Frequently Asked Questions

Nostravila, Lonavala is a one-of-a-kind resort comprising of the best luxury villas in Lonavala. Surrounded by forests on 3 sides, it is a couple-friendly hotel in Lonavala. Thanks to our unique location, the views at Nostravila are unmatched. Envisioned by Mr. Mehernosh Sidikala Architect, a renowned architect, Nostravila is the perfect blend of his architectural sensibilities and the wonders of nature. Come here to “Hit pause on your busy life.”
Being one of the best luxury villas in Lonavala, we have stringent safety standards. All our staff is double vaccinated. All our rooms and private pools are thoroughly sanitized after every guest's stay, no matter the duration. Our kitchen adheres to the most stringent cleanliness standards to provide you with world-class food in a 100% safe environment.
Surrounded on 3 sides by forests, each private pool villa has breathtaking views of the valley and is sure to give you unabated access to nature and its beauty.
Road / Air
From Pune - Pune International Airport, Lohegaon is the nearest airport located about 82 km away from this family resort in Lonavala. By road, Nostravila is approximately a 2-hour drive from Pune.
From Mumbai - to Nostravila Lonavala, is 104 km or approximately 2 hours, 20 minutes away by car from Mumbai. Hail a cab and enjoy the ride!
Train- Khandala Railway Station, located about 15 kilometers away from Nostravila is the nearest railway station. A 30 min scenic drive in a car/taxicab should get you to Nostravila from the Railway station.
Being the best hill view resort in Lonavala, our location gives us the unique advantage of being located in the midst of some of the best hiking trails. Carry sturdy shoes, a full-sleeved shirt, pants, a hat, and some mosquito repellant to enjoy a trekking experience like no other. Since most of our rooms are private pool villas, definitely bring along some swimwear or loungewear. If you are visiting this family resort in Lonavala in the monsoons or winter, carry raincoats/umbrellas or warm clothing for the family.
1. Lohagarh fort - A short lovely trek upto the fort leads you to the Lohagarh Fort. The views from the top are breathtaking - see Pawna lake, Valwan lake, and a vast expanse of soothing green. Your kids will love it just as much as you.
2. Bhushi Dam: The best time to visit is during the monsoons when the dam overflows and forms a waterfall. Sit by and relax with the water flowing over your feet for the most serene experience.
3. Karla Caves: A historic and religious sight, Karla caves are a must-visit. A climb of about 200 steps takes you to the temple of Ekvira (Maa Durga). These ancient caves are under the management of ASI to keep their historical value intact.
Be sure to get in touch with the Nostravila management for the best local tips on food and shopping. They are sure to know gems which you won’t find in any travel book. Easy access to these sites is what makes Nostravila the preferred choice as a family resort in Lonavala.
We do have seasonal insects and to counter that, each of our private pool villas have plug-in mosquito repellants.
We have free activities like badminton, table tennis, forest trail (daily at 5pm), bird garden. Chargeable activities include ATV rides and horse riding.
As much as we love nature and animals, we have a no pets policy at Nostravila, Lonavala.
Yes, you can ask for the details while booking.
Due to our remote location, the mobile network is unstable and available in pockets. Wi-Fi is available in all rooms you can work from your Villa and make video calls.
Children below 5 years stay free.
We love to make our guests feel special and strive to make their stay at Nostravila memorable. Decor setup can be made on arrival for occasions. Cake as per your choice can be organized with the message on the cake. Candle light dinner set up can be organized. All this is chargeable. You can make a special request for the same at the time of booking.