Known famously as the ‘Jewel of the Sahyadris’, Lonavala is the perfect getaway from the chaos of the metropolis. An easy-breezy getaway from the likes of Mumbai an....
WHY YOU'LL LOVE IT HERE
Jewel of Sahyadris
Lonavala has lush green valleys, stunning waterfalls, serene lakes and remarkable caves to explore.
Perfect weekend getaway
The Hosteller Lonavala is just a 2 hour drive from Mumbai, making it a convenient weekend getaway.
We host daily fun activities at the hostel like movie nights, music sessions, evening walks, karaoke etc.
Wash away the stress, host a dance party or indulge in a game of Marco Polo with your squad in our big pool.
Lonavala Railway station - 3 km. One can reach from this train station to the hostel using local cabs or buses.
The distance between the hostel and the Lonavala bus stand is 3 km.
Closest airport is the Lahegao Airport, Pune which is 100 km away from The Hosteller Lonavala. You may hire local cabs from the airport. They charge on the basis of km driven & waiting time.
10 AM - 8 PM
8 AM - 10 AM, 1 PM - 3 PM & 6 PM - 10 PM
Strictly mandatory to follow all Covid guidelines as mandated by GOI at all times during the stay. For more details, refer to our policies.
We have a doctor, ambulance, or such facilities on call in case of any emergency.
All common spaces at the hostel are CCTV secured.
The Hosteller reserves the right to admission based on the discretion of the management.
For all guest-related policies, refer to the policies which can be located on the main page.
What is the location of The Hosteller Lonavala?
The Hosteller Lonavala is located in Kunenama, Near Fariyas Resort Next to Platinum Square Society, Lonavala 410301
Which is the nearest airport?
The nearest airport is Lahegao Airport in Pune.
Which is the nearest railway station?
Pune Railway Station is the nearest, about 70 km away.
What is the best time to visit Lonavala?
July - September, December - February is the best time to visit Lonavala.
Does The Hosteller Lonavala have a cafe?
Yes, we have an in-house cafe.
Is the hostel pet friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at The Hosteller Lonavala.
Is smoking allowed inside the property?
Smoking is allowed only in the designated smoking areas and not in any rooms or indoor common areas.
Is outside food allowed at the property?
Guests can order & consume outside food in the designated dining areas and private rooms only.
Is breakfast included in the room rate?
If breakfast is included, it will display "Breakfast Included" below the room type. If it is not mentioned, breakfast is not included.
Does the hostel have Wifi?
We have good wifi which is suitable for workation.
Are there lockers in the dorms?
We provide lockers in the dormitories only. Every bed has an attached locker for guests to keep their valuables. It is advised that you carry a lock for the locker if needed. However, availing a padlock from the reception will be subject to availability and at an additional cost. It is advised that you carry a lock.
Is the hostel available for special events?
Yes, you can send an email to email@example.com
What are some things to do in Lonavala.
There is Lohagad Fort for trek enthusiasts, also there’s a wax museum, and you can go to Karla caves & Bhushi Dam. Also, you can take a day off to Pune for Sinhagad Fort, Khadakwasla Dam, Mastani Mahal etc.
Does the hostel have parking?
Yes, but the parking is subject to availability.
Do the rooms have attached washroom?
Yes, every room has an attached washroom.
How far is The Hosteller Lonavala from Mumbai?
The Hosteller Lonavala is 85 kms away, it takes 1.45 hours to reach.
Is power backup available in your property?
Yes, power backup is available.
Does the hostel have AC in rooms?
Yes, all rooms have air conditioning.
Are all the mobile networks available at the property?
Jio and Airtel network works well.
Amazing place for a 'Getaway' weekend! Beautiful location, a soothing environment, and wonderful services! A must visit with friends/cousins ♥️
The stay was amazing. The staff is very helpful. We enjoyed ourselves a lot and made new friends here. It’s very affordable also. The vibe of the property is very cool.
It feels like a home away from home, a beautiful place surrounded by nature and the staff is so polite and humble. Love every second of my time there.
The Hosteller is a chain of backpacker hostels and is well suited for young backpacking travellers. As a brand, we do not recommend families and do not allow all those below 18 years of age to stay with us with the exception of Bhandardara, Kasar Devi, Agra, Jim Corbett, Naukuchiatal, Ramgarh, Tirthan Valley & Kareri till June 30, 2023. Please Note: Guests below the age of 18 are not allowed in the dorm rooms.
Guests with local IDs will be allowed admission to our hostels except for Jodhpur, Mussoorie by The Stream Side, Shangarh, Chikmagalur, Fort Kochi, Coorg and Coorg Madikeri.
Visitor (Non-resident guests) timings: 10 AM to 8 PM only. In case the guest wants to meet the visitor, they can do so in our waiting area or common spaces. Note, visitors are not allowed inside any of the rooms, at any time.
Drugs/Substance/Alcohol abuse is STRICTLY prohibited at all our hostels. In case anyone is found possessing or consuming drugs/alcohol during their stay, strict action shall be taken against him/her and the person would be asked to vacate the hostel immediately and would be blacklisted from staying at our hostels forever.
All our hostels have dedicated smoking areas. Smoking inside the dorms is strictly prohibited.
We cannot guarantee accommodation in the same dorm room in the case of 3 or 4 people travelling together. Allocation of a room in a specific private room category may vary depending on availability. That will strictly be subject to availability until the time of check-in.
All cancellations, if informed 7 days prior to the check-in date, shall be eligible for a 100% refund. In case cancellations happen within 7 days of the check-in date, there wouldn’t be ANY refund and will attract 100% cancellation charges. If the guest doesn’t show up they will be charged the total price of the reservation.
Any and all cancellation requests are attended to by the central reservations team. To cancel your booking, kindly write to them at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please make sure to mention your reservation ID and all relevant details in the same e-mail.
Cafe Moondrops (not operated by The Hosteller) serves vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian options. To maintain the backpacking culture and community spirit we promote self service in all our cafes.
We are a PET-FRIENDLY hostel chain. All our locations with the exception of Mussoorie By The Stream Side, Jaisalmer Sam Sand Dunes, Mukteshwar, Jodhpur, Jeolikote & Lonavala allow pets in private rooms. Please Note: Pets are not allowed in the dorms and guests are fully responsible for the upkeep of their pets and will be liable for any damages caused.
We shall accommodate people as per guidelines issued by the state or the central government and all guests are advised to adhere to it strictly.
We advise our guests to do a pre-arrival check-in to ensure contactless service. We shall be sending pre-arrival check-in emails to all guests.
Our cafes are also sanitized 3 times a day to ensure servicing our guests with freshly prepared food.
Guests are advised to strictly follow management guidelines & ensure social distancing at all costs.