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THE DUKES RETREAT
Khandala
A Keys Resort

Dukes Retreat, Pune Mumbai Road, Khandala - 410 301, Maharashtra, India

The Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala, Maharashtra - IndiaThe Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala, Maharashtra - India

   

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Dukes Retreat is a premier Resort located at Khandala with 5-star facilities and a breathtaking view that is best in Khandala and Lonavala. Dukes Retreat is located on a hill along a 500 ft cliff that overlooks the entire Khandala Ghat.

Invitingly situated amidst the greenery, slopes and hills of Khandala, is "Dukes Nose", a majestic cliff on the Sahyadri range of mountains. Located at a 1 ˝ hours drive by car, or 2 ˝ hours journey by train from Mumbai and 45 minutes drive from Pune, this exotic rich green ambience is a feast for the eyes.

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ts naming however goes back to the British Regime, When Khandala was a heaven for the British Governors, Who wanted to spend their holidays amidst serenity. But the name "Dukes Nose" originated after the "Dukes of Wellington" who came to spend his holidays in Khandala. Even today people who come to Khandala, because of a striking similarity between the cliff and his long nose feel the Duke's presence.

When observed meticulously with a wink-eye look the cliff appears as if the Duke is sleeping back and taking a nap. The Local natives because of its resemblance to the hood of cobra, loving call the cliff "Nagfani"

   

Khandala Valley ViewThe Water Falls at Khandala - Khandala Valley View

   
The Dukes Retreat situated at 1850 ft above sea level, spread across 11 acres opened in 1991. The property is blessed with the beauty of nature.

At The Dukes Retreat, in addition to warm and friendly staff, you can expect to find attractive, finely appointed 62 centrally air-conditioned rooms (all double occupancy) of which 36 are Executive rooms, 18 Deluxe rooms and 8 Cottages.

Dukes Retreat is located at 100 kms from Mumbai, 65 Kms from Pune and 2 Kms from nearest railhead Khandala and is a renowned destination for weekend getaway and conferences. Dukes Retreat with its unmatched quality service, breathtaking view and luxury comforts make a favourite destination for : Conferences, Meetings, Picnics, Rejuvenation and Recreation, Weekend getaway, Product Launch, Film Shootings, Marriage parties.

Dukes Retreat - Valley View from Inside and Outside

   
The Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala,Deluxe Room The Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala, Deluxe Room
   
The Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala, Room View The Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala, Room View
   
The Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala, Restaurant View The Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala, Restaurant View
     
Accommodation :
The Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala, Executive Room ViewEach of the 80 rooms has a special view and whether you choose the Executive Rooms, Deluxe Rooms or Cottages, at Dukes Retreat. The Rooms are full of comfort.

Cottage Rooms  The 8 secluded cottages at Dukes Retreat are a nature lover’s delight. With majestic mountains for company, these 620 sq. ft cottages have their own living room, a separate bedroom and a beautiful private courtyard or garden at the rear. Ideal for a family of 4 to 6 persons, the two bedroom cottage features one master bedroom with a king-sized bed and a connecting living room, elegantly decorated. The Cottage offers a bathroom, a dining table for 4 and deck, which overlooks the garden.

The Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala, Executive Room ViewDeluxe Rooms The 18 Deluxe rooms are spacious 500 sq ft split level centrally air-conditioned rooms with character and a restful ambience.

Executive Rooms Relax within the green cover of the hills as you unwind in one of the 54 Executive rooms. Spread over 350 sq ft, including a large bathroom with a separate shower enclosure and smart amenities like a hairdryer etc. The rooms are tasteful, modern with classic retreat tones.

There are 80 centrally air-conditioned rooms: 54 executive rooms, 18 deluxe rooms and 8 cottages.
 
   
Rooms offer  
  • LCD TVs
  • A mini-bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Spectacular valley views
  • An extra sofa cum bed
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • A nightly turndown service
   

The Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala, Restaurant and Dining

The Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala, Restaurant and Dining

   

The Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala, Poolside View

The Dukes Retreat, Pune - Mumbai Road, Khadala, Poolside View

   
  • The Hotel offers a variations to Mughlai, Marwari and Gujarati (with a separate vegetarian kitchen specializing in Gujarati fare) along with Continental and Chinese food.
  • Panorama Café: For a light snack or something more substantial, or for a little tea or coffee break, come to our coffee shop, Panorama Cafe. The name says it all.
  • Highpoint Bar: Watch the hills, falls and misty mountains from the cliff-side bar as you sip on a wide selection of drinks, cocktails and mocktails in casual surroundings.
  • Room Service: Our 24 hour room service menu is perfect for those late night munchies.
  • DUCHESS RESTAURANT: the fine multi-cuisine restaurant offers a wide range of cuisines and a sumptuous buffet. A la Carte is also available
Facilities  
  • Beautifully landscaped gardens for walking
  • Games room/ Video games
  • Table-tennis
  • Carrom
  • Pool/ Snooker table
  • Badminton court
  • Children's play area
  • A selection of DVDs on hire
  • A selection of board games
  • Wi-Fi internet with seamless connectivity throughout the hotel
    
Pool and Spa
  • There is no better way to enjoy the view than while relaxing in our large swimming pool, with a separate safe children’s pool.
  • Need to de-stress, then our Kerala Ayurvedic Massage centre with expert medical guidance is the place for you to relax your body and mind. The ancient Indian medical science of Ayurveda is the perfect prescription to relax and unwind from the rigours of city life.
  • It is advisable to have the massage on a light stomach. Do not have a heavy meal at least one hour before the massage. As far as possible, consult the doctor at the massage centre. Make a prior appointment for that special, personal attention and advice.
  • The full-fledged Gymnasium is equipped with high-end machines as well as steam/sauna and Jacuzzi. The area is well designed with ultra modern equipment - cardio-vascular machines, treadmill, elliptical cross trainer, recumbent bike, abdominal bench, free weights.
    
TARIFF 2014
2 Nights Package
Till 15th June 2014
  with Breakfast All Meal Plan
Room Type Weekday Weekend Weekday Weekend
  Rs. Rs. Rs. Rs.
         

Executive Room

12998/- 16998/- 17798/- 22998/-

Deluxe Room

16998/- 20998/- 21798/- 26998/-

  

       

Cottage

20998/- 25998/- 26798/- 31998/-

  

       

Extra Person

1500/- 1500/- 3000/- 3000/-

Child (5-12 years)

50% 50% 50% 50%
         
  
  

MONSOON SPECIAL PACKAGE 2014
Minimum stay one or two nights
Valid from 16th June to 30th Sept 2014
except 15th, 16th, 17th August 2014

  with Breakfast All Meal Plan
Room Type Weekday Weekend Weekday Weekend
  Rs. Rs. Rs. Rs.
         

Executive Room

14300/- 18700/- 20000/- 24000/-

Deluxe Room

18700/ 23100/- 24000/- 28000/-

  

       

Cottage

23100/- 27500/- 30000/- 35000/-

  

       

Extra Person

1500/- 1500/- 3000/- 3000/-

Child (5-12 years)

50% 50% 50% 50%
         
  

Taxes Extra @ 17.42% + 3% Service Charge

Package Includes
  • Welcome Drink on Arrival, Accommodation, Buffet Breakfast for two, Lunch & Dinner
  • Also Access to Fitness Centre, Pool & Kids Zone
        

Check in time: 13.00 hrs  Check out time: 10.00 am
Tariff subject to change without notice.

           

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