Winter is a great time to escape the urban routine and go someplace nice with your family. It is when most places in the plains of India offer salubrious weather that is ideal for lovely vacations. Take Mumbai for instance. It is surrounded by some amazing holiday destinations which are home to marvelous family resorts that offer great offers during winter. It is a great time to leave all your worries behind and get your family together for some happy times. After all, life is all about these little trips and the memories you make on them, isn’t it? So, here are some of the best family holiday resorts near Mumbai to take your loved ones in winter 2017.

The Duke’s Retreat, Lonavala

Duke's Retreat in Khandala

Duke’s Retreat in Khandala

One of the most popular holiday resorts in the Lonavala-Khandala region, The Duke’s Retreat stands at a great location and offers great amenities, facilities and activities to its guests. With clean and spacious rooms that offer lovely views of the mountains, a swimming pool, a bar, a restaurant and nearby attractions like Khandala Lake, the Duke’s Retreat is a great family resort for a weekend trip.

Approximate price per room per night: Rs 7000

Atmantan, Pune

atmantan

Atmantan Wellness Center in Pune

Perhaps the most amazing weekend getaway from both Mumbai and Pune, Atmantan is a wellness centre that will spring you back to life with its serene ambiance, stunning location and relaxing yoga and meditation packages. Whether you are a couple looking for a majestic experience or a solo woman traveler craving some alone time, Atmantan is the place for you! CHECK OUT Top 9 Yoga Centres in India

Approximate price per room per night: Rs 12000

Villa San Lawrenz, Lonavala

Lonavala in Maharashtra

Lonavala in Maharashtra

Most people who have been to Villa San Lawrenz in Lonavala have great things to say about it. The splendid decor of its rooms is in line with the heart-warming hospitality of its staff members. It is located close to most Lonavala attractions and offers modern amenities, spacious rooms and a comfortable stay in the heart of Lonavala.

Approximate price per room per night: Rs 7000

Malhar Machi, Mulshi

Malhar Machi

If you love nature, then you would never want to leave the Malhar Machi in Mulshi. Located amidst the glorious Sahyadri range, Malhar Machi offers stunning panoramic views of the surrounding mountain and a pleasant getaway from the crazy city hustle bustle. It is THE place to be for a holiday amidst nature.

Approximate price per room per night: Rs 12000

The Machan, Lonavala

The Machan

The Machan

Known as one of the finest places to stay in Lonavala, The Machan is a sought-after holiday resort in the woods. Nestled amidst breathtaking natural beauty with great views and splendid ambiance, the Machan is ideal for those who are fine with burning a hole in their pocket for a breathtaking experience. Most packages need you to book a minimum of two nights but it is totally worth the money. DO SEE 10 tree house resorts in India that look absolutely magical!

Approximate price per room per night: Rs 11000

Radisson Blu Resorts and Spa, Alibaug

Radisson Blu in Alibaug

Radisson Blu in Alibaug

Radisson resorts and spa offers luxury at its very best. Surrounded by natural beauty and full of modern amenities and rejuvenating services, the Radisson resort and spa in Alibaug is ideal for a relaxing break from the hectic life of the city.

Approximate price per room per night: Rs 7000

So, pick one of the weekends this winter and take your family on a memorable short trip to any of these wonderful holiday resorts near Mumbai. With the majestic winter season in your favor, you are sure to have the time of your life.