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Get an overview of this hotelSpectacular vistas from Mahabaleshwar hotel near Kate's Point


Mountainside perch

Surrounded by acres of verdant woodlands, this mountainside hotel offers breathtaking views of the Sahyadri Mountains and the Krishna Valley with its meandering river. Kate's Point is a 15-minute walk. Mahabaleshwar's main market is 4 km away.

Restaurants, pool, spa

Dining temptations include outdoor barbecue and Italian restaurants, a vegetarian restaurant, and a bar perched on the edge of the hotel, overlooking the valley. Other highlights include an outdoor pool, a spa tub, a disco, and the Prana Spa.

Variety of views

Spacious guestrooms feature views of the valley, gardens, or forest. Decor and amenities vary, but all include premium bedding, flat-screen TVs, coffee/tea makers, minibars, and complimentary Wi-Fi. Bathrooms come with designer toiletries.

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities will be closed from 31 August 2016 to 23 November 2016 (dates subject to change):
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Spa tub

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Up high on a mountainside, this eco-friendly Mahabaleshwar hotel is known for its panoramic views, top-notch restaurants, recreational activities, rejuvenating spa, and wide variety of well-appointed guestrooms.

Dining options include the outdoor Olive Garden, featuring Italian favorites; the Pavilion, overlooking the Krishna River Valley; Angaare, an outdoor barbecue restaurant; and Prasadam, serving vegetarian dishes. The Over the Edge Bar is perched on the edge of the hotel, facing the mountains and forests. Room service is available 24 hours a day.

Brightland Resort & Spa's solar-heated outdoor pool and spa tub face the verdant valley. The Prana Spa offers a sauna and holistic treatments based on Ayurvedic, Asian, and Western traditions. A discotheque hosts DJ entertainment and dancing on weekends, and movie and sports screenings during the week. A garden and an arcade/game room are onsite. Recreational amenities include basketball, table tennis, and yoga classes on site, and golf and horseback riding are available nearby. The hotel also offers a complimentary children's club.

  • Total number of rooms - 74 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Garden 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Sauna 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Children's club 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Nightclub 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • Free self parking 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Conference space 
  • Health club 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Outdoor pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Refrigerator  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Phone 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • DVD player 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pillow menu 
  • LCD TV 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cable TV service 

Where to Eat

The Olive Garden - This outdoor restaurant showcases Italian cuisine, prepared in an open kitchen. Pizzas are freshly baked in a wood-fired oven.

Pavilion - Overlooking the Krishna River Valley, Pavilion features Indian and Chinese specialties. Many ingredients come directly from local organic farms.

Angaare - Dine under the stars at Angaare, the outdoor barbeque restaurant, while enjoying the warmth of the bonfire at night and the view of the valley during the day. The menu offers an extensive selection of both vegetarian and non-vegetarian kebabs.

Prasadam - At this vegetarian restaurant, seasonal vegetables are sourced from local organic farms. The chef can accommodate special dietary requests.

Over the Edge Bar - Perched on the very edge of the hotel, this bar overlooks the dense forests, the Sahyadri Mountains, and the backwaters of the Dhom Dam. Enjoy cocktails inside by the fireplace or out on the terrace.

Room service is available 24 hours a day.

Nearby Things to Do

Brightland Holiday Village features an outdoor pool and spa tub with valley views, and a complimentary children's club is available. A fitness center, tennis courts, game room, basketball, table tennis, and yoga classes are also offered on site.

About a 15-minute walk from the hotel, Kate's Point stands at a height of 1,290 meters. Here, visitors can hike, go horseback riding, or simply take in the spectacular views of the Krishna Valley and the Dhom Dam. Golfing is also possible nearby.

The recreational activities listed below are available onsite or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Volleyball on site 

Spa Services

Featuring 9 private suites, each with its own steam room and shower, the Prana Spa offers holistic treatments based on Ayurvedic, Asian, and Western traditions. A small boutique sells the spa's homemade natural products. An in-house Ayurvedic doctor is available for consultations.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 7 PM

Special check-in instructions:

To register at this property, guests who are Indian citizens must provide a valid photo identity card issued by the Government of India; guests who are foreign nationals must present a valid passport and visa.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No cribs (infant beds) available


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway bed fee: INR 2000 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Brightland
  • Brightland Mahabaleshwar
  • Brightland Resort
  • Brightland Resort Mahabaleshwar
  • Brightland Holiday Village Mahabaleshwar

We should mention

A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December. A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December.

Renovation Special

Book a stay in any room or rate plan for travel now - November 10, 2016 and receive a discounted room rate due to the poolside renovation.

Discount reflected in rate displayed at time of booking. Offer subject to availability. Offer is not valid with groups/conventions and may not be combined with other promotional offers. Other restrictions may apply.

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