Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals in Mahabaleshwar, India - Updated 2021

airbnb Mahabaleshwar, India

Mahabaleshwar is a beautiful place made of valley points, hills, and enchanting rivers. It is a popular go-to place for couples on their honeymoon, for travelers on magical holidays, and for nature lovers on an exciting adventure. Not only will you enjoy post-card-ready views, but you will also discover the roots of this incredible Indian region’s culture. Everything you see here has a story behind–even the houses you’ll find around are rich with a vibrant history. In this list, you will find some of the best vacation rentals, which provide amazing accommodations in addition to the best homestays and luxury resorts found in this part of India. Just read on and choose what’s closest to your heart. Ready? Here’s our list of the top Airbnb rentals in Mahabaleshwar, India.

1. Fully furnished bungalow (from USD 63)

This rental is a fully furnished bungalow located in a forested area of old Mahabaleshwar. The 1000-square-foot (93-square-meter) house has two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a spacious hall, and dining space. Having a queen bed in each of the rooms, this rental can sleep up to four guests. Other amenities include WiFi, a cable TV, a 24-hour supply of hot water, a backyard patio, and a barbecue grill. Note that there is no kitchen but meals will be catered for you upon request. Sightseeing can also be arranged.

Ground Floor Villa at Mahabaleshwar
Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra, India
5 reviews  Wifi Available
Entire bungalow 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
the place was good and very clean
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2. Clean and beautiful farmhouse (from USD 134)

If you prefer staying indoors while still enjoying nature, this is a perfect getaway home for you and your family. The house is surrounded by a lush green garden with korean grass, and sprinklers are added for a refreshing hot summer afternoon. (Doing a rain dance is not prohibited). You will have access to the entire villa and the surrounding areas inside the premises. The whole place will be privately yours during your stay. There are caretakers around to provide you with what you need and the hosts can easily be reached for other concerns.

Clean and Beautiful Farmhouse
Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra, India
40 reviews
Entire bungalow 19 Beds 16 Guests 4 Bedrooms 6 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 16

Top guest reviews
apart from one or two countryside bugs at night maintenance was clean in general
the whole place was clean
property was clean beautifully maintained and we had a great time meeting up school buddies
clean wide and spaces place with a lot free space to walk around
the resort is very well maintained and cleaned
the host made us feel like we were living at our own home
the host and owner made our trip very pleasurable the owner mahima took special care of all our needs
we had a great time :) also the breakfast served by the owner wasglovely
the host are very very helpful and are very welcoming
host provided us with a very good cook as well
however the location is very good
a really nice place close to satara city though far from the city hustle and bustle
a beautiful place located in between the western ghats
lovely place near satara for 3 families
it’s a beautiful spacious place
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3. Arowana Villa (from USD 183)

This is a 3-bedroom villa with a good location, just 4 kms away from Panchgani market and 12 kms from Mahabaleshwar market. Your stay comes with daily cleaning services and a free daily breakfast as well. You can enjoy a full view of the valley during the day. A kitchen and bathroom amenities are provided, as well as other essentials like TV, air conditioning, and Internet connection. Floor mattresses are also available.The place is not suitable for pets or parties, but you may smoke within the premises.

Arowana Villa
32 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 3 Beds 8 Guests 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 8

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms are very comfortable with cable tv in each room
the rooms were very clean and well maintained
the host was easy to communicate too
caretaker is great including the host
very much satisfied with the stay and quick response from the host
the caretaker gopal was friendly and a great cook
we did not but didn’t face any trouble have the care taker help us and cook too
location was easy to find and had a great valley view
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4. Spacious home with a valley view (from USD 43)

This vacation rental is just 10 minutes away from Panchgani market and it gives you the best indoor experience with a scenic view of the mountains. The place is clean and a caretaker will be around to meet your needs during your stay. There is a complimentary breakfast and snacks are provided for the guests. This house can accommodate up to 7 guests and features two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and a fully-equipped kitchen.

Affordable 2 BHK flat with Valley View
Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra, India
34 reviews
Entire residential home 2 Beds 6 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very nice and spacious apartment well maintained with good amenities having mountain view from the balcony
the stay was too comfortable
rooms were clean and specious
its very clean and maintained properly
the rooms were sparkling clean with most essentials provided
good hospitality and a friendly host
host is kind and generous
host is very helpful and responsive
pratik is an amazing host
great job to the host and great work done by the caretakers
location is very nice and quiet however it is only only 10 mins drive from panchgani market
good and quiet place located away from the crowd of the city
caretaker provides delicious food and maintains the place properly
those who enjoy secluded places will love the location
a place to just relax and unwind
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5. Heritage villa with two rooms (from USD 100)

This heritage villa can easily be spotted with its brightly-colored exteriors. The location is ideal if you’d like to be near Venna Lake. Guests are impressed with this property’s colonial architecture. The rooms are spacious enough for a group of 4 guests, and the beds can give guests of all sizes a comfortable sleep. The whole house is fully-functional and well-maintained to the extent that you wouldn’t even know it was built 150 years ago!

Heritage Villa 2 Rooms
Mahabaleshwar, MH, India
Entire villa 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

6. Premium 3 BHK Villa with valley view

This villa is another must-try if you’re traveling with a large group. It can accommodate up to 7 people. It has 3 bedrooms and a common space where you can find 5 mattresses and 2 couches. It is a quiet place and offers a beautiful view of the valley. it will make your Mahabaleshwar experience complete and truly memorable! There is no Internet access, but you won’t really mind that especially if you’re traveling to unwind and relax. The caretakers are accommodating and courteous as well. Complimentary breakfast is provided.

Premium 3 BHK Villa with valley view
Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra, India
28 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable and homely property with amazing food by the caretaker
the place was really clean and very well kept
it is maintained very clean and the description is accurate
place is clean and great hospitality
host pratik and the caretakers all were very responsive and courteous
the house keepers were hospitable and served a great breakfast
sangeeta the caretaker is indeed caring and looks after you and provides whatever is available on the property
the caretaker’s food is nice but the quantity and options of complimentary breakfast are very limited
we liked it and we are likely to be regular visitors of this place
great place a bit away from the main market but worth the view
good place located 10-15 kms outside mahabaleshwar - was tricky to find
however an ideal place for family friends gatherings
the villa is a bit far from city (around 10km) but the place is awesome
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7. Villa with nice nature views

If you want to spend your Mahabaleshwar vacation in a tranquil and refreshing accommodation, better check out this two-bedroom villa that sleeps up to ten guests. This lovely home is nestled amidst nature and overlooks the valley. Among its amenities are a complete kitchen, a spacious veranda, a living room fitted with a TV, and nice bathrooms. Your hosts will also provide you bathroom essentials and mosquito repellent. Wi-Fi and ample parking space are also available. Note that this property is located 6 km (3.73 mi) from the town center.

Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra, India
7 reviews
Entire townhouse 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

8. Spacious apartment with private pool

This spacious apartment is loved for its perfect location. It offers breathtaking views of the Pandav Gad. The whole space is clean with modern facilities such as a hot water geyser, a kitchenette, a refrigerator, coolers, and a television with cabinet facilities, as well as a washing machine. You can also enjoy scenic views from your terrace. Note that this property is located in Wai, which is 30-minutes away from Mahabaleshwar.

1600 sqft Spacious with sitout cum terrace
18 reviews
Entire house 3 Beds

9. Spacious sunset-view holiday home

If you’re looking for a stylish home during your Mahabaleshwar trip, you have to check this place. It has a colorful exterior and very spacious inside. It has two bedrooms, 3 washrooms, an outdoor sitting area, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a balcony. It is an ideal home for the holidays or if you simply want to relax and unwind while enjoying a great view. There is a strawberry farm within the premises, and you’ll have a lovely view of the sunset from where the house rests. The house is perfect for family gatherings or get-together with friends. It is definitely away from the crowd, but you can access nearby tourist attractions. The host, Pankaj, will give you great recommendations and will guide you all throughout your stay!

Spacious Sunset View Holiday Home
Entire bungalow 2 Beds

10. Home amidst a forest

If you’re looking for a place to unwind while having leisurely walks in the forest, you have to check out this property. It is ideal for 6 to 8 adults. It has a deck overlooking the forest, a perfect place to watch sunsets, the sunrise, and the moon at night. You will enjoy solitude here, and at the same time, you’ll feel warm and cozy inside. The furniture and artifacts in the interior create a warm ambience. There is an equipped kitchen where you can prepare tea, coffee, and breakfast. You can arrange with the hosts in advance if you’d like home-cooked meals. A barbecue equipment is also available upon request.

Home admist a forest
Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra, India
52 reviews
Private room in house 5 Beds 3 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
no tv wifi added to the peace :)
nice and clean place located in forest away from internet and tv
the place is spotless and kept quite clean by him
the house is tastefully made and kept clean spacious simple and comfortable
your maintained lawn was a perfect badminton ground the neat clean unblemished rooms washrooms really impressed us
care taker is helpful and provides delicious home cooked meals
the caretaker was helpful too
host is quick to communicate and offer help if needed
tanaya is an extremely friendly and accommodating host
tanaya is a great host who responded to all my queries promptly
the place is a located at a good place not very far from market
go for it great location in the forest away from the hustle and bustle
great place peace of silence and location was too owsem
regarding location it is a beautiful location and dense green home-stay
lovely place in a secluded location
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11. Casa de Vaz

This is a cozy home offering a comfortable bedroom, a fully-equipped kitchen, and a peaceful location. It can accommodate up to 16 guests (or six families) and features family-friendly amenities. Pets are also allowed in the villa. You can use the living room and mini gym and the kids can enjoy the trampoline or play in the garden. There is a spacious garage that can fit up to 5 cars. Entertainment is also provided: there’s a free use of karaoke for you and your loved ones!

39 reviews
Entire villa 10 Beds

12. Sunny, lush, and comfortable

This house rental is a two-bedroom bungalow with a hall, a kitchen, a parking area, and a garden. It is fully-furnished with all the amenities you need such as a cable TV, iron, heating, bath essentials, and more. Parking is free in the nearby premises, plus you will have your own lawn garden for a relaxing afternoon under the sun. Up to 6 guests can stay in this house. It is only 1.5 kms away from the main market and it will take you just a few minutes to reach the lovely Venna Lake.

Sunny, lush green and comfortable
93 reviews
Entire bungalow 2 Beds

Nature loves Mahabaleshwar

You can also say, Mahabaleshwar loves nature. Either way, you’ll find these statements true, especially when you get to experience living in these homes. There is plenty of space for big groups of travelers, and overwhelming spots for Instagram-worthy views of the mountains, hills, and other landscapes. Just staying inside the house is a wonderful vacation in itself, you’ll see!

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