Central Mumbai is a locality in the heart of Mumbai that is well connected to other parts of the city via buses, taxis and trains. To accommodate the large number of people coming here from around the country, more and more hotels are coming up in the area. There are several 3-star hotels in Mumbai such as FabHotel Panchvati Residency Andheri West, FabHotel Elite 59 Andheri East and FabHotel Hill Park Mumbai Airport located in Cetral Mumbai. You can also look for hotels in South Mumbai like FabHotel Crawford Inn. All FabHotels offer bookings at all times of the year over the internet as well as phone.
About Central Mumbai
Central Mumbai is a bustling area that is close to several financial districts of the metropolis. It comprises the bustling localities of Andheri, Powai, Bandra, Sakinaka, Santacruz, Khar, Juhu, Chandivali and Vikhroli. Home to business centers, IT parks, residential pockets and industrial estates, The Central Mumbai is among the most significant parts of the city. In addition, the area also houses educational institutions like Mumbai University, National Institute of Industrial Engineering, IIT and Don Bosco Institute of Technology. Another reason for its prominence is that a lot of celebrities live here, making Central Mumbai an attraction in its own way.
Shopping and Dining in Central Mumbai
There are many retail hubs that tourists can make their way to when in the Central Mumbai area. Some well-known examples are R City Mall, Powai Plaza, Phoenix Marketcity, Infinity Mall and Fun Republic. Apart from these, people can also shop at Bombay Bazaar, Reliance Smart, Municipal Market, Four Bungalows Market, BMC Market, DMart, Usmania Market, Madina Market and Manu Market. When it comes to dining, Yauatcha Restaurant, Hotel Highway Gomantak, Elco, Su Casa, House of Mandarin, Zaffran, Indigo Delicatessen, 5 Spice, China Gate, Hakkasan, Kofuku, Persian Durbar, One Street Over, Bhaijaans, Gulf Trip and Joss are good options.
You can also try Little Italy, Estella, Malvani Aswad, Olive Bar & Kitchen, Pop Tates, Shanghai Chinese Cuisine, Shiv Sagar, Masala Library, Markaz, Farid Seekh Kebab Centre, Delicacy of China, Sammy Sosa, Ivy and Utsav. Besides, popular restaurant chains like Pizza Hut, Domino’s Pizza, Café Coffee Day, Starbucks, Burger King, McDonald’s and Barbeque Nation also have several outlets here. The preferred nightlife spots in Central Mumbai are Rude Lounge, The Irish House, Pali Village Café, Hawaiian Shack, Roundbar Global Fusion, Monkey Bar, The Bar Stock Exchange, Khar Social, The Elbo Room, Radio Bar, 3 Wise Monkeys, Tea Villa Café, Loyalty Lounge, The Beer Café and Bombay to Barcelona Library Café.
Attractions in and around Central Mumbai
Central Mumbai offers easy access to some of the city’s biggest attractions. Some of them are:
• Mahakali Caves (3.5 km)
• Snow World (5.6 km)
• Haji Ali Dargah (20.9 km)
• Sanjay Gandhi National Park (22.3 km)
• Gateway of India (29.2 km)
How to Reach Central Mumbai
Central Mumbai is connected to other parts of the country by Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport. The primary rail transit hub of the megacity, Mumbai Central Railway Station is 21.5 km from Central Mumbai. In addition, there are several stations on the Mumbai Suburban railway network here that connect you to around the city. Line 1 of Mumbai Metro traverses the locality, further making commuting easier. You can also take buses and taxis from around the city to reach Central Mumbai. Public transport is also available for neighboring cities like Pune. One can come across numerous hotels in Pune, such as FabHotel Lakme Executive FC Road and FabHotel Arya Hinjewadi.