Marol is located in close proximity to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport and is a major commercial center in Mumbai. This has led to the coming up of several budget hotels in Marol. Some of the nearby staying options include FabHotel Galaxy Comforts Andheri East and FabHotel Aksa International Andheri East. For hotels near Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport, one can also choose from options like FabHotel Ascot International Andheri and FabHotel Savoy Suites Mumbai Airport. If you wish to travel further to the Pune city, there are several hotels in Pune that are a short drive away from city’s major business hubs.
A part of the Andheri East suburb, Marol is home to many significant biotechnology, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, electrical and power companies. Zytex, Indiana Gratings Private Limited, Arch Pharmalabs Limited, Nexgen Healthcare, Grindwell Norton Limited, The Tata Power Company Limited and Marine Electricals are to name a few. Reputed schools nearby include Prime Academy, St. John the Evangelist High School, Narayana e-Techno School and Bombay Scottish School. SevenHills Hospital, Medicare Hospital and Mukund Hospital are also present in the neighborhood.
Shopping and Dining in Marol
Shopping malls like Phoenix Marketcity and Oberoi Mall are located in close proximity to Marol. Other nearby shopping centers include Gokul Shoppe, Prime Mall, Infiniti Mall, Spykar Lifestyle and The Hub Mall. One can enjoy a wide variety of cuisines at Toast-Bistro & Bar, Ambrosia Café and Deli, Spirit, and Benzy’s. Experience luxury dining at Peshawri- ITC Maratha Hotel or Royal Palate- Hotel Bawa International.
Attractions in and around Marol
Marol offers easy access to several popular attractions of Mumbai. These include the following:
• St. John the Evangelist Church (2.4 km)
• Ganesh Temple (2.7 km)
• Powai Lake (6.5 km)
• ISKCON Temple (7.6 km)
How to Reach Marol
The best way to reach Marol is via rail. Andheri Railway Station is 5.4 km away from Marol and Jogeshwari Railway Station is 8.5 km. Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is located 4.8 km away from the locality. There are several buses connecting Marol to other parts of the city. Tata Power Centre (Marol), Borosil Glass Factory and Blossom Company are the nearby bus-stops that you can access. One can also commute via metro as the locality has its very own Marol Naka metro station.