One of the major roads in Pune, Jangali Maharaj Road, better known as JM Road, goes through the center of the city. Owing to its prominence, there are loads of hotels along it. The popular budget hotels near JM Road are FabHotel Gandharva Shivajinagar and FabHotel Lakme Executive FC Road. All FabHotels have attractive deals as well that you can across when you make online hotel booking.
About JM Road
JM Road is one of the busiest roads in Pune. It is named after Sadguru Jangali Maharaj, whose ashram is near it. Beginning from Garware Chowk, it heads northwards before meeting Mumbai-Pune Highway at Abhiyantriki Mahavidyalaya Chowk. Some of the companies that have set up their office along or near JM Road are Softzeal Technology, Savvy Tekmate, Ikon Solutions, Acceltree Software Private Limited, Kan Biosys Private Limited and Thermo Fisher Scientific India Private Limited. Maximus Globe Corporate Solutions, Blend InfoTech, Infort Technology Pvt. Ltd, Knowledge Divine Information Technology Pvt. Ltd, Prabha Consulting Engineers, Hathway Datacom Pvt. Ltd, The Sun Infosystems, Itpreneur Data Systems, Ashta Vinayaka Engineering Works, Arich Infotech, Ibex International Business Extroverts and Tata Teleservices Limited are some other companies with offices here.
Shopping and Dining near JM Road
Owing to its central location, JM Road has loads of shopping hubs and dining venues along it. The cafes and restaurants in the area include Nims Café, The Chocolate Room, Café Coffee Day, Starbucks Coffee, Sweet Mess and Café Table Talk. Some of the most visited restaurants here are Crazy Cheesy, Barbeque Nation, Sukanta, McDonald’s, Wadeshwar, Supreme Corner, Shahji’s Paratha House, Gandharv, Bamboo House, Malhar Khanaval, Rolls Mania, Sips and Bites, Malgudi Express, Shailaja Restaurant & Bar, Royalty Italy and Naturals Ice Cream. All renowned international retail brands have their showrooms here, including Nike, Van Heusen, Levi’s, Allen Solly, Fast Track, Adidas, HP and Nikon.
Attractions near JM Road
One advantage of staying at economical hotels near JM Road is easy accessibility to several tourist attractions, such as:
• Bal Gandharva Rangamandir (270 m)
• Mahatma Phule Museum (450 m)
• Pataleshwar Temple (750 m)
• Shaniwar Wada (1.5 km)
• Chhatrapati Sambhaji Garden (1.8 km)
How to Reach JM Road
The best way to reach JM Road is public transport as many buses ply on it from around the city. You can also hire a taxi to reach the area. Since the road meets Mumbai-Pune Highway, you can travel easily to the Financial Capital of the country. FabHotel Pranava Navi Mumbai and FabHotel Parimeet Navi Mumbai are among the best budget hotels in Mumbai. The nearest railway station is Shivaji Nagar Railway Station, just 1.7 km from it, while Pune Junction Railway Station is 4.3 km away. Pune International Airport is located around 10.7 km away from JM Road.