Located in western Pune, Wakad is one of the prime financial and residential destinations in the city. There are both budget and luxury hotel deals in Wakad that you can check out on the internet. If you are looking for budget hotels in Wakad, then FabHotel Satish Executive and FabHotel Arya are great options. Those, who want hotels in Baner, can definitely try FabHotel Sadanand Hinjewadi Baner or FabHotel Atithi. Just like Pune, FabHotels has budget hotels in Mumbai as well including FabHotel Embassy Park BKC and FabHotel Hyson International MIDC.
Situated within the municipal limits of Pimpri-Chinchwad, Wakad is one of the fastest growing localities in Pune Metropolitan Area. It is home to Pushpak Business Hub, whereas the prominent financial districts of Hinjewadi and Baner can also be accessed from here. International Biotech Park in Hinjewadi is the major commercial zone nearby. Educational institutes like MARSIAN Technologies are located at a short distance. Prominent healthcare facilities in the locality include Saijyoti Hospital, Golden Care Hospital and Apex Hospital.
Shopping and Dining in Wakad
Leading brands like Biba and Levi’s have their stores in Wakad. Among the popular restaurants here are Euphoria Grill, Jalsaa, Wakad Taste Factory and Singh Saab Da Burger. White Square is a major shopping hub in the area.
Attractions in and around Wakad
Hotels in Wakad make accessing several popular attractions easy. These include the following:
• Morya Gosavi Ganapati Mandir (4 km)
• Shri Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex (5km)
• Ganesh Lake (8 km)
• St Ignatius Church (13 km)
• Joshi’s Museum of Miniature Railways (18 km)
How to Reach Wakad
The railway stations in the vicinity are Pimpri and Akurdi, situated around 8 km and 7 km away, respectively. Pune International Airport is about 21 km away and hosts flights to and from major Indian cities like Delhi, Bangalore, Jaipur, Goa, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Kolkata and Lucknow. There are BRTS bus routes like Nashik Phata-Wakad, Aundh-Ravet and Kalewadi Phata-Dehu Alandi. One can also take Pune-Mumbai Expressway to access Wakad.