Our testimonials

  • “Worth every paisa.. Fantastic”

    ShoaibKhot, Mumbai - Blogspot.com

    Okay let me not talk about how to reach Matheran from Mumbai and all. Instead, let me talk about this wonderful hotel located just ahead of Monkey Point at Matheran. The hotel is Cecil Hotel, owned and run by a Parsi Couple, The Iranis. There is not much on the internet about this hotel. So, a little help from my side to all fellow travelers.

    ... But all our doubts were laid to rest the moment we stepped inside the Hotel. We reached at 9:30 AM and the very friendly staff advised us to have our breakfast first before we actually "check-in". The breakfast was amazing and delicious. Like most Parsi hotels, this one too is well maintained and has a unique old world charm and set up. The rooms in large row houses are scattered throughout the huge estate. We were a group of 18 and so we booked 5 rooms with very basic amenities.

    ... It is an ideal hotel for people who want to spend quality time with loved ones or by themselves.. totally isolated. You can start a bonfire at night... thats what we did and got lost in our own world. You stay here and you will surely feel in a different world. That said, this set up may not appeal every traveler but I enjoyed every moment there since it was a different experience all together. It was like going back in time... more


    PK289, Mumbai - TripAdvisor

    Hotel Cecil is a quiet and wonderful place to stay at in Matheran. It is situated at a short distance from the main Matheran market. It has a no frills ambeince and good food at reasonable prices. Spacious rooms for the family and play area for the kids... more

  • “Excellent Place....surrounded by silence....”

    Rikin007, Mumbai - TripAdvisor

    This is one place that you must visit if you wish to be in peace.. The hotel has small cottages with 4bed each. Few comes along with TV and AC. The food is served by the hotel which includes breakfast, lunch and dinner and is very tasty and mouth watering. Horse ride is highly recommended at this place, however do keep... more

  • “Cecil, The original”

    Friend59, Mumbai - TripAdvisor

    We just visted. Hotel has maintained its old heritage. Constructed by British having large rooms as well as bathrooms. It sreves only vegetarian food. Hospitality of people is excellent. Little away from hush bush of the market. Those who are repeaters to Matheran and want to stay in quiet cool place worth staying at this hotel... more