Written By aarti saxena journalist mumbai
Tired of pinging on Whatsapp, checking posts on social media and generally everything digital? Head to Basho Resort Mulshi near Pune to get that ‘Me Time’ – just unwind and be with yourself or with family and friends and forget the world.
Basho is a quaint resort with cottages and tents with a capacity to accommodate four persons each. Basho provides guests with all the amenities required for a comfortable stay. Cushy bed, a seating area overlooks the calm Mulshi Lake and the hill beyond. Each accommodation has a sit-out area where you can sip your morning cuppa with butterflies flitting around and listen to the sweet trill of birds. The path to each cottage/tent is laced with exotic flowering plants and foliage which make it a pleasant and cheerful place for a getaway.
Basho restaurant next door provides guests with a la carte breakfast, wholesome meals (lunch plus dinner) and high tea which are all included in the package. The food here is multi-cuisine and owner and Executive Chef Prithviraj Chitnis and his wife Kalpana Chitnis take utmost care of the property to ensure a delectable and comfortable for their guests.
Take a dip in the swimming pool facing the lake or just laze around in the lounge chairs or read a book as you relax in them or meditate in their Meditation centre – whatever you plan to do at Basho, you are assured of coming back rejuvenated and energized to face the daily chores of your concrete world!