Hilton Shillim Estate, Maharashtra
The Hilton Shillim Estate is easily accessible from Mumbai and Pune, set in the stunning scenery of the Western Ghats. Surrounded by rolling hills, bamboo plantations and verdant grasslands, this wellness destination provides a truly scenic place for visitors to rest and rejuvenate. No matter what your objective The Hilton Shillim is a sanctuary for the mind, body and spirit.
Spanning over 320 acres, the retreat offers 99 all villa accommodation, each with their own private balcony, dedicated treatment area and al fresco shower. Several of the larger villas have private pools. The award winning on-site spa offers 17 treatment rooms and a menu exceeding 150 treatments. Guests can choose to simply relax and soak up the scenic surroundings, or indulge in one of the nine, spa wellness programmes on offer, spanning from 3 – 21 days.
On arrival having met with one of the resident wellness consultants, the treatments will further be tailored to the individual’s need. The therapies range from western to eastern practices, and include full Ayurveda, Reiki, Hydrotherapy, Watsu, meditation, yoga, Tai Chi, Naturopathy, Pranic Healing and pilates. There is mineral rich meditation cave and a relaxation centre, as well as a beauty salon and open air yoga pavilion.
Away from the spa, one can spend your days, learning new skills at the dance pavilion, pottery studio and extensive culinary classes, or trek through the breathtaking scenery to little known fort ruins and cliff top panoramas.
The Estate provides several large infinity pools, along with an array of restaurants, bars and the picturesque Tea House. Nutrition is key to the philosophy here and whilst one can indulge and enjoy delicacies from around the globe, there is also an extensive wellness aspect to the cuisine that can help to achieve specific wellness goals. Whatever your requirement the Hilton Shillim Estate can provide a retreat for all.