Long weekend Getaways

Happiness comes in Long Weekends!

Did you know that 2019 has the same calendar as 2013? Mind-blown right? Here’s another piece of information that’s sure to get you to put on your thinking cap. For all the ambitious travelers and weekenders, 2019 is your year to go explore and achieve your travel goals with these 15 long weekends.

We have put in a list of all such long weekends getaway places you could visit to check off destinations from your to go list. Don’t compromise your leaves and go explore the pristine beaches, misty hills, chilly lakesides and make 2019 a memorable year for you.
Here’s how you could spend your long weekend getaways.

January 2019

January Calendar

12th Jan – Saturday
13th Jan – Lohri
14th Jan – Makar Sankranti
15th Jan – Pongal

Where to go:  A perfect escape from the shackles of monotony, go kite flying this long festive weekend at SaffronStays Constellation. A cluster of 3 magnificent 5-Bedroom homes: Cassiopeia, Aquila, Orion; this long weekend getaway destination in Khandala is perfect for a sky full of multicoloured kites. Feast on Sweet Pongal dishes and don’t forget to say “Tilgul ghya ani godgod bola” when you exchange these sweet tilguls. So why wait? Hurry and bring along your large group of friends or family to celebrate these festivals and have a laid back weekend.

Poolside area

February 2019

February Calendar

16th Feb – Saturday
17th Feb – Sunday
18th Feb – Take a leave
19th Feb – Shivaji Jayanti

Where to go: Looking for a better way of showing your affection this weekend post-Valentine’s day? What better than arranging your special long weekend getaway at SaffronStays? Blessed with an infinity pool overlooking the mountains and a gorgeous garden right out of  Mills and Boons romance, SaffronStays Un Bel Di is your place to be. With its Balinese aura, this private pool villa beckons you to celebrate choicest occasions and create memorable memories. So whisk away your loved ones this long weekend and have the time of your life!

Romantic Getaway Villa, Poolside Villa

March 2019

March Calendar

1st Mar – Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati Jayanti
2nd Mar- Saturday
3rd Mar – Sunday
4th Mar – Maha Shivratri

Where to go: Have a soft corner for lakeside homes? What better than planning this long weekend getaway at SaffronStays L’Attitude! Wake up to amazing views of the expansive lake at this 3-bedroom home located in Kamshet. A divine retreat for all nature lovers, this home is your personal pad of solace and solitude. Bring over your group of friends and bond over a glass of wine in this earthy home.

Hillside Villa

20th Mar – Holika Dahan
21st Mar – Holi
22nd Mar – Take a Holiday
23rd Mar – Saturday
24th Mar – Sunday

Where to go: Nashik is the perfect destination for you to spend your 5-day long weekend getaway magnificently. Plan a trip with your large group of friends and celebrate Holi at SaffronStays Mega Farms. An exact representation of your childhood scenery drawing, this home is situated amidst lush green lawns and a placid river surrounded by mighty mountains in Igatpuri. Relive your childhood and roll along these lawns or just lie around basking in the glory of nature. So pack your bags and hop on this time machine that’ll take you back in time this long weekend.

Lakeside Villa

April 2019

April Calendar

17th April – Mahavir Jayanti
18th April – Take a Holiday
19th April – Good Friday
20th April – Saturday
21st April – Easter Day (Sunday)

Where to go: A perfect escape from the scorching summer heat, relax at SaffronStays Hillside Chalet a 4-bedroom wooden chalet with a private pool overlooking the Pawna Lake. A surprise gift from a daughter to her pillars in life, this paradise has the most beautiful memories of the happiest, mad, craziest times of the owner and her parents entrenched in every wall. Wake up to amazing views of the lake and experience the breezy atmosphere a city may seldom provide. So come abode this woodsy Swiss chalet and spend time catching up with your friends and family this long weekend.

Hillside Villa, Valley View

May 2019

May Calendar

4th May – Saturday
5th May – Sunday
6th May – Take a Holiday
7th May – Birthday of Rabindranath

Where to go: Up for a vacay with your family this long weekend? What better than the misty hills of Himalaya! Perched on a hilltop in the village of Talwari, over 5,500 ft. in the Garhwal Himalayas, SaffronStays Tridiva is a comfortable home offering spectacular views of the Nanda Devi Range through its large glass windows. Go on glacier treks and experience the serene surroundings like never before. So if the north is on your list of places to visit, a trip to this home is a must for your long weekend getaway.

Hillside Villa

June 2019

June Calendar

15th Jun- Saturday
16th Jun- Father’s Day

Where to go: Give your father a quick family holiday at SaffronStays Falcon Hill this Father’s Day. Located on the misty hilltop of Lonavala, feel on top of the world and watch as the interiors merge with the amazing landscape. Make the most of your relaxing long weekend getaway and have a bonding session with your family. This home is sure to leave you with fond memories to ponder on.

Lonavala Hillside Villa with pool

July 2019

July Calendar

4th Jul – Rath Yatra
5th Jul – Take a Holiday
6th Jul – Saturday
7th Jul – Sunday

Where to go: How about a quick trip to Alibaug? An escape from the frenzied city life, SaffronStays Masaya is a 3-bedroom villa located just 15 minutes away from the Mandwa Jetty. For those looking for peace and quiet within a nature retreat or a party pad in a private setting, there’s nothing better than this spacious abode! Leave no one behind and let your furry friends tag along with you! This pet-friendly villa with modern comforts is designed in such a way that you can enjoy nature at it’s finest. So pack your bags and head over this long weekend getaway.

Long Weekend Getaway

August 2019

August Calendar

10th Aug – Saturday
11th Aug – Sunday
12th Aug – Bakri Id/ Eid-ul-Adha

Where to go: Fond of pristine beaches and serene atmosphere? What better than staying at SaffronStays Salt Rim, Korlai. Adorned in hues reminiscent of Goan and Portuguese architecture, this gorgeous 2 bedroom villa is a charming weekend getaway. Wake up to the sound of waves crashing on the rocks and take longs walks at night under the moonlight sky.

Starry Night

15th Aug – Independence Day
16th Aug – Take a Holiday
17th Aug – Saturday
18th Aug – Sunday

Where to go: Head over with your large group of friends and family to SaffronStays MJ Farms. Situated on a massive estate with well-manicured lawns, this 5 bedroom villa is an ideal long weekend getaway in Uran. A paradise for all nature lovers, this home boasts of lush green vegetable patches as well as a greenhouse that grows red succulent strawberries. Tasty much? Also, try something out of the box and try your hand at hydroponic farming and pisciculture.


September 2019

September Calendar

7th Sept – Saturday
8th Sept – Sunday
9th Sept – Take a Holiday
10th Sept – Muharram
11th Sept – Onam

Where to go: Perched on a hillside, SaffronStays Fragrant Sun is sure to blow your minds away with its expansive views of the Mulshi Lake and earthy decor. The house is surrounded by lawns with a bonfire sit-out, gardens, fruit trees, herbs and vegetable patches. So gather around your friends and have a bonding session under the moonlit sky! With mesmerising views of the surrounding valleys, this 4 bedroom villa ensures that guests have the time of their lives this long weekend.

Outdoor eating space at Fragrant Sun

October 2019

October Calendar

5th Oct – Saturday
6th Oct – Sunday
7th Oct – Take a Holiday
8th Oct – Dusshera

Where to go: Looking for a quiet trip with your loved ones? SaffronStays Crescent Bay is your ideal long weekend getaway. Have a fun-filled bonding session with your family at this 3 bedroom villa in Nashik. With breathtaking views of the Vaitarna Lake right from the infinity pool, drown away all your workday blues and have a laidback vacay. Be it the pool or the balcony or the lawn or the rooms, the views of the lake will keep you company and provide a serene backdrop.

Lakeside Villa

17th Oct – Karva Chauth
18th Oct – Take a Holiday
19th Oct – Saturday
20th Oct – Sunday

Where to go: Plan a romantic long weekend getaway at SaffronStays 9 Palms with your loved on this Karva Chauth. Set on 6-acre estate this 5 bedroom villa with its private pool and landscaped gardens is quite the ideal getaway for a relaxing time-out. Take long walks and catch stunning views of the sky a city seldom permits.

Poolside Villa

26th Oct – Saturday
27th Oct – Diwali
28th Oct – Govardhan Puja
29th Oct- Bhai Duj
30th Oct – Take a Holiday
31st Oct – Halloween

Where to go: Like the idea of spending your Diwali in Jaipur? SaffronStays Jaipura Garh is 6 bedroom haveli that emanates exuberant charm reminiscent of the 1800s when it was built. Perfect for small vacay with your large group of friends and family, witness a melting pot of cultures, encounter fascinating anecdotes of history and take your taste-buds on a roller coaster ride. When in Jaipur, don’t forget to plan your long weekend getaway at SaffronStays Jaipura Garh!

Jaipur Dance

November 2019

November Calendar

9th Nov – Saturday
10th Nov – Sunday
11th Nov – Take a Leave
12th Nov – Guru Nanak Jayanti

Where to go: As the wedding season commences, you can now host small wedding functions at SaffronStays Kamal Farms, Karjat. Situated by the river amidst verdant greens, this weekend getaway destination could be your ideal wedding venue. The rich foliage encompassing the home provides a cool respite and absolute privacy. Experience laughter and happiness in every inch of this home as you sit together and recall all the funny moments. Step into a world of peace and fun as you spend your time with your loved ones in this home.

Villa for large gatherings

December 2019

December Calendar

21st Dec – Saturday
22nd Dec – Sunday
23rd Dec – First day of Hanukkah
24th Dec – Christmas Eve
25th Dec – Christmas

Where to go: Looking for a perfect escape from the humdrum of the city life? Ditch the overcrowded roads of Mahabaleshwar for SaffronStays Girijyot in Bhor. A 3-bedroom rustic abode enveloped by the raw beauty of nature, this home is so welcoming that you may never want to leave! With a traditional Tulsi plant in the courtyard, raw stone walls and gabled roofs, this earthy home is sure to add more warmth to your holiday.

Rustic abode amidst lush greenery

Don’t forget to plan your long weekend getaways accordingly. Make the best of your travel experience this year and enjoy your holidays to the fullest with SaffronStays!

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