Pune is also called the “Queen of the Deccan”. It is a rich green cosmopolitan city popular for its climate, educational institutions, and numerous tourist destinations close by. These all have made Pune a hotspot for migrants, especially students, who flock to this “Oxford of the East”, because of the well-known educational institutions that dot the city. Likewise, Pune has seen a huge development in the services sector with many IT institutions, corporates, and small-scale industries setting-up base here. Subsequently, this has made Pune a preferred city for working professionals as well.
Pune furnishes you with all that you have to have to enjoy a great life – Great climate, cool spots to live, buzzing nightlife, great academic and professional opportunities, and young and welcoming vibe – Pune has everything! So now that we have you convinced to pack your baggage and move to Pune, let’s look at some of the best places where you can find good accommodation in the city. On factors like connectivity, proximity to your college/ place of work, amenities, etc, here are some popular places for PG in Pune, where you will find options across price points:
Koregaon Park is one of the most elite and well-maintained areas in Pune. Basically a residential location, Koregaon Park has now transformed into a commercial center as well. With many eateries, pubs, and recreational areas, Koregaon Park or KP is home base for the young. Moreover, the lavish green environs and the number of parks make it the best spot in Pune to dwell in. Property rates at Koregaon Park can be on the costly side, however, some of the best hostels in Pune are found here. If you are someone who’s looking to invest in well-furnished rooms on rent, then this is the place for you.
Kothrud is situated in the south-west area of Pune and is recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records as the fastest growing suburb in Asia. It is also one of the most well-planned areas in Pune, with great connectivity, transportation options, and areas of residential and commercial interest. It has also seen the rise of managed accommodation options which are a great alternative to local PG/hostel solutions as they are fully-furnished and offer a host of amenities that are professionally managed.
Balewadi is a place in Pune that is located in the western part of the city, this place is a paradise for all nature lovers and has a good number of parks and gardens. It is also well-known for a host of popular eateries, has a well-connected transport network and good residential societies. As a result, it’s a popular location for rental accommodation. Managed accommodation providers like Stanza Living also have quite a few residences here, which you can check out on their website.
Hinjewadi is a cosmopolitan district situated in the North-West part of Pune. It is home to one of the biggest IT parks in India, as well as in close proximity to leading educational institutes. Hinjewadi has developed rapidly over the last few years with restaurants, shopping areas, parks, etc coming up, becoming a much sought after location by working professionals looking for a healthy mix of quiet and activity.
Kondhwa is a key residential location in Pune. This place is host to many schools, colleges, hospitals, restaurants, and other points of interest. The availability of some good housing options across various price points makes it a place preferred by most of the migrants. Stanza Living too has some amazing housing options in this area, which are pretty well outfitted.
These are the popular locations in which you should consider checking out for a comfortable stay, should you plan to move to Pune.