The locality houses some of the prominent temples of Mumbai such as Balaji temple, Mata Amritanandamayi Math, Sri Ayyappa temple and Sri Shaneeswara temple. The popularity of this place lies with the presence of well-designed garden that adds to the beauty of the place. One of the famous among them is the Rock Garden that comes loaded with mini- amphitheater, playground for children, sculptures made from rocks, botanical garden etc.
The Parsik hill located nearby serves as a good place for a pleasant outing. This hill gives the most mesmerizing view of entire stretch of Nerul, Belapur and Seawoods. Toy Train Ride at Wonders Park is one of the major attractions in Nerul. The locality is also known for its sports complex named as DY Patil Stadium, which is a state of art cricket facility. A golf course is also set to come up soon in this node.
Nerul lies on three important highways in Navi Mumbai i.e. Palm Beach Road, Sion- way and Uran Road. Uran Road connects Nerul to proposed SEZ in Ulwe, Kalamboli and Dronagiri. The same road also connects the locality to the proposed International Airport. A major part of Palm Beach Marg passes through this locality and connects iv Gandhi Bridge with Mumbai- Highway.
The place is well connected to other parts of Mumbai through road, rail and BEST and NT buses. Auto rickshaws is an important part of the local transportation system here. The railway station connecting Panvel to CST is a major stop on the harbour line and at 5 kms driving distance lies CBD.
Schools and Hospitals
On educational front Nerul has some major educational institutes like Terna Medical and Engineering College, Dr D Y Patil College and schools like Balaram Patil, Tilak Public, Don Bosco, Sanjivani etc. Hospitals like Millenium , Patoria, Arihant, Savla, Deb, Dr. Pal ENT Hospital etc. are also present here.
Nerul boasts of a good entertainment zone. Places like Melting Magic Ice cream Parlor, Café Coffee Day, Smokin Joes Pizza, Dominos etc are some of favourite hangout spots here.
In addition to this the Parsik hill located nearby serves as a good place for a pleasant outing. The hill offers a mesmerizing view of the entire stretch of Nerul, Belapur and Seawoods. Toy Train Ride at Wonders Park is one of the major attractions in Nerul. The locality is also known for its sports complex named as DY Patil Stadium, which is a state of art cricket facility. A golf course is also set to come up soon in this node.
al Estate in Nerul
The robust infrastructural developments has helped Nerul’s real estate market to grow rapidly with the area being popular among upper middle and higher income groups.
Developers like Juhi, Laxmanbhai Construction, Group, Sadguru Group, Shelton Group, Galaxy etc. have launched their projects in this locality. Few notable residential properties in Nerul are Lawns by Developers , a by Kaamdhenu Builders, Moreshwar Plazza by Shree Ambica Developers, Venecia by Group, Icon by Rattan group etc. Unit size of apartments in Nerul range from 685 sq. ft. to 6,000 sq. ft. 18 projects are under construction and 8 are due for possession in 2014. Due to its close proximity to commercial centres the destination is expected to offer healthy and appreciating rental returns in future.