Santa Cruz East is a locality in western Mumbai. Vile Parle in the north, Khar in south, Juhu in west and Kurla, Bandra in the east form its boundaries. Santacruz derives its name from the Portuguese words that mean “Holy Cross”. It is a reference to a 150 year old cross located on Chapel Lane within the compound run by Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity trust. Santacruz East is the area that falls on the eastern side of the western local train network. Pajasa Service Apartments have a wide selection of service apartments in Santacruz East Mumbai.
Santacruz East consists of Maratha Colony, Prabhat Colony, Kalina and Vakola. It also consists of land belonging to Airport Authority of India. The airport terminal is a prominent land mark of Santacruz. It was the British who had set up the RAF Santacruz as a military airfield. Post-independence, the airfield was transferred to the Indian government for civilian use. Santacruz East has one of the two campuses of University of Mumbai in Kalina, which is one of the first three state universities in India. The Yoga Institute, which is known as the oldest organized yoga center in the world, is located in Santacruz. Pajasa Service Apartments have the best in class serviced apartments in Santacruz East, Mumbai.
Corporate: Vakola in Santacruz is home to the corporate headquarters of Asian Paints. It also has the headquarters of a large number of commercial banks that include Canara Bank, State Bank of India, The shamrao Vithal Co-Operative Bank, ICICI and NKGSB Bank. Also located in Santacruz East are the Directorate of Maharashtra Fire Service, Immigration Office, Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited and Reliance Energy. Other prominent companies in Santacruz East are real estate developers Kalpataru and Indoco Remedies. Our service apartments in Santacruz are located in close proximity to commercial areas.
Entertainment and Food: Santacruz East has the Santacruz gymkhana and the Young achievers Sports Club. It is in close proximity to Khar, which has a host of shopping and entertainment options. Santacruz East has some of the best restaurants due to the many 5 star hotels located here. Some of the best ones are China House, Fifty Five East and Celini at the Grand Hyatt, Divine and The Earth Plate at Sahara Star, Masala Library, Yuatcha, Jyran etc. Our service apartments in Santacruz East are close to many quality restaurants.