Borivali East has transformed into a major residential neighbourhood and is also a preferred choice for investors and end-users alike. Borivali is located in northwestern Mumbai and is home to several quaint Portuguese churches, Kanheri Caves and Mandapeshwar. There are several beautiful gardens located in Borivali and the railway line divides Borivali into its western and eastern parts. The Sanjay Gandhi National Park is also located nearby. The National Highway 8 or Western Expressway links Mumbai to Delhi and passes through Borivali East, ensuring good connectivity for residents.
The suburban railway network is easily accessible and there are several BEST buses plying here along with auto rickshaws and taxis. The Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is located only 15 kilometres away and localities nearby include Kandivali West and East, Dahisar East and Borivali West. Borivali East is home to several reputed educational institutions like the Abhinav Vidya Mandir, St John’s High School and Chogle High School in addition to colleges like the Aditya Institute of Management Studies and Research and the Indian Institute of Business Management & Studies. Well-known hotels in and around the locality include Hotel Granville, Sangam Hotel, Hotel Honest and Hotel Check Inn while leading restaurants include Raju’s Kitchen, Neelam E Punjab, Kuku’s Chinese Restaurant, Pangat Restaurant, All Seasons. The Asha Bar & Restaurant and Onyx Lounge are major nightlife destinations here.
The Annex Mall is located in the neighbourhood while there are stores of several brands like K-Fashions, Pantaloons, Bata, Rainbow Fashion Men’s Wear and Croma in the area. There are several supermarkets, grocery stores and other departmental stores including Chandan Supermarket, METRO Cash and Carry and Royal Super Market among others. Inox and Sona Gold Cinema are present here along with Carnival Cinemas. There are nearby amusement parks like Essel World, Vardhman Fantasy and Fantasy Land.
Leading hospitals in and around Borivali East include the Ashtavinayak Hospital & Swami Samarth Health Clinic, Narendra Hospital, Parmar Hospital, Mohit Hospital, National Hospital and Purnima Hospital. There are several places of worship located in Borivali East as well. Borivali East is readily accessible from the western suburbs and offers good connectivity to several areas in the city. Infrastructural development has definitely made it a preferred residential zone and there is ample scope for future growth. Several prime projects have come up here including Paradigm Ariana Residency among others.