is a suburb located towards the southern part of Bengaluru. It is adjacent to National Highway 7, and is about 11 km from MG Road
. The Electronics City, commonly hailed as the IT hub of Bengaluru, lies in the neighbourhood. It has Challakere Taluk in the east, Chitradurga
Taluk in the west, Gummagatta Taluk towards the north, and Settur Taluk towards the east. The prime localities of this area are Virat Nagar
, Kaveri Nagar
, Jaibhima Nagar, Someshwara Colony, Basappa Layout, etc.
This rapidly emerging residential hub of the city is at a distance of approximately 3 to 4kms from the Silk Board
Junction, HSR Layout
and BTM Layout
. The Bommanahalli
Junction is only a 5-minute drive. BMTC buses ply in the area regularly, connecting it to prominent areas such as Begur
. One may also avail of private buses and cabs which further facilitate the transport system. The railway station is about 8km from here, while the airport lies 12km away. Measures are being taken to further smoothen the traffic, which includes the widening of the Katraj-Kondhwa-Phursungi-Solapur
highway, and the construction of the 170-km-long Ring Road
, which will in turn, be connected with the major highways in the vicinity.
There has been a massive demand for real estate property in Bommanahalli
in recent times owing to its affordable prices and proximity to important hubs. The infrastructure is also well-developed, which has encouraged many renowned developers to launch projects here. There are some very lavish residential apartments coming up in the area.
The social infrastructure of this area is in itself praiseworthy. The area houses well-known educational institutions such as City Primary High School, Lorven Public School, Vidya Jyothi English High School, New Cambridge High School, Oxford Dental College, International Business School of Management, and so on.
Not only in terms of education, the medical sphere of this locality also deserves special mention. With health care centres such as Blossom Hospital, Prashant Hospital, ESI Dispensary, and Specialty Hospital, Bommanahlli ensures quality medical aid to its residents. It also hosts some 5-star hotels like Taj West End, ITC Gardenia, The Oberoi, etc. which is ideal for both business and leisure travellers.
There are a host of banking institutions which operate in this locality, which includes names such as ICICI Bank, Kotak Mahindra Bank, HDFC Bank, State Bank of India, Canara Bank, etc. Other basic social amenities that guarantee a decent lifestyle such as ATMs, petrol pumps, bus stops, etc. are also found here.