is a sub-locality in the western Mumbai
. It is more affluent as compared to the eastern half of the suburb. The area is surrounded by Vile Parle
, Juhu Bandra
is connected to the rest of Mumbai
via the Western Express Highway
. Other connecting roads of the area include the Juhu Tara Road
, Linking Road
, Juhu Road
and Swami Vivekananda Road. The Santacruz
Railway Station is along the western line of the Mumbai
Suburban Railway Network. It is around half a kilometre from here.
The domestic terminal of the Mumbai
Airport is located here while the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport is 2.8 kilometres away via the SV Road
. The area is served by BEST buses and autorickshaws.
The MMRDA Has built a skywalk that connects the Podar School Complex in Santacruz West
to the Western Express Highway
in Santacruz East
Real Estate in Santacruz West Santacruz West
has emerged as a prominent residential area in the recent years. From Bollywood celebrities to businessmen, the area has many noteworthy residents to boast of. Mostly apartment communities are being constructed nowadays. The configurations available are 1, 2, 3 and 4BHK.
Quite a few schools, hospitals, shopping zones and banks are located in Santacruz West
, which lends a well-woven social fabric to the area. Popular schools located here are St Anthonys School, Little Angels English High School, Sacred Heart Church and RN Podar School. Hospitals located in Santacruz West
are Kenia Eye Hospital, Surya Child Care, Sarla Hospital and ICU, RK Hospital and VN Desai Municipal General Hospital. Banks such as Union Bank of India, Standard Chartered Bank and State Bank of India have their branches located here.