- Return flights to Mauritius
- Return resort transfers
- 7 nights accommodation in a Standard Room
- Breakfast and dinner daily
- All Mauritius taxes; levies and surcharges (estimate)
- 30 day early bird discount included in price
- Free unlimited green fees
- Upgrade to all inclusive from R5 560 per person
- Surcharge of R2020 per person applies for travel 18 March - 18 April 2017
- Packages are subject to availability at the time of the reservation.
- Passport & visa costs (if applicable), travel insurance & items of a personal nature are also not included.
- Prices are subject to change without prior notice due to airfare increases and currency fluctuations.
- Rebooking and cancellations fees apply.
- All prices are per person sharing unless otherwise specified.
- Standard terms and conditions apply.
Our guests enjoy a variety of rooms on offer in this colonial-styled hotel – from standard rooms, to family rooms and presidential suites.
Feeling energetic? There’s more to do than most hotels; try horse riding, a round on the 9-hole golf course, tennis or the fitness centre. Like getting wet? There are too many water sports to list. For a special treat try the exclusive colonial style ‘Château Mon Désir’ specialty restaurant, integrated within the Balaclava ruins that was, once-upon-a-time, a Gunpowder factory.
North West Coast , Balaclava, Turtle Bay
Port Louis (Capital): 15km
25 Premium Rooms - 34 sqm including balcony or terrace; elegantly decorated in natural tones with a warm contemporary tropical atmosphere and furnished with wooden furniture with the choice of double or twin beds. Minimum occupation: 1 adult. Maximum occupation: 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.
97 Privilege Rooms - 40 to 44 sqm including balcony or terrace; our carefully designed and decorated Privilege rooms will give you the full sensation of warmth, comfort and relaxation with the choice of double or twin beds. The spacious bathroom area can be wide opened by sliding
doors; with double wash-basin, separate shower, free-standing tub and separate toilet. Interconnecting rooms are available on request. Minimum occupation: 1 adult. Maximum ccupation: 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.
75 Prestige Rooms - Enjoy the breathtaking view in the 58 sqm Prestige room. Elegantly fitted-out with a light tone wooden furniture and designed with natural tone cotton and silk fabrics. Equipped with a large bathroom which can be opened to the bedroom by decorative screens, comprising of a bathtub and separate shower, independent toilet with bidet and separate double
washbasins. Furnished with walk-in closets or large wardrobes. Minimum occupation: 1 adult. Maximum occupation: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
10 Elegant Junior Suites - 10 suites of 92 sqm delicately decorated with pastel green fabrics
and furnished with light wood furniture.
4 Themed suites - Sense the exotic charisma of one of our 4 themed suites of 80 sqm. “Frangipani” our tropical style suite; “Namaste” with its Indian touch; “Victory” the marine suite as a tribute to the historical background of Balaclava and “Savannah” with its African flair.
1 Romantic Honeymoon Suite - 1 Honeymoon Suite of 105 sqm with its huge terrace, private
whirlpool and sun deck offering exclusive holidaying for the newly weds.
2 Exclusive Presidential Suites - Stretch in one of the 2-storey 125 sqm suites. Master bedroom
with adjoining luxury bathroom comprising of a separate shower & bathtub, double washbasins, private sauna and walk-in closet. Large lounge and guest toilet and modern equipped business study in roof top. 3 TV. A large terrace with its whirlpool overlooking the bay.
1 Luxurious Villa - Comprising of 1 Privilege Room and 1 Prestige Room The key for a luxury stay: 1 Family Villa of 160 sqm consisting of two separate sleeping rooms with terrace and private bathroom and a representative common living room with outside dining veranda.
The villa offers privacy and intimacy with its private garden, spacious terraces and exclusive swimming pool. In response to modern family lifestyle, this Villa enables you and your loved ones to enjoy a real sense of personal space and total relaxation in a typical seaside atmosphere. Butler Service on request
• All rooms have either a balcony or terrace
• Hair dryer
• Make up mirror
• Air conditioning
• Tea and coffee making facilities
• Electronic safe
• Tv with video and radio channels
• Wifi internet connection
DINING AND BARS
‘Belle Vue’ Main Restaurant - Enjoy comprehensive sumptuous breakfast buffets and delicious dinners from the buffets and open cooking stations in this top restaurant, with an excellent view over the pool area and the sea from all tables. Additionally, the Belle Vue also serves buffet lunches of local specialities and international favourites. Breakfast, lunch and dinner served.
‘Château Mon Désir’ À-la-carte restaurant - This noble gourmet restaurant has been harmoniously integrated within what is left of an old pirate’s hideaway located on the hotel grounds known as the Balaclava Ruins. The restaurant’s colonial architecture and interior
design is a tribute to the island’s colourful past - transporting diners back to the time of European sugar barons and their manors. Open Monday to Saturday from 7 to 10pm.
‘La Marée’ Beach Restaurant - Located right on the beach, this A la carte restaurant prepares delicious snacks and scrumptious meals as well as afternoon coffee and cake. A great place for a romantic dinner for two while watching the sundown. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.
Le Banyan Asian Fusion Restaurant - a la carte restaurant open for dinner serving delicacies from all around Asia.
Les Filaos Beer Garden Pub - Open for lunch and dinner, barbecue themed evenings and German specialties.
‘Quarter Deck’ Hotel Bar - The perfect place for cool cocktails, cold beer, tasty snacks and wines served at the correct temperature accordingly. Directly located at the sea with a beautiful view over the bay. Daily from 9 am to 1 am
Pool Lounge - Enjoy the sight over the pool area. Early bird breakfast daily from 4 to 7.30
am. Refreshments, snacks, tea and crêpes. À-la-carte snacks daily between 12.30 pm and 11 pm.
Beach Bar - Welcomes you to a variety of drinks, colourful cocktails and tea & coffee
specialities. Daily from 9am to 23.30 pm
“Turtle Club” Open daily from 09.00 to 22.00 hrs. Located near the beach in the middle of a safely fenced playground, our kids club is a small house consisting of a game/TV-room, kitchenette, toilet and veranda where hostesses take care of children from 3-11 years. Games, toys, children videos. Children’s play ground. Daily children’s programme.
Free of charge throughout resort
Wonderfully integrated within the resort’s 25 hectare landscaped grounds, the wellness oasis covers an expansive 3,500 sqm. Delve into a world of tranquillity where the splashing of waterfalls and the chirping of tropical birds is not some looped recording. Indulge in some professional pampering while treating yourself to the benefits of therapeutic treatments and cosmetic applications. All massage preparations, creams and masks are made using tropical flowers, plants and natural oils from the region which are then mixed according to the results of your skin analysis.
WATER SPORTS AND ACTIVITIES (some at a supplement)
• Fitness centre
• 3 tennis courts (synthetic grass) with floodlighting
• 9 hole golf course
• Water ski
• Sailing boats
• Snorkelling including equipment
• Glass bottom boat
• Pedal boat
• Miniature golf (9 holes directly on the beach)
• Golf - The Maritim hosts a 9 -hole Par29 golf course. The club is open 7 days a week: 07:00 - 18:00 hrs.
• Table tennis
• Giant Chess
• Water gym
• Bicycle Tours
• Horse Riding
• Guided Hikes
- Book and pay 30 days prior to arrival
- Free unlimited green fees
WELCOME TO MAURITIUS
Mauritius will enchant you; uplift your soul, make you feel that you belong to the chosen few. Every visitor enjoys personal attention. Every encounter is an opportunity to discover a friendly face. Behind each warm smile lies the promise of a unique holiday. The contrast of a multitude of colours and tastes, the island, set in its turquoise sea, is an oasis of peace and tranquillity. Mauritius, a melting pot where past and present are smoothly blended together.
Claimed by the Dutch in the year 1598, and occupied by the French between 1715 and 1810, Mauritius was ruled by Great Britain from 1814 after the Treaty of Paris. The island gained independence from Britain in 1968 and became a Republic in 1992.
Due to its multicultural diversity, Mauritius boasts a number of spoken languages. The majority of the population is bilingual, fluent in both English and French. Creole and French are the main languages of the island.
Diverse ethnic groups make up the population of Mauritius. Immigrants, originally from Africa, India, France, Great Britain and China brought along their cultures, languages, values and traditions when they settled on the island. The various ethnicities live alongside one another making Mauritius a harmonious multicultural nation.
The island is blessed with a tropical climate. Summer is from November to May, during this period the temperature varies between 22 °C and 35 °C. Winter is from May to November with a temperature variance between 17 °C and 26 °C. The sea temperature varies between 22 °C and 26 °C.
Monday to Thursday: 9.15 am - 3.15 pm, Friday: 9.15 am -3.30 pm, Saturday: 9.15 am -11.15 am. Banks are also open to coincide with the arrival and departure of international flights at the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Airport.
The monetary unit is the Mauritian Rupee (Rs.) which is divided into 100 cents (cs). ZAR1 = Rs4
The Mauritian economy is based on four sectors: Textile, Tourism, Sugar and Services – with tourism the largest sector.
220 volts, square pinned plug.
All hotels will provide a babysitting service at a fee. Advance bookings are essential.
WHAT TO PACK
Take along your best beach and casual wear, perfect for the day. The dress for dinner is smart casual and gents are required to wear long trousers. Sunglasses and suntan lotion are a must.