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Marvellous Mauritius: InterContinental resort offers an enchanting escape in the Indian Ocean

By LLM Reporters  |  October 24, 2020
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Nestled on an idyllic palm-thronged, white sand beach on the northern coast of magnificent Mauritius lies Intercontinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort. This stylish, award-winning, resort on the fringes of the Indian Ocean combines contemporary chic design with a tropical milieu. This luxurious setting paired with a range of dynamic amenities make Intercontinental a favourite with anyone seeking a breath-taking island escape.

From its favourable location on beautiful Balaclava Bay, the five-star resort delivers spectacular scenery to all its 210 wonderfully appointed rooms. InterContinental’s positioning also puts you just 15 minutes away from the vibrant Grand Baie area. A lively seaside village well-known for its dynamic water sport and where, if you take an evening stroll along famous Royal Road, you’ll come across lively spots like Banana Beach Club. Take advantage of the latest offer from Tropical Warehouse by Blue Bay Travel to start your unforgettable Mauritian adventure.

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The resort boasts two infinity pools with sublime views

Sleep in style

If you can peel yourself away from your private balcony and views of the glistening azure lagoon, you’ll notice all the guestrooms at the luxurious resort seamlessly blend sleek styling with island flair. You can choose to experience remarkable Mauritius from five room types at Intercontinental and with the latest offer from Tropical Warehouse you can upgrade to a stunning Prestige Ocean View room complete with private balcony. While you’re out taking in the view why not enjoy your favourite Nespresso coffee straight from your in-room machine? Then to end another day in paradise you can retire to the comfort of your room knowing a long luxurious soak in your standalone stone bath will prepare you for whatever your evening holds.

Delightful dining

Delicious cuisine from around the world is waiting for you at mealtimes. Four stunning restaurants offer gourmet international fare from mouth-watering classics to authentic Mauritian treats. Romantic evenings together can be found at the resort’s Asian-fusion restaurant, Noble House. Take your pick from Indian favourites at Veda, or sample everything from traditional Mauritian cuisine to classics from the Mediterranean at the popular theme nights.

If the four restaurants have your every culinary whim covered, the on-site bars will ensure you stay well hydrated without leaving your favourite spot on the powdery white sand beach. However, if you prefer not to leave the luxury of your five-star quality room, InterContinental offers the added opulence of 24-hour room service included in your stay. So, why not choose to take your breakfast in bed, or dinner under the stars on your private balcony?

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All the guestrooms at the luxurious resort seamlessly blend sleek styling with island flair

Relax or be active, the choice is yours

Whether you prefer to settle to the pace of life from your sun lounger lining the side one of the resort’s two infinity pools, or you want to get out and see the local sights there are plenty of things to do at InterContinental. A plethora of land and water sports are on offer, so you can improve your game or find a new favourite. Try your hand at some complimentary water skiing or windsurfing through the all-inclusive offering. If you prefer to raise your pulse from the safety of terra firma, the first-rate on-site fitness centre offers you the opportunity to start every day in paradise by getting the blood pumping.

Conversely, you may prefer to take your days on the island a little slower. Spa InterContinental will help you sink into absolute tranquillity. This is where your Tropical Warehouse room upgrade comes in handy again. With your boosted access, you don’t just get a complimentary treatment or spa credit, you gain unlimited use of the sensational Spa InterContinental and its wonderfully talented team. Feel the serenity of Mauritius pour over your mind and body with over 50 indulgent local treatments as well as other world-renowned rejuvenating therapies.

Young ones will love it too

Little explorers will also be well taken care of with the list exciting activities at Planet Trekkers Kid’s Club. Whilst you’re finding some time for yourself in the spa or trying your hand at water skiing, your tiny travellers can be creating their own Mauritian adventure. Engaging areas like the fun kitchen, playground gardens and the TV room deliver the perfect slice of down time for your tots.

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Spa InterContinental will help you sink into absolute tranquillity

A day you’ll never forget

In addition to all these amenities, InterContinental also delivers stunning scenery for a wedding. So, you can tie the knot in the most special way. Utterly breath-taking tropical backdrops, from the oceans to the verdant hills, provide the perfect setting for a celebration. Whether you’re starting a new adventure together in wedded bliss or searching for the perfect place to relive that special day with a vow renewal ceremony, the resort can cater for you. Alongside the stunning outdoor ceremony areas, you’ll also be able to make use of expert wedding planners. The knowledgeable team will take care of everything on your special day so you can focus on having an absolute ball.

A dreamy escape

It’s easy to see why InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort has lifted prestigious industry awards like TripAdvisor’s Traveller’s Choice award, not to mention multiple gongs from the World Travel Awards. The five-star resort is living evidence that your dream island getaway doesn’t have to serve just one purpose. Have the break you’ve always envisioned, where taking time out for yourself can happen alongside unforgettable new experiences. Tropical Warehouse by Blue Bay Travel can transport your family to the splendour of Balaclava Bay so making precious memories together can begin on the Indian Ocean.


Address: Balaclava Fort, Coastal Road, Ville Valio, Balaclava, Mauritius.