This beach hotel is one of the world's great resorts - the height of cool, modern elegance, imbued with the warmth of tropical Mauritius, truly one of the 'Leading Hotels of the World'. It lies on a beautiful stretch of sandy coast, looking out over the tranquil Trou d'Eau Douce Bay. Out in the lagoon are two beautiful islands, including Ile aux Cerfs with its spectacular 18-hole championship golf course, designed by Bernhard Langer. The centre of Trou d'Eau Douce is approximately 2 km
The hotel was built in 1978. Guests can feel at home in one of the 203 rooms. There are a total of 3 villas/houses. Amenities include a safe and a currency exchange service. Wireless internet access in public areas allows travellers to stay connected. Among the culinary options available at the accommodation are a restaurant, a dining area, a breakfast room and a bar. Various shops are available, including a souvenir shop. The grounds of the establishment feature a playground and an attractive garden. Additional features at the hotel include a playroom and a library. Those arriving in their own vehicles can leave them in the car park of the accommodation. Available services and facilities include a babysitting service, a childcare service, medical assistance, translation services, room service, a laundry service and a hairdresser. In addition, a shuttle service is offered. Active guests can make use of the bicycle hire service to explore the surrounding area.
Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning, a kitchen and a bathroom. Most rooms feature a balcony with a view for guests' enjoyment. Many rooms feature a sea view, which further enhances the ambience. The rooms have a double bed or a king-size bed. Cots are available for younger guests. A safe, a minibar and a desk are also available. A fridge, a mini fridge and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. An ironing set is also available for travellers' convenience. Other features include internet access, a telephone, a TV, a CD player, a DVD player and WiFi. Slippers are laid out in each of the rooms. The bathrooms have a shower and a bathtub. A hairdryer and bathrobes are provided for everyday use. The establishment offers family rooms and non-smoking rooms.
The hotel features an outdoor pool and a children's pool. A terrace, sun loungers and parasols are available. A variety of sporting activities, such as biking/mountain biking, tennis, bocce, beach volleyball, volleyball, golf, archery and fishing, or for a fee, horse riding, are offered at the accommodation. Many sports options are available, including water sports such as windsurfing, paddle boating, canoeing, sailing, catamaraning, kayaking, snorkelling, diving and aquafit. For a fee, water skiing and banana boat rides can also be enjoyed. The establishment also offers sports enthusiasts a wide range of indoor activities, including a gym, table tennis, yoga and aerobics. Various wellness options are available at the hotel, including a spa, a sauna, a steam bath, a beauty salon and massage treatments. Guests of all ages have the opportunity to enjoy an interesting entertainment programme.
Catering options available at the accommodation include half board and full board. Guests can choose to book options such as breakfast, lunch or dinner. Staff are also happy to provide special dietary cuisine. The show cooking is a particular attraction.