The InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort sits overlooking Balaclava Bay on a gorgeous stretch of beach in northern Mauritius. The area offers serenity not found in the cities, but located just north of the capital, amenities and entertainment outlets are in close proximity for those who wish to explore. While the hotel offers all the comforts a guest could need as a base in Mauritius.
The hotel is situated 58km from Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport, 14km from Port Louis, and 12.5km from Pamplemousses Garden.
All guest rooms and suites are well-equipped with modern facilities and amenities including:
• air-con • satellite TV • high-speed Internet access • direct dial telephone • a la carte mini-bar • tea & coffee• private bathroom with bathtub, bathrobes & hairdryer • separate living area • in-room safe • work desk with lamp
The hotel's 120 Deluxe Rooms all face the ocean and, in addition, there's the option of suite accommodation from a choice of 40 Two-Bedroom Family Rooms with kitchenettes, 20 Executive Rooms and 20 Deluxe Jacuzzi Terrace Rooms with their own private whirlpool.
Dining & Bar Facilities
This Asian Fusion restaurant serves Asian food and Teppanyaki in a modern and elegant atmosphere for dinner only. The bar features an extensive wine list as well as a selection of Asian beer and special Asian-style cocktails.
Segala offers Mediterranean cuisine and fresh seafood from its stylish location near the beach. Background music complements a lunch or dinner of lobster or king prawns. The bar offers a wide variety of wine, non-alcoholic cocktails and classic cocktails.
Senso serves an extensive buffet menu including Western, European and Oriental dishes at breakfast and evening buffets featuring authentic regional cuisine as well as dishes from Europe, India and Asia.
Veda is a contemporary Indian restaurant serving modern dishes featuring authentic and traditional Indian ingredients. Dinners here can be complemented with a selection of special Indian-style or traditional cocktails.
Located by the main pool, Palms is the place for a selection of salads, sandwiches and lighter lunch options for the health-conscious.
With panoramic views of the turquoise lagoon, Barracuda is the resort's popular gathering place serving tropical cocktails, wine, draught beer and local rum. During the day the atmosphere is lively and there's live entertainment at night.
Talipot Lounge is the ideal place to relax and unwind with a light snack, gourmet canapes, mini-sandwiches, decadent desserts or a martini cocktail, while overlooking the turquoise waters of Balaclava Bay.
Facilities & Services
• 2 swimming pools (1 is heated) • gym • spa • sauna • steam • whirlpool • kids' club • babysitting • boathouse with private jetty • gift shop • tennis court • live entertainment • rental car desk • tour desk • foreign currency exchange • laundry service • high-speed & wi-fi Internet access complimentary throughout the resort