Overlooking the sparkling Bay of Balaclava, surrounded by ivory sands, dramatic mountains and lush nature parks, InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort truly is a holidaymaker’s dream. Delight in a world of excitement above the ocean and below. Go diving and snorkelling in the clear azure water. Shop for artisanal crafts in the bustling capital city of Port Louis. Dine at five enticing restaurants serving everything from gourmet Asian dishes to irresistible Mediterranean cuisine. Then indulge with a luxurious treatment at the spa. Whether you’re on a family adventure, romantic retreat or inspiring corporate event, InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort is the ideal destination.
AT A GLANCE
- SPORT & LEISURE
- ROOMS / AMENITIES
Enjoy an extensive range of on-site entertainment and activity options, including world-class gastronomic experiences, and off-site cultural excursions.
SPORT & LEISURE
Perfect your swing on the only 18-hole golf course in the north of the island or take advantage of the many other activities on offer.
Let our team help to make your big day as perfect in reality as it is in your dreams.
Retreat to world-class luxury in any one of our over 200 stylish, comfortable rooms.
Let the children immerse themselves in all the action and fun we’ve prepared especially to keep them entertained and occupied throughout their stay.
Enjoy a host of cultural and historic activities, from captivating museums and art exhibitions to culinary explorations and exhilarating action adventures, ensuring that you leave Mauritius with an intimate knowledge of the island and a wealth of treasured memories.
Dining & Drinks
Five restaurants on the resort provide distinct and exotic flavour explorations from Africa, India, Europe, the Mediterranean, Mauritius and the Far East. Enjoy a “dine around” experience and sample these varied culinary styles, and enjoy breath-taking views while sipping on poolside drinks and nibbling on snacks at your leisure.
Our knowledgeable front desk and concierge team, led by our chief concierge, Kevin – a Clefs D’or member, can provide information on all the fantastic activities available within the resort and around the island. They will happily assist you in creating a personalised itinerary of activities and excursions to enjoy, or with making arrangements for laundry, cultural trips, doctor’s appointments, pharmacy visits, taxi services and restaurant bookings. There is also complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the resort.
The resort’s unique InterContinental Insider Collection features an array of locally inspired experiences and venues to excite and inspire delegates and guests. The 600sqm Hibiscus Ballroom can accommodate up to 500 guests and offers direct access to the beach and swimming pool. Four separate meeting rooms are also available to use as breakout rooms or as standalone meeting spaces. Our MICE team will take care of every detail of your event, ensuring that your event is as enjoyable as it is productive.
The wonderful Mont Choisy Golf Course, designed by Peter Matkovich, is the only 18-hole course on the north of the island and features unique Mauritian landscaping amid unique black volcanic rock outcrops.
Yuj Spa makes use of aromatherapy, the therapeutic sense of touch, and offers seven treatment rooms, including four double rooms for couples. Our therapists specialise in Ayurvedic treatments and massage techniques from around the world – Balinese, Thai, Japanese, Swedish and more. We also offer Reflexology, body scrubs for skin luminosity and a wide range of other beauty treatments, including facials, manicures and waxing.
Fitness & Gym
The resort features a fully equipped and supervised gym with a breath-taking view of the Indian Ocean, a picturesque garden jogging trail, beach volleyball, table tennis, beach soccer and more. Take a bike tour and get to know the island, or let one of our fitness trainers put you through your paces to make sure you stay in shape. You can also enjoy a yoga class with our resident instructor, Sagar Panwar, who has over 18 years’ experience.
In addition to a host of water sports to choose from, we also have beach volleyball, bike tours and various other land sports. Equipment is available for use by guests from the resort’s boathouse: Kayaks, snorkelling and diving gear, a glass-bottom boat, water skis and a 30m jetty. Or venture a little further off-shore and embark on a sailing tour, a deep-sea fishing expedition or a trip around the surrounding national marine park.
Whether you choose to enjoy your wedding in the verdant gardens or on the pristine beach, you can be sure of a lavish reception and the services of a dedicated events team to take care of every detail. Take your pick from our selection of four venue options and packages that include venue, food and beverages and more, depending on your requirements.
There are over 200 luxurious sea-facing rooms to choose from, each one featuring a beautiful, deep stone bathtub and a private balcony or terrace. Wake up each morning after a comfortable night’s rest to the breathtaking view from your room.
Just north of the capital city of Port Louis, InterContinental Balaclava Fort stretches across one of the most stunning parts of the island, just a 15-minute drive away from the vibrant shopping and entertainment district of Grand Baie, allowing you to enjoy the full Mauritian experience.
Junior travellers from the ages of 4-12 years old can enjoy unforgettable experiences tailor-made just for them. Our children’s programmes incorporate positive learning experiences, games, arts and crafts, beach activities, local excursions and more. We also offer a babysitting service to allow parents to enjoy some romantic time alone.
so that parents can plan some romantic time alone.
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