Savour a myriad of Mauritian flavours at Angsana Balaclava. The exclusive, intimate boutique resort is located a mere 15 minutes away from the bustling capital of Port Louis. The island of Mauritius is readily accessible by plane from major global cities.
Description of Angsana Balaclava*****
Set in subtropical Mauritius’ picturesque Baie aux Tortues, or Turtle Bay, Angsana Balaclava is the island’s premier boutique resort. Designed to reflect all that is uniquely Mauritian - the fusion of Oriental, Occidental and African cultural influences, the architecture and interior of the resort features thatched roofs, rattan wall coverings as well as stone flooring.
Choose to stay at any of the handsomely appointed 39 suites and 11 villas. All Spa Suites and Villas are replete with a private pool.
Tips Angsana Balaclava*****
Angsana Spa- Rejuvenate your senses with Asian-inspired therapies at this award-winning spa. Embark on a specially tailored Angsana Spa Journey and enhance your wellness. Choose from relaxation, weight management, to Ayurvedic Tri Dosha treatments. Using the finest marine botanical and natural indigenous products, professionally trained therapists in Spa Academies in Thailand and China, deliver indulgent treatments that inspire top-to-toe renewal.
Angsana Gallery- Recreate the Angsana experience at home with Mauritian handicraft, resort apparel and signature spa amenities.
Water sports and recreation centre- Set sail on an array of exhilarating water sports activities such as snorkelling, scuba diving, water-skiing, deep-sea fishing, glass bottom boat trips, windsurfing and sailing. On land, enjoy adventure bike tours, cooking classes, traditional Mauritian folk dancing, kinesis personal training sessions and more.
Fitness room- Work out indoors in this facility outfitted with the latest in gym equipment.
Resort pools- For an invigorating start to the day, dive into the inviting waters of the infinity edge lap pool or the seawater lagoon pool.
Library- Seek refuge from the hot Mauritian sun and curl up on a rattan lounger with a good holiday read.
Other Facilities & Services at the Resort:
- Meeting facilities - Perfect for small-to-medium corporate functions, facilities include a conference room, boardroom and Business Centre.
- Multi-function rooms - Host a private party, complete with a tasting session in the wine room, or fete your family in one of the two multi-function dining rooms. The intimate ambiance of these private niches will ensure a successful holiday soiree.
- Balaclava Conservation Centre - Join the hotel conservation team to learn about the Mauritian ecosystem via environmental rehabilitation and management of the local habitat. Activities on site include lab work, coral planting, guided snorkels and surveys. Guests can also join the island’s greater network to further assist this world-renown conservation hub.
- Kids in-villa recreation - Guests with young children have the option to entertain them with playground equipment, toys and enrichment activities that will be delivered to your doorstep upon request.
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Accommodation at Angsana Balaclava*****
Imperial Villa (772 Sqm)
Sitting on a palatial compound, the secluded Imperial Villa has a private beachfront setting. Ideal for family getaways or corporate retreats, the elegant and exclusive double-storey residence comprises of two buildings. The main bungalow features a large master bedroom, annex twin bedroom, exercise equipment, spa treatment area, living and dining room, timber verandah and a spacious entertainment deck with an infinity edge pool, jet pool and a children’s pool. The doublestorey annex includes two One-Bedroom suites, each complete with its own private pool and steamshower.
Overlooking the magnificent, lagoon, lap pools and amazing views of the sparkling waters of the Indian Ocean, the verandah of the Garden Suite or Spa Suite is the perfect place to behold sunsets.
Positioned on a perfect white sand beach, the 10 Beachfront Villas are a hop, skip and step away from the gentle waves of the Indian Ocean.
Set on a private beachfront, the Imperial Villa is a statement of exclusivity with two annexes, both replete with exquisite amenities and more.
Garden Suite (72 Sqm)
Surrounded by tropical landscaping and lagoon pool views, all 18 Garden Suites exude a rustic charm. Return to your well-appointed residence at dusk to witness a magnificent Mauritian sunset from the spacious verandah.
Spa Suite (84 Sqm)
The Spa Suite is the ideal place to spend an island vacation. All 21 Spa Suites are fitted with an in-suite spa treatment area, private Relaxation Pool and sprawling verandah. Here, you can attain holiday bliss without stepping out.
Beachfront Villa (127-179 Sqm)
Unrivalled direct access to an expanse of white sand beach and the revitalising waters of the vast Indian Ocean make the Beachfront Villa the spot to enjoy an idyllic island escape. Choose from two layouts, a ground floor villa configured with an infinity edge L-shaped pool and jet pool with direct access to the beach or a first floor Villa with superb ocean views each with a private Relaxation Pool and balcony with daybed. All Beachfront Villas have private steamshowers.
All suites and villas come with:
- LCD TV
- Stereo system
- IDD telephone
- Wi-fi Internet connection
- Electronic safe
- Tea and coffee-making facilities
- Hairdryer and dressing robes
- Individually controlled air-conditioning and ceiling fan
Restaurants at Angsana Balaclava*****
Appreciate the full flavours of Mauritian cuisine in this culinary journey created specially for those who most love food. With local foods and flavours coming together to burst in harmony within your mouth, the Epicurean Delight is an experience to be seized.
Breathe in fresh ocean air while dining al fresco on the beach with your special someone and make memories in the heart of Mauritius. Enjoy the primitive beauty of raw Mauritius while relishing a specially prepared feast for two. Book your reservation 24 hours in advance and experience romantic dining in Mauritius at its finest.
Refresh your tastebuds at any time of the morning, noon or evening with the In-Room Dining menus. A wide variety of dishes for main meals or light snacks are ready for you to choose from. You can also order up a romantic barbecue to be prepared and served you in the comfort of your privately cosy dining nook.
The main restaurant of the resort, with choice of seating indoor or outdoor in the garden, on the pool deck, or under the kiosk, serves refined Asian fusion cuisine, as well as local and international delights for both breakfast and dinner.
This classic grill restaurant is close by the resort’s pool and has an open-grill kitchen to let you interact with the chef while your food is being prepared. Enjoy barbecued meats and fresh succulent seafood including fish, mussels, oysters and lobsters. International favourites are served including pizzas, burgers, salads and finger foods. Passion Grill has a special feature - the swim-up bar, where you can splash in the pool, sit on the pool-submerged seat and munch on slices of hot pizza or chew on fresh barbecue from the coolness of sunlit pool waters.
Sylea is set right by Oryza’s al fresco outdoor terrace. Relax in an outdoor setting while enjoying an excellent drink from the varied drinks menu, featuring coffee, tea, numerous cocktails and other beverages. Sylea also offers freshly made snacks and cakes.