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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2015

The best start for your perfect days is to stay in InterContinental Hotel ! Close your eyes...and dream of to wake up by the sound of the waves just outside your hotel room. The red, 'cardinal" birds will welcome you with their song while you step out on the balcony, with a lovely view over the Ocean and the exotic... More 

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10 Thank Pierre T
Michael_Janssen_GM, General Manager at InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort, responded to this review

Dear Pierre T, Thank you very much for sharing the great time you had at the InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort. As you were able to experience, all of our rooms look out over the Indian Ocean and our expansive gardens. On your next trip, it would be a pleasure to arrange a beach front dinner for you on at... More 

Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2015

As a Royal Ambassador member of IHG, I qualify in the top 1% of IHG loyalty members around the world and as such stay over 150 nights a year in Intercontinental hotels around the world. As a result, this review compares the Mauritius property to other Intercontinental hotels I travel to. Based on previous reviews, I was nervous about this... More 

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7 Thank Patrice G
Michael_Janssen_GM, General Manager at InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort, responded to this review

Dear Patrice G, Thank you very much for leaving such a thorough review of our property. As ever to have the feedback from one of our Royal Ambassador’s is incredibly important to the entire team at the hotel. Jean Pierre and the team at the Planet Trekker kids club are continuously working to innovate and develop their daily programme. During... More 

Mauritius
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42 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2015

Went for a weekend there in February 2015 for the second time within a year and I am still charmed by this property... among the best in Mauritius... all special requests were catered for with a smile.... service was great... everything was perfect this time starting from check in.. food.. entertainment...room.. facilities...activities... :) :) So very impatient to go again... More 

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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2015

We stayed here for part of our holiday to Mauritius and the hotel was beautiful. The staff were very friendly and were always smiling. We arrived vey early in the morning so they let us have breakfast at no extra charge until the room was ready. As it was my Birthday we booked the Jacuzzi sea view room for a... More 

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4 Thank INeverGetATan
Michael_Janssen_GM, General Manager at InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort, responded to this review

Dear INeverGetATan, We are extremely happy that you have chosen our resort and that you were able to celebrate your special day with us. I am very proud of to say the team always work hard to trying to exceed expectations and to offer our guests the very best during special moments. For your next stay with us, please do... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2015

I had stayed to this lovely resort in March 2015. It was a 6N/7D stay. The rooms are fully modern with all amenities. The Property is a bit old and some parts do need maintenance and which was bought to the notice of the Manager by me. Over all had a very good time staying at the resort. The free... More 

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Michael_Janssen_GM, General Manager at InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort, responded to this review

Dear, jhp1988 Thank you for taking the time to share your comments with us. There is nothing more satisfying than to know that you enjoyed your stay with us and that our team went above and beyond. Thank you for sharing your feedback on our resort and especially concerning our Indian Restaurant Veda, we are lucky enough to have eight... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2015

My wife and I visited Mauritius for the first time and we were recommended the intercontinental by a close friend there ! We had a great stay there and it was courtesy the warm staff (most of them) great food, lovely beach front view, quality facilities and programs everyday! Our room was well made, clean, spacious and well equipped !... More 

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Michael_Janssen_GM, General Manager at InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort, responded to this review

Dear Mayank_Solanki1, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience with us. We are extremely happy to hear about your experience with many of our team members, we will make sure to pass on the positive experience that you had with them. With a large beach front property we are working with our associates to ensure that the... More 

moscow, Russia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2015

We had a family vacation with two kids. Before coming to the hotel we send an email to the Chief concierge Mr. Kevin Ritoo for transfer arrangement. The driver met us in the airport despite more than one hour flight delay. The way from the airport is around one hour. We were quickly checked in and upgraded to a nice... More 

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1 Thank Tatiana T
Michael_Janssen_GM, General Manager at InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort, responded to this review

Dear Tatiana T, Thank you for sharing your comments with us, we are delighted to know that you had a wonderful holiday from the beginning to the end. We aim to offer a unique and memorable stay to our guests and it is gratifying to read that we delivered on your expectations. For your next trip to Mauritius, we have... More 

Bareilly, India
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33 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2015

I had stayed to this lovely resort in sept 2009 at my hunnymoon the rooms are fully modern with all aminitties really its a luxury the beach of the resort is clean and excellent if I got a chance I will definitely once again go to this resort

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2 Thank mudit_agrawal
Michael_Janssen_GM, General Manager at InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort, responded to this review

Dear, mudit_agrawal We are delighted to read your review and are extremely happy that you had such a memorable stay with us that you still have fond memories after nearly six years. Please do come visit us for your next trip to holiday to Mauritius, it would be a great pleasure to welcome you among us again. Please do not... More 

Paris, France
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28 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2015

It was my first time in Mauritius island, but my husband who is french had been there as a child. We loved the hotel and the service was great. I loved the spa area and the massage from Maya was really nice. Herve took great care of us to find the perfect table outside for dinner and he knew how... More 

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Tehran, Iran
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2015

the area is very good, restaurants are very good but the rooms are a little bit dampen and old, if the rooms and interior is not important for you this hotel has very good exterior view specially the beach and service on the beach is very good and you enjoy it a lot.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort is located on one of the most pristine stretches of beach overlooking Balaclava, Mauritius. Offering 210 well-appointed rooms including 10 presidential suites, 40 family-type, 20 Jacuzzi rooms, 20 Executive rooms with free WiFi and 120 standard rooms. Facilities include: 3 bars, 5 restaurants, 2 swimming pools including one heated pool, 8 massage rooms, a unique private island, Planet Trekkers kids club, recreational activities, tennis court, 4 meeting rooms & 1 ballroom. ... more   less 

Additional Information about InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort

Address: Balaclava Fort, Coastal Rd, Balaclava, Mauritius
Region: Mauritius > Pamplemousses District > Balaclava
Price Range: $265 - $722 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort 5*
Number of rooms: 210
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Also Known As:
Intercontinental Mauritius Resort, Balaclava Fort Hotel Balaclava
Intercontinental Hotel Mauritius
Intercontinental Hotel Balaclava
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Balaclava
#4 Family Hotel in Balaclava
#5 Spa Hotel in Balaclava
#5 Luxury Hotel in Balaclava
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Balaclava
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