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The Westin Mauritius Turtle Bay Resort & Spa

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   Turtle Bay, Balaclava, Mauritius (Formerly The Grand Mauritian Resort & Spa)
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014
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    4 of 5 stars
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New Delhi, India
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We went for a honeymoon package holiday through D'Pauls. The hotel keeps its promise of a grand experience. The rooms are luxurious and very spacious, the service is excellent and there is a lot of variety in the cuisines the chefs offer. We especially loved the breakfast and the fact that there is a different cuisine everyday for dinner. If... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I went here for our honeymoon in august '12. We stayed in a luxury terrace room which was huge. We had an amazing two weeks here. The buffet was pretty average but the fine dining option at this hotel is some of the best food we have ever had!! The staff were very friendly and were happy... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

I went with my wife for our second honeymoon without kids. We were on a 7 days trip and booked 3 days in le meridien (another starwood hotel) and 5 days in grand mauritian. While le meridien was a little crowded and indianised, this one was truly international in terms of rooms, service, food etc. special mention about the water... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

This was my initial trip to Mauritius and I came here from India. I was on a vacation for around 4 days and I booked a complete package in the Grand Mauritian Resort & Spa through Mauritiusmania.com. I got a nice discounted deal and it was awise decision as the tariff for the hotel in general is quite high. The... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2012

This was my first trip to Mauritius I was on business + family tour & came here after 14 day South India journey. In my 7 days trip for 5 days I was engaged with my work and last 2 days I spend as a vacation. Rather than doing booking in the hotel Grand Mauritian , I took a stay... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

I went their for Honeymoon...It is one of the best resorts I have ever stayed in. Room was very good with big terrace. Bed was excellent. Resort has multiple restrnts. One of them is serving Indian Food. We had only indian food and it was good. Beach is rocky. Best thing it is

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Gurgaon, Haryana, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

This is an excellent 5 star hotel, has private beach and location is very nice. Overall ambience is very good, stayed for 7 days here and we never got disappointed with anything. Rooms are very neat and clean and swiming pool was very good. Beach restaurent was great with excellent quality food. Indian dinner was fantastic. With private boat house,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

My wife and I visited this resort as we wanted a relaxing two week break in the sunshine. We are particular as to where we go and stay and spent a lot of time researching hotels and the island itself. We booked our flights and accommodation separately and used one of the pre-bootable taxi firms to collect and deliver us... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2012

We were treated like royalty throughout! After the first day everybody knew us by name. The service was excellent and the rooms the best!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2012

My husband and I spent a blissful honeymoon at the resort. We had taken a honeymoon package, and hence a bottle of champagne with fresh fruits was waiting for us as we entered our room. The room was excellent! Our room had a private patio with a garden overlooking the pool and was quite lovely. But the wow factor was... More

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Address: Turtle Bay, Balaclava, Mauritius (Formerly The Grand Mauritian Resort & Spa)
Location: Mauritius > Pamplemousses District > Balaclava
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Westin Mauritius Turtle Bay Resort & Spa 5*
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Also Known As:
The Grand Mauritian Resort And Spa
The Grand Mauritian Hotel Balaclava
The Westin Mauritius Turtle Bay Resort & Spa Balaclava

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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#4 Spa Hotel in Balaclava #5 Luxury Hotel in Balaclava #5 On the Beach Hotel in Balaclava
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Embraced by the gently swaying sugar cane fields and the warm turquoise water of the Indian Ocean, The Westin Mauritius Turtle Bay Resort & Spa invites you to experience the magic of Mauritian hospitality in a truly luxurious setting. The resort boasts 190 guest rooms and suites, all of them offering stunning views over the ocean, a kids club, luxury Mandara spa and a fine selection of restaurants and bars. ... more   less 
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