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InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort

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Balaclava Fort, Coastal Rd, Balaclava, Mauritius
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

After arriving to IC we were greeted by with delicious ice tea. We soon realised that this would be a really nice stay and decided to go with Half Board option. The food was good however there could be more fresh fruits to choose from. Room was clean and nice - overlooking sea + terrace jacuzzi. Akash and Kevin were... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Returning to my favourite holiday destination, and hotel, i must say i was totally disappointed. There is new mangement staff since my last visit and their attitude is absolutely pathetic.The food and beverage manager is absolutely rude,and racist. He treats the staff very badly in full view of the guests.This hotel is 5 star only in name but it lacks... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a special trip, first international trip with our daughter and we were absolutely happy with the choice we made by staying at Intercontinental Hotel. This resort has everything we could ask for, super comfortable rooms offering great views of the beach, to our surprise the room provided to us had a special room for kids. Its well maintained... More 

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

Dear Pravin J, Thank you for your review on Triapadvisor. It is very encouraging to see that the resort and our team members made all the difference for you. As you were able to experience the resort hosts an array of evening entertainment, I am pleased to see that our Bollywood night as well as our Indian Themed buffet which... More 

Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I booked the Intercontinental Mauritius very last minute through the IHG app and was there an hour later. It was a miserable cold, rainy day but upon arrival the staff all had big beaming smiles and were very courteous. The lovely Nathalie worked her magic and upgraded me to a jacuzzi room which was wonderful, huge size, big bath, large... More 

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

Dear Brian W, Thank you for your very positive review of our resort on Triapdvisor. I am so pleased to see that you were able to take advantage of the IHG app and that as a brand and a hotel we were able to accommodate your schedule at the click of a button. Unfortunately as you highlighted the weather was... More 

Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice hotel , great ambience,courteous staff.Had a very good time and nice place to relax which also includes water sports activity inside the resorts.... Even the Spa was good... Have variety of options even in dinner and also has a decent breakfast.

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

Dear karthikksd, Thank you for your review of our resort on Tripadvisor. I can assure you that your very positive review will give a great sense of pride to the entire team, to hear that you enjoyed so many aspects of the resort from our complimentary water sports to the relaxing beach and gardens is very encouraging. I am also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Spent 5 nights in the InterContinental Balaclava. Room was excellent! very large, well designed and beautiful bathroom including a large bath, huge shower and a TV! Wifi in room was a weak though, but overcome by plugging into the LAN cable. Internet speeds great. Buffet restaurant was average but service was excellent, very friendly staff indeed. Indian restaurant on the... More 

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

Dear Anthony C, Thank you for your review of our resort on Tripadvisor. I am very pleased to see that our resort was a great destination for you during your business trip, as you were able to experience the resort is very well positioned to visit the Capital City Port Louis as well as Ebene and the surrounding areas. I... More 

Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Beautiful resort with wonderful views and pleasant hard working staff. The facilities combined with the attention to detail and the warmth of the staff make this resort five star plus. I must make mention of Ally and Kervin who exceeded expectations. Quiet and peaceful with wonderful food. What more can anyone ask for?

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

Dear mahomedyaseen, Thank you for your review of our resort and for sharing your thoughts with the Tripadvisor online community. It is a pleasure to hear that you enjoyed so many aspects of our resort from our talented team members including Kevin and Ally together with our food and beverage offerings across our resort restaurants. On behalf of the entire... More 

newcastle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our room was so lovely and comfy with a stunning view. The resort was amazing and made all the better by the wonderful staff . Alvin, Ravi and Sam plus all the staff in the Indian restaurant went over and above to ensure we were well looked after. Can't fault it at all.cant wait to go back.

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

Dear helen840, Thank you for your very positive thoughts, it will be a pleasure to share your feedback personally with Alvin, Ravi and Sam as well as with the wider resort team by having your review posted in our Heart of House for the entire team to review. On behalf of all of us at InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The hotel property is very beautiful you can just sit back and relax with your family and friends , and lot of water sports and other activities are provided by the hotel.We had a good stay with your property,just to mention the names of few people and there hospitality extended to us Mr Bruno,Mr Praveen,Mr Ben,Mr Kevin(concierge),Mr Kevin was much... More 

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

Dear Ishaan W, Thank you for your review of our resort. Please know that you’re very positive thoughts will be shared with all mentioned in your review and with the wider resort family to highlight the fantastic work of all. On behalf of the entire team and I, we thank you for your review of our resort and look forward... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a wonderful holiday. We went for my husbands 40th birthday with our little 9 month old baby. The hotel was very clean, staff very friendly, food was good and had option to order from menu, they even prepared fresh baby food for us which was great. Would only advise to have more ramps and a lift as difficult with... More 

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

Dear xxJuliexx, Thank you for your review of our resort on Tripadvisor. Please know that your thoughts have been shared with our Executive Housekeeper and her team as well as posting your review in our Heart of House for the wider team to appreciate your feedback. I am very pleased to see that the resort was also a positive factor... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Center with Internet Access
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
Location: Mauritius > Pamplemousses District > Balaclava
Price Range: $145 - $472 (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 Family Hotel in Balaclava
#4 Romantic Hotel in Balaclava
#5 Spa Hotel in Balaclava
#5 Luxury Hotel in Balaclava
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Balaclava
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