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    The Ravenala Attitude

    Turtle Bay, Balaclava, Mauritius
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good28%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “ragu” (78 reviews)
    “lime restaurant” (45 reviews)
    “sports village” (32 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
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    Spa
    Wheelchair access
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed today

    My wife and I stayed at this hotel in October two years ago for our anniversary. The hotel lobby was five star but definitely not the rooms. It was not luxurious but the rest of the hotel made up for the shortfall in the room....More

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    Reviewed today

    We picked The Ravenala after recommendation for its 10 restaurants as we are food orientated! We arrived about 2pm and were greeted by Elizabeth at the main reception who was really kind and welcoming. We were offered a drink and felt refreshed as we sat...More

    Thank inesxx2017
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Booked short-notice holiday at the Ravanela Attitude Hotel, Balaclava and was not disappointed in any way. Found it to be a lovely resort with landscaped gardens filled with palm trees and numerous colorful shrubs. Existence of a large sheltered beach with adequate numbers of 'loungers',...More

    2  Thank 950nickandgill
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This was the 5th resort we have visited in Mauritius and by far the worst in terms of service. There are however some good to go with the bad. We are two adults aged between 40 and 43 and travelled during the period 2nd to...More

    4  Thank JCM7712
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Busy is not an excuse for a bad stay! Glasses from the night before, left on the beach area till 9am the next day, bad service, shoddy shower fittings, basic hotel accommodation, unfinished hotel renovations, lighting in passages not working, flooded passage ways, over booked...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Spa
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Tennis Court
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • $187 - $405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Balaclava
    • #3 On the Beach Hotel in Balaclava
    • #3 Spa Hotel in Balaclava
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 272
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    • Location
    • Mauritius >
    • Pamplemousses District >
    • Balaclava
    • Also Known As
    • La Plantation Hotel Balaclava ,
    • La Plantation Resort And Spa ,
    • La Plantation Balaclava ,
    • La Plantation Mauritius ,
    • The Ravenala Attitude Mauritius/Balaclava
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    Traveler (2164)
    Pool & Beach (378)
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    Dining (179)
    Hotel & Grounds (1364)
    Bathroom (28)
    Family and Play Areas (14)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (6)
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    Response from Sian R | Reviewed this property |
    Yes you can cross the river no problem at all.
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    January 6, 2018|
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    January 5, 2018|
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    Response from Beth n | Reviewed this property |
    I believe it’s only the ocean beach section and lime which are adults only. Not everyone has access to the bean bags. Your room number will be on a selected bean bag reserved for your room.
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    "take the full board option and rooms further from the pool but with a pool or ocean view."
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    "Adults only wing or even better Adult only Suite"
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    "The resort is big so if you don't want to walk for miles you might want a room near the reception."
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