Maritim Hotel is a five-star luxurious beach resort & spa in a private property called Balaclava along Turtle Bay on the north-west sunny coast of Mauritius. Amidst a 25-hectare tropical garden and nature park flanked by fascinating landscape and romantic coves, the 214 rooms with balcony or terrace are tastefully designed and fitted-out with wooden furniture and natural tone furnishings that exude well-being and relaxation.
Belle Vue, the main restaurant overlooking the pool and the sea, serves sumptuous buffets of local specialties and international favourites from open cooking stations. Château Mon Désir, in a colonial setting recalling the island’s colourful past in Balaclava ruins, serves mouth-watering gourmet cuisine. 'La Marée', the beach restaurant and bar, provides delicious snacks, seafood dishes and romantic dinners at sunset.
Tropical Flower Spa, nestled in the landscaped gardens, is a wellness oasis with genuine waterfall splashes and chirping birds. Treatments use products made from regional floral essences, natural oils and fragrances mixed for your skin type.
There are numerous land and water sports, including a professional scuba diving school.
Maritim Resort & Spa - Hotel Restaurants
Belle Vue Main Restaurant
Enjoy comprehensive sumptuous breakfast buffets and delicious dinners from the buffets and open cooking stations in this top restaurant, with an excellent view over the pool area and the sea from all tables.
Additionally, the Belle Vue also serves buffet lunches of local specialties and international favourites.
Château Mon Désir À-la-carte Restaurant
This noble gourmet restaurant has been harmoniously integrated within what is left of an old pirate's hideaway located on the hotel grounds known as the Balaclava Ruins.
The restaurant's colonial architecture and interior design is a tribute to the island's colourful past - transporting diners back to the time of European sugar barons and their manors.
Be it a romantic meal for two or a celebratory festival for 40, the views over the ocean and the bay of Citron River combined with mouthwatering cuisine will ensure the new Château Mon Désir's various dining areas have something for everyone.
La Marée Beach Restaurant
Located right on the beach, this restaurant prepares delicious snacks and scrumptious meals as well as afternoon coffee and cake. A great place for a romantic dinner for two while watching the sundown.
Breakfast à-la-carte from 7.30 to 10.30 am, included for guests booked in a villa or suite.
Le Banyan Asian Fusion Restaurant
Set in an Asian zen and elegant decor, Le Banyan Asian Fusion Restaurant offers fine Chinese cuisine & Asian delicacies in a prime location to enjoy the magnificent view on Turtle Bay, the garden and a centenary banyan tree.
Quarter Deck Hotel Bar
The perfect place for cool cocktails, cold beer, tasty snacks and wines served at the correct temperature accordingly.
Directly located at the sea with a beautiful view over the bay. Raise a glass and toast your decision to treat yourself to a little paradise.
Daily from 9 am to 1 pm - Early bird breakfast daily from 4 to 7.30 am - Refreshments, snacks, tea and crêpes.
À-la-carte snacks daily between 12.30 pm and 11 pm
Beach Service: Daily from 9 am till 6 pm
Room Service: Daily from 7.30 am to 11.30 pm
Maritim Resort & Spa - Spa
Wonderfully integrated within the resort's 25 hectares landscaped grounds, the wellness oasis covers an expansive 3,500 sqm. Delve into a world of tranquillity where the splashing of waterfalls and the chirping of tropical birds is not some looped recording.
All massage preparations, creams and masks are made using tropical flowers, plants and natural oils from the region which are then mixed according to the results of your skin analysis.
The facility has a total of 12 treatment stations distributed throughout six single cabins, two double cabins and two wedding suites.
In addition, there is a pavilion for yoga, Pilates and dry massages, a hairdressing salon, a tranquillity area behind the waterfall, a whirlpool, a sauna, a Turkish bath and a Kneipp foot bath.
Honeymooners are in for a special treat: a special area within the wellness oasis is dedicated to ensuring newlyweds get their life as husband and wife off to the perfect start. Your unforgettable wellness experience awaits...
Opening times: Monday through Sunday between 8.30 am and 8 pm
Maritim Resort & Spa - Sport & Leisure Activities
Guests may use the following hotel facilities/equipment free of charge
Fitness centre with modern trimming machines (air-conditioned) - 3 tennis courts (synthetic grass) with floodlighting, rackets free of charge, balls for a fee
The hotel's 9 hole golf course (longest hole is 340 m), Driving Net - Water ski - Sailing boats (guests can also partake in a complimentary sail course covering the basics - takes around 20 to 30 minutes)
Windsurfing (guests can also partake in a complimentary windsurfing course covering the basics - takes around 20 to 30 minutes)
Snorkeling including equipment - Glass bottom boat (daily trips) - Pedal boat - Archery - Canoes - Croquet - Miniature golf (9 holes directly on the beach)
Table tennis - Jogging - Yoga - Giant Chess - Football - Volleyball - Boccia - Water gym
The diving school at the Maritim Hotel Mauritius is staffed by qualified professionals and teaches both guests and non-guests the special knowledge needed for safe scuba diving.
One diving lesson in the pool per person and stay is free of charge for hotel guests.
Dive instructors: The diving school is run by 2 PADI dive instructors - all highly qualified. A dive-master, two skipper and an employee staffing the reception round out the young and professional team.
Safety standards: Regardless of skill or previous experience, no dive or dive course starts before every participant has read, understood and signed the following forms: Diver Identification Form, Insurance Form of the MSDA (Mauritian Scuba Diving Association), MSDA Health Form and the MSDA Safety Form.
Dive gear and equipment: The diving school is equipped with the following Scubapro gear: goggles and snorkels, full-body wetsuits (5 mm), fins, BCDs (with manual inflation), reg with octopus and depth gauge, aluminium and steel oxygen bottles, refill compressor, weights and weight belts. The dive boat is equipped with 2 outboards, a telephone, life vests, first aid kit and oxygen.
Diving courses: Discover Scuba Diving - Open Water Course - Advance Open Water Course - Emergency First Response Course - Rescue Course - Dive Master Course
Maritim Resort & Spa - Kids Facilities & Kids Club
Located near the beach in the middle of a safely fenced playground, the kids club is a small house consisting of a game/TV-room, kitchenette, toilet and veranda. The children will enjoy selection of fun games, toys, children videos and the large children's play ground. Also, there is changing daily children's activities programme.
At the Turtle club friendly hostesses take care of children ages 3-11 years.
Open daily from 09:00 to 16:00
Baby-sitting: Baby-sitters are available on request (24 hrs notice) against a small fee.