Located on the sparkling north western coastline, InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort is the perfect place from which to explore the island’s attractions. Close to the capital, Port Louis, and within easy reach of the beaches and bays of the northern touristic zone, our waterfront property provides a luxurious base both for adventure-seekers and guests looking to relax.
Positioned in lush gardens on the shores of Balaclava Bay, InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort enjoys panoramic Indian Ocean views and glimpses of Port Louis. Our 210 guestrooms are all ocean facing, and pamper guests with contemporary décor, privacy and luxurious amenities.
Our resort features five restaurants, offering gourmet international cuisine, healthy bites, premium wines and fresh local produce. We have conference and meeting facilities, plus indoor and outdoor venues to host the wedding of your dreams. We also offer YUJ spa, where trained therapists administer ancient wellness rituals and indulgent modern treatments to restore body, mind and spirit.
For adrenalin-lovers, we have a vast array of activities and excursions on offer. Equipment – kayaks, pedal boats, water skiing and more – is available at our Boat House, while our Dive Centre provides everything needed for exploring beneath the waves. Deep-sea fishing expeditions, sailing trips and glass-bottom boat rides are also available, as well as tours of Mauritius’s stunning interior terrain.
Nestled in our resort grounds, with stunning sea vistas, our Fitness Centre is equipped with the latest cardio and weight-training machines. We also have two infinity pools and a tennis court, not to mention a leisure concierge who can organise recreational activities offsite, book car hire or set up a round of golf.
Our junior travellers are also expertly catered to at Planet Trekkers Kids’ Club, located right on the beachfront. Under the supervision of a qualified and caring team, children aged 4 to 12 can enjoy a diverse programme of activities, including marine adventures, sandcastle-building, face-painting and treasure hunts in our gardens.
NOBLE HOUSE ( Asian Fusion)
This oceanfront Asian-fusion restaurant serves up delicious modern cuisine to a backdrop of breathtaking views.
Far Eastern flavours, regional delicacies, spectacular plating and a sophisticated selection of imported wines combine to provide an unforgettable culinary experience at Noble House, which could easily contend for the title of best restaurant in Mauritius.
Advanced booking is required.
Sugar Cane (Beach Bar)
This chic open-air bar is located by the resort’s main pool, offering breathtaking views over Balaclava Bay. Relaxed and personalised service complements a casual seaside ambience, while an extensive bar menu offers light meals and snacks made from the freshest ingredients. Order a signature drink from the bar, or share sunset cocktails with your loved ones while enjoying sweeping Indian Ocean views at one of the top restaurants in Mauritius.
Segala (Mauritian Cuisine)
Segala Restaurant introduces diners to the flavours of Mauritius in a sophisticated indoor and outdoor settingat one of the most exciting Mauritian restaurants in town. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Segala offers fusion cuisine – Mauritian dishes with a modern Asian twist. The focus here is on fresh seasonal ingredients, with exotic spices and local recipes bringing authentic colour and flavour to our guests’ dining experience. A culinary journey not to be missed
See you in Segala soon!
Senso (International Buffet Restaurant)
Feast on international flavours at Senso, with a lavish breakfast spread each morning and a different themed buffet every night. Start the day with breakfast dishes from around the world, with an Indian Corner, Chinese Corner, American dishes, British favourites, vegetarian selections and fresh fruit and juices.
Among the buffet restaurants in Mauritius, our buffet dinner is simply decadent, with six different continents represented. Live cooking stations and fun nightly entertainment make for a dynamic dining experience for the whole family. Guests can indulge in international favourites such as pizza and pasta, or try exotic creations from around the world. Included in each buffet is a delectable array of sweets and desserts.
Flavours of India
A culinary journey through Indian cuisine, this sumptuous buffet features everything from the staples of roadside eateries to the delicacies of the palaces of Rajasthan. Try chai wallah-style delights, and sample authentic tastes from across the country, prepared with local and imported ingredients and spices.
The evening’s entertainment includes live guitar from 7pm at Sugarcane Bar, and a Bollywood show from 9.30 on our Hibiscus Deck.
Veda (Contemporary Indian Restaurant)
Our signature restaurant, Veda, specialises in contemporary Indian fine dining, and is a renowned Indian restaurant Mauritius has to offer. The diverse regions of India are represented by a team of eight chefs, each with their own specialty, using traditional ingredients and contemporary techniques for a truly modern interpretation of classic dishes. Experience this unique setting, and pair dishes with our selection of unique Indian-style cocktails.
DINE AROUND CONCEPT
Guests at InterContinental Mauritius Balaclava Fort staying on a Full Board, Half Board or All-Inclusive basis can enjoy the best of fine dining Mauritius has to offer with a set menu in each of our fine dining restaurants, sampling from all our restaurants at no extra charge. They can also order à la carte, with the cost billed to their account.
InterContinental can create a sublimely romantic private dining experience in your room, on your terrace or on our private Sugar Island. With a private chef, personal waiter and premium menu, it’s the perfect treat for couples.
We also offer a 24-hour room service.
SPA & WELLNESS
More than 50 blissful therapies at YUJ Spa & Wellness
Escape to the serenity of YUJ Spa,at a splendid Mauritius spa hotel which offers more than 50 treatments and therapies, from modern beauty therapies to ancient Ayurvedic rituals. With calming, cocoon-like treatment rooms, a hammam sauna, a steam room and a beauty salon, YUJ Spa is dedicated to helping you look and feel your best on vacation. We also offer a modern Fitness Centre with state-of-the-art equipment and personal trainers on request.
YUJ Spa offers a wide range of restorative treatments including magically soothing massages and pampering rituals that relax and rejuvenate. Our trained therapists are experts in the art of relaxation, with in-depth knowledge of local and international therapies and ingredients for a truly enriching spa experience.
YUJ spa resort, Mauritius offers 7 private rooms, including 2 double treatment rooms where couples can share a romantic ritual, tailor-made for two. We also specialize in Ayurvedic treatments, drawing upon more than 5,000 years of wisdom and using fragrant, high-quality oils.
We offer massages from around the world– Balinese, Thai, Japanese, Swedish and more. There’s also reflexology, body scrubs for skin luminosity and a wide range of beauty treatments, including facials, manicures and waxing.
Start The Morning Right with Yoga
Our Dedicated Yoga Instructor SagarPanwar invites you to Start your morning with tranquility and expert knowledge with Yuj Spa, experience complimentary Yoga classes to increase your personal well being and spiritual understanding.
With over 18 years of experience teaching and practicing the art of Ashtanga Yoga from Rishikesh known as the capital of Yoga in India to Turkey and North Cyprus.
Sagar welcomes you from 07:45am Tuesday to Sunday on our Sugar Island deck overlooking the beautiful Bay of Balaclava.
Work out with a spectacular view in our modern Fitness Centre. Floor-to-ceiling windows showcase our beautiful tropical gardens and the shimmering Indian Ocean, while a comprehensive array of exercise equipment ensures an efficient training session. Open from 6.30am to 7.45pm, the Fitness Centre is complimentary and offers free weights, weights machines, cardio equipment and ample room for stretching or yoga. We invite guests to use our Fitness Centre outside normal operating hours, available upon request and enjoy the exclusive service of our five-star resort upon request and enjoy the exclusive service of our five star resort in Mauritius.