On the less developed south coast of Mauritius, Shanti Maurice Resort & Spa boasts pristine white beaches and an award winning spa. Lapped by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean, luxurious suites and villas are spread across 36 acres of exotic gardens, providing excellent facilities for families and plenty of privacy and romance for honeymooners and couples. Guests can also take advantage on Shanti's 'unlimited golf offer' at the nearby Avalon course.
The resort has a quiet, relaxed mood with just 61 spacious villas and suites. All have ocean views, some with beach access, and feature natural colours, luxurious interiors with much use of local materials. The resort's 17 villas boast relaxing private pools including 6 that are beachfront, perfect for a family holiday in Mauritius; in particular, three Luxury Double Suite Pool Villas can sleep up to 4 adults & 4 children, while the 3-bedroom Shanti Villa has an enviable beachside position and a range of amenities to ensure guests want for nothing. The latter encompasses 1000 sq. metres of living and leisure space, with optional butler service; it can also be booked as a 1 or 2-bedroom unit in shoulder and high seasons only.
An exceptional dining experience awaits at Shanti Maurice. Four fine dining restaurants include: Stars, with four distinct dining areas and home of "Aquacasia" cuisine, celebrating the culinary diversity of the Indian Ocean, entwined with a mastery of spice; the rustic beachside Fish Shack serving fresh seafood and barbecue specialities; and the Rum Shed bar & grill for a la carte comfort food and grills.... as well as 180 different types of rum from around the world! For a different culinary experience, visit Grandma's Kitchen for authentic Mauritian home cooking in a delightful garden setting. In-suite/villa dining is available of course while Red Ginger Bar & Pool Lounge is perfect for a cocktail while contemplating the magical sunset.
The award winning Shanti Spa, one of the largest in the Indian Ocean, is renowned for its range of exclusive treatments and popular with honeymoon couples and guests celebrating anniversaries. Look forward to revitalising therapies, yoga activities, nutritional advice, Ayurveda and meditation pavilions, plus fully equipped fitness and Pilates areas.
For active pursuits, a superb choice of water sports includes stand-up paddle boarding, sailing, windsurfing and kayaks, while diving can also be arranged from the nearby PADI dive centre. On land, there are two floodlit tennis courts and mountain biking, while for lovers of golf, the 'Shanti Maurice unlimited golf offer' includes complimentary green fee at the nearby 18-hole Avalon Golf Estate & Country Club, including golf carts and driving range. For family's, the resort's kids club has its own toddler's pool and offers a weekly, fun-filled activity programme; open from 10am to 10pm daily, a babysitting service is also available.
You also have the opportunity to indulge in a range of special 'Shanti Moments' during your stay, a unique selection of private, unforgettable moments. From a Champagne breakfast or a beach birthday celebration to a Wine & More 'Art de Vigne' experience, private island barbecue dinner or a nostalgic private movie night on the beach, there's numerous options to suit all budgets and tastes. Just speak to one of the Mahlatini experts for details about all the Shanti Moments available.
For a different experience beyond the resort, try an 'Electro Bike Discovery Tour'. Together with a guide, these power-assisted bicycles let you see more of the landscapes of Mauritius as well as meet local people. Options include a half day tour of the beautiful south-west coast between Bel Ombre and the fishing village of Le Morne, or alternatively head to the mountains for either half day or full day tours around the picturesque village of Chamarel and the Seven Coloured Earths, including a visit to a local rum distillery! Bike helmets are included on all tours and a safety car also travels with the group. Private return car transfers are provided to the start/finish points of the bike rides. Please speak to us for further details.
A 45 minute private car transfer from Mauritius' Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport.
A number of watersports, including pedalo's, kayaks, snorkelling, stand-up paddle boards, sailing, windsurfing aqua yoga and aqua gym. Kite surfing, parasailing, diving and fishing can also be arranged. Two floodlit tennis courts, mountain biking and bocceball. Unlimited free golf at the nearby 18-hole Avalon Golf Estate. Excursions to nearby attractions such as Blue Bay Marine Park, as well as the southern mountains and Black River Gorges. Shanti Spa & fitness centre. Wifi is complimentary in rooms and in public areas of the resort.
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Incredibly luxurious retreat. I am not a fan of Indian food however, and therefore, did not "love" the food.
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