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Overview of InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort

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Private beach, free beach cabanas, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas
Private beach, free beach cabanas, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas
Private beach, free beach cabanas, sun-loungers, beach umbrellas
2 outdoor pools, free pool cabanas, pool umbrellas

InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort

5 out of 5

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationTurtle Bay1 min walk
    Popular LocationMauritius Aquarium6 min drive
    Popular LocationTurtle Bay Marine Park6 min drive
    AirportMahebourg (MRU-Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Intl.)58 min drive

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  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 602 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Family Room

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds
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  • Standard Room

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Presidential Duplex, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 2583 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Deluxe Room, 1 Single Bed

    Room amenities

    • 602 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Single Bed
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean View

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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  • Honeymoon Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
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About this area

Balaclava

Located in Balaclava, InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort is next to a golf course and on a private beach. Shoppers can check out Port Louis Market, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Turtle Bay and Trou aux Biches Beach. Travelling with kids? Consider Pamplemousses Botanical Garden, or check out an event or a game at Champs de Mars Racecourse. Break out the clubs and hit the links with a golf course and golf lessons nearby, or seek out an adventure with ecotours and ziplining. Guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Turtle Bay - 1 min walk
  • Mauritius Aquarium - 6 min drive
  • Turtle Bay Marine Park - 6 min drive
  • Maheswarnath Mandir - 9 min drive
  • Sugar Factory - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportMahebourg (MRU-Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Intl.) - 58 min drive

Restaurants

  • Noble House — 1 min walk
  • Segala — 1 min walk
  • Chateu Mon Desir - 7 min walk
  • La Faya - 5 min drive
  • Cabane Du Filao - 6 min drive
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About this property

InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort

5-star hotel with pools, private beach and full-service spa
Catch some rays on InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort's private sand beach or spend the day relaxing at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 5 restaurants. All 210 rooms boast deep soaking bathtubs, and offer free WiFi and furnished balconies or patios. Free wired Internet and Select Comfort beds are standard, as are LCD TVs with satellite channels.
InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort offers 210 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. This accommodation is furnished with sofa beds and desks. Select Comfort beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets. 42-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels and pay-per-view films.

Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a deep soaking bath and a rainfall showerhead. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

2 the outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include a private beach, an outdoor tennis court, a 24-hour health club and a spa tub.

Guests aged under 18 years old are not allowed in the health club, fitness facility or spa tub.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

SPA InterContinental has 5 treatment rooms, including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa. Other services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages and sports massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy, Ayurvedic and thalassotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 15 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily: EUR 20 per person
  • 5 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 2 bars/lounges, 1 beach bar, 1 swim-up bar and 1 poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • 9 holes of golf
  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Aerobics classes
  • Beach volleyball
  • Beach yoga
  • Bike rentals
  • Boat tours
  • Children's pool
  • Fishing
  • Full-service spa
  • Kayaking
  • Motor-boating
  • Motorised watercraft
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Parasailing
  • Playground
  • Sailing
  • Sauna
  • Scooter/moped hire
  • Scuba diving
  • Shopping
  • Snorkelling
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Waterskiing
  • Windsurfing
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • 2 outdoor pools
  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free children's club
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Free rollaway/extra beds
  • Free supervised childcare/activities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Sofa bed

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • Chinese
  • Czech
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Indonesian
  • Thai

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference centre (8396 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • Beach loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Free beach cabanas
  • Free pool cabanas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 5 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - on the beach
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage - Thai
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Outdoor treatment areas
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room
  • Thalassotherapy

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Braille signage
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Linens
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Free rollaway beds
  • Select comfort bed
  • Sofa bed

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Deep-soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Films for purchase
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Furnished balcony or patio

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 25 March 2020 to 1 January 2021 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 5 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding
Free rollaway/extra beds!
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: EUR 110.00
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: EUR 55.00 (from 12 to 16 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: EUR 130.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: EUR 65.00 (from 12 to 16 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 20 per person (approximately)
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times, massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Up to 2 children 5 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the health club, fitness facility or spa tub
Guests under 15 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Hotel InterContinental Mauritius
InterContinental Hotel Mauritius
InterContinental Mauritius
InterContinental Mauritius Hotel
Mauritius Hotel InterContinental
Mauritius InterContinental
Intercontinental Hotel Balaclava
InterContinental Resort Mauritius Balaclava
InterContinental Mauritius Resort Fort
InterContinental Mauritius Balaclava Fort
InterContinental Mauritius Fort
InterContinental Mauritius Fo
InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort Hotel
InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort Balaclava
InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort Hotel Balaclava

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort and receive a full refund?
Yes, InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort have a pool?
Yes, this property has 2 outdoor pools and a children's pool.
Is InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - midnight. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort?
Checkout is at noon. Late checkout is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Where is InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort located?
Located in Balaclava, this beachfront hotel is next to a golf course and within 2 mi (3 km) of Turtle Bay, Balaclava Beach and Le Goulet Beach. Pointe aux Piments Beach and Turtle Bay Marine Park are also within 3 miles (5 km).
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Rating 5 - Excellent. 76 out of 220 reviews
5 - Excellent 35%
Rating 4 - Good. 76 out of 220 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 41 out of 220 reviews
3 - Okay 19%
Rating 2 - Poor. 19 out of 220 reviews
2 - Poor 9%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 8 out of 220 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

3.9/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Friendly. Plenty of Indian food. Chips available if you want. Pls request itv They will make for you
Stayed 5 nights in Feb 2020

2/5 Poor

Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
very tired, obvious lack of investment in up keep. grubby bathrooms, grub stains on curtains and bed linen. Food not great. Needs a top down shake up.
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 7 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
The stay was very nice.
Stayed 7 nights in Nov 2019

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Short n sweet stay
Room and bed comfortable. Great choice of food for breakfast
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

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