Mauritius is an island nestled in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean; a leap frog over Madagascar from Mozambique’s coastal mainland will land you on this beautiful and unspoiled island idyll. Popular with couples and families alike for decades a number of exclusive resorts and hotels have been established including the prestigious Trou Aux Biches Resort and Spa.
A stay at Trou aux Biches combines a relaxing atmosphere with peerless facilities and unmatched privacy to offer visitors the perfect stay in paradise. Enjoy quality accommodation, superb food and exceptional service as you take time to unwind and embrace the beautiful nature of this iconic island. Elegance, privacy, space and authenticity set the tone for this luxury five-star property.
Set in lush tropical gardens Trou aux Biches focuses on tropical elegance, comfort and intimacy all neatly packaged in a stunningly appointed private suite. As well as the usual amenities many of the guest rooms have special features to enhance your stay. Beach front suite includes their own outdoor pool surrounded with a wooden deck and an attractive dry rock wall to ensure guests can relax in privacy with a magnificent view of the ocean. The beach front suite also boasts the additional features of a nespresso machine and outdoor shower and as the name suggests, guests have the convenience of walking straight out onto the hotel’s pristine beach front.
A choice of restaurants serving a variety of innovative and delicious cuisine awaits you at Trou aux Biches. Ideally situated overlooking the turquoise water, the restaurants have been designed to complement the surroundings with neutral colours and chic furnishings. L’Oasis is the flagship restaurant of the hotel and has a relaxed, inviting atmosphere with a range of food to suit every taste. Located metres from the sea, Le Deck serves freshly prepared seafood specialities on a spacious wooden terrace looking out to sea. For a Thai dining experience, Blue Ginger offers authentic cuisine and eastern culture in a mouth watering fusion and the Italian Il Corallo and Indian Mahiya restaurants complete the incredibly eclectic international flavours on offer.
Trou Aux Biches has one of the best beaches on the island making it ideal for a host of water sports. With its crystal clear waters and abundant marine life Mauritius is the perfect place to learn how to scuba dive. Trou aux Biches provides a safe and comprehensive introduction to scuba diving through its own diving centre, allowing novices and advanced divers alike to explore the underwater wonders. Windsurfing, sailing and deep sea fishing are also available and provide a great way to explore the gin clear waters.
For those who are looking to devote a little well earned time to themselves; the resorts exclusive spa is a haven of tranquility. An extensive pampering menu featuring massages, scrubs and a fantastic array of treatments promise pure relaxation and indulgence. Enjoy a session in one of the spa’s air-conditioned studios or in an outdoor thatched-roof cabin where you can simultaneously commune with nature. The spa also features one balneotherapy room, one algotherapy room, two hammams, two saunas as well as a relaxation pool.
Craig is a professional travel writer and was lucky enough to visit Trou Aux Biches on a Mauritius Holiday last year.