White sandy beaches, crystal clear waters and pure relaxation await at The Residence hotel in Belle Mare which is set on the North-Eastern coast of the idyllic island of Mauritius. Just a 60 minute drive from the airport and Port Louis.
The Residence hotel has 135 rooms and 28 suites with beautiful ocean views. The rooms are all beautifully decorated with influences from Asia and Europe. A butler is assigned to each room and suite and will unpack your luggage, run a bath and take care of your laundry. The suites are perfectly suited to the needs of a family.
Cots, sterilisers, potties & kettles can be placed in the room on request.
Things to do
The Residence Hotel offers something for everyone. From relaxing in the sun on it's magnificent beach to taking to the water and enjoying complementary water sports such as water skiing, windsurfing, hobie cats, snorkelling and trips out to see on their glass bottom boat. The resort also offers adventure in the form of undersea walks and scuba diving.
Horse riding, volleyball and tennis is also offered for those who prefer being on land.
If it's pampering and pure relaxation you are after, The Residence has a fabulous spa to indulge you. The Sanctuary Spa is a temple dedicated to the relaxation of body and mind with Zen influences, offering a wide range of massages, custom made programmes to cater to your every wish and La Prairie skincare treatments.
For those who enjoy culinary delights, The Residence will tingle your taste buds. The hotel prides itself on using local fresh produce of the island blended with a diversity of fine recipes from around the world offering a symphony of tastes to be savoured in any of the three restaurants; the a la carte Dining Room; the Verandah, available for light lunches, and the Plantation, set on the oceanfront and serving Creole cuisine and seafood.
Highchairs for the little ones are available in the restaurants or they can dine at the children's club. Baby purees are available on request.
For the little ones
The Residence has a fantastic kids club for children aged 3-12. The Planters Kid's Club is free of charge, where children can play in the playgrounds in the surrounding gardens and be looked after by a creative and efficient team of professionals are on hand to supervise a wide choice of activities. The programme includes treasure hunts, snorkelling classes, sports competitions, body painting, the Internet, hikes and picnics, glass-bottom boat tours, theme days, pony rides, and much more. At night, the Planters Kids Club also offers evening entertainment, fashion shows, plays, films, or activities dedicated to the magic world of fairy tales. Under 3's are welcome at The Planters Kid's Club but must be accompanied by a parent or babysitter. There is also a separate children's swimming pool to enjoy.
A baby sitting service is also available.