InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort


World-class luxury in an authentic island setting

Overlooking the sparkling Bay of Balaclava, surrounded by ivory sands, dramatic mountains and lush nature parks, InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort truly is a holidaymaker’s dream. Delight in a world of excitement above the ocean and below. Go diving and snorkelling in the clear azure water. Shop for artisanal crafts in the bustling capital city of St Louis. Dine at five enticing restaurants serving everything from gourmet Asian dishes to irresistible Mediterranean cuisine. Then indulge with a luxurious treatment at the spa. Whether you’re on a family adventure, romantic retreat or inspiring corporate event, InterContinental Mauritius Resort Balaclava Fort is the ideal destination.

Entertainment Entertainment



Enjoy a host of cultural and historic activities to choose from, ensuring you leave Mauritius knowing just as much as the locals.

  • The Blue Penny Museum
  • Champ de Mars Racecourse
  • Bois Chéri Tea Factory
  • Aapravasi Ghat
  • Cap Malheureux

Dining & Drinks

With five distinct restaurants that centre on the flavours of Africa, India, Europe, the Mediterranean, Mauritius and the Far East, guests will be spoiled for choice.

  • Enjoy a "dine around" concept.
  • Visit a contemporary Indian restaurant, an international buffet, a Mauritian restaurant and an Asian fusion restaurant, all conveniently located.
  • Enjoy breathtaking views over Balaclava Bay while enjoying pool-side drinks and meals.
  • No kosher option available

Guest Services

The knowledgeable concierge team and Clefs d’or head concierge, Kevin, can provide information on all the fantastic activities within the resort and around the island.

  • Enjoy access to a 24-hour front desk and concierge service.
  • A personalised itinerary of activities and island excursions.
  • Laundry, cultural trips, doctor’s appointments, pharmacy visits, taxi services and restaurant bookings.
  • Complimentary WiFi throughout the resort.


The resort’s unique InterContinental Insider Collection features an array of locally inspired experiences and venues to excite and inspire delegates and guests.

  • The Hibiscus Ballroom is 600sqm and can host up to 500 guests.
  • Direct access to the beach and swimming pool.
  • MICE team to take care of all the details from planning to execution.
  • Four separate meeting rooms to use as breakout rooms or stand-alone meeting spaces.

Sport & Leisure Sport & Leisure



The wonderful Mont Choisy Golf Course

  • The only 18 hole golf course in the north of Mauritius Island.
  • Designed by Peter Matkovich, the course will feature feature unique Mauritian landscaping.
  • The course's distinct feature will be the black volcanic rock “outcrops”.


Yuj Spa makes use of aromatherapy, the therapeutic sense of touch, and offers seven treatment rooms, including four double rooms for couples.

  • 7 private rooms, including 2 double treatment rooms where couples can share a romantic ritual, tailor-made for two.
  • Therapists specialise in Ayurvedic treatments, drawing upon more than 5,000 years of wisdom.
  • Enjoy massages from around the world– Balinese, Thai, Japanese, Swedish and more.
  • Reflexology, body scrubs for skin luminosity and a wide range of beauty treatments, including facials, manicures and waxing.

Fitness & Gym

The resort features a fully equipped and supervised gym with a breathtaking view of the Indian Ocean.

  • Picturesque garden jogging track, beach volleyball, table tennis, beach soccer and more.
  • An array of bike tours allow you to discover Mauritius and get in a workout.
  • Personal fitness trainers can make sure you stay in shape.
  • Dedicated Yoga Instructor, Sagar Panwar, has over 18 years of experience teaching and practicing the art of Ashtanga Yoga from Rishikesh, known to many as the capital of Yoga.


In addition to a host of watersports to choose from, we also have beach volleyball, bike tours and a number of other land sports.

  • Explore the pristine waters of the island using equipment from the resort’s Boat House.
  • Kayaks, snorkelling and diving equipment, a glass-bottom boat, water skis and a 30-metre-long jetty.
  • Sailing tours, deep-sea fishing expeditions and trips around the surrounding national marine park.

Weddings Weddings



Whether you choose to enjoy your wedding in the verdant gardens or on the pristine beach, be sure of a lavish reception and dedicated events team to take care of every detail.

  • Enjoy a ceremony on the beach, a lavish reception in the Hibiscus Ballroom, a feast at Segala Restaurant or a party in the Barracuda events space
  • Any size event can be catered to.
  • Packages include the wedding venue, food and beverages and other requests as per the guest’s needs.

Rooms & Amenities Rooms & Amenities


Rooms & Amenities

With over 200 luxurious rooms to choose from, and modern amenities provided in each room, your needs are guaranteed to be met.

  • 210 sea-facing rooms.
  • Deep stone bathtub and shower.
  • A private balcony or terrace.
  • Daily maid service.


Just north of the capital city of Port Louis, InterContinental Balaclava Fort stretches across one of the most stunning parts of the island.

  • 50 minutes from the airport.
  • 15 minute drive from the shopping, entertainment and restaurant district of Grand Baie.
  • Overlooks the Bay of Balaclava.

Children & Teenagers Children & Teenagers



Junior travellers from the ages of 4-12 years old can enjoy unforgettable experiences tailor-made just for them.

  • Incorporating positive learning experiences, games, arts and crafts, beach activities, local excursions and more.
  • Some of the special activities include traditional Sega Dancing, marine life education sessions and Creole classes.
  • A babysitting service for little ones so that parents can plan some romantic time alone.

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