You have every reason to be smitten by the charms of this turquoise beauty. Blue-green waters, crystalline beaches, vibrant coral reefs, welcoming people and their warm hospitality… Mauritius is a traveller’s paradise and it’s none other than Mark Twain who says so. An ideal destination for scuba diving, snorkelling, hiking and breath-taking sightseeing, expect nothing less than a big-time adrenalin kick. But wait a minute! You are missing out on something. Your trip to this island of tranquillity is simply incomplete if you haven’t indulged in a rejuvenating spa experience. When in Mauritius, treat your body and mind to the goodness of nature by selecting any of these exquisite hotels that pamper you with an assortment of wellness services.
1. Detox Massages at U Spa — Constance Belle Mare Plage
Earthy resplendence at its best, Constance Belle Mare Plage stretches across the 2km beach. The beautifully landscaped hotel comprises 92 Prestige Rooms, 137 Junior Suites, 6 Deluxe Suites, 20 distinctive Villas or the Presidential Villa.
The U Spa at Constance brings you a range of therapeutic massages in “Classics” and “Deluxe” categories. A concoction of indigenous tropical offerings, these wellness treatments can be crafted to suit individual preferences.
What’s your pick: Relax Massage, Rejuvenate Massage, Detox Massage, Balinese Massage, Ayurvedic Massage
2. Bespoke Treatments at Lux Resorts — Lux Belle Mare
The luxury of sea view, exotic lagoons and silvery sands, well that’s Lux Belle Mare for you. The all-suite and villas hotel offers 174 suites in seven categories (all with sea view), 12 villas (private swimming pool, garden, outdoor dining areas and butler service), restaurants and bars.
At Lux Resorts, you can expect complete customisation of wellness services. All you need to do is a fill up an online form in advance so that the experience can be personalised for you.
What’s your pick: Zhengliao Chinese Medicine Treatment, Balinese Or Signature Massage, Yoga Meditation, a host of personalised wellness care.
3. Fitness Suits at the Spa — The Oberoi, Mauritius
Sub-tropical greenery combined with marine wonders of Turtle Bay, the Oberoi, Mauritius is well known for its splendid sunsets views. Besides, the hotel also boasts of four national monuments from the French colonial period. Take for instance, the main gunpowder store of the bygone era which serves as a dining area today.
The Spa at Oberoi, Mauritius is well equipped with two pools, a full-fledged fitness suite and tennis courts for sport lovers.
What’s your pick: Ayurvedic, Western, Thai, Balinese and Oberoi signature treatments; Hatha Yoga, Breathing Exercises, T’ai Chi and Meditation.
4. Nature’s Flavours at Angsana Spa Balaclava Mauritius
A blend of thrilling excitement and reassuring moments of magnificent serenity, Angsana Balaclava Mauritius combines the best of both worlds. If there’s a host of water sports for adventure lovers, there are seaside rustic pleasures for the romance seekers.
The spa experience at Angsana is no less than a culinary delight what with freshly concocted potions of wellness prepared with care for you. Also check out their special Live for Spa (until Dec 28, 2016) to avail a complete bouquet of wellness services.
What’s your pick: Coconut Lime Glory Body Polish, Ginger Lemongrass Body Polish, Oatmeal Banana Body Polish.
5. Holistic Wellness at Nira Spa — Shanti Maurice
Not many of us may know this for a fact but sugarcane is the chief crop cultivated in Mauritius! And the Shanti Maurice – A Nira Resort makes the best of this nature’s bounty. Situated between sugarcane fields and the Indian Ocean is the sprawling oasis of harmony. From Junior Suites to Luxury Villas, Shanti Maurice has it all.
Spread over an area of 75,000 square feet, Nira Spa re-energizes its guests with holistic wellness solutions. These include spa menu & therapies, classes & activities, wellness cuisine and spa packages & offers.
What’s your pick: The Holistic Bio Experience, The Indian Experience, The Oriental Experience and The Fitness & Wellness Experience.