Heritage Awali, Mauritius
Heritage Awali is located on Mauritius' south coast, in the small coastal village of Bel Ombre.
Away from other hotels it occupies a quiet position above a sandy beach backed by casuarina trees. The hotel has 154 deluxe rooms and five suites.
The deluxe rooms are decorated in earthy colours, with cool stone floors, wooden shuttered windows and all look towards the sea. Rooms have every comfort including air-conditioning and ceiling fan, en-suite bathroom with bath and shower, dressing rooms, satellite television, direct dial telephones and internet access.
Venturing out from your room through the tropical gardens you come to the main hotel, which has every facility and more.
For the active there is plenty to choose from including a large pool, floodlit tennis courts, sailing, windsurfing and kayaks. Snorkelling and diving is easily arranged and there is a glass bottomed boat. Relax in the Seven Colours Spa and finally, there is an 18 hole golf course.
After a hard day of activities there are three restaurants and several bars to choose from. The Balafon is the main restaurant, Amafrooty for light meals and snacks, Le Chateau De bel Ombre an a la carte restaurant with superb Mauritian cuisine and Infinity Blue a seafood grill.