Shanti Maurice
(4 Star Superior)

Welcome to Shanti Maurice, Mauritius
Shanti Maurice has one of the island’s best beaches with pristine white sand stretching down to the clear turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. A true Mauritius resort, the 5-Star Shanti Maurice is set amidst lush and tropical gardens including ponds, lawns and a small indigenous forest with plant and tree species endemic to Mauritius. Bread-fruit trees, coconut palms, Bougainvillea and Frangipani can be seen across the public and private villa gardens and mango and litchi grow in the resort orchard.

Spacious and gracious Suites and Villas with a view of the beach, the exotic gardens, a sublime Spa, gourmet cuisine, and a whole range of water and other activities for the family make Shanti Maurice the perfect choice for a tropical island holiday.

Location
The Shanti Maurice resort is located on the beautiful south coast of the island, only 35 kilometres or a 40-minute scenic drive from the airport.

Rooms
The spacious Suites and Villas at Shanti Maurice are all ocean-facing and are among the largest of resort rooms in Mauritius. The Villas all have private pools and are surrounded by exotic private gardens, terraces and courtyards.

Our Junior Suites are designed to blend modernity with practicality and are housed in attractive villa buildings with four suites per villa. Like all guest accommodation at Shanti Maurice, the suites are equipped with plasma TVs, DVD players and broadband Internet access. The ground floor suites have direct access to the beach and an outdoor rain shower, while the suites on the first floor have large balconies overlooking the Indian Ocean. As well as large bedrooms and bathrooms, each Junior Suite has a separate dressing room with an open closet and dressing table.

The stunning Luxury Villas have a swimming pool, a garden with dining or relaxation pavilions and an enclosed courtyard with an outdoor rain shower and lounge beds. Interior accommodation includes a large bedroom, bathroom and a separate dressing room with a walk-in closet and dressing table. With dense private gardens shielding your villa from the beach and surrounding paths, you’ll feel completely at ease as lunch is served in your shady dining pavilion.

Larger Luxury Suite Villas have all the features of the Luxury Villas plus a large living room adding an elegant extra dimension to the Suite and gives a sense of bright and airy spaciousness.
The Two Bedroom Villas have a swimming pool with built-in Jacuzzi, a private garden and an enclosed courtyard with lounge beds. The outdoor rain shower offers the opportunity to shower beneath the sky and the palms in blissful seclusion. With two bedrooms, two bathrooms with separate dressing rooms and a large living room, these Villas are ideal for a family or friends.
Offering unrivalled space and unsurpassed privacy, the enormous Shanti Villa is the ultimate blissful retreat. This stylish sanctuary boasts phenomenal views across the bay and will suit the most discerning of guests who wish to reside in privileged splendour with personal, discrete service; the most prestigious guest accommodation on the island of Mauritius.

Half-hidden amidst lush landscaped gardens, the Villa has a private swimming pool with a built-in Jacuzzi, dining pavilions and an outdoor rain shower in an enclosed courtyard. The interior accommodation includes a living room, two bedrooms, a butler’s room and three bathrooms.

Restaurant/Bar
The culinary art is sacred at Shanti Maurice, an unforgettable mix of inherent and artisanal experiences. Fresh from the ocean, our garden or nearby farms, our chefs offer local produce and imaginative choices. With casual beach barbeques, fine Cape-inspired dining at our oceanfront restaurant and simple, healthy fare on the menu, we cater to the most discerning of palates.

Alongside the lush landscape gardens of Shanti Maurice lies a bountiful herb and vegetable garden, providing our chefs with fresh and organic ingredients for the day’s dishes.

Stars serves the finest and freshest Cape food and shines at night. With exquisite, perfectly prepared dishes with South African culinary influences and a setting offering views over a starlit Indian Ocean, the restaurant turns dinner into a memorable occasion. Using ingredients that are primarily local, the chef and team create simple yet lightly-designed dishes that excel in execution and flavour. Similarly, the wine list reflects the tastes of the Cape along with the best of wines the Old World has to offer.

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Pebbles is our all-day dining restaurant. Located in a relaxed setting open to ocean views and gentle breezes, the cuisine at Pebbles celebrates the rich diversity of Mauritian history and culture. From age-old Indian and Creole traditional dishes to fresh salads bursting with local goodness, the expert hands of our chefs create a wonderful fusion of authentic delicacies and contemporary gastronomical delight. At breakfast indulge in freshly baked pastries or enjoy a leisurely lunch of freshly caught local fish. The restaurant also offers a wellness cuisine menu for guests that are looking for healthier and lighter options.

The celebrated Fish Shack at Shanti Maurice offers the most authentic Mauritian evening on the island, an instant hit with guests and discerning locals alike. The rustic beach-side barbecue is an unforgettable feast under the stars. The grill menu depends on the previous night’s catch and morning market and may include prawns, lobster or sea bass, tuna, chicken or lamb chops with only the freshest ingredients selected. Grilled on request, your menu choice will be served with a variety of salads and herbs picked from our garden a few hours earlier.

To the sound of waves breaking on the reef, enjoy cocktails featuring rum from the local distillery, while the beer selection introduces the finest offerings from the village brewery. A Mauritian experience not to be missed are the Sega dancers who regularly wow guests with the captivating beats and rhythms of the national song and dance.

Our Red Ginger Lounge bar is the place to meet for a lunchtime drink, pre-dinner aperitif or late-night cocktails. By day, the bar offers views across the glistening waters of the infinity pool and beyond to the Indian Ocean. At night, discrete lighting picks out the sculptures and foliage in the exotic poolside gardens. The lounge offers alfresco and indoor dining options with a wide-ranging menu and wine list.

Shanti Maurice is inviting food lovers to experience the art of Mauritian home cooking with La Kaze Mama. Offering a different experience, La Kaze Mama will enable guests to taste truly authentic Mauritian home cooking in a memorable outdoor setting.

Known as the social hubs of the island, Rum Shops are the places to go to and share a laugh, a story and a drink. Step up to the counter in the Rum Shed and order a rum cocktail or a beer, sample samosas with a little of the local green chilli sauce, then join in a lively conversation on everything to nothing, setting the world of sports, politics and current affairs to rights!! Enjoy this truly Mauritian experience.

Take your meal into the tropical gardens of Shanti Maurice with a superb picnic hamper. Pick a spot and enjoy breath-taking views of hills and sea whilst indulging in a freshly prepared wholesome meal ranging from simple salads to fresh fish and game. A salad of sautéed shrimps, avocado, papaya, mango, hearts of palm, pear tomatoes, almonds and sweet and sour vinaigrette, accompanied by a bottle of cold Chablis, is typical picnic fare.

Services & Leisure
The following activities are available at the resort or nearby, some at an additional cost:
Swimming pool, windsurfing, kitesurfing, surfing, sailing, pedal boats, paddle board, tube rides, snorkelling, kayaking, Catamaran cruise, deep-sea fishing, Scuba diving, parasailing, dolphin watching, water-skiing, submarine safari, tennis and golf at the Heritage Golf Club.

Kids Club
Les Petits Dodos Kids Club welcomes children from 3 to 12 years of age and is open daily. This specially designed Kids Club is set within its own grounds beside the Nira Spa and features its own toddler’s pool and games room.
A weekly activities programme is crammed with fun-filled pursuits including arts and crafts, kids yoga, face painting, marine life exploration, computers, Play Station and Wii games, sports and musical games and much more to ensure our younger guests are entertained during their stay with us. In addition, field trips are arranged to the nearby Crocodile Park and Casela Bird Sanctuary, where our younger ones can make friends of the furry or scaled variety.
A babysitting service is available for children under 3 years old.

Spa
The Nira Spa at Shanti Maurice offers a unique range of therapies, featuring the ancient regimes of Ayurveda and Yoga combined with the latest international wellness regimes that include Hydrotherapy, Cocoons, Body Polishes, Fusion Massage and Watsu treatments.
Importantly, the Nira spa experience is designed to go well beyond mere physical rejuvenation to include all the elements of holistic and stress-free living: optimum health, mental wellbeing, revitalised senses, spiritual awakening and positive dietary changes. Feel total renewal and rediscover tranquillity through the nurturing touch of our therapies.

This peaceful haven presents a unique world of relaxation, serenity and wellness through 4 distinct deluxe spa stations: the Holistic Bio Experience, the Indian Experience, the Oriental experience and the Fitness & Wellness Experience. These Experiences will take you through treatments including body scrubs and body wraps using bio products, Swedish and deep tissue massage, Ayurvedic therapies, Indian head massage, Balinese and Thai massages, Reiki, Shiatsu, Reflexology, Yoga, Meditation and much more.
Within Nira Spa, our nutritionists can create a unique Wellness Cuisine menu to help you reach your personal health goals.

Other
Romance is built into the atmosphere at Shanti Maurice, the perfect venue for weddings and honeymoons. On the day, with coral reefs as a backdrop and the ebb and flow of the Indian Ocean below, our wedding pavilion is a magical place to say ‘I do’. Before the ceremony, the bride-to-be may enjoy a quiet moment of reflection or indulgence in the Nira Spa.

Blissful days, lively nights and round-the-clock romance of a Shanti Maurice honeymoon combine to create a magical start to married life. With time for each other and time to indulge in life’s pleasures, newly-weds will share the very best of times. All the while, our warm, friendly staff will discreetly make sure that all the just-married moments will be truly special and all the memories will be wonderful.
Our Boutique offers an exceptional shopping experience with a treasure trove of a wide variety, with striking and beautiful items ranging from clothes, jewellery, home accessories and local specialties.

Unwind in the Library and enjoy a good book, a selection of international newspapers and magazines in a serene atmosphere. Alternatively, feel free to browse the internet with our two state-of-the-art iMac desktop computers.

Some of the services and facilities above may not be available on a 24-hour basis or without advance request.

Fees on certain facilities/services may apply.

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