This luxurious hotel is located in the north west of the island in Turtle Bay, on a beachfront estate known as Balaclava. This private 25-acre estate dates back to the 18th century. A lovely river runs through the lush grounds and into the lagoon.
The interiors are bright and airy. The hotel's reception is lovely and offers views of the sea and the gardens.
WiFi access is available in all rooms and public areas. All of the Maritim's bedrooms enjoy sea views. The Junior Suites and Prestige Rooms also offer generously sized balconies or terraces, complete with sun loungers.
The hotel offers an excellent choice of sports activities within the all-inclusive plan. These include water skiing, hobie cats, tennis, sailing and canoeing. Turtle Bay is the first Marine National Park in Mauritius with a well-preserved underwater life. There are excellent snorkelling areas right off of the beach. A nine-hole golf course has free green fees for all hotel guests. A large gym is available.
Children's activities are provided through the kids’ club. Available for ages 3-11, it offers a good variety, including fishing and snorkelling. Babysitters are available on request (with 24 hours notice) for a small fee. On the estate, the children will also discover the Maritim little animal farm with goats, ducks, dogs and geese and the giant tortoise’s park, for a local fee.
The Tropical Flower and Nature Spa is nestled amongst the hotel's 25 hectare garden. There are a variety of treatments aimed at promoting relaxation and wellbeing including tailor-made masks and creams from a mix of tropical flowers, other plants, natural oils and scents.