Award announced at gala in SwitzerlandMauritius is an island destination that knows something about spas, so Maritim Hotels are rightly proud to receive the accolade of ‘Best Luxury Wellness Spa of Mauritius’. The award was announced at the recent gala night of ‘World Luxury Spa Awards’ in Switzerland.
The winning spa is called the Maritim Tropical Flower Spa and it is just one of the luxurious amenities at the Maritim Resort & Spa Mauritius. This is located on the noted marine park of Turtle Bay in the sheltered North West and offers 215 ocean-facing rooms.
The spa is located in lush tropical gardens measuring 3,500sqm. There are 13 treatment rooms, a wellness pavilion, a hairdresser, two bridal suites, relaxation areas behind a waterfall and a space dedicated to water treatments. These include a relaxation pool, two wet niches, saunas, steam room, showers and a ‘Kneipp’ walk.
Treatments range over ayurveda, hot stone therapy, Balinese massages as well as Mauritian treatments with essential oils and elixirs derived from the plants that grow on site. These embrace bird of paradise, ylang ylang, vanilla, roses, bougainvillea, aloe vera, hibiscus, lemongrass and frangipane.
‘It is a great honour for us to be recognized as the Best Luxury Wellness Spa of the island and this proves the mastery of treatments and high standards of service provided at the Maritim Tropical Flower Spa,’ says Peter Edler, the hotel’s General Manager. The Spa Manager, Reshma Dookheea, adds: ‘It is with immense pleasure that my whole team at the spa and myself have received this award. We wish to thank everyone who voted for us and our staff who go the extra mile to provide the best service to our clients’.