Promise kept at the Heritage Le Telfair hotel: excellent service, beautiful beach, activities of Domaine de Bel Ombre and the most beautiful landscapes of Mauritius... Unique architecture on the island, human size, wide beach with good bathing, superb view, two swimming pools, one of which is heated, spacious rooms with large terrace or balcony, sublime bathrooms. The food is excellent with a great choice of wines.Very pleasant spa, golf, and mini-club for your children. The Telfair has so many assets that it is a dream place for a vacation as a couple, with friends or family. Here, you benefit from all the services of the Domaine de Bel Ombre. Those of the lively C Beach Club, the friendly Heritage Awali Golf & Spa Resort, the Heritage Golf Club, the romantic Château de Bel Ombre, the Frederica Nature Reserve, and no less than 12 restaurants. It is very easy to move around within the domain to enjoy the vast choice of atmospheres, restaurants and activities.
The hotel has 158 spacious rooms divided into 8 categories:
- 50 Deluxe rooms
- 62 Deluxe sea view rooms
- 16 Deluxe sea front rooms
- 4 Junior Suites
- 16 Junior Suite Sea View
- 2 Senior Suites
- 6 Senior Sea View Suites
- 2 Ocean View Suites
Decorated in the style of an old Mauritian sugar house, the 158 rooms and suites are distributed in 20 villas of 6 or 8 rooms, on 2 levels, with terrace or balcony on the Lemon River or the lagoon. The furniture of the rooms is inspired by the 19th century Mauritian architecture. During our last visit, after the recent renovation, we noticed that while the charm of the architecture has been preserved, the decoration of the rooms has been made more contemporary.
Room and suite amenities
Free in-room Wi-Fi, balcony or terrace, individual air-conditioning, ceiling fan, electronic safe, interactive flat-screen TV (satellite channels), video-on-demand, telephone with international direct dial, mini-bar, complimentary tea and coffee, spacious en-suite bathroom with bathtub, shower and separate toilet, Seven Colours signature bath products, bathrobes and slippers, hairdryer, shaver socket, walk-in closet, 24-hour room service, connecting rooms available. Additional amenities in Suites include iPod docking station, Espresso machine and outdoor showers (first floor suites only). 24-hour butler service is available to residents. Free for all guests, it is systematically offered in all room categories from the Junior Suite onwards. Dining at the Heritage Telfair Golf and Spa Resort. The Telfair offers a wide choice of restaurants where everyone can indulge their desires to discover new flavors at every meal.
The main restaurant is open all day long and for dinner. Its terrace has been enlarged. The open kitchen, modeled after the Royal Mirage in Dubai, is superb. Annnabella's Restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner. The Chef's Table is located in the Annabella's kitchen and offers guests a unique experience. Cooking classes and wine tastings are also available (at an additional cost and by reservation - minimum number of registrants required).
The restaurant overlooks the beach and offers pan-Asian cuisine with a beautiful view of the lagoon. An intimate atmosphere for this à la carte restaurant. Gin'Ja is open for dinner only. It has a Teppanyaki corner.
Restaurant Le Palmier
Beach and pool restaurant. Le Palmier is open all day long for drink service from 10:30 am to 6 pm, lunch service from noon to 3 pm, snack service from 3 pm to 4 pm and pancake service from 4 pm to 6 pm. A la carte or tray service. Closed at night.
Cavendish Bar & Lounge
After dinner, it is in the refined Cavendish Bar & Lounge that enthusiasts gather in comfortable armchairs to taste a local rum and enjoy the best cigars. Piano bar atmosphere. For the connoisseurs, there is a menu of 100 "single malt". The bar is open from 10:30 a.m. to midnight and offers an à la carte restaurant service from noon to 5 p.m. The Heritage Telfair Hotel offers a wide range of land sports:
Discover the free activities offered by the Heritage Le Telfair Hotel
Water activities: windsurfing, dinghies, catamaran, kayaks (single and double), pedal boats, glass bottom boat, snorkeling, water skiing, water gym classes. Land activities: aerobics, tai chi, yoga, table tennis, petanque, 3 lighted tennis courts (with rackets), badminton, darts, beach volleyball, beach soccer, board games, mountain biking, golf, fully equipped sports center. Discover the paying activities offered by the Heritage Awali hotel: Water activities: scuba diving (PADI), water skiing lessons, kitesurfing, catamaran cruises, deep sea fishing, surf rowing, fishing, dolphin watching.
Land activities: individual gym classes, golf carts, golf equipment, golf lessons for adults and children, tennis lessons and tennis balls, quad bikes for adults and children, electronic games, billiards/tossers, horseback riding for adults and children, vitality walk in the Frederica Nature Reserve.
Seven Colours Spa - Millesime Collection
Here, everything is calm, luxury and serenity... Conceived as a place of relaxation, the Seven Colours Spa is a haven of peace where only the murmur of the fountains dominates. The spa offers exceptional facilities and refined spa experiences, comprehensive wellness treatments and services, personalized fitness programs, wellness introductory sessions, a selection of "healthy" food and beverages, meditative relaxation sessions or a relaxing in-room menu, among others... The Spa is open every day from 9am to 8pm.
Wellness" weeks are organized with the following program:
- Workshops led by international professionals (yoga, pilates, tai chi, qi gong...)
- Dietary menus in the 12 restaurants of the Domaine de Bel Ombre
- Vitality walk in the Frederica Nature Reserve
- Signature massages
The Timomo & Friends mini-club. At the Timomo & Friends Kids Club, your children from 2 to 11 years old will have access to a varied program of activities, specially designed for each age. Under the careful supervision of a specialized staff, they will go on excursions, go crab hunting, play in the club's pool, create their first works of art and crafts and much more. Open daily from 8:30 am to 11:30 pm. Note: The mini-club will only accept children from 2 years old if they are already potty trained. The Baby Corner: a space dedicated to babies. The hotel has a "Baby Corner" in the mini-club which will welcome children from 0 to 24 months from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm every day by qualified and certified staff. The hotel will also welcome children in the mini-club from 2 years old (clean children only).
Activities of the mini-club
During the day: fitness classes, swimming, stretching, golf, tennis, introduction to badminton, introduction to Sega dances Latin dances, discovery of circus activities... In the evening: crab hunting on the beach, stargazing, movies on the beach, Mauritian dance show, camping... These activities are part of the weekly program of the mini-club and are free. Other activities are also available at an additional cost: "Ti Chef" cooking classes, golf lessons (from 6 years old), tennis lessons (from 6 years old)... These activities must be booked directly at the hotel reception.
The Cool Teens Club for teenagers
Your teenagers will have the choice between several excursions and a multitude of activities adapted to their age, such as pokers tables, ping pong, initiation to golf, discovery of local musical instruments, karaoke, tennis and beach volleyball tournaments, horseback riding on the beach, Mauritian parties on the beach with campfire to the rhythm of the sega...
The Cool Teens Club welcomes children from 12 to 17 years old and is open every day from 10am to midnight.
Heritage Golf Club
A spectacular 18 hole par 72 international golf course designed by South African Peter Matkovitch. Certainly one of the most beautiful on the island: hilly landscape, view of the Indian Ocean and the southern nature reserve. The architects have integrated 2 streams creating small lakes to enhance the technicality of the course.
Facilities: A putting green, a chipping green, a driving range, a 9-hole par 3 course, golf lessons, a club house, a pro store, a restaurant and a bar, a PGA pro and an assistant pro and privileged access to two other 18-hole golf courses (Le Paradis and Tamarina).
Frederica Nature Reserve:
For nature lovers, the huge Bel Ombre nature reserve covering more than 2,000 hectares is the place to go to observe the many species of birds and butterflies, and admire deer, boar and even monkeys in their natural habitat. Half-day or full-day excursions are possible with the accompaniment of a guide specially trained by the Mauritian Wildlife Foundation. The trips can be done on foot and by bike, by quad or 4x4 (excursions and activities with participation). Bel Ombre Nature Reserve: for nature lovers, the huge Bel Ombre Nature Reserve covering more than 1500 hectares is the place to be to observe the many species of birds and butterflies, and to admire deer, wild boars and even monkeys in their natural environment. Half-day excursions are possible with the accompaniment of a guide specially trained by the Mauritian Wildlife Foundation. Travelling can be done on foot and by bike, quad bike or 4x4.
- The magnificent site, in the heart of the Domaine de Bel Ombre and its 2500 m² of flourishing nature
- A hotel bordered by a white sand beach, 1 km long
- A hotel member of the "Small Luxury Hotels of the World", a guarantee of quality
- The superb 2000 square meter Seven Colours "Millesime Collection" spa
- A choice of 12 restaurants and 8 bars throughout Domaine de Bel Ombre
- The many activities offered at Domaine de Bel Ombre, from the Frederica Reserve to the C Beach Club, the golf course and the kitesurfing school...
- Free and unlimited green fees for Telfair guests
- A varied program of free activities for children and teenagers and many services for babies in the Baby Timomo for 0-2 years (8:30am-4:30pm), Mini Timomo for 2-11 years (8:30am-11:30pm), and the Teen Club until 17 years (10am-00am).
- The refined atmosphere and the interior decoration of the rooms and suites inspired by the French colonial heritage