The Relaxed Resort Of Le Canonnier
Located on the Pointe Aux Canonnier on the north west coast of Mauritius is one of the islands best value and luxury hotels in Mauritius, Le Canonnier. This all inclusive resort has an idyllic setting on the tip of a small peninsula, overlooking a number of islets. The site includes an ancient lighthouse which is the home of the children’s miniclub, making it one of the most fun locations on the island!
The all in one, all inclusive basis offers guests a chance to relax throughout their stay and not worry about what they want to eat or drink! It includes breakfast, lunch and dinner, the latter two in a choice of two restaurants. Pancakes and sandwiches are available in the bars if you get a bit peckish, and even a picnic basket if you want to spend the day exploring the island. Unlimited wines during lunch and dinner, and selected soft and alcoholic local brand drinks from the bars, and your room’s minibar. You can even go and spend the day at Le Mauricia still on the all inclusive package!
There are 4 categories of room at Le Canonnier, with standard and superior rooms overlooking the gardens or the ocean. The standard rooms are 24 sq m, and decorated in neutral colours, with an ensuite bathroom with a shower. They also have private balcony or terrace. The Superior rooms are slightly larger at 28sq m and have an ensuite with bath and shower. They also have their own private terrace or balcony.
There are 4 romantic Honeymoon Suites, all beautifully furnished with an idyllic location right on the tip of the resort. Finally the Family Apartments have two spacious bedrooms, the first has an ensuite bathroom with bath and shower, the second with an en suite shower. They also have a spacious terrace.
Many of the land and water sports are also free and unlimited, including tennis, table tennis, volleyball, bocciball, archery, waterskiing, windsurfing, sailing, glass bottom boat trips, snorkeling trips, kayaks and pedal boats. There is also deep sea fishing, diving, and mountain bikes are also available to hire.
The children’s miniclub set in the beautiful gardens, is located in the old lighthouse which protected ships from the Pointe Aux Canonnier. It is surrounded with beautiful gardens and activities include indoor and outdoor adventures with fully trained, very welcoming staff.
Le Frangipanier Restaurant is surrounded by coconut palms giving it a beautiful tropical setting. It is the hotels main restaurant and serves an American style buffet for breakfast. Le Navigateur is an elegant restaurant for lunch or dinner housed in an old colonial building with views out to sea, across the northern islets. There are also two bars, the Planteur bar in the gardens is a relaxed bar with a tropical atmosphere. Le Navigateur Bar is livelier with a dance floor in the evenings!
There is also an unusual Wellness Centre, built around the branches of a huge ancient Banyan Tree. There are a number of treatments available including a double massage cabin. Le Cannonier has all the ingredients you would want on a relaxing holiday and earns its status amongst the luxury hotels in Mauritius.