Heritage Resorts Win At 2013 World Luxury Hotel Awards

Heritage Le Telfair Golf & Spa Resort, Mauritius, has won this year’s World Luxury Hotel Award for Best Luxury Beach Resort in the Indian Ocean, whilst Heritage Awali Golf & Spa Resort has been named Best Luxury Golf Resort in the Indian Ocean. The World Luxury Hotel Awards are regarded as the Oscars for the luxury hotel industry and are known as the highest accolade a property can receive.

The World Luxury Hotel Awards recognises and rewards worldwide hotels and spas that have excelled at delivering extraordinary service. Winners are purely judged on service delivery and effective management as voted for by international tour operators, travel agents and hotel guests who get the opportunity to cast their valuable votes annually.

Lindley Thomen, General Manager of Heritage Resorts, says: “We are delighted to have been awarded this prestigious achievement award which recognises our hard work in hosting our esteemed guests. Our dedicated team works with enthusiasm to ensure our guests receive the highest level of service and we would like to thank everybody who voted for us.”

A member of “Small Luxury Hotels of the World”, Heritage Le Telfair Golf & Spa Resort is an exceptional five star hotel which offers its guests an elegant setting, inspired by the Mauritian colonial architecture and style of the time. Surrounded by the idyllic turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, Heritage Le Telfair’s white sand beach boasts a kite surfing school, the trendy C Beach Club and the Cabana Boathouse which offers a wide range of water activities, including kayaking, windsurfing and paddle boarding amongst others.

Heritage Awali Golf & Spa Resort blends the magic of African and Creole culture with an unparalleled range of services and facilities available at the resort and across the Domaine de Bel Ombre, including access to Heritage Resorts’ championship 18-hole golf course. The course covers over 100 acres of tropical terrain, which guests can plot their way around using state of the art GPS systems which have just been installed on all of their golf buggies. All Heritage Resorts’ guests benefit from free green fees throughout their stay.

Editor’s Notes:

Heritage Resorts, situated in southwest Mauritius, are part of the stunning Domaine de Bel Ombre, a unique estate spread over 2,500 hectares which features luxury accommodation, 12 restaurants, Heritage Golf Club, the Frederica Nature Reserve, the C Beach Club, two kids clubs and one teens club, two spas and fitness centres.

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