Winner of TripAdvisor’s Traveller’s Choice Award and the World Luxury Hotel Award in 2013, in 2015 the Resort was welcomed into TripAdvisor’s Hall of Fame. This five-star all-inclusive property, with the Indian Ocean just metres away, has everything you need to enjoy a perfect holiday in an unspoiled and beautiful part of the world!
Heritage Awali occupies a gorgeous area of Domaine de Bel Ombre, adjacent to sister resort Heritage Le Telfair. Whatever time you arrive, the friendly staff are available at Reception to check you in. The main buildings contain plenty of lounge areas with comfortable seating and relaxing neutral décor. There are no fewer than four restaurants – and guests also have access to all other Heritage eateries in the area, so you are truly spoilt for choice when it comes to dining! All restaurants offer first-class cuisine, with seating indoors or outdoors. There are also two fabulous bars at Heritage Awali. Navigating the Resort’s grounds using the wooden walkways, you will find two beautiful swimming pools. And the property is just a few steps from the white sands of the beach and the clear blue waters of the Indian Ocean! For quiet moments, there are plenty of places to relax away from other guests, throughout the grounds and on the beach, where you can enjoy the ocean view in peace. The Resorts also boasts a library, a gym and a salon.
There are five guest accommodation options at Heritage Awali, all providing en-suite facilities, a television, a mini bar, and complimentary Wi-Fi, slippers, and bathrobe. Deluxe Rooms are spacious, with either a king-size bed or twin beds plus a sofa bed. They feature wooden furniture and are decorated in warm colours. Deluxe Ocean View Rooms are similar in style, all with a private balcony or patio with lovely vistas of the ocean. The Deluxe Beach Front Rooms face the sea and from here the beach is fully accessible! They also have a private patio. Each of the five Senior Suites is positioned on the beach front and boasts a private terrace, a large bedroom with sofa bed, and a separate lounge/dining area with sofa – this option sleeps two adults and two small children or three adults. Finally, the Private Villa has a fully equipped kitchen, two large bedrooms, and one smaller bedroom, all with en-suite facilities, as well as a lounge/dining area. The Villa is fabulous for travellers who are looking for a little privacy, as it also has a private terrace and a private pool! Whichever option you choose, you can be sure of a comfortable stay.
Heritage Awali offers some awesome activities! Waterlovers will really appreciate the complimentary windsurfing, kayaking (single and double), pedal boats, glass-bottom boat trips, snorkelling, waterskiing, and aqua gym. If you do not mind paying a little extra, there is scuba diving, in addition to waterskiing lessons, kite surfing, big-game fishing, and dolphin watching. For those who prefer landsports, there is also plenty to do. Activities courtesy of the Resort include table tennis, court tennis, giant chess, darts, beach volleyball, archery, a bike tour – or take advantage of the one free green per night, and have a round of golf! For an additional cost, you can also have a go on a Segway, hire a golf cart plus equipment and caddie, or take a few tennis lessons. Do not forget to take full advantage of the swimming pools and spa facilities. And of course there is always lounging on the beach, for those who prefer a more sedate holiday!
Service standards at Heritage Awali are simply superb. The Resort has friendly and accommodating staff members, who speak a variety of languages and do their utmost to ensure that your stay is everything you wish it to be! Children are welcome and there are groups to keep them occupied, free of charge, while parents sneak off and have a quiet round of golf. Wi-Fi is available throughout the Resort and there is a free shuttle service within the area! All your food and drinks are included in the price, so you can indulge in an extra tipple or two of an evening. There is also a laundry service, car rental, medical services, a hairdresser and a photographer, all available for an extra charge. And the Resort can also accommodate disabled people, allowing everyone to enjoy the splendour and beauty of this amazing part of the world!
We are happy to recommend Heritage Awali. With its amazing amenities, awesome accommodation options, exciting activities, and five-star facilities, the Resort guarantees a great time in the lovely location of Domaine de Bel Ombre!