As befits its name, the company LUX* Resorts & Hotels aims to deliver hospitality that is lighter and brighter than that of its competitors, offering an approach that is simple, fresh and sensory in style. This is in evidence throughout Grand Gaube, from the healthy options of its restaurants to the lively entertainment in its bars to the LUX* Me concept of its spa, combining fitness, nutrition, yoga and retreats. Altogether, a stay here is quite an experience! Don’t forget the signature LUX* experiences around the hotel… enjoy a homemade ice cream packed full of tropical fruits & flavours or stumble across a cinema screening under the stars of the Indian Ocean.
ACCESS & LOCATION:
LUX* Grand Gaube is situated on a secluded peninsula on the north-east coast of Mauritius, among coconut palms, filao and banyan trees. It is at the heart of Grand Gaube fishing village and approximately 75km from the airport.
ACCOMMODATION & FACILITIES:
The resort’s communal facilities are spaced around its gorgeous gardens and along its three separate bays. There are four restaurants in total, all offering distinctive cuisine. The main bar is positioned next to the main swimming pool and faces a serene lagoon. Farther inland, are three further pools, conference facilities, boutiques, a private cinema, spa, hairdressing salon and gym. The resort also boasts floodlit tennis courts and golf driving range.
Guest accommodation at LUX* Grand Gaube consists of a variety of rooms and suites, ranging from Superior Room to Senior Suite with three categories in between! All are air conditioned and include IDD telephone, satellite TV, complimentary Wi-Fi, mini bar and safe. Bathrooms comprise bath, separate shower and WC. Furnishings are crisp and contemporary, featuring warm wood notes and a palette of bright tones on sand. A private terrace or balcony provides spectacular views of the sparkling sea. The two villas benefit from all the highlights of room/suite accommodation, plus private garden, private pool and private beach! There is also a barbecue area and gazebo for outdoor dining – and your very own butler too!
LUX* Grand Gaube is well placed to offer an excellent assortment of activities. From the boathouse and dive centre, guests enjoy a wealth of watersports – windsurfing, waterskiing, snorkelling, kayaking, glass-bottom boat trips and pedal boats all come for free! At extra cost, guests may partake of kite surfing, fishing and swimming with dolphins on the west coast of the island. On land, there is swimming, tennis, table tennis, darts, beach volleyball, and golf on the resort’s own driving range. Guests may also like to explore the area, biking or hiking to local villages through lush tropical wooded hills. Back at LUX* Grand Gaube, the gym offers all manner of personal fitness programmes and there is a kids’ club and teens’ club available to keep younger guests busy – with art classes, treasure hunts, sports and adventure trips, to name just a few.