The beach hotel is named after Van Nassau, Stadtholder (Governor) of Holland and pioneer of the spice trade in the Indian Ocean and to whom the hotel pays tribute. The resort consists of a total of 89 rooms. Guests are welcomed into a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out service. Facilities include a hotel safe, currency exchange, hairdressing salon, children's playground, kids' club, bar and restaurant. Further facilities include conference facilities, Internet access, room and laundry services, car park and bicycle hire.
The hotel enjoys an idyllic location on the north-east coast of Mauritius. It is 15 minutes from the airport by helicopter and 35 km from the capital Port Louis. It is situated on 60 hectares of completely unspoilt private land, sheltered from the prevailing winds and ensuring maximum privacy for its guests.
The junior suites have thatched roofs and are grouped in units of 8. The majority (68) are located on the ground or first floor. A further 8 suites are on stilts above a natural fish reserve. Each comes with bedroom with double bed, indoor sitting area and a terrace or balcony. Each has an en suite bathroom with double vanity mirrors, shower, bath and separate WC. Further features include hairdryer, direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV, radio, Internet access, safe, minibar, tea and coffee making facilities and individually regulated air conditioning.
The hotel features both indoor and outdoor swimming pools, children's swimming area, poolside snack bar, games room, sun loungers, parasols, aqua fit, gym, hot tub, sauna, steam room, massages, spa treatments, squash, horse riding and biking. There is also a large selection of watersports on offer, including waterskiing, diving, windsurfing, motor boating, banana boating, sailing, catamaran boating, canoeing and pedal boating. The hotel also organises both indoor and outdoor activities for children daily under supervision. There are also sun loungers and parasols on the sandy beach. Furthermore, there is a golf course roughly a 15-minute drive from the resort.
The restaurant serves a delicious range of Mauritian-influenced and international cuisine. The bar, which overlooks the pool and beach and offers a relaxed and cosy atmosphere, mixes unique cocktails. The hotel serves a continental breakfast buffet, and lunch à la carte and from a set menu.
The hotel accepts American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV