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Balaclava Public Beach

Balaclava, Mauritius
+230 5733 7744
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from the shores of the Ravenela hotel, we had a great access to the coastal views and swimming... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lahai L
Romantic view.

Calm vawes at the beach but high vawes outside the reef. Great to have acces to the hotel's boat... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Mats W
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  • Excellent40%
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  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“nice beach” (22 reviews)
“public beach” (16 reviews)
“water sports” (8 reviews)
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Balaclava, Mauritius
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+230 5733 7744
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"nice beach"
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"crystal clear water"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

from the shores of the Ravenela hotel, we had a great access to the coastal views and swimming facilities

Thank Lahai L
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

Calm vawes at the beach but high vawes outside the reef. Great to have acces to the hotel's boat house activitites as a hotel guest

Thank Mats W
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Reviewed 3 July 2018

Beautiful clear blue water. Very warm water with lots of sea life. Some waves at times but over-all the water is warm and calm.

Thank iverge
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Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Great one for a public beach. Very well kept and the water is crystal clear. Has plenty of trees and one can easily have a nice picnic here with family or just a couple. We spent an hour or so and it was quiet with...More

Thank rajesh S
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

We walked here from the Ravenella Attitude to see the sunset. Was great and got some amazing pics. A little pebbly/rocky but didnt go deeper in to the water to comment.

Thank Hemtesh
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Selection of eateries in evenings and plentiful of Mauritian style Lunch snacks near the beach Frequent local bus services at very affordable price. Various hotels opens to outsiders for drinks and dining particularly for those staying at b & b

Thank Malkan A
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

We were at Ravenala and the beach is not turquoise because of the river flowing into it, however, if you walk 5 to 10 minutes around the the next resort, you find this incredible beach. Very few people - Chrystal clear water - Amazing snorkeling!

Thank Bianca T
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

If your not in a resort nearby in Balaclava, try this beach, pretty quiet and breathtakingly beautiful like most beaches in Mauritius

Thank Trent J
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

stunning beach, white sands turquiose waters and water from coconuts !! wow. its was simply brilliant, what a place to see.i would definitely go again its the place to go see and visit.

Thank Bal1singh
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

The beach is nice with lots of water sports. There were a lot of water activities that one can participate in. These include diving, snorkelling, fishing, horse riding, banana boat ride, clear glass fish viewing and many more

Thank Mark L
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Reizenden
29 August 2017|
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Response from Adventureseeker524 | Reviewed this property |
As there were all inclusive resorts here dotted around the beach, we did not see any restaurants apart from the ones linked to the hotels.
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gillkaribu
28 September 2015|
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Response from Maria T | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are part of the hotel grounds. You can reach them by passing the kiosk on the beach where you book boat trips etc, then follow the path along side the river up to the ruins. There are also waterfalls near there but... More
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