Centara Poste Lafayette Resort & Spa Mauritius is a contemporary interpretation of the island’s architectural heritage, seamlessly blending in with the lush surroundings and flanked by a pristine beach with its own sparkling lagoon to one side and a leaf-green mountain to the other.
The resort is ideally placed for guests to explore all the charms of the island while a wide choice of facilities, fine dining and water sports opportunities await couples and families alike.
Centara Poste Lafayette Resort & Spa, with its pristine beach is located on the scenic East coast. Situated on Poste Lafayette’s coastal road, the resort is ideally placed for guests to explore all the charms of the island, and is approximately an hour’s drive from the islands international airport.
Set amidst manicured gardens and luxuriant surroundings, the resort's rooms feature a minimalist design, blending colours with fabrics that mirror the sun-filled landscapes and azure waters. One of the unique aspects of the resort is a selection of well equipped and decorated rooms that offer either a balcony or terrace, while several units have a ‘Juliette’ balcony facing either the mountain or the sea.
Most rooms, Superior or Deluxe, sleep up to 2 adults and 1 child and in-room comforts comprise individually controlled air-conditioning, shower, a ceiling fan, flat screen TV with international channels, docking station, mini-bar, tea and coffee making facilities, in-room safe, IDD telephone line, wireless internet access and a hairdryer.
All Superior rooms, with garden and mountain views, are in a distinct section across from the resort centre and are decorated in white and soothing colours that echo the natural environment of the resort; with the option of twin beds or a king bed plus a sofa bed.
Ideal for couples and families of 2 adults and 1 child, the Deluxe Ocean Facing rooms offer a spacious living space with a terrace or a balcony and are designed in soothing colours with a hint of turquoise that mirrors the resort lagoon.
Situated in the resort gardens, the spacious Deluxe Garden Terrace rooms offer couples elegant comfort with a minimalist décor. Each room consists of a king bedroom, a bathroom with shower and a furnished terrace.
Harmoniously designed in a light and minimalist décor, the Deluxe Ocean Front rooms deliver sheer comfort to families of up to 2 adults and 1 child.
With fine sands and swaying palm trees at their doorstep, each of the Deluxe Ocean Front Terrace units provides a heavenly retreat for couples. The comfortable living space comprises a king bedroom and a furnished terrace. A special feature is the bathroom with a heavenly rain shower.
A number of Superior rooms and Deluxe Ocean Facing rooms feature interconnecting doors thus offering accommodation options to larger families and ensuring more privacy for the parents.
Restaurant / Bar
When it comes to dining, guests are spoilt for choice with three restaurants and bars serving succulent international, Asian and Indian Ocean cuisines; in addition to the choice of an all-inclusive holiday or an enhanced half board plan thus catering to guests’ diverse needs. The Half Board Plus plan offers flexibility with either lunch OR dinner in addition to our sumptuous breakfast. A selection of house wines, beers and soft drinks are included under all dining plans. Premium wines by the glass, premium spirits and a selection of liqueur coffees are also available to complement the choice of beverages offered in our All-inclusive and Half Board Plus packages.
Dining options dedicated to younger guests will ensure that every day at the resort is a delight for every guest.
Café Nautilus is a thatched-roof open-air restaurant serving international themed buffets for breakfast, lunch and dinner. These showcase some of the world’s greatest cuisines, comprising Thai, Chinese, Italian, Mauritian, Arabian, Japanese and Indian flavours with the emphasis on locally produced food and in-season ingredients. The restaurant offers a variety of dining experiences in a relaxed ambience complemented by ocean vistas.
Located on the beachfront and poolside, Phi, our speciality restaurant, offers the finest in Asian and Indian Ocean cuisines reflected in a creative à la carte menu. Every dish is a delight to the palate and the eyes. The magnificent view over the lagoon will enhance your dining experience which encompasses a fabulous selection of desserts. Should guests wish to enjoy the a la carte dining at Phi, they will receive a daily credit which can be redeemed against the menu. Selected beverages available in guests’ All-Inclusive package and Half Board Plus package are served at Phi and guests will also have the opportunity to upgrade to a premium beverage package during their meal.
For a more relaxed atmosphere, Aqua 180o is a convivial restaurant and bar that combines tasty comfort food, tapas, gourmet burgers, healthy salads and freshly baked pizzas with the convenience of being steps away from the crystal clear waters. Light snacks and ice creams are served throughout the day. The Aqua 180o menu is influenced by spicy dishes and cuisines from around the world.
Our In-room dining experience offers a choice of Indian Ocean and international cuisines.
Services & Leisure
With a large free-form swimming pool and children’s pool overlooking the ocean, a host of facilities and activities on offer as well as an extensive stretch of fine sands spilling into crystal clear waters, the resort has something for everyone. Water sport enthusiasts will adore the resort’s turquoise blue lagoon offering great snorkelling opportunities.
The following activities are available at the resort or nearby, some at an additional cost:
Snorkelling, beach volleyball, beach badminton, bocce balls, darts, Fitness centre and PADI diving.
The Fitness centre offers cutting-edge equipment for invigorating workouts and includes treadmill, adjustable benches, elliptical trainer, bikes, dual adjustable pulley, wellness ball and dumbbell rack.
The resort kids’ club with the Jules Verne themed Camp Safari and E-Zone is located in the main building and offers a wide range of activities to be enjoyed indoors or on the beach. Children’s activities include crafting, painting, cinema sessions, and a choice of beach and artistic activities while the glass-bottom boat trip and pizza making are very popular amongst the younger ones. In addition, younger guests may enjoy soft sports such as mini beach football, beach badminton and beach volleyball, or simply splash out in the children’s pool.
The E-Zone is our entertainment area for teenagers (12 to 17 years) providing table football, board games, flat screen TV with international channels and music.
A babysitting service is available upon request.
A haven dedicated to well-being and serenity, SPA Cenvaree takes its inspiration from the powdery sands that form the resort beach and offers an extensive range of therapeutic treatments. These include Ayurvedic applications, body and facial treatments and holistic experiences ranging from simple aromatherapy, reflexology and massage to spa journeys where you are utterly pampered. Your health and well-being is essential in today’s world and at SPA Cenvaree, we put you first with treatments using locally harvested ingredients that are both relaxing and beneficial.
Amongst the many popular treatments and Spa journeys are Aromatherapy Massage, Swedish Massage, Royal Thai Massage, Indian Head Massage, Cenvaree Radiance Anti-aging Signature Facial, Mauritius Seas Sand and Senses Signature Massage, Well Refreshed and “Wanalee”, a royal treat.
SPA Cenvaree facilities consist of single and couple treatment rooms , a couple treatment room with private whirlpool and views of verdant surrounds , couple treatment rooms with private herbal steam showers and a Relaxation lounge.
A wedding in a tropical paradise? If your plans for the near future include tying the knot, we can readily provide for every detail that could possibly be needed, starting from the arrangements of a traditional austral water ceremony to the reception. A wedding reception will come with a host of extras by way of decorative ice sculptures, flower arch and stands, traditional garlands and corsages for the wedding party, guest books, multi-tiered cake, and much more. Our Wedding Organisers, who come with a plethora of ideas for celebratory themes, menus and decorations, a choice of wedding packages, and a collection of albums of past events, will assist with all your needs.
The resort is well placed to explore some of the island’s most renowned attractions, such as Poudre d’Or, scene of the ‘Paul et Virginie’ romantic novel; l’Ile aux Cerfs famous for its sandy beaches and beautiful lagoon; the capital Port Louis and the heritage town of Pamplemousses, famed for the Botanical Garden and its giant water lilies, the oldest botanical garden in the Southern Hemisphere having been laid out in 1770. Our Tour Information desk will be only too happy to help you with arrangements to visit these and the many other Mauritius historic, sporting and scenic attractions.