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Development of First Avani Resort and Spa in Mauritius Started

Development of First Avani Resort and Spa in Mauritius Started

Bel-Ombre (Mauritius) – July 7, 2017 ( – Avani Hotels & Resorts is delighted to announce the development of its first hotel in Mauritius located along a stretch of the island’s unspoilt south coast. When it opens in 2021, the 150-key beachfront AVANI Bel-Ombre Mauritius Resort & Spa will offer the best of both worlds, stylish accommodation coupled with an untouched beach paradise.

Only 30-minutes from the international airport, AVANI Mauritius Bel-Ombre Resort & Spa will comprise 150 guest rooms, including 134 Standard Rooms and 16 AVANI Suites. In addition twelve, offer for purchase, residential Four-Bedroom Pool Villas will also be included in the development.

The new upscale resort will offer a specialty restaurant, an all-day dining restaurant, large multi-functional meeting space catering for MICE and weddings, an AVANI Spa and AVANIFIT gym, AVANI Pantry, AVANI Kids Club, a beach activities centre and two swimming pools.

AVANI, a true lifestyle brand, appealing to millennial-minded travellers and focused on the details that matter, combines the personal and unique guest experiences that developers, KPMM Mauritius, were looking for when considering the management appointment for their new build Bel Ombre resort. Coupled with the operational expertise and global reach of Minor Hotels, AVANI’s stylish and straightforward approach to hospitality management firmly persuaded KPMM to award AVANI the management contract.

Alejandro Bernabe, Group Director AVANI Hotels & Resorts, commented, “Mauritius is one of the most vibrant beach destinations in the world and AVANI is the ideal brand to offer honeymooners, adventurers and incentive houses an alternative dynamic hospitality offering. AVANI is rapidly expanding, not only in urban destinations such as Dubai, Busan and Auckland, but also our current resort portfolio in Vietnam, the Seychelles, Sri Lanka and now Mauritius”.

About AVANI Hotels & Resorts
AVANI Hotels & Resorts is the vibrant upscale brand from Minor Hotels. Offering relaxed comfort and contemporary style in city and resort destinations, AVANI was launched in response to an increasingly influential group of discerning travellers who appreciate stylish design and excellent service, but also demand great value. The brand currently has 18 properties in operation in Thailand, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Malaysia, the Seychelles, Mozambique, Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, Zambia, the United Arab Emirates and Portugal, with a pipeline of further openings in Australia, Asia and the Middle East. MH has plans to grow the brand across Asia, the Indian Ocean and the Middle East.

About KPMM (Mauritius)
KPMM (Mauritius) is the local extension of the KPMM Group based in South Africa. KPMM has over the last 15 years expanded its civil engineering operations within South Africa and now into Mauritius. KPMM is active with road and bridge construction, building and property development and other areas of civil infrastructure.