Relax and experience the best teas in the world!

Château Mon Désir offers an ode to… ‘intensi-tea’! Praised for its iconic High Tea by the famous British newspaper The Mirror, the gourmet restaurant of the Maritim Resort & Spa Mauritius was ranked 3rd among the 8 best tea experiences in the world.

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A well-deserved recognition

The restaurant of Le Château Mon Désir, with its breathtaking view on the historical ruins of Balaclava and the Citron River, showcases a gourmet cuisine which harmoniously combines international, French and Indian Ocean dishes under the leadership of the Mauritian chef Nallan Seeven.

It is in the enchanting setting of the colonial house that guests are invited to enjoy the English tradition of afternoon high tea, along with the tasting of a selection of sandwiches, scones, pastries, fruit juices and hot drinks.

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Recognised as the Best Fine Dining Cuisine by the World Luxury Restaurant Awards, the gourmet restaurant at Domaine du Maritim in Balaclava offers, according to the Daily Mirror, “a refined and sumptuous tea experience ” in Mauritius.

Opening hours :

Sundays for dinner and brunch, and Saturdays for high tea and special events and occasions.

Currently closed for renovation, Château Mon Désir will reopen in October 2020 and welcome its guests again.