This tropical tea is taken at 4pm - 5pm each day under the pavilions of the Retreat Bar. Peckish guests taking a break from sunbathing or watersports will sample some local Mauritian sweet specialties, while looking out at stunning sea views. The Afternoon Sea menu consists of:
- Smoked Marlin and cream cheese sandwich with crunchy palm heart
- Baobab honey lacquered chicken and pomme d'amour sandwich
- Mini buns with vegetable achard
- Roasted Victoria pineapple with Mauritian vanilla
- ‘Gateau patate'
- St Aubin rum baba and papaya salsa
- Mini banana tartlet
- ‘Gateau' coco
All the ingredients are locally sourced and grown on the island, highlighting the Westin brand commitment to its signature SuperfoodsRx™ menu. The tea is complimentary to Full Board Ocean Suite guests or at a supplement of £15 (MUR 800) per person. Guests will need to book Afternoon Sea 24 hours in advance.
Set In over 10 hectares of land, the resort's 190 beautifully appointed guest rooms, including 38 suites, have been designed to embrace the natural beauty of the island's unique scenery. All rooms feature the latest in-room technology as well as the renowned Westin Heavenly Bed, Heavenly Bath with rainforest shower and exclusive White Tea Aloe bath amenities, and Heavenly Robe.
The Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa, Mauritius offers five dining venues, including an all-day dining restaurant, two specialty restaurants, a pool restaurant and bar, as well as a lobby lounge. The hotel also offers the Westin brand's signature Superfoods RX™ menu, designed to treat guests to exceptional food combinations rich in nutrients, antioxidants and regional flavour.
The Westin Turtle Bay Resort, which opened in September 2014, enjoys a pristine beachfront location in the historic Turtle Bay of Balaclava – the former breeding grounds of the Mauritian green sea turtle – on the North West coast of Mauritius. The resort is located only 15 kilometres from the island's hub, Grand Baie, which is known for its shopping, restaurants, bars and nightlife and 15 kilometres from Port-Louis, the island's capital.
A stay at the Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa, Mauritius is from £203 (€280) per room per night including breakfast, based on two adults sharing.
Visit website: www.westinturtlebaymauritius.com