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The original Mauritius beach pin-up reopensopens in new window
This hotel has inspired cultish loyalty among its guests since the 1970s. How does it look having recently undergone a multi-million pound costume change? We were first in to find out.
She's back: the first review of One&Only Le Saint Géran, the resort seeking to redefine Mauritiusopens in new window
Mr and Mrs Anderson from Edinburgh, on their 22nd visit to One&Only Le Saint Géran, are kissed by the staff as they walk through the hotel. Their return has been eagerly awaited. The first luxury hotel in Mauritius when it debuted 42 years ago, the resort closed in early 2017 to facilitate a nine-month, multi-million dollar renovation.
With robust mix of culinary cultures, Mauritian food is both familiar and exotic opens in new window
Alone boat bobs along the clear blue of the sea. Is there a patient fisherman on board, looking to catch a quick-finned, elusive blue marlin? Ernest Hemingway's Old Man and The Sea is on my mind as I watch from the powdery white sands of Le Saint Geran, possibly Mauritius' most secluded beach. Far away from Cuba, where Hemingway's story is set, the warm waters of Indian Ocean lap around me. The man in the boat is more likely to be a tourist engaged in line fishing. Yet, it is not the brilliant s ..