The Essence

Apartments and villas in Trou aux Biches with beach access and hotel services

The Essence, Mauritius, located a few steps from the glorious beach of Trou aux Biches, presents the ultimate refined living experience.

Homeownership here enables access to all the exclusive privileges provided by the five-star Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort & Spa and the Casuarina Resort & Spa. Residents benefit from a broad range of services and amenities available at special rates.

The upmarket accommodation offers unrivalled style and quality of life through location, layout, features and finishes. These homes also serve as a valuable buy-to-let investment.

Materials are meticulously selected and the combination of wood and volcanic rock from Mauritius gives an authentic character to the facade.

8 Penthouses
3 Villas
8 Apartments
The Essence villa

Features

Spacious new villas, penthouses and apartments
Exclusive hotel privileges
Rental management services
Private beach access
Barefoot luxury
Outdoor living
Spa
Restaurants and bakeries
Kids’ Club
Storage space
Basement parking

Floor plans

1-bedroom apartment
First floor - Block A and B

Surface areas (m2)

1. Kitchen 6
2. Living room 25.5
3. Bedroom 19
4. Bathroom 9.5
5. Circulation 12
TOTAL INTERIOR (INCL. WALLS) 72
6. Terrace 17
TOTAL AREA 89
1bedroom apartment first floor block a and b

2-bedroom apartment
First floor - Block A and B

Surface areas (m2)

 

1. Kitchen 12
2. Dining room 14
3. Living room 18
4. Bedroom 01 13.5
5. Bathroom 8.5
6. Bedroom 02 14
TOTAL INTERIOR (INCL. WALLS) 80
7. Terrace 19.5
TOTAL AREA 99.5
2 bedroom apartment first floor block a and b

2-bedroom apartment
First floor and second floor

Surface areas (m2)

 

1. Entrance 5.5
2. Kitchen 16.5
3. Scullery 5.5
4. Dining room 14
5. Living room 30.5
6. Bedroom 01 22.5
7. Bedroom 01 en suite 10
8. Bedroom 02 15.5
9. Bedroom 02 en suite 6
TOTAL INTERIOR (INCL. WALLS) 126
10. Terrace 17.5
11. Yard 11.5
TOTAL AREA 155
2 bedroom apartment first and second floor

2-bedroom apartment
Ground floor

Surface areas (m2)

 

1. Entrance 5.5
2. Kitchen 16.5
3. Scullery 5.5
4. Dining room 13.5
5. Living room 25
6. Bedroom 01 19
7. Bedroom 01 en suite 10.5
8. Bedroom 02 17.5
9. Bedroom 02 en suite 6
TOTAL INTERIOR (INCL. WALLS) 119
10. Terrace 25
11. Yard 6
12. Private garden 48
TOTAL AREA 198
2 bedroom apartment ground floor

3-bedroom apartment
Ground floor

Surface areas (m2)

1. Enrance 6
2. Kitchen 14
3. Scullery 6
4. Dining room 20
5. Living room 21.5
6. Bedroom 01 20.5
7. Bedroom 01 en suite 9
8. Bedroom 02 14
9. Bedroom 02 en suite 5
10. Bedroom 03 15
11. Common bathroom 5
TOTAL INTERIOR (INCL. WALLS) 136
12. Terrace 16.5
13. Yard 10.5
14. Private garden 23
TOTAL AREA 186
3 bedroom apartment ground floor

3-bedroom apartment
First floor and second floor

Surface areas (m2)

1. Enrance 6
2. Kitchen 14
3. Scullery 6
4. Dining room 20
5. Living room 21.5
6. Bedroom 01 21
7. Bedroom 01 en suite 9
8. Bedroom 02 14
9. Bedroom 02 en suite 5.5
10. Bedroom 03 15
11. Common bathroom 5
TOTAL INTERIOR (INCL. WALLS) 137
12. Terrace 16.5
13. Yard 10.5
TOTAL AREA 164
3 bedroom apartment first and second floor

2-bedroom penthouse

Surface areas (m2)

1. Enrance 5.5
2. Kitchen 16
3. Scullery 5.5
4. Dining room 14
5. Living room 24.5
6. Bedroom 01 19
7. Bedroom 01 en suite 10.5
8. Bedroom 02 17
9. Common bathroom 5.5
TOTAL INTERIOR (INCL. WALLS) 117.5
10. Terrace 29
11. Yard 4.5
TOTAL AREA 151
2bedroom penthouse

3-bedroom penthouse

Surface areas (m2)

1. Enrance 25
2. Kitchen 31.5
3. Scullery 7.5
4. Dining room 26
5. Living room 49
6. Bedroom 01 28.5
7. Bedroom 01 walk in 9
8. Bedroom 01 en suite 10.5
9. Bedroom 02 22.5
10. Bedroom 02 en suite 8.5
11. Bedroom 03 21.5
12. Bedroom 03 en suite 6.5
13. Guest toilets 4.5
TOTAL INTERIOR (INCL. WALLS) 250.5
14. Terrace 59
15. Yard 11
TOTAL AREA 320.5
3bedroom penthouse

3-bedroom villa

Surface areas (m2)

1. L0 - Entrance 3
2. L0 - Kitchen 19.5
3. L0 - Scullery 11.5
4. L0 - Garage 40.5
5. L0 - Dining room 22
6. L0 - Living room 34
7. L0 - Study 10.5
8. L0 - Guest WC 2.5
9. L0 - Store room 2.5
10. L0 - Stairs & corridors 15.5
11. L1 - Bedroom 01 28
12. L1 - Dressing room 11.5
13. L1 - Bedroom 01 en suite 8
14. L1 - Bedroom 02 19.5
15. L1 - Bedroom 02 en suite 7
16. L1 - Bedroom 03 20.5
17. L1 - Bedroom 03 en suite 10.5
18. L1 - Stairs & corridors 30
TOTAL INTERIOR (INCL. WALLS) 296.5
19. L0 - Terrace 63.5
20. L0 - Yard 14.5
21. L0 - Pool 42
22. L1 - Terrace 65.5
23. L1 - Gardens 15
TOTAL EXTERIORS (INCL. WALLS) 200.5
TOTAL Area 497
3 bedroom villa

4-bedroom villa

Surface areas (m2)

 

1. L0 - Entrance 2.5
2. L0 - Kitchen 17.5
3. L0 - Garage 40
4. L0 - Dining room 27
5. L0 - Living room 27.5
6. L0 - Bedroom 01 30
7. L0 - Dressing room 6
8. L0 - Bedroom 01 en suite 11
9. L0 - Guest WC 4
10. L0 - Store room 4.5
11. L0 - Stairs & corridors 19.5
12. L1 - Study 23
13. L1 - Bedroom 02 20.5
14. L1 - Bedroom 02 en suite 7.5
15. L1 - Bedroom 03 19.5
16. L1 - Bedroom 03 en suite 7
17. L1 - Bedroom 04 20.5
18. L1 - Bedroom 04 en suite 11.5
19. L1 - Stairs & corridors 32.5
TOTAL INTERIOR (INCL. WALLS) 331.5
20. L0 - Terrace 93.5
21. L0 - Pool 42
22. L0 - Yard 20.5
23. L1 - Terrace 64
24. L1 - Gardens 53.3
TOTAL EXTERIORS (INCL. WALLS) 273.5
TOTAL Area 605
4 bedroom villa

Hotel privileges

Everything you need, all right here

Housekeeping

Housekeeping

Washing and ironing; dry-cleaning services; daily cleaning of residence

Gardening and general maintenance

Gardening and general maintenance

All day-to-day basic maintenance services (electricity, piping, painting, air-conditioning repairs, etc.); all day-to-day gardening services; cleaning of common pool; cleaning of private penthouse pool

Concierge

Concierge and butler

Booking of restaurants and arranging excursions, among others; wedding planning within our properties; ordering groceries for delivery; decoration of function room/ entertainment area for special events

Spa

Spa

Massage and bespoke treatments; private massage in your apartment or villa; manicures and pedicures; hammam; hair and beauty salon

Food and beverages

Food and beverages

Three restaurants at Casuarina Resort & Spa and two restaurants at Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort & Spa serve cuisine to suit cosmopolitan tastes; a bar at Casuarina Resort & Spa; two bars at Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort; room service; catering services; private chef; hotel bakery for orders of fresh bread and  breakfast croissants

Kid's Club

Kids' Club

Programme for kids from 9am until 4pm; babysitting service to suit your needs

Beach Club

Beach Club

Access to deck chairs and kiosks on the beach of Trou aux Biches via Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort & Spa; order sunset cocktails at special prices from the beach bar

Beach water sports

Beach water sports

Cruising on pedalos; sailing on Laser dinghie or Hobie catamaran; windsurfing, standup paddleboarding; water-skiing; snorkelling; glass-bottomed boat excursions and deep-sea diving

Outdoor sports

Outdoor sports

Tennis courts; affiliation to the Mauritius Tennis Federation; table tennis; aqua-bike sessions; yoga; Zumba and petanque

Technical specifications

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Part A - General Specifications of the Project and the Common Areas

  • The external envelope of the buildings in the Project shall be constructed according to the specifications of the Architect and the Structural Engineer and shall consist of:
    1. Reinforced concrete foundations and structural reinforced concrete frames
    2. 200mm and 150mm plastered and painted concrete block walls
    3. Reinforced concrete flat roof including waterproofing treatment
    4. Powder coated “qualicoat grade” aluminium doors and windows
    5. Decorative stone cladding as specified

 

  • The external works in the Project consist of:
    1. Landscaped garden with irrigation network
    2. Pathways in concrete paving bricks and slabs
    3. External lighting to pathways and common areas
    4. Boundary walls in plastered and painted concrete block walls and/or metal fencing

 

  • The Project will be equipped with the following in accordance with specifications of the Services Engineer:
    1. Lift access
    2. A standby generator
    3. Potable water storage tank
    4. A water pump
    5. A sewerage treatment plant
    6. CCTV cameras in common areas
    7. Reticulation for fiber optic and telephone network (the owners will apply directly for connection to the service provider)
    8. Central master antenna television providing satellite channels (DSTV, Canal Satellite or equivalent) (the owners will apply directly for connection to the service provider)

Part B - Specifications of the Unit

  • The Unit shall be finished according to the specifications of the Architect and the Interior Designer and shall consist of:
    1. Internal walls finished with one coat plaster, one coat binding agent and three coats of finishing paint
    2. Ceramic floor tiling and skirtings
    3. Italian kitchen cupboards
    4. Quartz stone kitchen tops
    5. Bathroom fitted with sanitary wares, tap wares, mirrors, and bathroom accessories
    6. Wall tiling in shower cubicles
    7. Internal door in semi-solid timber
    8. Main entrance door in solid timber
    9. Combination of recessed and surface mounted architectural light fittings
    10. Built-in wardrobe in bedrooms

 

  • The Unit shall be equipped with the following in accordance with the specifications of the Services Engineer and the Interior Designer:
    1. Air conditioning in bedrooms
    2. Universal electrical sockets in the lounge and bedrooms.
    3. Internet point in the lounge, master bedroom and outdoor terrace
    4. Telephone point in the lounge
    5. TV point in the lounge and the master bedroom
    6. Electrical provision for ceiling fans* in lounge, where applicable, and bedrooms
    7. Hot water generated by means of solar heating, electrical geyser or central heat pump
    8. Hood, hob and oven in kitchen

 

  • Each apartment and penthouse shall have one (1) dedicated parking bay and one (1) store in the basement.

 

*The ceiling fans are not included in the Unit and can be purchased in the optional deco pack.

RENTAL MANAGEMENT

Benefit from excellent rental returns.
Our team at Alizée Resort Management will manage your short-term rental requirements should you wish to generate revenue from your investment when you are not in residence.

Tax advantages

  • Corporate and individual flat tax rate of 15%.
  • DTAs (Double Taxation Agreements) in place with more than 40 countries, including the United Kingdom, France, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Luxembourg, Madagascar, Malaysia, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Swaziland, Sweden and more.
  • Only 15% tax on rental income.
  • No capital gains tax.
  • No housing or property tax.
  • No inheritance tax

Prime location

Trou aux Biches

Turquoise waters and long sandy beaches bordered by coconut palms... this picture-postcard landscape awaits you.

Situated on the north coast of Mauritius, Trou aux Biches is cited as one of the most beautiful beaches worldwide. It is great for invigorating walks, swimming, snorkelling and sundown relaxation.

Easy to access, the Trou aux Biches village has retained its old-fashioned charm. The coastal road is dotted with restaurants, bars and shops featuring local produce and the typical products of Mauritius.

Trou aux Biches is near the motorway, Grand Baie La Croisette and Mont Choisy Le Mall shopping centres, an 18-hole golf course, medical centres and private international schools.

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The Essence, near the glorious beach of Trou aux Biches, offers residents the coastal lifestyle with exclusive hotel privileges. These upmarket apartments present unrivalled sty...

  • Apartment
Beds:
1
Baths:
1
Units:
2
USD 294K
  • For Sale
  • Access for Disabled People
  • Air Conditioning
  • Close to Beaches
  • Close to Bus Stop
  • Close to Golf Course
  • Close to Hospitals
  • Close to Schools
  • Close to Shops
  • Electrical Generator
  • Fenced
  • Gated Community
  • Indoor Spa
  • Lift
  • Located in a Residential Complex
  • Sea Access
  • Security System
  • Sewage System
  • Solar Panels
  • Solar Water Heater
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Water Heater
  • Water Tank

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