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Le Touessrok hotel wins Ultratravel's 2013 best hotel in Africa award

Sun Resort's Le Touessrok Mauritius hotel has been named Ultratravel magazine's 2013 winner of "Best Hotel in Africa and the Indian Ocean" award. This is now the third consecutive year in which the Le Touessrok hotel has come out on top in the prestigious Ultratravel Awards. The announcement was made at the recent ceremony held at London's Dorchester hotel.

Le Touessrok hotel wins Ultratravel's 2013 best hotel in Africa award

The Daily Telegraph's Ultratravel magazine has recently awarded Sun Resort's luxury five star Le Touessrok hotel in the Mauritius the "Ultratravel Best Hotel in Africa and the Indian Ocean" award.

The announcement was made at the awards ceremony, which took place on the 20th May at London's trendy Dorchester hotel with a slew of TV personalities, celebrities and key players in the luxury hotels industry in attendance.

The resort's victory was made even sweeter in light of the stiff competition in the luxury Africa hotel market, the impressive list of nominees included the Seychelles' Banyan Tree, Cape Town's Mount Nelson and Cape Grace, the OneandOnly Reethi Rah Maldives hotel and The Oberoi in Mauritius.

On winning the award Sun Resorts' Chief Marketing Officer Arnaud Martin noted, "The Ultratravel Award is a brilliant accolade for Le Touessrok. We are delighted to note how guests in the United Kingdom consider our resort as the best in its category. We thank them for their loyalty. I also congratulate the staff and management of Le Touessrok, and our global marketing team, for their dedication"

Notably, this has been the third consecutive year in which Le Touessrok has been awarded the coveted title, an unprecedented feat in the history of the awards which further cements Le Touessrok's position in the prestigious consortium of elite luxury hotels known as The Leading Hotels of the World.

"At Le Touessrok, we pride ourselves in offering guests a unique experience with luxury, peaceful atmosphere and chic beach living. This is undeniably what makes this heavenly destination so special. Winning the Ultratravel Awards for the third time in a row is an achievement for us" stated Sjefke Jansen, General Manager at Le Touessrok hotel.

Ultratravel magazine is one of the highest circulation travel publications in the UK with over a million readers. The winners of the annual Ultratravel Awards are selected by Ultratravel readers themselves with a host of categories ranging from best hotel, airline and airport to the best holiday destinations.

Le Touessrok is the Sun Resort's crown jewel and its best known for its superb location on the Mauritius' east coast in the secluded Trou d'Eau Douce bay. Popular features include four private white sand beaches; three restaurants, four tennis courts, an 18-hole Bernhard Langer designed gold course and a Givenchy spa.

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