Club Med to build second resort in Mauritius

Club Med has announced plans for a second all-inclusive village resort in Mauritius. The development is located in Albion around nine miles south of Port Louis on the island’s west coast. Work is already underway and completion is scheduled for summer of 2007. Set in 50 acres of ground, the village will offer guests two beaches, 266 guestrooms with 30 suites, two restaurants, swimming pools, bars and a spa. The village will add to Club Med’s existing resort at La Pointe aux Cannoniers, which is undergoing renovation in view to becoming more upmarket. The resort currently has meeting room facilities for up to 80 people. Steve O’Loughlin, Club Med’s head of sales said: "The announcement of the new Club Med’s Albion Village illustrates our attachment and commitment to the island, not only as a high end destination but as a perfect fit for our friendly, upmarket image."

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