"In Saint-Gilles-les Bains, the most ancient 4-star resort in Reunion Island unveils a unique charm. Combining stunning beach and tropical garden, the best conditions are at hand to rest by the shores of the Indian Ocean. Charming assets: Its audacious and original architecture that will always impress me!" Patrice, Islandian Expert
The Saint Alexis is not to be missed if you are in the quest for peace and serenity. Glamourous and rustic, with a fine architecture and impressive pools, this 4* hotel blooms in the midst of a luscious garden. Marvellously enjoying one of the best spots one may find in Reunion Island, right in front of the renowned Boucan Canot beach, this prodigious establishment brings forward the tropical vibes of the island.
When comes the night, the Saint Alexis puts on the 'Light Vesture', adding to the exotic atmosphere a cosy feel and a romantic mood. After a peaceful night sleep, waking up the sound of the waves lapping the shores, the sweet whispers of the morning wind and the warms rays of the sun, is the best way to start off the day. On the pristine beach of Boucan Canot, the hotel shines with beauty and asserts its Reunionese traits.
Advocating comfort and wellness, the resort provides a sensory pool, swimming pool with portholes and an affusion booth for scrubbing sessions… What more can you ask for?Fusing refinement and traditional inspiration, the magic of the Saint Alexis does not tail off and continues to conquer the heart of new holidaymakers. Will you be next?
Tickle your taste buds, cause it’s time for a culinary voyage! All gourmets get ready to be impressed. Whether you are looking for an authentic or gastronomic cuisine, the restaurant and bar of this charming establishment will undoubtedly satisfy all your culinary desires.
· The restaurant
Cause there is nothing better than a hearty breakfast to start off a busy day on Reunion island, Islandian invites you at the Saint Alexis' restaurant! Take a seat on the panoramic terrace or on the second floor of the building to enjoy sun drenched organic fruits, and other local delicacies. Breakfast is served at the restaurant from 6:30 to 10:30. But do you really want to leave your very cosy room? If no, then no worries, because they also offer room service from 6.30am to 11am. This should please the most demanding holidaymakers!
During lunch time or dinner, the restaurant switches up the game with two different atmospheres - friendlier during the day and chic in the evening. Having at heart to share his passion for the culinary art, the chef offers has countless surprises up his sleeves. By mixing creating and talent, he cooks up exotic and tasty dishes for the pleasure of your taste buds.
If for lunch they opt for simplicity but with plenty of flavours, when comes dinner time this is definitely the highlight of your culinary experience at the Saint Alexis. All thanks to its gastronomic menu. Chop roasted lobster tail with cognac, Venere rice with coconut milk and sautéed vegetables: such a wonderful blend of Thai flavours! The name of the dishes seems so attractive, isn’t it? Now imagine how tasteful they are! For our Islandian experts, it is just flawless and deserves a 10/10! So why not take a seat at one of the balconies to enjoy the panoramic view on the ocean.
The hotel also offers menus specially made for children. Be smartly dressed for dinner, which is served from 19:30 to 22:00.
· The Bar
The Saint Alexis' bar welcomes you in a cordial and relaxing atmosphere. While sipping up your glass of fruit juice and enjoying the splendid view of the beach and the lush garden, you can also satisfy your hunger with an “à la carte menu”. Sandwiches, paninis, “panier creole”, croque-monsieur and fresh salads. The bar also offers a wide selection of cocktails, wines, champagnes and cigars. On Fridays and Saturdays, the festive atmosphere becomes king with the musical nights and performances from local artists. You’ll surely be mesmerized. Every second Sunday of the month, the Saint Alexis also organizes lounges nights, specially designed for music lovers.
The hotel does not offer special facilities for children, however babysitting services can be provided at an additional charge prior to reservation.
Set at the heart of a tropical garden just off the ocean, The Saint Alexis' Spa offers beauty treatments and massages based on Sothys' products. It’s a real odyssey for your senses and well-being.
With body rituals like « Cérémonie d’Orient », « Hanakasumi », « Vague de détente », « Spacial moment for you », « For two », tailor made cares and massages. The spa menu invites you to immerse in complete relaxation.
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