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2000

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IPO - II | Alive

Total Raised

$3.72M

About TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor is a travel site, enabling travelers to plan and have the perfect trip. TripAdvisor offers trusted advice from real travelers and a wide variety of travel choices and planning features with seamless links to booking tools. The sites operate in 30 countries worldwide, including China under daodao.com. TripAdvisor also includes TripAdvisor for Business, a dedicated division that provides the tourism industry access to millions of monthly TripAdvisor visitors.

TripAdvisor Headquarter Location

141 Needham Street Suite 304

Newton, Massachusetts, 02464,

United States

617-670-6300

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Best Online Travel Guides – Eco-friendly holidays: Inside Salt of Palmar, the hotel ranked No.1 on Tripadvisor in Mauritius

Oct 19, 2021

Best Online Travel Guides Posted byby CartEgg 2 hours Ago 11 Min Read Last Updated:October 19, 2021 – Advertisement – It’s truthful to say that Salt of Palmar isn’t your typical Mauritian hotel. While many of its neighbouring motels on Mauritius’ beautiful east coast are sprawling resort motels with a number of swimming pools, eating places and bars (and golf buggies to ferry you from one finish to the different), Salt is much extra compact, with its 59 bedrooms surrounding the central (and immediately Instagrammable) swimming pool. With its beachside location although, you actually received’t really feel brief on area and the roof-high bar, open-plan restaurant and extremely-fashionable design all through give Salt a luxurious, boutique really feel alongside the traces of Soho House – an inspiration in the design of the hotel. But there may be much more to Salt – which opened in 2018 – than meets the eye. This is Mauritius’ first ‘luxury eco-hotel’ and means you’ll be able to get pleasure from the good enjoyable break with out feeling you might be including to the planet’s burden (assuming you’ve offset your airmiles attending to Mauritius in the first place, of course). Salt, pictured above, is Mauritius’ first ‘luxury eco-hotel’ – you received’t discover any single-use plastics right here Salt, positioned at Coastal Road Palmar, is the quantity-one-rated hotel on Tripadvisor in the complete of Mauritius  Sarah recommends downloading the Salt app, which comprises the whole lot you should find out about the hotel – together with the restaurant menus You received’t discover any single-use plastics right here and as a lot as potential the hotel makes use of native, sustainable assets, from meals and gasoline to toiletries to textiles. That’s to not say a keep at Salt is a joyless expertise and certainly the hotel is full of little luxuries and considerate touches which have propelled Salt to the lofty heights of quantity-one-rated hotel on Tripadvisor in the complete of Mauritius (out of 216 properties) – no imply feat contemplating the competitors. On arrival, friends are welcomed with a wholesome cocktail – mine was garnished with salted baked pineapple, cloves and wild basil – and checked in by way of iPads, thereby avoiding pointless paperwork. The bedrooms are ‘simple spaces with all the essentials’ which suggests no power-consuming minibar or perhaps a TV Certain hotel rooms have an ocean view, and the rainfall showers in every room characteristic toiletries in refillable ceramic jugs According to Sarah, you might be more likely to spend most of your time at Salt exterior your room, ‘presumably mendacity on one of the swimming pool’s luxurious striped loungers’ The extremely-fashionable design all through Salt creates a luxurious, boutique really feel alongside the traces of Soho House Downloading the Salt app can also be really helpful, which comprises the whole lot you should find out about the hotel together with restaurant menus, spa remedies (of which extra later) and native info. Everyone is given an aluminium water bottle that may be refilled at the hotel’s filtered water stations, there are contactless telephone-charging stations in every single place and different considerate additions similar to lens cleaner for once you get solar cream on your sun shades and aloe vera for sunburnt pores and skin. Hotel rooms usually have complimentary bathe gel and hair merchandise however in the rainfall showers in every room at Salt you’ll discover shampoo, conditioner, physique wash, a hair masks and even salt scrub, all in refillable ceramic jugs – no plastic right here. The loofahs and cotton pads are 100 per cent natural, the earbuds, combs and toothbrushes are from sustainably-farmed bamboo and for those who want a fast clothes restore, you’ll be able to borrow a equipment from the reception with out the want for a disposable stitching equipment. Beach luggage are handmade by an area basket weaver, bathrobes are constituted of unbleached natural-cotton derived from espresso grounds (this provides it anti-bacterial properties apparently) and even the bathe caps are constituted of corn starch quite than plastic. After a tough day’s enjoyable, hit the roof-high bar – it options spectacular views up and down the coast The pleasant bartenders at Salt’s rooftop bar can be very happy to whip up a cocktail for you, Sarah reveals  Guests at Salt can sunbathe on the seashore loungers and go to sleep to the sound of the waves The no-meals-waste restaurant, pictured, sources components from Salt’s personal farm, and native farms and co-operatives The bedrooms are, in Salt’s personal phrases, ‘simple spaces with all the essentials’; which suggests no power-consuming minibar and even TV, however there are loads of books to borrow from the downstairs library and a digital radio in every room in addition to a yoga mat and block. Even when you have an ocean view (some rooms have views over the again of the hotel) you might be more likely to spend most of your time at Salt exterior your room, presumably in the lovely swimming pool or mendacity on one of its luxurious striped pool-facet loungers, or sunbathing on the seashore loungers falling asleep to the sound of the waves. After a tough day’s enjoyable, there’s a roof-high bar with spectacular views up and down the coast and the pleasant bartenders can be very happy to whip up a cocktail for you – the No Smoke with out Fire arrives in a smoke-stuffed cloche and is impressed by Mauritius’ sugar-cane business. The hotel has 59 bedrooms surrounding the central (and immediately Instagrammable) swimming pool, pictured  There’s a digital radio in every room in addition to a yoga mat and block. Pictured is a ‘pool plus’ room at the hotel  There is a robust emphasis on salt at the spa (pictured above), and coverings start and finish with salt Sarah reveals Salt’s talent swap initiative implies that friends can study native abilities from native individuals Salt – which opened its doorways in 2018 – was named one of the ‘World’s Greatest Places’ by Time journal TRAVEL FACTS   SALT of Palmar is positioned at Coastal Road Palmar, Belle Mare, MU 41604 Mauritius. Rooms begin from £130 an evening. Getting to Mauritius: There are is not any requirement to quarantine on arrival for totally-vaccinated guests. British Airways and Air Mauritius fly direct from London Gatwick and London Heathrow to the UK from Mauritius whereas oblique flights are operated by Air France (by way of Paris), Emirates (by way of Dubai) and Turkish Airlines (by way of Istanbul). The no-meals-waste restaurant (no buffets right here) sources components from Salt’s personal farm or native farms and co-operatives and affords a recent, eclectic combine of Mediterranean, Mauritian and Middle Eastern flavours. In between daytime naps, you’ll be able to all the time take a look at the spa. Fittingly there’s a sturdy emphasis on salt right here and coverings start and finish with salt. Before massages friends can get pleasure from a soothing foot and calf scrub – first selecting between Fleur de sel, Dead Sea salt, Himalayan salt, lava rock salt or Epsom salt, all of which have totally different therapeutic properties – and at the finish are ushered to the ‘salt room’ to breathe salty air for quarter-hour. If this sounds too enjoyable, then there’s a full schedule of actions laid on by the hotel every single day, similar to a morning ‘serenity walk by the sea,’ shadow boxing, cookery courses and sundown yoga (there are numerous actions for youths and youths too) and the hotel even affords 5 and 10-day ‘wellcation’ packages. If you need to be much more lively you then may need to rent a motorbike to cycle into the close by city of Palmer, strive get up paddle-boarding, kayaking or discover the lagoon by pedalo. However, Salt desires to supply rather more than a mere seashore vacation and its talent swap initiative implies that friends can study native abilities from native individuals – the whole lot from fishing and basket weaving to cleaning soap-making and portray – or may even provide to show a talent themselves. Previous friends have taught cookery, pictures and writing. ‘We want our guests to experience all of Mauritius rather than just Salt,’ says basic supervisor Raj Reedoy. ‘It’s very totally different from a traditional visitor expertise.’ Different it is perhaps, however with its coveted No.1 Tripadvisor cease and different accolades together with being named one of the ‘World’s Greatest Places’ by Time journal, Salt actually appears to be doing one thing proper. Sarah Bridge is a journey author and founder of journey evaluations web site ALadyofLeisure.com . – Advertisement –

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10/21/2015

2/5/2019

Social networking services, Computer memory, Rotating disc computer storage media, DVD, Computer buses

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Social networking services, Computer memory, Rotating disc computer storage media, DVD, Computer buses

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