28th September 2010, New Delhi, India: Mr. Marc Denton has been appointed the General Manager of The Oberoi, Mauritius, The Oberoi Group’s luxury resort in Turtle Bay on the North-West coast of the island. Set in 20 acres of lush sub-tropical gardens with six hundred metres of magnificent oceanfront and turquoise lagoon, The Oberoi, Mauritius has been ranked the best hotel in the Indian Ocean by the readers in the 2010 Ultratravel awards.
Mr. Denton’s experience in the hospitality industry spans across United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, Thailand, India, Indonesia and Abu Dhabi. Most recently, Mr. Denton was the General Manager of The Oberoi Rajvilas, Jaipur in Rajasthan India. Prior to this position in India, Mr. Denton served as the General Manager of The Oberoi Group’s luxury resort in Indonesia, The Oberoi, Lombok, and subsequently, The Oberoi, Bali.
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About The Oberoi, Mauritius
The Oberoi, Mauritius is located in Turtle Bay on the North-West coast of Mauritius. Set in 20 acres of lush sub-tropical gardens with the majestic range of green mountains as a dramatic backdrop, the luxury resort offers six hundred metres of magnificent oceanfront and turquoise lagoon. Accommodation includes 72 spacious Luxury Pavilions and Villas. Dining comprises of two restaurants that serve Continental, Oriental and Creole cuisine, and a bar. Recreational options include two swimming pools, an Oberoi Spa, a fitness centre and two floodlit tennis courts. Guests can also enjoy a range of water sports, including wind surfing, water skiing, snorkeling and sailing. The Oberoi also offers extensive meeting and conference facilities.
The Oberoi, Mauritius was ranked the best hotel in the Indian Ocean in the Ultratravel 100 awards by Ultratravel, the quarterly luxury travel magazine distributed with the Daily Telegraph. These awards are the result of a readers’ poll conducted by the magazine.
About Oberoi Hotels & Resorts
Oberoi Hotels & Resorts is synonymous the world over with providing the right blend of luxury, impeccable service and quiet efficiency. Internationally recognised for all-round excellence and unparalleled levels of service, Oberoi Hotels and Resorts have the distinction of receiving innumerable awards and accolades. Luxury as a unique, memorable and personal experience is core to the Oberoi philosophy. It encompasses every element of a guest’s stay at the hotels that creatively combine breathtaking locations, luxurious environs and the best of modern amenities with personalised service delivered with care. Presently, there are 19 Oberoi hotels, resorts and cruisers across five countries.
About The Oberoi Group
The Oberoi Group, founded in 1934, operates 31 hotels and cruisers under the luxury 'Oberoi' and five star 'Trident' brands in India, Egypt, Mauritius, Indonesia and Saudi Arabia. The Group is also engaged in flight catering, managing airport restaurants, travel and tour services, car rentals, project management and corporate air charters.
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