The Indian Ocean, privately yours

In the coastal town of Black River
in the West of Mauritius

La Balise Marina benefits from a unique location where a contemporary lifestyle meets nature. Extending over 12.8 hectares fringed by the sea, with magnificent mountains as a backdrop, the marina comprises 143 freehold waterfront residences as well as high-end facilities.

Endowed with two basins and canals, the marina moorings can accommodate boats of up to 12.5 metres with a boat draught at mean sea level of 1.5 metres in the canals and of 2.5 metres in the main basins and the channel leading to the sea.

Regulated under the Integrated Resort Scheme (IRS), La Balise Marina is accessible to foreign buyers and gives access to a Mauritian residence permit as well as fiscal advantages.


    On the sunny west coast of Mauritius, La Balise Marina benefits from an ideal location in the trendy town of Black River.

    Renowned for its unspoilt nature, crystal-clear turquoise lagoons and a wide range of nautical activities, Black River combines the charm of a typical village with modern facilities, restaurants, bars, shopping centres and essential services such as medical centres and international schools.

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A fully operational marina

The first phase of La Balise Marina was completed in December 2012 with 65 villas and duplexes delivered to their owners, as well as all the marina infrastructure and facilities. Owners and holidaymakers have created a real community life, imparting a vibrant yet peaceful atmosphere to the marina. Nowadays a reference on the West coast, La Balise Marina offers the best of Mauritian art de vivre, being an ideal location to enjoy nautical activities and the resort facilities.


La Balise Marina is now in its second and last phase with as at to date a hundred residences delivered out of the 143 planned upon completion. Of the 90 villas and duplexes, only a dozen are left for sale. Perfect for a lock and go investment, high-end apartments have been newly released in phase two.



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High-end facilities

At La Balise Marina, owners have the privilege of waking up to the sound of gently lapping water and enjoying all the high-end facilities which are part of the place.

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Restaurant & Bar

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Shopping Centre

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Rituals Spa

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Marina Facilities

Marina Utilities

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Overlooking the marina’s peaceful waters, “The Sunset Restaurant & Spa” comprises:

A beautiful restaurant with a set up unique in Mauritius, overlooking the sea on one side and the marina on the other
An infinity pool extending in front of the restaurant and surrounded by a sandy beach • A lounge bar • A spa with peaceful views on the river • A gym



Ideal departure point to explore the region, “L’Estuaire” is a small commercial centre offering:


A restaurant • Shops •  Residential upmarket apartments for Mauritians  • the headquarters of JPH Charters, the main nautical service provider of the country.



Marina services & boat management


    La Balise Marina’s Home Owners Association (HOA) has appointed Yacht Management for the management of the marina and its utilities such as, but by no means exhaustively:


    • Slipway

    • Filling station

    • Cleaning

    • Security

    • Rental of moorings


    Yacht Management also offers a wide range of services, guaranteeing a hassle-free boating experience at La Balise Marina:


    • Crew and boat management

    • Repair and maintenance

    • Boat preparation before each launch

    • Covering and uncovering the boat before and after each launch

    • Boat rinse after each trip

    • Engine flush after each trip

    • Launching and haul out

    • Boat parking

    • Administrative management

    • Boat purchasing process


    The headquarters of JPH Charters, a pioneer and leading nautical service provider in Mauritius, is located within the premises of the marina.

    Sea lovers will enjoy an array of high-end activities under professional guidance such as:


    • Fishing & big game fishing

    • Catamaran charter

    • Dolphin watch

    • Speed boat trips

    • Surf ski

    • Paddles, kayaks etc.


    • Maximum draught in the canals at mean sea level is 1.5 metres.

    • Maximum draught in the main basins and channel with access to the sea is 2.5 metres.

    • Boats with a higher draught can moor in the protected bay at the entrance to the marina.


    Most of the residences at La Balise Marina benefit from their private moorings, located only a few metres away. The moorings at La Balise Marina are built to international standards and are equipped with electrical points.


    • Canal duplexes and apartments can accommodate boats of up to 7.5 metres.

    • Canal villas can accommodate boats of up to 9.5 metres.

    • Marina duplexes can accommodate boats of up to 12 metres.

    • Ocean villas can accommodate boats of up to 12 metres.

    Some additional moorings of up to 15 metres may also be available for rental on request. Bigger boats can moor in the protected bay at the entrance to the marina.


    Located on site, 30 boat garages accessible only to owners are all sold out.

    Boat parking managed by Yacht Management and located just behind the marina is on rental, depending on availability. The boat parking area is equipped with CCTV cameras, flood lights at night and security guards 24/7.


    Owned by the HOA and managed by Yacht Management, a filling station enables homeowners to have their supply of diesel and fuel on site.


    Owned by the HOA and managed by Yacht Management, a slipway with an overall width of 12 metres is available on site for the launching and haul out of boats.


    Each mooring is supplied with water and electricity, payable by each homeowner according to the individual meter installed. Readings are done monthly in arrears and consumption is billed on each owner’s levy account each month.