A luxury resort Mauritius: great for water sports, the beach and relaxation. Here are the top resorts that we can really make a great vacation happen.
This is a resort hotel comprising of bungalow-like suites. It's located in a 48-acre tropical garden at the foot of Le Morne Mountain.
The hotel's Clarins Spa has an extensive range of treatments. It also has two balneotherapy rooms and a hydro-massage suite. Other activities include water sports (water skiing, windsurfing, snorkeling, glass-bottomed, more), table tennis, volleyball, mountain biking and aerobics classes. Golf is available at the neighbouring hotel. Dining at the restaurants includes fusion dishes, French cuisine and seafood.
The 172 guestrooms
decor in warm earth tones with wicker seating, rich fabrics and
indigenous exotic touches. All have verandas with views over the lagoon.
Reviewers say it was a great spot for a honeymoon. They say it's 5 star all the way, food is priced well, the kids club is great and that it has some minor flaws but great overall.
Dinarobin Hotel Golf & Spa
Located on the Belle Mare peninsula on the north- east coast of Mauritius. It's under an hour from the airport and capital city.
The highlights include a 9-hole golf course (18-holes also nearby), a full-service spa (8 treatment rooms plus a hairdressing salon), the Matt Roberts Fitness Center (personal training, stress management and nutritional advice available).
Other activities include tennis, watersports (including hobiecats, snorkeling, PADI certification and deep sea fishing), a kids club and Club One (for 12-18 year olds).
There are a number of restaurants and bars here. You can choose from
Asian, Indian, French or Chinese food.
There are 175 guestrooms and suites. Beds have Egyptian linens and goose down pillows. Bathrooms have mist-free mirrors and aromatherapy oils. There's also Internet, satellite TV and a range of DVDs available.
Reviewers give this resort almost perfect scores. They note that the rooms a large, the Indian food is great, it's a true 5 star hotel and there's great service. Some made complaints about the beach and rooms during cyclone season.
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This resort is perhaps my top choice. A 72 rooms 5 star, luxury resort in Mauritius. Guests love the luxury pavilion, spa, private pools,cookery class, wine tasting, yoga and tai chi.
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Located close to Mont Choisy Beach and 70 km from the airport. This resort is a complex of 15 bungalows and studios.
There's a pool, garden, multilingual staff and tour assistance. There is no restaurant in this self-catering complex, but typical Mauritian food can be prepared by a maid. A BBQ is on site and there's a supermarket nearby.
is 75 metres away and one of the longest and largest in the
area. There you can sail, motor-boat, fish, dive, water ski ad more.
nearest golf course is 40 km away.
The 10 bungalows and 4 suites have air conditioning, living areas, kitchens and verandas, terraces or balconies.
Reviewers said the sea-facing junior suite was worth the extra cost, it's very classy, maybe the best resort in Mauritius (or close to it), it's in a great location and there's something for everyone.
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Located along a sandy beach and in tropical gardens, this resort takes its inspiration from plantation houses.
The spa has
9 treatment rooms and overlooks the lagoon. Activities
include complimentary watersports (pools, water skiing, wind surfing,
snorkeling, more), tennis and volleyball. There's also a sauna,
fitness equipment and a kids club (ages 3-12).
There are a lot of options for dining.
They include lunch and dinner
buffets at the dining room as well as some restaurant options and a
There are 135 guestrooms and 28 suites. Bathrooms are a mix of marble and wood. Each room or suite has a butler who will unpack for you, iron for you and more. At night, they put a few drops of Ylang Ylang on a ceramic ring beside your bed.
Reviewers say it's a great place both for a honeymoon and for families with young kids. Past guests really love this resort saying that the service is fantastic and beachfront rooms have great views. Be aware that there are sometimes a lot of kids here.
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This 5 star with an outdoor pool, a health club, a spa tub, a sauna, gets great reviews (better than most). Guests like the happy hour (although an expensive resort) water sports the vista bar and access to the glass bottom boat. (not our top pick but good)
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This beachfront resort consists of traditional-style
huts set in
tropical gardens and overlooking a lagoon. The airport is 45 km away.
A gangplank leads through mangrove trees to the unique floating
restaurant that serves grills, seafood and Mauritian
There's a pool on the end of the beach, 2 18-hole championship golf courses, tennis courts, a fitness club, beauty treatments and massage and watersports.
The kids club has a separate games room, dining area and pool.
The 76 thatched
roof suites with vibrant colours and rich dark wood furniture. All have
air conditioning and Internet.
Reviewers say it has great food, has a real French influence, great for families with small kids and it's really relaxing.
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Families and Couples seem to enjoy this five star Mauritius Luxury Resort with 4 pools and 3 restaurants to a high degree.
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