Book a luxury hotel in Mauritius with Small Luxury Hotels of the World to holiday amid a paradise of frangipani and palms. You’ll delight in the island’s seductive mix of silky beaches, coral reefs and lush mountains.
Luxury Mauritius beaches
Enjoy the thrill of kitesurfing off white sand beaches Trou aux Biches and Pointe aux Piments to the northwest of Mauritius. These are also utterly romantic locations from which to watch the island’s mesmerising fiery pink sunsets. Wavering palms line the beach at Bel Ombre to the south. You’ll love this secluded escape with its backdrop of the soaring Plaine Champagne mountains. Spot turtles and colourful fish while diving or snorkelling by one of the world’s longest unbroken coral reefs.
Luxury things to do in Mauritius
The sweet scent of frangipani flowers pervades the air at the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolan ‘Pamplemousse’ Botanical Gardens. This oldest botanical garden in the southern hemisphere is home to giant lily pads and 85 different species of palm. On a manicured championship course at Bel Ombre, play 18 hole golf overlooking the sparkling Indian Ocean. At Valriche Nature Reserve you might even catch a glimpse of the rare emerald green Echo Parakeet.
Look out to sea from the covered wooden terrace of your boutique hotel restaurant. You’ll enjoy the gourmet favourite of ‘millionaire’s salad’, palm heart, served amidst crisp white linen tableware. Savour mouth-watering local dishes like dholl purri, wheat pancakes stuffed with aromatic dholl and served with fresh tomato sauce.
Holiday in a luxury hotel in Mauritius to experience your own slice of paradise with Small Luxury Hotels of the World. You’ll discover boutique resorts with thatched villas, tropical gardens, 18-hole golf courses and colonial-style architecture.