Just along the northern side of Mauritius, on the edge of a shimmering lagoon, you'll find Anse La Raie. This peaceful and secluded spot is the perfect setting for a luxurious holiday and delivers everything you'd expect from a tropical hideaway. Some of the best scenery in Mauritius is here - incredible views of the ocean, set against bright white beaches, with tiny green forested islands just off the coast. Holidays to Mauritius don't get much better than this.
Mauritius has some of the most beautifully breath-taking beaches in the world; it is here that you think of when you imagine sumptuous sands and dazzling blue seas. So it makes sense that Balaclava, located in the north of the country, is one of the best places to choose for a luxury holiday that leaves you feeling like new. The best hotels, the most magical beaches, fantastic attractions and a reputation for being like heaven on earth has turned Balaclava into the must-visit destination for all those who worship the sun.
For most people, holidays to Mauritius are all about cloudless skies, sandy beaches and five-star resorts. In Bel Ombre, Mauritius reveals its most luxurious side. This small tourist village is populated with dreamy beachfront hotels, spacious mansions and heritage villas. On Bel Ombre holidays, you can enjoy the upmarket beach break of your dreams, while taking advantage of the opportunities for hiking through stunning scenery, exploring the wild southern coastline and trying out water sports.
Located on the east coast of Mauritius is the charming area of Belle Mare. This peaceful holiday destination could be the cover page of any travel magazine, with breathtaking white sands, see-through water and a backdrop of palm trees and thatched parasols. Learn what relaxation really means at Belle Mare.
If you're looking to enjoy all-out luxury and unapologetic relaxation, holidays to Mauritius are a no-brainer – but choosing the right area is vital. Calodyne, with its plethora of beautiful beaches, unspoilt scenery and super-laid-back ambience is the perfect way to get acquainted with the Mauritian way of life while leaving the hustle and bustle of real life behind. Found on the quiet northern coast, Calodyne offers an idyllic combination of beach retreat, tropical paradise and conveniently-located cultural hot spot, making it firm favourite with holidaymakers the world over.
Flic En Flac
The pristine postcard worthy sands of Mauritius' Flic en Flac are calling your name. Situated along the west coast, this region's small fishing village has slowly transformed into a top holiday destination, thanks to its tropical beach, range of watersports and quiet, relaxing setting.
At the northern tip of Mauritius sits the island's liveliest and most popular destination, Grand Baie. It's got everything holiday-goers are looking for – bone-white beaches, top luxury hotels, epic watersports and a vibrant nightlife scene.
Mesmerising white-sand beaches, clear waters and culinary delights combine to make holidays to Mauritius a decadent sensory feast. Whether you're after complete relaxation, sightseeing or a combination of the two, this Indian Ocean gem will offer you the opportunity to do as much or as little as you like, in show-stopping surroundings. The northern retreat of Grand Gaube has sandy bays, natural beauty and a castaway vibe that will appeal to those in search of rest and rejuvenation. This sleepy fishing village is a great base from which to explore the natural delights of the region during your Grand Gaube holiday. For a change of scene, livelier Grand-Baie is just a 25-minute drive away.
With its pristine beaches, inviting lagoon and luxury upmarket hotels, Le Morne Mauritius is an increasingly popular holiday destination for watersports enthusiasts, adventurers and those who just want to relax and enjoy a sublime Indian Ocean sunset.
Trou Deau Douce
For a piece of paradise where you can leave your cares far behind, holidays to Mauritius are pretty much top of everyone's list – and the beautiful setting of Trou D'eau Douce is the perfect place to experience it. This small, picturesque village sits on a wide, blue lagoon on the edge of the Indian Ocean. Not only will its natural beauty blow you away, it's also the perfect base for exploring some of the most magical parts of this country, all just a short boat ride away. No wonder it's the most visited place in Mauritius.