Mauritius island holidays promise sun-filled days on palm-fringed beaches, lapped by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean. This warm and beautiful island allows you the freedom to kick back and catch a tan, try all the water sports you wish, go shopping in Grand Baie, discover tropical forests and meet the friendly local people.
Tourism has long been established on the island of Mauritius. The coastline of Mauritius is studded with excellent hotels and resorts where they really know how to let people unwind on a great Mauritius beach holiday.
Mauritius accommodation sprawls out in a paradise-like setting of long, white sandy beaches and warm, sheltered waters that lie within a belt of coral reefs.
We have explored beyond the coastline to find private hideaways, boutique hotels and exciting activities that take you to the heart of this small but diverse island.
Go hiking in the lush tropical forests, stop to swim in refreshing waterfalls, zip across river gorges and quad bike up rocky hills to reach the magnificent view points. There’s more to Mauritius than just a beach holiday.
Deciding when to travel to Mauritius isn’t too difficult as Mauritius weather is balmy and tropical all year-round, although those intending to do a lot of walking or hiking may prefer the cooler winter months.
Mauritius island holidays can certainly up the romance factor too. The island is a popular choice for couples who want to honeymoon in Mauritius, or indeed have their entire wedding held on an idyllic tropical island.
A honeymoon on this romantic island may lead to your next holiday here: a Mauritius family holiday. Mauritius is a destination that has made an art form out of providing families with great island holidays – professional childcare facilities, fun water sports and a scattering of interesting attractions to explore keep everyone happy.
See different sides of this unique island by spending a few nights aboard a Mauritian catamaran, snorkelling among the colourful fish and coral, or expending all your energy at a top-class resort such as Le Touessrok, which has one of the best golf courses on the island for golf fanatics.
You could also move around the island of Mauritius with our Unique Island Experience.