Mauritius, Belle Mare
Experience five star luxury on the east coast of Mauritius at the Residence Mauritius. Set near the sleepy village of Belle Mare, the hotel blends classic colonial design with contemporary elegance. Stay in plantation style houses with optional butler service, complete with views of tropical gardens or the mile long beach.
The resort boasts a lagoon style pool and a spa specialising in Asian treatments. While adults indulge in some pampering, children can have fun at The Planters Kids’ Club. Dine at one of three restaurants serving a range of international and traditional Mauritian cuisine. Try The Plantation, which serves fresh seafood and offers wonderful beach views. Activities include ziplining, beach volleyball and tennis, or you could head to the beach for water sports such as snorkelling in the lagoon or water skiing.
Breakfast is served 07:30-10:30 at The Dining Room. Lunch you have the choice between The Plantation or a selected menu at The Verandah. Dinner you have the choice between a set menu of the day or the buffet at The Plantation or The Dining room. If you do not wish to have the set menu or the buffet you can receive a credit towards the a la carte menu of £35 per adult and £17 per child. A large selection of soft drinks, spirits, wines, beers and cocktails are served from 11:00-23:00 in all bars.
Set by the beach in an authentic planter’s house, this restaurant has a delicious seafood menu featuring Creole cuisine. Come to The Plantation to sample local flavours and entertainment several times a week, such as Sega dance performances.
Open: 12:00 – 15:00 and 19:30 – 22:30
All Inclusive and Half Board guests can dine at The Plantation. There’s a smart casual dress code for dinner, with no shorts, sleeveless shirts, t-shirts, sandals or flip flops allowed.
The Verandah is ideal for a laid back lunch, offering a variety of snacks including pizzas, sandwiches, salads and ice cream. Dine in a relaxed setting by the pool overlooking the ocean.
Open: 12:00 – 15:00
The restaurant is available for All Inclusive and Half Board guests.
The Dining Room serves a diverse breakfast menu with western and local specialities, as well as fresh juices. In the evening, there’s a buffet combining international and Mauritian cuisine or a set menu. The restaurant overlooks the pool.
Open: 07:30 – 10:30 and 19:30 – 22:30
Guests on All Inclusive and Half Board stays can eat at The Dining Room. There’s a smart casual dress code, with no sleeveless shirts, shorts, t-shirts, sandals or flip flops allowed.
This comfortable bar is the place to come for some daytime or evening drinks. Enjoy a spot of afternoon tea or some evening cocktails. The menu boasts a range of Mauritian rums, as well as beers and wines accompanied by live music.
Open: 10:30 – 00:00
The whole family will love the large central swimming pool, which has a lagoon-style design. Surrounded by sun loungers and lush gardens, it’s the perfect place to relax, play and soak up the sun.
Belle Mare beach is the longest and one of the most beautiful beaches in Mauritius. Sunbathe on the soft sand or wade into the sheltered lagoon which has calm, child friendly waters. There’s a selection of water sports to try and you can spend hours snorkelling to discover a world of colourful marine life on the reef.
Children will love spending time at the Kids’ Club, which is set on the beach in a building inspired by a sugarcane plantation house. Qualified childcare professionals run a variety of activities, including cooking classes, pony rides, treasure hunts and snorkelling. Buffet lunches and dinners are available, as well as a children’s spa and salon treatments including hair braiding.
The Residence Mauritius has an elegant spa set in serene gardens with sauna, Jacuzzi and steam room. There are eight treatment rooms where you can enjoy customised massages, facials and body scrubs. Try the signature massage, which uses Japanese Reiki techniques or a sculpting gold perfection facial. Beauty and hair care products are designed by the luxurious French brand CARITA.
Open: 08:00 – 20:00
Stay in shape at the onsite fitness centre, which features a variety of equipment. Guests can receive fitness coaching from industry expert Stephan Manique and there’s free circuit training between 08:00 and 09:00.
The whole family will love the range of activities available at The Residence Mauritius. Take part in some beach volleyball, try some ziplining or have a game of tennis on one of three floodlit courts.
Golfers can head to the 18 hole Anihita championship golf course, with complimentary green fees for every seven night stay.
Head to the beach for water sports, which include glass bottom boat rides and snorkelling.
There’s a boutique and gift shop, business centre and DVD library, as well as live music in the bars.
The Residence Mauritius is set on the pristine white sands of Belle Mare beach, which is one of the longest and most beautiful beaches on the island. It’s home to a lagoon which is sheltered by the exotic coral reefs just off the shore, making it perfect for little ones wanting to paddle, as well as adventurers wanting to explore underwater with scuba diving and snorkelling trips.
Nearby you’ll find pretty Belle Mare where you can attend the thriving market on Wednesdays and Sundays, as well as an 18 hole golf course. Alternatively, experience some local cuisine in one of the nearby restaurants.
The Residence Mauritius is a 50 minute drive from Mauritius Airport.
Max 3 adults
Colonial Garden View Rooms feature a king-size or two twin beds, a living area and a marble bathroom with bathtub and separate shower. The furnished balcony boasts view of the tropical gardens. Butler service, iPod docking station and mosquito nets are available on request.
Max 3 adults
Colonial Garden View Junior Suites offer comfort and elegant surroundings. Guests can enjoy the garden views from the balcony or terrace. Suites feature a king-size or two twin beds, a living area and a marble bathroom with bathtub and separate shower. Butler service, iPod docking station and mosquito nets are available on request.
Max 3 adults
Colonial Ocean Front Rooms feature a king-size or two twin beds, a living area and a marble bathroom with bathtub and separate shower. The furnished balcony boasts views of the ocean. Butler service, iPod docking station and mosquito nets are available on request.
Max 3 adults
Colonial Ocean View Rooms feature a king-size or two twin beds, a living area and a marble bathroom with bathtub and separate shower. The furnished balcony boasts partial views of the ocean over the tropical gardens. Butler service, iPod docking station and mosquito nets are available on request.
Max 2 adults, 2 children
Colonial Garden View Senior Suites feature feature a king-size or two twin beds, a living area and a marble bathroom with bathtub and separate shower. Rooms offer a furnished private terrace with table, chairs, sun loungers and garden views. Butler service, iPod docking station and mosquito nets are available on request.
Max 3 adults
Colonial Ocean Front Suites are perfect for couples, the spacious suites offer a king-size four poster bed as well as a large furnished terrace with ocean views. An added luxury includes an espresso machine. Butler service, iPod docking station and mosquito nets are available on request.
Max 3 adults, 1 child
Colonial Ocean View Suites are perfect for couples, the spacious suites offer a king-size four poster bed as well as a large furnished terrace with sunbeds. An added luxury includes an espresso machine. Butler service, iPod docking station and mosquito nets are available on request.
Children up to 12 staying in their own room (maximum of two children) will receive a 25% discount on the double room rate for holidays between 02 October 2017 - 30 April 2018 and between 01 October - 21 December 2018.
Receive a complimentary room on bed and breakfast basis for up to 2 children up to 12 years when 2 adults are paying for a separate room or suite, a mandatory £50 per child per night is to be paid. Offer is valid for holidays between 01 May - 30 September 2018.
Stay 7 nights and pay for 5 nights for holidays until 21 December 2018.
Book a Colonial Garden View, Ocean View or Ocean Front room for 7 nights or more and receive one complimentary green fee per room per stay at the 18-hole Ernie Els-designed Anahita championship gold course.
Book 7 nights or more in a Suite and receive three complimentary green fees per room per stay at the 18-hole Ernie Els-designed Anahita championship golf course.
(Transfers to the golf course are not included, please contact our Travel Experts for more information).
Please note not all offers are combinable.
Honeymoon couples receive free accommodation for the bride on a bed and breakfast board basis, fresh fruit and a bottle of champagne in their room, beach bag and t shirt and a catamaran cruise including lunch and soft drinks. Offer is valid for holidays between 06 January - 21 December 2018 and up to 9 months after the wedding date.