Mauritius is not only becoming more and more popular as a wedding and honeymoon destination thanks to its great infrastructure and abundance of activities, the island in the Indian Ocean is also the perfect destination for a romantic get-away.
The island offers a variety of romantic hotels with unquestionable charm, perfect for couples who want to recharge their batteries and rekindle their love.
Nature-lovers will be charmed by the small, charming suites of Lakaz Chamarel, located on a vast property surrounded by lush vegetation. Some "kaz" (meaning "house" or "hut") are even available with a private pool for more privacy. Book a couple's massage, take yoga courses or simply go mountain biking to discover the rich fauna and flora.
For those who prefer the beach, Mauritius has a fantastic variety of hotels by the sea. Forget the big resorts and discover the charming, more romantic hotels such as. 20 degrees South in Grand Bay or Paradise Cove, both located on the beach and offering a breathtaking view every morning on the most beautiful lagoons of Mauritius.
If you prefer to be more independent, choosing a holiday villa will be the answer. Forget inconvenient hotel schedules, and let yourself be pampered by a housekeeper or an in-house-chef and enjoy a massage at your holiday home and let the concierge take care of recommending and organizing activities adapted to your needs.
If the rental of a villa is what you are looking for, Oazure will be able to help you with a large choice of romantic villas, for example the charming beachfront villa Honeymoon. Our experts will be able to find the perfect villa for your requirements.
Once arrived on the island, there are many activities on offer that will make your holiday unforgettable. Just as the selection of accommodation, the choice of activities can prove to be a real tough pne as well. Here is a selection of activities for couples, tested and approved by Oazure and offered by professionals service providers:
- Privatization of a pirogue. The pirogue "You & Me" is definitely the most romantic boat of the island. The typicaly Mauritian boat will take you from Cap Malheureux out to sea to Ile d'Ambre, where you will visit the mangrove nature reserve. After that, the captain will cross over to the neighbouring island of Ilot Bernache, a deserted paradise island with fine sandy beaches. Then put on your fins, masks and snorkels and discover the richness of the seabed of Mauritius and enjoy a barbecue on the beach of the island of your choice.
- Sub Scooter. this unusual underwater excursion is a truly amazing experience. Hop aboard a submarine for 2 people, and discover the seabed with your partner, at your own pace. For all those who are reluctant to go scuba diving, this activity is the ideal alternative to discover the abundance of the marine life, between coral and tropical fish.
- Swimming with dolphins. To swim with this magnificent animal is a dream for many. In Mauritius, this dream can come true! Hop aboard a speed boat, either with a small group, or privatize the boat to enjoy this magical moment in a much more romantic way, and jump into the water while up to 50 dolphins play alongside the boat in their natural habitat. Enjoy their playfulness and marvel at their elegance and speed as they and their babies swim around you. In short, an experience full of emotions.
- Tandem sky dive. For the more adventurous, take the plunge and discover Mauritius as few people have seen it: fly over the Mauritian lagoons and reliefs at an altitude of over 3000 m before experiencing an exhilirating 45 seconds free fall, followed by the smooth and relaxing flight under the parachute - and leave with the video of your feat!
If you are looking for an extraordinary, romantic dinner venue in Mauritius, we have got the right thing for you : a candlelight dinner onboard of the oldest motor boat on the island, the Lady Lisabeth. Embark on a culinary cruise and savour the exceptional cuisine in an idyllic setting under the stars of Grand Bay.
It is not a myth, the sunsets in the southern hemisphere have something magical. Fans of these special moments will find several beaches on the north and west coast of Mauritius which are ideal for a romantic, magical moment, with ever changing colours and atmospheres. Enjoy this breathtaking daily celebration with a cocktail in hand and savour every moment in the company of your loved one.
If these tips make you dream and you are about to take the plunge for a romantic getaway in Mauritius, do not hesitate to contact our travel consultants, real experts on holidays in Mauritius. They will prepare a customized proposal for your project and your budget.