The Residence Mauritius
Located on Mauritius’ east coast, The Residence Mauritius is separated from the blue expanse of the Indian Ocean by a mile-long stretch of powdered white sand. Set amidst lush tropical gardens and designed in the style of the island’s historic plantation houses, this luxury hotel evokes the classic elegance of Mauritius’ colonial past. In its refined shared spaces and its 168 guest rooms, The Residence Mauritius succeeds in creating the perfect blend of modern comfort and old-world charm. The list of activities made possible by the hotel’s exceptional beachfront location is almost endless, ranging from deep-sea fishing to scuba diving. It is this diversity, combined with the added pleasures of unparalleled service and first-class facilities, that makes The Residence Mauritius the perfect choice for couples and families alike.
- Discover the restorative power of The Sanctuary Spa’s custom-made treatment programmes
- Make the most of the hotel’s coastal location through its impressive watersports centre
- Watch a traditional Sega dance whilst enjoying mouth-watering Creole cuisine at The Plantation
- Experience the beauty of inland Mauritius during an ecotour to Ile Aux Aigrettes Nature Reserve
LocationBelle Mare, Mauritius
How to get there
This property is about 60 minutes from Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Airport.
Best time to go
The best time to visit Mauritius is between May and December, when the weather is cool, dry and sunny. It is advisable to avoid travelling to the island between January and March, as this is Mauritius’ cyclone season.
The unique culture and stunning landscapes that comprise this hotel’s surroundings make it the ultimate adventure playground. It’s also a haven of tranquillity, meaning that whether you’re an adrenaline junkie, an avid nature lover, or simply in need of some peace and quiet, you’ll find what you’re looking for at The Residence Mauritius.
- Swimming pool
- Fitness centre
- Hairdressing salon
- Watersports centre
- Tennis courts
- The Planters Kids Club
- Business centre
- Choice of restaurants
- Choice of bars
- Airport transfers
The Dining Room
This exquisite restaurant overlooks the swimming pool and serves an array of Western and local specialties for breakfast. In the evening, guests may choose from an a la carte menu or a sumptuous buffet spread, both of which feature an irresistible combination of Mauritian and international dishes.
Perfect for light lunches and informal afternoon snacks, The Verandah offers a poolside dining venue with spectacular views of the sea.
Set in a planter’s house at the water’s edge, this beautiful oceanfront restaurant specialises in fresh seafood and rich Creole cuisine. Several times a week, evening diners at The Plantation are treated to a traditional Sega dance performance.
The convivial ambience and comfortable lounge seating of The Bar make it the ideal place for enjoying a traditional afternoon tea or an indulgent cocktail sundowner. In the evening, live music performances provide the perfect accompaniment to The Bar’s impressive selection of beers, wines and spirits.
The Residence Mauritius comprises 135 rooms and 28 suites, all of which come complete with large marble bathrooms and the option to be waited on by a personal butler. All rooms offer a range of luxury amenities, including an LCD satellite television, an iPod docking station, complimentary wifi, and a minibar.
Colonial Garden View Rooms
These 54-square-metre guest rooms feature sophisticated interiors and beautiful views of the hotel gardens. Available in a king or twin bed configuration, all Colonial Garden View Rooms include a spacious living area and a separate bathtub and shower.
Colonial Ocean View Rooms
Similar in layout to the Colonial Garden View Rooms, this elegant accommodation option offers an extra two square metres of space, and partial views of the ocean.
Colonial Ocean Front Rooms
Covering 58 square metres of space, these rooms face directly onto the ocean and boast magnificent views of the turquoise lagoon.
Colonial Garden View Junior Suites
These wonderfully expansive suites incorporate 86 square metres of space and boast a private balcony or terrace from which to enjoy their glorious garden views. Available in a twin or king bed configuration, these suites can be made to interconnect with either the Garden View or Ocean View Colonial Rooms.
Colonial Garden View Senior Suites
Boasting 106 square metres of space, these suites offer serene garden vistas and a private terrace furnished with sun beds, chairs and a table.
Colonial Ocean View Suites
These lavish suites feature a king-sized four-poster bed, an expansive en-suite bathroom and a fully furnished private terrace. Each one covers 164 square metres of space and offers amazing views of the ocean. These rooms can be made to interconnect with the Colonial Ocean View Rooms.
Colonial Ocean Front Suites
Featuring 116 square metres of space, these beautiful suites boast the added luxury of a beachfront terrace that allows for unimpeded views of the Indian Ocean.
- Watersports including waterskiing, sailing, windsurfing and kayaking
- Glass bottom boat tours
- Scuba diving
- Undersea walk
- Beach volleyball
- Cultural tours
Children are more than welcome at The Residence Mauritius. The Planters Kids Club offers a wide range of activities for younger guests, including pony rides, cooking classes and snorkelling trips. The club is supervised by a team of childcare professionals, providing parents with the peace of mind they need to be able to relax themselves.