Experience a slice of golfing paradise on this exotic sun-soaked island
A tiny tropical island in the middle of the Indian Ocean, playing golf in Mauritius is true bliss. Stay and play in some of the island's most luxurious resorts. The island has all the classic colours in place from the deep blue of the sea, white sands of the beaches and emerald green fairways - it's little wonder why Mauritius golf holidays are becoming so popular.
Why play golf in Mauritius?
- Well-known course designers like Gary Player, Peter Matkovich, Rodney Wright, Bernhard Langer & Ernie Els
- Renowned for its hospitality & quality of service
- An affordable luxury destination with lavish hotels & outstanding golf
- Mauritius has an established golf culture boasting the first course in southern hemisphere (1902)
- Relax on white sand beaches with volcanic mountain backdrops
- Whether swimmming with dolphins or enjoying a world class spa there's plenty to see & do
Popular golf destinations in Mauritius
A unique tropical island
In recent years golf on this tropical island has really taken off with the number of notable Mauritius golf courses being truly baffling. Although the courses are quite young in the world of golf, some of the tracks are already legendary regular fixtures on the European Tour.
The enthusiasm for the sport exhibited by the locals is truly something special and golfers will be spoilt rotten by the tremendous hospitality shown in Mauritius.
Despite its reputation for housing the newest most modern golf courses, you might be surprised to find that Mauritius has a very old golf culture with its first course being built in 1902. So do not doubt the quality of the golf courses.
Top Mauritius golf courses include Heritage Awali Golf Club and the famous Anahita Golf Club as designed by South-African golf legend Ernie Els. Ile aux Cerfs is also a tremendous course designed by another golfing great Bernhard Langer who set out create ‘a golfing experience that truly arouses all the senses’. Set in a former hunting preserve, the Legend Course at Constance Belle Mare Plage is another one of Mauritius’ finest courses.
There's lots to enjoy
An easily accessible paradise in the middle of the Indian Ocean, Mauritius is home to some of the most challenging courses located in unbelievably beautiful exotic locations.
The perfect sunny weather, incomparable accommodation and ideal golf environment are what draws golfers here. The incredible landscape makes for some truly spectacular golf course layouts. Enjoy sea views whilst hitting a few balls at Le Paradis Golf Club or Heritage Awali.
The best time to travel to Mauritius is between November and March as most rainfall occurs in the summer. What’s more, direct flights are available from the UK with Air Mauritius and BA or you can stop over in Dubai with Emirates. The flight time is 12 hours and all the hotels featured are located within a one-hour transfer from the airport.
Aside from the golf, it’s a destination that boasts lavish resorts, crystal blue lagoons and white sandy beaches. So, be prepared for a golf holiday in paradise. To top it off, this small tropical island is filled with world-class food and beach bars.
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Not sure where to play? Browse our map and to find your ideal destination in a continent of possibilities. We know you will be spoiled for choice! Remember our knowledgeable golf experts are ready to answer any questions.
Luxury Mauritus golf holidays
The world’s most heavenly resorts
Known for its high-end luxury resorts, it’s unlikely that’ll you’ll experience the perfect blend of pure luxury, simplicity and warmth in any other destination. Let not forget to the outstanding level of hospitality and service. If you’re looking for a relaxing romantic golf holiday away, make no mistake, Mauritius is the perfect place.
We offer a fantastic selection of the finest golf resorts and boutique hotels based in picture-perfect locations where you can escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life.
We recommend the exceptionally unique and luxurious Heritage Awali Golf & Spa Resort, set on the South coast, between crystalline lagoon and lush green hills. With its elegant ethnic décor, you will get a taste of the island’s sensual African heritage.
Experience a taste of heaven at the equally seductive Tamarina Hotel, golf beach & Spa 4* or Constance Belle Mare Plage.
Top attractions in Mauritius
Mauritius may be a tiny tropical island but despite its size, it offers a plethora and wonderful things to see and do off the course. Blue lagoons and white sandy beaches are merely the tip of the iceberg of what Mauritius has to offer.
Bustling with life, boasting unique flora and fauna and home to a fantastic African culture cuisine and architecture, it is the place to be.
Take a trip to one of the colourful local markets and test your taste buds on the world’s finest rum. We recommend the lively Port Louis central market. At night, you can choose from a wide selection of both African and international Restaurants to experience the finest cuisine.
Adventure seekers should grab and speedboat and get out onto the crystal-clear waters. Swim with Dolphins or visit the islands two white South African Rhinos. Alternatively, you can take a hike among the mountainous regions, rainforests and waterfalls.