Amazing stay at The Residence, Mauritius. Would definitely recommend this spa hotel. Spa facilities are certainly luxury, staff cannot do enough for you and the beach is stunning!!Larinda from Epsom, checked in Sun 09 Oct 2022
- Large outdoor pool
- Kids’ club
- Wellness spa
- 3 restaurants
About The Residence Mauritius
The Residence Mauritius is a stunning 5-star resort situated on the eastern coast of Mauritius. The hotel is set along the beautiful Belle Mare beachfront, which is one of the longest beaches on the island. You’ll have direct access to a mile-long stretch of soft white sand that leads to the warm, turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean. A stay at this hotel puts you in a prime spot to explore the east coast where you’ll find lots of incredible dive sites that are home to an abundance of colourful coral and tropical fish.
The resort has an outdoor, lagoon-style swimming pool which is the perfect place to cool off. For the ultimate relaxation experience, visit 'The Sanctuary' spa which specialises in soothing treatments for both the body and the mind. There are a wide range of activities for all ages, including a kids’ club, fun water sports and exciting excursions. With 3 restaurants to choose from, there is something to suit all tastes. Specialities include Creole cuisine and traditional Mauritian meals.
Who Is It Great for?
Visitors recommend this hotel for couples, thanks to its peaceful location, beautiful beach and the high-quality food. Couples also recommend this as a great honeymoon destination. Visitors recommend this hotel for families too, commenting positively on the kids’ club.
At a Glance
- Beachfront location
- 7km from the centre of Flacq
- Close to Île aux Cerfs
- 50km from Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
Pool and Leisure
- Lagoon-style pool
- The Sanctuary Spa- includes a spa pavilion that overlooks the lagoon
- Spa wellness programmes*
- Sauna & steam room
- The Planters Kids’ Club
- Fitness centre
- 2 floodlit tennis courts
Restaurant and Bars
- 3 restaurants
- 1 bar
- Lobster night*- once a week
- Water sports centre*
- Occasional live music
- Accessible rooms are available
- Hairdressing salon*
- Gift shop
- Babysitting service*
- Airport transfers*
Local Area and Things to Do
This hotel has plenty to keep you entertained but its convenient location means there’s lots to do outside of the resort too. The popular Île aux Cerfs island is nearby and is a great place to spend the day. It offers gorgeous sandy beaches and plenty of water sports. This is also a fantastic spot for snorkelling as the crystal-clear waters surrounding the island are teeming with tropical marine life. Golfers will be in their element as there is an 18-hole championship golf course on the island.
The hotel runs a host of excursions which you can book when you arrive. Trips include a visit to Sagar Shiv Mandir which is known as the floating temple and the L'Aventure Du Sucre Museum which is a former sugar factory.
Food and Drink
- The Dining Room- enjoy a buffet breakfast and dinner here or opt for the set menu which includes both international dishes and Mauritian cuisine.
- The Verandah- this poolside restaurant overlooks the sea. It serves a range of lunchtime snacks including oven-cooked pizzas, toasted sandwiches, salads and homemade ice creams.
- The Plantation- a unique eatery set in a planter’s house by the beach. This oceanfront restaurant offers fresh seafood and Creole cuisine.
- The Bar- visit for afternoon tea or try local rum, beer and cocktails. There are occasional live music performances in the evening.
All-inclusive packages are available at this resort.
- Free Wi-Fi
- 135 rooms
- 28 suites
Overview of Rooms
Rooms at The Residence Mauritius are decorated in a simple style with elegant touches. The soft colour palette and wooden features create a cosy feel, while the marble bathrooms add a sense of decadence. Room facilities include air conditioning, free Wi-Fi and satellite TV.
Colonial Garden View Rooms offer picturesque views of the resort’s lush gardens, while Colonial Ocean View Rooms have views of both the gardens and the sea. Colonial Ocean Front Rooms directly face the ocean allowing you to admire stunning vistas of the turquoise lagoon. Ocean Front, Ocean View and Garden View Suites are also available. These offer additional space as well as a furnished balcony or terrace.
Information based on previous season and could be subject to change.
Bar and restaurant opening times may vary based on the season.
Babysitting / Childcare