The Indian Ocean is described by many as the definition of paradise, with its lush sandy beaches and jaw-dropping scenery. At the centre of it all is Mauritius, an island with some of the warmest waters in the southern hemisphere, lush tropical rainforests and not to forget, its first-class service.
Honeymooners and sun seekers flock there year after year, but the destination is just as extraordinary for families - with activities galore! For diving enthusiasts or those that have only yet marvelled at the idea, there are plenty of opportunities to explore the marine life (and there’s plenty of it)! In fact, there are over 430 marine species and 200 coral species to gaze at in those lovely warm waters. There are plenty of idyllic spots to choose from too – and most are just a short boat ride away from the shore, making it easy for the whole family. For those who prefer to stay on the ground, check out Mauritius’ many golfing spots, with over 100 clubs to choose from. Whether you’re a golf fanatic or just want to give it a go, you’ll be in good company. And not to mention the incredible scenery throughout – it’s worth hiring a driver to explore the island’s gorges, waterfalls, botanical gardens and volcanic rocks. There’s so much to see.
When choosing your family holiday in Mauritius, you’re in safe hands with Club Med. Their two high-spec all-inclusive resorts offer great value and a range of activities for all to enjoy. From kid’s clubs for the little ones, a Zen Zone for those seeking a little peace, swim-up bars for an afternoon cocktail to family zones for the little kids and ‘big kids’ alike – with water games, jets and more!
La Pointe aux Canonniers, this premium all-inclusive resort offers a vibrant, colourful getaway for children, parents and grandparents, with its tropical palm trees and gardens that surround you. The resort offers its very own snorkelling, diving, deep-sea fishing and a range of water sports too – so you don’t even need to leave! What’s more, it’s a foodie paradise. Indulge on local specialities at the Gourmet Lounge – and not mention their rum and wine cellar! Re-opening in November 2018, Club Med have added even more extra special touches to bring your holiday to life.
La Plantation d’Albion, Club Med’s Exclusive Collection 21-hectare luxury all-inclusive resort is perfect for those seeking something extra special. As well as clubs for the kids and teens, a tropical playground, tennis, archery school, more diving and snorkelling opportunities, (plus much more!), this tranquil haven has views to die for. Located in one of the most remote creeks in the island, we’re certain you won’t want to leave. It’s the perfect place to soak up the beauty of the Indian Ocean in the company of your loved ones.
And did we mention the in-room breakfast service and that chilled glass of champagne they’ll bring you at 6pm? They really do mean it when they say all-inclusive!
Whichever resort you choose, this beautiful island has year-round sunshine to enjoy, activities for all ages and extraordinary service for an unbeatable, great value family break.
Call us today to book or to find out more.