Getaways Blog

09 August 2016

Golf in Mauritius

Mauritius offers cultural diversity, stunning landscapes and an amazing selection of quality golf courses. Often used as a gateway for people travelling to and from Europe, Mauritius provides the golfing holiday maker the chance to completely unwind and soak up the warm hospitality and the amazing on and off course experiences of this island paradise.

The best months to visit Mauritius are between March and November, perfect for those wanting to escape the winter months and enjoy golf in dry and sunny conditions.

The best of Mauritius golf includes The Links and Legends Golf Course, the Ernie Els designed Anahita Golf Club, Bernhard Langer’s Le Tousserok Golf Club, the Paradis Golf Club - which stretches between the Le Morne Mountain and one of the Indian Ocean’s most beautiful lagoons and the challenging and scenically beautiful Tamarina and Heritage golf courses. Each provides its own unique golf experience.

When the golf is done, Mauritius provides so many other activities. Naturally, the island has many water sports such as deep sea fishing, catamaran cruises, dolphin and whale watching and deep sea diving. There’s also sky diving, helicopter scenic tours, safari parks and walking trails. In the evenings the local bars and restaurants provide amazing local cuisine. The hotels, villas and holiday apartments provide for any accommodation requirement.

There are so many ways to explore Mauritius. Hire a car for the day and take a drive to the other side of the island. Mauritius offers a great range of rental vehicles including motorcycles and luxury European convertibles. Or. Sit back and relax on board a tour coach and discover the history of the destination named in 2008 as Africa’s Golfing Destination of the Year.