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1. Mauritian summer at its best

Summer in Mauritius begins in November and ends in April and is considered as the best time to come and visit. The turquoise sea that embraces the white sands and the lush greenery that extends across the island create a panorama that speaks to the soul.

The weather conditions during this period are rather hot, with temperatures between 25 and 30 degrees Celsius, so don’t forget your sunscreen! Choose lightweight clothes made of natural, breathable fabrics such as silk, linen or cotton.

2. Culinary diversity

Festivities rhyme with evenings on the dance floor but they are also all about good food, especially here, on our multicultural island. Celebrations in Mauritius are about embracing local recipes, and most of these date as far back as the French period (1720-1810). Over the years they have been reinvented with Mauritian spices and local products. Here are three very popular dishes that will whet your appetite:

‘The aspic’

A meat-based jelly, ‘The Aspic’ is strongly associated with Christmas celebrations in Mauritius. Traditionally, Mauritian ‘Aspic’ contains prawns and asparagus, but depending on the taste, it can be prepared differently.

Heart of palm salad

One can undoubtedly consider the heart of palm salad as the national dish of Mauritius. It is one of the most elegant foods consumed in the Indian Ocean. We appreciate its freshness, its subtle taste, its crunchiness and above all its variability.

Marlin Mousse

Marlin is used in several typical festive dishes, but can also be served smoked in small slices. Marlin mousse can be enjoyed on a small toast or a piece of crouton while having a drink before dinner.

3. Seasonal fruits not to be missed

Spending the end-of-year celebrations in Mauritius means having the opportunity to taste fruits that only grow during the summer. As the flamboyant flowers bloom, the famous lychees, so loved by Mauritians, are also adorned with a sumptuous red! The discreet flowers turn into fruits that grow and blossom over the weeks. From October to December, we observe the mouth-watering lychees trees with greed!

There are also delicious mangos that will give lychees a run for their money! A much-consumed recipe here is lychee and mango salad. Here is the recipe:

1- Cut the mangoes on either side of the stone, then dice the flesh. Peel the lychees, remove the seed and cut in half.

2- In a bowl, mix lime juice, sugar cane syrup, and rum. Add the fruit. Mix gently and you’re done.

4. Organize your own party

If you don’t like restaurants, clubs or outings, you can always stay in and enjoy. Our accommodations will make you feel at home, with a Mauritian atmosphere guaranteed. Not in the mood to cook? No problem, an in-house chef can be invited. He will cook your meal and you can step back, relax and enjoy the holidays to the full. You can also ask a caterer to deliver the dinner to you at your apartment. Choose your menu according to your taste and that’s it! The most important thing is that you have an unforgettable holiday with your family.

5. Fireworks will seduce you

New Year’s Eve in Mauritius is never without fireworks! Mauritians are far from leaving their little customs that make this festive period such a special moment. If there is one thing that Mauritians miss for nothing, it is the firecrackers!

On sale everywhere, fireworks are signature of the New Year, representing joy and festivities. On New Year’s Eve, everyone gathers on the island’s beaches to admire the sky that will light up at midnight. An experience that will remain etched in your memory forever!

6. Festive atmosphere with idyllic activities

To make the most of the Mauritian holiday season, you have to go on an adventure! Below is a list of three activities not to be missed during these hot summer days:

Swimming with dolphins

Discover dolphins in their natural environment as they are present all year round along the west coast of Mauritius. You can also opt for a full day of activities where after swimming with the dolphins you will go for a scuba dive and finish with lunch on Ile aux Bénitiers.

Catamaran Cruise

Embark on a catamaran for an unforgettable cruise experience in the magical lagoons of Mauritius. A variety of packages will be offered, from a day on picturesque Île aux Cerfs to a visit to the northern islands, a cruise along the west coast, or simply to enjoy the sunset over the ocean.

Electric bike ride

Discover Mauritius off the beaten track with an Electro-Bike. Breathe fresh air while exploring unique routes during a bike ride. Thanks to an electric motor, you will be able to pedal longer distances with less effort and thus fully enjoy the panoramic landscapes in the luxuriant nature that surrounds you.

If you would like to indulge in a tropical holiday during the festivities or if you are looking for self-catering accommodation in Mauritius, you can reach out to us via this contact form:

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Nothing beats the fun of spending holidays with your family, right? Even more when they are spent in Mauritius.

We understand it is an exciting process, but also a real challenge to schedule activities which match the itinerary of your trip while trying to meet everyone’s preferences and needs. Thus, since we believe holidays should be a stress reliever and a fun getaway, we have come up with several activities around the island tailored for families, with the help of our concierge service team, Mr. Concierge.

Whether you are looking for water-based, land-based or air-based activities, if you feel adventurous or are just wishing to spend a relaxing and peaceful holiday, let’s start planning!

1. Stand Up Paddle (SUP) and Kayak Safari

This activity is perfect for families who are looking for a relaxing half-day getaway in the midst of nature. Meet up with your tour guide and instructor, choose your SUP or kayak and row along the calm Tamarin River at your own pace. The river will lead you and your family into the wild, peaceful and authentic side of the west coast of Mauritius.

You can either schedule your safari in the morning or in the evening at sunset. Both options are unique and beautiful experiences in their own way. Refreshments may be provided at the beach at the end of the excursion.

Choose your SUP or kayak and row along the calm Tamarin River at your own pace.

2. Ocean Safari

If you and your family members prefer to explore new worlds under the water, an ocean safari will be a suitable all-day activity for you.

The whole day will be dedicated to exploring our island’s marine life: snorkel around our colourful corals and fish, swim with the dolphins and meet magnificent whales along your way. The journey will, of course, end at the beach, so you can make the most of our crystal clear lagoons.  

Explore new worlds underwater…

3. Nature Park Adventure

Mauritius has several nature reserves and parks which offer unique tropical safaris; ideal for families who prefer land-based, day-long activities. Two examples are Frederica Nature Reserve and Ebony Forest Reserve.

You and your family can either walk or drive a quad or buggy through the preserved wilderness of Mauritius. Meet new animal friends and uncover breathtaking sights as you explore the nature reserve. Feel free to go on an adventure at your own pace.

Uncover breathtaking sights as you explore the nature reserve.

4. Hiking

From river trekking to mountain hiking: our tropical island has all the right natural features to stir the adventurous souls out there. You and your family do not need to be confined to a park or nature reserve to explore our wildest and most natural environment.

For instance, you can hike the famous Le Morne mountain! You will be rewarded with a gorgeous view of the coast and the satisfaction of having reached the top.

Hike the famous Le Morne mountain!

5. Drive and Racing

If your family is up for excitement and thrill, you can go for a Fun Drive and Racing session.

In this activity, you drive a quad or buggy through beautiful tracks found on the north coast of Mauritius. Racing along natural hidden trails is a wild immersive experience into the wildlife of our island. So, ready to feel the adrenaline rush?

Race along natural hidden trails.

6. Helicopter Tour

Bring your family on a tour of Mauritius in the sky! This activity will take your breath away and will showcase our paradise island in a new and panoramic perspective: get ready to take your aerial shots!

This unique and exclusive experience will definitely be the highlight of your holidays.

Get ready to take your aerial shots!

7. Local and Food Tours

Why not venture out and discover our unique culture and taste our authentic food? Tours are organised around the country, guiding you through our heritage trails and iconic landmarks.

Immerse yourselves in our rich history and culture, while savouring Mauritian delicacies in our capital.

Discover our unique culture and taste our authentic food.

8. Catamaran Cruise

Mauritius has a lot to offer on the outskirts of its lagoons and beaches: plenty of islands to discover and breathtaking sights to take in!

A catamaran cruise is ideal for families looking to spend quality time together while exploring new horizons at sea. It is a great opportunity to wind down: swim or snorkel by the beautiful neighbouring islands or lie down on their white pearly beaches. Drinks are served throughout the trip and lunch is provided.

Curious about the itinerary of a catamaran cruise? Click here to read our article which provides all the details you need.

Exploring new horizons at sea.

9. Under Sea Walk

How would you like to go for a walk in the park… under the sea? This is exactly what an Under Sea Walk session entails: a beautiful adventure in the company of the colourful and vibrant fauna and flora of the marine life in Mauritius. Adults and children alike can explore the coral garden, found in an area of the lagoon which is not too deep.

High-quality breathing air bottles will be provided and there will be a trained professional to guide you and make sure you come out of the water with an unforgettable experience.

A walk in the park… under the sea!

10. Water thrills

Finally, we have a wide variety of water-based activities which will make your heart race and fill you with adrenaline.

The thrills you can experience are endless: race with your family on sea karts, a unique type of speedboat, along the coast of Mauritius, fly and dive (literally) in the middle of the sea with the help of a special jet, or surf on our renowned Tamarin and Pointe d’Esny waves!

Fly and dive in the middle of the sea!

We hope this list will help your family in the planning of fun and stress-free holidays in Mauritius!

If you would like to enquire about any of the activities mentioned or are looking for accommodation in Mauritius, you can reach out to us via this contact form:

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Home to some of the most beautiful beaches and turquoise seas of the Indian Ocean, Mauritius is an ideal romantic destination for couples. Our paradise island is found on the bucket list of many, especially newly-weds and honeymooners. But, since it is a popular destination, how can you and your partner escape the crowded beaches and hotels, while still enjoying high-end holidays and authentic island living?

The solution: staying at our serviced holiday rentals, where privacy and exclusivity are non-negotiable. Coupled with our concierge services, our holiday rentals in Mauritius can meet all of your holiday needs as a couple. Whether you and your partner enjoy thrilling nautical activities or prefer to spend your days lazing on the beach, the opportunities are endless.

With that said, here are the key reasons why couples choose to stay at our holiday rentals in Mauritius for a romantic getaway.

A beachfront holiday

No holidays in Mauritius would be complete without a breathtaking beachfront or waterfront view from your window or balcony. Most of our holiday rentals are no exception, giving way to a beautiful secluded beach as you step out the door. You and your partner can skip the crowd and enjoy peaceful quality time together.

Stay in front of one of the most beautiful beaches on our paradise island at our beachfront apartments at Paradise Beach.

One of our most beautiful beaches found at Paradise Beach.

An intimate experience

Choose holiday rentals if you seek privacy. Secluded and selective, they offer comfortable living spaces which make for a successful romantic getaway. You can relax in the calm tropical environment, undisturbed except for the sound of the waves and your own footsteps.

Our high-end modern apartments at Leora Beach are ideal for couples who crave intimacy and peacefulness for their holidays.

Our apartments at Leora Beach are ideal for couples who crave intimacy for their holidays.

A luxurious retreat

A gorgeous view of the turquoise sea from your balcony and a stylish interior living space are what adds to a luxurious and exclusive experience at our holiday rentals in Mauritius. From penthouses with private plunge pools to large terraces giving way to pearly white beaches, your holidays with your partner will be of the highest standard.

Experience our exclusive lifestyle with your significant other at our beautiful penthouses and beachfront apartments at Esplanade.

Experience our exclusive lifestyle at our beautiful penthouses at Esplanade.

Services right at your fingertips

The exclusive aspect of our high-end holiday rentals is combining the best accommodation with concierge services. In addition to our regular housekeeping services, our team at Mr Concierge offers in-house services such as spa sessions and even a personal chef! Upon your request, let us bring the services to you. All you and your partner need to do is relax and enjoy your holidays in Mauritius.

Tailor your holidays to your needs by upgrading to our Holiday+ package for a more personalised holiday experience.

Mr. Concierge offers in-house services such as spa sessions.

Exclusive activities for two

If you and your partner are made for adventure, you can experience water-based, land-based, and air-based activities around the island. From driving a quad through nature reserves to skydiving, you will be spoiled for choice. You can walk under the sea hand in hand or spend a romantic day on Ile des Deux Cocos, a luxurious and private island.

There are endless ways to celebrate your love in Mauritius. With Mr. Concierge, you can book any activity of your choice and make your holidays truly unique.

Go on a quad ride with your partner at Frederica Nature Reserve.

An exotic wedding and honeymoon

Dream big. Plan and hold your wedding on our paradise island. This concept is nothing new for our concierge team, who act as your personal guide to making your dream holidays as a reality. There are so many ways to celebrate your love, and the options which are available to you are endless, like planning your wedding under the sea!

Otherwise, many couples look forward to spending their honeymoon in Mauritius. Our holiday rentals and concierge services make up for the ideal romantic recipe: privacy, luxury, and relaxation. Remember that anytime is great to go on a honeymoon vacation, whether you are newly wedded or if you have been married for more than ten years.

A wedding under the sea organised by Aqua venture!

Special Couple Deals

If you are planning your holidays in Mauritius as a couple, you can enjoy our special couple deal. In fact, when you stay at our serviced holiday rentals, you and your partner are entitled to a 30–40% discount, which is applicable for bookings made within 30 days prior to your arrival (terms and conditions apply).

Dying to spend an exclusive romantic getaway in Mauritius with your partner? This is your opportunity to make your dream holidays come true. Do not hesitate to enquire below:

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An exclusive destination not to be missed, Mahebourg is a village on the south-eastern coast of Mauritius. The village is rich in culture and history, and its coastal suburbs, known as Pointe D’Esny, are a blend of beautiful beaches. Our beachfront holiday rentals at Paradise Beach are ideally located in that area.

If you would love to experience authentic Mauritian hospitality, this is the place for you. Mahebourg has a strong and buzzing community.

Visiting this unique part of the island is an experience not to be missed. Here is a little guide for you to discover this historical village and everything it has to offer.

Discover our history and heritage The National History Museum

If you would like to know more about Mauritian history, take a trip to the National History Museum of Mahebourg. Situated along the main road of the town, the museum is guaranteed to teach you about how our paradise island came to be: from its discovery by Portuguese sailors to the French and British colonies.

There, you can explore the colonial building and take the opportunity to strike a conversation with the tour guide, who would not hesitate to answer all your questions.

Sir Gaetan Duval Esplanade

Situated right behind the bus station, the Sir Gaetan Duval Esplanade at the Mahebourg Waterfront is one of our most iconic and famous attractions in Mauritius. It is an ideal place for those who love a long walkway by the sea.

The Esplanade is where you can learn more about the battle of Grand Port: an important event that has marked our history. A memorial has been built in memory of the fallen soldiers of that time, along with a nautical map for a time-travelling experience.

On your way, a beautiful kiosk awaits at the end of a quay. From there, you can spot the iconic island of the “Mouchoir Rouge” while fishing boats go their way.

The Sir Gaetan Duval Esplanade at the Mahebourg Waterfront is one of our most iconic attractions in Mauritius.

Discover our authentic food

If you are craving for authentic Mauritian snacks, you will not be disappointed! Mahebourg has an abundance of hawkers and restaurants.

“Gâteau Merveille”

Mahebourg is the best place to find our most delicious “Gâteau Merveille”. It is a crunchy snack, coupled with a special sweet and sour “chatini” (a type of tomato paste mixed with coriander), to be eaten at any time of the day. Believe it or not, people travel miles just to take a bite.

Coconuts by the road

Wouldn’t you love to drink water from freshly cut coconuts? The perfect drink after spending your day out in the sun! You can buy them on your way to the Sir Gaetan Duval Esplanade by the road on any day of the week.

Take a sip of water from freshly cut coconuts.

Discover our iconic marketplace

Mahebourg would not be the busy and animated village it is today without its merchants and bazaars of all sorts.

The local market

There is no better place to do your groceries than at the big marketplace, situated right in front of the bus station. The fruits, vegetables, and meat are fresh. Mahebourg is especially famous for its fresh seafood, especially its freshly caught fish.

The Monday Fair

To fulfil your shopping needs, the weekly bazaar happens every Monday, at the far east of the town, near the old stadium of Mahebourg. You can always find your way by following the crowd.

At the fair, you can easily find and bargain for affordable clothes, swimsuits, even pickled fruits and fresh coconuts. Merchants and hawkers of all sorts remain in the area for a wide variety of products, including souvenirs for your loved ones back home.

There is no better place to do your groceries than at the big marketplace.

Discover our beautiful beaches Blue Bay

Blue Bay is one of Mauritius’s most beautiful beaches on the southern coast of Mauritius. Found in the coastal suburbs of Mahebourg, it is open to the public and can easily be accessed by public transport. There, you can also enjoy various sea-based activities, such as snorkeling.

Pointe D’Esny

If you have ever dreamt of waking up to a beautiful beach, staying at Pointe D’Esny for the holidays would be ideal. Its turquoise sea, coupled with the sparkling white sand, is a breathtaking sight. If you would love to spend your holidays there, you can stay at our beachfront holiday rentals at Paradise Beach. They are ideal for those who would love to spend their holidays in privacy!

Its turquoise sea, coupled with the sparkling white sand, is a breathtaking sight not to be missed.

Why not take the opportunity? If you are looking for exclusive holidays in Mauritius, do not hesitate to enquire below:

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What do you know about Horizon Holidays? Here is the generic answer: Horizon Holidays is a company which specialises in serviced holiday rentals in Mauritius.

But it is so much more than that.

If one really wants to know about Horizon, one needs to see the behind the scenes. I joined Horizon in December, just in time for the peak season. At first glance, the office is vibrant and bright, not only because of the summer weather but also because of its people.

It is the people working there who make it what it is today. It is all about the ambiance of the crowd and the feelings it makes you feel. I got to know more and more about Horizon by being aware of this. Here is what I discovered; here is what I felt.

Welcoming.

I started my Horizon journey two days before I was supposed to start.

They invited me to their annual budget presentation and that was where I met everyone. I was left to mingle on my own… but it was not hard at all to make friends! The bond among Horizon members is strong yet not impenetrable. They included me as if I have always been a part of them.

What I thought would be an awkward event ended up being a fun and insightful one.

Friendly.

“‘Morning, how are you?”

In the morning, I am greeted with smiles. My first days were all about getting to know everyone at the office and those working on the resorts. People actively engage in conversations, making it easy to open up. ‘Loneliness’ is not a concept that exists here. There is always a friend right at the corner.

People are here to help you out. Speak up and ask as many questions as you want.

Dynamic.

At the office, you can have as much coffee as you want. But it is not only the coffee that makes Horizon an energetic group of people.

Their enthusiasm at work is often in full force, vibrant and positive. As soon as someone makes a booking, the reservation crew jump to their seats. Or when we ask, “Who wants to be in the picture?” for our social media photoshoots. The excitement is there.

People are always on the move.

Dedicated.

Dedication comes with passion. How much do you love your job? How determined are you to improve yourself? These questions matter here.

They told me people love their job here, and I was not deceived. I have had the chance to talk to almost everyone at Horizon and I have heard the same thing many times: “I like it here.” From new recruits to resort managers, they intend to stay.

Just like Confucius said, “Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.”

Horizon is a balance of multitudes. It is hard work and care; it is friendly and passionate.

Hardworking.

Things are going fast. There are deadlines to meet and meetings to plan. People are typing away on their keyboard.

But they do it because they want to. They work hard and smart, constantly looking for new ways to improve. The trend is obvious: they are going up and further ahead.

When I visited Cap Ouest, one of the properties, I was impressed. The resort manager was on point in his presentation. At the core, it’s all about putting forward the strengths and working on the weaknesses.

Caring.

“Pay attention to others around you.” This is an essential value at Horizon.

Be aware that we are all human: we have needs, moods, and moments. It is important to work hard, but also to take care of ourselves. Feeling good in our mind makes us more productive and creative. Even when work gets stressful, it feels easier when you are surrounded by people who care.

Not to forget: here, they give constructive feedback. They speak up when something is wrong. When you care, you want others to become better, don’t you?

Cosy.

Horizon can be your second home if you let it.

Imagine. Going to the kitchen for a break. Smelling the hot coffee coming through your cup. Feeling the warmth of the sunlight on your back. Hearing the crunch of grilled bread. Having a nice chat with your colleague.

Often, it feels like you are catching up with a friend. Isn’t this a nice feeling?

We are Horizon.

Horizon is a balance of multitudes. It is hard work and care; it is friendly and passionate.

In all, it is a community, one that is growing fast and headed in the right direction. It is the team spirit we instill. It is everyone at the office and out in the resorts and properties. It is part of you and part of me.

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Why are fishermen not fat? It’s because they watch their (waist) line!

After a remarkable third edition and records set at all levels, the Mauritius Billfish Tournament 2018 promises to be exceptional. The international tournament bringing together enthusiasts and professionals of big game fishing will take place from 26 to 30 January 2018 in La Balise Marina, on the west coast of Mauritius.

Fishermen are well aware, the best time for big game fishing in Mauritius is from November to April. At this specific time of year, blue and black marlins, mako sharks, tiger sharks, yellowfin tuna and many other exciting marine species are in abundance a few kilometers from the shore.

Organised by JPH Charters and LUX* Resorts, this year the Mauritius Billfish Tournament will be supported by Horizon Holidays, leader of serviced holiday rentals in the heart of the marina. During this event, participants who wish to stay in one of the West Coast Marina accommodations near the departure points will receive exclusive discounts.

The previous edition of the Mauritius Billfish Tournament, held from 26 to 31 January last year, marked the exceptional participation of 56 fishermen from around the globe which resulted in a record of 28 marlins catches! The Mauritius Billfish Release 2017 was won by the Russian crew, Vivax led by Evgeny Novozheev, ahead of Les Bourbonnais de La Réunion, and Mantra of South Africa. The Russian captain retained his individual title by consecutively winning the accolade of best fisherman.

The Organising Committee, its partners and sponsors hope to welcome you, your family and friends to the 2018 edition of the Mauritius Billfish Release.

A dream worthy destination!

Mauritius is world famous for being one of the best fishing destinations in the world!

The international tournament takes place in Black River, on the west coast of the island, the ideal place to experience idyllic competitive big game fishing for marlin among other species.

JPH Charters and Horizon Holidays welcome you to live your most memorable moments in the heart of West Coast Marina, the only residential marina of the island.

 

About JHP Charters:

Founded in 1975 and now a leader in the whaling sector in Mauritius, JPH Charters has extensive experience in organising international fishing competitions.

JPH Charters offers an unforgettable experience in quality fishing boats. Whether you are an experienced fisherman or a novice, or if you hope to catch the fish of your dreams, JPH Charters is your specialist for fishing in Mauritius.

We invite you to visit their office and sales outlet situated in the heart of La Balise Marina, at the entrance of L’Estuaire or contact them by email on resa@jph.mu or by phone on +230 5729 0901 or + 230 5727 6188.

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Are you ready for the ride of a lifetime? Experience a race of pure joy on the west coast of Mauritius. Once again, Horizon Holidays is proud to be associated with the newly branded GRIT Colin Mayer Mountain Bike Tour, dedicated to the memory of the local legend rider, Colin Mayer.

“Share the passion and make 2017 your year!”

The Colin Mayer Tour has it all: exciting diverse trails with a great race atmosphere, amazing scenery and a magical tropical cycling experience. The competition is gathering the biking community of Mauritius as well as renowned cyclists from across the globe sharing the same passion. The 180km tour will be run in the heart of Black River and will take place from the 13th to the 15th October 2017.

Expecting this year, for its second edition, over 250 riders such as Andrew Mclean and Oliver Munnik, the organising committee of the Colin Mayer Tour aims at making this event, one of the major sports event in Mauritius and of the west coast.

Promising you “a route unmatched in natural beauty”, the tour consists of several hunting grounds and amazing spots through the West coast, both water based and land based. Runners will get to go through the wonderful Tamarin Falls, the private plains and untouched single tracks of Les Salines Pilot, heading to Yemen towards Riverland to the ultimate finish line.

Whether you wish to compete in the race or support the riders, benefit from meals to serviced accommodation as well as entertainment and wine tasting. The Racing Sports Club in Tamarin will be for this occasion, converted into a sports village where you will find the starting and finishing point of all stages.

To support the association and specialised school “Reve et Espoir”, each cyclist riding for the Colin Mayer Tour will be contributing Rs. 200 which will be allocated for helping children and young adults with a handicap. The overall podium prize money stands at Rs. 120,000.

A memorial race in Colin Mayer’s honour

Renowned as “a model of perfection” and recognised as a highly respected athlete and a great bike rider, Colin Mayer tragically died in Moscow at the Junior World Champs in 2009.

Passionate about cycling and very influential, Colin became a Mauritian and Indian Ocean champion and is considered as an accomplished motivator. The race commemorates the cycling legend and aims at inspiring riders throughout Mauritius to push themselves beyond their limits and to be in the best shape of their lives.

Make your stay in Mauritius unforgettable

Choose to camp in tents at the sports village or opt for the comfort of Horizon premium beachfront accommodation as well as a personalised concierge service. Among the Gold sponsors of the Colin Mayer Tour, the Horizon Group invites couples, friends and families to attend this event and opt for holiday rentals to make your holidays in Mauritius even more memorable.

3 days, 2 events and 180km of ride, nothing can beat this mountain bike experience: the 2017 GRIT Colin Mayer Mountain Bike Tour is a race not to be missed! If you wish to compete in the race, please follow the registration steps here. Registrations close on 20 September 2017 at 12:00 (noon) and late entries are not accepted.

For more information concerning conditions and prices, click here.

For more information about the event*, please visit the website of #COLINMAYERTOUR .

*The GRIT Colin Mayer Tour is a Non-Profit Event and is organised in collaboration with the Mauritian Cycling Federation and the Mountain Biking Commission in Mauritius. The organising committee of the Colin Mayer Tour is composed of Michel Mayer, Pascal Pilot, Sébastien Bax de Keating, Christophe Chasteau and Tom Armstrong.

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Would you like to visit Mauritius? Do you want to spend exclusive holidays and discover the country beyond the walls of a hotel? A serviced holiday rental is what you truly need!

Our article guides you through 8 wonderful destinations (and a 9th destination as a bonus, why not?), inviting you to live a tropical but also unforgettable holidays on the paradise island of Mauritius. Opt for our luxurious and exclusive beachfront accommodation and enjoy the comfort of your home combined with high-end amenities.

Without further delay you can now discover the residences offered by Horizon Holidays, situated on the edge of the most beautiful beaches of Mauritius:

Paradise Beach, the representation of heaven on Earth

The ultimate destination for your holiday in Mauritius, Paradise Beach opens the door to a peaceful haven. Bordering the magical beach of Pointe d’Esny on the south coast of the island, this luxurious residence not only offers a breathtaking view but also the intimacy and comfort of your home.

Esplanade, the perfect combination of comfort, luxury and privacy

Renowned for its prime beachfront accommodation, Esplanade promises you a memorable stay in the heart of an exceptional natural environment. A true delight to the senses by the turquoise lagoon of Tamarin, Esplanade invites you to be seduced by the charm of its enchanting landscape as well as the elegant and modern character of its architecture.

Cap Ouest, an actual representation of a Mauritian postcard

Discover the excitement of tropical holidays by opting for a stay in Cap Ouest: an absolute gem nestled in the corner of paradise, overlooking the horizon. An Ideal destination for holiday rentals, staying here is guaranteed to be unforgettable.  Bordering one of the most beautiful beaches on the island, Cap Ouest offers a panoramic view of the ocean.

La Balise Marina, a residential marina for an exclusive lifestyle

Nestled in a beautiful green landscape, La Balise Marina invites you to stay in the exclusive residential marina of Mauritius. Enthusiastic lovers of nature and marine life will be overwhelmed by this peaceful destination. Wake up to a breathtaking scenery and let yourself be soothed by the rays of the sun and the pleasant waters of the west coast.

Belle Crique, an exotic beachfront accommodation

Situated in Black River, in the heart of one of the most sought after areas of Mauritius, this residence combines serenity with luxury. Stay in a peaceful environment and give in to the beautiful west coast scenery: Belle Crique is among the most exclusive residence of holiday rentals.

West Island, an unexpected treasure in every aspect

Visit West Island, the only residential marina in Mauritius, to discover the quintessential Mauritian art of living. Succumb to the perfect combination of land and sea landscapes for a unique island experience. Benefit from West Island’s exclusive entitlements and let yourself be carried away by the maritime atmosphere of the west coast, ideal for a perfect getaway.

Leora Beach, a breathtaking scenic gem

For successful family holidays, Leora Beach opens the doors to a tropical retreat. Located on the west coast of Mauritius, take advantage of a landscaped outdoor area to share memorable moments with your loved ones or to relax in the sun. An absolute gem, Leora Beach offers high-end amenities and personalised services for your utmost comfort.

Latitude, romanticism and shades of blue

An exclusive destination located on the west coast of Mauritius, Latitude welcomes you in the heart of a romantic garden leading to a chic and modern relaxation area. Offering luxurious beachfront accommodations, holidaymakers seeking comfort and relaxation will be delighted.

 

Life in Blue: Azuri Residences, a holiday to the rhythm of the waves

Life in Blue: Azuri Residences invites you to a beautiful getaway along the turquoise waters of the Northeast coast of Mauritius, under the azure blue sky. The village of Azuri is the new destination for the Dolce Vita enthusiasts and for exclusive holidays. Discover the unique concept of an integrated village that is destined to be one of the most popular in the Indian Ocean.

O’Biches, where luxury and the sea are now one

O’Biches gives a surreally beautiful sight of the picturesque lagoon of Trou aux Biches, for a sensational holiday. The modern and elegant apartments will provide you with the exclusivity you need, while the plunge pool will allow you to enjoy your holidays in a paradisiacal setting.

ILOA Residences, intimacy in the Mauritian tropics

Try a completely different experience! Located in the north of Mauritius, Iloa Residences consists of three jewels: Cape Bay, Element Bay II and La Residence. The perfect places where tranquility and intimacy reign and allow you to relax in a unique setting. Just a few steps from these residences, enjoy a walk on the white sandy beach or swim in the clear waters of the stunning sea.

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Introducing serviced holiday rentals in the unique residential marina of Mauritius; Horizon Holidays invites you to reconnect with nature by staying at La Balise Marina.

From the comfort of a home to services at your fingertips, the residential marina promises you the most exclusive holidays in the heart of breathtaking surroundings on the West coast of Mauritius.

Want to discover what this fairytale destination offers more? We have listed 10 good reasons to spend your holidays at La Balise Marina in Mauritius.

Find out more about La Balise Marina, or contact our reservations team and start planning your unforgettable holidays in Mauritius as from now!

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