- Return flights to Mauritius
- Return resort transfers
- 7 nights accommodation in a Superior Room
- Breakfast and dinner daily
- All Mauritius taxes; levies and surcharges (estimate)
- Package includes a 45 day early booking discount
- An airfare surcharge of R1840 applies for travel 1-18 April
- Surcharge of R2020 per person applies for travel 18 March - 18 April 2017
- Packages are subject to availability at the time of the reservation.
- Passport & visa costs (if applicable), travel insurance & items of a personal nature are also not included.
- Prices are subject to change without prior notice due to airfare increases and currency fluctuations.
- Rebooking and cancellations fees apply.
- All prices are per person sharing unless otherwise specified.
- Standard terms and conditions apply.
West Mauritius; Flic en Flac
Choose from a range of recently renovated rooms. Many have a magnificent view of the ocean. For that extra touch, the Prestige and Imperial Suites suites are the pinnacle of comfort. The Garden Suites offer privacy and ample space for families.
95 Luxury and 48 Superior Rooms
These refurbished rooms are facing the ocean. Minibar, direct telephone line, bath, shower, safe, air conditioning, radio, satellite TV tea, coffee making facilities - 1 king size bed, facing the ocean, floor 1 and 2 with balcony. Size: 50 sqm
42 Family Suites - This suite can be divided into 2 separate sections with 2bathrooms and is built around a magnificent Japanese garden with cascade and a wonderful zen atmosphere. - 1 king size bed, balcony or terrace, Japanese garden. Size: 75 sqm
5 Prestige Imperial Suites - Spacious and elegant in an atmosphere of refined luxury with
separate lounge and bedroom located at ground and first floors with large terrace and balcony offering a magnificent view on the sea and the tremendous sunset. Size: 110 sqm
Sofitel has transformed conviviality and comfort into an art form. The restaurants and bars provide the perfect setting for relaxing and socialising and offer refined French cuisine with the latest in fusion dishes from around the world.
Ravinala - Pleasant open environment. French, Mauritian and themed buffet, featuring Mauritian , Indian , French and barbecue cuisine. Type of cuisine : International
Ming Court - Type of cuisine : Chinese cuisine
Teppanyaki - Type of cuisine : Japanese cuisine
Jacaranda - Type of cuisine : Gourmet
Pink Café - An elegant piano bar with a view of the illuminated pool and the ocean. A sensual atmosphere for one last drink in the mild tropical night
The So Spa is a haven of relaxation and well-being. This 1,000 sq m Asian-inspired sanctuary offers a range of massages including ayurvedic and aromatherapy, as well as body treatments using exotic fruits, spices, flowers and products such as Cinq Mondes and Rene Futerer (for hair) and Adriana Karembeu.
• Fitness centre
• Outdoor unheated pool
“So Kids” Mini Club from 9.00 am to 9.00 pm (break from 5.00 pm to 6.30 pm)
WATERSPORTS"(some at supplement)
• Sailing, Windsurfing
• Paddle boat, Kayak
• Glass Bottom Boat
• Aquagym, Waterpolo
- Package includes a 45 day early booking discount
- Free nights
WELCOME TO MAURITIUS
Mauritius will enchant you; uplift your soul, make you feel that you belong to the chosen few. Every visitor enjoys personal attention. Every encounter is an opportunity to discover a friendly face. Behind each warm smile lies the promise of a unique holiday. The contrast of a multitude of colours and tastes, the island, set in its turquoise sea, is an oasis of peace and tranquillity. Mauritius, a melting pot where past and present are smoothly blended together.
Claimed by the Dutch in the year 1598, and occupied by the French between 1715 and 1810, Mauritius was ruled by Great Britain from 1814 after the Treaty of Paris. The island gained independence from Britain in 1968 and became a Republic in 1992.
Due to its multicultural diversity, Mauritius boasts a number of spoken languages. The majority of the population is bilingual, fluent in both English and French. Creole and French are the main languages of the island.
Diverse ethnic groups make up the population of Mauritius. Immigrants, originally from Africa, India, France, Great Britain and China brought along their cultures, languages, values and traditions when they settled on the island. The various ethnicities live alongside one another making Mauritius a harmonious multicultural nation.
The island is blessed with a tropical climate. Summer is from November to May, during this period the temperature varies between 22 °C and 35 °C. Winter is from May to November with a temperature variance between 17 °C and 26 °C. The sea temperature varies between 22 °C and 26 °C.
Monday to Thursday: 9.15 am - 3.15 pm, Friday: 9.15 am -3.30 pm, Saturday: 9.15 am -11.15 am. Banks are also open to coincide with the arrival and departure of international flights at the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Airport.
The monetary unit is the Mauritian Rupee (Rs.) which is divided into 100 cents (cs). ZAR1 = Rs4
The Mauritian economy is based on four sectors: Textile, Tourism, Sugar and Services – with tourism the largest sector.
220 volts, square pinned plug.
All hotels will provide a babysitting service at a fee. Advance bookings are essential.
WHAT TO PACK
Take along your best beach and casual wear, perfect for the day. The dress for dinner is smart casual and gents are required to wear long trousers. Sunglasses and suntan lotion are a must.