Known for its long stretches of sensational beaches and beautiful sweeps of pristine ocean you can discover some of the best resorts and hotels in Mauritius for families.

Each resort offers something unique and thrilling for you to enjoy as a family. From scuba diving in the crystal-clear Indian Ocean and mountain biking through the lush hills of the landscapes, find the right resort for you. If adventure isn’t what you’re looking for, you can simply enjoy the indoor entertainment that resorts offer during your stay.

Find everything you need in the family-friendly resorts with our six best family resorts in Mauritius.

Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita

Where is this resort? East Coast, Mauritius.

Best for: Long stretches of sandy beaches.

One of our top luxury family hotels in Mauritius is the Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita. Here, you can delve into beach paradise on one of the three immaculate beaches that surround the resort. Whether you’re seeking tranquillity on the stretches of white sand or the thrill of watersports and boat trips on the azure waters, you’re in the perfect place to experience both.

Your little ones are well catered to here in Four Seasons Resort Mauritius at Anahita. While you’re indulging in some well-earnt adult time, let them enjoy the free kids’ and teens’ clubs that offer numerous activities including a DJ booth, swimming experiences and baking fun.

As a family, you can take day trips into the ocean, where you can spot the most colourful marine life while snorkelling together. Waterskiing and kayaking are also available for the thrill-seeking days in the water.

Alternatively, you can spend a chilled-out day by the pool (or your villa’s private pool for some family time). Check out everything this inviting Mauritius resort has to offer below:

LUX* Belle Mare

Where is this resort? South Coast, Mauritius.

Best for: Rugged landscapes and preserved nature.

Dive headfirst into this tropical oasis that awaits you and your loved ones. Located on the breathtaking coast of southern Mauritius, this family-friendly resort, LUX* Belle Mare, has everything from idyllic location to incredible facilities and activities to enjoy.

This resort has the comfort of their visitors at heart. With a range of suite options for all-kinds of travellers, you can relax in spacious luxury with your family, as this resort boasts 14 inviting family suites, all with incredible views of the Indian Ocean.


You won’t be bored for a moment on this luxury estate. LUX* Belle Mare offers exciting daily programmes that entertain all ages, plus evening shows where you can watch local artists perform ‘themed’ evening.

Venture further from the resort to explore the island with your family, whether that’s by mountain bike through the lush hillsides or by foot through the bustling local markets and villages. Head to the beach and enjoy a friendly game of beach volleyball, or take to the ocean with LUX* Belle Mare, who offers the chance to swim with the wild dolphins.

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“Kid’s absolutely love the PLAY childrens’ club. There is so much to do for the little ones to take part in, from painting classes and treasure hunts to learning all about the culture and surroundings of Mauritius. LUX* Grand Baie, located on the northern coast of Mauritius also boasts PLAY.” – Zoe, Luxury Travel Specialist.

Shandrani Beachcomber Resort & Spa

Where is this resort? Southeast Coast, Mauritius.

Best for: Beautiful reefs and breathtaking landscapes.

Discover the beauty of this natural playground for both adults and children. Here at Shandrani Beachcomber Resort & Spa, you can delight in the wealth of land and water excitement either on one of the three beaches that envelop the resort, or immersed in the surrounding landscapes.

This resort is located on a private peninsula and surrounded by a vibrant marine park that you can spend your days exploring. Get a taste for the southern Mauritius beauty on this resort as you’re immersed in stunning tropical gardens, offering unique landscapes that you can soak up on your mountain bike excursions and walking tours.

Dive into the crystal-clear waters for some exhilarating ocean fun, from windsurfing and Laser sailing to scuba diving. Alternatively, you can stay on land and enjoy the resorts facilities, including the Shandrani Kids’ Club.

Family apartments are excellent for large families travelling together, accommodating up to three children as well as two adults.

One&Only Le Saint Geran

Where is this resort? East Coast, Mauritius.

Best for: Exploring traditional Mauritian life.

Located in East Mauritius, One&Only Le Saint Geran offers a sumptuous blend of luxury with adventure, welcoming all ages including your thrill-seeking little ones! When you’re not lounging on the pristine beach and gazing out at the stunning ocean and lagoon, you can partake in the myriad of excitement both indoors and out.

In the cobalt blue lagoon alone, you can enjoy numerous watersports, from diving, sailing and snorkelling. Not in the mood for swimming? Why not enjoy a glass bottom boat trip, a complimentary trip alike all other watersports activities.

When you’re craving a slow morning with your loved ones, you can enjoy an exquisite meal, brought to you by your very own butler. Afterwards, play some grass tennis and volleyball, or enjoy an indulgent spa treatment while the little ones enjoy the endless fun at The KidsOnly club.

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Sugar Beach

Where is this resort? West Coast, Mauritius.

Best for: Culture and beautiful landscapes.

With luxurious accommodation that welcomes large families, Sugar Beach is an exceptional Mauritian escape. Let your children and teens enjoy the special events that take place at the kids’ club every evening, where they can enjoy delicious buffets and barbecues.

Immerse in optimal comfort with the family accommodation options that Sugar Beach offers. With their Family Room, you can relax in spacious luxury, with a superb private balcony or terrace to enjoy quiet, family evenings under the stars.

Zilwa Attitude

Where is this resort? North Coast, Mauritius.

Best for: luxurious, white-sand beaches.

Visit Gran Zil Island for a family-friendly excursion from this excellent hotel. Just five minutes from Zilwa Attitude, your little ones can partake in a treasure hunt on the island, and indulge in a delicious barbecue for lunch whilst on a complimentary boat ride. On all other excursions, you can even take a picnic basket for you and your family.

This resort is excellent for a family getaway. Spend evenings and lazy mornings in your spacious Family Room, and spend your days exploring the endless fun that Zilwa Attitude offers. With a wide range of water and land sports, you won’t be bored for a moment. Enjoy kite-surfing, paddleboarding, swimming in the resort pools and even winding down with a film in the open-air cinema.

Children can spend their time playing in the pirate-themed Mini Club, excellent for when you’re seeking some adult time!

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Make your next Mauritius holiday Inspiring.

If one of our top family resorts in Mauritius has caught your eye, be sure to get in touch with our Travel Specialists today.

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