October 2022. This festive season, Marriott in Mauritius invites luxury travellers looking for a slice of island paradise to celebrate Christmas and New Year with a tropical twist at each of its three unique hotels, namely the luxurious: JW Marriott Mauritius Resort, The Westin Turtle Resort & Spa and Le Méridien Ill Maurice. From fine dining and barefoot beach barbecues through to family-friendly activities on white sandy beaches and showstopping entertainment, there’s something to satisfy all tastes and ages this year.
A Magical and Mystical World Awaits at The Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa, Mauritius
Set within a protected marine park on the north coast of the island, The Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa offers extraordinary ocean views, with every room boasting a private balcony or terrace, as well as a range of enriching experiences and holistic wellness offerings.
For adults, The Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa Mauritius is all about relaxation and rejuvenation with the Heavenly Spa offering a variety of holistic activities including mindfulness and meditation sessions with resident Yogi Deepak, sound healing discovery and Mandala painting therapy. Those seeking adventure can take part in kayaking, fishing, beach volleyball, adults vs. teens fitness tournaments and even try their hand at learning the Mauritian mother tongue of Creole. A Kids’ Club features a carefully curated programme of activity designed to engage and stimulate young travellers through exploration and local activities, making this hotel perfect for a family festive break.
Between 19th December 2022 – 7th January 2023, The Westin Turtle Bay will host a variety of special festive activities and experiences split into speciality themes – including Boho Chic, Discover the Indian Ocean and Tropical Santa. Five restaurants offer an array of cuisines from Mauritian style BBQs through to pan-Asian buffets and an indulgent afternoon tea, whilst New Year’s Eve brings a glamorous 1920s themed Great Gatsby party complete with magnificent Gatsby show, live jazz and a champagne-fuelled fireworks countdown.
A seven-night stay at The Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa during the festive period based on two adults sharing an Ocean Grand Deluxe, King Room is currently priced from £435 per night, with breakfast included (additional festive dining charges apply). To book, click here.
Gold and Glitter at Le Méridien Ile Maurice
Perched on a kilometre of golden sand on the northwest coast of Mauritius, Le Méridien Ile Maurice is one of the island’s leading contemporary resorts, post a $60million refurbishment earlier this year. Although suitable for families, the hotel comes with an adults-only wing, Nirvana, for those looking for a chic grown-up Christmas break. And with four restaurants offering Mauritian, Italian, International or Indian food, alongside the unique Explore Spa and three swimming pools, Christmas at Le Meriden Ile Maurice delivers on memorable experiences for gastronomes, spa seekers and families alike.
From 22nd December 2022 – 3rd January 2023, a dazzling Christmas events programme with a ‘gold and glitter’ theme features one-of-a-kind cultural shows, firework displays and festive feasts. Enjoy special gastronomic and celebratory experiences including a sommelier-led sunset wine tasting, barefoot beach BBQ dinners, thrilling magic shows and unmissable entertainment, such as a spectacular New Year’s Eve party with live music and firework countdown.
A seven-night stay at Le Meridien Ile Maurice during the festive period based on two adults sharing a Beachfront Two Double Room or a Beachfront King Room is currently priced from £534 per night, with breakfast included (additional festive dining charges apply). To book, click here.
Tropical Vibes and Bespoke Luxury at JW Marriot Mauritius Resort
Set on the southwestern side of the island on the Le Morne Peninsula, JW Marriott Mauritius Resort offers breath-taking views of the island and turquoise lagoon with Brabant Mountain, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, as its backdrop. Add to this elegant, colonial-inspired bedrooms, including one of the largest and most luxurious villas in the Indian Ocean, the Grand Beachfront Villa, a spa and five fine dining restaurants offering pan-Asian, Japanese, Indian and Mauritian cuisines, as well as the finest seafood, and you can be assured of an exceptional experience this Christmas.
From 22nd December 2022 – 6th January 2023, JW Marriott Mauritius Resort invites families looking for a sun-soaked, bucket-list trip to join its jam-packed Christmas programme featuring everything from unique culinary experiences to sunset yoga and a plethora of kids’ activities. The hotel’s wellbeing programme allows you to nourish mind and body with yoga, Pilates and meditation whilst The Kite Flyers Club provides children aged 4-12 years old with a whole host of festive fun including gingerbread house making, a scavenger gift hunt, karaoke and snowman bowling – there’s even kids diving lessons and stargazing sessions!