13 Oct 2020

Local Insights


Air Mauritius

Kindly note that all international commercial passenger flights will remain suspended until 31st August 2020.


Flights are scheduled to resume on the 01st of September 2020 subject to all conditions, including opening of borders and lifting of travel restrictions, being met.


Updates on Hotels


Angsana Balaclava  - Tentatively, the hotel will be opened as from 01st November 2020 onwards.


Aanari Hotel & Spa - Will open on the 15th of June 2020.


Anantara IKO Mauritius - Will reopen on 01st December 2020.


Beachcomber Hotels

Mauricia, Canonnier, Trou aux Biches and Royal Palm - 01st July 2020

Victoria, Paradis – 01st August 2020

Dinarobin – 20th December 2020 (except Villas - 01st September 2020)

Shandrani – 01st November 2020


Cocotiers Mauritius - 01st September 2020


Colorado Properties – will reopen on 01st October 2020


Constance Hotels, Resorts & Golf Properties  - will reopen on the 01st of November 2020

(Constance Belle Mare Plage, Constance Prince Maurice, C Mauritius)


20 Degrés Sud will reopen in August 2020 after 3-month renovation.


Four Seasons Resort  - Hotel will reopen on 01st October 2020.


Hilton Mauritius Resort & Spa

Hilton Mauritius Resort & Spa is closed until 31ts August 2020.

The reopening is scheduled for September 1st 2020.


Indigo Hotels & Resorts

Labourdonnais: Open since Friday 05 June 2020 for Restaurant and Bar. Rooms, gym and conference will remain closed until further notice.

Le Suffren: Open since Thursday 04 June 2020 for Restaurants, bar and Rooms.

Hennessy: Already operational for Restaurants, bar, rooms. Spa, gym, conference centre will remain closed until further notice.

The Address: Open since from Thursday 04 June 2020 for Izumi restaurant. Open as from Friday 05 June 2020 for La Fourchette restaurant and Piano Rouge. Rooms, spa and gym, conferences will remain closed until further notice.


InterContinental Mauritius – Reopening 01 November 2020.


Jalsa Beach - Hotel will reopen on 01st November 2020.


La Vieille Cheminée  - Reopen since 08th of June 2020.


Le Palmiste Resort & Spa - Hotel will reopen on the 01st of August 2020.


Lux Properties

SALT of Palmar – 15th June 2020

LUX Belle Mare & LUX Le Morne – will reopen on 30th September 2020

LUX Grand Gaube – will reopen on 01st August 2020

Tamassa  - 14th July 2020


Maradiva Villas Resort & Spa - Maradiva will be opening soon for the local citizens during weekend only until the opening of our borders.


Maritim Balaclava  - Closed for renovation. Reopening will be 01st December 2020.


Maritim Crystal Beach  - Reopening will be 14th August 2020


Marriott International - Re-Opening schedule for their 3 resorts:-

The Westin Turtle Bay & Spa: 01st of November 2020

The St Regis Mauritius Resort: 01st of November 2020

Le Meridien Ile Maurice: as from 1st of December 2020

One & Only Le Saint Geran - Hotel has never closed.


The Oberoi Beach Resort  - Reopen by end of July 2020.


Otentic Tents - open since the 05th June 2020.


Outrigger Mauritius Beach Resort – Reopening on the 01st November 2020.


Pearl Beach Resort & Spa  - Hotel will reopen on the 13th of July.


Riu Properties (Hotel Riu Creole) - Reopen on the 12th August 2020


Sands Suites  - Sands will be opening soon for the local citizens during weekend only until the opening of our borders.


Shanti Maurice  - Hotel has never closed.


Shangri-La Le Touessrok Resort & Spa - Hotel will reopen on the 01st of September 2020.


Sofitel Imperial  - Hotel will reopen on the 01st of October 2020.

SO/ Mauritius - Reopen on 16th November 2020.


Southern Cross 

Preskil: 28th August 2020

Solana: 15th September 2020

Andrea: Every Friday and Saturday (100% as from 01st  September 2020) Astroea: June 26th /27th & July 03rd /04th (100% from 01st  September 2020)


Sun Resorts

Please find below updated information regarding the planned reopening date for all Sun resorts hotels:

La Pirogue and Ambre Mauritius: 1st July 2020

Long Beach Mauritius: 1st September 2020

Sugar Beach Mauritius: 1st November 2020


Tarisa Resort & Spa - Reopening on the 01st September 2020


Tamarina Golf & Spa Boutique Hotel   - Reopen on the 01st of October 2020 .


The Residence Mauritius - The Residence Mauritius will reopen on 01st December 2020.


Trimetys Hotels

Be Cosy Apart Hotel: End of July  2020

Sakoa Boutik Hotel: 6th June 2020

Tekoma Boutik Hotel:  01st August 2020

Mourouk Ebony Hotel (Rodrigues):  Closed for a full renovation till 31st October 2021


Voila Bagatelle  - Reopen on the 15th of June 2020.


Veranda & Heritage Resorts will reopen on 01st September 2020. .

Heritage Awali Golf & Spa Resort will be reopening on 01st of October 2020.

Veranda Grand Baie will be welcoming its guests again on 01st of December 2020.


The following hotels are closed until further notice:-

  • Alizée Resorts (Casuarina Resorts & Spa and Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort)
  • Mon Choisy Beach R
  • Holiday Inn Mauritius Mon Tresor
  • Sea Resorts Hotels (Seapoint Boutique Hotel, Chalets Chamarel, Sealife Resort & Spa, Ocean V Hotel)
  • Attitude Properties ( Lagoon Attitude, Coin de Mire Attitude, Émeraude Beach Attitude, Friday Attitude, Récif Attitude, Tropical Attitude, The Ravenala Attitude, Zilwa Attitude and Paradise Cove Boutique Hotel)
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