Hotels in Trou aux Biches Mauritius
Along the northern coast of Mauritius, located in the district of Pamplemousses, lies the charming town of Trou aux Biches. This popular tourist area is full of exciting experiences, outdoor activities and wonderful restaurants and bars. What was once a quaint fishing village, Trou aux Beach has now turned into one of the ultimate areas to stay in for those looking to see some of Mauritius’ most famous sights. Approximately half an hour from the island’s bustling capital city, Port Louis, and a fairly short drive away from many of the phenomenal natural and historical sites in and around the area, there’s definitely no shortage of thrilling day trips to be had nearby.
With what many consider to be the most beautiful beach on the island (which is definitely a point of debate), it’s little wonder that this coastline has attracted many boutique establishments, tourist resorts and hotels. The award-winning beach spans more than two kilometres, where it’s sugar white sandy shores, bordered by casuarina trees, provide the perfect place for holiday revellers to enjoy the gorgeous Mauritian sunshine and tropical climate. The reefs in the protected lagoon make for wonderful snorkelling, there are boutique shops in the area as well as restaurants, bars and supermarkets—it’s a fabulous place for everyone to spend lazy days in the sun, and well worth a visit.
The hotels in Trou aux Biches Mauritius have had an interesting history. While the first hotel in Mauritius was constructed in 1952 in Curepipe, to provide a place for airline crews to stay during a layover in Mauritius, the first major hotel in Mauritius was built in 1971 in none other than Trou aux Biches, a mere three years after Mauritius gained its independence. There are now over 700 hotels and resorts on the island and over 40 hotels in Trou aux Biches Mauritius.
If this is an area that interests you, here is some interesting information about the area and the hotels in Trou aux Biches Mauritius:
The hotels are all wonderfully diverse
One of the best things about the number of hotels in Trou aux Biches Mauritius is that there is a diverse array of establishments to choose from, allowing guests to find the perfect home base for their sensational holiday in Mauritius. From excellent boutique hotels and self-catering villas to aparthotels, B&Bs, holiday rentals and two-, three-, four- and five-star hotels in Trou aux Biches, there is sure to be an establishment that is right for every type of traveller (and budget).
While B&Bs and self-catering apartments have their perks, those looking for sublime luxury and a totally care-free holiday experience should consider one of the island’s gorgeous four- or five-star hotels which often offer all-inclusive accommodation for those who really want a magnificent, laidback holiday in this tropical paradise.
The hotels generally boast exceptional locations
When choosing the right hotel in Trou aux Biches, location is definitely key. Many of the incredible hotels and resorts here boast superb locations along or near to the beach, making them phenomenal choices. The village itself is small and charming, having retained much of its original atmosphere and while the area is popular, it’s not as busy or commercial as Grand Baie. The area itself, as mentioned, allows guests easy access to some of the island’s most wonderful places of interest, such as the gorgeous Pamplemousse Garden which is a must-see, as well as a host of museums and of course, Port Louis.
The hotels in Trou aux Biches Mauritius are said to be a great place to watch the sunset
The picture of island holiday perfection has to be sitting on the beach, cocktail in hand as you watch one of nature’s most glorious spectacles ever; sunset. The hotels in Trou aux Biches Mauritius are said to be some of the very best places to see watch a Mauritian sunset.
While we agree it’s a good spot, an even better place to watch sunset has to be on the west coast in Flic-en-Flac, where we have two of our very best hotels—Sugar Beach and La Pirogue. Here, you can watch the gorgeous hues of pink, purple and gold transform and evolve as the sun sets over the tropical water, illuminated by the dazzling colours of the sunset. Flic-en-Flac is a stunning village and also an exceptional place to stay and from which you can easily travel to other parts of the fascinating tropical island of Mauritius.