The area of Mauritius Island is less than 2000km2. However, thinking that because of the fact that it is a small island and there is no difference where to stay means making a big mistake. In all parts of the island you can find brilliant beaches and resorts but it is better to think where exactly in Mauritius you what to stay depending on your plans. The reason is that different beaches may be focused on different activities e.g. simple beach recreation, water activities such as windsurfing or scuba diving etc. According to the needs there can be found the best place for you. Here is the list of some areas and places to stay.
What is Flic en Flac?
Flic en Flac is a city that lays near the beach with the same name in the western part of the island. This beach is the longest in Mauritius and probably the most popular as well. Because of its fine sand and pure water Flic en Flac is the best place to stay for sunbathing. Also, there are some spots for diving that suits everyone from the very beginners. There are a lot of hotels and resorts by Flic en Flac for all comers such as Pearle Beach Resort & Spa or a little bit further on a sugar beach Sugar beach resort.
What I can see in Trou d'Eau Douce?
If you are looking for a quieter place than Flic en Flac that full of tourists, you may like Trou d'Eau Douce. It is a small village on the East coast of Mauritius in 45 minutes from an airport. Here you can enjoy not only the great beach but Mauritius food and lifestyle as well. Also, from the village you may get to the Île aux Cerfs. One of the places to stay that you can find there is Silver beach hotel next to the beach.
What can I find at Le Morne?
Le Morne is a place in the south west coast of Mauritius. This beach attracts guests of all kind and interests. Beautiful paysages and many variants of activities make Le Morne one of the best places to stay in Mauritius. However, it is not easy to get to Le Morne. There you will find many spots for diving and windsurfing as well as perfectly made up beaches for rest. Le Morne offers some wonderful resorts e.g. Hotel LUX * Le Morne.