The Lonely Planet travel guide has placed Mauritius in its top 10 countries to visit in 2018.

Mauritius wins a place among the top ten countries in the ranking of the Best In Travel 2018 Lonely Planet, British publisher of travel guides. Mauritius figures alongside countries such as Chile, Portugal and New Zealand.

A special celebration in Mauritius

The destinations are nominated, pre-selected and then selected by the team, according to strict criteria. The destinations chosen to feature in Lonely Planet’s 2018 Best In Travel are expected to offer travelers an exceptional experience in the coming year. This can be a special celebration or new activities to discover and practice. The celebration of the Golden Jubilee of Independence in 2018 could have been a factor in favor of Mauritius, which has become one of the latest trends in travel.

Top 10 countries to visit in 2018


2-South Korea



5-New Zealand


7 Georgia



10-South Africa

Here is a ranking and international awards that will certainly open tracks in your choice of hotel, you who have decided to get married in Mauritius! Like every year, the World Travel Awards ceremony is a good indicator of hotels and hotel groups that shine for their commitment to excellence, making this long-awaited event the ultimate brand of quality in the global hospitality industry.

Best honeymoon destination in the Indian Ocean: Mauritius

That, at least, it’s said! And if you need more to convince yourself, here is a little recap concocted for you by “Yes to the Sun”.

Best luxury hotel in Mauritius: Constance Le Prince Maurice

I already mentioned this hotel in the big Emirates Holidays ranking of the best honeymoon hotels in the world. Proof, if it were still necessary, that this establishment is a real jewel of elegance and discretion!

Best Culinary Hotel in the Indian Ocean: Constance Le Prince Maurice – Because “Eat Well, It’s the Beginning of Happiness”, for your wedding stay, also choose this hotel (Mauritius Hotels) which has the only floating restaurant in Mauritius , as well as one of the most remarkable cellars of the Indian Ocean.

Best family hotel in Mauritius: Constance Belle Mare Plage – Ode to the splendor and the Mauritian hospitality, this title proves that in Constance Belle Mare Plage each guest, small or big, can expect to receive the same luxurious treatment signed Constance.

Best eco hotel in Mauritius: Constance Belle Mare Plage – This is a great recognition of the hard work in environmental protection of this hotel on the east coast, one of the most beautiful on the island.

Hilton Mauritius Resort

Best Resort in Mauritius: Hilton Mauritius Resort – For the second year in a row, this hotel boasts the Hilton’s world-renowned hospitality.

Best hotel for conferences in Mauritius: Hilton Mauritius Resort – Thanks to its “Meet with Purpose” program, the Hilton Mauritius Resort stands out by providing professionals with sustainable choices for their events.

Luxury Hotels of Mauritius

Best Suite in Mauritius: Royal Palm Beachcomber Luxury – An attentive staff who oversees your well-being in all discretion and an incomparable sense of hospitality make this place a unique world.

Best luxury villa in Mauritius: Maradiva Villas Resort & Spa – Its two presidential villas in exclusive location are chic and peaceful cocoons on the beautiful beach of Flic en Flac.

Best Residency Hotel in the Indian Ocean: Heritage Resorts

Best Hotel Residence in Mauritius: Heritage, The Villas

And as your wedding stay in Mauritius obviously begins at the airport, know that:

Best Airline (economy class) of the Indian Ocean: Air Mauritius

Best air show in the Indian Ocean: Air Mauritius for the Amédée Maingard Lounge, at Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Airport in Plaisance (Mauritius).