Beach hotels in Mauritius are crowded and pricy. Returning visitors often go to the route of villa rental in Mauritius. Others are really clever to choose more than one accommodation for the duration of their stay. With the array of things to see and do on the island, it might be a good idea to rent different accommodations.

Port Louis is one of the best places to visit in Mauritius. But what if you want more than just a quick visit. Reasons are many to stay in Port Louis and that translates in a wide range of accommodations located in the capital. So, whether you are planning a short business trip or a long family stay, we’ve compiled the best places to stay in Port Louis and for all budgets; here we go:

  1. Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel *****

The only five-star hotel in Port Louis is the place to be if you are looking for top-notch accommodation. Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel offers graceful lodgings with private balconies and the most dazzling views over the capital and ocean. Guests will feel overwhelmed with the quality of this hotel and superb hospitality. You might be missing a beach, but that not the point. Le Labourdonnais Waterfront Hotel has an Athenaeum like feel to it. Guests can relax at the spa, outdoor pool or use one of the many amenities of the hotel.

This hotel was freshly modernised with sophisticated decors to become Indigo’s legendary flagship is also Mauritius’ leading 5-star city hotel. Decorated in pastel colours, all large, bright rooms have air conditioning and a private bathroom. Each one has an iPod docking station, a spacious seating area and a flat-screen TV. Superior service, superlative meeting amenities, an exclusive executive floor, utmost dining possibilities, a sanatorium, gym and fitness centre and more than 100 well-appointed guest rooms and suites complete the representation and makes every experience a memorable one.

Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served at Brasserie Chic, a restaurant specializing in Western cuisine or at Yuzu, which serves Japanese and Asian cuisine. You can enjoy a refreshing drink while enjoying a piano concert at the Post Box Lounge Bar.

Some of the many facilities of the hotel include:

  • Airport shuttle
  • Swimming pool
  • Spa
  • Gym
  • Outdoor pool
  • Room service
  • Restaurants
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk

2.Le Suffren & Marina ****

Le Suffren is one of these cosy places of the capital. Many visit its bar in weekends but you can stay there too. Le Suffren & Marina is a 4-star hotel that has a unique charm to it. In fact, it has one of the fanciest locations you can imagine in Port Louis. On the edge of the Port Louis Waterfront where you will need a free 30 seconds boat shuttle to reach it.

Technically speaking, the hotel is within 50 kilometres from the Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport, but the hotel offers a shuttle service on request from there. The property offers spacious rooms with views of the Indian Ocean or the gardens, and all are air-conditioned and decorated in light colours. They feature carpeted floors and a living room where guests can relax in front of the flat-screen TV. Sports enthusiasts can use the fully equipped gym, while sunbathers can get tanned in the private beach area or next to the outdoor pool. The hotel also offers a car rental service and free shuttle service.

Some facilities of the hotel include:

  • Private beach
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Baby Sitting
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Hot tub Sauna
  • Luggage service
  • Mini Bar
  • Business Meeting Room
  • Modern Gym / Fitness centre
  • Room Service
  • Casino
  • Spa
  • Tea and Coffee maker
  • Laundry service

3.Le Saint Georges Hotel ***

Located at the heart of Port Louis, on a residential and quiet avenue and just steps from the main business activities, le Saint Georges Hotel entails 82 pleasant and well decorated rooms, consisting of standard, junior, senior, and royal rooms, all with individual air conditioning, television, direct dial telephone.

Amenities such as secretarial services, fax, internet, change currency, laundry, taxi and car rental are also offered by the hotel.

Le Saint George offers the comfort and services of a privileged business hotel. This three-star hotel in Port Louis also offers a wide array of business facilities. With its strategic location, guests will also enjoy a wide range of activities and urban discoveries such as museums, duty free shops, pub and bars, casinos and famous colonial gardens. This hotel is also one of the best picks for a low budget stay.

Here are some of the hotel’s amenities:

  • Swimming pool
  • Airport shuttle
  • Outdoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Bar
  • Breakfast

4.Le Champ de Mars Hotel ***

What if you wanted the best priced hotel in Port Louis? There is Le Champ de Mars Hotel located just opposite to the famous racecourse of the capital. This 3-star hotel is comprised of 39 lightly decorated rooms with homely comforts. This is the best place to stay in Port Louis if you are an equestrianism, the views are fabulous. You’ll also have a privileged front view of the Citadel, also known as Fort Adelaide, a must-see in Port Louis.

Le Champ de Mars Hotel is not one of the best rated accommodations in Port Louis, but will definitely suit you if you are planning to visit nearby attractions and need a place to sleep. That said, you can definitely enjoy from hotel facilities such as continental breakfast and a dining room located few hundred metres from the hotel. Guests can also make use of the laptop-compatible safe, Satellite TV and small kitchenette.

Some of the hotel facilities include:

  • Wi-Fi
  • TV Area
  • Hi-Fi with CD player
  • Electric Kettle
  • Fridge
  • Washing Machine
  • Bathrooms with bathtub
  • Free towels
  • Toiletries