Situated in the North of the island, Trou aux Biches is a hidden gem in Mauritius. It is an important asset that embellished the Northern Coast and is very famous for the tourists that like to stay there. From the national airport to Trou aux Biches the distance is about 64.5 km approximately 1hr and 5min away. From Port Louis to there the distance is of 17km. With a lagoon, a northwest exposure and beautiful beaches, Trou aux Biches has no real downtown and has kept its charm of yesteryear. The city has all the necessary amenities for a comfortable stay, not forgetting that it is home to one of the most beautiful beaches in Mauritius.


The most romantic hotel on the island


Legendary hotel acclaimed by couples, the Trou aux Biches Beachcomber offers the idyllic setting you dream for a memorable holiday. The hotel’s beach is a favorite for sumptuous sunsets as it boast the best climate on the island. To be noted that it is a luxury 5-star hotel in Mauritius. It has also many features including:

  • being Mauritius’s first eco-conscious resort with infrastructure that complies with the most demanding environmental standards made up of 1,000 m2 of solar panels, composting, wastewater recovery and reprocessing stations.
  • A choice of 6 restaurants offering Thai, Italian, Indian, fish, buffet
  • 27 Villas with pool cleverly distributed in the heart of tropical gardens
  • Beach Front Suites with pool offering spectacular views of the lagoon
  • A free Kids Club for children from 3 to 11 years old, specially designed for toddlers with its own restaurant, private garden and swimming pool
  • A multitude of free land and water sports

If you want to spend honeymoon that you will never forget then Trou aux Biches Beachcomber is the place to be as it has all standards to offer you a romantic honeymoon in Mauritius. Upon your arrival, you will be seduced by this legendary hotel famous for its hospitality. Each moment will leave you with an unforgettable memory.


Another hotel is Le Palmiste Resort and Spa, a welcoming 3-star hotel nestled in the picturesque village of Trou-aux-Biches on the sunny northwestern coast of Mauritius. The Palmiste Resort & Spa is close to all amenities and various tourist sites, such as the Pamplemousses Botanical Garden, which is a fortnight minutes’ drive and above all located just 150 m from one of the most beautiful beaches of Mauritius.

The hotel has two poolside bars, both open daily from 10am until late evening, friendly meeting places where guests can relax and enjoy a cocktail, homemade “made-up” rum or a cold drink. Drinks and a choice of snacks are also served at Pool Bar every day from noon to 6 pm.


The beach of Trou aux Biches


It is a haven for everyone looking for peace, in addition to its beautiful scenery, the beach of Trou aux Biches is also the perfect place to relax and rest. Trou aux Biches is above all 3 km of sandy beaches lined with coconut trees where travelers enjoy a moment of rest under a blazing sun. Not to mention that clear waters without broken corals or rocks make bathing all the more enjoyable. Far from the big tourist affluences, one gleefully enjoys the joys of idleness and swimming in an absolutely paradisiac environment.

The beach of Trou aux Biches is one of those places that are forever etched in the memories. Sitting on the sand to admire a sunset, lying by the sea to enjoy the warmth, in the water to swim with the beautiful tropical fish!


The restaurants

Trou aux Biches is also famous due to the numerous restaurants that offer different types of food. One among them is the Pestacore is the incarnation of fine cuisine, is located in Trou aux Biches, on the northwest coast of Mauritius. Pescatore is renowned not only for its elegant atmosphere but also for its culinary specialties and know-how. Furthermore, the decor of the restaurant is simple but elegant which contributes to the chic atmosphere of the place. Beautifully decorated and with panoramic views of the horizon from its veranda. You will make a cultural discovery of the versatile Mauritian cuisine with dishes of crabs, shrimps and heart of palms.

Cabane du Filao is the perfect place to go if you want to try something other than western style food at the menu of your hotel.  If you are looking for fascination in Mauritius Island and share the Mauritian good spirit, this warm experience will alternate your trip!

Marmite Mauricienne is a restaurant located 5 minutes from Trou aux Biches so it has a specialty in Mauritian cuisine and fresh seafood. The restaurant promises an intimate and relaxed dining experience that offers something different to your taste buds. Not only is the menu very appetizing, the staff is also very friendly and welcoming.

Similar the restaurants, the activities that can be done in the neighborhood of Trou aux Biches are diverse. There are aquatic activities that can be done like scuba and snorkeling, undersea walk, swim with wild dolphins. You can eventually have a relaxing time at the golf moreover full day tours to the Northern islands with lunch and many more activities that for sure will please everyone.


As it can be seen, Trou aux Biches is a place that deserve well to be visited and reserves a lot of surprises for its visitors. One thing is sure, that once you visit this place you will want to go again.