Victoria Beachcomber Resort & Spa, Mauritius
With some of the largest rooms available on the island, Victoria Beachcomber [formerly known as Le Victoria Hotel] is ideal for a family holiday. Nestling between Mauritius' capital Port Louis and fashionable Grande Baie, the hotel has a fresh, nautical style. The Victoria Beachcomber resort faces the west, offering truly spectacular sunsets.
There are a number of rooms to choose from including the superior rooms which each have a private terrace or balcony. Every one of its 76 second-floor deluxe rooms has unrestricted views of the Indian Ocean from a private balcony.
There are 15 family apartments, offering a large entrance hall, two separate bedrooms and a large bathroom, a sitting area within the main bedroom and a large wrap-around balcony facing the ocean.
For additional luxury, six suites are located near the beach, each with a separate lounge with dining area and a large bedroom and bathroom with its own Jacuzzi bath overlooking the sea. Victoria Beachcomber's westerly facing position guarantees views of spectacular sunsets.
All rooms at Victoria Beachcomber have air-conditioning, en-suite bathrooms and a range of facilities as standard.
The hotel offers three restaurants with a wide choice of cuisine and all with ocean views. Activities on offer include waterskiing, sailing and tennis. There is also a PADI dive centre at the resort with courses available to guests and some of the best places for diving on the island.