We Love —
- Shanti Maurice 5* boasts exotic gardens, pristine white sands, a sublime spa, spacious accommodation and excellent restaurants.
- Set in its turquoise sea, the beautiful Island of Mauritius basks in an all-year-round sub-tropical climate.
- Enjoy a stress-free holiday with Half Board dining included and a choice of five beautiful Junior Suites and villas.
New Voyage Privé —
Carefully selected by our experts especially for you
Your Destination —
Shanti Maurice Hotel is located in the south coast of Mauritius at St. Felix and is approximately 25 miles south-east of Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport, which is situated at Plaisance.
On the beautiful south coast of Mauritius, Shanti Maurice Mauritius has one of the island's best beaches. With pristine white sand stretching down to the clear turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, the beach can be viewed from all suites and villas.
Coral reefs circle the sand and clusters of black volcanic rock create pools as the tide goes out. Between the still green mountains and the crystal-clear sea, the curved beach is the perfect place to curl up under a parasol with a good book, and a classic cocktail.
The beach is always tranquil, since the resort only offer non-motorised water sports, such as windsurfing, sailing, pedal boats, snorkelling and kayaking.
Whether you are interested in dolphin watching to kayaking, cultural activities, outdoor pursuits, water sports or relaxing in gorgeous surroundings with a picnic, the hotel is more than happy to prepare a tailor-made programme to suit your specific needs.
Shanti Maurice 5* —
Set between the turquoise of the Indian Ocean and the vivid greens of the sugarcane fields, Shanti Maurice Resort Mauritius provides its guests with access to the sights, sounds and flavours of the unique mix of Indian, African, French and Chinese influences that form the Mauritian culture.
Some services may incur additional charges, payable locally.
Your Room —
This offer is based on a Junior Suite Ocean View, Junior Suite Beach Access, Junior Suite Oceanfront, Junior Suite Beachfront, Luxury Pool Villa or Beachfront Suite Pool Villa.
Just for you:
- 2 children up to 12 years old can share the suite/villa of the parents on a complimentary basis
Junior Suite Beach Access
Junior Suite Oceanfront
Junior Suite Beachfront
Luxury Villa with Pool
Beachfront Suite Pool Villa
All Suites and Villas sleep up to
Please note: the bed for the 3rd guest sharing is likely to be a sofa bed or camp style bed.
Your Board Basis —
This offer is based on a Half Board stay (breakfast and evening meal served in the main restaurant - excludes drinks).
You can upgrade to a Full Board Stay (Breakfast, lunch and evening meal served in the main restaurant - excludes drinks) at the next stage of the booking process.
Just for you:
- Welcome fruit and cookie plate on arrival
Serving the finest, freshest Cape food, shines at night. With exquisite, perfectly prepared dishes and a setting offering views over a starlit Indian Ocean, the restaurant turns dinner into a memorable occasion. This is the place to lose track of time as the hours slip by as you savour your favourite wine. The culinary influences are South African, but the ingredients are primarily local.
Known as the social hubs of the Island, Rum Shops are the places to go to and share a laugh, a story and a drink. Step up to the counter and order some gateau piment, samosas or dholl-puri. Add a little of the local green chilli sauce, rum cocktail or a beer then join in, what is sure to be a lively conversation about a number of things – sports, politics, world affairs or nothing in particular. You will be well on your way to enjoying a true Mauritian experience.
Red Ginger Bar & Pool Lounge
This lounge bar is the place to meet for a lunchtime drink, pre-dinner aperitif or late-night cocktails. By day, the bar offers views across the glistening waters of the infinity pool and beyond to the Indian Ocean. At night, discrete lighting picks out the sculptures and foliage in the exotic poolside gardens. The lounge offers alfresco and indoor dining options with a wide-ranging menu and wine list.
Spread over 36 acres of tropical gardens, with breathtaking views of the hills and Indian Ocean, Shanti Maurice offers many shady picnic spots. All you need do is pick your favourite one, where you will be provided with all essential picnic accessories, from the wine cooler to the cushions.
The chefs can create wholesome meals ranging from simple salads to fresh fish and game. A salad of sautéed shrimps, avocado, papaya, mango, hearts of palm, pear tomatoes, almonds and sweet and sour vinaigrette, accompanied by a bottle of cold Chablis, is typical picnic fare.
Situated on the beach overlooking the natural high waves from the ocean, the Fish and Rhum Shack features a very rustic setting capturing the essence of the traditional fishermen's gathering for their meal after collecting their daily catches in the evening. Join the Fish and Rhum Shack for live charcoal grills, where the chef prepares for you fresh seafood whilst you enjoy the classic rum based cocktails.
La Kaze Mama
Shanti Maurice invites gastronomes to experience the art of Mauritian home cooking with its latest food initiative: La Kaze Mama. Combining two of the hotel‟s most popular dining experiences; Grandma's Kitchen and the Herb Garden BBQ, enabling guests to taste truly authentic Mauritian home cooking in a memorable outdoor setting.
Alongside the lush landscape gardens of Shanti Maurice lies a bountiful herb and vegetable garden, providing the Chef with fresh and organic ingredients for the day's dishes.
The garden plays home to over thirty varieties of herbs and vegetables, and depending on the season, citronelle, persil, romarin, basil, mint, and coriander are grown, along with vegetables such as beetroot, aubergine, broccoli and onion. Executive Chef Willibald Reinbacher will gladly give you a personal tour of the herb garden and discuss the philosophy behind the resort's menu.
Please note: some dining outlets/menu items and premium, branded and international drinks may not be included and may incur a surcharge payable locally. Meals, snacks and drinks may be available at selected times only
Your Time —
Just for you:
- Complimentary golf session at the Avalon Golf Estate including transfer to Avalon Golf Estate Golf at set timings, free shared golf cart and one tray of driving range balls
- Complimentary yoga sessions during the week
- 30-minute portrait photography session with a professional photographer from the resort
- Access to the kids club for kids from 3 to 12 years
The Nira Spa re-launched in September 2014 to offer a brand new concept: 'A Journey Around the World Through Wellbeing'. New product ranges, signature treatments and packages.
Each of the holistic zones presents an authentic culture, environment and style of wellbeing through the room design, music, aromas and treatments – including a signature treatment per station. Light refreshments are available, with special wellness and detox menus also on offer in the hotel restaurant.
Throughout, the resort remains true to its natural, organic philosophy, while offering a more cultural experience. Guests can enjoy a truly personalised experience, with therapist consultations and bespoke treatment programmes. Half, full and multi-day packages with dining options enable guests to sample treatments from each of the different zones and fully immerse themselves in the journey.
Fitness and Yoga
Shanti Maurice also gives great focus to supporting mindfulness and a healthy lifestyle. Fitness and wellbeing sessions include stress management, breathing techniques, aqua gym, aqua spinning and Watsu. Traditional Yoga, meditation and Pilates (floor mat and studio) continue to be offered, as well as more unusual alternatives such as Paddle Yoga and a Bike Yoga tour.
Other Leisure Facilities
In addition to the treatment rooms, guests also have complimentary use of the pools, sauna, steam rooms, gym and all-weather tennis courts located beside the Nira Spa.
You may choose to add the following excursions at the next stage of the booking process.
Swimming with Dolphins
Catamaran Cruise in the North Islands
Departing from Grand Bay on the north coast, embark on a journey on board a beautiful catamaran and sail the Indian Ocean.
Admire the Coin de Mire which stands in the middle of the ocean. Upon the horizon, you will see a deserted island... white sand, shells, exotic fish, beautiful corals, crystalline lagoons await you. Masks, snorkels and fins will be included so that you are free to discover the beauty of the seabed.
There will be a small shuttle that will run you back and forth from the catamaran and the island – perfect for those who want to sunbathe on the beach. A delicious lunch of grilled meat is served on board.
Underwater Scooter Experience
Discover the breathtaking depths of the crystal clear waters that surround you with this half day (4-hour) underwater scooter experience!! Dive up to 3 metres deep to see the colourful marine life in their natural habitat. No need to be a diver or swimmer to drive the sub-scooter. Comfortably seated, you can breathe freely and naturally in a large transparent and panoramic dome. For your safety, a diver will guide you during the 30 minutes of your underwater cruise.
Catamaran Cruise to Benitiers Island
The cruise will continue to the beautiful turquoise lagoon of Le Morne. Equipped with a mask, a snorkel and fins, provided on board, you will discover the underwater flora and fauna of this region.
The crew will concoct tasty grilled dishes, accompanied by salads, which you will taste in front of the Benitier, this strange shell carved by erosion and delicately placed on the sea. The drinks will be served at will.
Your day will begin with a shopping session in the factory outlets of Floréal and Curepipe where you may be tempted by a jewel at the diamond cutting factory, Adamas. After a stop at the crater of Trou aux Cerfs where you will enjoy a panoramic view of all Mauritius, you will arrive at the mystical lake of Grand Bassin, the place of the Hindu Mauritian pilgrimage. You will then admire the unique site of the Gorges de la Rivière Noire with abundant endemic flora which is home to many rare monkeys and birds such as Straw Tail, Cateau Verte or Kestrel.
Then enjoy lunch at the restaurant Rhumerie de Chamarel, followed by a rum tasting. Continue exploring the land of the seven colours and waterfalls of Chamarel and finally finish exploring one of the most beautiful forests endemic to Mauritius.
Your Journey to Shanti Maurice 5* —
Flights: The flights included are with either a scheduled or no-frills airline and are subject to live availability and prices can change. You can choose your preferred departure times during the booking process. Please select your flight options carefully as departure and arrival airports may differ.
Transfers: Shared transfers are included, private transfers can be added at the next stage of the booking process.