Mauritius was recently awarded the prize for the Golf Destination of the Year for Africa, The Indian Ocean and the Arabian Peninsula, and it is home to a number of wonderful golf courses. On Mauritus you can find 20 excellent golf courses, the vast majority of which are in spectacular surroundings next to the blue waters of the Indian Ocean. Surrounded by lush, beautiful landscapes, you can spend many enjoyable hours playing golf here, and just about all of the courses welcome foreign visitors. Some courses are part of golf resorts, while others are more traditional golf clubs. Only a few courses are closed to visiting guests during the high season, while most courses will offer you a very warm welcome all year round.
The design of the golf courses here is of the very highest quality. One of the most famous courses is Le Touessrok, which is located on its own tropical island, Île aux Cerf, off the east coast. This course was designed by Bernhard Langer, and is regarded as one of the most exquisite courses on Mauritius. Another great course is Anahita, it was designed by Ernie Els and offers wonderful surroundings and great golfing facilities. Other courses that are well worth mentioning are Heritage Golf Course, Belle Mare Plage - The Legend, Tamarina, Paradis and Golf du Chateau - Bel Ombre.
Mauritius can certainly be regarded as a great golfing destination, and with its fantastic surroundings and exquisite designs, the island provides the perfect setting for playing golf during your holiday. Luxury, comfort and service are the keywords to describe a holiday on Mauritius, and you will experience a high level of service, true comfort and great quality cuisine during your pauses between playing golf.