INDIAN OCEAN GOLFING PARADISE
Mauritius provides world-class destinations to enjoy with the Mauritius Golf Pass
Mauritius is synonymous with pristine white beaches, beautiful azure seas and luxurious resorts. It has now established itself as a golf destination par excellence, with a collection of world-class courses to engage and awaken all the senses.
Set in spectacular scenery and a beautiful natural environment, this Indian Ocean island boasts an unrivalled collection of courses in impeccable condition, in a tropical setting with perfect year-round golf weather. Golf rounds in Mauritius are growing at between three and five percent each year.The island is recognised as a preferred golf tourism destination, with top resorts that are backed by great championship courses.
The 10 magnificent 18-hole courses and three 9-holers, designed by legends such as Ernie Els, Bernhard Langer, Peter Matkovich, Hugh Baiocchi, Peter Alliss, Rodney Wright and Louis Oosthuizen, count among the most beautiful worldwide, and sought after for the original challenges and unique experiences they provide.
The island offers professionals, passionate amateurs and beginners alike a golfing paradise.Whether it be low season or high season, the Mauritius Golf Pass is the best way to play multiple courses on your next visit.This multi-course pass gives you access with discounts of up to 60%.
Mauritius was named the 2016 Golf Destination of theYear for Africa, Gulf States and Indian Ocean region in the annual IAGTO Awards. It is the second time Mauritius has won the coveted award, voted for by golf tour operator members of IAGTO, having previously won the honour in 2008.
Mauritius has hosted the AfrAsia Bank Mauritius Open each year since 2015. It draws professionals from the Sunshine, European and Asian Tours to compete in the world’s most beautiful open championship.The 2018 tournament takes place at Anahita Golf & Spa Resort from November 29 to December 2 and is a celebration not only of this ancient sport that remains universally popular today, but also of this awe-inspiring golfing destination.
The 2018 Staysure Tour season for senior legends ends in December on the paradise islands of Mauritius and Seychelles, with the MCB Tour Championship played across two events in consecutive weeks.
The first stage of the inaugural Indian Ocean Swing will be at Constance Belle Mare Plage in Mauritius from December 7-9, and the new second stage tournament at Constance Lemuria on the island of Praslin in Seychelles from December 14-16.
Mauritius Commercial Bank, title sponsor of the MCB Tour Championship since 2011, has signed a three-year agreement incorporating the new two-stage Final Series, which will draw a close to the Staysure Tour season until 2020.
Then there is Constance Lemuria, a 5 star secluded paradise that is elegantly nestled in its surroundings, and also the site where you’ll find Lemuria Golf Course.This par70 (5 580m) course is located on site at Constance Lemuria on the island of Praslin in the Seychelles, and is the only 18-hole championship golf course in the Seychelles. Designed by internationally renowned American architect Rodney Wright and influenced by French Champion Marc Antoine Farry, it has stunning terraced greens and jaw-dropping views.The first 12 holes sit in the valley of Grand Anse Kerlan, leaving the last 6 holes elevated on a small slope offering spectacular views. Teeing off from the signature hole (15th) offers a breathtaking view of one of the most beautiful beaches (Anse Georgette)
Mauritius is legendary for its gorgeous beaches, amazing accommodation offerings (that include everything from rustic to high-end, luxurious 6-star comfort), easy access (a four-hour flight from home, with no visa requirements); mouth-watering cuisine; scenic beauty; a range of adventure activities (from mild to absolutely-out-there-wild); and the warm and welcoming local culture.
In Mauritius you can truly tailor your dream golfing experience. The island is the ideal place to challenge your golfing prowess under a warm and welcoming Mauritian sky.