5 reasons to play golf in Mauritius

The Legend, Constance Belle Mare Plage
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When you think about Mauritius, playing golf might not be the first idea that comes to your mind. Yet the island is home of some of the best courses in the world to practise your golf swing and to perfect the technique of your putt.  

Ever since the first golf course was built here by Royal Navy officers in 1844, countless people with a passion for golf have been drawn to Mauritius to play the game.

Here’s a glimpse into the compelling reasons behind this enduring attraction for your next golf break. 

1. Play on world-renowned Championship golf course

Mauritius is a haven for golf enthusiasts, boasting a remarkable array of six 18-hole championship courses and two of the best golf courses of the island are part of Constance 

The Legend golf course at Constance Belle Mare Plage stands out, serving as the prestigious venue for the annual MCB Tour Championship—the culmination of the PGA European Senior Tour. The course seamlessly integrates undulating fairways, strategically placed bunkers, and scenic water features. Golfers navigate through a lush environment, encountering breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean along the way. 

Nestled within a captivating landscape between both Constance Hotels resorts, the nearby 18-hole Links golf course offers a challenging yet rewarding play, catering to golfers of varying skill levels. Immaculately manicured fairways wind through lush surroundings, providing a harmonious blend of natural beauty and sporting excellence. The course design, coupled with strategically placed hazards, demands precision and strategy from players. With its stunning views, meticulously maintained greens, and a serene ambiance, the course is not just a golfing destination; it’s a picturesque haven for those seeking the perfect blend of challenge and tranquillity. 

This impressive selection of courses not only showcases the island’s commitment to the sport but also ensures a diverse and challenging experience for avid golfers. 

2. First rate golf pros on hand to improve your game

Embrace the opportunity to elevate your golfing prowess in Mauritius, where top-tier golf professionals are readily available to enhance every facet of your game.  

At both Constance Le Prince Maurice and Constance Belle Mare Plage, guests can benefit from personalised golf instruction at the on-site Marc Farry Golf Academy. Whether opting for group sessions or individual lessons, the academy’s skilled golf coaches specialise in refining essential elements such as grip, posture, alignment, and ball position.  

This tailored approach ensures that visitors not only enjoy the luxurious surroundings but also leave with an improved and refined golfing skill set. 

3. A choice of 5-star hotels and resorts for your Mauritius golf holiday

Discover the diverse allure of Mauritius, catering to every preference, from family-friendly resorts brimming with sporting and leisure facilities to luxurious boutique hotels with a plethora of enjoyable activities to do. 

Explore the vibrant underwater world through scuba diving, indulge in exhilarating water sports, or simply unwind on the pristine beaches with a refreshing cocktail in hand. At Constance Hotels & Resorts, every aspect of your stay, from thrilling activities to ultimate relaxation, is meticulously crafted to ensure an unforgettable and well-rounded experience. 

The icing on the cake is that both Constance Prince Maurice hotel and Constance Belle Mare Plage resort share access to our two spectacular 18-hole golf courses, the Links and Legend, ensuring that whether you seek refined tranquillity or lively entertainment, Mauritius offers the perfect backdrop for an extraordinary and multifaceted getaway. 


Get competitive on one of our award-winning golf courses.

4. Spa and delicacies for an après-golf treat

After the effort of a rigorous golf game comes comfort. So, depart into an extraordinary culinary journey, where unparalleled gastronomic delights await. Discover the understated elegance of Constance Le Prince Maurice, where sophistication meets indulgence through exceptional fine dining experiences. Alternatively, immerse yourself in the relaxed vibrancy of Constance Belle Mare Plage, boasting seven restaurants and five bars 

 A challenging day on the fairways is perfectly complemented by the opportunity to rejuvenate at our world-class in both Constance resorts. Treat yourself to a specialised ‘Sports Massage,’ meticulously designed to soothe tired muscles and elevate your relaxation to new heights. 

Specialised golf massages

5. Warm Mauritius sunshine

Beyond doubt, the allure of golf in Mauritius extends to the sublime weather that graces our shores throughout the year.  

Embracing the Mauritian summer from October to April promises golfers long, sun-drenched days marked by temperatures ranging from 26ºC to 32ºC. Occasional rainfall, brief yet refreshing, punctuates the landscape, yielding to breathtaking blue skies. In case players don´t want to get wet, the Constance Legend course includes a state-of-the-art golf simulator to practise when it rains. 

As the island transitions to winter from May to September, golfers revel in drier, cooler days characterised by temperatures between 20ºC to 26ºC—a perfect backdrop for unhurried and leisurely sessions on the golf course. 

Whether basking in the warmth of summer or enjoying the crispness of winter, Mauritius offers an idyllic setting for golf enthusiasts year-round. 


So, what are you still waiting for? We have a caddie, some golf clubs, and a cart ready for you. You’re only some clicks away to book your golf holiday in Mauritius with Constance Hotels & Resorts.

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