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Golf Guide

Anahita Golf Course

Beautiful views and stunning fairways can be found at Anahita Golf course Beautiful views and stunning fairways can be found at Anahita Golf course

In-keeping with Mauritius’ tradition of professionally-designed golf courses, this offering was designed by South African golf legend Ernie Els. A challenging 18-hole course located in the south-east of the island, golfers can be sure of beautiful views of the ocean lagoon and the offshore Île aux Cerfs during their round. Located at the Anahita resort, the golf course offers numerous extra facilities to guests of the hotel, while non-guests may play on request.

Course: 18-hole championship course, designed by Ernie Els
Par: 72
Location: Beau Champ, Grand Rivière Sud Est
GPS: -20.318139, 57.689972
Phone: +230 402 2200, website
Facilities: Hotel, driving range, golf academy, pro shop, restaurant, bar, spa
Green fees: Free for resort guests; non-guests approx. 175 euros per person

Avalon Golf Estate

A rarity for Mauritius golf courses, the Avalon Golf Estate is located in-land, not on the coast. That does not mean that there is not beauty here; far from it, the rolling green fairways and the beautiful, lush surroundings make this as spectacular a course as any on the island. It also incorporates the beautiful flora of the south of the island to blend into its surroundings and provide a uniquely-unforgettable golfing experience.

Course: 18-hole course
Par: 72
Location: Bois Sec, Bois Cheri, Mauritius
GPS: -20.438218, 57.515665
Phone: +230 430 5800, website
Facilities: Country club with bar and restaurant, pro shop, swimming pool, golf lessons, practice facilities
Green fees: Approx. 80 euros per person

Constance Belle Mare - Legend Golf Course

The older of the two 18-hole championship courses at this resort, the Legend Golf Course was opened way back in 1994. With more water traps than its sister course, the course may seem daunting, but it offers spectacular views and excellent facilities to anyone who decided to give it a go.

Course: 18-hole championship course
Par: 72
Location: Constance Belle Mare Plage, Belle Mare, Poste de Flacq
GPS: -20.168689, 57.762643
Phone: +230 402 2600, website
Facilities: Clubhouse, golf academy, resort, restaurant, bar, tennis courts, spa and wellness treatments
Green fees: Free for hotel guests; non-guests can play on-request

Constance Belle Mare - Links Golf Course

The Links golf course is one of two courses at the beautiful Constance Belle Mare resort. Having opened in 2002, it is the newer of the resort’s two courses, and is a par 71 championship course. With a mixture of water traps, lush fairways, and beautiful views, it is everything you’d want out of a tropical Indian Ocean golf course.

Course: 18-hole championship course
Par: 71
Location: Constance Belle Mare Plage, Belle Mare, Poste de Flacq
GPS: -20.169868, 57.749565
Phone: +230 402 2600, website
Facilities: Clubhouse, golf academy, resort, restaurant, bar, tennis courts, spa and wellness treatments
Green fees: Free for hotel guests; non-guests can play on-request

Gymkhana Club Mauritius

One of the oldest golf courses in the world, and almost certainly the oldest in the southern hemisphere, the Gymkhana Club Mauritius was set up in 1844 by members of the British Navy, thus the course is steeped in tradition. Its age also means that it is shorted than some of the other, more modern courses in the country, and it is also more affordable than some of the more luxurious options in Mauritius.

Course: 18-hole course
Par: 68
Location: Suffolk Road, Vacoas
GPS: -20.288602, 57.500006
Phone: +230 698 1565, website
Facilities: Clubhouse, squash courts, swimming pool, tennis courts, fitness centre
Green fees: Approx. 50 euros per person

Heritage Golf Course

Aerial view of the stunning Heritage Golf Course Aerial view of the stunning Heritage Golf Course

The Heritage Golf Course is located in the south-west of Mauritius, near to the coast. Here, golfers can enjoy an 18-hole championship course and a shorter 9-hole course, ensuring that there is something for everyone, whether you are an expert or a beginner. Besides that, the club offers a clubhouse, accommodation, a practice area with driving range, golf lessons, a golf academy, a pro shop, and a restaurant and bar.

Course: 18-hole championship course, 9-hole pitch and putt course
Par: 72
Location: Route Cotière, Bel Ombre, Mauritius
GPS: -20.503082, 57.407677
Phone: +230 623 5600, website
Facilities: Clubhouse, practice area, driving range, golf academy, pro shop, restaurant, bar
Green fees: Free for guests of Heritage Resorts; non-guests approx 155 euros per person

Île aux Cerfs Golf Club

Hole 11 of the stunning Île aux Cerfs golf course Hole 11 of the stunning Île aux Cerfs golf course

The popular beach destination of the Île aux Cerfs is also home to a fantastic golf course, designed by German professional Bernhard Langer. With spectacular views of the ocean, extensive use of water traps, and beautiful tee shots, the course is a really unique experience for anyone looking to work on their stroke in paradise. Visitors must take a boat to the island, but there are numerous options available.

Course: 18-hole championship course, designed by Bernhard Langer
Par: 72
Location: Île aux Cerfs, Mauritius
GPS: -20.271134, 57.802399
Phone: +230 402 7720, website
Facilities: Clubhouse, driving range, golf academy, pro shop, restaurants, bar
Green fees: Free for guests of various hotels/resorts; non-guests approx. 175 euros per person

Maritim Golf Course

The Maritim Golf Course is a beautiful 9-hole course by the coast The Maritim Golf Course is a beautiful 9-hole course by the coast

This excellent all-rounder is ideal for beginners and experts. Over 9 holes, it will test various aspects of your game, all in beautiful scenery. With further facilities such as a putting green and a driving range, you can also work on your swing before taking to the course itself, if you so wish.

Course: 9-hole course
Par: 29
Location: Maritim Resort & Spa Mauritius, Turtle Bay, Balaclava, Mauritius
GPS: 20.162510, 57.760480
Phone: +230 204 1000, website
Facilities: Clubhouse, putting green, driving range, mini golf, fitness centre, equestrian centre, restaurant, bar
Green fees: Free for hotel guests; non-guests approx. 60 euros per person

Mont Choisy Golf Course

Due to open at the end of 2017, Le Golf Mont Choisy will be part of a major development project in Mont Choisy in Mauritius. As it is not yet completed at time of writing, the details of the course are as of yet unknown.

Course: Unknown, designed by Peter Matkovich
Par: Unknown
Location: Chemin 20 Pieds, Grand Baie, Mauritius
GPS: -20.021418, 57.566518
Phone: +230 269 6430, website
Facilities: Planned facilities include horse riding , tennis, cycling, and walking trails
Green fees: Unknown

One and Only Saint Geran Golf Course

Designed by legend Gary Player, the 9-hole, par-33 course at the One and Only Saint-Géran Resort is well worth a try for anyone in the area. Having been founded in 1970, the course is still one of the older courses in Mauritius, but offers all facilities that you would expect, including a clubhouse, pro shop, and a bar.

Course: 9-hole course designed by Gary Player
Par: 33
Location: One & Only Saint Géran Resort
GPS: -20.318139, 57.689972
Phone: +230 401 1688, website
Facilities: Clubhouse, pro shop, bar, golf academy
Green fees: Free for hotel guests; non-guests approx. 30 euros per person

Paradis Golf Club

The Indian Ocean in the background makes bunker escapes that much less troublesome The Indian Ocean in the background makes bunker escapes that much less troublesome

Located at the beautiful Paradise Beachcomber Resort & Spa, this course combines mountain views, beautiful fairways, and professional pedigree - the course was worked on by ex-professional Tony Johnstone during development. Besides a wonderful course, guests can enjoy the various benefits of a luxury resort, including restaurants, a bar, and nearby accommodation.

Course: 18-hole course
Par: 72
Location: Le Morne Peninsular, Black River, Mauritius
GPS: -20.438552, 57.321172
Phone: +230 601 9000, website
Facilities: Hotel, lockers, pro shop, shower facilities, golf academy, bar
Green fees: Free for hotel guests; non-guests approx. 100 euros per person

Tamarina Golf Club

Golfing at Tamarina early in the morning is a truly breathtaking experience Golfing at Tamarina early in the morning is a truly breathtaking experience

Situated in the south-west of the island, the Tamarina Golf Club is a spectacular course that fits right in with Mauritius’ excellent golf facilities. With spectacular mountain views and lush, green landscapes, the Tamarina course is a unique offering on Mauritius, and well worth a visit for golf enthusiasts.

Course: 18-hole championship course
Par: 72
Location: Tamarin Bay, Mauritius
GPS: -20.315520, 57.391457
Phone: +230 402 2200, website
Facilities: Clubhouse, pro shop, golf academy, driving range, bar, restaurant
Green fees: Free for resort guests; non-guests approx. 175 euros per person