About Us

Mauritius Holidays is based in Cape Town, South Africa.

aboutus01 We specialise in selling packaged holidays to Mauritius for South African residents, including flights from South Africa. We quote package holidays for specific hotels and comparable, or price competitive, hotels to help you decide on the most suitable option. Email or call us with any questions about the hotels/resorts as we have inspected, visited or spent a holiday, at many of the featured hotels. Mauritius is the most popular international destination for South Africans, with visitors numbering some 100,000 each year. This web site was launched in 2007 as a dedicated web site for package holidays from South Africa to Mauritius.  You can compare rates,  facilities & room types between different hotels.

Mauritius Holidays now represents the major hotel groups as well as a selected number number of independent hotels on the island and we have added Zanzibar, the Seychelles and the Maldives at the requests of many repeat  clients.

aboutus03Des O’Loghlen & Roger Mackie, who both have several years of retail travel experience in South Africa, have been managing Mauritius Holidays for the past few years.  They both have served on the Board of ASATA (Association of South African Travel Agents) and Roger has served as President of that organisation and represented South Africa on the Board of UFTAA (Universal Federation of Travel Agents Associations). Mauritius Holidays sends hundreds of South Africans to many resort hotels in Mauritius for a memorable  holiday experience. At the request of our long time customers we added the Seychelles, Zanzibar & the Maldives to our Indian Ocean island collection. Like Mauritius they require no visas and offer scheduled direct flights (one stop to the Maldives).

Mauritius is a mere 4 hour flight from South Africa, and offers a choice of package holidays to superb hotels and resorts, from economy to luxury.

The selection of beach resorts include the major hotel groups such as Beachcomber, LUX Resorts, Sun Resorts and the Starwood group as well as great hotel names such as Hilton, the InterContinental, Le Meridien, The Maritim, Belle Mare Plage, Le Victoria and Tamassa.

It’s easy to get a quotation. Just click on “Mauritius Quote” at the top of this page,fill in the online enquiry form and “submit”. Flights, island transfers and airport taxes will be included in your quotation.

mauritius-beach-relaxPlanning YOUR HOLIDAY.  Ask for a specific hotel or, tell us what your budget is, and we will suggest the most suitable hotel to meet your requirements. You can compare hotels and see how much the total package, including air fare, is likely to cost you. Flights will be on Air Mauritius, South African Airways or British Airways/Comair.

WHAT IS INCLUDED? The quoted price (in South African Rand)  should be taken as a guide only. It is usually ex Johannesburg. Flights from Cape Town and Durban will cost more plus additional taxes. Complete the Quotation Enquiry Form for an up-to-date quote based on current availability, where possible, which will take into account the information that you provide, such as party size, children’s ages, anniversary date etc.

Room occupancy may allow a maximum of 3 or 4 persons in a room. Family units, sometimes consisting of 2 rooms, are available in certain hotels only.

Half Board (breakfast & dinner) is the more usual meal basis. Many hotels also offer All Inclusive (all meals, snacks & drinks). Transfers between the airport in Mauritius and your resort hotel are included. Airport taxes and any mandatory surcharges will be included in our quotation/confirmation.

We will send you a detailed quotation of what is and what is not included.