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Heritage the Villas - Luxury holidays to Mauritius

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  • About this holiday

    Family holidays at Heritage the Villas are made effortless by the independence that villa-only accommodation provides. An in-villa butler service allows families to enjoy the freedom of flexible dining times and tailored menus served in the comfort of guests' own private accommodation, while still retaining the option of dining in one of the resort's 11 restaurants. Leisure activities can be pursued on the beach, including kayaking and windsurfing, and in the nearby nature reserve for a look into the wonders of inland Mauritius. A kids' club and childcare services are available on site to allow parents a peaceful few hours in the Heritage Spa, on the nearby 18-hole golf course, or on a deep sea fishing trip.

    The journey and how you get there


    Complimentary unlimited green fees.

    Included in your holiday

    Expressions Holidays include scheduled flights with British Airways London to Mauritius, private transfers and room only accommodation.

    Holiday prices

    Sample prices for Heritage the Villas, Mauritius are for a family of 2 adults and 2 children under twelve for seven nights in the lowest priced room type for families.
    Low season from £7,560 for 7 nights
    High season from £9,950 for 7 nights
    The prices displayed here are a guide only for this hotel and each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect the actual flight costs and all up-to-date special offers.

    Special Offers

    • Family offer 2018(22)
      Stay a minimum of 7 nights in a 3 or 4 bedroom villa from 1 February until 22 December 2018 and from 7 January until 31 January 2019 and receive a food and beverage package at check-in.
    • Length of stay offer 2018(12)
      Stay a minimum of 2 nights in a villa on bed and breakfast or half board from 1 February until 22 December 2018 and from 7 January until 31 January 2019 and receive a 25% discount.

    Hotel code


    Our opinion

    Luxury villa-only accommodation that offers freedom and independence for families.

    Hotel description

    The 50 Heritage villas can be found in amongst 200 acres of tropical grounds within a 2500 hectare conservation area in the Domaine de Bel Ombre. The natural landscape is varied and beautiful, from the lazy stretch of white sand beach and the tranquil turquoise lagoon, to the lush tropical landscape. The villas occupy a prime location sandwiched between the two, offering guests a deluxe home-from-home environment in which to enjoy the special natural environment. Spacious and comfortable, the villas blend home comforts with holiday luxury. The self-contained accommodation is practical, with self-catering facilities providing occupants with an independence that can be lacking when staying in a hotel. A personalised butler service ensures that guests need not cook for themselves. Breakfasts, lunches and dinners can be prepared by an in-villa chef and enjoyed in the comfort of private accommodation. This is particularly suited to families due to the flexibility it allows for dining times, and menu choices for discerning youngsters. Being able to dine in a familiar and laidback atmosphere is a great draw that need not require compromising the food quality or ease that might be expected in hotel accommodation. Alternative dining arrangements are available within the nearby Heritage properties, which total 11 restaurants and bars. Babysitting facilities can be used to allow parents to indulge at Seven Colours Spa, available at two neighbouring Heritage hotels. Residents also receive the benefit of unlimited free green fees at the 18-hole Heritage Golf course. The neighbouring Nature Reserve offers a wealth of leisure pursuits, including walking, quad biking, 4x4 tracks, and mountain biking. Children can attend a kids' club run by Heritage, or they can occupy themselves on the beach playing volleyball, kayaking and even windsurfing.


    Domaine Bel Ombre

    Official star rating


    Annual opening

    Distance from airport

    Under 45 minutes from Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU) by car

    Closest airport

    Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport (MRU)

    Room types

    Heritage the Villas has three villa types, all with free internet, satellite LCD TV, on-demand films, daily cleaning and a 24-hour concierge service.
    Two-bedroom Villa with two en suite bedrooms, veranda, garden with private pool and gazebo.
    Three-bedroom Villa with three en suite bedrooms, large veranda with barbeque facilities, garden and swimming pool.
    Four-bedroom Villa with four en suite bedrooms, veranda, garden with barbeque facilities and bar, swimming pool and gazebo.

    Hotel facilities and services

    Free internet, 18-hole golf course, Kids’ club, Beach club, 24-hour concierge, Daily housekeeping, Butler service, Laundry, Private chef, Babysitting, Golf car, Spa access.

    Water sports

    Kayaking and windsurfing available at Heritage the Villas. Local excursions include sailing and catamaran trips and deep sea diving. 

    Land sports

    In the neighbouring nature reserve, activities include walking, quad biking, 4x4 trails, mountain biking and hiking.
    Golf is available at the 18-hole Heritage Golf course nearby, where unlimited free green fees are available for Heritage the Villas guests.
    Excursions operated locally include boat and catamaran trips, deep sea fishing, hunting and hiking.

    Out and aboutnearby/local interest

    Sports nearby


    Children are welcome at Heritage The Villas. There are three excellent kids clubs; Timomo Baby Club opens from 8:30 – 16:30 daily and accepts children 0-2 years, Timomo Kids Club opens from 8:30- 23:30 daily and accepts children 2-11 years, Teen’s Club of Heritage Resorts opens from 8:30 – 23:30 daily and accepts teens aged 12-16 years.

    Minimum stays

    Minimum stay of 8 nights during the festive period from 19 December to 2 January. A minimum stay of 2 nights applies outside of the Festive period.

    Other information

    Children's club: Timono and Friends Kids' Club is located at the nearby Heritage Le Telfair and is open from 8.30am to 11.30pm daily. Children aged from 2 to 11 years old can participate in an array of activities, excursions and creative workshops that are age-appropriate. The facilities here include computer stations, video games and arts and crafts facilities. There is also a Timono and Friends Kids' Club at Heritage Awali for 3 to 11 year olds, which is open from 8.30am to 11pm.
    Teenagers' club: The Cool Teens' Club is located at the C Beach Club and offers an exclusive space for 12 to 18 year olds. This space features WiFi, Wii games consoles and a pool table.
    Babysitting: A babysitting service is available on request at an added cost.
    Children's entertainment: The resort offers a kids' club and a teens' club as well as sports centres. In-room there is also a satellite TV and complimentary WiFi to keep youngsters entertained.
    Medical services: The nearest hospital is 50 minutes by car from the villas.
    Family dining: Families can enjoy breakfast at Le Chateau de Bel Ombre or in-villa. Dinner times can be spent at one of 11 restaurants across the Heritage Resorts, or you can dine on site and in-villa thanks to the personal chef service. There is also a 24-hour traiteur service, which delivers meals at any time of day. Alternatively, each villa has a fully equipped kitchen for families to self cater.
    Family rooms: Two Bedroom Pool Villas are ideal for families, with a maximum occupancy of 4 individuals in the two rooms. An additional infant can stay as well, and baby cots are available on request. Three Bedroom Pool Villas can accommodate 6 people and an infant in a cot and Four Bedroom Pool Villas can accommodate 8 people and an infant in a cot. The villas are fully self-contained and offer self-catering facilities for optimum independence.
    Children's amenities: The hotel is able to provide a cot on request for infants.

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