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Le Telfair - Luxury holidays to Mauritius

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  • About this holiday

    An Expressions holiday to Le Telfair is highly recommended for families due to its relaxed atmosphere, lovely beach and extensive facilities for children, including the Ti-Marmite children's club and a teens' club, which is open daily until midnight. Parents can spend some relaxation time in the Spa or on the 18-hole championship golf course. There are no restrictions for children in the restaurants so that families can dine together in the evenings at whatever time they wish. Plenty of activities are on offer to suit all ages. Outside the hotel, Le Vanille crocodile park, Tamarin Falls, and Bel Ombre nature and deer reserve are especially popular as family excursions.

    The journey and how you get there

    Expressions Holidays includes scheduled flights that are direct with British Airways from London Heathrow to Mauritius. Once at Mauritius, you are transferred from the airport to the hotel by private transfer (taking about 45 minutes).


    Included in your holiday

    Expressions Holidays includes scheduled flights with British Airways London to Mauritius, private transfer in an executive family car and dinner, bed and breakfast.

    Holiday prices

    Sample prices here 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 £5450
    High Season £6520
    Based on sharing one Deluxe Garden View Room 
    Many other room types are available on request from us. 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

    • 20% discount offer for short stays in 2020
      Book a stay of 4 nights or more and receive a 20% discount off our rates on bed and breakfast for stays between 1 February and 20 December 2020. This offer is combinable with selected other offers. Restrictions apply.
    • 40% discount offer for longer stays in 2020
      Book a stay of 7 nights or more and receive a 40% discount off our rates on bed and breakfast for stays between 1 February and 20 December 2020. This offer is combinable with selected other offers. Restrictions apply.
    • Honeymoon offer 2020(15)
      Book a stay of 5 nights or more for a honeymoon between 1 February and 20 December 2020 and receive a 42% discount off our contract rates on bed and breakfast. Not valid for stays in the Garden view suite. This offer is not combinable with other offers. Restrictions apply.
    • Indian Ocean 2019 autumn early booking offer
      Book a holiday of at least 7 nights to the Indian Ocean by 31 August 2019 for stays between now and 30 November 2019 and receive a reduction of £100 per person.
    • Indian Ocean 2020 early booking offer
      Book a holiday of at least 7 nights to the Indian Ocean by 30 September 2019 for stays between 1 December 2019 and 31 March 2020 and receive a reduction of £150 per person.

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    Our opinion

    An outstanding resort with extensive grounds and a most impressive range of facilities to suit all ages.

    Hotel description

    The magnificent 19th century sugar planation of Bel Ombre once occupied the land where Le Telfair Golf & Spa Resort is situated, on the south coast of Mauritius. Le Telfair is an impressive and truly unique resort, located in beautiful countryside with Plaine Champagne mountain rising in the background. The resort’s colonial plantation-influenced architecture is complemented by simple yet luxurious interiors, creating a most elegant ambience throughout.
    Heritage Le Telfair is made up of 158 rooms and suites, which are located in villas spread throughout the resort. The rooms reflect both the vibrant natural environment and the colonial style seen throughout the resort’s public spaces. Polished wooden floors, marble and mosaics are complemented by the deep blue, light gold and natural tones of the fine fabrics used. The suites benefit from their own private butler who will attend discreetly to any request, 24 hours a day. The pathways, rustic bridges, lily ponds and fountains that grace the gardens help to create a tranquil and relaxing ambiance. Heritage Le Telfair offers a truly outstanding range of facilities, including the spa, set amongst tropical gardens and surrounded by ponds, four restaurants and three floodlit tennis courts. A kids’ club and a teenagers’ club are open throughout the year, offering an extensive range of activities both on and off site, such as bike tours, glass bottom boat trips and arts and crafts. Bel Ombre nature and deer reserve is located nearby, where guests can enjoy a number of activities, including horse riding, cycling and walking. The resort’s golf course is accessed by golf cart along a private pathway and features a fully equipped clubhouse, professional coaching and a golf boutique. Le Telfair Golf & Spa is an outstanding resort with extensive grounds and a most impressive range of facilities.


    Bel Ombre, Mauritius

    Official star rating


    Annual opening

    Open all year

    Distance from airport

    45 minutes by car

    Closest airport


    Room types

    Heritage Le Telfair has 158 rooms and suites. All rooms have private bathroom with bath and walk-in shower, air conditioning, hairdryer, minibar, safe, satellite TV, telephone, tea- and coffee-making facilities. 
    Garden View Suite
    Sea View Suite
    Beachfront Suite
    Garden Golf Suite
    Junior Suite Beachfront
    Senior Suite Garden View
    Senior Suite Sea View
    Ocean Suite Beachfront

    Hotel facilities and services

    Heated swimming pool, 24-hour room service, library, Seven Colours Spa Millesime Collection, 18-hole golf course, sauna, gym, aerobics, yoga, t'ai chi, 2 kids clubs, complimentary Wi-Fi, free baby sitting from 8-16:00 daily for 24 months and below, live nightly entertainment.

    Water sports

    Complimentary: Windsurfing, kayaking, sailing, snorkelling, waterskiing, glass-bottom boat trips.
    Chargeable: Scuba diving, deep-sea fishing.

    Land sports

    Complimentary: 3 tennis courts, table tennis, beach volleyball, football, aerobics, 9-hole pitch and putt, unlimited green fees at Heritage Golf.
    Chargeable: Tennis lessons, golf, windsurfing and golf lessons, mountain bikes, horse riding.

    Out and aboutnearby/local interest

    The resort is located on the south coast of Mauritius, amongst beautiful countryside. The resort is 40 kilometres from the island’s capital, Port Louis.

    Sports nearby


    Children are very welcome. There are 2 kids clubs at Le Telfair, Timomo Kids Club is for children aged 2 to 11 years old and opens 8:30-23:30 daily. Complimentary Baby corner for toddlers 0 to 35 months from 08:30-16:00. Teen’s Club opens daily from 08:30-22:30. Both clubs offer a range of activities from dance classes to cinema on the beach. Babysitting available at extra cost. Children under the age of 2 stay free of charge when sharing with parents.

    Minimum stays

    A minimum stay of 7 nights between 20 December to 4 January.

    Other information

    There are two swimming pools, including a children’s pool. The children’s swimming pool is supervised during opening hours by a lifeguard.

    Children's club: Timomo Kids club, is open throughout the year for children aged between 2 and 11 years old. Children are greeted by a staff member on arrival at the resort and introduced to the club. Timomo is provided free of charge and opens from 8am to 11pm daily. Children can enjoy an extensive range of activities in a purpose built space that includes a children’s pool, playground, games room and kitchen. Meals are available from the children’s menu, at a charge. 
    Teenagers' club: Is for children from 12 to 19 years of age and is open daily from 10am until 11pm. Staff ratio is one member of staff to 10 teens. There are evening events including a beach party and be the DJ session.
    Babysitting: In-room babysitting is available in daytime and evening at a charge and must be pre-booked. Meals and snacks are provided as part of the service. There is a maximum of 2 children per babysitter.
    Children's entertainment: Children’s DVDs/videos, board games and video games are available.
    Medical services: There is a nurse resident at the hotel. The nearest hospital is 45km from the hotel.
    Family dining: Children are allowed in all of the resort’s four restaurants and there are no specified dining times. Highchairs and a children’s menu, which has been specially designed by the resort’s chefs, are available. À la carte is also available for children and orders for this should be placed prior to mealtimes. The resort’s restaurants include wood-fired cuisine at Le Palmier, the pool bar and lounge, and Gin’ja seafood restaurant.
    Family rooms: The hotel does not have interconnecting rooms but children are allowed their own room, with no age restrictions. The superior rooms can accommodate two adults and one child (on an extra bed) or two children under 13 on a sofa bed. An extra bed and a cot can also be provided in senior and ocean suites.
    Children's amenities: The resort is able to provide bottle-sterilising kit, bottle heating facilities, baby bath, potty, changing mat and kettle on request. Provisions and snacks can be ordered in advance for arrival.

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    Airport:15 minutes by speedboat. Please note that the resort is one hour ahead of official Maldives time.
    Size: 298 square kilometres of land on 1192 islands in an area of sea measuring 754 kilometres long and 118 kilometres wide.
    Currency:Rufiya (£1 = 17 rufiyas)Population 300,000
    Temperature:Temperatures are consistently hot averaging about 31 degrees Centigrade. Sea temperatures average about 27 degrees Centigrade. The year is divided into two monsoon periods, the north-east monsoon from December to March (drier) and the south-west monsoon from May to November (wetter months with stronger winds).


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    Airport: About 1 hour and 10 minutes by car.
    Size: 865 square kilometres
    Currency: Mauritian rupee (£1 = 35 Rs)Population 1.1 million
    Temperature: The hottest months are from January to April, although this is also the cyclone season and the weather can be humid with temperatures ranging from 25 to 35 degrees Centigrade. There is no distinct rainy season. The Mauritian winter months are June, July, August when temperatures average about 24 degrees Centigrade with the evenings being about 16 degrees Centigrade. However, the weather does vary from the east to the west coast. The east is breezier, and feels cooler during their winter months. The north-west near Port Louis is often the driest and the warmest part of the island. During their winter months you should have a jacket or jumper for the evenings. Dining is outside throughout the year.


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    Airport: One to two hours on the boat from Mahe, or about 20 minutes by helicopter.
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    Population: 73,000
    Temperature: The Seychelles fall outside the cyclone zone. The seasons divide into May to October, when the south-east trade winds blow and November to April when the winds are from the north-west which can bring rain, particularly in January. January is the wettest month, July and August are the driest months. The temperature is pretty constant throughout the year, ranging between 24 and 31 degrees Centigrade and humidity is around 80 percent.


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