Take the plunge and plan the wedding of your dreams in this island paradise – Mauritius.
There is a timeless style and elegance of a wedding Mauritius and every year sees more Indian marriages made in this heaven. With lavish resorts, enchanting hospitality, beautiful sights, a chilled out vibe, fascinating cuisine and captivating culture, every box is checked for a truly memorable wedding.
The island of Mauritius looks like it was dreamed up by a wedding planner – white-sand beaches, sugar cane fields, verdant mountains rising up from the crystal clear waters of the Indian Ocean – perfect as location and backdrop. And this pristine natural setting is enhanced by unbeatable infrastructure. Mauritius is home to some of the best hotels in the world. It’s a combination that is perfect for the dream tropical wedding.
|But how do you go picking in paradise?
Here, one of India’s best ‘Destination Wedding Planners’, Pawan Mirchandani of Horizon WIE talks about his five favorite resorts.
Having won much acclaim and recognition for his stylish Indian weddings in Mauritius, he’s confident these resorts are capable of graciously and generously hosting you, your partner and loved ones together for an unforgettable occasion.
1. Shangri-La Le Touessrok Resort and Spa
“One of the most exotic hotels on the East Coast, this property offers over 200 rooms and is perfect for a high-end wedding,” says Pawan.
With plush contemporary design, every room and suite incorporates indigenous island touches, featuring uninterrupted, postcard-perfect views of sparkling, turquoise waters and embodying sophistication and style.
2. One&Only Le Saint Geran
It’s an iconic resort, nestled within a private peninsula and is the ultimate playground for romantics and adventurers. Here, in this legendary island paradise, events ranging from lavish poolside soirées to intimate beachside ceremonies are orchestrated to exquisite perfection. Whether you want to dazzle your guests with a lavish pool side experience, walk barefoot on the private peninsula or take to the waters for a unique castaway island memory, the dedicated wedding team ensures you’ll have the most captivating experience imaginable with every detail tailored to your needs.
3. Sofitel Mauritius L’Impérial Resort & Spa
“This resort provides the finest quality of service and it is value for money,” Pawan says, “You will sense the special ambience here in each one of its 191 rooms with their mix of beach, garden and pool views.” This 5 star luxury resort is perfect for those looking for a grand celebration.
4. Long Beach Golf and Spa Resort
“We’ve done three events at this very property and it offers excellent venue options,” Pawan says, “It works very well for big weddings with its capacity of 255 rooms.”
The resort on the chic Long Beach at Belle Mare, hugs the untamed East Coast of Mauritius. It’s magnificent and uniquely modern and its luxury is encompassed by dense tropical gardens.
5. Heritage Le Telfair Golf and Spa Resort
Named after a famous naturalist, this beautiful property is nestled in the heart of the ‘Domaine de Bel Ombre’ on the unspoiled South Coast of Mauritius. It’s like a time-machine into une belle époque, with yesteryear charm and romance. Pawan says, “This property is perfect for an intimate wedding. It offers luxury accommodation in a discreet design with 20 different villas of 6 or 8 rooms each. 158 rooms and suites have beautiful sea views or river views with floor to ceiling French windows, private balconies or verandas.”
To plan your destination wedding in Mauritius, contact Horizon WIE here.