Tropical lagoon beaches, reliably hot weather and coral reefs teeming with wildlife make Mauritius an appealing island getaway. The island’s best luxury hotels have prime spots on peaceful, reef-protected beaches that combine white sands with calm, clear waters, ideal for kayaking. For the adventurous, misty forests await in Black River Gorges National Park. To experience the best on your next holiday in Africa, book one of these top luxury hotels in Mauritius.
Mark Nayler contributed additional reporting to this article.