Destination guide

The charming city of Pointe aux Canonniers awaits you

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Pointe aux Canonniers. This romantic and relaxing city entices travellers with its sporting events and boating. Grand Bay Beach and Trou aux Biches Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Pointe aux Canonniers

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Pointe aux Canonniers a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blue Water Diving Center (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Mauritius Aquarium (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • The Chateau de Labourdonnais Orchards (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)

Seasonal weather in Pointe aux Canonniers

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, February, December, March and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Pointe aux Canonniers

Travellers appreciate the pristine beaches and beautiful ocean views, which is just a taste of what Pointe aux Canonniers has to offer. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Pointe aux Canonniers is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Grand Bay Beach (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Trou aux Biches Beach (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Pamplemousses Botanical Garden (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Canonnier Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Mont Choisy Beach (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Merville Beach (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Pointe aux Canonniers

Fly into Mahebourg (MRU-Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Intl.), the closest airport, located 30.6 mi (49.2 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Pointe aux Canonniers?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 76 holiday lettings near Pointe aux Canonniers. From 31 Villas to 10 Houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Pointe aux Canonniers area.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Pointe aux Canonniers?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Pointe aux Canonniers:

  • Safeland: 237 holiday homes
  • Pereybere: 261 holiday homes
  • Mon Choisy: 198 holiday homes
  • Bain Boeuf: 91 holiday homes
  • Morcellement Raffray: 36 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Pointe aux Canonniers?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Pointe aux Canonniers. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Blue Water Diving Center: 896 holiday lettings
  • Canonnier Beach: 894 holiday lettings
  • Flic-en-Flac Beach: 579 holiday lettings
  • Belle Mare Beach: 917 holiday lettings
  • Mauritius Postal Museum: 1,273 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Pointe aux Canonniers listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Pointe aux Canonniers?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 31 Villas in Pointe aux Canonniers. Our other popular types of Pointe aux Canonniers holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 8 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Hotels and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Pointe aux Canonniers?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 48 holiday homes with pool available in Pointe aux Canonniers. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.