Destination guide

Delight in the beachside landscape of Palmar

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Palmar. This relaxing city is known for its coral reefs, seafood restaurants and snorkelling. Ile aux Cerfs Beach and Pamplemousses Botanical Garden are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Palmar

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Palmar a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Belle Mare Plage Golf Club - The Links (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Ile aux Cerfs Golf Club (4 mi / 6.5 km)
  • Grand River South East Waterfalls (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • La Vallée de Ferney (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Le Val Nature Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • The Chateau de Labourdonnais Orchards (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Palmar

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

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Palmar

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Palmar is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ile aux Cerfs Beach (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Pamplemousses Botanical Garden (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Palmar Beach (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Belle Mare Beach (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Silver Beach (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Le Touessrok Beach (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Palmar

The nearest airport is in Mahebourg (MRU-Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Intl.), located 16.8 mi (27 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Palmar?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 14 holiday lettings near Palmar. From 7 Villas to 4 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Palmar for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Palmar?

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 Palmar:

  • Pereybere: 261 holiday homes
  • Mon Choisy: 197 holiday homes
  • Bain Boeuf: 91 holiday homes
  • Pointe aux Cannoniers: 76 holiday homes
  • Camp Bestel: 64 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 Palmar?

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

  • Palmar Beach: 414 holiday lettings
  • Belle Mare Beach: 912 holiday lettings
  • Mauritius Postal Museum: 1,271 holiday lettings
  • Trou aux Biches Beach: 908 holiday lettings
  • Pereybere Beach: 869 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Palmar 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 Palmar?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 7 Villas in Palmar. Our other popular types of Palmar holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 4 self catering accommodations

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Palmar?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Palmar. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.