Destination guide

Head to the historical city of Port Louis

Come and experience Port Louis and its monuments, history and culture. This city's island views, museums and shopping draw many visitors. Take in top local attractions such as Immigration Depot and Caudan Waterfront. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Port Louis

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Port Louis a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mauritius Aquarium (7.4 mi / 12 km)
  • The Chateau de Labourdonnais Orchards (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Casela Nature and Leisure Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Blue Water Diving Center (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Tamarina Golf Club (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
  • Le Val Nature Park (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Port Louis

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Port Louis. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pamplemousses Botanical Garden (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Trou aux Biches Beach (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Grand Bay Beach (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Flic-en-Flac Beach (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Tamarind Falls (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Ganga Talao (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Port Louis

Fly into Mahebourg (MRU-Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Intl.), the closest airport, located 21.8 mi (35 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Port Louis?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 541 holiday lettings around Port Louis. From 79 Houses to 252 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Port Louis?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Port Louis. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Mauritius Postal Museum: 1,278 holiday homes
  • Jummah Mosque: 1,290 holiday homes
  • Port Louis Market: 1,278 holiday homes
  • Fort Adelaide: 1,298 holiday homes
  • Port Louis Theater: 1,285 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Port Louis! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Port Louis?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Port Louis with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Flic en Flac: 485 holiday lettings
  • Trou-aux-Biches: 752 holiday lettings
  • Grand Baie: 761 holiday lettings
  • Poste de Flacq: 139 holiday lettings
  • Albion: 414 holiday lettings

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Port Louis?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Port Louis. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Mauritius Postal Museum: 1,278 holiday rentals
  • Jummah Mosque: 1,290 holiday rentals
  • Port Louis Market: 1,278 holiday rentals
  • Fort Adelaide: 1,298 holiday rentals
  • Port Louis Theater: 1,285 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Port Louis listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.