The Sofitel Imperial is built to an oriental design, dominated by a backdrop of lofty mountain peaks, on a long white sandy beach on the sheltered West Coast of the island. The hotel is set on a magnificent site in the midst of 9 hectares of tropical gardens and fringed by several kilometres of beautiful white sandy beaches and an emerald lagoon. This Aisan influence is prevailant within the accommodation and in particular the luxurious garden suites that are nestled amidst exotic gardens and waterfalls. This hotel offers numerous activities and its impressive chefs cater for all tastes in its restaurants which include chinese, japanese and creole fusion cuisine.

All rooms and suites have recently been fully renovated in contemporary, Asian-inspired style. From its Asian-influenced Spa, to its golden sandy beach and its numerous restaurants, an 18 Golf Course (15 mns from Sofitel) everything has been designed to guarantee your relaxation in calm surroundings where refinement and elegance rule . . .

Location Details

Sofitel Imperial Mauritius is on the West Coast, the village of Flic en Flac is about 5mins drive from the Hotel, Port Louis about 30mins away and is about 50 minutes from the airport.

Facilities Summary

» 3 Resturants & 2 Bars
» Poolside “Le Ravinala” restaurant with varied menus and theme buffets (Asian, Creole, Indian, Mediterranean, barbecue and seafood).
» New gastronomic restaurant “Jacaranda”, located on the seashore (210 sq.m.) with an idyllic view over the sea and the sunset.
» Le Ming Court overlooks the huge swimming pool and proposes Chinese cuisine every evening.
» Le Teppanyaki provides sparkling displays of fine Japanese cuisine.
» Le Tamassa restaurant-bar is open on the beach for salads, grills, local specialities, sandwiches and snacks.
» Le Kestrel Indian-style bar is open by the pool. Piano music and entertainment on certain evenings.
» Large swimming pool – overflow pool of 1200 sq.m.
» Fabulous white sandy gentle-sloping beach.
» Sun loungers with mattress, parasols and beach towels.
» Fitness centre – New fitness room (100 sq.m.). Asiatic style, ideally located near the Spa, opened from 8.00 am to 10.00 pm.
» Sports facilities – 2 floodlit, hard court tennis courts, table tennis, archery
» Water Sports (Most Free) – windsurfing, sailing, dinghies, kayaking, waterskiing, diving equipment, dance floor.
» Aquagym
» Water polo
» Eveinign Entertainment – Folk entertainments: Creole, Chinese, Indian themes
» Live music most evening


Le Spa – The Sofitel Impérial’s Spa is a real haven of tranquility, a sanctuary of relaxation and an area of intimacy and well-being. Inspired by Asian influences, it offers a complete range of treatments with exotic scents to awaken your senses: relaxation and oriental arts sessions, beauty treatments accompanied by a rich blend of cream, essential oils, spices, flowers and marine cosmetics,…


The Sofitel Imperial is in association with Tamarina Golf Club situated approximately 5-10 minutes by shuttle from the hotel. The Tamarina Golf Estate and Beach Club is the first exclusive golf estate in Mauritius and is to officially open in September 2006. It is a par 72 championship layout with 5 different tees on each hole.

Wedding & Honeymoon

The lush tropical gardens and the white sandy beach makes this an ideal romantic and peaceful spot to hold a wedding ceremony.


The Mini club is open all year from 9.00am to 9.30pm for children aged 4 to 12. Monitors speak French and English and facilities include a paddling pool and a range of games. Special daily activities are organized for children. Children’s lunches are payable according to consumption.

Room Types and Facilities Summary

The 191 rooms and suites are set in several two-storey buildings and in an Asian style. The Superior and Deluxe bedrooms, the Deluxe Suites and the Presidential Suite have recently been fully renovated in a contemporary, Asian-inspired style, with noble and natural materials, to offer comfort, wellbeing, elegance and calmness. Superior and Deluxe rooms rooms are 50 sqm. There are 8 communicating rooms. All the Deluxe rooms and Imperial Garden suites include additional services and facilities: bath robe and slippers, tea and coffee-maker, flowers and fresh fruit upon arrival, late checkout (up to 5pm).

Superior Room: 48 ‘Superior’ bedrooms on the ground floor, facing the sea. Occupancy: 2 adults and 1 child under 12.

» broadband internet access socket
» king-sized bed or 2 twin beds
» balcony with sea views
» private bathrooms with shower cubicle and separate toilet
» hair dryer
» mini-bar
» air conditioning
» direct dial telephone
» safe
» built-in radio alarm clock
» built-in plasma television
» in-house video system
» lounge area

Deluxe Room: 95 ‘Deluxe’ bedrooms on the 1st and 2nd floors, with a superb view of the sea from the balcony, bath robe & slippers, tea and coffee-maker, fruit and flowers on arrival, late check-out. Occupancy: 2 adults and 1 child under 12.

Deluxe Suite: The 5, 100m² Deluxe suites are on the ground and first floors. Deluxe suites have same amenities as Deluxe rooms plus separate bedroom & more spacious Lounge area. Occupancy: 2 adults and 1 child under 12.Deluxe Suite – Imperial Gardens: The recently built 42 “Imperial Garden” suites are ideal for families and honeymooners. They are set in a haven of greenery, away from the main building and ensure great privacy. They can comfortably accommodate 2 adults and 2 children and feature a bedroom and lounge with a double fold-down bed, a shower room, separate lavatory and a garden level terrace for the suites located on the ground floor and a spacious balcony for the suites on the upper floor with magnificent view of the exotic lush garden.

Presidential Suite: Same amenities as Deluxe Suite plus kitchenette and spacious bathroom. Occupancy: 2 adults + 1 child under 12