The Sands resort is located on a beautiful white sandy beach on the west coast of Mauritius. It boasts fantastic views across the lagoon and Tamarind Bay to the Le Morne Mountains. The resort is a relatively small resort with just 93 rooms, all of which are sea-facing, and has an intimate and friendly atmosphere that will appeal to those looking for a quiet relaxing holiday. The resort is perfect for couples, honeymooners or for those celebrating an anniversary or a special occasion.

Spend your day relaxing by the pool or find a quiet spot on the pristine beach and enjoy the gentle sounds created by the lapping of the waves. The Indian Ocean is renowned for its colourful coral reef and its abundant marine life; discover it by taking a trip in the glass bottom boat, by snorkelling or for the more adventurous try scuba diving, available from the Padi dive centre. After all the activities, unwind with a massage or a facial at the resorts Spa, a haven of peace where you will enjoy being pampered in relaxing surroundings. The resort has two restaurants including a fine dining option, after a romantic candlelit dinner enjoy regular entertainment such as live bands and cultural shows.

Location Details

The Sands resort is located on a beautiful white sandy beach on the west coast of Mauritius. The quaint village of Flic en Flac is a 5 minute drive a well worth a visit and the airport is approximately an hour drive.

Facilities Summary

» Newly opened 18-hole, par-72 championship golf course, Tamarina Golf Club, only 15 mins drive away offering special rates for guests.
» Tamarind Terrace restaurant features a selection of international cuisine and Mauritian specialities
» Spices is a fine dining restaurant open everyday for dinner and serving an A La Carte menu with flavours and spices of the Indian Ocean
» Dolphin Bar – facing the scenic Tamarin Bay is open daily up to 00h30.
» Swimming pool
» Watersport (most FREE) – water skiing, sailing, pedalcraft, kayak, glass bottom boat, Windsurfing, snorkelling
» Sports with suppliment – PADI diving centre, dolphin watch trips by boat, bicycle, big game fishing
» Floodlit tennis courts
» Beach volley
» Game room
» Fitness centre
» Evening entertainment – band and show several nights a week


A haven of peace where aromatic scents blend with exoticism… hammam, sauna, massage, facial care will carry you in a realm of well-being


Discounted golfing at the near by Tamarina Golf Estate with an 18 hole championship golf course, a Golf Club House, a Beach House, a welcome centre, a Spa and other sports facilities. This newly opened 18-hole, par-72 championship golf course is only 15 mins drive away offering special rates for guests.

Wedding & Honeymoon

Great venue for weddings.

Room Types and Facilities Summary

Deluxe Room: The 93 sea facing deluxe rooms with sitting area and large living space.

» balcony or terrace with sea view
» all rooms are deluxe rooms
» five sets of interconnecting rooms
» air-conditioning
» direct dial telephone with voice mail system
» electronic safe
» mini bar
» TV with local channels
» tea/coffee making facilities
» Large bathroom with separate shower cabin equipped with hair dryer and a walk-in dressing
» Room service serving beverages, light meals and snacks is available throughout the day