Mauritius certainly offers you a delightful holiday destination, with its picturesque beaches and relaxing lifestyle. But if you’re looking to do more than let time drift slowly by, get ready to discover a thrilling nightlife scene!
The warm tropical nights are ideal for exploring the island nation’s variety of exciting nightclubs, trendy bars, classy lounges, and vibrant restaurants. While its pristine beaches, incredible diving, magnificent golf courses, luxury resorts, and shopping draw crowds all year round, Mauritius’ nightlife is just another one of its alluring treasures!
Time to freshen up and have a party at the island’s night-time hotspots. Take a look at the top venues to enjoy the warm nights that Mauritius offers.
Where to sit back, relax with a drink, and enjoy live music
1. Big Willy’s
Sports fanatics should definitely head to Big Willy’s, a sports bar in Tamarin Bay. Watch an exciting game on one of their three screens, including two huge ones in their outer area. Enjoy their spacious interior, which includes two bars and two dance floors. On Friday and Saturday nights, make sure you’re there to experience an exciting taste of Mauritius nightlife, with live music and talented DJs.
|Address:||Le Barachois, Tamarin Bay, Tamarin|
|Phone:||+230 483 7400|
|Hours:||Tues to Thurs, 11:00 – 22:00
Fri, 11:00 – 23:00
Sat, 00:00 – 23:00
This place in Avenue Petite Marie, Flic en Flac, is where you can simply let loose and chill out with relaxing cold drinks, delicious finger food, and live entertainment. Enjoy the laid-back environment, light and friendly ambience, and sit back and watch colourful dance performances. You’ll find it nearly impossible to stay off the dancefloor! Kenzibar can get pretty packed during the peak season, so we suggest making a booking if you’re a large group. Cash is king at this establishment, so leave your cards at home.
|Address:||Avenue Petite Marie, Flic En Flac, Black River|
|Phone:||+230 739 6827|
|Hours:||18:00 – 00:00|
Indulge yourself in the laidback setting offered at Zoobar in Quatre Bornes. There’s no dress code, promising you a venue where you can just relax and be yourself. Enjoy their Indian-style cuisine and delicious cocktails along with a casual ambience. A fine dish you must try is the Bouillon Crabes Crab Bouillon, a creamy and spicy meal best accompanied by a refreshing beer or fine whiskey.
|Address:||St Jean Road, Quatre Bornes|
|Phone:||+230 465 4049|
|Hours:||18:00 – 01:30|
For beer lovers, this is a place you must visit! Explore Lambic in Port Louis, which sits in a 19th-century colonial warehouse. Try out their incredible variety that includes 70 different kinds of freshly0brewed beer. These craft beers include specialities from America, Belgium, Germany, Napa, and Portugal. If you’re hungry, indulge yourself in the beerhouse’s exceptional beer-battered fish!
|Address:||St Georges Street, Port Louis|
|Phone:||+230 212 6011|
|Hours:||Mon to Thurs, 09:30 – 22:00
Fri, 09:30 – 23:00
Sat, 13:00 – 22:00
Where you can party the rest of the night away
1. C Beach Club
Last, but certainly not least, is the first beach club in Mauritius! C Beach Club, in Bel Ombre, is a playground for the classy and elegant crowd. It’s the place to enjoy chic music in a charming setting, with a huge sparkling pool facing the Indian Ocean, guaranteeing a great spot for stunning sunsets. Treat your taste buds to the club’s Italian buffet and don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity to dine on the beach. Make sure you make a reservation to get a table.
|Address:||Domaine de Bel Ombre, B9, Bel Ombre 742CU001|
|Phone:||+230 605 5400|
|Hours:||10:00 – 23:00|
2. Banana Beach Club
Many travellers say this is the most popular club on the island and a great way to discover Mauritius’ nightlife! Situated along Grand Baie, the venue includes banana-style décor, with banana tree replicas and lighting. Satisfy your appetite with the hotspot’s tasty food, great cocktails, cosy ambience, and exciting live entertainment. You can book a table in advance, or you can simply walk in. You’re welcome to pay by cash or card.
|Address:||Route Royale, Grand Baie|
|Phone:||+230 263 0326|
|Hours:||Mon – Sat, 16:00 – 00:00|
3. Les Enfants Terribles
Known as “LET” to the locals, the modern Les Enfants Terribles is a chic and contemporary club situated in Grand Baie. Tending to draw a much fancier crowd, the establishment is well known for hosting numerous private events and special parties with live entertainment courtesy of world-class DJs. Entry into the club is free, but there may be a cover charge for special events.
|Address:||B13, Grand Baie|
|Phone:||+230 263 8117|
|Hours:||Fri – Sat, 22:30 – 06:00|
4. 55 Lounge Club
Situated in the popular Grand Baie, 55 Lounge Club offers you the Mauritius nightlife experience with a charming interior, with rich décor in violet and red, and life-size posters of famous personalities. There’s live entertainment for you to enjoy and the club has been graced with the presence of many a famed, international musician. Popular acts in the past include DJ Ferguson, Think Aloud, and DJ Wiky. Make sure to try the mushroom brûlée and mezze platter, some of 55 Lounge Club’s outstanding dishes. 55 Lounge Club takes bookings in advance and is a great place for groups and parties. Payment options include cash and card.
|Address:||La Croisette, B45 Twenty-Foot Road, Grand Baie|
|Phone:||+230 5478 0876|
|Hours:||Wed, 22:00 – 17:00
Fri to Sat, 23:00 – 05:00
Now that you know about the top spots to enjoy the Mauritius nightlife, start packing your bags! Find out the best time to visit Mauritius and start planning your next holiday. Whether it’s a romantic getaway or a family vacation, we have a variety of holiday packages to suit you.
Do you know of another great place to experience the Mauritius nightlife? Let us know in the comments.