About Blue Bay Beach
Mauritius is often considered one of the most well loved tourist's destinations in the world. The country is known for its pristine landscapes and beaches where you get a chance to truly be one with nature. Mauritius has many famous beaches and one of the very popular ones is the Blue Bay Beach located near the town of Mahebourg. It is just a short distance away from the airport too. Being one of the larger towns the beach does get a little crowded on the weekends but on weekdays you should ideally be able to find your own spot where you get to sit and enjoy your stay at the beach. The Blue Bay Beach is located on the south east coast of the island and is easily approachable from Mahebourg. One of the most striking features of the blue bay beach is its crystal clear waters with the light tinge of blue that gives it a feeling of glow and purity.
The beach has very soft powder like sand and is a great place where you can sunbathe lying down with a book in hand and try delicious food that nourish you palette. Or you could go snorkeling in the crystal waters and enjoys the visuals of the marine life and the coral reefs. The studies have identified more than 50 different types of corals and many different types of marine life in the waters of the Blue bay Beach.
The beach is also a very well maintained and peaceful place. There are plenty of food outlets where you get food like burgers, fries, sandwiches etc. many local shops are also located where you can buy artifacts and collect souvenirs. The place is also safe with police patrols that are stationed at the vicinity.
There are many hotels that are located close to the Blue Bay Beach. One of the closest is the Pingouinvillas which is just a few meters away from the beach. The hotel is well furnished and offers good clean service at affordable rates. The restaurants offer great food including barbecued items and have generated good word of mouth over past few years. You could also try hotels like the Blue lagoon beach hotel, Shandrani Resort and Spa or the Paradise Beach hotel which all are just couple of kms away from the beach and all offer good value for money.
Blue Bay Beach Photos
Blue Bay Beach Hotels