Le Canonnier Hotel
Fine cuisine, wellbeing and adventure await – as do some of the best value all-inclusive holiday packages in Mauritius. Discover luxury, Le Canonnier-style with Beachcomber Hotels.
Mauritian history is all around you at Le Canonnier. This friendly, welcoming resort sits on a picturesque peninsula that was once home to a fortress. Today, its position means two beaches, lush gardens and spectacular views wherever you look.
Although close to the energy and entertainment of Grand Baie, Le Canonnier's relaxing, naturally inspired rooms could be a world away. Even the Wellness Centre is in the trees. With a busy programme of water and land-based activities, fine dining and a magical setting, make Le Canonnier your luxury family hotel in Mauritius.
Upgrade to all-inclusive: Stunning value and the freedom to inter-dine at the nearby Le Mauricia makes all-inclusive at Le Canonnier one of Mauritius' best value luxury holidays.
Tropical gardens and rolling Indian Ocean waves are the views from Le Canonnier's beautifully appointed rooms. Natural woods, neutral colours and tasteful décor ensure each room feels light, airy and welcoming. Explore some of Mauritius' finest accommodation options here.
All rooms, apartments and suites include:
- Individually controlled air-conditioning
- Private bathroom with bathtub, shower and WC (no bathtub in Standard Rooms)
- International direct dialling telephone
- Television with satellite channels
- Complimentary tea & coffee facilities
A no smoking hotel: Le Canonnier, Mauritius operates a no smoking policy throughout its suites, restaurants, bars and public areas
48 Standard sea facing rooms and 56 garden facing rooms, each with private terrace or balcony overlooking lush tropical gardens, the pool or the sea. Each Standard Room is tastefully, stylishly furnished and has an en-suite bathroom with shower.
Max Occupancy: 2 Adults & 1 Child under 6 years
Room Size: 24 sqm
A memorable family holiday in Mauritius starts with the perfect family apartment. Le Canonnier's 20 garden-facing Family Apartments each have two spacious bedrooms, one with a double bed and en- suite bathroom with bath and shower; the second with twin beds (and space for a third) and en-suite shower room. A spacious terrace provides room for outdoor living overlooking the tropical gardens.
Max Occupancy: 2 Adults & 3 Children
Room Size: 80 sqm
Dining at Le Canonnier is a tempting choice of two superb restaurants on site, and a further 2 restaurants at sister hotel Le Mauricia. There's a bustling bar serving snacks throughout the day too. Please note that, on occasion, Le Mauricia may restrict dining to Le Mauricia guests only.
Meal plan: Choose from breakfast and evening meal or the superb value all-inclusive option. Dinner is either buffet or chef's daily menu in selected restaurants only with á la carte dishes available at a supplement. Occasionally a restaurant may close for a group booking.
Day: Casual is fine.
Evening: Restaurants prefer guests to be smart-casual - shirts and trousers (full length) for the men please.
There's a distinctly tropical feel to Le Frangipanier. Yet despite the surrounding coconut palms, Le Canonnier's main restaurant has an ever-changing roster of buffets, starting with an American-style breakfast each morning. The theme of each dinner changes, and there's a separate kids corner with its own mini-buffet.
Breakfast is served 7.30am to 10.00am, lunch 12.30pm to 3.00pm and dinner 6.30pm to 9.30pm.
The colonial setting of this elegant restaurant is the perfect location for a grand lunch or dinner accompanied by views out to sea and across to the northern islets. A la carte lunch from 12.30pm to 2.30pm. Dinner, by reservation only, 6.30pm and 9.30pm. Seats 120.
A cosy Italian restaurant next to Le Frangipanier, serving a chef's daily menu and á la carte. Open for dinner 7.30pm to 9.30pm. Seats 40.
It's the garden location that gives Le Planteur its relaxed, tropical ambience. Serves drinks and snacks during the day. Open from 9.30am to 11.30pm.
Le Navigateur Bar
Bar open from 10.30am to 2.00am. From 11.30, the bar becomes Le Canonnier's dance venue.
From the moment you arrive to the moment you depart, every second you spend at Le Canonnier Hotel, Mauritius is all inclusive (whatever your check in/out time). Here's what's included in your package:
Dining, Meals and Snacks
- Breakfast at the resort's main restaurant
- Lunch in a choice of two restaurants
- Dinner in a choice of three restaurants
- Pancakes served between 4.00pm-6.00pm
- Sandwiches in all bars between 10.00am-4.00pm
- Picnic basket for a day of island exploring
- Selected drinks from the mini bar
- Unlimited wines (carafe) during lunch and dinner
- Unlimited selected, soft & alcoholic local brand drinks from the bar lists between 9.00am-11.00pm
- Your all inclusive package also entitles you to enjoy the facilities at Le Mauricia
Sports, Relaxation and Children's Clubs
- A wide range of land sports including tennis, volleyball, archery and yoga.
- Water sports including unlimited water-skiing, glass bottomed boats, pedaloes, kayaks, snorkelling and sailing (lasers)
- Bob Marlin Mini Club for children aged 3 to 12 years
At an additional charge
- Speciality wines, spirits and beverages outside the all-inclusive selection
- Room service
- A la carte items from the restaurant menus
- Laundry and dry cleaning
- Telephone, fax, internet and postal services
- Items from hotel's boutiques
- Mountain bike hire, scuba diving, deep sea fishing, under sea walks and catamaran cruises, tennis balls.
- Treatments at the Wellness Centre
Wellbeing starts with a tranquil location. At Le Canonnier's Wellness Centre, you'll find treatment rooms built in and around the branches of a mighty banyan tree. There's no more inspirational a location for a massage.
Like all Beachcomber Hotels, staying at Le Canonnier entitles you to enjoy a huge range of land and water activities - including water-skiing – for free.
Challenge yourself to tennis on one of 3 floodlit hardcourts. Head tennis racket hire is complimentary, with just the balls to purchase.
Try your hand at volleyball, table tennis, archery or bocciball (similar to boules or petanque) – all included in the price of your stay. Mountain bikes are available for hire, so you can explore the area at your leisure.
Although there is no gym at Le Canonnier, you are welcome to use the facilities at Le Mauricia, just 5 minutes from the hotel by taxi.
The gentle, inviting waters of Mauritius make for the perfect aquatic playground. Sailing, water-skiing, windsurfing, glass bottom boat trips, snorkelling, kayaks and pedal boats are all complimentary while you are staying at Le Canonnier.
The hotel also offers weekly sailing and windsurfing lessons.
Mauritius Deep Sea Fishing
In season, there's spectacular deep sea fishing to be had in Mauritius' waters. We recommend a fishing charter company in Black River (in the south-west of the island) for half and full day trips on fully equipped specialist fishing boats. For more information on boats and prices and to make a reservation, please call or email us.
Le Canonnier's on-site CMAS and PADI affiliated Dive Centre runs an exciting dive programme, with excursions to a number of good sites, all within 20 minutes' boat ride of the hotel.
Beachcomber Hotels work hard to create a family holiday on Mauritius tailored to every member of the family. The Bob Marlin Mini Club at Le Canonnier is the perfect way to keep younger members of the family entertained. With the old peninsula lighthouse as one of the mini-club venues, you'll find a daily programme of indoor and outdoor activities offering an energising mix of the fun and educational.
The club is free and welcomes children aged 3 - 12 years, 7 days a week, 9.00am – 10.30pm.
The mini club is run by qualified professionals, and activities are designed with flexibility in mind, so while you're relaxing the children can enjoy as much as they like, but they'll always be free to join you for whenever family time beckons.
Under 3s must be accompanied by an adult or baby sitter.
In the Bob Marlin Mini-Club provides the following:
- Indoor games
- Personalised welcome (registration and information)
- Gift on arrival
- Entertainment and shows
- Organisation of birthday parties
- DVD/CD player
- First aid kit
- Nurse on premises or doctor within immediate proximity
- Babysitters are available - 24 hours advanced notice required - bookings to be made at Reception - transport at guests' charge.