Destination guide

The charming area of Grand Bay awaits your stay

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Grand Bay. Travellers to this romantic city praise the shopping, sporting events and restaurants. Grand Bay Beach and Trou aux Biches Beach are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Grand Bay

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Grand Bay has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blue Water Diving Center (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • The Chateau de Labourdonnais Orchards (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Mauritius Aquarium (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Belle Mare Plage Golf Club - The Links (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Grand Bay

Travellers enjoy Grand Bay for its boating. If you're planning a holiday around the weather, February, January, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 29°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Grand Bay

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Grand Bay is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Grand Bay Beach (0.1 mi / 0.1 km)
  • Trou aux Biches Beach (2.9 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Pamplemousses Botanical Garden (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Merville Beach (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • Pereybere Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Mont Choisy Beach (1.8 mi / 3 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Grand Bay

The nearest airport is in Mahebourg (MRU-Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Intl.), located 29.5 mi (47.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Grand Baie?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 748 holiday rentals near Grand Baie. From 229 Villas to 109 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Grand Baie for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Grand Baie?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Grand Baie:

  • Pereybere: 258 holiday homes
  • Pointe aux Cannoniers: 70 holiday homes
  • Safeland: 231 holiday homes
  • Wolmar: 181 holiday homes
  • Morcellement Raffray: 35 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Grand Baie?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Grand Baie. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Pereybere Beach: 859 holiday rentals
  • Blue Water Diving Center: 892 holiday rentals
  • Grand Bay Beach: 896 holiday rentals
  • Shiv Kalyan Vath Mandir: 890 holiday rentals
  • Grand Bay Shopping Center: 904 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Grand Baie listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Grand Baie?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 229 Villas in Grand Baie. Our other popular types of Grand Baie holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 109 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 330 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 25 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Studios and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Grand Baie?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 474 holiday homes with pool available in Grand Baie. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.