Tamassa

Mauritius, Indian Ocean

The hotel

Nestling on the soft sands of beautiful Bel Ombre, Tamassa offers multiple activities and is ideal for both couples and young families. Radiating a playful energy, this exceptional all inclusive resort features a sleek, contemporary design with clean lines, airy spaces and modern, beautifully furnished accommodation – each with a spacious terrace or balcony facing the ocean. Surrounded by expansive tropical gardens that lead down to the gleaming white shoreline, enjoy a range of complimentary water sports or pay a little extra for scuba diving, speedboat rides and deep-sea fishing. Land-based activities also abound or take a drive along a scenic coastal road to the UNESCO World Heritage Site at Le Morne or the Black River Gorges National Park, both perfect for hiking and biking. When it comes to dining, discover the finest island-style burgers and wraps at the Chef's Truck, treat yourself to a homemade ice cream at the ice cream parlour, savour Mediterranean delights at the beachfront Playa Restaurant and enjoy buffet dishes from the open kitchen at Show Restaurant. You won't be disappointed.

Amenities

  • Bicycle Rental
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Kids Club
  • Teen Club
  • Families
  • Bar
  • Fitness Centre/Gym

Where is it

Set in Bel Ombre on the southwest coast of Mauritius. Transfer time from Mauritius International Airport: approximately 1 hour 15 minutes. Please note that if taking a seat in coach this may be longer depending on how many hotel stops are en route.

Hotel information

214 rooms in 3 crescents, set around the swimming pools. All sea-facing with balcony or terrace, air-conditioning, ceiling fan, flat-screen satellite TV, kettle and tea/coffee-making facilities, mini-bar*, safe and hairdryer. Standard Rooms with 1 queen-size bed, sleeping maximum 2 adults and 1 child/teen.

All Inclusive of: breakfast at Show, lunch at Playa and dinner at either Show or Playa. Afternoon tea served at B-Bar from 3:30pm-5:00pm. A wide selection of drinks (soft drinks, tea, coffee, beers, wines, juices, mineral water, cocktails, and spirits). Mini-bar (water, juices and soft drinks, beers, replenished once per day). Beach service and poolside service. 24-hour room service (tray charges apply). Yoga and stretching classes, access to sauna, steam room, plunge pool and spa garden during treatments (adult only). Unlimited water-skiing, glass-bottom boat trip, snorkelling, windsurfing, kayaks, pedal boats, sailing boats, as per the hotel's schedule and weather conditions. Unlimited access to fitness centre, floodlit tennis courts, table tennis, bocce balls, beach volleyball as per the hotel schedule. Kids' club. Live music, Mauritian dance shows, disco and cinema.

Please note: for guests staying in a Standard Room, All Inclusive starts on arrival and finishes at 12noon on day of departure. For guests staying in a Superior Room, Beach Room or Family Deluxe Room, All Inclusive starts on arrival and finishes upon departure from hotel.

Superior Rooms are set within the resorts gardens and have 1 queen-size bed or twin beds, sleeping maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Beach Rooms have beachfront access, iHome radio with USB music dock, and coffee plunger, with 1 queen-size bed plus rollaway bed, sleeping maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child/teen. Beach bag with sarong, T-shirt and slippers provided.

Family Deluxe Rooms are interconnecting, with 1 king-size bed, plus bunk beds in a separate, small air-conditioned room with its own toilet, sleeping maximum 2 adults and 3 children or 2 adults, 1 teen and 2 children.

Show Restaurant (open kitchen and buffet breakfasts and dinners), Playa Restaurant (à la carte lunch and dinner on the beach), B-Bar (all-day poolside drinks and lunches, with TV screen), food truck (lunchtime burgers and snacks) and ice cream parlour (open during lunchtimes). Jalsa nighclub (open Wed, Fri, Sat). 4 swimming pools, including main pool and quiet zone pool. Santosha Mindful Wellness spa* with Jacuzzi, steam room and sauna. Fitness Centre*. Complimentary water sports including kayaking, sailing, snorkelling, pedal boats and water-skiing. Kitesurfing*. Speedboat rides*. Deep-sea fishing*. Ski tube rides*. Scuba diving*. Floodlit tennis courts (tennis balls*), beach volleyball, boules, table tennis. Billiard tables and games machines. Lawn games. Mountain bikes (including 2 short bike tours). World-class golf course close by*. TamTam kids club (3-11 years, 9:00am-10:00pm. Children under 3 years with a parent or babysitter). Studio 17 teens club (12-17 years, 9:00am-10:00pm). Babysitting*. Outdoor cinema (twice per week, weather permitting). Laundry/dry-cleaning service*. 24-hour room service*. Complimentary WiFi within the resort.

Good general access for guests who are able to walk short distances and can manage up to six steps. For more information and contact details please check out our Special Assistance page

7 nights in Beach Rooms.

3 nights for stays over 31 Dec.

* Denotes local charge.

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Image of the Tripadvisor rating One of the best - highly recommended!

Oct 24, 2021 Nami_Ragoobar18

Excellent hotel with excellent Hospitality, extremely clean & comfortable . Upon arrival we were warmly welcomed by the friendly reception staff Mahima. We would like to extend our gratitude to Mahima for helping us realizing my mum’s birthday surprise for the special decoration in the room upon request. The front office manager Nishad was very… Read more
Excellent hotel with excellent Hospitality, extremely clean & comfortable . Upon arrival we were warmly welcomed by the friendly reception staff Mahima. We would like to extend our gratitude to Mahima for helping us realizing my mum’s birthday surprise for the special decoration in the room upon request. The front office manager Nishad was very friendly and we are grateful to him for late checkout. Extending our appreciation to the FnB manager Mr Vinesh for his approach. Think highly for the bar team, special thanks to Shubhum and Nirma. Bravo to the kitchen team the food was excellent. Kudos to the entertainment team, we had so much fun. Would definetely recommend this hotel to everybody! It's a true of excellent hospitality. Thank you again the Tamassa Team for going just that little step extra for the guests! We are always very happy to visit your hotel repeatedly. Keep the excellent work. Read less
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Oct 24, 2021 melaniebP1080MU

Best holidays at Tamassa, Special thanks to Chef Mahesh Prabhu and Mr Jean Marc,Linley, all the staff and of course all the managers..my family and myself want to thank everyone.......................
Image of the Tripadvisor rating Memorable experience

Oct 24, 2021 Vedhna L

First stay is always the unforgettable one & my personal thanks to Mr Vikash Somanah for recommending the best hotel stay. Mr Vinesh, the F&B Manager, for being such a great host and taking care of everything so diligently. The barmen for their energetic smile & convos (big up to Mr Kavish & Mr Avissen at main bar). And, all the staff members,… Read more
First stay is always the unforgettable one & my personal thanks to Mr Vikash Somanah for recommending the best hotel stay. Mr Vinesh, the F&B Manager, for being such a great host and taking care of everything so diligently. The barmen for their energetic smile & convos (big up to Mr Kavish & Mr Avissen at main bar). And, all the staff members, keep it the great work. Surely we’ll meet again. Read less
Image of the Tripadvisor rating Excellent time with my wife

Oct 24, 2021 757jeetg

I really want to thank each and every department doing a wonderful job KITCHEN CHEF MAHESH is someone very busy at taking care of each and every guest by making sure we are enjoying our food , Bravo to whole kitchen team RESTAURANT Special thanks to Mr Vinesh (asst. Food & beverage manager also doing a very good job he never hesitate to approach,… Read more
I really want to thank each and every department doing a wonderful job KITCHEN CHEF MAHESH is someone very busy at taking care of each and every guest by making sure we are enjoying our food , Bravo to whole kitchen team RESTAURANT Special thanks to Mr Vinesh (asst. Food & beverage manager also doing a very good job he never hesitate to approach, he is always there to listen of the detail and demanding of his guest Bravo again to whole Restaurant and special thanks to swadesh GARDEN It was not possible for us to spend a good time without the clean and tidy place and gardening BRAVO Also to the whole garden team HOUSEKEEPING Mr Ram you are really a gem for this hotel special thanks to your teamb SPA YOU really make my & My wife day with God gifted hand JAYSHREE, it encourage me to come back again thank you and SOUZELLA who was really very helpful to us Read less
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Oct 22, 2021 ryanjC7066PQ

I spent a lovely moment with the Tamassa team, as every year i selected an Hotel to celebrate my wife birthday, i have been surprised of my choice. For the Restaurant i give 5-Star, Entertainment 5-Star , Customer Service 5-Star