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

  • Bar
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Families
  • Kids Club
  • Teen Club
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Fitness Centre/Gym
  • Laundry Service
  • Internet Access
  • Beachfront location

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: Buffet breakfast and dinner at Show Restaurant or set menu dinner at Playa Restaurant. Lunch at the Chef's Truck, B-Bar, ice cream parlour and Playa Restaurant (picnic basket available for customers on an excursion, prebookable 24 hours in advance). Afternoon tea served at B-Bar from 3:00pm-5:00pm. A wide selection of drinks (soft drinks, tea, coffee, beers, wines, juices, mineral water, cocktails, and spirits). Mini-bar (water, juices & 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.

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. LUX* Me 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. Mountain bikes (including 2 short bike tours). World-class golf course close by*. PLAY 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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Sep 21, 2020 481yamirab

Good times spent at tamassa. Service was good. Animation was excellent. Special thanks to all the staffs. Thks to Mr Mahesh and Mr Sandiren.food was good. A big big thank to the staffs of kids club and santosha.
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Sep 21, 2020 129shaheenb Mauritius

Wow it was just amazing All the chef especially MAHESH and other pastry chef was so welcoming and the food was so yummy.. I wish to thank Mrs Dilshad also for her warm services On top of all I recommend all mauritian to visit Tamassa hotel Thanks again all the team Wish u all the best in your work Mrs Shaheen Timol and Families
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Sep 21, 2020 Tastetraverler123

Tamassa is the best place to enjoy with familly, friends, couples. The receptionist the manager the house keeping the chef the barman all are friendly have good manner too go there to have a good time.😍😍😍 Love u all in Tamassa 😘
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Sep 21, 2020 nigaarj2019

Our stay at Tamassa has been amazing....good job Tamassa team to keep the guest pepped up all through their stay..the animation team did a great job!! Special thanks to Chef Mahesh who made us naaan...Aditya who made great pizzas...Altaaf for getting the piping hot tea on the dot to the table... @Chef Mahesh....well engineered menu for the… Read more
Our stay at Tamassa has been amazing....good job Tamassa team to keep the guest pepped up all through their stay..the animation team did a great job!! Special thanks to Chef Mahesh who made us naaan...Aditya who made great pizzas...Altaaf for getting the piping hot tea on the dot to the table... @Chef Mahesh....well engineered menu for the buffet!! Hope we meet soon.. Kindly upgrade the bedding... Read less
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Sep 20, 2020 631teenas

Had a very nice time at the resort. Thanks to Mrs Hemlata, Mr Nisant, and all the staffs who always had a smile on their face. Good food, clean swimming pools, clean rooms and a very relaxing atmosphere. Will definitely come back...