JW Marriott Mauritius Resort, Le Méridien Ile Maurice and The Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa Mauritius, operating under the franchise license of Marriott International is gearing up for an unforgettable festive holiday season. From fine dining with all the trimmings to barefoot beach barbecues and high-octane activities on powder soft beaches, there’s something for every family member to enjoy.
Fairy Land Vibes and Magical Encounters at JW Marriott Mauritius Resort
Step into another realm of enchantment and mystery as JW Marriott Mauritius Resort embraces fantasy and wonder with “Fairy Land – A Magical Encounter”, inspired by the fascinating appeal of The Greatest Showman. Beginning the Christmas cheer is the timeless Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony and Christmas Market that marks the official start of the festive celebrations on 22 December. The following days will be brimming with activities including whimsical arts and crafts classes, gingerbread house decorating competitions, an enchanted Forest Walk and the much anticipated Santa’s Workshop Adventure, a highlight for every guest.
On New Year’s Eve enjoy an enthralling dinner cirque extravaganza combining the grandeur of cabaret, the marvel of magic, the excitement of the circus and the whimsy of fairytales housed in a crystal-lit burlesque Big Top tent on the beach. The glitter-dusted evening culminates in a fireworks display at midnight and dancing till dawn.
Roll on the 1920’s at Le Méridien Ile Maurice
Festive Season celebrations at Le Méridien Ile Maurice offer holidaymakers an entirely different experience as hot, sultry nights season the festive mix. Celebrate the good life. Take a flight of fancy and try different wine flights on 21 December at the Cellar. Toast the start of the new year with gin – in a classic G&T, a gin martini or neat at the BeGin night by Joao at Waves on 27 December. Stimulate your visual and taste senses with dramatic teppanyaki cooking displays at Jade Restaurant and enjoy a spirited, after-hours Christmas Magic Dance Party at Latitude 20 Bar on 25 December.
Usher in the New Year on 31 December with a sparkling “Gatsby Affair” gala dinner celebration accompanied by all the razzle and dazzle Le Méridien Ile Maurice is famous for. Be transported to the roaring 1920’s, the age of jazz, flappers and the dashing Great Gatsby. The glamourous evening celebration includes live entertainment, an impressive pyrotechnic display plus a culinary feast accompanied by flowing wine and Champagne.
Embark on a vibrant and colourful cultural journey at The Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa, Mauritius
Every day of the season of togetherness and festivity will bring with it a time of celebration and exploration at The Westin Turtle Bay Resort & Spa Mauritius. Guests will delight in unforgettable experiences that will leave them with everlasting memories as the resort celebrates the cultural melting pot that embodies Mauritius, honouring the world’s most famous and vibrant festivals from Arabia, India, France and Japan to name a few. Indulge in authentic cuisine that represents the essence of each festival. Watch mesmerising performances that capture the spirit of each festival and engage in traditional rituals and folklore from across the globe. “Festivals of the World” will enrich the spirit with moments that will last a lifetime, such as the floating lanterns during Japan’s Obon Festival, the traditional lion dance of the Chinese Spring Festival and the masquerade ball during Mardi Gras.
Be part of the celebrations at the Saint Sylvester Glitter and Bubbles New Year’s Eve party at Mystique Beach, dance the night away and see in the New Year in the best possible way. January 6th marks Three Kings Day, a holiday celebrated in most Spanish speaking countries. Celebrate the traditional Christian feast day of Epiphany honouring the biblical nativity story of the three wise men.