LUX* Grand Gaube

Grand Gaube

211 per day

Starting Based on 2-3 people

  • Category: Resort
  • Location: Seaside
  • Standard: Luxurious
  • Style: Boutique

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The LUX* Grand Gaube is on Mauritius’s quieter, less developed north coast and exudes the chilled-out vibe that seems to be unique to this part of the island. Small clusters of neat and airy hotel rooms overlook the three calm bays around which the resort is built. There are three swimming pools, but the sea is so warm and shallow, even quite far out, that swimming amongst the tropical fishes is just as appealing from one of the three onsite beaches. From the main buffet-style restaurant to the seafood establishment on the beach and the ice-cream shop in the gardens, the food is top-notch. If you’re lucky, you might chance upon the pop-up cocktail bar. The spa is fantastic too. The all-inclusive water sports on offer could keep active types busy from dawn till dusk, and there is also tennis, cycling, yoga, and golf. Kids love the well-organized kids’ club, with activities through the night tailored for different ages. Daily programs are available for adults and children, including themed evening entertainment.

Favorite Features

  • Baby Ready: Crib and highchair available
  • Toddler Fun: Plenty of open areas for kids to run around
  • School Age Action: Kids’ club and age-appropriate activities for ages 3-11
  • Cool For Teens: Teens club and age-appropriate activities for ages 11-12
  • Wonderful outdoor spaces, including 3 beaches and 3 swimming pools
  • Fantastic spa and fitness classes
  • Long list of free land and water things to do
  • Despite long list of activities, overall ambiance is quiet and relaxing
  • Top-notch dining

Families Should Know

  • Swimming pools are not fenced or heated
  • 1 hour and 15 minute drive from the Mauritius airport
  • Quiet location
  • Children/teens in their own room get a discount
  • Free WIFI rooms and public areas
  • Free international calls
  • Golf driving range onsite; easy access to local golf courses
  • Rooms not officially designated as disabled accessible
  • Babysitting starts at 300 MUR per hour (approximately $US 10/€7 per hour)
  • All-inclusive rates available

Ciao Bambino Recommends For Ages:

  • Baby Ready
  • Toddler Fun
  • School Age Action
  • Cool for Teens

More To Know & Do

Sports + Activities

  • swimming
  • cycling
  • tennis
  • golf
  • waterskiing
  • swimming with dolphins
  • kite-surfing
  • fishing
  • kayaking
  • pedal boats
  • glass-bottom boat trips
  • wind surfing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • volleyball
  • ping pong

Local Excursions

  • Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Botanical Garden
  • Sugar Plantation tours
  • Frédérica Nature Reserve
  • Casela Nature and Leisure Park
  • Charamel Falls
  • Deux Cocos Islands Tea Route
  • Black River Gorges National Park


  • rooms, suites, and 2-bedroom villa
  • air-conditioning
  • mini-fridge/safe/hair dryer
  • private garden or terrace
  • private swimming pool/gardens villa only
  • WIFI in rooms and public areas
  • daily housekeeping
  • room service
  • 4 restaurants/bar
  • spa and fitness classes
  • 3 swimming pools
  • tennis courts
  • cake decorating bars
  • beach volleyball/ping pong
  • water sports equipment
  • kids’ club for ages 3-11 and teen club for ages 12-17
  • concierge
  • babysitting on request