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Blue Bay Beach

Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius
+230 5756 1954
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excellent snorkling

Blue bay has excellent snorkling, a descent beach and pleasant atmosphere. It is near the airport... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Voorburg, The Netherlands
nice public beach

great beach with a vibrant atmosphere, bbq's grilled and lots of locals will gather here on the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Pune, India
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Pointe d'Esny, Mauritius
+230 5756 1954
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Blue bay has excellent snorkling, a descent beach and pleasant atmosphere. It is near the airport and the few flights in day time make a lot of noise. There a good restaurants.

Thank Haelen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great beach with a vibrant atmosphere, bbq's grilled and lots of locals will gather here on the weekends.

Thank nkshirsagar
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Clean beach, plenty of space near the water despite visiting on a public holiday, gorgeous clear water and a well marked swimming area with lifeguards. Good toilet and shower facilities and several food and drink stalls set up. Lots of water sports to watch as...More

Thank Lesleyfish
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This beach is very local, where really more local hang than other beaches visited. There are also plenty of hawkers selling glass boat rides etc. Remember that speed boating destroy corals. I went snorkelling from here towards Blue Beryl Guest house jetty and it looked...More

Thank mWrite
Reviewed 17 October 2017

very beatiful public beach where also lot of people from mauritius are. We also went on a boat for snorkling, we also saw a lot, but the coralls were more or less all dead, prob just a mater of time before the fish there will...More

Thank swisslasy
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I came here for snorkeling, since "Marine Park" sounded like a protected area and thus nice colorful coral and fish. Unfortunately, the expression Marine Park is a bad joke. I assume they just keep it for business matters, as I didn't see any living coral....More

Thank tek90ka
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Although underwater you have fantastic snorkling (with a boat only) for good beach options go elsewhere. We've been there twice to go snorkling, and there it smells a bit like 'cat litter tray' as soon as you come close to the road (beach is ok)....More

Thank MT20142014
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Nice place to swim, beautiful beach. and also a marine park. do some diving and enjoy the marine life.

Thank IronMuZz
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Blue Bay is a perfect beach to visit with family. clear water and not to deep. kids will enjoy the "swimingpool like" beach.

Thank Vicky V
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Speedboat trip. Visited Blue Bay to take Aqua Soliel speedboat trip to Ill Aux Cerf. Fabio and his team were excellent. BBQ lunch on deserted beach. Great service enormous fun. Snorkelling excellent. Views to die for. Amazing wild life from incredible sea life to monkeys....More

Thank alanwestlondon
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Fabrizia P
1 January 2017|
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Response from Parschiv H | Reviewed this property |
Hello, Happy New Year ! There are several option to get to your destination: - by Bus. Go to central bus station and take the Blue Bay bus. It will leave you at the destination - by Taxi. Some taxi have negotiable prices... More
22 December 2015|
Response from Deb O | Reviewed this property |
Hi there, It really depends what you want included in your boat trip and your budget - both time and money . . . There's a 7 hr catamaran trip. One such cruise departs at 09:00 from the Preskil Beach Resort’s Jetty located... More