Shandrani Resort & Spa

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Closed for renovations

In line with the constant reinvestment by Beachcomber Resorts & Hotels in the Beachcomber properties, Shandrani Beachcomber will be closed for renovations from 01 May to 10 November 2020.

About Shandrani Beachcomber Resort & Spa

The most comprehensive five-star resort in Mauritius…

Vast tropical grounds, a location with its own peninsula hugged by three beaches, Shandrani is the first choice for action-filled holidays for families and nature lovers. It boasts a range of land and water sports, four restaurants, a premium all-inclusive package and a wide variety of facilities on offer. This hotel will leave you spoilt for choice.

Shandrani is a 5-star resort on the South East Coast of Mauritius. The leading 5-star resort choice for families, honeymoon couples and the conference and incentive groups market due to the excellent value included in the package price, it is a favourite with many South Africans who return year after year. The all-inclusive package includes many premium items and together with a choice of up to four restaurants for dinner, the value is unsurpassed. Shandrani has become well known for its spacious accommodation and superb facilities, not to mention a 9-hole mashie golf course.

Spacious apartments and inter-leading rooms are perfect for the family market, while the plethora of sporting activities on offer will provide endless fun for adventurous groups.

  • Serenity Plus – the premium all-inclusive package with five-star food and beverages included
  • A 10-minute drive from the airport for quick transfers
  • Two separate swimming pools, each with its own bar
  • Three separate beaches, each with its own scenery and ambience
  • Four restaurants for a variety of dining
  • Five-star accommodation in several categories of rooms and suites
  • Ideal for weddings, honeymoons and family occasions
  • An alfresco Spa with a vast pool at its centre
  • Choose from activities at the Sailing Club, Dive Centre and Sport and Nature Programme

Kids Club at Shandrani Resort & Spa

Available to kids aged 3 to 12, Shandrani’s kid’s club is housed in a Creole-style pavilion set in the tropical gardens.The interiors consist of a large room divided into smaller activity corners. Singing, dancing, drawing, painting and making collages are some of the many activities planned for children who enrol at the club.

Shandrani’s kid’s club has its own private garden, fenced for enhanced security and privacy. It features a swing and jungle gym set in the shade of an ancient tree. In this convivial environment, the friendly staff members have many surprises up their sleeves to keep kids happy.

The Travel Smart Program is essentially a value proposition, which brings the enchantment of an island getaway closer to holiday seekers, as it offers more value for money. Not only are you offered a reduced fare, but also get value-added benefits during the low peaks season periods.

So, Travel Smart to Mauritius, when it’s quieter and cooler, and enjoy a lot more value and benefits.  Air Mauritius offers a Travel Smart Program, enticing South Africans to enjoy a holiday at this tropical paradise during the low, cool seasons.

What Are The Benefits of the Travel Smart Program?

 Benefits of this program include:

  • Business Class Lounge access when travelling in Economy Class from OR Tambo, King Shaka and Cape Town International Airport.
  • Vacationers can take on extra luggage. 2 X 23kg in economy class and 2 X 32kg in business class.
  • A FREE golf bag – please enquire about the costs of transfers for sports equipment in Mauritius
  • Two children under 12 years of age, fly FREE with two parents (excluding government surcharges and airport taxes, and a maximum of two children per family).
  • For honeymoon couples, 20% off the bride’s fare for honeymooners.
  • Upgrade to business class at check-in at an reduced rate, subject to availability at time of check-in departing from South Africa.

The Travel Smart Program is not available over high or peak season periods or during school holidays.

Packages are operational from arrival to departure, regardless of check in/check out times.
Highlights include:

Lunch at a choice of up to two restaurants
A selection of unlimited imported wines, local and imported spirits during the inclusive hours of the Serenity Plus package
A selection of unlimited soft drinks, fruit juices and bottled water
French champagne served by the glass from 18h00 each evening
Snacks at the bars between 15h00 and 17h00
Pancakes at the Blue Bay bar between 15h00 and 17h00
Selected mini bar items (soft drinks, fruit juices, water and beer – replenished once a day)
Beach and poolside service
Room service (tray charge is applicable)
Free and unlimited access to 9-hole mashie course
Free collective lessons for golf, tennis and aerobics as per the hotel schedule
*restaurants are subject to closure for operational reasons without prior notice

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Accommodation

Accommodation 327 rooms

All Shandrani rooms face the sea and what’s more, the resort is surrounded by a vast tropical garden, dotted with resplendent, ancient trees. Delicately sculptured wood finishing adds exceptional style to each room, while tranquil shades have been carefully selected to complete the look.

Superior/Deluxe rooms

179 Superior (50 m2) 
Superior room capacity: 2 adults + 1 child

These rooms hug the coastline of the peninsula Shandrani Resort is located on and consist of a split level room with the semi-private en-suite bathroom on a raised platform behind the bedroom. The bedroom area consists of the sleeping area and day-bed adjacent to a writing desk. The bathroom has shuttered doors allowing a view through the sliding doors towards the sea when open and consists of a bath separate to the shower, double basins and a separate toilet. 

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72 Deluxe rooms (60 m2)
Deluxe room capacity: 2 adults + 2 children OR 3 adults

Located in the quieter area of the resort towards the tip of the peninsula these upper floor well-proportioned rooms offer a sitting area in the bedroom with an en-suite bathroom consisting of a bath, separate shower, double basins, walk-in wardrobe and separate toilet. A balcony offers an additional area for relaxing. Regretfully inter-leading Deluxe Rooms are not available.

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36 Deluxe rooms - ground floor (60m2)
Deluxe room capacity: 2 adults + 2 children OR 3 adults

Located in the quieter area of the resort these family units measure a total of 75 square metres and consist of a Deluxe room for the parents with an additional room for the children with their own en-suite bathroom consisting of a shower, toilet and basin. The parent's Deluxe room offers a sitting area in the bedroom with en-suite bathroom consisting of a bath, separate shower, double basins, walk-in wardrobe and separate toilet. A balcony or terrace offers additional room for relaxing.

Apartments

36 Family Apartments (75 m2)                     
Family Apartments capacity: 2 adults + 3 children

Located in the quieter area of the resort these family units measure a total of 75 square metres and consist of a Deluxe room for the parents with an additional room for the children with their own en-suite bathroom consisting of a shower, toilet and basin. The parent's Deluxe room offers a sitting area in the bedroom with en-suite bathroom consisting of a bath, separate shower, double basins, walk-in wardrobe and separate toilet. A balcony or terrace offers additional room for relaxing. 

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Suites

2 Senior Suites (110 m2)                                
Senior Suites capacity: 2 adults

Located on the peninsula with direct beach access from the terrace, these suites are designed for optimum comfort and romance. The open plan layout of the bathroom and bedroom creates a comfortable environment for relaxing with a circular bath behind the large double bed, all positioned for the best views of the sea beyond the glass terrace doors. The adjacent lounge offers a sitting area with flat screen TV and DVD player with writing desk. The total area measures 110 square metres.

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2 Family Suites (206 m2)                                
Family Suites capacity: 2 adults + 3 children

This is a duplex style suite perfect for a family. The 206 square metres include a children's bedroom upstairs and parent's bedroom downstairs, both with en-suite bathroom which consists of a shower with separate circular bath, toilet and double basins. The parent's bathroom opens up into a private walled garden. An open plan lounge and dining room area are found on the ground floor together with a guest toilet. The lounge opens up onto a deck in a low-walled garden located a few steps away from the beach and sea.

Dining & Bars

Dress code

Daytime: casual.
Night-time: casual smart (no shorts, Bermudas, beach and sportswear allowed).

Bookings are required for dinner at all restaurants except Le Grand-Port.
Bookings must be made in person at the desk created for this purpose at the resort.
The hotel reserves the right to close up to two restaurants per day throughout the year.

Blue Bay Bar

The main bar offers a selection of mouth-watering cocktails. Kick back with the drink of your choice while you enjoy the evening's entertainment and dance the night away to a live band. The main bar overlooking the swimming pool.

  • Open from 10 a.m. to 00.30 a.m.
  • Snacks & pancakes: from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Le Sirius Bar

Le Sirius Bar at the poolside of the Sirius restaurant is the place for a quiet evening drink or cocktail after dinner. Snacks are served during the late afternoon.

Seats 120. Restaurant facing Blue Bay’s marine park. International cuisine.

  • Breakfast: (depending on the season) from 7.30 a.m. to 10 a.m.
  • Lunch: “à la carte” from 12.15 p.m. to 2.45 p.m.
  • Dinner: “à la carte” from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Restaurants

Le Grand Port Restaurant

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Located on a wide terrace, ensuring an authentic beach-holiday feel, enjoy the endless variety of the breakfast buffet overlooking an inviting, sparkling swimming pool. Live cooking awaits you at Le Grand Port.

Seats 320. The main restaurant overlooking the pool and bay. International cuisine.

  • Breakfast: buffet from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m.
  • Lunch: buffet from 12.30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Dinner: international buffet from 6.30 p.m. to 9.30 p.m.

Le Sirius Restaurant

A seasonal restaurant open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Set at the edge of a swimming pool, with a spectacular view of Blue Bay.

Seats 120. Restaurant facing Blue Bay’s marine park. International cuisine.

  • Breakfast: (depending on the season) from 7.30 a.m. to 10 a.m.
  • Lunch: “à la carte” from 12.15 p.m. to 2.45 p.m.
  • Dinner: “à la carte” from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Teak Elephant Restaurant

This speciality restaurant is open only for dinner. Enjoy romantic lighting, understated opulence and a tranquil atmosphere, as you dine in style from a meticulously crafted Thai menu. Regret no children under 12 years.

Seats 70. Thai restaurant adjacent to Le Grand-Port restaurant.

  • Dinner: “menu du jour” from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Restaurant reserved for guests from 12 years of age.

Ponto Vecchio Restaurant

This restaurant focuses on boatloads of flavour synonymous with the cuisine of Italy. Paired with great international wine choices, this is a dining experience to relive throughout your stay. Open for lunch and dinner.

Seats 80. Restaurant overlooking the main pool. Italian trattoria.

  • Lunch: (depending on the season) “à la carte” from 12.15 p.m. to 2.45 p.m.
  • Dinner: “à la carte” from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Entertainment

Sports Centre at Shandrani Resort & Spa  
Opening hours: 7 a.m. - 8 p.m. (as from 15 years old)

Shandrani Beachcomber Resort & Spa offers a great sense of freedom to guests with unlimited access to most of the hotel’s services and facilities.

The sports centre is located in the heart of the gardens, not far from the tennis courts. Guests will enjoy the modern sports facilities and activities on offer. Professional instructors and supervisors are on site to guide guests and are also available for individual or group classes for the activity of your choice.
To ensure they keep fit throughout their holiday, sport-lovers can choose from aerobics, steps and cardio training, just to mention a few.
A relaxing trip to the sauna, located in the centre, is a great way to complete any workout.

Free Facilities

  • Cardio training
  • Personal training
  • Aerobics
  • Sauna
Land sports

Located on a protected peninsula, bordered by three beaches, Shandrani is ideally located for nature lovers and those looking for action-packed holidays.

To make the most of the natural surroundings, Beachcomber has created an exclusive eco-tourism programme called Beachcomber Sports & Nature (BSN). Kayaking, canyoning, boat excursions and bicycle rides are just some of the ways guests can discover the island. A range of outdoor activities is available to guests of all ages. Tennis lovers will be delighted to play a match on one of the six floodlit courts and amateur golfers will enjoy a round of golf on the 9-hole "pitch & putt" golf course located within the resort.

Free Facilities

  • Bocciball
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis (6 floodlit courts)
  • Beachcomber Sports & Nature (BSN)
  • 9-hole Pitch & Putt golf course
  • Tennis classes
  • Nature walk
  • Mountain bikes
Water Sports

Opening hours: 9.30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Lapped by the clear waters of the unique Blue Bay Marine Park, Shandrani has a privileged location, ideal for a wide range of water sports.

For guests looking to simply enjoy the beauty of one of the finest lagoons of the island, pedal boats, kayaks and Hobie cats are available for a relaxing tour. During a glass-bottom boat trip or a snorkelling outing, guests will get a closer look at the colourful underwater world. A diving centre, affiliated to PADI, offers initiation and classes to beginners and regulars. All activities offered at the boathouse, sailing club and diving centre are supervised by experienced instructors.

Free Facilities

  • Wakeboarding
  • Water-skiing
  • Windsurfing
  • Sailing
  • Kayak
  • Pedal boat
  • Snorkelling
  • Glass-bottom boat
  • Aquagym
  • Hobie Cat
  • Laser
  • Optimist (dinghy)
Optional

(Private classes and certain activities are available at an additional cost)

  • Excursions at sea with “Shandrani”, the hotel speedboat
  • Excursions
  • Beachcomber Sports & Nature activities(BSN)
  • Golf and tennis balls
  • Golf equipment, tees & golf gloves
  • Bicycles
Resort Amenities & Services
Resort Features
  • Bar-lounge
  • Swimming Pool
  • Spa
  • Golf
  • Restaurant
  • Sports Centre
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Internet Access
  • Television with satellite channels
  • Room Service
Room Features
  • Terrace or balcony
  • King-size bed or two single beds
  • Private Bathroom
    bath, shower, basin(s), toilet (standard rooms have shower only)
  • Television in each room in Garden Facing Apartment showing different channels
  • Mini-bar
  • Electronic Safe
  • Hair Dryer
  • International direct-dial telephone
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Complimentary tea & coffee facilities in each room

What’s included in your Mauritius holiday package to Beachcombers Shandrani Resort & Spa?

  • Rates are based on per person sharing 
  • Return Air Mauritius flights on set departure ex JNB for 21 – 28 Mar or 22 – 29 Mar ’20
    • Approximate airport taxes
  • Return transfers – a seat in coach transfers
  • Accommodation at the 5* Shandrani Resort & Spa
    • In a Deluxe room   
    • Breakfast and dinner daily (Half Board)
    • Honeymooners – see notes below
    • Taxes and levies (estimated)

  • Shandrani is closed from 01 May 2020 while preparing to launch as a brand new property on the 03 November 2020

  • Amazing value for kids:
    • Children U12 years eat free (including all-inclusive) when sharing with parents – enquire for parents rates
    • Free kids club daily (3 – 11-year-olds)
    • Free baby room for toddlers at 4-star resorts

  • Added Values:
    • Free Wi-Fi area at all resorts and in all rooms
    • 25% couples discount already included
    • 20% saving on massages
    • 5% Repeat guest offer
    • 10-20% saving on selected excursions
    • Free water ski with instruction, wakeboard, stand up paddling and more
    • Free selected land sports including gym and pilates classes at most hotels
    • Free sauna/hammam at most hotels
    • Land & water sports as per resort 
    • Evening entertainment as per resort

 Mauritius special Honeymoon offer includes:

  • Honeymoon discount included in the package price
  • Complimentary two-course lunch for the duration of the stay at a designated restaurant
  • A bottle of sparkling wine on arrival
  • Honeymoon experience for the couple – to be selected from the experience catalogue on arrival
    • Discovering Mauritius in a quaint Mini Moke
    • Horse riding along a white sandy beach
    • Indulging in an intimate dinner date
    • Embarking on an exhilarating speed boat ride
    • Teeing-off together
    • A romantic couples massage
    • or sailing away at sunset

The above price excludes:

  • Travel and Medical Insurance
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Travel assist fee of R230.00
  • Meals and drinks not specified
  • Visa (not required for SA passport holders)
  • Early check-in and late check-out

The Small Print:

  • Airfare supplements apply for travel from
  • All rates are per person sharing and based on couples and honeymooners
  • Rates are subject to currency fluctuations which are subject to change without prior notification
  • BEACHCOMBER PLUS FACTOR inclusions
    • 30% of land discount included in honeymoon packages
    • 10-20% discount on selected excursions
  • PERMITTED LUGGAGE FOR TRANSFERS
    • The transfer cost included in the package allows for one standard size suitcase and one carry-on bag per passenger occupying a seat. Should additional luggage-type articles or sporting equipment need to be transported it is essential that provision is made for these additional pieces of baggage. In certain instances, larger vehicles or private transfers would need to be booked at the applicable supplement.
  • AIRFARE CONDITIONS
    • Airfares & taxes are subject to change within the specified seasons & are carrier specific, which could impact the rate quoted
      This quote is based on an Air Mauritius special and is subject to E class airline availability at time of booking.
      Air tickets must be ticketed before the close of business on the same day the PNR is booked. Strict terms and further conditions apply.
  • HONEYMOON COUPLES
    • All honeymoon couples are requested to hand in a copy of their marriage certificate upon check-in.
      Honeymoon specials are offered to couples who have been married for twelve months or less at the time of travel.
  • Prices are calculated using heavily discounted airfares with limited availability. The actual fare will be established at the time of booking dependent on airline/class available
  • This estimate is to be used as a guideline only and the actual costs will be confirmed at the time of booking.
  • As this is an estimate only, no reservations have been made and all services are subject to availability.
  • Prices are calculated based on the actual rate of exchange on the day and are subject to change.
  • All services are subject to our standard terms and conditions as well as airline rulings.
  • Errors and Omissions

 Prices correct as at 13 December 2019

Resort Packages

Closed for renovations

In line with the constant reinvestment by Beachcomber Resorts & Hotels in the Beachcomber properties, Shandrani Beachcomber will be closed for renovations from 01 May to 10 November 2020.