The islands of the Indian Ocean are famous for their facilities and high standard of service, set against a stunning backdrop of beaches and ocean that's virtually unparalled elsewhere.
Take your pick from the luxury resorts and spas on the Maldives, Mauritius, the Seychelles and Sri Lanka to discover what it is to be truly indulged and pampered; these five star retreats, water bungalows and beach villas have a well-deserved reputation and provide the ultimate luxury beach holiday.
Our top itineraries for Indian Ocean Luxury Resorts
Discover city greats, the Big Five and white-sand beaches in style, enjoying everything from an all-inclusive safari to indulgent dining and stays in southern Africa's finest properties.
In the company of your own driver/guide, you’ll explore the Dutch-colonial gems and stunning Indian Ocean beaches of Sri Lanka’s southwest corner, taking in Colombo, Galle and Bentota.
Offering idyllic islands, scenic splendour and cultural encounters, this best-of-both tour shows off both Sri Lanka and the Maldives at their absolute finest. Enjoy the sparkle of the Indian Ocean and stroll past giant-sized recumbent Buddhas in this tailor-made journey.
Top offers for Indian Ocean Luxury Resorts
Rate discount for stays 08Jan-30Nov20 – Save up to £1940 pp
Book by: 30 November 2020
The Oberoi Mauritius, a luxury resort in Turtle Bay on the north-west coast of Mauritius, reflects the islands rich multicultural heritage, blending stone, wood and thatch within its 20-acre subtropical gardens. The resort overlooks a turquoise lagoon and has a 600-metre beach.
Save up to 30% year round if booked up to 60 days in Advance – Save up to £875 pp
Book by: 15 August 2020
Following an extensive renovation, this long-time island favourite brings the best in contemporary luxury to Mauritius’ Trou d’Eau Douce Bay. Complete your stay with a holistic treatment at the Chi Spa or work on your swing at the resort’s own Bernhard Langer-designed golf course.
Save up to 25% per couple (select dates from Dec19-Sep20) – Save up to £520 pp
Book by: 28 February 2020
Set on a private peninsula surrounded by the Blue Bay Marine Park on the peaceful and unspoilt south coast of Mauritius, Shandrani is a haven for nature lovers, boasting three beaches and easy access to the Iles aux Aigrettes nature reserve.
30% BLACK FRIDAY discount – Save up to £540 pp
Book by: 06 December 2019
Dinarobin’s trump card is its dramatic location on Le Morne Pensinsula between the sea and a volcanic hulk of a mountain. It is smaller and more personal than other 5-star resorts, yet the suites are still far enough apart along the white coral beach to offer total privacy.