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Blue Bay Marine Park

Blue Bay Link Road, Mahebourg, Mauritius
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Snorkeling

Sadly, coral is dying all around the world, even in the Maldives and around Mauritius. That made... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jill H
stunning bay!

Beautiful bay, clear blue sea, safe for swimming (roped off area boats not allowed to enter). Quiet... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Geraldine L
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Watford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“bottomed boat” (12 reviews)
“fish” (75 reviews)
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Blue Bay Link Road, Mahebourg, Mauritius
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Sadly, coral is dying all around the world, even in the Maldives and around Mauritius. That made this site that much more special because there was a wide array of fish when we snorkeled here.

Thank Jill H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful bay, clear blue sea, safe for swimming (roped off area boats not allowed to enter). Quiet in the mornings, livelier from mid afternoon.

Thank Geraldine L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we bargained and in 400 rs for a cple that is rs 200 per head the guide agreed to take us for a 1 hour tour on his glass bottom boat we saw lots of corals and fish we did not go for snorkelling but...More

Thank priyanka t
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Monday 25th September and Blue Bay Marine Park was the starting point of our Aqua Soleil trip, booked through Thomson Rep in resort, at a cost of €135 each. The  pick up from outside our hotel at 07.45, there was plenty of time to have...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I came here for snorkeling, since "Marine Park" sounded like a protected area and thus like 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...More

3  Thank tek90ka
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is the 2nd time I've had the opportunity to visit the Park and it’s worth the 40km commute from the West Coast. There is plenty of parking available across the street from the public beach. The jetty has easy access from the beach where...More

Thank AshTop6
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Blue Bay is stunning, and if you snorkel, you'll easily see amazing fish. This beach is full of locals, unlike Grand Bay which is full of tourists. You can pitch up and makes plans for glass bottom boats and snorkeling there and then. This is...More

Thank Steve N
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Went snorkling in bluebay, didn't see much more than we woukd see close to our hotel in the lagoon. Expected better sealife

Thank Leoni v
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The marine park is teeming with life. If you go with a good glass bottom boat (ask for Sanjay on the beach, his team are good and everyone knows him), you will get to see a wide variety of very unusual fish. We saw lots...More

Thank DesNewman
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Visited on a cloudy overcast day. Still managed to see some amazing corals & fish. Surprised to see so many people snorkelling in a "protected" area! Very overpriced. Young skipper seemed to be inexperienced & forgot the bread for the fish. No safety discussed &...More

Thank WestSussexBramley
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JoTonyBristol
23 August 2017|
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Response from A-Per78 | Reviewed this property |
Certainly you can snorkel from the beach, but about 15m from the beach there' a safety line you can't swim over because of boat traffic. You may arrange a snorkeling trip with a boat in other close beaches where there are... More
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v s
17 April 2017|
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Response from 22517ta-j9 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are showers.. you don't have to worry at least in the day time
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Joan F
25 June 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
It's approx at 10, till 4 afternoon. It's duration is around 30 minutes.
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