6 guests 3 bedrooms 4 beds 2.5 baths 220m2

Villa Vakoa

The South East of Mauritius at its best

Point d'Esny, Mauritius Villa Vakoa is a spacious and comfortable three bedroom villa located in Pointe d’Esny, a mere 15 minutes from the airport in the South East of Mauritius. Situated only 100m from one the island’s whitest beaches and best swimming spots, this great holiday house offers quick access to the island’s largest unspoiled lagoon and other off the beaten track treasures near the historic village of Mahebourg.

The Villa

Villa Vakoa has been designed in such a way to specifically accommodate for holiday makers and seasoned travelers alike. The three bedrooms are situated on the first level, two of which face the front garden and have access to private balconies overlooking the pool and tropical garden. The third bedroom faces the rear of the property which overlooks the surrounding vegetation. The shady, manicured garden and pool offer great privacy and respite from the summer sun and is great for kids to play safely. The access to the beach is only 100 meters away. Villa Vakoa features travertine floors throughout, hardwood and granite finish in the kitchen and well appointed soft furnishings throughout the entire tropical home. The living and dining area downstairs is spacious and comfortable, offering first class quality and comfort. For gourmet catering, the newly fitted and fully equipped kitchen offers ample space and features an open plan breakfast bar overlooking the outdoor patio and pool area. For sun worshippers, this wonderful beach-house features a delightful landscaped garden with a large sparkling freshwater pool for private bathing on those sizzling Mauritius summer days, away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Meet your hosts - Diane & Christophe

We have been running our holiday rental house in pointe desny since 2009, we have 2 daughters Madysson aged 12 and Chloe aged 10 and we have 4 dogs and 2 cats. We like walking and running along the beach, swimming & snorkelling in the lagoon just a few steps away from our house. Christophe is a retired hotelier now running Catamaran Cruises Mauritius that offers sailing experiences around the island and to Saint Brandon and Diane is a holistic practitioner and represents a South African Cupping Therapy brand called "Bella Bacci" in Mauritius.

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Meet Priscilla

Our housekeeper Priscilla will make sure that the villa is cleaned according to the recommend sanitary protocols before you check in. Due to the COVID situation we understand that not every one is at ease with daily service. So we have decided to remove this service from our daily rates and offer it only to those wanting daily service for a nominal daily fee. Priscilla is also and excellent cook and can prepare delicious Mauritian meals. This is an experience not to be missed as Priscilla can take you to the local markets and shops via bus to source the ingredients for your meals. This service comes with a nominal fee. Just ask Diane at time of booking about our revised housekeeping service and Priscilla's Mauritian meals.

Read what our guests has to say

  • Home 1  A really lovely house in a great part of Mauritius.

    The house is exactly like the photos and description - spacious, bright and with a great garden. There were three of us: me, my wife and our 18 month... read more

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    Home 3  Our week at Villa Vakoa was very pleasant. We loved the pool, garden, deck and space. Diane was the perfect host.
    There is some traffic noise and occasional barking but it felt nonetheless peaceful. The close beach and snorkeling... read more

    thumb Birgit

    Home 3  We loved our stay! Felt like a home away from home. We will definitely be back

    thumb Lauren
  • Home 3  The house was as described. Took us a while to locate as the name sign of the house is on a side wall, but once we were in the gate it was exactly as described.

    Lovely porch, great swimming... read more

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    Home 9  On the positive side: Christophe and Diane were extremely kind, lovely, responsive hosts who live right next door. The beach across the street (down a walkway) is one of the most beautiful on the island – uncrowded and with incredible... read more

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    Home 3  It's a beautiful villa, clean and well cared for which is 5 minutes walk from a beautiful beach (white sand and blue water). Chritophe and Diane were very helpful . I would recommend this place to friends.

    thumb Warda
  • Home 3  Diane and Christophe's place is absolutely phenomenal for various reasons. Few aspects which really stood out for us for our 5 days stay were 1. How friendly and welcoming both of them are (they have a whole manual on whatever... read more

    thumb Amit

    Home 3  We truly enjoyed our stay at Christophe and Diane’s. Their hospitality, the villa’s definite charm and cosines and the proximity to an amazing beach are just some of the reasons why we would gladly come back.

    thumb Nicolas

    Home 3  This is a really lovely place to stay to relax in the south of the island. The house is really nice, and big with everything provided for. The garden is bigger than in the picture, the pool lovely, and it’s... read more

    thumb Chris
  • Home 3  it's very beautiful house!!very kind man!!

    thumb 嘉玮
  • Home 3  Beautiful Villa that was comfortable and spacious. We loved the pool and having the most beautiful beach in the world just a short walk away. Thank you for a fantastic stay!

    thumb Sonia
  • Home 3  This is a great property with great hosts. Communication with Diane and Christophe was excellent throughout. The property has absolutely everything you need and is and it is great to see environmental considerations being taken into account. Really friendly welcome... read more

    thumb Simon
  • Home 3  This is a really lovely place to stay to relax in the south of the island. The house is really nice, and big with everything provided for. The garden is bigger than in the picture, the pool lovely, and it’s... read more

    thumb Chris
  • Home 3  Diane and her family are very nice and helpful people! Swimming pool in the garden is great. There is a lot of child stuff in the house such a baby cot, seat, chair and many toys. You can find a... read more

    thumb Mirka
  • Home 3  MAGNIFIQUE! Le paradis a Maurice ! C'est sur si if we go back to Maurice we will stay in this place ! The house is very beautiful, and peaceful, there's everything you need if you travel with kids too!,the garden... read more

    thumb Yoann
  • Home 3  Lovely place, exactly as it is in the pictures. We only stayed there for 3 nights and most of the time we were out attending a wedding so we did not get to enjoy the place as much. Christophe and... read more

    thumb Neil
  • Home 3  The house was as described. Took us a while to locate as the name sign of the house is on a side wall, but once we were in the gate it was exactly as described.

    Lovely porch, great swimming... read more

    thumb Monica
  • Home 1  This is a truly special villa offering you an opportunity to experience more of a local experience rather than the typical resorts of the island. Cleaned and serviced daily by the super friendly Priscilla is a big bonus.
    Literally separated... read more

    thumb Nick


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Villa Vakoa is the ideal holiday rental accommodation for families and friends and offers a winning combination of safety, proximity to the beach, great amenities, value for money and increased privacy. For a memorable vacation in Mauritius, this great villa offers discerning travelers the ultimate relaxing hoilday experience away from the hustle and bustle.


  • WiFi
  • Air-conditioning in all bedrooms and TV room
  • TV (cable/satellite)
  • Bathroom essentials: towels, soap, shampoo, and toilet paper
  • Bedroom comforts: bed sheets, pillows, and hangers
  • Coffeemaker
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Barbecue (Weber)
  • Smoke & carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Safe and alarm system
Getting inside
  • Wide entrance for guests
  • Flat path to guest entrance
Getting around
  • Wide hallways
  • No stairs or steps to enter
  • Extra space around bed
  • Wide entrance
  • Accessible-height bed
  • No stairs or steps to enter
  • Accessible-height toilet
  • Handheld shower head
  • Wide doorway to guest bathroom
  • Wide clearance to shower, toilet
Common areas
  • Wide entryway
  • Disabled parking spot

Wide entrances are at least 32″ or 81cm.

Further amenities

  • Free parking: on premises and on the street
  • Swimming pool and long chairs for sunbathing
  • Fully equipped kitchen: fridge, freezer, oven, microwave, toaster, kettle, electric and gas stove, dishwasher
  • Washing machine for clothes
  • Crib, Pack 'n Play/travel crib, high chair, baby bath, children's books and toys
  • Garden and backyard
  • Outside fans by the terrace
  • Window guards
  • Beach essentials


  • Airpot transfers to and from the villa
  • In-house cook
  • Babysitting
  • Restaurant reservations
  • Car & bike rentals
  • Daily housekeeping (Monday to Saturday)
  • Laundry service
  • In-house massage

Pointe D'esny Beach

This beach is only 100m from our home

Just a few steps away from pointe Jerome

This is where Christophe's Catamaran "Island Hopper" departs from daily to Isle aux cerfs... Isn't that great....

15 minutes from the airport

In no time you can start enjoying your holiday in Mauritius! Villa Vakoa is located 15 minutes from the International Airport of Mauritius.

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