SALT of Palmar

Palmar, Mauritius

Sustainable, locally anchored, decorated with loving, hand-made details – this is how you can immerse yourself deeply in the heart of the Mauritian lifestyle.

The “Salt of Palmar” convinces with a unique combination of a relaxing oasis of peace and unforgettable encounters with the local population. The manageable boutique hotel was reopened in November 2018 under the management of Lux Collective. The Lux Collective, to which “LUX* Hotels & Resorts” also belongs, promises a sustainable travel experience that not only brings Mauritius closer to you, but above all the Mauritians.


The Salt of Palmar is located on the east coast, directly on the beach of Belle Mare. Mahébourg airport is about 47 kilometres away.


The unique boutique hotel offers a heated pool, restaurant, 3 bars, café, juice bar with smoothies, library, boutique, babysitter, 24 hour room service, free Wi-Fi throughout the resort and a salt spa.


The hotel has a total of 59 modern and bright rooms with garden, pool or sea views.
The 12 Garden View (33-37 m2), 14 Poolside (30-37 m2) and 28 Bang on Beach rooms (30-33 m2) differ in size and view and all offer balcony or terrace, air conditioning, bathroom with shower/WC, yoga mats and rolls, telephone, Roberts radio, safe, tea and coffee making facilities, hairdryer, tablet incl. Netflix access.
Furthermore there are 2 Pool Plus (47 m2) and 3 Best on Beach rooms (38-47 m2) with more space. Two of the Best on Beach rooms are located on the top floor with a wonderful view over the Indian Ocean.


The main restaurant is “The Restaurant” for breakfast, lunch and dinner with daily changing A-la-carte menus, composed of fresh, seasonal and local ingredients as well as vegetables and fruit from the hotel’s own SALT farm.

The “SALT Bakery” offers freshly roasted coffee and fresh pastries all day long.

For lunch or dinner you can also indulge in freshly prepared vegetarian vegan delicacies in the A-la-Carte Restaurant “The SALT Farm” in the garden house of your own farm.

In addition, The RoofTop bar offers afternoon tea and The Beach bar light snacks during the day.


No fee: fitness center, beach volleyball, beach soccer, yoga, glass bottom kayak, sailing, snorkeling, stand-up paddling, water skiing.
Subject to fee: Diving, catamaran, nearby kitesurfing, funtube, convertible, bicycle and e-bike hire, various excursions, horse riding.


The “SALT Equilibrium” spa with four treatment rooms offers various treatments and then invites you to relax in the salt room or the hydrolounge.


There are regular evenings with live music and folklore performances. Local musicians are invited to perform the different facets of Sega music in their own way.

Special features

The hotel offers its guests various workshops for interaction with the local population, such as music lessons with a local musician, cooking courses with the Mauritian chef, training with a local football team and much more.


The sustainable concept of the “Salt of Palmar” is reflected in every detail throughout the hotel. Wherever possible, local or recycled materials are used, which have also been created and processed by local artists and craftsmen. Many design elements in the hotel have been created by local craftsmen, the bathroom containers are handmade by Mauritian potters and the beach bags in the rooms are made of recycled plastic in Mauritius.

At the heart of the hotel’s sustainable operations is its own farm, which provides much of the vegetables, salads, fruit, herbs and mushrooms. The resort also runs a program for local farmers to learn how to grow sustainably. In all these areas, hotel guests have the opportunity to play an active role and make contact with the local population.

Vegan friendly
Raw food diet available
Lactose free diet available
Gluten free diet available
Breakfast available, Half board available
Biological care products
Vegan care products
Vegan room facilities
Internet connection available
Yoga, Meditation, Tai Chi / Qigong, Painting, Cooking courses, Horse riding, Cycling, Hiking, Water sports, Golf
Spoken language(s): English, French

Number of rooms: 59

Price per room from: 107 EUR

For prices and availability please use the booking request or visit the website of the hotel.

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Address / Contact

SALT of Palmar

SALT Hospitality Ltd
Royal Road Palmar

Phone: +230 401 8500

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