Destination guide

Why people love visiting friendly Black River

The riverfront, ocean views and gardens are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Black River. Travelers appreciate the parks in this welcoming city. Flic-en-Flac Beach and Tamarind Falls are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Sightseeing in and around Black River

Are you searching for top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Black River a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tamarina Golf Club (3.1 mi / 5 km)
  • Casela Nature and Leisure Park (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Heritage Golf Club (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Bois Cheri Tea Factory (11.1 mi / 17.8 km)
  • La Vanille Nature Reserve (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • Le Val Nature Park (17 mi / 27.3 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Black River

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, January, February, December and March are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 85°F.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Black River

Black River is famous for its stunning river views and pristine beaches. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Black River is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Flic-en-Flac Beach (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Tamarind Falls (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Chamarel Falls (6 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Ganga Talao (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
  • Rochester Falls (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Tamarin Bay (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)

Transportation to and around Black River

The nearest airport is in Mahebourg (MRU-Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Intl.), located 20.4 mi (32.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Black River?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 461 holiday lettings near Black River. From 69 Houses to 102 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Black River is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Black River?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Black River. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Black River Gorges National Park: 527 holiday lettings
  • Flic-en-Flac Beach: 558 holiday lettings
  • Caudan Waterfront Casino: 1,240 holiday lettings
  • Immigration Depot (Aapravasi Ghat): 1,243 holiday lettings
  • Port Louis Market: 1,242 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Black River listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Black River?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 69 Houses in Black River. Our other popular types of Black River holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 102 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 226 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Black River?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 277 holiday homes with pool available in Black River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.