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 features

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)
How to get there

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 property listings offer a large selection of 493 vacation rentals near Black River. From 74 Houses to 111 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Black River for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Black River?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Black River. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Flic-en-Flac Beach: 595 vacation rentals
  • Mauritius Postal Museum: 1,301 vacation rentals
  • Chamarel Falls: 528 vacation rentals
  • Caudan Waterfront Casino: 1,301 vacation rentals
  • Turtle Bay Marine Park: 1,202 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Black River?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 74 Houses in Black River. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Black River include:

  • Villas: 111 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 24 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 238 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Black River?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 298 vacation rentals with pool available in Black River. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.