Travel in Mauritius

November 2020
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Understand the latest market trends and future growth opportunities for the Travel industry in Mauritius with research from Euromonitor International's team of in-country analysts – experts by industry and geographic specialisation.

Key trends are clearly and succinctly summarised alongside the most current research data available. Understand and assess competitive threats and plan corporate strategy with our qualitative analysis, insight and confident growth projections.

Data and analysis in this report provides further detailed coverage dedicated to the following key categories, where applicable:

  • Tourism Flows
  • Airlines
  • Car Rental (Destination)
  • Lodging
  • Online Travel Sales and Intermediaries

If you're in the Travel industry in Mauritius, our research will help you to make informed, intelligent decisions; to recognise and profit from opportunity, or to offer resilience amidst market uncertainty.

The Travel in Mauritius report includes:

  • Analysis of key supply-side and demand trends
  • Detailed segmentation of international and local products
  • Historic volume and value sizes, company and brand market shares
  • Five year forecasts of market trends and market growth
  • Robust and transparent research methodology, conducted in-country

This report answers:

  • What is the market size of Travel in Mauritius?
  • Which are the leading companies in Travel in Mauritius?
  • How are companies responding to the impact of COVID-19 and accordant travel restrictions?
  • How severe is the scale of the damage?
  • Which travel sectors are proving the most resilient?
  • How soon can recovery be expected?
  • What are companies doing to innovate and future-proof against the crisis?

Travel in Mauritius


COVID-19 impact on travel
COVID-19 country impact
Company response to COVID-19: Airlines and hotels
Impact of COVID-19 on online bookings and travel intermediaries
What next for travel?
Chart 1 Inbound Receipts: 2020-2025 Chart 2 Average Spend per Trip for Inbound Arrivals: 2020-2025


Table 1 Other Transport: Value 2015-2020 Table 2 Forecast Other Transport: Value 2020-2025 Table 3 Car Rental Sales: Value 2015-2020 Table 4 Forecast Car Rental Sales: Value 2020-2025 Table 5 Attractions and Experiences: Value 2015-2020 Table 6 Forecast Attractions and Experiences: Value 2020-2025





Summary 1 Research Sources


Key Data Findings
2020 Impact
Professional and amateur efforts to promote the island stall temporarily due to the onset of COVID-19 An oil spill and misconceptions of the damage caused make the island less attractive to potential tourists
Recovery and Opportunities
Increasing need to attract new source markets to avoid overreliance on markets such as China Development of travel niches on Mauritius could offer growth potential while Rodrigues likely to appeal to wealthy locals
Category Data
Table 7 Inbound Arrivals: Number of Trips 2015-2020 Table 8 Inbound Arrivals by Country: Number of Trips 2015-2020 Table 9 Inbound Receipts: Value 2015-2020 Table 10 Forecast Inbound Arrivals: Number of Trips 2020-2025 Table 11 Forecast Inbound Arrivals by Country: Number of Trips 2020-2025 Table 12 Forecast Inbound Receipts: Value 2020-2025 Table 13 Domestic Trips by Purpose of Visit: Number of Trips 2015-2020 Table 14 Domestic Business Trips by Travel Mode: Number of Trips 2015-2020 Table 15 Domestic Leisure Trips by Travel Mode: Number of Trips 2015-2020 Table 16 Domestic Expenditure: Value and Growth 2015-2020 Table 17 Forecast Domestic Trips by Purpose of Visit: Number of Trips 2020-2025 Table 18 Forecast Domestic Business Trips by Travel Mode: Number of Trips 2020-2025 Table 19 Forecast Domestic Leisure Trips by Travel Mode: Number of Trips 2020-2025 Table 20 Forecast Domestic Tourist Expenditure: Value and Growth 2020-2025 Table 21 Outbound Departures: Number of Trips 2015-2020 Table 22 Outbound Departures by Destination: Number of Trips 2015-2020 Table 23 Outbound Expenditure: Value 2015-2020 Table 24 Forecast Outbound Departures: Number of Trips 2020-2025 Table 25 Forecast Outbound Departures by Destination: Number of Trips 2020-2025 Table 26 Forecast Outbound Expenditure: Value 2020-2025


Key Data Findings
2020 Impact
National carrier Air Mauritius files for voluntary administration during lockdown in April 2020 Rise in ticket prices likely once normality resumes while the entry of new players could broaden source markets and improve connectivity with existing ones
Recovery and Opportunities
Partial reopening of borders on 1 October 2020 Alternative promotional campaigns during the pandemic boost prospects for Mauritius when travel restrictions ease
Category Data
Table 27 Airlines Sales: Value 2015-2020 Table 28 Forecast Airlines Sales: Value 2020-2025


Key Data Findings
2020 Impact
Despite qualifying for the Safe Travels stamp in June 2020 borders remained closed until 1 October leading to short-term hotel closures and a focus on domestic tourism Digital platforms such as Airbnb are boosting short-term rentals
Recovery and Opportunities
Hygiene and proper sanitisation to ensure safety of travellers could create all-inclusive package offers combined with mandatory two-week quarantine period Potential growth of mixed-use development projects based in convenient locations
Category Data
Table 29 Lodging Sales: Value 2015-2020 Table 30 Lodging Outlets: Units 2015-2020 Table 31 Forecast Lodging Sales: Value 2020-2025 Table 32 Forecast Lodging Outlets: Units 2020-2025


Key Data Findings
2020 Impact
Border closures create repercussions on neighbouring islands Pressure on authorities to reopen borders in order to fulfil winter demand during 2020
Recovery and Opportunities
Aggressive marketing to clear negative press surrounding the destination, while new COVID-19 testing facility set up at airport brings fresh hope for international travel Local businesses diversify in order to make the best of the situation
Category Data
Table 33 Travel Intermediaries Sales: Value 2015-2020 Table 34 Forecast Travel Intermediaries Sales: Value 2020-2025

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