Christian Care Homes now has a fully operational care home in the island of Mauritius. St Paul’s house in Dupouy Avenue, Quatre Bornes is a large care home that accommodates 24 couples and 16 single people. The building work has been completed and the open ceremony was on the 5th April 2008. So if you want to spend your life relaxing in a subtropical climate let us know! All rooms have en-suite facilities and are built to modern, high standards.
The island of Mauritius is situated near the Tropic of Capricorn and has the advantage of a subtropical climate. The climate is fairly acceptable to everyone and the heat is never unbearable.
There are 2 seasons: summer (November to April), with an average temperature of 30°; and winter (May to September) with a variety of temperatures from 17°C at night to 24°C in mid-afternoon. In between, a pleasant period from September to November with temperatures between 25°C and 28°C. Mauritius does not suffer from a monsoon climate.
The Cyclone season generally occurs between January to March. Tropical cyclones are a common occurrence in Mauritius and tend to disrupt the weather for only about four days per year bringing a lot of rain in the region. Visitors should be prepared to spend a few days indoors during extra-heavy rains.
The sun rises at 5.00am and sets at 7.00pm in Summer and in Winter, rises at 6.00am and sets at 6.00pm.