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Beautiful bay on the west side

On our way back from Chamarel to our hotel in Flic en Flac, we stopped at Tamarin Bay and loved... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
TopKingofKings
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London, United Kingdom
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Tamarin nice place and it's not only for those who wants to surf on the wave you can also go there... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
veerapenselven
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Beau Bassin - Rose Hill
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This beach is well-known for its excellent surfing conditions.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Reviewed 5 days ago

On our way back from Chamarel to our hotel in Flic en Flac, we stopped at Tamarin Bay and loved what we have seen. Tamarin is a beautiful bay, with a mountain at the background and has a lovely clean beach Known for being a...More

Thank TopKingofKings
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tamarin nice place and it's not only for those who wants to surf on the wave you can also go there with your families to enjoy your week end . If you go around 12 in the after noon surly you get chiness boul boullette...More

Thank veerapenselven
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in the Tamarina hotel which sits in the bay. Lovely beach and great sunset views, a lovely place to while a few hours in the sun away

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I think it`s the beach where you can really get the authentic Mauritius feeling. As you can see also many locals and there is no 5 Stars resort right there. The beach is nice, no corals close to the shore, surfers in the right days...More

1  Thank CrazySnailTraveller
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The best beach I visited in Mauritius. No reefs no sunbeds no umbrellas just the open sea. A bonus the river passing to get there!!

Thank Elias Z
Reviewed 19 August 2017

fairly new in Mauritius- the seakarts on the open water, great fun for the adventurous and thrilling rides.

Thank george j
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Tamarin beach has two main things that are unique: good surfing in Mauritius and the river coming into the ocean which makes for good paddle boarding. It was very crowded on a school holiday weekend and parking was tough. There was a great vibe with...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We were fortunate enough to swim with the dolphins in an incredible (and seemed to be safe) way. Our skipper was really good and guided us on how best to see the dolphins and being that close to them really was a once in a...More

2  Thank El_Stone_1
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Tamarin beach is extremely dirty, naturally, black sand beach, not at all place to visit. can be skipped. Though lot of tour operators for dolphin tours etc operate from here.

Thank JustAni
Reviewed 27 June 2017

A very clean and neat beach. Scope for surfing and can see dolphins in the interior location of ocean.

Thank Venkatesh6660
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Susan C
20 May 2016|
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Response from David S |
I was there in the last week of July. Winter!! Beautiful sunshine, warm water, lots of swimming. I guess summer may be hotter and more humid. Coming from the UK, I think their winter will be beautifully warm for you.
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