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Grandbay
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Second visit. Had the most wonderful experience. Stayed at 'Le Perchoir', stunning views. Loads of activities. Staff extremely friendly and welcoming. Typical Mauritian dinner served to your lodge on request. Absolutely fantastic experience. Can't wait to come back.

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Thank Thaifoon
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Wonderful setting clean friendly lots of space - fantastic food delivered to our house- horse riding was great fun and we loved the horse so quite and so well looked after - our house was the atelier house - nothing better than coming back from a Day tour and drinking a glass of wine on the terrace in beautiful quietness...

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Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I am not a resort on the beach person. A place away from the crowds, close to good restaurants, just calm and quiet. I spent a few days in Mauritius after a grueling flight from the US. My stay in the one bedroom cabin with a small kitchen and outdoor living room and dining area was just what I needed....

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Manchester
Reviewed 2 August 2016

This is a charming place in the most stunning setting. Our chalet was so cute and had an incredible view over the mountains and towards the Rhumerie de Chamarel. The bed was super comfy and the shower was hot and powerful (as far as I’m concerned, these are the most important features). The staff were all great, very helpful and...

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Mauritius
Reviewed 20 May 2016

This was my last stop before turning back home from my Tour de Maurice adventure and everything about this location was even more amazing than I had imagined. The rustic farm life around me made me realize the beauty and simplicity of things that we often fail to appreciate in our busy lives. The property located in the heights of...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 12 January 2016

This place was clearly set up by professionals in the hospitality industry as every detail has been thought through to make the client feel totally taken care of and free of worries. The chalets are built in such a way that you cannot hear or see your neighbours and you really have a sense of outdoors and nature whilst having...

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Beau Bassin - Rose Hill, Africa
Reviewed 15 December 2015

La vieille cheminee is ideally located on chamarel hillside. Surrounded by trees and singing birds. The staff is very polite and the breakfast was excellently balanced. Lots of tracks for trekking in the lush forest or by the riverside.

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Quatre Bornes
Reviewed 24 October 2015

It is another aspect of Mauritius, far from the touristic attractions and busy hotels of the coast. The swimming pool spot offers an amazing mountainous view in a calm and relaxing environment. However: beware mosquitoes...

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Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for a week with our 4 kids in August and love the wilderness and freedom of our week. The kids spent a lot of time with the horses and Freddie at the stables was so good including them in his daily brushing and caring for the animals. We walked a lot, ate lovely local food, rode the...

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Hatfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2015

Campement is a brilliant self-catering cottage. It is well appointed and spacious and a fire can be set in the fireplace for you at night. Remember that you are up in the mountains so water can be slightly less reliable than in Europe! The staff (especially Mirielle, Christelle and Frederick) are very accommodating and helpful. Breakfast and evening meal can...

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  • Free Parking
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Located in the south west mountains of Chamarel, we offer overnight stays in fully equipped charming cottages. Guided horse rides and walks are proposed. Meals are on request. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Vieille Cheminee

Address: Route principale, Chamarel, Mauritius 99999
Region: Mauritius > Riviere Noire District > Chamarel
Price Range: ₹ 6,552 - ₹ 12,101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Vieille Cheminee 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Try and stay in dry season as the tin roof can be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles Roou, 2 Aug 2016 | Read review
“It can get really cold on winter nights so make sure that you pack some warm clothes!”
 of 5 bubbles prerrnas, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Wifi only in the reception area.”
 of 5 bubbles ThinkLS, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
“La maison du potager is ideal for couple with two kids”
 of 5 bubbles mohamedsameerkhank, 15 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Close to the swimming pool”
 of 5 bubbles christianmaudave, 24 Oct 2015 | Read review
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