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Authentic place

I think it`s the beach where you can really get the authentic Mauritius feeling. As you can see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Snailbeach, United Kingdom
The best beach in Mauritius

The best beach I visited in Mauritius. No reefs no sunbeds no umbrellas just the open sea. A bonus... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elias Z
Astoria, Illinois
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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 1 week ago

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

Thank CrazySnailTraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

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 4 weeks ago

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

Thank george j
Reviewed 22 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 26 June 2017

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

Thank Venkatesh6660
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Tamarin is a stunning bay, overshadowed by a glorious mountain. The sand is good and there is a strong chance you may see the odd dolphin! The bay can be accessed from resorts in Wolmar (particularly Maradiva and Sands) by walking along the beach and...More

Thank Seatroutfisher-1
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Tamarin Beach is located near the coastal village of Tamarin, in the western part of Mauritius. This is one of the many beautiful beaches of Mauritius situated in the district of Black River.

Thank travelerKolkata
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Me and 4 of my friends came over for a surfing holiday and were treated like crap by the locals. We were not allowed to surf at the main break, localism is very bad, they call themselves the White shorts. We couldnt even rent longboards,...More

4  Thank Ricky D
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Susan C
20 May 2016|
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.