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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 15 August 2013

We stayed here for our first honeymoon and residence made it really special..had a very smooth check-in and it remained same throughout our stay of 7 days... we had a nice view from our room overlooking garden and the ocean. We did enjoy some of the water activities, like the kayak, paddle boat, glass bottom ride in their yacht club,...

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Residence_Mauritius, Mr Pierrot Barbe Rooms Division Manager at The Residence Mauritius, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam It’s so warming to read such wonderful review on TA. We sincerely appreciate that our resort has met up to your expectations, as The Residence Mauritius team are ready to go all the way out towards making our guests happy. Your proposition of a bar at the yatch club has certainly caught our attention and we will certainly...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 August 2013

The Hotel provide calm,privacy and a secluded environment.Some of the workers are very skilled as for the younger one they need lots more training.It was fantastic to se the preserved colonial style garden and the lady gardenrs and men appaers to blend in the environment while providing a vital service to the guest. Great confusion over food alowances and how...

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Residence_Mauritius, Mr Pierrot Barbe Rooms Division Manager at The Residence Mauritius, responded to this review

Dear Sir We are thankful that you have shared your review on Trip Advisor. While going through your review, we have noted that you have appreciated the architecture of our resort. However all the issues you referred to and which we have shared to our team members for actions to be implemented for our continuing process of improvement. We reiterate...

Cheltenham
Reviewed 7 August 2013

We stayed as a family for 2 weeks at this resort, and it was almost empty the whole of our stay with less than 50% occupancy which in a large hotel meant that the staff outnumbered the guests !!. The service and facilities were impeccable and our Suite was fantastic with ocean views. But there was no real atmosphere due...

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Residence_Mauritius, Mr Pierrot Barbe Rooms Division Manager at The Residence Mauritius, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam We thank you for your comment on Trip Advisor. As you have described in your review, during that period the hotel was not running a high occupancy due to the fact that it was our low season period. We understand your price comparison with regards to the F&B but we wish to inform you that we are in...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 August 2013

My husband and I stayed for a week in the Residence in July 2013. We were there for our honeymoon and the stay in Residence made our honeymoon all the more special. The staff is very honest and courteous. Shahil at the concierge was very helpful and had all the answers about the water sports, places to visit and foreign...

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delhi
Reviewed 4 August 2013

BEFORE CHOOSING THIS HOTEL I HAVE GONE THROUGH MOST OF THE REVIEWS OF EVERY 5 STAR HOTEL IN MAURITIUS AND AFTER COMPLETING MY RESEARCH BASED ON THE REVIEWS ON TRIP ADVISOR AND OTHER FACTORS I FIND "THE RESIDENCE" BE THE BEST HOTEL FOR HONEYMOON STAY IN MAURITIUS IN FIVE STAR CATEGORY. We were on the honeymoon trip and we stayed...

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Residence_Mauritius, Mr Pierrot Barbe Rooms Division Manager at The Residence Mauritius, responded to this review

Dear Mr/s Agarwal We thank you for your recent stay with us and for taking your time to write your feedback on Trip Advisor We are grateful to you for having chosen our property for your honeymoon and we are delighted to read that you did enjoy your stay. Such warm and positive impressions will no doubt motivate the team...

london
Reviewed 13 July 2013

My husband and I stayed at the residence for 10 days end of June beginning of July, well what can I say that hasn't already been said, although the hotel was quiet as off season (75 guests) it was amazing to have so many staff looking after your every need, from the constant iced water and fruit at the pool...

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Residence_Mauritius, Public Relations Manager at The Residence Mauritius, responded to this review

Dear Madam Your review on Trip Advisor is very encouraging and inspiring. You comments about our service and staffs are very warming. This will surely boost up our level of service given to our guest at the hotel. We appreciate your review about the dress code in our restaurant. This has helped us reviewing our dress code appeal to our...

Winchester
Reviewed 12 July 2013

Firstly, this is a beautiful hotel. Great location, beautiful rooms, attentive staff (personal butler), excellent food and beverage and everything you could desire from a 5 Star hotel except atmosphere. We spent 3 days at The Residence and had something to compare having stayed at a LUX resort in Mauritius the previous 4 days, Fundamentally the hotel seemed empty most...

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 10 July 2013

I stayed at the residence during the month of May. Located on the north east coast, it is ideal for sunrises and not sunsets!Stayed on the second floor which overlooked the gardens with a partial view of the ocean. My room was very spacious,flat screen tv, work area, spacious bathroom with a bathtub,shower and small walk in closet for luggage...

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Residence_Mauritius, Public Relations Manager at The Residence Mauritius, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam We thank you for your time taken to write about your experience at The Residence Mauritius. We extend our sincere apologies for not being able to meet your expectations about the room and the balcony. It’s very soothing to read that the hotel ambiance and the special service “Rose petal bath” were pleasing to you. A special thanks...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 July 2013

Once again we have been privileged to return to our favourite place and to our favourite hotel - Our Residence. We (my parents and myself) have been coming here for a number of years. They are on visit number 6 and I am on visit number 8. From the moment we arrive and meet all the folks at the hotel...

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jhb
Reviewed 4 July 2013

We stayed at The Residence in May 2013 for a week.It was a 50th birthday present from my husband.From the time we arrived, we were treated like royalty.We wanted to change the room from the 2nd floor to the ground floor and they did it immediately with no problem at all.Our room was spacious,very comforatble, and I loved the huge...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Residence Mauritius is situated on the east coast of Mauritius along a mile-long beach of immaculate white sand, fringed by the azure Indian Ocean and tropical gardens - an idyllic retreat for your unreserved relaxation. Inspired by the island's stately turn-of-the-century plantation houses, this luxury Mauritius resort blends modern elegance with classic, colonial style that envelops you in an endearing sense of nostalgia. Live like royalty in rooms that radiate luxurious comfort and charm, with attentive service worthy of the grand colonial houses of yesteryear. Dine on exotic cuisine that captures the incredible potpourri of island flavours. Discover new secrets to soulful relaxation within our serene spa sanctuary, and an endless playground of attractions and activities to be found in the island's unique mix of cultures and stunning landscapes. Whether you seek a romantic escape with your loved one or a spectacular beach getaway with your family, The Residence Mauritius will enthrall you under the warm glow of the Mauritian sun. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Residence Mauritius

Address: Coastal Rd, Belle Mare, Mauritius
Region: Mauritius > Flacq District > Belle Mare
Price Range: $302 - $1,026 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Residence Mauritius 5*
Number of rooms: 171
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Also Known As:
The Residence Hotel Belle Mare
Residence Belle Mare
Residence Hotel Belle Mare
Residence Mauritius
The Residence Mauritius Belle Mare
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Belle Mare
#2 Family Hotel in Belle Mare
#2 Romantic Hotel in Belle Mare
#2 Luxury Hotel in Belle Mare
#2 Spa Hotel in Belle Mare
#3 Business Hotel in Belle Mare
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“I have only stayed in oceanfront rooms These have easy access to the beachp”
 of 5 bubbles Marionfinlayson, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We had the basic garden room - courtyard, open to the sea at one end - oblique views. Nice room.”
 of 5 bubbles pen700, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Take Ocean view”
 of 5 bubbles Sikori, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ocean view rooms have superb balconies and views are amazing.”
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“Most rooms have views to the sea some do have more balcony/personal area. Ask the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles 96sallya, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
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