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Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2012

Our taxi driver on the way back to the airport summarised it well when he asked us if we enjoyed our stay and we responded with a polite "no not really" his response was... "everyone knows you should not stay at Le Recif". (If only we had know that before...) My husband booked a week long all inclusive package at... More 

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8 Thank Hanlie_Bester
hotels_attitude, General Manager at Recif Attitude, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Bester, It is always with great disappointment that we read negative comments on our property and we regret that you did not enjoy your Mauritian week with us. We note that your review is being posted after 4 months (you stayed at the hotel in February 2012) and rest assure that we have taken good note on your... More 

Brussels, Belgium
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 May 2012

The first word which pops up in my mind is really "AWESOME". I've never been to a place that beautiful, peaceful, full of happiness like the Récif Hotel: all the staff is gentle, smiling. The hotel manager, Mr. Raymond is so nice and friendly...this is so unusual. Evening animation, food, facilities, etc. >> waouw ! :) My wife and I... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2012

Recif is located on the North West of the Island, between Port Louis and Grand Bay. The weather on the west of the island is definitely much better than the east, which we found quite windy. I would recommend hiring a scooter at reception and using it to visit Grand Bay, makes for a really exciting day. The management at... More 

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Sidmouth
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2012

The staff at this hotel are its best asset. Facilities are OK and the hotel is a lovely size at about 70 rooms. We had a de luxe sea view room which was worth the extra money with superb views from the balcony and possible to photograph great sunsets (weather (permitting). Beds are somewhat hard and could do with replacing... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2012

Hotels in Mauritius are hardly on the cheap side, so when I say good value, this hotel is still a fair amount of money when compared with other countries. but for Mauritius it is a great deal. Let's start with the good. The hotel community space is stunning. Beautifully decorated and the bar is very comfortable (with some decent home... More 

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Lutterworth, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2012

We went to the Recif as a couple with our eyes wide open, having read every single review posted prior to booking our trip, hence the rating of 'Excellent' based on it's 3 star rating. I find it incredible what people complain about, even the ones that haven't even stayed at the Recif, which in fact is against the rules... More 

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Shanghai
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2012

Upon arrival we were booked to room number 109, which is the most run-down room we have ever experienced. Even the travel agent representative whom we showed the room was shocked. Only after negotiating for 2 days with the management and the GM we were given an acceptable room. The only nice thing to be said about this place is... More 

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Derbyshire
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2012

A smaller hotel, just what we wanted. Pointe aux Piments (West side of the Island) is the best side if you don't want too much wind. The service was perfect. Every night free live music. The hotel also provided for free: glass boat - snorkelling - waterskiing - sun beds on the beach. The food was OK, some nights it... More 

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Stoke on Trent
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2011

Just returned from a week at this wonderful hotel We opted for a small hotel but there was no comprimise on quality Staff were impeccible as was the hotel and its services As long as you wanted a quietish time (which we did) it was a dream come true They supplied glass bottom boat snorkeling and water skiing as well... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2011

We have just returned from a 10 day stay and wished we had booked for longer. There were 4 adults (2 in ther 30,s and 2 in there 50,s) and a 6 yr old grandaughter and all enjoyed every bit of the holiday. The rooms,staff,food and sunbeds to include the pool were all exc. The beach is nice and you... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
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  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the north west of Mauritius, Recif Attitude is a must if you want to go back to essentials, to recharge your batteries, to spend time together as a family or as a couple, to spend time with friends...Nestled in a white sandy creek overlooking a beautiful natural marine preserve, this "Adult Only" hotel is an invitation to farniente. Guests can spend hours chatting, sipping an exotic cocktail bare feet in the sand or in one of the cosy sitting corners... At sunset, the ideal spot to watch that enormous orange sun entering the sea slowly...Dressed in white and wood, Recif Attitude is a mix of comfort, vibrant Mauritian soul and boutique hotel spirit. The 70 room hotel with its cubical architecture, modern furniture and refined design, is decorated with taste. Warm welcome, caring and discreet staff, together with unique body care and facials of the Spa Attitude, without forgetting the seafood restaurant, contribute to the subtle luxury of this 3 star sup. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Recif Attitude

Address: Royal Road, Pointe Aux Piments, Mauritius
Region: Mauritius > Pamplemousses District > Pointe Aux Piments
Price Range: $147 - $312 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Recif Attitude 3.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Le Recif Hotel Pointe Aux Piments
Le Recif Pointe Aux Piments
Recif Attitude Mauritius/Pointe Aux Piments
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Pointe Aux Piments
#3 Family Hotel in Pointe Aux Piments
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Pointe Aux Piments
#4 Spa Hotel in Pointe Aux Piments
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