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Esprit-Libre Restaurant & Guest-House

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here, setting was lovely. We had the tuna tartare and was alarmed it came slightly warm. My daughter asked why it was slightly warm. The ridiculous answer came back 'we do things differently' !!! Really? Was the tuna defrosted in the microwave perhaps? The salad was great though. They should just serve people what they ask for...

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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Esprit libre Could be a nice place but isn't. Staff tries its best but still must learn a lot. Very poor breakfast and extremely slow ( but kind) service. Rooms OK but not very clean. New Years Eve dinner of poor quality (100 Eur without drinks) consisting of a small piece of ( quite dry) lobster, a fish fillet and...

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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is besides the guesthouse and a pool/lounge area. The menu consists of a range of local dishes and French classics. My choice went to the smoked marlin and palm hearts followed by medium rare seared tuna with rice and a light coconut curry sauce. The fish was in both cases absolutely perfect! And the fried rice was delicious...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 January 2017

This is a great place for every time of the day, and caters to all tastes. Either for brunch, lunch, dinner, or drinks, you won't be disappointed. It's not the place to go and see crowds, but if you are out on a romantic date, or for a sex and the city night with your girlfriends, you will love it!...

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Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

The rooms are next to a horse stable and it smell very bad at night though they provide a scent burner. The receptionist/barman insist on keeping your ID although you have paid for the rooms upon check in and no one is available if u leave early (i did informed though). There is no minibar in the room!

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Kayl, Luxembourg
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

At Esprit Libre you have a good choice of breakfast, from a french to english breakfast with fresh fruits and juices from chateau Labourdonnais. You can even have lunch and dinner at the hotel, or have a piece of lemon cake in the afternoon (which I would suggest you'd try😋). If you go out on an early day trip you...

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Lusaka Province, Zambia
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Excellent menu and service A hidden gem Would recommend this restaurant to anyone visiting this area in Mauritius Music is available every 2 nd Friday to complement the excellent food The owner is always available with friendly advice regarding the menu and the chef comes to speak to you personally regarding the food

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Reviewed 19 June 2016

Really good service and friendly staff. The owner is ready to assists in any circumstances. The swimming pool is a bit small , however a lovely venues to enjoy a delicious cocktail & chill beer and I think food wise could be more finnest as they got a lovely open restaurant. Overall hats off to the team .

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Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

This place has a relaxed/ hip atmosphere! Warm welcome by young expat owner, choice of seating next to swimming pool or under umbrellas on the opposite side. Live music on friday nights. They serve mauritian/ fusion food of very good quality. We had steaks, ombrine fish as main. Price around rs700 to rs800 for main courses. The place is ideal...

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Flic En Flac
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Just after work, I was looking for an accomodation in pointe aux canonniers. Suggested to me, was esprit libre a hotel restaurant accomodation with fair price and value for money. Rooms are air conditioned with a perfect wifi installation that works well. Small terrace outside and also a fully operating restaurant. I do recommend as starter their smoke marlin with...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Esprit-Libre Restaurant & Guest-House

Address: Rue Bourdet, Pointe aux Canonniers, Grand Baie, Mauritius
Region: Mauritius > Riviere du Rempart District > Grand Baie > Pointe aux Canonniers
Price Range: $82 - $163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Esprit-Libre Restaurant & Guest-House 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“If you have to stay where, try a room downstairs and in the front. The other rooms are very noisy when it is raining.”
MarcelBaumann, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We had the standard doubles, they were great.”
Potage2013, 7 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Call and speak to Jerome - he speaks French and English and probably other languages - he can advise on the best room as there are several options.”
rori49, 23 Jan 2013 | Read review
“Room 2 was great, the others are probably further back in the house”
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Jean424, 14 Mar 2012 | Read review
“Speak with Stephan and he will guide you.”
jennprice, 29 Jul 2011 | Read review
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