DUPLEX BUNGALOW self-catering accommodation from 10.83 GBP PER PERSON at Indian Ocean Villas, Grand Bay (Baie) Sleeps 6 - Farmhouse
DUPLEX BUNGALOW self-catering accommodation from 10.83 GBP PER PERSON at Indian Ocean Villas, Grand Bay (Baie) Sleeps 6 Farmhouse Mauritius
Official Contact Details - DUPLEX BUNGALOW self-catering accommodation from 10.83 GBP PER PERSON at Indian Ocean Villas, Grand Bay (Baie) Sleeps 6Phone: 002309319727
The Duplex Bungalow at Indian Ocean Villas, Grand Bay (Baie) Sleeps 6 offering nice lounge, dining, kitchen, two bathrooms, bathtub, shower, three double bedrooms and balcony with sea view with a cook for 1/2 or whole day if required. Walking distance to
- Price from 65 GBP / Day
- 3 bedrooms & 1 bathroom
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Last updated: 01/18/2010
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THE DUPLEX BINGALOW at Indian Ocean Villas, GRAND BAY (BAIE)FROM 10.83 GBPOUNDS PER PERSON Sleeps 6 offering nice lounge, dining, kitchen, two bathrooms, bathtub, shower, three double bedrooms and balcony with sea view with a cook for 1/2 or whole day if required. Walking distance to the beach is about 2 minutes. 5 minutes walk to the centre of Grand Bay. Internet facility available by arrangement or internet cafe in Grand Bay.
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION or TO MAKE A RESERVATION
Email Llewelyn or Phone Anita 2 direct lines +2309319727 / 4520769
Prices & deals
- Lowest Daily Price:
- 65 GBP
- Highest Daily Price:
- 85 GBP
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Location & area
Lonely Planet Independent Review: "Northern Mauritius offers a huge amount to visitors; while its spectacular beaches have inevitably lead to heavy development it’s never hard to get away from it all and discover areas that remain largely untouched by mass tourism. Grand Baie is the centre of the country’s travel industry (although it’s increasingly finding itself challenged for that status by Flic en Flac) and boasts Mauritius best nightlife, some of its most excellent restaurants and shopping. The small villages around Grand Baie, Trou aux Biches, Mont Choisy and Pereybere are growing at an incredible pace and all have wonderful beaches to enjoy, making them other obvious attractions in the region. The lagoon, sheltered from the prevailing winds, offers a host of water sports and is particularly good for snorkelling and diving.
- Gand Bay (Baie) Mauritius , Mauritius, Mauritius
Amenities & services
GRAND BAIE (BAY) is situated within an area of sheltered bays and beaches where water sports and fishing complement the shops, bars, restaurants situated near the waterside. It is the earliest and traditional centre of tourism in Mauritius. It was once a small fishing village and is now a lively and largest resort - a popular tourist destination situated on a picturesque horseshoe bay in the north of the island. A shopping and leisure paradise and the area where Mauritians head for when they want a fun-filled night out!
The town is also the MAIN DEPARTURE POINT for trips by boat to the Northern Islands of Coin de Mire, Ile Plate and Ilot Gabriel. Local buses run between Port Louis (Capital) and Grand Bay every half hour during the day. Ile Au Cerf, a beautiful island located off the east coast of Mauritius, is also easily reached from Grand Bay.
Inland and nearby is the beautiful Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam BOTANICAL GARDNES AT PAMPLEMOUSSES where shaded walkways, streams and ponds border a fine collection of indigenous flora. The garden’s origins go back to 1735 when it was used as a market garden to provide fresh supplies to ships calling at Port Louis. The gardens are one of the most visited attractions in Mauritius. Opened as a private garden by the French governor of Mauritius nearly 300 years ago, they served as a major horticultural research centre for the French and British during the colonial period. Today they are home to dozens of varieties of palm trees, as well as medicinal plants, fish ponds, and an amazing collection of Queen Victoria water lilies.
SHOPPING: A 15minute drive from Grand Bay is Port Louis city where, in and around the central market is a souvenir and bargain-hunter’s dream where you can bargain for saris, spices, sandals, beachwear and intricately woven wall coverings from India as well as buy fresh fruit and vegetables from one of the many stalls for a few rupees.
SPORTS ACTIVITIES: diving, windsurfing, kite-surfing, sailing, paragliding, snorkelling, fishing, yachting;
AS AN ALTERNATIVE to say, Africa, the Algarve, Majorca or Tuscany, Mauritius (Maurice) is now generally regarded as one of the best areas for travel and tourism in the world. The northern coast in particular, offers white, sandy, forested, tropical beaches flanked by beautiful coral lagoons, spectacular volcanic mountain scenery, tropical fauna and flora and an all-year-round sunny climate (annual temperatures varying from about 26 - 30 degrees C.) making this area an ideal choice for your holiday of a lifetime! Mauritius Rocks!!!
JUST IMAGINE CHILLING OUT ON THE BEACH or under the filao trees…or trying water sports, banana boat rides, scuba diving (training and qualifications available), snorkelling, fishing, boating, walking, horse riding, tennis, golf, enjoying the night life and great hospitality…barbeques and sega dancing on the beach, awesome extinct volcanic mountains, sugar cane plantations, colonial history, hot sunny days…the list seems endless and you'll want to come back for more!
Many EXCELLENT, self catering apartments for rent or vacation rentals now offer a great alternative to the more expensive hotel resorts on the island. They offer better value for money than best hotel deals in Mauritius, budget or cheap hotels, beach accommodation rentals or holiday homes in the form of fully furnished apartments or villas at a fraction of the cost. With relatively lower rental rates they have opened the door to more visitors being able to afford to stay and benefit the island’s economy. The bus service is Government-subsidised and a very low-cost way of travelling around but not very comfortable! Or if you are more interested in the history and culture of Mauritius you can explore the island's turbulent colonial past and diversity of people.
GRAND BAY (BAIE)
The private duplex beach bungalow (villa) is an ideal accommodation option for a group or family. Almost hidden, metaphorically-speaking within a range of furnished seaside holiday apartments, flats and villas to rent, best discounted hotel and budget deals accommodation it offers exceptionally good value for money. The area is dotted with bars, restaurants and discotheques with beaches and water sports to enjoy. Public bus stop one min. from the villa.
HOLIDAY HOMES (not caravans), holiday rentals, holiday villas with pools, house(s) for rent, hostels accommodation offer many lodgings or property rental to suit all pockets. You will be sure to find what you need choosing from, for example, budget deals accommodation to serviced apartments, studio apartments for rent to luxury apartments and villas on this stunning Indian Ocean Island. Grand Bay is the island’s main centre for yachting, water skiing, windsurfing and numerous other water sport activities including submarine trips.
CLIMATE: Average Temperature (°C): J 30 F 20 M 29 A 29 M 28 J 24 J 24 A 24 S 24 O 25 N 27 D 28
Average Rainfall (mm): J 8.5 F 7.7 M 8.7 A 3.8 M 3.8 J 2.5 J 2.2 A 2.5 S 1.4 O 1.6 N 1.8 D 4.6
The beautiful La Cuvette beach offers diving, glass-bottomed boat trips and undersea walks.
SOUTH of Grand Bay, the northern coastline beyond Tombeau Bay has many delightful beaches including Trou aux Biches with its splendid Hindu Temple.
Further up the coast is MON CHOISY, one of the most popular beaches on the island, which offers water sports activities such as windsurfing and water skiing.
GRAND BAY (BAIE)is a great value, seaside holiday travel destination with a wide range of fully furnished luxury holiday apartments, apartments or flats, villas or houses to rent, best discounted hotel, budget deals or property rentals accommodation available.
A local MEALS(moped)DELIVERY SERVICE is also available or enjoy a beach barbecue, or just marvelling at the exotic sega dancers with local musicians. The sunsets are absolutely stunning and the unbroken coral reef acts as a natural barrier for the calm waters of the blue lagoon. Watch the local fishermen fishwalking along the reef in the morning and selling their fresh prawns and shrimps later on the beach.
# of Units: 1... and each unit includes:
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 1
- Single beds: 2
- Double beds: 2
- Baby cots: 1
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Review - DUPLEX BUNGALOW self-catering accommodation from 10.83 GBP PER PERSON at Indian Ocean Villas, Grand Bay (Baie) Sleeps 6
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