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Kafe Marron

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Pointe Coton, Ile Rodrigues, Mauritius
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

We were there for 5 days at the beginning of March. We enjoyed every seconds. Kafe Marron is a cute place. My mum and I enjoyed our walks every morning on the beach with a gorgeous sunrise. Maybe a little renovation would be perfect. Friendly and lovely team. They prepared a special vegan meal for me when we ate there.... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We stayed 4 nights there, clean and spacious room with air conditioning. We had homemade breakfast and dinner by Dorothy, very tasty and prepared with love. Rodrigues is very quiet place not touched with civilization, so nothing for party people. But beautiful beaches with clear water overcome everything we ever seen.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

I cannot more highly recommend Kafe Marron and a stay on beautiful Rodrigues. Dorothy and Fredric were fantastic hosts to our family in this wonderful spotlessly clean house. The food was awesome very fresh, beautifully prepared and presented, giving us a great taste of Rodriguean cuisine. Kafe Maron is located at the SE end of the island, in our view... More 

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Leamington Spa, Royaume-Uni
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

We have stayed in a lot of guesthouses and Kafe Marron ranks as one of the best. Although it has only four double rooms it is designed in such a way as to give the impression of space. This is complemented by a relaxed and friendly atmosphere and absence of formality; words like 'homely' and 'welcoming' are apt descriptions. Our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

We came to the Kafe Marron for three nights after spending some time on Mauritius and the contrast could not be more stark. Frederic and Dorothy were so hospitable and really made us feel like we could have/do anything we wanted. They arranged for us to rent a scooter for a very reasonable price and it was parked right outside... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2012

Kafé Marron is a very nice place close to the best beaches on Rodrigues at the other end of the island from the airport. The house is pleasantly spacious and well thought out with quirky furnishings. Dorothy runs a casual place with an easy, friendly atmosphere. The food is excellent. Be prepared to meet cows, chickens roaming around the house... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2011

We have stayed at Kafe Marron 3 nights on our honeymoon and the whole experience was great. The guest house is perfctly located, near the best beaches in Rodrigues, and is very charming. Dorothy and Fredric are fantastic, they really help you plan your stay in Rodrigues (excursions, rent of the scooter, trasnfers etc.). The food is also excellent and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2011

We stayed 5 nights at Kafe Marron and i could say this was definetely one of our best accomodations ever. The house is new, very nicely furnished, the owner Dorothy and her family are very kind and attentive. We felt really at home there! I have to mention also the food which Dorothy prepared for us - it was fantastic!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2011

the experience in the chambre d'hote was very positive! Dorothy and Frederic made us feel like at home. Dorothy is a fantastic "landlady", her dinners are very very delicious and she is "CHEF N^ 1"!! they will be in out hearts!!!! Lorenza, Sara, Federica e Alessandra

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