We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 8 Cilaos hotels

Le Vieux Cep

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2, rue des Trois Mares, Cilaos 97413 , Reunion Island
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Le Vieux Cep to your Saves list
Le Vieux Cep
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
72%
Ranked #5 of 8 Hotels in Cilaos
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Uli_F457 Niederanven, Luxembourg
Write a Review

203 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    30
    112
    43
    11
    7
See reviews for
40
133
3
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room Tips
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Niederanven, Luxembourg
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
10 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is located very quiet close to the main street of Cilaos. Big car Parking is available. Welcome at the Reception was good and included a welcome drink. The room was quite small bout sufficient for the two-days stay. Well furnished and decorated. Relatively big bathroom with modern shower. Unfortunately there was no WiFi in the rooms, only at... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rotterdam
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

The hotel has a nice and overall fairly luxurious feel to it, Nice rooms with (in our case) a spacious bathroom and rainshower, a balcony, big safe and a good bed. We had a good heater, which was a must as the temperature dropped heavily during the evening. Biggest downside was the lack of ventilation in the bathroom, which basically... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Biggar, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We had heard that the rooms in this hotel were small. We were pleasantly surprised. Great views from the room up to the mountains. Lovely balcony. Good location for the town and the walking. We didn't have dinner in the hotel, but breakfast was good.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Manchester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

To be perfectly honest, the hotel can get away with quite a lot because the views are just breathtaking. The room was the least nice room we stayed in during our trip to the island; there is a lot of wood in the room so it was quite dark, the bathroom is dated, there was no air-conditioning... but everything is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bergen, Norway
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
28 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

We have been driving in the Alps, on difficult mountains i US and small narrow roads i the Norwegian mountains and thougt we had seen the most of mountainroads, but that was bofore we started on the road to Cilaos. The wildnes and the fantastic view, narrow tunnels was breathtaking, Cilaos is a small fantastic town that reweal colourfull and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brighton, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
97 reviews 97 reviews
41 hotel reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013

While we were in Cilaos we stayed both in the Vieux Cep and the Chenets so this report can be read together with the other. Overall we are more likely to return to the Vieux Cep, maybe trying to get a bigger room. The Vieux Cep has a great location and is very attractive from the outside. It is very... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Witney, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

We stayed here for 3 nights (although the middle night we stayed at the Gite up Piton de Neige). The room was realitively basic, but was clean, comfortable, and had everything we needed/wanted. The hotel is very pretty and has loads of lovely Creole decorative features to the buildings. The staff are lovely and warm, even if your French is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brisbane, Australia
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
48 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

We stayed in a superior family room for 3 nights - with 2 adults & 2 children. We had a first floor room with a balcony, which had terrific views of the mountains and the Piton de Neiges. Our room had a small upstairs loft that was big enough for 2/3 kids to sleep in. The room was fairly basic... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cornwall
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
14 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

... this hotel really could do better. The welcome was poor, we had a disappointing meal in the restaurant, and the staff were unable (unwilling?) to resolve a simple problem with the TV remote control. The bathroom needed some better lighting and an extractor fan. It could be really good, as it's in a nice quiet location with stunning mountain... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cape Town
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2011

This is really a fantastic hotel - probably the best in Cilaos !! Rooms were very neat and clean and food was very good.The only negative was that it was very difficult to communicate as very little English was understood !! Overall though a very good hotel !!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Le Vieux Cep, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Le Vieux Cep? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Le Vieux Cep

Address: 2, rue des Trois Mares, Cilaos 97413 , Reunion Island
Location: Reunion Island > Arrondissement of Saint-Pierre > Cilaos
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Le Vieux Cep 3*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, HotelsClick and Odigeo so you can book your Le Vieux Cep reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Le Vieux Cep Cilaos
Le Vieux Cep Reunion Island/Cilaos

79 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (71)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (12)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (18)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (3)
Viewed
View from room (11)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Other (21)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (9)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
View from room (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Cilaos with
any amenities