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Le Grand Bleu Hotel
3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Coastal Road, Trou aux Biches, Mauritius   |  
Hotel amenities
Ranked #7 of 9 Hotels in Trou aux Biches
Chennai (Madras), India
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“It's a big NO”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014 via mobile

I stayed there for a week .there were lizards and bugs everywhere, and the bathrooms OMG,the bed designs , the walls , ambience everything was a disaster,and on top of it the employees there too bad, very rude behaviour, no manners. I have never seen this bad service anywhere.bookings were done by Thomas cook . We requested them to change the hotel but no response.never goto this God forsaken place.its definitely a big NO.

  • Stayed March 2014
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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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
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

This is another house away from home. For me incredible experience. All staff of hotel interact like known to me for a long time. Excellent food.Specially one Nepali employee take care of my family like my younger brother. Value for money hotel. Excellent dining and bar.

  • Stayed March 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Curepipe, Mauritius
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Room much smaller than expected. They need renovation. At night when sleeping we get to hear lizards and coakroaches walking. We were told to vacate the room before check out time. A bit disappointed with the service. But food was excellent. No complaints about food. Otherwise ok.

Stayed April 2014, traveled with family
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

When we were in Mauritius, we actually stayed in the self catering place across the road so this review is only for the restaurant itself.

The staff were absolutely brilliant!!

We went there for breakfast and supper a couple of times and every time it was great. They have great Mauririan Cuisine at the hotel and when we first went there for supper they went through the whole buffet with us.

The restaurant manager Mr Sailesh was a brilliant host and recommended some great dishes to us as well as some really great cocktails. He even gave us some little tastes of the buffet on our one night there for supper.

They even tried to help us find my girlfriend's earring when it feel on the floor!!!

Would def recommend going if you enjoy Indian cuisine as their buffets are great!!

Stayed March 2014, traveled as a couple
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Stockholm, Stockholms Län, Sweden
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10 hotel reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

This must be one of the most priceworth hotels in Mauritius! Nice clean room with air cond and shower. A nice swimminpool just outside the room. Breakfast included. 150 metres to the beach. And the management is so friendly!

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Bangalore, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Our stay in hotel was booked by our Travel Agent. When we reached hotel, we were received with a drink and the hotel folks were very welcoming.
The rooms were in poor state. The rooms has false ceiling which makes its height even less. The first room assigned to me was 206 which is very small room. There was no ventilation. The front porch was shared by other room. In short there was no privacy. I immediately went at the reception and changed the room to 207 which was bigger. The TVs in the rooms were CRT. I expected flat screen as I was told by my travel agent that hotel standard was as good as Indian 5 stars. We spotted a lizard in our room. The annoying part was the dim yellow lights. They really make you feel depressed. Management should really change them. The bathroom was very small yet manageable. There is only one sink in bathroom and if you spill water outside shower room, it comes directly inside your room. The Wifi connectivity is good ONLY in reception. Management should add few more routers near rooms. The beach is on other side of road and only 2-3 chairs are there for this hotel that too on the rocky side. The main good part of beach belongs to other hotels. There are no recreational facilities at the hotel apart from empty pool table.
On the other hand, the resort area is well maintained and clean. Swimming pool is good and cleaned regularly. Food was good. There were 2 holidays and during the dinner, hotel have arranged live music which was the best part. We enjoyed a lot during those 2 days. Hotel staff is polite. Mr. Avkash helped us a lot with Catamaran cruise which was the best part of Mauritius Trip. He is very jolly fellow and genuinely helps the tourists. All other folks on reception were also very helpful.

Room Tip: i stayed in 207, its big but there is no good furniture in balcony. Get the rooms near pool.
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  • Stayed February 2014, traveled as a couple
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Ahmedabad, India
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52 reviews 52 reviews
18 hotel reviews
Reviews in 17 cities Reviews in 17 cities
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Ok this is a second hand review from a Good friend i guided to Le Grand bleu based on previous reviews .

Experiences he faced -
1, Untidy Rooms (Roaches infested rooms)
2, No Proper Reception - Room contact .
3, Cuisine doesn't suit a Vegan .
4, Failed to provide Package inclusions .

In short A Failed Honeymoon experience. I would suggest a complete rework on the hotel with proper sanitizing !

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Le Grand Bleu Hotel

Address: Coastal Road, Trou aux Biches, Mauritius
Location: Mauritius > Pamplemousses District > Trou aux Biches
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 9 Hotels in Trou aux Biches
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Le Grand Bleu Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Le Grand Bleu Hotel Mauritius/Trou Aux Biches

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