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La Vieille Cheminee

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Room & Suite (33)
Pool & Beach (7)
Ratings and reviews
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“horse riding”(6 reviews)
“shower area”(2 reviews)
“three nights”(2 reviews)
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What's included
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Room Service
Fitness center
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair access
Business Center
3 Star Hotel
La Vieille Cheminée is located in Chamarel – a small village nested high in the mountains that dominate the south-western coast of Mauritius. 15 mins away from the beach, we produce tropical vegetables, fruits and compost from sustainable farming. We invite you to discover our tropical...
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Location and contact
Main Road, Chamarel, Mauritius 90403
18.5 miles to S. Seewoosagur Ram. Intl Airport
12 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a fantastic 3 night stay here. The room had everything we could have required and was very clean. We asked for a room with a fire when booking which we got and the view from our room was amazing. The grounds around the...More

Thank moche89
Response from Robert D, Owner at La Vieille ChemineeResponded yesterday

Thank you for this lovely review. Such a nice description of the vibes & things to do here at La Vieille Cheminée. We will share the feedback to Maïa who cooked the meal. We hope to have you again soon.

Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I wanted to go for a ride on a horse in Mauritius. We already booked it from Germany. When we arrived at the area we were warmily welcomed with a cup of coffee and biscuts. The cottage is beautiful decorated and surrounded...More

Thank Pauline I
Response from Robert D, Manager at La Vieille ChemineeResponded 2 days ago

Hi Pauline. Thanks a lot for your beautiful review :) We are so happy that you enjoyed your ride and the property. We will let Marie Celine know that she was appreciated. And happy that this gave you a good taste of horse riding. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An very nice weekend spent with the family in this relaxing place far from the crowd. La vieille cheminée is the perfect retreat for those who want a break. Ideal also for those who love horses with beautiful rides to do around the property. The...More

Thank Alan G
Response from Robert D, Owner at La Vieille ChemineeResponded 1 week ago

Hi Alan. Thanks a lot for this great review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay and made the most out of the property. We hope to see you again soon. Have a nice day.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I arrived there after a long drive from the north of the island, going through all the curves along Chamarel. From the moment we arrived, it felt like we were transported in another world - tucked away in nature, so wild, so...More

Thank Mademoiselle_Nomad
Response from Robert D, Gérant at La Vieille ChemineeResponded 1 week ago

Woaw! :) Thank you SO much for such a lovely comment! This is the best reward for us. You can be sure that we'll share this feedback with the whole team so they can feel proud :) This illustrate perfectly what La Vieille Cheminée is...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed there from Friday 22 June 2018 to Sunday 24 June 2018 with 4 other guests. We had booked the 'Campement' that has 2 double bed rooms with en suite a twin bed room. As there is a kitchen in the cottage you may...More

Thank Alain_Captieux
Response from Robert D, Gérant at La Vieille ChemineeResponded 1 week ago

Hi Alain. Thanks a lot for this nice comment. We are glad that you enjoyed the place and the team and will share the feedback. We hope to have you again soon.

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La Vieille Cheminée is located in Chamarel – a small village nested high in the mountains that dominate the south-western coast of Mauritius. 15 mins away from the beach, we produce tropical vegetables, fruits and ...More compost from sustainable farming. We invite you to discover our tropical farm, enjoy walks or horse rides while staying in one of our cosy and well equipped lodges. We offer B&B and self-catering stays. You can pre-order meals or buy basic groceries from our reception. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (89)
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Dining (6)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Response from Patricia B | Reviewed this property |
You will need to drive to get a meal. The little store only carries basics. We didn't look at prices. I would expect the office could store your luggage. I don't know about an airport transfer. If you aren't planning on... More
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"La maison du potager is suitable for group friends"
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"If you like open fires then ask if your room will have - some do and some don't. We would suggest a room..."
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"Try and stay in dry season as the tin roof can be noisy."
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"It can get really cold on winter nights so make sure that you pack some warm clothes!"
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