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Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort

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Paris, France
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3 reviews
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

We have spent a week with my husband at Cardinal Exclusive Resort; this stay was planned to be our second Honeymoon. Thanks to the stuff of this hotel, perfect location and delicious food it was even better than our real Honeymoon at Bora Bora. The first thing to mention is that there are only 13 rooms and during our stay... More 

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Direction11, General Manager at Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear Anya, It is great to read your comment and to share it with the team. You are right, we run a very special hotel which could be as well a "demeure" hotel with its so special tailor made service signature. Thank you for your stay in our property The management More 

Quatre Bornes
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 7, 2016

We stayed in this hotel from 01st October to 05th of October 2016. I really loved our room 2005. The room was clean. The staff were simply amazing. The food was awesome. Special thanks to Nanda, Reeya at the front desk & Jack.

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Direction11, General Manager at Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear Veksarmah, I will transmit your feed back to concerned team members. Hoping to get the pleasure to welcome you back at Cardinal Exclusive Resort for your next holidays in Mauritius. Best Regards The Management More 

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Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

The worst place place on the island! £100 on lunch... and security chase you away from their sun lounge 3 mins after playing the bill, stay away! There weren't any other guests... I couldn't understand why, unless they didn't have enough to go around, but there wasn't another person in sight... so disappointing!

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Direction11, General Manager at Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear Katie, After reading of your comment, and on behalf of our team, please accept our sincere apology concerning the incident on the beach. The security staff has obviously gone above his rights and duty, our internal procedures didn't allow them to interfere directly with our guests. They are contracted to ensure safety to guests not to disturb them. Be... More 

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3 hotel reviews
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

We came here on our honeymoon and booked directly with the hotel. They duly noted on our booking it was our honeymoon. On our arrival we got the worst room (by the restaurant on ground floor) and asked to be moved. It took 3 days with a lot of discussion to be moved to a better room. Also no decoration... More 

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Direction11, General Manager at Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear valuable guest, Thanks for the time taken for your comment. I feel ashamed at the reading of the miss-happening occurred at your arrival. On behalf of all the team, please accept our apologize. But why having not called someone from management, to assist you in solving the problem? Without any doubt hotel was in full occupancy, this why it... More 

Runcorn
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

This is a marvellous 5 star hotel where we spent our last two nights (upgraded from the Casuarina for a treat) of a 3 week holiday in Mauritius. A truly beautiful hotel with probably the best rooms of any hotel I have ever stayed in (and there have been hundreds): the 'basic' rooms offer a lovely circular bath, twin basins,... More 

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Hexham, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed August 11, 2016

This is a lovely welcoming boutique hotel located right on the long sandy beach at Trou aux Biches. It has a small pool but the beach and sea are so close to hand that there is no reason to use it. A kiosk on the beach offers complimentary water-related activities. We went in the glass-bottomed boat which was fun. Breakfast... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed August 1, 2016

Enjoyed every moment of our stay in Le Cardinal. If you're looking for a relaxing holiday with not too many people around, superb service, lovey food, beautiful property this is the resort. We had a lovely and spacious room with balcony overlooking the pool and the sea. Falling a sleep and waking up to the sound of waves was really... More 

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Marlborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed July 27, 2016

Administratively linked with a larger resort hotel across the road means guests of Le Cardinal benefit from all their amenities as well has having the peace and seclusion of this lovely small hotel. Rooms were spacious and well appointed and the restaurant offered local and international cuisine with a large menu. Laundry was a bit on the expensive side, but... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a week with our 2 kids (2 years and 10 months). The hotel was a great place to stay, very well located, super calm but with a big hotel next to it that had all we needed and excellent food. The best of all (without doubt) is the staff. We have now left for another week... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for a week at Easter, and we chose the resort as we were looking for somewhere really quiet and relaxing to stay. This place ticked all our boxes. The room was big with a bath and a shower and a nice view into the garden and the sea beyond. The excellent white-sand beach was... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort

Address: Royal Road, Trou aux Biches, Mauritius
Location: Mauritius > Pamplemousses District > Trou aux Biches
Price Range: $254 - $644 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Le Cardinal Exclusive Hotel Trou Aux Biches
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“the penthouse 3003”
 of 5 bubbles veksarmah, Oct 7, 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are excellent, but if you can get a first or second floor room, even better.”
 of 5 bubbles H7300CCjohns, Sep 12, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the higher floors probably have more privacy than those on the ground floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Bryn_PInzgauer, Aug 11, 2016 | Read review
“Avoid groud floor suites if possible”
 of 5 bubbles alastairw100, Jul 27, 2016 | Read review
“WE were in room 2004 - great but then they all will be I am sure. Higher is always better.”
 of 5 bubbles 14KathrynM, Sep 15, 2015 | Read review
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