Nid de tourterelle is ideally situated at Grand Bay known to be a highly touristic village where you can see the most beautiful and lively beaches on the island. The area is renowned for its glorious beaches, water sports ,fishing and some of the best whale watching points. It boasts all kinds of nautical activities such as jet-skiing, snorkeling and para-sailing. It also features several beach bars and restaurants within walking distance from the apartment.
Conveniently situated near all amenities that the island can offer, the villa has been designed in such a way so as to provide you with all comforts. It is tastefully decorated giving the home very tropical feeling throughout and it is maintained to a high standard. It provides all the necessary ingredients for a perfect holiday. It is an entirely airconditioned, cosy and convivial houses in a quiet and charming area..
The villa comprises 2 large bedrooms and a single bedroom for (3 -6 persons) - 60 Euros per night for the whole and fully furnished villa which consists of the living room, american style kitchen, bathroom/toilet, balcony, large terrace etc
(You will have to book the whole apartment) (air optional at 5 euros per night/room)
- Two fully furnished master bedrooms with king size beds and a simple bed in one bedroom. The villa has a two private toilets and 2 showers. All bedrooms have air conditioning and an extra fee will be charged on demand. Cold/hot water 24 hours.
- Equipped large kitchen with a stove, rice cooker, gas cooker, oven, microwave, refrigerator, toaster, coffee maker and B.B.Q. and all kitchen utensils to prepare a meal. It has an iron + table although a laundry service is available on request at a fee.
- Spacious open plan living room with wooden and rattan furniture, TV, radio etc
Services are provided free for cleaning and changing bed sheets and bath/kitchen towels every 5 days.
Bedrooms are with all comfort, bathroom with shower and private toilet.
Other details :
The house is fitted with an alarm system.
All linen and towels are being provided free of charge.
Airport pick up can be arranged against payment.
Free Internet access
From the villa at Grand Bay, 10 mins walk to any buses going anywhere to the other part of the island. The villa is situated near the centre of Grand Bay (10 mins from the hypermarket Super U and 200 meters of the beach).
Grand Bay area
Grand Baie is a very popular tourist destination in Mauritius. It is a resort tow and in the recent years has become quite a popular tourist attraction of Mauritius. It is located on the northwestern coast of Mauritius. The area is extremely picturesque and very lively during the day and the night. So if you are going to Mauritius, make sure you go the Grand Baie.
The major attraction of Grand Baie is the beautiful sea. The crystal clear water and the soft, white sandy beach make Grand Baie so popular. Grand Baie offers ample opportunity for water sports like scuba diving, snorkeling, etc. the submarine cruises available here are quite famous as well.
Grand Baie is also known for its bustling markets. The very fashionable and up market shopping facilities at Grand Baie make it a great hit with tourists. The many shops, small stalls and even roadside vendors sell a variety of items ranging from clothes to household commodities. What is especially famous in the markets of Grand Baie are the handicrafts sold here. The handicrafts available in the markets of Grand Baie are very renowned.
A casino, golf course is only a short journey by car or public transport.
Sightseeing excursions, boat-trips, wind surfing, parasailing, water skiig snorkeling, diving and deep-sea fishing are offered by independent companies nearby.
While located beside the biggest shopping centre in the main tourist area Grand Bay, the house is within 200 meters from public beaches and other local facilities including bank, supermarket, restaurants and hotels, tour operators, souvenir shops, Pharmacies, doctors,Banks, Post office, office to exchange money, leisures, hairdressers etc
THINGS TO DO
-Swimming or soaking up in the sun.
-Water sports (equipment can be hired on the beaches)
-Cycling along the coast (bicycles may be rented)
-Horse riding where you can hire horses or bicycles to ride through the grounds of the former 'Mont Choisy Sugar Estate'.
-15 minutes taxi/bus ride to the Aquarium at Trou aux Biches where you will be able to see and touch a great array of tropical sealife in giant tanks & touch pools
-Go to the casino
-Go to the night club
- You can reach the golf course of TROU-AUX-BICHES by car in 15 minutes.
Tennis is also available at CASUARINA hotel in TROU-AUX-BICHES. Otherwise 7 courts are accessible day/evenings at TENNIS-DU-NORD in LABOURDONNAIS less than 30 minutes away.
-Dine out at the Hotel Restaurants and watch the local artists perform
- About 30 min. bus/taxi drive, you can reach the island's capital, Port-Louis, with its exotic markets, its China Town & pagodas, its temples, its modern Caudan shopping complex & its fascinating 'Blue Penny Museum".
.In the North, visit other beaches like Mont Chosy and Pereybere, visit the fishing village of Cap Malheureux or the Sugar Museum of L'Aventure du Sucre or take a stroll in the Pamplemousses Botanical Gardens.
.In the West, South West visit the bird park of Casela, the coloured earth of Chamarel or the Black River Gorges.
In the South visit the crocodile park of La Vanille, the Tea Museum of Bois Cheri or the Naval Museum of Mahebourg.
.On the East coast, spend a day at l'Ile Aux Cerfs
25km from capital Port Louis.
Grand Bay is approximately 65 km from Plaisance airport and transfers can be pre-arranged for an additional fee.
Public transport - clearly marked taxis are readily available throughout Mauritius and a flexible approach to the use of meters/ fare negotiation is taken. Frequent bus services to Port Louis and other villages are available from Grand Bay.
Car rental can be arranged through various local and the major international companies. Cars can be collected from and returned to Plaisance airport or from Grand Bay. Bicycle and scooter hire can also be arranged through local operators.
There is a free telephone for local calls and for receiving international calls. For outgoing international calls use a prepaid card or hook-up your laptop to SKYPE.
For any informations, please contact us.
MINIMUM STAY: 7 days
Otherwise we normally offer our own service for pick up directly from the airport to my place at 32 euros. It is either a car or a van depending on the number of persons coming