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The Crown Lodge

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Edgar Laurent Str, Port Louis, Mauritius
+230 5729 9621
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Horse Racing in Mauritius
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One of the oldest racecourses in the world, Champ de Mars saw the first race on the 25th June 1812. While you enjoy the Show, our fully dedicated team will do its utmost to make your wish come true. Just sit back and enjoy the variety of drinks and canapes offered all day long by the house. Access to our private VIP box, all Inclusive rate. You will always find a friend to help you.
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Edgar Laurent Str, Port Louis, Mauritius
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+230 5729 9621
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just want to thank Jaques & the team at Crown Lodge, we had a very memorable day out. You made us feel very special & we appreciated your hospitality. We’d certainly like to do it again!!

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crownlodgemauritius, Owner at The Crown Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello dear Crown Lodge member, It was a great pleasure to have you at the races last week end. Thank you for your kind words and hope to have you again with us soon Kind regards from the team.

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Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Went to the racing when holiday on Maurituis. Was well looked after by the team. Food was great. Staff were very friendly. We will hopefully return next year. Thank you

Thank Chefritchie
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crownlodgemauritius, Owner at The Crown Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you verymuch... we look forward to welcome you again next year.. Kind regards from the team Jacques.

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Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Our concierge was unable to get us booked into the Crown Lodge as it was full. We decided to email Jaques to ask if there were any cancellations could he let us know? Jaques replied almost straight away & after a discussion with my husband...More

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crownlodgemauritius, Owner at The Crown Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 29 November 2017

Thank you Loraine and Gary, It was great to meet you too. I am so happy that you enjoyed the day at the races and the service . We look forward to welcome you again in Mauritius ...Merry Christmas... Jacques and team.

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Reviewed 23 November 2017

We were very suprised...for us it was very amazing view and we enjoyed the racing, thanks to Jacques Ritter.

Thank p0lednik0va
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crownlodgemauritius, Owner at The Crown Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Hello from the Crown Lodge, Thank you so much for your review...i am so happy that you enjoyed your day with us. We alll look forward to welcome you again in Mauritius. Your friends of your friends...are our friends Kind regards Jacques and team

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Reviewed 17 November 2017

It was one of the best days on Mauritius when we visited The Crown Lodge. From beginning until end it was a great day. The service was exceptional and everything was very well organized. We didn't have to worry about anything during the day. On...More

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crownlodgemauritius, Owner at The Crown Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2017

Hello Mariola and John, Just a few words to say thank you for your comments and i am so happy that yoiu enjoyed your day with us. Wishing you a lovely week end and look forward to welcome you and your friends in Mauritius and...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017

It was a really awesome day at the racecourse. The food was excellent and the service was exceptional. Couldn`t ask for anything better.

Thank ByronWitbank
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crownlodgemauritius, Owner at The Crown Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you so much for your reviews...and happy that you enjoyed your day with us. We hope to see you again in Mauritius in a near future Kind regards The team

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Reviewed 6 November 2017

Having never been to the races, anywhere, this was a total first. Picked up from your hotel in a private taxi and taken to the race course, which is just about in the centre of a major city. An hours drive through the most amazing...More

3  Thank Kate O
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crownlodgemauritius, Owner at The Crown Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

It was nice having you at the Crown Lodge. Thank you very much for your kind words.... I am so happy that you enjoyed your day with us and look forward to see you again in Mauritius and why not at the Crown Lodge. Kind...More

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Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Hands down this was the highlight of our trip to Mauritius. The racing was good fun and the atmosphere is great. More then that the welcoming we received and the hospitality from Jacques and his team though out our day was amazing. Couldn’t recommend the...More

1  Thank Matt B
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crownlodgemauritius, Owner at The Crown Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thanks a lot for your very strong comments...I am so happy that you enjoyed your day with us and look forward to have you again in Mauritius. Kind regrds Jacques and Team

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

Thank you to Jacques Ritter and his team for a most wonderful day out. The whole experience from being picked up in a private car to travelling to Port Louis, introductions and explanation of what to expect during the days horse racing,Watching the races from...More

2  Thank drifter1
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crownlodgemauritius, Manager at The Crown Lodge, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Hello from the Crown Lodge, Thank you for your comments and happy that you enjoyed your day with us. Winning is a matter of luck !! We try to compensate by the service and the atmosphere... We do hope that Mauritius will see you again...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We had the best fun at the Races with Jacques and his team! They are so enthusiastic and full of fun and great tips for bets! They also laid on special surprises throughout the day, we got to go to the weighing room and meet...More

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404L
23 November 2017|
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Response from TimS2715 | Reviewed this property |
Smartish is fine. No shorts. I wore lightweight trousers and a collared shirt. A few people wear ties including Jacques Ritter, your host, but it' certainly not obligatory
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BPVN1997
21 May 2017|
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Response from crownlodgemauritius | Property representative |
Hello from the Crown Lodge, Thank you for your message and interest. Yes there will be races on the 15th July and we have availability for the young couple.Please let me have their name, the hotel they are staying and we... More
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Mandy C
29 May 2016|
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Hello from Mauritius, The Crown Lodge please let me have your mail address and will keep you inform Thank you very much for your message and your interest... The racing season starts normally the last week end of March..if... More
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