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The Crown Lodge

#1 of 33 things to do in Port Louis Features Animals
Edgar Laurent Str, Port Louis, Mauritius
+230 5729 9621
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A lovely racing experience

Although my husband and I have been lucky enough to go racing in many places in the world, this... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
MrsSumaridge
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Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
A fantastic day out!

We attended the races on April 29th and personally, I'm not the biggest fan of horses so didn't... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Matt W
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Edgar Laurent Str, Port Louis, Mauritius
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Although my husband and I have been lucky enough to go racing in many places in the world, this experience will stay long in our memory banks. Quite unique in many ways! Champ de Mar was packed (always lovely to see) but Jacques and his...More

Thank MrsSumaridge
crownlodgemauritius, Owner at The Crown Lodge, responded to this review

Hello from the Crown Lodge Team, Thank you so much for you comments. I am so happy that you enjoyed your day with us.. We look forward to have you and your friends again at the Crown Lodge. Kind regards Jacques

Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended the races on April 29th and personally, I'm not the biggest fan of horses so didn't think this would be one of my favourite excursions/days out that we had booked. But I was proven wrong! This was one of the best days out...More

Thank Matt W
crownlodgemauritius, Propriétaire at The Crown Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks Matt...i am so happy that you and your wife enjoyed your day with us. The friends of you friends will be our friends... Kind regards Jacques & Team

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Our day at the races Champ de Mar was one of the highlights of our holiday!! Jacques and his team were fantastic hosts! We love the racing and we could never of got so up close to the horses or been able to afford the...More

Thank fawkes38
crownlodge_12, Propriétaire at The Crown Lodge, responded to this review

A great thanks for your kind words....the first one received for the 2017 season... Just happy that you enjoyed your day and..also your stay in Mauritius. Hope to see you again at the Crown Lodge, Kind regards Jacques

Reviewed 30 December 2016

We attended the Maiden Cup in Sep 2016 - Jacques and team were so hospitable and great fun, and the Mauritius track experience was electric! So much more fun than any UK meet I've been to - slightly less polished, but heaps more atmosphere and...More

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crownlodge_12, Owner at The Crown Lodge, responded to this review

Hello from the Crown lodge.....Happy new year ! Thank you so much for your kind comments and happy that you enjoyed our Mauritian hospitality. I do hope that you will be back ... Kind regards The team, Jacques

Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Nice place to visit with friend or familly,, its not a matter of playing but only for enjoyment,, higthly recommended!.

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crownlodge_12, Propriétaire at The Crown Lodge, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for your comments and your support....I am happy that you enjoyed your day at the races Merry Christmas and happy new year The team

Reviewed 15 December 2016

I am not a horse racing person at all but, as I have observed in the past, I love to attend the atmospheric and ancient race track in the heart of Mauritius. My pleasure has been considerably enhanced over the past couple of years with...More

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crownlodge_12, Propriétaire at The Crown Lodge, responded to this review

Hello from the Crown Lodge, Just to thank you for your comments....may i add something to your comments... I would like to congratulate the MTC Vet and the staff in charge for their quick and discrete action to put an end to the pain of...More

Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

As a regular racegoer in the UK, having visited numerous meetings and festivals ( Cheltenham and Royal Ascot ) over the years. I was eagerly looking forward to visiting Champ De Mars and Crown Lodge on Nov 12 whilst on honeymoon in Mauritius. It didn't...More

Thank Dringo7
crownlodge_12, Owner at The Crown Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind word and happy that you enjoyed your day with us. Wishing you and your wife our best wishes. Kind regards from the team, Jacques

Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

It was amazing few hours with local people during races. Beer, sun and adrenaline. Saturday is the best day for visiting horse races.

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crownlodge_12, Owner at The Crown Lodge, responded to this review

Many thanks for your message on TripAdvisor....happy that you enjoyed your day with us...i do hope that your stay in Mauritius received also a 5 Star.. Kind regards Jacques and team

Reviewed 21 November 2016

We returned yesterday from our 2 week holiday in Mauritius which was amazing. One of the highlights of our trip was a day at the Races with The Crown Lodge and Jacques. The service we received from our hotel pick up to the time that...More

Thank Tina C
crownlodge_12, Propriétaire at The Crown Lodge, responded to this review

Great to have been able to give such a nice nay. Thank a lot for your comments. Hope tha next year you will be back to Mauritius... and at the Crown Lodge Kind regards Jacques and team

Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Looked forward to a great day at the races started very well pick up early driver very happy and informative (didn't have any tips though😉) usual Port Louis traffic on a Saturday, we met our host a very interesting pleasant and entertaining gentlemen, he explained...More

Thank Graham N
jrilemaurice, Owner at The Crown Lodge, responded to this review

Hello from the Crown Lodge, We thank you for your comments and are very sorry to read how upset you felt on that day the races were cancelled due to heavy rain. Our guests comments are of great value to us as they do help...More

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BPVN1997
I am looking at booking this as a wedding present for a couple getting married at the races then visiting Mauritius on honeymoon. Can anyone suggest where is best to book he hospitality package and organise transfers from their hotel? Thank you
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
Hiya there just wondered if u tell me if there would b any racing in March 10-23 2017 as would like 2 book for 4 of us for my birthday. Thanks
29 May 2016|
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Response from jrilemaurice | Property representative |
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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Robyn2444
Hi We are a family group (6) from Australia and I am enquiring re Saturday 27th August 2016. We would like to attend the races through all inclusive package Could you advise is this possible and how do we go about booking. We will be staying at the Zilwa attitude resort near Grand Baie.
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Response from crownlodgemauritius | Property representative |
Hi have also received your booking by mail...I am glad to confirm your booking...see you soon Kind regards Jacques
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