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Orchard Road, Singapore
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

5 of us Singaporeans stayed in La Mariposa early Feb 2017 for 10 days and it is our group's consensus that this property is an excellent holiday home for us. Corrine and Annabelle, the property's managers, are very friendly and without fail Corrine would be there every breakfast morning talking to us and other guest as well. The property is...

Thank peterye0
Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful location on the beach , great value for money . Just spent 3 weeks there . An excellent self catering option . La Mariposa will shortly undergo a major revamping , additional rooms , restaurant , new pool etc and hopefully this will not result in too much of a price hike . Supermarket and a number of good...

Thank ConcordeFlash
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at La Mariposa for one night in November and we can that its a very peaceful place. Very quiet place. Highly recommended to couples are looking for a nice and quiet place to enjoy scenic view and La Preneuse beach.You will chill-ax.. Its clean and secured. Nice breakfast I would say, very consistent. i would advise a good...

Thank Meeshi25
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 29 December 2016

You can seek out traffic and congestion or find relaxation and fun on Mauritius. We drove through the congestion of one of the newer tourist areas one day and decided we did not need any of it. La Mariposa is comfortable, clean, and very well located. The management and staff were friendly and attentive. It was hard to find La...

Thank SystemIntegrator
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

This is a nice location on the beach, so it's really a shame that the rest is not accordingly nice. Rooms are old fashion and sad. Staff is not so friendly, espesially the manager! There is little to do in the area. Breakfast is only ok. We would not come back.

Thank Maike V
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Located outside of Tamarin with sea views in front and mountains behind,this is a beautiful location.La Mariposa is a small lovely guest house set in well maintained gardens with a swimming pool and off road parking.The accommodation is two storeys high and highly maintained.Some apartments overlook the gardens and some with sea views.The apartments for me are luxurious.They are clean...

1Thank thecountrybumkin
Reviewed 10 November 2016

August 3 - August 13, 2016 my husband and I stayed at the La Mariposa in Mauritius. This little Bed and Breakfast is right on the beach in the beautiful Black River Area. We absolutely loved it. So peaceful and relaxing. The rooms were comfortable, the staff efficient and very nice. Everything about the people and the place is unpretentious,...

Thank mbbradford
Port Louis
Reviewed 6 May 2016

A beautiful spot with an incredible scenery on Le Morne peninsula accessible by sea (be careful of some shallows here and there). Stayed for 3 days with friends. The self catering aspect suited us completely.

Thank Gerard B
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

We had excellent stay at la Mariposa in one of the ocean view apartments. If looking for peace and quiet, out of over crowded beaches, it is placed in the best part of the Mauritus coast. The lagoon has cristal clear water, you may swim with delphins near by and relax in quiet area away from over crowded northern parts...

Thank AArkadiusz
Hesseneck, Germany
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We spent the most wonderful vacation for 3,5 weeks at this place over christmas and New Year. An excellent management with a very friendly staff. The manager sincerly takes care of her guests every day. The athmosphere is familiar and easy. The garden is lovely and neat, so are the apartments! We loved it, and we will come back!

1Thank Anita P

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about La Mariposa

Address: Alle des Pecheurs, La Preneuse, Grande Riviere Noire, Mauritius
Region: Mauritius > Riviere Noire District > Grande Riviere Noire
Price Range: $130 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Mariposa 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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La Mariposa Mauritius/Grande Riviere Noire
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“Book early if you want good view. The property will be renovating soon, so you can expect greater comfort!”
 of 5 bubbles peterye0, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Sea view rooms are a major plus .”
 of 5 bubbles ConcordeFlash, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Enjoy a morning walk along the beach”
 of 5 bubbles Meeshi25, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“You do not need a room facing the ocean and the sunset to enjoy being at La Mariposa.”
 of 5 bubbles SystemIntegrator, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“beach views”
 of 5 bubbles thecountrybumkin, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
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