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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is just old and dated, I was here for 1 night before I fly home and it just wasn't pleasant. Food gross, AC terrible, no water in my room. Cold beer was good can't complain there. After several calls regarding the water I went to see for myself what was going on, and nothing was happening. I had... More 

1 Thank Matthew G
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a pleasant week here in October. Fantastic location right opposite a very scenic public beach. Great pool, surf-themed bar, plentiful good food, spa and a very basic tennis court. Comfortable rooms with good air con. The Hotel has its own in-house Surf School though I did not see any waves higher than 2 feet the whole week. The staff... More 

Thank GBBBontheroad
Alexandre B, E. Marketing Department at Hotel Tamarin, responded to this review

Hello gbAndrew, Thank you for choosing Tamarin Hotel for your holidays and for writing a review of your stay. We're happy to read that you had a pleasant time with us, even though waves were not really high (due to weather conditions). As our group (Veranda Resorts) has bought the hotel recently, we have planned to improve the bandwidth and... More 

Sao Filipe, Cape Verde
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14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016

The hotel was full in July With people from La Réunion, but we managed to have a room for two nights. It was very simple, with no light in the bathroom... But fine.... staff was great, particularly a lady at the bar. Nice place for a family stay.

Thank Kokra M
Rose Belle
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Hotel tamarin is a cosy motel. The room is pleasant. Service: Good. Staff at your disposal. Food: Tasty. Restaurant is well reputed since we noticed non-residents coming for lunch. Cleanliness: Good level. Overall: Good place to be. Beware the swimming pool is very deep!

Thank Nitish M
Rivière du Rempart, Riviere du Rempart, Mauritius
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13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Had been there for one night only as we were touring the southern part of the island and just needed a cozy place to settle in for the night with our two little kids. Great welcome, indeed a cozy atmosphere. We really enjoyed the a la carte dinner with the best breadfruit soup i have ever tasted. Loved the dishes... More 

Thank Neelum N
Las Vegas
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2016

If you are looking for a get away from a busy life, thats the place. It is all simple and the staffs are helpful and friendly. Special mention to the reservations lady, the malagasy spa therapist and one waiter who was really helpful during breakfast. (Sorry, we cant remember the names). The cons is the very limited item used for... More 

1 Thank KCLasVegas
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Been there for the day package. First impression: hotel looks like a bungalow, old dated furniture - not modern at all. Was given welcoming cocktail on arrival. Baggage boy didn't bother to take our bag. Pool looked clean on the surface but there was accumulated dirt at the bottom, which only showed when diving. Lunch service at restaurant was good,... More 

Thank capscody
Hatfield, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Great little hotel for the price. Exceeded our expectation from reviews we saw. Welcome drink on arrival & escorted to room. Room itself is very 70s 80s retro style and clean. Most furniture were in good condition. Wardrobe could use some TLC. Amenities available were very satisfactory such as a mini bar, safe, hair dryer, laundry service, etc. Spa session... More 

1 Thank Neeraj D
Grand Baie
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016

Good moment, Deal through Marideal very good service The hotel need a good fresh renovation, the room is very very old, The service is excellent and all staff are very friendly and hospitable Very good service at the Spa. Big Thanks to all the staff. Specially to Chef Noor and Gilbert.

2 Thank Guylene E
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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98 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Not a bad looking place, opposite tamarin main beach.. Nice big pool.. Worst restaurant service and food ever, was so disappointed. Rooms are average looking, beds are good and firm.. Toilets looks abit aged and wished toiletries were offered in shower. The best moment was the spa, we had the couples massage and that was perfect no complaints.

4 Thank ajmalonly

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
Things to do
  • Tennis Court
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Golf Course
  • Spa
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Hotel Tamarin

Address: Tamarin Bay, Tamarin, Mauritius 90921
Region: Mauritius > Riviere Noire District > Tamarin
Price Range: $133 - $347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Tamarin 3*
Number of rooms: 65
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“Avoid seaview rooms unless you have earplugs”
 of 5 bubbles GBBBontheroad, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Rooms near the pool area are good.”
 of 5 bubbles NeelumN, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors have more privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles Zu_Explorer, 16 Aug 2015 | Read review
“rooms on first floor are better...better view”
 of 5 bubbles 729stephang, 9 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Ground level, by the pool”
 of 5 bubbles teeloo, 13 Nov 2012 | Read review
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