Villa Tia Bed & Breakfast In Home-share Villa
Villa with 1 bedroom, 2 bathrooms and shared pool in Old Grand Port, Mauritius
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From £257 per week
Villa to rent in Old Grand Port, Mauritius
Villa overview - owner's description
Home- Share accommodation in the host's spacious villa.
Comfortable double-room with shower/toilet.
Continental breakfast included, lunch/dinner to order.
Use of tropical gardens and swimming pool.
QUALITY VILLA Home- Share B&B, located at Lion Mountain, with panoramic views,of Kestrel Valley nature park, yet close to the coast and local beaches.
The Villa nestles within a tropical garden, with swimming pool.
The bedroom is fully furnished / equipped to European standards.
This is the ideal location for Tourists, Honeymooners and Independent travelers
This truly is a "Nature Lovers Paradise" - your escape to the country
A secluded rural location where you will appreciate both the privacy and tranquility whilst being within easy distance of a local village shop, and a little further afield, Mahebourg town’s banks, shops, supermarkets, bars, restaurants and other amenities.
The sea-shore (which is un-developed) is a 5 minute walk away. The nearest Tourist Beaches of Blue Bay or Trou d’ Deuce are a 20 minute drive along the coastal road, where you will discover long white sandy beaches with restaurants, bars and children's play areas.
The immediate shore-line although rocky, offers opportunities for fishing, snorkeling and boat trips.
Bird Watching and Animal Watching
Mauritius has some of the rarest birds on Earth. The Mauritius Kestrel, once the world's rarest bird, the Pink Pigeon and the Echo Parakeet, to name only a few, could be found here in the forested slopes of Lion & Bamboo mountains and the nature reserve of Kestrel Valley (formally Domaine du Chasseur)
There is plenty of wildlife resident in the area. You may spot Java deer, forest monkeys, feral pigs, hares, mongoose and tang. Fruit bats are the only mammals endemic to the island you will see them flying past you at night. One of the oldest creatures to inhabit the island is the giant tortoise. Other reptiles you will spot are the day-gecko, and skinks, which may be smaller, but are colourful and interesting to look at.
Trekking and Mountain Biking
The surrounding country side, is quite mountainous with forested valleys, rivers, sparkling clear streams and unexpected waterfalls. The exotic foliage is lush and tropical. Explore on your own or use our guide - there are many trails, of an easy or strenuous nature.
Bikes are available for hire on site. Use them for an invigorating off road adventure on the trails through the sugar cane fields and mountain slopes. You can also hire them for a leisurely trip to the local shop, or ride along the coastal road, with glorious ocean views.
The district of Old Grand Port is of historical importance – being the area first discovered and occupied on the Island. There are well preserved Dutch remains and a Museum, which are evidence of the Island’s rich history.
Nearby attractions include:
1/ Domaine du Chasseur nature park and restaurant , zoo and quad- bikes safari.
2/ Ylang - Ylang essential oil distillery and restaurant.
3/ The Indian Ocean Essential Oil Boutique and gardens.
4/ The Dutch Heritage Museum.
5/ The Monument to the original landings.
6/ Devil's Point sea fortifications historic-site.
7/ Naval Museum, Mahebourg.
8/ Beach Resorts of Ile aux Cerfs, Blue Bay,
Grande Riviere Sud Est, Trou d'Eau Douce
9/ Deep-Sea Fishing & Island Cruising.
10/ Guided Mountain Walks & Mountain - Bikes for hire.
The Villa, which is located at Holiday Home Mauritius, is walled and gated with off road parking facilities.
For exploring the Island you may wish to hire a car or motor scooter, or book a chauffeured tour with a member of our staff , acting as driver and guide.
Island wide buses operate daily, our local bus stop is 400 meters from our front door. Taxis are numerous,
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Sights and attractions
Outside this villa in Old Grand Port, MauritiusThis villa is in the countryside and in a quiet area near the mountains. It has a shared pool, a barbecue, outside lighting and a garden. Car hire is recommended as the villa is less than a 15 minute walk to at least a couple of shops, bars and restaurants; however parking is available if required.
Prices and availability
Updated 17 October 2016
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Changeover days and minimum stays
- 1 July 2017 - 31 January 2018: the minimum stay is 2 nights.
Long stay discounts
- Receive 63% off if the booking is for 12 months or more.
- Receive 50% off if the booking is for 6 months or more.
- Receive 15% off if the booking is for 3 months or more.
If more than one discount matches your arrival date, please be aware that only one discount of the highest amount will be applied to your booking.
2nd Guest occupying double bedroom
£15 per 2nd Guest per night, paid locally
1 bedroom, Sleeps 2:
- 1 double bed and en suite
2 bathrooms including 1 en suite, 1 Separate WC
CD player, DVD/Blu-ray player, Internet / WiFi, Radio, TV Languages in Local, Satellite / cable
Living area seats 2, Dining area seats 2, Iron / board, Towels / linen, Car hire recommended
Barbecue, Outside lighting, Parking, Private garden
Single gender groups, Smoking
The detached Villa is within a mature Tropical Garden. Situated at the foot of "Lion Mountain" and the Domaine du Chasseur nature reserve, It has fabulous country and Mountain views and complete privacy, with no neighbouring complexes, or Tourist accommodation, yet the sea is only a 400yds away.
Private Owner From Anse Jonchee, Mauritius Member since Jun 2007
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