Orchid Villas Mauritius
Travel Blogs from Belle Mare
... and one from Norway. First stop was at a glass making factory. We walked through a hall of fame of glass hands from minor celebrities! It couldn't quite compete with muranos glass factory that we saw a year earlier! Next stop was a ship building shop if the mini variety. Again slightly interesting but didn't need long there and we certainly weren't going to buy one as they hoped we would! Next was a dormant volcano at which point it had started to rain ...
... 8221; English-speakers in Mauritius usually have more money to spend than French-speakers, so they attract more attention.
The beach hotels made me dream a little. They would be magnificent places to spend a few days: quick easy access to the beach, lovely views of the ocean and the waves visibly breaking on the protective reefs 500 meters off shore; nicely appointed rooms, delicious buffets. I thought how nice it would be for my ...
... a beautiful setting with views to the mountains and down to the sea to the Flic en Flac area. We spent an hour walking around, and saw monkeys, parrots, lots of the giant Andaman tortoises as well as a very somnolent tiger and the Mauritian Pink Pigeon which is the closest living relative to the Dodo and is now itself an endangered species. The park is not particularly well laid out as the cages and enclosures seemed a little like ...
... Grand Bay. Our villa was sooo nice! It had 8 bedrooms, 2 kitchens, and a huge pool. We partied in the villa before heading out to dinner and to a beach bar that was filled with SAS kids. It was a gooooddddd time.
The next day I went to the beach all day. Some people went wake
boarding, scuba diving, snorkeling, or shopping. We wrote I HEART SAS in the
sand and pretty much loved life. That night we ordered Pizza Hut and it took
... enlarged liver and spleen) and a vasculitic rash on both shins that looked very nasty. They were doing a barrage of tests to see what was wrong and she might end up with a liver biopsy which is never nice but we'll see later in the week! In the afternoon as standard we hit the beach for some catch, stone game, frisbee and sun baking with all the guys! It was then a quick trip to super ...
How has this villa rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet