Villa Michel home swap

Spacious beachfront villa on the most scenic unspoilt, unpolluted coastline in Mauritius. Enjoy authentic beach life, traditional hospitality and fantastic food at very reasonable prices. Large shady veranda with outside dining facilities, two double rooms and large family room with double and single bed plus cot/ child bed if needed.

Suitable for romantic getaways or family fun holidays, special events or as a base for exploring inland. Easy access to bustling local towns, delicious street food and local markets with wide range of locally grown foods. Recently upgraded with en suite shower rooms and open plan kitchen, ceiling fans, shady outdoor eating areas. Enclosed garden area suitable for badminton, volleyball etc. Snorkelling and swimming on empty beaches. Local reputable stables hire ex race horses for sunset walks or gallops on the beach...Local sights not to miss include the beautiful colonial house at St Aubin with its exotic gardens, flavoured rum tasting sessions, vanilla and anthurium plantation as well as nearby Vanilla crocodile park with its unique collection of giant tortoises. You can also visit tea plantations, the intriguing house of visual illusions at Chamarel near the famous coloured earths.

On site concierge service for maintenance, cleaning, local information. Babysitting and cooking of typical Mauritian dishes also available at small additional cost.

40 miinutes drive from airport.

About the location

Walking distance to local market on Sundays, snorkelling, fishing with easy access to bustling local towns and attractions. Easy access to world class golf course and range of resort based restaurants at 5 star hotel resorts at Bel Ombre. Nearest 5 star resort is a 10 minute drive. Enjoy easy day access to beach activity club, several restaurants, pool and more for all ages at Le Telfair Heritage Resort. Severall authentic creole restaurants can be reached on foot.

Walk on dramatic cliffs at Gris Gris, swim in a local waterfall, visit the slavery heritage sculpture garden at Le Morne, a world heritage site. Hike the seven waterfalls route in the Black River Gorges National Park. Get fishing tips from the locals and catch your own from the beach or at sea. Experience the real Mauritius. Hiking trips with guide to hidden corners of the island and spectacular coastlines can be arranged on request.

Type of home swap

  • Home Exchange
  • Open to Offers
  • Weekend Exchange
  • Rental Offered

Conditions of home exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • No pets allowed
  • Children welcome

Riambel (HE33186)

Riambel ,   Mauritius

  • 3 bed   (sleeps 7) 3 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Open to offers

Dates available

Open to offers

Swap duration: Open to offer


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Membership expiry date: 08 Jul 2016