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Sydney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you arrive at Le Cardinal it is certainly impressive. It was opened in 2009 (there’s a brass plate on the wall near the pool) and it has a clean, tropical yet modern feel. The hotel itself is small and the entry level room is the “Junior Suite” which is what we stayed in. WiFi is free and accessible in...

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Midlands, UK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

With only 13 rooms this has the atmosphere of a private house party - but with excellent food and amenities, including use of those next door in a much bigger hotel. A haven of peace and quiet, especially if you stay in one of the two penthouse suites. They are very large and opulent with every amenity provided. Nice touch...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Le Cardinal is a small resort with 13 rooms, which makes for a quiet holiday. The staff around Mr Dinash and Mr Nanda were very attentive. Chef Ravi's kitchen produced delicious food. Minor inconveniences were dealt with in an attentive way and entirely to our satisfaction. Location is the best part of the Troux aux Biches beach. You can swim...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We have spent a week with my husband at Cardinal Exclusive Resort; this stay was planned to be our second Honeymoon. Thanks to the stuff of this hotel, perfect location and delicious food it was even better than our real Honeymoon at Bora Bora. The first thing to mention is that there are only 13 rooms and during our stay...

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Direction11, General Manager at Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear Anya, It is great to read your comment and to share it with the team. You are right, we run a very special hotel which could be as well a "demeure" hotel with its so special tailor made service signature. Thank you for your stay in our property The management

Quatre Bornes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We stayed in this hotel from 01st October to 05th of October 2016. I really loved our room 2005. The room was clean. The staff were simply amazing. The food was awesome. Special thanks to Nanda, Reeya at the front desk & Jack.

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Direction11, General Manager at Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear Veksarmah, I will transmit your feed back to concerned team members. Hoping to get the pleasure to welcome you back at Cardinal Exclusive Resort for your next holidays in Mauritius. Best Regards The Management

Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The worst place place on the island! £100 on lunch... and security chase you away from their sun lounge 3 mins after playing the bill, stay away! There weren't any other guests... I couldn't understand why, unless they didn't have enough to go around, but there wasn't another person in sight... so disappointing!

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Direction11, General Manager at Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear Katie, After reading of your comment, and on behalf of our team, please accept our sincere apology concerning the incident on the beach. The security staff has obviously gone above his rights and duty, our internal procedures didn't allow them to interfere directly with our guests. They are contracted to ensure safety to guests not to disturb them. Be...

Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We came here on our honeymoon and booked directly with the hotel. They duly noted on our booking it was our honeymoon. On our arrival we got the worst room (by the restaurant on ground floor) and asked to be moved. It took 3 days with a lot of discussion to be moved to a better room. Also no decoration...

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Direction11, General Manager at Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort, responded to this review

Dear valuable guest, Thanks for the time taken for your comment. I feel ashamed at the reading of the miss-happening occurred at your arrival. On behalf of all the team, please accept our apologize. But why having not called someone from management, to assist you in solving the problem? Without any doubt hotel was in full occupancy, this why it...

Runcorn
Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a marvellous 5 star hotel where we spent our last two nights (upgraded from the Casuarina for a treat) of a 3 week holiday in Mauritius. A truly beautiful hotel with probably the best rooms of any hotel I have ever stayed in (and there have been hundreds): the 'basic' rooms offer a lovely circular bath, twin basins,...

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Hexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This is a lovely welcoming boutique hotel located right on the long sandy beach at Trou aux Biches. It has a small pool but the beach and sea are so close to hand that there is no reason to use it. A kiosk on the beach offers complimentary water-related activities. We went in the glass-bottomed boat which was fun. Breakfast...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Enjoyed every moment of our stay in Le Cardinal. If you're looking for a relaxing holiday with not too many people around, superb service, lovey food, beautiful property this is the resort. We had a lovely and spacious room with balcony overlooking the pool and the sea. Falling a sleep and waking up to the sound of waves was really...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort

Address: Royal Road, Trou aux Biches, Mauritius
Region: Mauritius > Pamplemousses District > Trou aux Biches
Price Range: $351 - $929 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Le Cardinal Exclusive Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 13
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Le Cardinal Exclusive Hotel Trou Aux Biches
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“Penthouse lived up to expectations. Even better than in the photograph...”
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“All the rooms are excellent, but if you can get a first or second floor room, even better.”
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“Rooms on the higher floors probably have more privacy than those on the ground floor.”
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