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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Nice food for breakfast and dinner - Buffet Type. Varieties of seafood offered. Entertainment every night. Staff available to assist. Wifi not too good. Room is clean and comfortable. Transport can be sometimes difficult to obtain - Need to arrange well in advance with the hotel. In a nutshell, it's a nice place to stay for holidays.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner went to Rodrigues for a relaxing weekend but it end up as a night mare due to the management and poor customer service. We were not impressed that we waited 1 hour at check- in while there was only one staff at the reception. The staff was helping other customers and ignored us! Rip off Please...

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3Thank Saintnicolas86
Mauritius
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staffs of the reception, reservation and housekeeping are very friendly and perfect. Concerning the restaurant's staffs, they need to act better. When having dinner, they give only half of one litre of water per client. If you ask for more, you'll have to pay. At least water could have been given free of charge. If you arrive around 9...

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Reviewed 15 February 2017

The hotel itself looked old and the room needs to be renewed. The buffet was ok, the special honeymoon dinner was horrible (charcoal octopus legs + over cook greasy rice) . Some of the resto staff were not friendly and this makes you feel unwanted in the hotel (where you were supposed to feel at home). The hotel cut cost...

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1Thank varun roy d
Grand Baie
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We enjoyed the room most. We stayed int he honeymoon suite and it was just beautifully set up with a great view. The hotel itself I found was pretty average - Staff were nice, pool was alright, food was very poor (plain and boring) and we couldn't swim at the hotel beach because it was too rocky.

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1Thank alexahoffmann123
Mauritius
Reviewed 27 December 2016

this resort offers the best quality-price match, with rooms overlooking the beach, a large swimming pool, good local food and attentive staff; the facilities need some works but the relaxing mood and the smiling staff overshadow the shortcomings.

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Kaarina, Finland
Reviewed 12 December 2016

The service was unfriendly. The room had a beautiful view of the sea, but in the room was old-fashioned. Mini bar was empty.This hotel is good only great photos website. In reality, this was not worth the money.

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Terre Rouge
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I went there in April 2016 and also September 2013,,, Its a very nice hotel,,, the food are delicious and the staff ver friendly however the room is quite old and need some improvement,,, Even its if not very modern but the room are clean and has nice sea view

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Port Louis
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This hotel is ideally located on the unique and lovely island of Rodrigues.The hotel and its staff are like mothers trip to the market somewhat of a mixed bag.Strewn amongst some charming cleaning staff and enthusiastic trainees are waiting and bar staff who provide a patchy mixed assortment of indifferent mediocre customer at breakfast and the buffet.It did not look...

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2Thank vijayhoodoo
Mauritius
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Room: Very spacious and clean. very near the sea, you can hear the waves while you relax on ur bed. Food: Good variety and very good food. Amenities:Good service. However,you cannot compare to a 4/5 star in mauritius. For rodrigues,which is still 'authentic' ,cotton bay is an excellent hotel. VERY POOR INTERNET THROUGHOUT THE ISLAND. Location:next to the sea. Excellent...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sparkling white beaches... Sun drenched coves... Majestic mountains... And above all, tranquility. Welcome to the Haven of Peace. The staff of Cotton Bay Hotel looks forward to welcoming you to tropical paradise. Cotton Bay Hotel is situated on the Northeast coast of Rodrigues Island. Our hotel is located at Pointe Coton, one of the finest beaches on the island. Secluded and peaceful, Cotton Bay Hotel is the perfect holiday destination for those wishing to get away from it all. Want to do more than soak in the sun on our stunning tropical beach? Cotton Bay Hotel is also home to the Cotton Dive Center. Both amateur and experienced scuba diver alike may encounter the pristine coral reefs of Rodrigues with our diving professionals. Hiking, windsurfing, sea kayaking, and snorkeling are also at your disposal for those seeking a more active holiday. Whether you spent the day relaxing on the beach or hiking a mountain, your palate will delight to feast on the scrumptious cuisine of our restaurant where you may enjoy fresh seafood, steaks, Rodriguan cooking, and international cuisine. Then, relax in the evening enjoying an exotic cocktail and taking in live entertainment at our open-air lounge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cotton Bay Hotel

Address: Pointe Cotton, Mauritius
Region: Mauritius > Rodrigues Island
Price Range: €201 - €410 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cotton Bay Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 48
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Cotton Bay Resort
Cotton Bay Hotel Rodrigues Island, Mauritius
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“Choose a room with a balcon...very nice when wake up and go see the rising sun in the morning with the fresh breeze!”
 of 5 bubbles Richvi623, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms offer a nice sea view. Room number 500 are a bit far from the pool and restaurants but are good if travelers desire a quiet stay.”
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“All rooms are beach front.”
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