Area: Grand River South East, South East coast Mauritius
Distance from airport: 32km, 40 minutes drive
Distance from Port Louis: 51km, 1hour drive
Type: Eco Tent
Swimming Pool: Yes
Mini club: No
Otentic cares for environment and electricity is generated through photo voltaic panel and hot water from solar panels. This accommodation is not only is built with recycled materials, but also removable with the goal of offering their guests a true Mauritian experience.
Otentic’s accommodation consists of 12 safari tents and 2 wooden chalets. The tents are made of canvas which protect the roof from sun and rain and even kept dry on raining season.
The tents are on stilts of about 2 meters above the ground.
Each Tent or chalet can accommodate 2 adults and 3 children or a maximum of 4 adults (2 of which will sleep on single beds of 1m90 X 90cms)
The restaurant of 50 seats is located next to the swimming pool and has view on the river. Mauritian specialty is served not forgetting the every night excellent BBQ grilled meat and fish. Guests can help preparing the meal at the same time sharing their country food specialty.
Breakfast is as from 07h00 to 10h00, serving seasonal fruit, fresh juice, fresh brewed coffee, pastries, bread, jam and homemade yogurt.
There are 15 kayaks, 5 Stand-up paddle and 10 mountain bikes are available for guests free of charge. Early morning or late afternoon, you can take a kayak or standup paddle and stroll up the river towards the waterfalls to watch the fruits bats and the monkey (Macak) resting on the trees.
Or take a bike ride and explore the fishing village in the vicinity.
Other activities available are; tennis volley, beach tennis, volley ball and bocci ball. Indoor games are also available.
Otentic is the perfect spot for those wanting to practice kite surfing (from May to October) and Paddle Board all year round.
Mountain biking or hikes about 2 hours in sugar fields at Mont Beau Champs where you admire the beautiful view on the GRSE river as well as the lagoon.
For those preferring adventurous outing, the ‘Cat and Dog’ Mountain climbing can be organized.
Free WIFI near restaurant/pool side