About this listing
The Skipper's House Studio apartment is located in the small fishing village of La Gualette on the beautiful west coast of Mauritius close to the best kitesurfing, windsurfing and surfing spots on the Island.
We are located in the small fishing village of La Gualette on the beautiful west coast of Mauritius. The apartment is a short 5 minute walk from the town centre where you can find everything you need including a supermarket, restaurants, bars, kitesurf, surf & windsurf shops & more.
We are a 10 minute drive from the main kitesurf, surf and windsurf spot in Le Morne and a short 20 minute drive from the world famous surf break in Tamarin.
The kitesurf spot in Le Morne has an excellent lagoon for beginners plus a range of world class wave spots including One Eye and Manawa. The beach itself has a protected area from the wind so you can relax and watch the action easily when you are not on the water.
Other activities include snorkeling, diving, walking in the national parks, swimming with dolphins in Tamarin and much much more.
For nature lovers the apartment is not far from the Seven Coloured Earth of Chamarel, the Black River National Park and the south coast which is the wildest of the island.
Our guest house is divided in 2 apartments and one studio, all for rent separately or together. They all have their own private entrance and nice views of the sea and the mountains.
The ground floor and first floor apartments are made of two bedrooms with double beds, a big living room with an open kitchen, a bathroom and a 15 square meters veranda.
The first floor studio is furnished with a double bed, a self catering kitchen, a bathroom and a nice veranda.
We also offer our guests the privilege to use our garden and swimming pool.
Our family will take care of your comfort and well-being and we are able to help arrange any activities you would like to do on your trip including arrange a rental pick up truck for your stay. We can also arrange an airport transfer for when you arrive and depart.
Robby (the owner) is a professional skipper and can organise you water sports activities like water skiing, snorkelling with wild dolphins, picnics on Benitier island and more.
We look forward to welcoming you and your family to our idyllic island.
Guests have access to use the swimming pool and gardens plus the WIFI.
Interaction with guests
Robby and Catherine live next door to the apartments so are available to help with anything you may need during your stay.
The local neighbourhood is very safe and the locals are very friendly. You can easily walk to the nearby shops day or night and in the evening you can leave the car and take a stroll to the local bars and restaurants.
The apartment is a short walk into La Gaulette town centre to go further a field it's best to hire your own vehicle.
The apartments are no smoking inside. All linen including towels and beach towels are provide for free.
Extras: Air conditioning is available for EUR €5 per day and a washing service is also available for EUR €5 per load. Airport Transfers can also be arranged.
An inventory will be carried out on your arrival and signed by the parties . Any damage to the property will be paid by the tenant.
We are a Mauritian family who has always lived in La Gaulette.
Catherine is managing in the guest house and takes care of her two daughters while Robby is skipper and water ski teacher.
We enjoy life, we are peacefull and we love our island and we like to meet people from all over the world.