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Maison Eureka

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Like time travel

It is an old residence that is like a museum with a restaurant. The furniture belongs to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bengiyle S
Beautiful however too expensive

Beautiful history behind the house with a small hike down to see the waterfall. A bit slippery... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
Vanessa A
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Moka, Mauritius
+230 433 8477
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All reviewscolonial houseoriginal furnitureshort guided tourcolonial timescurryold colonial stylevanilla ice creamisland historyevery wallstep back in timelong lunchfront of the housecreole foodwould strongly recommend a visita small gift shophidden awayeaten alive
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is an old residence that is like a museum with a restaurant. The furniture belongs to the previous owners and is worth seeing. I had a wonderful lunch at the balcony and enjoyed both the food and the beautiful garden. They serve regional creole...More

Thank Bengiyle S
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful and interesting visit in a peaceful setting. We also enjoyed the walk in the garden and to the waterfalls. Meal was amazing (fish salad, fish/beef curry with different sauces and vanilla ice-cream), we were welcomed by a very kind lady who also gave us...More

1  Thank Roxrox78
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Old colonial style wooden residence situated near Moka. All original features and furniture worth seeing. Visited as part of a cruise shore excursion. Served local snacks and drinks at end of house and garden tour.

1  Thank Ken18
Reviewed 29 June 2018

Lunch was the best food we had in two weeks on Mauritius. Highly recommend! People were really nice, garden was lovely, waterfall amazing, house was beautiful, almost like a time capsule. Hope they have the money to renovate it properly, would be a shame to...More

4  Thank Shannaopweg
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

The house was not really worth the 300rs per person, run down and not well looked after. Thought the water falls out the back were a nice surprise.

Thank Toasty79
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Took us a good while to work out where this house was. When eventually we did, and paid the disinterested staff the entry fee (was this because we didn't speak French?), we moved to the house. There was one guide who had already started showing...More

1  Thank Janet C
Reviewed 4 May 2018

From the main road it's easy to miss the parking entrance, as it says Restaurant then Eureka. We made that little mistake and parked a little further up the road. Luckily a gentleman from Eureka estate guided us to their parking lot. You enter through...More

1  Thank Gisela W
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Maison Eureka is much more than "just" a grand colonial estate. First it was the beutiful garden with heart shaped planting that immediately touched my husband's and my soul. The estate itself has probably been refurbished, for it is in excellent condition, giving a good...More

2  Thank leila_lowy
Reviewed 19 February 2018

Beautiful history behind the house with a small hike down to see the waterfall. A bit slippery however easy to find your way down and up.

1  Thank Vanessa A
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

The visit to Eureka cost 300 RS a person. The building and the rooms take you back to the colonial time, but you are rather fast finished with walking through the house. There is no information about the history of the place unfortunately. There is...More

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1 February 2018|
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Response from NCHmelbourne | Reviewed this property |
Nothing stopping you but agree with previous response. Not inviting.