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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

what a fabulous location and amazing little hotel. perfectly positioned with beautiful views, great food, cold beer and even good service. I would highly recommend it to families or couples. centrally located too

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Laurent G, Direction de l'Hôtel le Récif at Hotel Le Recif, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Thank you for taking the time to leave a report about our hotel on Trip Advisor. We wish to take this opportunity to thank you for your wonderful 5 star review! We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Your kind words are highly appreciated, we do try to go above and beyond to...

Romania
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Average room, good bathroom and toilet, perfect location near the beach, good restaurant, very kind and dedicated staff, good wifi in the reception area (they don't promise wifi in the rooms, so no complaints here). Disappointing surprise for a hotel with these fees and exigence: when checking in, an attendant shows you to the room, but noone offers to help...

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Laurent G, Direction de l'Hôtel le Récif at Hotel Le Recif, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Thank you for taking the time to leave a comment on Trip Advisor following your recent stay at our hotel. We will communicate your valuable comment to all of our staff. We are all very concerned by our guest satisfaction and your comment enables us to improve our service. We are looking forward to welcoming you again...

Salzburg, Austria
Reviewed 1 September 2016

When we entered the room, we were surprised to receive a honeymoon present. The place is very relaxing, right at the beach. The service was very friendly and we enjoyed our stay very much. We were at dinner once, and it was only average, especially in relation to its price. The rooms very clean, but one notices that the hotel...

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Laurent G, Direction de l'Hôtel le Récif at Hotel Le Recif, responded to this review

Dear "Stefan H", Thank you for taking the time to leave a comment on Trip Advisor following your recent stay with us. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your honeymoon with us and we wish to thank you for choosing our hotel. Thank you for your kind, and positive, comment concerning our friendly staff. We hope we will...

Seremban, Malaysia
Reviewed 20 August 2016

I just get to know it is same management with LUX* when I arrived, therefore I can feel many things are quick similar, especially the fragrance smell, well I like those good smell. But I can say this hotel is a bit budget range compare to LUX*, many amenities are not provide and the facilities are lesser while the room...

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Laurent G, Direction de l'hôtel le Récif at Hotel Le Recif, responded to this review

Dear WeilekHo, We would like to thank you for taking the time to leave a comment on Trip Advisor. These comments are very useful in order to improve our quality of service. We take good note of all your comments . The hotel LUX* St Gilles is a 5* hotel while we are a 3* at Le Récif Hotel. This...

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 19 June 2016

this hotel is very well located. next to the beach ( not the best place to swim due to corals). It does not really cater for foreigners - their english is very limited ( well, most of the island is the same ...). The restaurant is nothing to shout about and overpriced - there are a lot of nicer (...

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Laurent G, Direction de l'Hôtel le Récif at Hotel Le Recif, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, We thank you for taking the time to leave a comment on Trip Advisor about our hotel. It is lovely to read that you are pleased with your stay and that we have met your expectations during your holiday. We wish to welcome you back soon, so please let us know when you are coming to Reunion...

mauritius
Reviewed 27 May 2016

I was recommended to stay at Recif Hotel. It is a nice resort. The room was spacious and cleaned. It has a nice atmosphere for dinner with live entertainment but a little bit disappointing since they did not offer "A la Carte Menu" and had only buffet or a "table d'hote menu", if you wanted a light dinner...The food was...

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Laurent G, Direction de l'Hôtel le Récif at Hotel Le Recif, responded to this review

Dear MauritiusNeyha, Thank you for taking the time to write a review concerning our hotel on Trip Advisor. We are pleased you enjoyed our stay with us and thank you for your comment concerning the food. We hope to welcome you again soon, on holidays or on business trip. Best regards.

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Delicious food and great service ! Thank you Team Le Récif ! The chef is very creative and I really loved the cuisine. Very fresh and inventive. Definitely a must go if you're in the Reunion Island ! yum :)

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Laurent G, Direction de l'Hôtel le Récif at Hotel Le Recif, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel on Trip Advisor. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay at le Récif and we will surely inform our Chef and, more generally, all of our teams about your positive comment. We hope we will have the pleasure of welcoming you again soon. Bets...

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent staff and very good food. Restaurant manager organised a cake with candles for my son's 21st - nice touch. Comfortable rooms, reasonably well equipped. All rooms have balconies. No mini bar but a fridge in the room contained a supply of bottled water. Two good pools. And the hotel is about 50 m from the most spectacular coral lagoon...

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Laurent G, Direction de l'Hôtel le Récif at Hotel Le Recif, responded to this review

Dear Valued "PNC151", Thank you for taking the time to leave a comment on Trip Advisor about our hotel. I was really disappointed to read that our style of hotel was not to your liking. We try our best to time our service levels well, and achieve a balance that is neither too much nor too little, tailored to each...

Reviewed 20 April 2016

My partner and I stayed in the hotel and had a really lovely time, the staff was nice and the atmosphere with the guests and live music etc made the whole stay a real little event for us. We really enjoyed the Monday night with the live band and the free cocktails and food. The swimming pool is really nice...

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Laurent G, Direction de l'Hôtel le Récif at Hotel Le Recif, responded to this review

Dear valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time out to review your recent experience with us. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. Your comment that the staff were extremely nice is equally most appreciated. We constantly strive to exceed our guest’s expectations of service and it is satisfying to hear that these efforts...

United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on business, was recommended by a local colleague but only for the hotel's location to his nearby office rather than him recommending the actual hotel itself. On arrival I was given a nice fruit juice and despite me being too early for check in (this was due to my flight times-I had no control over) I was allocated...

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Laurent G, Directeur de l'Hôtel le Récif at Hotel Le Recif, responded to this review

Dear Valued Customer, We thank you for taking the time to leave a comment on Trip Advisor about your recent stay. We are sorry we did not meet your expectations and take good note of all your comments. We apologise for this and please rest assured that we will investigate these issues thoroughly, as we do with all feedback. Your...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Hotel Le Recif

Address: 50 Avenue de Bourbon, Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains 97434, Reunion Island
Region: Reunion Island > Arrondissement of Saint-Paul > Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
Price Range: RM511 - RM1,667 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Le Recif 3*
Number of rooms: 146
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Also Known As:
Les Hotel Du Recif
Hotel Le Recif Reunion Island/Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
Hotel Style:
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
#4 Business Hotel in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
#4 Family Hotel in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
#4 Romantic Hotel in Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“we had an upstairs pool view”
 of 5 bubbles liquidtravel2016, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at the ground floor are desirable. You have to carry the luggage yourself, so avoid stairs.”
 of 5 bubbles R7273GRms, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“rooms 800's are in the garden, and are nice and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles philippeD350, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“every room on the first floor on sea side (426 was good)”
 of 5 bubbles phille133, 23 Oct 2015 | Read review
“You have a free password for the door to the beach, free snorkel equipment, Beach is a 3 min walk from hotel :)”
 of 5 bubbles kwa78, 27 Aug 2015 | Read review
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