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Le Tulipier

Le Tulipier is located in the town centre of le Tampon in a quiet one-way street amid tropical vegetable and with a view of the mountains in the background. Guests can expect a warm welcome in a romantic room that is intimate and quiet (1 double bed, 140 x 190 mm), beautiful furniture and a refined retro decor. Private bathroom. Located on the ground floor it nests between the covered terrace and creeper-covered pergola? Independent entrance. Breakfast is served on the terrace to the delight of guests.

  • Name : Le Tulipier 
  • Label : Commission tourisme
  • Address : 11 rue Motais de Narbonne – 97430 le Tampon
  • Contact details :
  • GPS coordinates :
    • Altitude : 664 m
    • Latitude : 0346112
    • Longitude : 7647851
  • Itinerary :
    • From the south : take the Tampon/Plaine des Cafres dual carriageway. Drive towards the Town-hall (Mairie) of le Tampon and continue straight on. At the second roundabout beyond the Town-hall, in the direction of Trois Mares, drive on the right of the D71 for 1.2 km. Turn left into the rue Traverse Portail (watch out for the Le Tulipier road sign), then left into the rue Motais de Narbonne.
    • From les Plaines : drive down the RN3 towards le Tampon beyond the Super U supermarket at kilometer 13. Follow the itinerary (a&rrow with the beige sign). Take the first turning on the right (Chemin Isautier) at the large «Université, Chatoire, Clinique» panel 600 m further on and turn into the rue Traverse Portail, then left into the rue Motais de Narbonne.
  • Accommodation capacity : one room with a double bed.
  • Description : Room with independent entrance, double bed (140 x 190 mm), 2 bedside tables with lamps, a table and 2 chairs, old-style cupboard and colour TV. Windows and glass-panel door, entrance in the private bathroom, shower, toilet, washbasin and mirrors, hair drier, electric kettle, cutlery and utensils to eat on the terrace. Guests are welcome to use the owner ‘s refrigerator and microwave oven. The owner prepares breakfast and picnics for early riser. Linen supplied.
  • Accepted methods of payment : Cash, cheque, bank transfers.
  • Local activities : the Volcano and la Plaine des Sables, the sea and white, grey and black sand beaches, deep sea fishing, diving, mountaineering, hiking and walking in the primeval forest, waterfalls, panoramic views, the unspoilt south of the island, traditional Creole villages. The CAHEB (Coopérative Agricole des Huiles Essentielles de Bourbon), helicopter flights, la Maison du Volcan museum and other museums, botanical gardens, the funfares of le Tampon and Saint Pierre.
  • Facilities : TV, electric kettle, crockery for meals, hair driver, linen supplied board games.
  • Standard of comfort : upmarket accommodation in a sought-after environment: independence, peace and quiet, flowers, many birds outside, barbecue, spa centre, pergola, tropical garden, car park.
  • Services : washing-machine, clothes drier, Internet access in the owner’s office.
  • Other information :
    • Within easy reach of major roads, close to shops and restaurants including an excellent Creole restaurant.
    • Languages spoken : German, English
  • Guideline rates (2009 and 2010) :
    • Room per night: 55€ with breakfast for 2 people
    • Free use of the spa centre (except in June, July and August when it is closed during the southern hemisphere winter).