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Grand Baie Bazaar

Royal Rd, Grand Baie, Mauritius
+230 5772 0935
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A sad market with Chinese stuff everywhere and very dingy. We decided to go as it was near our... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Manik G
via mobile

Well they did rip us off with prices tho only because we are tourist there are some good deals and... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Pamela M
Grand Baie
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“walk away” (6 reviews)
“port louis” (11 reviews)
Royal Rd, Grand Baie, Mauritius
+230 5772 0935
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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

A sad market with Chinese stuff everywhere and very dingy. We decided to go as it was near our hotel - Radisson azuri but we regretted the decision later on. Definately skippable.

Thank Manik G
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Well they did rip us off with prices tho only because we are tourist there are some good deals and a big range but i tink honestly if people were reasonable then mayb you would get more business.

Thank Pamela M
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I'd personally say not to bother and go to Port Louis for the same if not more. It's always worth looking round the local towns and seeing for yourself. If the weather is not so good it kills some time but to be honest everything...More

Thank Lizzie S
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

The workers and the shop owners are undisciplined as they keep following you in order to persuade you to buy their products. They can fool you. Mind those people who calls you and persuade you to buy. They are scammers!! I have seen only 1...More

1  Thank nss3456789
Reviewed 8 September 2017

You can buy mauritian souvenirs from here, the only thing you should be good at is at bargaining. I bought few stuffs from here which otherwise were pretty expensive outside. The place closes by 5 PM, it would have been good if we had a...More

Thank Kannan N
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

When you are in Grand Baie nice to pay a visit. If not it is not worth to go there. Very touristic with some harashing sellers. Nothing special to buy.

Thank fwlp
Reviewed 28 July 2017

The pushiness of most (but not all) of the stall owners made visiting this bazaar unpleasant. Most of the stalls have the same product.

Thank Andrea F
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the Bazar in July and while you get accosted at every single turn by people selling their wares, there are a few gems hidden in here. I was particularly impressed by the mehndi artist we found (young woman who also makes clothes) and...More

2  Thank Leeloominai01
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I think this has just been touted as another tourist "attraction" without actually being one. Although you do get authentic Mauritian items (e.g. Vanilla) most of the items are what you would get in Thailand etc... Give it a miss and enjoy the beaches instead

Thank TravellingTwos
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Good place to shop but don't forget to bargain. Shops open late and shut by 5pm. Plenty of caps, scarfs and t-shirts.

Thank joe r
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2 March 2017|
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Response from akdasasif | Reviewed this property |
Yes its cheaper. Bargain is a must here. Wood artefacts, scarfs, fancy t-shirts etc are some of the best buys here.