Pointe aux Canonniers, exploring its hidden gems.

Pointe aux Canonniers

Welcome to Pointe aux Canonniers!

Nestled on the northern coast of Mauritius lies Pointe aux Canonniers, a quaint village brimming with charm and character. While it may not be as renowned as some of the island's bustling tourist hubs, Pointe aux Canonniers harbors a panoply of hidden treasures waiting to be discovered by adventurous travelers and locals alike. Let’s present some of our favorites:  
  • For Culinary Adventures
Settled in a nice residential road is Chez Meung , a culinary haven known for its delectable local delicacies. Tucked away in the owner's garden, this humble eatery serves up mouthwatering dishes like boulettes (the local dim sums), mines frit, and mines bouillies. What sets Chez Meung apart is its family-oriented atmosphere, with the entire Meung team participating in the business. It's a very popular spot, especially at lunch time, whether to eat there or takeaway, so it’s not uncommon to find a queue!   Just a stone's throw away is the spot of the 3 ladies cooking some delicious Rotis chaud. Right next door to the former “Momo store”, this unassuming eatery delights passersby with its fragrant and flavorful offerings. Whether you're craving a quick snack or a hearty meal, they always deliver a satisfying culinary experience that showcases the typical Mauritian cuisine.   For cheese lovers, a visit to the Cheese Store is a must! Located within the Vinoteca store, this new address boasts a wide selection of refined French cheeses that are sure to tantalize the taste buds. From creamy Camembert to tangy Roquefort, you will find yourself travelling to different parts of France, as you peruse the shelves of this gourmet store.   For those seeking to immerse themselves in the vibrant local culture, a visit to Bazar Canonniers is in order. This small market offers fresh and organic vegetables, as well as an array of delicatessen delights. From exotic spices to tropical fruits, the sights and smells of Bazar Canonniers offer a sensory feast for visitors eager to experience the authentic flavors of Mauritius.  
  • Unexpected Amenities
Pointe aux Canonniers isn't just about satisfying culinary cravings; it's also home to some of the island's finest talents, including Chez Sasha . Renowned as the best hairstylist in Mauritius, Sasha's salon offers patrons a chance to indulge in luxurious hair and beauty treatments and hair styling services. With a keen eye for detail and a passion for beauty, Sasha has garnered a loyal following of clients who swear by his expertise and creativity.   Families with young children will appreciate the presence of L’île O Zenfants, a small kindergarten and crèche nestled within the heart of Pointe aux Canonniers. Following the Montessori curriculum, this nurturing environment provides little ones with a holistic approach to early childhood education, fostering their curiosity and creativity in a safe and supportive setting.   If you just fancy reading a book and relaxing, you will discover, in between the beautiful private villas, a small pedestrian alley leading to a serene and nearly unspoiled beach. With soft golden sands and crystal-clear waters stretching as far as the eye can see, this beach provides the perfect escape for sea lovers. Give us a call and we will tell you the exact location. 🤫  
  • Conclusion
  Pointe aux Canonniers may be small, but it is full of surprises and good tips waiting to be uncovered. This charming village invites travelers to explore its many facets and discover the magic that lies within. So, whether you're a foodie, a culture enthusiast, or simply seeking a slice of paradise off the beaten path, Pointe aux Canonniers has something special to offer to all who venture its way. And finally, don’t forget to pop into our office at L’Adresse Immobilier. We are also present on the bustling main road and ready to listen to your real estate desires 😉  
  •  👉 Check out our website for properties in the area and surroundings.