Le Jardin Maoré, Kanikeli Eco-Lodge Accommodation, Kani-Keli Commune, Mayotte

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Le Jardin Maoré

Le Jardin Maoré offers Eco-Lodge Accommodation in Kanikeli, Kani-Keli Commune, Mayotte

Highlights Facilities & what to expect at Le Jardin Maoré

  • The Le Jardin Maoré is nestled on the beautiful sandy beach of N'Gouja
  • 18 x bungalows are distributed in its tropical park, close to the sea
  • A few meters from the lagoon
  • Comfortable air-conditioned bungalows accommodate from 1 to 6 people
  • Restaurant & Bar
  • Take a seat in the beautiful restaurant Les Baobabs, with the sea for decoration
  • Enjoy the Mahoran specialties high in color and rich subtle tastes
  • A wedding, an anniversary or a theme party, Le Jardin Maoré offers you a dedicated space specially designed and decorated for your event
  • Every Saturday night enjoy a delicious buffet of local specialties
  • 4 courses to choose from
  • Nautical Excursions
  • Swim with Turtles
  • Paddle & Sea Kayaks
  • Dive At The Heart Of Mahorese Traditions
  • Spa Massages
  • Scuba Diving & qualified diving instructors for beginners

Located south of Grande Terre, the main island of Mayotte, the Le Jardin Maoré is bordered by the warm waters of the Mozambique Channel. The coral reef that surrounds the lagoon is one of the most famous in the world, it is home to an extraordinary fauna: you will meet sea turtles and multicolored fish, you will see whales and their young. On land, the secular baobabs are used as habitat for maki and fruit bats, pacific fruit bats.

The Le Jardin Maoré is nestled on the beautiful sandy beach of N'Gouja, 18 bungalows are distributed in its tropical park, close to the sea.

A few meters from the lagoon, comfortable air-conditioned bungalows accommodate from 1 to 6 people. Designed in natural materials, they integrate with nature and have covered verandas to enjoy the garden.


18 bungalows that can accommodate from 2 to 6 people are distributed in the tropical park of Le Jardin Maoré.
In the shelter of centuries old baobabs, they are distributed in the vegetation and can not be seen from the beach.
15 bungalows are located on the main site side, after the restaurant's Faré, either on the beach or on the garden side. 3 bungalows are located at the entrance to the site, diving center side.

2 categories of accommodation proposed

1) Superior bungalows combine comfort and authenticity. They are made with local materials (braided coconut, bamboo, stone). Carpentry and furniture are exotic wood (Movingui). They have a covered veranda, a large shower + 2 sinks, separate toilet, a safe, a mini fridge, a hairdryer and a split system for air conditioning.

2) The standard bungalows, made with local and natural materials, are equipped with a covered veranda, shower, toilet, air conditioning and a safe.

Superior Bungalow - 4 people

This large bungalow has two bedrooms and a mezzanine with a double bed. It is ideal for a stay with friends or family. Everyone has their personal space for the night, in which privacy is preserved. The shared bathroom and separate toilet are accessible via a corridor communicating between the rooms. The covered veranda allows you to gather around a drink, take a nap in the shade while contemplating the garden.

  • 70 m²
  • Garden View
  • 2 Large Bedrooms
  • 2 King Size Bed
  • Mosquito
  • Mezzanine With King Size Bed
  • Fans
  • Air Conditioner
  • Private Entrances
  • Safe
  • Fridge
  • Bathroom
  • Separate Toilets
  • Equipped Terrace
  • Hair Dryer

Superior Bungalow - 2 people

From the covered veranda, the beach or the garden offers you an incredible and soothing natural scenery. Inside, a beautiful room with bathroom (two basins, separate toilet) decorated with local materials welcomes you for a holiday under the sign of nature.

  • 35 m²
  • Covered Terrace
  • Beach And Garden View
  • Mosquito
  • Safe
  • Air Conditioner
  • Mini Fridge
  • Bathroom
  • King Size Bed
  • Separate Toilets

Standard Bungalow - 4 people

This large bungalow accommodates a family or two couples and two children. The two rooms are communicating, they are equipped with King Size beds. The mezzanine, accessible by a wooden ladder, allows the sleeping of children from 6 to 11 years (2 single mattresses on the ground).

* Mezzanine equipped with two single beds on the ground.

  • Surface Area: 35 m²
  • Covered Varangue
  • Sea View
  • Basic Occupation: 4 People
  • + 2 Children
  • King Size Beds
  • Mosquito
  • Air Conditioner
  • Safe
  • Shower Room / Toilet

Standard Bungalow - 2 people

For a family vacation, the mezzanine bungalow offers comfortable accommodation. From the veranda, you contemplate the sea. The mezzanine is equipped with a mattress on the ground, it is perfect for sleeping a child (6 to 11 years). It is accessible from the bedroom with a rigid wooden ladder.

* Mezzanine with single sleeping ground

  • Surface Area: 25 m²
  • Covered Varangue
  • Sea View
  • Basic Occupation: 2 People
  • + 1 Child
  • Air Conditioner
  • Safe
  • Shower Room / Toilet

Standard Bungalow Marina - 4 people

In the immediate vicinity of the diving center, this bungalow is a little away from the bar-restaurant, in a quiet and green environment. Its two bedrooms and its beautiful surface complement each other by a covered and equipped veranda.

* Possibility of additional single bed (contact us)

  • Surface Area: 44 m²
  • Covered Varangue
  • Sea View
  • Basic Occupation: 4 People
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • King Size Bed
  • Mosquito
  • Air Conditioner
  • Safe
  • Shower Room / Toilet

Standard Bungalow Marina - 2 people

Off the main site, the standard marina bungalow offers direct access to the dive center. Away from the restaurant and simple comfort, it has sea views.

  • Surface Area: 13 m²
  • Basic Occupation: 2 People
  • Covered Varangue
  • View On The Sea
  • King Size Bed
  • Mosquito
  • Air Conditioner
  • Safe
  • Shower Room / Toilet

Restaurant & Bar

Take a seat in the beautiful restaurant Les Baobabs, with the sea for decoration. At the table, enjoy the Mahoran specialties high in color and rich subtle tastes: fish tartar and carpaccio, crabs, tasty vegetables ... On Saturday evening, a buffet on the beach awaits you. During the weekend, the snack Makis allows you to eat, between two swimming, in the shade of baobabs.

The Baobabs Restaurant

At Les Baobabs restaurant, the Chef works with local products, his tasty cuisine is renewed according to the seasons. The breakfasts are served as a continental buffet, facing the beach, for a gentle awakening to the sound of the surf. At the weekend, a buffet on the beach allows you to eat your feet in the sand. A group of local musicians offer dinner music on Friday nights. On Saturday, at dinner time, a group of dancers come from the nearby village to perform a traditional dance show.

Your EVENT area

A wedding, an anniversary or a theme party, Le Jardin Maoré offers you a dedicated space specially designed and decorated for your event.

Buffet on the beach

Every Saturday night enjoy a delicious buffet of local specialties.

Inputs - Salad with fresh raw vegetables: tomatoes, cucumber, beetroot, carrots, green beans, artichokes, green papaya, piedmontese, taboulé, coconut cabbage, white cabbage, red cabbage. Platters of carpaccio of red tuna and swordfish, rillettes of swordfish, homemade smoked marlin, beef carpaccio, smoked duck breast.

4 courses to choose from - Fish Blanquette, Vanilla Fish, Mataba Fish, Petsai Beef, Chicken Fillet with lemon garlic cream, banana flower compote with coconut milk.

Desserts - Floating island, mosses (chocolate, red fruits, passion), panacotta, brownies, pies.

The Snack Makis

In the shade of giant bamboo, the snack Makis welcomes you every weekend and public holidays. A la carte, choice of sandwich clubs (ham, chicken or fish), hot-dog au gratin, hamburger, cheeseburger, smoked fish salad, smoked duck salad or mixed salad. Tables available in front of the beach.


All activities are part of a philosophy of ecological and responsible tourism: the discovery of nature, flora and fauna (makis, turtles, fruit bats) is done in respect of ecosystems. The Le Jardin Maoré is involved in the actions of environmental preservation and makes you discover the best of Mayotte ...

Nautical Excursions

We organize nautical excursions, with equipment PMT (fins, mask, snorkel) in boat, supervised by an approved diving instructor. During these snorkeling trips, you will discover the splendid islands of white sand of the lagoon. It is not uncommon to meet dolphins or turtles, with whom you can swim freely.

Swim with Turtles

Just enter the transparent water of the lagoon to, a few meters from the edge, enjoy the unique pleasure of swimming with turtles. The beach is a nesting place for these wonderful animals, and the meadow that slopes gently pastures them. They are placid and let themselves rub shoulders without fear. The green and hawksbill turtles are numerous, you will discover them during your bathing on the beach of the Le Jardin Maoré.

Paddle & Sea Kayaks

Paddles and sea kayaks are available for hire and free loan for hotel guests. You will be able to observe sea turtles that feed on the seagrass at high tide or high tide. The transparent water allows you to see the flora and fauna coral a few meters from the edge. There is no danger on the site, currents are weak to nonexistent. The use of a paddle or a kayak makes it possible to reach the drop off at low tide, without the risk of trampling the seagrass or of being injured on sea urchins. Stroll along the coast and discover the crystal clear waters of the lagoon, the colorful corals and the fish along the slopes.

Dive At The Heart Of Mahorese Traditions

You spend the day immersed in a typical village of Mahorais and discover the culture and traditions of the perfume island.

The "Bouénis" introduce you to the ancient practices of traditional care Mayotte and learn how to do the "tempas" jasmine flowers, the traditional mask "Mizindzano" henna tattoo and braids.

All this with a hearty typical lunch you have helped concoct: Beef Pilao, coconut chicken, Mtsolola, banana and cassava with coconut, fish with coconut ...)

The day can be flexible according to your desires, the "Bouénis" can also introduce you to fishing Djarifa or arrange a "Voulé" traditional (Mayotte grills) on the beach.


Rest your body and enjoy a massage in the privacy of your bungalow. Made with organic essential oils, the massages offered at the Jardin Maoré help relieve muscular tension and rejuvenate the body. Their benefits are numerous: elimination of toxins, reduction of stress, sensation of lightness, improvement of the muscular, blood and lymphatic system ... Recover from your trip by plane, let go and put your vital energy back in circulation: book your massage today .


Integrated in the Le Jardin Maoré, the Le Maoré Lagoon diving center takes you to discover the southern lagoon of Mayotte. The beautiful spots offer very rich exploration dives: the coral gardens are full of multicolored fish and turtles. Our team of qualified instructors, all passionate about their job, supervises the dive teams of divers of all levels ...

Diving in the Lagoon

From 5 to 10 minutes by boat, these outings are in the afternoon on the coral gardens of the lagoon and are open to all, from baptism to confirmed diver.

They are ideal to realize your first bubbles, to follow courses or to carry out formation of improvement.

Coral reefs start from the surface and descend to 20-25 meters. During these dives, we observe corals, gorgonians, small reef fauna, turtles and sometimes dolphins ...

Drifting dive on the big barrier

On the outer walls of the barrier (20 to 40 minutes by boat), these outings dedicated to level 1 or Open Water divers, are done in the morning.

From the south of the boat pass to the Morne Rouge, the clear waters are full of fish: you will meet in addition to the coral fauna, barracudas, rays, groupers, dolphins, turtles, and if you are lucky, small reef sharks.

Drift dives are carried out along the slopes, from the surface to 40 meters deep (depending on the level of the team). A current check is carried out by our instructors before the launch, to guarantee your total safety.

Night dive *

These dives are done on the reefs of the lagoon, where we meet all the small nocturnal fauna (shrimps, crabs, turtles, pencil sea urchins, groupers, lionfish flying ...).

Regularly, we go on the Joachim wreck, located in front of the hotel. The dive begins on the wreck of this 16-meter sailboat, set against a background of 20 meters.

The hull is covered with different corals and small gorgonians.

The circuit extends on the falling between 10 and 3 meters, where we observe the turtles who rest.

* diving on request and with supplement

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Le Jardin Maoré 2020 Rates:*Rates are subject to change without prior notice

From €49 Per Unit: Based on a Standard Bungalow Marina for 2 people per night which would = €24.5 per person sharing when the rate is split. See rates for more information.

Le Jardin Maoré

(Rates are per unit per night)
Superior Bungalow 4 people: From €272 per night
Superior Bungalow 2 people: From €140 per night
Standard Bungalow 4 people: From €148 per night
Standard Bungalow 2 people: From €84 per night
Standard Bungalow Marina 4 people: From €148 per night
Standard Bungalow Marina 2 people: From €49 per night

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From €49 Per Unit
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Plage N'Gouja Kani Keli, Kanikeli, Kani-Keli Commune, Mayotte
Tel: +262 269 60 14 19
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