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Air Seychelles


481 reviews
Headquarters: PO Box 386, Victoria, Mahe Island Seychelles 011 248 4 391 000 Website
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    In-flight entertainment (WiFi, TV, films)
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Mumbai, India
Level 6 Contributor
79 reviews
33 helpful votes
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

On oyr recent visit to South Africa we were booked on to Air Seychelles from Mymbai to Johannesburg with a layover at Seychelles.The flight was on time but the food served for breakfast was horrible. Then from Seychelles to Johannesburg when lunch was served, our names went missing from the vegetarian list and the airhostess offered us veg pasta but...

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Africa Economy Victoria - Johannesburg

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Great Ayton, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
6 helpful votes
Reviewed April 21, 2018

This is a very easy going service and personal too. Most people on the islands know each other and look out for one another and were very helpful with a lady going for hospital treatment. It is a small plane that has seen better days, but the flight is not long. The staff at the airports were all lovely and...

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Domestic Economy Victoria - Praslin Island

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
10 helpful votes
Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

We were very impressed with Air Seychelles. The aircraft seems new and well maintained, the food and service was great. On board entertainment system was 1st class and all flight ran on time. Check in and boarding was effortless

Africa Economy Johannesburg - Victoria
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Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Level 6 Contributor
84 reviews
40 helpful votes
Reviewed April 12, 2018

The flight is clean nice and mostly on time (I have traveled six flight including the small one to Mahe to Praslin). Entertainment part is ok with lots of movie option. Only improvement scope is the crew are not that polite.

International Economy Abu Dhabi - Victoria
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Lusaka, Zambia
Level 6 Contributor
174 reviews
64 helpful votes
Reviewed April 6, 2018

After the Business class flight from Abu Dhabi it was now time for the economy leg to Johannesburg. Before I get to that a quick mention about the transit at Mahe Airport. What a shame for holidaymakers first and last impression of the Seychelles being their airport. A cramped and chaotic shambles. With so many international airlines flying there it...

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Africa Economy Victoria - Johannesburg

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Lusaka, Zambia
Level 6 Contributor
174 reviews
64 helpful votes
Reviewed April 6, 2018

Booked economy, bid for upgrade to business class was successful. I have to say I was a wee bit worried about a flight close to 5 hours being on a small A320 however I was very much pleasantly surprised. Service, drinks and food were excellent. Flight departed just after 2am and I was also surprised when we were handed an...

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International Business Class Abu Dhabi - Victoria

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New Delhi, India
Level 5 Contributor
53 reviews
39 helpful votes
Reviewed March 28, 2018

we faced problem with web checkin, where i was unable to pick the seats of my choice, due to which after reaching airport we has to manual checkin and we have been given non reclining seats for 5 hours flight, it was very uncomfortable , also Delhi to Seychelles there is no direct flight hence we had connecting flight via...

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International Economy Mumbai - Victoria

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Stockholm, Sweden
Level 5 Contributor
35 reviews
10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 25, 2018

When returning from Praslin for our flight back home, we chose to fly to make sure we made it on time and did not have to spend a lot of time on transfer on Mahe. We feel it was a good choice, especially since the actual trip was an experience in itself. The plane is small but feels very safe...

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Domestic Economy Praslin Island - Victoria

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Durban, South Africa
Level 6 Contributor
166 reviews
55 helpful votes
Reviewed March 24, 2018

Good service and welcoming staff. Nothing to fault and certainly a pleasant experience from start to finish.

Africa Economy Durban - Victoria
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Level 3 Contributor
17 reviews
10 helpful votes
Reviewed March 21, 2018

Food is not really good and seats are very uncomfortable particularly in sleeping position. Service is average.

International Economy Victoria - Paris
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About Air Seychelles
Based in the Indian Ocean archipelago-country of the Seychelles, Air Seychelles (HM) flied to 10 destinations from its hub at Seychelles International Airport (SEZ) in Mahé. Destinations include Paris, Hong Kong, Mumbai, Dar Es Salaam, Johannesburg and Abu Dhabi, as well as Indian Ocean destinations such as Antananarivo, Madagascar; Port Louis, Mauritius; and Praslin, Syechelles. The airline also has codeshare arrangements with eight other airlines including Air France (AF), Cathay Pacific (CX) and Etihad Airways (EY), which is a part owner of the company. The airline's fleet consists of 10 aircraft with a variety of one-cabin (Economy Class) and two-cabin (Business Class and Economy Class) configurations.
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