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“nice beach”(17 reviews)
“long beach”(13 reviews)
“local shops”(3 reviews)
Resplendent with exotic birds and trees, this crescent-shaped two-mile beach is still pristine.
Praslin Island, Seychelles
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Reviewed June 15, 2012

Not as pristine as Anse Lazio or ANse source d'argent (La Digue), but a nice long beach with lots of restaurants and shops nearby.

Date of experience: July 2011
Thank Anna J
Reviewed May 24, 2012

This was the only place in the seychelles where we felt a bit uncomfortable - the beach and the area around is used by young men for drinking and drug taking. They do not bother tourists much - other than to try to sell boat...More

Date of experience: May 2012
5  Thank jones-on-a-jaunt
Reviewed April 28, 2012

No beach in Seychells is truly bad, but there was nothing special about Anse Volbert - except probably for all the hotels located around the area. Very shallow water and nice view on the islands. But unless you are staying there (cote d'or), it is...More

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank sebaysole
Reviewed February 18, 2012

Like we all imagine a beach to be. Palm trees hanging over onto the beach and small islands in the distance! Very romantic and peacefull! Mind the sandflies- be sure to take insect repellent.

Date of experience: January 2012
1  Thank Andre M
Reviewed February 16, 2012

One of the best beaches anywhere int he world with shallow waters that are warm. The beach is so long that it is possible to have peace and quiet AND have fun with people... Highly recommended and one of the most wonderful places in the...More

Date of experience: January 2012
4  Thank ManuelLove
Reviewed January 30, 2012

Very, very fine sand here and milky blue-white waters - simply breathtaking beach. Beach gets narrow at high tide, but great for all ages.

Date of experience: January 2012
Thank NickDLuanda_Angola
Reviewed November 29, 2011

Its a nice beach location, can't complain, but nothing to write home about. Travel by bus is easy to this location only 5 rupee per person per way, just tell the guy where you want to go. be aware of the jagged coral rocks on...More

Date of experience: November 2011
Thank travellbuzz_11
Reviewed November 1, 2011

a beach long, sandy, palmy, where everyone can choose if having a bathsun, rent a boat, choosing an excursion people offering trips on the boat are relaxed and very friendly close to all facility, you can easily go to a more quieter corner of this...More

Date of experience: October 2011
Thank carlo-onofri
Reviewed February 27, 2008

Stayed at Berjaya Beach Hotel in Feb2008 just a few meters from the beach. Although the sea was unusually rough all the time and all snorkeling for example was unthinkable, it was still a very beautiful strech of beach. And the sand is just like...More

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