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L'Hirondelle

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02/07/2017 03/07/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Coventry England
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Such a difficult review to put together as for some people it would be perfect yet for others not what you would be looking for. The accommodation is based within 50 metres of the beach, restaurants, supermarkets and bank/ATM. This coupled with a bus stop straight outside means that everything is at your fingertips. The room is reasonably well appointed...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Delta is the welcoming member of staff. Well-furnished self-catering units with servicable bathroom although towels needed replacing. Bedroom decor and mosquito nets provide an internal sense of tranquility. But the outside is not tranquil and whilst the website photos of the sea vistas are accurate we did not realize the proximity of the property to the coastal and local roads...

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Emilia V, Owner at L'Hirondelle, responded to this review

We thank you for the time you took to write a review about our guest house, it is important to us to hear your opinions. Our location has its advantages and disadvantages. While quiet inside the bedrooms, when there are celebrations in the village, these will be heard while sitting in the veranda. The advantage of being in the heart...

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We had an awesome time at l'hirondelle. It was more than we could ask for. The host was a very nice and friendly lady who helped me plan a nice surprise for our anniversary. The room was beautiful, spacious and with very nice interiors and a four poster bed, with a well equipped kitchen. No need to bring oil and...

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Emilia V, Owner at L'Hirondelle, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time writing about your stay with us. It makes us hugely happy to hear that you have enjoyed it and it was a pleasure for us to make it very special! We hope to see you back at L'Hirondelle!

Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

I strongly recommend: very helpfull and friendly staff. The room is very tastefully decorated with navy and white colors. Acess to must see places is easy with local transportation means including Grand Anse & Valee de Mai

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South Africa
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Praslin is beautiful, this guest house is approx. 3km from the jetty, and the boat trip is Rs875 pp from Mahe. We took the bus from the jetty...the driver allowed our 56cm suitcase.....bus ride is Rs 5 and stops outside the guest house. ...it's is very clean and well maintained, large unit for 2 people.....fitted with a stove, fridge, tv,...

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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

I would recommend to stay at least 2 nights, since their location is awesome you can enjoy the best beach just crossing the street and also very nice restaurants! We payed for the breakfast and set a time... in the morning one of the girls would come and cook in our kitchen, set up the table and leave a nice...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The location is simply perfect, just in front of a nice beach with an unbelievable white and fine sand, near the bus stop and really close to the few restaurants, ATMs and shops. The room is really clean, well furnished, with a well equipped kitchen corner and a really nice terrace on the garden. Service is really friendly and helpful....

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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent welcoming at arrival, nice and clean rooms, we got the breakfast wich was nice. Really helpful with booking of activities, taxis and helpful with all our questions. Also very close to the beach and a couple of restaurants and stores in the area.

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New Jersey
Reviewed 5 June 2016

I spent my first three nights in Seychelles at L'Hirondelle on Praslin, and it was a wonderful way to begin my trip. Emilia and her staff are friendly and helpful, and they make you feel right at home. The unit was clean and tastefully decorated, and the kitchen was well-equipped. It's convenient to the bus stop (which can take you...

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

This place is just perfect. Great location just few meters from de beach and very close to restaurants. When we arrived at the hotel we were greeted by Anabelle very friendly and helpful young lady she was outstanding during our time at the hotel We stayed on room 8 and it had a beautiful view of the beach the room...

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
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Additional Information about L'Hirondelle

Address: | Cote d'Or, Anse Volbert, Praslin Island, Seychelles
Region: Seychelles > Praslin Island > Anse Volbert
Price Range: $209 - $388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — L'Hirondelle 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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Also Known As:
l`Hirondelle Hotel Praslin Island
L'Hirondelle Seychelles/Praslin Island - Anse Volbert
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room 7 was upstairs and had a view of the beach across the road.”
simoncoventry, 30 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Request a room furthest away from the road and upstairs if you want see over the exterior wall.”
ZebD33, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Beach Facing Rooms”
Perfumania2016, 24 Jan 2016 | Read review
“we loved our ground floor room for our son to play around the garden.”
n0sat, 7 Dec 2015 | Read review
“the ones with terrace facing the ocean/road. No noise problems”
770dd, 30 Jul 2015 | Read review
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