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    Carana Hilltop Villa

    Carana Machabee, Mahe Island, Seychelles
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    • Excellent54%
    • Very good36%
    • Average8%
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 31 October 2017

    I had coordinated with Eileen for a transfer from the airport since I was arriving at 2100. I looked around the arrivals hall for my name on a sign but no joy. I eventually grabbed a taxi. Not a good first impression. I arrived at...More

    Thank HonoluluGolfer
    Response from Eileen M, Owner at Carana Hilltop VillaResponded 3 November 2017

    Thank you for the nice and honest comments. It was a pleasure hosting you here at Carana Hilltop Villa and we are very glad to know you had a wonderful time during your stay here at the villa and most of all that you liked...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2017

    The road to the property is very steep with hairpin bends which the mad bus drivers use - it's scary! When we arrived and paid we found there is a 3% surcharge for using a card - this we had not been told beforehand which...More

    Thank gerry k
    Response from Eileen M, Owner at Carana Hilltop VillaResponded 3 November 2017

    Thank you for the review. And thank you for staying at Carana Hilltop Villa, in regards to your disagreements ex: steep road; 99% of our clients are fine with that as it is not that difficult if you can properly manage a car. As for...More

    Reviewed 2 September 2017

    The building is up in the mountains and you need a 10 minutes steep walk from the bus station. The house has a small pool (we didn`t use it) and several rooms/apartments. "Madame" runs the business together with to Philipn boys. They are all very...More

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    Response from Eileen M, Owner at Carana Hilltop VillaResponded 3 November 2017

    Thank you for your review. We are glad to know you liked the place, but as we suggested to our other guests you can give us a call if you are feeling tired to walk up to the villa and we will come and pick...More

    Reviewed 14 August 2017

    We spend a nice and relaxing holidays at eileens lovely villa. The rooms were excellent. The swimingpool was refreshing. Eileen was a very helpfull and friendly lady. On every question we got an answer...Thank youMore

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    Response from Eileen M, Owner at Carana Hilltop VillaResponded 18 August 2017

    Thank you for this lovely review. We are glad to know that you had such a great time here at the villa. It was nice hsoting you here at Carana Hilltop Villa and we hope to welcome you here again on your next visit to...More

    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    Spacious room and well decorated. Restaurant on the beach, pool, beautiful and very large beach, welcome, everything is good.The hotel was renovated this year. WiFi was good. Well cooked dishes in a spacious and pleasant dining room.More

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    Response from Eileen M, Owner at Carana Hilltop VillaResponded 18 August 2017

    Thank you for this great review. It is always a pleasure to know that our guest has a wonderful time here at Carana Hilltop Villa. We are always going out of our way to find ways to please our guests. We hope to welcome you...More

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    • US$89 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    • Mahe Island
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    "We were in room 2 with a good balcony but if anyone above who walks around its noisy."
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    "All rooms are good"
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    "We were near the pool, good place."
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    "Had room nr. 2. Nice view but dated room."
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