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Villa Rafia Guesthouse

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Anse Volbert Cote D'Or, Praslin, Anse Volbert, Praslin Island SEZ Seychelles See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
2.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews short walk to the beach cleaned every day free wifi anse lazio dana hosts fridge towels seychelles paradise
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I was here with family for a short 3 days vacation. Perfect, quiet place with some minor dents like not working wifi. Good conection to the beach through nearby hotel. Recomended place for middle budget visitors.

Thank Andrzej L
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We booked our two rooms at Villa Rafia, a family room and a twin room. The hosts were really friendly and welcoming. The family room needs quite a lot of maintenance, the kitchen, rooms and bathroom were all quite outdated. We opted for self-catering on...More

Thank uncieray
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Justin was great - he gave us advice and tips on what to do and where to go and helped us book taxis etc. The rooms were a bit outdated but clean and neat with aircon, small fridge and hairdryers in every room. Short walk...More

Thank 205annelib
Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place. The hosts made you feel like you were home. They were so helpful in booking taxis, offering advice on where to go on the island, that our first day in praslin was well spent. Breakfasts were assorted fruits, with toast,eggs and...More

Thank GabrielaS5312
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We stayed 5 nights in a 2 bedroom apartment.Check in was very friendly with a glas of juice. The apartment is big, but there is only airco in 1 bedroom. So all the rest of the apartment has no airco! No wifi in the apartment,...More

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Description
Villa Rafia, which is set amidst one of the most beautiful tropical gardens found on Praslin Island, is named and home to the endemic raffia palm tree which is rarely found in the Seychelles Islands. This family More guest house, which is located in the most touristic place on Praslin - Cote D’Or - consists of 6 comfortable standard rooms and 4 Self-Catering Apartments. With its lounge and communal breakfast area opening out to the terrace facing its exotic tropical garden, one can listen to the sweet chanting of birds whilst enjoying the nice continental breakfast served every morning, or why not have a taste of our various tasty Creole dishes cooked with the finest Creole spices? Only a few minutes’ walk and be embraced by one of the most beautiful beaches in the world – Anse Volbert. Popular restaurants, super markets and souvenir shops are found here which gives you the flexibility of doing things at your own leisure and pace. Villa Rafia is definitely the ideal get away for honeymooners, families, friends and perfect for nature lovers. Room Amenities: all rooms with private en suite Hot/Cold water, all rooms with ceiling fan, 3 rooms with private verandah. Facilities and Services: Barbecue (clients are free to use barbecue), clients are free to use the kitchen, communal breakfast area, lounge sitting area in garden, parking space, free daily cleaning of rooms, daily availability of fresh towels and bed sheets, ironing facilities (at extra cost), laundry facilities (at extra cost), reception safe. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Beachfront
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$100 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Villa Rafia Guesthouse Seychelles/Praslin Island
Location
Seychelles > Praslin Island > Anse Volbert
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
10
Price range
US$100 - US$138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Villa Rafia Guesthouse Seychelles/Praslin Island
Location
Seychelles > Praslin Island > Anse Volbert
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Traveller (26)
Room & Suite (30)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"The rooms with "terrace" are the best"
KateMarty
14 Apr 2014
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