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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If you are looking to stay in an old dark bugs infected cabana, this will be your dream place.... Everything is very old and worn out. The room was not clean at all, dead bugs everywhere. The hot shower ran out pretty quickly. You are stuck in that place because they don't have any road access. You can call it...

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Sintra, Portugal
Reviewed 1 week ago

this hotel is very nicely situated on a beach with no car access: it gives you a feeling of "end of the world jungle" feeling. the beach is great and of course calme and very low populated. 4 tortoises are living on the premisses: very entertaining for the kids: finding them and feeding them. on a base of half board...

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Istanbul, Turkey
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Ok the hotel is old, definitely needs refurbishment but it offers the best schnorkelling on the island. And as you pay quite low rates compared to rest of the island, i highly recommend it. Few notes: - limited variety at the buffet but it tasted well and was more than enough - best schnorkelling - definitely swim until the reef....

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Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Its a very nice place.We had our dream vacantion.The food in the restaurant was a high class.Rooms are clean and the beach is amazing.The bartender Anura is very kind and he makes the best cocktails.Thank you for everithing.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 29 October 2016

From the hotel boat shuttle pick up at the main Praslin jetty, the warm welcome by the reception/guest relations staff and the smiling and always attentive restaurant/bar staff we loved our family get-away. The resort grounds are stunning, the location amazing with turtles joining us on most of our snorkelling expeditions in the lagoon in front of the resort. The...

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Moultonborough, New Hampshire
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We spent 5 days at this resort and wished for more time! Friendly staff, beautiful room, special environment. Loved the roaming tortoises...4 of them on the grounds. We wanted to visit Aride Island, and the assistant manger made it happen. The only thing that could be improved upon was the food...it was just OK. Definitely stay here again.

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Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

It was a nice and relaxing vacation in this Resort, rooms are clean and the beach is wonderful. Peaple are kind especially the barman of the Emerald Cove Anura,who works well and serve a very good cocktails. The only thing that could be much better is the quality of food.

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Reviewed 12 July 2016

We had a great and relaxing week here. Good snorkeling in front of hotel. The friendly staff went out of their way to make our stay a memorable one. Great excursions to various locations - loved the beautiful beaches! The food was good - always a great variety to choose from.

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Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We spent 6 days here at the end of March and came primarily for the snorkelling. We weren't disappointed. The food was good, the rooms were large and an unusual layout, afternoon tea was a nice touch, the staff were all pleasant and helpful. The snorkelling was very good and the boat trip to the 3 snorkelling spots was well...

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Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

The hotel itself is ok, food is average ...same for breakfast every single day, but the rooms are incredibly smelly it smells to something like feet and veterinary clinic :s They sell you they are in a privileged location therefore you rely totally in their scheduled boat trips, we paid extra for the day room to have it some more...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Built on its own private beach at Anse la Farine, the New Emerald Cove Hotel, provides the perfect gateway to one of the most distinctive islands in the world: Praslin.Anse La Farine is situated opposite the Baie Ste. Anne jetty and the Hotel is reached by short boat trip. With the sea being the only access route, the New Emerald Cove offers its lucky guests a unique experience: that of being on an island of one’s own.The HotelIdeally situated between a thickly wooded hill on one side, and the azure sea on the other, the New Emerald Cove offers comfortable and refined accommodation in an unforgettable tropical setting. As there is no road access tranquility and privacy are ensured.The reception, the impressive high-ceiling restaurant and the seven chalets - totaling 42 rooms - and are scattered in the lush gardens just beyond a white sandy beach. The swimming pool, cleverly located almost on the beach itself, offers beautiful views of La Digue and Round Island: a scenery that deserves to be admired. This, of course, provides the lucky guests with the added incentive for perfectly justifiable, guilt-free lazing. ... more   less 

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Address: Anse La Farine, Anse la Blague, Praslin Island, Seychelles
Region: Seychelles > Praslin Island > Anse la Blague
Price Range: £202 - £273 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — New Emerald Cove 4*
Number of rooms: 42
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“if you are a couple: room on floor level. and for all: rooms with ocean view: definitively.”
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“The closer to the reception the better”
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“Families can only be assigned the upper floor rooms due to their size. The lower floor rooms have the amazing balconys.”
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