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from the shores of the Ravenela hotel, we had a great access to the coastal views and swimming... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
Lahai L
Nice beach

Great one for a public beach. Very well kept and the water is crystal clear. Has plenty of trees... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
rajeshS2979
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This beach is open to all and near Oberoi Hotel. Its not overly crowded. If you are not staying at a beach property, you could head to this one and then head out to the hotels close by for a cup of coffee. Beautiful blue...More

Thank Al D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited 7 Colours, Rummery, Waterfall, Volcanic crater and Hindu Temple. Tours can be arranged through hotel, independent organisations and taxi's are also available outside the front of most hotels.

Thank 007286
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great beach with coral bed. Crystal clear waters and away from hustle bustle. You can spend quite and peaceful time with loved ones

Thank Saurabh G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small sandy beach which was very quiet with lovely views out onto the Indian Ocean. Waters are fairly shallow so good for a paddle or swim.

Thank RobbieDun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Straight after our wedding in early August, we jetted off to this fabulous resort. We wanted somewhere that would offer a bit of luxury, a beautiful beach with bits to do, delicious food and lots of included drinks. And the Ravenala Attitude didn’t disappoint! Although...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2018

from the shores of the Ravenela hotel, we had a great access to the coastal views and swimming facilities

Thank Lahai L
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Calm vawes at the beach but high vawes outside the reef. Great to have acces to the hotel's boat house activitites as a hotel guest

Thank Mats W
Reviewed 3 July 2018

Beautiful clear blue water. Very warm water with lots of sea life. Some waves at times but over-all the water is warm and calm.

Thank iverge
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Great one for a public beach. Very well kept and the water is crystal clear. Has plenty of trees and one can easily have a nice picnic here with family or just a couple. We spent an hour or so and it was quiet with...More

Thank rajeshS2979
Reviewed 24 June 2018

We walked here from the Ravenella Attitude to see the sunset. Was great and got some amazing pics. A little pebbly/rocky but didnt go deeper in to the water to comment.

Thank Hemtesh
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Reizenden
29 August 2017|
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Response from Adventureseeker524 | Reviewed this property |
As there were all inclusive resorts here dotted around the beach, we did not see any restaurants apart from the ones linked to the hotels.
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Response from Maria T | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are part of the hotel grounds. You can reach them by passing the kiosk on the beach where you book boat trips etc, then follow the path along side the river up to the ruins. There are also waterfalls near there but... More
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