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The Drake Seaside Apartment

47 reviews
Balcony view
The builiding external
Small adjacent beach
Top view
Kayak for fun
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Bel Ombre, Mahe Island
The Drake Seaside Apartment is a self catering two bedroom holiday accommodation, in Seychelles, located in Belombre, on the main island of Mahe. It is well situated close to the seaside, and the main road. It was completed in May 2013 and has modern facilities. It is located on the 1st floor of the owner's house with its own access. The property is fenced, complete with electric gate to facilitate movement in and out. It has an open plan kitchen/sitting room and a large balcony facing the sea.

The Drake is a family run business and we are close by to help our guests. Guests will enjoy a peaceful environment coupled with the soft sound of the waves. The apartment is good value for family and group travel (4 adults max).

There are 2 bedrooms available, both with air-condition and double beds, sharing a bathroom, kitchen facilities an...
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About the Owner, Danielle P
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Dec 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 47 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL1290743
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English first
English first
French first
German first
Italian first
Spanish first
Swedish first
English first
Mannheim, Germany
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2017 for a stay in October 2017
people found this review helpful

We (european family with 2 kids) could enjoy another two-weeks stay at the Drake Seaside Apartment after we have been there already in 2015. It was again a very pleasent stay for us. The apartment is clean, comfortable and well equipped. The view from the balcony is amazing and we loved it to have breakfast there. Beau Vallon is just...

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237 reviews
85 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017

The apartment is in Bel Ombre with beautiful views of the sea from the large balcony. There are 2 bedrooms but the apartment can be rented using just one bedroom. The apartment is almost on the beach but the beach here is very rocky so bring suitable shoes that you can both swim and walk in if swim from here....

Jon R
Level 4 Contributor
32 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017
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As accurately described by other reviewers this one/two bedroom self catering seaside apartment is fabulous. Firstly it is GREAT value for money, beautifully situated on the coast with wonderful sea views from the private balcony. Very comfortable, clean, quality accommodation in an authentic Seychelles home with the added safety and security of being in a private apartment which sits over...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 1:00 PM
    Check out: 9:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    2 Kings
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R 1 918
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R 1 918
R 13 423
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
-Kids 12 and under stay free in the 2nd room - inform management.
-Cot available for free.
-Late check-out request in advance please.
-Short stays 1-2 days will be considered 7 days (or less) before check-in
***TWO bedroom booking for 10 days or more (adult occupancy) - 140 euro per night.***
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About the neighbourhood
The Drake is located on the main island of Mahe, in Belombre district, situated in the north. Nearby you will find shops, high-class hotel with restaurant facilities, St.Roch Roman Catholic Church and within walking distance the Tequilla Boom discotheque. It is a peaceful location and also not far from the famous Beau Vallon beach, known for watersports, restaurants, ATM's, supermarkets. Since we are close to the main road guests have easy access to the local bus service. Nonetheless, there is free parking space if a car hire is preferred.
Car not needed
How to get there
Transfer to and from apartment should be by taxi. Owner can also provide transfer (paid on arrival) on availability
Activities nearby
Watersports Nearby.
Nearby cities
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