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Clef des Iles

Beau Vallon, Mahe Island, Seychelles
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Ranked #7 of 36 Hotels in Mahe Island
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had booked a 4 night stay at this small self catering apartment which was right on the beach in Beau Vallon Bay, Mahe. There are 4 apartments in a row which lead directly onto the superb beach. The apartment was to a very good standard, and although no meals were included, a simple breakfast was bought to the apartment... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

We stayed here for a week and it was wonderful. The location is amazing right on the beach you can watch the sunset every night it s beautiful. The rooms are big and the beds too. The living area is perfect and spacious. You have air conditioning in both rooms and a fan downstairs. The kitchen is well equipped and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

An overall very pleasant stay. The room was spacious, clean and overall acceptable, however, would not rate as upscale. Having a fully furnished apartment allowing the option to make your own meals and snacks was a big plus. The location was excellent as it was a few steps from a beautiful beach allowing for nice walks and views of the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Pros The staff are very friendly and attentive and the rooms are clean. It's right on the beach which is very nice white sand and clean. There are plenty of shops and restaurants nearby. Beau vallon is a great location to explore the island Baobab pizza next door is great. Cons The rooms are a little bit tired and the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We had moved between hotels before finding Clef des Iles. It is right on the beach so perfect for familes(our son is 7) and there is far far more space than normal hotel. The service is superb and Stephane and Marquise go out of their way to look after the guests. Everything just works so we return year after year.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights to relax at the beach after a week of sailing around the islands. And this place proved to be perfect for that. Our two girls shared one large ocean facing room and my wife and I had the other ocean facing bedroom. Both rooms are upstairs as well as the large bathroom with walk in shower,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Beautiful appartment, well decorated, on the beach of Beau Vallon. The sea only five steps away, and very helpful and amical staff. True paradise, well located on the island. Close to restaurants and dive shop

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We stayed here for one night for the last part of our honeymoon. We both really wish we'd booked a longer stay in Mahé as Clef des Iles is absolutely stunning and the surroundings are wonderful. Marquise the owner met us upon our arrival and really did make us feel completely welcome. The apartment itself is right up my street... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights and wished we'd stayed for longer. What a perfect spot for relaxing! You step out from the apartments right on to a beautiful sandy beach; if sun worshipping is your thing, you won't be disappointed! This is not a private beach although we weren't bothered by people passing by (and no-one ever sat on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

I absolutely recommend this place :)) We were a travelling party of 3 adults and 3 children (aged 8, 6 & 2) and stayed for 6 nights at the Clef Des Iles in early June 2014. We chose this accommodation because of generally great reviews but also because of its location and its a self serving apartment which is what... More 

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