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Hotel L'Archipel

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Anse Gouvernement | Praslin, Au Cap, Praslin Island, Seychelles
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Victoria, Seychelles
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent two days at L'Archipel with my wife (an son) and we had a very relaxed moment. the Hotel location is away yet close with all the attractions of Praslin. From our room we could see the beautiful bay of Cote D'Or and the ever greenery of praslin hills. The staff was amazing (Special mention to Stephanie the trainee front... More 

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Dubai, UAE
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11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We spend 5 nights here over The Easter holiday. The location is beautiful with its own private beach which is always quiet if you wish to have a relaxing day. Don't miss the other beaches on Praslin though as Anse Georgette and Anse Lazio are not to be missed. The reception staff are very helpful, my only criticism would be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 via mobile

I strongly recommend this hotel. It's a perfect place to stay in Praslin. The restaurant is very good. The staff is very kind. They have a good chef. The place to eat, On The beach, for the breakfast and the diner is really beautiful. The hotel is quiet as well. If I return to Praslin, I will stay to this... More 

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11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Recommended by Audley Travel and we could not fault it as a place to celebrate our anniversary. We loved our room set in the beautiful grounds and the restaurant on the beach provided varied menus and with consistently good service. The setting is perfect: day and night ( dining watching the stars was a highlight!). Perfect weather helped by warm... More 

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14 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Lovely location, quite expensive, we had the biggest suite which was comfortable. Organised deep sea fishing through the beach guys, caught plenty!! It is only let down by the food which could be better, I am a bit of a foodie. Breakfast is good, it is the evening meals that need a little extra attention. Biking distance to the local... More 

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We returned from a lovely holiday to the Seychelles a week ago, and stayed at this very quiet and peaceful hotel. There are no "private" beaches as such in the Seychelles, but the beach in front of this hotel, is about as private as it gets-----it is at the end of a long curving sandy bay, and due to this... More 

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Archipel Hotel P, Director of Sales at Hotel L'Archipel, responded to this review

From us all (Lucas & team), we look forward to welcoming you back in 2 years. Thank you for this honest and positive review of our hotel. We strive to please all our guests to the best of our ability. More 

Nice, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Our trip actually was a couple years back, but it was definitely the high point of our trip to the Seychelles. Away from the obnoxious large imposing hotels, this one has an exclusive feel to it. At first you arrive and are kind of disappointed as the beach in front of the hotel does not look anything like the gorgeous... More 

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34 reviews 34 reviews
31 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This is the third time we have stayed at the L' Archipel so we really like it and God willing we will stay there again the next time we are in the Seychelles. The location and surroundings make it irresistible for us, to fall out of your bedroom right onto the beach and walk in the sand to breakfast and... More 

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Archipel Hotel P, Director of Sales at Hotel L'Archipel, responded to this review

I must thank you for this honest & constructive review. We are aware of the staffing issue and it is being addressed as we are soon entering the peak Xmas & New Year period. We hope to welcome you back in the not too distant future! More 

Bergen, Norway
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120 reviews 120 reviews
38 hotel reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My wife and I spent four nights at this beautiful hotel during our holiday on Seychelles. The location is overwhelming! (see my attached photos). The hotel itself is located in a quiet position at the end of the bay with a beautiful private beach with palm trees. Our bungalow (DeLuxe room no. 15) was comfortable, very spacious, well equipped and... More 

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Archipel Hotel P, Director of Sales at Hotel L'Archipel, responded to this review

Thank you for having taken the time to send in a review. This is greatly appreciated. It is not only for me but the entire team pleasing to receive such a positive review. More 

Hove, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We stayed at L'Archipel for the first 5 nights of our honeymoon. We didn't get an upgrade but honestly we didn't need it as the villa we were in was of such a high quality. The big veranda had views of the ocean and islands and we saw some lovely sunsets from there. All villas are located such that there... More 

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