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Anse Petite Cours, Anse Volbert, Praslin Island Seychelles
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#5 of 18 B&Bs / Inns in Anse Volbert
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Acquario Villa is a small and cozy guesthouse placed in a comfortable environment with fresh air and peaceful sound of nature. Surrounded by a tropical garden the villa provides a private and tranquil stay for their guests. Acquario Villa has 3 room categories; 2 Superior Apartment, 4 Standard Apartment & 1 Two Bedroom Family Villa. The Superior Apartment & Two Bedroom Family Villa both has their own fully equipped kitchen for guests to prepare their own food of choice. We can provide dinner for guests upon request.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar / lounge
Airport transportation
Baggage storage
Non-smoking hotel
Laundry service
Wifi
Restaurant
Car hire
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
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Air conditioning
Housekeeping
Private balcony
Safe
Coffee / tea maker
Kitchenette
Cable / satellite TV
Bath / shower
Seating area
Sofa
Wardrobe / closet
Iron
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Microwave
Refrigerator
Electric kettle
Hair dryer
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Room types
Non-smoking rooms
Family rooms
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Family
Languages Spoken
English, French, Italian
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Stayed here for 3 nights and really felt at home. Spotlessly clean and really well equipped apartments less than 2 minutes walk from the beach and within walking distance of many restaurants. Staff friendly and attentive. Excellent wifi and large TV. They arranged to have a rental car waiting for us at the ferry. On our last day, as we were booked on the evening ferry, Nora, the manager allowed us to keep the room till 5pm so we could freshen up after a day of exploring. Cannot recommend highly enough. Best value for money we found in 2 weeks in the Seychelles.
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Response from Imtiaz Umarji, Owner at Acquario Villa
Responded Mar 3, 2020
Dear Peter, Thank you for taking up your valuable time to share your experience of Acquario Villa, we really appreciate your feedback. It was indeed a pleasure to have hosted you and we are also glad to know that you appreciated all our services. We hope to host you again at Acquario Villa on your next visit to the Seychelles. All the best. Acquario Villa team
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Nice place with large well-equipped rooms near the far end of the Anse Volbert beach. Around 15-20 min walk to the restaurants and shops in Anse Volbert itself, or less if the tide is out and you can walk by the beach. There was no one else there when I stayed but staff who were around in the daytime were helpful and friendly
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Response from palmsez, Owner at Acquario Villa
Responded Dec 28, 2019
Dear Glyn, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your experience at Acquario Villa. It was a pleasure to have hosted you and we are glad that you had a nice stay. We do hope to welcome you again on your next visit to the Seychelles. All the best. Acquario Villa Team
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Stayed at Acquario for four nights, which were very pleasant. Location - Excellent; 1 minute walk away from Anse Volbert with a bus stop to boot Room - Well appointed with a large bathroom with two (!) showers (perfect when you get back from the beach / diving) Service - On point and always with a smile. Nora has an answer to all your questions, and can provide an excellent diner as well (300 rupees per person, for instance for fresh grilled fish) All in all a great, affordable option. Extra tip: 1 minute away from Whitetip divers, so if you’re planning on scuba diving, this is a great place to stay.
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Response from Imtiaz U, Owner at Acquario Villa
Responded Oct 27, 2019
Dear Joost, Thank you for taking your valuable time to write such a positive review about your stay at Acquario Villa. We are very pleased to know that you had a wonderful holiday and appreciated our services throughout your stay. We hope to welcome you back again at Acquario Villa on your next visit to Praslin Island. We wish you all the best. Acquario Villa Team
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We spent 3 days with Nora, who was an amazing host! Coming in to praslin we had first planned to go with a tour guide / personal taxi but Nora arranged with a car renting company to come deliver the car to us. The next morning we had our car and explored the island ourselves. So right! The guesthouse is located close to the Cote D'or beack, which is just perfect, and if you ask us that is the best beach of all the beaches on the three island (Mahe, Praslin, La Digue), the sand was like powder! The aparpment was big and way bigger than we had expected. Except for the room itself it was a big shared kitchen an living room but during our visit we had it to ourselves. Fresh bathing towels every day iss also a plus. If we would go back we with visit Nora once again without a doubt.
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A lovely stay at the Aquario! We stayed in a 'standard' room which was actually pretty large and had a big bathroom with a double shower. The shared kitchen was well equipped, every room has it's own fridge so there's plenty of space to store your food. We especially liked the outdoor shower and drying lines, it meant we could sort out all our beach/dive stuff without bringing everything into the room. The location is also excellent, less than a minute's walk to the beach and about 5 minutes to restaurants, supermarkets, boat trips/dive centers, bars, etc. You can get to town along the beach, or via a path through the beach front hotels, avoiding the road (although it's a pretty quiet road anyway). Overall an excellent place to stay, thanks Nora!
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PRICE RANGE
$129 - $185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
aquario hotel praslin island
LOCATION
SeychellesPraslin IslandAnse Volbert
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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Frequently Asked Questions about Acquario Villa
Which popular attractions are close to Acquario Villa?
Nearby attractions include Anse Georgette (4.1 miles), Curieuse Island (2.0 miles), and Petite Anse Kerlan (4.2 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Acquario Villa?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Acquario Villa?
Top room amenities include a kitchenette, air conditioning, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Acquario Villa?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Acquario Villa?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Acquario Villa?
Conveniently located restaurants include Les Rochers, Les Lauriers, and Village Take Away.
Does Acquario Villa have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Acquario Villa offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Acquario Villa?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, French, and Italian.