We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

L'Habitation Hotel

Show Prices
Certificate of Excellence
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
L\\
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

161 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 68: English reviews
Bahrain
Reviewed September 16, 2016

A very friendly, family run hotel. All the staff were extremely helpful and knowledgeable. Everyone we met smiled and said hello, even if off duty. We were there during the momentous elections and benefited from the excitement and massive joy of a parliament overturned after 39 years - the staff couldn't contain their elation and we wouldn't have wanted it...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank SparklySparkly
Saar, Bahrain
Reviewed September 16, 2016

Enjoyed a really nice week, just at the time the national elections were ongoing, which made for an interesting time as well as numerous conversations, following a change in party after 39 years of the same one..... Activities: Caution, little is free, except the kayaks and I do recommend using them ! Take a tour with Benedict; it's a grand...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Martin C
Alesund, Norway
Reviewed August 10, 2016

Very small place. Cosy, nice and quiet if that is what you are looking for (we were). Rooms are nice, but worn and don`t expect repairs to be done during your stay. Breakfast very simple, but you can have any kind of fresh made eggs every day although food was not always warm when served. Lunch and dinner were simple...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Bjarte_Tove
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

The most amazing place. The scenic views were amazing. The island of Cerf is beautiful. For a relaxing do nothing holiday this is ideal. Saying that if you what to explore there are trips available to the main island of Maha and surrounding islands. The food served by the hotel was also amazing with not a bad meal in two...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank 09SteveM1962
Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Located on a small island ten minutes from Mahe (main island in Seychelles), this is a great getaway in paradise. Very friendly staff (felt like a lot more staff than guests during our stay) and spacious rooms with jaw dropping views. Restaurant is great with super fresh catch of the day as my favorite. The only improvements I can see...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Carl N
Brasov, Romania
Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Where should I beginn. This hotel on this small quiet island has exceeded our expectations. We usually choose our hotels based on favorable location near coral reef, therefore we were planning to stay 8 days at the hotel, enjoy the reef in front of the hotel and visit one day Mahe, Victoria. But then after we arrived at L'Habitation there...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Adina84
Altrincham, United Kingdom
Reviewed July 8, 2016

We returned to L'Habitation for the second time in late June returning yesterday and were not disappointed. Once again we had the private Villa Hibiscus which is now like a second home with great views. The management and staff were extremely welcoming and we were royally looked after - many thanks to Delta, Dennis, Dominic, Vero and all the staff...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Tony C
Mahe Island, Seychelles
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

L'habitation is the perfect getaway. It is secluded; tucked away on one of Seychelles smaller islands. It offers a quiet, peaceful, relaxing atmosphere where you can rejuvenate and enjoy nature. I simply love this place; Whether to take time off work to relax or for a romantic holiday...It's is just perfect.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank shannaestico
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 8, 2016

We visited L'Habitation for a week in April after being on Praslin for 6 days, and it was just brilliant. So beautiful, so laid-back, great snorkelling, great staff. We couldn't have chosen anywhere better. We had the Hibiscus room which was really nice, just a few steps from the pool, in fact it's just a few steps from anywhere as...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank UK2_PandJ
Yorkshire
Reviewed April 18, 2016

Always have some time here when we go to the Seychelles. Family run. Beautiful atmosphere and so easy to unwind. Comfortable bedrooms and a very nice open restaurant looking over toward Mahe. Nothing is too much trouble and they go out of their way to help with anything. Will always go there. Nothing more wonderful than sitting with a glass...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank julia f
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

187 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (156)
Viewed
Room/Suite (19)
Viewed
View from Room (15)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (36)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (10)
Viewed
Bathroom (7)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
Other (64)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (31)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (12)
Viewed
View from Room (3)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Room/Suite (3)
Viewed
Other (7)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Cerf Island
0.0 mi away
Berjaya Beau Vallon Bay Resort & Casino - Seychelles
0.0 mi away
Coral Strand Smart Choice Hotel Seychelles
0.0 mi away
AVANI Seychelles Barbarons Resort & Spa
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.0 mi away
Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa
0.0 mi away
La Digue Island Lodge
La Digue Island Lodge
#3 of 8 in La Digue Island
731 reviews
0.0 mi away
Cerf Island Resort
Cerf Island Resort
#2 of 2 in Cerf Island
276 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A small 14 bed room family run hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about L'Habitation Hotel

Address: Mahe, Cerf Island 910, Seychelles
Location: Seychelles > Cerf Island
Price Range: $208 - $293 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — L'Habitation Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Hotels.com, Priceline, Agoda, HotelTravel.com, Travelocity and Booking.com so you can book your L'Habitation Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travelers have asked, with answers from L'Habitation Hotel staff and other travelers.
6 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from L'Habitation Hotel staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Choose Villa Frangipane!”
 of 5 bubbles SparklySparkly, Sep 16, 2016 | Read review
“For couples, the standalone villas (Hibiscus and Frangipane) I think are the best choice”
  • The view out of the door...
  • Frangipane Villa
  • Bed
  • Bathroom
 of 5 bubbles MartinC666, Sep 16, 2016 | Read review
“The best way to stay is in a villa which is extremely good value”
 of 5 bubbles J1590YTtonyc, Jul 8, 2016 | Read review
“getbone with a good view. Most have this”
 of 5 bubbles Yorkshiretrotter1, Apr 18, 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are basic but of good cleanliness.”
 of 5 bubbles 551miker, Nov 15, 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay