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21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at this guesthouse for a total of 6 nights and it was great. We had the room with view onto the mountain, but could use part of the terrace with view on the sea. In our room we could hear the road, but we didn't find it very anoying. Martha, the good soul of the house is very... More 

Thank Holzmiche5
1 review
Reviewed 8 October 2015 via mobile

The host of this hotel are so friendly. Although we came early, we are greeted in a friendly manner. There were a great company to chat with. The property itself was outstanding. Right next to the beach. A perfect gateway to a relaxing holiday. The room was clean and spacious. Air conditioning was efficient. Will definitely recommend this place to... More 

Thank travelingzombies
Odorheiu Secuiesc, Romania
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22 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Parking is available, wi-fi is basic.The rooms are ok with generous bathrooms. There are a few shops, a bus stop and of course the busy main road just in front of the house. Victoria airport is 15-20 minutes away.Breakfast is good but they lack a good espresso machine.Staff is friendly and helpful. Be prepared to miss privacy as balcony is... More 

1 Thank kirlaci
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38 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2015

The property it's in a wonderfoul location with a private beach, the rooms are big and well furnished, breakfast is nice and aboundant. The drawbacks are: -Not enough beach furnitures (there is one amaca and one beach chair) -Rooms and property needs some refreshment

Thank riodda
Alexandria, Virginia
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95 reviews
51 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2015

We stayed at this guesthouse on the main road about 10 kms south of Victoria on the main road, and about 6 kms from the airport. We stayed primarily because of its proximity to the airport because taxis are extremely expensive on Mahe. Try $30 to the airport by taxi! 6 km! We were most surprised at the hospitality of... More 

2 Thank travelwise07
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2014 via mobile

Great location next to the ocean,Bus station and a super market Nice and private beach Friendly and cooperative stuff. Just perfect wish to stay more 🐠🐟🐬🐳🐋🐠🐟🐬🐳🐋🐠🐟🐬🐳🐋🐠🐟🐬🐳🐋🐋🐋🐳🐬🌳🌳🌳🌳🌳🌳🌳🌳🌳🌳🌳🌳🌴🌴🌴🌴🌴🌴🌴🌴🌴🌴🌴🌴❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

2 Thank Emadly
Moscow, Russia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 June 2014

Good morning Villa Dorado! I would like to thank you for the beautiful stay at you beautiful place, thank you Zack and Yulia, you are doing great job by managing such a nice place. Breakfast are fresh and full with fruits and eggs. Room with ocean view is so spacious and comfy, bed is just fine not too soft nor... More 

1 Thank Maria L
Pune, India
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25 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2014 via mobile

This is a long overdue review of Dorado. We has stayed for 2 nights on our way out from Seychelles. The villa has a lovely view and is ideally located if you want a quiet space to yourself. However, it will restricting if you don't have your own hired vehicle. Particularly disappointing for us was the room we had which... More 

3 Thank Tanaji S
Sharky_Zack, General Manager at Villa Dorado, responded to this review

Hello there chaps:) Thank you for your stay with us and for your words about us. We are a bit disagree about limitations without car, as we have very nice connection by public transports to almost any point of the island but i always recommend to grab a car and explore island (we can organize it right from the Villa... More 

Reston, Virginia
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2014

What a great place! Zach the manager drew me a map of all the amazing beaches to visit, gave me recommendations on the best place to see a sunset and eat, and arranged for a rental car. Breakfast was simple and served outside. The hammock was so comfortable that I fell asleep in it the first night while Blackie, the... More 

Thank sushidoo
Sharky_Zack, General Manager at Villa Dorado, responded to this review

Hey hey hey:) Thank you for your right words:) about us! It was our pleasure to help you organize all this things and explain where to go and what to do:) Hope you enjoyed Seychelles. We always here to help our guest and gide around the island, proposing only well known places and services. Have nice day, enjoy moments, stay... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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58 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2014

Stayed for two nights before going on to other islands. This is convenient to the airport - about a 10 minute drive along the main road south. A bit hard to find as the sign is overgrown with leaves. Lovely position on the beach but a little noisy from the road. Nice breakfast included and friendly staff. Clean and comfortable.... More 

Thank JetLaggedMaureen
Sharky_Zack, General Manager at Villa Dorado, responded to this review

Hello there! Thank you for your time and words about us. As for the noise, well yes it might be a bit noisy some time especially if you are sensitive sleeper:). But very convenient for all transport connections etc... Have nice week. Kind regards. Zack. More 

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The beachfront guesthouse lies on the tranquil southeast coast of Mahe island (10 minutes from the international airport), the fairyland beaches wich offers excellent snorkelling experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Dorado

Address: Pointe au Sel, Mahe Island, Seychelles
Region: Seychelles > Mahe Island
Price Range: ₹ 9,509 - ₹ 12,703 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Dorado 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“If you go for Sea view, ask for room no 4”
 of 5 bubbles Quinzico, 30 Oct 2013 | Read review
“ask for a sea view double room”
 of 5 bubbles isabellaf485, 27 Jul 2013 | Read review
“two types of Room on the top floor, 1. Sea View 2. Garden & Hill view”
 of 5 bubbles ihsanali, 31 Oct 2012 | Read review
“rooms have either a sea view (sunrise) or mountain (forest) view. top floor rooms have high ceilings. rooms have air conditioning, but I did not use it (I get a sore throat from aircons!)”
 of 5 bubbles ChrisPfeif1980, 29 Oct 2012 | Read review
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