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The Drake Seaside Apartment

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
6 nights minimum
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The Drake Seaside Apartment is a self catering two bedroom holiday accommodation, in Seychelles, located in Belombre, on the main island of Mahe. It is well situated close to the seaside, and the main road. It was completed in May 2013 and has modern facilities. It is located on the 1st floor of the owner's house with its own access. The property is fenced, complete with electric gate to facilitate movement in and out. It has an open plan kitchen/sitting room and a large balcony facing the sea. The Drake is a family run business and we are close by to help our guests. Guests will enjoy a peaceful environment coupled with the soft sound of the waves. The apartment is good value for family and group travel (4 adults max). There are 2 bedrooms available, both with air-condition and double b...The Drake Seaside Apartment is a self catering two bedroom holiday accommodation, in Seychelles, located in Belombre, on the main island of Mahe. It is well situated close to the seaside, and the main road. It was completed in May 2013 and has modern facilities. It is located on the 1st floor of the owner's house with its own access. The property is fenced, complete with electric gate to facilitate movement in and out. It has an open plan kitchen/sitting room and a large balcony facing the sea. The Drake is a family run business and we are close by to help our guests. Guests will enjoy a peaceful environment coupled with the soft sound of the waves. The apartment is good value for family and group travel (4 adults max). There are 2 bedrooms available, both with air-condition and double beds, sharing a bathroom, kitchen facilities and living space. 2nd room is rented out to the same party (families or groups). Guests have the option of renting out 1 bedroom only. We provide a starter pack for breakfast on the 1st day of stay. Otherwise the apartment has a fully equipped kitchen. Being close to the main road our guests can have easy access to local bus services. We also have a staircase leading from our garden down to the beach - great for kids and snorkeling enthusiast. Closest shop is a minute away. The Drake is located on the main island of Mahe, in Belombre district, situated in the north. Nearby you will find shops, high-class hotel with restaurant facilities, St.Roch Roman Catholic Church and within walking distance the Tequilla Boom discotheque. It is a peaceful location and also not far from the famous Beau Vallon beach, known for watersports, restaurants, ATM's, supermarkets. Since we are close to the main road guests have easy access to the local bus service. Nonetheless, there is free parking space if a car hire is preferred. We also have a family kayak that we let the guests use. We have a No-smoking policy inside the apartment, however guests are allowed to use the balcony for doing so.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Danielle P
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2013
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

A heartfelt welcome from the whole family Panagary and you may fell you´re on holiday. As we rushed in, we loved the high-levelled and well-cleaned apartement. Above all the view from the terrace. A place to live for! You have your own beach (rocky, but...More

Date of stay: October 2016
1  Thank 100Voyager14
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We had a lovely time staying at Drakes. The views are great and the apartment very spacious. Good position in Bel Ombre and near to the Beau Vallon which has a lovely beach.

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank 239Sue20
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Firstly thank you for all the excellent posts we read on trip advisor, it made our decision to chose THE DRAKE so easy, and WOW we chose right, from the amazingly warm, kind, helpful family, Danielle and Spencer, who made us so welcome in their...More

Date of stay: June 2016
Thank BeeSibbald
Reviewed 21 December 2015

My friend and I stayed here Dec 2015, we shared a room/bed and it was more than enough! The location was perfect for us, all our friends were staying in Coral Strand which was just up the beach a few minutes walk.. The shop was...More

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank EllieEddieChaps
Reviewed 3 November 2015

Perfect location, well equipped and clean, very nice view, directly at the sea... we stayed there 1 week and enjoyed the hospitality of Danielle and Spencer. Would chose this location again when returning to Mahe.

Date of stay: October 2015
Thank joerg56
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

The place was amazing. Very good location and great hosts. Clean apartment with good finishings. Wifi was available with prepaid vouchers but we were going to Le Meridien next door to have a drink and use their free wifi. The view from the apartment is...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank Ljuem
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 15 April 2015

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Date of stay: April 2015
Reviewed 28 December 2014 via mobile

Everything about Drake was faultless. Location can't be beaten; & Danielle & family were brilliant. The additional extras like the starter pack of essentials & loads of useful local tips really made an impact. Will definitely stay again if we return to Mahe.

Date of stay: July 2014
1  Thank Heather D
Reviewed 25 November 2014

We had a great time in Mahe, and the villa was exactly as advertised, lovely place in an ideal location, with fantastic sea view, the owners were both friendly and very helpful in every way possible to make our stay a very pleasant one. I...More

Date of stay: November 2014
2  Thank Larche03
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Reviewed 23 September 2014

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Date of stay: September 2014
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Parking
Shared Garden
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
The Drake is located on the main island of Mahe, in Belombre district, situated in the north. Nearby you will find shops, high-class hotel with restaurant facilities, St.Roch Roman Catholic Church and within walking distance the Tequilla Boom discotheque. It is a peaceful location and also not far from the famous Beau Vallon beach, known for watersports, restaurants, ATMs, supermarkets. Since we are close to the main road guests have easy access to the local bus service. Nonetheless, there is free parking space if a car hire is preferred.
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