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Gekko Island

This is 20 mins from Praslin island which is very good for snorkeling. If you step on the rocks you... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
onnik
,
istanbul
Not sure about Best Beach in the World

Anse Volbert isn't a bad beach but I prefer our local beach in Australia. The snorkelling was OK... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2017
amp-qld
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Noosa, Australia
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Resplendent with exotic birds and trees, this crescent-shaped two-mile beach is still pristine.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“long beach” (12 reviews)
“sand flies” (7 reviews)
“nice beach” (14 reviews)
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Praslin Island, Seychelles
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Reviewed 14 October 2017

This is 20 mins from Praslin island which is very good for snorkeling. If you step on the rocks you will see Gekkos which is special species for Seychelles. Do not forget to take your swimming shoes if you want to step on. This rocks...More

Thank onnik
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Anse Volbert isn't a bad beach but I prefer our local beach in Australia. The snorkelling was OK but not spectacular.

Thank amp-qld
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Nice & secured beach to hang out, can be quite populated since lots of hotels & guest houses around. The best place to get a boat operator for island hopping. But do look for licensed ones as requested by our hotel.

Thank Nature L
Reviewed 18 September 2017

There doesn't seem to be a bad beach in the Seychelles, this probably isn't the best, but is still very nice and better than you'll find most places in the world. Anse Volbert is one of the busier beaches, but again that's relative. Compared to...More

Thank DickBurton
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

.....but honestly nothing special. The positive aspect is you'll never find it crowded. No special activities here.

Thank Thunderboccia
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Is probably one of the best beaches I have ever seen!!....unfortunately I went there only for a day but the weather luckily was perfect and we could enjoy all of it! I strongly recommend a trip to Praslin!

Thank Flavia F
Reviewed 24 August 2017

perfect for family with childre, with a lot of restaurants, shops and activities (art gallaeries...)

Thank vieuxnicolas
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Me and my husband had booked our stay in Rosemary Guest House which is right on Anse Volbert. White sand and turquoise waters with smaller islands around was a treat to our eyes. By far the best beach for couples in Seychelles. It's safe for...More

Thank Namrata M
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Beautiful beach - very calm. There are few hotels but on the beach there is practically no one. Beautiful view on small granite island with some palm trees on it - magic. Be careful for stingrays - they come with high tides. They won't heart...More

Thank krik78
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Well , hard to compare beaches, and tough to rate any beach if you would compare it with the likes of anse lazio or georgette! A nice beach in itself...can easily spend time to relax

Thank Samratahuja
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