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Luxury Apartment on the Water's Edge

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Last updated: 11/12/2014
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  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Victoria apartment description

L'escape is a brand-new 1-bedroom luxury apartment right on the water's edge on beautiful Eden Island, just off the main Seychelles island of Mahe. It is designer decorated, with the very best linen and Miele appliances throughout. A double convertible sofa bed in the living area is perfect for extra guests or children. The large patio offers one of the best views in the Seychelles - the azure of the Indian Ocean, with the granite mountains of Mahe beyond. The bedroom window offers views of the basin where sailing boats are docked.

Guests of L'escape will enjoy the free use of the owners' EPV (Golf cart) for the duration of their stay, as no motor vehicles are allowed in the residential part of Eden Island.

They will also enjoy free use of the gym at the Club House.

There are 2 beautiful beaches within walking distance, as well as 2 pools and a kiddies' pool for residents. A deli around the corner stocks everything from freshly-baked bread and croissants to frozen food, meat, etc.

Keywords: Oceanfront Island Apartment with Magnificent Views

Property Type

      • Apartment

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Satellite / Cable

          Local Services & Businesses

              • Fitness Center

              Leisure Activities

              • Boating
              • Shelling
              • Sight Seeing

              Location Type

              • Mountain View
              • Ocean View
              • Oceanfront

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Fishing
              • Jet Skiing
              • Kayaking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Rafting
              • Sailing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Swimming
              • Water Skiing
              • Wind-Surfing


              • Air Conditioning
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Covered Parking
              • Garage
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking Off Street
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Washing Machine


              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator


              • Balcony
              • Deck / Patio
              • Outdoor Grill

              Payment Type

              • Mastercard
              • Visa


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              $295/night .. $1960/week
              The rate includes a weekly cleaning service with linen change and the use of our
              EPV (golf cart) for the duration of your stay. REDUCED RATES FOR LONG-TERM RENTALS

              Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.

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              Last updated: 11/12/2014
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              Use of owners golf cart for driving around on the island.


              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2008

              About the owner: We live and work in South Africa and bought the apartment in the Seychelles 2 years ago. My husband is a keen fly fisherman, and fly-fishing in the Seychelles is simply unsurpassed anywhere in the world. The un-spoilt beauty of the Seychelles beaches and up market and well-run resort that is Eden Island clinched the deal for us. For our 9 year old daughter Mia, it's paradise. She usually makes friends on day 1 and we rarely see her once she wakes up in the mornings. She rides her bike or walks to whatever beach takes her fancy, or meets her friends at one of the swimming pools. She loves swimming and snorkeling and we often canoe to the outlying islands. L'escape is truly what its name suggests: Our ultimate escape!

              Why the Owner Chose Victoria:
              We loved this apartment as it's right on the water, situated in Parcel 28 of the Eden Island resort. It is on the 1st floor and offers beautiful views of the Indian ocean and Mahe's granite mountains beyond.

              The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
              Waking up in paradise every day, in air-conditioned luxury and with one of the best views in the world is our idea of perfection! The questions of the day are usually: Shall we pop in at the deli for some breakfast, or enjoy eggs and bacon on the patio? Shall we go to one of Eden Island's beaches or do we feel more energetic? If so, there are so many choices - off to gym (it's free for us and our guests), or perhaps snorkeling, canoeing, taking a catamaran to another island. Maybe hop in the car and drive to one of the more than 70 other beaches on Mahe? Or perhaps cycle to Victoria (just 3km away) to do some shopping at the market. Maybe buy some fresh fish on the way back.

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              Speaks: english, dutch



              • The Shower and Basin Area - En Suite to the Bedroom

                The Shower and Basin Area - En Suite to the Bedroom

              • The Main Bedroom at L'Escape

                The Main Bedroom at L'Escape

              VRBO #292758

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              This listing was first published here in 2010.

              Date last modified - Wednesday, November 12, 2014


              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 4

              View calendar: Updated 11/12/14
              Member since: 2009
              Speaks: english, dutch
              • Response time: Within 12 hours
              • Response rate: 90%
              • Calendar last updated: 11/12/2014
              Email owner

              +27 82 771 0284 (South Africa)

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