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Overview of Bird Island, Seychelles - Private Island Villas

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Private beach nearby, white sand, beach towels, snorkelling
Private beach nearby, white sand, beach towels, snorkelling
Private beach nearby, white sand, beach towels, snorkelling
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Bird Island, Seychelles - Private Island Villas

3 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.1/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Kitchen
  • Babysitting

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Social distancing
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C

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About this area

Bird Island

Located in Bird Island, Bird Island, Seychelles - Private Island Villas is near a private beach. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as swimming.

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • On-site dining venue – Garden-view restaurant offering Cajun/Creole cuisine. Serves dinner daily. Reservations required.

About this property

Bird Island, Seychelles - Private Island Villas

3-star lodge near the beach
This lodge features a restaurant, a snack bar/deli and multilingual staff. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a corner/local shop and a garden. All 24 rooms feature kitchens with fridges, ovens, hobs and microwaves. Guests will also find free WiFi, dining areas and private gardens. Weekly housekeeping is available.
Bird Island, Seychelles - Private Island Villas offers 24 forms of accommodation with espresso makers and a safe. Accommodation at this 3-star lodge has kitchens with fridges, hobs, microwaves and separate dining areas.

Bathrooms include a shower. This Bird Island lodge provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a ceiling fan. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a weekly basis.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • No on-site parking available

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant

Things to do

  • Ecotours
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Snorkelling

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Corner/local shop
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Separate dining area
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Corner/local shop
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Housekeeping (weekly)
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Business services

  • Coworking spaces

Outdoors

  • Garden

More

  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Ceiling fan

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Shower
  • Towels

Food and drink

  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Dining room
  • Espresso maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Paper towels
  • Fridge
  • Hob

Outdoor space

  • Private porch
  • Garden

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
The host will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
This property is on an island and requires a seaplane transfer. All guests staying at this property must arrange transfers directly with the property from Seychelles International Airport (SEZ) on Mahe to the property immediately after booking. The mandatory transfer fee must be fully prepaid in advance (fees subject to change). Guests must confirm transfers with the property at least 15 days before travel. Transfers are available once per week, on Friday, from Mahe to Bird Island at 2 PM and from Bird Island to Mahe at 2:45 PM (schedule subject to change).

Renovations and closures

The property is closed between 15 June and 15 July.

Access methods

Host will greet you

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Airplane transfer per adult: EUR 350 (roundtrip)
  • Airplane transfer per child: EUR 350 (roundtrip), (from 2 to 18 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

The listed mandatory transfer fee must be pre-paid in full directly to the property.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No on-site parking is available
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Guests must transfer to the property via airplane and must arrange the transfers by contacting the property before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Bird Island Lodge
Bird Island Lodge Seychelles
Bird Island Seychelles
Bird Island Seychelles Lodge
Seychelles Bird Island
Seychelles Bird Island Lodge
Bird Island Lodge Seychelles
Bird Island, Seychelles - Private Island Villas Lodge
Bird Island, Seychelles - Private Island Villas Bird Island

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4.2
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 3 out of 11 reviews
5 - Excellent 27%
Rating 4 - Good. 7 out of 11 reviews
4 - Good 64%
Rating 3 - Okay. 1 out of 11 reviews
3 - Okay 9%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 11 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 11 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%

4.1/5

Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

5.0/5

Amenities

3.7/5

Property conditions & facilities

3/5 Okay

Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Natural Bird Sanctuary
Bird Island is like no other place on earth. It is the sanctuary home of the most Sooty Terns on the planet. Nearly 1MM migrate and nest there. About 5 Giant tortoises inhabit Bird Island, as well as a dozen other species of birds. Bring ear plugs for sleeping. There is no AC and the chalets are open-air, allowing for a realistic CO-habitation with non-threatening critters. There is a nest in every area of each tree, on the island. The by-product of a natural bird sanctuary is phosphorous and can irritate people who are sensitive to smells. The food is marginal, but true to Seychellian culture. The staff is more than pleasant. The service is sincere, warm, friendly and knowledgeable. The amenities in the lodge and rooms are dated. For the price-point, do not expect a resort or comforts. The bed is comfortable and the rooms are large, the showers have warm water. But where can you have giant tortoise greet you daily outside your chalet door or on a walk? Come to be awed by nature, beautiful white sand beaches, clear and warm waters, amazing sunsets, roaming with the tortoise and a wild-habitat that you cannot buy anywhere else. A 3 or 4 night stay seems sufficient. Green and Hawksbill Turtles lay their eggs here. Inquire times if you are planning your trip around this wonder. We have been to Bird two years in a row (and are from the states). The weather is high 80’s, low 90’s in spring. We love the outdoors and good people. Come experience a place like no-other on earth.
Stayed 6 nights in Apr 2019

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Great for the experience
Great when you take it for what it is: an amazing island with beautiful scenery, exceptional beaches, great for swimming, snorkeling ok (big fish, but whitened coral, turtles), the birds, tortoises. Food was good, plentiful, second servings always possible. Extra good papaya, avocado and sherbet/ice cream. Some currys tastier than others. No A/C (ok at night with fan, but very hot during the day) Mattress would benefit to be changed. Functional toilet and shower with hot water.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2019

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Bird Island - WOW !!
If you want to get away from modern electrontics and traffic this is the place. A wonderful, peaceful Island you share with the birds and giant tortoise. Very good food and service included! Not cheep as only 50 guests max can stay on Bird, but a special one. Flight from Mahe is 35 mins. The most beautiful beaches will greet you. A walk around the Island is 5km. A chance to see turtles on the beaches laying eggs. If you want an idyllic, peaceful few days this is the place.

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Dépaysement totale. Magie de l emplacement La nature est omniprésente
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2019