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Anse Intendance

Chemin Grande Police Road, Mahe Island, Seychelles
+91 44 6531 5613
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One of the most beautiful and incredible beaches in Mahe island. Milky waves and nicely shaped... read more

Reviewed today
Malika R
via mobile
Really nice but with strong currents

Here are the characteristics of the beach: - quite broad, close to a resort - easy to find shade... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anita S
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Warsaw, Poland
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  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“the banyan tree” (26 reviews)
“strong currents” (22 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (58 reviews)
LOCATION
Chemin Grande Police Road, Mahe Island, Seychelles
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+91 44 6531 5613
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"the banyan tree"
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"strong currents"
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"beautiful beach"
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"big waves"
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"white sand"
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"rental car"
in 5 reviews
"great waves"
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"body surf"
in 3 reviews
"granite boulders"
in 4 reviews
"public transport"
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"best beach on the island"
in 4 reviews
"long sandy beach"
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"the main road"
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"long stretch"
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"fine sand"
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"take pictures"
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Reviewed today via mobile

One of the most beautiful and incredible beaches in Mahe island. Milky waves and nicely shaped rocks are very photogenic. And you can collect different colourful shells too...!If your are in Seychelles do not forget to pay a visit to this amazing place... !

Thank Malika R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Here are the characteristics of the beach: - quite broad, close to a resort - easy to find shade if you want to rest - not crowded on the day we went there - nice sand with no stones on the bottom - no seaweeds!...More

Thank Anita S
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Nice beach. Sea at times can be rough specially during the southern Monsoon. Otherwise it's a nice place to be. Quite far from the shop so better takes your drinks and snacks with you.

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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

It is a little off the main road, but so well worth it. The water is as warm as bath water, and the color of the sea is amazing. Pristine, with not one spec of litter . The Banyan Tree hotel stretches along the beach,...More

Thank lynnmurg
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Reviewed 9 March 2018

This big beach with fine white sand and crystal clear water has two temperaments: rough and dangerous and calm and crystal. It is nonetheless a consistently peaceful beach. You can often spot turtles walking up/down the beach to lay their eggs.

Thank Rabia S
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Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

Just loved this stunning beach! There are waves but I had no trouble swimming that particular day. Lots of fruit bats to entertain us on one of the trees... dont miss this beach!

Thank jerelynusa
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

One of the best and most beautiful beaches in Mahe island. Very quiet and clean. Clear water, beautiful sand.

Thank Ivanchicza
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Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Anse Intendance is a beautiful beach located in the south west of Mahé. In my opinion it’s one of the most picturesque beaches on the island but had strong currents and a lot of rocks which makes it unsafe for swimming. Despite the safety issue...More

1  Thank F1dude
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

Yet another impressive Seychelles beach. Exposed to the ocean, hence best enjoyed during the calm season.

Thank Tlangisa
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful beach and my favourite on Mahé. The waves are quite big, which gives your swim there a lot more excitement. Careful the current can be very strong, so don't venture too far away from the shore line. Children should stay in the shallow.

Thank Mark L
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Aniket_Shetty
26 August 2017|
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Response from Eva M | Reviewed this property |
You can access it easily without any problem. Just bear in mind, that there are no beach facilities around (e.g. showers, toilets, food stalls), so you will have to take everything you need with you.
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Jasmina_Saric
14 August 2017|
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Response from Eva M | Reviewed this property |
There are no facilities of any kind anywhere near this beach, except for one hotel. You will have to search elsewhere. It is still worth visiting though, because it's beautiful.
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amran k
6 August 2017|
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Response from Francesco R |
Hi Amran, We loved Praslin but we stayed there 5 days, exploring all the corners of it. You can use the local bus to go around but you can hire a car as well. I used steppe car hire, really good car and service, they... More
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