Beach "Tusculum Beach"

Mahé
Tusculum Beach, Mahé
Swimming
Snorkeling
WC
Shade
Family-friendly
Bus stop
Video
Photo-friendly

Highlights:

The beautiful mixture of sand, granite formations, and calm, clear water make Tusculum Beach a small piece of paradise, away from the more crowded sections of the island.

Facts:

  • 70m x 15m - often empty
  • Shallow water - seaweed November to March
  • Normal tide - small waves
  • Small, beautiful beach in the north of Mahé
  • Good for sunbathing

Map:

At a Glance:

  • Small, oft-deserted beach in the north-west of Mahé, near to some small hotels and guesthouses.
  • Safe for families due to the shallow, calm water. Also great for couples who want to relax under the palm trees or sunbathe on the beautiful sand.
  • Bus stops are nearby, and the beach is within walking distance of multiple accommodations.
  • Palm trees provide protection from the sun.

Description:

Tusculum Beach is an extremely small, beautiful beach in the north-west of Mahé. Many aspects of the beach are typical to the Seychelles, including shallow, calm water, granite formations, and imposing palm trees that hang over the beach. There is generally seaweed present from November to March, but this rarely spoils the beautiful atmosphere of this small bay. Getting to the beach can be simple, especially for guests staying in one of the nearby accommodations. Besides that, there are bus stops nearby, and the beach is also close to the coastal road, so arrival by car is possible. That having been said, there is no parking next to the beach, so visitors will have to park their car by the main road. The beach itself offers shallow, calm water, ideal for swimming or snorkelling. There is also space to sunbathe, and plenty of shade to relax under on hot days. In terms of facilities, there are some shops nearby, while the closest restaurants can be found at Beau Vallon (about 1.5km south of Tusculum Beach), or the Bliss Hotel (about 1km north of the beach). Far from the most popular beach on Mahé, Tusculum Beach is nevertheless attractive for a number of reasons, not least its beautiful appearance and quiet, secluded atmosphere. When you factor in its close proximity to some small hotels and guesthouses, it’s easy to understand why some people decide to make the trip to this small bay.

Nearby restaurants

Nearby accommodation:

Bella Vista

Villa · Mahé · Glacis
5.0 of 5 1 Reviews
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Distance: 2.17 km
Rooms: 1
Pers.: 2 - 4
Beach: 550 m
Villa
For 2 people / night
€ 188
Service: B

Bliss Hotel

Hotel · Transit certified · Mahé · Glacis
4.0 of 5 694 Reviews
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Distance: 0.89 km
Rooms: 29
Pers.: 2 - 6
Beach: 25 m
Hillside - Garden View
For 2 people / night
€ 184 - € 220
Service: B&B

The Beach House

Guesthouse · Mahé · Beau Vallon
4.4 of 5 294 Reviews
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Distance: 2.69 km
Rooms: 7
Pers.: 1 - 2
Beach: 20 m
Budget room
For 2 people / night
€ 90
Service: B&B

Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa

Resort · Transit certified · Mahé · Glacis
4.5 of 5 1750 Reviews
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Distance: 1.22 km
Rooms: 62
Pers.: 1 - 4
Beach: 2000 m
King Sunset Villa
For 2 people / night
€ 377 - € 625
Service: B&B

Petit Amour Villa

Villa · Transit certified · Mahé · Glacis
5.0 of 5 156 Reviews
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Distance: 0.96 km
Rooms: 1
Pers.: 4 - 10
Beach: 1700 m
Villa
For 4 people / night
€ 1,000
Service: B&B

Hillcrest Villas

Villa · Mahé · Glacis
4.2 of 5 12 Reviews
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Distance: 1.19 km
Rooms: 1
Pers.: 4 - 8
Beach: 1500 m
Villa
For 4 people / night
€ 460
Service: B

Bel Horizon Residence

Guesthouse · Transit certified · Mahé · Beau Vallon
5.0 of 5 37 Reviews
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Distance: 1.38 km
Rooms: 3
Pers.: 2 - 6
Beach: 10 m
Apartment Allamanda
For 2 people / night
€ 150 - € 190
Service: B

Lemongrass Lodge

Guesthouse · Mahé · Beau Vallon
4.4 of 5 150 Reviews
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Distance: 2.28 km
Rooms: 5
Pers.: 2
Beach: 700 m
Apartment Carambole
For 2 people / night
€ 67 - € 80
Service: B

Chepsted Chalets

Apartement · Mahé · Beau Vallon
4.5 of 5 4 Reviews
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Distance: 1.03 km
Rooms: 6
Pers.: 2 - 4
Beach: 900 m
Apartment
For 2 people / night
€ 120
Service: B

The Diver's Lodge

Guesthouse · Mahé · Beau Vallon
3.5 of 5 51 Reviews
Distance: 2.37 km
Rooms: 4
Pers.: 2
Beach: 80 m
Standard Room (Ground Floor)
For 2 people / night
€ 90 - € 104
Service: B&B
Carefree Cancellation Policy
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For this accommodation, for all bookings made from 12.12.2020 on, our special “carefree booking” cancellation policy based on the travel conditions in section 6.3.c) applies. The remaining regulations remain unaffected.

up to 15 days before departure:
no fees
3-14 days before departure:
cancellation fee of 75%
0-2 days before departure (or in case of no-show):
cancellation fee of 90%

In addition, SeyVillas alternatively grants you the right to change your booking free of charge up to 4 days prior to departure to another date of the same value (= same season, surcharges for higher seasonal rates may apply).

The aforementioned cancellation fees will not be charged by SeyVillas in any case even if the Federal Foreign Office has issued a travel warning or an absolute travel ban for German citizens.

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