Papaya Guesthouse

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Basic Villa, 3 Bedrooms, Garden View | Terrace/patio
Basic Villa, 3 Bedrooms, Garden View | Living area | Flat-screen TV
Iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds, rollaway beds, free WiFi
Basic Villa, 3 Bedrooms, Garden View | Iron/ironing board, free cribs/infant beds, rollaway beds, free WiFi

Overview of Papaya Guesthouse

Papaya Guesthouse

3-star property
Mountain guesthouse in Mahé Island

8.8/10 Fabulous

5 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Microwave
  • Laundry facilities
Map
La Solitude La Misere, Mahé Island, Grand'Anse
Main amenities
  • Housekeeping (on request)
  • Breakfast available
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Multilingual staff
  • Picnic area
  • Barbecue grills
Feel at home
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Laundry facilities

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About this area

Getting around

  • Seychelles Intl. Airport (SEZ) - 18 min drive
  • Praslin Island (PRI) - 28.1 miles/45.2 km
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Papaya Guesthouse

3-star guesthouse in the mountains
Consider a stay at Papaya Guesthouse and take advantage of a roundtrip airport shuttle, a terrace, and a garden. In addition to laundry facilities, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks include:
  • Free self parking
  • Local cuisine breakfast (surcharge), barbecue grills, and multilingual staff
Room features
All guestrooms at Papaya Guesthouse include amenities such as free WiFi.
Other amenities include:
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) and free cribs/infant beds
  • Bathrooms with showers and soap
  • Flat-screen TVs with digital channels
  • Microwaves, cookware/dishes/utensils, and electric kettles

Languages

English, French

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/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 2 rooms

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • There is no front desk at this property
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; your host will greet you
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Onsite parking limited

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle from 7:00 AM to 10:30 PM*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas
  • No alcohol served onsite

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Local cuisine breakfast (surcharge) each morning 8:00 AM–noon
  • Barbecue grills

Services

  • Laundry facilities
  • Multilingual staff

Facilities

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Languages

  • English
  • French

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Portable fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Free crib/infant bed
  • Rollaway/extra bed (surcharge)
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Soap
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Cookware, dishes, and utensils

More

  • Housekeeping (on request)

Fees & policies

Mandatory fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:
  • Cleaning fee: SCR 100.0 per room, per stay

Optional extras

  • Local cuisine breakfast is offered for an extra charge of SCR 150 for adults and SCR 100 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of SCR 500 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Housekeeping is available for an additional fee

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Children & extra beds

  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional charge

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts cash.

Also known as

Papaya Guesthouse Guesthouse
Papaya Guesthouse Mahé Island
Papaya Guesthouse Guesthouse Mahé Island

Frequently asked questions

Does Papaya Guesthouse offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Papaya Guesthouse does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Papaya Guesthouse?
As of 3 October 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Papaya Guesthouse on 11 October 2022 start from S$76, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Papaya Guesthouse?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Papaya Guesthouse?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Papaya Guesthouse?
Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Papaya Guesthouse?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available from 7:00 AM to 10:30 PM on request. The charge is SCR 500 per vehicle one-way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Papaya Guesthouse?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM. Check-out time is noon. Contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Papaya Guesthouse and nearby?
Papaya Guesthouse has a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Papaya Guesthouse?
Yes. Nearby restaurants include Veranda Cafe (3.5 mi), Bravo (3.7 mi), and The Maharajas (3.7 mi).
What's the area around Papaya Guesthouse like?
Papaya Guesthouse is located a short 11-minute walk from Morne Seychellois National Park.

Overall score and ratings

8.8

Fabulous

8.0/10

Cleanliness

8.0/10

Staff & service

8.0/10

Property conditions & facilities

10/10 Exceptional

1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

2/10 Poor

DISGUSTING!!!
The hotel has asked us to send us a taxi to pick up with lower price but it didn't come. We called and waited for 20 min for it, when it came the driver did not help at all for the luggage and parked outside the port so we had to carry all heavy luggages a long way. The car was one of the dirtiest cars I have seen in my life!!! Even the ceiling of the car was very dirty, I said to him, he did not even reply! The house is on a hill, a long way from everywhere. When we arrived, there was the host, she even not said Hello or Welcome! She only said your room is upstairs! No one helped to carry our luggage again. The room was horrible and disgusting!! Very dirty!! I asked the bath room to clean again, one man came complaining why we asked it for and said it is clean! He then started to scrub the lavatory with only sponge, without detergant! The bathroom was like from 1900's, sooooo old. The sheets had a lot of dirt and hair on them, the house has a common kitchen and believe me no one does not want to cook there! The house is a mess!! We did not feel safe at all in the place at all and left immeadiately even we had paid cash unfortunately! Do not pay before seeing the place! Then we called a taxi and nobody knows here, we waited a long time for it. The taxi driver suggested a clean place to us, it was just on the lovely beach, it was very nice and neat and cheaper! So the host should not claim that it is cheap and you can not ask for more confort!
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1-night trip
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4/10 Fair

Miguel Ángel, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

YEHUDIT, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

muy bien
wilfredo, 1-night business trip
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