The Seychelles

About The Seychelles
The Seychelles is a group of 115 islands that will lift your spirits and delight your senses. From the stunning natural palette of iridescent blues and greens and the sounds of the Indian Ocean, to the fragrant smells and divine tastes generated by the spices that grow in abundance, Seychellois life really is paradise. If you are looking for a highly luxurious holiday in a natural wonder rich in bio-diversity, with ample opportunity to enjoy the ocean, the Seychelles should be your first port of call. With the ability to participate in watersports and big game fishing in some of the cleanest waters on the planet, you'll never want to return to shore. If being pampered is your priority, you will not be disappointed as private spa experiences, small group meditation classes and personal waiters are just a few of the many features available at our selected resorts
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Banyan Tree

The private and exclusive style of this tranquil, all-villa hotel makes it a perfect Seychelles sanctuary and spa. The opening in 2002 of this exclusive new Banyan Tree Hotels and Resorts property brought an impressive new concept of international hotel luxury and resort lifestyle to the main island of Mahe. The Banyan Tree, Seychelles lies on the southwestern coastline of Mahe amongst the unspoilt beaches of Intendance Bay.

Constance Lémuria

Lémuria which is a "Leading Hotel of the World" boasts some of the most spectacular beaches in the world. Resembling its sister hotel, Le Prince Maurice in Mauritius, in its styling and furnishings. However, the arrival entrance, the incredible three-tiered swimming pool and the colour of the turquoise sea bowls you over as you take your first steps into the hotel and you realise very quickly that this is the Seychelles at its very best. The hotel is only a five minute transfer from the small airport on Praslin Island.

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Constance Lémuria

Lémuria which is a "Leading Hotel of the World" boasts some of the most spectacular beaches in the world. Resembling its sister hotel, Le Prince Maurice in Mauritius, in its styling and furnishings. However, the arrival entrance, the incredible three-tiered swimming pool and the colour of the turquoise sea bowls you over as you take your first steps into the hotel and you realise very quickly that this is the Seychelles at its very best. The hotel is only a five minute transfer from the small airport on Praslin Island.

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Denis Island

Its exotic atmosphere and scenery blends with an unspoilt paradise for escapists, divers, nature-lovers and romantics.
Hotel Overview
Thirty minutes flight from Mahe, Denis is a pearl in the Indian Ocean. You step off your small, light aircraft, are met by the management and immediately whisked to your own private villa.

Dense with palms, takamaka and casuarina trees, the island is ringed by soft sandy beaches and the bluest and clearest seas offering excellent watersports and unrivalled swimming..

Frégate Island Private Resort

Frégate Island was once a drop off point for pirates who had run out of hideaways in the Indian Ocean. Now it offers the perfect romantic hideaway for those wanting the optimum in comfort and luxury. Frégate is a private island only 20 minutes by plane from Mahé. It is just a mile long and less than a mile wide.

Egyptian cotton sheets, antiques, Asian artwork and a sun deck linked by steps to a private jacuzzi and gazebo-style lounge area combine to create a romantic retreat, sympathetically coexisting with the island's fragile ecosystem. Frégate is the home to the rare Magpie Robin, the Seychelles bush warbler and the Dutch Dove.

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Frégate Island Private Resort

Frégate Island was once a drop off point for pirates who had run out of hideaways in the Indian Ocean. Now it offers the perfect romantic hideaway for those wanting the optimum in comfort and luxury. Frégate is a private island only 20 minutes by plane from Mahé. It is just a mile long and less than a mile wide.

Egyptian cotton sheets, antiques, Asian artwork and a sun deck linked by steps to a private jacuzzi and gazebo-style lounge area combine to create a romantic retreat, sympathetically coexisting with the island's fragile ecosystem. Frégate is the home to the rare Magpie Robin, the Seychelles bush warbler and the Dutch Dove.

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Maia Luxury Resort & Spa

A palm filled private paradise of lush tropical gardens and absolute discretion
On the island of Mahé in the Seychelles is Anse Louis - a magnifi cent secluded beach. Beyond the swaying palms, aquamarine water, opalescent sands and lush tropical haven, there lies magic… the magic of Maia.

Constance Ephelia

Situated on two of the most beautiful beaches on the island of Mahé, overlooking the marine national park of Port Launay, Constance Ephélia enjoys a unique location set within 120 hectares of land with luxuriant and rare vegetation. Choose an accommodation that suits your needs, whether it’s one of the magnificent Junior Suite or the unique Presidential Villa. Feast on delicious dishes and cocktails while marvelling at the deep blue of the Indian Ocean with a private dinner on the beach or in one of restaurants.

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Constance Ephelia

Situated on two of the most beautiful beaches on the island of Mahé, overlooking the marine national park of Port Launay, Constance Ephélia enjoys a unique location set within 120 hectares of land with luxuriant and rare vegetation. Choose an accommodation that suits your needs, whether it’s one of the magnificent Junior Suite or the unique Presidential Villa. Feast on delicious dishes and cocktails while marvelling at the deep blue of the Indian Ocean with a private dinner on the beach or in one of restaurants.

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Raffles Praslin

The ideal place to rediscover the luxury of spontaneity, Raffles Praslin, Seychelles is infused with Seychellois spirit and traditional Raffles service.
Cradled at the heart of the original Garden of Eden, the island of Praslin, are eighty-six architecturally exquisite villas ringed by the sublime beauty of white powdered sands, opal-hued oceans and lush green hills.
Only fifteen minutes by plane or helicopter from Mahé island(or a scenic fifty-five minutes by ferry), and a million miles from ordinary, Raffles is loved by those with an adventurous spirit and a taste for the very best.

North Island

The true essence of North Island is a rare encounter that is in harmony with the environment – one that touches and inspires the lives of all who walk her beaches, dive her waters and contemplate her beauty
Some 30km from the main island of Mahé, Ile du Nord, or North Island, enjoys private isolation within the Inner Island group of the Seychelles. Luminous white beaches cosset a tropical interior of coconut palms and takamaka trees cradled between three granite outcrops, 110m to 180m in height, whose polished grey ramparts rise from the white sands and filigree reefs of the azure ocean.

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North Island

The true essence of North Island is a rare encounter that is in harmony with the environment – one that touches and inspires the lives of all who walk her beaches, dive her waters and contemplate her beauty
Some 30km from the main island of Mahé, Ile du Nord, or North Island, enjoys private isolation within the Inner Island group of the Seychelles. Luminous white beaches cosset a tropical interior of coconut palms and takamaka trees cradled between three granite outcrops, 110m to 180m in height, whose polished grey ramparts rise from the white sands and filigree reefs of the azure ocean.

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Susie Freeman Travel

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