7 Best Luxury Resorts in the Seychelles
Constance Lemuria, Praslin Island
Nestled near the north most shore of the exotic Praslin island within the Seychelles chain lies a pristine member of the Leading Hotels of the World, and for good reason. From near perfectly white sands to gleaming azure waters wonderfully complementing the lush, African vegetation that the Seychelles is known for, Constance Lemuria is a go to choice for island excellence. With elegant suites that come with ocean views and architecture crafted from natural materials such as wood, marble, limestone, and pink granite, every single amenity and feature seems to be shaped by nature itself, the perfect gateway to relaxation and immersion.
Yet another breathtaking resort located at the heart of the Seychelles, Raffles Praslin is a villa paradise. With over 86 exquisite villas that boast a wide array of amenities like outdoor pavilions and iconic views of the opal hued ocean and vibrant green hills, as well as local architecture, this Praslin resort is as luxurious as it gets. Don’t forget to enjoy the magnificent hotel pool, one of the largest in the entire Indian Ocean territory where you can snail, kayak, snorkel, swim, and sunbathe to your heart’s content.
Four Seasons Resort Seychelles
Set in the center of a lush jungle setting, the Four Seasons Resort Seychelles is a Garden of Eden on Earth. The resort’s villas, all with plunge pools and pristine sands galore, will no doubt invoke a sense of wonder in an endless paradise. The beaches are scented by cinnamon trees and local plant life, just across from the nearest infinity pool with poolside dining and a phenomenal spa overlooking Petite Anse; relaxation and rest are the top priority at this Four Seasons Resort.
Anantara Maia Seychelles Villas
Embrace restorative luxury in private villas edging porcelain sands framed by thirty acres of forest. Exotic tropical delights of Seychelles resorts are in abundance here where the resort blends seamlessly with the landscape. Unwind in Bill Bensley designed villas that combine rustic elements of hammered copper with elegant soft furnishings. Soak up some rays by your endless infinity pool or stroll onto the secluded beach. Experience our ‘Beyond All Inclusive’ package to dine wherever, whenever and personalise your meals with our chef. Wander through the flowered gardens for tranquil moments or let the gentle breeze accompany a signature therapy at Anantara Spa. Immerse yourself in exquisite luxury at Anantara Maia Seychelles Villas.
Fregate Island Private
Fregate Island Private is a secluded tropical paradise just 4 degrees south of the equator and set right next to the Seychelles lush Mahe coast. Here you’ll no doubt discover a pearl of light in a vibrant jungle. Feel free to visit and explore the island’s sea life such as the stunning Aldabra tortoises, sea turtles, and a plethora of exotic birds all cared for by the animal conversation program run on the island. Don’t fancy the animals? Enjoy the 16, balau wood crafted villas with private pools and personal butlers, no to mention the 7 stunning and pristine beaches.
Six Sense Zil Pasyon
The new Six Senses Zil Pasyon opened just recently and is located on the beautiful, breathtaking, and completely unspoiled island of Felicite. With little other resorts and tourists nearby, a sense of blissful seclusion and wonder will overcome you as you enjoy the picture perfect beaches, granite boulders, and natural works of nature on this island resort. Occupying just a third of this island’s territory, the rest is left to the simple beauty of nature and the wildlife that roam the tropics of the Seychelles. The resort, of course, is a wonderland of its own with integrated natural architecture, pool villas, 200 sq meter villas and 17 private residences, all home to dining bars, venues, and sport facilities.
North Island is one of the world’s most exclusive, opulent, detailed, breathtaking, and all around amazing resorts that has ever operated in the Indian Ocean territory and perhaps even the entire East Pacific area. With over 11 luxurious, hand crafted villas overlooking some of the most pristine white sands and turquoise waters on the planet, as well as the iconic Indian Ocean breeze complimenting the natural plant life that thrives there, North Island is simply an icon. As if natural beauty was simply not enough, plunge pools and outdoor showers add an icing on top to your private sanctuary, as well as an exclusive lounge and dining area, natural health spas and gyms, a library, infinity pool, and a 160-year old tortious by the name of Brutus, this resort was the decor for honeymoon of Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge in 2011.