Friday, 16 November 2018

Hotel Updates: Denis Private Island

Denis Private Island Earns Two Accolades at International Hotel Awards 

Denis Private Island has added a pair of international awards to its resumé, taking top Indian Ocean honours in two categories. With 25 free-standing cottages and a distinction for being more of a remote island retreat than typical hotel, Denis was named the World Luxury Hotel Awards’ Best Luxury Romantic property, as well as Best Luxury Boutique property.

Thursday, 8 November 2018

Live the Seychelles Experience

Top 10 Reasons to Visit Seychelles

Stunning tropical beaches, lush hills, a laid-back tempo, warm weather and palm trees everywhere you go. If you’re dreaming of a tropical paradise that appears in countless adverts and glossy travel brochures, then you should definitely put Seychelles on your travel list and here are 10 reasons why.

Friday, 2 November 2018

Hotel Updates: Six Senses Zil Pasyon

Six Senses Zil Pasyon Welcomes Hospitality Graduate from St. Kitts

With the continued growth and expansion of Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas, the brand lends its support to growing and developing future hospitality leaders. 

As part of the upcoming resort development on the Caribbean island of St. Kitts, which is scheduled to open in 2021, Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas and Range Developments has awarded a scholarship to a hospitality graduate from Clarence Fitzroy Bryant College (CFBC). 

Thursday, 1 November 2018

Seychelles Tourism News

Iconic Historical Landmark Reopens its Doors to Visitors in Victoria

Tourists coming to visit the exotic islands of Seychelles now have a new attraction to put on their to-do-list as the iconic Kenwyn House reopens its door as a gallery in the country’s small capital, Victoria.

Located on Francis Rachel Street, Kenwyn House is one of the few remaining French colonial style house left in the island nation. Built in 1855, it was home to the colony's chief examiner at the time, Dr. James Henry Brooks.

Tuesday, 30 October 2018

Hotel Updates: Denis Private Island

Denis Private Island Revises its Flight Schedule

Dear customers and trade partners, please note that due to further adjustments in the operational functions of Air Seychelles, Denis Private Island has revised its flight timings. This will be applicable as of the 28 October 2018. 

"Please be advised that as of Sunday 28th October 2018, the Denis Private Island scheduled flight will now depart Mahé at 11:20am instead of 12:05pm," explains a post on the hotel's website.

Monday, 29 October 2018

Mason's Tavel News

Mason's Travel: Building a Stronger Team

For over 40 years, Mason’s Travel continues to deliver the highest standards of service to tourists from all over the world, on a daily basis. But have you ever wondered who’s behind the scenes of all this great work and how we keep our spirits up?

Sunday, 28 October 2018

Hotel Updates: Les Lauriers Hotel and Restaurant

Temporary Closure of Les Lauriers Hotel

Dear customers and trade partners, please note that Les Lauriers Hotel, located in Anse Volbert Village, Praslin will be closed from the 1st of December to the 28th of February 2019 due to repair works.

Les Lauriers Restaurant, however, will remain open during the festive season from the 22nd of December to the 5th of January 2019.

Saturday, 27 October 2018

Hotel Updates: Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare

The Secret to Kempinski Seychelles Resort’s Award-Winning Spa

On Saturday 27 October, Kempinski The Spa was once again recognised by the travel and tourism industry as Seychelles’ Best Resort Spa at the 4th Annual World Spa Awards Gala Ceremony in the Maldives. This is the third year running that Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare’s luxury spa has been awarded this outstanding industry accolade.

Friday, 26 October 2018

Hotel Updates: Bird Island Lodge

Changes to Flight Schedule to Bird Island

Dear customers and trade partners, please note that Bird Island Lodge has revised its flight timings. This will be applicable as of the 01st January 2019 onwards.

“Due to further adjustments in the operational functions of Air Seychelles, Bird Island Lodge’s flight times will be brought back by 25 minutes as of January 2019," explained a communiqué from the hotel.

Thursday, 25 October 2018

Seychelles Tourism News

Travel Agents in Corsica Now in a Better Position to Sell the Enchanting Islands Following the Escapades Seychelles Roadshow

Travel Agents on the Ile de Beauté, Corsica, France are now in a better position to sell the enchanting islands of Seychelles after participating in the Escapades Seychelles Roadshow.

The show was held in the cities of Ajaccio and Bastia earlier on October 11, 2018 and October 12, 2018. It was the second time that this popular roadshow, carried out by the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) Office in France with support of the Seychelles Trade partners, were present in these towns.