Saturday, 21 October 2017

Seychelles Tourism News

Seychelles Tourism Board Launches its First Hiking Guidebook in Paris

The Seychelles islands are famed for their natural beauty with several of the archipelago’s powder-white beaches regularly featured among the world’s best. Aside of its sun, sea and sand, mouth-watering cuisine, a wide range of accommodation including world-class hotels and warm hospitality of its people, Seychelles also has much to offer to the more adventurous visitors wishing to explore the wilder side of the archipelago.

Friday, 20 October 2017

Seychelles in the Spotlight: Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards 2017

In absolute awe of the Seychelles’ beauty? Vote online in the Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards

Have you been to the Seychelles islands? Are you still reminiscing about the days spent relaxing on the powder-white beaches and swimming in the clear turquoise waters? Did you enjoy the adventures -- whether you explored one of the scenic trails, went parasailing, zip lining, island hopping or snorkelling among colorful fish? Are you still relishing the mouth-watering Creole dishes? 

Thursday, 19 October 2017

Seychelles Tourism News

Seychelles Tourism Board adopts new format for roadshow across three Indian cities supplying the most visitors to the islands

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) office in India organised a three-city roadshow in Delhi, Ahmedabad, and Mumbai from September 18 to 22, 2017.
Delhi, Ahmedabad, and Mumbai send some of the highest numbers of visitors to Seychelles each year. The three cities are also home to travel trade partners that facilitate travel for most holidaymakers from the northern and western parts of India.

Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Seychelles Tourism News

More trade partners join the 2017 GCC roadshow further positioning Seychelles in the Middle East

Further improving knowledge of the Seychelles’ products in the Middle East region, allowing the trade to strengthen relations with existing partners, as well as discover new products and partners -- such was the outcome of the 2017 Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) roadshow, organised by the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB).

Spearheaded by the STB Dubai office, the roadshow held from October 8 to 11, targeted the United Arab Emirates’ cities of Dubai and Abu Dhabi, as well as two other Gulf countries -- Bahrain and Kuwait.

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Hotel Updates: The H Resort, Beau Vallon Beach

Reminder of Check-in/Out Policy at The H Resort, Beau Vallon Beach

Please be reminded of the early check-in and checkout policies at The H Resort, Beau Vallon Beach. The check-in time is 15.00 and check-out 11.00.

The hotel will always try to give assigned rooms before 15.00 but this is not always possible. Should clients require the room earlier or later than the times above then they may need to make bookings for the night in advance or an additional night upon departure.

Monday, 16 October 2017

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles' Chief Executive Roy Kinnear Steps Down

The Chief Executive of the national airline of Seychelles, Roy Kinnear, has resigned and will be leaving his role on December 31, 2017. The Chairman of the Air Seychelles board Mr Jean Weeling-Lee confirmed on Tuesday that Mr Kinnear is leaving to pursue a further opportunity.

Sunday, 15 October 2017

Hotel Updates: Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas

Six Senses Appoints Julian Crane as Director of Sales & Marketing, Maldives and Seychelles

Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas announced the appointment of Julian Crane as director of sales & marketing, Maldives and Seychelles. He brings to the role more than 20 years of international experience in the high-end hospitality sector.

Julian joins Six Senses from his previous role of director of marketing for Four Seasons Hotel Doha.

Saturday, 14 October 2017

Airline Updates: Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Topped Industry and Customer Choice Awards as the Rising Star Carrier of the Year

Ethiopian Airlines Group, the largest cargo operator and logistics center in Africa, has been
crowned as the Rising Star Carrier of the Year both in industry and customer choice awards on Payload Asia Awards 2017 gala dinner and awards ceremony, held at Crowne Plaza Changi Airport, Singapore.

Friday, 13 October 2017

Travel Advisory

Travel Advisory for Passengers Travelling From / Through Madagascar to Seychelles

We wish to inform our partners that there has been a single case of pneumonic plague in Seychelles originating from Madagascar. Due to the recent developments a Travel Advisory has been issued by the Ministry of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports & Marine. Please take note of the restrictions put in place for travellers visiting or transiting from Madagascar, effective immediately.

Thursday, 12 October 2017

Seychelles in the Spotlight:Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards 2017

Seychelles Nominated in the Condé Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards 2017

Seychelles, boasting powder-white beaches and clear, tranquil turquoise waters, is seen as one of the top destinations in the Indian Ocean region by travellers, media, and travel industry experts from across the globe and this has been highlighted by many international awards.

Once again, Seychelles stands the chance to win accolades now that voting is open in the Condé Nast Traveller Middle East Readers' Choice Awards 2017.