Tuesday, 11 September 2018

Hotel Updates: Six Sense Zil Payson


Six Sense Zil Payson Invites Groups and Familise with the Opening of Their 3-Bedroom and 4-Bedroom Luxury Villas


Six Sense Zil Payson announce that their 3-Bedroom and 4-Bedroom luxury villas are open and offer modern and design accommodation for families and larger groups. The architecture is spectacular and recently won the Prix de Versailles  2018, which you can read more about here.

Sunday, 9 September 2018

Hotel Updates: Cerf Island Resort


Cerf Island Resort Scoops Two Industry Awards


Cerf Island Resort has announced that the establishment has once again been recognized with a 2018 Certificate of Excellence, based on the consistently great reviews that they have earned on TripAdvisor - the world's largest travel site.


The resort has also announced that they are a winner in the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2018. The official announcements of the category details and the annual gala awards ceremony will take place at the Ayana Resort and Spa in Bali, in  November. 

Saturday, 8 September 2018

Hotel Updates: Six Senses Zil Pasyon

And the winner is…Zil Pasyon at 2018 Prix Versailles


Six Senses Zil Pasyon has been named the winner of the 2018 Prix Versailles for Hotel Exteriors, following on from the announcement as continental winner, Africa and West Asia, for hotels in the Special prize Exterior 2018 category.

The Prix Versailles recognizes the most remarkable architectural structures, both interior and exterior, across a range of developments. 

Friday, 7 September 2018

Hotel Updates: Le Duc de Praslin

Le Duc de Praslin Announces New Extension Project


Le Duc de Praslin launches extension of 20 new modern deluxe rooms with state of the art rooftop gym, architectural swimming pool & luxurious spa

Le Duc de Praslin Hotel & Villas has started an extension project adjacent to the hotel on the grounds of the old standard rooms at the far northern end of the property.

The project is expected to take 10 months to complete with an opening date set for August 2019. The operation of the hotel will not be affected and guests will be able to benefit from all the hotel’s existing facilities.

Thursday, 6 September 2018

Hotel Updates: Kempinski Seychelles Resort

Helping Would-be Grooms to Pop the Question in Style: Kempinski Seychelles Resort Launches Menu of Marriage Proposals  



“Bubbly Moments” is the title of a selection of marriage proposals launched by Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare giving would-be grooms plenty of time to book the perfect winter-break proposal in paradise and pop THE question in style. The highlight of this collection is the “Best of Seychelles Aerial Proposal”, which includes a three-day luxury island-itinerary with a proposal from a helicopter. 

Wednesday, 29 August 2018

Hotel Updates: Indian Ocean Lodge

Indian Ocean Lodge Notches TripAdvisor Award 


Excellent guest reviews have awarded the Indian Ocean Lodge on the Seychelles island of Praslin with TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence for 2018. 

The annual awards scheme of the world’s leading travel website, the Certificate of Excellence programme has been honouring hospitality businesses that deliver consistently great service across the world since 2011. 

Thursday, 9 August 2018

Seychelles Fishing News: A1 Fishing

August Update from A1 Fishing


A1 Fishing Update- with a quiet month of June/July, fishing has picked up in the last 3 weeks and both our boats Alati and Special K having some good fishing going 3-5 Blue Marlin and 18-37 sailfish on the billfish side. Some nice size yellow fin tuna (25kgs+) and a couple of Dorados.

More great fishing days outlined below: 

Tuesday, 7 August 2018

Hotel Updates: Hilton Hotels Seychelles

Hilton Hotels Seychelles  Opens New Labriz Lounge & Bar


Hilton Hotels Seychelles has recently opened to guests and the public their Labriz Lounge at The Hilton Jetty at Bel Ombre on Mahé Island, Seychelles.

With a weekly lineup of entertaining events,  a stunning location and a large selection of refreshing beverages, Labriz Lounge is worth a visit if spending time on Mahé. 

Monday, 6 August 2018

Conservation Updates: Denis Private Island

The Denis Survivors’ Club: Trans-Located Birds Given New Lease On Life


The populations of two once critically endangered bird species in Seychelles are at their most stable since before mankind colonised the Indian Ocean archipelago, in part thanks to their new home on Denis Island. Populations of both bird species are thriving on the island as a result of restored native habitats on Denis and an extensive monitoring programme carried out by the resident conservation organisation Green Islands Foundation (GIF).

Sunday, 5 August 2018

Seychelles in the Spotlight

Five Seychelles resorts featured in the 2018 Condé Nast Traveler China Gold List


Seychelles’ hospitality industry has once again been thrown into the spotlight, as five Seychelles resorts have been bestowed with a prestigious travel award in China.

Four Seasons Resort Seychelles, Frégate Island Private, Maia Luxury Resort & SPA, North Island and Six Senses Zil Pasyon, are featured among the recipients of the 2018 Condé Nast Traveler China Gold List awards.