Monday, 14 March 2016

Hotel Updates: Hanneman Holiday Residence

Hanneman Holiday Residence Now Offers Free WiFi in Lobby


Hanneman Holiday Residence has announced that WiFi is now available in the reception and lobby area and provided free  to all guests.

The system unfortunately does not allow access in the apartments and surrounding ares, however guests that require internet access in their rooms will still be able to purchase pre-paid scratch cards that will grant them access.

Sunday, 13 March 2016

Seychelles in the Spotlight

Seychelles proven to possess the best air quality in the world


According to recent findings of the Environmental Performance Index, Seychelles has been found to possess the best quality of air on the planet, scoring a massive 98.24% overall out of 100. 

Seychelles topped the list of a total of 180 countries, beating Trinidad & Tobago (97.2%) in second place and the Maldives (97.1%) in third. 



Saturday, 12 March 2016

Hotel Updates: Constance Lemuria Resort & Spa`

Constance Lemuria Awarded SSTL Certification


Constance Lémuria Seychelles has announced its recent awarding of the
Seychelles Sustainable Tourism Label (SSTL) certification, in a recognition of the resort's efforts at sustainable best practices in the running of their operation. 


Mason's Travel would like to congratulate them on this accomplishment. 

Friday, 11 March 2016

Mason's Travel News

Mason's Travel to Attend WTM Africa 2016


We are pleased to inform you that once again Mason's Travel will be present at WTM Africa in Cape Town  (South Africa).


 


Thursday, 10 March 2016

Airline News: Qatar Airways

Qatar Airways  Announces Return to Seychelles


Qatar Airways has announced a 'significant network expansion' through the addition of 14 new international destinations, including Seychelles, marking a return of the airline to the Indian Ocean Archipelago.

 



Wednesday, 9 March 2016

Mason's Travel News

Mason's Travel Maintains Mutuaide 100% Confidence Rating


Mutuaide, a leading provider of travel insurance services, has recently awarded Mason's Travel with a 100% Confidence Rating and A+ Quality Score in reference to Mason's Travel's continued successful provision of professional assistance to Mutuaide's clients visiting Seychelles.



Tuesday, 8 March 2016

Hotel Updates: Paradise Sun Hotel

Indulge under the Full Moon, At Paradise Sun Hotel


The beach at Paradise Sun Hotel, with its secluded setting and long stretch of soft white sand, is arguably one of the nicest beaches on Praslin Island, and perfect for moon watching while sipping an exotic cocktail from 7 to 11pm.

 




Monday, 7 March 2016

Hotel Updates: Ste Anne Resort and Spa

Ste. Anne Resort and Spa to no Longer Offer "All Inclusive" Option


Please note that as from 1st November 2016, the "All Inclusive" option at Ste Anne Resort and Spa will no longer be available.

Sunday, 6 March 2016

Mason's Travel News

Mason's Travel Excels at Luxury Travel Guide Holiday & Tour Specialist Awards 2016


Mason's Travel has recently been awarded the "Authentic Tour Operator of the Year for Mahé Island" in the Luxury Travel Guide Holiday & Tour Specialist Awards. The awards program selects winners based on their achievements and strengths in the travel industry. 




Saturday, 5 March 2016

Hotel Updates: Paradise Sun Hotel

Paradise Sun Hotel: Committed to Creole Culture


The team at Paradise Sun Hotel celebrates local Creole culture by providing their guests with an Authentic Creole experience.  From the Creole cuisine served in their restaurant to  the activities guests can enjoy.
  



Friday, 4 March 2016

Hotel Updates: Chalets d' Anse Forbans

Closure of Client Arrival Dates


Chalets d’ Anse Forbans, on Mahe Island Seychelles, has announced closure to arrival dates.
 

Chalets d’ Anse Forbans will NO longer accept arrivals of clients on Good Friday (14th April 2017) and Labour Day (1st May 2017) effective until further notice.
 



Thursday, 3 March 2016

Conservation News: Denis Private Island

Success: Seychelles’ Denis Island Sees Surge in Bird Population


When your island hosts four of the most endangered and unique birds of Seychelles, and they are threatened by invaders, a conservationist says that removing those invaders is the only solution.
 

This strategy proved to be successful on the island of Denis where four endemic birds of Seychelles were introduced in the early 2000s in order to protect and increase their population. 


Wednesday, 2 March 2016

Hotel Updates: Bird Island Lodge

Bird Island Lodge to Remain Open During June 2016


As per the 2016/2017 contracted rates recently released, Bird Island Lodge will be closing in December 2016 for its annual closure. In light of this, the management of the lodge have taken the decision to remain open in June 2016.
 

Tuesday, 1 March 2016

Hotel Updates: Constance Ephelia

Constance Ephelia Appoints New GM


As of January 2016, German National Kai Hoffmeister is the new GM of Constance Éphélia Seychelles since

He obtained his Room Management Certification from Cornell University in New York, USA. Since then, he has explored and proven his expertise in hospitality industry in different countries for more than 21 years.