Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Hotel Updates: Cerf Island Resort

Cerf Island Resort Earns Accolades on top European Review Site


Europe’s most popular travel review site HolidayCheck has awarded its “Recommended” certificate to Cerf island Resort on Cerf Island, Seychelles.  Cerf Island Resort is now among an exclusive selection of establishments worldwide to be recognized with the honour.

The criteria for the “Recommended on HolidayCheck 2016” award primarily comes from the feedback of users who share their experiences on the site.

Monday, 21 November 2016

Airline Updates: Ethiopian Airlines

Ethiopian Received 'Airline of the Year' Award from AFRAA for 5th Year in a Row


Ethiopian Airlines has won Airline of the Year Award for the fifth year in a row, at the 48th Annual General Assembly of the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) held on November 21, 2016, in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe.

 



Thursday, 17 November 2016

Hotel Updates: Anse Soleil Beachcomber & Anse Soleil Self-Catering

Extended Annual Closure Dates for 2017


Please note that Anse Soleil Beachcomber & Anse Soleil Self-Catering, on Mahé Island Seychelles, will be extending their annual closure date for next year to the 31st May 2017 until 9th July 2017.

Therefore the hotel has advised that they will have a very strict check out on the 31st May which is a 10h00. 



Monday, 14 November 2016

Hotel Updates: Constance Hotels and Resorts

Both Constance Hotels and Resorts Seychelles Properties Awarded at World Luxury Hotel Awards 2016


World Luxury Hotel Awards has announced the list of rewarded properties during its 2016 Gala Ceremony held in Doha, Qatar on Saturday 29 October 2016, and the Mauritian group of hotels has got both its brand and its seven properties awarded.


 


Saturday, 12 November 2016

Hotel Updates: Cerf Island Resort

Cerf Island Resort Succeeds at World Luxury Hotel Awards 2016


Cerf Island Resort, on Cerf Island, Seychelles, has been awarded two awards in this year's World Luxury Hotel Awards, which recently took place in Doha.

Cerf Island Resort was awarded "Luxury Hideaway Resort Continent Winner" for the Indian Ocean region, as well as "Luxury Hideaway Resort: Country Winner" for Seychelles.

Friday, 11 November 2016

Seychelles in the Spotlight


Seychelles Hotels Claim Top International Honours | CaranaBeach and Denis Private Island Triumph in World Luxury Hotel Awards


Two Seychellois-owned hotels earned top honours at the World Luxury Hotel Awards, recently held at the St Regis Hotel in Doha, Qatar.


 





Thursday, 10 November 2016

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles Refurbishes Vallée De Mai Premium Lounge


Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, has refurbished its luxury premium lounge at Seychelles International Airport to offer guests a more comfortable experience.

The upgraded Vallée De Mai lounge has seating for 102 guests, increased from 78 previously, and features new furniture set in a stylish blue and green décor that is reminiscent of the Praslin nature reserve after which it is named.


 


Wednesday, 9 November 2016

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles Offers Convenient New Codeshare Flights to Turkey


Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, has established convenient one-stop air  connections between Seychelles and Turkey following the expansion of its codeshare agreement with Etihad Airways. 


Tuesday, 8 November 2016

Hotel Updates: Heliconia Grove

Heliconia Grove to Offer Free WiFi to All Guests


Please be advised that effective on the 01st December 2016  Free Wi-Fi will be available for all guests at Heliconia Grove.


For rates and packages, contact your Mason's Travel Representative, CLICK HERE.

Monday, 7 November 2016

Hotel Updates: Banyan Tree Seychelles

Banyan Tree Seychelles Appoints New General Manager


Mr Franck Seguin has been appointed as the new General Manager of Banyan Tree Seychelles.  Franck holds an experience of more than 20 years in the hospitality industry where he has held several General Manager assignments in Morocco, the French Caribbean and Mauritius.
 

Prior to joining Banyan Tree Seychelles, he was the General Manager for Angsana Balaclava Mauritius where he has proven leadership approach, decision making qualities, directive dedication, orientation to detail and excellent managerial skills.

Sunday, 6 November 2016

Conservation Update

Prehistoric pursuit: 'Tagging' and Tracking Seychelles' Elusive Giant Bronze Gecko


All reptiles have a somewhat prehistoric air about them, but this elusive creature looks like something right out of the age of dinosaurs. The Seychelles News Agency recently published an article regarding an academic study of Seychelles' giant bronze gecko, which has afforded conservationists a greater understanding of this species with leathery, wrinkly skin. 


Saturday, 5 November 2016

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles Announces Major Expansion in Europe & Indian Ocean in 2017


Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, has announced a major fleet and network expansion that will see the airline introduce a second Airbus A330 aircraft and increased flight frequency and new destinations added to its growing list offerings.


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Friday, 4 November 2016

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Seventy One Travel Options To Get to Thailand from Seychelles, With Air Seychelles


Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, has significantly boosted its air links to Thailand following an expansion of its codeshare agreement with Jet Airways.


As part of the deal, Air Seychelles has placed its “HM” flight code on Jet Airways’ triple-daily service between Mumbai and the vibrant city of Bangkok, which is home to over eight
million people.




Thursday, 3 November 2016

Airline Updates: Turkish Airlines

Turkish Airlines launches a new direct service to Seychelles


Seychelles becomes Turkish Airlines’ third Island in the Vanilla Islands Group, with the addition of three weekly return flights to Mahé, Seychelles.


Recently, Turkish Airlines celebrated the addition of tourist favourite, Seychelles, to its global route map  with the airline’s inaugural flight landing at Mahé International Airport on October 31st, 2016 and opening up a world of more than 291 destinations to passengers  travelling from the land of perpetual summer.

Wednesday, 2 November 2016

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles Launches New Amenity Kits & Fun Packs in Collaboration with Galileo


Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, has launched stylish new Business and Economy Class amenity kits, as well as fun packs for kids.

Tuesday, 1 November 2016

HoteI Updates: Hanneman Holiday Residence

Hanneman Holiday Residence Earns Accolades on top European Review Site


Europe’s most popular travel review site HolidayCheck has awarded its “Recommended” certificate to Hanneman Holiday Residence on Mahé Island, Seychelles.  The Beau Vallon based Residence situated in walking distance to beau vallon beach, is amongst an exclusive selection of apartments worldwide to be recognized with the honour.