Tuesday, 19 March 2019

Hotel Update: Kempinski Seychelles

Resort Participates in Fifth Edition of Goût De France

Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare will once again be joining over 200 restaurants across the world, participating in Goût de France - a global celebration of French cuisine. In March each year, as part of the celebrations of the International Day of La Francophonie, hundreds of restaurants across five continents serve special menus that celebrate French cuisine and joie de vivre, with a local twist.

Monday, 11 March 2019

Hotel Updates: Denis Private Island

Shortlisted for Region’s Top Private Island in World Travel Awards

Denis Private Island is in the running for one of the world’s most prestigious honours in the professional tourism trade.

Its nomination in the 26th World Travel Awards (WTA), for the Indian Ocean’s leading private island resort category, is a first for the locally owned property.

Friday, 8 March 2019

Mason's Travel News

Meet the Team - Heather

Can there be a better insider to Mason’s Travel than someone who’s been with the company for 30 years? We didn’t think so either! This week we’d like you to meet Heather, our front office team member, although you may already know her, if you’ve ever visited our office on Mahe. Heather knows the company inside out and claims that she could write a book about it.

Tuesday, 5 March 2019

Hotel Updates: Bird Island

Sea Turtle Season

When it comes to sea turtles, Bird Island has recorded some great numbers this season; from turtles coming ashore to lay their eggs to successful nests hatched, turtle lovers will be happy to read this update.

Monday, 4 March 2019

Airline Updates: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles to Increase Frequency on its Mumbai Route 

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles has announced that it will increase its services between Seychelles and Mumbai to six flights per week starting from 12 May, 2019.

Friday, 1 March 2019

Mason's Travel News: Seychelles Eco-Healing Marathon

Mason’s Travel Staff Delivers Record Participation and Performances at Annual Marathon Event

Runners and walkers of all ages took to the roads of Mahé to participate in the Seychelles Eco-Healing Marathon on Sunday, with Mason’s Travel well represented at the event despite heavy rain and windy conditions.

Thursday, 28 February 2019

Hotel Updates: Le Relax Beach Resort

Temporary Renovation Works

Dear trade partners and customers, please note that Le Relax Beach Resort on Praslin will be temporarily carrying out renovation work from the 31st of March 2019 to 18th April 2019. The hotel will be doing some maintenance work and replacing the decking around the swimming pool, therefore the swimming pool will not be operational and the outside restaurant will be closed for health and safety reasons.

Wednesday, 27 February 2019

Industry Updates: Seychelles to Receive an Award

Seychelles recognised as Favourite Beach Island Destination 

Seychelles was the proud recipient of the Favourite Beach Island Destination Award at 32nd Edition of the Conde Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards, in a ceremony organised at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel in Dubai on Wednesday February 27, 2019. 

Tuesday, 26 February 2019

Industry News: Seychelles to Attend ITB Travel Trade Show

Seychelles to Take Over Berlin in a Tropical Storm as Strong Tourism Delegation Hits ITB in March

Destination Seychelles will have a strong presence in the German capital, Berlin, as a 42 strong member delegation gets ready to attend the 53rd edition of Internationale Tourismus-Börse Berlin (ITB) travel trade show, which will take place from March 6, 2019 to March 10, 2019.

Monday, 25 February 2019

Hotel Updates: AVANI Seychelles Barbarons Resort & Spa

Payment Facilities and TGA Private Music Lounge Updates

Dear customers and trade partners, please note that AVANI Seychelles Barbarons Resort & Spa does not accept Diners Club charge cards and will no longer be accepting American Express credit cards at the property from 01st March of 2019. The hotel will only accept Mastercard, Visa and Union Pay card payments.