Thursday, 13 December 2018

Industry News: Annual World Luxury Hotel Awards


Seven hotels and resorts in Seychelles honored with at the Annual World Luxury Hotel Awards Gala Ceremony


Once again, the Seychellois hospitality is fêted as seven establishments in Seychelles have been recognized for their excellence in the tourism industry at the Annual World Luxury Hotel Awards Gala Ceremony. The 12th edition of the award took place on November 10, 2018 at the Ayana Resort and Spa in Indonesia, Bali.

Monday, 10 December 2018

Airport Updates: Payanke Lounge


Mason’s Travel welcomes the new Payanke Lounge


Mason’s Travel staff were invited to view the new Payanke Lounge last Friday. The team were keen to see the new addition to the airport, seeing that we receive numerous requests for a day-use lounge. We all know how tiring it can be to wait around an airport so the news that travelers can now have access to a lounge, is just an additional benefit to any Seychelles traveler. Guests can relax, have a meal and freshen up as they wait for their departure flights in the comfort of the Payanke Lounge.

Tuesday, 4 December 2018

Hotel Updates: North island

Jungle Bells On North Island


Christmas has come early on North Island this year. The hotel has surprised its Beach Buddies with a custom-built jungle gym. Perfectly timed for the festive season, it will keep the little ones busy for hours.

Monday, 3 December 2018

Hotel Updates: JA Enchanted Island Resort

Festive Season Special Offers at JA Enchanted Island Resort



The Christmas season is just around the corner and JA Enchanted Island Resort is feeling very festive this year. Mason’s Travel is pleased to introduce many special deals on offer and invites guests to join them for the special occasions and celebratory dinners.


Thursday, 29 November 2018

Hotel Updates: Fregate Island Private

Offers Not To Be Missed On Fregate Island Private


For those who are dreaming of an exotic island getaway this cold festive season, Mason’s Travel has great news to share. From family and honeymoon offers to free night offers – there is no better time to book a dream holiday for 2019 on Fregate Island Private than now. 

Wednesday, 28 November 2018

Upcoming Events: MCB-Staysure 2018 Tour Season

Seychelles Tourism Board invites Golf enthusiasts to attend December event in Seychelles



Golf enthusiasts from around the world are invited to attend the final tour of the MCB-Staysure 2018 Tour Season, to take place in Seychelles between December 14th and 16th on the Island of Praslin.

Tuesday, 27 November 2018

Airline News: Ethiopians Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines Received ‘Best Airline in Africa’ Award For the 7th Consecutive Year


Ethiopian Airlines has won 2018 Best Airline in Africa Award for the 7th year in a row from African Airlines Association (AFRAA) on November 27, 2018 at the assembly’s 50th annual general assembly being held in Rabat, Morocco.

Monday, 26 November 2018

Recent Events: Seychelles Ocean Festival 2018

Seychelles Tourism Board relaunches Seychelles Ocean Festival


As part of its mandate to revive the Seychelles Ocean Festival, the Seychelles Tourism Board relaunched the event over the weekend of November 23 to November 25, 2018.  The festivities were held as part of the global Year of the Reef campaign.

Sunday, 25 November 2018

Traveler Information: The Inter Island Boats

The Inter Island Boats Achieved Its News ISO Certification


If you ever took a ferry in Seychelles, then you probably know Cat Cocos! The Inter Island Boats are happy to announce that they recently achieved its new ISO9001:2015 certificate, for their Quality Management System (QMS) from EXOVA BM Trada, UK!

Friday, 16 November 2018

Hotel Updates: Denis Private Island

Denis Private Island Earns Two Accolades at International Hotel Awards 


Denis Private Island has added a pair of international awards to its resumé, taking top Indian Ocean honours in two categories. With 25 free-standing cottages and a distinction for being more of a remote island retreat than typical hotel, Denis was named the World Luxury Hotel Awards’ Best Luxury Romantic property, as well as Best Luxury Boutique property.