Thursday, 27 September 2018

Hotel Updates: Auberge Anse Boileau

Breathing New Life into Auberge Anse Boileau

Since 2016 Michael & Lyn Lavigne have been the proprietors of the Auberge. In mid 2016 they embarked on a gradual renovation of both the front and back of house.
In late 2017, the restaurant had a minor refurb with a new roof, refreshed wooden furniture and a brighter look, with wonderful vibrantly coloured walls and new décor. 

Wednesday, 26 September 2018

Airline Updates: Edelweiss Air

Swiss Leisure Airline, Edelweiss Air Adds its Name as Third Non-Stop European Flight to Serve Seychelles

The A340-300 airbus, Melchsee Frutt was welcomed by the customary water canon salute upon its arrival at the Pointe Larue airport in Seychelles.

After a 9-hour flight from the airport of Zurich, Edelweiss Air, owned by Swiss International Air Lines and affiliate of the Lufthansa Group landed at 10 am on Sunday September 23, 2018 with some 300 passengers on-board.

Tuesday, 18 September 2018

Seychelles Tourism News

Seychelles Delegation to Attend IFTM TOP RESA Trade Fair in Paris France 

The Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports & Marine Mr. Didier Dogley and the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) Chief Executive Mrs. Sherin Francis, will both shortly be heading to France to attend the IFTM Top Resa International Trade Tourism Exhibition.  

Saturday, 15 September 2018

Hotel Updates: Hilton Hotels Seychelles

The Hilton Labriz Jetty at Belombre Witnessed the Launching of the #ilovekradioSeychelles Radio Competition

The launch of the radio competition took place on Friday 14th September 2018 at the Hilton Labriz Lounge Jetty at Bel Ombre.

Friday, 14 September 2018

Seychelles Tourism News

Seychelles Welcomes the Final Event of the Staysure 2018 Tour Season in December

Officially announced in May this year in a press conference in London; Seychelles will be hosting the closing the international golf tournament Staysure 2018 Tour Season in December.

Thursday, 13 September 2018

Hotel Updates: Hilltop Boutique Hotel

Updates from Hilltop Boutique Hotel

After four years of operation, Hilltop Boutique Hotel on Mahé Island, have a announced a series of changes and improvements recently, or soon to be, implemented.

Find below a list of these changes provided by Irene Fonseka, Managing Director of the establishment. 

Wednesday, 12 September 2018

Hotel Updates: La Digue Island Lodge

La Digue Island Lodge Renovates "Yellow House"

La Digue Island Lodge is now ready to allow its guests to enjoy the unique experience of its iconic "Yellow House."

The recently renovated “Yellow House,” the famous La Digue colonial house which dates back to the 1900s, is now back in operation and ready to welcome future guests. 

Tuesday, 11 September 2018

Hotel Updates: Six Senses Zil Payson

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

Six Senses Zil Payson announced that their 3-Bedroom and 4-Bedroom luxury villas are open and offer modern and award winning designed 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.