Friday, 21 December 2018

Industry News: Seychelles Tourism Board


STB Presents the Tourism Figures to Partners During Annual Marketing Meeting


The tremendous efforts in marketing by the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) bears fruit as the exotic island nation ends the year with a three percent increase in terms of tourism arrival.

Thursday, 20 December 2018

Live the Festive Seychelles Experience

Christmas Guide to Seychelles


While most of the people dream about a white Christmas by the fireplace with a mulled wine in their hands, we’re here to tell you that a tropical paradise can be just as festive and fun during this joyful time of the year as anywhere else in the world.  We may not have snow here in the Seychelles, but we do have lots of sunshine, clear-blue ocean, stunning beaches and delicious food, so if you’ve made the decision to spend your Christmas in Seychelles this year, read our Christmas guide below.

Wednesday, 19 December 2018

Accommodation Updates: Miss Galatea Luxury Gullet


Mason’s Travel Welcomes a New Partner – Miss Galatea Luxury Gullet


Mason’s Travel is pleased to introduce a new partnership with a luxury gullet - Miss Galatea. If you or your clients love sailing and diving, then you’ll be happy to know that this is the perfect way to discover the Seychelles Archipelago and more.

Tuesday, 18 December 2018

Hotel Updates: Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare


Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare Launches Into Festive Season with New "Concertini" Initiative to Promote Local Talent


This Monday, guests at Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare were invited to attend the hotel’s annual Christmas tree-lighting ceremony and the official launch of their exciting new Kempinski Concertini initiative, which aims to promote local musical talent to the hotel’s international clientele.


Monday, 17 December 2018

Hotel Updates: Denis Island


Celebrate the 121st Birthday of Denis’ Oldest Resident   


1st of January on Denis Private Island is special not only because guests can start 2019 with a new chance to achieve those good old New Year’s resolutions, but also because it’s the 121st birthday of island’s oldest resident. His name is Toby and he is the most famous giant tortoise on Denis.

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.

Friday, 7 December 2018

Upcoming Events: International Golf Tournament


Local Partners and Tourism Industry Players to Assist Hosting the First Ever International Tournament


As the destination is in anticipation of the MCB Staysure Tour event to start in one week-time, local partners and service providers have rallied to ensure the event to be hosted on Praslin between December 14, 2018 and December 16, 2018 is a success.


Thursday, 6 December 2018

Industry News: Eco-friendly Movement

The Seychelles Sustainable Tourism Label Renewed For Three Big Hotels and Added a New Member to the Eco-friendly Movement 


The Tourism Department renewed the Seychelles Sustainable Tourism Label (SSTL) for another three hotel establishments and awarded the Seychelles eco-label to a new accommodation entity.

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.