Tuesday, 29 January 2019

Hotel Updates: Denis Private Island and CaranaBeach Hotel

Denis Private Island and CaranaBeach Hotel Updated Picture Gallery

Dear trade partners, please note that the Dropbox cloud storage for Denis Private Island and CaranaBeach hotel on Mahe has now been updated.

Monday, 28 January 2019

Hotel Updates: CaranaBeach Hotel

CaranaBeach Hotel was Pleased to Welcome Brendon James Botha

CaranaBeach hotel was happy to welcome a South African rugby union player Brendon James Botha, better known as BJ Botha. The famous rugby player stayed in the boutique hotel for two weeks during his visit to the Seychelles with his family.

Sunday, 27 January 2019

Hotel Updates: Chez Bea Villa

Temporary Closure of Chez Bea Villa

Dear customers and trade partners, kindly note that Chez Bea Villa located on Praslin Island will be temporally closed from 29th May 2019 to 04th July 2019. The property will be adding a swimming pool and improving the hotel amenities to enhance their guests experience.

Friday, 25 January 2019

Mason's Travel News: Special Birthday Surprise

Mason’s Travel to Host a Special Birthday Surprise

Here at Mason’s Travel we believe that every employee is a part of our big Mason’s family. We have a lot of good times together, but we are also here to help one another. Last week we were happy to throw a birthday surprise for Keth Figaro, a daughter of our former employee that passed away last year. We took Keth and her grandmother on an exciting Reef Safari excursion, where she got to experience the wonders of the National Marine Park.

Thursday, 24 January 2019

Airline Updates: Kenya Airways

Kenya Airways to make daily flights to Seychelles as of February

Seychelles will be more accessible to the outside world starting February 6, 2019, as Kenya Airways introduces additional flights to its services, operating on a daily basis between the exotic islands and Kenya.

Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Hotel Updates: Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare

Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare Welcomes Nestor Haddaway to the Seychelles

Seychelles, January 2019 – Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare was the destination of choice for 90’s pop sensation, Nestor Haddaway, during his recent visit to the Seychelles.

Tuesday, 22 January 2019

Hotel Updates: Four Seasons Resort Seychelles Desroches

Four Seasons Resort Seychelles Desroches Receiving Two Luxury Awards

Mason’s Travel team congratulates Four Seasons Resort Seychelles Desroches for receiving two worldwide hotel luxury awards. This is a great start to 2019 and our team is looking forward to promoting the hotel's success.

Monday, 21 January 2019

Special Announcements: Water-Sports

Seychelles to host FINA World Junior Open Water Championship in 2020

Seychelles will next year host the FINA World Junior Open Water Championship 2020, making it the first African country and small island nation to organize this event. Additionally, following the resounding triumph of the first-ever FINA/Hosa Marathon Swim World Series held on our beautiful shores in 2018, Seychelles will once again host the second leg of the prestigious swimming competition in May this year.

Friday, 18 January 2019

Hotel Updates: Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare

Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare Welcomes New Director of Sales and Marketing

Seychelles, January 2019 – Kempinski Seychelles Resort Baie Lazare is delighted to announce the recent appointment of Agata Sobczak as its new Director of Sales and Marketing. Sobczak, who joins Kempinski’s Seychelles outfit from a luxury hotel in Zanzibar, will oversee all marketing strategies and sales initiatives for the resort.

Thursday, 17 January 2019

Airline News: Air Seychelles

Air Seychelles Extend Support to Orphanages in Seychelles

Air Seychelles today donated various items to the National Council for Children (NCC), the body responsible for the protection and safety of the children in Seychelles. 

Wednesday, 16 January 2019

Hotel Updates: Hilton Hotels

The Seychelles Sustainable Tourism Label Renewed for two Hilton Properties

The Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Mr Didier Dogley handed over SSTL certificates to representatives of two Hilton hotels in a short ceremony held at the ministry’s headquarters, at Botanical House, Mont Fleuri on Wednesday 16th January 2019.

Tuesday, 15 January 2019

Mason's Travel News: Meet the Team

Meet the Team - Isabelle

Here at Mason’s Travel we believe that our staff is what makes our company so unique and what has kept us growing since 1972. Not only have they got an outstanding experience in the industry, but also charming personalities and great stories to tell. So keep an eye on our blog because we will be introducing the heart and soul behind Mason’s Travel - our team. Let us start with one of our youngest tour guides called Isabelle.

Monday, 7 January 2019

Hotel Updates: Temporary Closure

Temporary Closure of Le Domaine de La Reserve and Le Domaine de L’Orangeraie Hotels

Dear customers and trade partners, please note that Le Domaine de La Reserve hotel located on Praslin and Le Domaine de L’Orangeraie Resort & Spa located on La Digue will be closed from 01st December 2019 to 20th December 2019 (inclusive) due to annual closure. Both hotels will be back in operation on 21st December 2019.

Friday, 4 January 2019

Hotel Updates: Villa de Cerf

Enjoy a Peaceful Holiday at Villa de Cerf

Villa de Cerf is inviting guests to spend their holidays in 2019 on a small exclusive paradise located right in the Ste. Anne Marine Park. If you or your clients are looking for a peaceful and exquisite Seychelles’ island retreat to relax and escape the rush of everyday life, this might be the perfect place to do so.