Romantic, exquisite and idyllic, the Seychelles represent the ultimate in exotic island living with its 115 islands widely viewed as the most beautiful in the world. Mahe, the main island, is known for Beau Vallon Beach, a glorious stretch of dazzling white beach lined with hotels, restaurants and dive centres. On Praslin Island, you can relax on one of the world’s most beautiful beaches or explore the Vallee de Mai, a World Heritage Site. Picturesque La Digue harks back to a bygone era with its quaint roads free of cars. Other islands, such as North, Fregate, Denis, Bird and Cousine, are privately owned and offer the ultimate in exclusive island living.    

recommended establishments
North Island is the ultimate private island sanctuary, with a strong conservation ethic and an emphasis on individual service, which includes a personal host to attend to your every need. Architecturally unique villas have been hand-crafted from wood, local stone, glass and thatch, with their own plunge pool, whilst the extensive facilities include a health spa and gym.

Banyan Tree has a superb beachfront position on Mahe, with each spacious villa boasting a private pool.

Lemuria Resort on beautiful Praslin Island offers two pristine beaches and a scenic golf course.