The Republic of Seychelles is a beautiful 115 island country in the archipelago of the Indian Ocean, east of Africa and northeast of Madagascar. It’s a marvelous tropical destination and a great place to spend the vacation. Since it’s comprised only of islands, you can expect to find here amazing resorts, each with stunning views and tropical landscape. Here are 10 of the most wonderful ones.
North Island Lodge.
North Island is a beautiful sanctuary for all those who prefer a tranquil vacation in the middle of nature, surrounded by wildlife. It offers a total of 11 handcrafted villas spread along the beach. The villas blend beautifully with the surroundings and they are all raised off the ground to catch the ocean breeze. They open up onto private gardens and they have plunge pols and outdoor showers.
The guests can enjoy a range of activities such as scuba diving on the coral reefs, cruises or fishing. They can also use golf carts and mountain bikes to explore the surroundings.
Maia Luxury Resort & Spa.
This secluded resort is the perfect hideaway for those that prefer privacy and relaxation. Nobody from the outside is allowed into the resort so you’ll share the views and comfort only with others like you. The style chosen for this resort is contemporary with African and Asian influences. It offers 30 villas that cover the area between an exotic hillside garden and the ocean.
The Maia resort has its own restaurant that serves Asian and Creole cuisine and amazing seafood dishes. There’s also a Balinese-style spa with massages and yoga sessions for those that need to relax a little more.
Constance Lemuria Resort.
This resort is situated on the beach and it offers stunning views of the ocean and the landscape surrounding it. Here, guests can go golfing or turtle watching but they can also relax while admiring the surroundings. It’s a secluded destination, perfect for honeymooners but also for families.
The resort offers 88 junior suites, 8 senior suites, 8 villas and a presidential villa. They are all situated just 15 meters from the shore so guests wake up with the sound of the waves. There are 3 restaurants you can visit and 4 bars so there’s plenty of room for entertainment.
Banyan Tree Seychelles.
The Banyan Tree Seychelles resort is overlooking the beaches of the Indian Ocean and is surrounded by tropical vegetation. It offers a series of modern villas. You can find this place on the south0western coastline of Mahe island. All 60 Creole-style villas feature elegant and bright interiors, with large windows and with swimming pools surrounded by palm trees.
All villas are beautiful but two stand out from the others. The Intendance Pool Villa and the Presidential Villa features spacious terraces and private jet pools and they have designs inspired by the local colonial architecture.
The Four Seasons Resort.
The Four Seasons resort is carved into a hillside on the island of Mahé and it’s a blissful paradise. It was designed to embrace the landscape and to blend into the surroundings. The resort has a total of 67 villas wrapped in jungle foliage and with expansive outdoor space. They were designed to allow the guests to enjoy the landscape and to admire the views.
The architecture and the building materials were chosen according to the island’s Creole traditions and the villas have a very breezy and airy look. Besides these cozy spaces, guests can also enjoy private plunge pools, an infinity pool and a spa.
The Raffles Praslin.
You can find this calm and quiet retreat on the northern tip of Praslin, on a green hill facing the ocean. It offers 86 villas including one and two-bedroom suites. Each villa has a private plunge pool and an outdoor pavilion. They also offer beautiful views of the beach, the ocean and the surrounding landscape. Visit the restaurant for a contemporary Mediterranean delicacy or unwind at the bar or on the roof terrace.
The resort is a wonderful destination for romantic couples who can enjoy dinner on the beach, on the yacht or in a cabana. There’s also plenty of room for adventure. You can snorkel or try to find giant tortoises.
The Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa.
This fabulous resort can be found in the secluded hillsides of Beau Ballon Bay, overlooking the sandy cove. It offers beautiful villas set on stilts from where they get to feature stunning views. The resort is a mix of old and new elements with exotic influences. The 40 luxurious villas feature a mix of colonial and contemporary décor.
Guests can enjoy a range of exciting activities such as snorkel, kayak or diving but they can also relax in the privacy of their villas, listen to live jazz or take a walk in the botanical gardens.
Hilton Seychelle Labriz Resort & Spa.
This 5-star resort is a luxury destination for guests that seek adventure and relaxation. It’s situated a 45 minute boat ride from the capital and it offers 5 types of tropical accommodations. Guests can choose from beachfront villas, garden villas, hillside pool villas, beachfront pool villas and the presidential villa.
They are all stunning and they all offer beautiful views. You can explore the island and try exciting activities and then relax at the spa, have a romantic dinner and a show at one of the 5 restaurants or relax outdoors.
The Desroches Island Seychelles.
The Desroches Island is a perfect destination for family vacations and for planned getaways with friends or relatives. Not only that it offers amazing views but it also lets you choose from a variety of accommodation types. Guests can choose from 20 beach suites, 4 beach retreats, 24 beach villas, a beach residence, the Dibwa retreat and the Dibwa residence.
So whether you come with your loved one, with the whole family or with all your friends, you’ll definitely have a good time here. The resort is complete with everything from private pools to bicycles.
The Dhevatara Beach Hotel.
Located on the beautiful island of Praslin, this hotel is luxurious and stunning from every point of view. It’s a little piece of paradise surrounded by breathtaking views and vegetation. Every guest feels welcomed and special here. Although the hotel only offers 10 suites, it compensates with a wide range of facilities and services.
Guests can relax at the spa, visit the beach or have a romantic dinner after they’re explored the island. Maybe you’re lucky enough to spot the Seychelles black parrots and other exotic creatures. The island is also home to a UNESCO World Heritage Site so you can imagine how beautiful it must be.