Located on the pristine waters of the Indian Ocean, the island of Praslin is a blissful sanctuary of tranquillity and breathtaking scenery. Raffles Seychelles is a luxury resort, located on the north-eastern tip of the island. Since its opening, the establishment has quickly garnered praise for its unparalleled levels of hospitality and extravagance. The Raffles’ hotels are renowned for their thoughtful service and glamorous style, receiving an array of accolades and awards for their dedication and grace. This all-villa resort lives up to the same standards, featuring 86 contemporary villas with their own private plunge pools, outdoor showers and expansive pavilions equipped with day beds for cool daytime shelter. Surrounded by tropical vegetation and offering spellbinding views of the Indian Ocean, these luxury villas are the epitome of idyllic seclusion. Discreet Raffles service means that guests hardly have to lift a finger. Dine in-villa or select from a choice of restaurants such as Losean for contemporary Indian Ocean cuisine, Pool Restaurant and Bar for light lunch dishes and Curieuse restaurant for Asian dining. The resort also features a dramatic rooftop lounge – Takamaka Terrace – which is perfect for cocktails at the end of a wonderfully relaxing day. The Raffles Spa is located just steps from Anse Takamaka, set amongst natural rock formations offering charming views over the ocean. Recreational possibilities include two outdoor infinity swimming pools, kayaking, snorkelling and stand up paddle boarding, whilst kids and teens will be thoroughly entertained in the Sugar Palm Club where a wide variety of activities await. If you wish to book your luxury Seychelles holiday to this peaceful retreat, then please get in touch with our specialists.
Prices include flights, 7 nights accommodation with breakfast and private transfers.
Our pricing aims to give an indication of the prices in low and high season. Low season for the Seychelles is generally between the months of May to June, high season runs from July to August and October to December. Prices are based on 2 sharing (unless otherwise indicated) and include return economy flights from London. Regional departures and single supplements are available on request. Date restrictions, terms and conditions apply to our special offers, please call for details.
If you are looking for a relaxing island holiday, where you can spend your days surrounded by tropical forests, white sand beaches and crystal blue water, then Praslin is the perfect location on your luxury holiday to the Seychelles. Experience a snippet of paradise on this mesmerising island, where you will discover the Vallée de Mai - a UNESCO World Heritage Site and the picturesque beach of Anse Lazio. An ideal base for island hopping, there are regular excursions to Curieuse - a great place for spotting giant tortoises.
The Raffles Spa is characterised by its peaceful ambiance and rejuvenating range of treatments. The 13 open air treatment rooms offer mesmerising views of the huge granite rocks, pristine waters and lush gardens. There is also a fitness studio, steam room, sauna, outdoor lounge with pool and a beauty salon – perfect for a luxury spa break in the Seychelles.
Experience a range of delightful culinary experiences at this lavish resort, from dining under the stars to a picnic on the beach. Executive Chef Chris Meredith oversees the creative collection of dining opportunities, working with local ingredients to present dishes from around the world.
Raffles Seychelles offers guests staying in its One and Two Bedroom Villas 24 hour service from the Raffles Butlers. From the moment of arrival to the hour of departure, the Butlers are available to offer a helping hand. The dedicated team are happy to help with a range of requests – whether you want your bags unpacked, a bath prepared, laundry services or refreshments on your return from a day spent on the beach. Experience the ultimate indulgence on your lavish Seychelles holiday.
Located just south of the equator the Seychelles experiences a tropical climate with temperatures ranging from 24°C and 32°C making it the perfect destination year round. May to September the cooling southeast tradewinds blow, bringing livelier seas and the possibility of seaweed. October to April bring the warm northwest tradewinds which sees an increase in temperatures and humidity. All but the southernmost islands fall outside the cyclone belt with January and February being the wettest months – rainfall is in short sharp intervals.
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