Luxury Holidays in Seychelles
Located on the white sands of the Anse Takamaka Beach on the beautiful north-east coast of the island of Praslin, the Raffles Seychelles is set against a magnificent backdrop of spectacular granite rocks and lush tropical landscapes.
Beautifully appointed and featuring a private pool and spacious outdoor area, this villa-only resort is designed in contemporary style with creole-inspire architecture.
The impressive selection of cuisine ranges from contemporary Mediterranean dishes and creole specialities at ‘Losean’ to fresh seafood and grill at ‘Curieuse’ and light bites and snacks at ‘Pool bar’, as well as an impressive collection of wines, liquors and cocktail concoctions to satiate the palates of the discerning guests.
Along with two swimming pools, a state-of-the-art fitness centre and an array of water sports & kid’s & teens clubs. The resort is also home to the signature Raffles Spa, with all treatment rooms offering stunning views.
The Panoramic Villa takes its place on the highest point of the resort, promising an unmatched view of the outer lying islands strung on the horizon of the sea.
Royal Oceanview Villa Suite
Offering magnificent ocean views, Royal Oceanview Villa Suites are available in one-bedroom options. Each Villa Suite features a generous parlor spanning 70 sqm and a spacious outdoor sheltered pavilion and plunge pool. The luxury of space makes the Royal Oceanview Villa Suite ideal for honeymoon celebrations.
Royal Panoramic View Villa Suite
The 1-bedroom Royal Panoramic View Villa Suites are prized for their location atop the resort with uninterrupted views of the ocean and lush greenery. Bathrooms are designed to take maximum advantage of the vantage point, with soaking tubs offering stunning views.
Raffles Oceanview Villa Suite (Two Bedrooms)
Commanding unobstructed view of the vast ocean, the Raffles Oceanview Villa Suite epitomises the true essence of luxury and style. With two separate bedrooms and ensuite bathrooms, an elegant parlour and an extensive outdoor living space, the two-bedroom villa suite is the perfect haven to enjoy the paradise settings with your loved ones.
Raffles Beachfront Villa Suite (Two Bedrooms)
Within steps from the coastline of the beach, the 2-bedroom Raffles Beachfront Villa Suite is surrounded by an abundance of greenery for greater privacy and exclusivity.
With vistas of the island’s lush landscape extending from each of the 18 Hillside Villas, these villas offer a tranquil sanctuary befitting of a luxury vacation. Designed to take full advantage of the tropical paradise ambience, Hillside Villas also feature a private plunge pool and outdoor rain shower.
Strategically located on a vantage point, the Oceanview Villa looks out to the azure sea and Curieuse island. The soft color scheme adopted for the interior décor in the villas creates a lovely contrast against the dramatic hues on the Indian Ocean.
The Raffles Spa, located steps away from the stunning coastline of Anse Takamaka, is the perfect haven for a complete rejuvenation of the mind, body and soul. The signature Raffles Spa embraces the philosophy of living well and at the core of Raffles’ spa philosophy is the pearl, adored for her cherished beauty and charm. Thematic showpieces made of pearl are elegantly displayed throughout the spa to depict the unique source of inspiration. The unique lustre of every pearl begins as a grain of sand, an expression of the Raffles Spa transformation - an enriching journey that takes guests through an all encompassing renewal and rejuvenation of body and mind – all supported by a team of highly skilled therapists.
The luxurious spa features 13 Treatment Pavilions, each showcasing the spectacular panoramic view of the blue ocean, white sandy beaches and dramatic granite boulders, from every window. Set among natural rock formations and high above the water, even the journey to the treatment pavilions is an intrinsic part of the Raffles Spa experience.
The Sugar Palm Club
Drawing inspiration from the original of name Praslin -Isle des Palmes, The Sugar Palm Club is a dedicated kids' club catering to toddlers, children and even teenagers on the resort.
Lively, educational and age appropriate activities are coordinated by the Recreation team to ensure that the young ones can enjoy the idyllic paradise of Praslin, as much as their parents do. Assigned to 3 separate themed rooms based on their age groups, the children are free to socialize, play and mingle amongst peers of similar ages. All children will also receive a special memento, courtesy of the resort.
The in-house sundry store offers a selection of sundries from newspapers and magazines to daily necessities such as sunscreen lotion and snack items.
The Boutique will also boats an exquisite variety of local and imported accessories, clothing, and collectible souvenirs specially handpicked to reflect the unique tradition and charm of the Creole culture.
Gymnasium and Outdoor Movement Pavilion
Adjacent to the Raffles Spa is a world-class gymnasium with state-of-the-art equipment, for the exclusive use of residents only. Artfully designed with the quest towards health and fitness in mind, the gymnasium is the ultimate space for a good workout regime.
A bright and airy Movement Pavilion sets the stage for a personal Yoga or Pilates session with the in-house instructor.
Curieuse Pool Bar
This pool-side bar offers residents fresh juices, refreshments and light fare, ideal for an idyllic day by the pool. The culinary experience is complimented with refreshing signature cocktails, mock tails, ice teas, ice coffees, smoothies and in addition to a wide array of alcoholic beverages.
The restaurant, so named after the nearby Curieuse island, exudes a breezy atmosphere in a relaxed and casual venue. Curieuse has an island-chic mood and offers the highest quality of seafood prepared with light modern cooking methods. A small but fine a la carte menu is complimented by a comprehensive daily changing specialty.
Danzil Lounge Bar
Named after a local promontory of the same name, Danzil offers guests inspiring vistas that overlook the landscape towards the ocean. Danzil features an extensive array of skillfully prepared cocktails, premium alcoholic beverages with a reach selection of rare whiskies, cognac, rums and wines. For those who want to enjoy a pre-dinner drink or post dinner drink with a cigar a wide selection of Cuban Cigars is also available.
Losean Delicatessen is a comfortable yet relaxing boutique-like outlet offering homemade products like jams, marmalade chutneys, relish .
The Deli will also feature Chocolate pralines, Macaroons, Cooking books, Spices, Gifts & Mini bar Items.
Meaning 'ocean' in Creole, Losean is open for breakfast and dinner and features contemporary Mediterranean cuisine with influence from the Indian ocean. The main attraction will be the open kitchen and the abundance of the homemade fresh products.
Takamaka Terrace Lounge
Takamaka Rooftop Lounge offers dramatic vistas overlooking the sea and exudes a sophisticated, soothing ambience. It offers premium cognacs, whiskies, wine, classic cocktails and signature Raffles cocktails under the stars. Takamaka will set the mood for those who want to enjoy a pre-dinner Cocktail or post dinner Cocktail with a Shisha.
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