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Raffles Seychelles: A Natural Escapade

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The Raffles Seychelles is a picture-perfect destination where natural beauty is in abundance coupled with its locational advantage gives guests the ideal holiday option. The luxury resort is situated on the northeast tip of Praslin island, about 40 kilometers from the main island of Mahé, which makes it easily accessible with a 15-minute plane ride from Mahé, followed by a 25-minute drive to the resort or a 15-minute helicopter ride from Mahe, with direct landing at the resort’s helipad and the final option, a 60-minute boat ride from Mahé, followed by a 20-minute drive to the resort. In either option, the landscape is just mesmerizing.

The property offers guests an option of 86 villas, including one and two bedroom options. The Villa categories are varied from 10 Garden View Pool Villas to 16 Partial Ocean View Pool Villas, 30 Ocean View Pool Villas, 18 Panoramic Pool Villas, two one-Bedroom Garden View Villas, four one-Bedroom Ocean View Villas, two one-Bedroom Panoramic Villas, two two-Bedroom Ocean View Villas and the two two-Bedroom Beachfront Villas. All the villas are fully-equipped with a private plunge pool and open-air balcony with sundeck chairs, outdoor sheltered pavilion with day bed and dining table, bath tub with a view and private outdoor rain shower, complimentary wireless internet access, Nespresso coffee machine, tea facilities and private bar (in-villa and pavilion) and the complimentary Raffles Butler service round-the-clock in One and Two Bedroom Villas (at supplement for the Pool Villa categories).

For the food enthusiast, the Resort has a plethora of options ranging from the Losean Restaurant which offers buffet breakfast and an Indian Ocean-inspired evening menu, to the Curieuse Restaurant offering Asian cuisine, embracing dishes from India, China and South East Asia; The Sushi Room offering a traditional assortment of nigiri, tataki, maki and sashimi and the pool restaurant and bar which serves light lunch dishes and drinks. One can relax at the Raffles Boutique and Café, the Takamaka Terrace or the Danzil Lounge which serves signature classic cocktails, fine wines, spirits and casual dining. Guests can indulge in cooking classes which are organized at Pti Zil Beach or enjoy a shisha at the Pool Bar.

Guests looking to have that private moment with their special ones can also opt for the alfresco dining at any favourite location, for a romantic dinner under the stars, a barbecue on the beach, or a sundowner overlooking Anse Lazio. There are also different venues available for special occasions be leisure or business, a board meeting, corporate gathering, wedding or a gala dinner.

Guests looking to explore the outdoors can indulge in some activities for couples or families ranging from water activities such as snorkeling, kayaking, diving, standup paddling, fishing, sailing and boat excursions. The other activities offered are hiking, biking, table tennis, beach football and access to the nearby 18-hole championship golf course. There is also the wellness and family-fun programme offers with additional activities such as rise and shine jog, morning beach stretch, crab hunting and Creole fishing.

The award-winning Raffles Spa offers luxurious open-air treatment pavilions with services which include massages, body and face treatments, couple’s experiences, fitness classes, yoga, Pilates, personal training and fitness assessments. The facilities include 13 treatment pavilions – including two spa suites for couples, a living lounge and tea room, fitness studio, steam room, sauna, whirlpools, and experience showers with an outdoor lounge with soaking pool, beauty salon and spa boutique

Kids can enjoy at the Sugar Palm Club which is a dedicated kids club designed for toddlers, children and teenagers. The lively team creates social and educational activities.

A SPECIAL ‘END OF YEAR’ MIDDLE EAST OFFER

Stay a minimum of three nights in any villa-type and enjoy a discount off contracted rate, Spa Treatments, accompanied by a complimentary upgrade to half board. This offer is valid for the Middle East Market.

Booking Period: 1 November – 15 December 2017

Travel Period: 18 November to 25 December 2017.

Contact for Middle East reservations: sales@1001arabianconnections.com | Telephone: +9714 3706227 | Email: bookus.praslin@raffles.com