Set by its own picturesque beach on the northern tip of Mahé, the boutique Carana Beach hotel is a blend of modern twists on traditional Seychelles architecture combined with a contemporary, chic feel. Supported by the owner's culture of genuine Seychellois hospitality, it provides the perfect ambience if you are looking to unwind and relax on your Seychelles holiday and is a definite honeymoon favourite.
Designed to accentuate the Seychelles environment, all chalets are ocean facing and framed by lush gardens and giant granite boulders; some also have their own plunge pool and direct beach access. Although not protected by a reef, swimming is possible from the beach while the lovely main pool has a stunning beachfront setting. For a wider selection of water sports, Mahe's longest beach, Beau Vallon, is just 5 miles away. The hotel has a small spa with an excellent selection of treatments. Carana Beach is also a great choice for a Seychelles island-hopping holiday, particularly if combining with exquisite Denis Private Island.
Designed to accentuate the Seychelles environment, all chalets at Carana Beach are framed by lush vegetation and giant granite boulders, while set just a few steps from the white sand beach. All are spacious with an ocean-themed décor and enjoy gorgeous ocean views; some also have their own plunge pool and direct beach access - the only 4 star deluxe property in Seychelles to offer private pools.
Accommodation at Carana Beach Seychelles includes 28 Oceanview Chalets - perfect for couples or families - while 12 slightly more luxurious Oceanview Pool Chalets have their own plunge pool - perfect for a Seychelles honeymoon or anniversary. All rooms are air-conditioned and have a lovely chic feel with beautifully appointed ensuite bathroom, open terrace with loungers, LED satellite TV, and feature complimentary Wifi. Oceanview Pool Chalets also have Nespresso machines.
Dining is an important part of a stay at Carana Beach with menus inspired and sourced from the hotel's family-owned farm. Multiple dining options are available including beach orders throughout the day as well as delicious fresh dishes in the hotel's main beachside restaurant. A delightful lounge bar has lovely ocean views and is the perfect place for enjoying a cocktail while listening to the sound of the ocean.
For relaxation and play, there's a lovely beachfront swimming pool while the hotel's Spa & Wellness centre offers a choice of therapeutic spa treatments. The hotel is an excellent choice whatever time of year you visit, although please note that the sea can be rough with larger waves between July and September.
35 minutes by car from Seychelles International airport and 15 minutes from the capital, Victoria. The hotel has been designed to accentuate the wild nature of this stunning location; each chalet boasts a view from every room spilling out onto breathtaking turquoise waters, all framed by a lush tropical garden with a granite backdrop.
Excursions around Mahe, catamaran cruises, diving and fishing can all be arranged. Complimentary Wifi throughout the resort. Carana Beach makes an ideal choice with a stay on another island as part of a Seychelles island-hopping holiday.
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Elegant new hotel with a wonderful beach. Staff was very friendly and helpful; our food allergies were remembered. A private pool room is perfect for quiet secluded relaxation. Great ending for our honeymoon trip.
We loved Carana Beach Hotel. It sits on an absolutely gorgeous white sand beach, and is in good proximity to Beau Vallon & Victoria. We really enjoyed that it was in a fairly central location because it made it much easier for us to get out and explore! The staff was very friendly and accommodating, our room was decorated so beautifully, and everyone was very professional!
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