Barefoot tropical island luxury at its very best. The style is simple, yet every modern convenience is incorporated. Enjoy luxurious, rustic castaway-style accommodation on this island retreat, where every day provides the opportunity to experience something new.
In the breathtaking Amirantes archipelago, Four Seasons at Desroches Island is one of Seychelles' most beautiful island escapes - perfect for a luxury Seychelles honeymoon or a family holiday. Discover 9 miles of pristine white sand beaches; kayak inside the reef; explore the island by bicycle; indulge in a spa treatment or two; relax on your pool terrace; or let your children get to know the giant tortoises at the kids club.
Luxurious suites and villas on Desroches Island, all with pool or plunge pool and direct beach access, are tucked into lush gardens. Amenities include complimentary Wifi, sound bar and large HD TV. One-bedroom Bungalows include a plunge pool and indoor/outdoor bathroom, while superbly-appointed one and two-bedroom Suites open onto a terrace, small pool and beachside lawn. Ocean View Pool Villas sleep 2 adults, plus 1 child & 1 infant. Several one-bedroom villas are ideal for couples seeking a little more space, while for larger families or groups, the two, three, four and five bedroom Residences are the perfect answer.
One of the highlights of a stay at Four Seasons Desroches is the excellent 'island experience' cuisine and the remarkable ocean-edge dining options. Claudine is inspired by the Mediterranean with French and Italian specialities with regular themed evenings, while The Lighthouse provides grills and seafood in an idyllic setting. For all-day items, The Deli is the answer; it's also ideal for making delicious picnics if you're off on a day island exploring. In-Villa dining and a private Chef can also be arranged.
The best time to visit Desroches island in Seychelles may be determined by the activities you are planning to do when visiting. The resort's main recreation hub, the Castaway Centre on Sunset Beach, is where you'll find water sports including snorkelling, kayaks, paddle boards, windsurfing as well as diving and fishing excursions. Desroches is renowned as a fishing paradise with fly, bottom and deep sea fishing, depending on season. The island is also home to some of the best diving in Seychelles and has 15 classified dive sites for viewing the array of marine life and coral outcrops.
A spectacular Oceanside Spa offers simple, natural luxury with a range of massages and treatments. For younger guests, the Kids for All Seasons offers complimentary daily activities and there's a Teen's Club too. The island is free to explore with the best way by bicycle on its 9 miles of trails; all the island's key beaches have beach huts with a supply of towels and cool bottles of water in a fridge. An interactive Discovery Centre provides a fascinating insight into the variety of fauna, flora and marine life on Desroches Island. With no light pollution, star-gazing is a truly memorable experience particularly when the stars cover the entire sky.
Four Seasons at Desroches Island also makes a perfect twin-island combo with Four Seasons other Seychelles property on the main island of Mahe and you can read about this in our recent blog.
40 minutes by scheduled flight from Mahe Island
Variety of water sports including snorkelling, kayaks, paddle boards, windsurfing & sailing. Excellent fishing excursions and scuba diving are also available. On land there's cycling, a fitness centre, tennis, volleyball, nature walks, Discovery Centre, Spa, yoga pavilion, beauty salon, Kids for All Seasons and a Teen's Club
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