Raffles Praslin Seychelles

With a near perfect climate, tropical foliage, and spotless beaches, Praslin Island is the ideal escape in the Seychelles Archipelago. Raffles Praslin is the place to stay, set only minutes away from Anse Lazio, one of the best beaches in the world and offering luxury service and accommodation. The property offers 86 villas and villa suites, with striking contemporary design, the modernity of which seamlessly complements the surrounding natural beauty. With its own helipad, the resort can be reached in less than 15 minutes direct from Mahe island. It makes an ideal choice for a family holiday or a luxury Seychelles honeymoon.

Raffles_Praslin_Panoramic Villa Raffles Praslin - main swimming pool Raffles Seychelles spa treatment pavilion

Special Offers

  • 2018 Late Deal: Save 25% on stays of 7-9 nights; or save 20% for stays of 4-6 nights. Plus, receive free upgrade to Half Board! Available for stays until 25 December 2018
  • 2019 Offers: Up to 30% discount for stays of 7-9 nights; save 25% for 4-6 nights. Plus, stay at least 5 nights and receive Free Half Board dine-around for stays 10 Jan-12 Apr; 28 Apr-31 Jul; & 1 Sep-25 Dec 2019; combinable with honeymoon/anniversary offer below
  • Honeymoon Offer: Save up to 40%, depending on travel date; minimum 4 night stay. Plus, 'treats' including 60 minute spa treatment per person per stay & bottle of Champagne. Offer also valid for couples celebrating Wedding Anniversaries
  • Alternative offers apply for 2-bed villas - please call for full details
  • For further details, please speak to one of the experienced Mahlatini team and let them tailor your individual holiday

Raffles Praslin delivers some of the most spacious accommodation in Seychelles, with spectacular views from the villas sitting on Praslin Island's lush green slopes. From first-hand experience, those with ocean views are well worth it! The resort also has several 2-bedroom villas which can sleep up to 4 adults and 2 children; two of these have beach access. Staying at Raffles is effortless, leaving Raffles is another matter; plush interiors encompass all you could imagine. Share a meal at the dining table, stay in touch through complimentary Wi-Fi, or just relax, be that on your open air balcony, outdoor pavilion or in your plunge pool. A unique feature of the villas here is the inclusion of an easel and sketching paper - something on which to channel the inspiration the island brings.

Cuisine is a big part of a stay at Raffles Praslin and there are several restaurants and bars at the resort, all of which deliver distinctive atmosphere and charm. Delicious cuisine ranges from Mediterranean to local Seychellois and Indian Ocean dishes and there's also The Sushi Room. Breakfast, served at Losean Restaurant, is a real treat just for the huge choice of tempting and tantalising breakfast dishes from around the world, while the pool bar restaurant is the perfect place for a delicious lunchtime snack and cooling drink. Private dining options, either on the terrace of your own villa, or in a private beachside or garden setting, can also be arranged.

The Raffles Spa is a 'must do'; with 12 treatment Pavilions, including 6 couples rooms, the huge choice of treatments and therapies as well as yoga sessions ensure guests leave feeling relaxed and refreshed. The hotel is perfectly located for excursions around Praslin island as well as to the charming neighbouring islands of La Digue and to Curieuse Island, a national park. Raffles Seychelles is also an excellent choice for combining with other luxury Seychelles resorts as part of a tailor-made Seychelles island-hopping holiday.

Raffles Seychelles has its own helipad and is just a fabulous 12 minute helicopter transfer direct from Seychelles International Airport on Mahe Island - the perfect way to arrive at this wonderful resort!

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Getting There

Situated on Praslin, approximately a 15 minute helicopter transfer direct from Mahe. Alternatively take a 15-minute light aircraft flight to Praslin and then a 35 minute private car transfer.


A range of water and land based activities, including snorkeling, kayaking, fishing, sailing, beach football, giant chess, and hiking. Kids & Teens clubs. Fully-equipped gym. Feeding the resort's giant tortoises. The resort's 'Ranger for Day' programme allows you to spend the day with a park ranger on the neighbouring island of Curieuse. You'll get a rare, behind the scenes look and access to a rich and diverse nature reserve home to 100's of giants Tortoises, tropical birds, turtles, Coco de Mer palms and other rich and endemic flora and fauna.

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Rosie Lee & Nicholas Bathurst

Everyone was very polite and the food was amazing. Beautiful resort

28/08/2018 Read full trip review

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Ms Clare James

The facilities were all there but the place isn't very pretty. Lots of concrete!! Looks like an upmarket housing development. You can't walk around easily as the 'paths' have been designed for golf buggies to shuttle people about. Having said that the villa rooms are lovely, not as spacious as Northolme but very nice. Villa pool was a plunge pool, quite small. Very pricey place! Many communal spaces felt very…

26/10/2017 Read full trip review

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