Amirantes Archipelago, Seychelles
Venture out to the island of Desroches in the Seychelles and experience 14 kilometres of immaculate powdery sand beaches and crystal blue waters – all protected by its very own coral reef and just a 40-minute flight from Mahé international airport.
Desroches is made up of 17 beach villas and 34 suites, all surrounded by lush flora and fauna, offering each guests the utmost in comfort and style. Tastefully decorated in pastels of the colonial era, each suite comes fully equipped with king size bed, mosquito net, comfortable armchairs and all other modern amenities. The bedrooms open out to a verandah covered by the shade of the coconut trees and a gorgeous view of the ocean. The restaurant at the resort, has the option of barefoot beach dining and all ingredients are sources from Desroches Island’s very own plantation and daily catches.
Never short on entertainment, the water sports and activities centre offers an array of activities. Explore the island by complimentary bicycle ending up at one of the many secluded beaches and have the restaurant prepare a picnic lunch for you or schedule a fishing trip and try your hand at deep sea marlin, tuna and wahoo fishing. Hop across to nearby islands and give fly fishing a go too! Diving and snorkelling is a guaranteed unforgettable experience, with no less than 14 spectacular sites nearby and a team of professionals to guide you every step of the way. For the more active, windsurfers, kayaks and pedalos are also available as well as tennis courts, state of the art gym and petanque lawns.
Indulge yourself at Escape Spa – set beside the ocean and combining traditional Asian massage techniques with full body treatments that will leave you feeling wonderfully relaxed.
Desroches Island Resort Information
- Location & Getting There
The private Desroches Island is a luxurious Seychelles Resort in the Amirante Archipelago, a 40-minute flight from Mahe International Airport.
The resort is made up of 17 beach villas and 34 suites, all surrounded by lush flora and fauna. Beach Suites and Luxury Beach Suites are situated just few metres from the beach with a private deck, the latter equipped with a private plunge pool and living area too. Beach villas come in 3 to 5 bedroom options, complete with a private rim flow swimming pool, a kitchen, and a central living and entertainment area. Lastly, the Madam Zabre Villa features 3 bedrooms, 3 private swimming pools, a large central living and entertainment area, a modern, equipped Miele kitchen and a dining area.
- Tennis courts
- Water sports centre
- Dining: 2 restaurants
Guests are free to explore the island on the complimentary bikes, have the restaurant prepare a picnic lunch, or schedule a fishing trip to try catching some deep sea marlin, tuna and wahoo fishing. Diving and snorkelling is a guaranteed unforgettable experience, with no less than 14 spectacular sites nearby and a team of professionals to provide guidance. For the more active, windsurfers, kayaks and pedalos are also available.
Children of all ages are welcome. The Kid's Haven provides activities ranging from fishing, kayaking, skills learning and pizza making for children 5 to 12 years old. Alternatively, babysitting is available.