Desroches Island Resort, Desroches Island, Seychelles
A haven of barefoot luxury – Desroches Island is a luxurious private resort situated in the Amirante Archipelago in the far outer reaches of the Seychelles, a cluster of remote coral atolls, 230km southwest of Mahé (the main island of the Seychelles). The Amirantes are regarded as some of the most pristine, untouched islands in the world. Desroches Island is approximately 6km long and 1km wide and is one of only two outer islands that currently offer accommodation facilities.
The geographical isolation of Desroches Island creates an incredible sense of peace and tranquility, setting the perfect scene for quality time with loved ones. Privately owned and with only one resort on the entire island, you are afforded absolute freedom and unrivalled privacy.
Facilities & Activities:
Desroches needs to be experienced to be believed… quiet picnics on secluded beaches, sunset cruises with loved ones, mesmerising encounters with captivating marine life and blissful pampering treatments; all in picture-perfect surrounds that enhance every sensation. The geographical isolation of Desroches creates an atmosphere of undisturbed solitude that encourages you to forget about the outside world and immerse yourself in all the natural wonders and five-star luxury the island has to offer. Desroches is a private island, featuring a wide variety excellent facilities, including: Restaurant & Bar, Beach Grill & Dining Area, Central Pool, Activity & Watersports Centre, Escape Spa with massage and beauty treatments, Library & Business Area, Internet Access Area, Gymnasium, Tennis Court, Boutique Shop, Kids Haven, Playground, Tortoise Sanctuary, Doctor Clinic.
Suites & Villas:
All of the high end guest suites and villas include Kayaks and bicycles, affording guests the means to explore this island paradise on both land and sea. The eighteen Beach Suites are ideally placed along the west-facing beach around the central area. Each air-conditioned beach suite offers privacy with its own veranda, lounge area a covered outdoor bath and outdoor shower. The Beach Villas offer views of the large infinity swimming pool. The Madame Zabre Villa has three private swimming pools.
Desroches offers the finest culinary experience inspired by the sensuous island atmosphere and the bounty of the Indian Ocean, prepared by a multi-cultural team with international experience and complimented by a world-class wine list. Indulge in an elegant dinner on the water’s edge, a romantic beach picnic for two, or a seafood feast in the privacy of your own villa.
Hotel Rating: *****
Hotel Address: Desroches Island Resort, Republic of Seychelles