Renowned for its rich ecosystem and responsible tourism, a family holiday in the Seychelles may equip your youngsters with valuable life lessons, not to mention a great time! Choose to spend time together kayaking, snorkelling, playing tennis and cycling, or utilise popular children’s clubs where kite flying and tortoise feeding are on the agenda. Our selected resort hotels below make a particularly good effort to encourage happy family holidays, and alongside clubs, many include together activities such as special treks, bike rides, boat trips and fish feeding which are not only great fun but provide an opportunity to meet other families. Let us guide you to the best resort for you and your brood – contact us now for friendly advice and help.
‘All Private Pool Accommodation – Tropical Hillside Location’
Four Seasons Resort Seychelles overlooks Petite Anse Bay on the West coast of Mahe. The accommodation, of villas, suites and residences traverse the hillside and have private pools and furnished decks that make the most of the tropical garden or ocean views. The resort has a main infinity pool that overlooks the beach and the Spa is situated on the hilltop enjoying panoramic views. Restaurants serve food from around the world including Japanese, Creole and Western dishes and there are two bars to relax and unwind in.
‘Private gardens and pools offer a surplus of space’
Constance Ephelia is surrounded by tropical vegetation and sits on the edge of two of Mahe’s beaches overlooking Port Launay National Marine Park. The villas, 1, 2 or 3 bedrooms, are located in the tropical gardens or near the beach – upgrade to one with private gardens and pools for extra privacy. Dining options are varied as there are 5 restaurants alongside bars located on the two beaches or in the resort. Activities include water sports and tennis and you can have a go at rock climbing and zip lining. Families are welcomed with Constance hospitality and the Kids Club at Ephelia has activities to keep young ones happy and tired.
‘Ecological Jewel – Exploration for Everyone’
Situated on Félicité a private island northeast of Mahé, Six Senses Zil Payson occupies a third of the island and embraces and celebrates the surrounding nature. The Pool Villas and Residences offer accommodation from one to four bedrooms, perfect for couples or families. Every villa has a private infinity-edge pool and a personal GEM (Guest Experience Maker). There are four restaurant/bars and opportunity for private fine dining and live cooking experiences. Activities at the resort include water sports such as snorkelling, diving and fishing, cycling on a neighbouring island La Digue, golfing on Praslin Island, cooking classes and guided tours of UNESCO World Heritage Site Vallee de Mai. For relaxation there is a spa, gym and yoga and meditation classes.