Raffles Seychelles

Raffles Seychelles is located on the North-Eastern tip of Praslin, the second largest granite island in the Seychelles.

With UNESCO world heritage sites close by, Raffles Hotel and Resort Seychelles was the first in the hotel chain to be launched, opening its doors in 2011.

Having won a series of Awards including ‘Luxury Hotel of the Year’ in the 2017 Luxury Travel Awards, the resort is well suited to a range of purposes, whether guests are travelling for business, relaxation or adventure.

Luxury Plus
Five Star
  • Destination


  • Location


  • Island Size

    Not Available

  • Reef Type

    Not Available

  • Suitable Options

    Honeymooners, Families,

  • Meal Plans

    BB, HB, FB,

  • Number of Rooms

    86 Rooms

  • No. of Restaurants

    2 Restaurants

  • Number of Bars

    3 Bars

  • Transfer Type

    Ferry (30 Mins), Car (30 Mins)

Villas & Residences

Raffles Seychelles offers Eight Private Pool villa categories, comprising of:

  • Hillside View Pool Villa
  • Ocean View Pool Villa
  • Panoramic Pool Villa
  • One Bedroom Garden View Villa
  • One Bedroom Ocean View Villa
  • One Bedroom Panoramic View Villa
  • Two Bedroom Ocean View Pool Villa
  • Two Bedroom Beachfront Villa

The Pool villas are a popular choice for couples, with a maximum occupancy of two and the choice of garden or ocean views. They also come with a private plunge pool, private terrace, sheltered pavilion with day bed and dining table, walk-in closet, yoga mat and sketch pad along with a en-suite.

Panoramic View Villas can be found on top of the resort with 180 degree views of the Indian Ocean and private plunge pool, private terrace, working desk, fridges and a yoga mat, offering more than enough space for an occupancy of two.

Food & Beverages

Raffles Seychelles offers 6 different restaurants, ranging from Curieuse Restaurant which offers an atmospheric setting to Losean Restaurant which serves international breakfast dishes and local cuisine for evening meals.

The Pool Restaurant and Bar serves salads, sandwiches and sashimi while the Sushi Room celebrates the islands world-class catch.

24-hour private dining is also available, providing guests with the option to eat when they want, and where they want.


The Raffles Spa features 12 treatment rooms, offering massages, facials and beauty treatments.

There is also a sauna, jacuzzi and 24-hour fitness centre for guests to use at their lesiure.


Guests can get to the resort via plane, a 15-minute ride from Mahe followed by a 30-minute drive to the resort. Helicopter transfers are also available to the Raffles’ helipad. Sea ferry’s and private boats can be arranged.

Property Highlights

It is the only property on the island that has direct access from the beach to all the excursions to the other islands. It is very well positioned for tours in and around Praslin.