Luxury hotel holiday La Reserve Praslin Seychelles

Expressions Holidays recommends La Réserve to families and couples seeking a smaller resort on Praslin. With just 40 rooms, the hotel provides an intimate colonial-style atmosphere, complete with four-poster beds in all rooms. Rooms are practical and airy with terraces and deckchairs. The hotel boasts the largest pool in the Seychelles, so all those in need of swimming exercise need look no further, and children too, have their own pool. Other activities include excursions to outer islands, diving, cyling, sunset cruises and a gym. The hotel is well equipped for its size. The colonional feel is enhanced with daily complimentary afternoon tea complete with cakes and sandwiches. The food here is good with excellent fresh fish and local dishes a speciality. A great hotel for those seeking a colonial feel with modern facilities.
Included in your Expressions holiday
  • Accommodation in a double or twin room on bed and breakfast
  • Scheduled flights with British Airways London to Mahe and onward flights to Praslin
  • Private car transfer airport to hotel and back
  • Concierge service and Expressions Holidays regional helpful hints
  • Optional room, board and flight upgrades. Details on request

Luxury bepoke holidays to La Reserve, Praslin

La Réserve is a beautiful, intimate hotel in stunning natural surroundings. Guests can enjoy the largest pool in the Seychelles, a pristine private beach, excellent cuisine and superb spa facilities at this beautifully secluded island getaway.

Facts in brief

Location Praslin

Annual opening All year

Closest airport Mahé then onward flight to Praslin

Distance from airport About 30 minutes by car from Praslin airport. Praslin is 15 minutes by plane from Mahé

Hotel facilities and services

40 Rooms, Swimming Pool, Children's Pool, 2 restaurants, 3 bars, Laundry, Business Centre.


Buffet Breakfast and/or Dinner, Daily Afternoon Tea & Coffee, Music Entertainment 4 times a week, Gym, Kayaks, Snorkelling Equipment, Beach Towels.

Complimentary watersports

Kayaks, Snorkelling Equipment.

Chargeable watersports

Big Game Fishing.

Land sports

Complimentary: Gym.

Out and about nearby

Giant Tortoise Park.

From about

Holiday Code WW21

Luxury bepoke holidays to La Reserve, Praslin

Room descriptions

All 40 rooms at La Réserve have private bathroom with shower, ocean view, terrace with deckchairs, air conditioning, ceiling fan, minibar, tea and coffee facilities, telephone, safe, hairdryer, iron and ironing board, satellite television.

Colonial Superior Room
Beachfront Deluxe Room
Bois d'Amour Suite

From about

Holiday Code WW21

Luxury bepoke holidays to La Reserve, Praslin

The journey and how you get there

For a holiday to the Domaine de la Reserve Hotel, Seychelles, Expressions Holidays includes flights from London to Mahe with British Airways direct. The flying time is about 10 hours. There are flights with other international airlines, for example Emirates with departures from London and UK regional airports via Dubai. From Mahe you fly on to Praslin with Air Seychelles. Flying time is about 20 minutes. Domaine de la Reserve Hotel is about 30 minutes by car from Praslin airport and Expressions Holidays will arrange a private car transfer.

Additional information

Children: When sharing with 2 adults, children under 11 years stay for free year round on a bed and brekafast basis.

From about

Holiday Code WW21

Luxury bepoke holidays to La Reserve, Praslin

Highlights of the Seychelles

The famous coco de mer found in the Vallee de Mai on Praslin. Paintings by numerous local artists including Michael Adams and Christine Harter to be viewed and purchased. Local handicrafts include batik, pottery, clothes and boxes made from local wood. The amazing beaches of the islands including Anse Lazio on Praslin and Anse Source d`Argent on La Digue. Cousin Island off Praslin is home to several endangered species of birds and the black noddies. Walks on the islands. Toddy made from coconut palm. Local beers are called Seybrew and EKU. Creole dishes include a great range of fish from kingfish to grouper, carri coco (a meat or fish curry with coconut cream) and tec-tec soup.

Facts in brief

Capital Victoria
Airport Seychelles International Airport
Size The islands have a collective size of 175 sq. miles. The island of Mahé is 56 sq. miles.
Population 95,000
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