Luxury hotel holiday Raffles Praslin Seychelles

Raffles Praslin offers a super location where you can enjoy 24-hour in villa dining service, breath-taking ocean views and sublime cuisine from the comfort of your own outdoor pavilion, or even a private romantic dinner on the beach at sunset. The award-winning Raffles Spa is also ideal for couples dreaming of unwinding and reconnecting in luxurious spa facilities. Equally, special touches such as the family fun programme offering crab hunting, ranger experiences and more and the kids' club that even gifts a holiday memento to each child make families feel right at home at Raffles Praslin. Families and couples alike thrive at this resort, whether they spend their time exploring Praslin's stunning coastline, visiting neighbouring islands or trying out some water sports.
Included in your Expressions holiday
  • Accommodation in a double or twin room on bed and breakfast
  • Scheduled flights with British Airways London to Mahe
  • Onward flight Mahe to Praslin and car transfer
  • Concierge service and Expressions Holidays regional helpful hints
  • Optional room, board and flight upgrades. Details on request

Luxury bepoke holidays to Raffles, Praslin

Raffles Praslin is a 5-star paradise of an island resort in a beautiful coastal location. With an award-winning spa, diverse dining choices and inspiring activities and excursions it offers guests a luxurious, indulgent retreat.

Facts in brief

Official star rating 5

Location Praslin

Annual opening All year

Closest airport Seychelles International Airport

Distance from airport 15 minute seaplane journey

Hotel facilities and services

Raffles Spa, 6 Restaurants, 2 Bars, The Sugar Palm Kids' Club, Raffles Boutique and Café, Babysitting, Beach Access, Outdoor Pools, 24-hour In-villa Dining, 24-hour Butler Service, Concierge.

Complimentary

WiFi, Overnight Shoeshine Service, International Newspapers, DVD Library, The Sugar Palm Club for children, Non-motorised Water Sports.

Complimentary watersports

Snorkelling, Kayaking.

Chargeable watersports

Boat Excursions, Diving, Fishing, Sailing, Paddle Boarding.

Land sports

Table Tennis, Hiking Trails, Cycling, Frisbee, Darts, Yoga, Billiards, Jogging, Beach Football.

Out and about nearby

UNESCO World Heritage Site of Vallée de Mai, Anse Lazio beach, Curieuse (home to giant tortoises), La Digue island, Aride Island, Mahé by scenic ferry ride.

Sports nearby

18-hole Championship Golf Course

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Garden pool villa for 7 nights

From about

£3,220

Holiday Code EXH46063

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bepoke holidays to Raffles, Praslin

Room descriptions

Raffles Praslin has 86 spacious villas featuring private plunge pool, outdoor pavilion, bath tub with view, private rain shower, complimentary WiFi, Nepresso coffee machine, tea facilities and private bar.

Garden View Villa
Partial Ocean View Villa
Ocean View Villa
Panoramic View Villa
One Bedroom Garden View Villa
One Bedroom Ocean View Villa
One Bedroom Panoramic View Villa
Two Bedroom Ocean View Villa
Two Bedroom Beachfront Villa

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Garden pool villa for 7 nights

From about

£3,220

Holiday Code EXH46063

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bepoke holidays to Raffles, Praslin

The journey and how you get there

For a holiday to Raffles Praslin, 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. Raffles Praslin is about 30 minutes by car from Praslin airport and Expressions Holidays will arrange a private car transfer.

Additional information

Children: The Sugar Palm Club caters for toddlers, children and teenagers, allowing children to enjoy Praslin through a variety of fun, educational and age appropriate activities, from treasure hunts to island excursions. Children's menus are available at two hotel restaurants and babysitting can be arranged.

Holiday price guide Sample prices are per person based on two people sharing a Garden pool villa for 7 nights

From about

£3,220

Holiday Code EXH46063

The prices displayed here are a guide only. Each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect all actual costs including up-to-date special offers.

Luxury bepoke holidays to Raffles, 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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