Framed by pristine power-white beaches and a crystal clear lagoon, this 375-acre coral island is set amid tropical vegetation and coconut palms. A short flight from Mahé, Denis Private Island in the Seychelles is home to some of the Indian Ocean’s most rare bird species and colourful marine life. Offering authentic island living in a luxury setting, facilities include a swimming pool, spa and a choice of watersports.
The resort’s therapists are on hand to pamper guests with a selection of therapies inspired by Seychellois, Indian and Swedish techniques. Using island essential oils, fine sand from the pristine beaches and other natural product in the privacy of a garden courtyard, there are few more idyllic places to rejuvenate and reconnect with the transforming power of nature.
-Offering 25 elegant beachfront cottages, Denis Private Island is the perfect tropical cocoon to enjoy the barefoot luxury of authentic, island living. Whether in Caprice or Pecheur, Tortue or Galate, reclusive relaxation and privacy are guaranteed. Each cottage has an open living space offering unpretentious comfort, an open-air bathroom, daybed, plunge pool and outdoor dining and barbeque area.
-This private island estate provides natural Creole charm, with a wide choice of laid-back activities and facilities for guests. Whether sunbathing on the beach, swimming in the lagoon or the pool or discovering the island’s flora and fauna on a nature tour, the pace is unhurried and relaxed. Equally, active guests can jog around the island, enjoy a game of tennis, or canoe around the island, while those who wish to venture further afield can take a day excursion to another island.
-Whether it is breakfast in bed or a romantic candlelit dinner on the beach, the refined cuisine of Denis Private Island is a delight, featuring local Creole specialities, barbecues on the beach and elegantly presented five-course table d’hôte dinners in the dining room or on the pool deck. The resident chef prepares a choice of succulent dishes fresh from the island’s estate, and there is a creative and extensive buffet with live cooking stations. In addition, the Wine Cellar has an inventory of fine New and Old World wines and is the perfect setting for a degustation with friends or for an intimate dinner for two.