Accommodation rating: Superior
The Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa is a secluded hideaway with magnificent views of the Indian Ocean. This new gem is hidden along small beach coves on Beau Vallon Bay, 25 minutes northwest of Mahe airport. Retaining old world friendliness and charm, the hotel provides excellent service, understated luxury and casual elegance. You'll be captivated by the dramatic scenery and natural environment and soon understand why the hotel was designed and built in such a way as to protect the local palms and large granite boulders that are synonymous with the Seychelles.
40 bright and spacious villas offer large private balconies with oversized double daybeds, sun loungers and outdoor dining facilities. All have spectacular ocean views and are elevated above the ground on stilts. Surrounding the infinity pool are sun loungers and parasols and the Crow's Nest, with pool table, table tennis, darts and board games, can be used as a TV lounge or a reading room.
The restaurants offer panoramic ocean and mountain views, along with the ultimate 'under the stars' dining experience. The Ocean View Bar is a popular venue for enjoying a cocktail whilst taking in the magnificent Seychelles sunset. The Lobby Lounge, also open air, offers a range of beverages, pastries and afternoon tea. In addition to the outstanding water sports, beach facilities and Duniye Spa treatments there are a number of guided excursions to enjoy including sunset cruises, Mahé sightseeing, island hopping and a Robinson Crusoe style picnics.
Please call 020 3813 2966 for more information or to make a booking.