Cerf Island Resort
Cerf Island Resort with private and luxurious Villas
Our Expert’s Highlights
Welcome to the exclusive Cerf Island Resort, which consists of luxury villas hidden in the natural tropical surroundings, is located at the entrance to the Saint Anne Marine Park. Cerf Island is a private island with stunning dream beaches, great snorkeling, and lush palm palms.
Cerf Island Resort is a naturally elegant, unique boutique hotel resort that offers personal, private, and magnificent villas.
The resort’s architecture and Creole design have been seamlessly integrated with the natural surroundings. The enticing emptiness of nature’s tropical setting offers you your own surreal hideaway on the white dream beaches.
The legendary gigantic tortoises and flying foxes can still be seen in their natural habitat on this private island. Relax and listen to the calm sound of the waves on the beach and the wind in the trees. Your fantasy vacation in paradise has begun.
What we like:
- Relax on the fine, sandy beach while taking in the island’s tranquil, tropical ambiance.
- From the heli-platform, take in some of the most magnificent sunsets in Seychelles.
- Go snorkeling around the resort’s large coral reef, which starts at the beach.
Suites & Villas
The resort has 24 villas that are divided into three types. The resort’s principles include restrained elegance, high-level services, and a balanced harmony between human wants and natural resources.
All villas are between 80 and 100 m² (incl. balcony/terrace) and offer a four-poster bed, a large outdoor bathroom with a double bathtub, large sliding doors to the outside, air conditioning, ceiling fan, safe, minibar, TV, DVD, and tea/coffee maker.
12 HILLSIDE VILLA
58 sqm + 22 sqm balcony
The Hillside Villas feature a four-poster bed in the bedroom and a large, semi-open bathroom with an open outdoor shower. A living area with a sofa, an armchair, a table, and a walk-in wardrobe is also included. There is, of course, air conditioning, a minibar, and a phone.
7 HIDEAWAY VILLAS
58 sqm + 22 sqm balcony
The Hideaway Villas are identical to the Hillside Villas with balconies, but the Hideaway Villas with balconies include an additional private sun garden.
5 TORTOISE SUITE VILLAS
72 sqm + 28 sqm balcony
The Tortoise Suite Villas with bacony and 2 bedrooms provide huge bathrooms, a private lounge, and a separate area with a sofa bed and a balcony. There are two entrances as well.
Restaurants & Bars
The complex contains two open restaurants and a bar that will delight you with Creole and international cuisine inspired by Southern French cuisine, as well as a magical view of Mahé. The hotel selects both the seats and the restaurant to provide you with the most attractive impressions both day and night.
If you have purchased full board, you will receive your à la carte breakfast, as well as smaller meals and your à la carte lunch menu. If you have booked half board, your evening meal will be served at a standard table. A Creole evening featuring Creole specialties and live music takes place once a week.
The cocktail bar of the restaurant serves a variety of classic and international cocktails, as well as superb spirits and liqueurs. The pool bar rounds out the package by serving a light lunch, afternoon snacks, as well as fresh fruit juices and drinks. On request, a romantic meal on the beach or in the villas can be arranged.
- À-la-carte restaurant ‘”1756“‘ with international, Creole cuisine
- À-la-carte restaurant ‘Zepis‘ with international, Creole cuisine
- Pool bar
Wellness & Spa
In the exclusive Le Spa Latanier, you can unwind. Massages and aesthetic treatments are available, as well as a steam room and outdoor areas. Massages are also available within the villas.
Activities & Facilities
Due to a large number of tropical marine life, the waters around the island provide divers with an exceptional experience. Diverse water sports activities provide adventurous visitors with a perfect approach to discovering the island. For a view of the unusual mix of plant and animal life, take a stroll through lush tropical plant life to the sea perspective.
The hotel’s guest services can provide snorkeling equipment, kayaks, pedal boats, and tennis rackets. Excursions to other islands, deep-sea fishing, and sailing are also available.
- Total number of rooms/apartments: 24
- Reception area, r
- Seating areas, WLAN in the lobby
- Total number of restaurants: 2
- Pool bar
- Lounge, library
- Laundry/ironing service (extra charge)
- Outdoor facilities: attractive, well-kept, tropical; garden, sun terrace
- Total number of swimming pools: 2
- Infinity pool
- Sunbeds at swimming pool, at beach
- Bath towels: at the swimming pool at the beach
- bookable from age (years): 7
- Check-in from: 14:00
- Check-out until 12:00
Location & Map
Cerf Island is a tropical paradise in the center of blue waters. French sailors discovered the small island in 1756, and today you may rest on the white sand beaches, listen to the gentle rustle of the breeze in the palm trees, or listen to the soothing lapping of the waves – no car noise will disturb the idyll on the small island.
The island, which is only 1.5 km2 in size, is about 3 kilometers off Mahé’s northeast shore. Cerf Island is about a one-hour boat ride from Eden Island Marina.
Is shuttle service available between Mahe and the Cerf Island Resort?
A daily shuttle boat runs between Cerf Island and Mahé, allowing you to visit other Seychelles islands or participate in a variety of activities.
What is the size of Cerf Island?
Cerf Island is only 1.5 kilometers long and 1 kilometer wide.
In the Press
Seychelles’ Cerf Island Resort officially unveils newly-added luxury villas
This premium boutique hotel, nestled in the lush foliage of Cerf Island, is owned by Vijay Patel of Vijay Constructions and managed by Francis Mondon, who has extensive expertise in the hospitality sector. The Cerf Island Resort has increased its accommodation from 12 to 24 villas, offering stunning views of Mahe’s main island and the Sainte Anne Marine Park.
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