Le Duc De Praslin
Le Duc de Praslin is an award-winning 4-star luxury hotel on Praslin island
Our Expert’s Highlights
Welcome to the Le Duc de Praslin is located close to the crystal clear waters and white sands of the famous Cote d’Or beach, making it the ideal hotel for a relaxing vacation where you can appreciate the island and its people.
The Duc de Praslin is a small establishment that opened in the 90s and has benefited from a major renovation. It is a must for all couples looking for an ideal setting. This small charming hotel will seduce you with its zen, friendly and romantic atmosphere.
Award-winning tropical gardens, a collection of over 100 species of magnificent orchids, vast Koi Carp ponds, and 34 modern, spacious, and well-appointed rooms of various categories cater to couples, families, wedding guests, and honeymooners.
Apart from the enchantment of the grounds, the comfort of the accommodations, and the friendliness of the personnel, the eating experience at the two renowned restaurants, Le Dauphin and the Café des Arts, is well-known on the island. The rather eccentric Café des Arts, located beachside with views of the sea and St. Pierre Island, is well worth a visit.
The spa offers a selection of calming massages and treatments using only natural products in a pleasant environment for individuals who want a little pampering.
Rooms & Suites & Villas
The double rooms Deluxe (approx. 55 m2) are modernly furnished and located near the beach. They have a shower, WC, hairdryer; telephone, satellite TV, iPod docking station, WLAN (free of charge), minibar, tea/coffee maker, Nespresso machine, safe, ceiling fan, air conditioning; balcony, or veranda.
The Superior double rooms (approx. 64 m2) are located in the tropical garden and offer the same facilities as the Deluxe double rooms, but are larger and have an additional bathtub.In addition to the Superior double rooms, the Honeymoon Suites (approx. 75 m2) have a private garden with an outdoor shower and lounge furniture.
The Honeymoon Suites (approx. 75 m2) have a private garden with an outdoor shower and lounge furniture.
The Family Suites (approx. 100 m2) are equipped with 1 bedroom and a living area in addition to the basic equipment of the Superior Double Rooms; terrace or veranda.
Villa 180 (approx. 300 m2) is located a few minutes drive from the hotel with a wonderful view of the Indian Ocean. This unit has 3 modernly furnished bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, living room, kitchen, private Magna pool, and jacuzzi. The use of a rental car is included.
Villa 270 (approx. 400 m2) has the same facilities as Villa 180 but has a total of 4 rooms. It is also located on the hill, a few minutes drive from the hotel.
Villa 360 Luxe (approx. 700 m2) is also elevated and offers 4 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms as well as a Magna pool, jacuzzi, fitness room, and a spacious terrace with panoramic views of the island’s interior and the coast.
Restaurants & Bars
The hotel’s main restaurant, “Le Dauphin,” is located in the heart of the property. The restaurant and bar, which is surrounded by water and live fishponds and surrounded by a profusion of flowers and plants, serves themed buffets and A la Carte selections in the evenings and a delectable buffet breakfast in an attractive tropical setting.
Themed buffets offer a fusion of dishes ranging from native Creole specialties to classic international fare with an unusual touch. Every day of the week brings something new to the table! Our guests have access to unrivaled dining quality – variety, authenticity, choice, and, most importantly, cost. ‘Le Dauphin’ is the best in-house dining experience, with its own beverage outlet – the “Charcoal Bar,” and an inconspicuous, polite service and discrete atmosphere.
The Café des Arts Restaurant, located directly on the beach, has earned its reputation as Seychelles’ top restaurant by making superb mouth-watering cuisine served in the most spectacular environment.
The restaurant’s major features are seafood and epicurean meals, making it a must-visit. The art is in the attention to detail and the quality of the fresh ingredients provided with sophisticated service and a touch of style.
By day, it’s a trendy and elegant high-class restaurant with rich décor, and by night, it’s a sophisticated yet comfortable beach dining experience. Café des Arts is synonymous with high-end dining. Cocktails and other drinks are served at the “Blue Octopus Bar.”
The “Chill Out” Tapas Lounge Bar, which boasts some of the most spectacular views on the Cote D’Or beach, is the ideal spot for a lighter evening meal and a few drinks with friends and family. This outlet, which offers a wide choice of beers, wines, cocktails, and tapas for a unique social experience, is the ideal location to unwind, chill, and be entertained.
The stylish décor and pastel colors are relaxing. The surroundings are stylish, posh, and fashionable, blending in to create a cosmopolitan and intelligent atmosphere suitable for refined interaction.
Treatment selections at the Rooftop Spa Pavilion will soothe all of your troubles and anxieties, lulling you into a realm of homeostatic equilibrium.
It contains four treatment rooms (two indoor and two outdoor), as well as a waiting and rest space and a wet area with a Jacuzzi. The Spa Elodia is partnered with ‘Comfort Zone,’ a Parma-based Italian firm that specializes in natural and sustainable therapies.
At the top of the 20 luxury rooms, complex is a state-of-the-art rooftop exercise center. It has a variety of exercise cycles, treadmills, resistance machines, cross trainers, and free weights for our customers to use.
Guests of the hotel are welcome to utilize the facility for free throughout their stay.
- various water sports
- For a fee: Play golf at the Constance Lemuria Resort
- Non-smoking hotel
- Check-in time from 12:00
- Check-out time until 10:00
- Reception: daily 07:00 – 23:00
- Languages: English, Italian, French
- Money exchange possible
- Hotel safe
- Garden area
- Sun terrace
- Pool: outdoor, integrated children’s/baby pool, sunbeds, deckchairs, parasols
- Pool “Deluxe Wing Swimming Pool”
- Bath towels
- Souvenir shop
- Internet: WLAN/WiFi, throughout the hotel
- Laundry service: for a fee
- Luggage service
- Pets not allowed
- Parking facilities: Parking (subject to availability), unguarded: no charge
- Number of buildings: 9
- Rooms: 43
- Villas: 2
- National Category: 4 star
Location & Map
The hotel is about 200 m from the village of Anse Volbert and about 50 m from the beautiful sandy beach of the Côte d’Or. Praslin airport is about 15 km away.
Le Duc De Praslin
Anse Volvert, Cote d’or, Praslin, Seychelles
Phone: +248 429 4800
On Praslin Island, the 36-room Le Duc de Praslin is an elegant resort surrounded by magnificent gardens. It’s not exactly on the beach, but it’s only a short walk away, and there are two gorgeous, chlorine-free outdoor pools on site. A restaurant and a stylish lounge, a modest spa, and a clothing and souvenir shop are among the other attractions.
The rooms are huge and have lovely, contemporary decor as well as large terraces, while the three- and four-bedroom villas contain living areas and kitchens.
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Discover Praslin Island
Praslin is Seychelles’ second-largest island, located 40 kilometers east of Mahé. It was named after Gabriel de Choiseul, Duke of Praslin, who conducted an expedition there in 1768. It was discovered by Lazare Picault in 1744. This island’s original charm will delight nature lovers and vacationers seeking peace and quiet since it is known for its magnificent waters and outrageously gorgeous natural features.
A journey to Praslin involves visiting some of the world’s most magnificent beaches. The iconic beach of Anse Lazio, located in the northwest of the island, features white sand scattered with granite rocks on the edge of the blue sea excellent for swimming and snorkeling.
This island, with its picture-perfect beaches, has a lot to offer! Indeed, the beauty of this island will wow you, whether you come for a relaxing beach vacation or to explore a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
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