Luxury Raffles vacations


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Aptly referred to as the mythological and idyllic ‘Garden of Eden’, the island of Praslin in the Seychelles provides the perfect setting for this luxury 5-start resort.  Soak up breathtaking views of the opal-hued ocean, white sandy beach and lush green hills. Explore the number of UNESCO World Heritage sites nearby along with the world-renowned beaches of this pristine island such as Anse Lazio. Revel in this deluxe island’s blissful atmosphere.

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  • Wi-Fi
  • Outdoor pool
  • Butler service
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Plunge pool

Whilst the Seychelles is one of the only islands in the Indian Ocean where homosexuality is not outlawed, LGBTQ+ residents face legal and social challenges not faced by wider society. However, employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation is prohibited by law.


In the midst of the island’s lush tropical vegetation, the tranquil Garden View Villas are ideal for those searching for peace and privacy.

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Offering stunning views of the opal hued ocean, these villas are situated mid-way across the resort in a paradise setting.

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Surrounded by the Seychelles’ lush vegetation, the One Bedroom Garden View Villas offer a haven of peace and space.

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Commanding superb views of the Indian Ocean, these villas provide the perfect paradise setting to enjoy with loved ones. Each villa features a spacious parlour/living space spanning 70 square metres, a separate bedroom, a bathroom with a deep soak tub positioned to offer stunning views of the ocean, and a private outdoor rain shower.

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These exclusive villas are located atop of the resort with uninterrupted 180-degree views of the Indian Ocean and surrounding greenery. Each villa features a spacious parlour and living space spanning 70 square metres, a separate bedroom and a dedicated kitchen area.

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Located atop of the resort with unobstructed views of the Indian Ocean and lush greenery, each villa features a spacious bedroom, and a bathroom designed to provide an abundance of natural light, with indoor and outdoor rain showers, and a deep soak bathtub offering stunning ocean views.

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Combining views of the Indian Ocean and the island’s tropical vegetation, these luxury pool villas perfectly capture the Seychelles’ natural beauty.

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The largest villas in the collection provide a genuine sense of luxury with a clean contemporary style throughout, featuring an elegant parlour/living space spanning 70 square metres, two separate bedrooms, both with en-suite bathrooms, indoor and outdoor rain showers, and deep soak tubs.

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Perfect for families, the Two Bedroom Ocean View Villa offers a quiet sanctuary with magnificent ocean views. The villa features two separate bedrooms, both with en-suite bathrooms, and a spacious parlour/living space spanning 70 square metres, a generous outdoor pavilion highlighted by an open air balcony, a dining area with barbecue grill set up, and a private plunge pool.

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About the Hotel

Only fifteen minutes by plane or helicopter from Mahé island (or a scenic fifty-five minutes by ferry), and a million miles from the ordinary, Raffles is loved by those with an adventurous spirit and a taste for the very best. It won the leading resort in the Indian Ocean Award at the World Travel Awards in 2013, 2014, and 2015. Relax in the resort Spa, amidst stunning surroundings, just steps away from the coastline of Anse Takamaka.

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Food and Drink

Curieuse Restaurant

Curieuse is an atmospheric, island-chic setting for an unforgettable dinner.

Losean Restaurant

From breakfast dishes from around the world to an evening menu inspired by the Indian Ocean.

Pool Restaurant & Bar

Serving salads, sandwiches and well-loved classics from around the world, as well as sushi & sashimi.

Private Dining

The resort offers 24-hour in-villa dining; the option for you to eat when you want, where you want. Alternatively the team can arrange a beautiful romantic dinner on their private beach.

The Sushi Room

The Sushi Room celebrates the island’s world-class catch with an exciting menu.

Danzil Bar Lounge

Danzil serves perfectly prepared drinks against a backdrop of inspiring views towards the ocean.

Takamaka Terrace

Takamaka Terrace is our rooftop lounge offering dramatic vistas over the sea.

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Our Experts

Jaike Rowe

Jaike Rowe

Luxury Travel Expert

"La Digue is the Seychelles' most visually recognizable island, complete with huge granite boulders and acres of lush jungle. The beauty of La Digue is not only its beauty but also its proximity to the equally awe-inspiring Praslin."

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George Pizani

George Pizani

Luxury Travel Expert

"The Seychelles are unique in the fact that homosexuality is not criminalized. What is also unique about this island country is the sheer wealth of luxury resorts and hotel properties scattered across its luscious terrain. "

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Why book with us?

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