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Desroches Island

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   PO Box 378, Desroches Island, Seychelles
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
JannaMPC Chicago, Illinois
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose Desroches for part of our honeymoon as we wanted a "drop and flop" experience after the hectic celebrations of our wedding. Our travel from Chicago to get to Desroches was long, but well worth it! Upon arrival we received a short tour of the facilities and then to our private villa where fresh coconut water and snacks awaited... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 5 nights as the main part of our honeymoon and my only complaint is that we didn't book for longer. The staff were always on hand to make our stay as special as possible and were friendly and very helpful. My Husband and I both run our own companies so actually the lack of phone service or... More

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Zürich
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34 reviews 34 reviews
23 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

All rooms (Beach Suite) have a direct access to the beach and the sea. The rooms aren't really spacious and show some tear and wear. Use the bikes to move around the island. It takes about a litte over a half hour to drive to the other end. The vegetation is lush, the area near the “lighthouse” is like a... More

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Stayed only 1 night but from what I saw it was an amazing place. Just the right balance of quality and casual atmosphere, understated and with a sense of fun. The best food I have had in the Seychelles (my 3rd visit), stunning location, beautiful rooms, attentive and friendly staff, I will definitely be going back for a longer stay.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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26 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We just returned from a wonderfully relaxing two weeks on Desroches Island. Although and expensive holiday, the staff, relaxed but elegant design and beautifully maintained grounds made for a perfect holiday! From the moment we set foot off the plane and were greeted by the lovely Caroline, we felt this was going to be a special place. Our first rooms... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We have just returned from an incredible 10 night stay on Desroches Island. We found the staff to be incredibly friendly, helpful and knowledgeable. The standard of service, amenities and accommodation were excellent. Top chefs prepare a delicious four course menu every night to be enjoyed under the stars with your choice of island cocktail. The way the hotel and... More

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Dunbar, Scotland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We spent a week on Denis Island and a week on Desroches and whilst they are different islands in many ways we liked them both very much. We liked the contrast of small/large island and it made our holiday feel longer. The staff on Desroches were incredibly helpful, professional and enthusiastic. There are six of us, all divers, and my... More

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

We had the pleasure of spending 9 days fishing Desroches in April 2014. Aside from the fact that the Resort, the island, the staff and the fishing operations were beyond anything we have ever seen, the fishing was spectacular. Kyle, Stu, Fabio and Steph (our guides), as well as Brad who is the fishing manager put together an agenda based... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Wonderful that it's all inclusive But only regret one restaurant and there was little information on what was going on. It was only when it came to the Wednesday, When their Easter celebrations began we got info . It took three days to get our snorkelling gear. Best take your own . Bearing in mind we only had six days... More

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We chose Desroches as it offered 'Bone fishing' for my husband and a relaxing get-away-from-it-all spa experience for me. The service, food, pool and island were wonderful - very good idea to make everything included except special wine and special spirits and it made the Mini Bar a new pleasure! It was a very expensive holiday but not having to... More

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Address: PO Box 378, Desroches Island, Seychelles
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Location: Seychelles > Desroches Island
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Desroches Island 5*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
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