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JA Enchanted Island Resort opens to private hire

JA Enchanted Island Resort opens to private hire

15 June 2020 Hotel News

Outstanding luxury property JA Enchanted Island Resort in the Seychelles has announced new island buy-out rates. Guests looking for the ultimate in luxury can hire a private paradise from prices starting from €9,950 per night, allowing up to 24 guests to have a whole island to themselves.

Herbert Houareau, deputy chief executive, Seychelles Ports Authority

Herbert Houareau, deputy chief executive, Seychelles Ports Authority

17 July 2017 Videos

Voters at the World Travel Awards bestowed the title of Indian Ocean’s Leading Cruise Destination on the Seychelles. Here Breaking Travel News catches up with Herbert Houareau, deputy chief executive, Seychelles Ports Authority, during the Indian Ocean Gala Ceremony 2017 to discover what the title means to the organisation.

Six Senses Spa Zil Pasyon opens in Seychelles

Six Senses Spa Zil Pasyon opens in Seychelles

4 April 2017 Hotel News Spa News

Following the acclaimed launch of Six Senses Zil Pasyon last October, the hotly anticipated Six Senses Spa Zil Pasyon is now open. Created by the Six Senses Architecture and Richard Hywel Evans of Studio RHE in London, the spa is completely immersed in the private island’s natural beauty of towering rocks, granitic boulders, lush jungle and the Indian Ocean.

Qatar Airways lands in Seychelles as Africa networks expands

Qatar Airways lands in Seychelles as Africa networks expands

13 December 2016 Press Release Airline News Tourism News

Qatar Airways has rounded off its 2016 global route expansion with the launch of daily flights to the idyllic islands of the Seychelles – the 14th new destination on the airline’s route map this year and the third in Africa. Flight QR678 touched down at Seychelles International Airport earlier to a welcome ceremony attended by airport and government officials, together with local dignitaries.

Seguin to lead Banyan Tree Seychelles

Seguin to lead Banyan Tree Seychelles

16 November 2016 Hotel News

Banyan Tree Seychelles has announced the appointment of Franck Seguin to the role of general manager. Seguin took up his new role earlier and brings with him an excellent reputation and a wealth of experience resulting from over 20 years in the hospitality industry. Prior to joining Banyan Tree Seychelles, Seguin was general manager of Angsana Balaclava Mauritius, also part of the Banyan Tree Group, and he also has experience managing the Intercontinental Balaclava in Mauritius, and Hivernage & Spa in Marrakesh, Morocco.