One of the best luxury resorts in the Indian Ocean, the Raffles Seychelles is the perfect getaway for travelers who want to celebrate a holiday season filled with wonder, delicious food and endless sunshine. Raffles Seychelles invites guests from the United Arab Emirates to a tropical getaway. Raffles Seychelles combines classic seasonal festivals with idyllic island life. A short flight from the United Arab Emirates, Seychelles is the perfect choice for families and couples who want to enjoy Christmas and New Years on a private vacation.
From AED 4,999, guests can take advantage of a 20% discount on the room and breakfast rate for bookings 15 days in advance, which includes spacious villa accommodation, private plunge pool , an outdoor pavilion with lounge chairs, a daily breakfast for two and much more.
November 1st 2021 until April 30e 2022, Accor, one of the world leaders in the hotel industry, presented a 25% reduction on stays at the Raffles hotel in the Seychelles thanks to its âAll You Needâ offer. Customers can enjoy the tranquility of their vacation with ALL – Accor Live Limitless. As an ALL member, guests can earn points on their stay, when they visit one of the many fancy restaurants to eat and drink, or go for a shopping spree.
Raffles Seychelles, located on the picturesque island of Praslin, offers stunning accommodation, pristine beaches, azure blue seas, incredible dining options and exceptional service, along with perfect weather. The resort’s private pool villas are the perfect home for the holiday season, with stunning amenities and perfect views that enhance a unique party atmosphere throughout the resort.
On Christmas Eve, friends and families can feast on a live beachside buffet expertly prepared by the hotel’s team of international chefs at Losean Restaurant. Offering live carving stations with traditional meats including turkey, a barbecue with fresh seafood and a wonderful range of festive desserts, the dinner buffet is the perfect way to kick off Christmas.
Experience a Christmas day like no other with a romantic waterfront dinner on the hotel’s private Pti Zil beach. Offering a four-course wine and dinner trip complemented by expertly selected vintages chosen by the resort’s sommelier as well as live entertainment, the romantic Christmas Day Beach Dinner under the stars is ideal for couples who are looking to elevate their festive celebrations with an unforgettable Christmas.
New Years Eve at Raffles Seychelles promises to be a night of revelry accompanied by incredible food and drink as guests are greeted in 2022 in ultimate style. The hotel’s Losean Restaurant will set the stage for a fantastic evening of legendary Raffles service and extravagant celebrations, with a spectacular buffet serving seasonal as well as traditional fare. Diners can select from fresh seafood and delicious meats prepared on a live barbecue and more, while entertainment is provided by a live band, international DJ, handpan musicians, magicians and more. . With the party running until the early hours of the morning, guests can experience a New Years Eve they will never forget.
Guests celebrating Orthodox Christmas can enjoy an exceptional shashlik grill night on January 7. Held by the pool, the evening features an extensive menu of traditional and seasonal dishes accompanied by a live barbecue with entertainment provided by the Mosaik Band.
The little ones are well catered for at Raffles Seychelles throughout the holiday season, with a plethora of authentic and festive themed activities and much more. Young people can look forward to a special visit to Santa Island, which makes its grand arrival from the North Pole with bags full of gifts for children staying at the resort.
On Christmas Day, Santa will make a surprise appearance on the shores of Anse Takamaka Beach while the hotel’s Sugar Palm Kids Club will entertain young people with a super festive themed program including cooking classes, more fun games and activities specially created for Santa’s little helpers. During the New Years event, kids are guaranteed a free fun night out with their own dedicated kids’ area accompanied by a club attendant, while parents can enjoy a worry-free start to the year.
The hotel’s collection of elegant villas will provide ample space and luxury for guests. Lavish shrines, each villa offers stunning views, five-star facilities and elegant furnishings. Visitors can opt for one- or two-bedroom villas with garden, ocean, or panoramic views, or the resort’s unique two-bedroom beachfront villas.
Guests arriving at Raffles Seychelles from the United Arab Emirates for the holiday season will not need to be quarantined and will only need to present a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of leaving the Emirates . They must also have valid travel or health insurance for their trip.