- Banyan Tree Seychelles offers an intimate retreat experience featuring its own signature blend of romance, rejuvenation and exotic sensuality – a sanctuary for the senses. A plantation-style spa resort set in 286 acres of thick tropical forest on stunning white sand Anse Intendence beach.
- At Banyan Tree Seychelles, located on the picturesque south-western coastline of Mahé island, 60 exquisite Creole-style villas welcome you along with unspoiled beaches of the Indian Ocean. As you stand on the expansive verandah, enjoy the
seascape as the swaying Takamaka trees beckon. Lie back and relax or take a walk along the pristine Intendance Bay. Enjoy the stunning sunset or go where the wind takes you.
- Once the exclusive hideaway of Pink Panther star Peter Sellers, this is one of the most private and picturesque spots on the main island, Mahé.All villas offer private pools and complete privacy.
- From its broad verandahs, decks descend to the restaurant and infinity pool which stretches out towards the sea, the invisible edge making for a memorable swimming experience.
- The 60 villas are either beachfront or hillside villas, the latter offering stunning views over the top of the takamaka trees to the Indian Ocean.
- The world class spa has eight spa pavilions, and therapists are trained at the Banyan Tree Spa Academy.
- Try the award-winning Thai cuisine at Saffron restaurant.
- The resort also has a 47-foot catamaran which is a wonderful way to explore the quiet coves around the south of the island.
EXCLUSIVE LUXE VOYAGER VIP BENEFITS & BEST PRICE
We negotiate rates & benefits for our clients directly with the hotels’ senior management. Our rates match or in many cases are lower than the best online rate for the property. Our clients also enjoy a suite of extra VIP privileges and recognition while staying at a partner hotel.
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival.
- Daily complimentary buffet breakfast for two.
- Up to $100 dining or spa credit per stay, and or in-house dining / spa discounts.
- Welcome amenities (wine/chocolates/fruit) and card from the GM.
- Complimentary private airport transfers.
- Complimentary roll-away bed if required.
- Early check-in and late check-out.
- Complimentary Wi-Fi.
- Enhanced recognition through VIP status at all touch points in the guest experience.
A complete or partial suite of VIP benefits will be offered, subject to the property T&C, including availability, category of room & length of stay.
Like its sacred floral namesake, Banyan Tree luxury spa in Seychelles offers guests a Sanctuary for the Senses – a perfect place for couple to enjoy a physical, mental and spiritual renewal. As the pioneer of the Tropical Garden Spa concept and Asia’s first upmarket oriental spa that focuses on a non-clinical and holistic approach based on traditional Eastern healing therapies, Banyan Tree Spa offers an exotic blend of ancient health and beauty practices reverently passed down as generational heirlooms.
Take a Wetland Tour every Tuesday and Thursday with our Wildlife Conservation and Rehabilitation Center and discover the endemic flora and fauna. Covering approximately 7 ha, it is currently the largest managed freshwater wetland on Mahe. The wetland hosts populations of two IUCN Critically Endangered species – the endemic mud turtles (terrapins): the Black Mud Turtle (Pelusios subniger parientalis) and Yellow-bellied Mud Turtle (Pelusios castanoides integularis). Additionally it serves as home to a wide range of wildlife, like the Grey Heron, the Blue Pigeon, the Seychelles Sunbird, the Cattle Egret and the Madagascar Fody.
Toast your partner with the best Seychellian rum and refreshing cocktails and enjoy our fresh homemade bento boxes at the Rum Shack while gazing at Indian Ocean. Visit our organic farm garden that supplies Banyan Tree Seychelles with most of its fresh ingredients, and engage in an interactive cooking experience that will introduce you to Seychellois gastronomy.
Victoria is Mahe’s largest settlement and the capital of the Republic of Seychelles. A 45 minute drive from Banyan Tree Seychelles, explore Victoria on a couple perfect-day and enjoy the feeling of winding through a postcard-perfect town, enjoying local shops and Eden Plaza.
Dare to discover the endemic Coco De Mer with your loved one and be charmed by the unspoiled nature. The botanical garden was established in 1901 by Queen Victoria. It features a collection of native palms, endemic plant species, a tortoise park and a rainforest walk. More than 100 years old, the garden is found in the heart of Victoria. See local bird species at play here, from the Seychelles Bulbul to the Seychelles Blue Pigeon. The garden is home to the Coco De Mer, a world-renowned palm tree and Aldabran Giant Tortoises, one of the Seychelles Archipelago’s 115 variant islands.
Explore the beautiful Vallée de Mai, sail on a traditional schooner to La Digue and swim in the sea off one of the world’s most stunning beaches.
Explore the beautiful island of La Digue by boat and bicycle.
Explore the wilder side of Mahé in the untamed south of the island, experiencing village life, spectacular beaches and a beautiful nature reserve.
Embark upon a day trip to the Ste Anne Marine Park Islands by catamaran to discover the many indigenous species that live there and enjoy a sumptuous BBQ lunch onboard the boat.
With spectacular views of the Indian Ocean and one of the world’s most beautiful beaches, Banyan Tree Seychelles is a truly five-star resort and makes the perfect start to any honeymoon or romantic break. Nestled in Intendance Bay on Mahe Island, Banyan Tree Seychelles has gorgeous views with white beaches, swaying palm trees and lush tropical forest, which all combine to provide a rare taste of paradise. The accommodation is in 60 stunning pool villas which mix contemporary, colonial and ’plantation’ décor, from high sloping ceilings, airy verandas and louvered doors, using ethnic woven textiles. The eclectic villa interiors provide a true sense of place, allowing you to experience Banyan Tree’s signature blend of romance, rejuvenation and exotic sensuality in Seychellois style.
Commanding a majestic view of the Indian Ocean, the 60 luxuriously furnished pool villas have recently been refurbished and are perched on hilly terrain amid exotic flora and fauna. These villas combine the very best of Seychellois architecture – contemporary, colonial and ‘plantation’ decor – from high sloping ceilings, airy verandas and louvered doors to ethnic woven textiles. There are also some two bedded double pool villas which would suit a family or small group. All have a variety of amenities.
Ocean View Pool Villa
Perched on picturesque hilly slopes and surrounded by abundant flora, pick from the 22 spacious villas which come complete with a plush master bedroom, separate dressing rooms, indoor sunken bath, private Relaxation Pool, living pavilion and sundeck, an ideal spot for basking in the glorious sunshine.
Intendance Bay View Pool Villa
Enjoy your holiday in the complete seclusion of majestic boulders by Intendance Bay. Each of the four villas offers a private pool, verandah, sun lounge, sunken bath, outdoor jet pool, elegant bedrooms and an extraordinary view of the Indian Ocean.
Beachfront Pool Villa
Kissing the silky sands of the Intendance Bay, the 20 luxuriously appointed villas offer direct access to the beach. Each one-bedroom haven is complete with a private swimming pool, massage pavilion, sprawling verandah, steam room, outdoor jet pool and shower. All villas are decorated with unique art pieces inspired by the legendary coco-de-mer – a rare and protected nut only found in the Seychelles.
Spa Sanctuary Pool Villa
Indulge in unlimited spa treatments at the Spa Sanctuary Pool Villa with amazing views of the Indian Ocean. Each of the two villas comes completes with a private steam room, outdoor sunken bath, a floating bedroom concept, floor-to-ceiling glass windows, double vanity area and a spacious bathroom, the villa epitomises luxurious living.
Sanctuary Ocean View Pool Villa
Be immersed in old-world architecture set against verdant surroundings. The five exclusive villas boast the finest in luxury and incomparable views of the Intendance Bay and the Indian Ocean. Within, a host of pampering facilities such as a sunken bath, verandah, living pavilion, private pool and jet pool awaits.
Two-Bedroom DoublePool Beachfront Villa
Double the pleasure, twice the intimacy. Each of the six expansive villas features a pair of private pools, open-air dining areas, a jet pool, sprawling master bedrooms, as well as a 24-hour In-Villa Host and In-Villa Chef services.
Royal Banyan Ocean View Pool Villa
Tucked away in a private cove by the water’s edge, the one and only Royal Banyan Ocean View Villa offers intimacy, exclusivity and privacy. Offering a dramatic view of the whole Intendance Bay and its natural surroundings, the Royal Banyan Ocean View Villa blends seamlessly into the lush vegetation. It can be combined with the nearby Ocean View Pool Villa to become a two-bedroom Royal Banyan Ocean View Villa with twin pools.
Chefs prepare authentic dishes crafted on traditional recipes and cooking methods spanning the regional mosaic of Southeast Asia. Thai cuisine is most notable at Saffron and its Thai dishes have won both hearts as well as awards.
Au Jardin d'Epices
A casually upbeat setting with an easy African island, makes the perfect idyll for enjoying international offerings while watching the ocean shimmer and glitter under the brilliant sun. With full buffet breakfasts in the morning, light snacks, salads, sandwiches and meals for lunch and an amazing menu of international dishes for dinner, Au Jardin d’Epices provides views of stunning royal-blue ocean and the beauty of the Intendance bay.
An irresistible menu of Creole delights and Arabic specialties complements the classic setting of colonial house with an al fresco wooden veranda. Admire the splendour of Seychelles while enjoying authentic Creole food, a unique cuisine touched with the eclectic flavours of West-European, African, Caribbean and India creates a mix of sensational flavours.
In Villa Dining
Relax in the privacy of your personal villa and be accompanied by excellent food at any time of the day or night. Pick from an extensive menu for breakfast, lunch, dinner or anytime in between. For a romantic In-Villa experience, order our beautifully prepared outdoor barbecue from our In-Villa BBQ Menu.
With an interior décor of warm wooden hues and creamy whites exuding island romance from every nook and cranny, La Varangue is the perfect place to settle down for a relaxing drink. Offering a great selection of delicious items, including snacks, pizzas and light Thai specialties as well as a refreshing range of drinks, this bar serves as an ideal corner for enjoying an afternoon drink or after-dinner aperitif.
With refreshing drinks, delightful fruity cocktails and delicious snacks, the Pool Bar offers poolside relaxation.
Feel the sand on your feet and enjoy a cocktail while gazing at the Indian Ocean.
Banyan Tree’s signature restaurant Saffron, offers award-winning recipes and mouth-watering specialties. Chefs prepare authentic dishes crafted on traditional recipes and cooking methods of Southeast Asia. Thai cuisine is the main attractions at Saffron and its dishes have won both hearts and culinary awards.
Unforgettable beachfront dining on a romantically secluded stretch of sand, where you can feel the scent of the ocean, watch the gorgeous sunset filling the sky with colours, and feasting on gourmet dishes from our passionate and experiences chefs.
Guests can choose from three restaurants, or opt for in-villa dining. There are also a variety of private dining options including the moonlight gazebo and an intimate beach barbecue (reservations required 24 hours in advance). The resort offers an infinity pool, helipad, hillside spa, gym, beauty salon, boutique, library and newly resurfaced tennis court.
A well-loved treatment, Royal Banyan delivers the best of Eastern and Western massage techniques to improve blood circulation and ease muscle aches. Featuring a warm herbal pouch dipped in Sesame Oil, this signature treatment presents the quintessential Banyan Tree Spa experience like no other.