Those looking for secluded romance need look no further than the luxurious Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa. A favourite haunt of James Bond creator, Ian Fleming, this charming and historic hideaway resort is nestled among the hills and coves of Beau Vallon Bay on the main island of Mahé, just a 25-minute transfer from the Seychelles International Airport.
The hotel is surrounded by tropical gardens, crystal-clear waters and a sheltered, white sandy beach, and offers true intimacy and privacy in its spacious, luxury stilted wooden-clad villas. With no children under 13-years-old allowed at the boutique resort, guests can expect utter serenity during their stay.
Couples can choose the perfect accommodation to suit their budget. They can stay in the lap of luxury at the two-bedroom Presidential Villa, with private en-suite, elegant wooden interiors, spacious outdoor decking and private swimming pool boasting captivating views of the azure Indian Ocean.
The resort also offers the beautiful, newly-opened Grand Ocean-view Pool Villas, which feature panoramic views of the turquoise waters and spectacular sunsets from private in nity pools.
Guests have a choice of superb restaurants and bars serving a variety of cuisines to suit their mood. Dine on prime cuts and fresh seafood under the stars at Les Cocotiers, sip tropical cocktails at the Oceanview Bar, dine with amazing sunset views at the Hilltop Restaurant, or enjoy a candle-lit dinner on your own private terrace – choose from Celebration of Lobster; Seafood Lover; Flavour of Asia;
Creole or Vegetarian Menus, which have been designed specially by the culinary team to create the ultimate dining experience.
For sublime relaxation, couples can head to the luxury Eforea spa to discover the ultimate pre and post wedding pampering at this oceanfront spa with a range of exquisite tailor-made couples rituals, including the sublime Heaven and Earth treatments and massages.
Active couples can choose to explore the rich heritage and natural beauty of the Seychelles and its spectacular marine life with snorkeling and non-motorised watersports or a charming tour of Mahé Island with a private chauffeur,
Turquoise Holidays (www.turquoiseholidays.co.uk 01494678400) Offers 7 nights, in a King Hillside Villa, at Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa with breakfast, return ights from London and transfers in the Seychelles Prices for 2017 are from £1,725 pp, based on 2 sharing.