Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa
Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa is a secluded hideaway nestled among the hills and coves of the timelessly picturesque Beau Vallon Bay, on Mahé Island. This upscale resort has a rich history, as one of the Seychelles’ first hotels and as a favourite haunt of James Bond creator Ian Fleming. The original charm and exotic, yet comfortably familiar character of Northolme has delighted guests for decades and is retained throughout the resort today.
Situated just a short 25 minute transfer, via car, from the Seychelles International Airport, Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa offers 3 villa categories including Deluxe Oceanfront Villas, Ocean View Hillside Villas and 16 stunning Grand Oceanview Pool Villas. All accommodation combines the natural and historic elements of the traditional Seychellois house with modern interiors, ensuring that the unique essence of Northolme is preserved. Each of these beautiful retreats is constructed from native timber in order to blend harmoniously with the lush tropical gardens that surround this charming resort.
The resort’s 16 elegantly spacious Grand Oceanview Pool Villas are the ultimate rooms with a view. Enveloped by majestic tropical flora and each with its own infinity pool set into the sun-bathed decking, these luxuriant villas deliver a spectacular panoramic vista of the sparkling clear azure Indian Ocean, as well as unparalleled privacy and tranquility. For those seeking modern sophistication and pristine privacy, the resort’s exquisite Northolme Villa is an unparalleled choice. Spanning 360 m2 of plentiful space and comfort, the villa offers a paradisaical atmosphere and seclusion, combined with elegant interiors, decorated with original artwork and an expansive lounge, as well as 2 luxuriously spacious bedrooms. Guests can unwind in the largest private in-villa swimming pool on Mahé measuring up at 110 m2 and enjoy unobstructed views of sun, sea and the skies of the Indian Ocean.
Dining at Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa is truly an epicurean experience with dishes to tantalise the senses, combined with stunning locations, first class service and outstanding views. The Hilltop Restaurant is the hotel’s main eatery, offering a delicious variety of international fare, traditional favourites and tantalising local Creole flavours complete with breath-taking vistas over the Indian Ocean, whilst the stylish interiors of the nearby Ocean Bar offer secluded coves and panoramic views of starry skies combined with freshly mixed cocktails, an expansive wine list and the very best in top shelf drinks.
Les Cocotiers Restaurant invites guests on a culinary journey, exploring the menu which features grills with bold flavours. Guests can enjoy a la carte dishes and choose from a variety of prime quality meats, fresh fish and seafood, as well as vibrant produce for dinner, complimented with the freshest local ingredients and an enticing selection of delectable wines, served alfresco, surrounded by iconic Seychellois ocean seascapes.
The hotel has long been a source of inspiration to the creative mind. Guests will instantly understand why the stunning natural surroundings inspired Ian Fleming to pen one of his most famous 007 stories, For Your Eyes Only. The magnificent view from the hotel is actually mentioned in ‘For Your Eyes Only’, it really is a resort fit for James Bond – a true connoisseur of luxury!
The astonishing clarity of the Indian Ocean surrounding Mahé combined with the stunning underwater landscapes of coral, a myriad of marine life and the typically Seychellois granite boulders which are strewn across both the beach and the sea, make this Marine Reserve that extends from Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa the perfect environment for snorkelling, exploring Seychellois life below the waves, and simply enjoying the picture-perfect beaches and coves of Beau Vallon. While back on land the hotel’s sparkling fresh water infinity pool overlooking the ocean is the perfect place to relax and revitalise.
Set among the granite boulders synonymous to the Seychelles, the beautiful Eforea Spa is the perfect setting to indulge in a unique wellness experience and luxurious, holistic treatments, while surrounded by the soothing sound of rhythmic waves. The Spa features three luxurious treatment rooms, a relaxation area and steam room, where guests can immerse their senses and rejuvenate their mind, body and spirit. The Spa menu is shaped by a handpicked combination of the best spa practices from around the world to create a unique spa concept and exceptional treatment menu to pamper guests from head to toe, even including local ingredients and traditional medicinal.
Combining the classic charm of the original Northolme Hotel with world-renowned Hilton service, first-class dining, dazzling natural surrounds and a truly tranquil atmosphere, the Hilton Seychelles Northolme Resort & Spa is one of the Seychelles leading boutique hotels and premier resorts, which is sure to inspire and delight all who visit again, and again.
For more information or to make a reservation, please visit www3.hilton.com/en/hotels/seychelles