Cerf Island Resort
Measuring just a mile long and less than a mile wide, Cerf is a lush island with anumber of perfect sandy beaches and just a few inhabitants.
Nestled into the lush hillside overlooking the sea, Cerf Island Resort is a cluster of 24 lovely spacious villas, each of which have been built to high standards and designed to blend into the naturally elegant surroundings.
The hotel is approx. 30 minutes from the airport ; approx. 15 minute car ride followed by a 15 minute boat ride from the island of Mahé. Cerf was named after the French frégate "Le Cerf" which arrived at Port Victoria on 1 November 1756.
The understated elegance of the twenty four private Villas convey a harmonious balance between modern day comforts and services at distinctively high standards and the natural surroundings of a harmonious tropical paradise.
Named in Creole after local trees, flowers and sea creatures, the resort offers 24 intimate and luxurious Villas in three different types, each offering distinctive experiences with beautiful views of the tropical vegetation and patches of the Indian Ocean in addition to glimpses of magnificent sunsets.
Each is fully equipped with satellite television, DVD-CD player, air-conditioning and ceiling fan, private safe, tea and coffee facilities, mini-bar, private terrace and luxury branded bathroom toiletries.
Hillside Villas: Feature a four poster bed, a large outdoor bathroom with double bath, large sliding doors out to a spacious balcony and beautiful fauna views. Size: 58 sq. meters plus 22 sq. meters balcony.
- Master bedroom with four-poster bed and a balcony.
- A spacious half open air bathroom with double bath, open plan outdoor shower, indoor toilet, bidet, two glass hand wash basins, shaving mirror, hair dryer and socket
- In-room seating arrangement with sofa, sofa chair and lounge table
- Walk in wardrobe
- Rattan sun beds with cushions and table on the balcony
- Desk table
- Integrated Air Conditioning unit with wall mounted control panel
- Ceiling fan
- Tea and coffee making facilities
- Safe deposit box/li>
- International Direct Dial telephone
- 32 Inch LCD Satellite TV
- DVD Player
- Laundry Service
- In-room dining
In-room spa treatment
Tortoise Suites: Are constructed fully in timber featuring a master bedroom, with bathroom and a second twin bedroom with its own bathroom. Both are fully equipped with similar amenities. The bedrooms have their own entrance and are connecting via the balcony. Size: 72 sq. meters plus 28 sq. meters balcony.
On And Around The Island
Stroll amongst tropical vegetation to the marine reserve viewpoint to experience the benign mix of flora and fauna. Walking between the lush coconut groves reveals an abundance of exotic shrubs, giant land tortoise and flying foxes in a perpetual natural habitat.
Refreshingly uncrowded, the beaches on Cerf Island are typical of the Seychelles and are among the best in the world. They offer excellent swimming and snorkeling as well as memorable sunbathing on the Pristine crystal white sand leading to the clear blue sea of the Indian Ocean. Framed with Granite Rocks and Takamaka trees they are the perfect place to relax in privacy or to explore in the many secluded bays.
In the Marine park and surrounding islands are one of the best and most popular snorkelling spots in Seychelles. The waters around Cerf Island prove a spectacular sight offering view of marine life, with more than 150 species of reef fish, crabs, sea urchins, starfish, octopus and many more. The resort provides free use of snorkelling equipment for its guests to experience this unique sealife.
Kayaks and Pedal boats
The resort guests have advantage of free use of water sport equipments such as kayaks and pedal boats, where you can enjoy a ride over the marine park at leisure.
Diving to enjoy the beauty of the underwater world of the Seychelles. Treat yourself to a diving trip. The amazing world has a variety of sharks, turtles, fishes to sea urchins, corals and so much more. Please click here for a special diving package offer.
Dinner on the Beach
Your holiday will not be complete without a romantic dinner under the stars. Enjoy the sound of the splashing waves & the beauty of the lights over Mahe at night. Treat yourself to a romantic dinner on the beach with personalized service and serenity. Dinner on the balcony of your villa can also be organized.
Our Tennis court is situated near the helipad. Use of the Tennis court, rackets and balls is FREE for the resort guests. Please book your timing at the reception desk in advance.