Paradise Sun

Praslin Island, Seychelles

Best For: Families.
Paradise Sun offers a daily entertainment programme plus a complimentary weekly sunset cruise.

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The Low Down

Set in tropical gardens brimming with palm trees and blooming hibiscus, Paradise Sun on the stunning island of Praslin offers low-rise wooden rooms in-keeping with the traditional Creole style. From breakfast poolside to lunch on the beach and dinner with the ocean lapping against St Pierre Beach Restaurant, cuisine at Paradise Sun is a menu of Creole-inspired, always-fresh, familiar-favourites and Seychelles flavours. From oven hot pizza to ocean fresh sashimi and from jungle picked fruits to French style pastries, dining at their Praslin restaurant is a plate to remember. Creole warmth, garden-fresh cuisine, endless jungle and underwater exploring make Paradise Sun hotel on Praslin in the Seychelles a place for family, romance, adventure or simply a wish-you-were-here dream island getaway.

The Best Room For You

The Peaks Promise

(complimentary experience)

Each booking will receive a complimentary afternoon tea.

The Reasons To Go

  • The beach is the real highlight here: it’s a seemingly endless stretch of powder-soft white sand, lined with palm trees.
  • Local musicians and bands provide evening entertainment most evenings each week.
  • A comprehensive weekly programme of activities at Paradise Sun in Praslin includes yoga, water aerobics and many family activities.
  • The Cote d'Or bay immediately in front of the hotel is shallow and sheltered - ideal for children and also great for kayaking.

The Nitty Gritty

  • Accommodation:
    The 80 rooms are set in two-storey, wooden buildings that stretch through the gardens along the beachfront in a semi-circle formation. There’s a rustic feel to the décor with re-claimed stone walls, polished wooden floors and hand-made furniture. Locally-sourced artwork graces the walls and each room has traditional wooden shutters that open out onto a balcony or terrace with views of the garden or beach.
  • Location:
    Paradise Sun is set on Cote D’Or Beach, one of the Seychelles’ best, on the island of Praslin.
  • Getting there:
    With daily flights from the UAE to Mahe, getting to Paradise Sun is simple. Once you arrive in Mahe airport, you can either jump on a plane or boat to take you to Praslin Island. The airport is a 20 minute drive away, and if you’re island hopping, the jetty is a 15 minute drive. Just 20 minutes’ walk away there’s a choice of local restaurants and a couple of shops.
  • What to pack:
    With no dress code to adhere to, bring cool, confortable clothes – don’t forget your swimwear!
  • Restaurants:
    The hotel’s main restaurant, St Pierre Beach Restaurant, is set on the beachfront with tables set into the sand. It serves à la carte lunch and snacks along with a nightly changing diner buffet. There is another restaurant found next to the pool which serves a buffet breakfast and complimentary afternoon tea.
  • Spa:
    The small spa is tucked away towards the back of the hotel among the trees. They have two single treatment rooms with a separate outdoor shower area as well as one double room. The therapists are trained in Bali and offer a range of Balinese and traditional massages as well as manicures and pedicures.
  • Signature Activities:
    The hotel runs a weekly complimentary sunset cruise for guests which we recommend booking in advance. Twice a week you can take a nature walk around the grounds of the hotel to learn more about the island’s foliage and abundant birdlife.

The Petit Peaks

  • Kids Club: The kid’s club runs 6 days a week from 10.30am until 3pm.
  • Babysitting: The babysitting service is 10.00 euro per hour and needs to be booked at least 24 hours in advance.

The Housekeeping Rules

  • All rates include VAT and tax.
  • The hotel can accommodate a maximum of 2 children up to 6 years old when sharing the adult’s room. Accommodation is complimentary when sharing with parents or another adult – meals and transfers and other services are chargeable.

The Weather

Temperatures average around 27c and range throughout the year from 24c to 31c. April, May, October and November are the best months to travel as the humidity drops in the Seychelles.

The Finer Details

Rates include:

  • Half board stay (breakfast and dinner) including complimentary afternoon tea
  • Complimentary non-motorized water sports, such as paddle boarding

Discount Calendar

JAN         FEB        MAR        APR        MAY        JUN  

10%        10%       10%       10%       10%       10% 

JUL         AUG      SEP        OCT        NOV        DEC

10%        10%       10%       10%       10%       10% 

Average Temperature & Rainfall in Days

JAN         FEB        MAR        APR        MAY        JUN  

24C        25C      25C       25C       25C       25C 

16             17             5              16            13             6 

JUL         AUG        SEP        OCT        NOV        DEC  

24C        24C      24C       24C       24C       24C 

6              9             7             14             14            22 

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