Hilton Northolme Resort & Spa consists of a host of charming private villas spread out across a tropical landscape, all with private balconies offering panoramic ocean views. This stunning boutique five-star resort, and one of the first hotels to open on Mahé Island, welcomes adults and children over 13 years.

Guests can choose from 26 King Hillside Villas set high amongst the tropical forest (sleeps two guests); 14 King Oceanfront Villas on stilts above the water (sleeps two guests); 15 Grand Oceanview Pool Villas with views across the ocean (sleeps two guests); and a two-bedroom Northolme Villa boasting the largest private pool in the north of Mahé and bathrooms with whirlpool baths (sleeps four guests).

The combination of the resort’s secluded position and the wide range of activities available, along with the resort’s location on Seychelles’ main island, make Northolme Resort & Spa a great destination for those looking for a holiday with a mix of relaxation and adventure. Between snorkelling, hiking, kayaking and diving to boat trips to the nearby islands and discovering what the island itself has to offer, there won’t be a minute to spare! Guests who love the water will be spoilt as the hotel boasts one of the best snorkelling areas on Mahé. Fringed with vibrant coral reefs, guests can admire the marine’s exceptional fauna, from turtles and horse fish, to dolphins and parrot fish.

After an active day either on land or sea, guests can either take advantage of the resort’s eforea Spa and book a pampering treatment, where ancient health traditions meet the contemporary, with a Seychellois massage or ocean release facial with muscle relaxing and anti-inflammatory properties.