Cerf Island Resort
Measuring just a 1,5 km long and almost 1 km wide, Cerf is a lush island with a number of perfect sandy beaches and just a few inhabitants.
There are no roads, only a few pathways which allow leisurely exploration of the island.
Cerf Island was named after the French frigate, Le Cerf which arrived at Port Victoria on 1 November 1756. Cerf Island reaches a height of 108 m (354 feet). The Boutique hotel is situated at the entrance of the Sainte Anne Marine Park at approximately 10 minutes by boat from Mahe Island.
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 resort is designed to deliver a true Creole experience facilitated by incorporating the Seychellois architecture and design while preserving the natural surroundings.
The alluring emptiness of the white sand beaches offer a personal oasis in nature’s tropical playground. Relax and listen to the sound of the breeze in the trees and the gentle waves on the beach as you sip cocktails at the Bar. The infinity edge Pools and Lounges, offer the perfect relaxation.
Please note: To ensure the comfort of its esteemed clientele the resort policy welcomes children only above 7 years of age.
Nestled into the lush hillside overlooking the sea, Cerf Island Resort is a cluster of 24 lovely spacious villas.
The understated elegance of these 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 namely
- Hillside Villas (number: 12)
- Hideaway Villas (number: 7)
- Tortoise Suites (number: 5)
Each villa offers distinctive experiences with beautiful views of the tropical vegetation and patches of the Indian Ocean in addition to glimpses of magnificent sunsets.
Each villa 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.
These 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: 58m² plus 22 m² balcony.
Enjoy the envy of the Hillside Villas. Fantastic secluded locations with private sun gardens and a choice of either direct sea view or larger bedroom. Ideal for a romantic retreat. Size: 58 m², 22 m² balcony plus 20 m² of private sun garden.
These 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 m² plus 28 m² balcony.
The marine park waters around the Island are a diving dreamland of abundant tropical sea-life. Watersports provide the intrepid with the ideal way to explore the island. Stroll amongst tropical vegetation to the marine reserve viewpoint to experience the benign mix of flora and fauna.
Cerf Island Resort offers you snorkelling equipment, kayaks, pedal Boat
Le Spa Latanier
The pressures of everyday life in our hectic modern world mean that many travellers are increasingly seeking more than just a sunlit beach to fulfil their holiday needs.
That is surely why one of today's most in-demand hotel amenities has become the availability of professional Spa treatments - whose range of soothing therapies both new and old can bring an entirely new dimension of relaxation and revitalisation to your holiday.
So unwind, relax, and pamper yourself in style on Cerf Island. Out in the tropical sunshine you can wash away the stresses of life back home, with massages, facials and a steam bath. Your holiday experience need not end the day you get back home - discover how to make it last longer..
The calm and soothing ambience of the island, its breathtakingly beautiful beaches and gastronomic traditions make it a popular choice for a soothing spa holiday.
Le Spa Latanier is set halfway up the hill, surrounded by "Kallis du Pap" trees and nestled into the lush vegetation of latanier palms. The Spa boasts a variety of massages, a private steam room, indoor/ outdoor treatment room, indoor and outdoor shower facilities, outdoor Rainforest Jacuzzi and a relaxation garden. The products selected for our treatments are based on essential oils - a truly bio-product, drawing on the natural environment as inspiration for its range of treatments.
The Spa offers an individual or couples treatments. There are also various beauty and nail-care treatments on offer. If you prefer, you can even arrange for a massage in the privacy and comfort of your own villa, or on the balcony, beach or on your favourite spot on the resort's premises.
Dining is certainly an unforgettable affair.
Restaurant 1756 is named after the French frigate which arrived on Mahé in 1756. The restaurant is so named to commemorate the year of discovery of Cerf Island.
There is a wide choice of fine traditional Creole and international cuisine, a treasure of fresh seafood and local natural produce.
With the breaking of the waves in the background and a candlelit ambience, 1756 offers views over Mahé, St Anne Island and the entrance of the Marine Park.
Relax and unwind in the informal atmosphere and enjoy the panoramic view.
Please note: The restaurant is also open to local residents and visitors.
Zepis is the second restaurant offering Creole and International cuisine.
The Pool Bar
Enjoy a light meal or an exotic cocktail available from the Pool Bar Menu. Lunch is normally served at Pool bar. Relax by the pool or on the private beach and our staff will delightfully serve you your favourite drinks.
Beach dinner is available by advance booking only for a maximum of 4 people.
A variety of delicious light meals, salads, sandwiches and soups are available from 07:00 – 21:30.