Located on Beau Vallon Beach on Mahe, this affordable property is right at the centre of island life and offers 20 cosy suites and superior rooms built around a swimming pool.
The Sun Resort is predominantly self-catering and serves local creole and international cuisine in the evenings, with a coffee shop for those on the go. Enjoy authentic Seychellois charm with modern amenities all in one prime location, steps away from the beach and a short walk to the dive centre.
The island scenery consists of high hills and jutting limestone cliffs, surrounded by beautiful beaches and an emerald sea. A visit here is a chance to enliven your senses, relax and recharge and discover the beauty of the tropics. Snorkel along the reef, learn to dive or explore numerous local dive sites amongst the picturesque bays and islands of this small archipelago, a world away from your everyday life.
Seychelles Underwater Centre
Seychelles Underwater Centre has been at the forefront of diving in the Seychelles for over 20 years. This PADI 5-star Gold Palm Instructor Development Centre (IDC) offers a comprehensive range of PADI courses. Three dive boats transport you to the best dive sites in the Seychelles and the dive centre offers a well stocked rental and retail facility. The centre has pioneered and continues to support marine conservation, particularly for whale sharks.
is featured in the following itineraries:
Cruise the tropical paradise of the Seychelles on board a charming schooner dedicated to offering you some of the best dive spots around the archipelago’s inner islands. Topside you’ll find stunning flora and fauna.
When to go: Jan-Dec
Duration inc. flights: 10 days
Price inc. flights: From £2,750 pp
Trip type: Liveaboard
Explore the unique dive sites of Mahe island and their abundance of reef fish. This trip includes an afternoon whale shark encounter run by the Marine Conservation Society Seychelles, experts in monitoring their location.
When to go: Sep-Oct
Duration inc. flights: 9 days
Price inc. flights: From £2,245 pp
Tailor-made trip idea
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Home to the country’s capital, Victoria, no visit to the Seychelles would be complete with a visit to Mahe. The island is home to a treasure trove of flora and fauna, with granite peaks and rare endemic plants including the jellyfish tree and vanilla orchid.
Ideal for viewing: whale shark, white-tip reef shark, green turtle, black-tip reef shark