Article by HolidayHorizon.net
Cerf Island is one of a class Seychelles resort which offers privacy and luxury to its guests who desire to enjoy an uncrowded and peaceful holiday. Located at the entrance to the St. Anne Marine Park, and in close proximity to Mahe, as well as, the capital city Victoria, the hotel offers the benefits of a get-a-way retreat, which is still within reach of the bustling city life when desired. Nestling in the wilderness, the island is roughly 1.5km by 1 km in size and surrounded by cobalt blue seas and thriving marine life. With pristine white beaches stretching for miles, this is certainly a superb beach holiday destination with plenty of excursions and activities to partake.
The Resort and Its Accommodations
This luxury Seychelles resort is designed with a heavy influence of Creole architecture and built with indigenous material, merging with the natural surroundings. With 12 private luxury villas, the accommodation at the resort is exclusive and the atmosphere is very private. Hillside villas give a wonderful view of the lush foliage, while the Hideaway villas are located in secluded spots in the island with private sun gardens and panoramic sea vies. Equipped with a restaurant that is perched atop a cliff, a natural spa which is fringed by the rain forest and the beach all around, guests at Cerf beach come together as one with nature rather than becoming an intrusion on it. The Tortoise suites are ideal for family retreats with spacious, separate living area, with bathrooms that can double up as a bedroom, a master bedroom, bathroom, lounge and balcony.
A Seychelles Honeymoon to Remember Forever
Those who have heard from friends and relatives of their Seychelles honeymoon experience, will no doubt be tempted to find the same blend of romanticism which this island resort provides. Cerf Island is especially well prepared for newlyweds seeking to spend a romantic island honeymoon, with several wedding and honeymoon packages already available, or otherwise customized options can be requested. Have a look at Cerf Island Resorts´ Tortoise Honeymoon Suites, a villa designed for the privacy of honeymooners, while catering to the Seychelles luxury resort reputation.
Seychelles Food Experience at Cerf Island Resort
When you are in the Seychelles, there is plenty to explore and really enjoy. Let’s start with the mouthwatering Seychelles food. There is no doubt, that fresh ingredients make the most delectable of dishes, and with sea all around, lush tropical fauna, vegetation all over the island, freshness of sea food , fruits, vegetables and spices, make the best Creole food. Star fruit is one of the native delicacies that any visitor should try out, not to mention the “love fruit”, coco-de-mer, if you can get a serving of the soft jelly like inside of the younger nuts. Don’t forget to visit these mythical, palm trees that are endogenous to Seychelles. UNESCO has declared the Coco-de-mer palm forest as a World Heritage site. Seychelles food is a fusion of many world influences and you are bound to be impressed with the tastes that will be served at the Cerf island restaurant.
Snorkel, Dive, Game Fishing and More…
When you choose to visit Seychelles, you would probably be planning to enjoy some of the activities such as snorkeling, diving, exploring the shallow sea beds and even consider some game fishing in the outer seas. If you are a water sport enthusiast, this is a resort that is well geared to serve your needs. With well organized activities ranging from snorkeling to kayaking, paddle boating, and sunset cruises, you can take a pick or try out all. The reefs around Mahe are tantalizing and rich with marine life. As Cerf Island is strategically located at the very entrance of the St Anne Marine Park, you can be sure to have the best of marine life observing experience in Seychelles.
So next time you decide to visit Seychelles, choose something less crowded and private, by booking yourself to the lap of luxury at Cerf Island Resort. You will enjoy your stay, starting from the boat ride to the island from Mahe, and until you depart from this dreamy hideaway location, this will snap a picture perfect memory for your life.