Fisherman’s Cove Resort is one of the most elegant hotels in Seychelles. And we’re not exaggerating. Upon arrival, it was love at first site! This hidden gem captures the essence of being completely immersed in nature while still having every comfort you need to feel like royalty on a holiday. Fisherman's Cove Resort is located on the south coast of Mahe, the second largest island of Seychelles. The hotel offers panoramic views from almost every angle, and that’s what makes it so special. Its location is perfect for exploring beaches, snorkeling and diving sites nearby. The spacious, serene villas are built with traditional materials reflecting local architecture and interiors designed with an emphasis on natural light and sea views.
Awards and Recognition
- Travel + Leisure World's Best Award Winner: Top 10 Resorts in Seychelles - Condé Nast Traveler: Readers' Choice Award Winner: Top 10 Resorts in Seychelles - The World's Leading Hotels: Top 10 Villas in the World - Caribbean Travel and Life Magazine: Top 10 Villas in the World - The Telegraph: Top 10 Luxury Hotels in the World Serving the Most Scenic Views - The Telegraph: Top 10 Villas in the World Serving the Most Scenic Views
Best season to visit
The best time to visit Fisherman's Cove is between the months of September and May. This time of year offers warm and sunny days and nights with refreshing sea breezes. The average temperature is around 27 degrees Celsius. It is perfect to explore the island and all its surroundings, including the rainforest and the desert. The sea is warm enough for swimming and water sports. The rainfall is around 100mm per month. This is the best time for scuba diving and snorkeling. You can also enjoy kitesurfing, windsurfing, and other water sports.
Rooms & Services Available
The Hotel offers 21 villas - each with a different theme and design with a private pool. The largest villas have a separate bedroom and a living room. Some of the villas come with a private plunge pool, others have an outdoor shower, a dining pavilion and a gourmet kitchen. There is a tennis court, a fitness center and a spa offering a range of beauty and health treatments. You can also enjoy the library and an exquisite indoor lounge - a place where you can relax and reflect on your journey so far. You can choose to dine in one of the restaurants or have a deliciously prepared meal at your villa. The dishes are prepared with the freshest ingredients and served in the style of a buffet.
Activities at Fisherman's Cove Resort
The Resort offers a wide selection of activities and excursions to explore and enjoy your surroundings. You can go on a cruise to visit a privately owned island, go on a tour of the rainforest and the desert, scuba dive or snorkel at a nearby coral reef, visit an artisan village, etc. The resort is also an ideal place for a honeymoon. You can book the sunset dinner with a massage and cocktails on the beach. The nearby island of Praslin, which is a UNESCO Heritage Site, is home to the world’s largest living flower, the Bird of Paradise, as well as other rare flora and fauna.
Diving and snorkeling at Fisherman's Cove Resort
The nearby coral reef is a must-see site for all scuba divers and snorkelers. The best time to go diving is between October and April, where you will find plentiful corals, fish, and marine life. Fisherman’s Cove Resort and Spa is one of the best places to scuba dive and snorkel in Seychelles thanks to its close proximity to the coral reef and the fact that the sea is calm most of the year.
Fisherman’s Cove is located on the southern coast of the second largest island in Seychelles, Mahe. The island is known for its beautiful beaches and nearby is Praslin Island, a UNESCO Heritage Site. Mahe is the most developed and populated island of Seychelles. It offers all the infrastructure required to enjoy your stay and explore the surroundings. The Cove is around 30 minutes from the airport, which makes it a perfect place for your stay before or after a long haul flight.
The closest airport to Fisherman’s Cove is the Seychelles International Airport (SEZ). You can choose to fly directly to the airport. Alternatively, you can fly to a nearby destination, such as Mauritius or Dubai, and then take a short flight to Seychelles. If you are flying from Europe or North America, you’ll have to find a connection that connects through one of the major hubs. For example, if you’re flying from the East Coast, you might have to go through London. If you’re flying from the West Coast, you might have to go through Dubai. If you’re flying from Asia, you might have to fly to Dubai or Doha and then take a connecting flight to Seychelles.
Fisherman’s Cove is an ideal place for couples to relax and enjoy a romantic getaway. The resort offers an array of activities, but it is the most secluded place to be if you want to be completely immersed in nature. The stunning views and perfectly designed villas make this place an extraordinary experience. It might not be suitable for solo travelers as the hotel is quite small and the nearest town is quite far. However, it is an ideal choice if you are looking for a place to relax and enjoy being completely disconnected from the world.