A tropical jewel in the Indian Ocean, Denis Island is a private beach paradise offering complete escapism and utter luxury.

Home to just one exclusive hotel, this is a real desert island fantasy. Vast stretches of fine, white sands fringe the coral island of lush forest, while turquoise waters boast an array of enchanting marine life.

With a professional PADI dive centre and fantastic diving available all year round, visitors can spend their days diving and snorkelling among turtles, dolphins and white-tip sharks – to name a few. Explore the dense forest where giant tortoises roam and take part in superior game fishing, however if relaxing and sunbathing is top of the agenda then Denis Island can certainly deliver with its powder-soft beaches and tropical climate.

95 kilometres from Mahe, Denis is an oasis of seclusion and serenity and we can ensure you enjoy island life in both luxury and style.

When to go

The Seychelles enjoys a warm tropical climate all year round. April to May, and September to November are considered the best times to go, but even in the months considered the monsoon season, the showers are short and intermittent.


What to do

  • Dive and snorkel among a wide variety of marine life
  • Sunbathe on soft, white sands
  • Wander through the tropical forest
  • World class game fishing

Accommodation in Denis Private Island

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