Relais de l’Hermitage St Gilles

A family adventure in the heart of Réunion

Relais de l’Hermitage Saint Gilles celebrates Réunion Island’s many spectacular sights, flavours and experiences. Located on the sought-after shores of l’Hermitage Lagoon, this elegant resort is the ideal place to begin your island adventure. Dive the tranquil depths of the Indian Ocean, traverse lush volcanic landscapes and soak up the ambience of authentic island life. Not only does Relais de l’Hermitage Saint Gilles offer gourmet dining, thrilling activities and a wealth of leisure opportunities, it’s also within walking distance of the island’s best clubs, bars, restaurants and bakeries. Escape to the beautiful island of Réunion with Relais de l’Hermitage Saint Gilles.

Relais lhermitage reunion hotel grounds

Relais de l’Hermitage Saint-Gilles is located on the west coast of Réunion just 100m from the breathtaking l’Hermitage Beach and Lagoon. The village of Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains is a mere 2km away, while 45 minutes by car will get you to the capital Saint-Denis and Roland Garros Airport.

Dining & Drinks
Relais hermitage dining

Enjoy local island flavours, international cuisine and colourful cocktails at the resort’s two restaurants and bar. Elegant Case Vanille serves an à la carte menu with local dishes including the chef’s speciality, gratin chouchou. Fresh salads, pizzas, burgers and tempting buffets are also on offer. The open-air Le Papayer Restaurant is the perfect place for a family dinner with local and international specialities served à la carte or buffet style. Relax with a cocktail or local rum at laid-back Le Tamarin bar overlooking the garden. In-room dining is also available on request.

Relais lhermitage reunion child friendly

It goes without saying that Réunion Island is brimming with exciting adventure activities and cultural experiences. Start off by exploring the diverse volcanic landscapes at Cascade de Salazie, Cilaos Circus, the Piton des Neiges and Piton de la Fournaise. Then dive into the clear ocean or lagoon to discover the colourful underwater world below. The hotel also provides snorkelling, kayaking, surfing and sailing equipment, as well as boules, volley ball, ping-pong, badminton, tennis and archery. The charming village of Saint-Gilles-Les-Bains is located just moments from the hotel, allowing guests to explore the bustling city, restaurants and clubs at their leisure. In the evening, there’s plenty of entertainment to be had with themed music dinners featuring jazz, blues, séga and maloya performances.

Rooms & Amenities
Relais hermitage rooms

Nestled within a landscaped tropical garden, 173 stylish rooms provide a haven of comfort and tranquillity. For families, there are six inter-leading rooms, as well as 30 twin rooms. Each room has either a terrace or a balcony with stunning views, air conditioning, a flat-screen TV, minibar and free WiFi. Guests at Relais de l’Hermitage Saint-Gilles have access to a number of convenient amenities. A laundry service, private parking, currency exchange, WiFi and comprehensive business facilities are always on hand. There’s also a courtesy room for late or early departures. Please note that this is a pet-friendly resort.

Reunion island kids activities

The resort is very family friendly and kids are treated to plenty of fun and adventure every day. The complimentary Mini Club takes care of children between the ages of 6 and 12. Under the close supervision of qualified staff members, kids will enjoy a range of outdoor and indoor activities to keep them entertained all day. From treasure hunts and creative workshops to sports and nature outings, there’s never a dull moment at Relais de l’Hermitage Saint-Gilles.

Relais lhermitage reunion hotel weddings

Relais de l’Hermitage Saint-Gilles is the ideal destination for special events of every kind. From romantic weddings and sophisticated cocktail parties to executive conferences and business meetings, every event is perfectly catered for. Host festive events in the landscaped garden or corporate gatherings in one of three spacious conference rooms. A dedicated team of event planners will provide everything from décor, music and dining to state-of the art equipment designed around your needs.

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