Denis Private Island

Family, fun and unlimited leisure

Located on the northern edge of Denis, this charming resort combines luxurious relaxation and exhilarating adventure into one unforgettable island escape.

Bring the whole family and discover thrilling activities at the resort and around the island. Snorkel, swim and dive in crystalline waters and coral reefs. Spot colourful local wildlife on a hike through the tropical forest. Dine on authentic Creole cuisine prepared with fresh produce from the resort’s private farm and garden. Then sink into the plush comfort of one of 25 private cottages.

Experience all the tranquillity, beauty and adventure of island living in one holiday at Denis Private Island Resort.

Denis island location

Fringed by lush palm trees, fine white beaches and spectacular coral reefs, Denis Private Island Resort lies 85km north of Mahé Island, within 30 minutes of Seychelles International Airport by plane or helicopter.

Denis island dining

Delight in all the flavours, textures and culture of authentic Creole cuisine at dining areas and bars overlooking the ocean. Each delicious five-course meal offers a tempting array of dishes prepared with vegetables, juicy fruits, fresh seafood and poultry from the private garden, farm and surrounding ocean. Savour a meal overlooking the ocean in the open-air dining area or enjoy a drink in the contemporary open lounge space. Theme evenings add a touch of magic with Creole and Japanese nights complete with live music and fascinating sushi demonstrations from our chefs. Private dinners can also be arranged on request.

Denis island spa

Enjoy a blissful massage in the privacy of your own courtyard with soothing treatments inspired by the Seychelles and India. Talented therapists are on hand to see to your every relaxation need using a selection of essential oils, silky beach sand and holistic natural products.


Denis island entertainment

Experience a kaleidoscope of leisure, nature and adventure both above the waterline and below. Go deep-sea fishing for marlin and tuna. Visit the onsite PADI Dive Centre for some underwater exploration, or make use of the complimentary snorkelling, kayaking and windsurfing equipment at the resort. Then dry off and go on an exciting nature walk to discover local wildlife including roaming tortoises, colourful birds and lush local flora. There’s also plenty to do back at the resort. Play a game or two of tennis, sink the black with a game of snooker in the library, or laze on the deck with a good book and an exotic cocktail. Excursions to nearby islands can also be arranged.

Denis guest services

At Denis Private Island Resort, we always have your comfort in mind. Enjoy access to a host of convenient services including a business centre, library with LCD TV, a chic boutique, laundry services, two internet stations and complimentary WiFi.

Denis island rooms

Denis Private Island Resort offers 25 elegant air-conditioned cottages each with their own courtyard, outside shower and private sundeck. Choose from three Beach Cottages, ten Beachfront Spa Cottages, one Family Cottage, 10 Deluxe Beach Cottages and one spacious Beach Villa.
The Deluxe Beach Cottages feature an extended sea-facing private deck, while the Beachfront Spa Cottages offer access to a wellness and massage area in the courtyard. The Family Villa boasts a spacious ocean-view veranda, as well as separate bedroom and a furnished lounge with twin beds. The ultra-luxurious Beach Villa offers spectacular sea views from its expansive deck, along with a refreshing private plunge pool, dining pavilion, barbecue area and lounge space.

Denis island children

Kids will also find plenty of activities to keep them occupied. Take them on a beginner’s diving course at the PADI Dive Centre, snorkel in the shallows and kayak around the island. A fun visit to the private farm can be arranged, as well as exciting nature walks through the forest. The resort also offers plenty of board games, TV, tennis, a swimming pool and a snooker table. Babysitting and early dinners for the kids are available on request.

Denis island weddings

Celebrate the most special day of your life at Denis Private Island Resort. Say your vows in the island’s charming private chapel or say ‘I do’ on powdery white sand with the ocean as your backdrop. From intimate weddings just for two to grand affairs with family and friends, our dedicated team of wedding co-ordinators will ensure that every moment is just the way you always imagined.

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