Praslin itself is idyllic. While Seychelles has a meagre population of 97,000 people, the Island of Praslin fares better with only 7500 inhabitants. This sleepy exceptionally pristine, untouched Island is the perfect home for a bit of Raffles indulgent luxury. Its hillside location makes ocean views a must, it would be a crime to book any villa category below ocean view. Every villa has its own private pool and spacious terrace leaving little need to venture outside of your villa. Although the location of Raffles has a lot to tempt you out to explore, Takamaka beach is long, lacks any strong currents or large waves making it perfect to swim year round. Five minutes by boat the Island of Curieuse provides yet more pristine beaches, an insight into Seychelles History and over 150 Aldabra tortoises. Last but not least the famous Anse Lazio, celebrated as one of the world’s best beaches lies only 20 minutes’ walk away. There is a plethora of other activities and sights to see, Fond Ferdinand, Vallee De Mai and of course its location offers a perfect base to Island hop, something that Seychelles is famed for. Coming a little closer to your villa a selection of restaurants and bars, some more social , some more romantic assures you that every occasion is matched. Fitness Centre, Spa, Yoga, Watersports, cooking classes, cocktail making classes, kids club, petanque, the resorts very own Tortoise park and pristine gardens assures you there is plenty to do, should you wish.