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Denis Private Island Holidays

While you won't actually be alone on your holiday in tropical Denis Private Island, it will certainly feel that way. This barefoot getaway is surrounded by coral reefs and cloaked in lush green palms fringing untouched, white sand beaches and calm, topaz waters. We love escaping to this remote paradise, where luxury is standard and peace is guaranteed, having the pristine strips of sand untouched by any footprints but our own. The island boasts not only incredible marine life, but chic comfortable cottages. All cottages on the island boast direct access to the stunning beach whilst offer significent privacy. Whether you a looking to spend quality time with the family, or celebrating a wedding, Denis Private Island is pure island bliss. 

Destination Highlights
  • Denis Private Island is rich in marine life and an excellent place for scuba diving
  • Explore the islands working farm or visit the giant tortoise colony
  • Enjoy the massage techniques of Denis Private Island's expert therapists
  • Combine your Seychelles holiday with a multi centre destination in the Middle East or perhaps another Seychelles island

Our favourite hotels

Our favourite places to stay are below. We know everyone is different, so if you can’t see something you like, we'd be more than happy to help.

Denis Private Island, Seychelles

Denis Private Island


H&J Rating

Guide Price

 £3,999  pp

Denis Private Island

Time Zone

GMT +4 hours

Flight Time

Approx.11 hours; indirect flights are available via Europe or the Middle East from the UK. Followed by a 30-minute domestic flight from Mahe


SCR - Seychelles Rupee

Visa Information

British citizens don’t need to obtain a visa for travel to the Seychelles


English is widely spoken

Health Information

No special vaccinations are required for travel to the Seychelles
  • Scuba Diving

    Surrounded with powder-soft sand beaches, crystalline water and an abundance of marine life, there are plenty of activities to try on Denis Private Island. If you want to explore, head for the resort's working farm or visit the giant tortoise colony. Jogging and tennis are available if you feel more energetic, or head to the water to sail, windsurf, canoe, or snorkel in the sparkling lagoon edging the island.

  • Massage

    Almost entirely surrounded by vibrant coral reefs, Denis Private Island is rich in marine life and an excellent place for scuba diving, with pristine white sands giving way to a natural lagoon protected by the reef. Go in search of turtles, sharks, sting rays, tuna, and dolphins, even whale sharks and manta rays between September and November. The island's PADI accredited dive centre offers courses for beginner and advanced divers.

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    Destination Manager

    "The best way to get around Denis Private Island is by bicycle. Collect your bike upon arrival and use it throughout your stay to venture between your villa, the main building and all of the island natural attractions."

Frequently Asked Questions

Flights to the Seychelles take approximately 12 hours and 40 minutes excluding stopovers. Qatar Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian Airways, Qatar Airways and Etihad Airways currently offer indirect flights as well as other international carriers from London Heathrow or Gatwick to Seychelles International Airport on the island of Mahé. 

Yes, it’s possible to get married in the Seychelles. To apply for a special marriage licence, you need to be in the Seychelles for at least two days before your wedding ceremony and must advise the Civil State Office at least 11 days in advance. 

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