Located in the north-east region of Praslin, L’Archipel is a small boutique hotel surrounded by tropical gardens overlooking the picturesque Anse Gouvernement beach. Framed by beautiful granite rock formations, the hotel offers a secluded retreat for guests to soak up the sun on the beach or enjoy swimming and snorkelling in the azure oceans.
Nestled on the colourful and exotic hillside, the luxurious cottages offer magnificent garden and ocean views. Why not use L'Archipel as a stepping stone to explore the other smaller neighbouring islands such as La Digue or Curieuse where you will be greeted by friendly giant tortoises.
Praslin is a 15 Minute flight from Mahe
Transfer is 20 minutes from Praslin Airport
Total rooms: 30 luxurious hillside villas
Restaurants: 2 with breath-taking views
Meal plan: Breakfast and evening meal
Children under 3 on request only
Discover the hotel
There's nothing better than cooling down from the glorious sunshine and getting your adrenaline pumping with an exciting water sport. Whether its your first time trying a new sport or if you are a seasoned expert the trained staff at L'Archipel are on hand to help guide you during your stay.
Kayaks and stand-up paddle boarding are complimentary for guests but you can also enjoy a wide range of exciting activities including snorkelling, scuba diving and deep sea fishing which can be arranged for you at an additional charge.
Enjoy the fabulous beachside setting of La Gigolette and tuck into seafood dishes or sample local Creole specialities and classic French Cuisine at Feuille D'Or. Perhaps you've like to experience a dining experience with a difference? Well the weekly Creole buffet accompanied by live music and traditional dancing certainly won't disappoint.
Dress code: Gentlemen are expected to wear trousers after 7pm in the restaurants and bars.
La Gigolette Restaurant
Situated on the beach La Gigolette is open for breakfast, a la carte lunch and seafood dinners.
La Feuille d'Or Restaurant
La Feuille d’Or
Well known for its Creole and international dishes, La Feuille d’Or is in the main building and only open for dinner.
The Beach Bar is open from 0800 to 2300.
Nestled on the hillside, spacious cottages are scattered across the resort and surrounded by exotic tropical gardens with verandas offering views across the sparkling Indian Ocean and Cote d'Or bay. In-room massage treatments are available upon request.
All rooms and suites include: Air conditioning, satellite TV, tea / coffee making facilities, minibar, shower, separate toilet, twin wash basins and hairdryer.
Bathrobes and slippers
Bathrobes and slippers
37 Years experience
9.8 out of 10 on Trust Pilot