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Hawkfish Island holiday

Fregate is an idyllic private island skirted by white sand and coral reefs that’s home to just 16 villas and incredible wildlife. The perfect mix of romance, indulgence, adventure and conservation.

Hawkfish Island holiday: Summary

Hawkfish Island holiday in a nutshell

Arriving by helicopter or boat from Mahé, watch as Fregate’s forested hills appear on the horizon, your idyllic castaway island home for the next four nights.

Three square kilometres in size, there are just 16 sophisticated residences dotted around the coastline making it a wonderfully private place. Each comes with an infinity pool, Jacuzzi, daybed, dining pavilion and incredible views that you could easily spend all five days in – but there’s much to explore for those who fancy it.

Seven stunning beaches skirt the island, one of which is regularly voted among the most beautiful beaches in the world, and you may find yourself with one all to yourself.

The Indian Ocean waters are your playground. Below the waves, find vibrant reefs to explore by snorkel or on a PADI certified dive course. Night dives are also possible here and a little further out, dolphins, whales and manta rays are occasional visitors. On the surface, sail, kayak, surf, fish, waterski and take a powerboat on day trips to nearby islands.

Fregate itself is criss-crossed by 11km of trails you can walk alongside wandering giant tortoises, mountain bike or join the resident conservationist to find out about the incredible work to save the Seychelles magpie robin and rewild the former plantation. You assist also assist team with field work, searching for emerging sea turtle hatchlings or checking nest boxes for eggs and chicks.

Dining wherever you like – on the beach, in the branches of a banyan tree, a scenic lookout, restaurant or your villa – is always an experience. Produce is freshly picked and caught with the majority organically grown on the island.

Add in the fabulous spa and always excellent service and you have the consummate private island experience that is hard to leave.

At a glance

Starts: Seychelles International Airport Mahé
4 nights Fregate Island Villas - Fregate Island, Seychelles Full Board
Ends: Seychelles International Airport Mahé

Fregate Island Villas

Days 1-5

35 miles east of Mahé, Fregate Island Private (formerly known as Frégate Island Hotel) is the most secluded granitic Inner Islands, one of the Seychelles' largest private resorts islands, and home of a very luxurious retreat, set amidst dazzling natural settings.

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Fregate Island Villas

Fregate Island Villas

Fregate Island, Seychelles

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Highlights

Our thoughts on five of the top experiences of this Hawkfish Island holiday.

  • 16 beautiful villas on a stunning private island
  • Seven beaches, one voted the most beautiful in the world
  • Giant tortoises and over a hundred bird species
  • Discover rich coral reefs on diving and snorkel trips
  • Whales, dolphins and mantas visit the deeper waters

Activities

Some activities which can be included in the Hawkfish Island holiday: talk to us about those which interest you.

  • Birdwatching

  • Boat trip

  • Fishing

  • Kayaking

  • Scuba-diving

  • Self-guided walking

  • Snorkelling

  • Watersports

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