Acajou Beach Resort Seychelles
The hotel was first opened in the year 1996. The hotel has obtained its name from the French word “mahogany” because it has been constructed with woods that were cultivated by taking into consideration its impact on the environment. In 2014 the hotel was renovated so as to include modern technology as well as part of the hotel. The landscape consists of fruits and vegetables and spice plants that are grown on the hotel site
The Acajou Beach Resort comprises of 14 room hotels which have a warm Seychellois touch. These rooms are located on the ground floor and they each consist of a veranda. The resort is built in such a way so as to make the guests feel the comfortable and the guests are warmly welcome. In terms of security and comfort, all the necessary arrangements are made so as the guests enjoy their vacation on the Seychelles.
14 Standard rooms are located on the ground floor of our two central residence blocks, each with a private veranda immersed in our tropical garden.
Located on the upper floor, the 16 Superior Rooms share the same cozy earth-tones of the Standard rooms but offer more space and additionally partial views out to the sea and garden from the private balcony.
The 2 new Family Rooms, each with an additional bedroom, can suit a variety of different family units – ideal for those seeking suitable group accommodation of up to 4, without having to book multiple separate rooms.
Deluxe rooms combine size and space with a refreshing ocean motif to match their beachfront location. Spacious verandas offer views across Cote D’Or and the Curieuse Marine National Park.
Six self-catering apartments provide a home-away-from-home in both one and two-bedroom varieties, each with kitchen facilities and separated bedroom(s) and lounge. Our apartments are located near the entrance of the hotel, with convenient road access and proximity to the nearby shops in Cote D’Or village.
Benefits of a booking at the Acajou Beach Resort:
- The hotel provides comfortable queen size beds for the guests to enjoy a good sleep.
- The rooms are equipped with Flat Screen television and a writing desk.
- The hotel offers complimentary Internet access.
- The hotel offers room service from 8am to 9 30pm.
- There is a mini-bar (stocked on request), a mini-safe, hairdryer in each room.
- High security system 24 hours a day
- Complimentary tea and coffee making facilities in each room.
- On site restaurant services
- IDD Telephone in every room
- The rooms have a veranda with loungers.
- Enjoy live entertainment from local artists at the main restaurant.
The restaurants at Acajou Beach Resort
Acajou’s Starfish Bar & Restaurant is open every day from 10hr to 18hr. The restaurant provides traditional Creole dishes such as fresh grilled fish, octopus curry with coconut milk and also salads and sandwiches. The bar also provides cocktails made with fresh fruits, soft drinks and alcoholic drinks.
Acajou has also another restaurant that serves full American buffet breakfast every morning and dinner services in the evening. The restaurant is named Les Boucaniers and offers an intimate dining atmosphere. It is opened for breakfast daily from 07 30 to 10 00 and for dinner from 19 30 to 21 30. The restaurant does not provide lunch services.
The hotel also hosts a bar named Chapo! Bar and Lounge. It is the ideal place for an evening meeting so that the guests can share a drink and chitchat with an aperitif before moving to have diner in the main restaurant. The bar also hosts live music very often.
Apart from restaurants, the Resort also offers amazing beachfront location to its guests. Sun loungers, umbrellas and towel service are provided as well. Guests can also enjoy a cocktail at the spot they are by our bar staffs.
Facilities at the Resort
The Resort also features an air-conditioned gym that offers a variety of exercises and equipment to the guests. The gym is open from 7am to 11pm. Furthermore, after a hard training at the gym, the guests can opt for a relaxing massage from our experienced therapists.
There is also a Souvenir Boutique at the resort that offers a wide variety of unique gifts and souvenirs as well as items such as hats and t-shirts. The boutique is open from 7am till 11pm.
Acajou Beach Resort is situated just outside the Cote D’or village. As such shops, boutiques, restaurants, excursion planners and bank are easily accessible.
The Cote D’or beach is ideal for swimming and relaxing with its waves lapping at the shore and is very close to the hotel. Hence, it is the ideal place for sea lovers who would wish to enjoy contemplating the crystal-clear water and the beautiful view of the surrounding islands.
The Acajou Beach Resort is also the ideal location for people planning their honeymoon trip. The guests are guaranteed to obtain full satisfaction with the services offered at the hotel during their stay.
Activities and Entertainments
Seychelles has a lot of interesting activities and excursions to provide to bring a ray of excitement in your vacation trip. During a visit on the island, people can practice water sports such as snorkeling, diving, parachute rides, water-skiing or paragliding.
As Seychelles is well known for its beautiful sandy beaches and coral reefs, sea lovers can explore Seychelles and its wonderful archipelago by booking a trip on a yacht, glass bottomed boat or catamaran.
Visitors coming to stay at the resort can also grasp the opportunity of exploring the local culture of Seychelles by making a visit to the Praslin Museum, local churches, art studios, market places and shops.
Nature lovers must visit Cousin, a nature reserve which is a sanctuary for endemic plants, birds and reptiles. This reserve is run by an NGO. Tours on the reserve are organized all year round.
For people who love to relax by the sea can practice the sport of fishing. Many fishing activities are provided in Seychelles as the island is surrounded by the crystal blue sea. These activities are big-game fishing, line fishing or bottom-fishing that even an inexperienced person can try.