La Fortresse is a stunning house on Cerf Island, located by the ocean, with space for up to 4 guests. Cerf Island is just 5 minutes away from the main Seychelles island, Mahé, by boat, so guests can enjoy stunning views across the water to Mahé from La Fortresse.
- On the beautiful sandy beach on Cerf Island.
- House located by the ocean with two double bedrooms. Completely refurbished in 2014.
- Air-conditioning, TV, high balcony above the ocean, high-quality furniture, fully-equipped kitchen, swimming pool.
- 1× Complete Villa (up to 4 people)
The balcony itself is accessible via the large wooden staircase which leads down to the beach, as well as from the large patio door which leads into the villa. Here, you will find a spacious living area with comfortable, high-quality furniture, including a dining table, a seating area, TV connection, and a fully-equipped kitchen.
Another wooden staircase leads upstairs, where you'll find two bedrooms, each with their own bathroom. The bedrooms here are air-conditioned, and one of the upstairs rooms also has another balcony, offering a spectacular view of the ocean and the neighbouring island of Mahé.
To the left and right of the house, there is a terraced outdoor area that offers beautiful seating in the shade, right on the beach. In addition, there are a few hammocks here, and an outdoor jacuzzi. This serene, quiet location is truly the perfect place to leave all of your cares behind, sit back, relax, and enjoy the best of the Seychelles.
The taxi boat run by Cerf Island's Habitation hotel runs several times each day between Mahé and Cerf Island.
Cerf Island - Mahé
07.00, 09.15, 13.00, 15.30, 17.30.
Mahé - Cerf Island
08.00, 10.15, 14.45, 15.30, 16.30, 18.00.
Customers of La Fortresse can enjoy two free transfers each day; one from Cerf Island (at 07.00 or 09.15) and one from Mahé (at 16.30 or 18.00). All other transfers cost €5 each way.
The boat schedule is subject to change.
Activities and specials:
- Snorkelling fans will enjoy the coral reef right on your doorstep.
- The snorkelling territories of the Sainte Anne Marine Park are also easily-accessible by boat (can be booked on-site at any time).
- We especially recommend a visit to the neighbouring island, Moyenne.
- Besides that, La Fortresse itself is extremely special, and allows you to stay closer to the ocean than is possible anywhere else.
- The return boat trip to Cerf Island is run by the hotel l'Habitation several times each day.
- Pick-up service (on arrival and departure days only): At high tide, guests can reach l'Habitation from La Fortresse (including return journey) with a small boat that belongs to La Fortresse. A member of staff will accompany guests to and from l'Habitation's jetty. This service is only available during daylight hours.
- First shuttle boat connection from La Fortresse to L'Habitation runs at 7 a.m. Guests who are booked onto an early flight from Mahé at 08.15 a.m. are advised to book their last night's accommodation on Mahé in order to ensure they don't miss their flight, or, alternatively, to book a later flight.
- L'Habitation Restaurant
- creole, international
- 0.5 km
- +248 4 32 31 11
- Opening hours:
- Mon-Sun: 12pm – 9.30pm
- Cerf Island
- cash (SCR / € / $), credit card
This restaurant belongs to the Hotel „L’Habitation“, located in the St. Anne Marine Park. Here, they are serving Creole and international dishes. Special attention is brought to the coconut that is used to round off a lot of dishes.
Both bedrooms are identically-equipped besides a few minor decorative details. Each also has its own bathroom.
Complete Villa (4 guests)
- Bedrooms of 16 m² and 20 m².
- 1 bedroom has its own balcony with a stunning view.
- Large kingsize double beds, high-quality furniture, en suite bathroom with shower, bathtub and WC, air-conditioning, mosquito nets, TV, music player, DVD player, kitchen with tea and coffee making facilities.
- Beautiful beach and ocean view from every bedroom.
Prices per night
Please note: Anyone planning to book their holiday for August or December (high season) should avoid waiting too long! Contact us well in advance to avoid finding out that your desired accommodation is fully-booked or that the flights are expensive.
|Complete Villa||4 guests||396 € 396 € - 426 € 426 €|
Minimum stay: 2 nights.
No extra bed possible.
Late check-out: subject to availability.
Please note: The first guaranteed transfer to L'Habitation (where the guests can take the ferry to Mahé) from La Fortresse is at 7 a.m. The hotel offers no connections for early international flight departures.
Guests will be offered a food starter pack, including basic food items such as tea, coffee, milk, bread etc. Guests can also shop for groceries on Eden Island, where there is a grocery store close to the departure point of the l'Habitation ferry
Recommended excursions on Cerf Island
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