Best Swimming Pools In The Seychelles

Posted on Dec 3 2014 - 9:08am by Amy Labbadia


There’s nothing quite like cooling off after a hard day’s work of sunning yourself on the beach – and what better way to do that than by jumping into the nearby pool? The Seychelles is home to a cornucopia of refreshing swimming pools, many of which are interesting and unique. Dive head first into our list of the Best Swimming Pools in the Seychelles and discover the weirdest and most wonderful places to take a dip! 

Banyan Tree Seychelles

Boasting ocean views and surrounding lush foliage, the Banyan Tree Seychelles resort is the ideal place for any relaxing getaway. The resort includes an indulgent range of facilities, including a spa, delectable cuisine and water sports activities, not to mention a breath-taking infinity pool. The resort’s pool seems to effortlessly blend into the Indian Ocean it overlooks, creating a mesmerising illusion. You’ll feel completely at ease as you enjoy a refreshing dip in the pool, with nothing but the shifting waves of the ocean to keep you company. 

North Island Resort

The North Island Resort is considered to be a slice of heavenly paradise, featuring everything you could possibly need for your own personal haven. A spa, library, activity centre and endless beaches are on hand to keep you company, as well as the main swimming pool which overlooks the ocean. The 45-meter-long pool seems to vanish into the Indian Ocean, and boasts endless views of the stunning horizon. At night, the pool illuminates, proving a unique and unforgettable sight. 

Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa

The name Hilton evokes images of stellar service and attention to detail, and the Hilton Seychelles Labriz Resort & Spa is certainly no exception. With a range of facilities on hand to keep guests entertained, not to mention flawless beaches to relax on, the hotel also features a series of utterly extraordinary swimming pools. Whether you’re diving into the hotel’s main pool or you have your own private villa pool, you’ll be able to witness their night time illumination. The pools have a constellation light effect, making it appear as if the water is reflecting the heavens above. 

Le Duc de Praslin

Le Duc de Praslin effortlessly harmonises the ancient splendour of the Seychelles with modern amenities, creating an innovative accommodation that guests will inevitably find pleasing. Aside from its luxurious accommodation and range of facilities, one of the things which makes the resort a hit with guests is the large swimming pool. During the day guests can sunbathe on the deck next to the pool or take a relaxing dip in its refreshing waters; and at night it emits a pleasing glow.

Sainte Anne Resort & Spa

The expansive Sainte Anne Resort & Spa is no stranger when it comes to heightened levels of luxury, with its main swimming pool certainly no exception to this. The resort’s pool has been sculpted to appear as if it is melting into the Indian Ocean, with its infinity edge creating the mesmerising illusion. Enjoy a relaxing swim in the cooling waters as you gaze out to sea; there’s nothing quite like it anywhere else.

About the Author

Amy Labbadia is a travel writer for the luxury tour operator Wanderforth