As you sweep into North Island aboard your private helicopter transfer, gaze down at the picture perfect landscape with its lush tropical and mountainous interior fringed by breathtaking powder sand beaches. After landing, or any other time during your stay, enjoy being whisked away for a complimentary barefoot ritual, a soothing experience that will leave you feeling pampered and rejuvenated. Eco-sensitivity and conservation are at the heart of the North Island philosophy, promoting a Noahs Ark vision by which endemic flora and fauna species are gradually re-introduced to the island, while allowing a select number of guests access to this rare slice of paradise.
The most private island in the world, luxury but understated, clean and serene, the ultimate in service, dining and island living. The island encompasses a real sense of place, is so welcoming and simply pure bliss. This is where the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge chose for their honeymoon!
A private island in the Seychelles, approx. 20 minutes by helicopter form Mahe Island.
11 harmoniously designed thatched villas. Raised over a metre from the ground and offering an authentic home-from-home ambience, these exquisite accommodations are individually handcrafted to celebrate nature. 10 villas benefit from 450 square metres of space, while the 750 square metre Villa North Island is ideally perched to enjoy spectacular sunrises. All feature fabulous marble baths, personal plunge pools and incredible sea-facing locations.
Restaurants & Bars
North Island offers an unmatched level of personalization and generosity to each guest, particularly with the culinary experience. Daily menus are designed according to the latest Island harvest with special consideration being given to your favourites along with any dietary requirements you may have. The many dining venues on the Island lend themselves to a range of food experiences depending on your mood. The Piazza offers gracious candlelit, private dining with the gentle sounds of the ocean setting the scene for a romantic evening. West Beach Bar serves up fresh hot pizza, salads and tapas-style barbecue snacks, all perfect for sharing as you watch the sunset, lingering over a cocktail and relaxed music. The in-villa dining experience is all about comfort food and choice. Enjoy the diverse options within your generously-stocked pantry or the home-style menu, with a local Creole curry or classic dish of your choice, delivered to your door while you relax in the privacy of your own villa. The on-island chef will always discuss the menu with you and will effortlessly create your special requests to give you a completely personalised dining experience, should you prefer. The culinary team will strive to spoil, surprise and delight you.
West Beach is the perfect place to end the day, sipping on a cool cocktail prepared by the North Island bartenders, as the tropical sun slips below the horizon. But the day doesn’t have to end at sunset – the relaxed vibe at West Beach extends to the delicious freshly-baked pizza and tapas-style bar snacks as the waving fronds of coconut palms perfectly frame the warm hues of the dusky sky. This is finger food or linger food where you can enjoy an al fresco seafood barbecue before the atmospheric drive home on your electric golf buggy, just watch out for tortoises relaxing on the warm sand in the road!
Leisure Activities & Facilities
The Spa on North Island is a rare holistic journey of visual and textural contrasts, arousing the senses, rejuvenating the mind, body and soul. The on-island dedicated team of professional masseuses use natural herbal ingredients from the island in the treatments, connecting you in the most primal way to the Eden you have discovered. On arrival at North Island, you will experience our famous barefoot ritual designed to soothe away the stresses of travel, and allow you to slip seamlessly into Island mode. A full menu of treatments is available, either at the Spa, with its stunning views down over granite boulders to the glittering ocean below or in the privacy of your own villa for ultimate convenience and relaxation. The Spa on North Island uses Thalgo marine spa cosmetics, created from the sea for the ultimate sensory spa experience. Morning yoga sessions are the perfect way to begin your day in calmness and serenity. The gym provides state-of-the-art Technogym equipment.
North Island already offers unimpeachable privacy and exclusivity, but you can lift this to a whole new level by booking the entire Island for you and your friends and family. The ultimate way to experience the worlds leading tropical island hideaway, with North Island as your own exclusive playground, tailor-made to your every wish. The Island is the perfect destination for a wedding, renewing your vows, or celebrating a special occasion such as a milestone birthday or anniversary. Private use of North Island gives you full use of all ten Presidential Villas, plus Villa North Island, and guarantees that the entire staff and resources of the Island will be exclusively dedicated to making your Island moments happen just the way you want them to. This is your chance to own your stay on North Island.