Setting the scene
Once a hideout for pirates, Fregate Island is steeped in history and legend, and is a fascinating and enchanting place to enjoy, and with 11km of roads and walking trails around the island you can easily explore the island by foot or golf buggy. Today Fregate is one of the worlds most exclusive private island retreats and guests staying on Fregate will be encouraged to make the most of their 'anything, anytime, anywhere' policy, which means that's your time on the island will be personally tailored to the needs and wants of you and your family.
There are 16 private pool residences sleeping between 2 and 6 guests. Additionally The Banyan Hill Estate, which is a large five building complex located on a peninsular overlooking the harbour. The island can also be rented on an exclusive basis and provides accommodation for up to 56 guests. All villas come fully equipped with minibar, tam and coffee making facilities, separate living space, Wi-Fi, air-conditioning and multimedia such as TV's DVD, CD Player and Ipod docking station. You will also be assigned a private butler who will take care of your every need during your stay.
Dining on Fregate is as flexible as you are, and meals can be personally tailored to suit you and your families' palate. Whether you choose to dine in the comfort of your villa, the Plantation House Villa restaurant or in the island treehouse, you will be treated to the finest of cuisine freshly prepared using produce grown on the island.
There are over 11km of trails over the island you are able to walk, mountain bike or explore by buggy. Why not take a nature walk with a conservationist, or help the island team in their field work searching for emerging sea turtle hatchlings or check nest boxes for eggs and chicks, or participate in the Tortoise Adoption programme, the list of nature activities are endless. There is also water sports such as windsurfing, kayaking and snorkelling or why not try your hand a scuba diving!
The Rock Spa sits in a teak house on a granite hilltop, with views across the rain forest canopy to the Indian Ocean. Every guest receives a complimentary Yoga session and Welcome Ritual, helping all attune to the island’s rhythm. Treatments are created bespoke for The Rock Spa and use many of the botanicals and fruits on the island.
Castaway Kids' Club will create an especially magical experience for children, from a normal day of arts and crafts to teaching them the natural phenomenon of how to move a giant tortoise, there is always something to do.
On arrival in to Mahe airport, Fregate Private Island is a 20- minute flight away.
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