Fregate Island Private

Frégate Island

An exceptional island retreat, inhabited only by gentle wildlife and 16 ultra-exclusive villas.

A verdant jewel set in sparkling sapphire seas, Fregate Island Private's handful of villas merge harmoniously with the spectacular scenery. Infinity pools spill into the blue horizon and seven secluded beaches including Anse Victorin, frequently voted most beautiful in the world, await discovery. Every aspect of your stay at this stellar resort has been painstakingly designed to offer the best in ecologically conscious castaway luxury. Perhaps the most impressive feature of this destination is the extremely high level of service on offer. Inclusive personal butlers transform every idle whim into an indulgent reality, whilst attentive personal assistants make arranging activities and excursions completely effortless. A 'dine anywhere' concept creates memorable moments from every mealtime. Take breakfast in the branches of a lofty banyan tree whilst watching snowy fairy terns feed their young, head to a soft, sandy beach for a torchlit dinner or retire to your tranquil villa terrace for a catered barbeque. 

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Accommodation showcases the superior service and extravagant comforts embodied by the rest of the resort. All villas come complete with a private island buggy and generous butler service. Each of the 15 Private Pool and Private Pool Twin Villas are spacious sanctuaries, with vast sundecks, dining and living rooms and two bathrooms, and include their own sun-drenched, rainforest shower. Large infinity pools, jacuzzis, day beds and dining pavilions perfect already stunning outdoor spaces. The enormous Banyan Hill Estate, a sheltered enclave on a hidden hilltop, complete with its own three villas, is ideal for larger parties who wish to stay in luxury. 

Fregate Island Private also offer the option for exclusive island rental for the most perfect family reunion, milestone birthday, or exclusive get together.


Attune yourself to the island's unique, relaxing rhythm with a complimentary yoga session and welcome spa therapy upon your arrival. Rock Spa, a peaceful teak house on a granite hilltop with panoramic ocean views, features a number of bespoke rituals; guests can even collect their own fruits and ingredients from the gardens to create their own soothing treatment. Make the most of the island's pristine surroundings with ecologist-guided walks through 11 kilometres of wildlife trails, home to endangered turtles, giant Aldabra tortoises and over 1000 species of tropical birds. Return by night for an adventurous night-time safari or stargazing tour. A Creole-style Tropical Island Chapel, ideal for special blessings or wedding ceremonies, complements the island's natural romance. Non-motorised water sports such as sailing, windsurfing, sea kayaking and snorkelling are offered complimentary. Whales and dolphins can be spotted in the Indian Ocean, and with four sports boats to hire from the resort's yacht club it is easy to set off for sea-faring excursions, deep sea fishing or water-skiing trips. Although the epitome of a castaway hideaway, guests are well-placed to gather and socialise around the resort's two swimming pools, and in its beach bar, boutique and library areas. The Castaway Club offers plenty of activities during school holidays to amuse 3-12 year olds, including treasure hunts and Castaway Trails, which lead them through parts of the jungle that are out of bounds for adults.


  • Kids Castaway Club House
  • Chapel
  • Dive centre
  • Hobie-cat
  • Kayaks
  • Fully equipped gym
  • Snorkelling
  • Swimming pool
  • Tennis court
  • Walking trails
  • Yacht club
  • The Rock Spa
  • Boat trips

Some of the above facilities may carry a supplementary charge.


With its own restaurant, or options for in-villa or fine-dining anywhere on the island, meals at Fregate Island Private are relaxed, infinitely customisable affairs. Staff can arrange culinary experiences to suit any taste. Catch your own fish and have a sashimi lunch on the sea. Hike to the top of Glacis Cerf and your Personal Assistant will be ahead of you with a picnic, or allow chefs to prepare dinner for you on your Pool Villa terrace. Fresh, quality ingredients are assured, with 80% of produce coming from the island's own organic plantation. As if to intensify the allure, all food, soft drinks, house wines, local beers and unique private dining experiences are included in the rate.



Approximately a 15 minute flight by helicopter from Mahé Airport (SEZ) to Fregate Island Private.

It is also possible to transfer by boat which takes approximately 90 minutes from Mahé (subject to weather conditions).



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