Fregate Island – Banyan Hill Residence Seychelles

Fregate Island is located 50km east of Mahe and is a mere twenty minute flight away. Just four degrees south of the Equator, this unspoiled beauty is a lush island alternating between the white sandy beaches, tropical jungle and granite rock. This private island is small which makes it ideal for exploring on foot. It covers 740 acres and reaches a height of 125 meters – Mount Signal.

Magnificently located on a hilltop on a secluded peninsula overlooking the harbour, beaches and a large part of the island, the Banyan Hill complex, at 1100 m2, combines a high level of luxury with a unique feel of privacy and natural beauty.

The complex is comprised of four buildings ,with three villa bedrooms (70 m2) distinct from the living space for added privacy. These villas are located along the cliff with a veranda. The main building includes huge open living area and dining area (approximately 150 m2) with an additional small TV lounge (approximately 20 m2) and a fully serviced kitchen. The private infinity pool, with a spacious gazebo overlooks the Indian Ocean.

An extra daybed or crib can be accommodated in each room, thus accommodating up to six adults and 3 younger children sharing, or two adults with 4 teenagers. This residence is suitable for families with children however it is not suitable for physically immobile persons.

Meal Plan

Bed & Breakfast
Half Board
Full Board

Room Categories

  • 1100 m2
  • 3 Separate sleeping villas
  • A private infinity pool with gazebo
  • Airconditioning throughout, as well as ceiling fans
  • Dedicated villa butler and chef
  • Free wifi
  • Living and dining area ,seating six guests,
  • Separate TV room
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • DVD/CD player
  • Ipod docking station
  • Mini bars in sleeping villas
  • Fully serviced kitchen
  • In Villa dining, with motto:  ‘anything, anytime, anywhere’
  • 220V british plugpoints – adaptors available
  • Per villa, one extra bed can be added for a child
  • Personal island buggies

Activities and Facilities

The following activities and facilities are available through the resort:

  • 2 restaurants and bars, however, Motto in terms of dining is ‘anything, anytime, anywhere’
  • Museum
  • Chapel
  • Hydroponic garden house
  • Resort library
  • A Boutique
  • Kids program (3-12 years)
  • Hobie cats and optimists
  • Paddle boating
  • Kayaks
  • Windsurfing
  • Waterskiing
  • Banana towing
  • Padi scuba diving
  • Deep Sea Fishing
  • Tennis
  • Gym, with personal trainer on request
  • Fully equipped spa
  • Yoga lessons
  • Walking tours
  • Mountain bikes
  • Star gazing programme
  • Sunset cruises
  • Island hopping tours with conservationists
  • Personal golf carts