North Island Awarded Most Romantic 

By March 20, 2018 Press Release

North Island was announced the Most Romantic Resort in the Indian Ocean at the prestigious Love Travel Awards 2018 ceremony held in Monte Carlo, Monaco, hosted by Amour Forum. The awards accord special recognition to properties which, in the opinion of experienced romance travel professionals, stand above and beyond all others.

Nominees for the Love Travel Awards are shortlisted in consultation with the most important influencers across the romance travel industry before the trade votes for their favourites. Bruce Simpson, Managing Director of North Island, who accepted the award on the 12th of March said, “We are honoured to have received a Love Travel Award – the ultimate badge of honour in romance travel. The ceremony was a wonderful opportunity to get together with the world’s leading properties in romantic experiences and establish lasting relationships with some of the industry’s top players, from honeymoon specialists to destination wedding planners.”

World-renowned for romance, North Island is a favourite honeymoon destination fit for royalty. Set on a private island in the Seychelles amid exquisite natural beauty, North Island offers complete privacy and exclusivity, making it the ideal destination for intimate proposals, milestone anniversaries and bucket-list babymoons. The entire island can also be booked exclusively for the ultimate wedding celebration. With just 11 villas, guests can experience their own private island.

North Island is an exceptional destination where barefoot luxury, personalised service and a generous all-inclusive offering combine to give guests unforgettable romantic experiences. The North Island team delights in creating perfect island moments, tailor-made for two.

To learn more about romantic escapes to North Island, click here.


About North Island:
  • North Island is Africa’s most exclusive private island, situated 30km from the main island of Mahé, Seychelles. Extremely secluded with only 11 spacious guest villas, North Island is renowned for its luminous white beaches, filigree reefs and azure Indian Ocean.
  • North Island offers an unrivalled experience where luxury, bespoke service and a generous all-inclusive offering combine to give guests the ultimate privacy and exclusivity. On land or in water, the choices on North Island are many and varied – from cool forest trails and mountain biking to snorkelling, diving, kayaking, fishing expeditions and romantic sunset boat cruises.
  • North Island is a sanctuary where natural habitats, long neglected, were rehabilitated so that endangered Seychelles fauna and flora could be reintroduced and given a place to grow and thrive.
About Wilderness Safaris:
  • Wilderness Safaris is Africa’s leading authentic and sustainable ecotourism operator, specialising in memorable wildlife experiences in some of the most remote and pristine areas in Africa. In this way it offers its guests private access to almost three million hectares of Africa’s finest wildlife reserves, while remaining fiercely committed to protecting our planet’s precious natural and cultural resources.
  • Wilderness Safaris operates camps and safaris in some of Africa’s best wildlife and wilderness reserves across eight countries: Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, Rwanda, Seychelles, South Africa, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
  • Wilderness Safaris is deeply committed to its 4Cs sustainability ethos of Commerce, Community, Culture and Conservation. It firmly believes that its single most important achievement to date is to have built a sustainable business model that does not compromise environmental principles and which provides jobs, training, skills, careers, adjusted horizons, hope and a realistic alternative to less sustainable development.
  • Recognising that conservation is as much about people as about the environment, the company has pursued important goals through its Children in the Wilderness programme, as well as through the Wilderness Wildlife Trust, which have helped change the face of nature-based tourism in Africa.
  • Wilderness Safaris is part of Wilderness Holdings, a group of responsible ecotourism companies that together endeavour to use responsible tourism to build sustainable conservation economies in Africa.