North Island, Seychelles Accepted into Virtuoso®

By July 16, 2018 Press Release

North Island has been accepted into Virtuoso®’s exclusive portfolio of luxury travel partners, comprised of more than 1,700 preferred suppliers in 100 countries. According to Bruce Simpson, Managing Director of North Island, inclusion in Virtuoso will open up new sales and marketing opportunities to the network’s 17,500 luxury travel advisors and their highly desirable clientele. Virtuoso agencies sell more than (U.S.) $23.7 billion annually, making the network the most significant player in luxury travel.

“Virtuoso’s acceptance process is incredibly selective, so becoming a preferred partner is a true honor,” said Simpson. “The reputation Virtuoso member advisors have for outstanding dedication to their clients is a perfect fit with our own bespoke approach to service. Now that we’re part of this renowned network, we look forward to offering Virtuoso advisors and their clients special amenities, values and experiences that surpass their expectations.”

North Island joins Virtuoso’s collection of the finest luxury hotels, resorts, cruise lines, airlines, tour operators and other suppliers worldwide. These partners, which specialize in world-class client service and experiences, secure Virtuoso clients superior offerings, rare opportunities and exceptional value. These prestigious providers are able to market to Virtuoso clients via network vehicles and to Virtuoso agencies through multiple communications channels and events, including Virtuoso Travel Week, luxury travel’s largest worldwide gathering. North Island’s acceptance into Virtuoso gives it direct relationships with the world’s leading leisure travel agencies in North and Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa and the Middle East.

As one of the world’s most exclusive private islands, North Island is a unique addition to Virtuoso’s collection, offering a bespoke barefoot-luxury experience and long-lasting memories for its clients. Personalized service, attention to detail and a generous all-inclusive offering aim to spoil and surprise on every level. In addition, Virtuoso amenities include a complimentary 60-minute couples massage per booking and a welcome bottle of champagne, with an upgrade on arrival, early check-in and late check-out subject to availability.

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About North Island:
North Island is an exclusive private island in the Seychelles, renowned for its exquisite natural beauty. An exceptional destination where barefoot luxury, bespoke service and a generous all-inclusive offering combine to give guests the ultimate private-island experience in perfect harmony with nature. With only 11 villas, each with over 450m2 of space and private butler service to anticipate and meet every need, North Island offers a peerless setting for the perfect hideaway. Celebrating 21 years of sustainable ecotourism, it has turned back the hands of time through its pioneering ‘Noah’s Ark’ conservation program. In tandem with developing a world-class destination, North Island has created 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. Luminous white beaches, verdant palm forests, colorful reefs and azure oceans welcome travelers as well as ever-increasing numbers of nesting sea turtles, charismatic Giant Aldabra Tortoises and rare Seychelles White-eyes. For more information, visit
About Virtuoso:
Virtuoso® is the leading international travel agency network specializing in luxury and experiential travel. This by-invitation-only organization comprises over 1,000 travel agency partners with 17,500 elite travel advisors in more than 45 countries throughout North America, Latin America, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Africa and the Middle East. Drawing upon its preferred relationships with 1,700 of the world’s best hotels and resorts, cruise lines, airlines, tour companies and premier destinations, the network provides its upscale clientele with exclusive amenities, rare experiences and privileged access. More than (U.S.) $23.7 billion in annual travel sales makes Virtuoso a powerhouse in the luxury travel industry. For more information, visit