Story Resort Highlights
Story Resort Suites & Villas
All suites and villas at Story Seychelles have a private balcony or terrace, daybeds – both in-suite and outdoor – and complimentary Wi-Fi. All suites are exceptionally large at 54 m², and their décor is based on Seychelles’ natural style with wooden floors and wicker furniture. 38 of the suites are located in the garden of the large grounds (“Garden Suites”), the remaining 46 near the beach.
GARDEN JUNIOR SUITE (55 M²)
Your Garden Junior Suite is spacious and offers a perfect blend of modern luxury and Seychelles treasures with class and sophistication. Enjoy every moment of the day overlooking the exotic gardens of the island. Look forward to moments of tranquillity with a gentle sea breeze from the Indian Ocean. Your suite comes with a beautiful bathroom with a freestanding bathtub, large LED TV, and wifi access.
BEACH POOL VILLA (150 M²)
Want more space and privacy? The Beach Pool Villa combines opulent décor and modern chic with the spirit of Seychelles. The bathroom opens to the outside, the private terrace with a pool, the choice of materials all contribute to a stay in harmony.
Restaurants & Bars
The choice of seven restaurants and bars is exceptionally extensive for a boutique hotel. Individual hospitality in all restaurants is guaranteed. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served in “Vasco’s”, which exudes Mediterranean flair not only in terms of the menu. Only a few steps away from the beach is the pool bar “Ripples” with snack and grill restaurant, and “Eden” – also on the beach – serves mainly Creole seafood. For lovers of Japanese cuisine, the “Seyshima” restaurant is open to guests; light snacks are served in the “1502” in a spacious lounge area. A special experience is an individually designed candlelit dining table on the beach at “Tête a Tête”. Finally, a restaurant of the noble brand “Trader Vic’s” is also available.
Tucked away in the lush greenery, Eden offers a unique culinary experience with stunning ocean views and a tranquil beachfront location that creates the idyllic atmosphere for a romantic candlelit dinner. Savour the delicious flavours of Creole-inspired dishes from an excellent menu of fresh seafood and grilled meats.
Visit the resort’s stunning lagoon and find yourself in its traditionally styled restaurant, whose name comes from “Sey” for Seychelles and Shima – the Japanese name for an island. Expect a delightful evening of teppanyaki and fine Japanese cuisine in an elegant setting.
Voted one of TripAdvisor’s top 10 restaurants in Mahé, Trader Vic’s enjoys a stellar reputation for good reason. You’ll enjoy the eclectic fusion cuisine served at the world-renowned restaurant, featuring unique French Polynesian creations and the famous Mai Tai cocktail. Enjoy a wonderful selection of dishes in an exotic setting with a terrace overlooking the lagoon, as well as live Cuban music throughout the week.
Start your day with a delicious breakfast at Vasco’s, the hotel’s main restaurant named after Vasco da Gama, the famous Portuguese explorer. You will be delighted with the restaurant’s bright and contemporary décor and enjoy the delicious selection of dishes from international cuisine as well as Seychelles / local Creole specialities throughout the day.
1502, named in honour of the year Vasco da Gama first set eyes on Seychelles, is the epitome of laid-back island chic. A beautifully lit venue offering expertly prepared light bites with delightful flavours and an eclectic mix of refreshing cocktails.
Ripples Pool Bar
Ripples is a tastefully decorated poolside venue that exudes an air of casual vibrancy and provides the backdrop for a relaxed experience. Here you can indulge in an impressive selection of drinks and light bites, and on Sundays enjoy a wonderful selection of grilled specialities from the barbecue!
Spa & Wellness
The “Sesel Spa” is an oasis of peace and relaxation and offers the perfect retreat in a tropical atmosphere to completely relax and recharge your batteries. The treatments are in harmony with nature and are based on a combination of Eastern and Western massage traditions.
With a total of 7 treatment rooms and 1 Vichy hydrotherapy room, as well as a salon for nails, hair, and other aesthetic treatments, the Sesel Spa offers an oasis of relaxation. The 7 treatment rooms are named after the seven main essential oils used in treatments to balance the chakras (body energy centers).
The wellness area consists of 5 single treatment rooms, 2 double treatment rooms, 1 hydrotherapy room with Vichy shower, and a room for beauty treatments. The treatment rooms are named after the seven main essential oils, all of which are used during the treatments. Guests at STORY Seychelles are also pampered with the soothing creams and oils of the brand “Nourished by Nature”, a product produced in Seychelles.
The expert therapists take a holistic approach to wellness, offering treatments that combine the best Western and Eastern techniques. The relaxation area provides a tranquil setting for massages and treatments while overlooking a panoramic mountain scene and enjoying water lapping.
The Story Resort is located directly on the white beach of Beau Vallon on the main island of Mahé, only 30 minutes from the airport and 15 minutes from the capital Victoria.
Address: Beau Vallon, Mahe, Seychelles
- Big game fishing for half-day or full day
- Bottom fishing
As it seems that you and your partner make preparations for your wedding at one of the tropical Seychelles Islands, we have prepared a special short packing list of items you need especially in Seychelles. The temperature doesn’t drop below 27 degrees Celsius also at night, we recommend bringing your lightest weight clothes, made of breathable fabrics such as cotton, linen, or silk.
Aside from all your regular and personal packing the below items are needed here:
- Wedding rings
- Wedding dress
- In case you wrote wedding vows bring them
- The original set of legal documents for the wedding
- Copy of your hotel booking
- Walking shoes, sandals, and Flip-flops
- Hat, baseball cap, or bandana
- Snorkeling gear
- Canvas tote bag for beach or pool
- Sunscreen, we recommend at least SPF 30, for sensitive skin SPF 50 or 60
- After-sun aid (Aloe Vera gel)
- Lip balm with SPF
- Power adapter and/or converter
- Mosquito repellent
- Motion sickness medicine (for Cat-Coco ferry or boat excursion)
Terms & Documents
Minimum Documents required to get married in Seychelles:
- A valid Passport
- Birth Certificate
Death certificate of a former spouse
If your name has changed, Provide legal proof
All provided legal documents must be in English or French language, if the language is different a certified translation is required. When you travel to Seychelles, you must bring all original documents or certified copies thereof.
* We strongly recommend that you contact us for details, previous to your booking.
* We need approx. 6 weeks time to organize it properly.