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Alphonse Island Resort

If you check one destination off your bucket list, it should be Alphonse

Alphonse Island Resort and the expansive hard white sand flats surrounding the atolls of Alphonse and St. Francois provide the background for the fly fishing experience of a lifetime. The atolls are home to incredibly large populations of bonefish, 3 different types of triggerfish, barracuda, snapper, grouper, permit, 3 species of trevally (including the giant trevally), and the incomparable milkfish just to name the most popular.

The accommodations and facilities at Alphonse are among the most comfortable at any fly fishing destination in the world.

Fishing

With multiple species caught on a fly, diversity gives anglers the opportunity to target a myriad of species during their stay. To ensure guests the ultimate fishing experience, only 12 anglers fish per week. Top notch guides are on hand to share their passion for this unique fishery.

Accommodation

Beachside bungalows feature queen-sized beds, sitting area, private bathroom and private outdoor shower. The ‘Le Lys’ central dining and bar area allows guests to socialize while enjoying their favorite drink and dine on the very best of traditional Creole creations.

Gear

As a general rule, an 8 or 9-wt. outfit for bonefish and permit, 10-wt. for the triggerfish and milkfish and a 12-wt. for the GT’s and bluewater. A complete gear list will be sent upon trip confirmation. Frontiers can provide expert advice on finding the right gear for your trip.

Trip Specifics

Alphonse Island is accessed via a private charter from the main island of Mahe. Most US and UK clients access Mahe via Dubai with Emirates Airlines. Dubai can be accessed from many major airports in the US; Emirates Airlines or Delta Airlines are the most popular. Access to the Seychelles can also be made via Condor Airlines through Frankfurt, Germany and Etihad Airways through Abu Dhabi. Frontiers will be glad to assist you with you travel plans.

Non-fishing activities include swimming, scuba diving, snorkeling, bicycling, tennis and more.

Rates

October 2016 to the end of April 2017
- 7-night/6-day fishing package is from US$8,500 based on single accommodation and shared boat/guide.
- 7 night/6-day leisure package is from US$4,900
- Return charter from Mahe US $700 per person
- Park fees $175 per angler and $70 for leisure

Ask The Expert


Senior Program Manager

Specializes in Seychelles and Mexico's Yucatan fishing programs.


Department Manager

Specializes in saltwater fishing and big game hunting.


UK Managing Director

Manages Frontiers UK office.


UK Sporting Specialist

Deals with Alphonse, Argentina, Iceland, Russia, and UK Shooting and Stalking.


News

Seychelles – Alphonse Island – Exciting New Additions from the Alphonse Island Fishing Company

Alphonse Island Fishing Company has exciting news from owners and operators of Alphonse, Astove, Cosmoledo and A’Mani Liveaboard programs.

Starting this fall at Alphonse Island, in order to improve on the guest experience while on the water, they are introducing new custom built Evo-X East Cape skiffs. These skiffs were chosen due to their extra length (17’9”), comfortable ride, practicality and the ability to pole. ...

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Seychelles – Alphonse Island – Mid-Season Fishing Report

Alphonse Island and the rest of the lodges in the Seychelles continue to offer outstanding fishing. Because of this, they are having a tremendous early booking surge. So if you are considering a trip to Alphonse Island for the 2017 / 2018 season (October 2017 – April 2018) or the Cosmoledo Atoll or Astove Island programs, you should book as soon as possible. – Bob Artzberger

The following is the mid-season fishing report ...

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Brochures

2017 Saltwater Fishing Guide

Featuring flats and bluewater destinations worldwide!

Game Trails Newsletter

2017 summer newsletter featuring stories from the field.