Breakfast, lunch and dinner is included and prepared with fresh ingredients. Inspiration is drawn from the island and the ocean, and produce is picked fresh from our vegetable garden.
Cosmoledo Atoll has certainly become one of the most sought-after saltwater fly fishing destinations in the world in recent years, and that is in no small part due to the fact that it has become known as the GT Capital of the World.
Once you have made the journey to this remote atoll, you will find a huge variety of other species to also target on the fly and who would certainly keep you busy until you hook your monster GT!
Once you have reached this remote and elusive atoll, you will find a unique and wondrous paradise teeming with various species to target on the fly.
After a three hour flight from Mahé via Alphonse Island, you arrive on Astove. You are then transferred to the transfer vessel where orientation begins at the same time as you depart for Cosmoledo Atoll. You will arrive and be welcomed to Cosmoledo Atoll three hours later.
Breakfast is served at 07h00, and anglers have to be ready to leave the lodge at 08h00 for a full day of guided fishing. One guide and skiff is shared between two anglers, and anglers have a choice between a packed lunch or lunch at the lodge. At 17h00 your team will head back to the camp.
You will be transferred to Astove by the transfer vessel where you will meet the Astove team who will transfer you to the airport. The Charter flight will then depart and possibly divert to Alphonse, before landing at the IDC Hangar in Mahé three hours later.
The pricing for this package is based on a per person rate for one angler in the Lone Star Yacht. All activities mentioned in this package are included in the cost.
Return flights to Alphonse Island from Mahé are operated on Saturdays, with additional flights on other days possible over periods of high demand.
Non-motorised Water Sports include:
A bicycle is assigned to each guest for the duration of their stay, to allow for full exploration of the island.
Using delicious 100% Arabic and African coffee beans in our new Astoria coffee machine, coffee has never tasted so good! A selection of tea also available.
Complimentary Wi-Fi is provided in the bar and restaurant area.
Set against the backdrop of palm jungle, the floodlit tennis court can be used into the early evening.
Each week, guests are offered a few luxuries that Alphonse Island has become renowned for such as Sundowners on the Beach and Flats Lunch.
Conservation activities with the Island Conservation Society are conducted at no cost, with only a donation requested.
Fly Fishing rod and reel rental is offered free of charge.
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