Life is simple, just add water.

There are few undiscovered destinations left in the world.
There are few journeys left that are firsts in the world.

Until now, the remote tropical British territory of St Helena has only been accessible by ship. The advent of commercial flights has reduced journey times from days to mere hours. Today you can experience an extraordinary tale of history, nature and culture, in a place of unique character and unspoilt beauty.

Discover the Island

Stay With Us

Located at 1 Main Street, in the heart of Jamestown - the island’s capital -Mantis St Helena is a 30-bedroom boutique hotel, set in the old East India Company’s Officers’ Barracks building constructed around 1774.

Mantis St Helena offers 8 Heritage Suites and 22 Contemporary Rooms, can seat 60 in the hotel’s dining rooms and a further 40 on two outdoor terraces. The hotel operates to 4-star standards.

The Hotel


Our packages encourage active exploration – on land, and on and in the water. There is much to choose from on St Helena, but let us offer you some inspiration.

Activities & Packages

Historical Sites & Forts


Walking & Hiking