Overlooking the Port Launay National Marine Park, Ephelia is a luxury resort on the beautiful west coast of Mahé, the Seychelles’ main island. Constance Ephélia enjoys a unique location set within 120 hectares of land with luxuriant and rare vegetation. The resort is situated on two of the most beautiful beaches on the island of Mahé.
267 Suites and Villas (184 Junior Suites, 40 Senior Suites, 12 Family Villas, 12 Beach Villas, 8 Hillside Villas, 10 Spa Villas and 1 lavish Presidential Villa). The rooms feature creative design and landscapes which provide intimate and exceptional facilities. For more information go to the tab facilities.
Five restaurants and five bars offer wonderful cuisine each with its own design and culinary concept, with subtle African influences. Indoor and poolside bars enable guests to enjoy drinks and cocktails while cooling off. For more information go to the tab facilities.
How about a gala banquet with feet in the sand? Or tropical cocktails in the lagoon?
Constance Ephélia has the facilities for their guests
- U Spa by Constance and a prestigious range of treatments from Shiseido.
- A conference room accommodating up to 125 people in theatre style and equipped with the latest technology.
- a natural park of 296 acres.
- 2 stunning beaches overlooking Port Launay National Marine Park.
- Largest spa village in the Indian Ocean of 5000m2.
- Multiple facilities and activities ranging from wall climbing and canoeing to trips on catamarans.
- Complimentary Constance Kids Club.
Choose an accommodation that suits your needs. You can choose different types of accommodation
- 42 Tropical Garden View Rooms
- 184 Junior Suites
- 40 Senior Suites
- 17 Family Villas
- 12 Beach Villas
- 8 Hillside Villas
- 5 Spa Villas
- the Presidential Villa.
All suites and villas are spaciously designed and stylishly decorated with breathtaking views on either the luxuriant garden or the ocean.
Tropical garden view rooms (number: 42; size 48m²)
Combining space, style and functionality, the rooms with its contemporary decoration offers the feeling of space. The spacious bathroom with its smart glass (possibility to either keep it transparent or opaque for privacy) and its walk-in shower offers an extra dash of luxury.
Each room also feature air-conditioning, ceiling fan, WC, hairdryer, ironing board, private balcony with access to the garden, LCD TV, telephone, mini-bar, tea and coffee facilities, safe and complimentary WIFI.
Junior Suites (number: 184; size 62 m²)
All suites feature air-conditioning, ceiling fan, bathroom with bath tub, double vanities, separate shower, WC, hairdryer, sitting area, LCD TV, mac mini, iPod connection, CD & DVD, telephone, mini-bar, safe and complimentary WIFI.
Senior Suites (number: 40; size 80 m²)
All suites feature air-conditioning, ceiling fan, bathroom with bath tub, double vanities, separate shower, WC, hairdryer, sitting area, LCD TV, mac mini (iPod connection), CD & DVD on demand, telephone, mini-bar, safe and complimentary WIFI.
Family villa's with private pool (number: 17; size 330 - 350 m²)
There are 12 Family villa's with 3 bedrooms (350 m²) and 5 with 2 bedrooms (330 m²).
The villas spaciously designed and stylishly decorated consist of three bedrooms (one master bedroom with an en suite bathroom and two other bedrooms sharing one bathroom). In the courtyard a private swimming pool as well as an outside dining kiosk. Other facilities are: LCD TV, mac mini (iPod connection) CD & DVD player on demand, mini bar, mini wine cooler with a selection of wine, tea and coffee facilities and complimentary WIFI.
Beach villa's with private pool (number: 12; size 370 m²)
Situated on the North beach of Port Launay these two bedroom villas offer the ultimate beachside accommodation. Each is spaciously designed and stylishly decorated with large en-suite bathrooms, private swimming pool, pergola for relaxation and aperitifs, LCD TV, mac mini (iPod connection), CD & DVD on demand, mini bar, mini wine cooler with a selection of wine, tea and coffee facilities and complimentary WIFI.
Hillside Vilas with private pool (number 8; size 120 - 220 m²)
5 villas (120 m²) of 1 bedroom and 3 villas (220 m²) of 2 bedrooms.
Overlooking the Port Launay Marine Park, the hillside villas (either one or two bedrooms) feature their own private pool and have been constructed and adapted to the granitic rocks on the site creating a unique accommodation concept. LCD TV, mac mini (iPod connection), CD & DVD on demand, mini bar, mini wine cooler with a selection of wine, tea and coffee facilities and complimentary WIFI.
Spa Villas with private pool (number: 5; size 330 m²)
Villas of one bedroom with spacious en-suite bathroom, private swimming pool, pergola for relaxation and aperitifs, LCD TV, mac mini (iPod connection), CD & DVD on demand, mini bar, mini wine cooler with a selection of wine, tea and coffee facilities and complimentary WIFI. The bathroom is the main focal point as it features both the treatment area and the bath area. The meditation and calm zones of the villa are ideal for relaxation and reading. The bedroom is the retreat point of the villa for a deep and refreshing sleep.
Presidential Villa with private pool (number: 1; size 980 m²)
With a breathtaking view of the ocean, the three bedroom Presidential Villa of 980m2 has been designed to offer a unique experience to the guests. Equipped with LCD TV, mac mini (iPod connection), CD & DVD on demand, mini wine cooler with a selection of wine, mini bar, tea and coffee facilities and complimentary WIFI. The Presidential villa has its own gym, a private spa, private pool and deck and outdoor dining kiosk.
U Spa by Constance
The beautiful spa village at Constance Ephelia is set in the tranquil heart of the resort’s stunning tropical gardens. Relax, rejuvenate, detox, re-hydrate or simply enjoy - the choice is yours. A highly skilled team is at your disposal to help you decide which treatments are best suited to your needs. Each guest receives a Spa Experience Card, so the management of the Spa can keep a note of your wellness goals and preferences, and customise your treatments accordingly.
Choose from a wonderful range of U Spa Classic massages, facials and body treatments using our aromatic natural products inspired by plants from the Indian Ocean, or pick from the Ymalia collection, which offers spa care treatments that bring your mind and body to a state of perfect relaxation and complete equilibrium.
• 14 single treatment rooms
• 4 double treatment rooms
• Steam room
• Heated pool
• Cold plunge pool
• Kneipp foot path
• Reflective pool
Constance Ephelia Resort has the following facilities
• 5 Boutiques : on the property, two on North beach next to the Villa reception and three shops on South beach within the main building. One with a line of clothing, Constance Hotels and Resorts Experience branded items and a few basic day to day items, one offering a wide range of Seychelles art and handmade craft items.
• Departure Lounge
• Internet Access
• Conference facilities
• Laundry and pressing
Constance Kids club
Young guests ages 4-11 are invited to unleash their spirit and adventure at Constance Kids Club. Fully trained and enthusiastic Coordinators will lead trips of island exploration, local crafts, culinary activities and scavenger hunts to name a few that will engage with their exciting, exotic holiday location.
Discovery will be a key part of each daily theme.
The children will enjoy their stay as there are a lot of facilities/amenities for them like
• Swimming pool for free play, relays, tag games and more.
• Open play areas to show off talents, play interactive games, show movies and create a kid’s circus!
• Computer stations for gaming, internet access and other activities.
• Arts & Crafts with local and traditional crafts.
• An imagination space for the younger 4-6 year old guests, which may include playhouses, kitchenettes, tool workshops and even some 4-wheel transportation rides
Free Fully equipped gymnasium, 4 tennis courts, squash court, non-motorised watersports such as pedal boats, catamaran, windsurfing and kayak.
Payable Fishing, diving(PADI) with supplement, rent of tennis equipment as well as lessons, yoga lessons on request, bicycles on rent, climbing wall/Zip line - for guests of all abilities from 3 years to 70+ and instructors available.
• A daily guided excursion with supplement to explore the surrounding
• Bicycles are provided free of charge for villa guests only
• All Junior suites and Senior suites guests may rent bicycles from our Fitness center for use within the hotel premises only.
Constance Ephelia Seychelles has five restaurants and bars.
Each outlet has its own individual concept, design and décor,
thereby optimising the possibilities in terms of culinary and
bar experiences. The designs reflect elegance and functionality
along with a subtle touch of African influence. Each restaurant
name has a subtitle, reinforcing the concept in just a few words.
The resort is very much “child friendly”, and offers different
menus to appeal to different ages - including gourmet baby
food - are proposed throughout the resort.
Corossol “Live” Main buffet restaurant (South Beach)
Main halfboard restaurant serving international food in a buffet style. The main focus is the live cuisine creating interaction between the chefs and the guests. The buffet which is fully airconditioned offers different sections - an Asian station with wok and tandoori action, as well as Asian noodles, central station featuring a beautiful pizza oven, pasta station, grill and plancha, to name just a few. Desserts in “Corossol” are not to be missed... The dining room is spread around in different modules, and features various types of seating, offering a large variety of ambiances, including “al fresco” setting. At breakfast, enjoy a wide selection of freshly baked homemade breads and pastries. Open for breakfast and dinner.
Helios “Mediterranean” Buffet restaurant (South Beach)
A casual chic restaurant on the South beach with its main feature being a large wood-burning oven. Open for lunch and based on a buffet service with influences from the South of France, Italy, Spain, Morocco, Lebanon, etc... Tapas, mezze, antipasti, are followed by thin and crispy pizzas, whole fishes and dishes baked in the oven in cast iron dishes. A wide range of creative pasta is also on offer. For desserts, “Helios” boasts a selection of creative ice creams and sundaes. Snacks and “lunch time favourites” are also available. Open for lunch and late afternoon. Open for dinner for special evenings only.
Adam & Eve...’Asian Cuisine’
Situated next to a cluster of Junior Suites, providing spacious seating in an open-air style with white sand floor and walls made of local granite rocks. One of the distinctive features of this restaurant is the open kitchen that engages diners in the preparation of the food.
The new food concept focuses mainly on the Chef’s native country, China, with further influences from across Southeast Asia. The other speciality of this restaurant is its selection of homemade Asian breads which are prepared and cooked by our own bakers together with the Outlet’s Chinese Chef..
Cyann “Signature cuisine” (North Beach)
Cyann is the “haute cuisine” restaurant of the resort, unique in its concept and design. Located at the bottom of the Hillside villas, this restaurant offers a beautiful view over Port Launay marine park. Casual chic for lunch, the restaurant turns into an elegant and refined venue in the evening, and proposes a selection of signature dishes, that combine the precision of French culinary techniques with the lightness and flavours of local and Asian influences. Low calorie dishes are also available. A sushi bar, situated near the pool, offers the best quality fish for lunch and dinner.
Do not miss the wine cellar that boasts a selection of the best vintages from the Old and New worlds. The Chef’s table experience, allows guests to enjoy the action of the kitchen, as well as a specially created menu. Open for lunch and dinner.
Seselwa “Cuisine des Iles” (North Beach)
Seselwa is a casual and popular outlet, with a lively ambiance and facing the gorgeous North Beach. Designed with white furniture and brightly coloured cushions, it evokes freshness and the festive spirit of Seychelles. Breakfast is served buffet style. At lunch and dinner, Creole specialities are proposed and the freshest seafood is grilled in front of the guests on the central grill. Flavours of the Islands and the very best ingredients are the words that best describe the Seselwa culinary style. A selection of snacks and “lunch time favourites” are also available. Open for breakfast. lunch and dinner
The main bar features three distinctive ambiances, and offers an extensive selection of drinks as well as a very creative range of cocktails, specially designed by our mixologist. In the evening, enjoy live music and dancing in the casual area next to the bar or relax in the quieter and more elegant bar lounge or enjoy star gazing, comfortably laid on the bar beds elegantly aligned on the external wooden deck.
Helios bar is located next to pool 1, facing the beach and adjacent to Helios restaurant. As well as a classic selection of drinks and cocktails, our bartender specializes in freshly brewed ice teas, and a wide range of coffee drinks, both hot or cold.
Adam & Eve bar
This bar is situated next to pool 3, facing the beach and adjacent to the Adam & Eve Ethnic grill. It specializes in fresh fruit and vegetable juices, smoothies, natural and healthy drinks, as well as “local” drinks served in green coconuts.
The most elegant in the resort, it features a unique selection of aged rums from around the world and single malt whiskies, as well as rare spirits, saké and a sophisticated range of cocktails. Guests can also enjoy a glass of wine, especially selected by our sommelier and served from the glass cellar. The deck of Cyann bar is the perfect place to enjoy a Cuban cigar while enjoying the evening breeze.
Located right on beautiful North Beach, and casually surrounded by relaxed seating, Seselwa bar is the place to enjoy a chilled beer or a tropical cocktail while listening to Creole tunes and socializing with other guests. Seselwa bar is lively and busy. “No shoes” dress code applies!