Constance Hotels and Resorts extends New Year’s offers for the Maldives and the SEYCHELLES

Constance Hotels and Resorts are inviting you to get away from it all and enjoy new year’s at their luxury resorts in the Maldives; Constance Halaveli and Constance Moofushi, or at their Seychelles property, Constance Ephelia.  Take advantage of the 15% discount on stays being booked 45 days before departure for minimum three nights stay in a Junior Suite at Constance Ephelia in the Seychelles and minimum five nights stay in a divine Water Villa in the Maldives from now until the 6 of January 2018.

As the largest hotel in the Seychelles, Constance Ephelia is located on the west coast of the main island of Mahé, nestled amongst the mangroves and bordering the Port Launay marine national park. The resort is spread over two beaches – North and South Beach. Comprising of suites and villas, most are set on North Beach or further inland. Junior Suites are dotted around South Beach along with the main dining areas. For the most secluded residences, the Hillside Villas with their private infinity pools and wonderful views out across the Indian Ocean are the perfect retreat. A shuttle service is available to get between the two sides of the resort and complimentary bicycles are offered to those staying in villas.

With a total of 10 restaurants and bars ranging from Asian cuisine to fresh Mediterranean seafood, there are plenty of options when it comes to dining at the resort, such as Seselwa featuring mixed cuisine buffet dinner with live music and traditional dancing, or Cyann with its own signature dishes combining French techniques with Asian influences and its poolside sushi bar with fresh fish. Another alternative is Adam & Eve which specialises in Asian cuisine, while Corossol is the main restaurant offering buffet breakfasts and dinners with live chefs stations.

The hotel offers a wild range of activities including flying above the extensive canopy of  Mahé’s forests via 18 zip-lining trails or exploring its beauty with the thrill of mountain biking along jungle trails and sleepy roads. Guests can also take on a local pastime with deep-sea fishing to enjoy more than 300 species of marine life that exist in the Seychelles.

This expansive luxury resort has not only fantastic facilities but also a Constance Kids Club where little ones can spend their days under professional supervision engaged in exciting activities and all this is set against the backdrop of a real life tropical paradise.

Constance Halaveli, Maldives, is a magical place that enables you to experience the very essence of sheer luxury, exactly what a trip to the Maldives is all about. Constance Halaveli is a floating dreamscape of a hotel that is shaped like the dhoni, a traditional Maldivian boat. It is situated on a sparkling lagoon in the North Ari Atoll (one of 26).

The hotel itself consists of 86 villas dotted across the tiny private island, each with a refreshing plunge pool and either a terrace or balcony making the most of the spectacular 360 views from these villas, 57 are over water and the rest are nestled on the sands of the beach catering for both families and couples alike.

There is a gorgeous main swimming pool and three restaurants including Jahaz restaurant serving international cuisine, Jing restaurant which offers an eclectic selection of fusion dishes and the smart-casual Beach Grill

The Maldives is known for its rich marine life and the dive centre at Constance Halaveli runs tuition and dive trips to the incredible nearby reefs. Other water sports that are available complimentary to guests include snorkelling, catamarans, windsurfing and kayaking.  For those that prefer their holidays a little less strenuous, the world-renowned USpa  by Constance offers a wide range of branded massages, facials and treatments in al fresco spaces overlooking the water for the very best in holistic relaxation.

Constance Moofushi, Maldives, is a unique hideaway located in the South Ari atoll. As you would expect the sand is powder white, the water warm and the diving and snorkelling here ranks as some of the very best in the world.

With a total of 110 villas split between beach and over water accommodation, which extend over the lagoon on two frond-like strands making for quite the aerial spectacle. While away the days in a hammock at your Beach Villa on your own private stretch of sand or enjoy direct water access from your over water suite.

For true barefoot chic, do not miss the sandy-floored main Manta restaurant the very epitome of casual fine dining. It serves nightly themed cuisine from a variety of countries, with an emphasis on chef interaction and theatrical live cooking. The Alizée beach grill is found just a few metres from the sea, as is the driftwood designed Totem Bar, beneath a cooling canopy of trees for a total tropical island experience.

The activities are endless at Constance Moofushi  with a house reef, plus 32 dive sites found within half an hour of the resort. The snorkelling experience here is outstanding with guests likely to encounter Giant Porcupinefish, Hawksbill turtles, Orange Anthias, and possibly even large blue Napoleon fish. Guests can also take advantage of some of the free facilities such as catamarans, windsurfing, kayaking, and a gym. You can enjoy a spot of sunrise or sunset yoga at the dedicated al fresco pavilion to unleash your inner zen but– if you would like to get out and explore a bit more, excursions include a visit to a local village, big game fishing, and a sunset cruise and can be arranged directly through the resort.

To book your stay, visit www.constancehotels.com