Just outside of Paphos, in its own landscaped gardens, with fantastic views over the Mediterranean Sea sits the elegant Five Star deluxe Elysium Hotel. Designed to blend historic Cypriot elements with luxury this hotel does not disappoint.
The history of Cyprus reflects in the decor of the hotel which has been crafted with local stone and marble, warm muted tones and decorative features from influenced from Byzantine era such as mosaics, columns and arches creating a relaxing holiday experience.
You can embark on a culinary journey at the Elysium with a choice of 6 restaurants. Lemonia Piazzo is designed to look like a picturesque village square and offers delicious al fresco lunches and romantic dinners under the star-lit sky. Epicurean Restaurant dishes up Mediterranean meat and fish dishes with breathtaking views from the French windows over the gardens and pools during the summer months the dining room opens onto the terrace. Authentic Italian cusine with Tuscan flavours are served at Ristorante Bacco but make sure you leave space for one of their popular Italian desserts! O’Shin Restaurant present you with a fantastic menu based on the contemporary way and art of Sushi. Mediterraneo is an open air restaurant specialises in Cypriot and Mediterranean dishes with its open kitchen. Messina is a place to relax and enjoy authentic French cuisine in a brasserie atmosphere as well as some delicious French desserts such as Creme Brulee, Tart Tatin.
Café Occidental is perfect at any time during the day for a quiet read in front of the fire or afternoon tea whilst the Astria is the perfect place to meet up at night and sample some of their cocktails, premium drinks and enjoy some evening music. During the day the Mare Nostrum Pool Bar can supply you with a wide range of cocktails, icecreams and freshly squeezed juices to quench your thirst.
The Opium Health Spa offers a beautiful blend of comfort, seclusion and opulence, relaxing aromas, sparkling waters and calming sound this luxurious haven is a perfect place to unwind and relax. Using ESPA products to de-stress and revitalise, a visit to the Opium Health Spa will complete your luxurious experience. For the more energetic you may prefer to try the fully equipped gym with pilates studio, play a game of tennis or sign up for a scuba diving lesson/course.
The main outdoor pool is a main focal point of the hotel and is designed on multi levels with a hydro-massage pool in its centre. There is also an adult only “sunken Royal Pool” for guests of the Royal Studios and Royal Garden Villas.
You will be fascinated with the Cypriot culture that is best exhibited at live performances held at the Orpheus amphitheatre whilst the younger visitors can indulge in unlimited fun at the amusement park and Angels Kid’s Club for children aged 3-12 years, or they can choose to splash around in the outdoor shaded pools and play on the water slides exclusively designed for them.
All rooms and suites have king sized bed or double beds, en-suite bathroom, a balcony or a terrace, air conditioning or heating, direct dial telephone, WIFI access, LCD televisions with satellite and video-on-demand channels, a mini bar, a safe deposit box, a hairdryer and a magnifying mirror.
Room locations are equally good and vary as those offering panoramic sea views, fascinating inland views or beautiful side sea views.
For a memorable experience, plan your stay at any of the magnificent twenty three Cyprian Maisonettes. These are vigilantly designed with terracotta tiles and feature luxurious bathrooms and a spacious sitting facility. In addition to this, they overlook the royal tombs and are decorated with soft furnishings that reflect Cypriot culture. The Royal Garden Villas are also a good choice. Being the epitome of luxury, they are blessed with private pools, attractive gardens and precisely lined lemon trees along the sides. The attractive garden villa interiors are inspired by conventional Cyprian village homes which are premeditated to make you feel as comfortable as possible.