The landscaping design will encourage guests to explore the gardens and directly access the Tombs of the Kings, next to the grounds. There are also several striking features in the gardens which will be filled with the scents of jasmine as well as citrus and olive trees and an array of shrubs and flowers. Ancient Greeks would have approved of the site chosen for the amphitheatre, the stepped seats providing views to the sunset and the sea which is accessed along a lavender lined path. The central feature of the multi-levelled swimming pool is the rotunda where the hydro-pool can be found. A shoreline pathway enables access for pedestrians along the coastline into Paphos harbour, as many guests will appreciate the freedom to explore beyond the resort.
Angels Kids Club
The Angels Kids Club is supervised by professional and qualified staff. The club is open free of charge to all resident children from 3-12 years of age. A full tailored program to the children’s interests and age group is available. The children’s club is open 6 days a week from April to October. During the winter months (November – March), opening days and times are subject to change. Reservations in advance are not required.
A babysitting service is available and needs to be booked 24-Hours in advance at a minimal fee.
A fully-equipped fitness centre and experienced staff to guide guests through the extensive timetable and list to help enhance their health and improve their fitness levels.
A variety of accommodation is offered to range from Deluxe Bedrooms with balconies to Royal Luxury Studios, Cyprian Maisonettes and Royal Garden Villas with private pools making the resort ideal for families and couples of all ages. Facilities also cater to business travellers with free Wi-Fi access throughout the hotel. All bedrooms have been tastefully designed using materials and soft furnishings in warm earthy colours: stone, ochre and terracotta. Both the fabrics and furniture are based on Cypriot tradition.
All Deluxe Bedrooms consist of twin or double beds and reflect the high standards and elegance of the Elysium. They include either carpet or marble flooring and have a balcony. A direct dial telephone with free Wi-Fi internet connection and voicemail facility, Smart TV with satellite channels, minibar, safe deposit box and hairdryer. The Deluxe Bedrooms also have an en-suite marbled bathroom with bath tap and hand shower, WC, bidet, magnifying mirror and telephone. Even though Deluxe Bedrooms are furnished and equipped with the same standards, guests can choose between rooms with inland, side-sea or sea views.
Traditional to Cyprus, these rooms incorporate a double-height sitting room overlooked by a mezzanine sleeping gallery, with a separate shower and walking wardrobe and bathroom. The maisonettes provide a flexible design and are suitable for both families and couples. These are designed to the highest standards in a local style with rustic terracotta tiles, timber ceilings and local hand-made bamboo furniture. Impressive arched patio doors overlook the royal gardens of the hotel. Available with a Garden or a Royal Garden View and equipped with an iPod docking station.
The Megaron with its arcaded ground floor and collonaded loggias on the first floor, is a stately structure, housing twelve Royal Studios. These rooms offer greater luxury and space than the Deluxe Bedrooms and have a separate shower and bathroom facility. The six ground-floor units have their own individual splash pool and garden facility. The Royal Studios are available for adults only (16 years and over) and equipped with an iPod docking station and espresso machine.
Royal Garden Villas
Set slightly apart from the main building, the villas with private gardens and pools are designed around a traditional village square lined with lemon trees. Traditional to Cyprus, these rooms incorporate a double-height sitting room overlooked by a mezzanine-sleeping gallery, a separate shower room and a balcony facing the Royal Pool. Each villa has a private garden, a plunge pool, a jumbo sunbed, an espresso machine and an iPod docking station. The interior spaces recreate the traditional Cyprian village house with mezzanine sleeping areas and a living space of double-height. These villas with stunning views are the ultimate retreat for those searching for privacy and tranquillity.
The Artemis Suite, one of the exclusive suites from the range of the hotel’s luxurious accommodation, is named after the twin sister of Apollo and one of the ancient Greek goddesses. This open-plan suite is marked by the warm quality of parquet flooring throughout, and solid locally handcrafted wood furniture to enhance its distinctive décor. Special features include a working desk, separate sitting lounge with Smart TV, mobile all in one desktop 20’ PC, iPod docking station, marbled bathroom, an espresso machine and a beautiful pool and sea view from the private balcony.
Queen Verenikis Suite
The Queen Verenikis Suite comprises a spacious bedroom with a marbled bathroom and Jacuzzi. Here, one can enjoy a drink from their private bar in the sheer luxury of the suite's spacious sitting room that features a sound system, mobile all in one desktop 20' PC, iPod docking station, an espresso machine, Smart TV and a beautiful pool and sea view from the private balcony.
The Royal Suite - the ultimate luxury
The Royal Suite offers the utmost in understated elegance and luxury. Granting exceptional views, it opens onto a vast private balcony where one can enjoy a dip in their own pool in total privacy and is heated during the winter. The Royal Suite features a heated marble bathroom with Jacuzzi, a sitting room with a private bar, and a fully equipped office including a scanner, a printer and a mobile all in one desktop 20’ PC, iPod docking station. For maximum versatility, the Royal Suite can be reserved with either one or two bedrooms, as required.
The Thalia Suite is named after one of the nine muses. This sea view suite incorporates a luxurious sitting room separated from the private bedroom. Parquet flooring and solid handcrafted wood panelling on the walls radiate natural warmth. Here, one can indulge in the luxury of a large Jacuzzi bathtub, two washbasins, a shower featuring a rain shower, an espresso machine and a mobile all in one desktop 20' PC, iPod docking station.
24-hour room service ensures that guests are looked after round the clock. Laundry and valet service, foreign exchange, a gift shop, a boutique and a jeweller offer convenience and choice without having to leave the resort. The resort also provides full facilities for disabled guests.
Dining is a key element of the Elysium experience. A choice of five restaurants offers guests delicious gourmet menus and appetising healthy options, using locally grown fresh ingredients. Farmers of a plot located adjacent to the hotel grow fresh herbs and vegetables for its exclusive use to the executive chef's preferences.
This open-air restaurant only a few steps away from the Mediterranean Sea serves specialities such as meze, pasta and fresh fish. The rustic atmosphere is enhanced by an open-plan kitchen and traditional wooden furniture. This restaurant is open daily for lunch & dinner from April-October.
A curving cloister leads diners into the impressive dining area of the main restaurant, which features stone arches and French windows offering spectacular views of the gardens and pools. Weather permitting the dining room opens onto the Epicurean Terrace where dinner can be enjoyed under the stars in the hotel’s extensive gardens. A variety of Themed nights are provided here every evening.
A unique dining experience is offered at the Ristorante Bacco. Authentic Italian cuisine is captured in a sumptuous menu that includes fresh homemade pasta dishes, tender meat and fish specialities and the most popular Italian desserts all of which are prepared using original ingredients and recipes.
The O’Shin Restaurant adds another dimension to the Elysium’s gastronomy options and is located in a secluded area with its own style and décor. The Chefs are proud to present the exquisite menu based on the contemporary way and art of Sushi.
The Lemonia Piazza
This area resembles a village square surrounded by arches with yellow paving slabs covering the floor and heavy timber beams supporting the ceilings, which are covered by local river reed. A large external piazza offers Al Fresco dining overlooking water fountains and cascades. The Lemonia Piazza is open for both, breakfast and lunch and offers children's menus.
The Astria is themed around the night sky with constellations. Intimate seating allows for privacy while two external pergola-covered terraces offer additional seating overlooking the Lethe Spring, which is beautifully lit up at night. This is the place to meet at night and enjoy a range of signature cocktails, premium whiskeys, cognacs and other beverages as well as an extensive selection of cigars. Live music on most evenings.
A dedicated children's menu is available at the Lemonia Piazza, Epicurean and the Mediterranean Restaurant.
Located in the heart of the resort, the Café Occidental enjoys dramatic views of the sea to the west and of the vast atrium with its floor mosaics, urns, buttresses and massive timber roof to the east. The focal point is the medieval fireplace made of antique stone. Heavy curtains and the dark timber floor is complemented by antique leather seats. A library adjacent to the fireplace provides newspapers and books for a relaxing read or quiet conversation. Drinks, gateaux and pastries with freshly brewed coffee are served throughout the day. English afternoon teas are also available daily.
Mare Nostrum Pool Bar
Sunken below ground level and at the same height as the pool water, La Loggia is surrounded by rustic stone planters, which forms a piazza protected by timber pergolas. Set adjacent to the pool, it combines a nautical experience reminiscent of a seaside-fishing village built on the edge of the sea - a truly Mediterranean experience.
Whatever the nature of one's game, they will find it at the Elysium Hotel. A high tech gym, an aerobics and Pilates studio, a diving centre and tennis courts, all with private instructors will welcome every guest in a luxurious environment designed for optimum performance.
The expansive outdoor pool is a focal point for the hotel and has been designed on many levels with a hydro massage rotunda pool in the centre. The heated sunken pool is a central feature for the "Megaron" and the Royal Garden Villas surrounded by lemon and olive trees. For the more energetic, two floodlit tennis courts and a variety of water sports and scuba diving courses are on offer as well as a high tech gym and aerobic studio. If relaxation and pampering are on the agenda, the ESPA concept spa will be much in demand. The culturally minded will enjoy live performances staged at the Orpheus amphitheatre. Children's facilities include an indoor club and amusement centre as a slide pool and playground area.
2 floodlit tennis courts are available at a minimal charge for residents.
Guests that visit the hotel’s grounds will soon be drawn to the landscaped gardens with direct access to the Tombs of the Kings. The scents of jasmine, citrus, olive trees and an array of shrubs and flowers fill the air, settling in the outdoor amphitheatre, where stepped seats provide views to the sunset, and a lavender-lined path beyond will lead one to the sea. A charming rotunda with hydro-pool highlights the sparkling multi-level swimming pool. Venture down to the beach, and one will discover the shoreline pedestrian path that winds its way right down to the Paphos harbour.
The Elysium is situated on the beach in the historical heartland of the ancient city of Paphos, next to the historical site of the tombs of the Kings. It is only a 10 minutes drive away from the picturesque harbour of Paphos, 25 minutes from Paphos and 90 minutes from Larnaca international Airports.
Location / Attractions
Paphos (or Pafos) is one of the most beautiful and ancient towns in Cyprus. Wherever one sets foot in Paphos, each place has its glorious history which dates back to thousands of years, when the cult of goddess Aphrodite who emerged from its seas, flourished in this beautiful part of the world and attracts many visitors from the island and abroad.
Paphos (or Pafos) is one of the most beautiful and ancient towns in Cyprus. Paphos history thousands of years which date back to Aphrodite, who emerged from the sea off the coast of Cyprus. Today Paphos is not a big city with a harbour, and in the Hellenistic era and Roman times it was the capital of Cyprus.
Paphos with its beauty and majestic scenery was included in the UNESCO list of World Heritage, among the treasures were discovered mosaics Taseya and Iona survived underground for 16 centuries, the Tomb of the Kings, the ancient theatre of the Odeon and other attractions one can visit to stay in this beautiful city.
The Opium Health Spa at the Elysium Hotel offers the ultimate escape with its exclusive selection of pampering treatments designed to de-stress, relax and revitalize the mind, body and soul. The Elysium Spa range of products and treatments has been carefully formulated to bring guests a truly naturally inspired and memorable experience. The treatments combine the therapeutic benefits of aromatherapy, hydrotherapy and skincare for both men and women. A unique experience that will impress every guest again and again.
Operating hours: Daily 08:00 – 20:00 hour
ESPA Detoxifying Body Treatments
ESPA Indulgent & Body Envelopment Treatments