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Dramatic new Six Senses spa will be perched above the waves

by Jane Kitchen | 03 Oct 2016

The Six Senses Zil Pasyon resort, located on the private island of Felicite in the Seychelles, has opened.

Designed by the Six Senses Architecture and Design team along with Richard Hywel Evans of London-based Studio RHE, the resort features contemporary architecture and interiors, and has been designed to “embrace the untouched picturesque landscape of the island,” the company said.

It features 28 one-bedroom pool villas and two two-bedroom pool villas as well as an elongated infinity pool with views of the surrounding islands.

The 7,000sq ft (650sq m) Six Senses Spa – which will be located atop of the island’s majestic rock formations near the ocean – is set to open in January. Designed to accentuate the island’s natural geography, and with the integration of sustainable processes and technologies, the spa is designed to become an essential part of the island’s ecosystem. It will offer guests a symbiotic experience of Felicite’s environmental and built features.

The spa will include five individual villas for treatments, along with a hammam, sauna, saltwater pool, steam, yoga platform and nail bar.

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The Six Senses Zil Pasyon resort, located on the private island of Felicite in the Seychelles, has opened. Designed by the Six Senses Architecture and Design team along with Richard Hywel Evans of London-based Studio RHE, the resort features contemporary architecture and interiors, and has been designed to “embrace the untouched picturesque landscape of the island,” the company said. It features 28 one-bedroom pool villas and two two-bedroom pool villas
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