Alphonse Island – a remote and private island in Seychelles – has enhanced its wellness offerings by launching Azure Spa. Serene and intimate, Azure Spa is comprised of just one circular treatment room, complete with with two large, comfortable massage tables and an adjoining bathroom. Its décor is inspired by the relaxed and carefree vibe of the island itself.
Azure Spa uses Yi-King products that are 100% organic and locally made on the mainland of Mahé. These products are classified according to each guests Master Element, which is determined by their date of birth. The eight traditional Yi-King Master Elements are those recognised by Chinese medicine: Sky, Wind, Water, Mountain, Earth, Thunder, Fire and Lake.
These products are native to the Seychelles and each element corresponds to the hormones, meridians and organs to the body associated with the relevant birth dates for each, ensuring a tailored treatment that enhances overall well-being for every guest.
The expert therapists at Azure Spa have in-depth knowledge and profound experience of the ancient art of massage, enabling them to re-awaken the weariest of bodies. This, combined with the personalised Yi-King oils and therapies, allow spa guests to experience a higher realm of overall well-being.
“The addition of Azure Spa will complement our extensive current offering to guests. It has been thoughtfully designed to blend in with the current environment and we have carefully selected local, organic products from the Seychelles which is consistent with our ethos,” comments Keith Rose Innes, managing director of Alphonse Island.
Azure Spa offers a variety of massages, beauty treatments and therapies. One popular massage that is available on request is the Fisherman’s Massage. This is a wholly treatment and is the perfect remedy for those who have spent a day fishing on the nearby flats.
Comprised of just 22 beach bungalows and five beach suites, Alphonse Island has replaced internet connectivity with the inter-connectivity. With no mobile phone signal and limited internet access, guests are encouraged to explore this beautiful island which offers the perfect balance of exotic simplicity combined with exciting adventures.