The Elysium is a five star deluxe hotel with a world-class Spa, which offers an entirely unique experience to leisure and business visitors to Cyprus.
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Situated next to the ancient Tombs of the Kings, the Elysium is ‘A SANCTUARY FOR THE BODY AND SOUL’. The hotel offers a harmonious blend of luxury, tranquility and seclusion; colonnades, mosaics, waterfalls and pools form an elegance echoed by a discreet and gracious welcome. Journey through time and discover hidden delights and timeless treasures.
The Elysium has recently celebrated its 10-year anniversary in spectacular style, in the presence of a multitude of guests. This anniversary is welcomed with a lasting commitment to excellence as we continue our efforts to exceed your expectations.
Since its opening in July 2002, the Elysium has remained true to its philosophy of creating memorable experiences by providing its guests with exceptional standards of service in an environment that combines utmost luxury with serenity, privacy and hospitality. Over the years, it has been a delight to see the hotel becoming a preferred destination of visitors from around the world, of high-profile celebrities, politicians and artists, who continue to honour us with their presence.
The Elysium enjoys uninterrupted views of the Mediterranean Sea and has been sensitively designed in a palatial style primarily influenced by the Byzantine era. The cultural references of its architecture evoke the rich history of Cyprus and combine elements from Greek, Roman, Medieval and Venetian times. A blend of local stone, marble and timber, warm muted colours and decorative features such as mosaics, arches and columns reflect the aims of the designers to create a sense of place and tradition, where guests can enjoy a relaxing and stimulating holiday in a peaceful and secluded environment.
The Elysium, a heavenly experience on earth – a place of delight and eternal bliss, where unique experiences impress you again and again…
Adjacent to one of the most renowned archaeological sites, the tombs of the Kings, the hotel indicates that in ancient times this was considered a headland of significance, valued for its spectacular views of the sun setting into the sea.
Designed along palatial lines, the Elysium invites you to enjoy unforgettable moments in an environment of ultimate serenity with uninterrupted views of the sea.
Surrounded by extensive landscaped gardens with water features, pools, an amphitheatre and its own sandy cove, it extends a feeling of well-being and indulgence.
Every detail is an example of artistic and insightful craftsmanship, incorporating stone, marble and timber features that enhance furnishings reminiscent of local history and heritage.
The moment the Elysium comes into view, you will note its sturdy drawbridge through a medieval arch, leading you to the inspiring colonnaded reception area.
Images of the past come to mind, from the days of Byzantine prosperity to Greek, roman, medieval and venetian glory.
A tour of the hotel is a journey of exploration. Take in the warmth of muted earth colours throughout the sweeping areas, and allow yourself to wander, as you detect intricate mosaics and impressive arches and columns
Visit the hotel’s grounds, and you 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 amphitheater, where stepped seats provide views to the sunset, and a lavender-lined path beyond will lead you to the sea.
A charming rotunda with hydro-pool highlights the sparkling multi-level swimming pool.
Venture down to the beach, and you 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.
A variety of accommodation is offered ranging 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 WIFI throughout in the whole hotel, including the lobby, public areas and conference rooms as well as in all bedrooms. 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.
The Elysium is a perfect luxurious venue for weddings.