Anantara Maia Seychelles Villas


Top of Class


  • Ultra secluded getaway in the Seychelles, ideal for all romantic couples
  • Villas at Maia have private infinity pools, dining gazebo & huge daybed
  • Unique outside sunken baths complete with sound system
  • Strong Balinese and Thai influences, both in décor & whole holistic 'retreat' philosophy
  • Complimentary yoga and meditation practice at Maia Luxury Resort & Spa
  • Balinese-style Spa with open air pavilions
  • Windsurfing, kayaking and snorkelling available if you wish to be active

Perched above unspoilt Anse Louis beach in the south-west corner of Mahé in the Seychelles, Maia Seychelles Villas is an extravagant holistic retreat, with a great emphasis placed on escape and relaxation. Maia is one of the Seychelles’ most sort after resorts and it’s certainly one of the more expensive. There’s an excellent coral reef, brimming with colourful fish, right by the resort so snorkelling is a highlight at Maia but the focus is on relaxation and escaping the pressures of the world.

Accommodation at Maia Seychelles Villas

Each of the 30 exquisite air-conditioned villas features warm, earthy tones and has its own private infinity pool complete with integral sunken Jacuzzi, oversized day bed and an outdoor gazebo where you can enjoy a private dinner. You can remain cocooned in your private villa away from the world. Your private butler will intuitively sees to your needs and even prepare light meals on request.

Each air-conditioned villa is massive (250m² villa & deck) with bedroom, sitting room area, minibar, spacious bathroom with bath and indoor/outdoor showers. High-tech touches include flat-screen TVs and DVD, surround-sound system and iPod station. Locations vary, from those with 180° uninterrupted sea views (ocean panoramic villas) to those on the beach.

Villas are divided into three Ocean View villas, eleven Ocean Panoramic villas on the hillside, eight Ocean Front villas (where children are welcome to stay) and eight ultra private Signature Villas. Signature Villas come with complimentary champagne on arrival, laundry, private yoga sessions, manicure and pedicure in the privacy of your villa and a painting kit for you to express the creative urge!

Facilities at Maia

Indulgent escapism is also offered in the superb Balinese-style spa with its revitalising therapies in open air pavilions as well as complimentary yoga and Qi Gong sessions in the meditation pavilion and a fully equipped fitness centre.

As well as the spa, Maia Luxury Resort & Spa  has a beautiful main swimming pool lined with black Seychellois lava stone overlooking the hotel’s long sandy beach.

Maia Luxury Resort & Spa  is child-friendly with a diverse range of activities for kids depending on their age. Your butler is also on hand to entertain your kids if you want some time alone. Trips can also be arranged to La Digue or Bird Island with their dramatic, volcanic rock formations and wonderful rare bird and turtle sightings.

Complimentary Watersports & Land Activities include:
Windsurfing, Kayaking, Snorkelling, Daily yoga, Qi Gong & Self-shiatsu classes, Fitness centre

Facilities at additional cost include:
Scuba diving, snorkelling trips and deep sea fishing can be arranged at an off site location, Private yoga & qi-gong sessions, Excursions to neighbouring islands in a private boat or helicopter.


The gourmet restaurant, Tec Tec, with its sides open to the cooling evening breezes, offers an array of Mediterranean dishes with Creole and Asian influences. There’s also the option of dining privately on the beach or in your villa – ideal for honeymoon couples. Cocktails, as well as light meals are served in the informal Sunset pool bar.

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MAIA Signature Villas

Dotted along the Maia peninsula, each Signature Villa is exclusively located within lush tropical gardens, either on the hilltop or beach, with a unique perspective of the secluded coastline and sparkling blue ocean, while some enjoy direct access to the soft white sands of Anse Louis beach. Linked easily through garden walkways, a selection of the Signature Villas are ideal for families or larger groups that prefer to be close to each other.


Ocean Panoramic Villas

Situated on a hillcrest, offering wide views over the surrounding natural habitat and ocean. The thoughtful discretion of our butlers ensure an atmosphere of privacy and escape. Personalised service, luxury amenities, and the romance of the Seychelles make MAIA the perfect place for honeymooners.



Fully inclusive rate includes all meals and drinks, welcome champagne on arrival, dedicated butler service, wifi, unlimited scuba diving, laundry

Family Suitability

Family-friendly all ages

Malaria Rating

Non-malarial area