Etihad Guest members earn miles by staying at Constance Hotels

Etihad Guest members can earn miles on accommodation and extras at all participating Constance Hotels and Resorts whereby for each US $ spent, they are entitled to 1 mile. Terms and conditions apply.

Presidential Villa, Constance Lémuria

Constance Lémuria, Seychelles

Continuing our strategic partnership with Etihad Guest, the award-winning loyalty program of Etihad Airways, we aim to enhance Etihad guest members’ privileges.

Etihad Airways covers the Indian Sub-Continent, North America, Europe, Middle East, Africa, South East Asia as well as Indian Ocean.

Voted World’s Leading Airline and the World’s Best First Class consecutively for three years at World Travel Awards 2011, 2010 and 2009, Etihad Airways has gained the trust and confidence of guests worldwide.

Jean–Jacques Vallet, CEO of Constance Hotels and Resorts has declared:

“We are delighted to continue our partnership with Etihad Airways’ loyalty programme Etihad Guest. The airline offers today direct routes from Abu Dhabi to both the Seychelles and the Maldives and it also offers access to Mauritius through their partner Air Seychelles. This new partnership is highly beneficial for our valued mutual guests and it reinforces the positioning of the Constance Hotels and Resorts brand in the Middle East as one of our top source markets.”

Find out more about joining Etihad Guest and read more about our partnership with Etihad Guest on the Etihad Airways website.

Visit our website for more information on our seven hotels and resorts in the Indian Ocean – Constance Hotels and Resorts.

 

Constance Honeymoon Offer

Few regions on earth provide such wonderful honeymoon destinations as the Indian Ocean. Mauritius, Maldives, Seychelles and Madagascar read like a definitive list of romantic hot spots and at Constance we have hotels and resorts on all these islands.

Honeymoon offer

Honeymoons at Constance Hotels and Resorts

If you’re deciding where to go on your honeymoon, we’ve just come up with another great reason to tempt you to spend it at Constance, with our special honeymoon package.

Stay for a minimum of 3 nights on our half board honeymoon package from 1 November 2013 to 22 December 2014 (excluding 23 Dec 2013-6 January 2014) and you’ll enjoy:

  • Bottle of sparkling wine, canapes and a beach bag upon arrival
  • One 50 minute massage from Le Spa de Constance per person

And as an added incentive, book to stay at one of our Ultimate hotels – Constance Halaveli, Le Prince Maurice or Lemuria – between 28 April and 15 September 2014 and you’ll receive a daily resort credit of  USD 100 per room per night to be spent on food and drink, and spa.

Offer not available at Constance Tsarabanjina, Madagascar. Terms & conditions apply. See website for more details.

Book now

  • Visit our website to book your Constance honeymoon package. Book now.
  • Alternatively telephone our Central Reservation Office on (230) 402 2777 / 402 2772

 

Winter sun holiday offer with Constance

With Autumn drawing in there couldn’t be a better time to book your winter getaway in the sun.

Combat jetlag with a relaxing massage

Combat jetlag with a relaxing massage

Now we’re making it even more tempting with our special winter sun holiday package.

What’s on offer

Buy the winter sun package when you book to stay at any Constance hotel or resort in Maldives, Mauritius or Seychelles from September 2013 to April 2014 for at least 5 nights and you can enjoy a:

  • welcome cocktail
  • 30 minute jetlag-busting massage
  • dinner on the beach (excluding drinks)
  • 45 minute spa treatment
  • diving orientation for beginners or 1 excursion

Beat the winter blues and book your holiday in the sun today.

Visit our website to Book Now.

Terms and conditions

Accommodation is on Bed & Breakfast basis, and all-inclusive at Moofushi

All complimentary spa treatments to be taken within first 3 days of stay

Jetlag massage to be taken on 1st or 2nd morning

5 nights minimum stay with possibility to extend, extra nights will be charged at best available rate

All complimentary activities and offers are for 2 persons only, extra activities are charged extra

To arrange diving or excursion, please contact hotel at least 7 days before arrival

To schedule spa treatments, book upon arrival

Package not available to Tsarabanjina

The package is not available for stays between 22 December 2013 and 12 January 2014 inclusive.

Book now

  • Visit our website to book your winter sun package: Book now
  • Alternatively telephone our Central Reservation Office on (230) 402 2777 / 402 2772

Cookery holidays in Mauritius and the Maldives

Food has always been an integral part of a holiday, a chance to literally immerse yourself in the flavours of a new country.

Sample the Mauritian cuisnine on offer at Constance Le Prince Maurice

Sample the Mauritian cuisnine on offer at Constance Le Prince Maurice

Cookery holidays

Cookery holidays, on which you spend a few days in a Tuscan villa or French farmhouse slaving over a stove to master the intricacies of their cuisine have become increasingly popular.

But what if you actually want a bit of holiday in your holiday, or you want to know how to cook something a bit more exotic than a Quiche Lorraine?

For those who are interested in broadening their culinary horizon with the warm heat of exotic spices but still want time to lie on an idyllic beach, a cooking class in the restaurant of a 5* Indian Ocean hotel could offer the perfect solution.

Learn to cook in Mauritius or Maldives

At Constance Le Prince Maurice and Constance Belle Mare Plage in Mauritius and Constance Halaveli in the Maldives, our chefs offer the opportunity to learn directly from them.

In morning classes – available to book just a day ahead – you will discover the key ingredients and spices that make up the core of the region’s cuisine, and how to delicately combine them to create some of the sumptuous dishes you’ll enjoy in our restaurants.

Fine dining at The Deer Hunter

Fine dining at The Deer Hunter

Le Prince Maurice

Discover the secrets of Mauritian cuisine with the hotel’s Chef Pravin, Chef Ah Youne and Chef Boucher.

Some of the dishes you may learn to cook include:

  • Mauritian cuisine – Guests will learn to cook Creole style fish salad and vegetable samoussa
  • Pastry – Guests will learn to make coconut and pineapple macaroons with Chef Boucher
  • Asian cuisine – Guest will learn to prepare sushi and Chinese shrimps sumai

Belle Mare Plage

Learn about the traditions of Mauritian cuisine in the kitchens of the Deer Hunter restaurant or Blue Penny Café with classes run by Chef Frederic Goisset and Chef Patrick Travady.

Included in the two hour class will be a 15 minute session with the head sommelier who will explain how to pair the perfect wine with the food you are learning to prepare.

Some of the dishes you may learn to cook include:

  • Learn to cook steamed prawns with kaffir lime, pineapple with spicy salt, tapioca and coconut milk at The Deer Hunter
  • Spice Experience – Learn to cook chicken with garam masala and discover the secret of cooking with local spices
Exquisite asian cuisine on offer at Constance Halaveli

Exquisite asian cuisine on offer at Constance Halaveli

Halaveli

The food of the Maldives is an intoxicating blend of flavours from across Asia and Africa so it’s no surprise that the classes on offer cover cuisines from around the region – we’ve even got a French pastry chef to teach desserts.

Some of the dishes you may learn to cook include:

  • Maldivian tuna curry, steamed rice, chapatti and papadum or Mugh Makani (Indian chicken curry), Kashmiri palau and papadum taught by Sous Chef Hammed Siddiq
  • Indonesian chicken satay with peanut sauce, lontong and achar or red Thai beef curry and fragrant rice, taught by Chef Handhi Wijaya
  • Lemongrass infused crème or croustade vanilla poached pear taught by pastry chef Pascal Galette
  • Private one-to-one classes are available on request as are learning to prepare special ingredients such as lobster, caviar and Wagyu beef.

Find out more and book now

Winter sun holiday offer

Boost your levels of vitamin D and bask in warm sunshine on an idyllic island in the Indian Ocean.

Constance Lémuria, Seychelles

Constance Lémuria, Seychelles

Buy the winter sun package when you book to stay at any Constance hotel or resort in Maldives, Mauritius or Seychelles from September 2013 to April 2014 for at least 5 nights and you can enjoy a:

  • Welcome cocktail
  • 30 minute jet lag massage
  • Complimentary dinner on the beach (excluding drinks)
  • Complimentary spa treatment, up to 45 minutes
  • Diving orientation for beginners + 1 excursion

Book your holiday now: Book Now.

Terms and conditions

Accommodation is on Bed & breakfast basis, and all-inclusive at Moofushi

All complimentary spa treatments to be taken within first 3 days of stay

Spa treatments at Constance Hotels and Resorts

Spa treatments at Constance Hotels and Resorts

Jet lag massage to be taken on 1st or 2nd morning

For 5 night minimum stay with possibility to extend, extra nights will be charged at best available rate

All complimentary activities and offers are for 2 persons only, extra activities are charged extra

To arrange diving or excursion, please contact hotel at least 7 days before arrival

To schedule spa treatments, book upon arrival

Offer not applicable to Tsarabanjina

Find out more

Enter our name the sea creature competition

Enter our competition to name sea creatures found at Constance Halaveli in the Maldives, and you could win a set of luxury Valmont Fit and Tone body treatments.

Valmont Fit and Tone Body Treatment Set

Valmont Fit and Tone Body Treatment Set

To enter

All you have to do is choose names for our collection of awe-inspiring sea creatures below. Be as creative or quirky as you like.

Then post the names by leaving a comment on this blog post below, on our Facebook page or using our Twitter feed @constancehotels. Remember that if you’re the winner, we need to be able to contact you so include an email address, your Twitter handle or a message on Facebook.

Competition closes on Monday 15 July 2013 at midnight. Winners will be announced here on Wednesday 17 July 2013.

Bonus prize

And as an added bonus, if you post your own photo of a sea creature onto the Constance Facebook wall, we’ll enter you for a prize draw to win one of our sought after Constance USB memory sticks, designed in the shape of a room key in a beautiful black croc leather pouch. Again, winners will be announced on Wednesday 17 July 2013.

1. Name the Scorpion Fish

Scorpion fish at Constance Halaveli, Maldives

Give our Scorpion fish a name…

 

2. Name the Green Mantis Shrimp

Green Mantis Shrimp at Constance Halaveli, Maldives

I need a name too…

 

3. Name the White Tip Reef Shark

White Tip Reef Shark at Constance Halaveli, Maldives

… and me…

 

Valmont at Constance Halaveli

At Constance, we’re passionate about diving and proud of the work we do to protect the environment around our hotels for future generations.

The prestigious Swiss skincare brand Valmont, who opened a spa at Halaveli last year, has partnered with us to further support our coral reef regeneration programme at Constance Halaveli.

Since the tsunami in 2004, we have been working hard to encourage marine life to thrive once again in this area. With the help of Valmont, the programme is gathering momentum and we are seeing real progress in coral growth and the regeneration of sea life for which the Maldives is renowned.

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