Six Senses Zil Pasyon

‘Ecological Jewel – Exploration for Everyone’

Situated on Félicité a private island northeast of Mahé, Six Senses Zil Payson occupies a third of the island and embraces and celebrates the surrounding nature. The Pool Villas and Residences offer accommodation from one to four bedrooms, perfect for couples or families. Every villa has a private infinity-edge pool and a personal GEM (Guest Experience Maker). There are four restaurant/bars and opportunity for private fine dining and live cooking experiences. Activities at the resort include water sports such as snorkelling, diving and fishing, cycling on a neighbouring island La Digue, golfing on Praslin Island, cooking classes and guided tours of UNESCO World Heritage Site Vallee de Mai. For relaxation there is a spa, gym and yoga and meditation classes.

In Our Opinion

'Families will love Six Senses Zil Payson as there are activities and explorations for all ages. Kids will want to catch up with the island's ice cream bike which serves delicious and complimentary ice creams and sorbets.' 

Island Café

Inspired by flavours from the Seychellois spice route the Island Café serves European, Asian and African food. Includes interactive Chef’s Kitchen. Drinks and snacks served throughout the day. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Ocean Kitchen

Serving fish and seafood (no meat), Ocean Kitchen serves the fresh catch of the fishermen and is committed to sustainability, organic ingredients and fruit and vegetables from Zil Payson’s own garden.


Take the steps to Lakanbiz a hidden honesty bar with home-infused rums, punch and cigars. No service you are on your own.

Koko Bar

Overlooking the main pool Koko Bar offers bespoke cocktails.

Chef's Kitchen

Open kitchen where food is crafted to individual’s preferences. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dining for up to 6.

The Wine Vault

Chef and sommelier talk you through a tailor-made experience. Booking required – dining for 2 – 8.

Ice Cream Bike

The Ice Cream Bike cruises the island serving complimentary ice cream and sorbet.


  • Ocean front pool
  • Spa
  • Gym
  • Yoga and meditation
  • Croquet
  • Library
  • Kids’ Club
  • Cinema Paradiso (under stars cinema)

Water Sports

  • Diving*
  • Snorkelling
  • Sailing*
  • Kayaking
  • Paddle boarding
  • Island hopping*
  • Fishing*

*Additional charges may apply


  • 24hr reception
  • Guest Experience Maker (GEM)
  • Electric buggy service
  • Six Senses Boutique
  • On-site nurse
  • Laundry service

Six Senses Zil Payson welcomes families and aims to create long lasting memories and by introducing sustainability through a love of nature and discovery.

Trouloulou’s Kid’s Club


  • Age 4 – 12
  • Under 4 years to be accompanied by an adult.

Activities Include:

  • Mini treasure hunt
  • Lawn games
  • Little Explorers trail
  • Meditation and animal yoga
  • Guided snorkelling
  • Coconut beach bowling
  • Book nook and story time
  • Creole class
  • Stargazing


  • Booking must be made one day in advance
  • Charges apply per hour


Couples staying a minimum of 4 nights can choose two of the following experiences:

  • One complimentary private sunset drinks experience
  • One complimentary 60 minutes couple’s Six Senses signature massage
  • One complimentary romantic dinner for two (excluding drinks)
  • One complimentary romantic ritual bath


  • Wedding certificate to be submitted upon reservation or at check-in
  • Valid up to six-months after wedding date
  • Valid for anniversaries providing anniversary date falls within 15 days from guests stay date
  • Set on a private island surrounded by coral-fringed beaches
  • A keen focus on sustainability to preserve the island
  • Enjoy the cinema experience under the stars


Situated 30 miles northeast of Seychelles International Airport in Mahé, Felicite is a 20 minute helicopter ride from the airport or a 20 minute speed boat ride from Praslin Island.