Elite Vacations has launched its 2012 brochures for Seychelles and Mauritius.

A highlight of the Seychelles brochure is the Kempinski resort on Mahe that is due to open in February next year.

It is situated on the famous Baie Lazare On the quieter south west of Mahe.  

The resort will feature an Olympic length swimming pool, fully equipped gym, spa with six treaTment rooms, tennis courts and many non-motorised water sports. 

Seven nights in a standard Hillview room costs from £1,448 per person to include return flights, transfers and bed and breakfast.

In Mauritius the operator is offering the new five star deluxe Angsana Balaclava resort that opens this month.

This boutique resort is the sister brand of Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts and is set on the northwest coast at the picturesque Turtle Bay, famed for its turquoise sea and sandy beaches. 

There are just 51 suites and one Imperial Villa and facilities include two restaurants and bars, two swimming pools, a gymnasium and spa and a variety of complimentary water sports including snorkelling, waterskiing, windsurfing and sailing. 

An 8 day holiday costs from £1829 per person in a Garden Suite including return flights, transfers and half board accommodation.