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50774 11 May 2021

Mango House Seychelles, LXR Hotels & Resorts Appoints Sasha Tyas as General Manager

Sasha Tyas joins with 20 years of experience in the hospitality industry

Mahe, Seychelles May 9, 2021 Mango House Seychelles, LXR Hotels Resorts, the highly anticipated hotel opening this July, has announced Sasha Tyas as general manager. Situated on pristine beachfront in the southwest part of Mahe along the sparkling calm waters of the Anse Aux Poules Bleues bay, Mango House Seychelles is set to be the perfect year-round island oasis with 41 rooms, suites and villas offeringbreath-taking views of the glittering Indian Ocean.

Sasha aims to bring the intimate hotel's commitment to handcrafted hospitality to life and nurture local talent to develop a strong team of luxury hospitality professionals. Born in England and raised in France, Sasha is an accomplished hotelier with more than 20 years of experience in luxury hospitality. Filled with positive energy, and speaking five languages, she brings her international experience in managing luxury properties across Portugal, Brazil, the Caribbean, Seychelles and Maldives to this role.

After receiving her master's degree from the Universite de Pau et des Pays de l'Adour, Sasha began her hospitality career in 2000 at Vila Vita Parc Resortand Spa in Portugal. In 2010, she spearheaded the opening of the five-star resort Martinhal in Portugal before moving to the Caribbean in 2012 to work at the Canouan Resort at Carenage Bay. In 2018, she became one of only two female general managers appointed in the Maldives at Constance Moofushi. Sashas ability to speak multiple languages allows her to grasp the needs of individuals from varying cultures and backgrounds. In her personal time, she enjoys sports activities both on land and sea and is a passionate advocate for sustainability and gender equality.

Sasha continues to break the mould in her domain, this time as the first female general manager for Hilton in the Seychelles. On her appointment, Sasha said: " When I was growing up, my father was a photographer. He and his work has inspired in me a life-long love for travel, art and design. With its storied history and connection to world-renowned Italian photographer Gian Paolo Barbieri, I am so proud to be leading the opening of Mango House Seychelles. This role offers the unique opportunity to create special moments for guests that last a lifetime. We look forward to sharing Seychelles vibrant cultural heritage and local stories at the property, creating an intimate yet social setting where guests feel truly at home and return to time and time again".

Mango House Seychelles is the ultimate destination for avid explorers seeking intuitive luxury and curated experiences. The intimate House of Art and Culture offers guests a sanctuary from busy, urban lifestyles and allows them to discover unspoiled Mahe, world-class dining, eco-friendly aquatic adventures and premium wellness. The opening of Mango House Seychelles marks the introduction of LXR Hotels Resorts to the region, with a capable team led by Sasha Tyas set to welcome visitors with open arms this summer.

For more information or to make reservations, please visit www.mangohouseseychelles.com

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About Mango House Seychelles, LXR Hotels Resorts

Overlooking the sparkling, calm, shallow waters and white sandy beaches of theAnseAux Poules Bleuesbay is the new Mango House Seychelles, LXR Hotels Resorts. Originally built as a family home by celebrated Italian photographer Gian Paolo Barbieri, this intimate and exclusive House of Art and Culture is the perfect year-round SouthMahisland oasis. Guests can choose from 41 beachfront rooms, suites and villas, each with private terraces or balconies offeringbreath-takingviews of the IndianOcean. Five unique dining and drink venues will take guests on a culinary journey of distinguished Mango House flavours, each incorporating Southern Mahs culinary heritage. Meanwhile, two plunge pools, a wellness sanctuary with two dedicated treatment rooms, and tailormade, eco-friendly water sport activities will allow guests plenty of opportunities to both relax and rejuvenate. For more information visit www.mangohouseseychelles.com.

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About LXRHotels Resorts

LXRHotels Resortsis a collection of independent luxury properties that each represent their unique location and offer a singular travel experience native to its place, history and tradition. Found in the world's most alluring destinations, LXR Hotels Resorts connect legendary properties into an exclusive network of hotels that are set apart by an unrivaled commitment to personalized service and elegant, yet locally immersive experiences for their guests. Each hotel in the collection remains steadfastly true to its heritage and culture, providing a luxurious base of exploration for the passionate, yet discerning adventurer.LXR Hotels Resorts is part of Hilton, a leading global hospitality company, and each property benefits from the strength of the Hilton Enterprise and its award-winningHilton Honorsprogram. Visitlxrhotels.comto learn more.