Castaways, Honeymooners, People wanting to experience the finer things in life
Endless Horizon. Water world beneath your feet. No shoes. Sand bars. Hammock swinging over the water.
December to April is the dry season, but May to November is perfect for surfing and snorkelling.
Gili Lankanfushi is barefoot luxury at its finest. The overwater resort is a true paradise. Choose one of the 29 over water luxury villas including open air bedrooms and rooftop terraces with day beds and hammocks. Snorkel straight from your sun deck. Enjoy private dinners illuminated with lanterns and the sunset dinner at One Palm Island, a small deserted island with one palm tree. Gili has been named one of the best hotels in the world. It's unpretentious, conscious of its environment, and has a rare magic quality.
Dive and snorkel over some of the some best coral reef with a marine biologist. Go sailing. Try kayaking and paddle boarding. Bike barefoot around the property. Relax at the spa or see a flick at the open air jungle cinema.
The freshest seafood you will ever taste. Enjoy homemade truffles at the Chocolate Cave or sushi at the By The Sea Restaurant. Visit the underground wine cellar for a wine and cheese tasting.
The resort is 20 minutes from the airport by boat. A seaplane is a true Maldives experience though. Arrange airport pickup with the hotel.
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Olhuveli Beach & Spa Resort
Olhuveli Beach & Spa Resort
Water world lovers. Honeymooners. Families with a taste for luxury.
Endless Horizon. No shoes. Sand bars. Forgetting daily routines. Sting rays and reef sharks swimming under your villa. Maldivian sunsets.
Maldives has lovely weather all year long, but for the best experience with long sunny days and no rain visit December to April.
PER AQUUM Niyama is a boutique luxury hotel, 45 minutes away from the Maldivian capital Male by seaplane. Besides the postcard perfect views and high end meals cooked by Michelin star chefs, the hotel offers unparalleled hospitality one would receive from staying on a friend's private island.
Choose a Beach Villa set on the white sand or Over the Water Villa floating in the warm Indian Ocean.
Wake up to the sun with morning yoga. Take a private snorkelling expedition through the rich reef. Swim with hammerheads and turtles. Join a biologist on a night dive, seeing a unique underwater world. Take a bike ride through slouchy palm trees. Have a picnic on deserted islands and sandbanks. Sail into the sunset.
Eat at a different location every night. Climb into the treetops at Nest. Take a 5 minute speed boat to Edge - a out on-the-water dining experience. Discover Subsix, a supper club six metres below the waterline. End your meal with liquid nitrogen ice cream.
Once you make a reservation and arrive to Male International Airport, your Huvafen Fushi guide will take you on a 45 minutes flight over the crystal waters towards the resort.
The small island is surrounded with one of a kind flora and fauna, carefully kept in its original state. Adopt a coral to help Niyama’s coral regeneration programme.
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