There isn’t anywhere that comes closer to heavenly hideaways than the Maldives, combining powder white sand with barefoot luxury, the Maldives is the ultimate destination for anyone looking for crystal clear waters and jaw-dropping surroundings. Whether you’re staying in Beach Villas or the more luxurious Water Villas you can expect a holiday that doesn’t disappoint. With endless snorkelling, sailing and wind-surfing available don’t be fooled into thinking the Maldives is a ‘lie on the beach’ holiday. There’s plenty to keep you busy. Here are our top tips for Maldivian getaways with bags of personality to keep you and your other half entertained.
Arrive by seaplane into a stunning beach front setting where your Beach pavilion boasts sunrise or sunset views. There’s an amazing spa (four of the fifteen treatment rooms are suspended over water), PADI dive centre and over 7 restaurants on the island to choose from. This is a good option for couples as although kids are allowed they have children and kids’ clubs to keep them away from the grown-ups for a peaceful day in the sun.
Go all out with the stunningly beautiful Huvafen Fushi (a much smaller resort so it has a totally different feel). Set in its own lagoon with beachfront or ocean bungalows, a spa with underwater treatment rooms, PADI certified scuba diving and amazing restaurants (one of them is even 100% raw food!). With a water sports centre, a yoga pavilion, gym, island-hopping trips and an overnight Maldivian sailboat this is a once in a lifetime kind of place.
Explore the privately owned Olhuveli island in the Laamu Atoll, blending luxury with eco-friendly credentials (a large stretch of the beach front has been left untouched enabling guests to feel close to nature). The Lagoon Water villas have upper and lower decks with direct access to the ocean and glass overwater bathtubs. With a panoramic bar, a sushi restaurant and an open-air cinema there’s plenty to do. Alongside the Six Senses Spa which features on holistic wellness, there is a wide variety of water sports available including catamaran sailing, water-skiing and wake-boarding.
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