One&Only Reethi Rah is a five-star resort on one of the largest islands in North Male Atoll in The Maldives. Reached by a speedboat or short seaplane transfer, the resort enjoys a fantastic location near a range of excellent dive site and whale watching spots. The spectacular island is contemporary and luxurious throughout, boasting over six kilometres of beaches with numerous exquisite dining options and just 122 villas.
Most of the island’s villas are discreetly located overlooking the beaches that border the island, while 8 small clusters of villas are set on stilts above the lagoon. Each villa has sleek interiors and plenty of privacy, with a spacious outdoor living area either on a secluded stretch of sand or on a deck over the crystalline water. Some also boast a private swimming pool for added indulgence.
One&Only Reethi Rah offers a diverse range of culinary experiences including East-meets-West fusion cuisine, Japanese dishes served in an over-water setting, Middle Eastern flavours on the beach and organic produce served in the chef’s garden. Three bars and lounges are found on the sandy beach or beside a swimming pool, with live music every evening to entertain guests.
There are 12 beaches to choose from on the island as well as three communal swimming pools, one of which is a lap pool that extends 30 metres into the lagoon and another which is just for children.
Guests of all ages can choose from a vast range of leisure activities, from learning to paint in the Artist Studio to cycling round the island and rock climbing on a purpose-built wall. Other facilities on dry land include a fitness studio, tennis academy, football pitch, yoga pavilion and jogging routes around the island. A water-sports centre offers water skiing, parasailing and wakeboarding as well as non-motorised water sports such as kayaking, snorkelling and scuba diving. Guests can also go on island hopping excursions, sailing trips on board a traditional dhoni, whale shark adventures and luxury yacht charters.
One&Only Reethi Rah runs activity programmes for children and teenagers aged 4 years and above, ensuring that even the youngest guests have a perfect holiday. KidsOnly and OneTribe both offer complimentary, age-appropriate activities for youngsters including crafts, games and competitions, while a professional babysitting services are also available.
One&Only Spa is a peaceful sanctuary which uses ESPA products with luxurious private treatment rooms set within lush manicured gardens and relaxation pavilions overlooking the ocean. A full menu includes massages, body rituals, facial treatments and Ayurvedic experiences, while personalised retreats and programmes are also available to enhance a feeling of relaxation and tranquillity.
Beach Villa: Set amongst foliage on a private stretch of white sand with ocean views, these villas feature a king size bed or two queen size beds, a spacious bathroom with oversized bathtub and outdoor shower, and a furnished deck. Maximum occupancy: 3 adults + 1 child or 2 adults + 2 children. (135sqm)Water Villa: These villas feature the same furnishings and layout as the Beach Villas with the advantage of being on stilts over the water, with spacious decks and wrap-around hammocks suspended over the water. Maximum occupancy: 3 adults + 1 child or 2 adults + 2 children. (149sqm)
Water Villa with Pool: These villas have the same features, facilities and furnishings as the Water Villa but with the addition of a private pool on the deck. Maximum occupancy: 3 adults + 1 child or 2 adults + 2 children. (149sqm)Two-Villa Residence with Pool: Ideal for families, these residences consist of two beach villas which are set a few metres apart and joined by a stretch of beach. One villa has a king size bed and the other has two queen size beds, each with a separate sundeck while a pool and outdoor beach shower are shared. Guests staying in a Two-Villa Residence have the use of a personal golf cart. Maximum occupancy: 4 adults or 3 adults + 1 child or 2 adults + 2 children. (300sqm)
Grand Water Villa with Pool: These spacious villas are similar to the Water Villas but with the addition of a separate living area and Jacuzzi on the deck. Maximum occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults + 2 children. (285sqm)
Grand Two Bedroom Beach Villa with Pool: A spacious villa with two en suite bedrooms (one with a king size bed, one with twin beds), separate dining and living areas, an expansive sundeck and a private swimming pool overlooking a secluded stretch of beach. Guests staying in a Grand Beach Villa have the use of a personal golf cart. Maximum occupancy: 4 adults + 2 children or 2 adults + 4 children. (330sqm)