Each year a new luxury resort opens in the Maldives, so you will be spoilt for choice when deciding where to stay on your luxury holiday. We have picked some of our favourite luxury Maldives hotels below for you to browse but we recommend to call us on 01752 880 880, as one person’s definition of luxury can be different to another.
A luxury holiday also does not mean you have to sacrifice value for money, take a look at the Maldives Special Offers to find a deal for you.
Sitting in complete isolation, as the only resort in this southern atoll, Six Senses Laamu offers complete seclusion from the outside world and a truly luxurious retreat. Larger than some of the other high end resorts, with 97 accommodations which comprises beach villas and water villas, they are innovatively designed and crafted from responsible materials. Particularly impressive, the Laamu Water Villa is spacious and modern. It has a large overwater deck with a glass-bottom table and comfy seating area to take in the spectacular scenes of the crystal waters. With direct access to the lagoon guests can jump right in and snorkel around the villa and enjoy the underwater marine life.
Part of the luxury of Six Senses Laamu is the range of dining options, some set over water and others set on stilts in the white sands. Guests can indulge in Asian and local cuisines, as well as visit the al fresco ice cream parlour with forty-plus-ever-changing flavours of ice cream! With 5 excellent dining options, guests are spoilt for choice. Not only dining, but Six Senses offers a range of water activities including, watching the dolphins swim along the seashell dappled shores and snorkelling in the coral house reef.
Another premium destination to choose from in the Maldives is One and Only Reethi Rah, located in the North Male Atoll. Stretching 44 hectares with 12 pristine beaches, and 128 resort villas it oozes luxury through space and design of the resort across the island. Privacy is ensured throughout all the accommodation, the beach villas are spaced along the water’s edge for plenty of personal beach space, whilst the water villas are on stilts over the crystal waters for a truly intimate stay.
For luxurious dining experiences, One and Only Reethi Rah tailors dining experiences upon individual request, whether that’s a fresh villa breakfast, starlight dining on a private beach or a succulent barbeque prepared aboard a traditional Dhoni. All of this is available in addition to the five restaurants offering a variation of cuisines from Mediterranean to Japanese.
This beautiful resort in the Maldives takes the concept of ‘barefoot luxury’ very seriously, natural in design and offering exceptional service, Gili Lankanfushi oozes true Maldivian luxury. The resort offers ultimate privacy, with only 45 sumptuous overwater villas, including Crusoe Residences and the Private Reserve which can only be reached by your own private boat, it doesn’t get much more private than that! The breath-taking Crusoe Residence measures a massive 250 sqm, they really are spectacular in size and design, taking on the natural design of the Maldives with a luxurious, modern twist. The residence has a rooftop terrace with daybed, overwater sundeck and semi open-air bathroom and separate glass walled shower area.
Savour grilled deafood over the water, sip champagne in a traditional dhoni as the sun sets, immerse yourself in the jungle cinema or venture into the underground cellar for a unique dining experience – Gili Lankanfushi focuses on the whole experience for guests, from the moment they reach the shores, to the moment they depart.
Alternatively, Makanudu offers value for money when looking for a luxury holiday in the Maldives. It is a boutique resort with just 36 bungalows on an idyllic palm fringed island in North Male Atoll. It is laid back and relaxing, perfect for couples looking for a more affordable resort in the Maldives, without skimping on luxury.
The beachfront bungalows are traditional in style, using local woods and a palette of earthy hues, nothing short of charming. Filled with all the desired amenities they are perfectly spacious and accommodating of couples and families alike.
For anyone looking for a house reef, this is a perfect destination to be able to explore the local reef in a more affordable resort. As well as diving and snorkelling, Makunudu has facilities for watersports, badminton, table tennis and volleyball – plenty of activities and choice available for all guests.
For hassle-free, all-inclusive luxury, OBLU by Atmosphere offers a complete package for guests to enjoy the lush green island and white sands, combined with exquisite dining and an array of facilities for guests to enjoy as part of the complete package.
Luxurious and modern in style, the villas at OBLU are elegantly designed and located directly on the beach with direct beach and water access. Lagoon villas also come with a plunge pool and direct lagoon access. The range of beautifully designed accommodation offers something for everyone. Luxury also comes from Elena, the spa retreat at OBLU, where there is a focus on positive energies from the earth, using both holistic and traditional approaches to refuel and rejuvenate.
For more information about luxury holidays or choosing a destination in the Maldives, gives us a call on 01752 880 880 or email us at [email protected]