Top 5 Maldives Resorts

It's one thing to fancy a tropical holiday to the Maldives. It's another to decide where to stay, as the sheer range of accommodation for every kind of traveller is overwhelming. The latest shows that there are over 100 Maldives resorts to choose from ranging from a 3 star surfing resort to a 5 star, all-out exclusive honeymoon resort. This is our top 5 list for Maldives Resorts!

Gili Lankanfushi Maldives

Gili Lankanfushi Maldives

Constantly a hit on Trip Advisor, winning multiple travellers choice awards and rated the highest by guests. This Maldives Resort is set on its own private island; there are 45 splendid over-water villas, some feature small glass floor to view the underwater sea-life. The most exclusive choice is to stay overnight in the private residence which can only be reached by boat. There is a dedicated butler service for each of the villas with an impeccable level of service.

Dining at Gili Lankanfushi Maldives is fantastic. There are two bars, one that is an overwater bar and another by the beach. There is also an underground Wine cellar and Chocolate cave - a perfect choice for romantic dining.

For relaxation, guests can head to the tranquil day spa multiple over-water treatment rooms await. Gili Lankanfushi Maldives has its own Dive Centre and is close well known diving spots.

Baros Maldives

Baros Maldives

Baros Maldives Resort is a quality and exclusive island dedicated to relaxation and romance. There are a variety of rooms to choose from such as the amazing overwater bungalows.

Baros Maldives offers a range of facilities and services such as a library, dive and water sports centre, fitness centre and a wide choice of luxurious spa treatments. Excursions not to be missed are the cruise on a modern luxury motor yacht, or simply spending the day on a secluded sandbank in the middle of nowhere.

The dining experience at Baros Maldives is exemplary with several restaurants and bars. For a more romantic experience, guests can take that one step extra and choose private dining options on a remote sandbank or a Dhoni (traditional Maldivian boat).

Taj Exotica Resort & Spa

Taj Exotica Resort & Spa Maldives

This is an exclusive and secluded island covered with tropical palm trees and surrounded by a gorgeous blue lagoon.

All villas at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa have traditional palmed thatched rooms and sun decks, and some with their own private plunge pools and open air showers.

There are a number of leisure activities on the island such as the infinity swimming pool and the PADI certified Water Sports Centre. Taj Exotica Resort & Spa also offers seaplane rides, island hopping, sunset cruising, night fishing, and submarine diving.

For Relaxation, guests can indulge in the spa where a blend of traditional Indian and contemporary treatments can be enjoyed all with breathtaking views out into the Ocean. There are some great wine and dine options such as the wine cellar that features some of the best wines in the world.

Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru

Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru Maldives

Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru is an exquisite 5 star hideaway in the Baa Atoll. This Four Seasons branded resort caters for all, whether it be for romance or a family getaway and truly delivers on service and quality. There is also access to its sister property named Kuda Hurra which is renowned for surfing. Transfers between the two properties can be arranged by catamaran.

Room types are a plenty and are well dispersed across the island making them perfect for privacy. There are also speciality suites such as multiple rooms for larger parties and those that come with a plunge pool, sun deck or Jacuzzi.

This Maldives Resort has a PADI dive centre and an onsite Marine Discovery Centre which seeks to educate guests around the conservation on the marine environment and there are fun activities for kids. Other water sports include snorkelling, catamaran sailing, windsurfing, jet skiing, water skiing, fun tubing, banana boat rides and wake boarding.

Constance Moofushi

Constance Moofushi Maldives

Also ranked highly amongst pundits, this a private island found in the North Ari Atoll of Maldives. There are several room types available, each featuring a contemporary interior design with traditional exterior thatched roofs. There 2 restaurants and 2 bars at the resort with locations scattered across the island.

The spa at Constance Moofushi Resort has multiple treatment rooms and a yoga pavilion. The spa is truly tranquil as it hovers just above the surrounding peaceful lagoon. A range of massages from East to West are on offer and experiencing these are a must for guests staying here.

Activities available for guests include snorkelling, windsurfing, catamaran sailing, swimming, pedal boating, diving, night fishing and big game fishing. There is a swimming pool and a gymnasium on site also. Other activities include romantic getaways to a private island, island hopping, visiting a local village and sunset cruising on a traditional Dhoni boat.

Well, that wraps up our list of top 5 Maldives Resorts. I, myself, have been to the Maldives several times and can safely say it's a cut above almost all the alternative destinations one would consider. If you have not been to the Maldives, I'd be adding it to your bucket list!

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