Luxury secluded Maldives holiday resort.
Sophisticated yet playful, W Maldives provides the perfect island retreat where there is an overriding feeling of serenity, yet plenty to excite the senses. Located 25 minutes by seaplane from Male on the island of Fesdhoo in the Northern Ari Atoll, the island boasts a magnificent house reef, four nearby reefs and its own additional private island of Gaathafushi, where guests can choose to book a private dining experience or spend a romantic night under the stars.
Contemporary in design, neutral backgrounds are accentuated by punches of colour throughout the resort most notably in the Overwater Oasis Villas where blue tones reflect the outside world perfectly. Guests can choose from Beachfront villas, each with an elevated seating deck and plunge pool; and Overwater villas, with plunge pool and direct access into one of the best house reefs in the Maldives. With just 77 private escapes and suites, you can be sure that no matter which accommodation you choose, exclusivity and seclusion will feature highly.
Three restaurants and two lounges offer creative dining and mixology in the perfect settings around the island, whilst AWAY® Spa is positioned over the water enabling guests to enjoy both indoor and outdoor treatments to the sound of the ocean. Water sports are plentiful and those looking for an underwater adventure will be delighted with the 30 dive sites located next to the island.
The hotel’s concept of ‘Infinite Days, Infinite Nights’ is underpinned by W Hotels’ service philosophy of Whatever/Whenever® ensuring your every wish is granted, no matter the time of day or night.
Private Island Escape
This resort has a range of room types to suit your budget and party size.
Located on the beach, these magnificent two-storey villas feature 188sqm of space including an upstairs private viewing deck with beach and ocean views, a day bed cantilevered over a private plunge pool and their own private stretch of beach.
Wonderful Beach Oasis feature: King or Twin beds, outdoor bathroom with bathtub and rainforest shower, beach and ocean views, private plunge pool, sundeck, tea and coffee making facilities, mini-bar, BOSE sound system, 42-inch TV, complimentary Wi-Fi.
Situated over the spectacular house reef, the overwater villas offer direct access into the water as well as a private plunge pool and outdoor cabana. Glass sections of your villa floor allow a peek at the underwater life below, all to be illuminated at night by the flick of a switch.
Fabulous Overwater Villas feature: King beds, bathroom with bathtub and shower, direct access to the ocean, private plunge pool, sundeck, tea and coffee making facilities, mini-bar, BOSE sound system, 42” TV, complimentary Wi-Fi.
A two-bedroom overwater villa offering 323sqm of luxury including a large indoor and outdoor area with day bed and private swimming pool.
WOW Ocean Escape features: Master suite with King bed and en-suite, Junior Suite with two Queen beds and en-suite, direct access to the ocean, oversized plunge pool, large sundeck, living and dining areas, refreshment centre, entertainment area with 32” TV, 50” TV in Master Suite, BOSE sound system, complimentary Wi-Fi.
The ultimate getaway; enjoy complete seclusion or entertain the crowd at this all-encompassing villa. Floor to ceiling windows slide open to form one large indoor and outdoor space. An oversized plunge pool is flanked by a cabana and day bed whilst indoors, watch the marine life through the glass floor.
Extreme WOW Ocean Haven features: Master suite with King bed and en-suite, Junior Suite with two Queen beds and en-suite, direct access to the ocean, oversized plunge pool, large wraparound sundeck, living and bar/dining area, kitchen, BOSE sound system, complimentary Wi-Fi.
Find out what makes this resort special. Here are some of our personal highlights.
Flirt with the adventure over the water with our adrenaline filled water sports from WAVE® or go underneath with DOWN UNDER®, our PADI certified team of dive masters, and discover some of the best dive spots in the Maldives all within close proximity to W Maldives.
Reminiscent of a dhow, a traditional Maldivian boat sporting elegant forms and vibrant sails, the spa embarks you on a journey of transformation. A gold and diamond dust massage, body wrap, sunburn soother, perhaps immersions in tropical therapies or individual cleansing steam baths, the world is your oyster as you indulge.
Charter W Maldives’ own private yacht ESCAPE and sail over the sparkling waters of the Maldives into the sunset on the most romantic nautical getaway to experience the Indian Ocean like never before. Explore uninhabited islands and snorkel at countless breath-taking reefs to immerse yourself in the Maldives’ ever so diverse marine life. ESCAPE, the private luxury yacht is yours to guide as you please. For the glamorous, ESCAPE also plays host to overnight stays for your luxurious sailing adventures in the Maldives. Sail in style with two luxury cabins, hang out on the infinite sun deck and savour our chef’s creative cuisine onboard as you sip champagne and take in the good life or to celebrate a special occasion on board.
Reserve Gaathafushi and have this tropical playground completely to yourself. The island is yours for the day, or for an overnight ‘Robinson Crusoe’ experience.
An overwater specialty restaurant featuring ‘Ocean to Table’ cuisine with a strong focus on the freshness and sustainability of the local catch prepared with a Southeast Asian flair.
All-day dining venue featuring a unique and modern reinvention of the bistro, offering Pan Asian dishes with a focus on Southeast Asian cuisine.
BBQ restaurant on the beach offering a romantic and casual BBQ dining experience under the stars.
The sunset bar, featuring Champagne, martinis, delicious cocktails and fresh sushi and sashimi selection.
Glamorous outdoor lounge and pool bar electrifying the moment with a large collection of innovative drinks.