Luxury Holidays in Maldives
If you are looking for the best in luxury holidays, Maldives escapes provide access to a part of the world that combines breathtakingly beautiful natural scenery with tranquillity, warmth and hospitality. We here at Luxury Worldwide Collection have hand-picked a selection from only the finest 5-star resorts in this stunning destination for you to choose from, with one such property being the Residence Maldives. Located on Falhumaafushi, an island in one of the world's largest atolls, the Residence is one of The Leading Hotels of the World and provides a truly sensational secluded escape.
Comprising of 94 thatched-roof villas with French windows, high ceilings and 360-degree views, the resort offers a wide range of gastronomic delights from casual to fine dining, with restaurants situated on the beachfront and over the water. Key facilities at The Residence include the first and only Spa by Clarins in the Maldives, a haven of relaxation located at the end of a jetty and overlooking a beautiful lagoon. Here you can enjoy an array of holistic treatments in one of six separate pavilions, with massages, hair and beauty treatments that will leave you feeling completely and utterly at peace. You can also choose from a variety of both water and land-based activities including scuba diving at the PADI-5 Dive Centre, the Castaway Island Experience, Sunset yoga classes and the Culinary Adventure Cooking Class.
Beach / Beach Pool Villas - One Bedroom
Step out of your Beach Villa and feel the warm sand trickling between your toes. Built on the idyllic seashore amidst the soothing greenery, each Beach Villa comes with direct access to the beach - a delightful playground for your little ones. The spacious living room leads out to a cosy verandah so you can enjoy the expansive views of the ocean.
Two-Bedroom Beach Pool Villas
This spacious villa is ideal for guests travelling as a family. Enjoy your time together on the beach or simply relax by your pool. The additional bedroom features twin beds or a king-sized bed depending on the group’s preference.
Water / Water Pool Villas - One Bedroom
Wake up to the spellbinding tranquility of the ocean in a Water Villa with gentle waves lapping at your doorstep. Watch the vivid coral reefs and lively schools of fish that abound in the waters right beneath your feet in the glistening waters below.
Deluxe Water Pool Villas - One Bedroom
The Deluxe Water Pool Villa features an oversized living room for guests who enjoy the luxury of space. Enjoy optimal comfort while reading or simply relaxing on the sofa.
Two-Bedroom Water Pool Villas
The expansive over-the-water villa is suitable for couples travelling together or families with older children. The additional bedroom features twin beds or a king-sized bed.
Step into a haven of tranquillity at the first and only The Spa by Clarins in the Maldives. As an internationally renowned pioneer of natural beauty, Clarins’ spa products are made of active ingredients with plant origins. Unique formulas are specially developed for the expert hands of our beauty therapists. Linked to the main land by a jetty, the spa overlooks the soothing waters of the lagoon and a rainbow of coral reefs. Comprising six separate pavilions and an ensuite hair salon, the Spa offers an array of holistic treatments, pampering massages and hair services that will rejuvenate your body and mind. A large open deck, dedicated to meditation and yoga classes embraces both the views and the breeze for the ultimate relaxation.
The Maldives is the place to be for water sports and activities. The vast surroundings and captivating setting give you a complete sense of freedom for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.
Seasoned snorkelers and divers will be delighted to know that The Residence Maldives has its very own PADI 5-Star Dive Centre, as well as rare, unspoilt coral reefs in the vicinity of the Gaafu Alifu Atoll where the resort is located. Surrounding the resort are exceptional dive sites, rich with spectacular marine life including white tip sharks, barracudas, reef fishes and turtles.
The Beach Bar
Overlooking the beach and partially submerged in the swimming pool, The Beach Bar is the focal point of the resort. It offers light meals and island-style drinks during the day, tapas and signature infused spirits served when the sun goes down.
The Dining Room
The main restaurant is a modern beachfront bistro offering both indoor and outdoor seating overlooking the lagoon. It offers an extensive à la carte breakfast menu, as well as healthy salads and light meals for lunch. In the evenings the focus is upon World, Asian and Indian Ocean cuisine with a contemporary twist. A children’s menu is also available.
This overwater venue is spectacularly located at the end of a 230m long jetty above the reef. The menu features western cuisine with the emphasis on fresh seafood and grilled meats complemented by fine wines from around the world. The bar is a relaxed and intimate setting for aperitifs and after-dinner liqueurs.