KKTWW – Just Back from…The Maldives
Located southwest of India, the Maldives is a tropical nation composed of 1,200 tiny coral islands. With its turquoise waters and unrivaled reefs, the Maldives is a treasure trove of marine life. This powder-beach lovers paradise is also known for its picturesque vistas, lavish over-water villas and heavenly hotels. During a recent scouting trip to the Maldives, KK Travels Worldwide had the pleasure of scoping out the scene and visiting some of the destination’s top properties.
Cheval Blanc Randheli
Set in the pristine Noonu Atoll, 40-minutes north of Malé, Cheval Blanc Randheli is an intimate and contemporary Maldivian hideaway where French flair meets beachfront bliss. Spread over 5 islands, the 45-villa Maison offers the most luxurious accommodations within the Maldives. Villas feature lavish interiors, state-of-the-art technology and large, private swimming pools.Learn More
Surrounded by marine life and gleaming turquoise waters, Gili Lankanfushi is a tiny coral island just 20 minutes by speedboat from Malé International Airport. The resort created its tropical oasis in reverence to the ecological balance of the island using sustainable woods, natural materials and traditional fabrics. With a Robinson Crusoe-style, Gili Lankanfushi offers impeccable service, unparalleled dining, rustic elegance and barefoot luxury at its best.Learn More
One&Only Reethi Rah
Meaning “Beautiful Island” in Dhivehi, One&Only’s Reethi Rah is a grand and elegant resort in North Malé Atoll. Adorned with endless white sand coves and turquoise bays, all villas boast beautiful ocean views and direct access to the lagoon. The journey begins on One&Only’s 55-foot luxury yacht where check-in takes place on board while guests enjoy drinks and canapés en route to the resort. Set on one of the largest Maldivian islands, the spacious guest villas are carefully placed along 12 different beaches to maximize guest privacy and uninterrupted views of the surrounding lagoon.Learn More