Name: Soneva Fushi Resort
Soneva Fushi, featured in our top 5 best luxury resorts in the Maldives and our 10 best luxury hotels in the Maldives for a honeymoon, is a desert island hideaway where you can stay in a romantic Robinson Crusoe tree house. Soneva Fushi Resort is located in the stunnig Baa Atoll island archipelago, a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve. On an island with a coral reef and surrounded by lush jungle, this luxury resort faces the Indian Ocean and is 6 km from the inhabited island of Maalhos.
Eco-chic villas are hidden among dense tropical foliage and are the stuff of romantic Robinson Crusoe fantasies. In fact, many are built to resemble tree houses. All open to their own private stretch of sugar white sands, and most boast their own private seawater swimming pools. Service is provided by Mr./Ms. Friday butlers who know what you want before you do!
Activities include a Six Senses spa, private beach with watersports facilities, bikes to borrow, observatory, open-air cinema, floodlit tennis court, badminton, snooker table, group yoga and tai chi classes, jogging trail, board games, ice-cream parlour, library, stash of CDs and DVDs, free WiFi. In rooms: flatscreen TV, DVD player, preloaded iPod and dock, binoculars, air-conditioning, minibar, tea- and coffee-making facilities. The resort can also organise scuba diving, motorised watersports, and local boat trips.
If powder white sands, crystal clear waters and understated luxury is what you are looking for, the original desert island hideaway of Soneva Fushi will make your dreams come true.
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