The beautiful country of Maldives is a paradise for beach lovers. This tropical heaven is blessed with abundant natural beauty. From clear turquoise waters to immaculate beaches, it has emerged as one of the top destinations for luxury beach vacations over the past few years. Giving a boost to this trend are also the luxury resorts spread across different islands in the country. Adding to the fabulous list of these high-end accommodation options is a new all-inclusive resort by Hurawalhi known as the Kudadoo Maldives Private Island.
Opened in 2018 by Hurawalhi, the private island resort comprises of 15 ocean residences – 13 one-bedroom residences, measuring 3,229 sq ft each and two, two-bedroom residences measuring 4,090 sq ft, all offering breathtaking views of the ocean.
It also boasts of a 474 sq ft infinity terrace pool and one of the largest sundecks in the country. Designed by well-known architect Yuji Yamazaki, the resort uses eco-conscious materials and solar energy for its daily operations.
Using biodegradable materials and keeping a natural ventilation across all its rooms, it offers you the latest in technology and development. Already a hit with high-profile visitors, it comes as no surprise that it has been awarded the World’s Best New Luxury Hotel for 2019 by the experts at Luxury Travel Intelligence!
What makes it special
With it’s philosophy of 'Anytime, Anything, Anywhere', the resort ensures your experience starts even before you visit this dream island. A 24-hour personal butler who caters to your every need contacts you even before you arrive and helps you plan your entire visit in a way that's best suited to your interests and preferences.
From signature spa treatments to a customised menu along with every possible high-end liquor brand that you can imagine; the resort offers it all in the unlimited package option with no extra expenses to pay for.
Choose between a romantic beachside dinner, the owner’s private wine cellar or indulge in the Minibar curated just for you, the options here are endless.
Things to do
Dine at 5.8 , the famous underwater restaurant
While the resort itself has a lot of activities, you can also visit its sister island Hurawalhi which has additional options of water sports and other activities. You can also dine at the world’s largest all-glass underwater restaurant, 5.8 which is the only add-on charge that you will have to pay, given its wait-list that stretches for months.
You can also dive through some amazing coral reefs or take a Dolphin expedition at sunset.
Travellers keen on experiencing the ultimate high-end luxury. This is an adult only resort and welcomes guests who are aged 15 years and older.
How to reach
Regular flights are available from major airports all over India with return fares starting from just Rs, 8,174 (ex-Kochi). Once you reach the Male airport, a private jet takes you to the resort. All arrangements for your transfer post your arrival to the country is taken care by the resort to give you a hassle-free experience.