The island of Madhiriguraidhoo, the largest in Lhaviyani atoll, is the paradise location that welcomes the new Palm Beach Resort & Spa: nearly 2 kilometers long, the island will give its guests stunning sunsets that reflect on the spectacular language of sand, surrounded by crystal clear waters and a lush and uncontaminated nature. The Palm Beach Resort & Spa combines harmony with this natural ecosystem, providing guests with exclusive accommodations and services, as well as emotions and relaxation that only a barefoot sunset can be transmitted to the sea. Rooms decorated in ethnochic style and with great attention to materials, feature a patio with hundoli, the typical Maldivian rocking, an open air bath for relaxing showers under the stars and all kinds of comforts. The days in this paradise will be enjoyable among the swim, fresh fish, sunsets on the candle-lit jetty and theme nights on the beach. You can also enjoy pampering at the beautiful spa with sea views.
Position: in Lhaviyani atoll, is about 140 km from Malé Airport.
Transfers: in about 40 minutes of seaplane. Arrival at Malè airport with international flight must be scheduled by 15.00 local time, departure from Malè airport with international flight must be scheduled from 9.00 am local time.
Restaurants and bars: main restaurant with open buffet for lunch and dinner, 4 bars including 1 coffee shop open for breakfast and afternoon tea and 1 pool bar for snacks and aperitifs from 19:00 to 20:00; for a fee and on reservation: “Romantic” restaurant open for breakfast and dinner with à la carte service, “candle light” dinners on one of the resort’s docks, with personal waiter service; 1 beach beach bar for fast lunches and snacks, aperitifs and cocktails. The time of lunch and dinner at the Eden Village restaurants can be an occasion to meet with animators or other guests and share tales and emotions in an atmosphere of sympathy and conviviality.
• breakfast at the Coffee Shop with buffet service or “Romantic” restaurant with à la carte service;
• lunch and dinner at the main buffet restaurant;
• tea time with pastries at the Coffee Shop from 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm;
• snacks, pizza and sushi at the Pool Bar from 19.30 to 20.30;
• celiac foods: generally bread, pizza, rice, biscuits; it is mandatory to report at the time of booking.
• natural water, soft drinks, beer and local wine served in the glass, fruit juices, soft drinks, espresso and cappuccino during meals and at the various bar points according to opening hours.
For various entertainment and fun see detailed descriptions.
Paying: international spirits.
Start / end service: 7.00 – 1.00
Housing units: 136.
Rooms: are divided into Junior Suite Sunrise, Sunset Side Junior Suite, Deluxe Sunset Side of 60 sqm, Suite of 100 sqm, Villas and Garden Villas of 80 sqm and smaller Club Diving. They all include air conditioning, ceiling fan, satellite TV, wi-fi (on request and at a charge), minibar (soft drinks and water included, alcoholic and snacks at surcharge), tea and coffee making facilities, safe, beach towels in room, outside veranda, private facilities with bath and external shower, hairdryer. The Junior Suites and Deluxe Suites are identical in size and features, are located directly on the beach and have private outdoor facilities and ocean-view patio to admire breathtaking sunsets or sunsets; Suites are on the sunset side, with direct access to the beach and surrounded by vegetation to ensure greater privacy; Villa and Garden Villa, located in two-storey buildings, have multiple living areas, private outdoor facilities and large balcony or patio; Club Diving rooms are at the center of the resort, next to the Diving Center and close to the sea. Cribs available upon request.
Services: wi-fi at the reception and pool bar, internet point, golf car service, bookstore. For a fee: currency exchange, laundry service; on request: baby sitting and indoor medical service. Possibility to celebrate marriage or renewal of wedding promises, quotation on request.
Relax and entertainments: swimming pool for adults and children’s pool equipped with beach umbrellas, sun loungers and beach towels, gym, 2 tennis courts, 1 squash court, soccer, basketball, table tennis, beach volleyball, beach tennis, free bike rental, non-motorized water sports canoeing, sailing, catamaran, windsurfing, snorkeling, hiking in Dhoni (see box), daily, afternoon snorkeling excursion with guide (equipment not included). For a fee: paddle tennis, snorkeling equipment rental, motorized water sports, private excursions in Dhoni (see box), deep-sea fishing, apnea courses, SPA “Coconut” of about 500 sqm with heated swimming pool, whirlpool, sauna, steam bath, aromatherapy and facial and body treatments.
Diving: indoor diving center with PADI and SSI certification, with excursions directly from the resort and lessons for both beginners and experts.
Animation and miniclub: entertainment programs for adults, sports and tournaments with specialized staff, always present and never intrusive. For children 3/11 year scheduled Tarta program which also includes the two main meals and snacks, as well as games, creative workshops and music. For younger 12 to 17 year old Jek Club program with creative and dynamic activities, beach tournaments and music. Specially dedicated evening shows, for adults, kids and kids.
Beach: about 2 km long white sand beach, equipped with umbrellas (in the beach bar area), free sun loungers and beach towels.
Credit cards: American Express, Mastercard and Visa.
Special Dhoni Excursions – Included in the all inclusive, 3 hiking tours:
– daily, half-day morning snorkeling excursion with a guide to observe the coral reef with fins, masks and snorkel (equipment not included)
– a half-day weekly excursion to the fishermen’s island to discover local traditions
– a half-day weekly excursion to the “deserted island” or “sand language”, available exclusively to Palm Beach Resort & Spa guests