Maldives, Indian Ocean
It’s hard to return to everyday life after a stay at Jumeirah Vittaveli: the very definition of luxury. Your beach villa is entirely secluded, but still gives direct access to the beach or lagoon, putting you just a swim from one of South Malé Atoll’s healthiest house reefs and five shipwrecks. At your villa, every luxury awaits: an oversized L-shaped pool (you can swim from your bathroom, around your villa, to your terrace), semi-open rain showers, interactive TVs, even adjustable mood lighting. In fact, it will be impossible to holiday anywhere else after you’ve lazed on the daybeds enjoying cocktails at B4R, dined with your feet in the sand at Mu Beach Bar, woken early for yoga in the spa garden and sunk into the massage table in an overwater treatment room. And, with one of the Maldives’ largest kids' clubs and Ice Ice Maybe, the Maldives' first ice rink built from artificial 'Glice', who can disagree?
- Swimming Pool
- Kids Club
- Safety Deposit Box
- Fitness Centre/Gym
- Games Room
- Internet Access
- Beachfront location
- Bicycle Rental
- Water Skiing
Where is itIn the South Malé Atoll, on the island of Bolifushi, surrounded by one of its healthiest house reefs, just 20-800 metres from five shipwrecks for diving. Transfer time from Malé International Airport: 20 minutes by motorised catamaran.
90 villas and suites. All with direct access to the beach and lagoon, with private pool, Sala sunbeds, smart TV with BYOD and mirroring functionality, adjustable mood lighting, WiFi, tea/coffee-making facilities, maxi-bar, safe, iron and ironing board, newspaper and hairdryer. Beach Villas with Pool Sunrise have 1 king-size bed and sleep maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Half Board option: includes dining at Mu, Samsara and Fenesse restaurants, plus dining credit to be used in any outlet as well as destination dining.
Full Board option: includes dining at Mu, Samsara and Fenesse restaurants, plus dining credit to be used in any outlet as well as destination dining.
Beach Villas with Pool Sunset feature an over-sized L-shape private pool, open-air bathroom and 1 king-size bed, sleeping maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Water Villas with Pool Sunrise feature a private infinity pool and floor-to-ceiling glass doors, sleeping maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Water Villas with Pool Sunset feature a private infinity pool and floor-to-ceiling glass doors, sleeping maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Ocean Suites with Pool Sunset are only accessible by speedboat and have private infinity pool, 2 floors with separate living area, sleeping maximum 3 adults.
Private Ocean Retreats with Pool Sunset are freestanding in the lagoon and accessible only by speedboat. These 2-storey villas have a private infinity pool and offer resort services such as in-villa yoga, complimentary in-villa breakfast, one in-villa spa treatment per stay, one in-villa dinner per stay and a maxi bar (replenished once per stay), sleeping maximum 4 adults.
2-Bedroom Beach Villas with Pool Sunrise are ideal for families and feature an over-sized L-shape private pool and open-air bathroom, sleeping maximum 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
2-Bedroom Beach Suites with Pool Sunset are ideal for families or groups of friends and feature an over-sized L-shape private pool. They have 2 floors including separate living area, sleeping maximum 4 adults.
3-Bedroom Royal Residence Sunset with private overwater deck, spa treatment room, butler’s pantry and oversized swimming pool, sleeping maximum 9 adults.
Fenesse (overwater French restaurant), Samsara (Asian and Western favourites), Mu Beach Grill (grilled meats and seafood, plus lunchtime tapas and pinchos), Swarna (lavish 18-course Indian tasting menus), Cuvée Wine Library (private dinners with resident sommelier or tasting menus), Talise nutrition programmes and meals, ‘Dining by Design’ experiences (e.g. sunrise breakfast on dhoni boat, Aqua dinner in pool, private beach barbecues, romantic in-room meals). B4R beachside bar (cocktails and snacks), Cyan overwater lounge (champagne, cocktails, oysters and caviar), MU Beach Bar, new overwater Cigar Lounge and underground Whiskey tasting room. Swimming pool. Talise Spa* with Asian-inspired treatments in land and overwater rooms. Fitness Centre. Wellness programmes*. Water sports (including deep sea fishing*, kayaking, kitesurfing, windsurfing, water-skiing* and flyboarding*). Snorkelling equipment. PADI dive centre*. Semi-submarine excursions* along house reef or to nearby shipwrecks. Ice rink*. Daily yoga and fitness classes. Kuda Koli Kids’ Club and Teen Lounge (with kids' pool, games room, snorkelling and swimming lessons, Island Treasure Hunt). Luxury private cruises*. Bikes available including children's bikes and tandems. Coconut oil making and cookery demonstrations. Fihi Artist Lounge for handmade souvenirs.
7 nights 23 Dec–9 Jan (excluding Water Villas, Ocean Suites and Private Ocean Retreats).
No check-in or check-out permitted 31 Dec–1 Jan.
*Denotes local charge.
Please note: families with children are permitted to stay in over-water villas, subject to the signing of a legal waiver document at the time of booking.