Surrounded by azure waters and flawless sun-kissed beaches, Soneva Fushi Resort is a tropical idyll of peace, tranquillity and serenity. Situated on the private island of Kunfunadhoo, Soneva Fushi provides an exclusive Robinson Crusoe style hideaway that fulfils the Maldives holidays’ preposition of luxury and style.
Sister to another five star resort, Soneva Gili, Soneva Fushi has 65 spacious villas that value sustainability and provide the ultimate guilt-free getaway. And with the ‘No News, No Shoes’ motto you know that you are in for a relaxing time away from it all.
A 30-minute sea plane from Male International Airport will transport you to the resort. Here, you’ll be greeted by your personal butler who you’ll be asked to address as Mr. or Mrs. Friday. On arrival you’ll be offered a bag for your shoes, setting a relaxed tone for your stay – even the managers here go barefoot!
To ensure that you get the most out of your Maldives holiday, Soneva Fushi offers a carefully chosen portfolio of activities for you.
Experience the underwater world during you Maldives Holiday
The Maldives is proven to be one of the top places in the world to explore the coral reefs and dive with manta rays and whale sharks. Snorkel with Soneva Fushi’s marine biologist, or tryguided snorkelling in the dark and have an amazing opportunity to study the less commonly seen marine life such as moray eels, lobsters, sleeping parrotfish and bioluminescent plankton.
Let yourself drift away to a world of total relaxation and enjoy a thorough healing of mind and body at the Six Senses Spa, which specializes in holistic and Ayurvedic treatments.
Star gazing at the Observatory
Set deep within the jungle, Soneva Fushi’s Observatory provides a unique experience for anyone who desires to learn more about the universe and its surroundings. The 12-metre high observatory tower houses the telescope, which at the push of a button allows guests to observe razor sharp images of craters of the moon, the satellites of Jupiter, and galaxies made of over 200 billion stars.
Being one of the first hotels that introduced eco-tourism, Soneva Fushi offers a tour to the impressive Eco Centro wherenearly 80% of waste generated from various operations is converted into good use. The walk is completed with a stroll along the Native Slow Walk path with explanations on local plants maldives country and herbs, vegetables and local fruit grown in the organic garden.
Dine on fresh seafood and produce from the resort’s own organic vegetable garden in the stunning Fresh in the Garden Restaurant, which is accessible only by a rope bridge and situated just above the tree canopy overlooking banana plantation and offering spectacular views of the surrounding jungle.