Yes, you are not alone in pondering if the Maldives has become more Bollywood than Mumbai. B-Town celebs are flocking to the island nation in large numbers to avoid the limitations imposed by the Covid epidemic. Our very own Bollywood actors, who’ve already made this beach their New Goa, are at the helm of the bandwagon. Tours from India to the Maldives have increased by 50% since last year, with approximately 44,000 Indian visitors visiting the South Asian country during the first 2 months of every year. With Bollywood and tv celebrities marketing it with countless vacation photos, Maldives seems to be the new Goa majorly because of these stunning resorts.
Soneva Fushi is recognized as the Maldives’ first luxury hotel, establishing the pattern of luxury vacations in the country. This was the first “Robinson Crusoe” type resort in the Maldives, and this also had the Maldives’ first wine cellar. The Maldives’ first desert island getaway with 63 beachside villas and eight Water Retreats varying in size between one and 9 bedrooms captures the imagination. It’s no surprise that Bollywood celebrities frequent the resort. Saif and Kareena, Varun Dhawan, Katrina Kaif, and Mouni Roy are among the celebrities who have vacationed here.
InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort
InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort is nestled amidst the blue panoramas of the Indian Ocean. From the time visitors board the seaplane to the serene shores of the Raa Atoll, they get mesmerized by island life with silky white dunes and palm tree-dotted terraces. Prepare to be astounded by the abundance of marine life in our lagoon, which is near to the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve and a unique manta ray sanctuary. With its palm tree-dotted terraces and white sand beaches, the InterContinental Maldives Maamunagau Resort is the ideal place to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life. Tiger Shroff was pleased to be able to escape to this opulent hotel for a beach holiday.
Taj Exotica Resort and Spa
Leave the frantic speed and craziness of everyday life at Taj Exotica Resort & Spa in the Maldives. This 5-star Maldives hotel is located over the Emboodhu Finolhu island, in the heart of one of the Maldives’ largest lagoons. This tropical isle, also known as the Three Coconut Isle, is located among coral reefs and is recognised for its abundant flora and wildlife. A 15-minute boat cruise from the airport will take you to Male’s lovely beach resort, which is encircled by the blue seas of the Indian Ocean. Positioned gently above the lagoon, this picture-perfect retreat provides 64 luxury and spacious sea-view apartments and villas in the Maldives. More recently, Tapasee Pannu was seen on a beach hammock in this stunning resort.
Grand Park Kodhipparu
Grand Park Kodhipparu is Park Hotel Group’s flagship luxury resort. This one-island-one-resort destination, designed by Hirsch Bedner Associates, draws you into a sanctuary of peace with all of its collection of beach and water suites, culinary places, and recreation facilities. The position in the North Malé Atoll offers numerous intriguing underwater adventures, especially wreck sites, making it more than a simple destination for couples and honeymooners. The resort is indeed very cozy, featuring a variety of kid-friendly amenities such as a kids club and kid-friendly activities. Sonakshi Sinha was sighted enjoying a short luxury vacation at the Grand Park Kodhipparu a few weeks back.
At Heritage Aarah Heritance, wake up hearing the sound of the sea in paradise, plunge amidst unique underwater wonders, and dine beneath a beautiful star-studded sky around one of the greatest Maldives luxury resorts. Respond to the cry of adventure resonating in the wind, inviting you to join and feel the exhilaration of the Indian Ocean. Plunge to the depths of the ocean to see beautiful coral and aquatic life, surf the waves for a sensation of total freedom, or cruise the seas to a new horizon. Heritance Aarah is a magnificent beach resort set in the centre of the Raa Atoll’s blue blanket. Masaba Gupta came here on a holiday to enjoy its shade of blue.
The ‘Let it Glow’ motif at W Maldives is inspired by the bright light in the dark jellyfish and dazzling plankton that can be seen on the private island resort’s shoreline. From the time guests step onto this heart-shaped beach paradise, inviting endless days are heightened by the Maldives’ sole music curator, fun accommodations, and inventive beverages resulting in a luxurious lifestyle experience. Travel the world under the waves at Down Under and glide with reef sharks inside this Maldives’ finest house reef. Tara Sutaria spent her 25th birthday here and enjoyed her lazy hours at the coastline.
Mövenpick Resort Kuredhivaru
The Mövenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives is indeed a beautiful hideaway and tropical paradise set in the pristine Noonu Atoll. Stimulate your senses at this five-star luxury resort 45 mins away from Male International Airport in the Maldives. In each of the 72 overwater pool suites, 30 beach pool villas, and three beach spa pool homes, you may relax in your own private plunge pool. At Mövenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives, the restaurants flawlessly mix gourmet delights with breathtaking views of the Maldives. Throughout your stay, you may pamper yourselves and your chosen one in a variety of ways, from a marine gourmet meal to a special romantic candlelit meal on the beach. Mövenpick Resort Kuredhivaru is an idyllic paradise flanked by gorgeous white sand wherein Dhupia was pictured spending a quiet holiday with her husband, Angad Bedi, and their kid.
Conrad Maldives Rangali Island
Time Magazine named it one of the “World’s Top 100 Greatest Destinations in 2018.” The Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is a picture-perfect island paradise. This resort is located in the South Ari Atoll, adjacent to 42 diving sites. It is ideal for spotting Whale Sharks and Manta Rays, as well as shoals of Technicolor aquatic life. Rangali Island is the one island that has water houses constructed on stilts above the lagoon, as well as underwater dining in its restaurant Ithaa. The wine and cheese bar was indeed a Maldivian first, and Jereme Leung’s celebrity chef restaurant Ufaa complements the Ten other award-winning pubs and restaurants. Kajal Aggarwal spent her honeymoon with her husband Gautam Kitchlu at the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island, a place where natural beauty joins luxury.
The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort
The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort promises an unforgettable experience. This spectacular overwater hotel, located on the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve in Baa Atoll and encircled by the Indian Ocean, provides an exceptional backdrop for your vacation to the Maldives. The luxury journey begins the moment you arrive at this resort, either through the plane or sailboat. Return to your isolated apartment or villa, where you’ll be met by uninterrupted ocean views, a personal deck, and, in some cases, a private pool. This overwater luxury resort has a beachfront pool, an overwater spa, and ocean view villas. Jahnvi Kapoor posted images of herself and her wild female gang on Instagram.
LUX South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas
The Maldives has become one of those destinations that keeps appearing on B-town travellers’ wish lists for a good reason like this stunning resort. On LUX* South Ari Atoll, guests may ride a bike all along jetty, swim with whale sharks, relax in a stilted bungalow, feast at any of the eight restaurants, party all night, and participate in marine conservation. What you’ve been looking for, you’ll find it at LUX* South Ari Atoll. LUX South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas is the only settlement on the island of Dhidhoofinolhu which is an ideal location for a family vacation. Rakul Preet Singh was glimpsed on holiday with her family.