Set on one of the largest islands in North Male’ Atoll, the resort is home to 98 Beach Villas secluded by lush tropical greenery, and 32 Water Villas set above the clear waters of the lagoon. Among the largest resort villas in the world, each is attended by a personal Villa Concierge on hand 24 hours a day.
Dining options range from contemporary Asia Pacific mediterranean fare, modern Japanese cuisine, and a Middle Eastern influenced menu served beachside. The resort features its own organic Chef ’s Garden, and speciality items such as Kobe beef and toro are shipped on a regular basis. At One&Only Reethi Rah, island chic is the keynote for evenings, and the innovative and fresh cuisine is prepared with passion and flair.
Restaurants & Bars:
One&Only Spa by ESPA
- 8 individual treatment suites,
- 2 Over-water Couples Suites,
- 3 Thai Massage Rooms,
- One&Only Pedi:Mani:Cure Studio by
- Hair Salon by Taylor Taylor London.
Maldives Diving and Snorkelling
At the One&Only Reethi Rah Maldives Dive Centre, a PADI Gold Palm Resort and the only PADI National Geographic Dive Centre in the Maldives, a team of experts offer a wide range of PADI-certified dive programmes for adults and children as young as 8 years old. A PADI Open Water Dive qualification can be achieved during a one-week stay. “Bubblemaker” lessons for younger kids and Discover Scuba programs for pre-teens and older are also available.
Maldives Diving Programmes and Services
Underwater scooters, digital cameras, and camcorders are available for personal use. The One&Only Reethi Rah Maldives Diving Centre operates two luxury Dive Dhonis, complete with sun decks, hot showers, robes and refreshments. State-of-the-art equipment includes SCUBAPRO, as well as Bauer and Komptec compressors, all serviced on a regular basis with absolute safety in mind.
Water sports on offer include banana tube rides, canoeing, kayaking, water-skiing and windsurfing.
Enjoy Excursions such as island hopping and cocktail cruises or set out on a big game deep-sea fishing Maldives excursion.
Directly off the beach, a short distance into the ocean is the house reef, where guests can explore the Maldives marine life on their own or with a guide. The house reef can easily be reached by canoe or pedal boat for guests to then jump in and discover the many colourful beauties that populate the Maldives coral reefs. Some of the species commonly found around the house reef are manta rays, black spotted sting rays, butterfly fish, sweet lips, fusiliers, groupers, giant moray eels and many other tropical creatures of various sizes.
With its spectacular shape and six kilometres of stunning coastline blessed with 12 beautiful beaches, One&Only Reethi Rah, Maldives is a water-lover’s paradise. Many guests visit simply to explore the amazing tropical wonders of the Indian Ocean, embarking on a dolphin-watching expedition, gliding over crystalline waters on a catamaran, or soaring into the sky on a parasailing adventure.
Excitement is just beyond the doorstep of each villa with beach volleyball, tennis, rock climbing, golf, football and Pétanque. Bicycling and jogging are great ways to explore the island’s 44 hectares.