This tranquil, high-end resort is on a secluded island in the Laccadive Sea, a 75-minute boat ride from the capital, Malé.
Luxurious, thatched villas feature flat-screens, plus outdoor showers, and terraces with direct beach access. All also offer hammocks, and tea and coffeemakers. Upgraded villas add private pools, shaded day beds and soaking tubs.
There are 4 restaurants, 3 bars and 3 outdoor pools. Other amenities include 6 km of beaches, and a spa with hot tubs, saunas, steam rooms and pavilion treatment rooms set in lush gardens. Activities such as scuba diving and snorkeling are available, and there are kids' and teens' clubs.