The land of never-ending beauty, the Maldives is a go-to for all those with a penchant for romance. Escape to this tropical paradise that boasts gorgeous blue waters, pristine sandy beaches and swaying palm trees. Add in a gorgeous sea view villa in the Maldives and you have a winning combination for that perfect couple’s holiday.
A romantic holiday in the Maldives is made perfect thanks to its pristine white beaches and stunning vacation homes. One of the most sought-after vacation villas with beach and sea views in the Maldives is the octet collection of Amilla villas. Described as “paradise – the most idyllic and relaxing place on earth”, by the supermodel Kate Moss herself, these villas offer the stay of a lifetime. The six Amilla villas are among eight private residences in an elite gated community, located in the coral-fringed Baa Atoll – a UNESCO biosphere reserve. Think beachfront locations, crystal lagoons, private pools, acres of living space and heart-warming service. The Amilla Fushi resort’s outstanding facilities are simply added perks. Think restaurants, a spa, personal training, kids club, diving, big game fishing and water sports, pro tennis, football and many other activities. An amalgamation of everything fun and beautiful, Amilla Maldives is a treat for the senses.
From honeymooning to rekindling your romance, the Maldives promises all lovers a serene and peaceful time at its many beaches, restaurants, vacation houses and moonlit paths. Here are six of the most iconic destinations in the Maldives to spend some quality time with your partner.
Located in Vaavu Atoll at the eastern edge of the Maldives, Alimatha Island enamours travellers with its unparalleled beauty comprising scenic water views and sandy beaches. Stroll along on the shores and take in the sunrise or indulge in various diving activities with your partner. The choices are plenty! Declared one of the safest places for diving by the government itself, Miyaru Kandu, a popular diving site here, encourages both beginners and pros to take a dive into the aquatic life deep in the Indian Ocean.
One of the most famous places for a romantic rendezvous, the capital city of Male is nothing short of whimsical. You will find some stunning marble-embellished mosques, pastel hued homes and other beautiful structures as you make your way to the town. Visit the bustling fish market to discover the people and their daily lives. You and your loved one can indulge in some delectable continental and international cuisines here before visiting the lovely Rasrani Bageecha in the vicinity. Fill your days with thrilling adventures and swim peacefully in the lazy waters of the sea. End your day on the perfect note by taking your partner to the jazz cafe as an ultimate romantic gesture surrounded by poignant melodies.
The Lily Beach is a serene respite for honeymooners, away from the chaos of the metropolis. This beach is an ideal place for couples to rejuvenate in the lap of luxury. You and your loved one can enjoy exceptional spa services and couples’ ayurvedic spa massages at this spot. Other recreational activities to partake in are snorkelling, scuba diving, jet skiing, waterboarding, hoverboarding, wakeboarding and underwater scooter rides.
Situated on Fuvahmulah Island, Bandaara Lake wraps honeymooners in its own bubble of tranquillity. This freshwater lake is in the vicinity of a domestic airport and welcomes you with an experience of a lifetime. Dive into the lush, cool waters of the lake for some fun with your beau or watch exotic migratory bird species flitting about. The fun doesn’t end there! Capture perfect photos with a rich background while also going fishing on the lake with your better half.
For couples that love an incredible diving experience, Hulhumale Island is their haven. Visit this island if you prefer smaller crowds, where privacy is your companion. Take your significant other for a private sunbath at the pristine white beaches and watch the sky’s purple-orange hues come sunset. Take a leisurely stroll by the shore or enjoy a blissful adventure session by going snorkelling, scuba diving or wakeboarding.
Bikini Beach is another paradise for couples. Unlike the strict dress codes of other beaches, Bikini Beach allows travellers to wear whatever they’d like to. Filled with beautiful coconut trees and an abundance of flora and fauna, Bikini Beach is a must-visit when in the Maldives. You can also enjoy an array of water sports here, such as deep-sea diving in the scintillating waters of the sea.
There are few unique places in the Maldives worth spending your time in. For honeymooners, the private lunch at the Ithaa Undersea Restaurant, takes the cake. Translated to mean ‘Mother of Pearl’, the Ithaa Undersea Restaurant offers an unparalleled undersea romantic experience. This restaurant is located some five metres below sea level at the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island in Alif Dhaal Atoll. Treat your sweetheart to an amazing meal experience here with colourful, floating fish for company and take home some beautiful, unforgettable memories.
An endless luxury experience awaits when you embark on a journey with Lohono Stays. We provide you with some of the finest and most luxurious holiday homes in the Maldives, whose beautiful beaches, cultures and cuisines promise the holiday of a lifetime. Live #TheLohonoLife by booking your lovely honeymoon vacation with us, at the Maldives.