W Retreat & Spa Maldives
Set on 188 square meters of tropical indulgence. Step out onto your private sweep of white sandy beach or soak up the Maldivian rays on the sundeck. Stretch out on the circular daybed that cantilevers over the private plunge pool.
Stride into seamless transition of urban oasis. Dream in the king-sized signature W bed and bathe under the stars or the clear blue sky in the open-roofed bath area with standalone bathtub and rainforest shower. Who wants to play? A 42” Plasma TV, BOSE® Sound system provides the entertainment.
Head upstairs relax in your custom-made double daybed and enjoy unobstructed beach and ocean views in the private viewing deck with thatched roof. Fire up the grill for some savory delights, then, kick back with a glass from the wine fridge.
Coming to the Maldives with company? Ask for a connecting Beach Oasis with 1 W signature king bed room and 1 W signature twin bed room, separated by lockable doors. Keep the company together!
On the brink above the lagoon, the Ocean Oasis is where the turquoise sea meets W-style pleasure.
Go for a dip in your private plunge pool or hop down the steps and dive into the lagoon. Catch some rays on the sundeck, stretch out on the circular daybed to soak up some sun or close the encircling curtains for a nap in the shade. Grill up a bite on the BBQ. Sip a fine vintage from the wine fridge.
Step inside. Check out the marine life swimming below by peeping through glass sections of flooring in the living room. For a night-time peek at the fauna flip a switch to illuminate underwater lights. Stay connected whilst cast away with, 42” Plasmas TVs, BOSE® gadgets and High-Speed Internet Access. Drift off in the signature W king bed.
Escape to 323 square meter villa and step inside, relax in the master suite with W signature bed, sitting area with 50” Plasma TV and views to the horizon. Or chill in the junior suite with two signature W twin beds, private second bath and entertainment area with 32” LCD screen and cozy fittings.
With comfy couches lounge or dine in the indoor/outdoor lounge, table for six, stocked kitchenette and huge adjoining sundeck. Head down the lagoon access stairs and float in the tranquil sea. Cook up your own catch-or-the-day on the BBQ and pair it with a bottle of the best from your private wine fridge. On the daybed take in the sun or stargaze. Float and swim in the oversized infinity Plunge Pool.
The Ocean Haven is designed to be the ultimate getaway, takes relaxation – or entertaining – to the extreme. The possibilities are endless, seek solitude in pristine privacy or invite the cool crowd over for some serious entertaining.
With floor-to-ceiling windows that slide aside, an indoor/outdoor lounge area and glass-paneled floors that reveal lagoon fauna below the distinction fades between interiors and exteriors.
With a cathedral ceiling and sitting area unwind in the huge master suite. Gaze at panoramic views of the Indian Ocean by reclining in the signature W king bed. Grab a book and plunged into the oversized circular bathtub. Or drift off to the symphony of the serene sea in the twin-bedded junior suite with a private second bathroom.
Head out onto the wraparound sundeck with cocktail from your bar. Grill up some goodies at the outdoor dining area overlooking the water. Plunge into the oversized infinity edge pool with bubbling Jacuzzi seats. Saunter down the lagoon access stairs and slip into the turquoise. Chill in style.
Who wants to play? WAVE the water sports facility will outfit you. Unwind at Away® Spa. Go DOWN UNDER and get geared up with the latest diving equipment, then go on a reef or wreck tour. Get physical at Sweat® Fitness Center or simply take in the tropical paradise where every effort has been made to preserve the natural beauty, marine life and delicate ecosystem.
Down Under (Diving)
Just beneath the waves world-class dive sites wait. Swim with hammerhead sharks, gentle manta rays or seek out the whale shark – the world’s largest fish.
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Sweat Fitness Center
Overlooking the beautiful blue expanses of the Indian Ocean, get pumped with extensive state-of-the-art Technogym cardio, strength and free-weight exercise facilities.
Head to the recreation center, for aqua aerobics, circuit training, pool games, beach games, billiards, table soccer, table tennis, and the weekly darts tournament.
If you want to ride the water and get geared up to explore the endless turquoise with kite surfing, water skiing, windsurfing, canoes, big game fishing, hand-line fishing, snorkeling, catamaran sailing or wake & knee boarding.
With a serene, romantic and casual mood comply with your gastronome desires at our outdoor jungle barbeque. Watch the sun go down at cocktail hour in SIP before going local – FISH features wild-caught fresh seafood prepared with an Asian flair. Swim up to Wet(sm), the pool bar, for creative cocktails. Or head to KITCHEN – a modern interpretation of Bistro fare. Afterwards, hang out at the unique 15 Below bar spinning the latest vibes.
A place to chill. 15 Below is this island’s cool-spot where chill vibes, hot beats and creative cocktails set the backdrop for intrigue. Set underground, it is the place to see and be seen.
A place to dine under the stars. Head to FIRE, with the moon overhead and sand beneath your feet, gourmet delights are served in rustic and natural surroundings.
The signature seafood restaurant serves fresh-caught fish from nearby reefs as well as the finest and freshest imports from around the world.
This open-style kitchen with live cooking stations lets you keep an eye on the action. With a non-traditional twist soul-satisfying food is presented. Simplicity is key at Kitchen.
Luxuriate in the soothing sound of the crashing waves paired with freshly prepared oysters, sushi, caviar as well as an extensive wine and champagne list.
Wet(sm) will whet your appetite with light main courses, part swim-up pool bar with specialty cocktails, part poolside lounge gone gourmet, wood-fired pizza, creative salads, delicious burgers and Asian dishes.
At the over-water Away® Spa indulge in ultimate relaxation. Dedicate some time to your well-being and comfort with a natural healing therapy performed in one of 4 luxurious treatment villas. Have a massage, wrap, or facial under the Dhow-inspired sunshade.
66 square meters of indoor and outdoor treatment areas allow for total privacy and complete renewal. Relax on the sundeck with an aphrodisiac nectar or blissful chocolate cookies. Stretch to the panoramic horizon with twice-daily yoga sessions in the pavilion. Unwind on the wraparound sundeck with over-water bathing, outdoor rainforest shower and expansive day bed for sun-soaking, lounging and treatments.
Why not say “I do” in a picture perfect place? Let your most outrageous Wow Vows dreams come true with the ultimate destination celebration. Enjoy a barefoot beachside ceremony and first kiss that overlooks the unbelievable expanse of ocean. The bride, groom and guests will never forget this incredibly surreal setting and festivities to follow, such as:
- Fantastic locations: Pristine beach, overwater platform or aboard our yacht ‘ESCAPE’
- Set-up with wedding arch, flower petals, stage and chairs for all guests
- Master of Ceremonies
- Private 5-course dinner with wine pairings for the couple
- “Feel the Wuv” turndown service including a bottle of champagne
- Flirty Breakfast in Bed the following morning
Please note that while the Maldives is a popular place for wedding ceremonies, these marriages are not legally recognized by outside countries.
A breathtaking blend of sultry style, racy romance, luxe relaxation and exotic location, we offer an undeniably fabulous first escape. Indulge in the best of W Hotels and explore what makes our honeymoons magical:
- Earn bonus Starpoints to put towards future getaways!
- A personal Starwood Honeymoon Concierge can help you pick the perfect destination and help put your honeymoon on your registry so guests can contribute to room upgrades, extras and everything else to make it truly the trip of a lifetime!
- Sunset Cruises
- Diving Excursions
- Private Island rental on Gaathafuschi
- 15 BELOW is the only true nightclub in the Maldives, with its own resident DJ and set underground
- A unique diving spot in Fesdu is Hoholla Faru which has a number of shallow caves big enough to swim into
- Fitness center SWEAT® is available to you 24 hrs a day
- The Resort pool is a 210SQM infinity edge pool (1.5m depth)
- Guest educational programs, presentations, guided trips available
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- Location: North Ari Atoll
- Resort Type: Beach
- Room & Suites: 25 Beach Oasis, 03 Twin Beach Oasis, 25 Ocean Oasis, 21 Ocean Oasis Lagoon View, 03 Seascape Escape, 01 Ocean Haven
- Restaurants: 03 Restaurants & 2 Bars offering a wide range of signature dishes that savor you with unique taste
- Transfer: Seaplane
- Distance Time: 25 minutes via seaplane
- Spa: A destination in its own right, the AWAY® Spa is a temple for the body to restore & heal, with the philosophy that true beauty begins with a state of mind