Maldives - One&Only Reethi Rah

One&Only Reethi Rah Private Island
There is a place in a far blue ocean of wonderful beauty. A jewel among a string of coral atolls, lagoons and white sands. The experience is privacy, warmth and moments of magic, a promise of utter contentment fulfilled. This is One&Only Maldives at Reethi Rah. One&Only Maldives at Reethi Rah is just 35km from Hulhule airport,a 75 minutes luxury launch aboard the One&Only yacht brings quests directly to the resort located on one of the largest islands in Kaafu Atoll. This One&Only experience conbines endless white sand coves and turquoise bays, unspoilt waters and stunning dive spots with exclusive and genuine privacy, lush surroundings and vibrant life, ambiance and energy. One&Only Maldives at Reethi Rah offers the ultimate holiday experience to those seeking the pinnacle of tropical luxury. Nowhere else in the Maldives is there a resort with this much space.
One&Only Maldives at Reethi Rah is unusual in that it is spectacularly designed in an octopus shape with an extraordinary 6 km of coastline. As a result, villas are wonderfully spacious and all guests can enjoy beautiful ocean views and access. One&Only Maldives at Reethi Rah's 130 villas are discreetly placed amidst beautiful landscaping, each occupying its own secluded piece of sandy shore or private deck over crystal clear waters of the lagoon. These are some of the largest resort villas in the world, with a minimum area of 135m2, high airy ceilings and generous exterior space, ranging from private verandas and stretches of beach to private swimming pools with large decks. The look and feel is sleek and elegantly tropical, using beautiful natural materials and contemporary styling. All villas feature air-conditioning, wide-screen plasma TVs, DVD players, surround sound systems, fully stocked beverage cabinet, smoke alarms, sun beds, safes, double bathrooms and dressing areas, large soaking tubs with oversize bathroom area. Extensive in-villa dining is available and the resort keeps a library of books, CDs and DVDs for use by guests.Surrounded by the wonders of the crystal blue ocean, this superb all villa resort offers an unrivalled level of style, choice and personalized exploration. One&Only Reethi Rah offers the ultimate holiday experience to those seeking the pinnacle of tropical luxury, and has earned the following recognition.
In thatched pavilions over water… or on Arabian carpets in the sand… guests enjoy a level of service and culinary creativity that is unsurpassed in tropical island resorts. With an eye towards perfection, the resort features its own organic Chef’s Garden, and speciality items such as Kobe beef and toro from Japan are shipped on a regular basis. At One&Only Maldives at Reethi Rah, island chic is the keynote for evenings, and the innovative and fresh cuisine is prepared with passion and flair.
One&Only offers a host of activities on and offshore, including tennis, beach football and volleyball, table tennis and indoor games. Pros are available for lessons and as playing partners on request. Guests can choose from numerous excursions: deep-sea fishing, sunset dhoni fishing, deluxe "desert island" picnics and cultural visits to local islands. Woven hammocks are placed around the island, for guests to relax in and read the days away. Live music is an integral part of the evening's entertainment.

         Photos taken by: Alain Poder