A luxurious and enchanting adult-only private island resort filled with a perfect mix of serenity, comfort and adventure is the mesmerizing Hurawalhi Island Resort. A gorgeous 5-star resort located on the pristine Lhavinyani Atoll in the Maldives, it is nestled amongst spectacular coral reefs and sparkling clear waters offering guests unparalleled beauty and an experience that will take anyone’s breath away.
For the eco-conscious visitor, fret not, a truly unique aspect of the island resort is that 30% of it runs on sustainable solar energy powered by solar panels. With such emphasis placed on the environment, guests are rest assured that Hurawalhi gives back to the surroundings as much as it gets. They even have their very own water bottling plant, energy saving solutions and in-house marine biologist!
With the island set around a breeding ground for Manta Rays, the Manta snorkelling excursion is just one of many ways that guests can get an up close and personal with these beautiful angels of the sea. Working closely with the Manta Trust, the resort has taken active steps to preserve their natural habitats as well as educating visitors on these fascinating endangered creatures.
A total of 90 Villas occupy Hurawalhi Island Resort, consisting of 60 Ocean Villas and 30 Beach Villas, each of them are superbly design with modern aesthetics and practicality in mind, spacious and perfectly positioned across the glittering lagoon so that guests can revel in the breathtaking sunset panoramas.
For those looking to stay within close proximity of the glistening white sand beach, the Beach Pool Villas provide a sanctuary of serenity and privacy for guests, stylishly designed with amenities such as your very own ocean-facing infinity pool, a well-appointed work desk, eco-friendly air-conditions which turns off whenever the doors are opened and a private beach walkway with foliage on each side leading to the alluring translucent lagoon.
Hurawalhi offers one of the best dining experiences in Maldives, from the scene-stealing ‘5.8’ Undersea Restaurant to the mouthwatering buffet spread at Canneli Restaurant, guests are afforded with the highest of standards no matter where they dine.
The world’s largest and deepest all-glass undersea restaurant located 5.8 meters beneath the sea level and surrounded by marine views in their natural habitats, 5.8 is definitely one for the ages, a truly unique experience like no other, guests will be in awe of the sheer magnificence and beauty of the setting as various sea creatures swim by you during each delectable course. Not forgetting the food, each dish blends innovation with the very best ingredients and is paired with an incredible selection of wines from all around the world.
Take a short flight of stairs up and you will find the over-the-water Aquarium Restaurant, offering astounding sea views by day and a romantic candlelight dinner by night. The restaurant serves contemporary dishes from thoughtfully sourced ingredients with emphasis placed on the freshest local seafood and finest quality meats. The dishes are exquisitely plated and no compromise is placed on taste with items such as Nasi Goreng and Vanilla Poached Lobster Tail showcasing the diversity and skill of the chef. A Teppanyaki Grill is available as well for those looking for quality Japanese cuisine and a bit more of a performance during their meal.
For a truly luxurious and pampering time in paradise, the Duniye Spa in Hurawalhi provides just that in pure abundance. Using only chemical-free, organic, high-quality ingredients and locally-produced coconut oil guests are treated to treatments inspired by ancient and modern cultures from around the globe to truly relax mind, body and soul.
Immersing into serenity and nature, the Spa Villa sits overs the ocean offering unrivalled views of the waters to allow guests to completely unwind to the sounds of the calming sea breeze. From signature treatments such as Sense of Touch, a combination of the world’s best massage techniques; inspired by African and oriental healing traditions to the therapeutic Himalayan Salt Stone massage incorporating warmed, ethically sourced stones containing 84 mineral trace elements, guests will be spoilt for choice from the extensive list of relaxing treatments.
Once guests have been pampered to their hearts content, they can proceed to the ‘Tree Top Tranquility Lounge’. Offering yoga, meditation and sound healing sessions, it is the perfect place to enjoy a cleansing tea whilst overlooking the stunning vista of the vibrant trees and soothing cerulean sea below.