Ranging from the Luxury Resorts to Resorts that offer the ultimate Maldivian experience, here is a complete list of the most anticipated upcoming resorts in the Maldives!
1. Gran Meliá Maldives – October 2017
Set amongst virgin coral reef, the Gran Meliá hotel will offer 95 private villas, including 100 rooms, as well as three restaurants, a bar and café, spa, leisure centre and several retail shops. The hotel will also be able to arrange and host exclusive private events and romantic dinners on a smaller nearby island.
2. LUX* North Male Atoll – November 2017
In November 2017 LUX* Resorts & Hotels will reveal this intimate luxury in an unexplored six-hectare island of Olhahali’s transformation into LUX* North Male Atoll. A visual feast of nautical forms and tones, the resort is elegantly styled by Singapore design group Miaja in a scheme that blends super yacht panache with a vibrant South Beach pulse. Its approach to contemporary architecture is unique for the Indian Ocean.
3. Emerald Maldives – 2018
Emerald Maldives will show off 120 Luxuriously Villas with both contemporary and tropical touches, divided into 60 beach villas and 60 overwater villas. More than half of the total Villas inventory will have their own private pool and Jacuzzi pool. The 120 villas will include 1 Royal Villa, 2 Presidential Villas, 6 Superior Beach Villas and 11 Family Villas.
4. Centara Grand Muthaafushi Resort & Spa – 2018
Centara Grand Muthaafushi Resort & Spa is expected to have soft opening in the fourth quarter of next year, followed by the grand opening in 2019, it added. Located in Baa Atoll which has been declared a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve, placing the resort in the company of world famous ecological sites. Centara Grand Muthaafushi Resort & Spa will comprise 24 land villas and 77 water villas with an array of international restaurants including an underwater restaurant, a floating cinema, a dedicated Thai spa, a fitness centre and other facilities expected in a Centara Grand resort.
5. Movenpick Kuredhivaru – 2018
The contemporary tropical resort will combine comfort and style while featuring an array of onsite recreational facilities to entertain a wide range of guests, from honeymooners to adventurous families. The resort will feature a comprehensive dive centre, beach sports activity centre, exclusive guest-only super yacht, as well as a small scale marine research centre and private marina. Mövenpick Kuredhivaru is rich in marine life as attractions like the first Marine National Park (MNP) in the Maldives, which consists of a group of nine uninhabited islands commonly known as Edu Faru, lies approximately 15 minutes from the resort via speedboat.
6. Chatwal Maaga Maldives – 2019
The Chatwal Maaga Maldives resort will be located in the North Ari Atoll in the Maldives, and will have 80 ultra-luxury villas, six private villas, and two lavish presidential villas. The hotel will have three gourmet restaurants, and it will be the second The Chatwal collection hotel to be added to the collection.
7. Dream Gasveli Maldives – 2020
Dream Gasveli Maldives will be located across three islands in the Meemu Atoll, and will be the largest fully-integrated resort to be developed in the Indian Ocean. The resort will have a total of 500 villas, plus eight diverse restaurants, bars and nightlife venues, the signature Dream Beach Club, more than 10 designer brand shops with exclusive duty-free, and a 20,000-square-foot spa and wellness centre with a range of lavish treatments and services.