Alila Kothaifaru Maldives
An 11,2-hectare private island retreat located in Raa Atoll at the northern edge of the Maldives 45-minute seaplane journey from Malé. Alila Kothaifaru Maldives offers 80 pool villas, of which 44 are along the beach and 36 are perched overwater with direct access to the sea. The resort’s elegant minimalist architecture by Singapore-based Studiogoto encompasses terraced pavilions, villas and a treetop Spa Alila. The resort offers a delightful variety of culinary experiences including coastal Mediterranean cuisine with Middle Eastern influences restaurant, Seasalt with its beachfront Mirus Bar, a Japanese restaurant at Umami and adjourning Yakitori Bar for Asian-inspired craft drinks and Japanese sakes as well as Pibati café that provides light bites and comfort food. Guests dreaming of an ultimate castaway experience can set sail in a traditional Maldivian dhoni to the resort’s private sandbank, The Shack.
The resort also offers a 24-hour fitness centre and a beachfront infinity pool and a wide range of water activities and excursions at the resort’s Water Sports and Dive Centre while Play Alila, a dedicated play and learning space for young guests with supervised indoor and outdoor activities.