Over the Water

An Over the Water island retreat in the Maldives gives a new level of meaning to the idea of a thatched bungalow.  Stay in a luxury villa on stilts or in a pavilion lining the white sand.  Enchanting and mesmerizing, surrounded by the crystal blue waters of the Indian Ocean, each resort offers privacy and romance. A vacation to the Maldives is paradise on earth.



Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru - Maldives

Be cast away into paradise on earth -- The Maldives -- with Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru. Experience a sense of enchantment and romance as you spend the day trailing between sun, sand, sea and sala.  Surrounded by turquoise waters, the island of Vabbinfaru has only 48 villas sprinkled across the lush green garden of coconut trees and indigenous blooms.


Four Seasons Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru

Located in the Baa Atoll – a natural wilderness recently declared a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve – Landaa Giraavaru is an enchanting retreat just a 30-minute seaplane ride from Malé.  With 102 spacious villas, Landaa Giraavaru brings impeccable service, five-star facilities and world-class cuisine to an idyllic island paradise.


Four Seasons Maldives at Kuda Huraa

An enchanting garden island infused with traditional village charm, a mere 25-minute speedboat ride from Malé International Airport, our private coral island is home to the charm of a Maldivian village by the turquoise sea. Here, palm-thatched pavilions and bungalows line the white sand. An island spa offers soothing Asian secrets.


Kanuhura Maldives

Kanuhura is a coral island hideaway in a remote atoll of the Maldives in the Indian Ocean.  Accommodation is in villas either on the island’s coral sand fringe or in a little village on stilts at the end of a wooden pier.   Each villa has its own private outdoor area with mesmerising views to the ocean. 


Reethi Rah

Surrounded by the crystal blue waters of the Indian Ocean, this superb all-villa resort offers unprecendented privacy.  Reethi Rah is home to 130 private villas discreetly placed along the shore – with 98 Beach Villas secluded by lush tropical greenery, and 32 Water Villas set above the clear, protected waters of the lagoon.