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Location Details
Situated on Fesdu Island with a private reef, W Maldives is located on a luxurious private island resort in the North Ari Atoll. The luxury all-villa resort is reachable via a one and half hour speed boat ride or a 25-minute sea plane transfer from Male International Airport.
General Information
W Maldives is a luxury private island resort, where style flirts with soul in a wonderland of white-sand beaches, turquoise lagoons and breathtaking reefs. Pamper yourself with lavish Maldivian living featuring 77 private escapes, each with its own plunge pool and sundeck. Discover true pampering at the overwater AWAY Spa. Go gourmet at the six eateries and bars. Bask in the sun on the escape’s beaches, partake in adrenaline-filled water sports, or explore the island’s private reef, declared one of the best house reef in the Maldives. While the W brands promised service to guests transforms the ordinary into an extraordinary. Whatever you want. Wherever you want it.

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Villa Description

Get ready to jet set to the ultimate private island escape. Once you set foot in paradise, get whisked away to your selected oasis where you will be amazed with views of turquoise lagoons and white sandy beaches. Each oasis spoils you with only the best amenities and little touches that you expect from this exclusive hideaway. The new look is designed to evoke sensory experiences set to wow, while colors, materials and glowing elements convey the oasis’s unique, vibrant and playful personality.

Wonderful Beach Oasis | Soak up the Maldivian rays on the sundeck or step out onto your private sweep of white sandy beach. Stretch out on the circular daybed that cantilevers over the private plunge pool. A red palette with jellyfish and coral patterns is complemented by spectacular glowing rope lamps inside designed by Christian Haas. Lounge in a red hammock handcrafted from recycled material by underprivileged communities in Nicaragua. Dream in the king-size signature W bed. Bathe under the stars or the clear blue sky in the open-roofed bath area with standalone bathtub and rainforest shower. A 42-inch plasma television and a Bose sound system provides the entertainment. Head upstairs to the private viewing deck with thatched roof and enjoy unobstructed beach and ocean views.
Fabulous Overwater Oasis | Catch some rays on the sundeck and go for a dip in your private plunge pool or hop down the steps and dive into the lagoon. Stretch out on the circular daybed to soak up some sun, or close the encircling curtains for a nap in the shade. At night, the glowing outdoor cabana is the perfect place to watch the stars and the stingrays passing by. Head inside, where the energy of underwater sea life is reflected by blue and white tones. Lounge in a stingray rocking chair amid a jellyfish coffee table, medusa lights and a cocktail trolley. Peep through glass sections of flooring in the living room to check out the marine life swimming below. Flip a switch to illuminate underwater lights for a night-time peek at the fauna. Stay connected while cast away with a 42-inch plasmas television, BOSE gadgets and High Speed Internet Access.
WOW Ocean Escape | Wow’s the word for this villa. Repose in the master suite with W signature bed, sitting area with 50-inch Plasma television and views to the horizon. Or chill in the suite with two signature W twin beds, private second bath and entertainment area with 32-inch LCD screen and cozy fittings. Lounge or dine in the indoor / outdoor lounge with comfy couches and a huge adjoining sundeck. Head down the lagoon access stairs and float in the tranquil sea. Cook your own catch-or-the-day on the BBQ pit at special request and pair it with a bottle of the best from your private wine fridge. Take in the sun or stargazer on the daybed. Float and swim in the oversized infinity plunge pool.
Extreme WOW Ocean Haven | Designed to be the ultimate getaway, taking relaxation or entertaining to the extreme with endless possibilities. The distinction fades between interiors and exteriors, with floor-to-ceiling windows that slide aside, an indoor/outdoor lounge area and glass-paneled floors that reveal lagoon fauna below. Repose in the huge master suite with a cathedral ceiling and sitting area. Recline in the signature W king bed and gaze at panoramic views of the Indian Ocean. Grab a book and sink into the oversized circular bathtub. Or drift off to the symphony of the tranquil sea in the twin-bedded junior suite with a private second bathroom. Grab a cocktail from your bar and head out onto the wraparound sundeck. Grill up some goodies at the outdoor dining area overlooking the water. Plunge into the oversized infinity edge pool with bubbling Jacuzzi seats. Saunter down the lagoon access stairs and slip into the turquoise.

Guest Services

Amenities include concierge services, babysitting services, laundry on-site, valet dry-cleaning, 24-hour room service and daily housekeeping.


KITCHEN | An all-day dining bistro where soul-satisfying food is presented with a non-traditional twist. The open style-kitchen with live cooking stations lets you keep an eye on the action.
FISH | Signature seafood restaurant serving fresh caught fish from nearby reefs as well as the finest and freshest imports from around the world, perfectly prepared with an Asian touch.
FIRE | Gourmet BBQ delights served in rustic and natural surroundings with the moon overhead and the sand beneath your feet. Enjoy fresh meats and seafood of your choosing while personalizing your order with the chefs.
WET | Serving up light meals, delicious drinks, sublime sundaes, ice creams and other sweet treats.
SIP | The pulsating outdoor lounge on the island’s southwest end completes any fabulous day with breathtaking sunset views, Indian Ocean breezes and the soothing rhythm of lapping waves. Freshly prepared oysters, sushi and caviar are paired with an extensive wine and champagne list. Mingle under golden sunshine or spectacular starlight as mixologists serve signature cocktails and a DJ plays relaxing beats.
KADA | Experience Maldivian culture at its best with this beach pop-up cafe with delicacies served family-style and expertly crafted cocktails.


Guests will revel in a refreshing dip in the iconic 3,244 square meter outdoor infinity pool amid beautifully landscaped surroundings overlooking the Indian Ocean. Also, experience the very own spectacular in house coral reef that surrounds the hotel and be amazed by the surreal glowing blue waters.


AWAY Spa | Indulge in ultimate relaxation with 66 square meters of indoor and outdoor treatment areas allow for total privacy and complete renewal. Dedicate some time to your well-being and comfort with a natural healing therapy performed in one of 4 luxurious treatment villas.


Stretch and strengthen at FIT, the state-of-the-art, 24 hours seven days a week fully-equipped gym, as you check out the scene overlooking the beautiful blue expanses of the Indian Ocean. Guests will love the comprehensive array of Technogym cardio, strength and free-weights. The ENERGY Team offers kickboxing, karate techniques, aqua aerobics, circuit training, yoga at sunset and more.

Nearby Attractions

Guest can explore one of the best house reefs in the Maldives located right at the resort, try paragliding, fishing, diving, jet skiing, or visit the nearby private island, Gaathafushi.

Other Information

Please call your Destination Specialist for pricing for Maldives Resorts.

Land price is per person based on double occupancy (unless noted) for select travel dates shown. Air-inclusive vacations are for gateways noted. Rate quoted includes government-imposed fees and taxes and any necessary currency exchange rates. Rate is current when priced, at the time you purchase your vacation, rate may be higher. Rate does not include any applicable daily resort or facility fees (and in Europe, city tourist taxes) payable directly to the resort at check-out; such fees will be advised at the time of booking. Subject to availability and change; certain restrictions and black out dates may apply. Additional airline restrictions may apply, contact the airline directly with questions.

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