Nothing beat waking up to the sound of water lapping on a sea shore; of watching the sun as it slips beneath the horizon; of being dazzled by the sparkle of a beach-front candle-lit dinner. This is what romance is made of and there is nowhere else better to experience it than in the Maldives. Here are 5 spectacular locations sure to make this Valentine’s Day one to remember.
A large island resort, Conrad Rangali is idyllic. It is spread across two islands joined by a footbridge. Its size equates to more options without compromising on all that you would wish for when it comes to a romantic Valentine get away. Luxurious, personalised, friendly, peaceful and relaxing are some of the terms guests have used when visiting this resort. It’s sure to be a romantic winner with private sun decks, hot tubs, candlelit dinners and romantic walks on the beach. There’s no better way to romance your loved one than a visit to Conrad Rangali in the Maldives.
A quick 25 minute boat trip from Male finds you on the spectacular island of Baros. Surrounded by a beautiful reef, it’s an ideal spot to go snorkelling with your Valentine. And after your daytime activities, there is nothing more romantic than watching the sunset from a private dinner on the beach. Come 14th February, at Baros you can expect no less than a lavish, memorable celebration of love and romance.
In the North Ari Atoll in the middle of the Indian Ocean on a private island you will find Constance Halaveli. Fine food, exquisite sandy beaches with swaying palms, azure water and luxurious accommodation are the order of the day. Champagne breakfast, a couples massage and a sunset cruise will ensure a romantic and memorable Valentine’s Day. As one visitor commented, it is “Paradise with Perfection!”
If you want something different this Valentine’s Day then Gili Lankanfushi is the place for you. Situated in the Maldives in a body of water (part of the Indian Ocean) known as the Laccadive Sea, you will find tropical gardens, beautiful natural materials, wooden floors and a variety of sea facing, dining options. One visitor described it as ‘rustic yet refined’. The service has been described as sublime, friendly and efficient. For Valentine’s Day expect a candlelit beach dinner, lots of activities to suit all tastes and a Spa that will keep you coming back. You are sure to leave relaxed and rejuvenated and dreaming of your next visit.
On the South Male Atoll, lies Taj Exotica Resort and Spa, which is only 15 minutes by speedboat to the Maldivian capital. It is situated on a private island, with spectacular secluded decks enjoying beach access and majestic sea views. Celebrate Valentine’s Day this year lounging in the infinity pool and experiencing the steam rooms, saunas and a variety of Spa treatments. Of the many accolades recent visitors have given this resort, ‘beautiful and flawless’ is just one of them. Lots of variety here and absolutely perfect for a romantic break with your loved one.