Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru
With 102 spacious villas spread across a remote jungle wilderness in the Baa Atoll UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve, Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru combines impeccable service, five-star facilities and world-class cuisine with a real sense of discovery. Its sister property, Kuda Huraa, is a lushly tropical private island to the south, renowned for its exceptional surf and easy charm. Both are linked by the luxury catamaran Four Seasons Explorer, which cruises between the two island resorts stopping at exceptional dive sites, tiny uninhabited beaches and remote island communities along the way.
Located at Landaa Giraavaru, 30 minute seaplane transfer from Velana International Airport in the Baa atoll of the beautiful Maldives.
Sleep in air-conditioned comfort in teak-furnished sleeping pavilions, or enjoy the fresh sea breezes in your open-air bale (traditional thatched hut). 102 thatched beach and water villas at Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru, including two unsurpassed land and ocean villas, feature private plunge pools and generous outdoor living spaces with views across the tranquil lagoon stretching into the wider Indian Ocean.
Villa types of Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru
In-Villa Dining at Four Seasons is a fine-dining experience within the comfort and convenience of your bungalow, villa or suite. Choose from an extensive menu throughout the day, featuring western and Asian favourites.
Five Degrees North
The Resort's casual bar is named for the island's location, which lies five degrees north of the equator. Its nautically inspired décor features a dhoni (traditional boat) as the counter, with a pool table and selection of board games for entertainment. The bar also has an extensive drinks selection.
Enjoy panoramic views of the Indian Ocean from the Poolside Bar. Wine, cocktails and refreshing tropical drinks are served throughout the day, as well as salads and light fare.
In the casual sand-floor setting of Blu Bar, enjoy exotic juices, tropical cocktails or a refreshing young coconut.
Perched over the lagoon by the main jetty, Al Barakat's Shisha Bar is open to the sea, with curtained sofas and ornate lanterns – an atmospheric setting for pre-dinner drinks or Turkish coffee and shisha pipes.
Take the short seawalk to one of the most relaxed decks in the Maldives. Laze on comfortable cushions as you sip signature frozen margaritas and snack on tapas-style share plates and light bites – all while admire the lemon sharks and reef fish in the turquoise waters below.
Located adjacent to the seawater pool and overlooking the eastern coast of the island, Fuego Grill is open for dinner. The restaurant offers fresh catch of the day as well as a wide selection of organic and prime cut meats, salads, sandwiches and Asian dishes from an open kitchen pavilion. Teak tables and chairs are set in the sand facing the sea.
Overlooking the swimming pool and beach, the three thatched-roofed pavilions of Café Landaa are separated by reflecting ponds. The chefs create exquisite delights with eastern and western influences.
Named after Abu Al Barakat Yusuf Al Barbari, a North African scholar who made Baa Atoll his home in the 12th century, Al Barakat serves authentic Arabian cuisine. The restaurant is built over water, off the main jetty. A shisha bar is located on the ground level. The main dining area on the rooftop features comfortable low seating.
Located at the western end of the island overlooking a 2-kilometre (1.2-mile) lagoon, Blu embraces the essence of the Maldives as the place where the ocean meets the sky. Watch the sun sink below the horizon from both sides of the Blu. The restaurant serves light antipasti, pizza and pasta during the day and fine Italian cuisine in the evening.
Deep in the midst of Landaa Giraavaru, the Spa and Ayurvedic Retreat pulsates with life and wisdom, purity and health. With a strong emphasis on natural healing, the 1-hectare (2.5-acre) complex draws its strength from the surrounding landscape, the integrity of ila’s Beyond Organic products, and the intrinsic spirituality of its therapists and ayurvedic physicians.
Chakra, a Sanskrit word meaning wheel or disk, refers to the centres of spiritual power or energy in the human body.
A personalized consultation will determine which of your chakras are most out of balance and require the most immediate attention. Book chakra blessings singly or as a series. Opt for a five- or seven-day program and benefit from a special price reduction as well as maximum results.
For more information, please contact the Spa at Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru directly.
At its core, the spiritual tradition of tantra embraces life and all creation. It compels us to see ourselves as perfect – inexhaustible, boundless and immeasurable – and to become "one" with the universe and all living things.
All of our Siddha Tantric rituals at The Spa at Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru are performed by devout and practising tantrikas, trained in both tantric philosophy and the science of Ayurveda. Each ritual is designed to awaken our awareness and put us on the path to wholeness.
Each treatment at The Spa at Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru features a 90-minute tantric massage, herbal steam and bath.
Ayurveda – the Indian "science of life" – is one of the world’s most comprehensive approaches to healthy living. It works by bringing balance to our vital energies – or doshas – through an individually tailored combination of treatments and exercise, as well as diet and lifestyle modifications.
Set within the Herb Garden, lulled by gentle breezes and healing aromas, the Ayurvedic Retreat is an enclave of ancient knowledge and infinite well-being. Meet with expert physicians to gain an understanding of your unique body-mind constitution; invest in single treatments or life-changing programmes; visit the Ayurvedic Pharmacy and learn how to make fresh poultices from hand-picked herbs. Above all, discover 5,000 years of wisdom distilled into one deeply restorative practice.
All-inclusive Ayurvedic Immersions
Ayurveda, the ancient Indian science of life, focuses on the three main aspects of health: diet, exercise and sleep. During each immersion, the Resort’s two ayurvedic physicians work with their yogi, nature’s pharmacy and the island’s exceptional team of therapists and chefs to guide each guest along their own transformational path to ultimate wellness. For one, two or three weeks, immerse yourself in Ayurveda in the remote, natural wilderness of Landaa Giraavaru.
Swim morning laps, cool off with a quick afternoon dip or splash around with the kids, the Resort offers something for everyone in its four separate swimming pools.
Snorkel with seasonal gatherings of manta rays and whale sharks at nearby feeding sites and immerse in the rich beauty of the UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve.
Fun family activities include SEABOB rides, wakeboarding, banana boating, kayaking, dolphin cruises, sunset fishing and private island excursions, as well as diving programs for guests eight and over.
Just steps from your Four Seasons villa or suite are a multitude of options for sports and recreation. Concierge is always pleased to advise and assist you.
MARINE DISCOVERY CENTRE
The Marine Discovery Centre works to enrich the guest experience through education, research and conservation of the marine environment. It is the base for pioneering research on manta rays and coral reefscaping, leading to knowledge that will help preserve these at-risk species.
The waters surrounding Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa and the Baa Atoll UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve, home to Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru, have consistently warm waters with outstanding visibility. Immerse yourself in enormous shoals of butterflyfish and oriental sweetlips; drift the channels with white tips, hammerheads and whalesharks; descend deep sea ridges with eagle rays, giant napoleons and blue marlin; spot turtles at dawn, dolphins at dusk and mass seasonal gatherings of manta rays; or marvel at the "weird and wonderfuls" that inhabit the vast reef-formations and unique Maldivian thilas. Exhilarating sites include exciting channels, coral-filled overhangs and fascinating wrecks. Snorkel with manta rays and whale sharks at renowned local feeding grounds like Bathalaa and Hanifaru Bay. Each of the Resorts' PADI Five-Star IDC Centres offers tailored programmes for all abilities and personalised experiences with specialty courses taught by some of the country's most experienced instructors.
Maldives Special Offers
Just steps from the crystal lagoon, the Family Beach Villa with Pool at Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru features a 12-metre (39-foot) lap pool, sand-floor living room and spacious study with sofa-bed, ideal for families with small children travelling to the Maldives.
With fresh, seaside-chic interiors and their own beachfront, these bungalows at Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru feature a second bedroom linked by a short corridor, making them ideal for families travelling to the Maldives with older children and teenagers.
Combine the ultimate in beachside escapism with a true home-away-from-home experience at our über-luxe hideaway residence. This three-bedroom, two-storey estate features a private 80-metre (262-foot) beach, two pools, a Stargazing Lounge, a vast al fresco living space, and 24-hour assistance from caring, dedicated staff.