Maldives is home to not just the turquoise waters and picturesque beaches but it is also home to the world’s best luxurious villas with private pools perched over the oceans.
We’ve gathered the 10 best private villas in Maldives which offers more than what you would expect from a typical resort guestroom. Book any one of the rooms and enjoy a much needed getaway!
1. Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi – Stella Maris Ocean Villa with Pool
Intimate seclusion inspired by the celestial charm of the velvety Maldivian night sky and ample space to relax. This spacious retreat has a large bedroom with sitting area, generous indoor living and dining area fitted with state-of-the-art audio-visual entertainment and magnificent bathroom, all with floor-to-ceiling windows. The upper deck offers a chef’s service and BBQ station. The lower wooden deck boasts its own infinity pool, hot tub, overwater hammocks and direct ocean access.
2. Soneva Jani-Bedroom Water Retreat with slide
Slide into the lagoon, frolic in the pool, wash away sand and salt in the open-air bathroom at the Soneva Jani Water retreat with slide. It also comes with a retractable roof pen your bedroom to the stars at night.
3. Kudadoo Maldives Private Island – Luxury All inclusive Overwater Residencies
An island defined by the philosophy ‘Freedom Reimagined’, the private island comes alive with effortless adventures as the resort endeavors to offer anything, anytime, anywhere. Personal butlers are available 24 hours a day to assist in making this possible by facilitating authentic experiences that capture the senses. Kudadoo comprises of just 15 overwater Ocean Residences, each with a 44 sqm terrace pool. Embracing all hallmarks of luxurious living, Kudadoo holds the promise of the very best in escapism.
4. Niyama Private Island Maldives – The Crescent Villa
Niyama offers a resort within a resort: The Crescent. It is a an over-water seclusion for up to 14 adults and 8 children. A playground of 5 ultrachic villas, all with private pools. Features private chef, 2 dedicated Thakurus (butlers), a housekeeper and complimentary diversions, including sunset cruise, private barbecue and movie under the stars, and island drumming night.
5. Velaa Private Island – Nika Residence by Patricia Urquiola
Lovingly re imagined by iconic interior designer, Patricia Urquiola, Velaa’s two-story Nika Residence reaches new heights of luxury in the Maldives.
6. Milaidhoo Island Maldives – Ocean Residence with Private Pool
Milaidhoo’s Ocean Residence with Private Pool is 475sqm thatched-roof villa on stilts over the ocean has a spacious bedroom and wonderful ocean views throughout the villa. There’s a ‘secret’ loft deck in the rooftop overlooking the ocean which is a wonderful place to chill out and take in the views. Outside on the large sundeck are a swing chair, sun loungers, private freshwater infinity pool and steps into the ocean.
7. Conrad Maldives Rangali Island – Muraka
The Muraka is the world’s first underwater Hotel Villa. It is connected by the jetty to the Hilton’s Conrad Hotels Maldives Rangali Island resort in the Maldives. This breath-taking two-level, three-bedroom residence offers an unparalleled experience. Split over two levels, the villa has a living area above water (complete with a dining room, gym, pool and outdoor deck), while the main bedroom is five metres below the surface of the ocean, giving an entirely new meaning to the term ‘sleeping with the fishes’.
8. Seaside Finolhu – Beach Bubble
This experience sphere with own shower and WC is well equipped with a wooden floor and a double bed featuring the finest bed linen. Awake or asleep – here you’ll experience a feeling of infinity. Above you the cosmos and the blackness of the sky, through which the Milky Way shines like a work of art. Stays here includes private beach barbecues and a breakfast on the beach.
9. Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa Maldives – Ocean Villa With Private Pool
The Ocean Villa with Pool at Hideaway Beach Resort and Spa is an enchanting romantic haven; with exclusivity and privacy it is the perfect Maldives honeymoon hideaway. A separate living room provides ample opportunities for relaxation while the master bedroom offers stunning views. The bathroom includes a jacuzzi bathtub. The Personal Butler will help make sure your needs are looked after during your stay.
10. Heritance Aarah – Ocean Suites
Set amidst the hypnotic sights and sounds of the sea, the magnificent Ocean Suite is a true standout amongst Maldives hotels water villas and offers true island bliss; stargaze in your own plunge pool, unwind in the cosy living room or head upstairs and doze off to the rhythmic sounds of waves.