Located in the remote Baa Atoll UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve, a scenic seaplane ride from Male Airport, this 44-acre private island is a natural wonderland fringed by a spectacular two-kilometre lagoon. Swim with seasonal gatherings of manta rays and whale sharks at nearby world-renowned hotspots (May to November). Explore some of the world’s richest coral reefs with the PADI 5-Star IDC Centre. And join pioneering manta ray, turtle, fish breeding and coral reefscaping projects in The Marine Discovery Centre. Water sports are the most comprehensive in the country, with X-Jetblades and X-Jetpacks adding a thrilling “Marvel superhero’angle to the Seabobs, kite-surfing, jet-skis and tubes. Kids’Club inspires a passion for discovery and conservation with immersive ‘Passport to Adventure’and ‘Mission: Landaa Giraavaru’programmes.
Dining takes the form of rooftop Lebanese at Al Barakat, contemporary Italian at Blu, feet-in-the-sand grills at Fuego, lagoon platform dining, and over-water cocktails at Seabar – one of the four bars – accessed via a short sea-walk. Crafted in contemporary Maldivian style, the 103 accomodations include: Beach Bungalows and Family Beach Bungalows with plunge pool, outdoor shower courtyard and lush garden surround; Beach Villas and Family Beach Villas with 12-metre lap pool, sand-floor living area and sea-gazing loft; Water Villas (some with plunge pool) with outdoor shower, sundecks, lagoon steps and loft; Land & Ocean Villas, which link land-based living quarters and over-water bedrooms across a vast deck dotted with over-water nets, swimming pool and loungers; and The Landaa Three-Bedroom Estate for the ultimate in beach escapism, complete with a private 80-metre beach, two pools and rooftop stargazing lounge.ENQUIRE NOW