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Best time to go: All Year
Best for: Slow Travel, Ultimate Luxury Holidays, Honeymoons

There aren’t many better ways to experience the Maldives than this! This journey combines two of the most luxurious Maldivian resorts, staying firstly in Baros in a beach villa and then at Huvafen Fushi in an over-water villa on stilts. You link the two with an overnight luxury dhoni cruise to take you between the resorts. We always find the blend of beach and over-water villas gives you the best of both worlds.

We suggest starting at Baros, just 25 minutes from the Maldives international airport, and a resort that is perfect for couples or honeymooners. Baros has the highest level of repeat customers in the Maldives, and you will quickly see why – it is almost perfect. There are many dining options, a superb spa and a wonderful house-reef. Following your stay at Baros, board your private dhoni as the sunset sets, and feast on freshly prepared canapés and sipping chilled champagne.  You then stop at a remote sand-bank, where your on-board chef will BBQ a gourmet feast. Retreat back to your floating hotel room for the night.

The next morning, wake for an amazing champagne breakfast served by your dhoni staff. Cruise gently onto Huvafen Fushi, stopping for a snorkel or a dive. Spend your final three nights (or more) in an over-water Lagoon Bungalow with Pool. Huvafen is again an adults-only resort and ideal for couples or honeymooners. With a chic, trendy vibe, it is perfect to conclude your amazing experience in the Maldives.

Guide Pricing

Starting At

£4995
Price per person including all accommodation, private transfers, unique experiences and excluding international flights.

Highlights

  • Combine two of the best resorts in the Maldives, staying in Baros in one of their Deluxe Villas, and Huvafen Fushi in their Lagoon Bungalow with Private Pool
  • Spend a day cruising between the two on your 65ft private luxury Dhoni
  • Have champagne and canapés on board before stopping at a remote sand-bank for a romantic BBQ
  • Snorkel or dive in remote locations, totally away from other tourists
DaysLocationHotel
Day 1-3 Baros Baros
Day 4 Dhoni Cruise Luxury Maldives Dhoni
Day 5-7 Huvafen Fushi Huvafen Fushi

Suggested Hotels

Day 1-3
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Baros

$ $ $ $ $  

Sophisticated, elegant and simply sublime, Baros is a picture-perfect luxury resort in the Maldives offering both beach and over-water villas in salubrious surroundings.

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Day 4
Luxury Private Dhoni Tour Maldives

Luxury Maldives Dhoni

$ $ $ $ $  

An experience on a luxury dhoni in the Maldives really takes this magical destination to another level.  Sail to remote sandbanks and dive or snorkel with no one else about.

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Day 5-7
Huvafen Fushi Maldives Luxury Resort from the Air

Huvafen Fushi

$ $ $ $ $  

Huvafen Fushi is a stylish luxury adults-only resort in the Maldives, located in the North Male Atoll, exuding a contemporary, chic feel with all the exclusive trimmings you would expect.

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