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Niyama Private Islands, Maldives, Indian Subcontinent
Here's a hotel that's an ideal mix of modern and traditional Maldivian design: Niyama Private Islands' USP is the two bedroomed over water accommodation which is a rarity in the Maldives. Made up of two islands, ‘Chill’ boasts a strong family focus whereas ‘Play’ is more dedicated to couples. This is also one of the only resorts from where you can surf directly from the beach.
Niyama Private Islands Maldives is spread over two islands - 'Play' and 'Chill' - connected by a wooden bridge. This luxury hotel in the Maldives is great for young couples looking for a little nightlife, but it also works for families as there are a wide range of activities on offer.
Niyama offers private studios, suites and pavilions are either built over the water or come with direct beach access. Beach Studios with Pools feature custom-made beds and outdoor decks with plunge pools. Each one comes with an outdoor bathroom, and a personal thakuru (butler) ensures your stay seamless.
The Edge, Niyama’s signature restaurant and lounge floats on the lagoon surface and serves African, Asian, South American and Middle Eastern cuisine.
Drift Spa has treatment rooms, a sauna and steam room. After dark there’s live music at Fahrenheit and glow parties at the world’s first underwater nightclub, Subsix. On land, there’s a 24-hour games room with air hockey, a cinema and a pool table.
Location & Getting There
Set on the islands of Embudhufushi and Olhuveli in the Southwestern Atoll of Dhaalu, Niyama Private Islands Maldives is just a 40-minute seaplane flight from Male International Airport.
Guests have a choice from 86 studios and pavilions.
Traditional sailing Dhonis, PADI dive courses and water sports, weekly movie nights, and other entertainment options including Nintendo-Wii, remote controlled boats and buggies.
The dry season in the Maldives is from December to March and the wet season is from May to November, however during these months it is still warm and still a good time to travel.
Children are most welcome at Niyama Private Islands Maldives.