This adults-only haven, world-renowned for bringing innovative glamour to the Indian Ocean, is celebrating an extravagant new edge as it focuses on wooing couples to its iconic island lair. Step in the powder-soft sand and discover why Huvafen Fushi serves indulgent hospitality at its daring best…
Iconic Island Huvafen Fushi Serves Indulgent Hospitality
An established retreat, this private island resort, located in the North Malé Atoll holds celebrity status within the world of luxury hospitality. An iconic Maldivian hideaway, it effortlessly delivers a wealth of natural treasures, along with a plethora of culinary and spa pleasures. A decadent sanctuary appealing to the rich and famous wishing to escape for some much-needed rest and relaxation, Huvafen Fushi has an enviable reputation for privacy and ever-so-stylish pampering. Fashionistas, musicians and society sorts alike bask in the sunshine, wear designer beachwear and revel in the sand — seemingly without a care in the world. Only Huvafen Fushi, has proved to serve such indulgent hospitality, in the Maldives, for so many years.
Innovative Underwater Designs
Showcasing innovative design — including the world’s first underwater spa and the Maldive’s first underground wine cellar — Huvafen Fushi has never been shy when it comes to showcasing a daring approach to indulgent hospitality. Pristine waters are framed by glass floor within the Ocean Bungalows, the iconic infinity-edge swimming pool sparkles with fibre-optic and LED lights, and the master chefs work their magic with seductive fusion cuisine. Guests can be lured by the star-lit surroundings and spoilt with indulgent epicurean delights.
Huvafen Fushi Showcases Indulgence
Guests are invited to ‘awaken their senses’ within this intimate setting — whether sipping handcrafted cocktails at the UMBar, tasting Japanese epicurean delights at Feeling Koi, or unwinding within the spectacular Huvafen Fushi Spa. From beginning the day with breakfast at Celsius, with the sand between your toes, to flirting with the waves or diving beneath the surface at the watersports centre — followed by a light artisan lunch at Forno — the days can be filled with blissful wonder and endless discoveries. For those wishing to float their day away, the Lonu Veyo saltwater pool makes for an inviting plunge, whilst the Pump Gym is always there for those wishing to burn off some energy. For stretching and breathing deeply, there are dozens of heavenly spots to embrace a little yoga.
Afternoons can be inspired by the resort’s resident Marine Biologist, spent at depth at a choice of local dive sites, or relaxing in the cool retreat of the library lounge — The Lair. Evenings come into their own with sunset cruises under stellar skies, or poolside dining amongst an array of romantic twinkling lights. From rich flavoursome fine dining, to light spice-filled dishes there is something for every discerning palate.
Mastering The Art Of Expert Pampering
Of course, the spectacular underwater Huvafen Fushi Spa is where guests venture for some serious relaxation. A serene and calm space, guests can embrace healing hands and savour soothing treatments — all expertly designed to lift the soul, restore beauty and provide serenity for the soul. With an extensive treatment menu including exclusive facials by skincare expert Teresa Tarmey, there are so many reasons to succumb to some blissful spa pampering. Plus, for those seeking a Pure Massage, nothing can beat a 60-minute ‘Body Pure Massage’, created by massage expert, Beata Aleksandrowicz. Couples, meanwhile, can immerse themselves in a 30-minute ‘Underwater Spa Embrace’, combining Champagne, massage and marine-life views — an experience you’ll never forget.
Inspiring Island Dates
With an impressive calendar of events for 2018 — including special guests, visiting practitioners and various experts in their fields — there is always something to surprise, celebrate and delight at Huvafen Fushi. This March sees the French visionary artist, Lucas Beaufort display his acrylic talent on island, with guests able to admire his work and even book a private art lesson. During Easter, guests can meet Selinda Clement and join her celebrated yoga, meditation and reiki sessions, whilst enthusiastic gourmands can relish a series of degustation menus, such as the Belle Époque seafood extravaganza, a tantalising Dom Pérignon Dinner, or a sinfully sumptuous ‘Enticing Pairings’ decadent dessert option. With visiting Master Sushi Chef, Hiro and Krug Champagne Ambassade Chef Jameel also at the resort, guests are guaranteed a palette of colour, a plate of tantalising flavours and an abundance of expertise.
For the perfect honeymoon destination, or couple’s retreat, Huvafen Fushi promises a pampered stay with stylish interiors and dreamy island vistas. Couples are guaranteed a sensory escape filled with tempting treats and shimmering turquoise lagoons. With an exceptional stay very much as standard in the Maldives, Huvafen Fushi serves indulgent hospitality at its island best.