For anyone seeking the ultimate in privacy and seclusion, Island Hideaway at Dhonakulhi Maldives Spa Resort & Marina is one of the best options in the Maldives. The villas are amongst the biggest in the Maldives, but each villa is tucked away discreetly behind the lush vegetation which dominates the island. You could spend your entire holiday not seeing another soul, apart from your own personal butler who is on hand around the clock. Enjoy unparalleled views of the turquoise ocean from your very own private beach. Order a mouth-watering meal of Asian or international cuisine to enjoy in the comfort of your own villa, or step out to experience one of the resort’s restaurants. Island Hideaway offers the perfect, personalized holiday experience for couples and families alike,with an unrivaled sense of seclusion.
FUNA PAVILION - The 7 Funa Pavilions on the beach front with their chalk-white walls promise peace and privacy in a living area covering 176square metres. Characterized by their own garden, a separate sleeping and living area with teak flooring, open-air bathroom and a wooden patio area facing the beach with two thickly cushioned teak sun-beds, these Villas offer luxury over and above the call of duty.
RAAMBA RETREAT - Spread over 385 square metres, the elegantly rustic Raamba Retreats with their open floor-level outdoor terraces and landscaped gardens offer the perfect seclusion for a peaceful retreat. The 7 Raamba Retreats are dotted across the coastline on the beach-front. The Lounge and the Bedroom in the Raamba Retreats are generously spaced. The Bedroom has a walk-in closet area and en-suite Bath room with indoor and outdoor bathing facilities and a 'two-person' hand-crafted bath.
DHONAKULHI RESIDENCE - Lapped by the balmy waters of the Indian Ocean, the Dhonakulhi Residences are scattered along the white sandy beach-front of the Island Hideaway. Each Residence, in a compound of over 550 square metres, has an open-plan living area with a timber deck outdoor seating.The French-windowed spacious bedroom over looks the generously proportioned out door Jacuzzi Splash Pool. In addition to the in door and out door Bath room with its 'two-person' hand-crafted bath, there is also an Open-air Alfresco Garden Dining Pavilion and Roof Terrace. The mandatory Maldivian Swing(Undholi) Pavilion completes the majestic Dhonakulhi Residence.
JASMINE GARDEN VILLA - The exotic Jasmine Garden Villas area spectacular expanse of 705 square metres of land that you can call entirely your own. Each of the 5 Jasmine Garden Villas sits on the beach front and hasits own exclusive 9.5 metre by 4 metre private Infinity Swimming Pool and garden area. Entrance to the Jasmine Garden Villas is through a Maldivian-style court yard garden, leading to a spacious lounge over looking the swimming pool.The Bed room has a walk-in closet area and en-suite Bath room with indoor andoutdoor bathing facilities and a 'two-person' hand-crafted bath. There is alsoa separate guest toilet and shower room across the Lounge. Guests may intimately dine in their Open-air Alfresco Floating Dining Pavilion situated ona mini-island that floats on top of the pool or, alternatively, on the romantic Roof Terrace. The Maldivian Swing (Undholi) Pavilion completes the perfect setting for your hideaway from the world.
HIDEAWAY WATER SUITE - The Hideaway Water Suites are a first of their kind in the Maldives, if not the world, and are truly in a class of their own. Erected on wooden stilts in Dhonakulhi Islands shallow turquoise-blue lagoon and spread over 235 square metres of timber deck, our two stand-alone Hideaway Water Suites have their own exclusive ocean-view treatment room, sauna, steam room, outdoor round bath tub over looking the tranquil lagoon,sundeck, lagoon access, and complete in-villa spa treatment facilities in which guests can look forward to being pampered by a team of dedicated spa specialists from Mandara Spa. A stay in these havens of peace and serenity will leave our guests fresh, revitalized and rejuvenated. A honeymooner's delight!
HIDEAWAY PALACE - In the world of high class resorts, the Resort's two Hideaway Palaces remain unparalleled and represent the epitome of exclusivity, privacy and refinement. Each Hideaway Palace is sprawled over an expansive 1,420 square metres of land, located on a golden natural sandbank and erected one facing sunrise, and the other facing sunset. The Hideaway Palace comprises of five exclusive individual Villas which sit on top of a beautiful timber deck and are surrounded by a number of private Infinity Swimming Pools,giving an impression that they are floating on water.
RESTAURANTS & BARS
Whatever takes your fancy and whatever the time of day or night, the resident chefs remain entirely at your disposal. They can conjure up a myriad of succulent gourmet dishes to tempt your sensations and satisfy any taste at any time...
Romantic Dining experiences in Mesmeric settings
- Unique Butler service concept for the entire resort
- Succulent International Cuisine and grills at the Matheefaru restaurant with stunning sunrise views
- Fine dining at its best with a focus on Asian Specialty at the Gaafushi - built over water
- Hosts the largest Malt Whisky collection in the Indian Ocean at the Meeru Bar
- 24 hour in-villa dining with a variety of international cuisine to choose from.
- Library, which includes Cyber Cafe
- 2 Floodlit Tennis Courts
- Infinity Pool with Jacuzzi & children's pool
- Fitness Centre
- Jewellery Boutique
- Mandara Spa Shop
- Table Tennis
- Volley Ball
- Kids Club
DIVING & SNORKELING
If the settings above sea level has all the ingredients of a''holiday heaven'', the experience awaiting you below the water's surface is even more spectacular... Dhonakulhi has its own house reef 10-30 metres away, Fully-equipped diving school managed by Meridis Dive, with the latest diving technology and branded equipment
- Catamaran Sailing
- Water Skiing
- Wake boarding
SPA - If pampering your body and soul is your idea of heaven, the Hideaway Spa by Mandara has it all. Created with sensitivity to the guest experience, the design emphasis is on space, privacy and luxury...
WEDDINGS & HONEYMOONS
HIDEAWAY MEMORIES - Garland welcome of the couple at the Hanimadhoo Airport by their Personal Butler. Special welcome as per the Honeymoon service at Dhonakulhi …
The Island Hideaway at Dhonakulhi Maldives, Spa Resort &Marina is a luxury boutique resort situated on the privately-owned uninhabited virgin island of Dhonakulhi, North Maldives, Indian Ocean.The resort was opened on 1st August 2005 with 6 types of spectacular guest villas. The marina is the first of its kind in the Maldives. The Island is a haven of peace, tranquility and serenity. The Island Hideaway is one of the very few resorts in the Haa Alifu Atoll.