Located on Muravandhoo island on the Raa Atoll in the northern Maldives, JOALI features 73 private beach and water villas and residences. Each villa is inspired by individual stories and designed to evoke this sensibility throughout. JOALI Spa by Espa is inspired by the tropical surrounds and offers indulgent treatments. A fitness center offers expert trainers and expansive views of the turquoise hued blue ocean and deep green flora and fauna.
There are four restaurants that provide inventive fusion cuisine. Vandhoo Restaurant – a specially designed dining experience spanning tastes from across South-East Asia, China, the Mediterranean and the Levant, Gourmet gallivants will indulge in experiential dining choices, superlative breakfast spreads and an impressive cellar of hand-picked wines and vintages to match. Her Kitchen – a personalised culinary experience for guests to learn how to cook (and enjoy) local Maldivian recipes
Saoke Restaurant designed by Japanese restaurant architect Noriyoshi Muramatsu replete with Kotatsu seating and elegant lounge, to Nikkei cuisine. Italian Restaurant – a piece of Italy in the midst of the Maldives, from Nonna-approved pastas to obligatory Bellini aperitivos and grappa digestives. Mura Bar – comprising cabanas and infinity pods overlooking the sandy white beach and iridescent sea.
With its vibrant ocean and lush landscapes JOALI can arrange activities like snorkeling with manta rays, learning about coral degradation in the underwater museum, wakeboarding to chartered yacht and dhoni excursions as well as meeting with local communities. An art map of the hotel takes guests on an art and sculpture tour of the island in a scavenger hunt of unique works designed specifically for Joali.