The Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa, a proud member of The Leading Hotels of the World, has finally opened its doors to the public on 1st August 2019.
The 5 star resort, located in the Raa Atoll in the Northern Maldives archipelago, boasts a 20-hectares island with 120-hectares lagoon, and is surrounded by over 1.7 km of house reef, white sandy beaches and crystal-clear waters. The 120 villas are divided into 11 different villa categories all with full privacy, including the biggest Royal Beach Villa (900 sqm) of the Maldives, and are designed using a selection of lavish materials such as bamboo, natural stones and “Langhi Langhi” leaves combining the tropical atmosphere of the island with the elegant touch of the modern interior style of the villas. The resort has also a private marina with direct access for seaplanes.
“With the Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa, we wanted to create a real sanctuary from the external chaotic modern life, able to accommodate both couples in search of relax and intimacy and families looking for a more playful experience, ensuring well-being for both children and parents” – declared Simone Scarapicchia, Partner and Director of Sales & Marketing for Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa – “We want to stimulate the creation of long lasting memories for all of our guests by meeting and exceeding their expectations at all times, and by surprising them with what we call the “Natural Elegance” of the Maldives”.
The Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa offers a new take on Deluxe All-Inclusive dining with 4 concept restaurants, delivering extraordinary flavors and a culinary experience for all five senses. Guests can choose between the Aqua Restaurant, offering a lavish buffet with a variety of international cooking stations, the Beach Club Grill, a unique dining location offering a combination of taste and elegance on the beach, Le Asiatique, which is the perfect choice for those who wish to taste a delicious selection of Asian cuisine created by our Asian Chefs, and the “Amazònico Restaurant” that offers Central and South America traditional cuisine.
The resort offers a wide range of facilities: The Emerald Spa with Thai and Balinese treatments in the privacy of its 10 air-conditioned bungalows; the Water Sport Center; the big Sport Center with tennis and paddle courts and, an in-door gym fully equipped with Technogym equipment. Highly skilled diving certified instructors are available at the 5 star PADI Diving Center, to offer guests the opportunity to experience the colorful reefs surrounding the island and Raa Atoll.
Families with children from 4 to 12 years old, can also enjoy the convenience of the Dolphin Kids Club.
Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa has been developed by the Emerald Collection, an Italian company renowned for its construction and management of luxury resorts in East Africa and the Caribbean. In Zanzibar, Emerald Collection is the luxury resort market leader, with two new hotel projects starting construction soon.