Dusit Thani Maldives presents the blending of Thai gracious hospitality with the unparalleled luxury setting of destination Maldives. Located on Mudhdhoo Island in the almost untouched Baa Atoll, Dusit Thani Maldives is 35 minutes by seaplane from the capital Male and International airport, and 10 minutes by speed boat from the new domestic airport. This exquisite five star resort opened in February 2012 aiming to deliver a unique experience to discerning well-travelled guests seeking a peaceful retreat. It is surrounded by a pulsating 360-degree coral reef with a turquoise lagoon and a verdant landscape.
The resort's 100 elegant and modern villas are styled with classic Maldivian woodwork and contemporary Thai architecture and assure total comfort and relaxation for guests. The lush tropical surrounding, dense with palm trees and indigenous flora creates a natural castaway haven. All are complemented by state-of-the-art technology and luxurious amenities, including the new sustainable product lines from Molton Brown UK.
The Beach Villas (122sqm), some with private pools, overlook the beach with stunning lagoon views. Lagoon Villas with Pool (150sqm) offer the best of both worlds, with a spacious deck area with a unique combination of beach and lagoon access. The Ocean Villas with Pools (180sqm) feature a spacious deck, private plunge pool and large daybed. The exclusive two-bedroom Ocean Pavilions (370sqm) and Beach Residences (560sqm) present indulgent luxurious island living with indoor and outdoor dining facilities, and an expansive private swimming pool. All villas exude vivid designs equipped with modern amenities, such as a 46' LED satellite television with internet protocol, complimentary Wi-Fi internet access, a BOSE surround sound system, and an in-room bar, choices of wine, wine chiller, Nespresso machine as well as tea and coffee facilities.
Exquisite cuisine served in a romantic setting is another highlight of Dusit Thani Maldives. The seaside all-day dining restaurant “The Market” brings Continental delights to the Maldives with an array of à la carte selections, as well as a breakfast buffet and dinner served in a relaxing brasserie-style.
Overlooking the crystal blue ocean, the resort's signature Thai restaurant “Benjarong” serves authentic Thai flavours creatively mixed with luxury ingredients from all over the world. The “Sea Grill” offers the best of the ocean alongside the highest quality imported steaks. With relaxed setting of comfortable indoor and outdoor seating area Sea Grill brings the best of its romantic poolside and Maldives beach view location. Enjoy sunsets or simply stargaze from “Sala Bar” while talented bar artisans create innovative refreshments complemented by Asian tapas dishes. “Sand Bar” is perfect to socialize and mingle by the pool in late afternoon whilst enjoying creative selection of fresh cocktails. Dance away to the beats of DJ during the evening at Sand Bar. The underground wine cellar boasts an extraordinary library of wine varietals and labels from all over the world.
Relaxation is always on hand at Dusit's long established award-winning “Devarana Spa”. Lining the treetops of the island's tropical rainforest, six of the elegant spa's eight treatment pods are suspended on top of the trees offering a "heavenly" spa experience to guests from around the world with unmatched vistas of the island and turquoise lagoon. A comprehensive spa menu features a full range of massages and treatments including massages, facial, body treatments, manicures, pedicures, as well as a range of treatments incorporating local Thai influences. All treatments are performed by skilled Thai spa therapists to deliver an authentic Thai spa experience in keeping with Thailand's legendary hospitality. The spa is also well equipped with state-of-the-art facilities such as relaxation area, sauna, steam, hot & cold tub and plunge pool to ensure ultimate relaxation.
To get the most from the experience, Dusit Thani Maldives also offers guests fully equipped fitness centre with personal trainer, yoga instructor, marine biologist, lit tennis courts, children’s play area and club facility, library and internet stations and island boutique.
A masterpiece of its kind, the swimming pool comprises 750 square meters and is the largest swimming pool in the Maldives. The pool decks are adorned with sun-beds and with the view of the lagoon and the beach.
A paradise for snorkelers and divers, Dusit Thani Maldives is surrounded by a bustling coral reef that is the Maldives' first UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, home to marine life including eagle rays, manta rays, and the endangered whale shark, and even dolphins and a variety of turtle species. A remarkable house reef wrapping entirely around the island allows guests to swim the 360-degree faroe reef system and three underwater caves alongside schools of banner fish, big-eye trevallys and other diverse marine life. Guests are also able to enjoy diving and varieties of water-sports. Guests can explore the turquoise waters with activities such as snorkeling, kite surfing, water skiing, canoeing, fishing or wake boarding.
The Dusit Thani Maldives marks another landmark for Dusit International. With this milestone Dusit International continues to acquire a unique portfolio of deluxe hotels, building upon Thai culture and tradition to create a personalized welcome to all guests; the delivery of an experience that enlivens the individual spirit no matter what the journey.