One and Only Reethi Rah
 
 
 
One and Only Reethi Rah
 
 
Atoll : Kaafu  
Distance : 35Km from Airport  
No of Rooms :130  
No of Restaurants : 4  
No of Bars : 4  
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There is a place in a far blue ocean of wonderful beauty. A jewel among a string of coral atolls, lagoons and white sands. The experience is privacy, warmth and moments of magic – a promise of utter contentment fulfilled.

This is One&Only Reethi Rah.

Surrounded by the wonders of the crystal blue ocean, this superb new all-villa resort offers an unrivalled level of style, choice and personalised exploration. Sleek and spectacular, with unprecedented privacy, One&Only Maldives at Reethi Rah inspires extraordinary journeys for the soul.

Set on one of the largest islands in North Male' Atoll, adorned with endless white sand coves and turquoise bays, all villas enjoy beautiful ocean views and direct access to the lagoon. One&Only Maldives at Reethi Rah offers the ultimate holiday experience to those seeking the pinnacle of tropical luxury. Nowhere else in the Maldives is there a resort with this much space and exclusivity.

LOCATION

One&Only Maldives at Reethi Rah is just 35km (22 miles) from the airport at Male', the capital of the Maldives. A 75-minute luxury launch aboard the One&Only yacht brings guests directly to the resort located on one of the largest islands in North Malé Atoll.

DINING

Whether eating in casual wear beside the beach or more formally in the main restaurant, guests enjoy a level of service that is unsurpassed in tropical island resorts. Food is innovative and of the finest ingredients, prepared in an inspiring variety of ways.

Reethi Restaurant frames the natural beauty all around and the stunning cuisine, impeccable service and low-key ambience within. An eclectic menu fuses flavours from Asia Pacific and the Mediterranean into a light, contemporary cuisine. Floor-to-ceiling glass screens reveal the 'open-concept' show kitchen, and a walk-in wine room with an extensive collection doubles as a private dining room for special events. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Compared to two of London's top Japanese restaurants, Tapasake is an over-water venue combining incredible sunset views with contemporary Japanese cuisine. For the purist, daily deliveries from Tokyo and Osaka coupled with the chef's hand-picked ingredients ensure sushi and sashimi meet the highest standards. Tapasake's menu features superb fish and seafood, fresh from the Indian Ocean, transformed into modern Japanese cuisine with a twist. In addition to a selection of premium Sakes, the wine list concentrates on the world's best Rieslings, currently taking wine critics by storm. Serving dinner only.

Fanditha is an exotic, boho-chic beachside spot serving a Middle Eastern influenced menu of mezzehs, chargrills and salads - accompanied by the finest selection of chilled rosés and champagnes. Guests laze on divan-style bolsters and Arabic carpets, on bamboo loungers or in woven hammocks. On selected evenings, there are late-night parties under the stars, creating a chill-out ambiance amidst chandeliers dangling from trees. Open for sunset cocktails and dinner only.

Located next to the main pool, Rah Bar features an all day menu of healthy salads, wraps, snacks, low-fat smoothies made with exotic fresh fruits and vegetables, a variety of waters and a fresh juice station. With the fall of evening, Rah Bar is transformed into a vibrant cocktail bar with live music, cool martinis, tropical cocktails, sparkling champagne and a fine collection of vintage rums from the Indian Ocean and Caribbean islands.

An extensive villa dining menu is available 24 hours a day, and includes such treats as personal beach barbecues. A team of Villa Chefs is on call to create exquisite menus for dining in privacy.

ACCOMMODATION

One&Only Reethi Rah is home to private villas discreetly placed along the shore - with 98 Beach Villas secluded by lush tropical greenery, and 32 Water Villas set above the clear, protected waters of the lagoon. Among the largest resort villas in the world, each is detached, expansive and equally luxurious.

SERVICES;

With an unparalleled level of service, One&Only Reethi Rah welcomes guests with a tremendous sense of gracious hospitality. All guests enjoy the services of a dedicated Villa Host, on hand 24-hours a day to help with anything at all that will make stays more enjoyable and comfortable. From packing or unpacking a suitcase to organising flowers for the villa and making dinner reservations, no task is too big or too small.

Services include: 24-hour dedicated Villa Host, Unlimited use of resort’s electric buggy service, Welcome beverage, Fresh fruit, delivered daily, Villa dining, Twice daily maid service, Comfort menu.

AMENITIES;

Capturing the essence of the Maldives, the look and feel of each villa is sleek and elegantly tropical, using beautiful natural materials and contemporary styling together with the latest technologies and amenities.

Amenities include: Flat-screen LCD interactive televisions with satellite channels, CD and DVD players, Surround sound audio system, High-speed broadband Internet access, Espresso- and tea-making machines, 30cm Sealy Posturepedic mattress and 300 thread-count Satin 100%Egyptian cotton bed linens, Pillow menu, Terrace sun bed, Double bathroom and dressing areas, Over-sized terrazzo bath , Choice of plush bathrobes and light Kimono bathrobes, Hairdryer, Personal safe.

 
 
 
Services and Amenities
  Attire on the island is casual during the day, with guests wrapped in sarongs or kaftans and barefoot in the sand. Guests are asked to wear bathing suit cover-ups and shoes or sandals in the restaurants and bars. Island chic is the keynote for evenings and smart casual resort attire is required.

INTERNET ACCESS

High-speed broadband Internet access is complimentary in all of the villas.

POOL AND BEACH

The main pools are located near Reethi Restaurant. The adult-only lap pool extends 30 metres (98 feet) out into the lagoon and features a unique bubble bed at one end, while the freeform infinity-edge pool has an internal Jacuzzi and islands. Children have their own pool at KidsOnly, which is supervised at all times by a certified lifeguard.

KIDS ONLY

The complimentary KidsOnly programme has its own clubhouse with a team of dedicated and fully-certified supervisors, its own pool, indoor entertainment facilities and dining area. Available from 9am to 9pm, kids from four- to eleven-years-old can enjoy a wide array of fun and educational activities, including cooking lessons, evening shows, tree planting, Maldivian dance lessons and a variety of sports and excursions.

Children under four are welcome but must attend with a parent or guardian. Baby-sitters can be provided 24 hours a day by the resort at a fee.

Designated staff provide a personal service for the twelve- to seventeen-year-olds helping them connect and socialise with new friends from around the world in a fun environment. They can enjoy a wide variety of programme options in a designated area including sports, nature, adventure and local excursions.

SPA

Located in a secluded area of the resort with expansive relaxation lawns and manicured gardens, One&Only Spa commands an impressive space of 9,500m2 (102,250ft2) with spectacular views of the ocean.

Natural and healing therapies are provided in eight luxurious treatment villas, each nestled beneath its own thatched roof and uniquely designed to form a soothing natural environment with exquisite finishes of Batu Chandi stone surrounding the terrace platform. Two over-water double treatment suites are an enticing retreat for couples. Customized treatments are based on Ayurvedic traditions infused with western luxuries.

It is an all-encompassing experience with swirling vitality pools, crystal steam rooms, saunas and stimulating ice fountains. Lifestyle showers create a refreshing burst of tropical rain, and healthy spa cuisine and beach-side relaxation pavilions complete the journey.

WEDDING

As with all visitors' marriages in the Maldives, these are ceremonies of blessing rather than legally binding weddings. Ceremonies take place on one of the resort’s 12 pristine white sandy beaches, down a petal-strewn ‘aisle’ towards the sea, while the tropical sun sinks into the depths of the sea and the sky is filled with breathtaking pastel colours.

 
 
Recreation
  Banana and tube rides, Bowls, Canoes, Cycling, Deep-sea fishing, Fitness Centre – Featuring state-of-the-art, innovative TechnoGym equipment, including the very latest Kinesis Bodycentric training system, all supervised by highly qualified resident trainers., Football (soccer), Jogging tracks, Kayaks, Parasailing, Paddle boats, Sailing and Catamarans, Scuba diving (Nitrox, rebreather and night diving, PADI dive centre), Snorkelling, Tai Chi, Tennis – Two synthetic grass courts, lit for night play, Volleball, Windsurfing.
 
 
 

Room types & Suites

Beach Villas
Enjoy direct views of the ocean and private stretch of beach from the bed and two-sided shaded veranda, with outside table, seating area and sun bed. (135m2/1,453ft2).

Beach Villas with Pool
A private outdoor pool (measuring 21m2/69ft2) shaded by tropical trees and stretching towards the ocean adds to the allure of the Beach Villas. (165m2/1,775ft2 including pool).

Duplex Beach Villas
An ideal family option, these villas feature one King-size bed villa and a villa with two Queen-size beds plus divan (accommodating up to four small children and a nanny, or a couple with three older children). The two freestanding villas are linked by a path screened by lush vegetation, making it possible to use them separately. (135m2/2,906ft2 plus 165m2/1,776ft2 with pool).

Grand Beach Villas
The largest villas at the resort, Grand Beach Villas are hidden amidst tropical foliage with private access to the lagoon and beach. With an astounding interior space, the villas offer one or two bedrooms, separate dining and sitting room, and a spacious bathroom with a luxurious bath for two with walk-in rain and jet shower. Shady verandas provide a generous outdoor seating area, a private 25m2 (82ft2) pool, and canopied day bed. (One-bedroom 260m2/2,798ft2, Two-bedroom 322m2/3,465ft2).

Water Villas
These villas are the same size as the Beach Villas, and feature netted wraparound hammocks suspended over the water on the outer rim of the deck allowing for breezy sunbathing or relaxing stargazing. (149m2/1,603ft2)

Grand Water Villas with Pool
Perched majestically on sturdy platforms above the lagoon, these westward-facing villas offer stunning views of dazzling Maldivian sunsets. Surrounded by chic decking, each offers wraparound over water hammocks, platforms for sun beds, a 20m2 (215ft2) private pool, and covered outdoor dining and seating. (241m2/2,594ft2).