The Haven
 
 
 
The Haven
 
 
Atoll : Kaafu  
Distance : 9.6 km  
No of Rooms :62  
No of Restaurants : 3  
No of Bars : 2  
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The Haven Maldives -a Touch above

Standing clearly above the rest, The Haven at Lankanfinolhu, is a heavenly retreat. Just 20 minutes from the airport lies The Haven facing the majestic emerald backdrop of the Indian Ocean .

The Haven is a 62 room resort entirely built on stilts protruding out of the turquoise shallow water in the lagoon awaiting those seeking the ultimate vacation. The Haven offers excellent cuisine and choice. Sleek, contemporary and lustrous ,The Haven offers unparalleled services and comfort.

The Haven Maldives hotel is situated in the lagoon of Lankanfinolhu of Paradise Island Resort hotel and measures nearly 1 km in length. Stretched over the lagoon and Maldives waters its just 9km from the airport. The Haven Maldives over water hotel is a brand new extension of the Paradise Island Resort. Managed separately the Haven Maldives is designed for leisure, luxury and faces the majestic emerald backdrop of the Indian Ocean.

DINING

The Haven offers a variety of specialist international cuisine set in a range of settings, to suit all tastes and add variety to your meals during your stay. While the main restaurant serves a variety of food from different nationalities, meals at the other restaurants would certainly add a special touch of luxury and romance to your holiday. With a range of speciality restaurants you will certainly be spoilt for choice.

Ristorante al Tramonto & Sunset Bar
Specialist Italian-set at the end of the main jetty over the edge of the house reef, overlooking the sea; this restaurant certainly provides a romantic setting for any meal. Located on the western side of the island the restaurant is a popular setting for a romantic sunset cocktail as people gather to watch the magnificent sunsets.
Complete with pizzeria, gelateria, the restaurant serves genuine Italian dishes. The restaurant provides comfortable seating for 48 inside, and 48 more on the surrounding open-air deck outside.

Fukuya Teppanyaki
A small decorative bridge over a miniature pool with waterfall leads you to the entrance of this cozy restaurant. Decorated in true Japanese style, the restaurant provides seating for about 20.
Featuring Japanese traditional teppanyaki - show cooking, the restaurant offers a range of traditional Japanese dishes. In additional to the more familiar Japanese dishes such as sushi and sashimi, a variety of dishes are served. Chefs trained in Japanese cooking uses genuine ingredients, imported from Japan . A meal here is a show in itself. The fact that this restaurant is patronised by the Japanese and South Asian guests at the resort, proves the quality of meals served here.
The well-stocked bar in the restaurant serves all usual bar drinks and a range of non-alcoholic drinks and exotic alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails.

Dhaavani Restaurant - Coffee shop
This is the place for a light lunch or an afternoon snack, in a more informal setting, decorated in a casual snack bar style. The restaurant offers seating for about 50. Conveniently located in front of the pool area, the Dhaavani Restaurant and Coffee shop is open round the clock.
The menu on offer contains a range of light snacks to hearty meals. In addition to the usual fare of salads, sandwiches and burgers, and the range of Asian and European dishes featured on the menu, special theme nights are held on certain days of the week. The Mongolian barbecue and the Tandoori nights are evenings to enjoy. Tandoori dishes may be enjoyed on any day you wish. Lunch at the Dhaavani Restaurant features a daily Tandoori corner.
This restaurant serves you for your convenience. While the late breakfast included in the menu serves those who prefer to lie in during their holidays, a range of ice creams serves to quench your thirst while sun bathing at the poolside. The restaurant serves the poolside too.

Paradise Bar
This is the main bar of the resort. The bar is spacious with modern interiors. Open on all sides the bar overlooks the poolside and the sea. The bar provides comfortable, cushioned seating for more than 90. The hammock like traditional seating - 'joalis' inside the bar, provides additional seating plus a touch of variation. Green leafy potted plants add to the ambience.
A fine atmosphere to relax after a day of diving or discuss the day's events with newly found friends. Three nights a week live music performed inside the bar or at the poolside provides for some action on the disco floor inside the bar, with its colourful and flashy lighting, as it becomes the centre of activity and attraction. Once a week the resorts DJ spins some swinging tunes for you to dance the night away, after the excitement offered by a 'crab race'. Enjoy a quieter moment or cool down with a 'Coconut Punch'- one of the most popular cocktails served in the bar- outside by the pool. The bar serves the poolside too.
Check out the 'cocktail of the day', and once a week, you are offered the chance of sampling the most popular cocktails served in the bar - the 'Cocktail Garden' held once a week offers a choice of about 16 cocktails.

Beach Bar
The Beach Bar is conveniently located on the white sandy beach at the northern end of the island. This one is specially for beach babies who spend their day enjoying the variety of watersports offered at the Delphis Water Sports Centre also located at this end of the island. Although the bar is a simple structure, which blends in with the surroundings, spaced out seating, spread out on the beach under thatched parasols provide a convenient setting for a drink. The bar serves soft drinks, beers and fresh fruit drinks and is open till late afternoon.

DIVING

Delphis Diving Centers takes care here of all the diving. With a perfect safety record, they are able to show you with ease the best diving places in the North Male Atoll. All the Delphis instructors are having years of experience in Maldives and are able to offer you the helping hand exactly when you want or need it. If you are an experienced diver you can benefit from their knowledge of the divesites, so that you will be able to get the most out of each dive.

Being located close to classic divesites like Blue Caves, HP reef, Banana Reef and Furana Thila, certified divers will have memorable experiences during their holiday. Every season offers something beautiful! In the European wintertime we can enjoy extremely good visibility underwater, which makes diving really feel like flying between the fish. From May to November, Paradise is the perfect location (only a 5 minutes boattrip away) for visiting one of the best manta spots in Maldives. Delphis is daily offering a minimum of at least two boat dives a day to any of the spots in the atoll while two tank dives and full day trips are frequently organised.

If you are not a diver yet the lagoon of Paradise is the place to learn it. Delphis organizes beginner sessions in small groups, which will ensure you of personal attention and a comfortable way to learn diving. The big team of professional staff is multilingual ( eg at moment of writing 10 languages spoken ) and can all look back on a long teaching experience. Delphis offers all diving courses from easy beginner courses all the way up to diving instructor. Following gives you an impression of the different beginner courses.

 
 
 
Services and Amenities
  Baby Cot, Babysitting or child care, In house medical clinic, Internet WiFi, Souvenir Shop, Jewelry Shop, Laundry, Photo Shop, Curency Exchange, Photocopy Service, gym, sauna ,Glass bottom boat

SPA

Araamu Spa
Regenerate your hormonal system and improve blood circulation and stimulate nerves system in our Araamu Spa. Relax your body and mind from physical and mental stress and re-vitalizes your body with the following treatments that we serve:


  Room Facilities & Amenities

Air-Conditioned, Daily free bottled water, Mini bar, Balcony, Hair Dryer, Plasma TV, Beach Front, Hot & Cold fresh water, Private bath & shower, Cable / Satellite TV, Housekeeping, Tea / Coffee, Climate control, IDD Telephone, Telephone extension, Complementary toiletries, Bathrobes/Slippers, Personal Safe

 
Recreation
  Beach and Swimpool
The island has got a wide beach where you can enjoy the sunrise and the sunset and the beach activities. The swim pool is great for relaxation after a hard day of activities

Water Sports
The Villa Water sports Centre in Paradise Island offers courses in windsurfing and catamaran sailing in addition to excellent facilities for a variety of water sports. The centre, located at the northern end of the island is equipped with the best. The big shallow lagoon surrounding the island is a safe and convenient place to learn windsurfing or catamaran sailing or enjoy any of the water sports offered.
Water bikes, paddleboats, water scooters are also available for you to paddle around in. Banana Riding, Fun tubes, Knee boarding, Kite surfing, parasailing, Water skiing would certainly give you the opportunity to get some excitement in the water.
Enjoy a romantic sunset ride on a two-seater paddleboat or ride the waves on a water scooter with the spray and wind on your face.

Surfing
The surfing guests will need to hire boat rides on half-day or full-day basis. The resort do not provide surf boards and guests will need bring their own boards.

Land Sports
The island offers the following land sports:
Aerobics, Basket Ball, Volley Ball, Photo Flight, Sunset Cocktail, Blue water Safari, Submarine excursion, Beach Volley, Billiard/ Snooker, Floodlit tennis court, Indoor Badminton, Squash, Table Tennis.

Evening Entertainment
When the sun is down, disco into the night, or small talk time away curled on a chair on the picturesque open air deck with stars above and islands beckoning across the sea. There is also a karaoke facilities.

Cultural Show
The weekly cultural show (BODUBERU) and live music depending on house count of guests and a barbecue night provide a few climatic moments in an unforgettable holiday.

Excursions
The resort is surrounded by several other resorts and is in the vicinity of the capital Male' and many other inhabited islands. So it is just a matter of minutes by boat if you wish to satisfy your curiosity to see what goes on in these islands that you see everyday as you walk around the beach. You may visit resorts close by or catch a glimpse of the daily life of Maldivians in one of the fishing villages. For those who wish to test their skills at fishing a variety of fishing expeditions are organised. Excursions are organised on a weekly or twice-weekly basis. However these are subject to weather conditions and a minimum level of participation by the guests.

Excursion trips
Tour to the island and the Capital Male, Excursion organized by the hotel includes full and half day island hopping, Male’ shopping, snorkeling trip for different location, photo flights, picnics, deep sea fishing, night fishing. Note: There is a doctor for your medical needs plus attached pharmacy for your extra comfort.

 
Business
  Conference Hall
Conference hall charge includes a multimedia data projector, multi-system TV set with a VCR, one slide projector, one OHP, one flipchart with stand and mineral water during conference but not exceeding one bottle per person per day.
Secretarial Room
Secretarial room charge includes 01 PC with internet connection, 01 laser printer, 01 photocopier, DID telephone and fax services.
Break-away Rooms
Break-away room charges do not include any equipment.

 
 
 

Room types & Suites

Water Villa
Measuring 77 square meters in size and set over water is perfect for a couple. The interior is simple yet pleasing to the eyes and has Day beds an a terrace that gives you a beautiful view of the Ocean.

Haven Villa
More spacious than the Water Villa and measuring 80 square meters in size the Haven Villa would provide accommodation for a couple. Like the water villa the Haven Villa would also give you the chance to enjoy the splendid view of the ocean and has all that is needed to relax and let your self go.

Haven Suites
With a spectacular view of the sunset, this luxurious, private suite offers you the chance to unwind and experience life in a different view. The over water suite has its own swimming pool and Jacuzzi and would provide you with private dinning facilities to give you that feeling of privacy and serenity. Measuring a 237 square meters in area the Haven Suite can accommodate four people comfortably.

Ocean Suites
Built on the edge of the reef where one can only enjoy the magnificent view of the world famous, breath taking crystal clear lagoon and the soothing ocean breeze. The Ocean suites measure a incredible 386 square meters and can accommodate six people, luxurious with its own swimming pool and Jacuzzi and two bed rooms the Ocean suite would also endow you with private dinning.