Industry-leading Service: From the general staff to the expertly-trained Raffles butlers, the high-level of intuitive service provided for guests here is truly excellent. Butlers are prepared to help with guests’ needs ranging from standard room service to facilitating activities like snorkeling and kayaking.
Island Aesthetics: Accommodations at Raffles Maldives Meradhoo are uniquely beautiful in their architecture and spacious, open-air layouts. Subtle touches like aquamarine-inspired color palettes, indoor-outdoor daybeds, and private swimming pool areas make a stay here as close as one can get to a private island living experience.
Oceanside Dining at its Finest: In-house dining options – such as the barbecue-focused Firepit, the welcoming Thari, and the indulgent, overwater delight of Yuzu – offer a variety of cuisines for guests. Two additional bars feature expert bartenders, locally renowned for their artisan cocktails.
With Remote Lands you'll travel with people who have made Asia the solitary focus of their own lifelong adventure. As our guest, you'll discover Asia on a journey that is completely, authentically your own, adapted from our own remarkable experiences and adventures over the years.
With Remote Lands you'll travel with people who have made Asia the solitary focus of their own lifelong adventure. As our guest, in the continent that our north American founders Catherine and Jay have adored and explored for decades, you'll discover Asia on a journey that is completely, authentically your own, adapted from our own remarkable experiences and adventures over the years.
These 2,368-square-foot rooms come with a king-size bed and space for two. Generous outdoor spaces include a private garden and pool, as well as a veranda, and a deep-soaking bathtub comes complete with a separate walk-in shower. All standard Raffles luxury amenities and features are available in the Beach Villa, and, as with all Raffles accommodations, access to private butler service comes standard.
This room type measures 2,476 square feet and features a super king-size bed. The natural world of marine life provides an immediate backdrop beneath guests’ feet, with overwater terraces making a dip in the ocean literally a step away. All high-end Raffles features and services apply, including access to the in-house wellness center.
Like the Overwater Villa, this room type is 2,476 square feet in size with a super king-size bed, only the Sunset edition boasts unobstructed west-facing views of the Laccadive Sea. The opportunity to toast the last rays of the day as a private chef prepares your meal within the comfort of your villa makes this room type one of the most romantic options on offer at the Raffles Maldives.
These 2,799-square-foot rooms feature super king-size beds and space for four people. In short, these accommodations are defined by the spacious living areas they offer guests. The bedroom suite, for example, features separate sleeping and study areas, a walk-in wardrobe, a huge bathroom with a sunken bathtub, a glorious rain shower, and a beautiful vanity.
The Beach Residence option measures 2,799 square feet and comes with super king-size beds, much like the Deluxe Beach Villa. Yet two separate buildings, with a private pool and garden in between, set the Beach Residence apart as a space perfectly suited to families and larger groups.
This overwater sanctuary with panoramic views on all sides spans 3,229 square feet, features super king-size beds, and can house four comfortably. With two separate bedrooms, a living room, a gorgeous bathroom, and a private pool – all of which look out upon astonishing views from the lagoon’s very tip – Overwater Residences are the ultimate in palatial elegance.
These 3,229-square-foot villas comprise two separate bedrooms, a plush communal lounge, a grand bathroom, and a large pool and deck area. And to top it all off, the west-facing view of the sunset is just steps away from the abundant marine life living below the pool deck in the thriving house reef.
The ultimate in class and sophistication where accommodations are concerned at Raffles Maldives Meradhoo, the Raffles Royal Residence spans 15,069 square feet and can house up to eight people comfortably. This room type consists of a heavenly three-bedroom villa with a private beach, vast infinity pool, shaded outdoor terraces, and of course, the legendary 24-hour Raffles butler service. Soaring high ceilings and fully-retractable windows number among other top-tier features guests will experience in the Raffles Royal Residence.
The hotel’s state-of-the-art fitness center, which features Our Life brand fitness equipment, provides workout facilities to meet all needs, as well as dedicated personal trainers. Additionally, a garden jogging track, outdoor swimming pool, and multiple relaxation areas are also at guests’ disposal.
The spa, set atop the crystal blue waters of the Indian Ocean, will have guests’ every health and wellness indulgence fulfilled. Among facilities and services available at the spa are private ocean-view yoga sessions, regenerative massages and facials, personalized beauty treatments, and more.
This chic, beachfront bar features an elegant list of vintage champagnes and wines in the style of the famed British Royal cellars.
This informal, open-themed restaurant serves a range of pastries and fresh fruits at breakfast, salads and a la carte dishes at lunch, and inventively themed dinners in the evening.
A restaurant that truly lives up to its name, The Firepit features flavorful fusions of grilled vegetables, meats, and more. In essence, if it can be grilled to perfection over an open flame, then guests can hope to see it on the menu at this unique eatery.
Expert mixologists pour authentic Japanese sake and luscious cocktails using pisco, mezcal, or tequila at Yapa. Sushi, oysters, or sliders may also accompany drinks.
In a distinctly romantic setting above the placid lagoon waters, Yuzu’s culinary legacy is one of traditional Peruvian dishes melded with influences from Spain, Italy, China, and Japan.
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