(18 Dec 2020)
One of the most exclusive, instagrammable and luxurious properties in
Minor Hotels’ portfolio has reopened its doors.
Guests of the 134-key Niyama Private Islands
Maldives have a choice of Beach Villas and Deluxe Water Pool
Villas, or the One, Two and Three-Bedroom Beach Pool Pavilions, if
they need a little extra space and privacy.
All options are brimming with the most modern
amenities, delicious treats filling the fridge and a private
Thakuru (butler) service, for a truly personalised private island
The luxury resort has two islands – Chill and Play
– for guests to enjoy.
On Chill, true to its name, guests can hide away
and indulge in spa and wellness services at Drift Spa,
or take in a movie under the stars at the outdoor cinema.
Play, adventures await above and below the ocean’s surface, from
chartering a private Dhoni to snorkelling with turtles or surfing
the private waves.
Joined by a small bridge, Chill and Play can be
discovered on foot or by bike, with all guests having their own
set of two wheels, perfect for exploring the spacious islands.
The jewel in Niyama’s crown is the magnificent
Crescent, a private playground of five ultra-chic pool villas,
accommodating up to 14 adults and eight children.
private chef, two butlers, a housekeeper and a host of
complimentary activities including a sunset dhoni cruise and movie
under the stars, the over water sanctuary is the perfect paradise
treat for the discerning traveller looking for space and privacy
to share with extended bubbles of family or friends.
Dhaalu Airport (DDD), a seven-minute speedboat
journey from Niyama, has recently been authorised to handle direct
international private jet arrivals and departures, making it the
perfect option for guests who have their own planes.