Imagine having your own 5-acre playground in a dazzling and undisturbed UNESCO ocean territory, which is off limits to everyone but you. That’s Voavah, the world’s first exclusive-use UNESCO hideaway – a gorgeous 7-bedroom island resort in the Baa Atoll Biosphere Reserve that offers limitless island living to its guests: somewhere to retreat, explore, connect, celebrate… and dream with your eyes open.
A 40-minute VIP seaplane ride from Malé
40 minutes by Seaplane
PRIVATE ISLAND OVERVIEW
Voavah days revolve around the double-storey Beach House and adjacent powder white sands, crystal lagoon and vibrant reef. Laze in the shady open-air lounge. Dive the pristine waters. Swim with reef sharks, kaleidoscopic fish and turtles. Harmonise at The Ocean of Consciousness Spa. Celebrate in style with a moonlit banquet or pool party. Or hop on Voavah Summer, your private luxury yacht, and explore your territory: protected Baathala to the North; manta hotspot Hanifaru to the South; secluded sandbanks to the East or float West into blissful oblivion – and a breathtaking Baa Atoll sunset…
On the beach, overwater or in a panoramic Mezzanine Suite – each option offers the utmost in seclusion and security, with an undeniable at-home vibe. Both villas feature vast cool bedrooms and breezy open-air lounges, either steps from the crystal lagoon or flanked by decks with overwater hammocks. There are three additional rooms for children and two additional rooms for private staff.
THREE-BEDROOM BEACH VILLA 1,077 sqm (11,593 sq ft)
TWO-BEDROOM WATER VILLA 553 sqm (5,952 sq ft)
MEZZANINE SUITES – 2 units (94 sqm / 1,012 sq ft per suite)
Choose The Beach House for casual or chic dining, inside or out, banquet or poolside. Or opt for a BBQ on the deck, a party on the beach or a theme night (Bollywood, Lobster Celebration, Maldivian Fisherman’s Feast etc). Then there’s in-room dining, anytime of day or night – as well as sheesha pipes, pool competitions and stargazing soirées.
Enjoy sunset cocktails and catch your own sashimi onboard your yacht. Dine in sublime seclusion marooned on a sandbank. Go native at Baathala island while we prepare a picnic lunch. Or head to Landaa Giraavaru for Arabic, Italian, Teppanyaki and more.
WELLNESS & SPA
The Ocean of Consciousness Spa invites you to be still and listen. Hear the beat of your inner being; the pulse of the UNESCO Biosphere; and the harmonic potential that lies between.
Bespoke treatments by ila, performed by multi award-winning therapists, connect body and soul with life’s highest values: sathya (truth), dharma (right action), shanthi (peace), and prema (love and compassion) – believed by enlightened sages to reveal the path to ultimate bliss.
Spa also offers Yoga, Meditation and Pranayama (breathing) classes, beauty treatments and on call Rossano Ferretti Hair Consultants to meet all your wellbeing needs. Or you can visit Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru for its award-winning Spa and Ayurvedic Retreat, just a 20-minute boat ride away.