Furaveri Island Resort & Spa prides itself on offering guests a true Maldivian experience with a taste of local culture combined with the ultimate in luxury and relaxation.
Located in the exotic Raa Atoll, this new luxury resort boasts its own white sandy beaches, crystal clear turquoise waters, two house reefs and tropical, lush vegetation making it a tranquil haven in a Maldivian paradise. The island is accessible by a scenic 30- 45minute seaplane transfer which offers a stunning view of the pearls of the Indian Ocean.
A true Maldivian experience
For travellers seeking a gateway to experience Maldivian life at its purest, the award-winning Furaveri is in perfect sync with its core trinity of modern hospitality, the Maldivian culture, and preserving its nature. Local gourmet delicacies in an ambience filled with Boduberu dance and songs in traditional costume while staying in the villas shaped like traditional Maldivian boat houses, several activities showcasing Maldivian history and culture and hundreds of associates dedicated for the cause of giving the ultimate Maldivian hospitality. This is the ongoing journey for Furaveri Island resort to become the most authentic Maldivian resort in Maldives.
Within its first year of operation, Furaveri was awarded two esteemed accolades by Destination Weddings & Honeymoons Abroad magazine. In the annual Gold Awards, the resort was honoured with ‘Best Honeymoon Resort for Indian Ocean 2016’, as well as the ultimate ‘Best Worldwide Honeymoon Resort 2016’.
The 107 luxury villas have been designed with local influences to reflect the authentic Maldivian culture. They offer the ultimate in five-star accommodation with spacious interiors and outside wooden deck areas. Nestled in the lush gardens of tropical vegetation and a few steps away from the beach, the Garden Villas are elegantly designed and generously spacious with 110 square metres featuring a large private sundeck, private tropical garden with a semi-open bathroom.
The Beach Villas with 125 square metres of space are set directly on the powdery white beach and surrounded by lush greenery. Facing the sun-rise side of the island, the villas offer a large veranda with sun loungers and a sala with a private dining area to enjoy a stunning view of the crystal waters. The semi-open bathroom is completed with shower, a freestanding bathtub, twin vanities and an outdoor rainfall shower.
Inspired by the design of the traditional Maldivian fishing boat, the Dhoni, the luxurious Dhoni Pool Villas offer a tastefully decorated bedroom with seating area and an amazing view out to a wooden veranda with a six-metre private pool overlooking the pristine beach.
The 155 square metre Beach Pool Villa faces the turquoise lagoon, the bedroom presents an impressive view out to the heart of your villa: a private six-metre pool for moments of pure bliss. The large outdoor area is complemented with a wooden sun deck, a sala with private dining area and comfortable sun loungers.
The magnificent Water Villas are built over the sparkling lagoon and close to the house reef with its incredible marine life. Cosy, warm and tastefully decorated, the water villas feature a spacious living room and bathroom. The sea-facing wall opens out onto your own wooden veranda with a private dining area, daybed, sun loungers and steps leading directly into the clear waters of the Indian Ocean. The bathroom is completed with twin vanities, an indoor rainfall shower and freestanding bath tub with a glass front leading to the sun deck.
The 212 square metre two-bedroom Overwater Pool Suite boasts two bedrooms with seating area, and a living room with private dining area. Enjoy an uninterrupted view out to your large private infinity pool set on an oversized sun deck and completed with day beds, sun loungers and wooden stairs for into the sea.
Two restaurants offer local and international cuisine using the freshest ingredients and daily catches. There is a variety of evening entertainment, and the resort’s Destination Dining concept allows guests to enjoy private, customised dining experiences in secluded locations around the island. The Spa is a holistic sanctuary set in lush greenery and offers a variety of wellness treatments to renew energy and restore harmony.
Recreational activities and entertainment are abundant. Maldivian Cultural events include a traditional Maldivian song and dance performance called ‘Boduberu’ and events such as movie nights on the beach, live music, DJ, and karaoke nights are also a favourite.
Water lovers can choose from the many activities available at the resort including diving, snorkelling, kayaking, jet skiing or water skiing. Take a refreshing dip in one of the outdoor swimming pools or the clear blue sea. Two captivating reefs surround the island, where one can marvel at the multi-coloured corals and observe the diverse marine life.