Island Couture lands in South Asia with the opening of So/ Maldives
18.01.2024 Maldives   21
Island Couture lands in South Asia with the opening of So/ Maldives

This new villa development is located on an idyllic archipelago overlooking Emboodhoo Lagoon, just a short boat ride from Male International Airport.

Redefining the luxury island holiday, SO/, a coveted collection fashion hotels from Ennismore, brings a fashionable and avant-garde lifestyle to Maldives with the opening of its latest address SO/ Maldives - a vibrant private island destination that rooted in fashion, art and design.

A quick 15-minute speedboat transfer from Male Velana International Airport is all it takes to transport guests to the luxurious SO/ Maldives enclave of 15 acres of overwater and beach villas, unique restaurants and a health camp. As soon as guests arrive at SO/Maldives, they are greeted at the beautiful arrival pavilion and red carpet.

SO/ Maldives has put together a stylish collection of 80 beachfront and overwater villas that embody modern luxury and attract attention with their avant-garde design. The villas have one to three bedrooms and eight categories and are designed for open-plan living, each with a private pool and terrace from which guests can enjoy ocean views.

SO/ Maldives offers innovative and diverse restaurants and bars. The Citronelle Club is an all-day restaurant where the flavors are woven into the menu of Pan-Asian cuisine, while the Lazuli Beach Club, inspired by the French Riviera, is a sophisticated 24-hour beach bar where guests can enjoy sunbathing and sample a variety of food and drinks.

The hotel's health camp is an East-meets-West concept that offers unlimited access to fitness and relaxation in an unrivaled setting. Created in collaboration with Salon C. Stellar and featuring products from Maison CODAGE, Comfort Zone and Odacité, to name a few, the revitalizing spa menu offers a nourishing approach to wellness with personalized care no matter the treatment. This includes LED and quartz beds for cutting-edge relaxation, ancient wisdom and maximum personalization to meet all guest needs.

The hotel also features a steam bath and sauna, a Vichy rain shower and a health pool. The modern gym showcases the latest Technogym and Alo equipment and has stunning views of the blue water. Guests can take part in regular free classes such as yoga, meditation, sound healing and personal training.

A variety of paid and free water adventures including kayaking, parasailing, Snorkeling, water skiing, stand-up paddleboarding and off-site excursions will make the island experience even more interesting for travelers. Guests can learn to scuba dive, and for experienced divers, a wide range of organized dives are available daily, including turtle expeditions, outer reef exploration and traditional Maldivian fishing excursions. Other lessons available for purchase include windsurfing, kitesurfing, catamaran courses, parasailing, surfing, seaplane rentals and more. Private boats and yachts are also available to rent for private excursions by the hour or by the day.

Source: visitmaldives