One&Only Reethi Rah


Reethi Rah’s outstanding feature is the island’s unusual shape. A rare thing on the Maldives, the island is a long twisting stretch of land that creates several cosy bays and beaches, all met by the turquoise Indian Ocean.


In short, the island is a natural paradise! The One & Only Reethi Rah matches the island’s natural beauty with striking elegance and fine comforts. Opened as recently as 2005, the One & Only Reethi Rah has quickly climbed up the ladder to become one of the Maldives’ read more » top destinations.


The Reethi Rah has a sister hotel, the Kanuhura, which is also being managed by the celebrated One & Only hotel chain. The One & Only’s immaculate reputation has been more than confirmed with launching of the Reethi Rah.


The outstanding resort was created with great attention to detail and well-directed passion. Many of the Maldives’ regular guests have commented that the One & Only Reethi Rah is certainly one of the island’s most beautiful and luxurious resorts.


Endless, white sand beaches and the generous space that has been allotted to each of the luxurious villas create a Robinson Crusoe feeling that is enhanced by the fine comforts.


Four gourmet restaurants treat the guests to specialities that have been selected from the most appraised cuisine from all over the world. The Tapasake, for example has been built on a platform out over the lagoon and serves superb seafood fresh from the Indian Ocean’s pantry.


The Reethi Rah is extremely proud of its well-stocked wine cellar, the largest of its kind on the Maldives. Treasure from the Mediterranean as well as less famous production areas in Asia or the Middle East can be requested.


Of course, if you prefer a light snack in a casual atmosphere, than you might want to try the lunches served at the Fanditha, best enjoyed swinging in a hammock. The pool bar Edge offers snacks, fresh salad and tropical fruit as well as cocktails mixed to perfection.


Discover the One & Only Reethi Rah’s superior merits in person! Indulge in the excellent service and let the holiday of your dreams become a dreamy reality!


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The One & Only Reethi Rah’s generously proportioned and luxuriously furnished villas are a designer’s dream come true. The dominant characteristics are the open, airy construction as well as the timeless, read more » purist style.


The elegant units are spread out over the entire island as well as the lagoon’s expanse, with the result that every guest enjoys well-protected privacy in his or her villa.


The resort was designed to reflect close ties to nature. For this reason, only natural materials and fabrics were used. The interior was decked out with great attention to detail. Soft ochre and beige colours dominate the design and lend the ambience a cosy and welcoming feel.


Incidentally, those who enjoy being pampered just a little, spending their holiday absolutely carefree, can request a private butler that is available 24 hours a day.


The smallest of the villas is generous 79 square metres large and tastefully furnished.


The Beach Villa includes a private veranda complete with deckchairs and a comfortable seating area. It is set at just a few steps from the beach. The interior sports a luxurious bathroom featuring an oversized bathtub as well as a separate shower.


The large bed promises sweet dreams to come. Additional facilities are a dressing room, a safe, a modern air-conditioning system as well as soft bathrobes and a hairdryer.


The Beach Villa offers first-class lodging. A large plasma TV, DVD-player and a well stocked mini bar complete the range of facilities.


As the same suggests, the Beach Villa with Pool additionally features a gorgeous sundeck equipped with a private pool. Unwind on the soft daybed or enjoy a refreshing open-air shower.


The Ocean Villa generally features the same facilities that the Beach Villa offers with the notable difference that it was built out over the lagoon on a timber platform.


Not one, but several sundecks invite the distinguished guest to enjoy the strong, tropical sun. A short flight of stairs leads down to the lagoon’s delightful water – just the right thing when you need to cool down!


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The One & Only Reethi Rah’s activities are mostly centred on the element water. Not surprisingly, considering the fantastic view of the lagoon that presents itself at every turn.


A PADI diving centre read more » offers a large variety of diving excursions for all skill levels as well as courses for beginners and advanced divers.


Many of the underwater wonders can also be discovered snorkelling. Other ways to discover the lagoon’s beauty is to take a canoe or a paddleboat out onto the brilliantly blue water.


Those who enjoy the sensation of skimming the waves can hire windsurfing equipment. The wind also powers the hotel’s elegant catamarans. The catamaran excursions venture far out into the ocean, passing other islands en route.


Fishing enthusiasts will know to appreciate the thrills of a deep-sea fishing tour. There is nothing like the thrill of feeling the first tentative tug on a line rising out of the deep.


What else in on tap? The Reethi Rah also organises a number of more tranquil but scenic boat excursions, the most popular one being the sunset cruise.


If your favourite ball sport involves rackets, then you need to decide on the scale in the next step: Challenge your partner or friends to a game of table tennis or enjoy a full-sized game of tennis in the island’s pristine setting.


Polish up your volleyball skills in a match with the other guests or train at the One & Only gym to counterbalance the sumptuous and delicious meals. The gym also offers highly relaxing Thai Chi courses.


Two beautifully designed swimming pools invite you to take a refreshing dip or do some early morning laps. At night, occasional live music keeps you entertained and in tune with the easygoing tropical flair.


A boutique shop sells little necessities and souvenirs and the Reethi Rah’s excellent spa, built out into the lagoon, spoils you with professional wellness, facial and full-body treatments.


Transfers to your island paradise from Male Airport take only approximately 40 minutes – very little time considering the scenic ride on the elegant yacht that shuttles you to Rheethi Rha.


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