W Retreat & Spa

W Retreat & Spa


What do you pack for the holiday of a lifetime under nodding palm trees? High-heels and fine leather shoes? No, at the W Retreat & Spa all you are going to need is your naked feet to knead the warm sand and wade through the brilliantly blue lagoon’s water.


The elegant black dress and the dinner jacket with the bow tie? No, while the W Retreat certainly stands for elegant class and graceful sophistication, there is no need for formal dresses. Don your casual holiday attire and escape everyday read more » life at the superb W Retreat and Spa.


The adventure starts with the transfer to the pristine island paradise. Fesdu Island is situated at the heart of the North Ari Atoll. A romantic 25-minute seaplane flight shuttles the newly arrived guests from Male Airport to the island.


Having touched down on the glittering lagoon, the tropical paradise welcomes you with a white sand beach. The W Retreat’s fine facilities integrate harmoniously into their natural setting and are characterised by an unostentatious but elegant design.


Selected timbers and fine textiles accentuate the straightforward purism. Most guest immediately fall in love with this charming setting. Culinary highlights may be experienced at any of the W Retreat’s five deluxe restaurants.


The first restaurant’s name, Fire, hints at the flame-kissed specialities: delicious barbeque treats are served in an easygoing atmosphere. The Fish has specialised on fine seafood fresh from the Indian Ocean’s pantry.


The W Retreat Maldives’ culinary variety caters for every taste, no matter whether the discerning guest prefers unpretentious but good traditional fare or internationally acclaimed cuisine. Of course, every meal is sweetened by a breathtaking view of the Indian Ocean.


How about a cocktails mixed to perfection, the setting being lit by the flickering sunlight braking on the waves above? The stylish 15 Below Bar is spectacularly located underwater. The bartender provides the drinks and the fish the entertainment.


The pool bar Wet is another option for a refreshing drink. The ambience, as the name suggests, is casual and naturally wet. Low background music and light snacks complement the easygoing flair.


The Kitchen Restaurant’s sophisticated merits are best experienced on site. The W Retreat & Spa Maldives – relish the exclusive luxuries and spectacular setting on this exceptional island!


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The W Retreat Maldives: Your day bed’s flowing drapes gently billow in the warm breeze, the palm trees rustle softly and the salty and tropically sweet scented air fills your lungs!


The resort’s read more » 78 two-storey villas are located either directly on the picturesque beach or out in the turquoise lagoon, built on wooden platforms. The Beach Oasis units feature 188 square metres of refined luxuries and well-protected privacy.


The lagoon’s delightful water is just an arm’s length away. Nevertheless, a private plunge pool offers yet another alternative to cool down. The first-floor terrace has been equipped with comfortable day beds and commands a spectacular view of the pristine surroundings.


The Ocean Oasis units rest on timber stilts out over the lagoon’s warm waters. Featuring no less than 156 generous square metres, the fine lodging also includes a private pool for salt-free bathing delights.


A special feature that can only be experienced at the Ocean Oasis units: The glass floor in the lounge and in the shower allows for stunning insight into the lagoon’s underwater life!


The king-size bed promises large dreams to come after a long, exciting day in paradise. Of course, you may also find respite on your private sundeck.


The Seascape Escape, stunning 315 m² large, features two comfortable bedrooms and a large sundeck set above the water. Both indoor and outdoor lounges provide a stylish setting to kick back and relax. The exceedingly luxurious facilities also include a private pool and a glass floor in the lounge, which is perfect for admiring the underwater life.


However, doubtlessly the W Retreat’s finest, the Ocean Haven is overwhelming 492 square metres large and feature every comfort the discerning traveller’s heart desires! No more needs to be said…


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The W Retreat Maldives’ activity team’s motto: Whatever you want – whenever you want it! No matter whether it is the fine cuisine, the luxurious accommodation units or the wide range of leisure activities read more » – this philosophy is the golden thread at the W Retreat.


Set at the heart of one of the world’s most beautiful places, Fesdu Island is a natural playground for all water sports enthusiast. Graceful manta rays, ancient turtles and bizarre starfish welcome divers and snorkellers to the underwater world. Bring an underwater camera!


Skim across the waves on a windsurfing board or strap yourself to a soaring kite and learn kitesurfing. Waterskiing or wakeboarding will put your balance and sense for adventures to the test.


Catamaran sailing is another option that is almost as rapid and exciting. On land, a steady hand is needed for the weekly dart or the table soccer tournament. Point, set and match: Score the lot on the beach volleyball courts or playing table tennis.


Those guests, who enjoy casting a line, hoping to reel in a big one, can try their hand at deep-sea fishing. Take a canoe out onto the lagoon’s calm water and admire the serene tranquillity and beautiful view of the island. Afterwards, stop by the water aerobic courses.


A fully equipped gym offers you the chance to stay in shape and train while on holiday. Of course, you may always choose to relax with a game of pool. Supreme relaxation may also be experienced at the aWay Spa or with the Yoga lessons.


In the sauna, the whirlpool or with any of the revitalising massages – allow yourself to be spoiled from head to toe. Indulge in a soothing beauty treatment or one of the acclaimed aromatherapies.


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