13 January 2021
Located within the Baa Atoll UNESCO Biosphere reserve, this island sanctuary is blessed with uninterrupted ocean views, unexplored dive sites and amazing fishing spots. The tropical haven offers guests a tranquil environment in which to indulge and relax in chic island style.
For children there’s the Parrot Fish Club & Coconut Club which offer a tailored range of activities for children and young adults. The luxurious overwater spa, with its indulgent treatments and wellness facilities, is a haven of relaxation for adults. Guests can engage in adventurous excursions, exhilarating water sports and PADI accredited scuba diving at the Splash Water Sports and Dive Centre.
The island houses six restaurants and bars specialising in International, Italian, Japanese and South East Asian cuisines. Guests on half or full board meal plans can experience a collection of delectable dishes from across the world, as part of the resort’s indulgent dining concept. The resort’s wine cellar, Vakkaru Reserve, features limited edition wines, cheese and charcuterie and private degustation dinner experiences hosted by the in-house sommelier. Private dining can also be arranged in guest villas or in unique locations across the island.
The resort is located on a lush tropical reef island with accessible house reef. Vakkaru Maldives prefers to keep the natural beauty of the island as unspoilt as possible to allow guests to connect with the tropical environment. In order to preserve the symbiotic relationship with the natural environment, Vakkaru Maldives is committed to implementing sustainable practises and green initiatives. These include sourcing produce locally, producing drinking water on site and using reusable glass bottles, growing organic fruit and veg to reduce food miles, recycling, composting and engaging in continuous efforts to maintain the coral reef through a cleaning and planting program.
There are various beach and over water villa options available to guests, with either beach or lagoon direct access. All accommodation is exquisitely designed to provide a serene environment for families and couples. For direct uninterrupted sunset views, guests can opt to stay in the magnificent two-story four bedroom over water residence located at the end of the over water villas to ensure total privacy.
To book your exquisite island getaway to Vakkaru, contact your Travel Counsellor today and take advantage of a personal service and a 24-hour duty office ready to assist you before, during and after your trip.