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MUJTHABA SAEED - 22 Jul 2022

Hottest Luxury Hotel Openings in the Maldives in 2022

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Expanding the extensive collection of deluxe hotels on the white-island havens in Maldives this year 2022. As currently known for being a pack of limitless magnificence, the number of luxury private resort in Maldives is growing as new openings are announced ahead of time. This puts up an overwhelming expectation of new sites to explore, new activities, journeys, and memories to build.


Maldives resorts unceasingly offer new possibilities defining elegant relaxation that never fails to etch an awesome impression of the prime romantic destination on the memories of astounded travelers. Yet, there is more; there are new hotels and resorts to stay in the Maldives. 



Best New hotels to stay at Maldives 2022

The Maldives exclusive resorts welcomed more than one million tourists last year and altogether forecasted a continuous increase of this number for the upcoming year. To accommodate that projection, the development of new resorts and hotels aims to intensify the quality of your vacation experience on the ever-wonderful islands of Maldives.


As they always say, ‘the new is always the best.’ The innovative designs, approaches, and experiences are all just waiting for your exploration.

Here are the new hotels you can book your stay in the Maldives this year 2022:



1. Madifushi Private Island


Madifushi is a 16-hectare nature-focused island in the Meemu Atoll known for its abundance of both flora and fauna. They take pride in their 200 expansive rooms that are either placed amid the tropical flora and fauna, the beach, or over-water, ideal for traveling families, couples, and groups of friends. 


In 2022, the Madifushi Private Island, which will be the new favored Maldivian refuge housing both tranquility and adventure, will host its first visitors. From Male, a breathtaking 35-minute seaplane trip will take you to the resort.

Madifushi Private Island is a nature-focused island and an unspoiled tranquil coastal escape for those looking to relive their best moments.

Its unspoiled crystal blue waters, lush natural seagrass, and corals that merge together with wildlife and radiate pure air are what give it its attractiveness. An ideal getaway to grasp the reality of true enjoyment and relaxation.

This resort and hotel curate your own fantasy retreat with a custom experience with the goal of creating an atmosphere that inspires you to treasure memories and forge new ones with your loved ones.


2. Hilton Maldives Amingiri Resort & Spa


Just a 20-minute scenic boat journey from Male airport brings you to this new haven of relaxation and excitement surrounded by pristine sand and turquoise waters. 

Get ready to be welcomed with private pools in both beach and overwater villas. Explore the generous options of gourmet meals with their six restaurants and lounges while relaxing at Hilton Maldives Amingiri Resort & Spa

A dive shop, an art studio, a kids' club, and Re-Fuel, our rooftop lounge for youths, are among the best on-site attractions you can definitely indulge in liberally.

Ideally situated in the Male Atoll, this resort enjoys the bountiful grace of the vibrant house reefs in seclusion and serenity. 

The Amingiri will have 109 thoughtfully placed beach and water villas, each with a private pool and a luxurious six-bedroom villa perfect for travelers looking to reconnect and make new travel memories together with their loved ones around the world in an iconic location after more than a year of connecting virtually.


3. Oblu Select Lobigili

As charming as its sister hotel, OBLU SELECT at Sangeli, is OBLU SELECT Lobigili. This modern 5-Star resort is reserved exclusively for adults, Lobigili is within a short distance from Malé International Airport. 

Loabi and Gili are words for love and island, respectively, in the Dhivehi dialect of the Maldives. 

In essence, Lobigili is the island of love. Sweetly breathe the romantic breeze in this resort and hotel. 

A castaway-like atmosphere is created by idyllic tropical views and aesthetics that are inspired by nature. Truly a wonderful trip for a lovely couple.

Enjoy the 68 colorful, stylish beaches, and over-water villas on Lobigili island are perfect for a laid-back vacation along your castaway vacation. THE LOBI PLANTM, which is exclusive to OBLU SELECT Lobigili, is a comprehensive holiday plan that combines all the components of a cozy, relaxing holiday experience.

One à la carte fine dining experience at the Only Blu Speciality underwater restaurant is included in the gourmet dine-around experience that includes breakfast, lunch, and supper at the all-day dining restaurant.

There is also a free speedboat ride and reinvigorate your spirit in spa services and daily minibar refills in the villa.

Take advantage of the exclusivity of this resort and forge a stronger commitment with your significant other at this perfect resort in 2022. 

4. Emerald Faarufushi Resort & Spa


The Emerald Collection is delighted to announce the acquisition of Emerald Faarufushi Resort & Spa, a brand-new 5-star Deluxe All-Inclusive Resort, as part of its exciting expansion, which is opening this October 2022.

The remarkable Raa Atoll's beautiful, secluded 7-hectare Emerald Faarufushi Resort & Spa, which is wild at heart, epitomizes barefoot elegance at its finest. 

This lavish resort has 80 expansive villas, including 42 overwater villas and 38 beach villas perching on the silvery sands of the island.

They used natural resources in its construction and blended tropical scenery with modern architecture in an effort to blend in with its surroundings will surely overwhelm your vacation with an unparalleled serenity like the embrace of nature herself.

Serving you with the opportunity to embark on a culinary adventure with the generous dining experiences in the resorts' restaurants with a myriad of delish cuisines.

Together with the enthralling excursions and facilities, fill your veins with adrenaline and excitement, indulging in a five-star diving center, a large water sports facility, and a gym and sports center with Technogym equipment.


5. OBLU Xperience Ailafushi


With top-notch services, humorous design, and stimulating encounters, OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi elevates living on an amazing tropical island.

From Malé International Airport, you can take a 15-minute speedboat ride to Ailafushi island, which translates in the Dhivehi language as "family island." 

This relaxing 4-Star Island Resort offers 268 comprehensive lodging choices throughout four styles or categories on an all-inclusive basis, giving new room for Maldives all-inclusive holiday

With its bustling retail and café environment, where you can mingle with like-minded people, La Promenade adds a touch of sophistication.

Enjoy the free-spirited Maldivian sense through your veins with satiating culinary services and cheerful excursions you get to enjoy as couples, families, and friends. 


6. Alila Kothaifaru Maldives Resort


In a forty-five minutes panoptic view of your seaplane journey from Malé, you will find the nest of serenity and adventure embraced by astounding house reefs in the Raa Atoll. 

Find a healing escape in Alila Kothaifaru Maldives, where magnificent wellness activities are combined with breathtaking natural settings.

Take a barefoot stroll along the beach, do yoga to breathe and stretch, listen to the relaxing sounds of rolling waves, and refresh with some of the best soothing spa services offered at SPA Alila.

You can spend your time indulging all of your senses in a wellness experience that combines a busy schedule of activities and treatments with wholesome, energizing culinary masterpieces for each meal.

You may also take advantage of the smart design of the 80 beachfront and overwater villas directed to bask in the breathtaking sunrise or sunset views or cherish the clear blue waters of the resort and dive in Hanifaru Bay, a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve.

7. Nova Maldives


There is a brand-new, unique five-star resort in the Maldives just 25 minutes away with a seaplane from the airport of Malé. 

A contemporary all-inclusive community concept, a relaxed setting with a spirit that inspires happiness and is built for genuine interaction is the ultimate type of Nova Maldives offer for all travelers from around the globe; just the place where you may feel cared for and at your absolute best.

Everyone is welcome at the so-called ‘home away from home,’ whether you are traveling alone, with friends, family, or other loved ones. You can do whatever is beneficial for your soul in this place of quietude, whether it be a lot or a little. You can go scuba diving, work out in the gym, or simply relax under the wide canopy of palms.

Smart, responsible, rooted, and playful, Nova Maldives embodies just the very essence of the Pulse Hotels & Resorts brand, permeating genuine hospitality with a human touch and smart solutions that make utilize the latest technology perfectly blended with the vibe of a playful spirit.


8. Zazz Island Maldives


The ZAZZ Island Maldives, which is a member of the ZAZZ Escapes portfolio, will open in the third quarter of 2022 and is situated in the South Ari Atoll. 

A resort for adults-only is intended to take visitors on a voyage of discovery and entertainment, allowing them the option to unplug or connect with others while returning to nature without forgoing the perks that come with being a human, such as comfort and convenience.

ZAZZ Hotels welcomes visitors with the opportunity to see hotel stays in a whole different way. The urban-eco, energetic, and fashionable boutique hotels provide an incredibly sophisticated environment and style, combined with luxurious amenities and features, excellent comfort, and service for an incredibly unforgettable stay.

Six fulfilling dinner options, a relaxing spa center, and 101 expansive overwater and beach villas are available on ZAZZ island. Perfect for your wholesome vacation getaway this year.

9. Amari Kudakurathu Maldives


This new resort, opening around September this year, is nestled in the idyllic Raa Atoll of the perpetual charm of the Indian Ocean. 

Amari Kudakurathu Maldives is an uninhabited paradise with lush tropical vegetation, blue waters, and white sandy beaches, the perfect epitome of your vacation. 

This unspoiled hideaway is set aside only for you and enables you to recharge completely at your own pace.


The accommodation of the resort has interiors carefully planned to provide a cozy home-away-from-home atmosphere. With two hundred new rooms to shelter you in peace and adventure, you will surely fulfill all your desires in an Amari escapade.

Every time you look at the décor, you'll see additions that highlight contemporary craftsmanship—a modern take on the traditional Maldivian home. Additionally, this resort provides a wide range of recreational and sporting opportunities, as well as distinctive dining options under the stars.

10. Six Senses Kanuhura


Opening this December 2022, ready to give out this year’s winter sunshine to all travelers from around the world, Six Senses Kanuhura welcomes you with an accommodation that encompasses three white-sanded private islands, two of them deserted, for the ultimate choice of where to hang your hammock, just the perfect spot for your rejuvenating relaxation journey.

The romantic environment, exclusive wining and eating, deserted beaches, starry skies, and cutting-edge wellness are all provided by Six Senses Kanuhura resort for a comforting and refreshing stay.

All together with the bountiful grace of the pristine waters, waiting for your exploration by diving or snorkeling, you will perfectly imbibe the invigorating quietude of the island.

The restaurants will adopt the Eat With Six Senses philosophy of using natural products, ones that are local and sustainable, and the idea that less is more.

The famous Kokaa Spa will transform into a Six Senses Spa, adopting the brand's high-touch, high-tech approach to wellbeing. This will mark the start of a brand-new chapter in the resort's history, which truly makes this year and on exciting.



Luxury Hotel Maldives: Packages, Offers, and Promotions


Take advantage of the ongoing and upcoming promotions, packages, and offers available at the portal of the best and expert travel buddy by visiting www.maldivesexclusive.com. Get assisted and arrange or personalize you're the inclusions of your booking with a live agent dedicated to helping you secure the best vacation you will ever get that will fully satisfy your desires.

The Maldives luxury vacation packages are widely available for the majority of the resorts and hotels and may change from time to time, depending on the season. 

Newly opened resorts and hotels celebrate this event with promotional offers and discounts for a grand kick-off of their operation. You may also book in advance, especially for the ones that are opening in the third quarter of this year, to secure your accommodation. 

Again, speak with a live agent of Maldives Exclusive or contact +9607773699 to grab this dynamic opportunity for your Maldives vacation this year.