MUJTHABA SAEED - 14 Dec 2022

How To Spend A Week In Paradise At Sun Island Resort & Spa Maldives

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For a good reason, the Maldives is known as "the tropical paradise." Its beauty is unlike any other. The Maldives is a tropical country with several islands separated by sea. Beautiful white sandy beaches surround each island. Visiting and seeing the beauty of the islands is a fantastic experience.

The Sun Island Resort and Spa is perfect for your week-long vacation as it is one of the most prestigious tropical island beaches in the Maldives. Located on one of the Maldivian Islands with the most biodiversity and marine life, it is a premium eco-resort where natural beauty meets bright interior design and magnificent indoor-outdoor living areas. This Maldivian oasis, surrounded by thick coconut trees, offers you to experience warm hospitality, an abundance of opportunities, and exceptional seclusion to reconnect with nature. Learn more on how to spend your holiday in the paradise Island Maldives.

Why You Should Visit Sun Island Maldives

Travel to the magnificent Sun Island Resort and Spa after a brief 17-minute domestic flight from Malé International Airport. Jet-ski, canoe, windsurf, catamaran through the magnificent blue lagoons, or snorkel or dive to see the spectacular underwater marine life. If you want some peace, it won't take long to discover a secluded cove for sunbathing or fishing, and game fishing cruises are top-rated for those who wish to catch a bit larger.

Back in the heart of the resort is a world-class spa that will seduce the guests with traditional treatments and relaxation, as well as a variety of shops and boutiques, tennis, gym, and volleyball, and a stunning oceanfront pool complete with a swim-up bar and a separate kids pool. There is plenty to keep couples, groups of friends, and families occupied with 462 beach and water bungalows. With seven restaurants, there is a superb selection of food from across the world, including island-grown natural vegetables, Thai, Italian, and Japanese. There are 11 pubs to pick from, and with nighttime concerts and a disco, this is the resort for you if you want to dance the night away before seeing the gorgeous dawn.

How to Spend Your Seven Days at Sun Island Maldives

Indeed, you want to save a week of a staycation on Sun Island. So, here is a simple itinerary to make sure that your stay is worthwhile.

Day 1 – Enjoy the Accommodation

Upon arrival in the flowering jewel of Maldives, Sun Island, it is best to enjoy first the view in your chosen space. You can choose among these luxurious accommodations:

Photo Courtesy: Sun Water Villas at Sun Island Paradise Resort

  • Sun Water Villas - are ideal for families with little children since they have 28 square meters of space and are surrounded by a vast garden area with sun loungers directly in front of your room. Indulge in the soothing ambiance of Sun Island Resort & SPA, which is surrounded by beautiful greeneries. There are en-suite bath and shower facilities.

  • Standard Beach Bungalows- these Maldives family bungalows include 21 square meters of space and contemporary conveniences like satellite television. Of course, checking your email may not be your first concern with your private veranda and a plethora of on-site activities. Escape to the Maldives family hotel for fun and relaxation, where the promise of a fantastic vacation is always kept.

  • Sunset Villas- rooms are 28 square meters in size and provide immediate access to a beach that stretches along a calm lagoon. There are en-suite bath and shower facilities.

  • Water Bungalow- large and luxuriously decorated, these premium apartments are reached through a wooden dock, offering the impression of a hidden refuge separate from the rest of the resort. Take in the expansive horizon from your private sundeck, which suggests dawn or sunset views. Walk down your stairway to bask in the warm ocean water that ebbs and flows below your floor. These Maldives beach bungalows provide a genuinely unique approach to island life and one of the world's most incredible hotel experiences.

  • Presidential Suite- erected on the sides of the far end of the jetties, offer luxurious accommodations for visitors looking to spend their vacation in luxury. Each apartment has two bedrooms, one master with a double bed and one twin with en suite bathrooms, a living room with a private bar with tea and coffee-making facilities, and a spacious private patio with a Jacuzzi and corner bath in both bathrooms.

Sun Island resort Maldives price starts from USD 3,450. However, this may vary depending on your choice and days of accommodation. This January 2023, a Full Board Package will be available, one of the sun island Maldives packages.

Day 2 – Organize a Restaurant and Bar Hopping

Try something different! Plan out a restaurant and Bar hopping on day two of your stay. Explore and taste different cultures through different cuisines. Here are some of the most visited restaurants and bars:

Photo Courtesy: Sun Star Restaurant at Sun Island Paradise Resort

  • Maaniyaa

This open-air restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and supper every day, with a broad selection of local and foreign foods. Despite the fact that this is the only one of the Maldives restaurants that is covered by meal plans, the enormous array of available alternatives will provide plenty of diversity for the clients.

  • Al Pontile

Al Pontile, which translates as "the jetty," is a quiet, over-water paradise created to be a sensory feast. Discover an unusual combination of cuisines and experience the tropics like no before. Your palette will be delighted by traditional Italian and Japanese dishes while your eyes wonder at the beautiful vistas of the azure lagoon and complex coral reef.

  • Sun Star

This Maldives Thai restaurant offers a unique opportunity to dine immediately along the ocean's edge in a remarkable over-water dining setting. Choose a table on the restaurant's wraparound terrace and dine beneath the glittering stars for the perfect romantic evening. Sun Star is more than just another Maldives Asian restaurant; it's an experience unlike any other on the globe.

  • Southern Star

Discover a diverse range of Indian eateries. Southern Star provides extensive daily buffets with foreign foods, fresh seafood displays, and a specialty Indian menu, taking an exotic approach to Maldives casual dining. Linger over your morning coffee while listening to the gently rustling palms or on a worldwide culinary tour while sampling delicacies from around the world.

  • Zero

One-of-a-kind eating experience on the ground, with just one private table accessible by a treetop hanging bridge. The chef will assist you in selecting the components of your choosing from a range of greens produced directly in the garden, including lettuce, herbs, and many more. Because the Maldives is 99% sea, ZERO serves meals made with fresh fish.

Day 3- Explore the Seas with Maldives Catamarans

Water is not only a source of life; it is also a source of adventure. From the safety of a shallow, tranquil lagoon, learn the art of Maldives windsurfing. Feel the rush of adrenaline as you race through the water-on-water skis. Alternatively, let the wind guide you as you explore and run wild on the island from a Maldives catamaran rental.