The Island Hideaway at Dhonakulhi Maldives, Spa Resort & Marina is a new luxury boutique resort situated on the privately-owned uninhabited virgin island of Dhonakulhi, North Maldives, Indian Ocean. The resort was opened on 1st August 2005 with 6 types of spectacular guest villas. The marina is the first of its kind in the Maldives. The Island is a haven of peace, tranquillity and serenity.
Hideaway Palace - 1,420m²
• In the world of high-class resorts, our award-winning Hideaway Palaces remain un-paralleled and represent the epitome of exclusivity, privacy and refinement. Each Hideaway Palace is sprawled over an expansive 1,420 square metres of land, located on a natural sandbank and erected one facing sunrise, and the other facing sunset. The Hideaway Palace comprises of five exclusive individual Villas, which sit on top of a beautiful timber deck and are surrounded by a number of private Infinity Swimming Pools, giving an impression that they are floating on water. The villas are as follows:
A Master Bedroom Villa with a custom-made circular-shaped bed positioned at its center;
A second additional Guest Bedroom Villa with en-suite indoor and outdoor garden bathroom;
A third additional Guest Bedroom Villa with en-suite indoor and outdoor garden bathroom;
A spacious Indoor Dining Pavilion with a roof-terrace for star-gazing and romantic candle-lit dinners;
An Open-air Alfresco Dining Pavilion on the deck;
A Pantry Pavilion for preparation and service of light snacks and exotic cocktails by the dedicated Hideaway Palace Butler; and A Maldivian Swing (Undholi) Pavilion for those sultry Indian evenings listening to the sound of the ocean waves.
Perfect for couples or a family alike, the Hideaway Palaces offer uncompromising luxury and extravagance, are impossibly spacious and have been tastefully and comfortably furnished
Deluxe Jasmine Garden Family Villa - 1500 m²
The Deluxe Jasmine Garden Family Villas feature two bedrooms and a specious living room, ideal for families and groups. Each villa sits on the beachfront on the lagoon side of the island and has its own exclusive 53 m2infinity swimming pool Other features in the villa include; open-air terrace overlooking the pool and the beach, a walk-in closet, en-suite indoor/outdoor bathroom with a 'two-person' handcrafted bathtub in each room and a lounge area with an ensuite guest toilet and shower
Jasmine Garden Villa - 705 m²
The exotic Jasmine Garden Villas are spread across the white sandy beach, with over 700 m2 of land. Each of the Jasmine Garden Villas has an exclusive 9.5 metre by 4 meters private Infinity Swimming Pool and garden area. The entrance to the Jasmine Garden Villas is through a Maldivian-style courtyard garden, leading to a spacious lounge overlooking the beautiful blue ocean.
Hideaway Water Suites - 235m²
The Hideaway Water Suites are a first of their kind in the Maldives, if not the world, and are truly in a class of their own. Erected on wooden stilts in Dhonakulhi Island’s shallow turquoise-blue lagoon and spread over a spacious timber deck, the Water Suites have their own exclusive ocean-views, sauna, steam room, outdoor round bathtub overlooking the tranquil lagoon, sundeck, lagoon access, and complete in-villa spa treatment facilities in which you can look forward to being pampered by a team of dedicated specialists from Mandara Spa. A stay in these havens of peace and serenity will leave you fresh, revitalized and rejuvenated.
Dhonakulhi Residence - 550m²
Lapped by the balmy waters of the Indian Ocean, our Dhonakulhi Residences are scattered along the white sandy beachfront of the Island Hideaway. Each Residence has an open-plan living area with timber deck outdoor seating. The French-windowed spacious bedroom overlooks the generously proportioned outdoor Jacuzzi Splash Pool. In addition to the indoor and outdoor bathroom with its ‘two-person’ handcrafted bath, there is also an Open-air Alfresco Garden Dining Pavilion and Roof Terrace. The mandatory Maldivian Swing (Undholi) Pavilion completes the majestic Dhonakulhi Residence.
The Raamba Retreat - 385m²
The elegantly rustic Raamba Retreats with their open floor-level outdoor terraces and landscaped gardens offer the perfect seclusion for a peaceful retreat. They are dotted across the coastline on the beachfront. The Lounge and the Bedroom in the Raamba Retreats are generously spaced. The Bedroom has a walk-in closet area and en-suite Bathroom with indoor and outdoor bathing facilities and a Jacuzzi bathtub.
The Funa Pavilion - 176m²
The Funa Pavilions on the beachfront with their chalk-white walls promise peace and privacy in a living area covering 176 square metres. Characterized by their own garden, a separate sleeping and living area with teak flooring, open-air bathroom and a wooden patio area facing the beach with two thickly cushioned teak sun-beds, these Villas offer luxury over and above the call of duty. Their design is a declaration of love for nature with an eye for detail. If their architecture leans heavily on nature, so, too, does the colour scheme of the villas with its earthy shades of brown, beige and green.
LocationDhonakulhi, Haa Alifu Atoll
Resort TypeBeach, Wedding, Diving
Room & Suites07 Funa Pavilion, 07 Raamba Retreat,18 Dhonakulhi Residence, 02 Dhonakulhi Res. w/ lap pool, 02 Hideaway Water Suites, 07 Jasmine Garden Villa, 03 Deluxe Jasmine Garden Family Villa- two bedroom, 02 Hideaway Palaceg
RestaurantsDomestic Flight + Speedboat
Distance Time45 minutes scenic photo flight from international Airport and 20 minutes ride to dhonakulhi
SpaHideaway Spa finishes have been carefully selected and the combination of coconut and teak timber furnishing, sukabumi stone, java rosso tumble stone, sandstone, pink slate, onyx and silk fabrics culminate to overwhelm all of one’s senses.