Sunil Metcalfe

The Maldives Travel Expert

The Maldives are home to some of the world’s best and most luxurious hotels, resorts and beach-side villas, affording unparalleled opportunities to lay back and drink in the sun.

Sunil Metcalfe

The Maldives Travel Expert

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The Maldives Highlights

Paradise, paradise, paradise. This is it. Here, home is a lagoon of sand swirled across an emerald blue sea, with luxurious lavishness the only interruption to days of sun-streamed beaches and idyllic island living.

Luxury holidays to the Maldives


We’ve all heard the superlatives that fly when it comes to the Maldives – but there is so much more to this island nation than pure white sands and crystal clear waters. There are adventures to be had and local cultures to discover; but when paradise looks this good, it can be hard to lift a finger – and of course, feel free not to. After all, a luxury holiday in the Maldives should be exactly as you want it to be.

Private tours in the Maldives


Deep in the midst of the Indian Ocean is the one and only Maldives. This group of islands is surrounded by crystalline waters and sun-bleached resorts. It’s a playground for devotees of the sun and the sand to discover luxury of the utmost caliber while basking in the privacy and intimacy of what we consider to be one of the most tranquil locations a person can find. With the help of our tailor made itineraries, one trip to the Maldives will have you coming back for more.

Luxury holidays in the Maldives


The Maldives – a group of ethereal islands located in the Indian Ocean – is a vision of velvet sands, overwater villas, candlelit meals, and some of the world’s most vibrant reef life. It’s here that luxury takes on a whole new meaning, from everything to private islands, barefoot beach excursions, and lavish resorts. A vacation in the Maldives is like a fantasy manifested in reality – if your dreams look like sun soaked days and crystal clear waters, that is.


It’s true that these lush atolls are the definition of nirvana. We can understand why newlyweds are drawn to these islands for all of its peaceful and celebratory qualities. Our itineraries for a luxury honeymoon in the Maldives are bountiful and romantic. Couples can celebrate nuptial bliss with private plunge pools, personalized spa treatments, floating watering holes, and one of a kind dining experiences in the ultimate tropical oasis. Ensure the most breathtaking memories never fade by entering and exiting via private seaplane.


A mecca for pristine resorts and hotels, the Maldives are home to an assortment of the most beautiful properties on the planet. A marriage of eco-friendly practices and innovative design puts the Maldives as high as it gets for luxurious getaways in this sun-soaked part of the world. For those craving a completely tailor-made escape to these iconic atolls will find their wishes granted with Black Tomato – and we promise to indulge all those interested.

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To us, the perfect combination is all about contrast – and nowhere exemplifies this quite like pairing the crowded cities of India with the deserted islands of the Maldives.

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We all need a little TLC from time to time, and with this in mind, we’ve created the ultimate pick-me-up beach and spa escape to Oman and the Maldives. What could be more enticing than seven nights spa hopping with Six Senses?

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The Maldives Highlights

Paradise, paradise, paradise. This is it. Here, home is a lagoon of sand swirled across an emerald blue sea, with luxurious lavishness the only interruption to days of sun-streamed beaches and idyllic island living.


A cluster of islands where all hotel names synonymous with luxury have set-up residency, the 26 islands that comprise the Maldives are home to a handful of the globe’s most unspoilt and immaculate resorts. Glamour and opulence have been crafted around swaying palm trees and white sand beaches, where all of the comforts and delights of mainland life have come to prosper. Discover the spirit of the Maldives through the often understated and incontestably charming hotel properties.


You’ve seen them on Pinterest, Instagram, Facebook, and more - the acclaimed villas perched peacefully above azure waters. Many adorned with private pools, sophisticated lounge chairs, and silky white sheets, these breezy villas are a must-see for those travelling to the Maldives. The ideal housing option for sun worshippers and marine-life fanatics alike, these luxurious villas are nothing short of enticing and enchanting, What more could you ask for?


The alternative to the overwater villas, several hotels in the Maldives feature lavish bungalows nestled into the rich foliage of the local ecosystem. These villas radiate a sense of discovery, offering guests easy access to all the natural wonders the islands have to offer. Secluded by private gardens, these slices of paradise are traditionally enriched with infinity pools, intimate alfresco dining areas, and views of tantalizing lagoons. Not to worry, the beach is always mere steps away.


As if the Maldives needed anymore reason to surpass other tropical destinations, where else can you rent a private island as picturesque as those found in the Indian Ocean? Anything is possible, including the option to stay in total and complete seclusion. Flanked by active coral reefs and baby blue bays, opt for the experience of a lifetime and enjoy the privacy of a personal powder sand beach and villa that oozes luxury.

  • Population Population 324,000
  • Capital Capital Male
  • Currency Currency Rufiyaa
  • Language Language Divehi
  • Time Difference Time Difference GMT + 5 | ET + 10
  • Expert Tip Expert Tip

    "Get up close to whale sharks whilst diving in the Thaa Atoll"

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