The 5-star Coco Palm Bodu Hithi is set on an idyllic island surrounded by turquoise waters and white sandy beaches. It offers fantastic facilities such as sand paths around the island leading to a cool infinity pool, an overwater spa and chic restaurants – what more could you want from a break in paradise? Getting here involves a 40-minute speedboat ride form Male airport.
Why not enjoy a hydrating facial or restorative relaxing massage at the resort’s spa? Or if you’re feeling extremely overindulged, treatments are can be taken in your room saving you moving an inch off your sun lounger.
The resort’s 100 villas feature a contemporary interior that combines neutral tones and wood accents for a soothing yet modern atmosphere inspired by traditional Maldivian design. Open-plan island villas have a bathing area featuring a large central tub and a relaxing master bedroom with king-size bed and sunken living area. There are also two outdoor spaces, with loungers and a daybed. The more luxurious escape water villas feature their own private infinity plunge pool.
All the usual water sports are on offer at Coco Bodu, as well as sea-fishing excursions. Culture lovers will enjoy a trip to the capital, Male, to explore its colourful streets and markets, as well as the Historical Museum. A sunset cruise makes a memorable outing as well, where you can unwind and watch the horizon to the sound of classical music.
Enjoy choosing from seven restaurants and bars at the Coco Bodu Hithi. Air is the resort’s all-day dining options set underneath a beamed pavilion serving a al carte dishes or a daily buffet; Breeze on the beach offers a weekly seafood barbecue, while Aqua set over the water is an elegant al fresco dining option – to name a few.