Conrad Maldives Rangali Resort
Home to whale sharks, manta rays, dolphins, turtles and a coral reef, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island offers guests 3 unique resort experiences in one luxurious destination and is included in Conde Nast Traveler’s 2013 Gold List of the Best 100 Hotels in the World and The World’s 10 Best Beach Hotels.
Reached by a scenic 30 minute seaplane flight, this spectacular resort offers three different experiences on two islands. Discover a Maldivian hideaway on tiny Rangali Island and cross the bridge to enjoy the livelier main island. The third experience – the Spa Retreat – is an over-water destination set off the main island.
Choose from a range of luxurious villas, including romantic water villas on Rangali Island, contemporary beach villas amidst tropical greenery on the main island, or stunning over-water villas at the Spa Retreat. The resort offers 12 restaurants and bars, two spas, two pools and unique experiences such as manta-watching, dolphin-spotting and snorkeling with whale sharks.
A gastronomist’s dream, discover world-class dining including the only all-glass undersea restaurant in the world, Ithaa Undersea Restaurant. Try Japanese-inspired dishes at Koko Grill or choose from 101 of the world’s best cheeses in the Cheese and Wine Bar. Experience a wine dinner hosted by our chef and sommelier at the Wine Cellar or sample fine Chinese cuisine at Ufaa by celebrated chef, Jereme Leung. Over 20,000 bottles of fine wines, from rare vintages to new discoveries, ensure that every meal at the resort becomes a sensory feast.
For relaxation, take an excursion, unwind in one of two spas or enjoy diving and watersports. Snorkel the coral reef or celebrate the art of doing nothing on one of the world’s most perfect beaches.
Conrad Maldives Rangali Island offers a choice of luxurious accommodation options, spread accross two islands. The main Rangalifinolhu Island houses all of the resort’s beach villas, whilst smaller Rangali Island is home to luxurious water villas and the Spa Retreat features both family Water Villas and Retreat Water Villas which have their own private spa treatment room.
From world-class diving amidst some of the Indian Ocean’s finest under-water scenery to a Robinson Crusoe-style picnic on a deserted island, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island provides a host of recreational activities to suit all tastes. Enjoy exceptional services and amenities with world-class hospitality in one of the world’s most beautiful locations. Food lovers and wine connoisseurs will love the seven outstanding restaurants and four bars set in spectacular Maldivian beach settings and the unique dining experience of the world’s first all-glass undersea restaurant, the Ithaa, 16 feet below sea level.
Indulge in luxurious spa therapies at the two stunning spas offering one of the widest choices of treatments in the country. Exercise any time you like in the fully equipped fitness center. Swim in the two infinite view swimming pools and play tennis by the ocean. Do business in the 24-hour business center. Spectacular scenery makes this resort the perfect location for weddings and honeymoons. Buy something special in the resort’s three boutiques offering Italian designer wear, jewellery and gift items. This amazing resort has a Dive Center and a Watersports Center.
Over 40 different dive sites lie within easy reach of the resort, including the famous Manta Point, making it a diver’s paradise. Others wishing to simply relax can discover the beautiful lagoon and vistas surrounding the island aboard a kayak or peddle boat. Literally just steps from the beach, the resort’s own coral reef is over 500m long and offers a variety of healthy corals inhabited by countless colorful fish, turtles, reef sharks and various rays.
Conrad Maldives Rangali Island sets the trend for resort dining to deliver luxe resort dining in compelling surroundings. Conrad Maldives is a true gourmet’s delight with a choice of 12 restaurants and bars featuring unique and individual menus, including the newly opened Ufaa by Jereme Leung as the 12th dining outlet. The dining experience at Conrad Maldives is distinguished by the diversity of cuisine and uniqueness of settings.
Conrad Maldives Rangali Island sets the trend for dining in the country, being the first to understand that a remote location needn’t prohibit fine dining and good wines. Conrad Maldives was the first resort to build an underground wine cellar; the first to create an undersea restaurant; the first to invite world-class chefs and winemakers to its islands and the first to establish a cheese bar. Conrad Maldives continues to offer the largest wine list in the region with over 20,000 bottles of approximately 1,400 labels in The Wine Cellar, built two metres underground.
Unless otherwise stated, all restaurants are open-air and have sea views. The dinner dress code is smart-casual and bare feet are encouraged.
Conrad Maldives Rangali Island caters for everyone’s fitness needs with two luxurious Spas and a Fitness Center, all set in the most idyllic of beachside settings with sweeping ocean and lagoon views. The Spa Retreat on the Main Island is set on stilts over the ocean and boats a holistic spa experience that combines therapies, cuisine and holistic and lifestyle classes, including naturopathic and complementary healing therapies.
The Over Water Spa epitomizes barefoot luxury with glass-floored treatment rooms set on stilts above a coral reef in the resort’s lagoon. This spa features an array of luxury treatment rituals designed with couples in mind using precious oils, colors and crystals to create an air of seduction and mystique. A lavish range of spa facials is also offered.
The resort’s fitness center offers impressive views of the ocean and coco palms. The gymnasium provides the latest cardio equipment and the personal assistance of internationally qualified instructors. An open air meditation pavilion on the beach is also available for private and group yoga sessions.
Relax in the resort’s two infinity swimming pools or play tennis with friends on the outdoor tennis court.