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Rooms and Suites at SO/ Maldives

From 815 USD
Lagoon Water Pool Villa

Lagoon Water Pool Villa ( 1292ft2 )

Suspended over the lagoon's turquoise waters, the Lagoon Water Pool Villa offers a unique retreat. It comfortably accommodates two people in a spacious 120 m²

From 930 USD
Ocean Water Pool Villa

Ocean Water Pool Villa ( 2454ft2 )

Nestled on the lagoon's pristine white sands, the Ocean Water Pool Villa awaits. Steps away, the turquoise reef beckons. It boasts a private garden and

From 930 USD
Lagoon Beach Pool Villa

Lagoon Beach Pool Villa ( 2454ft2 )

Nestled on the gleaming white sands, the Lagoon Beach Pool Villa offers a tranquil retreat by the turquoise reef. It welcomes guests with a lush

From 1,032 USD
Ocean Beach Pool Villa

Ocean Beach Pool Villa ( 2454ft2 )

Nestled on the pristine white sands of the Maldives, the Ocean Beach Pool Villa offers a serene escape. It welcomes two guests to its expansive

From 1,734 USD
Family Beach Pool Villa

Family Beach Pool Villa ( 2562ft2 )

Escape to the Family Beach Pool Villa, a secluded paradise. This 238 m² villa offers a breathtaking ocean view. It's perfect for a family of

From 3,521 USD
2 Bedroom Ocean Water Pool Villa

2 Bedroom Ocean Water Pool Villa ( 2583ft2 )

The 2 Bedroom Ocean Water Pool Villa is a luxurious paradise. It spans two levels with a private pool. Its wraparound decks offer endless ocean

From 4,159 USD
2 Bedroom Lagoon Beach Pool Villa

2 Bedroom Lagoon Beach Pool Villa ( 3466ft2 )

Immerse in luxury at the 2 Bedroom Lagoon Beach Pool Villa. It spans two stylish levels on the white sands of a turquoise lagoon. The

From 5,690 USD
3 Bedroom Ocean Water Pool Villa

3 Bedroom Ocean Water Pool Villa ( 3552ft2 )

The ultimate ocean escape awaits with the 3 Bedroom Ocean Water Pool Villa. This luxurious two-story water atelier is designed for privacy and luxury. It

SO/ Maldives

The SO/ Maldives sits on a private island. The resort offers a unique blend of nature, design, and luxury. The hotel has sleek, modern architecture. It also has white sandy beaches and clear, turquoise waters. SO/ Maldives provides the perfect backdrop for a dreamy island getaway. Join us. We will look closer at the amenities, dining options, and world-class service. They make this resort a standout destination in the Maldives.

Overview

SO/Maldives is an exclusive destination in the Indian Ocean rooted in fashion and art. It offers a luxurious travel experience, and the resort offers an unforgettable experience. It is nestled among the clear waters and coral reefs of the Maldives, and it lies in a pristine, secluded area. The archipelago comprises 26 atolls with more than 1000 coral islands. A scenic speedboat trip from Male (the capital) offers aerial views of atolls, lagoons, and the resort.

Moreover, the resort is committed to environmental sustainability. As such, it adopted several eco-friendly measures to reduce its impact on Maldives' fragile ecosystem. Solar energy and water conservation are among the initiatives. This resort also supports marine conservation. It works to restore coral reefs. This is to protect the beauty of the Maldives' natural environment.

SO/Maldives also allows guests to experience the area's culture and traditions. Cultural excursions on nearby islands offer a unique insight into the local culture. They include traditional music and crafts. Cooking classes are also available. There is also information on the Maldives' history and community tourism projects.

This property is also a haven for divers and snorkelers. The water surrounding the resorts is filled with marine life. You can see various aquatic life at the house reef in the resort and nearby dive sites, such as colorful fish and turtles. There are also rays and whale sharks. The resort also has educational programs. It offers guided tours and other activities to spread awareness.

Location

SO/ Maldives is located along the South Male Atoll beach. This vibrant, 5-star island is designed for exploration. The Emboodhoo Lagoon is a 15 minutes speed boat ride from the Male International Airport. Discover a brand new level of luxury designed for the modern traveler.

Amenities

An international team of young people runs the Island. They are responsible for the diving club, three restaurants, and a kid's play area. The staff is also friendly and relaxed. On arrival, each villa has a dedicated Guest Experience Maker who covers the finer details. The barefoot GEM will give you a number to stay in touch with throughout your vacation. The staff will also make any necessary arrangements for you to have a memorable trip. This includes a boat ride to see dolphins at sunset, bubbles, or a floating meal in your private toilet.

SO/Maldives also offers a variety of family-friendly activities and amenities. The Kids' Club provides a range of engaging, educational activities for children. These include treasure hunts and lessons in marine biology. Diverse water sports, beach games, and excursions are also available for families of all ages.

Villas

There are 80 villas. It's hard to decide whether you want to stay in a villa on the beach or one with a pool. The water villas are in the shallows on either side of the island. They offer either a continuous view of the ocean or dazzling views of Male City. Moreover, the glass-framed Villas are situated on white sands which surround the villas. These villas feature funky colors and art in an open living space with a bath, a lounge, and a large bed.

You'll be spending most of your time on the terrace. Relax on your daybed, lie on the net that hangs over the ocean, or take a dip in the private pool. Ascend down the staircase into the ocean. Wear snorkeling equipment and enjoy the bright turquoise fish and stingrays that swim on the surface.

The beach villas have similar designs, but tropical vegetation surrounds them. Instead of the floating terrace, you will find a section of private white-sand beach, as well as a pool and a sundeck terrace. If you don't want to cycle around, there are also villas located near restaurants and bars on the island.

Dining

You can choose between two packages. These are half-board (breakfast and dinner) and all-inclusive which includes lunch.

There are 3 restaurants with a wide variety of food to choose from. Lazuli Beach Club is the most relaxed and most casual restaurant. It serves wood-fired pies, sandwiches, and burgers. You can enjoy them poolside or in the cabana of the bar. Citronelle Club has a shiny interior with marble and wicker-hung shades. It also features an open kitchen. The restaurant offers a buffet breakfast of tropical fruit, cold meats, and eggs prepared anyway. À la carte breakfasts are also available. Lunch and dinner feature an Asian-fusion menu. The wagyu stir-fry and chicken prawn and shrimp dumplings are many favorites.

The Moroccan restaurant Hadaba is open only in the evenings. It offers a posh experience. You will find it up the spiral staircase in the Pavilion Bar. It also provides panoramic views over the Maldives. You can follow the mezze starters like quail skewers and spiced lamb ribs. Or, have Black Angus beef koftas cooked on the grill? The resort also hosts a beachfront buffet twice a week. Under the stars, guests can enjoy everything. From fresh BBQ lobster to oysters.

Wellness and Recreation

Follow the therapists along winding wooden pathways to private therapy rooms with ocean views. The popular 'The Best Massage' is available with your partner. You can also choose from an Indian Head massage, a facial, or a body clay mask. The treatment begins with a rose petal and lavender foot soak, then a body massage with hot stones and essential oils to relieve tension. A relaxing herbal tea and a choice of deep tissue or lighter pressure follow.

The spa is also known as Wellness Camp. The fitness center has an outdoor terrace for yoga and meditation workshops. Moreover, soothing sound waves play in the background.

Takeaway

SO/ Maldives offers a unique blend of luxury, comfort, and relaxation. When you arrive at the resort, you will be greeted with warm Maldivian hospitality and sea views. Whether looking for a romantic getaway, a family holiday, or a solo retreat, SO/ Maldives has something for everyone. Book your stay today. Enjoy the beautiful rooms. There are also world-class dining options. Plus, an array of activities and experiences await you in this tropical paradise.

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Why we love this hotel

  • The hotel is situated in Emboodhoo Lagoon. It can be reached by a 15-minute speedboat ride from Male's Velana International Airport.
  • All the accommodations are luxurious villa hotels. Each features a private pool for an exquisite stay.
  • At Pavilion Bar, enjoy cocktails under the stars or a stunning sunset to begin or end your evening.
Rooms
  • 80
Recreation
  • Fitness Center
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Sauna
Hotel Style
Casual
Experience
  • Beach
  • Romantic
Facilities
Wheelchair Accessible

SO/ Maldives Location

SO/ Maldives Weather Forecast

South Male Atoll

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