Huvafen Fushi Spa Resort (formerly the Nakatchafushi Island Resort) is a perfect destination for those who seek a casual, laid-back retreat. It is the ideal place for honeymooners or for those who just want to get away from it all. Surrounded by a big lagoon, and fringed with white sandy beaches, Huvafen Fushi is an island paradise with lush vegetation, exotic blooms and elegant palms where guests cannot help but enjoy themselves.
Island name: Nakatchafushi
Distance to Male: 26 km
Atoll: North Male
Opened: 1979, completely reconstructed and reopened in 2004
Transfer: Speedboat 30 min
Size: 350 x 100 m
No of rooms: 43
(depending on season and booked accommodation):
USD 600 to 3,000 per night/Bungalow/Ocean Pavilion, incl. Breakfast
Located in the North Malé Atoll in the Maldives, approximately 25 minutes by speedboat from Malé.
8 beach bungalows plunge pool, 8 deluxe beach bungalows with plunge pool, 12 Lagoon Bungalows with plunge pool, 12 Ocean Bungalows with plunge pool, 2 Ocean Pavillions & “Cube” – great for families. Each beach bungalow has its own private pool. An internal pathway leads to all facilities and guest bungalows, ensuring maximum privacy for all guests. Ocean and lagoon overwater-bungalow guests will enjoy stepping straight down into crystal-clear water from their private deck. The pure white sand islet ‘Loabi Finolhu’, or Love Island, is accessible by luxury dhoni (Maldivian sailboat).
Room facilities: Every villa features ac, outdoor bath & shower and indoor shower in the Beach Bungalows. 32 -50” plasma screen TV with satellite channels (depending on the room), personal bar, hidden safe, writing desk, day bed, WIFI-access, Nespresso machine, Bose Surround Sound system, IPod docking station with Ipod containing 6000 tracks, Frette linen, hair dryer, Bathroom products from L’Occitane de Provence, Bang Olufsen cordless phone, bathrobe, slippers,
The 220 islanders take pride in creating unforgettable dreams that linger on. Superlative private dining, absolutely anywhere your heart desires, on the island or the private sand islet, is on offer and is highly recommended. Celsius restaurant is highly recommended, this traditional Maldivian-style, white-sand floored restaurant will deliver the finest taste sensation of international cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Celcius – Open and easy, indoor and outdoor, Raw Spa & health Cuisine and refreshing Juice Bar, Salt over the water with an open kitchen, the ultimate dining experience, Vinum is Huvafen Fushi’s own vine cellar, one of the finest in the Maldives. Come in for casual wine tasting or try dining in company of the sommelier. Destination dining in your villa.
UMBar on the water’s edge overlooking the pool. Umbar is originally from a song that maldivians used to cahnt while launching a new dhoni, also used as “Cheers” in Divehi. – Cool name for a bar.
Amazing beach; white and powdery soft around the island.
Yes, infinitypool and float pool with salt water – Lonu Veyo
Sports & recreation
A range of water sports, Yoga, The Lair – extensive selection of books and dvds + lap-tops for complimentary use. Over water gym. Excursions, “Symphony” luxury cruiser, Deep sea fishing
Aquum Spa with under water spa – a serene, dreamlike space for well-being.
In every room + In ”The Lair2 in case you haven’t got your own laptop
Aquum Spa, water sports centre, scuba diving, snorkelling, and fishing.
Best time to travel
If you are looking for a few extra hours of sunshine, then you should visit the Maldives between December and April, which is the dry season. It is still warm between May and November, but the skies can be cloudy, humidity is higher and rain is more likely.
Huvafen Fushi is a breathtaking 25-minute luxury speedboat ride from Malé International Airport. Alternatively, a captivating chartered seaplane transfer of 15 minutes across the atoll can be arranged for those who prefer to fly.