Maldives - Raa Atoll
1 October 2021 - 31 October 2021
7 Night discounted holiday at Reethi Faru
Return flights to the Maldives on Qatar Return seaplane transfer 7 nights accommodation in a Garden Villa Breakfast & dinner daily All taxes, levies & surcharges (estimate)
15% Discount included
Book by 30 September 2021 A surcharge of approx. R4,200-00 will apply over June & December school holidays
Packages are subject to availability at the time of the reservation. Passport & visa costs (if applicable), travel insurance & items of a personal nature are not included. Prices are subject to change without prior notice due to airfare increases and currency fluctuations. Rebooking and cancellation fees apply. All prices are per person sharing unless otherwise specified. Standard terms and conditions apply. All discounts and/or special offers have already been included in the package price.
|Base Price:||ZAR 27 620|
|Package Taxes:||ZAR 2 920|
|Total Price:||ZAR 30 540|
Reethi Faru is a private boutique resort with an enviable pedigree for conserving the natural beauty of the islands and sustaining the ecosystems upon which the fragile coral reef relies. Located on the island of Filaidhoo in Raa Atoll, this breath-taking resort with its focus on sustainable luxury seamlessly blends intimacy and privacy and measures just 600m x 350m. There is more to the resort than sun, sand and sea and the experience of staying here will outdo the tranquility of the surroundings.
40 minute seaplane transfer from the International Airport
150 free standing villas and connected two bedroom suites on the beach and over the water have been built with commitment to conservation and feature lacquer work and ceramics from the region
Garden Villas (Size: 49 m2)
Individual villas built on the sand and surrounded by lush tropical vegetation
Two Bedroom Garden Suites (Size: 126 m2)
Ideal for families these suites have a living and dining area, two bedrooms with separate entrances and an extra spacious deck
Deluxe Beach Villas (Size: 64 m2)
Beachfront villas with a spacious sitting area, a private deck, sun loungers on the beach and a rain shower and bathtub in the semi open-air bathroom
Deluxe Jacuzzi Beach Villas (Size: 68 m2)
Deluxe Beach Villas with a Jacuzzi on the deck
Deluxe Two Bedroom Beach
Suites (Size: 147m2)
The design mirrors the Two Bedroom Garden Suites but are slightly larger and have a beachfront location
Water Villas (Size: 78 m2)
The water villas, on stilts over the ocean, have private decks with direct access to the lagoon, rain showers and indoor shower and bathtub.
Water Villa Suites (Size: 226 m2)
These Suites at the end of the jetty have two bedrooms, a living and dining area, an oversized Jacuzzi on the deck and direct lagoon access
The resort offers a range of meal plan options from Bed & Breakfast to Half Board, Full Board and 2 All Inclusive options.
All Inclusive includes:
All Inclusive Premium includes:
Reethi Faru has 6 restaurants and 6 bars
Buffet style main restaurant with a global food selection
Daytime poolside restaurant serving snacks and bites
A 24 hour restaurant and bar with a la carte menus and drinks
Open-air restaurant with private cabanas serving grilled, tandoori and wood-fired oven pizza specialities
An intimate evening dinner venue providing fabulous cuisine in a romantic setting
of the Day
A unique social dining experience – one table for all seats up to 8 guests – and the menu is a scrumptious seafood sensation
The social hub of the resort with an open air deck at the beach. This is also the venue for evening entertainment and there is a games room attached
This is the place for health beverages and shakes, overlooking the infinity pool
An intimate bar on the south west side of the island – perfect for sundowners
A small and secluded bar on the island’s eastern tip
A small bar on the western side of the island (opens seasonally)
Located within a coconut grove on the western side of the island the spa comprises all the elements of self pampering – treatment rooms, steam room, sauna, Jacuzzi, relaxation area and the Coconut Spa Boutique
Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the resort
FACILITIES & ACTIVITIES
WELCOME TO THE MALDIVES
A destination of dazzling tropical beauty that offers the perfect recipe for relaxation and rejuvenation! A country of more than a thousand islands spread over 90,000 square kilometres of the Indian Ocean. Endowed with a dreamlike beauty, the Maldives welcomes you to enjoy its natural splendour and charm. For most holidaymakers, great sunny days with deep blue skies, clear lagoons with pleasing shades of blue, moonlit nights, the soothing sound of little waves lapping soft white sands, the ruffle of palms and powdery white beaches are the basic ingredient for a tropical island holiday – few places offer these in greater abundance than the Maldives.
Maldives offers a variety of resorts catering to the taste and budget of most travellers. All resorts are located on their own private island, making their beaches idyllically crowd-free. From Robinson Crusoe style to those offering a more conventional style, your resort is your haven from which to spend your days relaxing with a cocktail or two, diving in the spectacular ocean, or taking advantage of the spa facilities, water sports or activities the resort has to offer. Maldives is bare foot luxury at its best.
The warm seas of the Maldives have high visibility throughout the year; with water clear enough to see the passing fish as far as fifty metres away at times. Over a thousand species of fish and other underwater creatures inhabit the Maldivian waters. Enjoy your days snorkelling, diving, deep-sea fishing or cruising at sunset.
The Maldives has a hot tropical climate and the temperature remains remarkably consistent at around 30°C year round – and that’s on the beach and in the water! The sea in the Maldives is warm all year round and the water temperature is an average of 29°C (yowzers!)
The Maldives is 3 hours ahead of South Africa.
International flights arrive at Male's Hulhule airport, which is on an island of its own. Transfers from the airport to your resort island are either by boat, seaplane or domestic flight, depending on the distance. If your resort requires a seaplane transfer, be aware that seaplanes only operate in daylight hours. The seaplane journey in itself is an experience, as you get stunning views of the atolls - make sure you get a window seat and that you get your camera out before boarding. The seaplane will usually land next to a floating platform, from which you will be picked up by boat to be taken the remaining few metres in shore to your resort.
Electricity supply is 220V to 240V, 50Hz AC. The standard socket is the UK-style three-pin, although there are some variations, so an international adaptor will be useful.
The language of the Maldivians is Dhivehi and is very similar to several other languages from Sri Lanka, South East Asia and North India. English is also widely spoken in the Maldives.
If you are a certified diver, travel with proof of your certification and discover this miracle of nature called Maldives - a true diver’s dream. If you are not certified - well there’s no time like the present! Take the plunge while on holiday in the Maldives - with its shallow lagoons, the Maldives offers ideal conditions for beginners. Maldives is one of the most coral rich regions in the world, here you are spoilt for choice when it comes to diving. With over a thousand different species of coral and fish, every dive is a fascinating experience. While boat diving is more popular, shore diving to discover natures little wonders in the house reef off the island is also amazing. Diving possibilities include drift diving, wreck diving and night diving.
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