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This Maldives Resort Is the Best Way to Experience the Islands' Famous Reputation for Luxury

Maldives Epic Stays
by Matador Creators Feb 22, 2023

When it comes to luxury vacations, it doesn’t get much more opulent than the Gili Lankanfushi resort in the Maldives. Situated on its own private island, this opulent resort offers everything you could dream of for a luxurious getaway, from its crystal-clear waters and white sand beaches to its five-star restaurants and premium spa treatments.

Guests at the resort can choose from one of 45 luxurious villas ranging from beachfront bungalows to overwater suites situated directly above the lagoon. Each villa comes complete with its own personal butler who will attend to your every need—from unpacking your suitcases to serving breakfast in bed or organizing romantic sunset cruises. And that’s just scratching the surface.

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Gili Lankanfushi isn’t just about lounging around on the beach. You can take part in an underwater safari where you can explore the vibrant coral reefs around the island or take a sunset cruise on one of the resort’s luxury boats. If you’re looking for something more daring, there are also opportunities to go deep sea fishing or take part in watersports like windsurfing or kitesurfing. For those who prefer something more sedate, Gili Lankanfushi also offers yoga retreats and meditation classes as well as cooking classes that let you learn how to prepare local dishes from expert chefs.

No trip to Gili Lankanfushi would be complete without indulging in some delicious local cuisine. The resort boasts two five-star restaurants featuring signature dishes crafted by their world-renowned chefs. For something more casual, there are plenty of poolside bars where you can sip on delicious cocktails while watching photo-worthy sunsets over the Indian Ocean. And if that doesn’t hit the spot? Well, room service is always an option.

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