Finolhu embraces retro luxury and encourages a vibe of fun-filled days and nights. Starting with cool drinks at the resorts private lounge in the Malé Airport, guests are flown over by sea plane to this stylish bohemian village. Accommodations are equipped with a Marshall sound system to let you groove away the afternoon in spacious villas just steps from the waters edge.
After dark, the 1 OAK Beach Club has a DJ and performances from resident artists that include acrobats, stilt walkers and fire dancers. For nostalgic gamers, the bar area is furnished with old school arcade classics like Pac-Man and Pinball. Evening meals at Baa Haa Grill and Kanusan span from North Africa to Asia with grilled meats and tanjine to Mandarin roast duck and Thai style larb gai. For more casual eats, lunch at the Fish & Crab Shack will feel as though one has left the island entirely while indulging in buckets of seafood and signature cocktails on the islands serenely pristine sandbank.
Staying with the retro beach vibe, pastel coloured treatment rooms at The Cove Club massage centre are home to dozens of therapies that include world-class podiatry and skincare treatments coupled with equally fabulous body massages that provide absolute relaxation. Not far from the spa is the indoor-outdoor fitness gym and pavilion. Here, one can maintain or create new fitness goals with yoga and kickboxing. For a more intense workout, guests can spend time with a UFC Gym Coach and Master Trainer.
Hanifaru Bay at Finolhu is the entrance to a wealth of marine beauty and unimaginable sea creatures. Here, guests can dive deep with PADI instructors or venture out with the resident Marine Biologist to participate in some of the islands unique conservations projects.