COMO Maalifushi, Maldives

This luxury resort is to the far southwest of Malé and the only one on the pristine Thaa Atoll. It has a classic, elegant feel and is a perfect spot to enjoy some of the very best the Maldives has to offer. 

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COMO Cocoa Island, Maldives

COMO Cocoa Island is a gorgeous, secluded private island a short speedboat ride from the international airport. It’s a super spot to enjoy some proper barefoot, understated luxury.  

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Conrad Rangali, Maldives

On the tip of South Ari Atoll, Conrad Rangali is one of the original Maldives resorts and boats a number of firsts – first overwater villas, first underwater restaurant and first underwater villa. Spread over two islands this luxury resort enjoys a fabulous setting with superb beaches, a great house reef and stunning views.

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LUX* South Ari Atoll, Maldives

One of the larger resorts in Maldives, LUX* South Ari Atoll comprises 193 beach villas and overwater suites strung along two miles of white sandy beach. It’s a vibrant resort with plenty of atmosphere and a good choice for families and honeymooners alike.  

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Makunudu, Maldives

Little changed for 20 years, Makunudu offers a nod to old-style Maldives hospitality. While you won’t find swimming pools, over water villas and plunge pools you will enjoy warm hospitality in a pristine Robinson Crusoe-like setting. The number of repeat visitors speaks volumes for this little gem. 

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JA Manafaru, Maldives

This well-established resort is the furthest north of all Maldives hotels and sits on a lush island surrounded by shimmering white sand beaches. The staff are unfailingly charming and the whole place feels like a luxurious, tropical home-from-home; somewhere to kick off your shoes and forget about day-to-day life. 

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Zancudo Lodge, Costa Rica

Surrounded by Costa Rican wildlife, idyllic jungle foliage and a private beach, Zancudo Lodge offers an ultimate adventurous getaway. Anglers can enjoy inshore and offshore fishing, and there is plenty for non-fishers to enjoy too.

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Victoria House Resort and Spa, Ambergris Cay, Belize

An intimate boutique resort and spa, Victoria House is just 10 minutes from bustling San Pedro. It offers a charming beach side location on the edge of the barrier reef. From here you can experience Belize’s famous underwater world first hand, whether snorkelling, diving or fishing.

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Turtle Inn, Placencia, Belize

Turtle Inn is a boutique beachfront property just outside Placencia. It offers a variety of individual thatched cottages, decorated with handcrafted Balinese furnishings. Just steps beyond your private deck, the white-sand beach dissolves into the clear Caribbean Sea.