Gili Lankanfushi occupies a lagoon-side setting on a private island in the North Malé Atoll. This sublime setting offers 45 overwater villas with sundecks, open-air bathrooms and nap-inspiring daybeds, all attended to by the personal service of a dedicated Mr. Friday. Guests dine on international and fresh local cuisine; memorable settings are available for meals, from in-villa to sunset champagne cruises to the romantic underground cellar. The area is teeming with outdoor opportunities, from catamaran cruises and paddleboarding, to watching a film under the stars in the jungle cinema. The private island of Lankanfushi is in the North Malé Atoll, a scenic 20 minute boat ride from the airport in Male.
Gili Lankanfushi features just 45 sumptuous over water villas, including Crusoe Residences and The Private Reserve reached only by boat. Eco-friendly villas are each serviced by a personal Mr. Friday and feature private water gardens, roof-top and over-water sundecks, open air bathrooms, and sumptuous daybeds. All villas feature fans, air-conditioning, minibar, chess and backgammon tables, cd/dvd players and extensive library, iPod dock, and Wi-Fi.
International and fresh local cuisine including produce from the organic garden inspires any palate. Dining experiences include a romantic, moonlit dinner in-villa, a sunset champagne cruise on a traditional dhoni, or dinners in the underground Gourmet Cellar - the settings are as memorable as the cuisine.
Amenities include a beachfront pool, bicycles for guests use, Library with extensive DVD and CD library, organic garden, outdoor jungle cinema, and sunrise Yoga and Tai Chi. Faciliteis include a tennis court, volleyball, table tennis, snorkeling, speed boats, waterskiing, catamarans, kayaking, windsurfing, paddleboarding, canoeing, Hobiecat sailing, sunset cruises, excursions to the capital city and local islands, big game fishing, and marine biology classes and private snorkeling with Marine Biologist.
The full service overwater Meera Spa offers a range of holistic therapies. The Ocean Paradise Dive Center provides multi-lingual PADI instructors and the latest equipment and many renowned dive sites including world famous Manta Point are within 10 minutes boat ride from the resort.