Located on the private island of Fesdu which boasts a magnificent house reef, expansive lagoon, and 4 nearby reefs, W Retreat & Spa incorporates a unique blend of Maldivian island village design together with the contemporary W design features for which the brand has become renowned.
At the heart of the resort’s philosophy is its commitment to service, namely ‘whatever you want, whenever you want it’.
Accommodation consists of 78 stunning retreats – 28 Beach Oasis Retreats lace the shoreline around the island, and 46 Ocean Oasis Retreats spider out into the lagoon along the length of a wooden jetty. All feature palatial decks with plunge pools, barbecue facilities, outdoor showers, freestanding bathtubs and day beds. Ocean Oasis and Seascape Escape Retreats have the added luxury of glass floors so you can admire the under-water life in all its colourful glory. The Ocean Haven over the water is the resort’s tour de force, offering 500 square metres of sheer funk.
The stunning, contemporary communal areas include three restaurants: KITCHEN serving bistro food with a twist, FISH the elegant seafood haven and sushi bar and FIRE, the barefoot chic beach grill.While SIP is the perfect bar for a romantic sunset, just 15 steps below the ground, international DJs entertain with the latest music in the first urban night club in the Maldives, 15 BELOW.
The design award-winning AWAY Spa is found on its own private over-water jetty, in the heart of the island there is a state-of-the-art fitness centre, SWEAT, a large pool with bar WET, games areas with table tennis and table football for the child in you, plus a myriad of water sports in WAVE.
The Sweet Spots, little huts where you can help yourself to complimentary ice-cream and soft drinks are one of the little extras that make the W experience.