Niyama sits on the private island of Olhuveli in the Maldives, a 40-minute sea plane ride from Male International Airport. The resort offers a private beach, butler services and an underwater nightclub. Accessible by boat, the over-water-restaurant Edge serves fresh seafood and premium wines. The beach-side-restaurant Epicure has international dishes and a glass wine cellar. Other dining options include South American and African cuisine at Tribal, the pool-side Dune cafe and meals-to-go at The Deli. The LIME Spa at NIYAMA features eight treatment rooms including two signature Spa Sanctuaries and six lagoon view treatment rooms that look out onto the lagoon. The two Spa Sanctuary rooms offer extra privacy; each has its own outdoor bath, outdoor shower and opened cabana lounge.
There are 86 over-water or on-land studios and pavilions, divided into 22 Beach Studios (160m²) with Open-air bathrooms and a deep tub; 20 Beach Studios (180m²) with private pool; 22 Water Studios (180m²) with private pool; 14 Deluxe Water Studios (200m²) with private pool; 4 Beach Pavilions (250-350m²) with infinity pool; 2 Water Pavilions (255m²) with private infinity pool and and an expansive living and dining area; and 2 Ocean Pavilions (350m²) fused with nature.
Rates start at EUR 584.
RECOMMENDATION & AWARDS
TripAdvisor.com also honored the Niyama with the ‘Certificate of Excellence 2013’ and further, the recommendation amounts to 90%.