The Maldives is a famous holiday destination for tourists around the world. The luxury resorts featured by the country are top-notch, the service is unrivaled and the getaway experience is simply a sensation not abundant in this world. The islands are filled with lush tropical vegetation, the sand is soft & white as snow, and the water is clear as crystals, providing an exotic and tropical atmosphere like none another. This results in people travelling from around the globe, keen on experiencing this reputed unparalleled luxury. This of course, includes celebrities as well.
Some celebrities stay just to enjoy a simple romantic holiday in a cozy water villa with a private pool which gives them a sense of privacy, tranquility and peace which they usually don’t get and others visit with their family to enjoy some water sports, go on excursions and to experience everything that the resorts in Maldives has to offer.
From famous football stars like Cristiano Ronaldo and David Beckman to famous chefs such as Gordon Ramsay to the Prince William of the British Royal Family, there are a number of famous celebrities that visit Maldives every year for their holiday. Since you might be keen on knowing about the places where they have accommodated, we have made a list of some of the resorts where celebrities stay in Maldives which you can visit yourself as well.
Maldives Resorts That Are Celebrity Favorites – Where do celebrities stay in Maldives?
Set in the UNESCO-Protected biosphere located in Baa Atoll, Amilla Fushi is a 30-minute seaplane ride away from the Velana International Airport of Maldives. The resort can also be accessed by a domestic plane to the Dharavandhoo island followed by a 10-minute speedboat ride.
English model Kate Moss, actress Kate Winslet, well-renowned chef Gordon Ramsay, and even the football legend of England David Beckham accommodated in the resort. The Beckhams came with the whole family to enjoy a joyous family vacation in the secluded atmosphere of the island.
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The whitewashed private villas of the island boasting large living areas with cozy bedrooms scattered across the island, by the beach, and stilted across the water surrounded by a serene atmosphere certainly played a role in celebrities choosing the resort.
Apart from this Amilla Fushi also a dining adventure for the taste buds with the gourmet cuisines, sports, and excursions for both heart-pumping action and relaxing journeys, as well as the “Javvu” Spa for therapeutic massages.
Cheval Blanc Randheli Resort
Located in the Noonu Atoll is the Cheval Blanc Randheli Resort, spoiled with lush tropical greenery and white sandbanks along with the turquoise lagoon which surrounds it. The Island is accessible by a panoramic seaplane which takes only about 40 minutes.
Back in 2014 the royal British Couple Prince Williams and Kate Middleton reportedly chose Randheli Island Resort for their romantic getaway and kept a low profile to enjoy a peaceful holiday. With 45 villas offering utmost privacy and private butler service along with the uninterrupted views of the Indian Ocean, it’s no surprise that the royal couple opted this destination for a romantic getaway.
Furthermore, the resort also offers its very own private island with a beach and gardens featuring a four-bedroom villa with an outdoor pool and a private spa, truly giving the feeling of secluded tranquility.
Anantara Kihavah Resort
Set in the turquoise lagoon which diffuses into the sapphire of blue the resort is located in the Baa Atoll, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. There are two options to go to the resort from the international airport. Through a 35-minute seaplane ride or 20-minute domestic airplane ride followed by a 15-minute cruise via a speedboat.
Cristiano Ronaldo, one of the biggest athletes in the world, as well as Ronan and Storm Keating, an Irish recording artist, and an Australian fashion designer visited the resort for their getaway. The Keatings visited with the family earlier this year for their new year holiday and could not be happier with their family holiday in Maldives.
Apart from the 80 villas featuring private pools with direct beach access along with the various activities and excursions for adventure enthusiasts, what set Anantara Kihavah Maldives apart is the SEA, one of the underwater restaurants in Maldives, which Mr. Ronan had visited in the holiday with his whole gang to indulge in some sumptuous meals.
Kuramathi Island Resort
Located 56km away from Male’ set in the Rasdhoo Atoll Kuramathi offers a truly Maldivian holiday experience. One can arrive at the resort through the sea by a 90-minute speedboat ride or by air via seaplane which only takes about 20 minutes
To name a few celebrities who stayed at Kuramathi, Myleene Klass, British singer, pianist, and model visited the resort and Billie Faiers, a famous television personality, spent a luxurious family holiday at Kuramathi as well. Billie Faiers and her finance Greg Shepherd chose to bring their two children to spend some quality family time at the resort and decided to start the year 2018 with style, which they did.
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Kuramathi resort offers Ocean Front Villas designed to experience pure luxury, three restaurants featuring fine dining menus with options to choose from to entertain your taste buds, a spa, and even a club dedicated for kids which makes the resort the perfect place for a family getaway.
These resorts in Maldives certainly piqued the interest of the celebrities enough to make them get on their jet and spend a nice holiday in Maldives, whether it be with their family or for a romantic getaway. There is no questioning the level of service and the holiday experiences which these places have to offer, definitely won’t hurt for you to visit the resorts and see what the fuss is about yourself. To conclude these are the places that celebrities have stayed in Maldives.