NIYAMA Maldives: playground retreat in paradise

This stunning luxury holiday retreat is set on the Maldives South Western Atoll of Dhaalu. NIYAMA is an edgy, modern resort that provides the perfect setting for a romantic getaway infused with a sense of fun and discovery, all topped off by a touch of tranquility. As Per AQUUM’s first resort concept, NIYAMA features 86 Studios and Pavilions introducing an array of slumber options. Beach Studios with their stunning outdoor bathrooms, large deck areas and secluded beach views; Deluxe Beach Studios with their own fibre optic lit pool; Beach Pavilions with 24 hours butler service, private pools and exclusive beach access and The Beach Residence with private dining alcoves and large living areas.

Those who prefer water villas can choose from the expansive Water Studios or Deluxe Water Studios, both offering private pools, stunning views of the vast Indian Ocean, spacious living areas and the latest in entertainment technology. For the ultimate treat, the Water Pavilions with Private Pool are available with one or two bedrooms complete with private Thakuru. Built 500 metres offshore, NIYAMA’s signature restaurant and lounge will appear to float on the surface of the Indian Ocean and will only be accessible by boat. Eight meters below will be the world’s first underwater club, the ultimate experience in music and dance where NIYAMA LIVE will feature emerging and established artistes from around the world.

Another first for Per AQUUM is Deli In. Each Studio and Pavilion will be stocked with a fridge brimming with gourmet deli items; cheeses, olives, cold cuts, wines to name a few. Another first in the Maldives is the LIME Spa at NIYAMA, which is open 24 hours. LIME includes his and her beauty salons, a contemplation garden and Quench, the juice bar. Each of these areas will be designed to heighten guests’ relaxation, allowing them to enjoy the tranquility and space around them. PUMP the 24 hour gym will be equipped with state of the art gym equipment for those looking to maintain their routine or try something new.

This exquisite holiday retreat in paradise features rates starting at $464 per night, from here.