Overview of Fushifaru Maldives
The Fushifaru Resort in the Maldives is a private island resort that helps the guests experience true luxury from within a small piece of land in the middle of the Indian Ocean. The soft white sand beaches and the clear turquoise blue waters of the island captivate the eye of all the people who visit the resort. Fushifaru is in between two channels that connect the inner atoll to the outer sea. There is a nationally protected coral reef that surrounds the island. This reef is home to various marine ecosystems and inhabitants, making this the perfect spot for diving activities.
Accomodation in Fushifaru Maldives
The following are the different types of beach and water villas that one can choose from this Resort
- SUNRISE AND SUNSET BEACH VILLA
The Sunrise Beach Villas are on the eastern side of the island. You can view the sun rising from the vast Indian Ocean. The Sunset Beach Villas are located on the western side of the island so that customers experience sunset and get to see the breathtaking view of the sun setting into the lagoon. This villa can accomodate a maximum of three adults.
- SUNRISE AND SUNSET BEACH POOL VILLA
Enjoy a beautiful drink in your villa on your own private deck with a beautiful view of your own private pool and the Indian Ocean by the horizon. Sunrise and Sunsey villas are located on the eastern and western parts of the island respectively. This villa can accomodate a maximum of three adults.
- BEACH DUPLEX VILLA
The perfect room option, for a family or a bunch of friends of up to 6 adults. The Duplex villa is a sunrise beach villa and a beach pool villa combined with a shared living room space. This way, guests of the same family or a group of friends do not have to stay in two separate rooms away from each other.
- PREMIUM BEACH DUPLEX VILLA
A spacious two-bedroom villa with a fusion of modern contemporary design with the Maldivian accents. Drive your sorrows away by plunging into a private pool or by sunbathing in your private outdoor setting. This premium villa can accomodate a maximum of 6 adults.
- JACUZZI WATER VILLA
Villas suspended above the lagoon with the help of wooden stilts makes you feel like living in the middle of the ocean. Experience the jacuzzi on the deck of your private villa. There is also stairs attached to the deck that grant you access to the crystal clear waters of the lagoon below.
- POOL WATER VILLA
Enter into your luxurious private overwater villa, designed by fusing modern contemporary ideas with the traditional Maldivian accents. Guests can sunbathe on the deck, jump into the lagoon below or even dip into their private plunge pool on the deck of the villa.
- PREMIUM POOL WATER VILLA
Enjoy the breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean as the sunsets from this premium and luxurious villa. The glass front private pool also mimics the infinity pool. The stairs in the deck encourage you to jump into the lagoon below, as you can climb back up again. Also Read: Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort Spa
Restaurants in Fushifaru Maldives
We will discuss in detail the culinary experiences that these restaurants offer to their guests. The following are the restaurants and bars that are in Fushifaru.
The restaurant has a tropical Maldivian ambience with stunning view of the ocean. The restaurant serves island inspired cuisine on the beachfront from dawn to dusk.
Enjoy the day with a fresh and young tender coconut from the local coconut trees or sip into specially crafted cocktails customised per your requests on this bar with a stunning view and a gentle breeze of the ocean.
Raakani offers a beautiful seafront dining experience overlooking the ocean. There are thatched-roof pavilions that overlook the sea, under which the guests are seated. Guests can feast on the fresh catch of the day or order seafood platters or even a variety of grilled meats. One can also experience the concept of dining under the stars, provided the skies are not cloudy after sunset.
Enjoy the live-action of the skilled chefs, who offer authentic Japanese delicacies like fresh lobster or Kobe beef in original Teppanyaki style. There is also a wide variety of a la carte options apart from the set Japanese menu.
Unwind yourselves on airy cabanas, sip on cold-pressed juices, fruit-based immune booster shots and munch on fresh fruit skewers without having to leave the beach.
IN VILLA DINING
Choose to dine in the luxury of your private villa or on your private deck. You can choose from either the chef’s list of specially-curated menus or you can custom create your bespoke menu. The floating breakfast, Private pool dinner, romantic beach dinner are all part of this experience. It is recommended that we discuss this with the resort in advance. This allows the resort to be prepared to give you the best possible experience.
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Activities in Fushifaru
There are a variety of activities to keep you engaged for the duration of your stay on the island. The following are some of the most preferred activities on this island.
Jump into the warm tropical waters of the Indian Ocean and experience a new underwater world. A reef surrounds the island, hence there is a lot of aquatic life that a diver can witness during the dive. There are coral fishes, turtles, manta rays, dolphins, white-tip sharks and much more. The resort also has its own in house marine biologist using whom the guests can create their custom bespoke day at sea.
Time flies when you are having fun in the water doing watersports. The instructors can give you tips on different activities like water-skiing, kayaking, catamaran sailing, jet-skiing, parasailing, kite surfing, sea bob, windsurfing etc. You can also ask for specific lessons like snorkelling or scuba-diving based on your interests. Enjoy your water sports through Maldives Vacation.
The resort also offers a variety of excursions to choose from. A few of them are going on a Manta quest, setting sail on a catamaran and going on a catamaran excursion, experiencing the local island, going on a quest for dolphins, sailing off into the sunset on a sunset cruise etc.
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Location and Transportation
The Fushifaru Maldives is located in the Lhaviyani Atoll which is located at a distance of 145 km from the main island Male. You can reach the resort by taking a breathtaking 35-minute seaplane journey.
- What is the cost of seaplane from from male to fushifaru?
A) The seaplane cost from Malé to Fushifaru is $450 roundtrip for an adult, $160 roundtrip for children (below the age of 12 years old) and it is free for infants
- Is there any other transfer mode apart from the seaplane. Can a speedboat be arranged.
A) There are other private operators that provide speedboat transfer to the resort. But it is recommended that you travel via the seaplane as the journey on the speedboat with take a long time.