Maldives – Regarded as one of the most romantic destinations in the world, the Maldives is known for its quixotic beauty – sugar sand beaches and crystalline waters of the Indian Ocean. It is considered a luxury escape for good reason, where painted sunrises melt into fiery sunsets, and the only decision one has to make is whether to take a dip in a private pool or the ocean. Marriott Bonvoy’s portfolio of resorts in the Maldives presents the ideal backdrop and setting to celebrate love with curated romance packages to make your escape truly magical.
The resorts invite guests to cherish time for each other this Valentine's Day - from intoxicating adventures on the water to sun-kissed spa days and starry-night dinners, romance is never far away at these resorts in the Maldives that bring all the ingredients together to create a vista for a perfect romantic rendezvous, from exchanging the words ‘I Do’ at JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa, getting wed in style at W Maldives, designing an amorous beach proposal at Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa, to embarking on a secluded honeymoon at The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort. Each of the resorts is located on its’ own private island, creating an exclusive and peaceful environment, almost as though they were designed for couples to spend carefree time together where they can delight in moonlit picnics, soothing massages, and crafted experiences in one of the world’s most romantic retreats.
Uncover some of the best stops to breathe in the beauty and celebrate the love and experiences that you’d never forget this Valentine’s Day.
MEMORABLE MOMENTS FOR TWO AT JW MARRIOTT MALDIVES RESORT & SPA
With amethyst sunsets against azure blue waters and every second customized to one’s most wishful likes, JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa is a sliver of paradise on the crescent-shaped Vagaru island in Shaviyani Atoll, the perfect setting for a commitment ceremony, a renewal of vows or a romantic getaway. The resort is well-known for its’ bespoke experiences, from petal-covered pathways leading towards the gentle waves, local drummers keeping the beat and dreamy beach dinner set-ups as the sun explodes into a million colors dipping into the horizon. Guests are invited to celebrate memorable moments as they indulge in a luxurious setting overlooking the mesmerizing turquoise waters with private romantic dinners, cocktails, and a spa treatment.
This Valentine’s Day, starting the day in the most romantic of ways, couples can soak up the sun as they enjoy a floating breakfast with champagne in their own in-villa private pool. To truly revel in the magic of the Maldives, couples can enjoy a 5-course private romantic beach dinner in front of their villa complete with fairy lights and the soundtrack of the ocean waves as the sun goes down.
‘Island Touch’ spa package at Spa by JW presents 120 minutes of bliss with a choice of four treatments from the menu with the body, hair, and skin treatments to leave guests feeling beautiful inside and out. Taking place in the Deluxe Suite Relaxation Room with the exclusive use of the couple’s steam bath and ice room, couples can create forever memories.
His & Her at JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa includes:
- Daily breakfast for two persons at Aailaa restaurant
- One-time interactive Steak Masterclass at the Overwater Shio restaurant with red wine pairing, followed by a BBQ session and plating techniques
- One-time Ultimate Aromatherapy Treatment, signature massage for two persons at the overwater Spa by JW
IT’S A DATE AT W MALDIVES
Set in the middle of the Indian Ocean on a heart-shaped island, W Maldives is surrounded by a white sandy beach, pristine turquoise waters, and one of the most amazing house reefs in Maldives, home to unscripted diversity of marine life, unmistakably a utopia for couples. Whether one is looking for an intimate getaway or a renewal of vows, W Maldives will fuel the guests’ lust for life and make their stay truly extraordinary. Guests can even have the ultimate Maldivian castaway experience and Say I-do at Gaathafushi, W Maldives’ very own secluded island residing just a stone’s throw away from the main island.
W Maldives invites guests to indulge in a luxurious dreamy escape for two in tropical paradise this Valentine’s Day, with exceptional romantic dinners and pampering massages overlooking the idyllic ocean in overwater treatment rooms at the AWAY® Spa. Imagine spending the romantic day at the castaway Gaathafushi Island paired with a 5-course culinary journey along with proposal sand art, a drone shoot, and a flirty breakfast in bed the next morning. Couples can also choose to sail out on ESCAPE, their luxury yacht, and enjoy a romantic sunset with a private 5-course dinner hosted by their very own personal chef on board.
The W Got You Covered Package at W Maldives includes:
- Daily buffet breakfast at KITCHEN
- Daily three-course lunch and dinner in a designated restaurant for two
- Unlimited beverages from the All-Inclusive Beverages List served in all restaurants and bars, only, during the designated service hours
- Complimentary in-room W MIXBAR for non-alcoholic beverages
- Complimentary non-motorized activities and snorkeling gear
A ROMANTIC RETREAT AT SHERATON MALDIVES FULL MOON RESORT & SPA
Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa sits in the middle of a shimmering turquoise lagoon and is postcard-perfect with swaying palms kissing white sandy beaches. Its’ ocean view and overwater villas are the perfect getaway spots for a bit of romance. Be it a proposal or just a romantic getaway - the five-star resort elevates it all to make a stay paradise-like. The dedicated team will orchestrate a romantic set-up while the couple indulges in snorkeling, diving or just lazing by their private plunge pool; from a beautiful décor featuring a gazebo made of flowers on the edge of azure waters, soulful music and Champagne. Simply set the scene in a place of surreal beauty, and let the connoisseurs lead the way.
Within the enchanting orchard of lush foliage and exotic flowers of the resort, there is also a special garden to commemorate the love and commitment between two individuals. Couples are exclusively invited to eternalize their love by hanging a customized engraved wooden plate with their names on a dedicated Honeymoon tree in the garden. The environment conscious can also participate in the resort’s signature “Adopt a Coral”, a coral propagation initiative with a couple’s special heart-shaped coral frame. Shine Spa for Sheraton, located on its own private island offers the ultimate in privacy and seclusion as well as total relaxation while destination dining experiences on the beach leave couples with memories of a lifetime.
The resort has curated a special “Revel in Romance” experience for couples to indulge in this Valentine’s Day. Guests are invited to a romantic dinner in the captivating atmosphere of the beach and continue the celebration with a heartfelt breakfast dedicated to treasured time spent together. The experience includes a table for two at Kakuni Beach for dinner, pre-dinner sunset cocktails, a four-course dinner, live band as entertainment, a special turndown amenity, a sunrise or floating breakfast once during the stay, and more.
The Romantic Escape package at Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa includes:
- Accommodation in a premium over-water bungalow or villa
- An indulging couple treatment at the award-winning Shine Spa: 50-minute traditional aromatherapy massage for two, followed by a choice of two additional treatments: express facial, body scrub or body wrap.
- A 5-course private degustation dinner under the stars paired with a selection of premium wines
A DREAMY GETAWAY AT THE WESTIN MALDIVES MIRIANDHOO RESORT
The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort sits in the Unesco Biosphere Reserve in Baa Atoll, surrounded by the Indian Ocean offering a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to explore a magical underworld and be privy to the stunning coral reefs and exotic fauna of the Baa Atoll. A Valentine’s Day getaway here promises understated glamor— dinner under starlight on silky white sands, Maldivian offerings, Champagne to blur the edges, and of course indulgent spa treatments in dreamlike settings. Heavenly Spa by Westin™ features uninterrupted views of the Indian Ocean, almost drowning you in liquid serenity. The resort has prepared a special Valentine’s Evening planned with a 5-course beach dinner or a 5-course set menu offered at their specialty dining venue, Pearl. To elevate the experience, guests can also opt for a Lobster & Champagne experience with a private romantic destination dining setup. At the Heavenly Spa, “The Art of Love” package promises true indulgence with a couples massage, facial for two, and a Heavenly Bath. The adventurous couples can also add a couple’s diving experience or a romantic sunset cruise to enhance their stay and memories.
The Romantic Escape package at The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort includes:
- Daily breakfast at Island Kitchen
- Access to the arrival lounge at the Seaplane Terminal
- Romantic welcome amenities upon arrival
- One-time floating or in-villa dining breakfast
- Dinner at Island Kitchen or Hawker and once at The Pearl every four days
- The Art of Love experience by Heavenly Spa (60 minutes couple massage, 30 minutes facial, and 30 minutes heavenly bath with sparkling wine and romantic decoration)
- Choice of one-time Candlelight Dinner by the Beach (5-course set menu with a Champagne glass) on February 14, 2023, or private Barbeque Destination Dining for two on another day (wine not included).
- One-time sunset yoga session / breathing workshop with our wellness guru, or personal training session with our fitness instructor for two
- Use of snorkeling equipment and ocean kayaks (up to two hours)
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