An enchanting escape: Amari Raaya Maldives opens
The breathtaking beauty of the Maldives is now further amplified with the grand opening of Amari Raaya Maldives resort. Located on a lush natural island in the Raa Atoll, the resort promises to be a celebration of the Maldives’ exquisite natural treasures, offering guests a unique blend of castaway experiences and luxurious living.
The grand inauguration took place with great excitement and fanfare as the first guests arrived by Manta Air seaplane. They were warmly greeted by the resort’s management team and presented with traditional Maldivian cultural items and mesmerising dances, setting the tone for an unforgettable stay.
Atul Chordia, the Chairman of Panchshil Realty, the developer behind this magnificent resort, and Yuthachai Charanachitta, the CEO of ONYX Hospitality Group had the honour of cutting the ribbon to officially mark the opening.
“Amari Raaya Maldives is a dream come true for us, and we are delighted to open our doors to the world,” he said. “We are certain that this stunning resort will not only enhance the experience of travellers to the Maldives but also contribute to the preservation of its natural beauty.”
Amari Raaya Maldives features 187 villas, each offering a distinct and unforgettable experience. Guests can immerse themselves in the untouched beauty of the Maldives with direct access to pristine beaches, choosing from various types of villas, including Beach Villas, Beach Pool Villas, and interconnecting Family Beach Villas, perfect for creating cherished memories with loved ones.
For those seeking the ultimate escape, the Ocean Villas and Ocean Pool Villas provide breathtaking panoramas of the azure waters, teeming with local marine life. Sunset enthusiasts can relish in the beauty of the Maldivian dusk from the privacy of their villas, choosing the Sunset Ocean Villas or Sunset Ocean Pool Villas.
Culinary enthusiasts will be in for a treat with the resort’s eight dining options, each offering a unique gastronomic adventure. From the signature Amaya Food Gallery, serving famous street food and hawker delights, to the rooftop bar Ampers&nd, where guests can savour sunset snacks and cocktails, Amari Raaya Maldives caters to every palate. Italian favourites by the poolside, sumptuous freshly caught seafood infused with Maldivian and Asian flavours, and mobile snacks and drinks served from a bus add a playful twist to the dining experience. In the evenings, guests can find a sense of community through live music, traditional Boduberu nights, and regular cultural events and festivities.
Amari Raaya Maldives is developed by Panchshil Realty, one of India’s finest luxury real estate brands. The resort is managed by Onyx Hospitality, renowned for its exceptional hospitality experiences. With its commitment to environmental sustainability, the resort aims to be a responsible steward of the Maldives’ natural wonders.
This new addition to the Maldivian luxury hospitality scene promises to be a haven for travellers seeking to connect with nature’s marvels while indulging in world-class hospitality. Amari Raaya Maldives is now open, inviting guests from all over the world to create lasting memories in this idyllic setting.