Cinnamon Velifushi Maldives
Surrounded by the Arabian Sea, this high-end island resort on 5 hectares of beaches and gardens is accessible by seaplane or speedboat. It's 75 km from Velana International Airport.
Featuring overwater terraces and sea views, the refined, understated rooms come with Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and Bluetooth speakers, as well as minibars, tea and coffeemaking facilities, and safes. Suites add separate living areas and private plunge pools.
There's an open-air restaurant with sea views, plus beachfront and poolside bars. Other amenities include a spa, an outdoor pool and a dive center. Seaplane and speedboat transfers are available.