Surrounded by white-sand beaches on an island in the Laccadive Sea, this high-end resort with a laid-back vibe is accessible by seaplane or speedboat. It's 145 km from Velana International
Chic, airy beachfront and overwater villas offer decks and private plunge pools. All have free Wi-Fi, flat-screens and Bluetooth speakers, as well as minifridges, and en suite bathrooms with soaking tubs and disco balls. The 2-bedroom villas can sleep 6 guests.
Breakfast is complimentary. Dining options include 3 restaurants, a cafe and 2 bars (1 with a glass dance floor). There's also a spa, an outdoor pool and a kids' club, plus tennis and a gym.