Recently opened in the Maldives during December 2017, Reethi Faru Resort joins the Preferred Hotels and Resorts Alliance, the world’s largest independent hotel brand. Reethi Faru is among the 35 new hotels across 17 countries that joined the alliance in the first quarter of the year.
“Whether looking to experience South America, China or a multitude of destinations in between, travellers can now enjoy #ThePreferredLife while staying at distinctive independent properties in even more exciting locales around the world,” the company said in their official statement.
Representing over 700 hotels, resorts, residences, and unique hotel groups across 85 countries, every property within the portfolio maintains the high quality standards and unparalleled service levels required by the Preferred Hotels & Resorts Integrated Quality Assurance Program.
The four-star plus resort located in the south of Raa Atoll on the cosy island Filaidhoo measures 600 x 350 m and its stunning house reef is just 30 to 80 meters from shore.
From the international airport, Reethi Faru Resort can be reached by a scenic 45-minute seaplane flight or a 20-minute domestic flight to Dharavandhoo followed by a 30-minute speedboat ride to the Resort.
All air-conditioned rooms feature a minibar, safety deposit box, satellite TV and tea and coffee making facilities. The partly open-air bathroom comes with free toiletries.
Vakaru, the main restaurant, serves buffet-style breakfast, lunch, and dinner with a different theme night each evening. The Haruge’, the main bar, is divided into three parts: an open-air deck, a semi-closed bar and a games room. It serves a wide range of cocktails, alcoholic and non- alcoholic drinks is available from the bar. Dhiyavaru Bar & Restaurant is built on stilts over the lagoon and offers a wide range of à la carte menus and drinks.
5 Star dive center offers educational, recreational and nitrox diving with courses for beginners and advanced divers. Other facilities offered are spa, water sports center and excursions.
Owner and operator of Reethi Faru Resort, Mahogany Pvt Ltd runs the four-star Reethi Beach Resort in the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of Baa atoll.