Football legend, Luis Figo recently spent a fabulous holiday at the Ja Manafaru Resort in the Haa Alif Atoll of the Maldives. Needless to say, he was thrilled with his stay and had a great time.
The Ja Manafari resort is known as a romantic getaway destination and a family vacation spot comprising a host of fun activities.
Guests' stays are made comfortable by the six different accommodation options available. Popular choices are the Beach Bungalows with private plunge pool which are surrounded by tropical foliage, and the Water Villas which are extremely romantic. However, opt for the Family Villas for a great family holiday.
For the ultimate holiday experience that's both romantic and luxurious, the Royal Island Two Bedroom Suite with Infinity Pool, comes with a sauna, steam room and exclusive spa treatment room.
Who said only Tom Hanks can have a castaway experience!!
You have to try out at least one out of the range of castaway experiences available, from a day on a deserted island with snorkeling, diving, etc., to watching the sunset on a private island and an overnight castaway experience. Everything from transport to food, wine and accommodation is taken care of. It is here that you encounter true paradise.
And there's more- guests can visit the historical island of Utheemu Island where there's a Palace and so much to see.
And don't forget to try a sunset cruise or a dolphin cruise- these are awesome experiences because you do them in the lap of luxury, sipping champagne and tasting some yummy delights!
What's an island without diving? This is made easy with the resort's 5-star PADI certified diving center where multilingual instructors are available to conduct a range of diving courses.
Then they also have the usual water sports such as catamaran sailing, kayaking, jet-skiing, windsailing and the like.
The Chillzone gives adults and children alike, some excitement with simulators, video games, tennis, billiards and more. The Coolzone is for kids, equipped with a pool, daybeds, mini climbing wall, bungee trampoline and lots of fun activities. It's no wonder that parents love this area!
Eat to your heart's content at White Orchid where Asian Fusion Cuisine arrives at your table in style. For the freshest seafood and succulent meats, the Ocean Grill in beautiful surroundings under the stars makes for a romantic dining experience.
And you have to treat yourself to dinner at The Cellar. This is the place for haute cuisine and fine wines from the award-winning wine cellar sourced from vineyards worldwide. Here is where you can meet the sommelier for a private wine tasting and then sit down to a Wine Cellar Dinner with the internationally rated chef.
Weddings are their "thing" at Ja Manafaru. The staff takes care of every little detail from the pre-wedding preparations of the Bride and Groom, to the wedding ceremony and the winding down afterwards. It's so magical that many young lovebirds choose to tie the knot here. For the ceremony, they have a Love Pavilion that overlooks the sea, a Castaway Island Wedding, a traditional Maldivian ceremony, and Beach Weddings with great honeymoon packages that make for a great start to one's married life.
Calmness is the by-word here, situated amongst the mangroves in a serene environment.
Many a nerve is calmed here and satisfied guests keep returning for more! Elemis is the world-famous spa partner at Calm Spa that offers aromatherapy rituals that cleanse the body and mind.
Also on offer are a range of customized treatments from Ayurveda to Shidehara and Maldivian healing rituals.Ja Manafaru is also quite affordable and brings the luxury holiday experience closer to the prudent traveler. It's a wonderful place to try out on your next vacation.