Due to a complete travel ban in my home country, I have decided to temporarily pause my travels. While I am waiting for (international) travel to resume, I will re-publish some reviews of my favorite luxury hotels in the world.
Today: Review of the Maldives’ most exclusive hotel, Soneva Jani
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Hotel website: Soneva Jani Maldives
Inspired by a word that means wisdom in Sanskrit, Soneva Jani is located on Medhufaru island, which is part of an uninhabited five-island cluster in the Noonu Atoll. The Maldives’ most exclusive hotel – and my favorite hotel in the world – is fringed by pristine beaches, blanketed with lush tropical greenery, and surrounded by a 5.6 km (3,4 mi) lagoon of crystal clear waters with uninterrupted 360° views of the Indian Ocean. Each one of Soneva Jani’s phenomenal water villas has a private lap pool and opens to its own stretch of lagoon, with most villas featuring slides going directly from the top deck into the lagoon below. The highlight of the villas is the retractable roof in the master bedroom, which slides back at the touch of a button so that guests can lie in bed and stargaze. In 2020, Soneva Jani added Chapter Two to its portfolio of luxurious water villas, and also introduced exciting new dining concepts and a whole new all-inclusive way to experience the best of the resort with Soneva Unlimited…