Maldives is a tiny island nation in the Indian Ocean but what it lacks in size it makes up for in natural beauty and stunning landscapes and an even more spectacular seascape. The diving scene in the waters surrounding this island nation is among the best in the world and Maldives, therefore, finds itself in the list of top exclusive holiday destinations of the world. Maldives is a tourist friendly nation and as such it has a large number of hotels, resorts and cottages to accommodate the continuous stream of visitors.
There are a large number of resorts that have come up in recent years with the exclusive aim of giving their guests an unforgettable stay in the Maldives. The Constance Moofushi Resort is one such exclusive resort where the comfort of the guest is the topmost priority.
Overview of the resort:
The Constance Moofushi Resort which opened to its guests as recently as 2010 is situated in the South Ari Atoll which is a diver’s paradise with the best diving sites situated in the waters around the atoll. The Constance Hotel group has made the best efforts to give their guests a luxurious stay in a relaxed beach atmosphere. From comfortable living arrangements to a menu with a varied cuisine, spa facilities and to top it all the best diving opportunities in addition to much more entertainment and sight seeing prospects, Constance Moofushi Resorts are among the best in the world. The resort staff consists of a group of personable individuals who are always at hand to take care of the guest right from the time they arrive at the Male airport and are escorted to the resort using the sea plane. This special treatment continues right through the entire stay and transport back to the airport at the end of the holiday.
The villas are airy living spaces spread over the entire resort property and have easy access to the beach and direct access to the shallow waters surrounding the resort. The villas are divided to include beach villas, water villas and senior water villas which are equipped with air-conditioning, shower and bathrooms, WIFI on the house, LCD connection, in house safes, iPod connection, mini-bar, tea and coffee making equipment, telephone, comfortable sitting areas on wooden terraces, etc. While beach villas give the guest access to the private beach, the water villas lead directly to the shallow waters where the diving enthusiast can spend leisure time snorkeling and checking out the spectacular marine life.
Restaurants and Bars:
The Manta and Alizee restaurants and the Manta and Totem Bars at the resort are lovely areas where the guest can lounge or unwind while sampling the wide variety of cuisines that are prepared to perfection by master chefs. The restaurant Manta which has a sand floor is a perfect place to sample different dishes while enjoying the vast expanse of the blue ocean from one’s table. The wide variety of choice wines from the resorts cellars are also worth trying out.
Alizee is the grill restaurant situated on the beach at the water’s edge where a wide variety of grills are cooked in the open while the guest watches. Afternoon lunch can be had near the pool or the beach bar and is just as relaxing.
The tropically designed Manta Bar is the ideal place to try out some choice liquors, mocktails and cocktails while listening to music played by the in house DJ.
The Totem Bar is situated among a shady clump of trees on the beach and the guest can lounge in peace and enjoy some of the resorts signature drinks while using this green covering as a refuge from the hot tropical sun.
Spa de Constance:
The Spa de Constance is the resort spa which includes a series of rooms built on the water and a yoga area for the guest to relax and enjoy the different natural, healing spa treatments while allowing the blue waters calm the mind and eyes. The guest can choose from a number of treatments, massages, facials or opt for tailor made packages which are designed to suit different requirements of each guest and get pampered while the body and mind are nourished and rejuvenated by professional massage therapists. The oils, scrubs and body wraps are specially formulated to give the guest the best healing and relaxing effects.
Diving and Snorkeling:
Most of the visitors to the resort are there specially to take advantage of the diving and snorkeling facilities and to view the stunning underwater world teeming with a mind boggling variety of marine life from close quarters. The resort’s experienced diving instructors make it possible for the beginner to understand the nuances of snorkeling and diving and help him /her to get acclimatized to the water and enjoy the experience of snorkeling and diving among the fish in the sea. The experienced diver is guided to the best diving spots in the ocean where it is possible for them to see the largest variety of rare sea creatures some of which are seen in this part of the ocean. Diving and snorkeling equipment can be rented from the resort for the entire course of the diving and snorkeling lessons.
Other Services and facilities:
In addition to superb living facilities, food and relaxation, Constance Moofushi also makes laundry services, babysitters, smooth internet connectivity, swimming pool and gym facilities, entertainment areas, sightseeing, water sports, deep sea fishing, excursions on the sea using the Dhoni and many more facilities available to the guest. Some of these services are on the house and some like the Dhoni excursions, sight seeing, sunset cruises, water sports, etc come at a price.
The Constance Moofushi Resort is a perfect place for honeymooning couples, families on holiday and diving enthusiasts also. Each guest is made to feel special and the personal care taken by the staff is sure to make the guest want to come back here time and again. The amazing diving scene and the plush living arrangements enhance the entire holiday making it an unforgettable memory which many want to experience over and over again. The Constance Moofushi Resort, in the short time since its start, has proved to be a popular choice for visitors to the Maldives.