Four Seasons Private Island at Voavah sits in the heart of the Baa Atoll, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. The isolated island offers the perfect setting for an island getaway or party hideout, along with the signature Four Seasons service. A scenic 35-minute seaplane journey from the Male’ International Airport, Voavah is the ultimate holiday destination.

1. Complete privacy and security

There is only one entry point on the island, which means no one gains entry without the security team’s knowledge. During your stay, on-site security personnel will be conducting 24-hour patrols and reviewing CCTV footage to ensure your safety. Additionally, the island has two extra rooms available for your personal security or staff, should you wish for them to accompany you.

2. Culinary experiences

06 Reasons Why You Should Choose Four Seasons Private Island at Voavah for Your Next Family Vacation

The Beach House is a versatile dining venue where you can enjoy anything from casual poolside barbecues to fine dining. Whether you want an intimate dinner under starry skies or a cosy family dinner indoors, the staff are always on hand to bring your every wish to life. The culinary team can whip up exquisite dishes from a range of cuisines. The possibilities are endless, with Chinese, Japanese, Sri Lankan, Lebanese, Italian, Moroccan, and Maldivian favourites.

If you are missing a certain comfort food or craving one of your favourites, have no fear – the team will prepare anything your tastebuds desire and present it right to your villa. Otherwise, guests can opt to sample Lebanese and Moroccan fare, Asian specialities and more at the nearby Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru.

3. Room for everyone

The three luxury villas on Voavah are able to occupy 14 adults and eight children. Each expansive villa is equipped with its own unique features. These luxurious residences bring out the best of the natural surroundings. All the villas are family-friendly, with plenty of customizations available for little ones. The villas are located on the northern, southwest and west sides of the island. They all offer equally stunning views of the beach, ocean and lagoon. The bedrooms come with king beds and additional options of rollaway beds or cribs for children. In addition to full bathrooms, these villas boast lush outdoor garden showers.

4. Swim with mantas

06 Reasons Why You Should Choose Four Seasons Private Island at Voavah for Your Next Family Vacation

Voavah is located in the protected Baa Atoll, the world’s top manta playground. Guests at Voavah have prime access to the waters rich in marine life all year round. Observe and swim with manta rays, green turtles, whale sharks and more. These majestic creatures travel to these plankton-rich waters to feed. Moreover, they can be spotted within the Baa Atoll and the nearby Raa Atoll at any time of the year.

5. Transformative spa treatments

06 Reasons Why You Should Choose Four Seasons Private Island at Voavah for Your Next Family Vacation

The exclusive spa offers transformative treatments ranging from relaxing massages to facials. According to Nimade “Lastri” Sulastri, Assistant Spa Manager and Reiki Master at the Four Seasons Maldives, the magic of Voavah is truly undeniable. It sets the idyllic backdrop for transformative treatments and memorable experiences. Awaken inner pathways with bespoke rituals tailored to your exact needs, then spoil yourself with a signature facial that will leave you glowing. However, if you are looking for a new hairstyle or a fresh set of nails, request one of the skilled on-call stylists from Rossano Ferretti.

6. The fun never stops

Holidaying in the Maldives calls for some adrenaline-fueled watersports. Challenge yourself with kitesurfing, explore your ocean territory on a jetski and catch your own fresh sashimi for dinner. You can explore the depths and visit the many wrecks occupied by marine life, or become a master scuba diver by working your way up the PADI ladder.

Due to its distance from nearby islands, you can go big with celebrations at Four Seasons Private Island at Voavah. There are no neighbours to be annoyed by blasting your favourite tunes as you dance the night away. You can create the beach party of your dreams, with a DJ playing poolside, local musicians, or fly in international artists.

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