INDIAN OCEAN: TOP 5 RESORTS WITH WATERFRONT SUITES & VILLAS
Feature: Evie Plumb
The Indian Ocean is surrounded by Asia, Africa and Australia and as many know, it is home to the world’s most luxurious and beautiful islands. They all propose exotic beaches, emerald waters, miles of colourful reefs and 5*, stylish accommodation which you will not find anywhere else in the world.
Treat yourself to a stunning, stylish, private villa equipped with an infinity pool that looks over the clear waters of the breathtaking Indian Ocean. The villa hosts a large bright, open living space with views of your very own beautiful tropical garden. After a relaxing day in the sunshine you can cool down in the outdoor plunge pool or outdoor shower. This luxury resort offers a range of 10 different water sports or take a private sailing boat for a spin and explore the island.
Located on the resort’s private island on the east coast of Mauritius it is the perfect location for a romantic break where you can unwind, relax and spend time with your loved ones.
W Maldives is a secretive, luxurious private island with 78 private retreats which all offer a plunge pool, a sundeck, access to six restaurants with a range of cuisines, an underwater club and spa!
Stay in the ‘Wonderful Beach Oasis’ one-bedroom villa which in situated on top of the tropical Indian Ocean. Take in the views from the relaxing sundeck with incredible glass bottom floors. You can bathe under the stars in the open roof bathroom equipped with a rainfall shower and gigantic bath tub.
A swing bed and BBQ will ensure your evenings will be nothing but peaceful and memorable. This incredible resort is also renowned for its stunning reefs which surround the island, they are perfect for diving and snorkeling. An ideal location for a holiday of a lifetime in the beautiful Maldives.
Le Méridien Fisherman’s Cove is located on the western tip of Seychelles in the bay of the stunning Beau-Vallon Beach. Embedded in a fascinating coral reef, the idyllic deluxe rooms all boast a tropical, private garden terrace with beachfront views and a spacious living area to unwind and rest in pure tranquility.
If your body needs some TLC why don’t you whisk yourself off to the Zen Spa for an afternoon of pampering. You can even request for your massage to be located in the privacy and intimacy of your room or the on the private wooden pontoon over the beautiful clear waters.
Indulge at a choice of four international restaurants and bars where you can try local cuisines that will certainly grab your taste buds! Gaze at the incredible views whilst sipping on a lovely cocktail.
Constance Belle Mare Plage is situated on the east coast of Mauritius and set across 2km of golden sand. Recently renovated into a chic, stylish resort that offers a selection of luxurious suites and villas with private pools and ocean views.
All guests can choose from a wide selection of water sports, including waterskiing and kayaking or even treat yourself to a 18-hole game of golf. If you would prefer to keep it low-key you can enjoy hours of pampering at the exclusive health and beauty spa.
This resort is also perfect for families with a wide range of activities to keep the kids entertained. This spectacular resort also presents 7 different restaurants where you will have the opportunity to choose from a huge variety of local dishes.
COMO Cocoa Island is a stunning, luxury island resort with 33 exquisite water villas. Surrounded by pure white sands and still, turquoise waters you can choose from a sunset or sunrise villa which both offer two bedrooms, an en-suite, an outdoor shower and a beautiful private terrace which allows you to step off into the ocean.
With some of the best South Indian, Asian and Mediterranean cuisines in the Maldives you will certainly not be short of choice. You can dine beside the infinity pool or organise a romantic, private table at the beach whilst watching the sun set.
Treat yourself to an Asian-inspired treatment at the COMO Shambhala Retreat or take a trip to the open-air pavilion for a yoga class which will be one to remember!