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New and Upcoming Resorts and Hotels in the Maldives in 2021 and 2022

New and Upcoming Resorts and Hotels in the Maldives in 2021 and 2022

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One of the preferred vacation spots for travelers is the Maldives, thanks to its glistening blue waters and gorgeous white sand beaches. To keep up with the high tourism demand, the area is planning to open many new hotels and resorts.

With glamorous hotels such as the Patina Maldives Fari Islands and the Ritz-Carlton, youre able to create the tropical vacation of a lifetime. Each of the hotels provides vacationers with incredible amenities that make their holiday travel the stuff dreams are made of.

So, if youre interested in finding a tropical resort or luxury hotel in the Maldives, its time that you checked out whats coming in 2021 and 2022. Lets take a look at all the new vacation opportunities being offered this year!

Patina Maldives Fari Islands

One of the hotels that are scheduled to open this year is the Patina Maldives, Fari Islands. It will be opening in the second quarter of 2021 and is the flagship property of the new brand Patina Hotels & Resorts.

Patina Maldives is going to be offering beach houses and water pool villas that are located on the shores of the Fari Islands. They plan to offer 90 different villas that range from one-bedroom to three bedrooms in size.

On top of that, theyll be opening 20 studio villas, known as Fari Studios. These will aim to create a tranquil and serene space where guests can truly relax and unwind.

The hotel plans to offer interactive music programs, customized wellness journeys, and delectable culinary experiences. The idea is that guests will be able to experience the culture of the Maldives well unwinding and recuperating in a gorgeous, peaceful zone.

The Ritz-Carlton

For those looking for a truly luxurious experience, the Ritz-Carlton is the place to be. The Ritz-Carlton is planning to set up villas on North Malé Atoll. The hotel will open its doors in June 2021, so get ready vacationers.

Just like the Patina Maldives, the Ritz-Carlton will be located on Fari Islands. While this hotel franchise is known for its high-end hotels, they are planning to take a more minimalistic approach to their newest villas. Instead of creating opulent rooms, they plan to emphasize the natural beauty of the Maldives.

All 100 villas that the Ritz-Carlton is creating will have a private infinity pool and butler service. The villas are designed to be both beachfront and over water with glass walls reaching from floor to ceiling.


Its not just villas that this resort will offer. There will also be a Kids Club to keep children entertained and a spa that sits over the water. Guests can treat themselves to a facial while they look out at the glistening waters and stunning beaches.

Plus, the hotel offers several bars, restaurants, entertainment, and shopping venues. At this resort, youre able to treat yourself to every amenity you can imagine and enjoy the perfect vacation.

Capella Maldives

For people who are wanting a smaller resort, the Capella Maldives is a great choice. This resort was supposed to open in 2020, but thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic delayed their opening until 2021. The exact date of its opening is still unannounced, so stay tuned for the latest updates.

This gorgeous Fari Islands resort will boast 57 stunning mansions and villas. Each one of them will come with its own, private infinity pool that looks out over the beautiful blue waters of the Maldives

One more unique feature of the Capella Maldives resort is that investors will be able to purchase their own villas on the property. This gives them the chance to have year-round, private residences in the Maldives where they can vacation to their hearts content!

Outside of their spacious luxury stays, the resort will also offer a stunning spa and four unique dining opportunities. Each of the dining options serves different food and is located in its own special quadrant on the resort.

Plus, vacationers can enjoy exciting activities such as underwater adventures and beachfront activities. With so many different offerings, theres something for everyone at this incredible resort.

Joali Beign

If you enjoy environmentally friendly living, youll love the Joali Beign. This is the second hotel offered by the Joali brand of hotels in the Maldives and its based on eco-conscious resort living.

One thing that makes this particular resort unique is that it will be located in Raa Atoll on Bodufushi island. And, its concept will encompass holistic and eco-friendly wellbeing.

This luxury wellness resort will offer 68 different villas that guests can choose from, each with personal butler service. On top of that, every villa will have a private pool where guests can relax and unwind as they look out on the beautiful beaches.

Outside of the villas, guests are able to enjoy personalized wellness treatments and unique Maldives experiences. Plus, they can enjoy the diverse local cuisine of the Maldives crafted by culinary experts.

The resort plans to center itself on four major tenets of wellbeing:

  • Skin
  • Energy
  • Microbiome
  • Mind

Each of the treatments and activities offered by the hotel will support these areas of wellness. Guests can take part in healing journeys and experiences that enable them to heal their bodies in each of these different ways. And, all thats happening while they look out over the beautiful waters of the Indian Ocean!

Cora Cora Maldives

Sometimes you need more of a party atmosphere, and if thats what youre looking for the Cora Cora Maldives is the place to be. This island resort will be opening on Raa Atoll and is scheduled to welcome guests starting October 1st, 2021.

One of the ways that this hotel stands out from the crowd is with its unique Maldivian artwork. Their gorgeous collection is displayed in a beautiful heritage museum that boasts more than 400 different artifacts, paintings, sculptures, and other works of art.

The Cora Cora Maldives also overlooks stunning reefs and clear blue waters so that guests can take in the natural beauty of the area. Plus, the hotel offers healthy food that enables guests to enjoy well-being as a part of their stay.

One of the best features of this hotel, however, is that its an all-inclusive luxury resort thats more affordable than other hotels in the area. Couples and families can relax in their villa and enjoy a Maldivian experience without the hefty price tag of some other resorts.

On top of that, the Cora Cora Maldives caters to families with kids. Theyve created their very own kids club where children can explore the island and participate in activities while their parents enjoy some of the more adult treats that the resort has to offer.

Le Meridien Maldives Resort and Spa

If you love spas then Le Meridien Maldives Resort & Spa is the place you should go. This resort will be opening in August 2021 and is going to be located on the island of Thilamaafushi. It offers 150 different villas and has an incredible spa where guests can relax with delightful treatments.

To get to the resort, youll have to take a seaplane over the many atolls. After 35 minutes of flight time, youll touch down on the 9-hectare property where your villa will await you, tucked into beautiful tropical greenery.

The resort is surrounded by a beautiful lagoon, which offers more than fifty different dive sites where guests can explore the many coral reefs around the area. Plus, there are several unique shipwrecks that even snorkelers can see and pods of Manta Rays that swim through the area.

Le Meridien encourages family experiences and offers many activities for kids and young children. That makes it a great resort for families that want to explore the Maldives.

Plus, you can enjoy global dishes from one of the resorts six restaurants. Since the resort doesnt just put a focus on food from the Maldives, you can enjoy other types of meals, too. That means theres something to fit everyones tastebuds at this unique island resort!

Plan the Perfect Maldives Vacation

Whether the Patina Maldives Fari Islands or the Joali Beign is the resort you choose, there are plenty of incredible new hotels coming to the Maldives this year. You can experience this beautiful island nation in whatever way works best for you and plan the vacation of a lifetime at any one of these spectacular resorts.

If youre planning a Maldives vacation and want some extra help making it a luxury trip youll never forget, work with the personal concierge service at Zeldiva Luxury. Enquire today and well help you plan the perfect luxury vacation.