Coral Reef is hip, luxurious, yet affordable solution to holidaying in the Maldives. Chic and comfortable accommodation coupled with an innovative food and beverage experience and levels of service synonymous with the Taj Group, at nature’s very own Coral Reef lagoon ensures a holiday of a lifetime in the truest sense. Located on Hembadhu Island, less than 32 kilometers from Male airport, Vivanta by Taj – Coral Reef has been refurbished and redesigned to offer a personalized holiday experience for families and couples alike. Boasting one of the best spots for diving, amateurs, and professionals can explore the resort’s very own house reef and shipwreck. The less intrepid can take stock and relax in the property’s Jiva Spa, inspired by the Indian philosophy of wellness while appetites of all ages will be whetted by the variety of fresh and enticing culinary options created by our talented chef’s brigade.
58 Sqm – These 12 elegantly styled, Superior Beach Villas are 58 square meters of pure luxury. Designed in muted and soothing pastel shades with a large comfortable sea-facing bed, our airy Superior beach villas at Taj Coral Reef, Maldives work their magic on you with brilliant views, outdoor showers and a uniquely designed open space. With stylish thatched roofs, these stunning rooms offer total privacy for your tropical getaway.
66 Sqm – Deluxe Beach Villas are spacious and boast of an amazing beach view through large glass bay windows. 66sq meters, elegantly styled Villas with thatched roof, outer deck and space for dinner, hammock, day bed with comfortable stylish furniture, Wi-Fi, workstation, large comfortable bed facing the sea, large beach side portico, for sea lovers.
85 Sqm – Our 32 Premium Water Villas at Taj Coral Reef, Maldives will indulge all your senses. With 85 square metres destined to be your personal paradise, a thatched roof and an outer deck overlooking the water with sun loungers, this is an ideal space for dinner. Complete bliss! The indoor-outdoor experience wouldn’t be complete without an open air shower and a wide wooden ladder going straight into the lagoon. Indoors, you are pampered with a large relaxing sea-facing bed, wardrobe and direct access to the outdoor deck from the bedroom and bathroom. Other fittings include a plush day bed, stylish furniture and the Treat Yourself minibar, which includes organic foods and beverages. Let your tropical transformation begin.
215 Sqm – You’ve found the most remarkable space on the island! Our Nirvana Presidential Suite becomes whatever experience you seek in the Maldives. A personal haven, a honeymoon spot or a family getaway – it’s the perfect destination! These suites are utterly remarkable. Constructed as duplex villas with thatched roofs, each suite is spread over two floors and has two bedrooms and a large living area overlooking the Indian Ocean. A highlight here is the stunning wooden deck and plunge pool. Catch a tan on the sun lounger. Cool off in the outdoor rain shower. Walk onto the beach or cool off in the lagoon. With a luxurious indoor area complete with plush furnishings, your stay here is the complete package.
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Explore the world’s first underwater wine cellar before you reach a dining room totally surrounded by the sea. Watch sharks, turtles and tropical fish swim by as you savour gourmet dining at its finest.
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Ascend for lounge cocktails as a sunset tapestry unfolds. Expand your view of the galaxy at the Maldives’ first over water observatory. Stargaze through the Maldives’ most powerful telescope. Learn about the constellations and planets with our storytelling SKY Guru. Discover extraordinary experiences that enlighten couple’s romance and family adventure.
Select your lobster fresh from the sea. Pick your seat surrounding the centre of the action. Chefs put on a show for every guest each night, as the ocean breeze blows beneath the thatched roof.
Spice offers up the fiery flavours of Asia served with exquisite flair. Watch speciality chefs from across the region at work in the show kitchen, preparing spicy appetisers, authentic tandoori and curries, wok-fried delicacies and fresh seafood.
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Indulge in an international gourmet breakfast with live stations and à la carte signature dishes served with chilled sparkling wine. Kickstart your day with a freshly brewed coffee or refreshing juice.
The ambiance at Manzaru changes throughout the day, with poolside refreshments and snacks served all afternoon. Refreshing ice creams are available poolside. Enjoy a selection of comfort foods with a twist, featuring the freshest seafood. For dessert, try a wide range of sweet treats including a delicious tiramisu.
Natural torches light the way to your beautifully set table on an isolated sandbank. A pristine white tablecloth shimmers gently in the breeze. Let our expert chef prepare carefully crafted Maldivian and fusion cuisine with the freshest local and organic ingredients. Or step aboard a private yacht to set sail on the Indian Ocean. As sunset approaches, dine on gourmet fare with your loved one with a paintbox of colours streaking the sky. Add a fine wine from our award-winning wine cellar to complement the meal.
Choose to dine in your villa or dining pavilion any time you like. Whether breakfast for the family before a day’s excursion or a picnic lunch by the pool, opt for a time that suits you. A selection of favourites is available, and special requests are catered for too. Make an occasion of dinner with friends as you watch fishes swim by your deck or unwind with a casual get-together in your private sala.
Engage with the rich and diverse culinary culture through an immersive cooking class. With a myriad of influences from trading nations, Maldivian food is a delight to experience. Choose your preferred dishes for a tailored class using local ingredients. Enjoy your creations with a glass of wine, appreciating the natural beauty of your surrounds. Leave with your newfound skills, recipes, a certificate and Spice Spoons memorabilia.
Our spa treatments marry time-tested techniques from the East with pure indigenous ingredients. Collaborating with award-winning brands such as 111Skin, Subtle Energies, and Studio Révérence by Bastien Gonzalez, our treatments are curated to offer our guests purposeful rituals catering to physical and emotional wellbeing needs. Design your spa journey, choosing from body treatments and massages, facials, couple’s rituals, beautifying, and multi-day wellness retreats designed to recalibrate and heal.
Nestled amongst lush swaying palms, discover a fitness haven for all fitness levels. Surrounded by sweeping views, relax your eyes and mind whilst you work out in peace.
Explore your tranquil water element by discovering the magical underwater world that lies below. Whether you choose to scuba dive or snorkel you can rest assured that our experienced instructors, first class rental equipment, comfortable Dhonis (Maldivian boats) and many dive sites cater for beginner and experienced divers alike. For a more relaxed sightseeing excursion in the shallow waters or across the lagoon try a sturdy kayak ride.
Offers excitement and action for kids aged 4-6 yrs. old. Qualified superviors provide endless fun through exploration and crafts. Creativity is stoked through different themes.