Experience the “Joy of Living” in the All New Luxury Island Retreat Joali
Coming this September, experience a whole new side to luxury with the luxurious island retreat Joali. Celebrate the “Joy of Living” in the Maldives with exquisite craftsmanship, artistry and sustainability at its very core.
This ultra-exclusive resort is comprised of 73 elegant private beach and water villas and residences. Each villa is inspired by individual stories and features artisanal amenities, curated in-room libraries, thoughtful design and select objêts d’art. Designed in and around the environment of the northern Maldives and one of the largest and deepest atolls in the world, Muravandhoo Island in the Raa Atoll, this resort is ensured to preserve the delicate ecosystem around them. All guests will be able to experience brilliant blue waters, unspoiled coral reefs and pristine white-sand beaches all around.
Central to Joali offering is its exceptional array of art and design evident in all areas of the resort. At the very heart, the Joali Art Studio & Gallery hosts visiting artists inspiring guests to interact in art projects and nature inspired collections to nourish creativity. Guests can explore the fine artwork decorated all over the resort or collect holiday memories at the Store. Form distinct textile products to one-of-a-kind works created at the Studio, guests can capture beautiful memories of Joali and all it has to offer.
Guests can choose between two to five room villas, perfect for couples or families, large or small. The Private Ocean Residence offers guests with 500 sqm of opulent living space. Along with three bedrooms, each residence has three dressing rooms – each with two walk-in wardrobes, two living rooms, two stunning infinity pools and a butler and valet service.
The Private Duplex Beach Residence is a 500 sqm premier beachside oasis. Four exquisite bedrooms allow abundant space and privacy for up to eight people. Butler and valet service along with a curated library will also be available as well as a buggy and driver at the guests’ disposal around the clock. You will practically feel like home in one of Joali’s many breath-taking villas.
The dining in Joali will let guests sense inventive fusion cuisine from across the globe. If guests would like to eat in the privacy of their own villas, Destination Dining holds a special menu so you never have to leave the comfort of your own space. If guests seek a livelier atmosphere, Joali offers four restaurants that will cater to all palates, from comfort food to adventurous eaters.
Experience encompassing flavours from across South-East Asia, China, the Mediterranean and the Levant with Vandhoo Restaurant. Her Kitchen is a personalised culinary experience for guests to learn how to cook and enjoy local Maldivian recipes. World-renowned Japanese restaurant architect Noriyoshi Muramatsu opens up Saoke Restaurant for Nikkei cuisine. The Bellinis Restaurant brings a slice of Italy to the Maldives and serves staple Italian dishes that Nonna will approve.
As an after-hour indulgence, Joali offers The Mura Bar, outfitted with cabanas and infinity pools. Take a sip of sunset cocktails and light bites overlooking the sandy white beaches. Children and adults can also indulge in The Chocolate and Ice-Cream Store, which serve a host of artisanal sweet treats fit to satisfy any sweet teeth.
Joali offers more than fine dining and picturesque villas. Joali believes in achieving a wellbeing that is holistic and can address things such as physical ailments, emotional equilibrium and spiritual consciousness. Developed by the ESPA, the wellness programme curated in Joali aims to reconnect individuals to themselves in mind, body and spirit. This programme includes use of a fitness centre, spa treatments and the Joali Flower Garden.
Joali aims for unique moments with luxurious amenities. Adults can enjoy bespoke and exceptional itineraries, ranging from snorkelling with the Manta Rays to chartered yachts and Dhoni excursions. Joali also hosts “unique moments”, like Joali Spring Ceremony, a Tree House hideaway, and a dedicated Book Exchange, so anyone from any party can explore their creative nature. The resort also caters to children with their fun and imaginative “Kids Club” and even Kid-friendly kitchens so they will never get bored.
Joali is the first of many luxurious retreats with the idea of “Joy of Living” in its offering. By creating unique and unforgettable experiences for guests, with detailed architecture and beautifully decorated art and design, Joali will always deliver outstanding hospitality and personalised service. For more information and to book an experience like no other, visit www.joali.com.