‘From stargazing at our overwater Observatory to sunset dolphin cruises and our overwater Cinema Paradiso, there is something for everyone to enjoy at Soneva Jani.’
Uninterrupted ocean views create a unique castaway experience. The beautifully designed villas offer the ultimate in privacy and laid back luxury.
In Noonu Atoll: 35 minutes by Seaplane
Resort Concept: Family, luxury, service excellence
Retractable roof → Children’s sleeping area → Outdoor bathroom → Private pool → In-villa wine fridge → Upstairs dining sala → Sun loungers.
Spread across two floors, the One Bedroom Water Retreat comes with its own private pool surrounded by ample area for sunbathing and taking in ocean vistas. In addition to a childrens’ sleeping area, there is also a study, walk-in minibar, bathroom, dressing room, outdoor shower, and living area with sunken seats, perfect for lounging. Head upstairs for more seating and a dining sala with roof deck. Watch the stars from the comfort of the master bedroom with the villa’s retractable roof.
Retractable roof → Children’s sleeping area → Outdoor bathroom → Private pool → In-villa wine fridge → Upstairs dining sala → Water slide → Sun loungers.
Spread across two floors, the 1 Bedroom Water Retreat comes with a private pool surrounded by ample area for sunbathing and taking in ocean vistas. Watch the stars from the comfort of the master bedroom with the villa’s retractable roof. In addition to a childrens’ sleeping area, there is a study, walk-in minibar, bathroom, dressing room, outdoor shower, and living area with sunken seats. Upstairs is a dining sala with roof deck and a curved water slide delivering you to the waters below.
Outdoor bathrooms → Freshwater pool and children’s pool → Water slide → Children’s tree house → Viewing tower with dining table → open-plan kitchen → Living area → Dining area → Wine vault → Chocolate room → Gym → Sauna → Steam room → TV lounge → Library → First floor deck → Pool deck → Covered and uncovered sunken seating → Daybeds → Sun loungers.
Villa 34’s unique design is inspired by the gentle, undulating curves that are found in nature. This three bedroom beachfront villa is a sprawling 1,956 sqm with not a straight line in sight and has a viewing tower crowned by a dining table, which is the highest point on the island. It has a freshwater swimming pool and children’s pool with its own water slide. There is also a children’s tree house by the pool. On the ground floor the separate Master Suite has an outdoor bathroom with a water feature. A spacious open-plan living and dining area, as well as the kitchen, chocolate room and wine vault is ideal for family gatherings.
Children’s sleeping area → Outdoor bathroom → Private pool → Water slide → Dining room → Steam room → Sauna → Kitchen → In-villa wine cellar → Outdoor deck → Daybeds → Sun loungers.
An expansive beachfront suite, the Island Reserve affords a wealth of luxury while allowing for customisation depending on your requirements. Spacious indoor-outdoor living areas abound, including a steam bath, changing room, sauna, master bedroom, TV lounge, dining room, private pool, kitchen and wine cellar. The second floor is home to a further three bedrooms with bathrooms and dressing rooms.
Children’s sleeping area → Outdoor bathroom → Private pool → TV lounge → Study → Gym → Sunken seating → Outdoor deck → Water slide → Daybeds → Sun loungers.
This our idea of what overwater living should be, with a huge 1,226 square metres of luxurious living space and uninhibited views in every direction. This huge villa features four private bedrooms, in addition to a study, gym, an outdoor shower and daybed, TV lounge, walk-in minibar and a sleeping area for the children, as well as a water slide from the top deck into the lagoon below.
Retractable roof → Children’s sleeping area → Outdoor bathroom → Private pool → In-villa wine cellar → Gym → TV lounge → Water slide → Outdoor deck → Sunken seating areas → Daybeds → Sun loungers.
Choose from the tropical sun or the cool shade with two outdoor sunken seating areas, one protected with a roof. The lower floor offers a master bedroom with retractable roof, study, bathroom, pool and catamaran net, outdoor shower and daybed, walk-in minibar and a sleeping area for the children and an en-suite guest bedroom. Venture to the second floor for one more bedroom, a bathroom, dressing room, seating area, dining sala with roof deck, water slide and lagoon vistas.
Children’s sleeping area → Retractable roof → Outdoor bathroom → Private pool → In-villa wine cellar → Outdoor deck → Sunken dining area → Water slide → Daybeds → Sun loungers.
With a pool, catamaran net, sunken seats and daybed, the Two Bedroom Water Retreat with Slide affords a wealth of tropical lounging opportunities. The first floor offers a spacious bedroom with retractable roof, bathroom, dressing room, outdoor shower, walk-in minibar, TV lounge and childrens’ sleeping area. The second bedroom is located on the upper floor, along with an additional dressing room, bathroom, seating area, water slide, and a dining sala with roof deck.
Children’s sleeping area → Retractable roof → Outdoor bathroom → Private pool → In-villa wine fridge → Outdoor deck → Sunken dining area → Daybeds → Sun loungers.
With a pool, catamaran net, sunken seats and daybed, the 2 Bedroom Water Retreat affords a wealth of tropical lounging opportunities. The first floor offers a spacious bedroom with retractable roof, bathroom, dressing room, outdoor shower, walk-in minibar, TV lounge and childrens’ sleeping area. The second bedroom is located on the upper floor, along with an additional dressing room, bathroom, seating area, and dining sala with roof deck.
This restaurant and bar has an upstairs deck with tiered daybeds perfectly poised to watch the sun melt into the Indian Ocean. Try the Sri Lankan mud crab curry, or the succulently sweet Alaskan and Kamchatka crabs that rotate through the week. Mediterranean dishes and seafood platters make up the rest of the menu, while the highlight of the drinks menu is a wide selection rosé wines.
The day begins with fresh fruits and juices, and breakfast staples. The day continues with a buffet of organic salads and live cooking stations with our wood-fired pizza oven, tandoors and grills. Sunset aperitifs lead into our evening menus where the chefs takes the stage in the central open kitchen.
Seating up to 20 guests, So Imaginative is a private room perfect for celebrations. Our sommeliers can create inspired wine tastings and wine dinners here, selecting the perfect pairings from the wine tower.
So Engaging is our chef’s table, which offers a mystery menu for five very special guests. Get a front row seat to the action, and converse with our chef as he prepares exciting, delicious dishes for his guests of honour.
Gaze towards the heavens at the first overwater observatory in the Maldives. Sit at one of the four dining tables around our telescope and dine on an expertly crafted menu while our resident Astronomer is on-hand to help navigate the skies.
Drinks and tapas can be enjoyed at any time at this day-into-evening overwater bar. As the sun begins to set, ease into an organic aperitif. Our main bar has one of the best selections of freshly made cocktails, spirits and liqueurs in the Maldives.
Housed in the extraordinary wine tower within the Gathering, the Wine Cellar features a selection that includes predominantly organic or biodynamic wines. Chat with our sommeliers or organise a private wine tasting or wine dinner at the destination of your choosing.
Tucked away on the North Island, this spot is perfect for swimming, snorkelling and time in the sun. Enjoy a pop-up dinner of Maldivian delicacies on our private beach, prepared using on what chef can catch or pick.
Chef Nikki heads up this Japanese kitchen, serving modern style sashimi, black cod and other Japanese favourites with a contemporary twist. Enjoy a set meal while you take in a classic film at our overwater silent theatre, Cinema Paradiso.
Indulge your sweet tooth in our complimentary chocolate room as you choose from handmade chocolates from our in-house chocolatiers. Take your pick of macaroons, truffles, bonbons and chocolates filled with pralines.
Choose from over 60 flavours of ice creams and sorbets, mix and match the classics with Soneva Jani’s very own limited edition flavours such as: local toddy with sea salt; caramelised young coconut; and organic wheat grass. Gourmet charcuterie, cheese and preserves can also be enjoyed here throughout the day and evening.
A unique dining experience prepared only once a month in celebration of the full moon. Satiate your appetite with dinner under a glowing moon, served on the sandbar of resort’s beach. Please ask your Mr./Ms. Friday for this month’s full moon dates.
A candlelit dinner under the stars. A private picnic with your loved ones. Curate your own menu with our experienced chefs for the perfect meal. Choose the spot that speaks to you, be it with your toes in the sand or in the azure waters, hidden away on a deserted island or in our lush organic gardens. The choice is yours, the possibilities are endless.
Desserts in the lunar glow? A romantic gathering of sensual flavours on a private terrace for two? Take advantage of your tropical living spaces with breakfast, lunch, dinner or late-night treats in the intimacy of your villa. Choose from our In-Villa Dining menu, or imagine a meal of your very own and ask our chefs to bring it to life.
Be your needs allergy related or rooted in your religion or culture, at Soneva we can cater to your dietary requirements. All we need is time to plan ahead, so don’t hesitate to let Reservations know of any special preparations that you need or foods that you don’t eat in advance.