COLOURS OF OBLU Maldives Resorts: OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi

Best Experience for: Couples, Groups, Families, All Inclusive, Diving, Activities


Nov, 2021

OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi is a brand new all-inclusive resort in Maldives near Male airport. You won't lack for variety here: OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi, opening in March 2022, is all about immersing in a free-spirited Maldivian vibe.

Located a convenient 15-minutes ride from Velana International Airport, this laidback 4-Star All-Inclusive Resort showcases 268 accommodation options in 4 categories on an All Inclusive basis. XPERIENCE Ailafushi's ultimate Fushi PlanTM creates a free-spirited Maldivian holiday experience for the modern traveller – be it families, couples or friends. Enjoy all-day dining at the Element X Restaurant, poolside indulgence at X360 Bar, and chilled-out dinners at The Copper Pot Truck. Add a touch of the spectacular to your stay with an additional reservation at the Only Blu Underwater Restaurant.

OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi main swimming pool

The Island

OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi, opening in March 2022, is all about immersing in a free-spirited Maldivian vibe. In the local language of Dhivehi, ‘Aila’ means family and ‘Fushi’ means island. True to its name, this 268-villa resort brings a fresh, experiential environment where families, friends, couples, and global nomads can all enjoy a wonderful island escape.

Experiential highlights include The Dome, a futuristic 15-meter theatre and entertainment centre as well as the fabulous La Promenade. Located at the heart of the island, La Promenade adds a touch of chic with its vibrant retail and café scene where you can socialise with like-minded souls.

OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi main swimming pool

Location

North Malé also known as northern Kaafu is the main atoll in the Maldives, where in the first time in the country the tourism has launched. The capital of Maldives, Male City and Velana International Airport (MLE) are also located there. The close proximity of great collection of luxury 5* star resorts and budget guest houses to the country's main air gateway makes it possible for travelers to quickly and inexpensively to reach their hotels by speedboat. Diving, relaxation and surfing are the main types of outdoor activities in North Male atoll.  READ MORE

OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi is only 15 minutes by speed boat from Velana international airport, Male. The 4-star island resort offers a seamless stay with value-driven services, smart technologies and ample opportunity to reflect and connect.

Villas

The four-star resort features 268 villas in 4 categories: Ocean View Room – 48 Villas, Ocean View Family Room – 48, Beach Villa – 66 and Water Villa – 106 rooms.

You can choose between sunset and sunrise beach villas. Water Villas also have sunrise and sunset views. Rooms facing the Indian Ocean also have access to snorkelling, but to get to the drop-off you will need to cross the barrier reef first. Snorkelling is best at high tide. View OBLU XPERIENCE Ailafushi resort Map

Snug, homey havens Ocean View Rooms are the resort's standard accommodation. Set on the southern tip of the island next to the Kids Club and Spa Complex these onebedroom villas are smartly designed to maximise space and comfort. White walls, wooden textures, and colourful cushions create a cheerful vibe. A window seat and veranda offer a comfy seating space, where you can enjoy the outdoors as well.

Ocean View Room

A truly romantic stay Beach Villas are just a few steps from the golden sands. Dip into the lagoon anytime. Or, soak up the sun in your private outdoor veranda and garden. The interiors are just as inviting with warm, wooden floors, a plush bed, a roomy sofa, elegant motifs, and vibrant textiles. A walk-in wardrobe leads to a spa-like bathroom with a marble vanity and an outdoor shower surrounded by a garden. There’s really everything you need to relax in style!

Beach Villa

Lively, comfortable, and full of appeal – Ocean View Family two-bedroom and two-bathroom villas are in the heart of the island. Modern amenities, smart storage, comfy furniture, and contemporary décor add to the appeal of these duplex style villas. Free spirited family accommodation features a chic master bedroom that's linked to a children’s bedroom to suit family life. The storybook children’s room has a bunk bed and playfully decorated ambiance to delight the kids and make them feel at home.

Ocean View Family two-bedroom and two-bathroom villa

Experience overwater living in Water Villa. Stretching into the dazzling lagoon are the water villas accessed by a wooden jetty. Each over-water retreat is shaped like a traditional Maldivian Boat – a ‘dhoni’ … creating a feeling of an intimate, romantic hideaway. Relax on the private deck or step down the staircase to enjoy a swimming or snorkeling in the clear warm waters which laps gently against your villa.

Water Villa bedroom

Restaurants and Bars

At the heart of XPERIENCE Ailafushi resort, the sprawling Element X restaurant and X360 Bar take inspiration from the natural world to create an inviting, boho-chic ambiance.

Element X (All-Day Dining)  caters delightfully flavoursome feasts! The resort's vibrant main restaurant pulls in from modern Western, Central Asian, and Far Eastern cuisines to tantalise your palate. Relish breakfast, lunch, and dinner with eye-poppingly delicious salad and dessert bars, buffet spread, and live cooking stations with an inviting, boho-chic ambiance.

Installed near main pool X360 Bar is tropical spirit in a glass! Share good times at happening Main Pool Bar framed by scenic turquoise lagoon views. Chill out with a relaxed, bohemian decor and a friendly, sporty vibe. It is never too early to start the party with a summer cocktail or a romantic sundowner with crisp bar nibbles.

Lookig for a gourmet beach-side dinner with a joyful, carefree twist? The Copper Pot Truck is meals on wheels delight meets Maldivian fine dining! This magical Food Truck ushers in a fresh new vibe where you can grab and bite into juicy seafood grills and specials of the day on a starlit beach. Watch a talented chefs transform the bounty of the ocean into a gratifying, scrumptious meal for the senses. (not included in Fushi PlanTM)

food with a view

THE FUSHI PLAN™: What's Included

Expect effortless stays infused with fun, relaxation, and Maldivian charm! A refreshing, hassle-free holiday experience awaits you with dining, beverages, activities, and adventures all blended in for a truly blissful getaway.

DINING EXPERIENCES

  • Delightfully flavoursome feasts! Breakfast, lunch and dinner at Element X – the main restaurant on all days. Combination of sumptuous buffet and live cooking stations
  • À la carte, speciality dining at The Copper Pot Truck. (Chargeable, not included in Fushi Plan)

BEVERAGES

Available at all outlets

  • UNLIMITED regular spirits and beers
  • House pour wines
  • ONE signature cocktail
  • Bottled water, soft drinks, and pre-packed juices, tea, coffee

ACTIVITIES & ADVENTURE

  • Access to non-motorised watersports equipment: Canoe and Stand-Up Paddle Board
  • Access to snorkelling gear
  • Access to an overwater gymnasium
  • Daily organized activities
  • Kids club with activities
  • Evening entertainment

Activities

Dedicated water-lovers will be delighted with the complimentary use of non-motorised water sports (stand-up paddleboard and canoe) throughout the stay.

A fun and chilled-out balance is at the heart of this tropical getaway. Guests can join a group Zumba class or book a 3D movie show at The Dome, a futuristic 15-meter entertainment centre available from July 2022. Or they can choose to socialise with like-minded souls at La Promenade that offers exhilarating retail and café hopping options. To conclude a wonderful day spent in paradise they can feast over an alfresco spread celebrating the finest seafood at The Copper Pot Truck.

What You Need to Know

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