The Small Maldives Island Company to open new resort in the summer

The Small Maldives Island Company has announced the launch of a new resort, Finolhu, in the summer of 2016. 

Located on the Baa Atoll, the 125-villa resort will feature seven different villa types, with 41 ocean villas with pool, nine two-bedroom ocean villas with a pool, 16 beach villas, 16 beach villas with pool, two two-bedroom villas with pool and 41 lagoon villas. 

All villas will feature amenities by natural British skincare brand Neal’s Yard Remedies.

The hotel’s spa, The Cove, will be stripping the spa concept back to basics. The spa will feature eight “treatment divans,” a yoga pavilion, a fitness centre and an outdoor “jungle gym.” Fitness activities on offer will range from ballet and kickboxing to capoeira and paddle boarding.

The Finolhu Marine Hub will offer a range of watersports, including diving, while the Ocaneers Club will provide activities for kids and teens. Other facilities at the resort will include four bars and restaurants.