Naladhu Private Island Maldives Tops Conde Nast Traveller Readers’ Choice Awards 2017

With only 20 beach houses dotted around a palm-fringed island in the middle of the ocean, Naladhu Private Island Maldives epitomises castaway luxury with timeless moments yours alone. Recognised for its entirely unique take on the Maldivian experience, Naladhu has been awarded a top spot in the Condé Nast Traveller’s Reader’s Choice Awards 2017, positioned as the #1 Top Resorts in the Indian Ocean.

The Readers’ Choice Awards are known as “the best of the best of travel”, the epitome of excellence, with this year’s awards the 30th in an illustrious history. Over 300,000 dedicated readers voted on their favourite hotels, destinations and travel experiences across the globe.

“It is a great honour to be recognised by Condé Nast Traveller’s Readers as the number one resort in the Indian Ocean. This year, we decided to rename the property to reflect its true and unique qualities and so this award is testament to the dedication, passion and commitment of our team in delivering this experience to our guests,” comments Coetzer Deysel, General Manager at Naladhu Private Island, Anantara Dhigu and Anantara Veli.

“Naladhu Private Island has been a favourite choice for its guests from all around the world for a number of years as it provides them with the luxury, exclusivity and privacy that they seek from a holiday in the Maldives. We see this not just from new guests but from the high levels or returning guests, that visit us every year, treating Naladhu as there island paradise home.”

Naladhu Private Island Maldives, formally known as Naladhu Maldives, pampers you from the minute you arrive by your own, personal, 24 hour, on-call House Master. You will experience the ultimate in barefoot luxury and secluded island living. Stay in one of only 19 stylish and elegant houses or our lavish 2 bedroom Residence, each paying homage to a blend of colonial style interiors, luxurious sophistication and above all offering complete intimacy and privacy on an island you can call your own. Plus, in 2018, Naladhu Private Island will see a number of extra additions which will elevate it even further as the leader in the Indian Ocean, making the guest experience even more exquisite and unique.

Naladhu Private Island Maldives delivers foot-in-the-sand luxury, with days spent in hammocks fixed to the palm trees, lounge chairs on the private pristine white beach, a world-class restaurant – The Living Room, entertaining a number of Michelin Star chefs.

Anantara resorts made a clean sweep of the Indian Ocean category, with Niyama Private Islands Maldives placing #2, Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas placing #12, and Anantara Veli Maldives Resort and Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort placing #17 and #18 respectively.

Anantara is a luxury hospitality brand for modern travellers, connecting them to genuine places, people and stories through personal experiences, and providing heartfelt hospitality in the world’s most exciting destinations across the world. From cosmopolitan cities to desert sands to lush islands, Anantara connects travellers to the indigenous, grounds them in authentic luxury, and hosts them with passionate expertise.