Set within its own lagoon Huvafen Fushi is dedicated to delivering an experience beyond each guest's wildest dreams, whilst maintaining sustainable and sensitive development of the natural resources of the island, country and local people. Kick off your shoes and make yourself at home in this little piece of paradise.

Naturally modern bungalows with each room type showcasing its own distinctive design, set in their own private oasis and complete with freshwater pool. Bungalows of six different styles, beachside or over the lagoon, are equipped with over-size bed, Frette linen, plasma TV screen, Bose surround-sound system with DVD and Culti amenities.

In addition to your bungalow, you may also pre-book a 65-foot dhoni sailboat, kitted out with state-of-the-art facilities and luxury amenities. Allow yourself to be transported to another world as you overnight onboard and explore atolls further afield. Even more luxurious is the 68-foot vessel Sensuelle, featuring a private Jacuzzi, spa room and spacious chill-out deck - one of the most romantic voyages you'll ever make.

For the ultimate dining experience over-water, choose a private dining cove at the signature restaurant, Salt. If you prefer international cuisine in a luxe-and-laid back atmosphere opt for al fresco dining at Celsius. Wine lovers may prefer Vinum where private dining at the 'round table' is complemented by an unsurpassed selection of wines from the old and new worlds (Huvafen Fushi has over 6,000 bottles). During the day enjoy woodfire pizzas under canopy of coconut trees by the shore at Fogliani's.

At the heart of the resort is Lonu Veyo saltwater flotation pool where ocean meets sky; UMbar at the water's edge overlooks the infinity pool. Unwind and let yourself be pampered at LIME, the world's first underwater spa. The spa reflects the harmony of surrounding waters offering the very latest in therapy, fitness training, yoga, personalized programmes and the world's first underwater spa treatment rooms.

44 beach and over water villas, each has its own private oasis with a freshwater pool, and features Per AQUUM's iconic naturally modern design, complete with air-conditioning, oversized beds, a safe, minibar, Bose surround sound system with DVDs and connected iPods

Children are welcome to come and stay at Huvafen Fushi. There is a babysitting service at the hotel. Food and meal times can easily be tailored to suit children, guests just need to liaise with their personal butler.

5 dining venues, PADI certified Dive centre, an incredible fibre-optic lit infinity pool, a water sports centre, a yoga pavilion with floatation pool, over-water fully equipped gymnasium and The Lair - offering a library, television, Internet facilities and a DVD/CD library.

Complimentary non-motorised water sports, scuba diving, guided snorkelling on the house reef, the coral garden or even night snorkelling, sunset cruises, dolphin searching cruises or big game fishing trips, scenic photographic flights

Gettign There

10-hour 30-minute direct flight to Malé International Airport. Your Maldives experience begins with a breathtaking 30-minute speed boat ride from the airport. Those who prefer to fly can take a 15-minute charter sea plane transfer across the atoll.