Found within 20 minutes from Velana International Airport by speedboat, Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives is an adults-only retreat in North Malé Atoll. Retreat in a tastefully designed ocean-side villa, perfect for barefoot living with the beach at your doorstep, or in an overwater villa with steps down to the shimmering lagoon. All 140 villas (42-45 square metres) provide sensational ocean views and blend in with the island’s green interior. Besides a variety of dining options that include Thai, Italian, and Arabian restaurants, the resort offers Half Board, Full Board and All-Inclusive meal plans. The resort is an exciting playground for snorkelling and water sports such as kite surfing, windsurfing, water skiing and catamaran sailing, while some of the top dive sites in the Maldives are reached within less than half an hour by dhoni. There’s also a swimming pool, a fitness centre, a beautiful spa, an E-Zone games room, and one of the Maldives’ most renowned PADI dive centre.