Spread across one of the largest private islands in the Maldives, One&Only Reethi Rah is a resplendent recluse located in the North Male Atoll. The luxurious all-villa resort will be transfigured into a twinkling wonderland this festive season with the festivities running from December through early January. The itinerary is packed with intriguing experiences and sparkling events suitable for all ages, reining in the joyous spirit of that time of the year at One&Only Reethi Rah.
To mark the beginning of the holiday season, Reethi Rah will be hosting a traditional Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony in an evening filled with delicious cocktails and canapes and caroling to immerse guests in the festive mood. Little guests will be preoccupied too with the prospect of decorating the Christmas Tree. From here onwards, grand themes will take place every day with Christmas brining its own box of tricks. Guests can look forward to Christmas Eve Cocktails and a lavish Buffet Dinner and a dedicated Christmas Day Brunch before welcoming Santa to the iconic island destination. Santa of course, will be arriving at the resort with gifts and treats for the younger guests.
The New Year’s Eve is another day to mark on the festive calendar with a series of events curated by Reethi Rah for an unforgettable evening in the paradise. Start off with an extravagant gala dinner by the Indian Ocean paired with flowing wines and Champagne to complement the occasion. The gourmet dining can be indulged in with award-winning entertainment in the background as Reethi Rah brings in a 12-piece show band to keep guests engaged. When the clock strikes midnight, a spectacular display in the night sky will ring in 2023 in style!
Children spending their holidays at Reethi Rah can delight in fun gingerbread house decorating sessions, island treasure hunts and the chance to hail aboard the Santa Cruise as he takes guests for a spin around the Indian Ocean. As for guests seeking wellness, One&Only Spa will not disappoint them with bespoke treatments and experiences ranging from podiatry workshops, singing bowl mediations with a visiting practitioner and refreshing yoga sessions by the cyan waters.
The artisans among guests can find their calling in the Art Studio where they can learn the arts of Maldivian lacquer work with resident local artists. Or even create their own masterpiece with the exclusive pottery sessions conducted in the studio. Additionally, gymholics would not be bored at the pristine island with many competitive and energetic activities forming part of the itinerary. They can partake in volleyball, football and tennis tournaments and matches or if bold enough, sign up for the island triathlon.
With everyday brining in a fresh new set of experiences and celebrations, guests can create timeless, cherished memories every moment spend in the wonderland of One&Only Reethi Rah.