Taj Exotica Resort and Spa

This is an exclusive, private and romantic island resort lush with tropical plants and encircled by the clear blue waters of one of the largest lagoons of the Maldives.

Taj Exotica Resort and Spa spreads idyllically along a pristine beach and the serene lagoon. The  award-winning resort, now re-launched, seamlessly extends the magic of the island’s blessed natural beauty in its design even as it offers the finest contemporary luxuries and services. Jiva Grande Spa, an authentic Indian spa, offers a range of signature wellness experiences. A choice of gourmet cuisine, water sports, and recreation make for a complete and exclusive destination.

The resort is only 15 minutes by a private luxury speedboat, available 24 hours, from Malé International Airport.

Each of the resort’s luxuriously designed 62 villas is furnished in natural tones and textures. The warmth of wood, the fragrance of flowers and the soft glow of lamps and candles create an intimate ambience in the villas. Expansive ocean views and a soothing breeze relax the senses.

3 Nights |Lagoon Villa| Bed & Breakfast​




Located on one of the brilliant white sand beaches of the island, just a few steps away from the soft swirling waves of the ocean, the Lagoon Villas offer breath-taking views. The villas also feature private rain showers and bathtubs with sweeping views of the ocean.


These special villas are built on stilts placed just above the lagoon. Enjoy panoramic views on a private deck or sunbathe while lounging by the private pool. The villas are designed and decorated in the native style inspired by the Maldivian culture.


Breathe in the fresh sea breeze while seated in the private walled garden, or watch the sun rise from within the deep reaches of the ocean from the plunge pool. The villa features a master bed and bath combination, a bathtub with a spectacular view and a private verandah for soaking up the sun.


The 4 Deluxe Beach Villas, of 89 sq mts each, are just 5 metres from the picturesque lagoon. Each of the luxuriously styled villas offers an oversized plunge pool, a private veranda with sun beds, a tropical outdoor shower in a private walled garden and an infinite view of the lagoon.


A suspended private sundeck leading to beaches with powder-soft white sand, a glass walled bathroom offering 360 degree views of the ocean and a private pool for a relaxed evening. These villas offer a complete experience of exotic Maldives.


Indulge in exotic local cuisine and a glass of wine while admiring the view in a private sunset balcony or entertain guests in the spacious living room with the ocean waves as the background music.


The 2 two-bedroom luxurious Beach Villa Suites, of 158 sq mts each, are just 5 metres from the  lagoon. Each luxuriously style villa, set on the beach, has a spacious living room, a private courtyard, an oversized plunge pool, a private veranda with sun beds and a tropical outdoor shower in a walled garden. The mezzanine bedroom unfolds a beautiful view of one of the most picturesque lagoons in the Maldives. The master bedroom has an oversized attached bathroom and a private balcony that is a perfect spot to enjoy spectacular sunsets. Guests can enjoy Taj treatments in complete privacy at the spa treatment room attached to the villa.


The Rehendhi Presidential Suite, built over water, unfolds sheer luxury and privacy in its spacious and beautiful interiors. The 450 sq mts tastefully appointed villa has a living room; a master bedroom with attached his and hers bathrooms, a private balcony; a guest bedroom; a glassed bathroom with an infinite view of the Indian Ocean; a 15 ft fresh water pool with a private sundeck, two `salas’ for relaxing and dining; and a beautiful suspended deck filled with powder soft sand.

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Wine and Dine

This all-day-dining restaurant offers the best of delicacies carefully chosen from multiple cuisines, from Japanese live kitchen Teppanyaki to your favourites from international and Pan-Asian cuisine. Enjoy stunning views of sunlit tropical seas during the day, to star studded skies reflected in the velvety dark ocean.

The all-day dining restaurant, serves a delectable multi-cuisine menu.
Attire: Smart Casual

Experience the beauty of exotic Maldives with an interesting mix of the East and the West at the Equator Bar. Offering cigars, vintage and new world wines and Shisha, the bar is perfect for an evening of laughter and fun.

Savour the soothing sounds of nature with a choice of refreshing beverages at the stylish bar.
Attire: Casual

Guests can dine in the comfort and privacy of their villa. A menu of gourmet specialities is offered.

Take a stroll to the south of the island to enjoy a meal while looking down into the depths of the ocean below. Built above the swirling waves, the restaurant offers a romantic and an incredibly intimate dining experience with partial al-fresco seating arrangements and candle-lit tables. Choose from a variety of culinary wonders made from the day’s fresh catch or indulge in sinfully delightful desserts.

The Deep End Restaurant exudes a soothing ambience and serves a selection of dishes from Progressive World Cuisine paired with fine wines. Open for dinner.

A compulsory Supplement of $60 applies on Christmas Eve and New Years Eve for Bed and Breakfast guests.



Fresh water Infinity Swimming pool



Indoor games

PADI certified Dolphin Base Dive and Water Sports Centre

Fitness Centre

Make your holiday experience totally unique and create memories that will last a lifetime with a selection of scheduled or tailor-made excursions.

Excursions include:
 Romantic getaway
 Sunset cruise in a traditional Maldivian dhoni boat
 All day deserted island visits
 Search for dolphins by speedboat or dhoni
 Local village visits
 Traditional night fishing
 Private boat hire

Catamaran Sailing

Water Skiing

Banana Riding

Sea Kayaking


There are a choice of sightseeing tours.

Historical Male

Seaplane Photo Flight

Maldivian Fishing Village Experience

Island Exploration

Sunset Cruise

Sunset Fishing

Big Game Fishing and Casting

Blending ancient Indian wisdom with contemporary therapies, Jiva Grande Spa offers the best in Indian rejuvenation therapies ranging from Indian aromatherapy massages, time-honored Indian treatments, body scrubs and wraps. Signature Jiva Grande Spa experiences bring guests the essence of traditional royal wellness and therapeutic experiences.

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