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The Nautilus, Maldives

Updated: May 11

The Nautilus, a luxury resort, opened its doors in November 2019, offering a truly exceptional experience for travelers. Conveniently located just 30 minutes away from Velana International Airport, guests can arrive via The Nautilus' seaplane or opt for a more leisurely 2.5-hour yacht ride. Nestled in the heart of the renowned Baa Atoll, designated as a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, The Nautilus boasts 26 ultra-private beach and overwater houses, ensuring a serene and exclusive escape for its guests. What sets The Nautilus apart is that it is the only resort in the Maldives that provides a unique private island experience without the need for an exclusive buyout, making it accessible to discerning travelers seeking unrivaled space and utmost privacy.

This luxury retreat goes above and beyond to cater to its guests' desires, offering personalized home comforts and a dedicated butler service to ensure every need is met. The culinary experience at The Nautilus is equally impressive, with three restaurants and two bars, as well as the opportunity for exquisite fine dining anytime, anywhere. The resort is all about providing free-spirited experiences tailored to every whim, ensuring each guest enjoys a unique and unforgettable stay.

The Nautilus has garnered recognition and accolades from esteemed travel publications and websites, including the Condé Nast Traveller Readers' Choice Awards in 2022 and 2023, the TripAdvisor Traveller's Choice Award in 2023, and inclusion in the Condé Nast Traveller Readers' Gold List and the Tatler Travel Awards in 2021, further affirming its status as a top-tier destination for travelers seeking unparalleled luxury and exceptional experiences.


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