Approximately 40 minutes by seaplane from Male Airport
About Soneva Jani
This luxurious Maldivian retreat opened in November 2016 and offers a superb collection of water villas and and an island sanctuary as well as white sand beaches and verdant greenery. Soneva Jani is located on the beautiful island of Medhufau in Noonu Atoll.
Soneva Jani has 24 overwater villas, 1 island villa and is built in a lagoon of crystal clear waters. With five islands, white beaches, rich tropical vegetation and uninterrupted ocean views in all directions, you really do feel like you have arrived at a special place.
The main guest facilities are located at three storey structure called ‘The Gathering’, the heart of the overwater villas and next to the Observatory. This is home to the main dining outlets, the spa, library, retail area and wine cellar.
Facilities on the island include Cinema Paradiso, the Eco Centro waste to wealth centre, organic gardens, tennis courts, watersports including guided snorkelling and Beach Club on a desert island in the lagoon.
Facilities & Amenities
Rooms & Suites
The exquisite villas offer a private pool with catamaran nets, overwater swing basket, Mr or Ms Friday butler service, TV sound system with movie and music playlist, open air bathroom with tub, shower and lagoon access, bicycles or tricycles for each guest, walk in minibar, espresso machine, private wine cellar selection, personal safe, air conditioning, fans, outdoor deck and seating area with sun loungers. Some villas have a curved water slide leading directly to the clear waters below.
1 or 2 Bedroom Water Retreats
Stunning villas with spacious bedroom(s), children's sleeping area, dressing room, living area with sunken seats, upper area with additional seating and a dining sala with roof deck.
1 bedroom: 411 sq m
2 bedroom: 555 sq m
3 or 4 Bedroom Water Reserves
Luxurious and spacious villas with a retractable roof, private pool, outdoor sunken seats, 3 or 4 bedrooms, bathrooms and breathtaking sea vistas.
3 bedroom: 555 sq m
4 bedroom: 1245 sq m
4 Bedroom Island Reserves
An exclusive beachfront reserve which can be customised depending on your requirements. Accommodation includes indoor/outdoor living areas, steam bath, changing room, sauna, master bedroom, TV longe, dining room, private pool, kitchen, wine cellar, a further 3 bedrooms with bathroom and dressing room.
1424 sq m
So Fresh: Start your day with fresh fruits and breakfast classics. Later in the day, this restaurant serves organic garden salads, fresh grills, bespoke pizzas and grilled to order fish.
So Imaginative: A dedicated tasting room hosting cleverly crafted dinners accompanied by inspired wine choices.
So Engaging: The chefs table which offers a delicious, mystery menu for 5 guests.
So Starstruck: Located on the Observatory deck, the resident Astronomer guides you round the celestial heavens while you enjoy the Chefs exquisite set menu.
There’s also the Gathering Bar, the Wine Cellar and So Cool which serves ice cream and handmade chocolate. Delightful lunches can be enjoyed on the north island beach.