Escape to paradise

Escape from the frenetic pace of life into the lap of luxury at Taj Exotica Maldives. Away from the sparkling lights of Male, this hotel reaches across the Emboodhu Finolhu Island in the middle of one of the largest natural lagoons in Maldives. Surrounded by the azure waters of the Indian Ocean, this luxurious eco-friendly hotel is the ultimate getaway.

The idyllic Taj Exotica Maldives is situated amid coral reefs on an isle renowned for its rich flora and fauna. Three Coconut Isle, as its known, is an ideal location to indulge in adventure sports or simply to relax. Fifteen minutes from the airport, the resort is accessible via the 24-hour speedboat facility.

Set over a lagoon, the hotel offers 64 lavish villas and suites that maintain a delicate balance with nature. Make your stay memorable in the resort’s grand luxury rooms and suites, all with spectacular sea views, or at the completely unique Grand Presidential Suite.

At Taj Exotica Maldives you’ll savour culinary excellence with carefully selected ingredients, sourced both locally and from around the world, creating delicious dishes to suit all palates. Choose from the extensive carefully curated menu at 24 degrees, or experience a masterpiece assembled on your plate at the theatrical Teppanyaki Japanese Kitchen. Sip leisurely on cocktails or drink at the Equator bar as you take in the dramatic sunsets over the Indian Ocean.

Lounge by the pool or at your private beach, go wildlife watching or just relax beneath the stars at night. At the Taj Exotica Maldives, there is never a dull moment. Be pampered by the resort’s world-renowned butlers and enjoy sumptuous in-room dining experiences. Laze in a hammock over the ocean, go snorkeling or just escape deep within this oasis of calm and tranquillity.

Taj Exotica Maldives has the following choice of villas and suites, bars, restaurants and facilities:

20 Lagoon Villas

At 71 sqm, every villa offers private sun decks with loungers, easy chairs and direct access to the lagoon. Each villa features a double vanity bathroom, rain showers and bathtubs with panoramic views of the Indian Ocean.

31 Deluxe Lagoon Villas with pool

These villas are 94 sqm and are located at the far end of
the island. These villas feature a private deck with a freshwater plunge pool, double vanity bathroom, rain showers and bathtubs with infinite vistas of the Indian Ocean.

3 Premium Villas with pool

With an exclusive private outdoor area, these 193 sqm newly built villas come with a master bed and bath combination, extravagant round bathtub, a private beach area, oversized plunge pool, verandah with sun beds, a tropical outdoor shower in a private walled garden and an uninterrupted view of the lagoon.

4 Deluxe Beach Villas with pool

The Deluxe Beach Villas are 200 sqm with an exclusive private outdoor area The villas are set on the beach
and enjoy direct access to the lagoon just a few metres away. Each of the luxuriously styled villas offers an oversized plunge pool, a private veranda with sun beds and a tropical outdoor shower in a secluded walled garden.

2 one-bedroom Ocean Suites with pool

At 195 sqm, these tastefully appointed suites have a living room with pantry, a bedroom with attached glass-walled bathroom, a large freshwater pool with a suspended sundeck filled with powder soft sand and an intimate ‘sala’ for private dining.

1 one-bedroom and 2 two-bedroom Beach Villa Suites with pool

These 270 sqm and 365 sqm luxurious one bedroom single and two bedroom duplex beach villa suites are just five metres from the ocean. Set on the beach, each has a spacious living room, a private courtyard, oversized plunge pool, veranda with sun beds, sunset balcony and a tropical outdoor shower in a walled garden. In the two-bedroom villa, the first floor master bedroom has an oversized bathroom and a balcony to enjoy the spectacular sunsets, whilst guests can enjoy Jiva Grande Spa treatments in complete privacy in their own spa treatment room.

1 Rehendi Presidential Suite

This 500 sqm two bedroom Presidential Suite with pool is award-winning and boasts an oversized living room, master bedroom with ‘his and hers’ bathrooms, guest bedroom, a 12 metres freshwater pool, two ‘salas’ for relaxing and dining and a beautiful suspended deck filled with powder soft sand with a hammock over the turquoise lagoon. This suite comes with a host of personalised amenities and services.

Restaurants, bars and facilities

Experience the world on your plate at Taj Exotica Maldives. The award-winning chefs at the restaurants promise to take you on a gastronomical tour-de-force. This, set against the beauty of Maldives makes for an ethereal experience.

24 Degrees

The all-day dining restaurant with a display kitchen, offers a variety of pan-Asian and European options. The Teppanyaki with masterly crafted teppan set menus of fresh seafood, meats and vegetable, offers a unique culinary experience. The restaurant has nightly themed menus that cater to different palates from all around the world.

Deep End

Features upscale grill and seafood dishes from prime cut rare meats to fresh, local catch, seafood varieties. All cuts of meat are grilled to your preference and accompanied by unique homemade flavoured salts for seasoning at the table. Complete your culinary journey with a symphony of ultimate sweet temptations created by our Pastry Chef right at your table – Deep End’s signature dessert ‘The Opera’ promises to leave you speechless at first – and with a story to tell.

Equator Bar

Have the perfect balance of mood, music and vibrancy. Add a variety of traditional vintages, new world wines, cocktails, cigars and shishas by the extensive beach patio.

Pool Bar & Restaurant

Set beside the resort’s fabulous infinity pool the eatery offers a choice of healthy snacks and coolers along with oven-fresh pizzas and exotic tropical cocktails.

24-hour In-Villa Dining

A vast selection of food and beverages served 24 hours in the comfort and privacy of your own villa or suite.

Personalised butler service

From unpacking luggage, customising your private bar or providing an array of personal amenities, excursions and private dining experiences, the butler service will make each guest’s stay truly personal and completely stress free.

Jiva Grande Spa

Jiva Grande Spa offers the very best in Indian rejuvenation therapies ranging from Indian aromatherapy massages, wellness treatments, yoga and meditation. The spa treatments are offered by highly skilled experts using exclusive natural products in a luxurious setting.


Includes: fresh water infinity pool, PADI certified
ocean dive and water sports centre, sunset cruises, fishing, island exploration, historical trips to Male, seaplane photo-flights, football, beach volleyball, library, pool table, indoor games.

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