Six Senses Laamu is the only resort in the Laamu Atoll and is just an inter-island plane trip away from the Malé International Airport.
Retreat in comfort, whether in a tastefully designed ocean-side villa, perfect for barefoot living with the beach at your doorstep, or in an overwater villa with steps down to the tranquil lagoon. All villas can accommodate 2 adults plus 2 children under 12 years. The day bed can be turned into a sleeping bed and an extra rollaway bed can be provided on request. Beach villas are recommended for families with small children.
Sheltered by the lush manicured tropical garden facing the lagoon, these villas have direct beach access with sun loungers strategically placed on the white sands for sunshine and shade purposes. Designed for absolute privacy for our guests, stay-in options come with open-air branch-encircled shower, an outdoor bathtub, private garden area and a comfortable seating and dining area.
Added with your exclusive pool, offering privacy amidst tropical greens and tranquil views of the ocean waters, these villas give direct beach access. Private garden area, outdoor bathtub and unique panoramic views from the treetop deck makes it an absolute space for comfort living for your ideal island getaway.
These beach villas set on beachfront come with personal pool and direct beach access, with stunning views of the lagoon and the sky and a private garden area. The spacious living and dining areas are aptly designed to spend leisurely time with your loved ones.
These Water Villas feature an overwater netting hammock and offers direct access to the sea for you to jump in for a swim or for a snorkel around the lagoon. Relax and unwind on the outside deck with a glass bottom to witness the underwater world coming to life. These stay-in options, houses a glass overwater bathtub with a view to the lagoon, an outdoor rain shower and a treetop deck with comfortable seating area.
Set over the lagoon with upper and lower decks plus a glass sunken bathtub, these built on stilts Villas are a short bicycle ride over the jetty. A private deck to lounge, an outdoor rain shower and direct access to the sea; proffers a luxurious experience like no other. You can also just climb on the treetop deck which features a comfortable seating area.
Two private decks, private plunge pool, nestled over waters looking at the colourful lagoon and direct access to the sea for a dip or snorkel, these villas are emblems of luxury. Choose to laze on the overwater-netting hammock. During sunset, lay back on the sun loungers or sit around the outside deck’s glass bottom table. Featuring a glass overwater bathtub and an outdoor rain shower with comfortable seating area on the treetop deck offers a stunning memorable time to stay.
This water villa offers stunning sunrise and sunset vistas with upper and lower decks, direct access to the sea for a swim or a snorkelling session, an overwater netting hammock to soak under the sun and sun lounger’s with glass bottom table on the outside deck. An outdoor rain shower and a tree top deck completes this stay-in option surrounded by limitless horizon hues and stunning sapphire seascape views.
Exclusively for Laamu Water Villa:
Step down to the ocean from your private comfort space to enjoy a dip, splash in your private pool, relax on the sun deck loungers or read a book around the glass bottom table on the outside deck. These villas feature an outdoor rain shower and a treetop deck with comfortable seating area.
Exclusively for Laamu Water Villa with Pool:
Nestled in lush green vegetation, spacious living and dining areas, private plunge pool, a treetop deck offering wonderful views, this villa are ideal for families travelling with children. It comprises a beach villa with the addition of a study, accommodating up to two children and has an adjoining bathroom. Private access to the beach, open-air branch-encircled shower, an outdoor bathtub and a private garden area are exclusively designed to make your stay a memorable one.
Exclusively for Family Villa with Pool:
Dining experiences at the Six Senses Laamu in sophisticated yet casual settings are indeed a treat to all your senses. Contemporary poolside bar and beachfront dining areas showcase a unique aspect of the Island. In-villa dining is available at any time. Villas also offer the possibility for family barbecues, planned by your butler and prepared by a resort chef.
Set over an organic garden, this signature restaurant offers fresh ingredients both from the waters and the garden alike and craft inventive dishes to treat your taste buds.
Settled over the water, 12 guests are invited nightly to the upper deck of our unique overwater area. Zen offers a modern twist on a traditional Kaiseki menu, including the finest sushi and sashimi.
Choose to dine in from our a la carte international menu of fresh catch, grilled meats, pastas and Asian flavours, relish them in an open-air, over water setting. You can also begin your day with a bountiful breakfast in this two storey dining space.
Unwind in a space, built over water and delight in the freshest of the dishes accompanied with drinks uniquely prepared to stun your palatte.
For the chocolate lovers, enjoy from a collection of ice-creams in an al fresco parlour.
A unique sunken bar adjacent to the pool ensures a great all day dining space with homemade pizzas, crisp salads, juicy burgers, a variety of pasta and locally inspired desserts.
Take a walk in the expansive greens or step onto the soft beach sand for some fun under the sun. Find solace in reading a book that you always wanted to finish or, if you are the artistic type, pen down your mood while sitting on the writing desk overlooking the vast ocean. Enjoy drinks on your private terrace while you gaze above at the clear night sky or have a private candle light dinner, just for the two of you.
List of complimentary on site activities
Browse our seaside library, with international newspapers, engrossing beach reads, movies and tunes, plus complimentary computers with high speed internet.
Shop for smart, ethically sourced souvenirs in the adjacent Six Senses Gallery, including the resort's organic cotton bedding.
Laamu’s relaxed setting compliments the waterfront gym, with ultra-modern cardio machines fitness equipments. On the upper deck, the sound of waves inspires restorative meditation and invigorating yoga sessions.
Breathe, stretch and rejuvenate with our yogic programmes that deliver the optimum body and mind balance. Various yoga programmes such as Yogic and Aerial Yoga classes are available at the resort.
Our open-air cinemas are designed to keep all the family entertained with movies screened under a blanket of stars while our unconventional ushers serve popcorn, ice cream and a variety of refreshing drinks.
Being a children-friendly resort, we have an exclusive club for our young guests to be involved in a wide range of activities and games, both indoors and outdoors. Babysitting services are available on request. Around the resort and in the villa: Children toys, baby chairs at restaurant, baby cots, family activities, hammocks available on request.
Step in to a holistic abode with refreshing lime fragrances, nestled on the beach front with four uniquely designed couple's treatment nests, four secluded couple's treatment pavilions plus one Ayurvedic treatment pavilion. Highly skilled therapists use a variety of natural products to provide a comprehensive range of award-winning signature treatments, and rejuvenation and wellness specialties of the region. Some of the best visiting practitioners offer guests personal consultations and holistic therapies to achieve a better state of mind and more fulfilling life experiences.
Swim with dolphins. Coast with hawksbills. Skip over the water on a jet ski, wakeboard, catamaran or fun tube. Immerse yourself in a spectacle of adventure activities in the Indian Ocean. Alternatively enjoy an offshore excursion with a Maldivian Island Tour.
Explore our coral rich house reef among Oriental Sweetlips, parrotfish and even green turtles and discover a kaleidoscope of colours while snorkelling in the Maldives.
Splurge in an experience of diving and explore pristine hard coral gardens with a variety of fish life.
Surf in an undisturbed fashion in the impressive white spray of the most famous break in the atoll - the Yin Yang - which breaks on the outer reef of the local island Hithadhoo.
For the adrenaline rushers, try your hands on wakeboarding or waterskiing. We explain the first steps to you on the beach and off we go - it is really easy and fun.
Perfect windsurfing, suiting both the beginner and intermediate, our inviting crystal blue lagoon offers an apt environment for the activity.
Hop onboard a catamaran and visit a local island, snorkel and search for dolphins.
Explore the local, neighbouring islands. Walk around the streets and get a glimpse of the Maldivian way of life. A visit inside a local home can be arranged. The usual stops are the local school, community office, the old mosque, a few local grocery stores and for the more adventurous, a visit to a lake right in the heart of the island surrounded by wild nature
Just for the two of you, spend an intimate dine-in session on a sandbank with a delicious barbecue dinner.
For the culture-vultures, set to see two different islands and snorkel at one of the most beautiful reefs in the atoll along with enjoying a delicious picnic lunch.
Take a walk on a desert island and soak up under the sun after a nice snorkelling exercise. Take time to explore the fascinating underwater world and feast on a delicious picnic lunch including a bottle of wine.
Transfer from Velana International Airport to Laamu Kadhdhoo Airport is approximately 50 minutes by “Maldivian”.
DOMESTIC FLIGHT OPERATING HOURS
Domestic flights within Maldives operate throughout the day and night. Depending on the destination you are flying to, set flying schedules determine the best connecting flight in line with your international flight or onward transfer, subject to availability.
DOMESTIC FLIGHT CHECK-IN
Upon your arrival to the airport, one of our dedicated airport representatives will assist you with your check-in at the Domestic Terminal, a short walk from the arrivals hall. Six Senses airport representatives can also be located at Desk-44 in the Arrivals Hall. Once at the domestic terminal you will check-in your hold luggage and have your hand luggage weighed for the flight. Upon receiving your boarding pass and luggage receipts, you will be escorted to the departure area in readiness for your flight. However, if there is more time until your departure flight you may proceed to the lounge area at domestic terminal.
Please note that check-in time for domestic flights opens two hours before departure, and closes 60 minutes prior to the flight departs. Screens located in the departure area will display live flight information. Please listen to the overhead announcements for when your flight is ready for boarding.
Each passenger has a 20 kilogram luggage allowance for checked-in luggage, and an additional 5 kilograms for their hand luggage. Any luggage exceeding these weights will be subject to excess weight charges and the cost of this will be advised to you by the airline. Passengers are also recommended not to carry over-sized hand luggage as some smaller aircrafts to do not have an overhead compartment.
If you are planning to bring large items of luggage, such as surf boards, pushchairs etc, please let us know so that we can inform the domestic flight handler and check if this can be carried on your flight, due to the limitation in the baggage compartment of some aircrafts. For example, the maximum length of surfboards packed must not exceed 7 feet in length. Please contact us if you are planning to bring large amounts of luggage.
MAXIMUM LUGGAGE WEIGHT PERMITTED
Any single item of luggage must not exceed 32 kilograms. This has been implemented to ensure safety of passengers and baggage handlers and to avoid damage to luggage and the aircraft.
IS MY FLIGHT DIRECT?
On some occasions your flight may have a stop en route to drop off and pick up passengers at other domestic airports. We will endeavor to provide you with the most direct route, subject to availability and the required connecting time of your international flight, or onward transfer arrangements.
ARRIVAL AT YOUR DOMESTIC AIRPORT
Upon arriving at Kadhdhoo Airport and after reclaiming your luggage, you will be greeted by our G.E.M (Guest Experience Maker) who will assist you to your onward transfer which is an enjoyable 15-minute speedboat ride to Six Senses Laamu.
DEPARTURE FROM SIX SENSES LAAMU
Your transfer time from the resort will be advised to you the evening prior to your departure by a Departure Letter and will be in accordance with your international flight time, or your onward transfer time if staying at another resort. Your personal G.E.M will always be there to assist you with any further clarifications that you may require. Normally you will arrive at the airport approximately three hours prior to your international flight. However, in some cases you may arrive a little earlier in accordance with the most suitable connecting domestic flight to ensure you are at the airport on time.
Once you have arrived back in Malé at the domestic terminal and you have reclaimed your luggage, you will be greeted by one of our representatives who will escort you to the international departure flight check-in, or your onward transfer.
COMBINED BOAT TRANSFERS
The speedboat transfer from Six Sense Laamu is a combined boat transfer which means they are shared with other guests of the resort.
Alternatively, you may have paid a supplement to travel by private charted transportation, in which case the boat will depart as soon as you are ready without delays.
If you wish to enquire about upgrading to a private transfer, please do not hesitate to contact your reservations team who will be happy to try to make the necessary arrangements subject to availability. With sufficient advance notice, private transfer may be arranged via seaplane (90 minutes) allowing for schedules personalized to guest’s arrival/departure times. Please let us know if you wish to obtain a quote for a private charter.
We recommend you wear sensible shoes during your transfer for ease of boarding and disembarking the boat. All boats are equipped with life vests which we recommend you wear until you disembark the transfer for your safety.
TWO ISLAND HOLIDAYS
If your vacation includes more than one resort reachable by both boat and domestic flight, please note that your transfer to the second resort will be via the airport. As with all combinable transfers, you may be required to wait for other international flights to arrive before boat transfer is ready to depart. Our dedicated airport representatives will be present for any assistance.
Please note requests for specific transfer times are subject to availability and cannot be guaranteed.
Speedboat ride to Six Senses Laamu is another exhilarating experience, gliding past scenic islands, landscapes and lagoons!