Sneak Peek: Niyama, Maldives

  • Beach Studio
  • Beach Studio
  • Beach Studio Inside Bathroom
  • Beach Studio with Pool

Spread over two islands in the southwestern atoll of Dhaalu in the Malidives, Niyama resort officially opens on February 29. The resort has 87 studios and pavilions, starting at $650 per night, the latter featuring 24-hour butler service. Accommodations are either beachside or stilted above the Indian Ocean, and many feature their own private pool and outdoor bathroom. Guests have 24-hour access to the gym and spa, and activities include a weekly movie night, PADI dive courses, and a variety of water sports. Opening in late March are its restaurant Edge, accessible by boat, and its connecting underwater nightclub, Subsix. (+960.676.2828, www.niyama.com)

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