Coco Palms Bodu Hith Bodu Hithi, North Male Atoll - SLM015

This luxurious 5*+ resort on the tear-shaped private island of Bodu Hithi boasts spacious, stunning villas with private pools.

Perfect for the luxurious getaway, Coco Palm Bodu Hithi is ideal for those seeking something a little bit special. The resort has seven restaurants and bars with almost every cuisine imaginable, an infinity swimming pool, spa and a wide range of other facilities.

All of the villas have their own private pool, air-conditioning, ceiling fan, personal bar, flat-screen television, DVD player, espresso machine, telephone and a bathroom with a bath as well as an indoor and outdoor shower. The standard Water Villas are overwater on stilts, with a large sundeck, plunge pool and daybed, while the Escape Water Villas feature all of this, and have a separate living room. The excellent Island Villas also have a courtyard with pool, a daybed and sun deck with sea views - and the spacious Escape Water Residences enjoy extra benefits including in-villa check-in and Champagne on arrival, private butler, complimentary use of iPod and iPad on request, free Wi-Fi, tea and snacks 4-5pm, one cocktail 6-6.45pm, one complimentary couple's yoga session per stay, non-motorised water sports, priority booking for Stars restaurant and access to the exclusive Club lounge.

You are spoilt for choice when it comes to dining; the seven restaurants and bars include an range of outdoor and indoor locations, from a delicious BBQ on the beach to authentic Japanese and sushi dishes - and there is also an option for fine dining over the water's edge. The resort's main restaurant is called Air, which offers a selection of fusion cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner with an ? la carte menu and daily buffet.

The resort has a very good range of facilities including a yoga and t'ai chi pavilion, fitness centre, tennis, volleyball, PADI dive centre and varied watersports including complimentary snorkelling equipment.

The island, which is in North Mal? Atoll, is about 30 minutes by speedboat from Mal? airport - costing £145 for a return ticket. The rates are for bed and breakfast but can be upgraded to half board or full board, where you can eat in the Air Buffet Restaurant.

The resort has some very good honeymoon packages, which include a complimentary three course dinner and sunset cruise.

100 Bedrooms, Sleeps 200
£350 - £400 per room per night

Private pool
Air Conditioning
Seven restaurants and bars
Infinity pool
Yoga and t'ai chi pavilion
Fitness centre
PADI dive centre