Opening a new resort in the Maldives: 15 minutes from Male, unique culinary concepts, and special prices in honor of the opening

We're starting the week with some exciting news: in November, a new five-star Maldivian resort, SO/ Maldives, will open its doors. We recommend it for anyone looking to spend the autumn by the ocean but wasn't sure where. Here are more details.

About SO/

SO/ is a premium brand offering a new level of travel experience. Every SO/ hotel worldwide draws inspiration from the expressive world of contemporary fashion. It embodies avant-garde design, exclusivity, and a creative approach to hospitality and luxury.

SO/ hotels can be found in cities like Berlin, Bangkok, Dubai, Thailand, Paris, and various other locations around the globe. And now, they have arrived in the Maldives.


The SO/ Maldives resort is situated on the Kaafu Atoll, just a 15-minute speedboat ride from Male Airport. It is surrounded by the picturesque Emboodhoo lagoon.


SO/ Maldives describes itself as an avant-garde island resort, which can be seen as its defining concept. It offers a stylish collection of 80 villas on the beach and over the water, providing ample space, natural light, open layouts, and breathtaking panoramic views of the Indian Ocean.

The interiors feature natural wood and cool natural tones, contrasted with vibrant accents. The villas come with personal pools, and guests can enjoy the services of a personal butler. The resort also boasts an on-site spa center.