A Review of One&Only Reethi Rah Resort Maldives

A Review of One&Only Reethi Rah Resort Maldives
I've just arrived at the all-villa One & Only Reethi Rah, stepping off a suitably luxurious launch that has whisked me from the rather less than plush Ibrahim Nasir International Airport, and wouldn't you know it? I appear to be the one and only guest sporting legs able to match the impossibly pure white sand of the beaches that ring one of the Maldives's most exclusive and renowned resorts.

Everyone (read: Germans, Americans and pre rouble-challenged Russians) seems to be over-tanned, over-rich and over here. "Exclusive" doesn't really begin to describe this bejewelled speck in the Indian Ocean. This is a place where rings sell at the resort shop for $90,000 and men's designer polo shirts start at $415. What's more, the wife of a Russian oligarch – apparently a regular guest of the resort's most lavish villa – anchors her massive superyacht off Reethi Rah. Oh, and the Maldives is correctly pronounced Mal-deeves, don't you mind. Read more

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