For lawyers seeking the perfect escape from the rigors of time sheets and partners (other than life partners, naturally) here is TripAdvisor’s best hotel for 2015 – Gili Lankanfushi in the Maldives.
Complete with 45 over-water villas and a ‘no news, no shoes’ rule, it provides a private butler service and a $1000 a night room rate – perfect for the high-charging partner, barrister or litigator seeking paradise.
Jetties reach each of the ‘by boat only’ villas and the crystal lagoon, perfect diving and swimming, superb weather and exquisitely appointed bungalows and villas make Gili Lankanfushi an escape you’ll love.
Gili Lankanfushi in the Maldives, is located on a tiny coral island in a sparkling lagoon, with jetties stretching across the crystal water out to each of the 45 overwater villas
Guests can sunbathe or read in a hammock, surrounded by the turquoise ocean paradise
Relax watching a movie by a sunset, with the sound of the waves gently lapping below
If the thatched villas were not enough, each villa comes with a private butler service, to make your stay as comfortable as possible
The water villas float on a lagoon surrounding a tiny coral island in the Maldives, with each villa individually designed using traditional, sustainable materials and methods.
The thick beams of wood in the huts are built from sustainable materials such as plantation teak and re-cycled telegraph poles, and seek to blend rustic charm with modern comfort.
Located on the private tropical island of Lankanfushi in the Malé Atoll, the resorts hosts a number of activities and facilities for guests to indulge in.
Beach movies are available, under the perfect Maldives sky. The cinema shows movies twice a week, and is available for private viewings for the rest of the week.
This is one of the best places on the planet for diving and you can endulge, as well as go deep sea fishing or play tennis.
There is also a spa for those who wish to be pampered at the resort. It lets guests absorb the colourful reef life nearby while the treatments on offer are enjoyed.