Bursting at the seams with edgy features, Niyama by Per AQUUM is set to add a fresh twist to Maldivesâ€™ resort scene when it opens its doors on January 15. The new concept resort, which stretches over two islands, boasts Subsix, the worldâ€™s first underwater nightclub located eight meters below the surface of the Indian Ocean and The Edge, a floating restaurant 500 meters offshore and only accessible by boat. The resortâ€™s 87 studios and pavilions include over-water and beach options, with some sporting private fibre-optic lit pools and 24-hour butler service. All feature the latest technology including an interactive TV system, iPads, and Wi-Fi.
Niyamaâ€™s onshore dining options include Tribal with live cooking stations on hot rock grills and open fires; The Deli, an international gourmet delicatessen; Dune, a chic daytime beach hub; Epicure, for all day international dining; and Fahrenheit, a sunset rooftop bar.
In terms of leisure and activities, Niyama offers a 24-hour spa, a first in the Maldives, and guided visits to its Marine Biology lab for coral rehabilitation.