Cora Cora Opening in The Maldives

Cora Cora Maldives is set to open on the 1st of October 2021 and will be the hottest new opening in the destination! Cora Cora Maldives is a truly innovative concept resort and unlike anything the Maldives has ever seen, giving guests the unmissable opportunity to experience the Maldives like never before. Cora Cora Maldives is the very first resort in the Maldives that celebrates and embraces the culture and heritage of the destination.

Located in the pristine and pure Raa Atoll, Cora Cora Maldives is just 45 minutes by seaplane from Velana International Airport or 30 minutes by domestic flight, followed by a 20-minute speedboat journey, surrounded by the stunning natural beauty that will make your soul soar. Freedom and wellbeing are the true essences of Cora Cora Maldives and this is evident throughout the island from the delicious plant-based dishes, to the moment you step into the glistening turquoise waters that fringe the sugar soft beaches, immersing yourself into the tranquil spirit of the resort.


Comprising of 100 villas and suites, each one has been expertly curated to reflect the spirit of the Maldives and is prevalent in all of the nine accommodation categories. Accommodation sizes range from the generously appointed Beach Villas at 68 sqm to the two-bedroom Lagoon Pool Villa with slide inject an element of fun into the traditional over-water villas which the Maldives is famed for. Cora Cora Maldives fuses innovation and an element of freedom to create luxurious accommodation that is fun and exciting.

Designed with freedom in mind and provides the perfect blend of luxury, romance and fun family-friendly options. All of the villas and suites offer complimentary Wi-Fi, satellite TV, a fully stocked mini-bar, and organic amenities.

Gourmet Meal Plan

It’s freedom time and at Cora Cora Maldives the Gourmet Meal PlanÒ is present in every detail of the resort, giving guests the unmissable opportunity to experience an array of dining possibilities. With five restaurants and bars, Culinary Director Umberto Piccolini has expertly curated a range of contemporary and traditional menus that guests can enjoy from plant-based dishes to authentic Maldivian curries.

Catering for a wealth of dietary requirements, serving an array of healthy options, created from the island’s produce, including homemade vegan ice cream, fresh salads and dishes comprised of freshly caught fish and seafood.


Wellness is at the core of Cora Cora Maldives and the seven beautifully designed treatment rooms create a luxurious tropical sanctuary. The stunning surroundings enable guests to connect with the environment and immerse themselves in the natural beauty, whilst participating in a range of mindful activities.

In addition to the extensive treatments, including yoga and meditation classes which are undertaken on the expansive yoga pavilion.

Something for Everyone

Traditionally Maldivian resorts have been for couples and honeymooners. Embracing freedom, there are no restrictions-Cora Cora Maldives is suitable for everyone from tots to teens to the young at heart. Guests have the freedom to do as little or as much as they desire.

With a diverse range of incredible facilities at their fingertips, from five restaurants and bars; a seven-treatment room spa with an extensive range of therapies as well as a wellness centre and yoga platform; a dedicated PADI certified dive centre and exciting first-class kids’ club and playground, the freedom of choice, has never felt so liberating!

A Divers Delight

Guests can dive into the spirit of the Maldives with the PADI certified dive school. Guests can explore this aquatic world of wonder and discover Raa Atoll’s incredible array of marine life. The PADI certified dive centre at Cora Cora Maldives offers divers of all levels the opportunity to encounter the captivating marine life and natural wonders of the Raa Atoll. Divers can experience the wildlife-rich waters that surround Cora Cora Maldives and can encounter curious lemon sharks, impressive marlins as well as brightly coloured nudibranchs and tropical red toothed triggerfish, a key characteristic is their distinctive red teeth.

The spectacular dive sites are suitable for any level of diver and all easily accessible.

Culture and Heritage

Cora Cora Maldives will be the first resort in the Maldives to showcase a licensed art gallery and museum, showcasing the cultural heritage of the island. With over 400 incredible local artefacts in the collection, guests can explore the rich history of the Maldives in breath-taking natural surroundings. Cora Cora Maldives will also host guest artists from around the world, curating exclusive exhibitions for guests to enjoy.

Cora Cora Maldives will offer its guests a one-of-a-kind immersive Maldivian cultural, experiential and culinary experience. Comprising of 100 villas, five restaurants, two bars, an extensive spa, water sports centre, gym, yoga pavilion, outdoor cinema, kids’ club and museum, it is set to be the ultimate idyllic, island escape.

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