Waldorf Astoria


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Private Island Dining Maldives

As our guest on the island, your choices of gastronomy are limited only by the imagination of your appetite. Whatever you desire is our privilege to prepare. It is our pleasure to also offer exclusive, special occasion culinary experiences by Zuma Maldives and The Ledge by the Michelin-starred chef Dave Pynt, who are available exclusively for your own private dining experience upon request. However, just a three-minute boat ride away awaits a dazzling array of 11 specialty restaurants and bars at Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi. Our exciting curation of dining, bar and lounge options, set in breathtaking ocean venues, will tantalise your senses. Join us and indulge in world-class cuisine and sip on handcrafted cocktails while enjoying panoramic views of the shimmering waters, creating unforgettable memories at every turn.

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Personalized Culinary Journeys

Begin your evening with a sunset champagne cruise, watching the horizon turn gold and pink. As the sun sets, find yourself on a private beach for a sumptuous dinner, Taste of the Maldives, accompanied by a live Bodu Beru performance. Each evening you can choose from Organic Gourmet Set Dinner, Shanghai’s Best, Asian Market Dinner, Grand Bazar or Japanese Fusion Dinner.

For those with a penchant for culinary delights, the Zuma Private Chef experience promises a gastronomic journey that tantalizes the taste buds. Australian Michelin-starred chef Dave Pynt flies in from Singapore to create your own Burn Ends private dinner.

Waldorf Gastronomy

You can also experience any of the Waldorf Astoria’s 11 restaurants within a 5-minute boat ride. 

Come, and experience Dining in Maldives like never before, where each meal is a reflection of paradise and each taste is a step into luxury. We can’t wait for you to try out our different restaurants and discover new delicious flavors. Your exciting journey into the world of exceptional dining experiences eagerly awaits you!

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