At 1200 meters long and 350 meters wide, every angle of Meeru Island Resort & Spa is as idyllic in person as in pictures – if not more, from the swaying palm trees and soft, white sandy beach to the turquoise lagoon teeming with fantastic marine life.
The Western side of the Island, specifically, is known for the magical sunsets that guests enjoy at the various outlets. Here are 5 of the best locations to capture a sunset at Meeru on your next trip to paradise:
Location #5: On a Sunset ‘Punch’ Cruise
Bringing the phrase “sailing off into the sunset” to reality, Meeru’s Sunset ‘Punch’ Cruise is the ideal trip for you and a loved one to capture beautiful moments as the sky turns golden, enjoying the refreshing breeze of the Indian Ocean and a glass of special punch along the way.
If you’re lucky, some dolphins may join in the fun!
The Sunset ‘Punch’ Cruise is US$ 34 and complimentary for guests on our All Inclusive Plus package. Scheduled every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday from 1700 to 1830.
Please note: a parent must accompany a child under 16.
Location #4: Maalan Buffet Restaurant and Uhuru Bar
Enjoy additional tranquility at Meeru in the adults-only area towards the Northern end of the Island, which features our Maalan Buffet Restaurant and Uthuru Bar. Several guests start the evening with their beverage of choice at the Bar, where the unique views of the sunset are inescapable, combined with the soothing sounds of Jazz Music every Monday from 1800.
Right next to the Bar is the open-plan Buffet Restaurant with 3 separate dining areas that provide spacious seating in the traditional, open-air style with sand floor and thatched roofing.
Location #3: Selected Jacuzzi Water Villas
Also at the Northern end of Meeru is a select few Jacuzzi Water Villas facing the Western horizon that provide exceptional sights of the sunset. The spacious deck with tropical décor and comfortable sun loungers offer the ideal environment to sit back and enjoy the view.
Guests also prefer to wake up to the glorious sunrise from our Eastern facing Water Front Villas and Jacuzzi Water Villas.
Please note: specific room requests are subject to availability.
Location #2: Asian Wok Restaurant and Beach
From the over-the-water Asian Wok Restaurant, guests enjoy a combination of colorful skies and the lagoon beneath. Don’t miss the Sunset Cocktail promotion that you can enjoy together with the idyllic views and the company of your partner, surrounded by surreal views.
Asian Wok specializes in Japanese cuisine with the popular theatrical treat, Teppanyaki that is available daily. Reservations must be made before 1200 (noon).
Location #1: Dhoni Bar Pool and Beach
One of the most popular locations on the Island, the 24-hour Dhoni Bar is considered the top and most ideal location to capture stunning sunsets and share on your social media. Whether poolside to beachside, enjoy a delicious tropical cocktail and snacks of your choice as you unwind to the ambient sounds of the Indian Ocean.
The Bar hosts relaxing Live Music every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday at from 1800 to set the perfect atmosphere for your downtime in paradise.
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