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Celebrating Love in Paradise

Ah is there anything better than waking up next to the love of your life in paradise? We get it, wedding planning can be so stressful at times and as you embark on the most exciting chapter of your happily ever after, debriefing, de-stressing and winding down post wedding in paradise is just what the doctor ordered. A perfect beachside escape, Adaaran Select Meedhupparu is the epitome of luxury travel in the Maldives. Whether you’re basking under the sun or enjoying a refreshing dip in the crystal clear Indian Ocean, Adaaran Select Meedhupparu is the perfect honeymoon destination for newlyweds.



Giltedge Ocean Islands certainly knows how to plan an epic honeymoon! Priding themselves on creating life changing experiences, you can expect nothing but awesome memories and an authentic island getaway...done right! Their team of well-travelled experts knows just how to tailor-make each detail to their clients’ vision of the perfect island escape. Now that we have whet the appetite, it is time to introduce you to the incredible main prize for SA Weddings Bride of the Year 2019! Say hello to the perfect Maldives escape. Adaaran Select Meedhupparu is known for its unrivalled beauty with uninterrupted views and white sandy beaches. Just reading this sentence is enough to make us want to pack our bags right now and jet off. Surrounded by a tropical coral reef overlooking the peaceful blue lagoon, Adaaran Select Meedhupparu is a resort designed for leisure focusing on maximum pleasure and peace and tranquility. Located 154km to the North of the city Malé, you can tickle your curiosity by taking a short seaplane journey over deep blue ocean views below as you enter tropical paradise. The resort portfolio consists of 231 Villas including 20 Water Villas all beautifully designed and elegantly furnished allowing guests space to unwind and practice some much needed R&R. Each villa is complete with modern amenities such as a private mini bar, satellite television, telephone with IDD facility, complimentary Wi-Fi and an in-room safe, among others. Whether you’re basking on the beach or catching a drink at the bar, the vibrant sounds of the tropics, superior service and unparalleled views is nothing but a pure slice of heaven. And who better to share this amazing experience with than the love of your life!


“From island discoveries to thrilling escapades, each adventure in the Maldives offers truly unique insights into the beauty of Mother Nature”

Of course, no resort in paradise is complete without amazing actives and places to visit and Adaaran Select Meedhupparu certainly has an abundance of amazing activities to experience allowing you to return home with some pretty epic memories. Guests residing at the resort have the opportunity to explore and experience Maldives like never before. Whether you opt for a jam packed day on the beach or a magical sea tour around Maldives - each activity will allow you to experience the island in all its glory. Think swaying palm trees, salty sea air and an abundance of marine life all around you. Could life get any better?

If you’re feeling a little adventurous be sure to try the multitude of thrill seeking water sports the island offers. The warm inviting waters call for mesmerising scuba dives allowing you to experience marine life at its best. “Feast your eyes on magnificent sting rays and a variety of coral fish as they glide around the water quite effortlessly. Examine the stunning coral formations and keep a lookout for starfish and lionfish that lay hidden away from plain sight”. For the real thrill seekers, windsurfing is a must! The rush is unreal and will keep the adventurous at heart truly satisfied.


As you enjoy all the resort has to offer, as newlyweds we would highly recommend Lovers Paradise. Couples have the chance to opt for the most romantic escape on one of the uninhabited Maldivian islands allowing you to relax and enjoy each other, the moment and your surroundings in complete privacy! How dreamy does this sound? Transported on a Dhoni, the boat will escort you to your destination where you can enjoy a gourmet lunch with your other half in one of the most romantic settings of all time. Enjoy the blissful solitude and take in every single second of this incredible moment. Sip away on champagne, sun bathe on the beach and take a dip in the warm waters. The island is yours to enjoy! Lovers Paradise is “the getaway for lovers seeking paradise, walking on a moonlit night with your significant other while the cool breeze of the ocean surrounds. You would undoubtedly create unforgettable memories that would last a lifetime; memories that lures couples to come back time and time again to experience the wonder of virgin islands”. We’re sold!


Adaaran Select Meedhupparu certainly knows hows to tickle your taste buds and blow your mind with their incredibly prepared meals. Sample an array of mouthwatering tastes and flavours at the resorts restaurants'. From freshly caught seafood to signature dishes all prepared with the utmost care and attention to detail. Every diner will have the experience of luxurious hotel dining in the Maldives at its absolute best. Let your inner foodie escape and sample cuisines from all around the world and who better to share these precious moments with than your best friend!


Not even Covid-19 could stop the legendary Bride of the Year 2019 competition from taking place. Despite the competition going completely virtual (a first for SA Weddings) we managed to pull off an amazing event. Mrs December Chantal and her handsome husband Gregory Magid took home the coveted crown of SA Weddings Bride of the Year 2019! The lucky pair has won a 7 night stay for two at a premium all inclusive basis in 01 Deluxe Beach Villa including return sea plane transfers at the luxurious Adaaran Select Meedhupparu - Maldives plus R20 000 CASH and amazing prize hampers and memories! How divine? If you're keen to know all about their stay, keep your eyes peeled to the SA Weddings site for the full low down on this once in a lifetime trip to paradise!


Adaaran Select Meedhupparu

Adaaran Select Meedhupparu

At Adaaran Select Meedhupparu guests embark on a Premium All-Inclusive offering.

Giltedge Ocean Islands

Giltedge Ocean Islands

At Giltedge Ocean Islands, we create life-changing experiences for discerning travellers looking for an authentic island getaway.