Cocoon Collection to open third resort 'Joy Island' in September

The Cocoon Collection's third resort in the Maldives, Joy Island set to open on September 1, 2023.

The butterfly-shaped island is a 40-minute speedboat ride from Velana International Airport in North Malé Atoll.

The five-star resort has a contemporary design influenced by Maldivian heritage. The resort is home to 151 beach and over-water villas with either sunset or sunrise views. The over-water Dream Spa is an oasis for guests to heal their mind, body and spirit. Adventurous guests will enjoy activities like diving, tennis, paddle, water sports and excursions to experience Maldives’ stunning reefs. The supervised Kids Club will keep Joy Island’s youngest guests entertained.

Joy Island has a variety of dining outlets. The Market is the resort’s main restaurant that showcases global flavors with daily street food themes. Indulge in Italian cuisine at il Basilico or Spanish favorites like paella at Chiringuito. Rainbow serves fun cocktails in a colorful ambiance.

The Cocoon Collection is a selection of luxury resorts nested in the most beautiful corners of the Indian Ocean. Marvel at the incredible Maldivian white sand beaches, azure waters, and long coral reefs. Today, the hospitality group runs two hotelsin the Maldives: You & Me by Cocoon Maldives and Cocoon Maldives.