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You Can Soon Stay At Maldives’ First (And Muslim-Friendly!) Underwater Villa

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Nasreen Nasir  •  Apr 24, 2018

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Maldives may be home to stunning overwater villas and beautiful landscapes, but soon, you will be able to enjoy its stunning marine life from their own underwater villa! 😱 Credit: Giphy Yes, that’s right! Muslim-friendly resort, Conrad Maldives Rangali Island has recently announced that they will be offering a new travel experience that needs to be on everyone’s bucket list - sleeping in an underwater villa located on the exclusive island.
Credit: Conrad Maldives Rangali Island on Facebook Immersing 16.4 feet under the Indian Ocean, this much-anticipated villa will be named The Muraka (which means coral in Maldivian language) and it is expected to open in November 2018! 😱
Credit: Conrad Maldives Rangali Island As the representative of the resort explains, the underwater villa will feature two stories – one located above sea level and a bedroom complete with a living area and bathroom at sea level, all boasting breathtaking views of the surrounding marine life and coral gardens.
Credit: Conrad Maldives Rangali Island This means that you'll be sleeping with the fishes (literally!) while encased in a clear glass tube. What’s not to like about that? 😉
Credit: Conrad Maldives Rangali Island on FacebookIn addition to being the first underwater villa inMaldives, Muslim travellers will love this too: Conrad Maldives Rangali Island will stay true to its Muslim-friendly concept and there will be Halal dining options available on the premise (yay!) so Muslim guests can be assured that their basic needs will be taken care of. 🤗
Credit: Conrad Maldives Rangali Island As for the price tag, there is no confirmation yet but some have estimated that you can expect a whopping USD50,000 for a one-night stay in this villa (yikes)! But then again, with incredible features and a view like this, we think that it's definitely worth the price. 😌
Credit: Conrad Maldives Rangali Island So if you ever wonder what it’s like to sleep beneath the sea level, here is your chance! 😍 Honeymooners, this one's definitely for you! 💕