As you stroll along the resort s edge, the vast Indian Ocean stirs a sense of awe deep within you. Like a pearl in its oyster, you re embraced by the soothing ambience of Shangri-La s Villingili Resort & Spa, Maldives. Relaxing in your villa on a brilliant tropical afternoon, you enjoy the stunning view where the azure waters meet sapphire-coloured skies. Built on stilts in the resort s lagoon, the private haven is connected to the island by a timber walkway, over waters teeming with marine life. The turquoise lagoon whispers the beauty of its shoreline as waves lap against the beach, beckoning you. With so much else to do at the resort, the sea will have to wait. Peals of laughter fill the air. From somewhere, the rich aroma of coffee wafts towards you. You soak in the local vibes over a delectable lunch served on your villa deck, hoping the moment lasts forever.