is an island in the Maldives with that huge overwater villas more looking like a Thai prison. However, the beaches are excellent, - especially the north coast with palm grove and sandspit. In a daytime seaplanes regularly fly over the island, that is very sad for such an exclusive hotel. Shore and seabed: sand. 
Hotels  Gili Lankanfushi Maldives
is a luxury 5-star resort holding many international awards, and claiming to be the Best hotel in the Maldives. The minimum cost of accommodation is US$3000 per night. However, a more realistic fares starts from $5000 per room.
This is a top-end price even by the Maldivian standards, and value for money is not the best. It would be more reasonable to prefer something like Four Seasons
, which ideology is also eco-friendly, but in a more intelligent way. Find hotels in Gili Lankanfushi
How to get there 
Fly to Male international airport (MLE)
. Then take a hotel's speedboat. Travel time is only 25 minutes each way. The cost for the round trip including all taxes: US$250 per adult, US$120 per child (2-11 years), infants are free of charge. Find flights to Gili Lankanfushi
When to go 
The best time to travel to beaches of Gili Lankanfushi island in the Maldives is a dry season from January to April. The rest of time it's a rainy season, which in most cases means only 2-3 sunny days in a week.
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