Festive at One&Only Reethi Rah

Celebrate the holiday season in the luxurious surroundings of One&Only Reethi Rah and enjoy a selection of festive activities

Reethi Rah Festive Lights
Reethi Rah Santa Jetski
One&Only Reethi Rah - Festive

This festive season, the beautiful One&Only Reethi Rah will be transforming into Brazil's marvellous Rio de Janeiro Carnival. The island will be filled with abundant colours, fun spirits and exciting events. Come dance, sing, party and enjoy the Brazilian fun as we set the stage for another remarkable celebration.

One&Only Reethi Rah - Festive

Christmas Celebrations


Christmas Tree Lighting and Family Cocktails
This tree lighting ceremony is the official kick-off to the festive season at One&Only Reethi Rah. While the little ones are invited to decorate the Christmas tree, other family members are invited to experience this tradition that builds memories lasting a lifetime.
7pm at Rah Bar


Christmas Cocktails
Savour delicious cocktails and canapés as the sun sets on the Indian Ocean. It is a magical Christmas moment for your family and loved ones.
7pm to 8pm at Rah Bar Poolside

Christmas Eve Dinner Buffet
With the finest ingredients, our chefs have prepared traditional seasonal favourites, premium cuts, fresh catches from the sea and festive treats. With spectacular views in the evenings, Reethi Restaurant offers an unrivalled backdrop to a magical Christmas Eve.
8pm to 10.30pm at Reethi Restaurant


Christmas Champagne Brunch
Be spoilt for choice in a selection of our epicurean offerings, featuring a selection of international cuisines and holiday classics catering to those with discerning tastes.
12.30pm to 4pm at Reethi Restaurant & Rah Bar

Reethi Rah Santa Paragliding

Family Festive Fun


Badminton Tournament
From individual circuits to team competition, our tournaments are popular among our guests. These will consist of single and doubles for men, women and co-doubles.

4.30pm at Clubone | 2-Day Tournament | Second game on 25 December

Football Tournament
Traditionally, the words “family” and “football” have gone together. If you are new to football we hope you will be watching or cheering your family members. Attending a match can be a great family occasion – so get involved!

5pm at the football field | 2-Day Tournament | Second game on 28 December

28 DECEMBER 2016

Reethi Island Marathon
Stay fit during your holidays with our island marathon that undergoes a total of 6.4 kilometres. It’s a flat-off sandy path which will allow you to experience every corner of the island. Enjoy a breathtaking view of the ocean as you run.

8am at the football field


Tennis Tournament
The spirit of the tournament is fun, friendly and aimed at building teamwork among your family and friends. Remember, competition can be great fun for all levels and ages.

4pm at the tennis court


Family Fitness Challenge
Think outside of the gym and take advantage of your indoor and outdoor surroundings. Get ready to run and sweat – this is about as much fun and competitive as the Olympics. When the whistle goes, the challenge begins.

4pm at Clubone


Volleyball Tournament
Be sure to mark the New Year’s Day for the volleyball tournament! May your competitor be your friends and family on the island or our team members, enjoy playing volleyball in this combination of instruction and play.

4.30pm at Clubone | 2-Day Tournament | Second game on 2 January

Reethi Rah Christmas Trees

New Year Dazzles

28 DECEMBER 2016

Welcome to Reethi Carnival
Feel the magic of Reethi Carnival with our opening party for the festivities. Join us for the carnival parade, activities, canapés and champagne to preview the magic of Reethi Carnival for New Year’s Eve!

6.45pm - Carnival Parade from Fanditha to the Lawn Club | Party Starts at 7pm at the Lawn Club


New Year's Eve Party and Gala Dinner
Usher in the New Year at the Reethi Carnival, where the elements of Rio Carnival will enlighten your senses. Experience the unforgettable views of the Indian Ocean and glittering skyline beyond that will lit up with fireworks. Featuring an elegant selection of dishes, the dazzling night is complemented by live entertainment by Beverly Knight.

8pm to 9pm - Cocktail Reception at the Beachfront Marquee | 9pm to 3am - Gala Dinner at Sunrise Beach

Survivor's Party
Do not miss the spectacular party that will continue until the New Year’s sunrise. Dance all night, till the next morning, with friends and family and great music.

3am onwards at Beach Club


New Year's Day Chill-out Brunch
Start the New Year with a delicious champagne brunch as you toast to the new beginnings. Indulge in a bountiful selection of international cuisine, free-flowing champagne and relax to the chilled-out tunes all afternoon.

12.30pm to 4pm at Reethi Restaurant & Rah Bar

Reethi Rah Christmas Table

Orthodox Christmas Celebration

6 JANUARY 2017

Orthodox Christmas Cocktails and Gala Dinner
There will always be something special and magical about the festive time and it continues with the Orthodox Christmas. Celebrate the Orthodox Christmas Eve with a lavish international buffet featuring traditional festive favourites. The celebration continues till with live music and entertainment.

7pm onwards at Sunrise Beach

Reethi Rah Festive Kids Only

For the Little Ones


Holiday Ceramic Painting
Learn the secrets of clay and pottery whilst on holidays and paint your own with festive colours.

2pm at KidsOnly 


Colour Your Own Christmas Snow Globes
Kids love creating and painting their own snow globes. This is a fun holiday craft that is ideal for the little ones to create their own home decorations and/or gifts for the family.

12pm at KidsOnly 


Christmas Scavenger Hunt
Make Christmas gift giving last a little longer by having the kids hunt for one or more of their gifts. Let your little angels find their way around the beautiful island in search of gifts!

12pm at KidsOnly  – supervised activity around the island


Christmas Stencils Art
It is really not tricky to do with a stencil, and is also something the whole family can do together. The possibilities for things to stencil are endless, including Christmas tree ornaments, tote bags, aprons and towels, bowls and mugs.
2pm at KidsOnly


Colour Your Own Christmas Snow Globes
Kids love creating and painting their own snow globes. This is a fun holiday craft that is ideal for the little ones to create their own home decorations and/or gifts for the family.

12pm at KidsOnly


Santa's Arrival
Find out how Santa arrives this year as he visits One&Only Reethi Rah with a overflowing bag of special gifts. While the little ones are lined up to receive their gifts, the grown-ups will be treated by Santa’s little helpers, who will be floating around topping up your empty glasses with chilled champagne and muled wine.

5pm at Rah Bar Beach & Poolside

27 DECEMBER 2016

KidsOnly One Tribe Fashion Show
Enjoy an evening of fabulous fashion, cocktails and canapés as our mini fashionistas take centre stage on the catwalk, showcasing their holiday fashion as they parade along the runway.

7pm at the Beachfront Marquee

KidsOnly is open daily from 9am to 7pm. Visit KidsOnly for other scheduled activities.


Celebrate the holiday season at One&Only Reethi Rah and enjoy a selection of festive events which are highlighted in the brochure below.

Download Festive Brochure


For further information and bookings please contact One&Only Reethi Rah Guest Services:

+ 960 664 8800 | + 960 664 8822 | +866 552 0001 (WITHIN USA)

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