Soneva is a resort, luxury residence, spa management and development company established in 1995, with all of its resorts managed under the brand name Soneva. At the heart of the development and operations of each property is the Intelligent Luxury ethos, creating unforgettable, enlightening experiences of SLOW LIFE: Sustainable-Local-Organic-Wellness Learning-Inspiring-Fun-Experiences
When Eva and Sonu Shivdasani built Soneva Fushi as well as their home on the deserted island of Kunfunadhoo in the Maldives in 1995 they had no idea that their intensely personal vision of a locally crafted villa and environmentally responsible lifestyle would form the basis of a successful collection of world-class hotels, resorts and spas. But that's exactly what happened. Soneva Fushi was the first 'castaway' resort in the Maldives, pioneering a trend for back-to-nature luxury holidays. It established a blueprint for a highly acclaimed international business, followed by spectacular Soneva Kiri on the unspoilt Thai island of Koh Kood in 2009.The success of the Soneva brand also paved the way for Six Senses Resorts and Spas with award-winning properties in Asia, the Middle East and Europe.