Soneva Stars

This year, there's no better time to visit Soneva. Introducing our Soneva Stars Programme, which celebrates the diverse array of guest activities and experiences on offer this year, ranging from visiting Michelin-starred chefs and astronomers…

Scroll to explore

Filter by month

Filter by resort

Filter by experience

Visiting Practitioner

Hortensia Corredoira

Dec. 15, 2020 - May 30, 2021 | Soneva Jani

Originally from Spain and based in Rome, Italy, Hortensia has a Masters in Osteopathy in Germany and University Degrees in Sports Education and Physiotherapy. Lately, Hortensia’s

Artist - Sensorial Mémoire Project

Jonathan Bey

Mar. 5 - Apr. 14, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Jonathan Bey, from the South of France, is Soneva Fushi’s Artistic Storyteller. He is an interdisciplinary self-taught artist, who has collaborated with jewellery makers, architectural firms...


Thaninthorn “Noom” Chantrawan

Apr. 19 - 26, 2021 | Soneva Kiri

Chef Thaninthorn “Noom” Chantrawan of one-MICHELIN-starred Chim By Siam Wisdom is most recognized in the city for his stint on Iron Chef Thailand. Having over 14 years...


Mickael Viljanen

Apr. 1 - Apr. 15, 2021 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

Mickael Viljanen is the head chef of The Greenhouse restaurant in Dublin, Ireland, and is the current holder of two Michelin stars. Alongside this, Mickael has built an impressive portfolio...


Songkran Programme

Apr. 13 - Apr. 16, 2021 | Soneva Kiri

Dining events, experiences for the whole family and more await at Soneva Kiri.


Maria Jose San Roman Monastrell

Apr. 10 - 25, 2022 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

María is a Michelin-starred Spanish chef and restaurateur, renowned for her celebration of iconic Spanish ingredients, refreshingly authentic culinary style and exceptionally high standards...


Mark Lundgaard

Jul. 17 - Aug. 10, 2021 | Soneva Fushi & Jani

The Chef and Director at Kong Hans Kælder Restaurant, located in the oldest building in Copenhagen....


Heiko Nieder

Jul. 21 - Aug 1, 2021 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

Heiko Nieder, from Germany, completed his training as a chef at the Fairmont Hotel Vier Jahreszeiten in Hamburg. In 2003, Heiko was awarded “Discovery of the Year” by GaultMillau...

Glass Artists

Chyanne Malcome & Ben Sharp

Aug. 5 - 26, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Cheyenne Malcolm manages a delicate balancing act between blowing glass for his personal line of sculptural vessels and building hot shop furnaces....

Tai Chi Chuan teacher

Tathata Kobayashi

Aug. 20 - Sep. 10, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Tathata Kobayashi was born in 1976 in Amsterdam, Holland. He grew up in Munich, Germany. Since his early childhood he is involved in Tai Chi Chuan. He was taught by...


Mark Lundgaard

Oct. 17 -  Oct. 31, 2021 | Soneva Kiri

The Chef and Director at Kong Hans Kælder Restaurant, located in the oldest building in Copenhagen....


Michael Wignall

Oct. 20 - 30, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Michael Wignall’s experience of freshly cooked and multi-cultural cuisine started at a young age, raveling extensively from the Far East, to the United States and across Europe...


Magdalene Odundo

Oct. 20 - Nov. 10, 2021 | Soneva Fushi

Magdalene Odundo was born in Nairobi, Kenya, and received her early education in both India and Kenya. Best known for her hand-built ceramics, Magdalene Odundo originally...


Asma Khan

Oct. 30 - Nov. 7 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

Asma moved to Cambridge from Calcutta in 1991 to join her academic husband. She is Rajput on her father’s side and Bengali on her mother’s. After studying law, Asma...


John Burton-Race

Dec. 15 - 26 , 2021 | Soneva Fushi & Jani

John Burton-Race, a successful Michelin Star chef, television personality and restaurateur was born in Singapore to a British diplomat father...


Tim Raue

Jan. 4 - 16 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

Chef Tim Raue, the only German chef so far, who has been portrayed in the renowned Netflix TV series "Chef’s Table“, currently has four restaurants...


Judy Joo

Feb. 6 - 22, 2022 | Soneva Fushi & Soneva Jani

In 2003, following an engineering degree at Columbia University and a career on Wall Street, Judy Joo decided it was time for a change. Realising that her passion was in...

Contact Us

Kunfunadhoo Island, Baa Atoll, Republic of Maldives


+960 6600304


+960 660 0374