SUBSIX, the stunning underwater restaurant and Bar at Niyama Maldives
Originally opened as a night club, the first underwater clubbing spot in the world at this time, Subsix is located nearly 20 feet ( 6 meters ) below the Indian Ocean.
It is now an underwater playground opened for lunches, special events and parties.
Guests reach Subsix via speedboat, skipping over the reef to its 500-metre offshore location.
Upon arrival, the underwater revellers descend a dramatic three-tier staircase.
Overhead, Italian-designed abstract chandeliers illuminate the descent like shining coral or white stars sparkling through the sea’s surface. Brancusi cabinetry and mirrors line the path.
Located more than 500 meters off-shore Niyama main island, Subsix is only accessible by boat from the resort.
Subsix was revamped in 2014 and is visually outstanding. Decorated around the sea theme, everything reflects the ocean. Coral-like chandeliers, ocean blue lighting, mirrors reflecting the surrounding marine life, anemone-inspired chairs massage guests with rubber fingers, capiz shell ceiling arrangements remind of undersea jungle…the all space is almost entirely tricking our senses.
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Cocktails at Subsix Underwater Bar
In the centre of the room, a huge clam-inspired bar strikes an imposing form, its fibreglass shell glowing with Subsix’s mood lighting that shifts throughout the day from pure white mornings to a lavender dinner setting to late-night blues.
SUBSIX Underwater Bar is an immersion into aquatic life
Among the many activities hosted by Subsix, marine biologist-led immersions into aquatic life give guests an expert’s insight into the rich environment and its secrets. Other highlighted activities in the restyled venue include subaquatic lunches, gourmet dinners, weddings, hosted events, wine tastings, a weekly Glow Party and DJ nights carrying on the tradition of its birth as a pioneer-of-the-deep club.
Underwater Glow Parties are organised each Wednesdays and Saturdays, from 9:00 pm.
Video Subsix Underwater night-club before redesign
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Subsix underwater restaurant and Bar prices
Prices start at 200 USD per person for a 3-course Lunch including including 1 alcoholic drink per person.
Beverages start at 14 USD for a cocktail or a glass of wine or 24 USD for a glass of Champagne.
3-course Lunch Menu at Subsix underwater restaurant
Wagyu Beef Tartare
Crispy Parmesan, brown bread, slow cooked egg yolk
Orange segment, pomegranate, vanilla oil, bisque espuma
Saute calamari, caramelize onion, bouillabaisse reduction, tamarind coulis
Parsley & garlic crumb, edamame, cauliflower puree, rosemary sauce
Coconut parfait, garden fruit minestrone, crumble, mint mango sorbet
Illy coffee and selected teas
Indulge your taste buds with complimentary
Glass of house select white or red wine
Free flow juices and soft drink
Subsix Underwater Restaurant and Bar Photo Gallery
Niyama Maldives price / night / Villa
From $USD 416 per night
Starting rates provided by Booking.com
Subsix is Decorated around the sea theme, everything reflects the ocean
SUBSIX anemone-inspired chairs massage guests with rubber fingers
EDGE Bar and Restaurant located above the sea and Subsix
SUBSIX Temporary Underwater Photo exhibition
SUBSIX huge clam-inspired bar strikes an imposing form
Subsix Aerial View with SUBSIX in the background on the upper left
About Niyama Maldives
Ultra-modern & exclusive, romantic, active & very fun, relaxing and Family friendly all together, Niyama Maldives features an unprecedented blend of Holiday Lifestyles in a superb environment.
Nominated Best New Sensation at the Tatler Travel Awards 2013, Niyama Maldives, is located on a superb and long island in the virgin Dhaalu Atoll, South Maldives. The small sister of the Iconic Huvafen Fushi Maldives, boasts 134 contemporary Beach and Over water Pavilions and Studios spreading around the Resort 2 islands.
Spacious and luxurious, all Villas are equipped with High-End amenities and fun gadgets and are proposed in various categories as well as with or without pool.
The Resort features 7 Restaurants including a floating restaurant located in the middle of the lagoon and a underwater restaurant located at 6 meters below the lagoon, 4 Bars, 1 grab-and-go gourmet snacks, Butler services, DJ sessions, a Garden Spa, Yoga and a great range of water activities, including Surf and Body Board spots close-by.
Niyama is the ideal Resort for travellers seeking a Modern and Hip Holiday