Which Maldives Resort Best Suits You?

Resorts for Romance

Baros Maldives. Very romantic resort, beautiful Spa, perfect couples retreat. Rooms are large and very well appointed. Fantastic restaurants including a fine dining over water restaurant. Live music at night in the bar.

Anantara Veli Resort & Spa. This resort offers a huge array of dining options as you can also take a boat over to sister property, Anantara Dhigu. There are 8 restaurants to choose from. This resort is renowned for being romantic, excellent dining and outstanding service. All rooms are overwater.

Six Senses Laamu. This resort is on the larger size with 97 rooms and 4 restaurants and 2 bars. It is a barefoot luxury vibe with a DJ in the evenings and is known as a great surfing spot.

Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa. This is a very reasonably priced 4 star resort with a swim up bar and evening entertainment. Packages come standard with Half Board including drinks, but it is inexpensive to upgrade to All Inclusive.

Huvafen Fushi Maldives. This is a luxurious but understated resort. The food and service is exceptional, and the daily free stingray feeding is a lovely experience. Being one of the older resorts it has a very established house reef, so the snorkeling is superb. The underwater Spa is a must do.

OZEN by Atmosphere at Maadhoo. This is an All Inclusive 5 star resort, which was opened in July 2016. Modern with great facilities and a high end meal plan with fine dining and top end beverages.

OBLU SELECT at Sangeli. Brand new resort opening in July 2018. Rooms are very large in size with plenty of privacy. There is a separate adults-only island with overwater honeymoon suites. Recognised by CNN Travel as one of the hot new hotels to watch.

Anantara Kihavah Villas. This is very much a boutique, luxury style resort. Perfect if you’re looking for privacy, seclusion and to be pampered. Your villa comes with a Butler to look after your every whim, there’s one of the longest pools in the Maldives, an underwater restaurant and bar and an overwater Spa. The villas are huge and all rooms include a private pool. Just launched, the resort now offers a stunning SKY – the Maldives first overwater observatory, with the most powerful telescope in the Indian Ocean!

Kandima Maldives. This is a 5 star resort which is quite youth oriented. It promotes itself as playful and funky, so perfect for honeymooners and younger, child-free couples. There are DJs by the pool and at the bar and the style of the hotel is very hip and laid back. It has the longest pool in the Maldives at 100 metres. There are a total of 10 restaurants and bars, offering more choice than most Maldivian resorts. Packages come standard with Half Board, but the upgrade costs to All Inclusive are reasonable.

Resorts for the Family

Centara Grand Island Resort. This is a five star, All Inclusive property, so represents good value. There is an excellent Spa and some great activities and tours which are included (eg. sunset dolphin watch cruise). There’s a real shipwreck off the beach which is good for snorkelling. Kids club and babysitting is available.

Anantara Dhigu. This resort is part of the Anantara 3 resort group – Dhigu, Veli and Naladhu. You can access Anantara Veli’s restaurants at night with children. Dhigu has great beach villas with direct access to the beautiful lagoon. There is a kids club and all restaurants have a children’s menu. This resort is very focused on the family market and one of the few that allows children in the overwater rooms.

Niyama Private Islands. This is an incredible property, which is the largest in the Maldives, with many activities and a huge choice of dining options. All of the restaurants are themed for a particular cuisine and offer some of the best dining you’ll experience in the Maldives. Room rates also include a personal Thakuru (butler) and free homemade icecream delivered to your freezer daily. The kids club is recognized as one of the best in the world and we guarantee you’ll be dragging your kids away.

Four Seasons at Kudaa Huraa. This luxury resort has everything you could need for the perfect family holiday. Kids club, kids eat and stay free offers, family bungalows, a range of kids amenities in the room including pop-up tents, strollers and baby essentials. There’s even a children’s Spa facility.

Kuramathi Maldives. This is a good quality 4 star resort with excellent kids club facilities and a range of family friendly activities. Rooms are also suited to family travel.

Atmosphere Kanifushi. This resort sits on a naturally stunning tropical island with pristine white beaches and a vast lagoon in the sparsely populated Lhaviyani Atoll. The resort has 132 stand-alone beach villas spreading idyllically along a mesmeric two kilometre long turquoise lagoon, showcasing vast living spaces with accentuating Maldivian interiors. Each villa comes with open-air bathrooms and private outdoor garden areas with sun-loungers and has a direct beach access. The resort offers a hassle-free five star resort experience in the Maldives, with a unique premium All-Inclusive holiday plan.

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island. This is the home of the first underwater restaurant in the Maldives, so is a very popular resort choice. The resort is set on 2 islands, which are connected by a bridge. There are a choice of 12 restaurants and bars. This hotel has an outstanding reputation in all regards. It is a family friendly resort, but it is also perfect for a romantic escape.

Four Seasons at Kudaa Huraa. This luxury resort has everything you could need for the perfect family holiday. Kids club, kids eat and stay free offers, family bungalows, a range of kids amenities in the room including pop-up tents, strollers and baby essentials. There’s even a children’s Spa facility.

Resorts for Surfing and Diving

Angsana Ihuru – diving.
Ayada Resort – surfing.
Baros Maldives – diving.
Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa – diving.
Centara Ras Fushi – surfing.
Four Seasons Resort Kuda Huraa – surfing.
Grand Park Kodhipparu – diving.
Lily Beach Resort & Spa – diving.
Meeru Island Resort & Spa – diving.
Niyama Private Islands – surfing.
OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli – diving.
Six Senses Laamu – surfing.
Taj Exotica Resort & Spa – diving.

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