Whether you are planning a honeymoon, a vacation or just a weekend trip to the Maldives, there are a number of different hotels and resorts that you can choose from. Here are a few of the top resorts that you can stay at while you are in the islands.
Niyama Private Islands
Located in Dhaalu Atoll, Maldives, Niyama Private Islands is a five-star luxury beach resort. The resort is spread over two pristine islands, connected by a wooden bridge. The names of these islands, Play and Chill, reflect the island’s flexible and relaxed atmosphere.
The resort features 86 rooms and villas. The rooms are spacious, luxurious and feature a private infinity pool. The outdoor bathrooms are spacious and include large ceramic bathtubs. They are also equipped with in-room entertainment systems.
The resort offers a variety of dining experiences. There is a gourmet fine-dining restaurant, an Asian-style dining experience in the treetops, and a 6-feet-under restaurant. The resort also boasts a 24-hour spa and a marine biology lab. There are also yoga classes and baby-care services.
The resort is ideal for families. There are several water sports available, including snorkeling, scuba diving, kayaking, jet skiing and surfing. The resident dive center caters to all levels of divers. The resort’s resident surf guru, Zac Zocher, can arrange tailor-made surfing excursions.
Niyama’s staff are extremely friendly and helpful. They pay close attention to detail, making the resort truly unique.
Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa
Located in South Ari Atoll in the Maldives, Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa offers a luxurious all inclusive vacation experience. This 4-star resort features over 112 spacious overwater villas with stunning views. The property is surrounded by clear blue waters and perfect white sand beaches. This is the ideal getaway for honeymooners and families. The resort is also known for its excellent food and service.
The all inclusive plan at the resort includes all meals, beverages and snacks. It also includes one excursion per stay. There is also a private club where guests can access a swimming pool, lounge chairs and a private restaurant. The villas offer a range of amenities for families with children. The Deluxe Family Water Villas have bunk beds for up to five people. The resort also offers a private beach area and a fitness center.
There are 270 staff members on the private island. Each of the guests receives a complimentary glass of champagne upon arrival. Guests can also enjoy live music in the evening. They can also explore the interior by walking along shady paths.
Raffles Maldives Meradhoo
Located on the island of Meradhoo in the Republic of Maldives, Raffles Maldives Meradhoo offers luxury and a breathtaking view of the Indian Ocean. This luxury resort is part of the AccorHotels family. It was acquired by AccorHotels in September 2017. It will undergo a complete refurbishment in order to meet the standard of Raffles.
The hotel was carefully designed and decorated to give guests the best experience possible. Its amenities include a spa, overwater enclave, free WiFi, and a fitness center. There are also three restaurants. Guests can enjoy both fine dining and barbeque meals.
Raffles Maldives Meradhoo’s rooms are spacious and well-appointed. Each room features a private pool, a balcony, a flat screen television, and a private bathroom. The interiors are tastefully decorated and provide guests with a variety of layout options.
Raffles Maldives Meradhoo is situated on the southern tip of the Maldives. It is a remote atoll that is home to rich marine life. The resort offers scuba diving, snorkeling, and wind surfing. It also provides free airport transfers. Guests can take a 55-minute flight from Male International Airport to get to the resort.
Jumeirah Maldives Olahali Island
Located in the North Male Atoll, Jumeirah Maldives Olhahali Island is a five star all-villa luxury resort. Its 67 villas and penthouses provide a private haven that combines privacy with exceptional service.
This luxurious resort is the perfect place for couples and friends to relax, indulge and rejuvenate. The villas are spacious and offer a stunning view of the Indian Ocean. The villas also feature a private infinity pool and a terrace for al fresco dining. There is a private fitness area and a living room with an entertainment center.
The villas at Jumeirah Maldives are all located on white sand beaches. The residences are elevated five metres above a lagoon. They offer breathtaking views of the turquoise water. They are decorated with elegant contemporary ethos in harmony with the natural environment.
The resort offers a wide array of activities, including a fitness center, tennis court, cinema, swimming pool, sauna and steam room, gym and spa, and a kids club. You can also take a snorkelling tour, a submarine tour, and participate in a kayaking challenge.
Located on the Lhaviyani Atoll, Atmosphere Kanifushi is a luxury resort, and is part of the Atmosphere Group. This Maldives resort offers a five-star experience.
With a wide range of activities, this resort is perfect for families. Its Kids Club is open daily from 9am to 9pm, and has a number of learning activities. For those who want to be active, there’s also volleyball, tennis, and snorkeling. The water sports are plentiful, and there’s even an over-water spa.
Atmosphere Kanifushi is located on Lhaviyani Atoll, which offers beautiful tropical scenery. The island is fringed by tall coconut palms, and there are two miles of white sand.
There are 132 villas at Atmosphere Kanifushi. They’re all beautifully appointed, and they feature private outdoor garden areas with sun loungers. The villas are also equipped with coffee and DVD players, as well as iPod docks.
As well as providing guests with an all-inclusive experience, Atmosphere Kanifushi offers a wide variety of dining options. Its Just Veg restaurant is the first vegetarian restaurant in the Maldives, and is part of the Platinum Plus All-Inclusive plan. The Just Veg menu features both Arabic and Western cuisine, and offers a number of vegetarian and non-meat dishes.
COMO Cocoa Island
Located in the Maldives, COMO Cocoa Island, is a stylish over water resort. It has 33 luxury rooms and overwater villas. This resort is surrounded by the clear blue waters of the Indian Ocean.
It has a deluxe spa. It is a very relaxing resort that is perfect for couples and honeymooners. It also has a variety of land activities. The resort has a diving center, sailing cruises, and other exciting excursions.
The resort is located on a private island. The island is about the size of a football pitch. It is surrounded by soft white sand. There is a quiet reef for snorkeling. It is home to young black-tipped reef sharks.
Cocoa Island has five types of water bungalows. There are Loft Villas, One Bedroom Villas, Dhoni Suites, and Overwater Suites. Each room has a terrace and private access to the sea.
The Cocoa Island restaurant serves a variety of international dishes. Each menu is changed daily. The hotel has a separate “healthy” menu as well.
The island takes care of the natural environment, working closely with local public organizations and charitable groups.
Located on a private island in the Lhaviyani Atoll, Hurawalhi is one of the most luxurious resorts in the Maldives. Its pristine white sandy beaches are surrounded by azure waters, making it an ideal location for sunbathing and swimming.
The island is also home to a large number of marine life. It’s a great spot to get close to manta rays, reef sharks, and sea turtles. The island is a great destination for snorkeling and diving, as well as for windsurfing.
The island is located just 40 minutes from Male International Airport by seaplane. The resort is also very near to popular surf spots, such as Chickens Surf Point.
The Hurawalhi resort offers guests an all-inclusive package. This includes everything, from non-motorized water sports to meals at the on-site restaurants.
The restaurant offerings at Hurawalhi include buffet dining, a la carte, and underwater dining. The 5.8 Undersea Restaurant serves seven-course dinner menus. There’s also a gourmet dinner at Subsix. The Champagne Pavilion is another romantic place to dine. This venue offers a romantic setting and delicious canapes.
Palm Beach Resort & Spa
Located in Lhaviyani Atoll in Maldives, Palm Beach Resort & Spa is a luxury resort. It offers Italian hospitality in a tropical paradise. It is one of the top resorts in Maldives. It features contemporary interiors, modern facilities and unmatched natural beauty.
The resort has 118 villas, including presidential suites. It also has a swimming pool, a tennis court and a game corner with indoor games. Its spa is 8,500 square feet and provides full service. It is a great place to spend time with family and friends. It also has a 4,000-square-foot meeting space, butler service and valet attendants. It has two pools and multiple restaurants.
The most expensive accommodations are the 20 2-story beach villas. The rooms are large, spacious and include an ocean view. Some of the amenities include satellite TV, an open-air bathroom and a hairdryer. The bathrooms are equipped with free toiletries.
The rooms are furnished with a mini bar and a safety deposit box. The bathrooms feature a bathrobe, a shower and a bathtub. There are also hair dryers and ceiling fans.