20 Luxurious Beach Resorts In Maldives For The Best Views And Hospitality
The land of the honeymooners on the Indian Ocean, there are many beach resorts in Maldives that attract hoards of visitors every year. With too many to choose from, we have handpicked our top beach resorts that excel in luxury, hospitality, fantastic views, infrastructure and so on.
Set in the middle of the largest lagoon in the Maldives, Taj Exotica with all its grandeur is truly a mesmerising resort fit for guests of all kinds, be it a couple, friends or even family. Get beautiful views of the lagoon from the water villas as you watch the sunset and be pampered by the impeccable service the resort offers. Go parasailing, scuba diving or even relax at the spa and why not some yoga by the beach?
Located on the largest island in Dhaalu Atoll, Kandima Maldives has the longest outdoor swimming pool in the Maldives, an abundance of water-sports, the largest beach club and tennis and basketball courts.
Velassaru Maldives is a luxurious beachfront and over-water stay with unlimited and undisturbed views of the ocean. Guests can indulge themselves in relaxing spa treatments in over-water pavilions, different water and adventure activities or just hop on a boat for exploring the traditional ways of fishing. Bungalows and villas at Velassaru feature wooden ceilings and floors, best for tropical atmosphere.
SAii Lagoon Maldives on the Emboodhoo Lagoon lets you explore the private island across the Marina Crossroads Footbridge. Overwater Beach Villa and Pool Villas along with King and Twin Beach Room, King and Twin Sky Room offer Wi-Fi, 48” LCD TV, private terrace, aroma bath with waterfall shower, private pool, air-conditioning, minibar and coffee-maker. Bean/Co, Mr Tomyam, Café del Mar and Miss Olive Oyl are for gastronomic retreat.
OBLU SELECT –Sangeli Island comes with Deluxe Beach and Overwater Pool Villas, Beach Pool Suites and Honeymoon Select Ocean Villas. This 5-star all-inclusive resort offers buffets, theme nights and cooking sessions at The Courtyard, grilled meat and seafood at Just Grill, gourmet vegetarian at Simply Veg, snacks at The Sangs and unlimited beverages at The Rock. Besides Elena Spa and gymnasium, enjoy sunset-fishing, DJ-nights, snorkeling, diving and other Watersports.
The 5-star Dusit Thani Maldives, Mudhdhoo Island boasts of turquoise lagoon and 360-degree reef on Baa Atoll full of marine life. Beach Villa, Ocean Villa, Water Villa, Ocean Pavilion and Beach Residences offer free Wi-Fi, infinity and outdoor pools, bicycle, hot/cold Jacuzzi, shop, kids’ club, fitness center, reading areas and sunset cruises. Enjoy floating breakfast, borderless dining or visit Benjarong, Sea Grill, Sand Bar, Sala Bar and The Market.
Enjoy diving at over 40 sites with a multilingual instructor of Ocean Pro Mirihi while staying at the 5-star Mirihi Island Resort. Nestled by Indian Ocean in South Ari Atoll, there are 2-bedroom Beach Suites, Water Suites, Beach Villas and Water Villas. Enjoy 300+wines and local seafood at Dhonveli, T-Bone Steak and Lobster at Muraka on decked terrace, wine-tasting at Ruhgandu and live music with chocolate tasting at Anba.
Milaidhoo Island Maldives on Baa Atoll UNESCO Biosphere Reserve is a 5-star resort with abundant tropical greenery, soft white beach and coral reef. There are Ocean Residence, Beach Residence, Beach Pool Villa and Water Pool Villa. Over-water yoga pavilion and treatment suites offer herbal African spa from Coola, Elemis and TheraNaka. Enjoy food and drinks at Ba’theli lounge, Shoreline Grill and wine room, Ocean Restaurant and Compass Pool Bar.
A tiny island located between two channels connecting the atoll's inner lagoon to the outer sea, is only a 35 minutes scenic seaplane ride away. Fushifaru Kandu is a national Marine Protected Area. There are three major dive spots from the resorts, only few metres away, including the famous Fushifaru Thila. Blending Maldivian architecture with latest, modern decor and elements,Fushifaru Maldives' beach and water villas are of utmost comfort and luxury.
Offering 5-star accommodation along with a sauna and kid's playground, The Westin Maldives Miriandhoo Resort is one of the top places you should stay. With stunning beachfront and awesome views of the ocean, you can relish delicious delicacies in an in-house restaurant. The resort also features an outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre, evening entertainment and opportunities for many water and adventurous activities.
Located amidst a lush tropical habitat, within the crystal clear waters of the UNESCO Biosphere Reservein Baa Atoll. A paradise brilliantly designed to relax and calm down their guests, comes with around 125 beach and over-water villas and suites reflecting the rustic charm and island vibes of Maldivian culture. Guests can enjoy various delicacies at their restaurant and creative cocktails.
The six senses resort is located in Laamu and is the only resort in the south of Maldives. The resort offers stunning private villas with open bathrooms with rain showers and sun loungers. It is also famous for its spa and ayurvedic treatments. They also offer yoga classes and beauty services for a better experience and comfortable stay.
Surrounded by a massive house-reef and with 7 dining options here, this private-island-resort is one of the most beautiful resorts in the Maldives. The resort has many exciting water-sports activities to amp up your stay experience here. A fully-equipped spa adds to the luxury the guests will receive here at Dhigali. The resort is accessed by seaplane.
With world-class amenities and located on a private Island, W Maldives is a super luxurious resort that has a sleek edge to its design. A special element here is that you can opt for a yacht cruise! The quirkily named restaurants at the resort is another highlight. Kitchen, an international restaurant, Sip is a cocktail bar, Fire is a barbeque restaurant and Fish, a seafood one. AWAY is a spa here that is perfect if you wish to have a moment of relaxation.
The 67 deluxe bungalows of Anantara Veli Resort is one of the few adults-only resorts in the Maldives. The beautiful vistas guests can get from these villas are incomparable. The spa at the resort offers fantastic ayurvedic treatments. Here you can engage in exciting water sports, go a yacht cruise or go dolphin-spotting and this is just a few of what the resort offers!
An adults-only accommodation in the Maldives, Komandoo is an award-winning resort with the best of leisure activities for its guests. With a fantastic bar and restaurant and a modern spa, the resort is the ideal place for a romantic getaway or a trip with friends. Why not get some adventure too with the various watersports facilities like snorkelling and windsurfing too!
Sleek and elegant, the beautiful villas at Faarufushi are a class apart. The resort is located in Raa Atoll and offers the best views of the coastline. Many activities and excusions are conducted by the resort and there is also a marine centre present here so your stay here can be more than what you make of it!
Located on Muravandhoo island on the Raa Atoll in the northern Maldives, JOALI features 73 private beach and water villas and residences. Each villa is inspired by individual stories and designed to evoke this sensibility throughout.