Stunning Maldives Resorts to Visit

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A Maldives vacation is on everyone’s romantic destinations bucket lists. How couldn’t it be? The Maldives is the emerald and flawless diamond of Asia. It’s filled with lush, white-sand islands and is surrounded by a breath-taking, crystal clear ocean. It is one of the world’s most unique geographic areas.

The Island has been a hot spot for many celebrities, including Fashion royalties such as Giovanna Battaglia Engelbert and Louis Vuitton menswear designer Kim Jones, are just some famous faces that visit the islands on a regular basis to experience its elegant beauty and have the utmost relaxing vacation under the sun. It should be noted, that a Maldives getaway isn’t just about a relaxing vacation by the beach, but is also the ideal location for lovers, wedding destinations, and honeymoons. Through endless amounts of adventure, luxury spas, and 5-star hotels, you and your loved ones will create unforgettable memories that you can cherish forever, and to help you do so, we created a list of the most stunning and best Maldives resorts to visit.

Here is a list of the best resorts the Maldives has to offer:

SONEVA JANI

The Stunning Soneva Jani is a luxury resort that is based on a private lagoon and is surrounded by crystal clear, blue waters and is accessible by seaplane from Velana International Airport or via speedboat from Kunfunadhoo Island.


Its villas are widely known for their rustic-chic style combined with luxury and glamorous interiors. The villas have private pools, outstanding butler service, a modern living room, and espresso machines in each room, so you can enjoy your morning espresso while looking at the dreamy view, overlooking the ocean. Some villas also add waterslides into the lagoon.

There are countless fun activities for you to enjoy during your stay at the fabulous resort. From water sports, weekly cocktail parties, and guided snorkel trips, not a day on this beautiful hotspot will go unnoticed in your memory books.

Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa

You will find the stunning Four Seasons Resorts on a private coral island, overlooking the Indian Ocean and is surrounded by palm trees.


Their luxurious suites are decorated and influenced by the tropical touches of nature. Whether you choose a modern villa or a refined bungalow, each accommodation has its unique touch that will transport you to a relaxed and stress-free vacation. The bungalows include an outdoor shower, in a way to feel one with nature and terraces, some are set on stilts over the sea and others on the beach. Upgraded accommodations have plunge or infinity pools and each suite has an outstanding room service that is available 24/7.

Breakfast is complimentary, and other amenities include 2 bars and 4 upscale restaurants, plus a spa, a gym, and an outdoor pool with a swim-up bar. Their wont is a boring day as there is a variety of exciting and relaxing activities such as yoga and windsurfing is also offered.

One&Only Reethi Rah

The One & Only Reethi Rah resort is on a secluded island in the Laccadive Sea, a 75-minute boat ride from the capital, Malé.

It oozes tranquility and luxury and the villas feature outdoor showers and terraces with direct beach access. Every villa is fully accommodated with the state of the art technology and has everything that you need to have the holiday that you always imagined. The resort also offers hammocks, tea, and coffeemakers. Upgraded villas add private pools, shaded day beds, and soaking tubs.

Around the resort, there are 4 restaurants, 3 bars, and 3 outdoor pools. Other amenities include 6 km of beaches, and a spa with hot tubs, saunas, steam rooms, and pavilion treatment rooms set in lush gardens. Activities such as scuba diving and snorkeling are available, and there are kids’ and teens’ clubs.

Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas

The outstanding Anatara Kihavah Resort is 6 km from Kendhoo Island. It is accessible by seaplane from Malé, the capital of Maldives.

The luxurious villas overlook the crystal clear waters and each villa faces the beach. Every villa includes private pools, hot tubs, and breath-taking sea views. Upgraded villas add private butler’s kitchens and private beaches.

The resort is filled with unique and exciting activities for you to enjoy with your loved ones, such as an underwater restaurant featuring international cuisine, an Italian restaurant, and a pool bar with a modern vibe. There’s an outdoor pool, a spa, and a diving center. Watersports, tennis and private beaches are also available.

The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort

This luxurious, St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort, is a private island resort is in the heart of the Laccadive Sea and is accessible only by seaplane from Velana International Airport.
The breath-taking resort’s Villas offer terraces that overlook the sea and lush gardens filled with the island’s most prominent and widely known flowers. Elegant overwater villas and suites provide living rooms, direct sea access, outdoor pools, and outdoor showers. Their lavish 3-bedroom beachside estates include kitchens, and 1 has a private gym. Wi-Fi and butler service are available.

There are 6 restaurants and bars, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center, along with a kids’ club, a water sports center, and a posh spa.

Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi

Overlooking a white-sand beach, the luxurious Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi resort offers you and your loved ones an experience of a lifetime.
Their elegant thatched-roof villas are placed over water and include floor-to-ceiling windows, living/dining areas, and terraces with infinity pools. A private island is available by request. Although room service is offered, you and your partners have a variety of restaurants, which include treetops and bras that you could choose from.

You could choose to have a fine dinner at a 5-star luxury restaurant with a beachfront and seaside. There’s also a spa, a gym, and an outdoor pool, plus a kids’ club and event space. Water sports can be arranged.

PARK HYATT MALDIVES HADAHAA


The Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa Villa Resort on a private Maldives island has a chic, wood-walled villas which have sitting areas, and decks with open-air bathtubs.

The Park Hyatt is well known for its outstanding customer service and accommodations. All suites feature, iPads, free Wi-Fi, and upgraded villas including plunge pools or are perched above the water. Room service is available 24/7.

There are tons of stress-free and fun activities for you to enjoy, restaurants, and 2 bars, including 1 under an elegant, boat-shaped canopy, walks by the private beaches, or enjoy a day at the fitness center, along with a day spa. Diving trips, snorkeling, and yoga, along with cooking classes are available.

FOUR SEASONS RESORT MALDIVES AT LANDAA GIRAAVARU

Set on an island in the Baa Atoll, the Four Seasons Resort at Landaa Giraavaru is the go-to place to stay when visiting the Maldives. Its chic bungalows and villas will create the comfort and the home-away-from-home feeling that n accommodation should make you feel.  The villas/bungalows are built on land have gardens, pools, sundecks, and direct beach access, as well as living areas. Overwater villas offer outdoor showers and decks with steps that lead to the sea. An upgraded villa has a private beach.

Complimentary amenities include a kids’ club, access to a turtle rehabilitation center, and sports such as snorkeling and kayaking. There are 4 bars and 4 restaurants featuring Italian, Arabian, and Asian cuisines, plus 4 outdoor pools and a spa.

 The Gili Lankanfushi Maldives

Nestled in tropical gardens,  The Gili Lankanfushi Maldives Resort is on a tranquil, private island in the Laccadive Sea.
The suites are luxurious and chic, featuring fully established rooms with wood floors, elegant overwater villas which are reached by boardwalks from the island. All rooms have open-air living rooms and a rooftop terrace, where you and your partner can spend a romantic evening looking at the stars. Upgraded villas add dining areas, private motorboats, and mini wine cellars. The rooms also include personal butlers, spa areas, and cinemas.

Upscale, beachfront dining options include Japanese cuisine and local seafood. There’s a chic pool, a cinema and a spa, as well as an overwater bar and a wine/chocolate cellar.

Fairmont Maldives

The stunning Fairmont Maldives Sirru Fen Fushi overlooks the Arabian Sea, this lavish all-villa resort lies at the northern tip of an island in the Maldives.  

The villas will transport you through their traditional and euphoric touches, to a magical place. The suites feature contemporary furnishings and nautical accents, the luxe villas include indoor and outdoor bathrooms, private pools, and sitting areas.

Breakfast is served in an open-air market, right Infront of the sea. After your fabulous and rich breakfast, you can go for a walk by the ocean and take in the sea breeze. There are multiple chic restaurants, plus a 200-meter-long pool. The resort is the ideal honeymoon or wedding ceremony destination.

Angsana Velavaru

This Angsana Velavaru Resort on a lush island surrounded by the Velavaru Reef is the perfect destination for you to have your big day or to visit for your honeymoon.
The vibrant beachfront villas are fully equipt for you and your partner to enjoy. Upgraded villas add hot tubs, private pools, and/or sitting areas or living rooms. The overwater villas offer infinity pools, rooftop patios, and glass-enclosed bathrooms, plus direct reef access. Room service is available.

The resort offers three upscale restaurants, one overwater restaurant, plus private beachfront dining, and two bars. There’s also a spa and water sports such as diving and snorkeling.

Taj Exotica Resort and Spa

Taj Exotica Resort and Spa is based on a private island in the Laccadive Sea, this posh beach resort has luxurious villas, which have private decks, beach access, and breath-taking sea views.

The villas are perfect for a wedding destination, where you and your loved ones will share the resort and stay at the stunning and glamorous villas. Upgraded villas add private pools and tropical outdoor showers. The resort is well known for its extraordinary customer service.

Breakfast is complimentary from the resort. There is a variety of restaurants to choose from,  whether its a Japanese restaurant or a beachside eatery. Plus there is a chic cocktail bar and a poolside bar. Other amenities include an infinity pool, and a spa with hot tubs, steam rooms, and saunas.

COMO MAALIFUSHI

Overlooking sweeping views of the Indian Ocean, COMO Maalifushi is a luxurious property placed on Maalifushi Island.

All the villas feature a dining table, iPod docking station, DVD player, and everything that you need to have a relaxing and comfortable environment.  The suites have marble bathrooms that come with a large bathtub and rain-shower facilities. Most villas include a spacious private pool.

There are dozens of different activities for you to do at the resort.  The COMO Shambhala Retreat combines Asian-based therapies, nutrition, exercise, and yoga with a results-driven agenda managed by experts in holistic health.

The restaurant in the resort is highly known for its unique and delicious menu. The Madi Restaurant will serve all-day Maldivian and international cuisines. Guests can also enjoy traditional Japanese dishes at Tai Restaurant or unwind with a cocktail at Thila Bar.  

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to enjoy a lovely and unique stay at this marvelous resort. Make an inquiry now.

SIX SENSES LAAMU

Are you looking to stay at a resort that combines beauty, relaxation, comfort, and luxury? Well, we found the ideal place made for you! The Six Senses at Laamu is the perfect resort for you to stay at with your loved ones whilst exploring the Maldives or celebrating your big day. From a variety of On-land and over-water villas to choose from, a fantastic view of dolphins playing in the warm sapphire seas, and restaurants serving delicious East-West cuisine create an exceptional, natural nirvana at Six Senses Maldives Resort.

The Award-winning marine conservation initiative is based right at the Six Senses Laamu in collaboration with The Manta Trust, Blue Marine Foundation, and Olive Ridley Project, all of which work together to reach research, guest education, and community outreach goals.

All the activities and lush accommodations are what make a Six Senses stay so unique and special. From beautiful moments that immerse you in the area’s local life and culture to unexpected delights or feeling your best after a wellness experience.

Velaa Private Island

Velaa Private Island is determined to create the ultimate island escape for all its visitors. It is born from a passion for the Maldives and is a place of pure seclusion, tropical heaven, and harmony in an ocean of tranquillity.

The suites are created down to every detail to make you feel perfectly at home and come with a personal butler who works to ensure that every moment runs smoothly for you and your loved ones.

You will be greeted, upon arrival, with a butler who will escort you to a luxury private lounge with refreshments and a place to rest before you make your way to the resort of your suite.

The Velaa Private Island has excellent customer service and is the perfect location for you to enjoy the Maldives like royalty.

CHEVAL BLANC RANDHELI

The brilliant and glamorous Cheval Blanc Randheli is surrounded by white-sand beaches and coral reefs, that ooze romance, and relaxation.


The villas feature thatched roofs and contemporary artwork with lux and ultrachic bedrooms that provide living areas, dressing rooms, and luxurious bathrooms. All villas have private garden terraces and outdoor infinity pools, where some are set on stilts over the water. A lavish 4-bedroom villa on a private island comes with a bar, a grand piano, and dedicated staff. In-villa dining is available.

For your delicious meals, you have a variety of excellent and trendy restaurants to choose from and for your evening drinks, there are outstanding bars all around the area. For more fun activities with your loved ones, you can enjoy some fun games at the tennis courts, a gym, a kids’ club, and a waterfront spa. Water sports and local tours are offered.

Soneva Fushi is based on a coral atoll and is surrounded by beautiful jungle. This glamorous resort faces the Indian Ocean

 SONEVA FUSHI

Sophisticated bedrooms and thatched villas include everything you need to have a relaxing and unique holiday and a stunning terrace to enjoy watching the stars at night with your loved ones. There’s in-room dining and butler service to make your stay even more amazing.

For a fun day, experience the outstanding observatory, an outdoor cinema, beach dining, boat trips, and snorkeling, plus a spa, an outdoor pool, and upscale dining options.

A bland day won’t go by when choosing to stay at Soneva Fushi.

Stunning Maldives Resorts to Visit
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Maldieves is an outstanding destination for upcoming wedding ceremonies, honeymoons, or a simple vacation for you and your partner to enjoy together. There are a variety of 5-star resorts for you to enjoy your stay at, and as seen above you are spoilt for choice when it comes to choosing the best.

With a series of fun activities to enjoy with your loved ones or a romantic trip with strolls by the beach and lovely dinners under the stars. Don’t waste any more time, go and book your trip and visit the Maldives right now!

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