There are so many all-inclusive resorts in the Maldives that it is often rather difficult to make a choice.
Enjoy the beautiful turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, white sands, and luxury services on beachfront resorts in the Maldives. If you prefer the all-inclusive package for your holiday, this article is right for you.
These most popular resorts will do well with families and honeymoon couples as well as with individuals who seek a stress-free and convenient way of relaxation.
Remember that the cost of transfer from the airport is, in most cases, not included in the All-Inclusive package so it may increase the value of your booking.
Price range: $800-1300/night/villa
Lily Beach Resort and Spa is located on Huvahendloo Island, South Ari Atoll, a 25-minute flight by seaplane to the Airport.
It is one of the most unique all-inclusive resorts on my list. The plan provides 5 food-and-beverage options including breakfast, lunch, and dinner as well as the unlimited choice of soft and alcoholic beverages. You will have a chance to taste about 80 types of wine from around the world.
The resort seems to keep the most reasonable price-quality balance. You are also offered three excursions per person to be chosen from 4 available ones. A fitness center and tennis courts, 2 outdoor pools, and snorkeling equipment are at the visitor’s disposal.
One of the most popular villas – Beach Villa – is 90m² with a private terrace and direct access to the lagoon. The outdoor bathroom comes with a SPA bathtub and shower. The good news is that, apart from all possible common facilities, it has a fireplace to enjoy.
The resort provides breakfast, lunch, and dinner at Lily Maa Restaurant and one free A La Carte dining at Tamarind per stay. The optional lunch at Aqua Fine Dining is also available as well as unlimited soft and alcoholic beverages from any outlet of the resort.
Price range: $760-1320/night/villa
Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa Deluxe is located on Fasmendhoo Island, a 40-minute flight by seaplane to the Airport.
This all-inclusive resort provides continental, Italian, full English or Irish, vegetarian, Halal, Asian, and American breakfasts. Buffet meals are served daily.
The all-inclusive options also comprise:
— free minibar;
— a variety of wine and beverage options at the bars;
— excursions (1 per 7-night stay);
— 20-minute guided group snorkeling twice a week.
The location is great with its white-sand beach, transparent ocean water, and rich tropical nature. There is a playground, tennis court, and a fitness center. The resort seems to keep the most reasonable price-quality balance.
One of the most convenient accommodation options is Beach Villa with Pool. The double room size is 187m². It has sitting and dining areas, a hot tub, a patio, a terrace, and a balcony to enjoy the beautiful garden and sea views. There is a private pool outside.
The place is a favorite among families and honeymoon couples.
Price range: $840-1350/night/villa
OZEN Life Maadhoo Resort is located in South Male Atoll and the speed boat transfer takes 45 minutes to the Airport.
This all-inclusive resort provides continental, Italian, full English or Irish, Halal, gluten-free, Asian, and American breakfasts with buffet service. The all-inclusive plan also contains:
— premium liquors;
— complimentary minibar replenished twice per day;
— snorkeling excursions twice daily;
— SPA therapy for a minimum of 4-night stay;
— snorkeling and non-motorized water sports;
— underwater dining experiences for some villa options.
The resort has a barbeque, playground, 6 restaurants, on-site fishing options, and a fitness center. There are also water sports facilities and free use of bicycles. Snorkeling and windsurfing are available. The place is the true value for the price.
One of the most perfect accommodation options is Beach Villa with Pool. The triple room size is 185m². It provides beautiful sea views and has an outdoor pool.
The place is popular with families.
Price range: $990-1750/night/villa
Constance Moofushi Maldives Resort is located in South Ari Atoll. It takes 35 minutes by seaplane to get to the Airport and this is the only means of transport for such transfer.
This all-inclusive resort provides continental, Italian, full English or Irish, vegetarian, Asian, and American breakfasts with buffet service.
Constance Moofushi Maldives Resort offers different types of villas for accommodation. You can have great views of the Indian Ocean from their private sun decks, enjoy the designer furniture, and swim in outdoor pools. You can opt for beach and water villas here as well as a senior water villa.
Let me represent Water Villa as one of the best choices for couples and families. The size is 66m². The villa is located over the lagoon and it has air-conditioning, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a Mac mini with DVD and iPod connections, a minibar and safe, a terrace and sitting area with outdoor furniture, an en-suite bathroom, and an outdoor pool with a beautiful view.
Family rest is very popular at the resort and this villa is perfect for it.
Price range: $630-850/night/villa
Atmosphere Kanifushi Resort is located in Lhaviyani Atoll. It’s a 35-minute ride by seaplane to the Airport.
The all-inclusive resort provides continental, Halal, gluten-free, Asian breakfasts with buffet service. There is a special all-inclusive plan providing certain benefits for each type of villas. You can opt for 1 excursion per stay out of 5. There are also snorkeling trips, sunset cruises once during the stay, and in some types of villas, in-villa set-menu breakfast on all days of stay is available.
There are 5 dining options and pool bars on the territory including Just Veg, the first vegetarian restaurant in the Maldives. The all-inclusive meals are served at Spice One. Platinum Plus plan means that you will be able to enjoy a great selection of wines and spirits.
You can take part in a variety of activities – excursions, sunset fishing, snorkeling, and non-motorized water sports. The resort also has a fully-equipped gym, a flood-lit tennis court, two swimming pools, and a private beach area.
Sunset Beach Villa with Pool is an interesting and comfortable option. Its size is 192m². It features a private outdoor pool, much space, air-conditioning, a flat-screen TV, and an en-suite bathroom with a bathtub and shower.
The place is great for those who love complete relaxation and luxury.
Price range: $730-1290/night/villa
Centara Grand Island Resort is located in South Ari Atoll, 25 minutes from the airport by air.
This all-inclusive resort provides continental, Italian, Thai, Asian, and American breakfasts with buffet service. All the dishes can be enjoyed in the open air (al fresco). The Ultimate All-Inclusive plan also involves:
— selected beverages and champaign breakfasts
— complimentary minibar replenished once per day;
— Spa Cenvaree with credits;
— the choice of excursions including a snorkeling tour, sunset cruise, and sunset fishing once per stay;
— undersea discovery and water sports;
— windsurfing lessons and equipment;
The resort has great beachfront, overwater accommodation, an on-site spa, and a yoga center. There is also a swimming pool, kids’ club, a tennis court, and all kinds of water activities to be enjoyed. The resort is a true value for the price.
One of the best options is the Sunset Ocean Pool Villa – King. Its size is 114m². It has a private bathroom, a private pool, a balcony, and a great sea view.
Price range: $730-1290/night/villa
OBLU Select at Sangeli Resort is located in North Male Atoll. Speedboat transfer takes 40 minutes to the Airport.
This all-inclusive resort provides continental, Italian, full English or Irish, vegetarian, vegan, halal, gluten-free, and Asian breakfasts with buffet service. All the dishes can be enjoyed in the open air (al fresco) at the Courtyard. All-Inclusive plan includes two fine-dining options – a restaurant and a cocktail bar. Moreover, guests can enjoy a fully equipped overwater gym, garden spa and wellness
complex, and a fitness center. Canoeing is also a favorite.
The Serenity Plan also includes:
— 45-minute complimentary spa therapy;
— one sunset fishing and one excursion per stay;
— a choice of non-motorized water sports;
Deluxe Beach Pool Villa is one of the most convenient options. Its size is 101m². It has a seating area, a private outside pool, an en-suite bathroom, free minibar replenishment once per day. One more complimentary excursion is provided per stay.
Price range: $755-1410/night/villa
Sun Siyam Iru Veli Resort is located in Dhaalu Atoll. It’s a 40-minute ride by seaplane to the Velana Airport.
This all-inclusive resort provides Sun Aqua Signature meal plan with a buffet breakfast and dine-around option. Apart from that, the All-Inclusive plan involves:
— a selection of pizza, salad, and light snacks at Fresh Water or buffet meal at the Main Restaurant;
— afternoon tea;
— dinner extensive buffet meals;
— unlimited alcoholic and soft beverages;
— detox and healthy, fresh, and fruit juices;
— a big selection of wines, champagnes, beer, branded spirits, and whiskeys;
— a signature selection of cocktails and mock-tails;
— complimentary minibar replenished once a day;
— scheduled excursions;
— a complimentary babysitting service – 2 hours per stay.
Sun Siyam Iru Veli Resort offers different types of suites – beach, ocean, and family. One of them is a Beach Suite with Pool. The room size is 93m². It has a perfect sea view, air-conditioning, an en-suite bathroom, a flat-screen TV, free Wi-Fi, a safe, a desk, a sitting area with outdoor furniture, and a tea/coffee maker.
The suite is great for the family to stay.
Price range: $450-800/night/villa
Cocoon Maldives Resort is located on Ookolhufinolhu Island in Lhaviyani Atoll. It is a 30-minute seaplane transfer from the Airport.
This all-inclusive resort provides continental, Italian, vegetarian, vegan, halal, gluten-free, American, and Asian breakfasts with buffet service.
The All-Inclusive Plan also adds the following benefits to the stay:
— afternoon tea/coffee;
— 10% discount on spa treatments;
— a wide choice of beverages served between 10:00 a.m. and midnight.
There are 3 restaurant options on the site to choose from.
The resort features a unique Lago Community Area designed for special events and cultural presentations. There is Lago Talking Furniture meant for interaction between guests and the resort. It works with the help of a wired chip built in the furniture and activated via the visitor’s smartphone. Here, you can get information about themed events or share reviews.
There are other facilities to spend time and relax, such as an outdoor pool, water sports options, and a private beach area. You can use free Wi-Fi, fishing facilities, and a games room.
Let’s regard one of the most popular types – Beach Suite Pool. The room size is 70m². The plunge pool is located right in front of the room, next to the beach. The beautiful sea and pool view, a balcony, and a dining area add much charm to the place.
Price range: $1050-1650/night/villa
JA Manafaru Maldives Resort is located on the private island of Dhidhdhoo in Haa Alif Atoll in the northern part of the Maldives. You get to the nearest airport in 1 hour 20 minutes by the airport shuttle or in 70 minutes via seaplane.
This all-inclusive resort provides continental, Italian, full English or Irish, vegetarian, vegan, halal, gluten-free, American, and Asian breakfasts with buffet service. There are some other dining options consisting of international dishes and Maldivian cuisine in 6 restaurants on the site.
The All-Inclusive Plan also contains:
— 1 hour per villa a day of non-motorized water sport;
— free rental of snorkeling equipment;
— access to Kids’ Club, recreation center, and fitness center.
The resort has a PADI diving center, 3 additional pools, and spa treatment center, flood-lit tennis courts, a billiards table, games and marine research center, and a photography studio.
Let’s introduce one of the most popular options – Sunset Water Villa with Infinity Pool. Villa size is 135m². It is decorated with traditional artwork and has an over-water hammock, a spa bathtub, a balcony, and a private pool.