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The Best Family Resorts in Maldives

The Best Family Resorts in Maldives

The Maldives is not only a paradise for honeymooners but also a great place to enjoy the amazing beauties of the Indian Ocean for families.

Most resorts have the necessary infrastructure (like kid’s club, kid’s pool etc.) for organizing leisure activities for children of any age.

But there are resorts that not only focus on families but also offer special offers for them like free accommodation, meals and even a transfer for younger guests.

In this guide, we will consider resorts with the best conditions for families with children.


Angsana Ihuru

Angsana Ihuru on a map

Special offer for children

Travel: 30 Apr 2020 – 31 Jan 2021
One child (4 – 11.99 years old) sharing existing bedding, with parents in the same villa can stay & eat free on same meal plan as adults booked.

Come to a true island paradise. Experience the gorgeous turquoise waters in Angsana Ihuru, the white beaches, and the rich green tropical vegetation. Go diving on a shipwreck, enjoy snorkeling on the house reef, or relax on the beach at this Ihuru Island resort.

Introduce your eight or nine-year-old to a shallow lagoon. Watch them learn about diving through a fun bubble-making lesson. Safe child-friendly scuba gear assures you of your children’s safety. The certified instructors are patient and attentive to ensure your child will have an awesome first diving experience.

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Amaya Resort Kuda Rah

Amaya Resort on a map

Special offer for children

Travel: all year around
Children 16 year old and below will stay and eat free when sharing will with paying adults up to the maximum capacity or each villa category.

Enter an island sanctuary where the ocean beckons you to come live & love at one of the finest Maldives luxury resorts. Dive into an underwater world at the nearby Kuda Rah Thila, come experience a genuine heartfelt welcome at Amaya Kuda Rah, Maldives.

Nemo Kid’s Club. When the adults are away, the kids shall play! Resort Maldives kids club features a range of indoor and outdoor activities, from coconut painting to a beach treasure hunt, creative crafts and games to ensure our little guests enjoy their time while you indulge in luxury comforts. Age Group: 4 – 12 y.o. Opening Time: 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 pm. Activities: Coconut painting, cake decorating, island exploration, arts & crafts, puzzles, beach treasure hunt.

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Kandima Maldives

Kandima on a map

Special offer for children

Travel: all year around
Complimentary accommodation on BB Basis for maximum 2 children below 12 years of age. Complimentary meals (as per the meal plan booked) for children below 06 years of age

Based on the values of the umbrella brand Pulse Hotels & Resorts – smart, playful, rooted, responsible, human – Kandima Maldives is a place with soul, deeply rooted and respectful of guests, colleagues, community, culture and surroundings. Here, it is all about genuine hospitality with a human touch and smart solutions that make use of the latest innovations – not to mention a playful spirit!

Kandiland. The little VIPs are just as important as our adult ones. Kandiland, Kandima Kids Club is run by a dedicated, multilingual team of fully certified child carers, and offers a daily programme jam-packed with fun and informative activities. Open: Daily, 8.00-20.00. Kids club age group is 4 to 12 years old

Babysitting service start from age 6 months to 3 years unless the child is potty trained. Note also babysitting during the day are done only at the kids club. Kandiland’s krew can do babysitting at Kandiland from 9 am to 8 pm. Guest don’t need to book they can come and fill their registration form any time and the service will take place.

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Lily Beach Resort

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Special offer for children

Travel: 20 May 2020 – 30 Sep 2020
No extra supplement apply for up to 2 children staying in extra bed while sharing adults villa. Children Age is 6 – 11.99 years old.

Happy children equals happy parents, and to get the most of your exciting Maldives family beach holiday, Lily Beach Resort & Spa offers plenty of possibilities that will allow your little ones to romp around the island.

From hermit crab races, crafts, watersport activities to treasure hunts, your little ones will be in good hands at the Turtle Kids’ Club. The natural playground at Lily Beach Resort & Spa and the well-equipped indoor area, where we will seek shade when the temperatures peak, will keep the children entertained while you take some time to yourself.

With friendly and well-trained staff, the Turtle Kids’ Club offers a wide array of indoor and outdoor activities, allowing your kids to have fun while you join a diving trip or go for a well-deserved spa treatment.

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OZEN by Atmosphere

OZEN by Atmosphere on a map

Special offer for children

Travel: 1 Nov – 23 Dec 2019 and 1 May – 31 Oct 2020
Accommodation and return speedboat transfer are free of charge for children 0 – 15 y.o. Indulgence plan supplement is 120 USD per child per night

Maadhoo Island is situated in South Malé Atoll – just a short 45-minute luxury speedboat ride away from Malé International Airport. The perfectly North-South Island of Maadhoo with guest villas facing due east and west offer stunning Sunrises and even more amazing Sunset views. The large pristine lagoon overlooking the horizon, with exotic marine life all around offers the discerning traveler a true Maldives island experience!

OZEN Kids Club. Children & Young Adults can enjoy a variety of daily organized activities, games & island fun.

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Anantara Kihavah

Anantara Kihavah on a map

Special offer for children

Travel: 1 Nov – 8 Jan 2021

Children under 12 years are welcome on a complimentary basis for 3 meals/day from children’s menu and / or Daily Dinner at Plates with Live Stations and Buffet, However, if dining from a la carte or buffet, 50% off adult pricing applies.

Thiththi Boli Kids’ Club offers excitement and action for kids aged 4-12 years old. Qualified supervisors provide endless fun through exploration and crafts. Creativity is stoked through different themes.

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Dusit Thani

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Special offer for children

Travel: 1 Nov 2019 – 8 Jan 2021
Children below 12 years of age, stay and dine free (Max. 2 children)

What better way for families to unwind than spending some time out on the beach surrounded by picturesque tropical nature with a wide range of experiences on offer for guest of alll ages.

Baan Sanook Kid’s Club: T-shirt painting, Nature walks, Pizza making, Treasure hunt, Face painting, Funny mask making, Coconut or shell painting, Origami art, Hide and Seek, Cookies and cupcake decorating, Board games, Building sand castles, Play station games on LED TV, Movies and cartoons, Foosball table, Age Group: 3 to 12 years, Hours: 10:00 to 18:00 hours.

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Ja Manafaru 13

JA Manafaru

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Special offer for children

Travel: 1 Nov 2019 – 8 Jan 2021
Children below 12 years of age, stay and dine free (Max. 2 children)

Romantic Dreams in a Tropical Island Paradise. Experience an idyllic island escape in the secluded sanctuary of JA Manafaru, Maldives. In the crystal-clear waters of the Indian Ocean lies a tropical Maldives hotel and resort, blending the serenity of the Maldives with seven world-class restaurants, extensive leisure activities, ​and exotic spa and wellness facilities.

Playful hideaways for the younger ones and trendy relaxation for teens – Coolzone & Chillzone are available and manned by a team of dedicated JA team members, with extensive experience in childcare. Available facilities: Children’s pool, CoolZone kids’ club, ChillZone teens’ club (8 years to 16 years).

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Six Senses Laamu

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Special offer for children

Travel: 1 Nov 2019 – 8 Jan 2021
Children below 12 years of age, stay free (Max. 2 children). Meal is for extra charge. Children 0-5 y.o eat and stay for free.

They say you can dust sand of toes but not souls, and we hope every family leaves with memories of limitless sunshine, warm seas, crazy looking sea critters and precious time wrestled from the everyday routine to spend together. From the children’s club The Den to in-villa babysitting, toys, baby chairs and hammocks, even little ones have big adventures.

Family activities include Cinema Under the Stars, team and table games, treasure hunts, cycling and non-motorized water activities. Take a dolphin cruise, island hop with a picnic and do morning yoga or a dance class.

The Den is a professionally-managed complimentary club for younger guests from 3 to 11 years with indoor and outdoor games, movies, junior baking plus arts and crafts.

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Dhigali Maldives

Dhigali Maldives on a map

Special offer for children

Travel: 18 Apr 2020 – 31 Oct 2020
– Applicable for all rooms except Beach Bungalow & Lagoon Villa with Pool
– Complimentary accommodation up to 2 children age 2-11.99 yrs when sharing with at least 2 paying adults on meal plan booked by the accompanying adults

Travel: 1 Nov 2019 – 27 Dec 2019, 7 Jan 2020 – 17 Apr 2020
Complimentary accommodation up to 2 children age 2-11.99 yrs when sharing with at least 2 paying adults on meal plan booked by the accompanying adults

A slender coral cay in the Raa Atoll, Dhigali Island is pure Maldivian bliss. Ringed by coral + kissed by the sun, this is a luxury hideaway with a difference. Castaway villas + overwater bungalows dot the island’s crystal blue perimeter.

Kid’s Club. Indoor + outdoor fun is free at Dhigali’s Children’s Club.

Guests aged 4 to 12 years are invited into exciting activities + endless discoveries that let them learn + have fun at the same time.

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Kihaa Maldives

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Special offer for children

Travel: now – 31 Oct 2020
– Complimentary accommodation up to 2 children age 2-11.99 yrs when sharing with at least 2 paying adults on meal plan booked by the accompanying adults

Kihaa Maldives has introduced Exclusive Islanders, the resort’s own brand of personal butler service.

Visitors staying at Kihaa Maldives will have their own personal villa host to ensure that they have an exceptional stay at the resort.

Exclusive Islanders assist guests in a role similar to traditional butlers. They will show the guests around the island and assist in curating the best experience holiday to make it a memorable one.

The focus of Exclusive Islanders is to provide a high level of service, ensure all arrangements spanning from spa treatments, excursions and all private dinners are looked after, not to forget; keeping a point of contact with the guests on every occasion and attend to every desire.

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Kudafushi Maldives

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Special offer for children

Travel: 1 May 2020 – 31 Oct 2020
– Complimentary accommodation up to 2 children age 2-11.99 yrs when sharing with at least 2 paying adults on meal plan booked by the accompanying adults

Kids Club “Little Bubbles Club” opened daily from 9:00am till 6:00pm, offers a happy, comfortable and safe environment for children to enjoy through crafts and games with resort child care professionals. Every day at Little Bubbles Club, children gets to enjoy theme-based activities from our weekly calendar, including educational, entertaining and cultural indoor and outdoor games. Babysitting service can also be arranged at required location with at least 24 hours’ notice.

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Coco Palm Bodu Hithi 2

Coco Bodu Hithi

Coco Bodu Hithi on a map

Special offer for children

Travel: 1 Nov 2019 – 26 Dec 2019, 7 Jan 2020 – 31 Oct 2020
Complimentary accommodation and meal up to 2 children age 2-11.99 yrs when sharing with at least 2 paying adults on meal plan booked by the accompanying adultsю

The Coco Bodu Hithi Resort reflects the Island’s character in its every dimension. Our Maldives resort is your chic retreat. Reconnect with yourself, your loved ones and the wonder of the natural world. Remind yourself what time out and travel should feel like. Breathe the clean, sea air. Meet the Hawksbill turtles. Witness the peaceful majesty of the native Nurse sharks. Explore the exotic colours of the reef’s inhabitants.

Swim with Manta rays. Take a sunset cruise across calm waters. Sink your toes into the white sand and ease yourself into island life and its relaxing, dreamy pace. All of this is yours, at the Coco Bodu Hithi Maldives Resort.

The Kid’s club is unavailable.

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Fushifaru on map

Special offer for children

Travel dates: now – 23 Dec 2020 (except 24 Dec 2019 – 10 Jan 2020)
Up to two children under the age of 12 years stay and eat free in the same villa and on the same board basis as the main occupants.

Fushifaru Maldives is a hotel in Fushifaru that features a designated smoking place, a safety deposit box and a barber shop. Fushifaru Maldives boasts accommodation in a chic-style building. It has non-smoking rooms and 24-hour room service, laundry and dry cleaning service.
The property is 57 km from Pantano de Vargas Monument, while Tiny Island Marine Conservation Centre is 14 km away. Baa Atoll is 65 km from the hotel.
The Kid’s club is unavailable, but there is outdoor playground and Babysitting/child services for additional charge.

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Jumeirah Vittaveli

Jumeirah Vittaveli

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Special offer for children

Travel dates: now – 09 Jan 2021
Children between 0 years to 3.99 years old benefit from complimentary combined airport transfers Children below 11.99 years will enjoy buffet breakfast and children below 5.99 years will enjoy meals as per parents booked meal plan

At Kuda Koli Kids Club, your child’s days will be filled with exploration and fun. The environment is welcoming and safe, designed especially for our younger guests. Resort fully equipped Kids Club and Teen Lounge offer extensive indoor and outdoor play areas.

In hotel weekly program, they offer a wide range of innovative and exciting activities including pizza making, face painting, treasure hunt, t-shirt painting, island exploration and pool games. The professional and enthusiastic Kids Club team’s mission is to make your child’s holiday experience one to remember and treasure!

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Sun Aqua Vilu Reef

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Special offer for children

Travel dates: now – 31 Oct 2020

Two Children (0 – 11,99 y.o) will stay free in a room shared with 2 full paying adults (Green Tax of USD 6.00 per child per night will be charged), on Emerald Plan.

Sun Aqua Vilu Reef is a luxury family-friendly resort island in the heart of the Maldives. They have activities available for guests of all ages and even a babysitting service for any parents who want a bit of time alone. The kids’ club encourages your children to make friends, join fun activities and get to know fellow junior travelers from around the world. Kids’ Club hosts daily activities so please get in touch with our team to find out more.

Experience: Family/kids spa treatments, Kids Club, Family pool, Board games, Beach walks.

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Anantara Dhigu

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Special offer for children

Travel dates: now – 5 Jan 2021
A maximum of 2 children aged up to 11.99 years old may share a room with 1 or 2 adults free of charge, eat free of charge, utilizing existing room bedding or an extra rollaway.

At the Dhoni Club, children find an exciting indoor and outdoor playspace. To explore: a climbing wall, a treehouse, two dhoni boats packed with fun, and changing daily themes. Experiences include days as a pirate, young chef sessions, crab hunts, and local art immersions from palm weaving to the afternoon energy of Maldivian dance time.

The Dhoni Club is open 9.00 am – 6.00 pm for children 3 to 12 years old. Babysitters are available for children 3 months and above and should be booked 24 hours in advance.

Hotel cater especially for little ones, from simple yet tasty dishes for kids at all of restaurants, to a welcome kit of Little Hermie beach bag, sun hat, colouring book and pencil kit. In-villa, child-sized bathrobes, children’s bath amenities, flip flops and slippers are also provided.

Like mum and dad, kids can also enrol at Spice Spoons. Roll up your sleeves for pizza spinning and sushi rolling. Get creative and make a mess, with lots of time for savoring later.

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