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Top 10 luxury resorts in Maldives 2022

2022-09-30 09:09:05

The following list is our pick of the top 10 luxury resorts in Maldives with an average price of 500 – 1000USD per night.

Widely considered the planet’s most exclusive holiday destination, the Maldives embody the unreal tropical paradise getaway for honeymooners, families, discerning travelers, scuba divers and celebrities.

The stunningly beautiful islands are blessed with some of the most spectacular beaches in the world, crystal clear blue lagoons, incredible underwater wildlife, and unrivaled luxury resorts that take up their own private islands.

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When planning your visit to the Maldives a traveler is faced with a real problem: which island resort, from over 140 to pick?

We don’t claim to have the right answer for everybody, but the regular visitors to islandii.com should by now have a sense of what they can choose.

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OZEN Life Maadhoo

Ozen by Atmosphere on a map

Price range: 992 – 1055USD/night on All Inclusive

Transfer: 45 min speed boat journey from Velana Airport,  Earth Villa

OZEN by Atmosphere manages to combine luxury with a relaxed but absolutely professional atmosphere. The resort is situated on the island of Maadhoo and is only around 35 kilometers far from Male International Airport which is about 40 minutes journey by speedboat.

The large pristine lagoon overlooking the horizon, with exotic marine life all around offers the discerning traveler a true Maldives island experience!

The resort features 41 Beach-front villas, 49 over-water villas, built on creatively designed stilts, offering a romantic & mesmeric experience, truly unmatched.

This luxury resort in Maldives offers a totally unpretentious and lovely laid-back atmosphere and even when the resort is full to capacity you will never guess it is.

Every single staff member seemed to be there just to make sure that you had a fantastic time even though you know that everyone got the same treatment. Remembering your preferences just after the first day on the island and always, and it’s really mean always, greeting you with a real and welcoming smile seemed to come as natural to the staff.

The key feature of the resort is M6M – an exclusive underwater restaurant and without a doubt the jewel in the crown of the fine dining experiences at OZEN. Open for lunch and dinner, this specialty seafood restaurant showcases beautiful underwater views whilst you enjoy your meal.

OZEN Life Maadhoo Package

Earth Villa, All Inclusive, Transfer by speedboat Airport-Resort and Resort-Airport, All taxes and charges. Total (per person):

Nights now – 31 Oct 1 Nov – 19 Dec 20 Dec 2022 – 08 Jan 2023 09 Jan – 9 Apr
4 Nights 2,070 USD 2,320 USD 3,800 USD 2,850 USD
5 Nights 2,590 USD 2,930 USD 4,760 USD 3,600 USD
6 Nights 3,100 USD 3,500 USD 5,700 USD 4,300 USD
7 Nights 3,630 USD 4,080 USD 6,600 USD 4,990 USD
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Anantara Veli

Anantara Veli on a map

Price range: 640 – 1326USD/night on Half Board meal plan, Overwater Bungalow

Transfer: 25 min speed boat journey from Velana Airport

The Resort is located on Veli island which is only 21 kilometers south of Velana International airport. This resort is characterized as a peaceful place to relax far from the hustle and bustle of the city enjoying the pristine nature. The Anantara Veli is a great place providing unforgettable views, privacy, and luxury that honeymooners desire (adult-only resort).

Anantara Veli is one of the best luxury resorts in Maldives and perfectly suited to couples or groups of friends looking for a relaxing island hideaway where turquoise waters beckon from your choice of intimate accommodation bungalows, some with direct lagoon access.

The resort has in total 67 Overwater Villas and Bungalows: 25 Over Water Bungalows, 11 Superior Overwater Bungalows, 14 Deluxe Overwater Bungalows, 7 Ocean Pool Bungalows, and 10 Deluxe Over Water Pool Bungalows.

Staying in Anantara Veli resort gives you an opportunity to visit nearby Anantara Dhigu and Naladhoo by speedboat!

Anantara Veli Package

Owerwater Villa, Breakfast and dinner, Transfer by speedboat Airport-Resort and Resort-Airport, All taxes and charges. Total (per person):

Nights now – 23 Dec 24 Dec 2022 – 08 Jan 2023 09 Jan – 12 May 13 May – 31 Jul
4 Nights 1,430 USD 4,050 USD 2,040 USD 1,500 USD
5 Nights 1,730 USD 4,920 USD 2,500 USD 1,780 USD
6 Nights 2,000 USD 5,800 USD 2,900 USD 2,100 USD
7 Nights 2,150 USD 6,650 USD 3,600 USD 2,250 USD
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You&Me Maldives

You&Me on a map

Price range: 470 – 950USD/night on a Half board meal plan, Manta Villa

Transfer: 35 min seaplane journey from Velana Airport

You&Me Maldives Resort, a magnificent piece of paradise amid peaceful ocean waves, can also be spotted among these places.

You&Me Maldives is a 5-star resort, however, the level of service there is highly appreciated, and it deserves to be regarded as a 5+ star hotel. There all facilities and activities that are necessary for guests to spend their decent holidays are available.

Come to a true island paradise. Experience the gorgeous turquoise waters, the white sand 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.

With some of the Maldives’ very finest house reefs, Ihuru is the ultimate scuba and snorkeling destination. Truly beach and water villas, a sensational spa, and a fantastic array of leisure and sports activities make this a genuinely special destination.

You&Me Maldives

Dolphin Villa, Breakfast and dinner, Transfer by seaplane Airport-Resort and Resort-Airport, All taxes and charges. Total (per person):

Nights now – 26 Dec 27 Dec 2022 – 06 Jan 2023 07 Jan – 31 Mar 01 – 30 Apr
4 Nights 1,380 USD 2,500 USD 1,780 USD 1,490 USD
5 Nights 1,600 USD 2,920 USD 2,100 USD 1,700 USD
6 Nights 1,800 USD 3,340 USD 2,410 USD 1,940 USD
7 Nights 2,050 USD 3,720 USD 2,730 USD 2,200 USD
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Atmosphere Kanifushi

Atmosphere Kanifushi on a map

Price range: 770 – 1600 USD/night on All-Inclusive meal plan, Sunset Beach Villa

Transfer: 30 min seaplane journey from Velana Airport

The Atmosphere Kanifushi reflects the Island’s character in every dimension. Breathe the clean, sea air. Meet the Hawksbill turtles. Witness the peaceful majesty of the native Nurse sharks. The resort promises the ideal Maldivian getaway with contemporary, five-star amenities amidst verdant greenery and sparkling azure waters.

For utmost exclusivity and privacy, the Water Villa sits in a secluded wing and actually requires a short trek to get to. The walk, however, is enjoyable and includes a walk across a wooden bridge over crystal-clear waters.

The island has a great swimming pool but most guests are fine in their private ones so it’s never crowded. There are no more than 4 guests in it at the same time so that’s great if you don’t want to worry about free sunbeds or enough privacy.

From December to April, manta rays are coming to nearby Manta Point, and throughout the year diverse marine life includes black-tip, white-tip reef sharks, and turtles. The surrounding waters also offer some of the best opportunities to spot huge schools of dolphins.

The resort offers more than 100 six spacious types of villas: Beach Villa, Beach Villa w/ Pool, Family Villa, Water Villa, Water Villa w/ Pool, Kanifushi Residence. Be prepared for an experience you’ll never forget – from enjoying undisturbed, panoramic views of the ocean and soothing waves, to tasting award-winning dishes, and relaxing in their state-of-the-art Kanifushi spa to treat mind, body, and soul.

Atmosphere Kanifushi package

Water Villa, All Inclusive, Transfer by seaplane Airport-Resort and Resort-Airport, All taxes and charges. Total (per person):

Nights now – 31 Oct 1 Nov – 19 Dec 20 Dec 2022 – 08 Jan 2023 09 Jan – 09 Apr
4 Nights 1,520 USD 1,820 USD 3,280 USD 2,320 USD
5 Nights 1,900 USD 2,260 USD 4,100 USD 2,890 USD
6 Nights 2,280 USD 2,750 USD 4,900 USD 3,500 USD
7 Nights 2,570 USD 3,200 USD 5,730 USD 4,100 USD
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Niyama

Niyama Private Resort on a map

Price range: 866 – 2870USD/night on a breakfast meal plan, Beach Studio

Transfer: 30 min seaplane journey from Velana Airport

Niyama Private Islands is a luxury 5* Indian Ocean resort set on two stunning islands on the Dhaalu Atoll in the Maldives. With exceptional watersports, an Explorers kids club, and a sense of privacy, Niyama is perfect for both couples and families alike.

Rated #4 in the ‘Best Resorts in the World’ category of the Condé Nast Traveler Reader’s Choice Awards, and #2 ‘Top Resorts in the Indian Ocean’, Nature’s Playground beckons.

A perfect luxury resort in Maldives if you want to have time together, relax, and enjoy great food in great restaurants. Everything is freshly made and the staff is always smiling and helpful. It is also very nice that there are some complimentary things like water, sunscreen, and towels when you go to one of the wonderful beaches.

Dive into Champagne breakfasts, subaquatic lunches, gourmet dinners, and glow parties illuminating the night alongside the theatre of the reef at the Subsix underwater restaurant.

Drift into sleep to sounds of waves breaking gently outside the door of your over-water oasis.

Each villa has a secluded deck that offers pure privacy to luxuriate in alfresco rain showers, moonlit dips, or an intimate afternoon basking in the sun. There are 10 types of beach and water villas perfect suites for your dream vacation.

Niyama Private Island package

Beach Villa, Breakfast, Transfer by domestic flight + speedboat Airport-Resort and Resort-Airport, All taxes and charges. Total (per person):

Nights now – 22 Dec 23 Dec 2022 – 08 Jan 2023 09 Jan – 12 May 13 May – 31 Jul
4 Nights 2,420 USD 6,700 USD 3,120 USD 2,120 USD
5 Nights 2,900 USD 8,100 USD 3,800 USD 2,520 USD
6 Nights 3,390 USD 9,600 USD 4,400 USD 2,920 USD
7 Nights 3,820 USD 11,000 USD 5,050 USD 3,300 USD
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luxury resorts in Maldives Hurawalhi

Hurawalhi

Hurawalhi on a map

Price range: 505 – 585USD/night on a breakfast meal plan, Beach Villa

Transfer: 40 min seaplane journey from Velana Airport

Set on an enchanting private island in the pristine Lhaviyani Atoll in the Maldives, Hurawalhi Island Resort is much like your relationship: it is a perfect match of serenity and excitement, comfort, and adventure; it stirs up your every atom with an intricate blend of intimacy and thrill.

Hurawalhi is a 5 Star Resort which is located on the same-named island of Hurawalhi. It’s is surrounded by a beautiful lagoon and long stretches of white, sandy beach in Lhaviyani Atoll.

Villas at Hurawalhi spoil with lavish comfort, exclusivity, and mesmerizing views. With the choice of 90 beachside and over-water luxury villas, you can revel in your preferred perspective and setting, and find pleasure in having an exotic paradise at your fingertips – and the ocean on your doorstep.

Hurawalhi is home of a 5.8m undersea restaurant – the biggest underwater one in the Maldives

With a spectacular house reef, a glimmering lagoon, and a PADI 5 star dive center, Hurawalhi is perfect for every diver or snorkeller. Hurawalhi is an adult-only resort.

Hurawalhi Maldives package

Ocean Villa, Breakfast, Transfer by seaplane Airport-Resort and Resort-Airport, All taxes and charges. Total (per person):

Nights now – 31 Oct 1 Nov – 23 Dec 24 Dec 2022 – 10 Jan 2023 11 Jan – 30 Apr
4 Nights 1,990 USD 2,250 USD 3,150 USD 2,620 USD
5 Nights 2,390 USD 2,750 USD 3,770 USD 3,180 USD
6 Nights 2,750 USD 3,220 USD 4,380 USD 3,750 USD
7 Nights 3,120 USD 3,700 USD 5,020 USD 4,280 USD
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Movenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives

Movenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives on a map

Price range: 670 – 1300 USD/night on breakfast meal plan, Overwater Pool Villa Lagoon

Transfer: 35 min seaplane journey from Velana Airport

Movenpick Resort Kuredhivaru is one of the most naturally beautiful luxury resorts in the Maldives with a stunning lagoon with a thriving coral house reef.

The resort is ideal for those who wish to experience the Islands’ spectacular beauty, and for those who want a luxurious resort vacation with complete relaxation.  Discover this stunning Maldivian resort, located along the country’s vibrant southern coast.

Nestled in the lush greenery, you can enjoy the quiet of the garden surrounding your villa. The Overwater Pool Villa Lagoon comprises a spacious pool, bedroom area with a King-sized bed and a separate bathroom.

Enjoy local and international dishes at the on-site restaurant, or arrange for a romantic private dinner on the beach. Try exotic cocktails as well.

Movenpick Resort Kuredhivaru package

Ocean Villa with Pool Lagoon, Breakfast, Transfer by domestic flight + speedboat Airport-Resort and Resort-Airport, All taxes and charges. Total (per person):

Nights now – 31 Oct 1 Nov – 20 Dec 21 Dec 2022 – 15 Jan 2023 16 Jan – 10 May
4 Nights 1,740 USD 1,900 USD 2,890 USD 2,000 USD
5 Nights 2,050 USD 2,250 USD 3,430 USD 2,380 USD
6 Nights 2,360 USD 2,600 USD 3,950 USD 2,750 USD
7 Nights 2,700 USD 2,980 USD 4,480 USD 3,180 USD
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Kandima

Kandima on a map

Price range: 562 – 705USD/night on half board meal plan, Sky Studio

Transfer: 30 min by domestic flight + 20 min speed boat journey from Velana Airport

Kandima Maldives, one of the largest luxury resorts in Maldives, is a place with soul, deeply rooted and respectful of our guests, colleagues, community, culture, and surroundings.

Whether you seek relaxation, adventure, well-being, sport, health, spa experiences, or just family time, Kandima Maldives has something for you. Everyone is welcome of all ages – families, couples, and friends. Ideal for those who fancy something a little different, perhaps less chill-focused and more action-packed with the pristine island setting surrounded by warm clear waters.

The island is nearly 3 km long, and the resort has the largest pool in the Maldives measuring 100 m. Wow!

There is a choice of 272 studios and villas with doors that open onto a private terrace and extraordinary tropical views.

Kandima Maldives package

Aqua Villa, Breakfast, Transfer by domestic flight + speedboat Airport-Resort and Resort-Airport, All taxes and charges. Total (per person):

Nights now – 23 Dec 24 Dec 2022 – 10 Jan 2023 11 Jan – 10 May 11 May – 31 Jul
4 Nights 1,500 USD 2,930 USD 1,600 USD 1,230 USD
5 Nights 1,730 USD 3,500 USD 1,850 USD 1,490 USD
6 Nights 2,000 USD 4,020 USD 2,200 USD 1,680 USD
7 Nights 2,380 USD 4,600 USD 2,500 USD 1,890 USD
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luxury resorts in Maldives VELASSARU

Velassaru Maldives

Velassaru on a map

Price range: 350 – 596USD/night on half board meal plan, Deluxe Bungalow

Transfer: 20 min speed boat journey from Velana Airport

Velassaru Resort is situated in South Male Atoll just a 25-minute speedboat ride from Male International Airport. On your boat trip, you may be lucky to see groups of dolphins spinning around which is a special experience just from the very beginning.

Exotic days and elegant evenings. Special occasions were made extraordinarily. Celebrate your tropical love affair. Discover Velassaru and the unique natural environment of the Maldives.

There is a lovely atmosphere at the resort, with multicultural guests.

Velassaru Resort has a really cool vibe and rather a young and stylish crowd. The staff is amazingly well organized and caring. Whenever you need them – they are there for you.

You get not only every kind of fish and dwarf sharks swimming around your feet, but you can also see herons on the beach and other colorful and friendly birds sharing the island with you.

Tucked away in resort gardens, sitting along the beachfront, or perched over water, hotels’ contemporary-styled 129 villas and bungalows offer chic serenity. Each is equipped with everything you need for a comfortable stay in Paradise.

Velassaru Maldives package

Deluxe Villa, Breakfast, Transfer by speedboat Airport-Resort and Resort-Airport, All taxes and charges. Total (per person):

Nights now – 31 Oct 1 Nov – 22 Dec 23 Dec 2022 – 10 Jan 2023 11 Jan – 30 Apr
4 Nights 780 USD 1,050 USD 2,000 USD 1,250 USD
5 Nights 920 USD 1,250 USD 2,380 USD 1,490 USD
6 Nights 1,100 USD 1,580 USD 2,800 USD 1,780 USD
7 Nights 1,200 USD 1,700 USD 3,200 USD 2,100 USD
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Maafushivaru

Maafushivaru on a map

Price range: 525 – 812USD/night on Full board meal plan, Beach Villa

Transfer: 20 min seaplane journey from Velana Airport

A unique Maldives resort, Maafushivaru is an island that epitomizes all that one dreams of when thinking of the Maldives. The island is just over 350 m in length and can be walked in just 10 minutes and a bit!

Guests can enjoy diving and snorkeling beside fishing. Relaxing massages can be arranged at the spa.

Maafushivaru’s secret pearl is its beautiful uninhabited sister island, Lonubo. For an authentic Crusoe-esque experience, you can take a boat ride across to this tiny desert island for romantic picnics, candlelit dining, or even an overnight stay in the Lonubo Beach Villa.

Thatch-roofed 48 individual villas inspired by local architecture are either set amidst verdant gardens or poised over the turquoise lagoon. Deceivingly modest exteriors hide worldly comforts and indulgences and all villas offer direct access to the beach or to the sea. All villas have clear views of the turquoise blue ocean and some look onto the colorful reef.

Maafushivaru Maldives package

Water Villa, Breakfast and dinner, Transfer by seaplane Airport-Resort and Resort-Airport, All taxes and charges. Total (per person):

Nights now – 31 Oct 1 Nov – 23 Dec 24 Dec 2022 – 05 Jan 2023 06 Jan – 15 Apr
4 Nights 1,700 USD 2,000 USD 2,870 USD 2,240 USD
5 Nights 2,010 USD 2,400 USD 3,440 USD 2,680 USD
6 Nights 2,350 USD 2,800 USD 3,920 USD 3,080 USD
7 Nights 2,700 USD 3,200 USD 4,490 USD 3,490 USD
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