Holiday Inn Resort® Kandooma Maldives is a tropical paradise. It is located in South Male atoll and is only a 40 minute speed boat ride from the airport.
Ladled with cool, contemporary Island design, Holiday Inn Resort® Kandooma Maldives brings a modern vibe to the Maldives. Slip into island life from the moment you arrive at the hotel, with world-class diving and surfing on your doorstep. Learn to sail on a catamaran trip around the region’s sandbanks and take it easy with alcohol-free cocktails on a sunset cruise. It’s just 5 minutes by boat from the resort for diving and snorkelling among colourful tropical fish at the reef. Top off a perfect day with breathtaking sunsets on the deck at The Kitchen restaurant.
The beach villas ooze style and boast luxury touches like outdoor showers and iPod docking stations. Grab a coffee and wood-fired pizza from the Bokkuraa Coffee Club beside the sparkling infinity pool. Or unwind with a good book and views over the peaceful lagoon. Indulge in a soothing Thai massage and beauty treatments in the Spa. Then book the Spa Suite’s private garden with a plunge pool for a romantic afternoon.
Dusit Thani Maldives blends graceful Thai hospitality with the unparalleled luxury setting of the Maldives. Encircled by white sandy beaches, a stunning 360 degree house reef and a turquoise lagoon, the luxury resort on Mudhdhoo Island in Baa Atoll – the Maldives’ first ever UNESCO biosphere reserve – is just 35 minutes by seaplane from the capital Malé and 10 minutes by speedboat from the Dharavandhoo Domestic Airport in Baa Atoll.
The natural beauty of the Maldives forms the perfect backdrop for the facilities and activities on offer at Dusit Thani Maldives. Guests can dive and snorkel, swim in the Maldives’ largest infinity pool, retreat to one of Devarana Spa’s treetop treatment pods for a pampering experience or dine at one of the exquisite restaurants before heading back to the comfort of one of the Thai-inspired villas or residences.
Arrive at a picturesque lagoon. Explore deserted islands. Snorkel through coral reefs. Race with playful dolphins through shimmering waters. Swim slowly through the ocean with turtles. Go on a sunset cruise. Stay on Velavaru, Dhivehi for turtle island. Discover your destination playground at Angsana Velavaru Resort.
Experience an island paradise of chic simplicity in a charming tropical setting replete with soft white sand and azure waters at Anantara Veli Resort & Spa. Relax with your loved one, or friends in the over water bungalows as a spectacular selection of sea life swims beneath you. Dive into an array of water sports in the tranquil surrounds of the island resort’s crystal clear lagoon. Unwind at the Anantara Garden Spa with a range of treatments to soothe body and mind.
The Maldives island resort of Anantara Veli is 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. Unwind on a sun deck overlooking the palm fringed island and pristine coral reefs in the South Malé Atoll, just 35 minutes from Ibrahim Nasir International Airport.
The perfect romantic getaway is provided for couples, whether on a honeymoon or another special occasion with a host of dining options of various world cuisines, premier five star Maldives resort facilities such as an infinity edge pool and fitness centre, as well as a multitude of water sports, from diving to surfing, deep sea fishing and sailing. At the stunning Maldives resort, you can unwind any way you choose.
Children and families are most welcome to stay on their sister resort, Anantara Dhigu, which is just minutes away and offering a children’s club, family friend accommodation, as well as a range of activities and facilities specially designed with families in mind. In addition, Families are able to dine at Baan Hurraa, Origami and 73 Degrees restaurants on Anantara Veli for lunch and dinner.
Sun Aqua Vilu Reef is found on Meedhuffushi Island, a beautiful bite-sized jewel in the Maldives’ South Nilandhe Atoll. A spectacular 35-minute seaplane flight from Ibrahim Nasir International Airport, our little slice of bliss is lush with coconut palms and fringed by colourful corals. We’ve got pristine, powder-fine sand, translucent turquoise waters and staff ready to help you 24/7 – the perfect ingredients for fun and relaxation.
Aisha Safari is a liveaboard offering the guests an unforgettable opportunity to experience the Maldives. A regular dive safari aboard the Aisha takes you to the real gems of the Maldives, the magnificent underwater world. The friendly and experienced crew take you directly to the best diving locations in the atolls.
Non-divers can enjoy snorkelling or even take a dive course.
The 25 Meter twin mast motorsailer, Ari Explorer, is a private yacht offered exclusively to resident guests of Kandolhu island resort. Broad beamed, she offers wide teak decks for relaxing sundowners and inspiring sunrises. The spacious upper sundeck is ideal for warming the body and soul and for catching the breeze while one surveys the horizon for hidden islands appearing out of a sparkling ocean. She is the perfect vessel for unique private diving adventures with a special companion, small group of friends or two couples as well as the ideal base for our atoll diving safaris. A day out diving from the Ari Explorer is an unforgettable dive experience that will remain with you long after your vacation.
Private diving charters on the Ari Explorer (for two to four divers)
Charter the Ari Explorer for a half day or a full day of diving adventure and discovery in Ari atoll or Rasdhoo atoll and explore the Indian Ocean with your private dive guide. On private diving charter dive is from the Ari Explorers 6 meter rigid inflatable boat “Stingray”.
Atoll dive safaris on the Ari Explorer (for five to ten divers)
A full day group dive safari in Ari atoll making three dives on some of Ari atolls famous dive sites; dive from “Hammerhead” dhoni (boat) and relax onboard the comfortable Ari Explorer for your surface intervals, lunch and cruising.
Veligandu Island Resort, surrounded by a beautiful lagoon, an excellent house reef and long stretches of white,
sandy beach, is the only Resort on the island of Veligandu, North Ari Atoll. It is 600 meters long by 150 meters wide, about 22 acres. Your seaplane transfer from Ibrahim Nasir International Airport is a scenic, 20 minute flight.
One of the best luxury vessel’s around – Scubaspa Ying, offers you a wide range of services to give your perfect venturesome retreat in the Maldives. As you enjoy breathtaking extensive views of the lagoon, sensory pleasures of fine dining combined with finest wines awaits for you on the safari vessel. Created for the discerning traveler, Scubaspa Ying elevates your vacation experience with determination to exceed your expectations. You may find yourself swimming, surfing or diving to the colourful depths of the Indian Ocean.
Located in South Ari atoll, Vakarufalhi Island Resort is among the pearls that make up the amazing Maldivian Islands. The hotel is only 90km away from the airport.
Vakarufalhi, better known as Vakaru is a tropical island enhanced by swaying coconut palms and white sandy beaches. Surrounding the island is a pristine lagoon enriched by a stunningly beautiful living house reef. These features combined with traditional Maldivian building concepts, makes Vakarufalhi a haven of nature and tranquility. A land area of almost 250m² land area with 50 sea front Beach Villas are spread evenly around the island. On top of that 25 Water Villas creates an atmosphere which rejuvenates your body and mind.
Guests can retreat in style in one of the islands private villas perched on a white-sand beach above a turquoise shoreline. Each features traditional Maldivian architecture, designed with comfort in mind. The luxury of space brings a coastal-chic, beach house vibe to the Maldives.
From diving to beach volleyball, all the activities the hotel has is nothing short of exciting. You can also play various outdoor sports and many indoor board games to keep yourself occupied as you relax the days away.
Experience excellent healing and wellness facilities at Duniye Spa. The Duniye Spa has a passion for providing a holistic and innovative approach to improve well-being. This is carried out by combining traditional treatments with modern techniques. Organic, chemical-free skin care blends to ensure the best results.
Vakarufalhi Maldives is where your fantasy of a tropical sanctuary is about to come true. This is a resort in Maldives where all ventures are tailored to suit your passions. Come and indulge in your own tranquil bubble, and delight in tropical refinement at its best.