The Maldives are home to some of the most outstanding luxury resorts in the world - a destination where the 5-star scale isn't high enough. Below is a list of the luxury resorts in the Northern Maldives with comprehensive information on the rooms, restaurants, activities, offers, and more.
The Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa is an enchanting garden retreat with all the charm and intimacy of a traditional Maldivian village. The resort’s beach bungalows fringe the island and feature thatched roofs, private verandas and their own pool, while the water bungalows and suites offer views across the Indian Ocean with steps from a private deck leading into the lagoon below. The award-winning spa, which is the only one in the Maldives located on its own secluded isle, offers innovative treatments featuring lava shells and crystals. Other resort amenities include multiple restaurants, a dive center, a surf school, and a water sports facility with everything from kayaking and fishing to jet skiing and windsurfing.
Huvafen Fushi is a private island resort in the North Male Atoll. Perfect for couples, the resort consists of a single island with a range of naturally-modern bungalows and the world's first underwater spa. Relaxed and refreshed, guests can choose from a selection of fine bars and gourmet restaurants, including the innovative raw cuisine restaurant and an underground wine cellar. For guests looking to slip away from the resort, you can book a traditional Dhoni boat for an overnight experience with a 24-hour crew and chef.
The One and Only Reethi Rah is an exclusive retreat offering unique privacy and unparalleled sophistication in the North Male Atoll. The resort's luxury villas are discreetly placed along the shore; either on the beach secluded by lush tropical greenery, or suspended above the clear, protected waters of the lagoon. Designed in an elegant, contemporary style, they are among the largest resort villas in the world. Each one offers a private veranda with stunning ocean views, while some even feature a private outdoor swimming pool. The One and Only Reethi Rah offers supreme luxury amid a string of coral atolls, lagoons, and white sand beaches.
Cocoa Island by COMO is an intimate, private island resort encircled by powdery white sand and an exceptional turquoise lagoon with its very own reef. The overwater suites are built in the style of a traditional Dhoni, the wooden boats used by local fishermen. Wellness is a main focus at the resort, which offers holistic spa treatments, raw cuisine options, as well as yoga and meditation classes. The personal butlers at Cocoa Island can arrange intimate dinners by night and give guided snorkeling tours by day.
Tucked away on a distant private island, reachable only by seaplane, The St Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort invites guests to uncover an island paradise of pristine beaches, lush jungles, and exemplary service. Combining innovative contemporary design with a profound appreciation for its natural environment. the St Regis is like an elegant sculpture atop a beautiful tropical island. The overwater villas mimic graceful manta rays; the distinctive pods of Iridium Spa form a lobster; and the unmistakable shape of a whale shark juts out into the ocean and forms the bar, where guests can sip cocktails as they watch the sun go down. Savor epicurean delights from all over the world in any of the six restaurants and bars and restore your well-being with custom treatments at Iridium Spa or a workout at Vommuli House. The St Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort is an enchanting island where impeccable service meets effortless luxury. From a rare bottle of vintage champagne to your very own butler, everything is seamlessly catered to at this exquisite Maldives retreat.
Niyama Private Islands Maldives is set over two islands, Play and Chill, and caters to families and honeymooners alike. On Play, guests can dine in the treetops, hang ten on a surf break, and enjoy a villa set on the white sand tailored to active and adventurous travelers. On Chill, revel in a peaceful moment at the spa, enjoy culinary masterpieces under the water and indulge in a spacious overwater villa with breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean. Settle into your perfect island vacation, or jump back and forth between high-energy or serenity. This luxury Maldives resort has a unique blend of activities to make it a fantastic option for any type of traveler.
W Maldives Retreat & Spa is situated on the beaches of the secluded Fesdu Island,
just a short yet scenic seaplane ride away from Male International Airport. Guest accommodations include a selection of beachfront retreats, ocean view bungalows perched over the lagoon, seascape suites designed for amplified luxury, and an exclusive ocean haven suite for the ultimate island getaway. Each retreat incorporates a unique combination of Maldivian architecture blended with the contemporary design made world famous by W Hotels. They provide a wonderful, totally private escape with a seamless transition from indoor to outdoor living.
Greeted by the sparkling blue waters of the Indian Ocean, your relaxation begins as soon as you arrive at this casually elegant resort. One of only 200 populated islands in the Maldives, Jumeirah Vittaveli is a resort that combines accessibility with luxury and privacy. Guests are encouraged to enjoy an experience worthy of the idyllic island this resort calls home. Lie on white sandy beaches, re-energize in their signature Talise Spa, feast on decadent dishes or simply relax in the intimate space of your lush Maldivian hideaway. Home to one of the healthiest and most abundant House Reefs in the South Malé Atoll, Jumeirah Vittavelli offers numerous diving and snorkeling opportunities exploring the colorful marine life and reef or discovering boat wreck dive sites. Whether you are seeking a romantic getaway or an exotic destination for your family, the beauty of nature, the resort's limitless hospitality and five-star amenities combine to capture the very essence of indulgence.
Conrad Maldives Rangali Island is an award-winning property built on two spectacular private islands and joined by a footbridge across a turquoise blue lagoon. The resort offers a stunning selection of beachfront and water villas, all combining modern luxury with a natural decor and indoor-outdoor Maldivian living. The resort features an array of world-class restaurants serving an assortment of international, Mediterranean and grilled dishes, including a spectacular underwater restaurant. Other amenities include a full-service spa, two outdoor swimming pools, an outdoor tennis court and a children’s club.
The award-winning Taj Exotica Resort & Spa Maldives is an exclusive and romantic private island resort surrounded by lush tropical gardens and encircled by the clear blue waters of one of the largest lagoons in the Maldives. It is a member of The Leading Small Hotels of the World and is an eco-friendly property that has risen to the challenge of protecting the island's natural flora and fauna. Each of the resort's luxuriously designed villas is furnished in natural tones and textures and offers stunning ocean views. The highlight of the resort is the Jiva Grande Spa, a private sanctuary offering a range of Indian wellness signature treatments and rituals.