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.
A secluded tropical island resort in a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, blessed with timeless ocean views, white sandy beaches and nurtured by nature; Vakkaru Maldives offers guests a holistic approach to unassuming luxury and cherishable experiences. A scenic 25-minute flight from Male International Airport transports you into an unforgettable paradise intuitively designed to soothe the soul and calm the spirit.
Amilla Fushi is one of the most unique resorts in the Maldives, located in the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of Baa Atoll. This secluded resort offers a wide range of accomodation options to suit all desires: all island homes are either perched over the crystal clear waters, nestled amongst the lush tree tops, or looking out to sea on the pristine white sand. Amilla Fushi's philosophy of simplicity, elegance, and ultimate quality is reflected not only in the resort itself but also in the restaurants on site. This resort will provide a world-class luxury experience for all guests, drawing on the culture of the island and an emphasis on authenticity.
Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas is a luxury resort offering the ultimate in privacy and tranquility. Built on a former coconut plantation and located on the beautiful Kihavah Huravalhi Island in Baa Atoll, it is a sanctuary within a sanctuary. Each spacious beachside and overwater villa features high ceilings, timber interiors and a private infinity pool surrounded by brilliant tropical nature. The resort boasts a world-class spa and one of the few underwater restaurants and wine cellars in the world, allowing guests the unique opportunity to enjoy the fine flavors of culinary art and wine amidst a panorama of aquatic life.
Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa is located on the crescent-shaped Dhonakulhi Island in the north of the Maldives. Characterized by an intimate ambiance and its remote location, this island resort stays true to its name and offers guests a true hideaway experience. Each villa is set amidst lush vegetation, ensuring total privacy for all guests. The golden sandy beaches stretch along either side of the island and the surrounding turquoise waters host a rich and colorful sealife with enviable dive sites close by. Set against a beautiful backdrop of coconut groves, pristine white sands and brilliant waters, Hideaway Beach Resort provides a tranquil retreat for those in search of an exotic getaway.
The Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru is a sophisticated retreat surrounded by a pristine lagoon and spread across a remote jungle wilderness in the UNESCO protected region of Baa Atoll. It is a paradise hideaway where secluded luxury meets wild natural beauty. This unique property offers overwater villas and thatched beach bungalows designed in a traditional Maldivian style, embodying the natural romance of the islands. With luxurious accommodations and a fine selection of recreational activities and spa treatments available, the Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru is truly a memorable Indian Ocean experience.
The award-winning Soneva Fushi sets the standard for desert island barefoot luxury hideaways in the Maldives. Hidden among dense foliage in the Baa Atoll UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, the resort pairs Robinson Crusoe fantasy with intelligent luxury. The resort features 57 private villas with their own stretch of pristine beach. Designed to offer ultimate privacy and a pure connection with nature, each retreat features open-air bathrooms that extend into a private garden and personal butler service. Dining becomes an exhilirating experience with 6 restaurant options (including a restaurant in the treetops), home-made chocolate and ice cream rooms, and over 500 wines to choose from in the resort's extensive wine cellar. Romantic escapes, playful leisure, island adventures, glassblowing lessons, or stargazing - Soneva Fushi's imaginative experiences cater to every kind of traveler. The experiences are magical and the philosophy is simple: no news, no shoes.
The newest luxury resort offering in the Maldives, Soneva Jani encompasses a collection of water villas and island sanctuaries set within a lagoon of crystal clear waters, fringed by pristine beaches and blanketed in lush tropical greenery. The resort is where the embrace of nature is enhanced by the caress of luxury. Guests will be treated to a unique castaway experience within the spacious villas, which feature beautifully designed interiors made from the highest quality sustainable materials and a retractable roof positioned directly over your bed for the ultimate intimate star-gazing experience. With a variety of dining options and activities available to resort guests, the resort caters to every style of luxury traveler. This awe-inspiring resort will inspire a deep sense of calm and quickly climb to the top of every avid traveler's bucket list.
Located in the Noonu Atoll in the Northern Maldives, Velaa Private Island is a unique and magnificent destination of only 45 villas spread across a 50-acre island. This first-class resort was created with the discerning international traveler in mind, providing private moments and memorable experiences at every turn. Velaa shares its name and home with generations of sea turtles that inhabit the island. This informed all architectural and design decisions, with the overwater villas resembling the head of a turtle and the island forming the body from an aerial perspective. This private island oasis offers everything a luxurious resort should - lavish accommodations, privacy and seclusion for guests, a number of enjoyable first-class activities, and the ability to let go of life’s worries and fully immerse yourself in the Maldivian lifestyle.
Angsana Velavaru is a luxury resort located on a picturesque lagoon in the pristine South Nilandhe Atoll. It blends tropical lifestyle with the Maldivian island experience and all the comforts of modern living. The villas overlook the ocean and offer sweeping views of endless cobalt blue water. The two-story InOcean Villas, a first for the Maldives, sit on stilts more than a half-mile offshore at the edge of the coral reef. The decor throughout the entire Angsana Velavaru Resort is uniquely tropical and Maldivian, with thatched roofs and sandy floors in the lobby, bars, and restaurants.
Kanuhura Island, set in the idyllic atolls of the Maldives, can best be described as a chic castaway experience for travelers seeking a laid-back island pace of life. Kanuhura offers a tasteful celebration of luxurious island living with a sense of tropical bliss, framed in soft colors and natural materials and combined with an elegant design that enhances the surrounding environment. The resort's luxury suites and villas are sprinkled on the sunrise and sunset facing beaches and perched over the turquoise lagoon, each with spectacular sea views. This unfettered paradise is exactly what you would picture the Maldives to be - the ultimate luxury island escape.