Maldives – home to over a thousand of little pieces of paradise offers a selection of more than hundred resort islands to choose from. Although they differ from each other in terms of shapes and sizes, generally all these islands are beautiful in their own right with a combination of palm trees, shiny white beaches with low lying bushes around the island, turquoise blue lagoons and house reefs that are home to thousands of colorful fishes.
Each of this island is home to just one hotel (one hotel – one island concept) that offers all the services from Food & Beverages to Water sports & excursions to Spa & wellness. A god given gift for those looking for a true hideaway to get away from the busy hectic life to just relax. By all means the Maldives is truly an exclusive destination.
Here, we take a look at some of the best and most affordable resorts in the Maldives.
Bandos Island Resort & Spa
Great for keen divers and water sports enthusiasts Bandos is one of the largest resort islands with about 220 rooms. Well equipped with different types of restaurants, bars (with night entertainment such Karoeke, Live Band, Disco…etc.). There is a kids club on the island so the parents can go on excursions or have a private dinner on the beach.
Average Rate: Ranging from US$250 to US$900 per night
Airport transfer: 15 minutes by speedboat
Paradise Island Resort & Spa
The name speaks for itself. Paradise Island Resort & Spa is truly a paradise that has something to offer for everyone. Catering to couples, groups of couples to families the island is famous for its beautiful water villas, its garden like spa and the amazing culinary selection it has to offer.
Average Rate: Ranging from US$200 to US$950 per night
Airport transfer: 20 minutes by speedboat
Sun Island Resort & Spa
The waters around Sun Island Resort & Spa are famous for whale sharks, Manta Rays and Sports fishing. The is the largest resort island with about 400 rooms and has over three categories of rooms to choose from.
Average Rate: Ranging from US$180 to US$500 per night
Airport transfer: 20 minutes by domestic flight followed by a 5-7 minutes speedboat transfer
A small gem like island that is famous amongst divers and snorkelers. Ihuru is very famous for its rich house reef that is just few laps away from its shore. Ihuru does not offer any kids facilities hence it is usually couples and divers who some to stay in this little piece of paradise. You also get the chance to visit its sister island, Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru at any time during your stay to use its facilities – also known as the Best of Both Worlds Experience. Vabbinfaru is located just few minutes away from Ihuru.
Average Rate: Ranging from US$400 to US$700 per night
Airport transfer: 25 minutes by speedboat
Meeru Island Resort & Spa
One of the first resorts to open in Maldives, the island is home to one of the three little golf courses in the Maldives. If you are looking for an active holiday then this is your best choice. You can play almost any sport on this island, from football to tennis, to basketball. Meeru offers All Inclusive packages and it is relatively famous among the Germans and British. There are hundreds of repeaters visiting the island every year.
Average Rate: Ranging from US$300 to US$900 per night
Airport transfer: 60 minutes by speedboat
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