Maafushivaru is a small exotic island in the South Ari Atoll that stretches for 500 meters. With lush greenery, soft sandy beaches and an excellent coral reef make Maafushivaru a great choice for a holiday destination. The resort was recently refurbished with the outcome being to combine traditional Maldivian architecture with a modern chic finishing. This resort is suited for seclusion and romance and a perfect place to relax.

There are 3 room types which are the Beach Villa, Pool Villa and the Water Villa. All room come standard with Flat Screen TV with Cable channels, iPod docking station, telephone, mini bar, safe deposit box and air-conditioning. Bathrooms are semi open air and there are also sundeck or sun loungers to relax on.

The main restaurant offers fine dining, buffets and a la carte. Teppanyaki and sushi are also available at the resort. There is a wine chillier which offers a fine selection of wines and a bar which is open for most of the day. Additionally there is a coffee shop and a lounge in the library where drinks and snacks can be ordered throughout the day. One of the standout features is a private dinner on a deserted islet which is just a few minutes away from the resort and exclusive for Maafushivaru guests.

Situated at one end of the island is the spa and wellbeing experience. A jetty has been created that sits above the lagoon with views out into the peaceful blue waters of the Indian Ocean. The spa has 5 treatment rooms, a beauty care room and massage rooms. Maafushivaru also has a gym onsite.

In terms of activities there is snorkelling and diving on offer as well as canoeing, windsurfing sunset cruises, fishing, catamaran sailing and pedal boats. Maafushivaru also offers evening entertainment featuring traditional Maldivian music and dance as well as live music, DJ nights and movie nights.

Facilities and Features

Room service,24 Hour reception
Gym / Fitness room
Food & Drink
Restaurant,Bar / Lounge
Water Sports
Swimming pool,Scuba diving / Snorkelling,Windsurfing,Fishing
Air-conditioned,Safety-deposit box,Mini bar,Coffee / Tea Maker
Spa & wellness centre