The Maldives is known as one of the most beautiful and romantic destinations and is one of the first places that comes to mind when you think of a dream honeymoon destination. So it might come as a surprise to know that the majority of resorts in the area are not exclusively adults-only!
If you’re looking for that dream honeymoon in the Maldives or a romantic getaway, it can be made all the better in an adults-only resort. That’s why we’ve put together this list of the top 10 adults-only resorts in the Maldives, to help you find the perfect getaway.
Adults-only Maldives Resorts Quick Picks:
- Most exclusive adults-only Maldives Resort: Adaaran Prestige Water Villas
- Best adults-only Maldives Resort for wellness: Kagi Maldives Spa Island
- Best adults-only Maldives Resort for the views: Hurawalhi Island Resort
The award-winning Baros Maldives is a picture-perfect vacation spot situated in the North Malé Atoll, only a 25-minute journey by speedboat from Malé Airport. This 5-star boutique resort is located on its own private island and boasts a gorgeous coral lagoon. There is a selection of gorgeous modern rooms and villas to choose from, including over-water villas.
With great fine dining, guests at Baros Maldives can truly indulge with a private chef at the Piano Deck for an exclusive gourmet meal, a dinner cruise, or even a gorgeous restaurant setting with outstanding cocktails and canapes.
At this amazing resort, you can truly immerse yourself in the dream Maldives getaway, by immersing yourself in the spacious swimming pool, stepping aboard a luxurious yacht, participating in yoga sessions, diving, and even relaxing at the spa.
Komandoo Island Resort & Spa
Located in Lhaviyani Atoll, Komandoo Island Resort & Spa is a luxurious resort boasting a total of 65 gorgeous villas, split into three different categories.
Rates start at the 14 Beach Villas, situated along the western beach of the island. There are also 26 Jacuzzi Beach Villas located along the eastern beach (with some on the western beach) and 15 Jacuzzi Water Villas around the southern end of the Island over the water.
Aside from the excellent fine dining options at this resort, there’s plenty to help you indulge in the picture-perfect getaway. Whether you’re interested in snorkeling with the reef sharks and sea turtles, or simply relaxing at the on-site spa, you’re in for a treat at Komandoo Island Resort & Spa.
Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa
Situated less than a 20-minute speedboat ride from Valena International Airport, Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa is set on a beautiful tropical island in North Malé Atoll.
This stunning resort boasts light and airy villas with gorgeous wooden flooring and natural fabrics. All rooms offer guests breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean and, as with many resorts in the Maldives, guests can choose between beachside and overwater villas.
There’s an exciting choice of dining programs available for the foodies amongst you, and the resort also boasts a great spa and convenient location for discovering some of the best dive sites in the Maldives.
Hurawalhi Island Resort
Hurawalhi Island Resort in the Maldives is a new, eco-friendly 5-star resort that truly stands out as a breathtaking and unique property. Accessible by a 40-minute seaplane flight from the main airport, you can enjoy the stunning views of the area right from the moment you arrive.
With a selection of 90 stylish villas, you can truly enjoy your own slice of paradise at this property, as there are no other resorts as far as the eye can see! Choose between the 60 Ocean Villas and 30 Beach Villas for the perfect getaway each featuring comfortable king-size beds, luxurious decor, a private terrace, and gorgeous wooden floors.
This amazing resort is home to the largest underwater restaurant in the world, so when it comes to choosing the perfect place to dine, it’s a pretty obvious choice as this spot is one not to be missed.
There’s a great array of things to discover and enjoy at this beautiful resort including an amazing tropical champagne pavilion, a stunning stargazing experience on the iconic Dream Island sandbank, and a huge variety of marine life to discover right on your doorstep.
Kagi Maldives Spa Island
Kagi Maldives Spa Island is a 5-star adults-only boutique resort, the first of its kind in the Maldives. This exclusive wellness island retreat is situated in the North Malé Atoll, just 60 minutes by speedboat or 10 minutes by seaplane from Male Airport.
This resort boasts a focus on wellness in all aspects of this resort, from the 50 spacious, airy villas both over the water and on the beach, their design fuses both traditional and contemporary aspects to provide guests with total relaxation in all areas of the resort.
There are two restaurants and three bars to choose from at this resort, and there are plenty of wellness activities and facilities to discover, including an on-site PADI dive center, Baani Spa complex, and an outstanding state-of-the-art gym.
OBLU Select Lobigili
A new addition to the Maldives as of March 2022, OBLU Select Lobigili is a stunning adults-only resort situated in Malé Atoll, just a 15-minute speedboat ride from Velana International Airport. The resort boasts 68 stunning beachside and overwater villas, all with beautiful views across the lagoon.
The resort boasts an exclusive Lobi Plan, so guests can truly indulge in a stress-free stay. The plan includes fine dining, unlimited beverages, excursions to the Indian Ocean, spa services, non-motorized watersports, and a fully stocked minibar. There is also a great on-site underwater restaurant, which offers guests gourmet cuisine served alongside champagne, with stunning surroundings of gorgeous marine life.
Anantara Veli Maldives Resort
Anantara Veli Maldives is an unforgettable beachfront resort, which offers guests everything they need for the perfect stay. This amazing adults-only resort is set across two islands, accessible by a 30-minute speedboat trip from Male airport. Guests can discover stunning rooms and gorgeous overwater bungalows.
Indulge in one of the seven on-site restaurants during your stay, which provide guests with a great range of cuisines so you can enjoy the perfect meal every night, no matter what you’re in the mood for.
There’s also a great range of activities, such as spa treatments, including massages and facials, and water-based activities such as sailing, surfing, and deep-sea fishing. Or just relax on the beach at this luxurious 5-star resort.
Adaaran Prestige Water Villas
A picture-perfect honeymoon destination, Adaaran Prestige Water Villas is an exclusive luxury resort situated on Meedhupparu island in the Maldivian Raa Atoll. The private island is shared with their sister property of the Adaaran Resort, but the Adaaran Prestige Water Villas is a little more exclusive.
Boasting 20 over-water villas that offer luxurious, modern, and spacious interiors, these villas also offer a great amount of privacy, making them an excellent choice if you’re looking for a quiet getaway. Each even comes with a personal butler service.
There is a great range of on-site restaurants and bars, where guests can enjoy a great range of dishes from a variety of cuisines. Whether you’re looking for fresh seafood or signature European dishes, you’ll be sure to find the perfect treat every evening at this resort.
Be sure to enjoy a trip to the spa or an excursion to see the local dolphins to truly make your vacation one to remember.
COMO Cocoa Island
Rated one of the best resorts for honeymooners, COMO Cocoa island is located only 40 minutes by speedboat from Malé Airport and has an exclusive selection of only 33 romantic water villas and 3 stylish suites. The overwater villas boast excellent privacy and are created to each look like a traditional Maldivian fishing boat, making it the only resort of its kind.
The resort boasts outstanding cuisine, a gorgeous bar, diving and snorkeling, an on-site spa, and even guided yoga classes to join in with at the pavilion.
You & Me Maldives
You & Me Maldives resort is set on a private island in Raa Atoll. The resort boasts 109 villas, 99 of which are overwater, and 10 are situated on to beach. All villas are wonderfully spacious and boast a gorgeous tropical design.
There are six dining options at this resort, however, one of the most impressive, not to be missed, is a trip to the ‘H2O’ underwater restaurant.
There’s also a large swimming pool and water sports center, and the stunning over-water Orchid Spa.
Now that you’ve read our picks for 10 of the best adults-only resorts in the Maldives, which one would you choose? Let us know in the comments. And if you’d like help planning your trip, feel free to reach out to one of our trusted travel advisors.