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        Kaafu Atoll Hotels

          55 Hotels Found
          1. Gili Lankanfushi Maldives
            Lankanfushi, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Gili Lankanfushi is widely considered to be the top resort in the Maldives, and for good reason. This stunning, 46-villa, eco-friendly resort just 20 minutes from the airport succeeds in delivering truly unpretentious, relaxed luxury. Bare feet are encouraged (shoes are removed as soon as guests get…
          2. Olhuveli Beach & Spa Resort
            South Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            • Value
            With plenty of on-site activities, beautiful beaches, and above-average food, Olhuveli Beach & Spa Resort is a solid value for the Maldives. Its 164 rooms range from basic beachside units to upscale water villas, and connecting rooms are available for families. Those interested in flying in a should…
          3. Meeru Island Resort & Spa
            Meerufenfushi, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            • Value
            The upscale Meeru is not only the third oldest resort in the Maldives, it is also the third largest, with 286 rooms and a loyal following of repeat guests (many Germans). It's attractive for all ages: Families have their own area of the island, and couples have theirs, hence two separate pools, two…
          4. Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives
            Male, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • Adults-Only
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Party
            • Romantic
            • Value
            Open since 2013, this well-managed resort close to the airport has 140 rooms, either along the shore or overwater on stilts (reached via a lengthy jetty). Thailand-based Centara has two properties in the Maldives, both known for offering luxury accommodations at competitive prices, and this one is a…
          5. Taj Exotica Resort & Spa
            Emboodhu Finolhu, South Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            It’s hard to top Taj Exotica when it comes to food, romantic atmosphere, and convenience. Located on a private island just 15 minutes from the airport, this 65-room resort is one of the most luxurious destinations in the Maldives. Highlights include personal butlers, spacious guest rooms with pools…
          6. Adaaran Prestige Vadoo
            South Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            • Value
            The most luxurious of the Maldives’ five Adaaran resorts, Prestige Vadoo has 50 top-notch water villas, a beautiful reef, great a la carte food, and a convenient location just 15 minutes from Male Airport by speedboat. The tiny island is frequented by honeymooners and feels especially cozy, however…
          7. Coco Bodu Hithi
            North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • Beachfront
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Open since 2005, this modern, romantic luxury resort is sure to impress couples with its picture-perfect island setting. There are 100 individual villas (44 on sand; 66 over water), and each comes with a private plunge pool and outdoor shower, not to mention designer in-room tubs and Nespresso The a…
          8. Vivanta by Taj Coral Reef Maldives
            Hembadhu, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            This small, upscale resort with lower prices (and less luxury) than sister property Exotica draws couples of many nationalities. The naturally heart-shaped island has narrow but pretty beaches as well as free snorkel access to a shipwreck and 1,000-year-old coral. The 62 thatched-roof rooms (which a…
          9. Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa
            North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Just a 20-minute boat ride from the airport, Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa is a five-pearl luxury property with a village-like vibe. The small island is home to 176 rooms, an oceanside spa, contemporary fitness center with tennis court, dive center, free non-motorized water sports, a club…
          10. Cocoa Island by COMO
            South Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Located on a small island 35 minutes from Male, this luxury resort has 33 high-end water bungalows and a peaceful, all-natural vibe. Cocoa Island is primarily geared towards couples, and children’s facilities are sparse. Property highlights include gorgeous beaches, an infinity pool, on-site reef, a…
          11. Bandos Maldives
            Bandos, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            The upper-middle-range Bandos Island was the second resort in the Maldives, and opened in 1972. Its 215 rustic-chic rooms were last renovated in 2005 and have patios with garden or beach views; some higher-tier options have living rooms and outdoor hot tubs. Guests opt for dining packages that food…
          12. Velassaru Maldives
            South Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            With thoughtful and clean design elements, chic and modern decor, luxe amenities like L' Occitane bath products, and guests ranging from families to honeymooners, Velassaru Maldives is a luxury property with a lively, casual vibe. It's also got one of the most impressive infinity pools we've seen. a…
          13. Paradise Island Resort & Spa
            Lankanfinolhu Island, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            This upper-middle-range, 282-room resort is one of the largest in the Maldives. Inconsistent service, aging rooms, and extra fees for snorkel gear and Wi-Fi may leave some with a sour taste in their mouths. Under the umbrella of Villa Hotels, the property opened in 1994 and is located in North Male…
          14. Kurumba Maldives
            Vihamanafushi, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Historic
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            This upscale, 180-room resort is the oldest in the Maldives; it opened circa 1972 on a former coconut plantation surrounded by white-sand beaches. An easy jaunt from the airport -- just 10 minutes by boat -- Kurumba is not the most peaceful locale, nor does it have the most attractive views due to a…
          15. Angsana Ihuru
            Angsana, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            Peace and quiet is the name of the game at this 45-villa resort from Singapore-based Banyan Tree, one of the world's most luxurious hotel brands. It's run by a thoughtful staff sporting colorful uniforms, as well as an omnipresent General Manager. Guests have access to one of the best house reefs in…
          16. Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru
            Vabbinfaru, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            This luxury boutique resort from Thailand's Banyan Tree is slightly bigger and more expensive than sister property Angsana next door. Each of the 48 spa-like villas offers direct water access from the front (beach privacy varies), and in the rear, the pièce de résistance: a walled-in plunge pool and…
          17. Jumeirah Vittaveli
            South Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Located on a private island, the five-pearl Jumeirah Vittaveli marries traditional Maldivian architecture, stunning ocean views, and elegant interiors. There are 89 unforgettable over-the-ocean suites or on-land villas with private pools. The resort is jam-packed with activities, a necessity since a…
          18. Summer Island Maldives
            North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Romantic
            If you're looking for a bang-for-your-buck spot with a fresh, contemporary look where it's perfectly acceptable to ditch your shoes and run barefoot, Summer Island Maldives is worth considering. After a total overhaul, this upper-mid-range, full-board-only resort (re)opened up in early 2015 with 156…
          19. Embudu Village
            Embudu, South Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Romantic
            • Value
            It may not be luxurious, but Embudu Village is one of the most affordable and convenient resorts in the Maldives. Visitors don’t come here for the rooms or the food (though neither are bad) -- they come for the picture-perfect beaches and water sports, which are on par with the top resorts in the to…
          20. Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives
            North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives is an upscale, 148-room property that's an easy 30-minute speedboat ride from Male. Rooms are spacious and mostly contemporary, but are dim, showing wear, and often littered with dead ants. Interconnecting rooms, a kids' club, and kiddy pool area make the resort suited for…
          21. smartline Eriyadu
            North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            Located near several popular dive sites in the North Male Atoll, Eriyadu Island Resort was one of the Maldives' first tourist resorts. With more than 30 years under its belt, this 76-room, upper-middle-range resort is slowly updating its style and moving toward four-pearl status. Pluses include an a…
          22. Adaaran Select Hudhuranfushi
            North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            This 215-room, mid-range resort provides all the essentials for a Maldives vacation: white-sand beaches, a turquoise lagoon, swimming pool, all-inclusive buffet, water sports, and decent rooms next to the beach. There are far more luxurious (and expensive) resorts around, but relatively easy access…
          23. Thulhagiri Island Resort
            North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            • Value
            This mid-range, 55-room resort is a quick boat ride from the airport. On one side of the island is a huge beach, though to get there, guests (mostly younger couples) might have to walk through unflattering pathways. Despite areas of shabbiness, this resort offers competitive prices (much of the a an…
          24. Adaaran Club Rannalhi
            South Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            • Value
            Built in the mid-90s, this tropical resort island has all the necessities for a Maldives vacation -- stunning white-sand beaches, warm turquoise water, water sports, all-you-can-eat buffets, and comfortable rooms on the beach or over the water. There are far more luxurious (and expensive) resorts to…
          25. Makunudu Island
            Male, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Boutique
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            This small rustic resort attracts mostly European couples who take up residence — sometimes for three weeks at a time — in the 36 bungalows spread out over six acres of sand. Locals opened the property in 1982, and it is one of the oldest resorts in the Maldives; many guests have been coming for (40…
          26. Fun Island Resort
            South Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Romantic
            • Value
            Fun Island is one of the most affordable resorts in the Maldives -- but you get what you pay for. The property is dated and the food is mediocre. Still, a nice coral reef and reasonable rates make this resort is a solid choice for water sports, excursions, and beach-going. Visitors should also which…
          27. Hotel Jen Male
            Male, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • Business
            • Child-Friendly
            This 117-room upscale hotel is hands-down the nicest option in the capital of Malé; it is also the tallest with 14 stories and views from big windows. Another major identifying feature is the chic rooftop infinity pool and lounge -- great for enjoying a slice of nightlife (i.e. mocktails and which a…
          28. Adaaran Prestige Ocean Villas
            Lohifushi Island, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • All-Inclusive
            • Beachfront
            • Luxury
            • Romantic
            Renovated in 2015, the all-inclusive Adaaran Prestige offers some of the most affordable water villas near Male. This sub-resort shares a private island with Adaaran Select Hudhuranfushi, which means guests can take advantage of the larger resort’s amenities -- these include a pool, fitness center…
          29. Hulhule Island Hotel
            Hulhule Island, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Party
            This upper-middle-range, family-friendly hotel is a quick (and free) shuttle ride from the Male International Airport. Though most guests here are in transit, staying for a single night before or after a flight, there are plenty of things to do on the premises. Tropical grounds in the rear offer and…
          30. Hotel UI Inn
            North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • Beachfront
            • Child-Friendly
            • Value
            This simple guesthouse 10 minutes from Malé's airport started with just six rooms in 2011 and has since expanded to a second building across the street. Expect construction sights and sounds all around the 'hood -- this newer manmade island is a hub of activity in the midst of a major growth spurt…
          31. Hotel Octave
            Male, North Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll
            • Boutique
            • Value
            This slim and tall 14-room hotel in the city of Malé is best suited for those in transit or business travelers on a budget. It was opened in 2012, and its basic but modern rooms have white bedding, flat-screen TVs, and (small) desk areas with free bottled water and minibars; suites have separate and…
          32. Rihiveli by Castaway Hotels & Escapes
            South Male Atoll, Kaafu Atoll, Maldives
            • Beachfront
            • Romantic
            • Value
            Built in the 1980s, Rihiveli is a solid mid-range choice with all the essentials for a Maldives vacation -- white-sand beaches, a turquoise lagoon, plenty of free water sports, worthwhile excursions, clean rooms, and decent food -- but not much else. Rooms are bare-bones, there’s only one restaurant…
          33. One&Only Reethi Rah
          34. Biyadhoo Island Resort
          35. Airport Beach Hotel
          36. Baros Maldives
          37. Huvafen Fushi Maldives
          38. Marble Hotel
          39. Kaani Beach Hotel
          40. Kaani Village & Spa
          41. Crystal Sands
          42. Sun Tan Beach Hotel
          43. The Somerset Hotel
          44. Arena Beach Hotel
          45. Skai Lodge
          46. Shadow Palm Hotel
          47. LVIS boutique
          48. Picnic Inn
          49. WhiteShell Beach Inn
          50. Arena Lodge Maldives

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