Chaaya Reef Elladhoo

Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo, like all nature's wonders, is blessed with all the offerings for a perfect holiday experience. Located 42 km away from Male, the capital of Maldives, offering guests 4 star accommodation facilities in spectacular surroundings, it is just 25 minutes by seaplane or 85 minutes by speedboat. Featuring 14 Standard Bungalows, 28 Superior Rooms 46 Beach Bungalows and 24 Water Bungalows, Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo offers up-to-the-minute accommodation facilities designed to pamper and please. All rooms, equipped to the very highest standards, boast a stunning view of the azure waters of the Indian Ocean and packed with pleasurable over-water and underwater experiences, is an idyllic tropical paradise, twice over.



The 14 land bungalows at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo are designed as two separate rooms in a single storey structure and are located just behind the Beach Bungalows. These rooms open out to the garden area with lush palm trees and pristine footpaths leading the way to the beach. The 46 Beach Bungalows are discerningly designed as separate private single storey units and open out to offer an amazing view of the ocean. The well planned 28 Superior Rooms at Chaaya Reef Ellaihdoo are wonderfully designed, facing the Indian Ocean, in groups of four rooms as two-storey structures. With two rooms on each floor, they are the ideal choice for families or groups of friends on holiday. The 24 Water Bungalows at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo are new additions built on stilts as two independent bungalows in a single over-water unit to provide guests a magnificent sea view.


Mealtime is always an enjoyable occasion at the Madi Restaurant with a wide choice of delicious spreads from around the world served buffet style for breakfast, lunch and dinner. For the freshest catch of the day, a meal at the Seafood Restaurant at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo Malamathi Restaurant & Bar should not be missed. It's an elegant gourmet restaurant with a casual atmosphere serving up tasty dishes from an Á la Carte menu. They also serve up a fantastic choice of beverages. Exclusively for Water Bungalows guests. The Main Sunset Bar at Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo, Iruohsnee Bar is located in a prime spot and offers guests hours of relaxation with a favorite drink. It is the ideal place to watch the world go by while sipping a favorite drink from a wide variety of aperitifs and beverages that are on the menu.

Facilities and other features

Azmaara Spa

The Spa comprises of 3 Double Treatment Rooms, 1 Single Treatment Room, a Manicure / Pedicure Salon and a Lounge area. One of the double rooms features walls of mirrors, creating an extraordinarily magical atmosphere and the soft, serene music enhances that already peaceful ambience, making you want to linger here as long as possible. This Spa is unique. Step in from the water onto the soft white sand inside the Spa! Contact the Spa with regards to treatments such as; • Massages • Body Treatments and Wraps • Manicure and Pedicure • Facials & • Packages specially designed for you!

Wedding Ceremonies

This is no fairy tale. This backdrop is the most amazing looking scene you could ever imagine for a celebration of love - a clear blue sky as marquee and silky white sand as a carpet with shady palms dancing and the breeze and the music of gently lapping waves. Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo offers romance as an experience. Enjoy a complete wedding ceremony that includes the cake structure and wedding cake, a tropical floral bouquet for the bride, tropical fruit punch for the invitees and even a bottle of Champagne for the toast! And after the ceremony, the couple will be treated to a cruise on a traditional Dhoni, a scrumptious private candlelit dinner on the beach, a Spa treatment and many more exciting services to make the romantic experience a memorable one.

Spectacular Marine Life

Ellaidhoo island is a safe distance away from the busy world with a total land area of 55,625 square meters. Just 300 meters long and 280 meters wide, this bit of private paradise is located on the eastern fringes of North Ari Atoll. The Ari Atoll, the largest of 22 natural atolls that make up the Maldive Islands, is located in the western side of the Maldives. Ellaidhoo, blessed with a spectacular offering for marine enthusiasts, is known the world over as the dive island in the Maldives. For visitors seeking a memorable experience or two, or three, Chaaya Reef Ellaidhoo is the place to be.

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