Holiday Island Resort & Spa

At Holiday Island Resort & Spa, the rush of time slows. The crystalline seas and soft, sandy shores remain as nature made them, beckoning guests to one of the world's last unspoiled paradises. Shape your dream holiday at this secluded Maldives beach hotel, where pristine beauty, personalized service and modern indulgences have formed a retreat of unparalleled allure. Explore the underwater treasures of one of the world's premier dive locations. Sip a cocktail on your private terrace as you watch the sun dip below the horizon. Or simply lounge on the white coral sand and soak up the radiant sun. Escape to this tranquil, wonderfully relaxed choice of Maldives beach resorts, and discover a tangible embodiment of your ideal tropical paradise.



Embrace the blissful serenity of Holiday Island Resort & Spa , where 142 bungalows offer deeply intimate sanctuaries of personal relaxation. Set directly on the shoreline beneath a canopy of palm, our Maldives beach accommodation capture the essence of island life with casually elegant furnishings and private terraces, all of which overlook the azure Indian Ocean. Let the breeze caress you to sleep as you nap upon an outdoor sun bed. Awaken early and watch the sunrise from your terrace, marveling at the gradual illumination of our perfect paradise. Equipped with a host of modern amenities and indulgent comforts, our bungalows offer a charming, laid-back setting for an unforgettable Maldives beach holiday.


Indulge in the sumptuous, internationally-inspired cuisine of the Main Restaurant, the culinary centrepiece of Holiday Island Resort & Spa . Serving elaborate buffets for breakfast, lunch and dinner, each meal at this Maldives restaurant is a true gourmet feast. Our professionally trained chefs pride themselves on preparing a wide variety of delectable dishes throughout the day, from traditional continental breakfast dishes in the morning to boldly flavoured continental, Asian and Maldivian fare at lunch and dinner. Our full-board, half-board and all-inclusive meal plans are valid exclusively at our Main Restaurant, ensuring guests will enjoy a deliciously well-rounded introduction to the height of Maldives dining.

Facilities and other features

Diving and snorkeling

Plunge beneath the topaz waters of Holiday Island Resort & Spa, and you'll quickly see why South Ari Atoll has long been a favorite destination for Maldives diving holidays. Nearby reefs, wrecks and "thila" coral towers teem with sharks, tuna and barracuda, as well as with myriad other species of colorful creatures and plant life. To help the guests experience the mysterious beauty of this underwater world, we are proud to offer the PADI-registered Villa Dive Centre, located directly on property grounds. The Centre organizes morning & afternoon dives each day, and holds a variety of training classes for both beginners & seasoned divers.

Wedding Ceremonies

Infuse your special day with the inherent romance of Holiday Island Resort & Spa . With clear topaz waters, gentle ocean breezes, and lush tropical vegetation, our Maldives wedding destination captures the light-hearted magic of love like few other places can. Host a sunset ceremony along our pristine white-sand beaches, or pledge your vows beneath a canopy of gently swaying palm fringe. Treat your guests to a chartered fishing or island-hopping excursion, or pamper the bridal party with an afternoon at the new Araamu Spa . From oceanfront Maldives wedding ceremonies to festive island-themed receptions, our romantic resort provides the perfect setting to begin your new life together.

Water Activities

From boating and windsurfing to jet skis and tube rides, Holiday Island Resort & Spa has nearly every sort of water sport imaginable. Embark on a scenic boat ride to catch a glimpse of whale sharks – the largest species of fish in existence. Take advantage of our calm, shallow lagoon to learn how to sail or windsurf. Or, use our Maldives catamaran rentals to explore the beautiful coastline of the secluded island. This resort is also one of three places in the country where parasailing is available, offering a true sky-high adventure for the intrepid traveler. Dive into a thrilling world of aquatic excitement, and experience one of the best equipped centres for Maldives windsurfing, sailing, canoeing, and more.


Just beyond the boundaries of Holiday Island Resort & Spa, an entire world lays waiting to be discovered. Explore the surrounding waters and Atolls with our guided Maldives excursions, each offering a fascinating look into local life and nature. Cruise to gorgeous inhabited and uninhabited islands within our archipelago, or delve beneath the waters with a fishing or snorkeling trip. For a different approach to wildlife, embark on a Maldives dolphin safari, and watch as these playful, graceful creatures glide through the gentle waves.

Resorts in Maldives