Olhuveli Beach & Spa Resort

Nestled amid lush tropical vegetation and shaded by graceful palms. Encircled by stretches of powdery sandy beach and a vast crystal clear lagoon, a truly breathtaking island with plenty of secluded sandbanks where paradise seekers escaping from the pressures of daily modern life can forget the outside world and let go of all inhibitions.Beautifully designed villas stand over turquoise waters, fusing modern flair with traditional architecture, white sandy beaches giving way to endless sea views that stretch for miles. It is truly a place where mind and body can relax, the senses can be invigorated and spirit will feel soothed. Be as active as you want - Be as quiet as your want - This time is all yours. Set in the turquoise heart of the Indian Ocean that is the Maldives, Olhuveli is situated at the tip of South Male Atoll, accessible by a 45-minute exhilarating speedboat transfer from the international airport.



Step into your new home for the next few blissful days. Each of the 164 villas have been crafted purely with comfort, relaxation and elegance in mind, taking the classic materials of nature, blending them with contemporary chic and open-air living, intended to make the most of the Maldivian sunlight and tranquil views. A choice of outdoor sunloungers is provided in all villa categories to ensure that guests can soak up the best of Maldives.All categories (Deluxe rooms, Beach Villas, Deluxe Water Villas, Jacuzzi Water Villas, Honeymoon Water Villas, Presidential Water Suites) in addition to their unique features have the following: CD player, LCD TV, Stocked mini bar, Tea/Coffee facilities, Individually controlled air-conditioning, Ceiling fan, Internet access, IDD telephone, In-villa safe, Bathrobes and slippers, Hair dryer.


One of the highlights of a stay at Olhuveli is the outstanding cuisine, which has fresh, delicious seafood at its heart. Think creative, organic food with flair, prepared by world-class chefs and served in enjoyably different and unique settings. From an unhurried lunch on the beach with friends or family, dining alfresco in the relaxing heat of the day, to a candle-lit dinner for two under the stars, all tastes are well-catered for. Sunset Restaurant built entirely over water is the main restaurant open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner with an emphasis on local or international flavours. For guests who find getting away from the beach impossible, the Lagoon restaurant sits right on the beach with ample open decking and overlooking the beautiful beach and lagoon. The Four Spices restaurant with the over water setting & serving dinner only is perfect for fine à la carte dining and ideal to celebrate a special occasion. The Island Pizza, situated next to the main pool, offers a selection of delectable pizzas made out of fresh and seasonal blend of ingredients and includes local seafood, Asian, Mediterranean and Western flavours to your taste. Lagoon, Sunrise & Dhoni are bars at Olhuveli offering varied menus accompanied by a wide range of drinks. Private dining is also a highlight at Olhveli providing guests a private gastronomic experience of a life time.

Facilities and other features

Sun Spa

The Sun Spa has one ideal at its heart – to take a holistic approach to health and well-being using ancient Indian Ayurvedic techniques while encompassing the five elements. The main centre is a delightful place to relax with hydrotherapy pools, steam room, sauna, Jacuzzi, a spa boutique with signature products, a hair and beauty salon and peaceful relaxation areas. For treatments, hidden away in the vegetation and connected by a series of intricate bridges are eight secluded and private Spa Pavilions, featuring a courtyard garden, twin massage beds, a rain shower and an outdoor flower bath.

Diving at Olhuveli with Sun Dive Centre

As you descend, you are greeted by breathtaking species and a profusion of soft and hard corals in a kaleidoscope of colours and shapes. Swim along to discover the shy giant moray eel, the elegant lion fish, the camouflaged stone fish and the clever octopus among other amazing species in the diversified house reef. The lucky few may encounter a Green Sea Turtle, adult Reef Shark, hump-head hump-head Napoleon Wrasse or get up close with the majestic manta ray. Uncover the mysteries of the hidden caves, overhangs and sunken ship on your quest. A holiday is certainly never complete without witnessing the spectacular underwater wonders of the Maldives.

Special attention for kids

Olhuveli takes great pride in looking after our younger guests and special facilities for them including a kiddies pool, play area and a specially created activities program are all on offer, giving parents the much needed time to relax and enjoy the break themselves, while the kids are engrossed in sand castle building, craft activities or story telling with our dedicated child minders.

Water Sports

Water Sports World is on hand to give you guidance and lessons with a multi-lingual and enthusiastic team who will comfortably take you through a course of windsurf, paddle a kayak, sail a catamaran or water ski to your heart's content. All the equipments are the latest and modern models that assure quality and safety. Olhuveli houses the first certified kite surfing school in Maldives with impressive equipment, courses and lessons.

Evening Entertainment

Maldives is all about relaxation and Olhuveli has the perfect balance of low key evening entertainment to keep you on your toes and the Lagoon Bar is the hub for nightly entertainment. Sit back and relax as a local band soothes your senses or enjoy a Maldivian Cultural Show. Join in the frenzied dancing to the beat of the Maldivian "Bodu Beru" or be the champion of the Olhuveli Grand Prix at the weekly crab-racing. A Karaoke room is also available for private parties and events.

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