COVID-19 : MALDIVES is in Orange Zone
Last Updated: 19 Nov 2020
Latest Information on Travelling to MALDIVES?

Entry to Maldives is open for all kinds of travel. Flights to Maldives are functional from India, London, Dubai, Chicago, Toronto, Sydney and 20+ other destinations.

  • It is mandatory to have a prior confirmed booking in a registered resort or hotel to obtain an on-arrival VISA
  • Passengers with COVID-19 symptoms will have undergo PCR test. The costs of the tests will be beared by them and if found positive for COVID-19, their accommodation unit can transfer them to a government isolated facility.
  • Other documents required during the VISA process includes- proof of sufficient funds, a confirmed return ticket, and 2 health declaration forms.
  • Tourists are not allowed to travel to other islands while their stay in Maldives.
  • For asymptomatic international tourists arriving in Maldives, quarantine is not mandatory.
  • For symptomatic international tourists, a PCR test will be run. If the tourist is found positive, he/she can be sent to a government isolation center for a 14-day quarantine by their accommodation unit.
Flights

Flights to Maldives are running from London, Dubai, Chicago, Toronto, Sydney and 20+ other destinations.

Local Transport
  • Airport transports are available from pre-booked tourists facilities

The Maldivian government has published guidelines to restart safe tourism. The guidelines are followed by all the vendors to provide the tourists a safe travel experience. With the opening of various Resorts & Hotels, Thrillophilia advises tourists to follow the guidelines provided to them by the government and ensure personal hygiene to stay safe.

A confirmed return ticket is mandatory for entry to Maldives Updated: 19 Nov 2020

Under the newly issued guidelines, a return ticket a confirmed hotel booking, proof of sufficient funds and 2 health declaration forms are mandatory for the VISA application to Maldives.

Prior booking at a registered tourist facility required for entry to Maldives Updated: 19 Nov 2020

As per the newly issued guidelines, a confirmed booking at a registered tourist facility is mandatory for entry to Maldives. The entire holiday in the Maldives should be booked at the same hotel, except for transit purposes. You will also need a confirmed hotel booking for your tourist visa.

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A majority of luxury resorts in Maldives have now reopened for tourists with several safety measures in place. These include Mercure Maldives Kooddoo Resort, Amaya Kuda Rah, Angsana Velavaru, Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru, Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, Cocoon Maldives, etc. Click here for the full list.

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Maldives Ocean Villas

Adaaran Prestige Ocean Villas, Ayada Ocean Villa, Sheraton Maldives Ocean Pool Villa, Hurawalhi Hotel, Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa, Cinnamon Dhonveli, Shangri-La, Sheraton Full Moon Resort and Spa, Angsana Velavaru, Adaaran Select Hudhuran Fushi.

Perched atop the azure waters of the Indian Ocean, the Maldives ocean villas offer private infinity pools, over-water hammocks, sun-decks, and outdoor beds, providing the most opulent holiday experience. Equipped with every amenity, the overwater villas ensure a comfortable stay in these exotic tropical islands.

In these floating bungalows, you can enjoy the peace of solitude. Most of the villas offer access to private beaches where you can take a dip in the sea any time you want. As the properties are surrounded by water, you can try out adventurous water sports here, like scuba diving, snorkelling, wind-surfing, and more.

Moreover, even the cheap ocean villas in Maldives have onsite restaurants where you can enjoy local delicacies and seafood, as well as delicious cuisines from around the world. Also, some of the sprawling overwater villas come with private kitchenettes having modern cooking gadgets. You can prepare any dish of your choice when you stay here.

Many of the villas have special arrangements for the little guests. Railings over the decks ensure kids’ safety. Kids’ swimming pools and clubs keep them entertained. Hence, when you visit the Maldives with your family or for a romantic getaway, you must not miss the experience of a luxurious stay at these villas.

Here is the list of best ocean villas in Maldives:

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Adaaran Prestige Ocean Villas

Adaaran Prestige Ocean Villas
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Considered one of the best lagoon-side Maldives ocean villas, the luxurious living space offers amusements for every traveller, including underwater excursions, cultural tours, and thrilling water sports.

You can enjoy 24-hours’ ocean access, contemporary conveniences like entertainment systems, free internet connectivity, and comfortable seating areas in your villa. Head outdoors for diving, canoeing, surfing, water-skiing, or sports like tennis or badminton. Or enjoy themed dinner nights at the restaurants, along with special menus for kids and the health-conscious.

Location: North Male Atoll, Maldives.

Amenities: Spa, private beach, private decks, personal butler services, water sports activities, two onsite restaurants, swimming pool, live music.|

Also Read:  55 Maldives Resorts
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Ayada Ocean villa

Ayada Ocean villa
Lounging on the ocean hammocks in this popular choice among Maldives ocean villas, or relaxing in the private pool overlooking the ocean gives you the feel of resting inside the sea. Enjoy unobstructed ocean views.

Enjoy fun moments with your family playing outdoor sports or indoor games, or trying out adventurous water sports. Honeymooners can enjoy couples’ massages. If you are lucky, you can encounter reef sharks, turtles, stingrays and eagle rays in the shallow waters around.

Location: Maguhdhuvaa Island, Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll.

Amenities: Baby-sitting, kids’ club, private plunge pools, nightclub, onsite water sports facilities, spa and fitness centre, restaurants serving kids’ meals and diet food. 

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Sheraton Maldives Ocean Pool Villa

Sheraton Maldives Ocean Pool Villa
Set on a private island bathed by golden sunshine, this award-winning resort among the most luxurious Maldives ocean villas features seven dining options. You can savour Asian flavours, seafood by the beach, local delights, as well as Indian dishes.

The in-house spa has won accolades, and the resort provides private beaches, outdoor sports facilities, and a water sports centre. You can also start a fitness regime at the onsite gym or get a makeover with the beauty services offered here.

Location: Furanafushi Island, North Malé Atoll.

Amenities: 7 restaurants, cafes, yoga and fitness classes, wellness centre, steam room, private beach, cooking classes, themed dinner nights, movie nights.

Check Out: 51 Water Villas in Maldives
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Hurawalhi Ocean Villa

Hurawalhi Ocean Villa
Boasting of the world’s largest glass underwater restaurant, the rich marine life around the resort makes it a popular site for snorkelling and diving. Refresh on the private terrace with the ocean at your doorstep.

Indulge in relaxing spa sessions. The pristine private island makes it ideal for a laidback romantic sojourn. Although this chic adult’s escape is not counted among the cheap ocean villas in Maldives, you can find exciting deals for stays at this resort at reputed travel sites.

Location: Lhaviyani Atoll, Hurawalhi Island.

Amenities: Underwater restaurant, barbeque facilities, seaplane transfers to and from the airport, dolphin cruise, games room and outdoor-sports courts, free use of canoes and windsurfs.

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Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa

Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa
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Dedicated to serving adults only, this resort on a lush crescent-shaped private island features beachfront villas with internet access, flat-screen televisions, wine fridges, minibars and espresso machines.

The open-air bathrooms contain Jacuzzi tubs. Many of the villas have private pools. Although not one of the cheap ocean villas in Maldives, the amenities, privacy, and unmatched comfort at this property help you experience the holiday of a lifetime.

Location: Dhonakulhi Island, Haa Alifu Atoll.

Amenities: Direct beach access, onsite restaurants, live music and evening entertainment, a nightclub with DJ, fitness centre and spa, water sports facilities. 

Planning a trip to Maldives, check out: Maldives Holiday Packages

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Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives Resort | Book @ Flat 24% off
  • 4D/3N
  • Male
  • 4D/3N
₹115,131 ₹87,499
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A surfer's paradise, the Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, is a true haven retreat to enjoy a sea vacation on a secluded tropical Island. Surrounded by white sandy beaches, lush landscapes, and the turquoise blue Indian Ocean, the resort is easily accessible from Male International Airport and is just 25 minutes by a speedboat.

With 9 distinct categories of rooms, suites, and bungalows, the stay here is luxurious, comfortable, and refreshing. Each room is well-appointed with modern facilities like balcony/terrace, AC, satellite TV, mini-bar, tea/coffee-making machines, spacious indoor/outdoor bathrooms, bath amenities, etc. and are artistically decorated to mark your stay with delights and enjoyments.

The resort also offers limitless opportunities to experience activities and excursions for the amusement of its guests. Even it arranges the kid’s specific activities to make them feel special and enjoy their time the way they want. Featuring a well-appointed spa, a fully-equipped gym, a huge wellness center, an outdoor pool, the stay here is an ultimate experience.

With its three buffet restaurants and four bars, the opportunities to satisfy your food cravings are unlimited and at par. While the restaurants serve a wide range of delicacies from local to global, the bars are to enjoy international beverages, drinks, whiskeys, mocktails, and much more.  The Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives has all that one can ask for and serves the best facilities and services amid the tranquil ambiance and picturesque views. 

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Shangri La Maldives Resort | Book Online @ Flat 20% off
  • 4D/3N
  • 4D/3N
₹98,124 ₹78,499
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Shangri La Maldives is a Resort and Spa offering luxury villas in the Addu Atoll. The resort has a private white sand beach and a golf course. The Shangri La Maldives is surrounded on all sides by lush greenery and boasts a magnificent infinity pool. Apart from golf, other recreational facilities include a sauna, health club, outdoor pool, and tennis courts. The spa offers several Ayurvedic and aromatherapy treatments that can relax your mind.

Shangri La's Villingili Resort & Spa Maldives is just a 70-min flight away from the Male International Airport. If you are travelling from Gan Airport, it will take just 5 minutes on the boat.

There are in total 132 rooms with free WiFi premium bedding and pillows, LCD TVs, etc. You can also make use of the minibar, the 24-hour room service, and relax for a while at the patio. There are 3 restaurants at this resort namely Fashala, Dr Ali, and Javvu where you can enjoy some delicious food and drinks while admiring the ocean view. If you so desire, you can also arrange for a custom Dine by Design experience at any outdoor location. The serene atmosphere of this resort makes it perfect for families and couples alike.
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Sheraton Full Moon Resort and Spa, Maldives 2020 | Book @ Flat 15% off
  • 4D/3N
  • Male
  • 4D/3N
₹59,500 ₹38,500
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- Set on its private island and enclosed by turquoise lagoons and tropical landscaping, Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort and Spa is known popularly for its spectacular views and stunning sunrises. Located at a small distance of just 20 minutes from Velana International Airport, this 5-star resort features tastefully adorned deluxe rooms, lovely cottages, ocean pool villas, and water bungalows. All the accommodation options of this classy resort either offer breathtaking garden views or tranquil sea views.

- The Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort and Spa is excellently equipped when it comes to dining options. The resort allows its guests to wake up to delicious widespread breakfast buffets every morning, during their stay here. The vast property flaunts 7 on-site culinary options that serve international cuisines prepared by the best chefs in the world. Feast offers fine dining options and serves tasteful breakfast and dinner buffets. Sea Salt specializes in seafood and allows for the most stylish seaside dining. Masala Hut and Baan Thai serve flavoursome Indian cuisine and captivating Thai delicacies respectively. Likewise, ChopstiX, Kakuni Hut, and Anchorage Bar serve freshly prepared Chinese, Mexican, and Mediterranean food.

- The Sheraton Full Moon Resort and Spa package offers unparalleled fitness facilities with its well-equipped gym and power yoga sessions. They also offer effective Ayurvedic treatments by experienced professionals. The guests have the option of availing a plethora of treatments including massage, sauna, steam, foot bath, body scrub, facial, and many more.

- Sheraton Full Moon Resort and Spa also boasts a plunge pool that allows the guests to swim with a view. Furthermore, they also go that extra mile and offer a plethora of leisure and fun activities, such as table tennis, boating, sailing, scuba diving, snorkelling, surfing, jet-skiing, kayaking, and water skiing.

- Go ahead and book Sheraton Full Moon Resort and Spa for a beach holiday that is covered not just with world-class accommodation, but every luxury even beyond it!


Note: Flight Tickets are not included in the package. Drop an inquiry to know more.


Optional Deals as below (Please check prices at the time of booking)

3 Nights Deluxe Room - Breakfast Basis 38,500/- per person

3 Nights Deluxe Room- Half Board Basis 50,500/- per person

3 Nights Deluxe Room- Full Board Basis 58,500/- per person


Split Stay Options as below (Please check prices at the time of booking)

3 Nights Deluxe Room + 1 Night Water Bungalow - Breakfast Basis 60,500/- per person

3 Nights Deluxe Room + 1 Night Water Bungalow - Half Board Basis 76,500/- per person

3 Nights Deluxe Room + 1 Night Water Bungalow - Full Board Basis 87,500/- per person

3 Nights Deluxe Room + 1 Night Water Bungalow - All Inclusive Basis 1,04,500/- per person


Know before you go

**All Inclusive - All Meals + Alcoholic / Non-Alcoholic Beverages

** Full Board - All Meals

** Half Board - Breakfast & Dinner

** All prices are based on per person in a double sharing room (Valid if 2 people travel together)

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Angsana Velavaru, Maldives | Book Online @ Flat 30% off
  • 4D/3N
  • Male
  • 4D/3N
₹117,142 ₹81,999
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Perched in the tropical paradise of the South Nilandhe Atoll, Angsana Velavaru Maldives is a luxury retreat and the epitome of surrounding beauty and comfort. Located at a 45-minute seaplane or 30-minute domestic flight plus 40-minute speedboat journey from Malé International Airport, the resort is easily accessible that adds to its highlights. 

Nestled amid the white sandy beaches and lush landscapes of tropical palm trees, the resort offers accommodation that features idyllic facilities and amenities perfect for families, couples, or honeymooners. With its 79 private Beach Villas and 34 Overwater Villas, the guests have the opportunity to choose the one that suits their needs.

The dining at the resort is another exclusivity that features delicacies from the Mediterranean, Mexican, Asian and local Maldives. The Kaani specializes in International cuisines, Azzurro is known for Mediterranean cuisine, whereas Funa serves the guests with seafood delicacies. The hotel also takes care of kids' choices with its specialized menu and has options like outdoor BBQ or in-Villa dining.

The resort features an opulent Angsana Spa for a rejuvenating treat and a fully equipped gymnasium for the fitness freaks. Also, it offers various adventures, water sports, in-house games, entertainment programs, excursions, and much more to satisfy every traveler’s wishes.

Angsana Velavaru Maldives is a haven to enjoy a vacation beyond imagination and to fulfill all your sea fantasies. 
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Adaaran Select Hudhuran Fushi Maldives Resort | Get 25% off
  • 4D/3N
  • 4D/3N
₹117,199 ₹87,899
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Loaded with lush green vegetation, sparkling sands and pristine waters, the small islands of Maldives are home to various big wonders. WHat best defines a holiday in Maldives is hassle free transportation, thriving nightlife, chic cafes and loads of luxurious stay options. One such luxury resort is the Adaaran Select Hudhuranfushi Maldives where you can enjoy the best staycation of your life. Providing you with a chance to try your hands on loads of adventures, that too without stepping out from its premises, this resort aims to offer the perfect and proper maldivian experience to its guests. 

The resort has around 17 different villas and all of these are better than the other. Considering the fact that this resort aims to provide you with the best facilities and amenities, you will undoubtedly end up having the best time of your life. From its restaurants and bars serving an array of local and international delicacies to the array of adventures to add the much required thrill, the services offered by Adaaran Select Hudhuranfushi Maldives will leave you stunned. Your four days long trip to Maldives will provide you with enough time to spend as you wish, thus you can indulge in various activities, visit various locations and try numerous local delicacies.
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It was our first memorable trip as partners and it was beautiful. Fully satisfied and happy from the services and our travel companions.
Great staff.. Excellent buffet.. The entire water villa is really spacious. The gym on water villa overlook the sunrise is amazing
Amazing resort, very friendly staff great selection of food.the only negative thing is the internet speed but that's understandable.The water villas are amazing.
Heaven on Earth...Top Quality at every turn and interaction. Accommodations were superb. Private, clean, with fantastic views of the ocean.
Absolutely loved every minute of our honeymoon at the You And Me Cocoon. The island itself is beautiful, and our villa was large, clean and well appointed.
We enjoyed our submarine tour in Maldives. Also we were supported by transport and our pick and drop to submarine dive as well as refreshment drinks were also provided. We closely witnessed the sea and underwater sea life by a submarine. It was a good experience with the best of services provided.
Skydiving is a whole new experience and therapy you get only when experienced. We were supported by experienced and specialized instructors which made us feel more safe. Everything was provided to us and so we didn't had to panic about anything. t was a overall good teamwork.
We booked this city tour for us and it was absolutely mesmerizing, it being the city, with the vibrant street life or the handicrafts it present. As we were a group of friends travelling, it was complete fun enjoying our excursion specially being carefree as we had our pickup and drop arranged too. And as it was a waking tour we could also spend time on shops and stalls we were interested in.
It was one trip trip whose memories won't fade ever. Such an amazing experience we had throughout the trip. Loved the work you guys did. Thanks!
Cannot deny the fact that it was the best planned trip we went on! Everything was perfect and up to the mark. Will definitely visit again with Thrillophilia.

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People Also Ask About Maldives

  1. Which are the famous Maldives ocean villas for honeymoon?

    1. Lily Beach Resort & Spa: It offers a honeymoon special including cakes, wine, a candlelit dinner, an exotic bath ceremony and bed decoration.

    2. Reethi Faru Resort: 
    The lush coconut groves, living reef, and emerald waters abounding the resort create a magical ambience for your honeymoon. The restaurants serving boutique international cuisine, fine wines, and the bridal suite create a unique honeymoon experience.

    3. Sun Island Resort & Spa: 
    It is counted among the comparatively cheap ocean villas in Maldives. You can dress up for a romantic date with the make-up and hairstyling services, enjoy scrumptious world-cuisine and champagne, and groove to DJ music at the nightclub.
  2. Which are the best luxury Maldives ocean villas?

    1. Medhufushi Island Resort: One of the most popular Maldives ocean villas, it offers flavoursome culinary arrangements, revitalizing wellness treatments, and fun-filled recreational activities like DJ nights, cultural performances, dolphin spotting, snorkelling, kayaking, and more.

    2. Sheraton Full Moon Resort and Spa: 
    Located on a private island, it offers sumptuous breakfast spreads, dinner buffets with seafood at seaside settings, rejuvenating Ayurvedic treatments, plunge pools and leisure activities.

    3. Oblu by Atmosphere: 
    Serving every traveller’s unique preference, the cosy rooms, soothing spa sessions, international gourmet food, exotic cocktails, private beach, and exciting water activities at this 4-star luxury resort make an unforgettable holiday.
  3. How much do Maldives ocean villas cost?

    The Maldives is an exotic holiday destination, often catering to the discerning travellers. However, you can still find Maldives ocean villas that suit your budget. Costs vary from one resort to another, and overnight stays range from INR 8,000 to over INR 34,0000. You can look for attractive deals on reputed holiday organizers’ websites.
  4. What are the famous Maldives ocean villas for families?

    1. Conrad Rangali Island Resort: The resort features spacious private villas, kid-friendly buffets and a la carte menus, babysitting services, children’s playground with outdoor play equipment, and indoor games rooms. It boasts of 11 multicuisine restaurants on site.

    2. Kanuhura Resort: 
    Easily accessible via seaplanes from Male airport, your whole family will enjoy the water sports facilities and kids’ club activities at this resort.

    3. Anantara Kihavah Villas: 
    Young guests are pampered at this overwater resort with mini master-chef classes, a giant trampoline, and sessions curated especially for children at the spa. Gourmet meals and adventures like wake-boarding, windsurfing, canoeing, catamaran sailing and snorkelling are other star attractions.
  5. What amenities are available at Maldives ocean villas?

    - Infinity swimming pools
    - Private beaches
    - Onsite restaurants
    - Kids’ menus
    - Special diet menus
    - Free high-speed internet connectivity
    - Fitness centres with personal trainers
    - Yoga classes
    - Spa facilities offering massage sessions
    - Steam rooms or sauna
    - Hot tubs or Jacuzzi
    - Beauty services.
  6. Are unmarried couples allowed in Maldives ocean villas?

    Local laws restrict unmarried localites from sharing a room, even when only one of them is a resident of Maldives.

    However, the rule often does not apply to foreign tourists, especially in 5-star accommodations. If you are unsure whether the cheap ocean villas in Maldives welcome unmarried couples, you can send an email and confirm.

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