Majestic Places to Stay in the Maldives

From the Four Seasons' picturesque Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru to the One&Only Reethi Rah resort, find ultimate luxury at these awe-inspiring places to stay in the Maldives.

Photo By: Andrew Shiva [CC BY-SA 3.0 or Attribution], via Wikimedia Commons

Photo By: GARDEL Bertrand/Getty Images

Photo By: DOELAN Yann/Getty Images

Photo By: Martin Westlake/Getty Images

Photo By: Rubina A. Khan/Getty Images

Photo By: DOELAN Yann/Getty Images

Photo By: Marka/Getty Images

Photo By: Frederic Le Quere via Flickr Creative Commons 2.0

Photo By: Simon Clancy via Flickr Creative Commons 2.0

Photo By: Simon Clancy via Flickr Creative Commons 2.0

Photo By: shan.shihan/Getty Images

Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru

One of two Four Seasons properties in the Maldives, Landaa Giraavaru occupies an entire 18-acre island, complete with pristine white sand beaches and traditional over water huts.

Filitheyo Island Resort

Located on the North Nilandhe Atoll, Filitheyo Island Resort offers over 100 villas, beautiful surroundings and pristine waters.

W Retreat & Spa

Whether you're soaking in your oversize plunge pool or catching a glimpse of the Maldives’ famous yellow fin tuna through the glass-bottom floors, the W Retreat & Spa offers all the amenities you could ever ask for.

Taj Exotica Resort & Spa

As its name implies, the Taj Exotica offers its guests a day in Paradise. Set on over 50 acres, this award-winning private resort is the perfect place to catch your breath and escape from reality.

Soneva Fushi

Like a page out of Robinson Crusoe, Soneva Fushi is located on a no-shoes-required, remote island in the Maldives that is filled with intrigue, discovery and tropical excitement.

PER AQUUM Resort Niyama

Just 40 minutes by seaplane from the capital city of Malé sits the PER AQUUM Resort Niyama, an overwater paradise fit not just for honeymooners, but for families too. Niyama also plays home to Subsix, the world's first underwater nightclub.

One&Only Reethi Rah

Located on one of the largest islands in the Maldives’s North Male Atoll, One&Only Reethi Rah has 130 private villas, some set on the Indian Ocean or a serene lagoon, and others secluded in lush jungle surroundings.

Maldives at Kuda Huraa

Stay at the cozy Four Seasons' Maldives at Kuda Huraa, a relaxed island retreat, with over-the-lagoon bungalows and beachside, thatched-roof cottages.

Cocoa Island by COMO

Cocoa Island by COMO is composed of 33 thatched-roof bungalows that perch like tropical birds on the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean.

Olhuveli Beach & Spa Resort

Wanderlusters seeking paradise will be plenty pleased by this luxury resort in the Maldives, where powdery white sand gives way to astonishingly clear water and thatched-roof bungalows perch like tropical birds above the surf.

Dusit Thani Maldives

The Dusit Thani, a Thai luxury hotel, has expanded into the Maldives, so now you can get a big taste of Thailand amid the islands of the Indian Ocean.

PER AQUUM Huvafen Fushi

Just about everything is over the azure Indian Ocean waters at the PER AQUUM Huvafen Fushi resort in the Maldives, save for a few beach bungalows and the windowed underwater LIME spa.

Velassaru Maldives

Velassaru is on a private coral island, a 25-minute speedboat ride from the Maldive’s Malé airport. However, with five restaurants, tw bars, a spa, and amazing amenities, you definitely won't be roughing it.

Shop This Look