- Distance From Airport: 97 km
- Location: South Ari Atoll
- Number of Rooms: 142
A Stunning, Untouched Eden Among Maldives Beach Hotels 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. -Nestled on the tip of South Ari Atoll , a mere 700 metres long and 140 metres wide -Just 97 km from Male International Airport , reachable in 35 minutes by seaplane or 2.5 hours by speedboat -A five-minute boat ride to Sun Island Resort & Spa , whose amenities are available to Holiday Island guests
Amenities & Facilities
- 24 Hour Coffee Shop
- Scuba Diving Facilities
- 24-hour room service
- Gift Shop
- Wind Surfing
- Water Sports
- Banana Riding
- Sunset Cruise
Super Deluxe Rooms
Relax in the comfort of your own private beach bungalow with stunning views of the Indian Ocean. Each bungalow sits directly on the breathtaking beach that surrounds the beautiful Holiday Island. Equipped with a host of modern amenities and indulgent comforts, our bungalows offer a charming, laid-back setting for an unforgettable Maldives beach holiday.
- Satellite TV
- Coffee/Tea Making Facilities
- Hair Dryer
- Sitting Area
- Sun Chairs
- Hot/Cold Shower
- Private Jacuzzi
- Private Pool
- Wi-Fi Internet access
- Bathrobes and slippers
- iPod Connection
- Yoga mats
- Mini Bar
The brilliant sunshine and inspiring views may uplift the spirit, but it’s the rich cuisine of Holiday Island Resort & Spa that nourishes the soul. Perfect the art of eating well at our four Maldives dining venues, each offering a distinctive allure for discerning palates. Feast on
elaborately sumptuous buffets at our Main Restaurant, artfully prepared and presented by our expert culinary team. Drink in the island’s stunning natural beauty as you sip cocktails at our open air beach bar. Or take a moment to rejuvenate with a light snack at the Coffee Shop, open to guests around the clock. From romantic meals beneath the stars to casual waterfront drinks, our Maldives bars and restaurants will satisfy your every mood and craving.
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.
open round the clock, and offering 25% happy hour discounts every day from 1830h to 1930h. A live band, DJ, Maldivian cultural shows or karaoke is available every evening.
located near the water sports centre, and open daily from 930h to 1230h and from 1400h to1800h
Activities & Excursions
Awaken to a world of possibility at Holiday Island Resort & Spa . Surrounded by a wide, tranquil lagoon and the clear blue waves of the Indian Ocean, this Maldives beach resort is paradise discovered for those who love the water. Explore the shoreline from your catamaran, or slice through the wake as you water ski the day away. Take an excursion to a local island, reel in the big one on a guided fishing tour, or start a friendly game of volleyball on our sandy court. At our Maldives beach hotel, there’s no shortage of adventure. Come experience it all.
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.
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 snorkelling 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.
Sports & Recreations
Start up a friendly game of beach volleyball or badminton, or maintain your exercise regime at our gymnasium. Enjoy an after-dinner game of snooker, or practice your backhand on our onsite tennis courts, which are equipped with flood lights for evening matches.
Beach & Lagoon
Our soft, white coral sands are fringed with coconut palm and warmed by sparkling sunshine, offering nothing to disturb your tranquillity but the sweet sea breezes and rhythmic lapping of the waves. To enhance this perfect vision of paradise, our secluded island is bordered by a wide, sandy lagoon and the expansive Indian Ocean beyond, ensuring spectacular water views as far as the eye can see.
Diving & Snorkeling
Discover The Wonders Of Maldives Scuba Diving From Holiday Island
Plunge beneath the topaz waters of Holiday Island Resort &Spa , and you’ll quickly see why South Ari Atoll has long been a favourite 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 colourful creatures and plant life. To help our 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 and afternoon dives each day, and holds a variety of training classes for both beginners and seasoned divers. The tranquil waters of our location are also conducive to snorkelling, which provides a birds-eye view of marine life below. Take advantage of our Maldives scuba diving packages, lessons and facilities, and discover one of the world’s foremost dive locales.
Onsite Villa Dive Centre, a PADI-registered facility managed by multi-lingual dive professionals
- Daily morning and afternoon dive trips, as well as two-tank morning dives twice a week
- Night dive trips available, on request
- A full array of PADI dive courses, ranging from Experience and Entry Levels to Advanced Level and Specialty Courses
- Instructor development courses also available
A Soothing New Sanctuary Among Luxury Maldives Spas
Find your inner soul at Araamu Spa, soon to open its doors at Holiday Island Resort & Spa . A signature feature at all Villa Hotels , our Maldives spa retreat will build upon the natural serenity of our island, creating a tranquil, soothing sanctuary where guests can nourish mind, body and soul. Rich fabrics, Asian artwork and locally handcrafted furnishings are framed with lush, local vegetation, highlighted by a landscaped courtyard and placid water features. While these artistically styled designs please the eye, colour, light, music and exotic aromas work together to inspire a sense of calm and relaxation. Regain a sense of inner balance at this Maldives spa resort, offering an indulgent escape to a world of personal well-being.
- Beautifully landscaped courtyard
- Signature rose petal soaking baths
- Sauna and Jacuzzis
- Spacious treatment rooms
Nurture Mind And Body At This Tranquil Maldives Spa Resort
Experience the gracious amenities and untouched splendour of Holiday Island Resort & Spa, offering an unimaginably beautiful setting for the holiday of your dreams. Book reservations at our Maldives spa hotel, and enjoy exclusive online rates .