13 Breathtaking Super Luxury Water Villa Resorts in Maldives with Views that are insanely Enchanting


Magnificent and pristine islets of white sand with tall palm trees, surrounding the turquoise ocean definitely make Maldives the perfect postcard destination.

Here you will undoubtedly find some of the best luxury beach resorts of the world! If you are looking for exclusivity, spectacular opulence, personalised service and some of the most authentic experiences, then you don’t need to go anywhere. Check out this list!

Where: Set on an island in the Malé Atoll, this luxury resort is a 40-minute speedboat ride from Hulhule Island.

Made for: Huvafen Fushi is perfect for those who are looking for urban high tech features and rusty yet contemporary designs.

What's so special: The famous underwater spa, ocean bungalows, jacuzzis, over-water bar, open-air bathrooms with waterfall showers and the twinkling-stars infinity pool are still amongst the most iconic in the country.

Accommodation: 44 luxury rooms

Price: Starting from Rs. 50,051

Photo of Huvafen Fushi Maldives, Kaafu Atoll, North Central Province, Maldives by Tanushree Patwa

Where: Situated at Baa Atoll, UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve, this tranquil resort set in 18 hectares of jungles and beaches, is a 45-minute seaplane journey from capital Malé.

Made for: It is perfect for those who are looking for extraordinary five star facilities, impeccable services, along with world class Italian, Arabian and Asian cuisines!

What's so special: Overwater villas with decks and private beaches and villas with contemporary decor, gardens and pools! Not just that, the five-star sister property of Four Seasons, Kuda Huraa, is a private tropical island to the south, linked by the luxury catamaran - Four Seasons Explorer, which cruises between the two resorts! It will take you to tiny pretty uninhabited beaches, exceptional dive sites and remote island communities! What else are you looking for?

Accommodation: 103 spacious villas

Price range: ₹ 97,445 - ₹ 2,22,493

Photo of Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru, Baa Atoll, North Province, Maldives by Tanushree Patwa

Where: 25-minute boat journey from the capital Malé

Made for: Baros Maldives is for you if you’re looking for enormous spaces with high end amenities such as private in-villa wine chiller, separate bar, espresso machines and bathtubs with views of the sea and beyond.

What's so special: It is undoubtedly the most famous and talked about villa resort in the Maldives. It is well connected as it is just 20 minutes by speedboat from the main airport. Diving, Snorkelling and their services get amazing reviews everywhere. And why not? Baros is among some of the most expensive options in Maldives!

Accommodation: 30 beautiful water villas in a semi circle in the lagoon plus 45 island rooms and suites

Price: Starting from Rs. 31,032

Photo of Baros Maldives, Kaafu Atoll, North Central Province, Maldives by Tanushree Patwa

Where: Situated at Fesdu Island, Himandhoo, this posh private island resort is 1 hour and 25 minutes by plane from Colombo, Sri Lanka.

Made for: Luxury seekers will find chic villas featuring decks with plunge pools, BBQs and daybeds, as well as designer toiletries and open-roof bath tubs.

What's so special: Overwater villas offer glass floors and direct ocean access. An outdoor infinity pool, fitness centre, dive centre, water sports centre, underground nightclub, spa are some of the options to choose from. Not only that, special aqua aerobics and yoga classes are also conducted!

Accommodation: 77 rooms

Price range: ₹ 63,029 - ₹ 1,84,599

Photo of W Maldives, Alifu Alifu Atoll, North Central Province, Maldives by Tanushree Patwa

Where: Emboodhu Finolhu, South Male Atoll, a 15-minute speedboat ride from the capital, Malé.

Made for: It is for those who are looking for some special treatment- their world-renowned butlers, are happy to arrange a whole range of water sports such as snorkelling and scuba diving. Infinity pool, hot tubs, sauna, treatments and steam rooms are some of the special highlights of this luxurious haven.

What's so special: There Japanese restaurant with an open kitchen, their overwater restaurant and not to forget - their chic cocktail bar! Their world-famous, award-winning presidential suite is, undoubtedly the most beautiful suite on the planet.

Accommodation: 64 sea-view luxurious villas and lavish suites

Price range: ₹ 52,876 - ₹ 1,51,303

Photo of Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Kaafu Atoll, North Central Province, Maldives by Tanushree Patwa

Where: Laamu Atoll - Amid lush tropical forest, this beautiful luxury resort is reached by plane, then boat, from Malé Island. The Domestic Flight is 55 minutes & then 15 minutes from the speed boat.

Made for: This resort is perfect for those who adore remote locations, uncompromising luxury and eco living.

What's so special: Outdoor bathrooms with rainfall showers, minibars, iPod docks, Bose sound systems and special butler services are available but the best part about the resort is the wonderful spacious Ocean Water Villa which has some extraordinary innovative features!

Accommodation: Total rooms =97 — 27 beach bungalows + 70 water bungalows

Price: Starting from Rs. 32,449

Photo of Six Senses Laamu, Laamu Atoll, South Central Province, Maldives by Tanushree Patwa

Where: Situated amidst Laccadive Sea, a 75-minute boat ride from the capital, Malé.

Made for: This secluded island is for those who love tranquility, hot tubs, saunas and steam! This is also perfect for couples having kids as they have special kids' and teens’ clubs.

What's so special: Having glamorous atmosphere and fabulous style, Reethi Rah is a cross between an exclusive country club & a billionaire’s playground with outdoor showers, terraces and water villas with multi-level decks surrounded by lounging nets.

Accommodation: 122 private villas

Price: Starting from Rs. 101,808

Photo of One and Only Reethirah, Kaafu Atoll, North Central Province, Maldives by Tanushree Patwa

Where: Kunfunadhoo Island, Maldives

Made for: People looking for eco-friendly, low-key, opulent luxury are most welcome to have a magical experience.

What's so special: The beautiful tree house villas are brilliantly designed and you feel close to nature as you walk barefoot for the entire stay. These beautiful hideaways are surrounded by lush greenery.

Accommodation: 55 luxury rooms and villas

Price range: ₹ 79,636 - ₹ 2,46,409

Photo of Soneva Fushi, Baa Atoll, North Province, Maldives by Tanushree Patwa

Where: Surrounded by white-sand beaches and coral reefs, this luxury resort is accessed by seaplane from Malé.

Made for: Sleek, stylish and glamorous design with extraordinary craftsmanship and detailing, this resort is perfect for those who want to check out some aesthetically pleasing decor and contemporary art pieces!

What's so special: Every single villa comes with a massive infinity pool. Open-air bathrooms, private garden terraces and in villa dining are some more reasons why you should visit this paradise of luxury. You can also opt for a lavish 4-bedroom villa on a private island which comes with a bar, a grand piano and dedicated staff. What else do you want?

Accommodation: 45 beautifully placed Luxury Villas

Price range: ₹ 1,31,316 - ₹ 3,03,988

Photo of Cheval Blanc Randheli, Noonu Atoll, North Province, Maldives by Tanushree Patwa

Where: Situated at Rangali Island, it's accessed by seaplane only from Malé International Airport, about 100 km away.

Made for: Set on two private islands connected by a long elevated walking path, the Conrad Maldives Rangali Island Resort has beautiful villas out of which some also have their own outdoor spa tub or a plunge pool, perfect for a couple who are looking for absolute privacy.

What's so special: The Conrad Maldives Rangali Island Resort offers a rare adults-only area on one island for those who'd prefer a kids-free environment. Not only this, here you will also find world's only all-glass undersea restaurant, an overwater restaurant and also an overwater spa. That is just so cool!

Accommodation: 71 water villas and 79 additional rooms

Price range: ₹ 40,772 - ₹ 1,67,994

Photo of Conrad Maldives Rangali Island, Alifu Dhaalu Atoll, North Central Province, Maldives by Tanushree Patwa

Where: Makunufushi, South Malé Atoll, Maldives

Made for: Cocoa has an atmosphere of a tiny intimate uninhabited island, with villas that are simple, yet very stylish. It is perfect for a couple if they looking for peace and tranquility away from the crowd! You should pack your swimsuit, and maybe a couple of books for an extraordinary experience.

What's so special: Villas are styled as local dhoni fishing boats with exceptional design! Here you can explore world class diving & snorkelling, exceptional house reef, powder white sand, superb holistic wellness treatments and delectable South Indian-influenced cuisine.

Accommodation: 33 overwater suites

Price range: ₹ 49,054 - ₹ 1,08,811

Photo of COMO Cocoa Island, The Maldives, Kaafu Atoll, North Central Province, Maldives by Tanushree Patwa

Where: Lankanfushi Island, North Malé Atoll, Republic of Maldives, Maldives

Made for: The resort uses all natural material with wooden floors. If you are looking for open-air living rooms, rooftop terraces, private motor boats, wine cellars and personal butlers, this is the perfect place for you and your partner.

What's so special: Their beautiful villas on stilts, their underground chocolate cave and their lip smacking Japanese cuisine, without any doubt!

Accommodation: 24 over water luxury villas

Price range: ₹ 77,469 - ₹ 1,75,791

Photo of Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, Kaafu Atoll, North Central Province, Maldives by Tanushree Patwa

Where: Mirihi is located in the South Ari Atoll, reachable from Male on a 30-minute picturesque seaplane flight.

Made for: Couples who want the best of both worlds! Combining modern and traditional elements, Mirihi is a paradise which has maintained its unique Maldivian character even after renovation.

What's so special: Mirihi is one of the smallest islands in the Maldives. Open-air bathrooms, snorkelling, diving, boat tours, private sundecks with outdoor showers are common everywhere, but cinema on the beach! That is something new.

Accommodation: 37 luxurious beach front villas and water villas

Price range: ₹ 38,427 - ₹ 1,18,601

Photo of Mirihi Island Resort Male, Alifu Dhaalu Atoll, North Central Province, Maldives by Tanushree Patwa