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All prices include return transfers and personal service

Hotel overview

Welcome to a peculiar spa-resort Equator Village which is a beautiful tropical spot in Addu Atoll. An exotic adventure on one of the largest, most interesting and historically rich Maldivian atolls, starts when you cross the equator! Gan Island, on which a 4-star resort is located, combines a unique beauty and an intriguing history. Until 1976 it was the British Royal Air Force base, and today it greets its guests with swaying palm trees and beach cafes. Equator Village has everything for an ideal vacation: snow-white beaches, warm ocean, lots of entertainment, excellent cuisine, wonderful spa and friendly staff.

Hotel infrastructure:

  • Main pool
  • Restaurant, coffee shop and bars
  • Spa
  • Diving centre
  • Coral sandy beach
  • House reef in 20-30 meters from the beach
  • Tennis court
  • Gym
  • Conference hall

Excellent dining and high-quality alcohol

The hotel treats its guests are the main restaurant and a stylish bar with careless atmosphere:

  • Vaivaru Restaurant is the main restaurant at the resort with a pool view. The serene setting makes it the perfect spot for lazy meals. A variety of Western, Asian, and Oriental cuisines, offered at the buffet every day, will be appreciated by the gastronomic enthusiasts. The southernmost atoll in the Maldives is also reputed as the atoll with the most delicious culinary delicacies. On special occasions guests are treated to the finest delicacies, such as Addu Kukulhu Reha - chicken curry, which is made using the special Addu Havaadhu, a mix of spices, which are only available in Addu Atoll.
  • Veragan Bar. Delicious drinks, beautiful scenery, wonderful company, and fun dancing - what else could you possibly desire for a wonderful vacation? It is in this bar that you will find everything and even more.

Comfortable accommodation:

  • 78 rooms
  • Simple and functional interior design
  • All necessary amenities
  • Excellent views

Fun leisure time

With bicycles to leisurely cycle through the scenery, excursions and fishing, as well as comfortable air-conditioned vans with experienced drivers to cruise around the adjacent islands - you may explore the exotic corners at your own pace. The historic sights of the island include the military memorial, built by the British on Gan Island, and Maradhoo building, which the British military used as the Armory during the war.

  • Diving and snorkeling. Diving here is absolutely wonderful! At the bottom of the sea there is a sunken ship. Addu Atoll can also boast of pristine coral reefs because this region in the Maldives is the only one that hasn’t been impacted by the global discoloration of corals in 1998. This is why you shall hurry up to rent scuba gear and a snorkeling mask, take an experienced instructor with you and explore the unique underwater world!
  • Excursions. Gan Island as well as neighboring islands are very beautiful! You will be impressed by the mangroves, exotic birds that can be found only here! Rent a bike, board a steamboat, rent a boat for fishing - generally speaking, do not waste your time because there is so much to see! Also, the resort provides culinary tours and tours within the atoll to learn local culture. Remember: you are on the last inhabited atoll on the edge of lush lands overlooking the magnificent Indian Ocean far away from the equator.
  • Water sports. For the most adventurous guests there is water skiing, for those who prefer a quieter time on the water there are canoe rides and paddle boats. A qualified team of instructors is available at the resort to ensure that your time on the water is safe and fun filled.
  • Sports grounds and game zones. Squash, volleyball, billiards, badminton, table tennis and tennis, darts - make sure you have enough time and strength to do it all!

Spa relaxation

Serena Spa encompasses traditional methods and natural secrets passed down from generations to generations to ease any tensions, aches or worries. After an hour of being pampered you will become happier and in tune with your natural environment. Spa centre is located in the quiet areas of the island where you can unwind to the sounds of birds, the gentle breeze and the soft lapping of waves. They offer a full range of massages, facial and body treatments using only the natural ingredients.

Transfer: the hotel is located on Gan Island, the southernmost Maldivian atoll of Addu beyond the equator line! There are over 500 kilometers to Hulhule International Airport. The transfer is an hour and a half flight on local airlines + a10-minute car ride.

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TripAdvisor© Traveler Reviews

Dream vacation south of the euqator

In mid-August, we went for our first Maldives vacation ever to the Equator Village. Important remark for all travellers that we didn't have on our radar at the time of booking: The Addu Atoll is...
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C iowaandy

Excellent location but not recommended for vegetarians.

Excellent location and excellent property. Very well maintained. Can get 5 star ratings also however very very less variety of vegetarian food options and the kitchen staff is not willing to cook...
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C jayeshashra41

Fabulous stay at Equator Village

This was our first trip to the Maldives: a family of 2 adults and 3 girls between 9-14 years old. Having spent a week in Embudu village, which was alright (another review for that), we were keen to...
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