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Hotel overview

Hurawalhi Island is located on a charming private island of the pristine Lhaviyani Atoll in the Maldives. This piece of a tropical paradise can be reached during daylight hours with a scenic 40-minute seaplane ride from Velana International Airport. The resort is situated on a secluded coral island, measuring approximately 400×165 meters and surrounded by the Indian Ocean.

Hurawalhi welcomes guests who are over 15 years old - this is an adult resort! It flawlessly combines serenity and adventure, comfort, and thrill. This is the place where you can make your every day extraordinary and fill your heart with romance. The luxurious resort of 90 villas is as magnificent as the ocean washing its endless sandy beaches. Here you can take it easy and just be yourself!

Sports and entertainment

  • SPA. Duniye Spa therapists share their passion, knowledge, and professional dedication with guests. Each visit is a confirmation of the quality of service and competence. Duniye Spa Group is the winner of several international awards and prizes. Here guests are pampered and truly loved!
  • Snorkeling. Coral reefs near Hurawalhi are part of one of the most impressive underwater colonies on the planet. Species of fish number in the thousands, and species of corals - in the hundreds! Several reefs around the resort offer unique opportunities for observing sea turtles and schools of fish. To make your scuba diving adventure a five-star experience, join the seasonal Manta Mania - the delight of swimming with one of the most graceful and gigantic fish is hard to overestimate!
  • Marine Biology Center. Led by an experienced marine biologist and in close collaboration with Prodivers Maldives, the Hurawalhi Marine Biology Center is ready to share the passion for the ocean and present a unique environment for your exploration. The bustling underwater metropolis, which is located under the water’s surface around Hurawalhi, is definitely worth a visit. Lhaviyani Atoll consists of several narrow and shallow canals that direct nutrient-rich water to the island, which creates ideal conditions for more than 2000 species of fish and more than 200 species of coral.
  • Diving. Coral reefs of the Maldives are considered the best place for year-round diving in the Indian Ocean. Scuba diving around Hurawalhi is a true joy! Manta rays, reef sharks, sea turtles - the local inhabitants will make a very lasting impression on you.
  • Water sports. Parasailing, sea safari, water skiing, boat races, and much more - the resort will tailor the activities to your - and yours only - liking!
  • Fitness Centre. A variety of first-class training equipment and a separate area for yoga or pilates. It has everything that every guest needs: treadmills, cardiovascular equipment, exercise balls, weightlifting equipment. Stay healthy and fit!
  • Guided tours. From romantic boat trips to ocean fishing - it is the must-do part of your tropical island getaway!
  • Game room and outdoor areas. Football field, comfortable tennis courts, board games - make your leisure time as active and comfortable as possible!

Restaurants and bars

The resort treats guests at the three sophisticated restaurants, organizes wine tasting in the wine cellar and entertains at two bars:

  • Canneli is a main resort restaurant. Here they serve the finest international cuisine courses, offer a breakfast buffet and gratify the tastes of guests of all ages.
  • Kashibo is a beautiful overwater restaurant with a lagoon view. Here they offer a range of fresh seafood and Asian cuisine dishes; there is a Teppanyaki grill and a corner of an open kitchen. There is also a wine cellar with immersive beverages collection from all corners of the globe. It is highly ambient and always delicious!
  • 5.8 Undersea is an underwater restaurant and a particular resort pride! The chef will surprise your taste sensors daily at 5.8 meters below the surface for breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Champagne Pavilion is a particular corner to admire the sunsets with a glass of champagne! You might be lucky enough to see the dolphins and the manta rays, which appear here frequently.
  • Coco bar is a great casual venue by the panoramic pool, where they serve the hallmark cocktails. Its main attraction is a lounging place with unusual snacks.

Various all-inclusive options

A generous all-inclusive package for the most carefree holiday is available at Hurawalhi. With everything you need to enjoy an unforgettable and convenient retreat, the resort’s all-inclusive package is the most popular and the most advantageous plan. For example, it includes selected restaurant and villa menu, high-quality complimentary alcohol, refillable minibar and much more. All the details may be downloaded from a special All-Inclusive Plus offer on the website.

Luxurious residence:

  • 90 beach and overwater villas
  • Pools and furnished sundecks
  • Ultramodern facilities
  • Functional design
  • Free Wi-Fi

Well-designed infrastructure:

  • Great panoramic pool
  • Beach with sunbeds and umbrellas
  • Jewelry and souvenir shops
  • 2 well-equipped conference-rooms
  • Spa-center, gym and sport grounds
  • Doctor’s room
  • Laundry

Getting here: the resort is situated on the Hurawalhi Island of the Lhaviyani Atoll, 130 km from Velana International Airport in the Maldivian capital, Male. 40-minute seaplane flight is available from 6 am to 4 pm.

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ADULTS’ ESCAPEHurawalhi welcomes guests 15 years old and over.

Hurawalhi Lounge (at Seaplane Terminal):
Arrival: Lounge is complimentary and includes: a cold face towel, water, carbonated beverages and Free WIFI
Departure: Lounge is complimentary and includes: a cold face towel, water, carbonated beverages and Free WIFI

HB and FB Meal plans do not include beverages

Transfers Terms and Conditions

  • Seaplane transfers are available during daylight hours only. 
  • Guests arriving at Male airport after 3:15pm are recommended to book a domestic flight in advance (depends on resort policy) or an overnight accommodation close by the airport to be transferred to the resort the following morning.
  • Guests departing Male on an international flight prior to 09:00hrs will be transferred late on the previous afternoon. Accommodation can be booked in Male at an additional cost.
  • International departure flights should be scheduled after 9:00 am. Departing guests will be transferred to the airport at least 3 hours prior to scheduled international flight departure with last seaplane departure from the island at 3:00pm.
  • Seaplane transfers are managed by a third party company thus it will be subject to availability and may be cancelled due to weather conditions or maintenance needs. In this case, guests may be transferred via Domestic flight or guests will need to book an overnight stay in Male at guest’ additional expense.
  • In extraordinary circumstances, luggage may be transported by a later flight (policies & procedures as per TMA regulations). Resort does not take any liability for delaying the guest luggage due to these reasons. 
  • If a guest misses their transfer due to International flight being delayed etc. Guest may opt to pay the supplement for changing the transfer mode (ex: from domestic to seaplane, etc) and this is Subject to availability.
  • Neither WIOTTO nor our Destination Management partner nor resorts are held responsible for any delays or cancellations due to the local seaplane carrier or weather conditions.
  • Baggage allowance is 20kg suitcase and 5kg hand luggage. Excess baggage is chargeable at $5.00 per kg, payable at the airport.
  • International flights must be provided at least 7 days prior to arrival.
  • On departure, schedule of seaplane transfers will be communicated to the guest a night prior to departure from the resort. 
  • Seaplane may stop in 1 or 2 destinations where the time of journey may be extended and guest will be advised prior to take off on flight.
  • 100% cancellation will be applicable in case of no show or cancellation as per cancellation policy.
  • Prices are subject to change without prior notice in accordance with any increases in fuel prices and taxes

Seaplane Transfer

Domestic Transfer


Approximately 35 minutes away from Velana International Airport, Maldives by seaplane

The domestic airport is 25 minutes from Velana International Airport; Dharavandhoo Domestic Airport is a 25-minutes speedboat ride from the resort.

Baggage Allowance

Baggage allowance is 20kg check-in luggage and 5kg hand luggage. Any excess baggage is chargeable at a cost of US$5.00 per kg and payable at the airport. Prices and weight restrictions are subject to change at the discretion of Airline Company.

Each guest (excluding infants) is allowed a 25kg check in luggage and 5kg hand luggage. Any excess baggage is charged a cost of US$2.00 and is payable at the airport or settle upon arrival to resort. Prices and weight restrictions are subject to change at the discretion of Airline Company.

Operational Hours

All arrival between 06:00 till 16:00 (last international arrival to Male 15:15) will be booked on Seaplane Transfer.

All arrival between 16:00 to 22:00 (Last international arrival to Male 22:00) will be booked on Domestic Transfer.

• Breakfast (8.00 - 10.30), Lunch (13.00 - 14.30), and Dinner (19.30 - 22.00), served in the Canneli Restaurant featuring “all you can eat” buffets with a variety of international cuisine to please everyone’s taste.
• Dine Around option of a 3-course lunch and a 3-course dinner in Kashibo Restaurant (pre-booking required and subject to availability).
• An additional 5-course “Teppanyaki” dinner in the Kashibo Restaurant for an exclusive supplement of US$55 per person.
• An additional 5-course “Chef’s Table” set dinner on the beach for an exclusive supplement of US$60 per person.
• An additional 5 course lunch at the 5.8 Undersea restaurant for an exclusive supplement of $175 per person.
• A bottle of Taittinger Champagne with Chef’s gorgeous canapes served in the Champagne Pavilion for an exclusive supplement of US$75.
• 24 Hour “A La Carte Snack Menu” served “all day/all night” in the Coco Bar.
• Unlimited “all you can drink” alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages “all day - all night”, as follows:
A variety of over 50 alcoholic cocktails – including signature cocktails       
All non alcoholic cocktails, smoothies and freshly squeezed fruit juices        
55 premium brands spirits and liqueurs, port and sherry        
An extensive wine selection of over 60 wines       
 Selection of International draught beer, bottled beer and cider        
Coffee, tea, iced coffee, iced tea, espresso, cappuccino, latte and macchiato - freshly brewed        
Soft drinks - Coke, Diet Coke, Fanta Orange, Sprite, Ginger Ale, Bitter Lemon, iced tea, tonic and soda       
Hurawalhi bottled water (1 litre), mineral water and sparkling water
• Mini bar alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, as follows: House wine (750 ml) - red, white, rose and sparkling Canned beer and Energy Drink        Bottled Spirit Selection         Soft drinks - Coke, Diet Coke, Fanta Orange, Sprite, Bitter Lemon, tonic and soda , Mineral water and sparkling water (500 ml) , Selection of coffees (Nespresso machine) and teas, Assorted snacks         
The mini bar is refilled once per day per a regular schedule
• One demi bottle of Champagne served in villa on arrival, per villa, per length of stay.
• One Sunset Dolphin Cruise, regularly scheduled.
• Free use of the Fitness Center, Tennis, Beach Volleyball and Badminton Courts;       Table Tennis, Billiards and Football Grounds (equipment included).
• Free use of Kayaks and Windsurfing Equipment (for experienced windsurfers only).
• Free use of Snorkeling Equipment.
• One 1/2 hour Group Snorkeling Lesson, regularly scheduled.
• One 1/2 hour Group Windsurfing Lesson, regularly scheduled.
• Free Yoga Group Sessions include Asanas and Yoga Nidra, regularly scheduled.       
There is no discount for beverage and supplements (Meal Plans, Xmas Eve and New Year’s Eve Gala Dinners).

• 7 course dinner at 5.8 Undersea Restaurant, Destination Dining, In-Villa Dining, Spa Treatments, Watersports and Excursions.
• Beverage from In-Villa Dining, Mini Bar and Wine Refrigerator items not listed above.
• Beverage not listed above, such as other selections from the Wine List.

• Food and Beverage is for your own consumption; served one glass at a time, while at the Resort’s Restaurants or Bars.
• All guests registered in the same villa must be on the "All Inclusive Plus Package".
• Management reserves the right not to serve alcoholic beverage to inebriated guests.
• There are no refunds or substitutions, nor are any benefits transferable to another guest.
• The "All Inclusive Plus Package" is available only for the guest’s entire length of stay.

• Guests must sign all Food & Beverage bills, except for your buffet meals. Bills do not include prices and no charges will be posted to your hotel account for those benefits included in your "All Inclusive Plus Package".
• "All Inclusive Plus Package" benefits may be enjoyed until the time the guest departs from the Resort.
• Please remember that charges not included in the "All Inclusive Plus Package" must be paid upon check-out.

Special Promotions:

Welcome Drink: Complimentary
Honeymoon: Complimentary bottle of Champagne, fruit plate and flowers in room
Wedding Anniversary (Silver & Gold): Complimentary bottle of Champagne, fruit plate and flowers in room
Free WIFI: Provided in all guest rooms and most public areas

Canneli Restaurant, on the beach, serves ‘all you can eat’ delicious buffet style meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner. This indoor and al fresco dining experience features a variety of international and Asian cuisine in a traditional open-air dining room with live action cooking stations.
Iconic dining at 5.8 Undersea Restaurant, the world’s largest all-glass undersea restaurant offers an awe-inspiring set lunch and dinner. Stroll down a spiral staircase where you will be seated at one of 10 tables, savour the natural spectacle of tropical fishes complemented by a world-class tasting menu specially crafted to enhance your culinary experience. Foodie fact; the restaurant is named after its location, 5.8 meters (19 feet) beneath the lagoon’s surface.
Kashibo, Taste of Asia, this restaurant features Asian street food for your indulgence. Pamper your palate with Chinese, Thai, Indonesian and Vietnamese inspired cuisine; you can enjoy a range of seafood staples, vegetarian dishes as well as teppanyaki at this lively over-water restaurant.
You can also enjoy a range of other dining options at Hurawalhi; including a snack menu at the Coco Bar and pool, in-villa dining (24-hour service), Candlelit Beach Dinners or the beautiful beachside Chef’s Table.

Coco Bar is ideally located on the beach with an indoor area and beautiful al fresco deck overlooking the lagoon. Enjoy your favourite drinks as you watch the beautiful sunset or savour a nightcap alongside evening entertainment. This bar is open 24-hours and provides a space to watch sports events on the big screen or play board games.
Kashibo also offers an over-water bar where you can sample eclectic Asian-inspired beverages, including shochu cocktails while enjoying the tropical breeze as you gaze out onto to ocean. Evenings at Kashibo are just as beautiful as the day, with a drink in hand, enjoy illuminated ocean waters and glimpse the sharks and rays as they swim past. Champagne Pavilion, one of the best rendezvous points in the Maldives, this over-water pavilion is perfectly situated for Champagne sunsets. Toast to a sun-kissed day in the Maldives with Champagne and canapes on this intimate al fresco terrace.

The resort sommelier is on hand to help you choose from our global selection of wines, with more than 355 international wines displayed in our over-water windowed showcase cellar, located at Kashibo, you’re sure to find one that will suit your palate and complement your selected dish.

provides a truly tropical spa experience focused on wholeness, simplicity, purity and quality. The therapists’ healing energy harnesses Asian massage techniques alongside chemical free, pure organic products to create a natural, holistic and personalised approach to caring for each guest’s health, beauty and wellbeing.

include sunset dolphin cruises, private luxury sailing, deep sea fishing and more.

Beautiful white sandy beach, a magnificent lagoon and an excellent house reef for snorkelling. A sparkling freshwater infinity swimming pool overlooking the ocean, artificial turf courts for football (futsal), tennis and badminton; a beach volleyball court, a fitness centre with personal trainer, and a deep-sea sports fishing boat.

provides regularly scheduled guided diving and snorkelling trips, equipment and accessory sales, rental and repair, and a complete PADI 5-star training centre. A hyperbaric chamber is located nearby at Kuredu Resort Maldives.

The Maldives has the world’s largest known population of reef manta rays. The Manta Trust is a well-known, UK based, independent non-profit organisation, whose mission is to advance conservation of manta rays and their habitat through science, research, raising awareness, and education. Guests can take part in workshops and trips run by Hurawalhi’s resident marine biologist. Our team is here to share our passion for and knowledge of the marine environment with you, and we hope that your understanding will help conserve the natural beauty of the coral reefs.

including snorkel vest available at Prodivers.

offers jet skis, parasailing, water skiing, wakeboarding, fun-tubes, sofa rides, windsurfing, kayaks and catamaran sailing for rental and instruction, as well as group and private speedboat excursions (e.g. snorkelling, manta search, turtle lovers and dolphin safari).

features table tennis, billiards, a pinball machine, board games, Pac-Man, air hockey and chess.

includes BoduBeru cultural dance show, live music, DJ disco, divers‘ video night, Maldives culture & history presentation and other themed events.

FREE USE OF SNORKELLING EQUIPMENT- including snorkel vest available at Prodivers.

OCEAN WATERSPORTS offers jet skis, parasailing, water skiing, wakeboarding, fun-tubes, sofa rides, windsurfing, kayaks and catamaran sailing for rental and instruction, as well as group and private speedboat excursions (e.g. snorkelling, manta search, turtle lovers and dolphin safari).

THE GAMES ROOM features table tennis, billiards, a pinball machine, board games, Pac-Man, air hockey and chess.

ENTERTAINMENT includes BoduBeru cultural dance show, live music, DJ disco, divers‘ video night, Maldives culture & history presentation and other themed events.

WELCOME PAVILION provides a seamless check-in & check-out experience and quick access to Guest Services, the Excursion Desk, Thari Boutique, Fine Jewels and Pix Maldives.

MEETING FACILITIES include two air-conditioned rooms, seating 6 to 30 guests, and 5.8 Undersea Restaurant.

BROADBAND INTERNET CONNECTION at Hurawalhi we understand how important it is to share your journey with the people in your life and those quick ‘catch-ups’. We also know that your holiday is the perfect time to escape and disconnect from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. It’s all about balance, so we offer guests’ free WiFi in all villas and select public areas to ensure a great holiday experience.

MEDICAL CLINIC a resident doctor is available at Hurawalhi to attend to your healthcare needs.


Thari Boutique offers a selection of swimwear, sportswear, Hurawalhi branded merchandise, books, music, artwork, crafts, sundries, cigarettes, and more.

FINE JEWELS  offers a variety of gemstones and jewellery at reasonable prices.

PIXMALDIVES  is a professional photography service, the team of skilled photographers capture those picture-perfect moments for you, reminiscent images that will last a lifetime.

Celebrate a Renewal of Vows or Wedding Ceremony in the most romantic location in the world. These ceremonies are symbolic and therefore not legally binding.

Exchange or renew vows at one of Hurawalhi’s picturesque wedding locations. Each paradisiacal setting provides a tropical blank canvas for a ceremony you’ll never forget. Experience the romantic essence of the Maldives, start your happily ever after with a traditional beach wedding and celebrate your love with the sand between your toes.

Hurawalhi’s Dream Island is the perfect location for an unforgettably intimate wedding. Surrounded by crystalline waters, newlyweds can walk barefoot down the serene, petal-strewn isle on the atoll’s most picturesque sandbank.

Tie the knot at Hurawalhi’s prime sunset-watching spot, the Champagne Pavilion. Lovebirds can soak up the serene beauty of the island and its surroundings while saying their vows.Finally, celebrate your once in a lifetime love underwater, by having your ceremony at Hurawalhi’s iconic undersea rarestaurant, ‘5.8’ - the perfect location for your dreams to come true. Experience one of life’s most romantic acts, in the world’s largest all-glass undersea restaurant, located 5.8 meters below the waves and surrounded by magnificent coral reef and stunning marine life

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