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Package includes

All prices include return transfers and personal service
VIP Lounge on Arrival
Kids Stay Free
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Hotel overview

Lily Beach Resort & Spa is one of the best five-star resorts in the Maldives. It has gained an impeccable reputation for its perfect beaches, exotic house reefs, fashionable accommodation and top class service. In 2009, it was reopened after a complete renovation. Another special feature: the resort was the first Maldivian hotel to introduce a new concept of food and accommodation - Platinum Plan, which includes the widest possible range of services for guests. Lily Beach Resort & Spa is an excellent choice for both family and romantic holidays. Impressions for the whole life and full comfort are guaranteed!

Discreet luxury and impeccable service:

  • 125 fashionable villas and suites
  • Many additional services
  • Everything you need for a comfortable stay
  • Ultra-modern equipment of the rooms
  • Furnished terraces and swimming pools

Platinum Plan with a unique set of options

This exclusive, award-winning service is available in all the villas in the resort and offers many additional services:

  • French champagne to choose from
  • Welcome and assistance on arrival and departure at Male International Airport
  • Free access to the VIP lounge at Trans Maldivian Airways seaplane terminal
  • 80 wines from around the world in restaurants and bars
  • Four brands of cigarettes available in all bars
  • Lily Maa main restaurant: a sumptuous buffet for breakfast, lunch and dinner with an open kitchen, grill and barbecue (*special menu option available on request for specific dietary requirements)
  • Tamarind Specialty Restaurant: one a la carte dinner per person per week for a delightful mix of Thai and Indian dishes
  • The Spirit Bar: unlimited signature beverages, alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails, a selection of coffee blends and a variety of juices and soft drinks
  • AQVA Bar: a la carte menu for lunch, unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails, a variety of juices, soft drinks, a selection of tea and coffee blends
  • Vibes Bar: weekly entertainment program, a la carte lunch menu, unlimited cocktails and signature beverages, fresh juices, soft drinks, tea and coffee blends
  • Premium mini-bar, refilled daily with beer, wine, soft drinks, water and snacks
  • Free chillers on the beach with free access to a range of chilled soft drinks
  • Free snorkeling equipment and non-motorized water sports
  • Free fitness activities including aerobics, water sports, yoga, Zumba
  • Free access to the sports complex: tennis court, gym, volleyball court and all indoor games
  • Three free excursions per person during the entire stay, chosen from the available options: diving in the coral garden, fishing, sunset cruise, a trip to Dhangethi (a local fishing village)
  • Free internet access in all villas and resort public areas
  • Turtle Kids` Club for the youngest guests

Excellent cuisine, author's beverages and an extensive wine list

The resort offers its guests 4 gourmet restaurants and 3 bars, offering a new culinary experience and the best service:

  • Lily Maa is the main restaurant of the resort with luxury breakfasts and dishes of world cuisine for dinner. The best tastes of the world will be on your plate!
  • Tamarind Specialty offers an unforgettable combination of Thai and Indian dishes and an authorial approach to serving.
  • Teppanyaki will impress with the freshest tastes of Japanese cuisine - the best seafood and unusual combinations will surprise your taste buds!
  • Les Turquoise D'Aqua allows you to spend time with your loved ones in a romantic setting by the water. Take a culinary journey consisting of a tasting menu of five exotic dishes and wines.
  • The Spirit Bar with signature drinks, alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails, freshes and delicious coffee.
  • AQVA Bar offers exclusive teas, exotic juices and author's cocktails.
  • Vibes Bar offers a weekly entertainment program, a la carte menu for lunch, signature drinks, tea and coffee.

Tamara Spa by Mandara - the best spa in the Maldives

The resort's luxurious Tamara Spa by Mandara is the winner of the World Luxury Spa Awards in the "Best Deluxe Spa Resort" in the Indian Ocean! It is offered here:

  • Facial and body treatments using premium organic cosmetics
  • Various techniques of relaxing, toning and therapeutic massages
  • Restorative practices of Ayurveda
  • Manicure and pedicure

Turtle Kids' Club for the youngest guests

Its doors are open every day for kids aged from 3 to 12 years old. All the activities are specially selected according to the age and number of children in the groups. The indoor play area is air-conditioned and equipped with comfortable couches, a small library, toys and a cinema area. And the outdoor area includes a tree house, swings and a basketball court.

Diving center and water sports:

  • Diving lessons for beginners and courses for experienced divers, rental of all the necessary equipment, certified instructors
  • Snorkeling masks and tubes
  • SUP-boarding
  • Kayaks with glass bottom
  • Wakeboarding
  • Water skiing
  • X Jet-blade
  • Private boat hire, as well as marine excursions

Sports grounds and trainings:

  • Sports complex with areas of table tennis, darts, billiards and beach volleyball
  • Tennis courts and lessons with instructors
  • Segway tours
  • Yoga
  • Water aerobics
  • Zumba
  • Modern gym
  • 2 swimming pools on the territory of the resort

How to get there: The resort is located on Ari Atoll, Huvahandhoo Island, 80 km away from Male International Airport. Transfer by seaplane takes 25 minutes.

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  • 1 Bedroom: sleeping area is separated from living area with a door

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Additional information

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 (if route exists per each hotel) 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


Check-out time is 12:00 noon; Check-in time is 2:00 pm. Early Check in and late Check out are subject to availability and extra

surcharge. We recommend that for arrivals between 06.00 am and 02.00 pm, a room is booked from the previous night. Late

Check out fees from 12:00 noon to 4:00 pm are subject to 50% surcharge from the daily payable villa rate, subject to availability.

· Reservations submitted to the resort 72 hours or less prior to arrival will be subject to availability of the Sea Plane Transfers


PLATINUM PLAN INCLUSIONS – Enhancements Effective for stays from November 1st, 2019
• Meet and Assist on Arrival and Departure by our Airport team at Male International Airport
• Complimentary VIP Lounge Access on the Trans Maldivian Airways (TMA) Sea PlaneTerminal
• Selection of 80 Premium Wines from all around the world available in our restaurants and the bars.
• SelectedFrench Champagne Taittinger
• Four Brands of Cigarettes availablein all bars
• “Lily Maa” Main Restaurant A sumptuous Buffet for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinnerwith LiveCooking Stations, Grill, BBQ (*Special menu option available onrequest for certain dietary requirements)
• “Tamarind” Specialty Restaurant One visit per person per week to our Fine Diningrestaurant “Tamarind” for a chance to experience a delightful fusion of Thaiand Indian Fine dishes.
• “Spirit Bar & Lounge” Unlimited Signature Drinks, Alcoholic &NonAlcoholic Cocktails, selection of Coffee blends, variety of Juices and SoftDrinks.
• Beach Bar – great place at the beach serving unlimited alcoholic, nonalcoholicdrinks, soft drinks and juices.
• “AQVA Pool Bar” – ALaCarte menu option for lunch, unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic cocktails, variety of Juices,Soft drinks, Selection of Tea and Coffee Blends “Vibes Bar” Live Entertainment weekly, ALaCarte Menu option forLunch, unlimited Cocktails and Signature Drinks, Fresh Juices, Soft Drinks, Teaand Coffee Blends
• Premium Mini Bar, maintained daily with Beer, Wine,Soft drinks, Water and some snacks.
• Complimentary BeachSide Cooling box with free accessto assorted nonalcoholic chilled beverages.
• Complimentary Snorkeling equipment and NonMotorizedWater Sports
• Free access to Sport Complex: Tennis court, Gymnasium,Volleyball playground and all Indoor games
• Three complimentary Excursions effective from November 1st, 2019* per person per stay to be selected from available options CoralGarden Snorkeling, Fishing Trip, Sunset Cruise, Trip to a local Fishing Village.
• Complimentary Internet Access in all Villas and Resort Public areas.
“Turtles” Kids Club for the smallest guests with various activities and inhouse surprises
Platinum Plan rate does not include In-Villa Dining. Such requests will be subject to additional charges.
The services included in the Platinum Plan are packaged, therefore are non-refundable and non-transferable.
The excursions included are subject to Weather conditions.
Bars opening hours: “Vibes Bar” – (10:00 A.M. – 12:00 Midnight); “Aqva Pool Bar” – (10:00 A.M – 10:30 P.M);
“The Spirit Bar & Lounge” – (09:00 A.M - 01.00 A.M); Beach Bar – (10:00 A.M- 06.00 P.M)
Lunch will be included either on arrival or departure day, depending on the time of arrival at the resort.
 **The Platinum Plan may undergo some slight change from one year to another. The Hotel reserves the right to effect such changes with 1 week written notice.





WATER VILLA BENEFITS (minimum length of stay 3 nights) 

Sunset Water Suite  

Deluxe Water Villa

•   A welcome Bottle of Champagne and Express Check-in in the Suite 

•   VIP Fruit Basket on arrival.  

•   Private Butler Service  

•   Free access to Fine dining Restaurant “Tamarind”  

•   Private Sunset Cruise 

•   Branded Bathroom Amenities 


•   A welcome bottle of Sparkling wine on arrival 

•   Fine selection of Petit Four 

•   Branded Amenities 




Minimum Stay 4 nights:  

•       Bottle of Sparkling wine 

•       Special heart shape cake  

•       Local exotic flowers and fruit basket 

•       A Special 04 Course Romantic Candle-light Dinner on the beach for the couple 

•       Voucher of 50 USD per person @ Tamara by Mandara Spa (on treatments, except Pedicure and Manicure)  ·      In-Villa Bath ceremony and Bed decoration  

Minimum Stay 7 nights: 

•       25% discount on accommodation 

•       Bottle of Sparkling Wine 

•       Special heart shape cake  

•       Fruit basket 

•       A Special 04 Course Romantic Candle-light Dinner on the beach for the couple 

•       1 Balinese massage of 50 mins for the couple @ Tamara by Mandara Spa 

•       In-Villa Bath ceremony and Bed decoration 


O  Honeymoon benefits and discount applicable within 12 months after the official wedding date 

O  Wedding anniversary benefits and discount applicable every 5 years, within 6 months before and after the official wedding anniversary date 

O  Valid Official Marriage Certificate, to be presented to the resort upon check in to avoid revision of the rates. 

O  Please note the Spa credit can only be redeemed against the regular price list which can be found at Tamara Spa, and cannot be combined with any other offer. 

O  Spa credit is to be announced at the Spa reception prior to any credit or massage is redeemed.

O  Spa credits are non-transferable, non-redeemable for cash and cannot be credited towards any future return visits to Lily Beach, expiring upon departure from the Resort. 

O  7 nights offer is subject to a blackout period during peak season. In case all or part of the stay period falls into peak season, 7 nights offer will not be applicable.  



*NEW BEACH SUITE and BEACH RESIDENCE BENEFITS (minimum length of stay 4 nights) 

* NEW Beach  Suite or Beach Suite with Pool

*NEW Beach Residence with Pool


   A welcome bottle of Sparkling Wine 

   VIP Fruit Basket on arrival.  

   Private Butler Service  

   Free access to Fine dining Restaurant “Tamarind”  

   Branded Bathroom Amenities 


             A welcome bottle of Taittinger Champagne on arrival 

             Express Check?in in the Suite 

             Fruit Basket on arrival   

             Free unlimited access to Fine dining Restaurant “Tamarind”  · 1 Free Teppanyaki 

             Branded Bathroom Amenities 



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