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Hotel overview

Vakkaru Island lies within the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of Baa Atoll. A unique reef island is blessed with white sands, tropical greenery and luxurious resort. Vakkaru infrastructure was created according to the highest standards. Guests of all ages and characters will find exciting entertainments here. The resort includes 113 deluxe overwater and beach villas, an overwater spa center, an entertainment center, a kids’ club and a gym. There are five sensational restaurants, two bars and a wine cellar. The venue offers a superlative choice of water sports, diving, beach leisure and excursions. Vakkaru Maldives is an excellent choice for an unforgettable carefree getaway at the tropical islands.

Restaurants and bars

The resort venues offer a wide range of European and Asian cuisines, exquisite delicacies, a curated selection of wine in a wine cellar and a vast range of beverages.

  • Amaany is a distinguished beach restaurant. It serves breakfast and dinner in a tranquil airy environment offering a vast choice of international cuisine dishes.
  • Vakku is an open-air grill restaurant and offers grilled meat and seafood, abundant wine collection and sunset vistas. It is open for lunch and dinner.
  • Onu is a sophisticated Asian style restaurant offering traditional South-East Asia courses. The resort organic farm is located right by Onu.
  • Isoletta is an ambient Italian restaurant with extraordinary design. The Italian chef menu is offered for lunch and dinner.
  • Luxury Destination Dining is a possibility to enjoy a cozy dining experience with your family or a romantic dinner with your loved one at a remote sea bank. A vast menu event will be organized according to your personal preferences.
  • Cabana is a poolside lounge with stylish design, relaxed ambiance, cocktails, beverages and snacks all day long.
  • Lagoon Bar is a fashionable overwater lounge with breathtaking sunset views, exotic cocktails and Japanese delicacies.
  • Vakkaru Reserve is a wine cellar offering wine tasting with a sommelier. It has a communal dining table for 10, serving vintage and non-vintage wines and snacks.

Splash water sports and dive center

Diving. Splash entertainment center offers magnificent diving excursions at the house reef, Certified PADI instructors conduct courses on various diving techniques. All necessary equipment is ready for rent. Baa Atoll is famous as a place of outstanding Maldivian nature. Manta rays and whale sharks may be seen here from May to October.

Water sports are multiple at Vakkaru, including parasailing, water ski, wakeboarding, stand up paddleboard, kayaking, sailing, kite surfing and much more. Boat rental is available for your private events.

Excursions. Splash organizes a variety of fascinating sea trips:

  • Snorkeling trips
  • Dolphin-quests
  • Local islands excursions
  • Romantic sunset cruise
  • Traditional Maldivian sunset fishing and big game fishing

Parrotfish Kids’ club

Both adults and children will enjoy Vakkaru vacation. The resort kids’ club offers joyful and versatile leisure time, including creative activities, games, kids’ pool and restaurant. The club invites younger guests aged 3 to 12. Children under 3 are able to visit the club while accompanied by their parents or a babysitter. The working hours are from 8:30 am to 6 pm. 

Coconut Club

Vakkaru offers to have some fun at round-the-clock entertainment center for the whole family. A pool table, ping-pong and table soccer, a reading area, a lounge, tea and coffee making facilities are there for you.


The 24/7 resort gym is equipped with ultramodern facilities. It is constructed over water and offers an outdoor terrace for comfortable trainings. You can choose from yoga, pilates or cardio training. There are two tennis courts, volleyball and badminton grounds on the island.

Merana Spa

Modern overwater spa center offers complex regeneration, including rejuvenation techniques, relaxing massage and spa rituals for body and soul. It provides four overwater couple’s treatment rooms with ocean views, 8 single treatment rooms, a nail salon, a spa boutique and an outdoor relaxation area. Spa center guests may visit a whirlpool, a cold plunge pool, a sauna and a steam room for free.

Romantic Vakkaru

Vakkaru Maldives presents a lot of romantic moments. Celebrating a honeymoon, an anniversary or any other particular date may become the most romantic experience on the fairytale Maldivian island. Wedding ceremonies, private beach dinners, sea cruises, couple’s spa ritual, intimate villas, ambient restaurants and unique sunsets will become your best shared memories. The resort offers attractive honeymoon packages.

Transfer: Vakkaru is located 125 km from the Velana International Airport at Male. The seaplane trip takes 30 minutes. The transfer is offered during the daytime only from 6:30 am to 3:15 pm. Another possible transfer is a combination of a 20-minute domestic flight followed by a 30-minute speedboat journey.

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TripAdvisor© Traveler Reviews

Small paradise!

My wife and I spent almost a week in this paradise. Great service, structure and food. Prices are extremely high in the island, so just beware of that. Friendly and professional staff — Adel took...
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C FFayad Brasilia, DF

Amazing venue and beautiful people

This is my second visit here, I simply had to repeat the visit! This place is truly amazing; Excellent service, nice facilities, and amazing food. Overall Vakkaru is a wonderful experience. I must...
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C Ammar M Amman Governorate, Jordan

Counting the days to come back…

I cannot explain just how special this place is. I have been to Maldives before but Vakkaru is a different story. One that I am prepared to write from rainy London after the most amazing honeymoon we...
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C Laura Q London, United Kingdom