A large resort suited to couples and families, that offers an all inclusive option, a great dive centre, water-sports centre and a house reef. Facilities include 2 swimming pools, kids activity programs, tennis courts and 8 Spa Pavillions


Set in the South Male Atoll on a private beach, Olhuveli is a delightful hotel welcoming both couples and families to this stunning part of the Maldives. Arriving by a 45 minute speedboat transfer from Male International Airport, you’ll reach this tranquil paradise where you can spend your days on the water or simply relaxing on the private sand beach.

Accommodation options at Olhuveli include Deluxe Rooms, Grand Deluxe Rooms, Beach Villas, Jacuzzi Water Villas, Honeymoon Water Villas, Grand Beach Villas with Pool, and the Presidential Villa. These are furnished in a contemporary style with wooden features and four poster beds and some offer private decks overlooking the lagoon.

The hotel is home to a 5* PADI dive centre, the Sun Diving School, where house reef dives and discover scuba diving courses are available, with the opportunity to see moray eels, stone fish and lion fish. Further water sport facilities at the Water Sports World, include; windsurfing, kayaking, water skiing and kite surfing. Other ways to spend your days include swimming in the two fresh water pools, playing tennis on the flood-lit court, exploring the Maldives on an island excursion and playing badminton.

Treat yourself to Ayurvedic massages and treatments at the Sun Spa where there are 8 spa pavilions each with their own courtyard garden, twin massage beds, rain shower and outdoor flower bath. Facilities at the spa also include a steam room, sauna, Jacuzzi, spa boutique and hydro therapy pools. For the children, the hotel organises an activity program consisting of craft activities, sand castle building and more, and there is even a kid’s pool and play area.

At the Olhuveli, there is a good selection of restaurants and bars. Enjoy poolside pizzas, fine dining a la carte cuisine on the romantic outdoor deck and international buffets indoors or outdoors. In the evenings, sip drinks at the bars and there might even be a Maldivian cultural show or weekly crab racing at the hotel.

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