Home to sun-kissed beaches, swaying palms, sculpted coral reefs, luxury resorts and thrilling water sports, the tropical paradise called Maldives is your picture-perfect vacay destination. There are a thousand reasons why this island should be your obvious choice for the next holiday.
Given the plethora of luxury resorts on the island, you will be spoilt for choice. However, we recommend you to check-out the beautiful Dhigufaru Island Resort, nestled on the protected Biosphere reserve of Baa Atoll. From the moment your step in the stunning abode, you will taste and experience luxury in every single way possible. Whether you like to kick back, relax and take in the magnificent, stunning beauty of the island and surrounding reef, or if you looking for a more action pack, exotic adventure, Dhigufaru will fulfil all your wishes.
Guests can choose from 40 luxury accommodation options – 30 Beach Villas and 10 Semi-Water Villas – facing the sunset or sunrise, all of which exude an atmosphere of total peace and harmony. The villas accommodate two adults, with extra cribs and cots available for weary, young travellers. Every air-conditioned guestroom comes complete with a flat screen television, satellite channels, and a private bathroom. With stunning ocean's vistas and direct access to the beach front from each of the 22 Beach Villa Veli and 8 Beach Villa Boaku, you have the choice of experiencing the serenity and tranquility of the eastern facing Boaku, or the stunning magnificence of the Veli beach. Each Villa has a semi outdoor shower space, and indoor bathroom, and his and her vanity space. The room is decked up with all the modern amenities you will require. Each room leads towards your own veranda enclosed within a private garden with views towards the beach and lagoon. The 10 Semi Water Villas are perfectly placed to catch a magnificent view of the horizon. It allows you to have direct access to the Dhigufaru lagoon from the Aanu Sandrock, from your own expansive private sun deck. The rooms have a big bathroom, outdoor sun loungers, and a shower under the blue sky.
Wine and dine
Embark on a gastronomical journey with their range of dining options, with 3 designated dining spaces, with its own distinctive setting and vibe to choose from depending, on your mood and time of day. Designed with charm and simplicity, the space itself serves as an example of dining experience, as well as the style of cuisine offered in the main buffet Dhandifulhu restaurant. With panoramic ocean views, this eatery serves a delicious meal from every corner of the world, including Maldivian cuisine, which together combines rich tastes and traditional entertainment. The restaurant also has its own bar with access to a large selection of drinks for your convenience. Athiri is a Japanese restaurant that specializes in grill and seafood. They also have a large selection of the best wines from around the world. Holhuashi Pavilion is one of the first architectural sites that you see when you arrive on the island. The perfect hangout to quench your thirst, relax by the pool or enjoy the view from the inside of the three separate lounge huts surrounding the Thundi Pool Bar. The Bageecha Pool is the perfect place to exchange views on a romantic sunset, with easy access to the beach, as well as plenty of entertainment. The Thundi Bar has a separate kitchen where you can order snacks and bistro food, as well as an extensive selection of exotic cocktails. Half and full board as well as all inclusive meal plans on offer.
Dhigufaru Island is a home to Fulhangi Dive School PADI that offers certified dive courses and fun dive trips to suite professional as well as first time dive enthusiasts. At the heart of the Biosphere is Hanifaru Bay, only a short boat ride from Dhigufaru. Snorkelling with the Manta Rays is must do! The Water Sports Center is fully equipped with the latest and widest range of water based activities, from kite surfing, tube ridding, water skying, and windsurfing, to more leisurely activities including canoeing, glass bottom boat rides, and snorkelling. The huge reef which provides a natural protection from currents, combined with shallow waters and light winds gives you the perfect setting for variety of water sports. From excursions expect fishing (night, big game and traditional), island hopping, local island visits, picnics on sand banks, watching dolphins and other sea adventures. Funa Spa offers beauty services, as well as health and healing treatments, including Thai massage in a complex of 241 sq.m. The treatment rooms are private cabanas, placed at the back of the main spa compound, enclosed within a garden. The fitness center is set over the water, with easy access through a special wooden path from pool bar.
The Baraveli Kids Club is more than a creche, but also a place where kids can get more acquainted with the island, by learning about its diverse natural features, as well as the unique flora and fauna of the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve at Baa Atoll. The resort's dedicated team of child care will keep your children interested and occupied throughout their stay, with diverse programs suited for different age groups. It has its own library space with variety of toys and books, as well as a safe indoor playground area including a specially designed swimming pool just for children.