Your holiday specialist for the Indian Ocean

Anantara Dhigu, South Malé Atoll

Tranquil waters, white sandy beaches, tropical breezy environ and amidst all this, discover a paradise - Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort. Find well-appointed luxuries throughout the island resort designed with ultra-modern facilities and amenities to make every guest and their loved ones feel special.


  • The All-inclusive Plan

    Experience a plethora of choices at one go, packed with surprises, especially to enhance your lovely stay.

  • Stay-in

    Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort houses 110 superbly tasteful and rich in luxury villas. Wake up to a scintillating sunrise view from your ultra-luxurious beach villa or just walk down the stairs from your water villa and take a dip into the calm waters. Choices are many – ranging from beach villas to overwater suites - choose as per your taste and spoil yourself with either direct access to the soft, sandy beaches or the calm turquoise lagoon.

    *Every stay-in villa and suite provide complimentary WiFi

    Beach Villas

    Featuring rich wood furnishing and floors, open-air rain showers surrounded with lush greens, enormous bath tub, direct beach access, the Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort Beach Villas, offer luxury at its best. Expansive indoor and outdoor space, dip in your private pool, lounge on a sun terrace and choose from one or two bedrooms as per your requisite.

    Sunrise Beach Villa

    Surrounded by lush greenery, lavish open-air bathrooms with rain showers and boasts a large terrazzo bathtub under a thatched roof, the Sunrise Beach Villas at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort are idyllic stay-in options to unwind on the sun terrace, decked with loungers and dining furniture. Offering tranquil space to spend your island getaway with your beloved by your side, these villas provide the perfect sunrise ocean views for those beautiful romantic mornings.

    Features:

    • Sunrise ocean views
    • Direct beach access
    • Complimentary WiFi
    • King bed
    • Terrace with daybed, dining area and sun loungers
    • Open-air bathroom with freestanding terrazzo tub and rain shower
    • Private wine selection and minibar
    • Dressing area
    • Espresso machine
    • Yoga mats and beach essentials

    Sunset Beach Villa

    For the ones who wish to nestle in their private sanctuary and spend the holidays, lazying in the comfort of their luxurious abode; the Sunset Beach Villa at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort is just the right kind of stay-in option for you love birds. Opening directly on to the soft sands with indigenous herons walking around, mesmerising sunset views, dining arrangements on the private sundeck, well-furnished lavish bathrooms, these villas are brought to life by seascape colours and handcrafted timber decorations.

    Features:

    • Sunset ocean views
    • Direct beach access
    • Complimentary WiFi
    • King bed
    • Terrace with daybed, dining area and sun loungers
    • Open-air bathroom with freestanding terrazzo tub and rain shower
    • Private wine selection and minibar
    • Dressing area
    • Espresso machine
    • Yoga mats and beach essentials

    Sunset Pool Villa

    Imagine staying in a luxurious villa with a plunge pool, all designed to enjoy in the comfort of a walled garden, situated at the rear end of the Sunset Pool Villa of Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort. These villas are designed to offer the utmost experience of a peaceful retreat with locally inspired high-quality décor and an array of guest amenities. Choose to dine under the stars on the private terrace, served by your personal Villa Host.

    Features:

    • Villa Host service
    • Complimentary WiFi
    • King bed
    • Enclosed garden with plunge pool
    • Terrace with daybed, dining area and sun loungers
    • Open-air bathroom with freestanding terrazzo tub and rain shower
    • Private wine selection and minibar
    • Dressing area
    • Espresso machine
    • Yoga mats and beach essentials

    Anantara Pool Villa

    Step-in to a world of opulence and stay-in at the grandeur Anantara Pool Villa housed at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort. With exquisite sunset views, a Villa Host to assist you with your every essentials, a gorgeous private beachfront plunge pool complete with day bed, sun loungers and dining area, these villas cater to your every whim and fancy during your splendid island vacay.

    Features:

    • Villa Host service
    • Complimentary WiFi
    • King bed
    • Beachfront swimming pool and rinse shower
    • Terrace with daybed, dining area and sun loungers
    • Open-air bathroom with freestanding terrazzo tub and rain shower
    • Dressing area
    • Private wine selection and minibar
    • Espresso machine
    • Yoga mats and beach essentials

    Two Bedroom Family Villa

    The Two Bedroom Family Villas of Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort comes with unhindered views of the lagoon, wrapped in the privacy of a lush tropical greens, a shaded terrace with sun loungers, private garden area with a hammock and its own beachfront. These comfortable and expansive villas offer two bedrooms equipped with 1 king and 2 twin beds – each with its own semi-outdoor ensuite bathroom – and opens up to the private terrace and garden area.

    Features:

    • Villa Host service
    • Complimentary WiFi
    • 1 King bed + 2 Twin beds
    • Private beachfront garden with hammock and lagoon access
    • Terrace with daybed, dining area and sun loungers
    • Open-air bathrooms with indoor and outdoor rain showers
    • Master bathroom with freestanding terrazzo tub and dressing area
    • Private wine selection and minibar
    • Espresso machine
    • Yoga mats and beach essentials

    Two Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa

    The Two Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa are semi-connected to each other offering the perfect space to spend your lone time as well as togetherness. Two separate villa bedrooms feature a spacious open air bathroom and are outer-connected via a sundeck. A private plunge pool, breathtaking sunset views and direct beach locations are few of the many luxuries, guests can revel in these opulent and magnificent stay-in options of Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort.

    Features:

    • Villa Host service
    • Complimentary WiFi
    • 2 King beds
    • Beachfront swimming pool with sunset views
    • Two master bedroom villas with separate terraces and shared sundeck
    • Open-air bathroom with freestanding terrazzo tub and rain shower
    • Private wine selection and minibar
    • Espresso machine
    • Dressing area
    • Yoga mats and beach essentials

    Overwater Suites

    Choose to stay-in above water with Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort Overwater Suites. Offering ample indoor and outdoor space to unwind, chill and relax with your loved ones, these luxurious suites come well-equipped with all kind of modern amenities and facilities. Capture mesmerising sunrise or sunset views every day from the comfort of your private sundeck, add the luxury of a private pool looking at the vast expanse of Indian Ocean while the sea life swims around and beneath you in the calm waters.

    Sunrise Over Water Suite 

    Come, indulge in a lagoon living at the Sunrise Overwater Suites of Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort. Wake up to magnificent sunrise views across the ocean through floor to ceiling glass panels. Enjoy in-floor glass panels of the bathroom, offering glimpses of aquatic life swimming underneath. Step onto your sundeck to enjoy sun loungers, outdoor dining, a rinse shower and steps leading to direct ocean access for snorkelling with the lagoon’s marine life.

    Features:

    • Over water luxury
    • Views of sunrise over the Indian Ocean
    • Complimentary WiFi
    • King bed
    • Steps into the lagoon and rinse shower
    • Sundeck with daybed, dining area and loungers
    • Standalone tub with framed lagoon views
    • Private wine selection and minibar
    • Espresso machine
    • Yoga mats and beach essentials

    Sunset Over Water Suite

    The well-appointed and comfortable Sunset Overwater Suites of Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort offer everything one seeks to enjoy in an idyllic island stay. There is no dearth of natural light, be it the floor to ceiling glass panels or in-room glass viewing panels in the bathroom floor. To spend your day lazying and unwinding, step onto your sundeck to enjoy sun loungers. Take a dip in the balmy lagoon below or sink into your freestanding tub and admire the horizon beyond. And even enjoy a meal on the deck.

    Features:

    • Views of sunset over the Indian Ocean
    • Complimentary WiFi
    • Private suite sunsets over the dappling waters of the Indian Ocean
    • King bed
    • Steps into the lagoon and rinse shower
    • Sundeck with daybed, dining area and loungers
    • Standalone tub with framed lagoon views
    • Private wine selection and minibar
    • Espresso machine
    • Yoga mats and beach essentials

    Anantara Over Water Pool Suite

    Choose the perfect retreat to stay-in and spoil you with choices. The Anantara Overwater Pool Suites presented by Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort are designed with contemporary styles and furnishings for an opulent stay. Plunge into a private pool at water’s edge. Take a dip in the lagoon beneath the suite. Gaze the stars at night and soak under the sun by the day on the private sundeck.

    Features:

    • Private plunge pool at water’s edge
    • Villa Host service
    • Complimentary WiFi
    • King bed
    • Steps into the lagoon and rinse shower
    • Sundeck with plunge pool, daybed, dining area and loungers
    • Standalone tub with framed lagoon views
    • Private wine selection and minibar
    • Espresso machine
    • Yoga mats and beach essentials

  • Culinaire

    Explore a myriad of cuisines at the gastronomical Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort with their awe-inspiring delectable dishes cooked to perfection by the Chefs. From seafood and meat grills, fine Italian cuisine, varying themed buffet dinners, to lighter meals for lunch at the poolside – options here are limitless for you to indulge your palette.

    *All restaurants and bars offer access to complimentary WiFi

    Sea.Fire.Salt.

    An alfresco dining space at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort, the Sea. Fire. Salt. restaurant presents a crossroad of cuisines and cooking styles. From breakfast, lunch to dinner; guests can enjoy exquisite dishes from both land and sea. Savour freshly caught Maldivian favourites in flame grilled, tandoori style, wok sautéed or cooked to perfection in a wood-fired oven. This grill specialty eatery is located right over the crystal waters. Vegetarian options are also available here.

    Opening Hours:

    Breakfast: 7.00 am – 11.00 am
    Lunch: 12.30 pm – 2.30 pm
    Dinner: 6.00 pm – 10.00 pm

    Cuisine: Seafood

    Aqua Bar

    Located poolside, the Aqua Bar of Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort is the perfect space to unwind while you delish on a light lunch or small bites and sip on some delicious concoctions freshly prepared by the mixologists. Relax on the loungers or the ocean hammock and soak under the sun while exploring the bar menu. Guests can also swim up to the bar for a chilled refreshment.

    Opening Hours:

    Bar: 10.00 am – 12.00 midnight
    Dining: 11.00 am – 6.00 pm

    Cuisine: Drinks & Light Dining

    73 Degrees

    Indulge your taste buds with a sumptuous breakfast buffet, every morning at 73 Degrees of Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort. Enjoy from an extensive a la carte selection of international breakfast classics, such as, freshly brewed coffee, tropical fruit juices, cereals, homemade breads, grilled meats, vegetables and omelettes made to order. And in the evening, the restaurant transforms into an authentic Italian specialty oceanfront dining venue. Explore from a wide range of wine selections to enhance your dining experience.

    Opening Hours:

    Breakfast: 7.00 am – 11.00 am
    Dinner: 6.00 pm - 10.00 pm

    Cuisine: Italian

    Location: Anantara Veli Maldives Resort

    Baan Huraa

    Poised over water, on the edge of an inner lagoon and outer reef, guests can indulge in authentic Thai cuisine at Baan Huraa restaurant of Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort. Choose from an array of specialty dishes – sour spicy salads from the Northeast, hot coconut curries from the South, appetizing dishes from the Central Plains accompanied by fragrant jasmine rice.

    Opening Hours:

    Lunch: 1.00 pm – 3.00 pm
    Dinner: 6.00 pm – 10.00 pm

    Cuisine: Thai

    Location: Anantara Veli Maldives Resort

    Origami

    Sample some impressive choices; from hand crafted sushi & sashimi, slow charcoal grilled delicacies in skewers and signature dishes at Origami – a Japanese specialty restaurant at the stunning Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort. Embark on a unique dining experience with live teppanyaki chefs. Guests can also enjoy a wine cellar – The Vault – where each course is prepared by a private chef tailored to pair with a glass of wine recommended by the Wine Guru.

    Opening Hours:

    Dinner: 6.00 pm – 9.30 pm

    Cuisine: Modern Japanese

    Dhoni Bar 

    A perfect poolside lounging space to relax and unwind, the Dhoni Bar at the Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort serves an array of island-style cocktails, mocktails and iced-coffees. Relish some gourmet sandwiches, paninis and wood-fired pizzas as you enjoy some stunning, eye-catching sunsets with your loved ones.

    Opening Hours:

    Bar: 10.00 am – 12.00 midnight

    Dining: 12.00 noon – 8.00 pm (10.00 pm on Wednesdays)

    Cuisine: Drinks & Light Dining

    Spice Spoons

    For the chef in you, explore step-by-step cooking classes held by cooking professionals of Anantara Dhigu , guiding you to prepare a stunning Maldivian and/or Thai feast for lunch. Starting from picking up the freshest of ingredients to dicing, slicing, pounding and stirring, following up with garnishing or table-setting classes. So that you can flaunt your newly learnt culinary skills when you are back home.

    *24-hour advance reservation required

    Cuisine: International

    Dining by Design

    While staying at the luxurious Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort, guests must try one of the various Dine by Design experience. A private chef, a unique location in the island, freshly cooked meals served on a dugout table while your toes dipped in to the soft, white sands and all this encapsulated to offer an intimate and private dining event; just for the two of you.

    Group of guests can also opt for a wine tasting session by the lagoon, or set sail for the day to a deserted island to enjoy the catch of the day.

    *On request

    Cuisine: Private Dining

    In-Villa Dining

    On days, you wish to relax, chill and enjoy luxurious dining in the comfort of your private villa or over water suite, the In-Villa Dining options served at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort are in plenty. Simply request for the kind of delicacies you wish to savour and where - by the side of your pool or on your private terrace overlooking the cerulean ocean. You would love every bit of the experience that too in your own opulent stay-in space.

    Opening Hours:

    Available 24 hours a day

    Cuisine: International

  • Unwind @Anantara Spa

    Step into a holistic environ where invigorating wellness facilities and talented therapists deliver a comprehensive variety of healing, beauty and pampering treatments. Choose from 6 over water spa suites, each built over the lagoon with stunning views of the sea with full height windows and a bath that sits in a bay window with panoramic views. During the enriching and detoxifying massages, guests can look down through a small glass floor area at the reef below which allows one to watch the fishes as they pass through the sea below. Isn’t it a truly relaxing experience indeed at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort! At night, the spa looks magical, all lit-up.

    Opening Hours:

    10.00 am – 7.00 pm

    Spa Facilities:

    • Six over water treatment suites
    • Two open-air salas over water for Thai massage
    • Facial room and beauty salon
    • Hair salon
    • Expansive over water pre- and post-treatment relaxation deck with hot and cold plunge pool
    • Steam room and sauna
    • Indoor and outdoor showers

    Spa Journeys

    Tailored as you like; to relax or rev up, each therapy and ritual is uniquely inspired to help the guests attain their inner well-being. Begin each journey with a foot ritual to exfoliate and cleanse.

    Treatments:

    • Essence of Anantara
    • Dhigu Healing Massage
    • Couples Signature Massage

  • Wellness to Well-being

    Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort offers Balance Wellness Programme in which guests can choose to relax, renew and rejuvenate from inside out through various soothing ways. Indulge in ayurvedic therapies and spa treatments. Meditate and/or Yoga during sunrise or sunset overlooking the stunning Indian Ocean. Join multi-day programme of health and wellbeing. All these are guided and assisted by professionals.

    Cocoon Medical Spa

    Allow yourself to relax in a beautiful spa sanctuary while your body undergoes holistic treatments to detoxify and cleanse by a well-qualified and professional team of therapists. From weight loss to skin problems, the cutting edge and innovative therapies can help in every way.

    Ayurvedic Therapies

    From weight loss to joint pain, high blood pressure and migraines; guests can revel in improved health with a range of ayurvedic therapies that are both time tested and tailored to your needs.

    Treatments:

    • Abhayanga
    • Pinda Swedana
    • Shirodhara

    Nutritional Therapy

    In today’s fast paced world, we all need to take that pause and breathe, think about our inner well being along with outer wellness. Striving towards the same, Anantara Veli Maldives Resort’s Balance Wellness Programme introduces Nutritional Therapy, a holistic healing art, addressing the overall nutrient value of one’s daily diet to ensure optimal wellbeing and sustained health. Guests can opt for a consultancy session with the in-house resident nutritional and lifestyle professional for a better understanding of self. Currently, Anantara is focusing keenly on the wellness menu offering healthy, wholesome and nutritious delicacies for the guests.

  • Experience

    Whether you are a fitness or a nature lover or someone who loves getting involved in sports of any kinds, Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort has activities for every interest, from fun in the sun playing beach volleyball and badminton, hitting a game or two of tennis, working out in the gym or swim in the infinity edge pool. Choose from a wide range of activities in the gorgeous surrounds of our island retreat.

    Infinity Pool

    Swim, float and relax in the tranquil waters of the resort’s freshwater infinity-edge pool situated right on the edge of the beach. Or, simply lie back on a sun lounger with a drink and enjoy the tropical sun.

    Fitness Centre

    A state-of-the-art fitness center within the resort enables guests to stay fit even during their holidays.

    Jogging

    Run on a 12km stretch through lush tropical gardens or head out to the white sandy beach for an island exploration while keeping fitness on track.

    Cinema under the Stars

    Plop on the beanbags placed on the beach and watch your favourite movie on a giant screen under the Maldivian sky with delicious delicacies from a special set menu.

    Coconut Guru

    Enjoy fresh coconut water, hand-picked from the gardens and sliced by the resort’s in-house ‘coconut guru’.

    Entertainment

    For a chilled out evening filled with live music and DJ selections, hang out at the Aqua Bar of Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort.

    Cycling

    Discover the island with dedicated cycles for all age-variant guests.

    Library

    Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort houses a quaint library stacked with exquisite selection of books and magazines for the book-warmers. Sink into any comfortable seatings and lose yourself in a world of words. Computers with internet enabled are also available for use.

    Sundown Ceremony

    A cultural ceremony takes place every evening at the Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort where the resort team lights up the torches around the resort every day during sundown accompanied by traditional ‘Boduberu’ music.

    Tennis

    Try a hand or two in a match of tennis. Rackets and balls are provided.

    Water Sports

    Explore from a variety of water sports.

    Over Water

    • Water Skiing
    • Wakeboarding
    • Kneeboarding
    • Fun Rides
    • Jet Skiing
    • Sailing
    • Windsurfing
    • Kitesurfing
    • Paddleboarding
    • Kayaking

    In Air

    • Fly Boarding
    • Parasailing

    Under Water

    • Snorkelling
    • Scuba Diving
    • Freediving

  • Explore

    Explore an ideal tropical getaway experiences ranging from island hopping, taking cruises, deep-sea fishing, dolphin and nurse shark sightings, to many more; choices are endless. Discover a wide facet of island beauty with amazing oceanic adventures like never before – all and more at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort.

    Sunset Cruise

    Yet another perfect day done well when you onboard a cruise celebrating sunsets with champagnes and canapes.

    Overnight Yacht Journeys

    Choose an overnight journey and live aboard a luxurious yacht. Explore deserted islands, dive and snorkel untouched reeds and swim with the marine life. Savour delicious picnic baskets curated by resort’s Chefs, relish champagnes and canapes during sunset and glide into a stunning wine dinner on the beach, under the stars or on the deck. Retire the night below deck in an opulent stateroom around oceanic waves.

    Gulhifushi Picnic

    Spend a day at Gulhifushi Island. Swim, snorkel and marvel on the coral gardens underwater. Enjoy a sizzling barbecue meal, served by a private butler. Indulge in a healing and therapeutic massage later. Followed by a lavish afternoon sampling from a selection of aromatic teas and coffees on a sand table along with delicious sandwiches, scones and sweet treats. Enjoy your sundowner, cruising back to the resort while relaxing on the deck soaking in the sunset hues.

    Island Hopping

    Hop onboard a yacht, speedboat or a traditional Dhoni and set sail to explore deserted islands. Halt at a local island for tea and a glance at the Maldivian people, culture and lifestyle.

    Dolphin Quest

    Witness the majesticity of Dolphins leaping out of the water, cruising along side you and chirping in their own language, welcoming you to the isles of Maldives. Anantara Dhigu Family Resort has a large pod of spinner dolphins living in the nearby lagoon.

    Nurse Shark Snorkelling

    Nurse Sharks are very shy beings. The Vaavu Atoll, located to the south of Dhigu, is a haven for some of the most spectacular shark snorkelling adventures and amazing coral formations. Guests can also witness baby black tips, eagle rays and majestic mantas.

    Fishing Expeditions

    Try your hand at big-game fishing. Catch a magnificent sailfish, wahoo, tuna, mahi mahi or giant trevally with the help of expert guides who also happen to be local fishermen. Guests can also indulge in a traditional Maldivian sunset fishing.

    Through the Looking Glass

    Onboard a motorized vessel with a transparent bottom that reveals pufferfish, octopus, and bright schools of angelfish darting in and out of corals.

    Freediving

    A session of freediving liberates every guest who experiences it. With no oxygen tank bubbles to distort vision, the vivid colouration of coral and aquamarine life glows brighter and stuns the viewer.