Your holiday specialist for the Indian Ocean

Nestled in a pristine island, The Residence Maldives, exudes a private island sensation, where nature’s unparalleled beauty creates a mesmerising world away from the everyday. 

A 55-minute domestic air transfer away from the Velana International Airport to Kooddoo Airport, followed by a short 7-minute speedboat transfer, this beautiful island resort lies in the middle of the Indian Ocean next to the Equator. Guests can also opt for a direct transfer from the International airport to the island resort via a 90-minute sea plane journey.

Guest Services

  • Babysitting service
  • Bicycles to ride around the island
  • Buggy service to transport you around the island
  • Fruits, sorbets and ice lollies by the poolside (complimentary)
  • Laundry service including complimentary pressing of two items per stay
  • Multilingual concierge
  • Scheduled yoga classes (complimentary)
  • Speedboat and domestic flight transfers
  • Standard All Inclusive Package

    DINING EXPERIENCE

    Breakfast

    • Buffet breakfast at The Dining Room 

    Lunch

    • Set or Ala Carte Lunch (2 course) at The Dining Room or at The Beach Bar 

    Dinner

    • Set or Buffet dinner at The Dining Room
    • Option of USD30 per adult per day for supplement at overwater restaurant The Falhumaa for set dinner (once per person) (pre-reservation required)

    BEVERAGES

    • Daily supply of 4 bottles of mineral water (500ml) per villa per day
    • In-villa coffee machine with daily refillable capsules
    • In-room Minibar with bottled juices, soft drinks and snacks refilled on a daily basis (refilled once daily)
    • Large selection of soft drinks, canned juices and in-house bottled water daily at restaurants during meal times
    • Unlimited draught beer, selective wines by the glass, selected spirits and selected cocktails, canned chilled juices and Tea & Coffee and ice-cream from 11am to 11pm daily at The Beach Bar and/or at restaurants during meal times

    ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT

    • Full access to fully equipped gymnasium, steam room and sauna room
    • Complimentary Sunrise and Sunset Yoga twice daily at outdoor overwater Yoga deck as per hotel schedule and subjected to weather conditions
    • Complimentary usage of Snorkelling equipment for all guests during stay
    • Complimentary rental of non-motorized water sports such as Kayak, Stand up paddling (excluding lessons)
    • Kids’ Club for child aged 3-12 year old with daily activities and games from 1000hrs to 1730hrs
    • Outdoor Movie Night at The Beach Bar as per hotel schedule and subjected to weather conditions
    • The Residence Weekly Activities such as Golf putting, billiard, Chef’s Carving classes, and Marine Talk etc.

    ADDITIONAL SPECIAL SERVICES

    • Meet and Greet by resort host on Arrival
    • Complimentary access at Moonimaa Lounge Male Airport on arrival with snacks & beverages and internet access
    • Personal welcome and escorted transfers for all guests to jetty for speedboat transfers
    • Unpacking and packing service offer by the Butler – on request basis
    • Complimentary ironing of 2 items per person during the stay
    • Complimentary access to the common beach pool – comfortable sun lounges & towels.
    • Complimentary buggy services and bicycles rental
    • Complimentary WiFi in the villa and access to The Library Bar – with access to a wide selection of books, board games, Xbox, internet services or select the latest DVD/CD to watch in the comfort of your villa

  • Spa Massage

    50 min Peace Massage

    Incorporating a combination of massage techniques from Bali, this is the perfect remedy for stress relief. Using pressure from the fingers, elbows and palms, this treatment stimulates, relaxes and soothes acupressure points and energy meridians.

    50 min Heaven Massage

    Luxuriate in a heavenly experience with a body and face massage that relaxes you from head to toe. This deep soothing treatment relieves sore, tired muscles with the heat from basalt stones.

  • Retreats

    Revel in from luxurious options to stay-in – from a variety of beachfront to over-water villas; all seamlessly blend in traditional Maldivian architecture with contemporary elegance and modern comforts. Classic yet modern in style, with high ceilings and French windows, each accommodation category is an airy, light-filled cocoon, offering a sense of intimacy with stunning 360-degree views.

    Room Amenities:

    •     Air conditioning
    •     Overhead fan
    •     40-inch LED television
    •     DVD player
    •     International direct dial (IDD) telephone
    •     Complimentary Wi-Fi
    •     Mini bar
    •     Coffee and tea-making facilities
    •     Nespresso machine
    •     Complimentary bottled water
    •     Personal safe
    •     Bath amenities
    •     Bathrobes & slippers
    •     Hairdryer
    •     Daily housekeeping & turndown service
    •     24-hour in-villa dining

    Beach / Beach Pool Villa

    One Bedroom

    With direct access to the beach nestled in a palm-fringed, airy relaxing space, these Beach and Beach Pool Villas (1 bedroom) offers a spacious living room that leads out to a private terrace where you can bask in the expansive ocean views.

    Both the Beach Villa and the Beach Pool Villa variety can accommodate up to 2 adults and 1 child up to 16 years old.

    Beach Pool Villa

    Two Bedroom

    The spacious Beach Pool Villa (2 bedrooms) provides stunning views of the beach and the ocean beyond. Embellished in elegant indoor comforts and spacious living spaces, these villas are an ideal retreat for guests travelling as a family. The additional bedroom features twin beds.

    The Beach Pool Villa can accommodate up to 4 adults and 2 children (up to 2 years old), or 2 adults and 2 children (up to 16 years old)

    Deluxe Water Pool Villa 

    One Bedroom

    Indulge in opulence and space with these stay-in options that comes with a private pool and a deck to unwind in absolute comfort. Surrender to the luxury of relaxation within the oversized living room and bedroom of the Deluxe Water Pool Villa.

    The Deluxe Water Pool Villa can accommodate up to 2 adults.

    Water / Water Pool Villa 

    One Bedroom

    Be dazed in mystical ocean vistas from the comforts of your spacious living room that leads to a private verandah, a private pool and a deck. Witness the gentle blues coming to life with its aquamarine world flitting in the glistening waters beneath you while the tranquil waves lapping at your doorstep. 

    Both the Water Villa and the Water Pool Villa variety can accommodate up to 2 adults.

    Water Pool Villa

    Two Bedroom

    Dine with your significant other on the verandah, right beside the private pool, under a star-lit sky or, simply soothe your senses with mesmerising sunsets while unwinding on the deck. The Water Pool Villa with its freedom of space is a haven for couples or families with older children, featuring an additional bedroom with twin beds.

    The Water Pool Villa (2 bedrooms) can accommodate up to 4 adults.

  • Rejuvenate @Spa by Clarins

    Step in to a heavenly destination, overlooking the lagoon and is set to provide you a relaxation session with a spread of massages and treatments by the professionals. Feel your tension melting away into the soothing sanctuary of the first and only Spa by Clarins in the Maldives at The Residence. Experience unique formulas specially developed for the expert hands of our beauty therapists while revelling in new depths of indulgence.

    The spa sits serenely at the end of a jetty, overlooking the calm waters of the lagoon and a rainbow of coral reefs. Comprising six separate pavilions and an en suite hair salon, the spa offers an array of holistic treatments, pampering massages, and hair and beauty services that will rejuvenate your body and mind. A large open deck, dedicated to meditation and yoga classes, embraces both the views and the breeze for the ultimate relaxation.

    Opening Hours: 10.00am to 8.00pm

  • Premium All inclusive package

    DINING EXPERIENCES

    Breakfast

    • Buffet breakfast at The Dining Room

    Lunch

    • Daily 3 Course Set or Ala Carte Lunch at The Dining Room or at The Beach Bar
    • Picnic lunch on our Castaway Island inclusive of return transfers (once during stay)

    Afternoon Tea

    Afternoon Tea available at overwater restaurant The Falhumaa from 1600 hrs to 1730hrs (once during stay) (pre-reservation required)

    Dinner

    • Daily Set or Buffet dinner at The Dining Room
    • Ala Carte or Set Dinner at overwater restaurant The Falhumaa with Credit of USD73 per Adult/USD36.50 per child (pre-reservation required)

    BEVERAGES

    • Daily supply of 4 bottles of mineral water (500ml) per villa per day
    • In-villa coffee machine with daily refillable capsules
    • In-room Minibar with beer, bottled juices, selection of spirits, soft drinks, with snacks refilled on a daily basis (refilled once daily)
    • Large selection of soft drinks, canned juices and in-house bottled water daily at restaurants during meal times
    • Unlimited draught beer, selective wines by the glass, selected spirits and selected cocktails, canned chilled juices and Tea & Coffee and ice-cream from 11am to 11pm daily at The Beach Bar and/or at restaurants during meal times

    ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT

    • Local Island Excursion inclusive of return transfers is included (once during stay) (pre-reservation required)
    • Full access to fully equipped gymnasium, steam room and sauna room
    • Complimentary Sunrise and Sunset Yoga twice daily at outdoor overwater Yoga deck as per hotel schedule and subjected to weather conditions
    • Complimentary usage of Snorkelling equipment for all guests during stay
    • Complimentary rental of non-motorized water sports such as Kayak, Stand up paddling (excluding lessons)
    • Kids’ Club for child aged 3-12 year old with daily activities and games from 1000hrs to 1730hrs
    • Outdoor Movie Night at The Beach Bar as per hotel schedule and subjected to weather conditions
    • The Residence Weekly Activities such as Golf putting, billiard, Chef’s Carving classes, and Marine Talk etc.

    ADDITIONAL SPECIAL SERVICES

    • Meet and Greet by resort host on Arrival
    • Complimentary access at Moonimaa Lounge Male Airport on arrival with snacks & beverages and internet access
    • Personal welcome and escorted transfers for all guests to jetty for speedboat transfers
    • Unpacking and packing service offer by the Butler – on request basis
    • Complimentary ironing of 2 items per person during the stay
    • Complimentary access to the common beach pool – comfortable sun lounges & towels.
    • Complimentary buggy services and bicycles rental
    • Complimentary WiFi in the villa and access to The Library Bar – with access to a wide selection of books, board games, Xbox, internet services or select the latest DVD/CD to watch in the comfort of your villa

  • Invigorative Experiences

    During your stay at The Residence, there is a full range of facilities and services to provide you with whatever little or whatever more you wish to get engaged in.

    • Beachfront Infinity Pool
    • Library
    • Kids Club
    • PADI 5-Star Dive Centre
    • Boutique & gift shop
    • Fitness centre
    • Hairdressing salon
    • Sauna & steam room
    • Watersports centre
    • Yoga deck

  • Experiential Affairs

    Embrace the destination through a myriad of activities – from lazing on isolated islands and sandbanks to snorkelling, island hopping or exploring the remarkable marine life in many nearby dive sites.

    Dive into the Blue

    With a very own PADI 5-Star Dive Centre while surrounded by rare, un-spoilt coral reefs and exceptional dive sites, The Residence truly houses the ideal ambience to splurge in diving and discovering the spectacularly underwater world. For beginners, there’s no better place to take your first dive into the blue. 

    Other programmes and activities available include:

    •     Deep-sea fishing trips
    •     Night Snorkelling and Fluo Night Diving
    •     Sunset dolphin cruise
    •     Underwater digital photography course
    •     Visits to other islands and local villages

    In and Around the Resort

    Enjoy the exhilaration of being on the ocean, hopping over to explore other islands, or learning about the local way of life with a visit to a traditional local village.

    Castaway Island Experience

    Discover our castaway picnic island – Koduhutta, accessible only by a Dhingi or kayak just two minutes away. Picnic Lunch and Private Dining Experience can be arranged at a fee. 

    Water Activities

    Being in Maldives and surrounded by the hypnotic ocean, it is just not possible to not have water sports lined up for all.

    Non-motorised and snorkelling activities:

    •     Beachfront Infinity Freshwater Swimming Pool
    •     Catamaran Sailing & Windsurfing (license required; beginner lessons are available at a fee)
    •     Kayaking & Stand-up Paddle Board
    •     Snorkelling

    Motorised activities:

    •     Big Game Fishing
    •     Deep Sea Fishing
    •     Fishing
    •     Fun Tubes
    •     Water Skiing
    •     Knee Boarding
    •     Jet Ski Excursions
    •     Excursions to isolated islands and local villages
    •     Island Hopping
    •     Dolphin Cruise
    •     Private Excursions
    •     Coral Gardening

  • À la carte

    From casual to fine dining, from light bites to sumptuous gastronomic delights, come and embark on a delightful culinary journey with an array of restaurants at The Residence. Explore a range of unforgettable dining experiences; on the beachfront, over the ocean, by the pool – the list is endless.

    The Dining Room

    On The Beachfront

    Nestled elegantly on the beachfront, The Dining Room offers both indoor and outdoor seating overlooking the lagoon. Begin your day from an extensive à la carte breakfast menu and healthy salads with light meals for lunch. In the evenings, dine on a delectable variety of World, Asian and Indian Ocean cuisine.

    Opening Hours:

    • Breakfast: 7.00am to 10.30am
    • Lunch: 12.30pm to 3.00pm
    • Dinner: 7.00pm to 10.30pm

    The Falhumaa

    Over The Water

    An overwater dining restaurant, The Falhumaa is built on a jetty above the reef. Offering an exquisite selection of western cuisine with the emphasis on fresh seafood and grilled meats, complemented by fine wines from around the world. A space perfect to spend time with an aperitif or after-dinner liqueurs.

    Opening Hours:

    • 7.00pm to 10.30pm

    The Beach Bar

    Island Style

    The Beach Bar is located beautifully overlooking the beach and partially submerged in the swimming pool. Relax, refresh and chill with light meals and exotic drinks during the day and evening.

    Opening Hours:

    • Pool: 7.00am to 7.00pm
    • Bar & Adjacent Beach Area: 10.00 am till late

    Private Dining

    Crafted For You

    Keeping in mind that everyone wishes to surprise each other with a moment that is exclusively crafted for them. We bring you a variety of private dining experiences crafted by a personal chef; tailor-made for romance.

    Sunset cocktails and gourmet canapes on the beach. An intimate candlelit dinner for two on the private terrace of your luxury villa. A uniquely romantic Robinson Crusoe experience, whisked away to your own private castaway island to be wined and dined beneath a brilliant canopy of stars. The options are limited only by your imagination.