Vakarufalhi Island Resort

Vakarufalhi Island Resort, tucked away in the remote corner of South Ari atoll, 90km away from the airport, Vakarufalhi is among the pearls that make up the amazing Maldives Islands.

Vakarufalhi, better known as Vakaru is a tropical island enhanced by swaying coconut palms and white sandy beaches. Surrounding the island is a pristine lagoon enriched by a stunningly beautiful living house reef.

Starting from US$ 290,00 Price per person in double room per night Full Board

  • Star Rating: 4 Stars
  • Location: South Ari Atoll
  • Distance from Airport: 90km
  • Recommended for: diving, snorkeling


    Beach Villas - The beach villas indulge guests with a feeling of complete isolation in the middle of a private paradise while being surrounded by the very best amenities. All 45 Beach Villas on the island are individual bungalows that are spread out across the Vakarufalhi island and are surrounded by lush tropical flora & fauna. All these Maldivian style beach villas are topped off with its very own secluded private beach. Vakaru beach villas are perfect for a private getaway. The surrounding lagoon and direct beach access makes it the perfect way to experience everything the Maldives Islands have to offer. Family rooms are available in 7 semi-detached bungalows. Room features: a private verandah with day bed and chairs, wooden floors, air-conditioning, ceiling fan, sitting area, 42” plasma TV, stocked Mini Bar, tea/coffee making facility, espresso machine (available at an additional charge), IDD dialing facilities, hair dryer, a semi open-air bathroom with garden, shower cubical and shower.

    Water Villas - The epitome of luxury and independance. Valkarufalhi Over Water Villas provide guests with the ultimate experience of the Maldives. Located on top of the tranquil azure ocean, these villas are spacious and oversized for the ultimate indulgence. Each is fitted with an extra-large bedroom and bathroom with a separate walk-in closet. The villas are also equipped with retractable windows which open the room up to spectacular views of the stunning Maldivan ocean and deck. The bed of the villa also faces the stunning views of the ocean. Family rooms are available in 7 semi-detached bungalows. The Water Villas have all the facilities of a beach villa plus a DVD player.


    Ilaa Dining Room - Offers International buffets with a wide array of choices. The culinary team at Vakaru resort has designed a mouth-watering menu with assortment of private dining options. All private dinning options are at creative locations on the island.

    Ihaa bar - Offers a wide variety of international cocktails and beverages. A line up of evening entertainment awaits you daily.


    Duniye Spa believes in an innovative approach which combines West with East, traditional concepts with modern techniques and high-touch with high-tech. They honor nature’s healing and beautifying properties using chemical free, organic and high quality beauty skin care line ensuring best results integrity and authenticity paired with professional ethics. The Spa houses six couples treatment rooms and a steam room.


    Vakarufalhi has a state-of-the-art PADI certified 5 Star dive center with professional European dive masters. The SCUBA Centre features guided diving boat trips and night snorkeling trips on the House Reef, equipment and accessory sales, rental and repair and a complete PADI Instructional Program.
 The center is conveniently located at the building behind the reception.

    Water Sports

    Water sport center offers non-motorized water sports for new or experienced windsurfers and catamaran sailors. Instructors are available to give lessons on water sports equipment. Kayaks are available to row along the lagoon. Big game fishing, sunset fishing.

    Other Activities

    Excursions: whale shark seeking, the Robinson Crusoe in an uninhibited sandbank, snorkeling trip, fisherman village, island hopping. Weekly evening programs including “Bodu Beru” cultural dance shows, diver’s slide show, the famous crab race, movie under the stars, live band, disco are offered at Vakarufalhi to keep you entertained.

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