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Get an overview of this hotelResort with private beach, full-service spa


On its own private white sand beach, this resort is in Dhiffushi, within the vicinity of Dhidhoofinolhu Marina. Regional attractions also include Manta Point and Vakarufalhi Beach.

Resort Features

Catch some rays on Holiday Island Resort & Spa's private white sand beach, pamper yourself at the full-service spa, or enjoy snorkeling.

Room Amenities

All 142 rooms provide conveniences like sitting areas and coffee makers, plus furnished patios and 24-hour room service. Satellite TV, minibars, and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

All-inclusive room rates at Holiday Island Resort & Spa are available. These rates are higher because they include onsite food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Hotel Amenities

Some rates at Holiday Island Resort & Spa are all-inclusive. These rates include onsite meals and beverages, and may include taxes and gratuities. Additional charges may apply for meals at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, certain beverages, and other amenities.

Step outside to feel the sun on your face and the sand in your toes on the white sand beach. Hit the beach and work on your tan in the sun loungers (chaise longues) or relax in the shade with complimentary cabanas and umbrellas. At Holiday Island Resort & Spa, pamper yourself with a treatment at the full-service spa or have fun in the sun with activities like surfing/boogie boarding and snorkeling.

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. The resort offers a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the resort's bars, which include a beach bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This beach resort also offers an outdoor tennis court, a spa tub, and a steam room. Guests can use the outdoor pool at a partner hotel.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Beach bar 
  • Free beach cabanas 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Computer station 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Garden 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 148 
  • On private beach 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 142 
  • Turkish bath/Hammam 
  • Wedding services 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Snack bar/deli  

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Bidet 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Furnished patio 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Minibar 
  • Phone 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Turndown service 
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Where to Eat

A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served each morning between 8 AM and 10 AM.

Main Restaurant - This beachfront buffet restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Coffee Shop - This beachfront coffee shop specializes in international cuisine and serves light fare only. Open 24 hours.

Main Bar - This bar is located on the beach. Happy hour is offered.

24-hour room service is available.

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Nearby Things to Do

A private beach and an outdoor tennis court are featured at the resort. Other recreational amenities include a spa tub, a sauna, a steam room, and a fitness center.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

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Spa Services

Araamu Spa has 21 treatment rooms including rooms for couples and outdoor treatment areas. Massages are available on the beach and in the spa; other services include facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub, and Turkish bath/hammam.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

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Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 1 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Guests must arrange transfers (surcharge) from Male International Airport to the property, which is 20 minutes away via a flight to Mamigili International Airport and then an additional 5 minutes by speedboat to the resort. To guarantee transfers, guests must contact the property with their flight details at least 72 hours before their expected arrival. Please contact the hotel office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
Daily transfer service is offered by FlyMe. Guests arriving later than 10 PM are advised to book a hotel room in Male or Hulhumale until services resume the following day.
Guests must pay the domestic flight fee and the speedboat fee at checkout.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

No pets or service animals allowed

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You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 65.00
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 32.50 (from 2 to 12 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 120.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 60.00 (from 2 to 12 years old)
  • Airplane and boat transfer per adult: USD 252 (roundtrip)
  • Transfer service fee per child: USD 126 (roundtrip), (from 2 to 12 years old)
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

If you require a visa to enter the country, your hotel may be able to help with the supporting documents needed to obtain one. To learn more, you can reach out to the hotel via the contact details included on your booking confirmation. The hotel may charge for this assistance, even if you end up cancelling your reservation. All arrangements are solely between the hotel and yourself. Guests must transfer via airplane to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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