They say that love is in the air, but you can feel it in the sapphire blue waters at the best resorts in the Maldives for honeymoon. And if that is not enough to awaken the romance in you, imagine yourself welcoming the dawn with a swim in the lagoon.
Visualize yourself to wake up with a snorkeling excursion directly from your romantic ocean villa. Envision yourself enjoying the sunset in the middle of the shallow lagoon with absolute privacy and 360 degree views of the ocean. Now come to reality!
This is how a honeymoon in the Maldives feels like at its best resorts for couples. There are around 75 different private island resorts in the Maldives for honeymoon that feature beach villas and overwater bungalows.
Each private island resort of the Maldives inhabits its own island. The best of them are a short distance away from the aquatic dunes of white sands (sandbank), where you can indulge in a romantic lunch.
Let’s Check Out the 7 Best Resorts in the Maldives for Honeymoon
- Angaga Island Resort & Spa
- Six Senses Laamu
- Baros Maldives
- Hurawalhi Island Resort
- Gili Lankanfushi Maldives
- Veligandu Island Resort & Spa
- Anantara Veli Maldives
Ready to melt into your king-size mattress with your beloved one, followed by the bath rituals of the candles and romantic bed decoration with roses? Scroll on to read everything about the 7 best resorts in the Maldives for honeymoon for romantic vow renewals.
1. Angaga Island Resort & Spa
- Price for Couple: Starts at ₹ 14,500 – ₹ 30,000 (approx.) per night with taxes
- Popular Things to Do: Diving, snorkeling, sailing, swimming
Rich marine life, best diving spots, white powdery sandy beaches, and crystal clear white lagoons are the Angaga Island Resort & Spa characteristics. It is one of the best budget resorts in Maldives for honeymoon. Angaga Island Resort and Spa has its own house reef, which means you can start your day with a snorkeling excursion via a jetty.
You can choose from water villa options to beach villas during your stay here. If you select water villas, you will get direct access to house reef snorkeling from your personal deck. While a stay at the beach villa has a pair of lounge chairs in the sunbed. Plus, all the beach villa patios feature Maldivian Swing to flaunt your holiday in paradise on social media.
Location: Angaga Island Resort & Spa is tucked in the heart of the South Ari Atoll, 25 minutes (approx.) seaplane ride from Male Airport.
Rooms: Spacious enough and comes with bamboo decor styling. The addition of 20 water villas and 20 superior water villas after the beach villas have manicured 90 rooms with king or twin beds, flat-screen TV, wifi, and outdoor deck or patio. While the bathrooms have separate tubs with showers, including dual vanity sinks. High woven palm ceilings and hardwood floors are the highlights.
Restaurants and Bars: There is only one restaurant on the island, Dolphin Restaurant. You can savor the dinner amidst the candlelight tables and sand beneath your foot below the thatched roof. There are two bars/lounges – Beach Bar and Sundown Bar. The latter one will give you stunning views of the sunset with your sweetheart if you choose its outdoor deck.
Spa and Wellness: As you rush towards the lush trees next to the island’s heart, you will find Angaga’s Spa Facility. Revitalize your mind with full-body spa therapies, including Thai massage, pre-tanning treatment, Swedish massage.
What Else: The resort has one internet café with a single computer, it also has a library, a few shops, and a laundry service.
2. Six Senses Laamu
- Price for Couple: Starts at ₹ 71,500 – ₹ 80,000 (approx.) per night with taxes
- Popular Things to Do: Swim, snorkel, surf, sunbathing on the sandbank
Call Six Senses Laamu an epitome of barefoot luxury because you must be barefoot throughout the time when you are in a resort except when you are snorkeling. Personalized bikes are provided to each villa so that couples can explore the island while paddling the paddles.
Throughout your stay, each villa is assigned with its personalized guest maker (butler). Six Senses Laamu is a 5-star resort in the Maldives for a honeymoon where celebrities go to splash some cash with their beloved ones! What about you?
Location: It is an idyllic palm-fringed honeymoon paradise and is the only resort on the remote Laamu Atoll.
Rooms: Privacy, coziness, and comfort are best enjoyed at the beachfront or overwater villas. Six Senses Laamu has 97 rooms that are spacious and features wifi, pillowtop bed, leather, linen, and thatch. If you choose an overwater villa (bungalow), expect to dive straight into the ocean from your bungalow deck. On the other hand, its beach villas face a lagoon with a private garden area and a treetop deck featuring an outdoor dining area.
Restaurants and Bars: Six Senses & Laamu features a total of 6 bars and restaurants that serve Mediterranean gourmet cuisine, Japanese Omakase cuisine, signature cocktails, and much more.
The international overwater restaurant – Longitude, is a great spot for a dolphin glimpse before enjoying a themed night dinner with your beloved. Tantalize your taste buds by visiting Ice & Chocolate Studio to find chocolate truffles with cinnamon, green tea, lavender, and mint mojito
Spa: Crowned for the nomination of the “Spa Design of the Year” at Asia Spa Awards 2011, the wellness and spa treatments are provided inside the uniquely designed treatment nest positioned on the beach or at lush landscaping. The therapist uses natural and ethically produced products and couples them with traditional and local-inspired practices.
What Else: A jetty from the Six Senses & Laamu can drop you to a private sandbank island for the half-day trip where you snuggle under an umbrella, sit on the beach chairs, and sip coconut water.
3. Baros Maldives
- Price for Couple: Starts at ₹ 33,500 – ₹ 65,000 (approx.) per night with taxes
- Popular Things to Do: Private cocktail on sandbank, recreation of wedding vows, lagoon dining
The enigma of staying in one of the first Indian Ocean luxury dive resorts is best felt at Baros Maldives. For couples, this 5-star honeymoon resort in the Maldives is crowned as the world’s best romantic resort by Conde Nast for Readers Choice Award 2020 and TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Award 2020.
It is a no-brainer that everything at Baros Maldives, including spa, dining, experiences, is of notch level. The marine adventures at staggeringly special house reefs are the real pull for water babies, and its inhouse reef gives you great snorkeling and diving access.
Location: In the Southern section of North Male Atoll. A 25-minute speedboat ride from Male International Airport will whisk you to the resort.
Rooms: Baros Maldives has total 75 rooms/suites in the category of the 30 water villas and 45 beach villas, and most of them come with or without pools and access to the lagoons. All villas are designed with sandstone and timber with large windows that let you enjoy the outstanding views of the Indian Ocean during sunrise and sunset. Stay in an overwater villa to directly access the house reef that teems with diverse marine life. King size bed to spice up your intimacy is the highlight of 75 rooms at Baros Maldives.
Restaurants and Bars: With 2 bars and the 3 restaurants under its belts, Baros Maldives serves Mediterranean and Asiatic food. Its Lighthouse Restaurant is set over the water in the form of a circle and serves gourmet meals from morning till evening.
Make sure you satiate your hunger for dinner, lunch, or breakfast at Lime Restaurant that offers a lagoon-side dining experience. Nosh on salads, wraps, Panini’s, or pizzas at the overwater Cayenne Grill. Head to the Lime from morning till night for the lip-smacking dishes from the A la carte menu.
Head to Sails Bar on the sand under the palm trees to enjoy barefoot intimate drinks. Did we mention that Baros Maldives has its own sandbank located a few minutes boat ride for a romantic evening on the patches of the white sands?
Spa and Wellness: Purify your mind, body, and soul with Baros Spa treatments that include therapies like Acupuncture, Maldivian Coco Hair Wrap, Shirodhara, Abhyanga. Unlike other spas, the spa here is inland and wrapped with greenery. You will find little houses which have treatment rooms with a dedicated therapist.
What Else: The Baros Maldives Resort reef is rich in marine life and could be reached easily from the short boat ride. Furthermore, you can watch the sea come alive on a night snorkeling excursion.
4. Hurawalhi Island Resort
- Price for Couple: Starts at ₹ 43,000 – ₹ 55,000 (approx.) per night with taxes
- Popular Things to Do: Photography, scuba diving, snorkeling, enjoy special bath ceremonies
A beautiful blend of barefoot bliss awaits you at Hurawalhi Island Resort. This is a new 5-star adult-only resort in the Maldives for honeymoon with no children policy and houses the world’s largest underwater restaurant.
Hurawalhi Island Resort features Maldives’ only Paddle Tennis Court. Once you and your sweetheart step off to the jetty, you will be saluted with the orchestra of traditional Maldivian drums called Bodu Beru.
Ever seen the reception area made of the sand floor? Watch it at Hurawalhi Island Resort. There is a reef directly beside the resort, which is a haven for aquamarine adventure lovers. Plus, they have their own private sandbank with the name of Dream Island, where you can recreate your romantic vows over snacks.
Location: This 5-star adult-only resort in the Maldives for a honeymoon is set on a private island setting in Lhaviyani Atoll. Seaplane ride is the medium to escort this private island resort for adults in the Maldives for a honeymoon within 40 minutes.
Rooms: This adult-only honeymoon resort in the Maldives has 90 villas, including 60 oceans and 30 water villas, and each of them comes with its own 25 sq km infinity pool. Select from the Ocean Pool Villas and beach pool villas.
We suggest you select the Ocean Pool Villa, which has a staircase to the lagoon-protected lagoon. Whatever be your room selection, you will get standard amenities that are way more greater than your mainstream resort stays you have enjoyed till now!
Restaurants and Bars: Couples would be extra pampered if they have a gastronomic soul because there are 6 total restaurants and bars in the Hurawalhi Island Resort. For lunch, head to the showstopper, 5.8 Undersea Restaurant, the world’s largest all-glass undersea restaurant whose highlight is local seafood.
For breakfast, browse from the A La Carte menu of Canelli Restaurant breakfast at indoor or outdoor seating options and watch the dolphins passing by in the distance. Make your evening count at Coco Bar, followed by savoring Shisha, wines, cocktails while enjoying the swapping views of the Indian Ocean.
5. Gili Lankanfushi Maldives
- Price for Couple: Starts at ₹ 98,000 – ₹ 1,16,328 (approx.) per night with taxes
- Popular Things to Do: Cruise on a luxury motor yacht, dine on the sandbank, stargaze from your water villa deck
Enjoy ultimate barefoot luxury in the Maldives at one of the best beach resorts for couples. Gili Lankafushi is one of the best resorts in the Maldives for a honeymoon where you can spend balmy days and stunning sunset evenings around the white sandy beaches followed by swimming excursions and watersports trips around the sandbanks. This honeymoon resort in the Maldives has every element that couples care about from a luxury romantic honeymoon resort.
It has an oceanside swimming pool, and the resort Dive Centre organizes PADI Certifications, snorkeling trips, and other watersports. The lush green tropical vegetation fringed with coral sands lapped by jade blue lagoon and bamboo biking experience and yoga on the beach are the best experiences to cherish when you are in Gili Lankanfushi Maldives.
Room: There are no beach villas, only over-water villas that are 45 in numbers that are synonymous with wooden boats floating at sea and will give you the rustic yet luxurious feeling. Gili Lankafushi Maldives brags itself as the only private island resort in the Maldives for a honeymoon that bills the largest overwater Maldives Villa, The Private Reserve set on its own island.
The other 3 categories of rooms include Crusoe Residences, Villa Suite, Residences. Couples will find an open-air deck in each villa with a ladder straight to the protected lagoon. You can go upstairs to the roof terrace for stargazing at night with your beloved one.
Location: Positioned in the North Male Atoll, Gili Lankakushi is one of the top resorts in the Maldives for honeymoon near to the Male Airport, around 20 minutes (approx.) speedboat ride from the airport.
Restaurants and Bars: Honeymooners can choose from 4 options for dining, lunch, and breakfast. Wine and dine at Overwater Bar, where you will be cooled with the balmy sea breeze. Savor poolside ice cream at Fini Foni. Nosh on Peruvian-Japanese culinary adventure at the By the Sea Restaurant. Kasheveli is a beachside restaurant that is also famous for romantic themed evenings followed by scrumptious Maldivian seafood and other cuisines.
Spa and Wellness: Recharge your body for overnight romance at the Meera Spa of Gili Lankafushi. It is the first Meera Spa in the world and has its own separate villa on the water. While you pamper your senses, the glass panels beneath the treatment beds give hypnotic views of the fish darting in the sea. At the Meera Spa, you will find wooden floors, open verandah, and mindful therapies.
What Else: To cater to your whims, you will be assigned with your Man and Woman Friday from the moment you land your foot at Gili Lankanfushi Maldives.
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6. Veligandu Island Resort & Spa
- Price for Couple: Starts at ₹ 32,000 – ₹ 45,000 (approx.) per night with taxes
- Popular Things to Do: Whale and shark watching, skydiving, dinner in the middle of the lagoon
Surround yourself with your sweetheart by a beautiful lagoon and a stretch of white sandy beach at Veligandu Island Resort & Spa. This whimsical 4 star island resort and spa for honeymooners in the Maldives have exuberant coral reefs that teem with unique marine life.
The wellbeing of your sweetheart and you will get nourished once your seaplane glides effortlessly across turquoise blue waters to the rest of the atoll’s jetty. The overwater villas are reserved for couples only because they are an adult-only section.
Location: It is located in Ari Atoll and is the only resort in Veligandu Island which is 20 minutes seaplane ride away from the Velana International Airport.
Rooms: Veligandu Island Resort & Spa is one of the oldest resorts in the Maldives for couples, and it has a total of 91 rooms, out of which 10 are water villas, 11 are beach villas, 16 are jacuzzi beach villas, and 64 are jacuzzi equipped water villas.
If you select the beachfront accommodation, except private hammocks and lounge chairs to relax on the white sandy beach. If you select overwater villas, you can dip your toes in and out any time in the turquoise blue waters. The villas reflect the Maldives’ chick lifestyle and feature a king-sized bed, private porch, mini bar, and open-air bathroom with a rain shower.
Restaurant and Bars: 2 restaurants on the Veligandu Island Resort & Spa serve an international cuisine menu. The beachside Doneveli Restaurant serves buffet style. The seating arrangement is over the large deck with outdoor and indoor setups with sands and wooden deck floors. One a la carte restaurant named Madivaru needs a reservation to be made out of any of its 15 tables split between indoor and outdoor decks.
Spa and Wellness: Ward off toxins and encourage your body to attain the much-needed pampering on Maldives honeymoon at Duniye Spa at Veligandu Island Resort & Spa. It is the only spa on the private island that uses organic products inspired by Southeastern Asian-style therapies.
There is an accessible garden path, and the spa’s recreation area is a large open-air palapa with couches. Browse the mindfulness retreat from the spa menu followed by delicious ginger tea at the treatment rooms that are single overwater bungalows, and all of them have private entrances leading off a short jetty. Revitalize your mind with authentic Balinese massage while marveling at the sweeping views of the sapphire blue Indian Ocean.
What Else: Two beach views bars serve international cocktails and wines, while the panoramic beauty of the white sands and the endless stretch of the blue waters is the highlight.
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7. Anantara Veli Maldives
- Price for Couple: Starts at ₹ 60,000 – ₹ 75,000 (approx.) per night with taxes
- Popular Things to Do: Paddle across the glimmering lagoon on a kayak, snorkeling, deep diving
Wanna snorkel the magnificent house reef of the Maldives with your sweetheart? Look no further than Anantara Veli Maldives. This 5-star honeymoon resort in the Maldives is for couples because it has its own picnic island with Instagrammable sea swings you have often seen on Instagram.
Also, beach hammocks and the overwater spa with glass panels are the other highlights. The two other properties of Anantara – Veli and Naladhu share the lagoon of Anantara Veli Maldives. The surroundings of this private island resort are luscious, and therefore, talcum powder-white beaches have ample water sports to dip your toes in with your sweetheart.
Location: Anantara Veli Maldives is one of the closest resorts in the Maldives for honeymooners near Male Airport. Among those private island resorts in the Maldives, seaplane rides could be switched with 35 minutes of a speedboat to the resort jetty area.
Rooms: Choose from the beach, water, and pool villas during your romantic trip to Anantara Veli Maldives. There are 110 spacious villas and suites. A few of them are perched over the Indian Ocean or nestled on the beach.
The best of them comes with sunrise or sunset views, and a private terrace. On the brighter side, a handful of them come with a private beachfront pool. Save water and bathe together at the freestanding bathtubs. You will find the decoration of the room that perfectly aligns with seaside hues.
Restaurants and Bars: Wanna nosh on food with an oceanfront experience or over the lagoon experience? You won’t have a dull time at the 11 restaurants and bars of these 5-star romantic resorts for couples in the Maldives. Head to Beachfront Fushi Café for an international buffet breakfast.
Enjoy happy hours at the Aqua – pool bar. Enjoy a private dining experience underneath a canopy of stars or a private free tent. Sea.Fire.Salt is perched over the lagoon that serves fresh Maldivian fish and grilled meats.
Nosh on the Italian dishes from the Terrazzo. If you want to treat your tastebuds with Thai, or Japanese cuisine, jet off to the sister resort at Baan Huraa and Origami restaurants. Choose to go from the other ones like Dhoni Bar and Spice Spoons.
Spa and Wellness: The treatment beds of the overwater spa perched over the crystal lagoon with glass panels personifies relaxation at its best for a couple on their Maldives honeymoon. There are six over-water treatment suites, two open-air salas for Thai massage, a steam room, sauna, indoor and outdoor shower. Unlock rejuvenation with your sweetheart by taking a couple signature massages for 60-90 minutes (approx.), where coconut oils are used to melt your stress.
What Else: The island on which the Anantara Veli Maldives is located is relatively small. Therefore, you can cycle the island with your sweetheart within 15 minutes (approx.). Water sports like snorkeling, surfing are endless.
Maldives resorts for honeymoon personifies modern pleasure for couples. They are an exaggeration of comfort because they are equipped with gift shops, a jewelry store that is open around the clock, and a tennis volleyball court.
Seductive seclusion is guaranteed no matter which honeymoon resorts in the Maldives you choose. You can stay at the honeymoon resort which has the ethos of “No News, No Shoes” for a barefoot luxury honeymoon experience in the Maldives.
Couples could reach the best honeymoon resorts in the Maldives via seaplane transfer from Male International Airport to the island’s jetty while admiring the panoramic views of the sapphire blue Indian Ocean.
To explore the private island resort, each villa of the romantic honeymoon resort in the Maldives comes with handy bikes made from recycled woods. Make sure to make the booking in advance to snag the discounts.
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Questions People Also Ask For Best Resorts in the Maldives for Honeymoon
Q. What are the best resorts in the Maldives for a honeymoon with a pool? +-
Ans: There are dozens of popular honeymoon resorts in the Maldives that have a pool. According to the travelers rating, Six Senses Laamu, Baros Maldives, and Gili Lankafushi are the best ones.
Q. Which resorts in the Maldives for honeymoon are enclosed by house reefs, tropical gardens, and beaches? +-
Ans: Lily Beach Resort and Spa has a house reef close by, tropical gardens, and beaches to rival the best.
Q. Where to Enjoy the Barefoot Luxury in the Maldives on a honeymoon? +-
Ans: Soneva Fushi, Gili Lankafushi, Finolhu Resort, Soneva Jani, Hurawalhi Island Resort personifies barefoot luxury in the Maldives for honeymooners.
Q. What are some spa and outdoor pool-equipped resorts in the Maldives for a honeymoon? +-
Ans: There are dozens of resorts in the Maldives for honeymooners that are equipped with an outdoor pool and spa. The best of them includes Ayada Maldives, Six Senses Laamu, Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives, Gili Lankafushi, and the Baros Maldives.
Q. What are the best resorts in the Maldives that serve Indian food? +-
Ans: Olhuveli Beach Resort & Spa, Adaaran Select Hudhuranfushi, Olhuveli Beach Resort & Spa, Kuramathi Island Resort are a few of the best resorts in the Maldives that serve a fusion of Indian food in their menu.
Q. What’s Special About Resorts in the Maldives for Honeymoon? +-
Ans: The best resorts to stay in the Maldives for honeymoon reign as #1 number when couples envision a romantic honeymoon trip to the Maldives. I mean, where else can you stay in the accommodations with thatched roofs, cycle on the wooden walkways, and have instant access to the sea, reef, and lagoons? The best honeymoon resorts in the Maldives display dazzling astronomical displays at night and mbibled with modern pleasures.
If you also want to wake up with a swim in the lagoon from your romantic ocean villa or bask in the beachside luxury, choose a private island resort in the Maldives for your honeymoon because these are places where you can flaunt yourself on the beach in a swimsuit and relish your favorite drinks without any restriction. The thing which drives couples to the Maldives is the setting of the honeymoon resorts tucked in the private atoll or on the island.