JA Manafaru Resort
JA MANAFARU is an idyllic island escape in the Maldives that promises unique and exquisite experiences in a hidden tropical paradise.
JA Manafaru ofers luxurious beach villas and over-water suites withprivate outdoor pools, decks and stunning vistas.The resort is situated on a 35-acre private island with a soft, whitesandy beach on the northern-most Haa Alif atoll. It is accessible via a75-minute seaplane flight from Malé International Airport or speedboattransfer from Hanimaadhoo Airport.
Beach Bungalow with Private Pool
Staying in a Beach Bungalow is about experiencing pure island cool "“ just a few leisure steps to the beach and surrounded by tropical greenery. Spread over 150 square meters, the spacious livin ... read more
Sunrise Water Villas with Private Infinity Pool
Sunrise over the Indian Ocean is a sight to behold, with a pastel palette gently transforming the dark blue island sky canvas into a masterpiece of colour that is reflected onto the ocean itself. The ... read more
Sunset Water Villas with Private Infinity Pool
Watching the sun set on the horizon of the Indian Ocean is indeed a spectacular sight, with vibrant hues merging into each other. The neutral tones of your Sunset Water Villa contrast beautifully with ... read more
One Bedroom Beach Suite with Private Pool
Make yourself comfortable in a tropical hideaway by choosing a spacious One Bedroom Beach Suite of 225 square metres with hand-carved wood furnishings. In addition to a separate bedroom, large living ... read more
Two Bedroom Grand Water Suite with Private Infinity Pool
With its exclusive position at the tip of the water villas, our Two Bedroom Grand Water Suite offers both privacy and expansive views across the Indian Ocean"s turquoise waters towards the unin ... read more
Two Bedroom Royal Island Suite with Private Pool
Complete privacy, a spectacular infinity pool, sauna, steam room and even an exclusive spa treatment room are some of the features of our Two Bedroom Royal Island Suite. This luxury two-storey beach r ... read more
With the guidance of our experienced, reassuring PADI 5 star dive team, you can discover the extraordinary marine life around the Haa Alif atoll. Comprehensive and multilingual diving courses in nine languages are offered for all diving levels. Novice divers will enjoy gaining confidence in the shallow depths of our house reef, while more experienced divers and underwater photographers can visit some of our favourite local dive sites further afield. Complimentary snorkelling gear is also available.
The PADI 5 star dive centre is open from 8.30am to 6pm.
Visit the beachfront Ocean Grill and feast on exquisite local seafood and delectable meat, freshly prepared on the live grill and seasoned with organic herbs, fresh from our island garden. Enjoy the evening island breeze permeated with delicious scents and fresh flavors for a fabulous dining experience under the stars.
Experience the award winning Asian fusion cuisine at White Orchid offering an exotic mix of Chinese, Japanese and Thai speciality dishes and signature creations by our very own Chef Richard Cross, renown as a pioneer of fusion cuisine and a flare for creating exceptional flavours and artistic presentation.
Start your day on the island with the ultimate breakfast experience at Kakuni, with a specular breakfast buffet with a gourmet options from across the globe. Our lunch and evening buffets will take you on a culinary adventure featuring International, Maldivian, Asian and Middle Eastern selections and fresh local produce from our doorstep.
Experience haute cuisine and explore our award winning "˜wine cave" offering an extensive selection of fine wines from prestigious vineyards around the world. The Cellar is situated two and a half metres below sea level and is a romantic, candlelit, underground haven. Attention all foodies and wine connoisseurs, join our passionate sommelier for a private wine tasting or experience the ultimate The Wine Cellar Dinner, with our internationally rated Chef.
No visit to JA Manafaru would be complete without taking the time to experience a blissful sunset at Horizon Lounge. Relaxation will come naturally, as you take in the vibrant changing skyline reflected across the pristine waters with one of our signature cocktails in hand.
Meander through the lush island pathways to discover the hidden oasis of Calm Spa, nestled amongst the mangroves. A haven of pure relaxation, guests can experience a blissful journey to revitalize, rejuvenate or simply retreat.
Calm Spa together with world renowned partner, Aromatherapy Associates offers a sophisticated collection of aromatherapy massage and treatments, enhancing the invigorating properties of essential oils for relaxation, anti-aging, deep hydration and mental clarity.
Guests can also enjoy a bespoke selection of customized treatments including Shidehara, Ayurvedic or experience a traditional Maldivian massage or healing ritual.
Calm Spa"s professional therapists can customize treatments and programmes according to your needs and each of the nine ultra-private treatment rooms features an open-air rain shower and bath tub. Guests are also welcome to enjoy complimentary access to Calm Spa"s hydrotherapy bath, sauna and steam room, before or after your treatment and also relax in our herbal infused Relaxation Garden.
Calm Spa is open daily from 10am to 8pm and should be a must on your island itinerary.