The Residence Maldives Resort & Spa
The Residence Maldives, designed with a seamless mingle of traditional Maldivian architecture and modern technology, emphasizes harmony with nature. The luxury resort’s discreet, yet exceptional hospitality allows the time and space to redefine relaxation, a world away from every day.
Offering a myriad of experiences, from a dip into a private lagoon off the over water villas, to lazing on fine white beaches, The Residence Maldives is the perfect destination for a memorable family retreat or a romantic hideaway.
Embark on island hopping adventures, snorkeling trips or marvel at the marine life at world renowned dive sites.
The Residence Maldives is developed on the pristine island of Falhumaafushi, in Gaafu Alifu Atoll. One of the largest in the world, the unspoilt atoll still retains the sublime beauty of nature, with a host of diving and surfing spots that show off the vibrant blue waters, fine white sand beaches and the spectacular marine life of the Maldives.
The domestic transfer is a scenic 55-minute flight to Kooddoo. From Kooddoo Airport, you’ll be escorted to a nearby jetty for a short 7-minute speedboat transfer direct to The Residence Maldives.
A direct transfer from Male Airport to The Residence Maldives is also available via a 90-minute journey via sea plane.
The villas, numbering at 94, have thatched roofs and traditional materials with high ceilings and French windows, offering all modern comforts whilst retaining a 360 view of nature without compromising privacy.
The rooms come with amenities such as air conditioning, overhead fan, 40-inch LED television, DVD player, iPod docking station, 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 & turn-down service and 24-hour In-Villa dining.
Beach Villas - One Bedroom
The beach villas located along the shoreline rests among the relaxing greenery of the island. With direct access to the beach, a spacious living room leads to a private terrace offering an exhilaratin ... read more
Beach Pool Villas - One Bedroom
The beach pool villas located along the beachfront boasts breathtaking island vegetation and a private pool. Also with direct access to the beach, the spacious living room leads to a private terrace o ... read more
Water Villas - One Bedroom
With gentle waves caressing your doorstep and a variety of fish darting back and forth in vibrant coral reefs in the clear lagoon underneath the Water Villas offer a brilliant view of the Maldivian oc ... read more
Water Pool Villas - One Bedroom
Rolling gentle waves caress your villa while tropical fish frolic in in the clear lagoon underneath. The Water Pool Villas offer a private pool with a brilliant view of the Maldivian ocean. The spaci ... read more
Deluxe Water Pool Villas - One Bedroom
The Deluxe Pool Villa is situated in one of the most secluded areas of the resort. Relax in the oversized living room with plush furnishing or bask in the private pool treating your senses to the abso ... read more
Two-Bedroom Beach Pool Villas
Relax by the private pool or on the beach not far from the lusurious comforts of the spacious two-bedroom beach villa. With amazing ocean views it is the perfect place for a family retreat. Twin beds ... read more
Two-Bedroom Water Pool Villas
Experience the beauty of the Maldives in the expansive 2 bedroom over- water villa. Indulge in the exhilarating sunsets and the oceanic view on the veranda or retreat in to the private pool. A suitabl ... read more
The Residence Maldives aims to perfect your vacation with guest services such as babysitting services, bicycles to ride and buggy services within the island, complimentary fruits by the poolside, laundry services, multilingual concierge and complimentary scheduled yoga classes. Speedboats and domestic flight transfer services.
The resort also provides facilities such as the boutique & gift shop, fitness center, hairdressing salon, sauna & steam room, yoga deck, a library, Kid’s Club and beachfront infinity pool.
The Residence Maldives offers incredible symbolic wedding celebrations with the magic of the sunset, the gentle lapping of waves and the sway of palm trees. You have the options to host your wedding event underwater or on a castaway island.
Explore the Maldivian ways hopping between local island villages just a boat ride away. Experience a trip to nearby virgin islands and sand banks or relax with a deep sea fishing event.
Experience the exhilarating clear waters of the Maldives with a choice of watersports activities which include; snorkeling, catamaran, windsurfing, kayaking, fun tubes, water skiing, kneeboarding, jet skiing and boom netting.
The Residence Maldives, hosts a PADI 5-Star Dive Centre, and is situated near rare, untouched coral reefs and spectacular dive sites. Immerse in marvelous underwater habitats, teeming with marine life including white tip sharks, barracudas, reef fishes and turtles. The Centre offers PADI courses in a relaxed and secure environment from multi-lingual diving instructors. Children of 8 years can take their first dive on the Bubblemaker Dive Program. This program is conducted in the swimming pool.
The Beach Bar
Experience the island spirit at The Beach Bar. Semi submerged in the swimming pool, the bar offers light meals and island-style refreshments during the day, tapas and signature infused spirits after sunset.
Pool: 07:00am – 07:00pm
Bar & Adjacent Beach Area: 10:00am till very late
Experience private dining, complete with a personal chef in the undeniably romantic Maldivian setting. Be it on the beach with the ambiance of waves, on the private terrace of your own luxury villa or an exquisite dinner experience on your own private castaway island under a billion stars. The options to wine and dine are only limited by imagination.
Indulge in exquisite western cuisine over the water at The Falhumaa, situated at the end of the remarkable 230 meter long jetty over the reef. The ocean breeze is perfectly complemented with a choice of fresh seafood and grilled meats, along with fine wines sourced from across the globe. The intimate bar is the perfect place to begin or end your evenings with a choice of well-known liquors.
Opening Hours: 07:00pm – 10:30pm
Dress: Smart Casual
The Dining Room
Savor delicious food on the beachfront at The Dining Room-The Residence Maldives’ main restaurant overlooking the beautiful blue lagoon. This modern bistro offers an extensive à la carte breakfast menu, nourishing salads and light meals for lunch, as well as a choice of multi-cuisine for the evenings. A special menu for the children is also available.
Breakfast: 07:00am – 10:30am
Lunch: 12:30pm – 03:00pm
Dinner: 07:00pm – 10:30pm
Rediscover your radiance and inner balance as you enjoy a choice of spa programmes designed for deeper levels of relaxation and rejuvenation.
Inspired by time-honoured Eastern traditions and innovative European therapies, the signature massages at The Spa by Clarins, relax, unwind and revitalize.
Heaven — 50 mins / 90 mins
Balance your spirit and senses with this relaxing head-to-toe massage using the energy from heated Basalt stones - an ancient healing therapy that is deeply soothing for the mind, body and soul.
Peace — 50 mins / 90 mins
A revitalizing remedy for stress relief, this stimulating deep tissue massage features traditional Balinese massage techniques. Let your tensions melt away as the healing touch of fingers, elbows and palm pressures on acupressure points and energy meridians stimulates, relaxes and soothes.
Waves — 50 mins
In serene silence and synchrony, two skilled therapists work simultaneously in harmony for the ultimate experience of total bliss. This rhythmic four-hand massage brings you to a deep state of relaxation and heightened lightness.
Opening Hours: 10:00am – 08:00pm