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No. of Villas
100 Villas
DURATION
45 Min
DISTANCE
45 km

The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands

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With its overwater villas, the Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands Resort captures the best of North Malé Atoll.


You can enjoy island life at the Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands. A distinguished "Aris Meeha," or butler, who has been trained by the Ritz-Carlton service, creates a journey full of important moments. As Sangu shells are blown and Boduberu drums are made, you can listen to Maldivian stories. After a day of discovering new things in North Malé Atoll, you can relax in your overwater villa and the rest of the resort in the evening.


The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands hotel is in an integrated development and takes a simple approach to luxury. Modern waterfront villas have private pools, simple ingredients are transformed by skilled chefs and mixologists, healing is guided by directional energy, and nature is explored with respect and awe. The resort's three islands and overwater quay are a good place to start exploring the rest of the archipelago.


zeldiva Luxury The hotel has five restaurants and bars that serve food from around the world.
zeldiva Luxury There are two restaurants in Fari Marina Village. There is an Asian food trailer and a Lebanese grill.
zeldiva Luxury There are nine treatment rooms at the Ritz-Carlton Spa, including a Spa suite, relaxation areas, and a salon.
zeldiva Luxury There are daily activities, playgrounds, napping pods, and a children's pool at the Ritz Kids Club, which is both indoors and outdoors.
zeldiva Luxury Tennis court, tournaments and private lessons
zeldiva Luxury Dive center with a variety of water sports and things to do underwater
zeldiva Luxury The gym is open 24 hours a day and has a yoga studio, sauna, and steam room.
zeldiva Luxury Portrait sessions and workshops are available at this photography studio.
zeldiva Luxury Fari Marina Village has places to shop, eat, and have fun.
zeldiva Luxury The Art Collection is a collection of pieces of art, paintings, and murals by both well-known artists from around the world and local artists.

Map & Location

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North Malé Atoll is where you can find the Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands. The trip to the island from Velana International Airport (Male"“MLE), which is 28 miles/45 km away, takes about 60 minutes.


Waiting Time:
zeldiva Luxury Shared speedboat: If you arrive at the same time as other guests, you may have to wait up to 45 minutes while they get from the plane to the speedboat.
zeldiva Luxury Seaplane for Two: From the time you check in to the time you leave, you may have to wait 45 to 60 minutes while the seaplane airline checks in all passengers and loads their luggage onto the plane. When you are ready to leave, our Airport Aris Meeha will walk you to the seaplane platform for your 10-minute trip. As this is a shared seaplane transfer, the seaplane may sometimes stop at other places on the way to and from our Resort.

Villas / Accommodation

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The villas at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands are set above azure waters or in beach coves. They are a mix of island living and modern design. Each villa has a view of the water, an infinity pool, a sundeck, and the attention of an Aris Meeha personal butler. The inside and outside spaces blend together.

Ocean Pool Villa

Start making plans to stay in a luxury Ocean Pool Villa at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands.This Overwater Escape has an infinity pool with a sundeck, an overwater hammock for sunbathing...

Over Water
1 Bed Room
Infinity Pool
Ocean View
1,615.00 sq.ft

Lagoon Pool Villa

Start making plans to stay in a Lagoon Pool Villa at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands.The Lagoon Pool Villa has its own outdoor areas. Built-in infinity pool with a sundeck, overwater ha...

Over Water
1 Bed Room
Infinity Pool
Lagoon View
1,615.00 sq.ft

Beach Pool Villa

Start making plans to stay in a Beach Pool Villa at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands.This villa is right on the beach and has a view of the ocean. Direct access to the white-sand beach, ...

Beach
Infinity Pool
Direct Beach
1,669.00 sq.ft

Sunset Beach Pool Villa

Start making plans to stay in a Sunset Beach Pool Villa at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands.Living both inside and outside, with direct access to the white-sand beach, a private infinity...

Beach
1 Bedroom Villa
Infinity Pool
Beach View
1,669.00 sq.ft

Two Bedroom Water Pool Villa

Start making plans to stay at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands, in one of our luxurious Two-Bedroom Overwater Pool Villas.This Overwater Escape has an infinity pool with a large sundeck,...

Over Water
Infinity Pool
Oceanfront
3,768.00 sq.ft

Two Bedroom Beach Pool Villa

Start making plans to stay in one of our two-bedroom beach villas with pools at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands.This villa has views of both the beach and the ocean, direct access to a ...

Beach
2 Bed Rooms
Infinity Pool
Beach View
4,306.00 sq.ft

Sunset Two Bedroom Beach Pool Villa

Start making plans to stay in a Two-Bedroom Sunset Beach Pool Villa at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands.This beachfront oasis has direct access to a white-sand beach, a private infinity ...

Beach
Infinity Pool
Beach View
4,306.00 sq.ft

The Ritz-Carlton Estate

Start making plans to stay in one of our luxurious The Ritz-Carlton Estate at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands?This private beach estate has an exclusive cove with a private beach and...

Beach
Infinity Pool
Beach View
16,146.00 sq.ft

Wine & Dine

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LA LOCANDA

A CELEBRATION OF THE FOOD AND CULTURE OF SOUTHERN ITALY


At La Locanda, you can feel the spirit of Southern Italy. Here, the smell of rich espresso lets you know it's time to wake up, Aperitivo hour starts when the sun goes down, and homemade pasta is a great way to start a relaxing evening. The indoor-outdoor restaurant is like the "living room" of the resort. Guests can read a book about Italian fashion in the library, try something new at the chef's table, or have a party in the private dining room.


Serving: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
When you're open:
Breakfast is served from 7 to 11 a.m.
Lunch | 1 p.m - 3 p.m.
Dinner | 7 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.


Island casual dress. We ask that guests don't swim in clothes that don't cover their bodies.


Please keep in mind that restaurant closing times and days and themed nights may change depending on the time of year.

SUMMER PAVILION

A restaurant on the water that serves modern Chinese food.


Summer Pavilion is an intimate restaurant that floats over a velvety lagoon and is decorated with lanterns. Cantonese food is the star of the show here. Its dishes, like stir-fried lobster, are meant to be shared with fine Chinese teas and wines from the restaurant's large wine cellar.


There is also a private dining room for a classier experience.
Serving: Dinner
Dinner is served Friday through Wednesday from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.


Dress Code: "Island Chic." We ask that guests don't wear swimsuits with no tops on them or beach flip-flops. Men should also avoid wearing shorts and sleeveless tops.


Please keep in mind that restaurants may close on different days and at different times depending on the season.

IWAU

JAPANESE FLAVORS OFFERED IN AN INTIMATE, OPEN-AIR SETTING


Iwau means "to celebrate" in Japanese, and that's exactly what it is: a way to honor Japanese flavors. The restaurant is open to the night sky and has a lively Japanese Chef's Table with fresh seafood and meat dishes made in unique ways. Sushi and sashimi are served at tables for two that are built right into the pool. There is a large selection of Japanese sakes, whiskies, and teas to go with the food.


Serving: Dinner
From Wednesday to Monday, the store is open from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
Japanese Chef's Table | Each table seats 8 people:
The first seating is from 7 to 8:30 p.m., and the second is from 9 to 10:30 p.m.
A La Carte also available.


Dress Code: "Island Chic." We ask that guests don't wear swimsuits with no tops on them or beach flip-flops. Men should also avoid wearing shorts and sleeveless tops.


Please keep in mind that restaurants may close on different days and at different times depending on the season.

EAU BAR

BEACHFRONT DINING THAT PAIRS ELEGANCE AND WELLNESS


In the afternoon, you can go to Eau Bar, which has a laid-back, glitzy setting and almost feels like an adult-only restaurant. The perfect place to relax, read a book, eat fresh oysters and caviar, and sip cocktails made with organic and fresh ingredients right at your table. This is in line with the restaurant's concept of "sustainable gastronomy." Every night at sunset, a beautiful ritual takes place.
Serving: Lunch, Drinks and Defining Moment
Lunch is served from noon to six o'clock.
Bar open until 10:30 p.m.
Moment of Truth: From Friday to Wednesday, at sundown
Dress code: Island casual during the day. We ask that guests don't swim in clothes that don't cover their bodies.
Evening | Island Style. We ask that guests don't wear swimsuits with no tops on them or beach flip-flops. Men should also avoid wearing shorts and sleeveless tops.


Please keep in mind that restaurants may close on different days and at different times depending on the season.

BEACH SHACK

THE MEDITERRANEAN MEETS THE MALDIVES


With sand underfoot and the sea just a few steps away, the Beach Shack is a great place for families to go. Its laid-back atmosphere and food are inspired by the Mediterranean. Shared plates and seafood cooked on the grill are served with fruit- and herb-based cocktails and a wide range of French rosé. Throughout the day, resident and guest DJs play music, kids can listen to stories by the fire, and weekly themed events focus on art, fashion, and food.
Lunch and nights with a theme
When you're open:
Lunch | 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Service on the beach: 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Thursdays from 8 to 10:30 p.m., you can have a lobster dinner under the stars.
Tuesdays from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. are Maldivian Nights.
Island casual dress. We ask that guests don't swim in clothes that don't cover their bodies.


Please keep in mind that restaurant closing times and days and themed nights may change depending on the time of year.

ARABESQUE

DINING THAT HONORS LEBANESE & INDIAN TRADITIONS


Arabesque is a beautiful homage to a traditional Bedouin tent that takes diners on a trip from Lebanon to North India. With hanging lanterns and bright fabrics, the sunken dining room is a great place to enjoy mezze platters, tandoor-grilled meats, and famous street food. Dishes are served with hookahs, Turkish coffee, Moroccan tea, and unique cocktails.
Serving: Lunch and Dinner (except Wednesdays)
Lunch is served from noon to three p.m.
Dinner | 7 p.m. to 10.30 p.m.
Dress code: Island casual during the day. We ask that guests don't swim in clothes that don't cover their bodies.
Evening | Island Style. We ask that guests don't wear swimsuits with no tops on them or beach flip-flops. Men should also avoid wearing shorts and sleeveless tops.


Please keep in mind that restaurants may close on different days and at different times depending on the season.

TUM TUM

A HOLIDAY FOOD TRAILER WITH FOOD FROM ALL OVER ASIA


Every country in Asia has its own version of food that can be eaten on the street. Some of the best things on the menu at Tum Tum are the meat- and veggie-filled bao buns, steamed dumplings, fragrant soups, and tasty noodle dishes. The food trailer at Fari Marina is the perfect place to stop on a day of shopping, seeing art, or learning about culture.
Lunch Is Served (except Wednesdays)
Hours: Open every day from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Island casual dress. We ask that guests don't swim in clothes that don't cover their bodies.


Please keep in mind that restaurants may close on different days and at different times depending on the season.

DINING EVENTS & EXPERIENCES

Unforgettable dining experiences that make you feel like you're really there and keep the beauty of the place. At The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands, you can take your taste buds on a journey.


zeldiva Luxury LOBSTER DINNER UNDER THE STARS
zeldiva Luxury MYSTIQUE GARDEN
zeldiva Luxury SANDBANK
zeldiva Luxury GRAND SUNSET BEACH
zeldiva Luxury COOKING & COCKTAIL CLASSES

FACILITIES

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RITZ KIDS

At The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands, Ritz Kids is a way for families and children to learn about the area. The program is for kids ages 4 to 12 and is built around four pillars: land, water, environmental responsibility, and culture. These four pillars are used to make a daily schedule of activities, such as sports, arts and crafts, cooking classes, and more. The experience takes place in the Ritz Kids Club, a futuristic indoor-outdoor space with playgrounds, napping pods, a place to play video games and watch movies, and a pool with slides and jets.

AN ISLAND DESTINATION OFFERING ADVENTURE AND CULTURE

The resort is a part of the whole Fari Islands Archipelago, so there are things to do both on and off the property. On the beach and in the water, you can play volleyball, kayak, snorkel, and tennis. Ritz Kids is a separate area for kids to play in, where they can play video games or swim in a pool just for them. At the nearby Fari Marina Village, you can find high-end shops by world-famous designers, fine dining, and workshops that focus on arts, culture, and local crafts.

Explore the Maldives on land and in the water

People may go to the Maldives to get away from everything, but they find that connecting to nature, family, and even themselves can be more rewarding. Activities at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands are made to let you explore the beautiful beaches above and below the water, bring families together, get kids interested in the world around them, spark friendly competition, and challenge the idea that getting away from it all means just sitting still.

ADVENTURES IN THE DEPTHS OF THE OCEAN

The sea at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands is one of the most beautiful places on earth.


The resort's Dive Center is the hub for a wide range of water-based activities, such as amazing excursions, an amazing Marine Biology program, adrenaline-pumping Watersports, dazzling Diving, and private Boat Charters that let you enjoy the endless shades of blue that surround The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands. The Dive Center's resident Marine Biologist has checked and approved each marine-related activity. This helps to make sure that this fragile environment is protected and kept for years to come. In partnership with Jean-Michel Cousteau's Ambassadors of the Environment program, you can take part in a number of unique and rewarding conservation projects through a series of carefully designed activities.

BEACH

From our Grand Sunset Beach, which is open to everyone, to Uthuru Sunset Beach, which is only open to people staying in Beach Pool Villas, this quiet, white paradise is the perfect place to relax and soak up the sun.
Explore the Indian Ocean by doing water sports like Stand Up Paddle, kayaking, snorkeling, or even Scuba Diving. Join our Ladies & Gentlemen for beach activities like volleyball, cricket, and petanque, or eat at Beach Shack, our family-friendly restaurant just a few steps from the water.

PHOTOGRAPHY STUDIO

The Shutterfish Photography Studio at the resort adds to the guest experience by giving them a wide range of things to do in the wonderful field of photography.
Experts in natural light, digital, and drone photography run the studio's weekly classes on digital and mobile photography and digital photo editing. The studio also rents out all the equipment needed for holiday and high-end photography and gives guests a free Portrait Session while they are there.


THE SESSION FOR PORTRAITS
During this experience, guests will be taken to at least 5 of The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands' most beautiful and well-known spots to make sure they have #RCMemories that will last a lifetime. Guests will be given a souvenir frame with their favorite picture from the session as a thank you (the rest of the images are available at a cost).

RECREATION

At The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands, you can go for a walk on our Grand Sunset Beach, join one of our beach activities, stay in shape with our Tennis Professional or at the Fitness Center, or end a day of adventures with a movie under the stars. These activities are just some of the things you can do during your unforgettable sunny vacation.
The resort's location on the beach lets it offer both water and land-based activities, such as:
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zeldiva Luxury Fishing
zeldiva Luxury Kayaking
zeldiva Luxury Pétanque
zeldiva Luxury Snorkeling
zeldiva Luxury Standup paddle boarding
zeldiva Luxury Surfing
zeldiva Luxury Volleyball
zeldiva Luxury Yoga (sunrise, aerial and more)
zeldiva Luxury Waterskiing
zeldiva Luxury Windsurfing
zeldiva Luxury Movies in the open air
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AMBASSADORS OF THE ENVIRONMENT

A TRIP TO SEE THE BEAUTY OF THE MALDIVES


The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands is proud to host the first Jean-Michel Cousteau's Ambassadors of the Environment program in the Asia-Pacific region. This program is unique to the Ritz-Carlton brand. This fun, active, and inspiring outdoor education program has been created over many years by Jean-Michel Cousteau, Dr. Richard Murphy, and the team at Ocean Futures Society. It helps guests of all ages learn more about the natural wonders above and below the water.
Jean-Michel Cousteau's Ambassadors of the Environment have programs all over the world. These programs cover a wide range of topics, including the ocean and coral reefs, nature ecology, living in a sustainable way, and the traditional Maldivian culture.


Through the Ocean Futures Society, this partnership brings a wide range of exciting activities and research opportunities to this unique place, which has about a thousand islands, 99 percent of which are covered by water, and unique tropical plants and animals.


During your stay at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands, you can learn more about Jean-Michel Cousteau's Ambassadors of the Environment program or visit Ritz Kids.

SPA

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A WELLNESS SPA INSPIRED BY THE EARTHS ENERGY

The Ritz-Carlton Spa at The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands is a ring-shaped sanctuary built over a turquoise lagoon. It has nine spa treatment rooms, including a spa suite with its own relaxation lounge, as well as a salon and a boutique. The four cardinal directions of each treatment room give off strong energy, which goes well with the healing massages and organic body and skincare collection by Bamford. This gives guests who come to the Maldives a luxurious wellness experience while they are there.


TREATMENTS THAT STAND OUT


BAMFORD SIGNATURE JOURNEY
This healing journey was made just for The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands. It uses Japanese Shiatsu and Swedish movements to release tension and balance meridians, followed by massages that move like waves to the rhythm of the ocean.
150 minutes


BAMBOO MASSAGE
By kneading the muscles with heated bamboo sticks to increase blood flow and improve flexibility, this massage gets deep into the tissue.
90 minutes


MALDIVIAN SIGNATURE REJUVENATION
Feel like you're in the Maldives with this luxurious massage that uses organic coconuts and pearly-white sand to nourish, relax, and rejuvenate your whole body.
180 minutes

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