Outrigger Maldives Maafushivaru Resort

Small island charm

Outrigger Maldives Maafushivaru Resort

Hotel Description

Maafushivaru lies on the southern tip of the Ari Atoll and is surrounded by breathtaking clear waters and a house reef.

This boutique island has delightful villas, a spa, a good selection of watersports and beautiful soft white sand beach.

Outrigger Maldives Maafushivaru Resort

Small island charm and verdant green vegetation awaits on this 350m long paradise resort - an idyllic, relaxing and romantic place perfect for lazy days and relaxing.

Facilities include a comfortable library/lounge with a coffee and tea service, sundeck, beautiful infinity-edge pool, boutique, restaurants and bars. The 48 beach, pool and water villas provide simple and stylish contemporary accommodation with everything you‘ll need for a great holiday.

The Spa sits in a quiet corner of the island on its own jetty and is quipped with 5 treatment rooms, a beauty care room, 2 massage rooms and a gym. Treat yourself to a beauty treatment or massage while you soak up the quiet atmosphere.

The resort also has a deserted island in the neighbouring lagoon - Lonubo Island is available exclusively for Maafushivaru guests. There are morning and afternoon complimentary boat trips to Lonubo where you can while away your day sunbathing, swimming or snorkelling. Private dinners and overnight getaways can also be arranged for couples who want to experience a bit more of the desert island life.

Wedding and renewal of vows packages are available at Maafushivaru. Please ask us for full details and rates.

Hotel Information



Closest Airport


Transfer Time

30 minutes


  • Gym
  • Infinity Pool
  • Laundry
  • Library
  • Massage
  • Minibar
  • Spa
  • Watersports
  • Wi-Fi

Holiday Type(s)

  • Honeymoon Destinations
  • Luxury Holidays



Beach Villa

Surrounded by abundant vegetation and located right beside the beach, our beach villas are self-contained with sun loungers on a private deck facing the sea.

Beach Villa with Private Pool

The beach pool villas are fitted with king-sized beds, a modern signature silver glass crystal tiled bathroom, a twin vanity and separate indoor and outdoor showers in your private garden.

Over Water Villa

Luxury villas with modern comforts along with bespoke views of the lagoon. The spacious bedroom features a king-sized bed and daybed.

Over Water Villa with Private Pool

Expansive villas with all modern comforts, offering the best Maafushivaru experience with its spacious bedrooms, and the alluring views of the blue lagoon.

1 Bedroom Sunset Over Water Villa with Hot Tub

Luxury villas with modern comforts and outdoor hot tub along with bespoke views of the lagoon and mesmerizing Maldivian sunsets. The spacious bedroom features a king-sized bed.

Two Bedroom Beach Villa with Private Pool

Spacious sanctuaries built on two-levels, ideal for couples wanting some extra space or for small families.

A taste of the Maldives

An elevated dining experience

Maafushivaru offers every type of dining experience – without even leaving the resort. Find fast casual bites, buffets, and upscale restaurants within walking distance from your villa.

Moodhu Grill

We're Smokin'! One of our signature dining experiences, with five overwater private dining platforms, open to the stars above and the coral reef below. Classic grill-house fare including lobster, shrimp, choice cuts from our butcher, along with marinated Middle Eastern style kebabs cooked in our Tandoor oven.

Dinner: 7 pm - 10


Set at the highest point on the island, overlooking the moonlit ocean, a romantic table on the balcony awaits, where you can experience OUTRIGGER Maldives Maafushivaru Resort's premier fine dining venue.

Dinner: 7 pm - 10 pm


Japanese fusion is the theme in this charming, intimate restaurant set over our sunset lagoon. Why not indulge in a Sake infused cocktail and sample Chef's carefully crafted 'small plate' style cuisine? Koto showcases our Teppanyaki Table where the theatre of food comes to life.

Dinner: 7 pm - 10 pm

Indulge your adventurous side and unwind to island time

A unique chain of nearly 1200 islands, the Maldives are ripe for adventure. From spa services, scuba diving to paddleboarding, our resort will connect you with activities that take your vacation to the next level.

Navasana Spa

Blend your inner beauty with the beauty of the landscape.
An oasis individually designed to help you realize your ultimate state of wellbeing.


Our fully equipped PADI dive centre with enthusiastic multi-lingual instructors offers a wide range of underwater adventures catering for all levels from beginners to experienced divers.


Discover the utterly sublime and flourishing underwater world around South Ari Atoll. From silent cruises to experience breathtaking sunsets, exploration trips to nearby islands, or a fun fishing adventure, we’ve got you covered.

Water Sports

Take advantage of the majestic turquoise waters. Whether you're into parasailing, jetskiing or fun rides, there's something for everyone to nourish their spirit of adventure.

Fitness Center

The wellness center of our celebrated beach resort in the Maldives also has a fully equipped gymnasium to help you keep fit even when on holiday.


Our OUTRIGGER Zone conservation initiative serves to provide enriching experiences for our guests, hosts and local communities; as well as to ensure that our properties actively do their part to protect our oceans and help them to thrive for generations to come.

Our link to the ocean is unbreakable
As the premier beach resort company in the world, our ocean's health is intricately linked to our success. Therefore, its stewardship is our responsibility. And we take that seriously.

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