Five Maldives Family Resorts You Need to Know

Family Travel to Maldives

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Looking for a place to stay that will make your whole brood happy? If you’re planning a family break to the Maldives make sure you choose a resort that knows how to make your stay really special. Just because you have kids doesn’t mean you have to miss out on incredible holiday experiences, we delve into Maldives family-friendly resorts where the entire traveling clan can have fun and relax during the family holiday of your dreams. Below are five of our favourite family resorts in Maldives – they’ll soon make you wish you were a kid again!

LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas

LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas goes above and beyond in catering to families. The secret of magical family holidays is some alone time for the parents, play time for the little ones, and plenty of bonding time all together. Make a Family Lagoon Pavilion your home away from home in the tropics. If you travel with a tribe, this accommodation offers unbeatable child-friendliness. Step outside, and you're right on the beach, ready to build sandcastles and soak the sun. This villa is a 130sqm unit with one entrance leading to two separate living spaces, perfect for families with kids or teens who want some privacy as well. The Kids Club, PLAY serves up daily activities for children, including arts and crafts, treasure hunts, hidden bottles, fun adventures, and the outdoor splash pool is a big hit with the little travellers. Family movie nights are the best nights. For teenagers there are the tennis courts, underwater - snorkelling and planting coral - or practising watersports, socialising at a quiz night, journaling at Wanderlust Library or making art at JunkArt studio. Food is fabulous and your kids really will love to eat at MIXE and East Market. And for both kids and adults, don’t miss the ICI Ice Cream. LUX* Me Spa welcomes all family members too. The spa has a menu of treatments adapted to their age with spa products that smell like desserts.


Atmosphere Kanifushi Maldives

Atmosphere Kanifushi Maldives

Atmosphere Kanifushi is an amazing all-inclusive resort that’s perfect for families. An ideal choice for a private family escape Two Bedroom Sunset Family Beach Villa offers the epitome of luxury, featuring a brand-new private pool boundless view of the ocean. Coupled with light all-day meals and specialty restaurants at Kanifushi resort are sure to win over whole family taste buds. The food is just out of this world, and there is plenty of favorite dishes for childrens. An absolute gem for both children and parents The kids club is fantastic and has a great range of activities and learning experiences by the trained staff. It’s got a play area outside, which is surrounded by trees so quite shady, it’s own little pool, and an area inside where they do crafts etc. For a quiet moment, parents may want to slip away to the Akiri Spa by Mandara, for relax and renew. Other facilities on the island: Dive School, water sports, gym, excursions, snorkelling. Atmosphere Kanifushi is in Lhaviyani Аtoll and 35-Minutes by seaplane from Male Airport.


Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa

Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa for families

Planning a family holiday in the Maldives? Fortunately, Hideaway Beach resort up to the task of making everyone happy and ensuring that family travel is memorable for guests of all ages. Hideaway has a choice of spacious villas and residences, with multi bedrooms and even their own pools. Parents have the freedom of putting the children to bed and sitting outside watching the incredible starlit night sky while enjoying a seclusion. Expect a premium dining experiences, kids’ club where the fun never stops and facilities dedicated to making whole family stay incredible and unforgettable. Kids Club isn’t just about the kids though – parents will love it for the opportunities it gives them for some real down time – an indulgent spa treatment, exciting dive trip or simply a delicious cocktail while reading a good book. There are ocean adventures galore including Private Fishing Fun, dolphin spotting and snorkelling with turtles. The Floating Aquatic Park is great entertainment for the entire family and you can make up your own games and see who makes a splash first. On dry land there’s kid’s golf as well as an assortment of other sporting activities. Explore the large island and go on a family bike ride courtesy of the bicycles available in every room, including kids sizes.


Siyam World Maldives

Siyam World Maldives' Family guide

Finding a destination that caters to the diverse needs and interests of multi-generational families is no easy feat. Whether your are planning a grand family reunion, a multi-gen family getaway, or simply a fun family holidays, look no further than Siyam World Maldives. With the Premium 24hrs WOW! All-inclusive, the resort truly has something for everyone, making them an irresistible option for family travel. Siyam World Maldives knows how to deliver vacations that truly have it all. Moreover, the array of dining choices and activities make it easy for families to create shared memories while also giving individuals the freedom to explore their interests for a well-rounded vacation experience.


Finolhu Baa Atoll

Famed for its spacious accommodation, dining options, exciting family-friendly activities and some of the most stunning beaches in the Maldives, Finolhu Baa Atoll offers an enchanting balance of natural wonder and luxurious living to make it the perfect family resort. Perfect for families or groups of friends, Two Bedroom Beach Pool Villas enjoy direct access to the beach and include their very own private pools. For larger families of up to four adults and four children, the 2-Bedroom Water Villas offer an impressive living space as well as direct ocean access and a private pool. For family bonding over mealtimes, guests are spoilt for choice thanks to Finolhu’s truly unique dining experiences. Families are sure to enjoy regular visits to Milk Lab for its refreshing selection of ice cream and frozen yogurt alongside vegan sandwiches and slices of cake, or opt to take a short dhoni boat ride to Crab Shack - a truly unique dining experience not to be missed. The Oceaneers Kids Club has a wide choice of activities for children aged from 4 to 12 years, while the whole family can enjoy a magical trip out on the lagoon together in the Penguin Semi-Sub. A birthday in Finolhu is a wonderful day for children, because the team has put together a magical package for this celebration. Captain Fin and the mermaid Lhu Lhu take the little ones into a world full of emotions and stories. Snorkelling, scuba diving and non-motorized water sports are also available, while mom can indulge in a little “me time” at Fehi Spa or take part in the resort’s wellness offerings for a little privacy and pampering.


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