Plan Maldives' 5 Most Dreamworthy Villas Vacation near Male

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Updated January, 2024

The Maldives is a coveted five-star destination known for its pristine beaches, extraordinary private islands, and some of the most luxurious villas around the globe. Complete with private chefs, personal butlers, secluded beachfronts, and spacious accommodations, there is a villa for every type of escape from multi-generational families to large groups.

Here we’ve listed five of the most over-the-top, heavenly villas near Male airport currently available to book – so you can vacation like a star!

Patina Maldives, Fari Islands: The Beach House Collection

 Patina Maldives, Fari Islands

Best Experience for:   Groups getaway, Coples, Families, Foodies, activities, spa

Expensive and super stylish, Patina Maldives is a luxury resort in Male within the Fari Islands with a collection of stunning overwater villas in Maldives with best sunset views. Just a 50-minute journey by speedboat from the Velana airport, the luxurious resort of unique and radiant character offers 90 contemporary one- to three-bedroom Beach and Water Pool Villas, alongside 20 Fari Studios, all of which embody a harmony of sanctuary and stimulation. Set in the Fari Islands archipelago in North Malé Atoll, guests can immerse themselves in a new expression of island life through thoughtful tailormade wellness journeys, interactive music programmes, captivating culinary experiences, and bask in the light-filled James Turrell Skyspace pavilion — all while embracing the vibrant social scene that emanates from the destination’s communal heart: the Fari Marina Village and Fari Beach Club. Read Full Review

Patina's largest villa offers myriad experiences within its luxurious layout. The interior space of this luxury beach villa in Maldives is generous, airy and mellow with warm, natural colours. Outside, two levels of private space of different character await you. Both give you views over your verdant tropical garden to the pristine white beach, turquoise lagoon and, as night falls, the amazing sunset. From US$19,000/night

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OZEN Reserve Bolifushi: Royale Reserve

Best Experience:  All Inclusive, Couples and Family, Diving, house reef snorkeling

OZEN Reserve Bolifushi - A Luxury All-Inclusive Resort is a beautiful island ideal for couples and families looking for hassle-free holiday experience in the Maldives. Expansive white beaches and turquoise waters are just 20 minutes by speedboat from Male airport, with a 24-hour butler service, private pools in each villa and spacious rooms. The RESERVE™ Plan is generously curated to encompass every element of an ultra-luxe tropical holiday to indulge you with an unforgettable getaway. READ FULL REVIEW

Located in the tranquil southern part of the island, the most exclusive accommodation Is the Royal RESERVE with a main ‘Sanctuary’ and two Guest Villas – with dramatic Indian Ocean views from almost every corner! This private beach bungalow in Maldives features a secluded beach, spa pavilion, open-air Jacuzzi, gym, a pool, outdoor and indoor living areas, stunning bathrooms, an overwater bar, and a dedicated restaurant as well as a fully-stocked professional kitchen with a wine cellar. Separate service quarters can accommodate up to four staff. The Sanctuary – The host of the Royal RESERVE will enjoy the main Sanctuary (530 sqm) which features its own living area and is fitted out with a state-of-the-art sound system including oversized flat-screen TVs. It also includes a private gym and a private spa pavilion. Bathroom facilities comprise a Jacuzzi (seating 6) with in-built TV and a deep soaking bathtub. Rates from US$15,000,00

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Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi: 3 Bedroom Grand Beach Villa with Pool

Waldorf Astoria Maldives  aerial

Best Experience:     Couples, Family, Beaches, spa, gourmet dining, activities

Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi is an exclusive 5-star resort that's bringing a “next level” to the luxury holiday experience in the Maldives for the discerning guests. Spanning across three islands in the South Male Atoll, the breathtaking new resort offers global travellers 138 luxuriously appointed villas in an inspirational setting, complemented by the iconic True Waldorf Service experience. Additionally, the resort features 10 truly unique dining experiences, including an unforgettable treetop restaurant boasting stunning views. An exclusive yet serene Spa and Wellness Centre, a wide array of water sports as well as extensive facilities for junior guests are also featured within the new Waldorf Astoria Maldives.. Read Full Review

Facing the south (inside lagoon) Three Bedroom Grand Beach Villa with Pools is incomparable. Offering exceptional space for privacy or togetherness, the outdoor living space boasts a large tropical garden, two infinity pools to laze away the day, a dining gazebo, hammock, direct beach access and service quarter. Indoors, with floor-to-ceiling windows throughout, the main villa's living and dining room is a haven of entertainment and relaxation space, while the bedrooms offer ultimate privacy. From 1,023 sq.m./11,007 sq.ft., 3 bedrooms, 2 pools, service quarter - the Grand Beach Villa accommodates 6 adults and 3 children below 12 years. Rates are from US$25,000.00

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Jumeirah Maldives: Three-Bedroom Beach Retreat

Jumeirah Maldives  Three-Bedroom Beach Retreat

Best Experience for:   An ultra Luxury, Couples, Families, Diving, Spa

Jumeirah Maldives is an all-villa luxury island resort surrounded by turquoise waters of the North Male Atoll, easily reachable by speedboat or seaplane from Male Airport. This intimate resort is ripe with eye-catching architecture and ocean-inspired interiors. Its idyllic location offers privacy for romantic getaways, a blissful island retreat for friends and family and experiences to suit the more active traveller. Read Full Review

Three Bedroom Beach Retreat with Pool is a high-life residence for family or friends, this is the 3-bedroom villa where south beach style meets inspired island elegance - and opens on to your own secluded view of sun-dazed sand and sea. Enjoy your own section of the shoreline at the ultimate beachside retreat for families and friends, a singular spot with its own gym, steam and sauna, large rooftop and private 18-metre infinity pool that ends only with the edge of the sands. With three storeys with an expansive rooftop terrace and bright open spaces this luxurious villa features also an extended rooftop terrace for al fresco dining. Rates from US$16,000,00/night

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The Ritz-Carlton Maldives, Fari Islands: The Ritz-Carlton Estate

Beachfront Access, The Ritz-Carlton Estate

Best Experience for:   Over-water Villas, couples and families, Spa, fine dining

Set within an Fari Isalnds, the Ritz-Carlton Maldives adopts a minimalist approach to luxury, allowing the pristine beaches, crystal oceans and boundless marine wildlife to take center stage. Each of the 100 villas boasts floor-to-ceiling glass walls for truly indoor-outdoor living. The hotel puts a tropical spin on the typical Ritz-Carlton glamour, with beachfront and overwater villas, private infinity pools, and personal butler service. In addition to the luxurious guest accommodations, the resort also has seven restaurants and bars showcasing international cuisine, an overwater spa, and a kids club with daily fun activities, as well as access to the Fari Marina with luxury shopping, dining and entertainment. Read Full Review

Located on a private beach cove, The Ritz-Carlton Estate is the most glamorous accommodation with three bedrooms at three pavilions, a private beach and lounge, an infinity pool overlooking the sunset, a full kitchen with a personal chef and indoor-outdoor dining spaces, and a dedicated golf cart to take guests around the property. Every detail of the stay is curated by a dedicated Aris Meeha, island butler and a personal chef. From US$25,000,00/night

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