What’s Next for Romance Travel in Maldives

The Ultimate Maldives Honeymoon Guide


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June, 2024

With some of the best hotels in the world, highest standards of service anywhere and the country's one island one resort policy, the Maldives provides romantic escapes more than half a century. Its pristine beaches, crystal-clear waters and vibrant marine life have inspired generation after generation of couples to put an Maldives vacation on their bucket lists, resulting in more than a million people each year arriving to be have a honeymoon, wed, or both — plus all those who come to just to enjoy a romantic island getaway.

The options for these visitors are virtually endless, so we’ve chosen to present a sampling of some of the newer accommodations, experiences and packages in Maldives now available to a romantic couples.

New and Upgraded Love Nests

Love Nest in Maldives 2024

The latest addition to the Maldives skyline: Couples planning to stay near Male will find a new, luxurious option at in the form of the swanky OBLU SELECT Lobigili. This adults only all-inclusive resort has been crowned as World’s Top Luxury Hotel 2024. Since opening, the ‘Island Of Love’ has become the go-to spot for adults, honeymooners and couples looking to renew their vows, celebrate that special anniversary or just escape the world to romance in paradise. Adding to the indulgence is the Only Blu, the largest underwater restaurant in The Maldives. The unique, multi-sensory culinary journey features gourmet cuisine with champagne set against a colourful backdrop of marine life.

Revamped Accommodations: An iconic Maldives resort for couples Huvafen Fushi has reopened with new look and guest experiences, after extensive enhancement of the secluded island haven. All 46 bungalows and pavilions have been deliberately designed to give guests a sense of peaceful seclusion with individual decks, ocean views, freshwater infinity pools and direct access to one of the best house reefs in the North Malé atoll.

One of the best honeymoon destination in the Maldives LUX* South Ari Atoll, unveils its newest accommodation – Romantic Beach Pool Villas. Thatched-roof beach bungalows and villas perched over the Maldivian waters create a stylish seaside haven. Ideal for couples, they feature their secluded beach spot and an infinity pool overlooking the panoramic ocean.

An award-winning honeymoon destination Baros Maldives has unveiled its latest offering, the Baros Suites with Private Pool, each spanning an impressive 200 square meters. Meticulously crafted to provide an oasis of seclusion, these suites are designed to uphold the highest privacy standards while boasting a timeless aesthetic.

Heritance Aarah invites couples to enjoy any of its 26 Ocean Wing suites. At the premium all-Inclusive Maldives resort the new Ocean Suites Wing is an intimate, adults-only enclave, featuring a dedicated overwater infinity pool, an exclusive restaurant, and a secluded pool bar solely for the enjoyment of Wing clients. The Wing offers privacy and serenity to discerning guests seeking an elevated holiday experience.

Nestled on a beautiful paradise island near Malé, surrounded by crystalline lagoon waters, Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort reintroduces its Over Water Villas with a full facelift following four months of extensive renovations. With an overhaul in the interiors, plus the installation of four new pools, the Maldivian playground is all set to cradle couples and families into vacation mode.

A romantic adventures for couples await, at newly renoved Maldives iconic diving and snorkeling paradise OBLU NATURE Helengeli by SENTIDO featuring enticing, all-new vibrant look with stunning water villas, beach villas enhanced with private pools, and a speciality restaurant – Raga Route.

With its exclusive private beach villa collection Nika Island Resort & Spa is redefining the Maldives holidays. This luxurious resort stands out as the only one in the Maldives offering all guests who book these exquisite accommodations direct access to a secluded stretch of beach. Their private beach villas cater to the most discerning travelers, offering a sanctuary of tranquility and luxury against the stunning Maldivian backdrop.

Celebrate your love in inspirational ways at Anantara Veli Maldives Resort, is a special couple's getaway spoils you with thoughtful indulgence including Over Water Villa accommodation, breakfast in bed for two, return speedboat transfers, champagne and chocolates on arrival and more.

Best New Maldives Properties

New Wedding places

Ifuru Island Maldives: sky diving experience 2024

Conceived to make every moment unforgettable, challenge the ordinary, and awaken the spirit of adventure, the new Ifuru Island Resort Maldives features a wealth of amenities and experiences, including an array of bars and restaurants, and luxury spa. What’s more, with its new ‘Exclusively Yours’ approach to premium 24-hour all-inclusive offerings, guests can truly relax knowing everything has been taken care of. Unlike many other island resorts in the Maldives that charge for weddings Ifuru Island offers ‘A gift for you’ a complementary wedding package for guests who stay at the resort for seven or more nights.

An unique and largest tourist destination in the Maldives, CROSSROADS Maldives is home to three upscale resorts: Hard Rock Hotel MaldivesSAii Lagoon Maldives, Curio Collection by Hilton, and the recently opened SO/Maldives. Complementing the exceptional accommodation options, guests can immerse themselves in The Marina @ CROSSROADS, a luxurious yacht marina, a vibrant lifestyle enclave, and a gastronomic haven. Recently awarded with the titles of “Best MICE Destination” and “Best Wedding Destination,” at TTM Awards 2023, this multi-island destination emerges as a top choice for both business travelers and leisure seekers.

Weddings in Maldives

Romantic dining experiences

Promotions and Packages for couples in maldives

A multi-island destination in the Maldives, Niyama Private Islands reopens its tree top restaurant, Nest, with reimagined jungle dining reinforced with bold, new flavours.

A great way to start your day in style is an exclusive Champagne Breakfast at Sky Bar, Kuramathi Maldives. Perched 7 metres above sea-level, this enchanting dining experience offers panoramic vistas of turquoise waters and pristine white sand beaches, making it a truly unforgettable affair.

Expanding its collection of remarkable island memories, Sun Siyam Iru Veli has presented two exceptional signature guest experiences: the Floating Delights and the Private Lagoon Breakfast, promising moments of unparalleled indulgence and exclusivity.

Surrounded by the sights and sounds of the crystalline lagoon and with the fabled Maldivian sunset as a backdrop — there’s arguably no better place on earth to tie the knot than on Baros’ unique Piano Deck.

Never content to rest on its laurels, SEA is now heralding a new era of refinement and elegance in its exclusive underwater setting as it transforms itself into a luxury caviar restaurant with the launching of 'Caviar Indulgence' – the first of its kind in the Maldives.

Maldives Dining Guide

Promotions and Packages

Promotions and Packages for couples in maldives

To celebrate your HONEYMOON & ROMANCE time Avani+ Fares Maldives rolls out the best honeymoon offer in Baa Atoll. You'll get accommodation, one bottle of wine and one romantic beach dinner. Simply book a minimum of five nights, add 'honeymoon benefits' in the special requests section when confirming your booking, and the resort's reservations team will contact you to apply the benefits to your booking.

The most popular celeb hotspot in Maldives Amilla offers more complimentary treats the longer your stay–one of the most exclusive Maldives honeymoon offers from 4+ nights, where the longer you stay, the more delightful surprises await. For 7+ nights, receive a surprise excursion, a romantic beach dinner with a 3-course menu, a 30-minute spa add-on and more exclusively Amilla Maldives honeymoon resort experiences.

Experience the Blissful Romance on the most remote private island in Maldives and save 40% with JA Manafaru’s exclusive romance package, designed to be an indulgence in love for the most romantic of couples, and those who seek that unforgettable intimate escape.

Former adult-only getaway in Maldives Veligandu Island Resort announces its reopening this November, and celebration offer: Save 40% on Veligandu Stays. Valid on all meal plans and all villa categories this offer combines with all the other offers, honeymooners & Wedding Anniversary (Silver & Gold) guests will receive half a bottle of champagne, a special bed decoration and a fruit basket once during the stay.

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