Where Kids Stay and Eat Free in the Maldives

Maldives resort Family Vacation packages

Book Your All Inclusive Vacation and save 25% in Atmosphere Hotels and Resorts, Maldives
Book Your All Inclusive Vacation and save 25% in Atmosphere Hotels and Resorts, Maldives

Updated May, 2023

Travel is a time to reconnect with the people who matter most. With special offers for the littler ones in the Maldives, there’s every reason to make your next trip a family affair.

Bring the childrens along and they will stay and eat for free at these best Maldives resorts. It’s a family vacation that’s friendly for kids, parents and budget! Reconnect as a family for less.

Hard Rock Hotel Maldives

Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa

Best Experience for:  families, couples, activities, shopping, dining, entertainment

Located a 15-min boat ride from Malé airport, Hard Rock Hotel Maldives is your all-access guide to the great life in The Marina @ CROSSROADS, the first integrated resort destination in the Maldives. Opened on september 2019, the 5*-star ocean front resort offers direct access to an entertainment island with dining, shopping, and more fun activities. Hard Rock Hotel in the Maldives takes inspiration from the tropical surroundings, incorporating authentic notes of regionally-inspired music memorabilia throughout. A Silver Family Suite is the perfect amount of space for your band of four, five, or six. Read Full Review

This year Hard Rock Hotel Maldives, the go-to destination for a family-friendly summer holiday. Kids will rave about a summer camp-cation experience of a lifetime! The kids summer Camp-cation program offers an array of activities and amenities unlike any other. Kids will have the opportunity to take part in fun creative activities such as self-defense, aerial arts, painting and crafting, and explore the wonderful Island life. Children 11.99 years old and below enjoy a complimentary stay using the existing bed and enjoy complimentary meals from the kids menu or a 50% discount from the regular menus.


Fushifaru Maldives

Fushifaru Maldives aerial

Best Experience for:   Couples, Value, Diving, activities

An idyllic island retreat with a powder soft sands, Fushifaru Maldives is a 5-star resort located in Lhaviyani Atoll. If you need little more than a sensational beach and a comfortable bed, this little laid-back resort might be the one for you. Facilities are few, although there is a watersports centre, kids playground, swimming pool and spa – but really it's all about the beach. Nestled between a national Marine Protected Area and three of the Maldives’ most iconic dive sites, Fushifaru Maldives is a boutique and intimate resort with an endless promise of adventure, excitement, discovery and serenity all in one diverse landscape. Read Full Review

If you travel with childrens to the Maldives this summer Fushifaru offers a 40% discount, and Kids STAY & EAT Free! Beach Duplex villas provide the luxury of space and modern amenities to make this a truly special getaway for whole family.

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Outrigger Maldives Maafushivaru Resort

Experience world-class service at lti Maafushivaru Maldives

Best Experience for:   Couples, swimming with Whale Sharks, Diving

A very special place, Maafushivaru is a unique island getaway that epitomizes all that one dreams of when thinking of the Maldives. Located in South Ari Atoll, the boutique resort is one of the best destinations in the Maldives. Combining a Maldivian paradise with contemporary indulgences, a rays, reef sharks, fish, and curious herons are the common attractions in the lagoon area, and the island’s location in the southern tip of the picturesque atoll of Ari is ideal for spotting whale sharks and mantas year round. Read Full Review

The award-winning luxury resort has launched a Kids Stay and Eat Free promotion for new bookings from now until 31 October 2023. It means that two children, under the age of 12, can stay and eat free as part of their parents’ meal plan. Kids can either dine from the buffet or from the kids’ menu in the resort’s five restaurants. With this offer, all little VIPs have a chance to experience the beauty of Maldives’ sun and fun, whilst the parents enjoy a stress-free vacation, spending less.


The Nautilus Maldives

The Nautilus Maldives sunset

Best Experience for:   Ultra Luxury, couples, families, activities, wellness, swimming with mantas

New bohemian luxury, The Nautilus Maldives is a highly exclusive, fully private resort of 26 beach and ocean houses. A privately-owned island in the heart of the Baa Atoll UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, The Nautilus Maldives is one of the leading luxury resorts in the world. A celebration of the individual spirit, The Nautilus gives you space – to share, to meet, to be yourself and to shape your own personal journey. And, most of all, to celebrate the people you’re with, in any way you choose. A stay here isn’t like a stay anywhere else.. Read Full Review

The Nautilus is known to be among the best family resort in the Maldives that accommodate guests of all ages. With this Family Package, break free and spend true quality time with loved ones with a holistic family escape where your children embark on learning inspiring new discoveries at Young Wonderers whilst you take time out to don your fins and mask before slipping into the sparkling seas that envelop the island's house reef. Up to two children (under 12 years) may stay and eat all meals from our childrens’ menu with compliments when accompanied by paying adults.

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VARU by Atmosphere

VARU by Atmosphere - A Premium All-Inclusive Resort

Best Experience:   All-Inclusive Resort, Couples, Families, Diving, Spa, activities

VARU by Atmosphere is Premium All-Inclusive Resort found on the north-west edge of Malé Atoll. The brand new hotel reflects the local heritage and culture of the Maldives throughout its estate, and the ‘VARU Plan’ goes beyond the typical All-Inclusive concept, and includes villa accommodation, all food and beverages, special dining experiences, in-villa services, excursions, spa treatments, and more. Accessible by a 45-minute speedboat journey from the main Velana International Airport, VARU by Atmosphere boasts 108 luxurious villas and four restaurants and bars. Additional resort facilities include a dive and water sports centre, ELENA spa, gymnasium and kids club. Read Full Review

Travelling with your tribe? Stay in the Majlis Suite, and two kids go free! Enjoy Family Escape with this sprawling double-floored family home features a central courtyard with a swimming pool. A nanny’s room, a dining cum living room, special services, and a spectacular master bedroom with ocean views add to the charm.

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COMO Maalifushi

COMO Maalifushi aerial

Best Experience:  Ultra-luxury, Families, Groups, Couples, Wellness, Surfing, Diving

A beautiful pearl in the pristine corner of the Maldives, the magnificent COMO Maalifushi is a state-of-the-art resort built for lovers of sun, wellness and scuba diving. With multi-bedroom overwater villas and suites with private pools, the 5-star resort is the ultimate away-from-it-all destination for families, couples, surfers and divers. There are some excellent breaks nearby as well as a string of uninhabited private islands, where whale shark sightings are common. Slip into the blue from your water villa, explore the best coral reefs in the world or enjoy quality, first-class food at this luxury resort. READ FULL REVIEW

The 5* resort has a selection of family-sized villas with outdoor space to enjoy, and Play by COMO for the little ones, so you can enjoy some downtime while they learn, play and explore. Complimentary daily breakfast, lunch and dinner for two children under the age of 12 (per room from kids menu) are included in 'FAMILY GETAWAY' offer. Book your stay and visit Maalifushi by December 19th for the most exclusive rates. (from USD 910)


Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas

Anantara Kihavah Maldives Villas

Best Experience for:   Ultimate Luxury, couples, groups, families, spa, dining, swimming with mantas

Discover Anantara Kihavah, a luxury resort with all the advantages of a paradise island of dreams you can imagine - white beaches with fringed palm trees, turquoise waters, dedicated butlers, fine dining and luxurious Over Water Villas - and you will not be disappointed. Nestled on private island in a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, the resort boasts 80 beach and over water pool villas and residences, gourmet dining options, including award-winning SEA underwater restaurant, Anantara spa, and the Maldives’ only over water observatory. Read Full Review

Enjoy an amazing 5-night family holiday with dining, resort activities, a turtle adventure, children’s club and babysitting benefits. Enjoy a family BBQ in your villa, a children’s culinary class, and will be treated to endless ice cream every day. Set out in search of turtles hovering under the waves with an unforgettable family cruise. Admire the marine inhabitants while enjoying a family lunch in the mesmerising underwater SEA restaurant. Children stay and dine with our compliments!

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Kandima Maldives

Jumeirah Vittaveli

Best Experience for:   Families, couples, Activities, Nightlife, Value

Kandima is a "new look" of the Maldives combining the latest innovations, not to mention the playful spirit of a private island, Kandima is aimed at sports-loving, party-going groups as well as couples and active families, and has a range of accommodation options, from affordable sky studios to luxury pool villas. The island also offers one of the largest selection of F&B outlets in the country, with an incredible choice of 10 restaurants and bars, all featuring unique and individual menus offering flavours of the world from Chinese and Japanese to authentic Maldivian and Mediterranean. The five-star resort has first class infrastructure, boasting one of the largest pools in the Maldives, tennis courts, an art studio, a marine biology school, a kids club, a game room, a library, a gym, a yoga studio and a spa. Read Full Review

Up to 55% discount applicable for stays from now to 23rd December 2023; check out our 6 nights stay specials and save up on a vacay like no other! Rates from $284

  • Complimentary Breakfast with Unlimited Soft Drinks During Meal Time
  • 2 Children up to 11.99 Years Stay & Eat Free
  • Honeymooners - 60 minutes massage for two (more than 7 nights)
  • 15% Discount on Dive & Water Sports Activities (T & C Apply)
  • 10% Discount on Spa Treatments
  • Unlimited juice, soft drinks, water, tea/coffee during meal time
  • 30 Minute Complimentary Photo Shoot
  • Complimentary daily snorkelling trips (not guided) to house reef
  • Complimentary daily scheduled yoga and fitness programmes
  • Complimentary kids club activities (daily)
  • Complimentary use of tennis, beach volley and football arena
  • Daily evening entertainment at Breeze bar (live music/DJ)
  • Weekly beach games and pool parties at Breeze or Beach Club

Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma - Kids Stay & Eat Free

Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma, South Male Atol

Best Experience:  Family Value, Activities, surfing

Kandooma is the Maldives' most accessible and budget-friendly resort, and your holiday starts the minute you disembark from the plane. Set on a beautiful, palm-fringed island in the South Male Atoll, from the moment you check into one of the resort’s laid-back beach villas, your break is sure to be packed with private beach relaxation, sensuous spa treatments and all the sun-filled fun you could ever want. Whether you’re an active adventurer yourself, or just fancy letting the kids go wild with a complimentary snorkelling session – dive, surf, fun tube or paddleboard, you can do it all at the Holiday Inn Kandooma Maldives. Read Full Review

Stay All Inclusive at Holiday Inn Resort Kandooma Maldives. Up to 2 children below the age of 12 stay and eat free with the resort's 'Kids Stay & Eat FREE' programme.

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