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30 April, 2023

A new addition to the collection of Maldives luxury resorts Amari Raaya – an idyllic island retreat that celebrates life’s best moments.

Set to open on 1st August 2023, the 5-star Amari Raaya is located in Raa Atoll a 45-minute seaplane trip from Male main airport. Choose between domestic transfer or seaplane arrival and experience the Maldives the way it should be from day one.

Raa Atoll. the beach 2023


The collection of accommodation options at Amari Raaya is amazing! From stunning private beach villas to luxurious overwater pool suites, be inspired by the natural materials and contemporary castaway vibes. Perfect for couples, families or groups of friends, all 187 villas and suites feature the best in island amenities, with space for you to relax and take in the atmosphere of the Maldives.

Whether you opt for a villa on the beach or one floating over the shimmering Indian Ocean, every room offers unobscured views of the magnificent Raa Atoll waters and boasts the best in contemporary Maldivian architecture, Thai hospitality and a luxurious castaway feel.

new luxurious villas


Feel a burst of flavour at any one of the resort's eight food and beverage outlets – each one finding the perfect balance between Thai, Asian, Maldivian and Western flavours, ingredients, techniques and experiences.

Pair your meal with a cocktail or creative drink concoction that welcomes sundown from atop a canopy of palms or even disappear with a loved one to a private corner of the beach and enjoy a romantic dinner for two with sand between your toes.

  • Amaya Food Gallery:
    The Amari classic serving vibrant Asian and International fare
  • Ampers&nd:
    A place for Pan Asian culinary adventure and romantic drinks
  • SOAQ:
    Our poolside snack bar that adds some colour to your day
  • Pregolino:
    Casual yet sophisticated Italian dining
  • Seb’s Shack:
    Utensil-free snack shack packed with tasty morsels and icy beers
  • The Village Café:
    Fresh pastries, coffee and savoury snacks to fuel your next adventure
  • Fulhi Bus:
    Touring the island three times a day with food and drinks for all
  • Sports Bar:
    A perfect place to refuel on liquids after a good workout
  • Destination Dining:
    Bespoke island or ocean dining, from treetop dinners to open ocean soirees
island or ocean dining

Things to Do

Dive under the water, surf atop it or head inland and play a round of mini golf or paddle tennis. And our scuba diving courses promise the best in underwater safaris this side of the Atoll.

  • Water Sports and Dive Centre
  • Outdoor activities zone
  • FIT Centre
  • Maai Spa
  • Kids Club
  • The Village
Water Sports, Raa Atoll

From all-day room service that keeps you satisfied to tailored excursions both on and off island, there’s no limit to what Amari Raaya can offer. And for families, services like baby care, hairdressing, laundry keep everyone happy.

  • Domestic transfers (reservations required, extra charges apply)
  • Baby cots (advance booking required)
  • Babysitting service (extra charges apply, advance booking required)
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multi-lingual concierge
  • Currency exchange
  • On-call doctor
  • First aid kit
  • Laundry and dry cleaning (extra charges apply)
  • Free Wi-Fi throughout the island

Now, Amari Raaya Maldives resort is open for booking with pre-opening rates with breakfast from USD 495


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