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10 Best Family Resorts in Maldives 2021

Most Popular Kid Friendly Hotels in Maldives


Maldives is better known as best romantic getaway for couples, but beautiful beaches, the turquoise sea and fabulous islands also have a lot of fun for families. Children's clubs are relatively rare, especially among luxury hotels, but they are ... like children's pools, kid's food and family accommodation.

There are many questions from families - where to stay with a child in the Maldives ... and what are the best family hotels. We will open for you the best of the best! Here is a list of Top 14 most popular resort in Maldives, which guarantee an unforgettable vacation for the whole family.

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1 Meeru Island Resort & Spa

Meeru Island Resort & Spa
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Best Experience:   Family, All Inclusive, Activities, for Couples, Value

Every year, Meeru Island Resort is possible satisfies more people than any other hotel. With 286 rooms and suites, including 106 water villas, the Meeru Island Resort is one of the Maldives' largest 4-star All inclusive resorts, and it has more overwater rooms than any other resort in the Maldives. The island is always full and after people have visited here, very often they come back again and again. The island is attractive for all ages: families have their own corner of the island, and couples have their own, hence there are two separate swimming pools, two buffet restaurants, and 2 spas. As a top rated Maldives' family resort, Meeru not only offers a family plan for an affordable holiday, but also fun facilities for children and teens. Families with children are offered to settle around the authentic center, where they will have The Komas Kid's Club, Dhoni bar and a swimming pool (with children's pool and daily water polo), Kakuni bar, café and the main Farivalhu buffet restaurant capable of satisfying the tastes and appetites of many families.  Read Full Review

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2 Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa

Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa
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Best Experience:  Water Villas, Service, Honeymoon, Family, House reef snorkeling, diving

Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa at Dhonakulhi is a luxury island hideaway in the untouched Haa Alifu atoll in the north of Maldives. Boasting with long white sandy beaches on each side of the island, crystal-clear waters, and beautiful turquoise-blue lagoon, Hideaway Beach offers guests the luxury of space and privacy across 297,000 square metres. With some of the largest villas in the country, all 103 luxury villas and residences fall into ten categories ranging from beachfront to over-water. Each villa is carefully positioned to offer peace, comfort and privacy to guests. To ensure the absolute absence of stress during your holiday, each of the villas is assigned a butler, to deal with anything from unpacking luggage to food, activity and transfers.

Including Family Villas with Pool the entire resort is great for families. The Family Villas have been designed with children and family living in mind – set on a private stretch of beach, each with their own pool and space in abundance. There is a children's menu, a children's pool and a large shallow lagoon, ideal for swimming and water sports. Young guests will love the Tender Hearts Kids Club is for children aged 3 to 12 years that is fully packed with indoor and outdoor fun activities. There is a free water park suitable for children and adults who are children at heart. Read Full Review

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3 Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort

Jumeirah Vittaveli
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Best Experience:  for family, activities

With some of the most spacious, luxury villas in the Maldives, a superb kids club, a huge choice of activities and just a 35-minute speedboat ride from Velana (Male) International Airport, Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort is a picture-perfect setting for your next tropical beach holiday with the family. With an excellent selection of spacious villas perfectly positioned to catch the sunrise or sunset, on the beach and over the water, or even with a private plunge pool – there is something to appeal to all families. From the moment you arrive at the resort's jetty, little ones will be ooh-ing and aah-ing in wonder as they peer into the crystal-clear waters to spy puffer fish, sting rays and baby reef sharks. With eight dining options each with a tasty children's menu, families are sure to find something to please even the fussiest of eaters. And they will be wide-eyed with delight as they discover the endless choice of activities, adventures and excursions that await!  Read Full Review

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5 Hard Rock Hotel Maldives

Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa
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Best Experience for: Couples, Families, Groups, Activities, Shopping, Dining, Entertainment

Hard Rock Hotel Maldives is a part of Emboodhoo Lagoon, the country's first integrated resort destination – which means you can walk to nearby entertainment, 12 restaurants in and around the resort and shopping at The Marina @ CROSSROADS, where leisure and entertainment activities are endless. The iconic brand of Hard Rock offers an all-access pass to diving opportunities, a soothing Body Rock spa and a stretch of soft beach. Vivid colours help the exotic surrounds flow inside modern interiors (complete with the ever-present memorabilia). Some rooms can be found inside bright white cubes on the beach while other villas jut out over the sea and offer direct access to the lagoon. Whether you are a romantic couple, a solo traveller, a family or traveling in a group Hard Rock Hotel Maldives satisfies all tastes and preferences.

With babysitting services, bunk beds, baby cots, Roxity Club® and and Teen Spirit® activities and other family-friendly perks, never band is too big for Hard Rock Hotel Maldives. Kids will love hanging with the coolest crew around, the Roxtars—colorful, music-inspired characters that will keep them entertained so you can shop, eat, sleep, or relax. By the way children 17 years old and below enjoy complimentary meals from the kids' menu or receive a 50% discount on the regular menu and meal plans. Read Full Review

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5 Lily Beach Resort and Spa - All Inclusive

lily beach resort
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Best Experience:   for Families, House Reef Snorkeling, All Inclusive

Today, Lily Beach Resort and Spa ranks among the leading resorts in the country with Premium All Inclusive, which was the result of an excellent redesign and reconstruction of the hotel. Reopened in 2009 as a 5-star resort, Lily Beach is a romantic place for a family holiday with All Inclusive that includes food, drinks and various activities. The stylish and spacious rooms have open air bathrooms with hydromassage baths, outdoor terraces with direct access to the ocean or to the beach, as well as other facilities: from sunscreen and quality toiletries to the packed mini bars and large flat-screen TVs. The resort's family facilities include a kid's buffet in the restaurant, a swimming pool and a game club. Active guests can enjoy land and water sports, while couples have many romantic options and places to seclude.  Read Full Review

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6 Atmosphere Kanifushi Maldives – A Premium All-Inclusive Resort

Atmosphere Kanifushi Maldives – A Premium All-Inclusive Resort
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Best Experience:  for Couples, Beach, Family, Activities, All-Inclusive

Atmosphere Kanifushi Maldives - A Premium All-Inclusive Resort are separate beach villas idyllically stretching along a hypnotic two-kilometer turquoise lagoon and showcasing luxurious living spaces with an emphasis on Maldivian interiors that offer a hassle-free 5 * star spa experience with a premium All-inclusive plan - Platinum Plus. All Inclusive 'Platinum Plus' includes a seaplane transfer, a fine collection of premium wines and spirits, a mixture of buffet, haute cuisine and themed nights, club entertainment and an abundance of exciting activities, ranging from sightseeing, sunset fishing, to unlimited snorkeling trips and non-motorized water sports! Even your villa mini-bar is stocked twice a day. In other words, you hardly need to think about money if you want to dive or pamper yourself in a spa, and even these options bring generous deals. This is the best option for couples or family vacation in the Maldives, if you want to save and get an unforgettable experience, as this is an excellent value for money option. Everything is included in ONE price!  Read Full Review

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7 Niyama Private Islands Maldives

Niyama Private Islands Maldives
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Best Experience: Watersports, Two Pristine Islands perfect for Family & Couples, Luxury Surfing, Underwater night club

Niyama Private Islands Maldives goes beyond conventional concepts of lavish accommodation, sumptuous cuisines, and personalised service; by presenting every visitor with myriad opportunities to create their own exceptional island experience. Set on two pristine islands Chill and Play on Dhaalu Atoll in the Maldives, Niyama Private Islands Maldives brings novelty to one of the most stunning settings in the world. Dining at sea, underwater, deep in the jungle or in the treetops. Submitting to spa journeys over water or in a garden. Adrenaline-fuelled adventures are interspersed with quiet moments of perfection on long stretches of powdery beach. Always delighted with the water, your children will be here in their element. Children's Club Explorers - for kids of all ages, although teenagers will get the most out of this activity. Endless breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, boat trips, diving and water sports are additional benefits of this a luxury 5 * Indian Ocean resort. Read Full Review

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8 Siyam World Maldives

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Best Experience for: All lnclusive, couples and families, activities

Siyam World is the brand-new, luxury 24-hour all-inclusive resort by Sun Siyam Resorts, the creator of the five-star multi-award-winning Iru Fushi. Offering an unique 24-hour WOW! Inclusive Plan, The Sun Siyam Iru Fen promises you an all-encompassing, hassle-free holiday experience with fantastic island-wide dine-around opportunities on all days along with a whole lot of fun activities!

Designed for fun-loving, open-minded couples, romance seekers, families or larger groups of friends, with the freedom to roam, socialise and engage in an island community. Siyam World and is one of the largest islands in the Maldives to boast a resort and show-stopping residences - The Beach House Collection. The Premium all-inclusive island getaway boasts an enticing variety of 21 accommodation categories of one-to six-bedroom villas, pavilions and The Beach House Collection residences, that span from 89 to 3,000 square metres. Sliding into the lagoon is more fun - Water Villas feature your own private pool and comes with a fun slide.

With a breath-taking wonders, Siyam World is surrounded by a 1.5 km house reef that is teaming with wildlife and a diverse array of aquatic life. A seaplane jorney from Male takes 45 minutes. With the best available rates for all accommodation anything the Maldives has ever seen, Siyam World will open it's doors October 28th 2021 Read Full Review

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9 Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa

Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa
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Best Experience:  Couples, family, activities, Value, spa

Just 20 minutes by speedboat from Male airport, Sheraton Maldives Full Moon Resort & Spa is a five-pearl elite property with a rustic atmosphere and a sense of personal space. The small island is home to 176 villas, a beach spa, modern fitness center, tennis court, diving center, free non-motorized water sports, kids club and swimming pool, and a collection of dining options. Thanks to its close proximity to Male, it is an ideal resort (all inclusive) for those who want to mix their holiday with a visit to the capital, or simply stretch their vacation time as long as possible. Family accommodation is offered in two categories: Island Cottage or Beachfront Cottage, more spacious with a personal terrace with direct access to the beach. Children's Club Sheraton Adventure is a favorite spot for young guests aged 4 to 12 years. The club menu offers a wide range of entertainment and kid's programs: from Maldivian language mini-lessons to video games, traditional music and dances, as well as fascinating adventures and sports games. The hotel can get a children's pass SPG - a food program for the "All Inclusive", created for the youngest guests and their parents. For a fixed daily fee, children under 12 years of age can get unlimited access to a number of food options, including children's menus, a buffet and drinks Read Full Review...

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10 One & Only Reethi Rah

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Best Experience:   Honeymoon, Water Villas, family, beaches, spa, activities

Set on one of the largest artificial islands in North Male Atoll, the all-villa ultra-luxury One&Only Reethi Rah resort offers an unparalleled array of luxurious options to create an unforgettable holiday. Sleek and spectacular, with unprecedented privacy, One&Only Reethi Rah inspires extraordinary journeys for the soul. From extensive outdoor adventure options, including snorkelling and diving in the exotic underwater world, to the mesmerising One&Only Spa, guests are spoilt for choice.

The resort does score does top the mark for its children's facilities. Children of all ages are welcome to come and stay at the resort. With a dedicated team of certified counsellors One & Only look after children better than anyone. Even for babies up to one year old, special food is provided. Children's accessories and various nice little things. The fact that there are only 6 family villas indicates that not so many are brought along, but those that are must have a fun time here. One of the best anywhere in the Maldives, the KidsOnly club for 4-9 year olds sees them constructively entertained all day and a ClubOne for teenagers is a loosely structured hang-out packed with good things. Read Full Review

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11 Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa – Deluxe All inclusive

Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa – Deluxe All inclusive
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Best Experience:  Couples, Families, All Inclusive, diving

Emerald Maldives Resort and Spa - Deluxe All Inclusive is an unforgettable getaway for people who dream to beach experience the beautiful white sands, tropical nature and blue ocean of a Maldivian island, with luxurious ambience. All inclusive 5-stars Deluxe Resort is located in Raa Atoll and was opened on August 2019. Emerald Maldives is the perfect destination for your holiday in the Maldives, whether you are looking for adventure for whole family, exploring the underwater wonders, or simply relaxation, enjoying the modern facilities, in-house dining venues and comfort of your villa.

The Family Beach Villas with Pool are the perfect choice for families with kids. The Resort has one of the biggest outdoor playground areas in the Maldives at the ‘Dolphin’Kids Club, in which creativity is the key of every activities. From the four restaurants to in-room dining service tailored for all your Family will astound even the youngest of guests and captivate all food lovers. Moreover, family open-air cooking classes with Chef Aldo are also available. Everything is disinfected before and after use allowing parents to feel safe about leaving their kids for a while and move on to the Spa. Read Full Review...

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12 The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island
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Best Experience:  Water Villas, Couples, Family, Spa, Beaches

The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi, the flagship property in The Sun Siyam Resorts' collection, is located in the northern Noonu Atoll, and is accessible by a 40-minute seaplane ride from the Maldives main Malé Airport. Surrounded by seemingly untouched environs of the scenic Noonu atoll, this 221-room resort offers what is arguably the best local resort in the country, including 2 swimming pools, diving center PADI , and the awarded largest spa in the country. On the 21-hectare island you can enjoy water sports and there are interesting excursions for all ages, as well as divу school, and for couples there is a detached swimming pool “for adults only” and a romantic dinner at candlelit fine restaurants.

Families should note that this is one of the few luxury resorts in the Maldives that has a kids club and babysitting services. The well-run Koamas Kidz Paradise Kids Club is a rare feature among the luxurious resorts in the Maldives for children aged three to 12 years, offers exciting activities and has a separate children's swimming pool. Nearby there is also an excellent game room for teenagers. Children are always welcome here, there are many special facilities, kids menu at the main restaurant, kids spa treatments, Indoor recreation center with board games, PS games, library and favorite children's snacks including ice cream in various cafes Read Full Review

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13  Amilla Maldives Resort & Residences

Conrad Maldives Rangali Island
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Best Experience for:  Families, Couples, Dining, Diving, Spa

Featuring more flexible approach to tropical island luxury, Amilla Maldives offers a luxurious 'island home' for both couples and families in the Maldives. Known as The Island of Surprises - younger, hipper, with a fresh and contemporary accomodation, the resort has so much to offer, from high design and inventive dining options, to stylish villas and amazing snorkelling and diving. Located in the Baa atoll, UNESCO Biosphere reserve, this might just be the most family friendly resort in the Maldives.

Family villas have been designed to ensure that both the parent’s and children’s bedrooms are in the same building. The villas are very spacious, and unlike many two bedroom options you might find elsewhere, the second bedrooms are large and so also work very well for families with older children. The Sultan's Village kids’ club at Amilla Fushi is terrific – all palm tree swings, finger painting and beach games – teens can play billiards and X-Box, and all childcare, including baby-sitting, is complimentary. There is also a children's pool and beach club close by if parents wish to relax in close proximity to the Kids Club. In 2018, Amilla Fushi has been recognised as the leading family resort in Maldives. Read Full Review

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14 Kandima Maldives

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Best Experience:   Family, Activities, Beach, Nightlife, Value

Kandima is a "new look" of the Maldives combining wild parties in the beach club, extensive dining options and even a chance to see the dolphin from the bathroom. It's about genuine hospitality with a human face and clever solutions that use the latest innovations, not to mention the playful spirit of a private island. Kandima was a late-comer to the Maldivian tourist market and is markedly different to the classic honeymooner resorts. It's aimed at sports-loving, party-going groups as well as couples and active families, and has a range of accommodation options, from affordable studios to luxury pool villas.

Located on a lush tropical island in Dhaalu Atoll is just a 30-minute flight from Velana International Airport, Kandima offers a choice of 266 stylishly designed studios and villas, with 11 different categories to choose from. The four-star plus resort has first class facilities, boasting the largest pool 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

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