Maldives is the ultimate destination for travellers searching for spectacular natural beauty and five star luxury.
If you’re staying in Male city, Hulhumale, or you have some spare time (at least 8 hours) before heading to your international flight, why not hop over to a resort island for that true Maldives paradise experience?
For a day trip to a resort island in the Maldives, an all-inclusive resort is a winner. All your food and drinks are included, so you can concentrate on topping up your tan and exploring the crystal lagoons.
There are a number of all-inclusive resorts offering the chance to experience a tropical island. Soak up the sun by the pool, explore white sandy beaches, sip cocktails on the beach and snorkel the azure waters.
Travellers on a brief trip will want to pack a lot into their time and experience the best this island nation has to offer. So if you’re planning a quick visit, here’s Maldives Traveller’s pick of the best all-inclusive resorts for day trips.
Club Med Kani
This resort is described as a ‘garden island’ thanks to its lush green interior. It even looks like a palm tree when viewed from above, with wooden jetties spraying out into the lagoon like fronds. Pristine white sand and azure waters complete the paradise island scene. This is a great option if you’re looking for a little fun with your relaxation. On top of the transfers, lunch, drinks and pool access you would expect, also included is some water sports, a reef snorkelling trip, pool activities and the resort’s entertainment programme.
Adaaran Prestige Vadoo
Another sensational all-inclusive resort, Adaaran Prestige Vadoo stands at the gateway to the south atolls. Spending the day here gives access to the vibrant house reef, swimming pool and exotic beauty of the island.
Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa
This adults-only retreat is ideal for couples and honeymooners, offering seclusion and relaxation in tropical surroundings. Take some quality time with your loved one strolling along the beach or dipping into the glittering lagoon.
Adaaran Club Rannalhi
Located at the tip of the South Male’ atoll, the Adaaran Club Rannalhi is a great option for when you need a quick-hit of island serenity. Grab your snorkelling gear and explore the vibrant world under the waves.
Fihalhohi Island Resort
Fihalhohi Island Resort, is absolute paradise island escape. The beach is surrounded by stunning house reef with abundant marine life.