5.5* Waldorf Astoria Maldives

Maldives

From R 260,200 R 182,841 pps 7 nights

In the heart of the South Malé Atoll lies a hidden gem on Ithaafushi Island, just a 45-minute yacht journey from Velana International Airport. Spanning across three islands with utmost privacy, luxuries and experiences. 

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279 sqm Villa

The choices are endless!  From 11 celebrated dining venues, a world-class lifestyle spa sanctuary, and a plethora of activities for all generations.

Why we Love it

  • 119 beach, reef and overwater villas with private pool, including the Ithaafushi Private Island
  • 11 dining venues and bars including Terra, an elevated treetop restaurant, and The Ledge by Dave Pynt
  • World-class lifestyle spa and wellness sanctuary
  • World-Class facilities for all ages
  • Waldorf Astoria Young Discovery Park - water recreation area and enriching activities for kids
  • Romantic wedding pavilion for a special occasion
  • Yach Transfers from Velana international Airport 

Our Recommendation

  • Upgrade to Business Class Flights from R27,000 per person 
  • Choose from an array of water sports and activities.
  • Commemorate special occasions from a private sand bank, beach cabana or in the comfort of your villa.
    Chefs will cater to every wish with specially crafted menus to celebrate those unforgettable moments.

What's the price?
From R 182,842 pps

Best price for this package is based on departure date: 11th August 2022 . Please use the calendar below to browse all available options by clicking on the applicable date. All prices subject to limited availability & rate of exchange fluctuations.

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Resort Facilities

  • 119 non-smoking Villas
  • Spam across 3 Islands 
  • Curated Boutique 
  • 24-hour in-villa dining
  • Personal Concierge service
  • Babysitting service
  • Bicycle rentals to explore the island
  • Spa & Fitness centre with an outdoor yoga pavillion
  • Array of water sports
  • Pool & Cabana experience 
  • Young Discovery Park  (Kid's Club)
  • Tennis court
  • 11 Unique Dining venues 

Activities

Explore a plethora of activities and adventures for guests of all generations 

Complimentary 

  • Mask, snorkel, fins, deluxe Carrying bag 
  • Single / Double Kayaks (1 hour)
  • 2/4 person paddle boat (1 hour)
  • Stand Up paddlle Board (1 hour)
  • Windsurfing Board (1 hour)
  • Catamaran sailing (1 hour)

Watersports
These prices (Brochures) are indicative and is subject to change without prior notice.

  • Windsurfing & Kitesurfing
  • Catamaran sailing
  • Motorized water sports
  • Surfing
  • Paddle Boarding

Excursions 
These prices (Brochures) are indicative and is subject to change without prior notice.

  • Snorkeling 
    Night / Whale shark / Nurse shark / Dolphin / Turtle 
  • Fishing trips
  • Glass Bottom boat 
  • Excursion trips
    Dolphin cruise / Sunset cruise / Sandbank picnic
  • Private Boat rental 

Diving
These prices (Brochures) are indicative and is subject to change without prior notice.

Entertainment & Family Services

Children's policy:

  • Up to 2 Children 0-11.99 years:
    Complimentary stay
  • Complimentary rollaway beds for children U/12y and cribs - available on request.
  • For safety reasons, children U/12y will not be allowed in Terra, Rock and Amber Restaurants
  • Parent/guardian to sign a liability waiver to accommodate children U/12y 

Young Discovery Park
Daily children's programs and babysitting services.

  • Babysitting services available on request from:
    $30 per hour until 11:00pm / $43 after 11:00pm
    (Book 24 hours in advance)

Spa & Fitness (view brochures)
Nestled in the botanical gardens of Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi, offering an escape from the noise of everyday life with luxurious holistic treatments and exercise programmes. Delivering customized wellness solutions with a personalized approach, treatments are focused on three goals: relaxing, rebalancing and results.
Houses 10 treatment villas
Opening Hours:
9:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. daily

Food & Drink

The Resort operates on Breakfast & Half Board Meal Plan 

  • Daily Buffet breakfast at Tasting Table
  • Half Board dine around credit of USD $150.00 per person per night for a la carte .
    (Valid at all other restaurants except Terra, Shimzu &  In-Villa and Destination Dining)
    Half Board dine around is applicable for dinner only
    Half Board credit is applicable for buffet dinner at Tasting Table at no additional cost
    otherwise, a 3-course menu consisting of an appetizer, a main course and a dessert on a la carte evenings at Tasting Table
    Credit is not cumulative and cannot be transferred to another guest
    Unused credit cannot be brought forward to another day or exchanged for cash value;

Please note:

  • The Half Board meal plan is not applicable during the Festive Season 
  • Compulsory Gala Dinners and Brunch apply for:
    3 April  / 24 Dec / 31 Dec / 1 Jan 

Amber
The  relaxed Champagne bar with stunning Maldivian sunset over the Indian Ocean.
A unique range of the finest Champagnes along with a selection of hand-crafted Champagne cocktails and curated spuntini.

Restaurants

From Al Fresco settings overlooking shimmering pools to unique bars with breathtaking sunset views, there’s a culinary experience for every palate. 

Dress Code:
Refrain from wearing uncovered swimming attire in the restaurants during breakfast and lunch time.
For sundown and dinner, a resort casual dress code in all restaurants.

Terra (Signature Restaurant)
Gaze across the ocean as you dine among the treetops in one of seven bamboo nests.
Featuring the world's finest ingredients, such as Miyazake Wagyu Beef and Alba White Truffle,.
Complemented by an extensive collection of premium wines.

Yasmeen
Adorned with antique décor and artifacts, Yasmeen presents a gastronomic journey of Levant cuisine in a heritage Arabian village setting with an Indian Ocean view.

Li Long
Inspired by Shanghainese noble residences, Li Long offers signature Peking duck roasted in the Maldives's first classic wood-fired oven.
Offering relish contemporary Chinese cuisine. 
A private dining room with lagoon view is ideal for family gatherings.

Tasting Tables
Main restaurant for Breakfast and Dinner.
Open-theater kitchen counters offering an international menu of delicious cuisine.
Open from 7:00 am – 10:30 pm daily.

The Rock
Dine at The Rock around a 200-year-old Jarrah wood table in a cave-like dining room built from Jordanian limestone.
Exclusive wine dinners for 12 guests feature food and wine pairing menus.

The Ledge by Dave Pynt
Created by Dave Pynt from Burnt Ends, a Michelin-starred restaurant in Singapore.
Australian barbecue style, the perfect pool-side spot for a leisurely lunch.
By night The Ledge turns into an intimate restaurant where the bar and grill come to life.

Glow
Well-being cuisine made with fresh ingredients from the island's edible garden.
Complemented by a range of organic, biodynamic, sustainable and natural wines, as well as healthy, detoxifying drinks.

Shimizu 
A celebration of modern Japanese cuisine with contemporary Japanese design,.
Shimizu focuses on serving locally sourced lobster and fish.  It boasts high-end teppanyaki stations with touches of Beluga and Cristal caviar, an interactive sushi bar, and a curated a la carte menu. Chef Andrei Palm, formerly of Nobu in South Africa, brings his signature touches such as Jalapeno Miso Sauce with Rock Shrimp. 

Peacock Alley
Unwind with ocean views and live music from a resident saxophonist in this serene lounge.
With hand-crafted, signature barrel-aged cocktails, wines and tapas make Peacock Alley an ideal venue to chill throughout the day and night.

Nava
The resort's playground with art, music, food and drinks.
The pool and beach club featuring live DJs, a refreshing selection of cocktails, wood-fired pizzas and small bites.

Destination Dining
Special occasions can be even more memorable with a unique setting.
Choose from a celebratory beach dinner, to a romantic sunset dinner cruise or Cinema Paradiso night.

Our Tip

  • Take advantage of world-class facilities for all ages, which can be personalized for individual preferences

122 Villas located across three Private Islands 

Reef Villa with pool -279 sqm

  • 11 Units
  • Infinity pool with overwater access
  • Choice of 1 King / Queen-sized signature Waldorf Astoria bed
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Overwater hammock
  • Dining gazebo
  • Loungers and shaded daybed
  • Bathroom with double vanities, soaking tub, in/outdoor showers
  • Accommodates: 2 Adults + 2 Children U/12y / 3 Adults 

Over Water Pool Villa - 283 sqm

  • 25 Units
  • Direct Ocean access
  • Pavillion
  • Glass floor in the dressing room
  • Choice of 1 King / Queen-sized signature Waldorf Astoria bed
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Overwater hammock
  • Dining gazebo
  • Loungers and shaded daybed
  • Bathroom with double vanities, soaking tub, in/outdoor showers
  • Accommodates: 2 Adults + 2 Children U/12y / 3 Adults 

Beach Pool Villa - 234 sqm

  • 15 Units
  • Direct Beach access
  • Choice of 1 King / Queen-sized signature Waldorf Astoria bed
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Sliding doors from bedrooms and bathroom
  • Overwater hammock
  • Dining Pavillion
  • His / hers closets.
  • Bathroom with views of the ocean and garden
  • Double vanities, oversized tub, in/outdoor showers
  • Accommodates: 2 Adults + 2 Children U/12y / 3 Adults 

Grand Reef Over Water Pool Villa - 319 sqm

  • 10 Units
  • Sunrise views
  • Indoor/outdoor living dining area
  • 9 Units
  • Direct Ocean access
  • Choice of 1 King / Queen-sized signature Waldorf Astoria bed
  • Infinity pool
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Overwater hammock
  • Dining gazebo
  • Loungers and shaded daybed
  • Sitting area, dining room and enticing bathroom
  • Double vanities, soaking tub, in/outdoor showers
  • Accommodates: 2 Adults + 2 Children U/12y / 3 Adults 

Grand Over Water pool Villa - 334 sqm

  • 25 Units
  • Direct Ocean access
  • Infinity pool
  • Dressing room with glass floor
  • Choice of 1 King / Queen-sized signature Waldorf Astoria bed
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Overwater hammock
  • Dining gazebo
  • Loungers and shaded daybed
  • Bathroom with double vanities, soaking tub, in/outdoor showers
  • Accommodates: 2 Adults + 2 Children U/12y / 3 Adults 

Grand Beach Pool Villa - 276 sqm

  • 15 Units
  • Ocean access
  • Choice of 1 King / Queen-sized signature Waldorf Astoria bed
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • In/Outdoor living space
  • Hammock
  • Dining gazebo
  • Loungers and pavillion daybed
  • Bathroom with double vanities, soaking tub, in/outdoor showers
  • Accommodates: 2 Adults + 2 Children U/12y / 3 Adults 

Stella Maris Ocean Pool Villa - 536 sqm

  • 2 Duplex Suites
  • Intimate seclusion
  • Direct Ocean access
  • Upper deck with chef's service & a Barbeque station
  • Lower deck with inifinity pool, hot tub, overwater hammocks
  • 1 King sized signature Waldorf Astoria bed
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Dining gazebo
  • Loungers and shaded daybed
  • Bathroom with double vanities, soaking tub, in/outdoor showers
  • Option of buffet breakfast at Tasting Table or in-villa Continental Breakfast at no additional cost.
  • Accommodates: 2 /3  Adults 

2 Bed Reef / Over Water Pool Vila - 293 sqm

  • 2 Reef villas
  • 4 Over Water Villas
  • 17 meter infinity pool
  • Ocean terrace
  • Direct ocean access
  • Floor to ceiling windows and sliding doors
  • 1 King & 2 Queen-sized Waldorf Astoria beds
  • Bathroom with soaking bathtub & in-outdoor showers
  • Glass floor in dressing room
  • Dining pavilion
  • Daybed & Overwater hammock
  • Accommodates: 2 Adults + 4 Children U/12y / 5 Adults 

2 Bed Beach / Grand Beach Pool Villa - 286 sqm

  • 4 x 2 Bed Beach Villas
  • 2 x Grand Beach Villas
  • Stunning views
  • Infinity pool
  • Direct Beach access
  • In / Outdoor Living space
  • Hammock
  • Dining gazebo
  • Dining pavilion with daybed
  • Huge bathroom
  • Expansive outdoor terrace
  • 1 King + 2 Queen-sized Waldorf Astoria beds
  • Beach Villa Accommodates: 2 Adults + 4 Children U/12y / 5 Adults
  • Grand Beach Villa Accommodates: Max 6 Adults

3 Bed Grand Beach Pool Villa - 1,023 sqm

  • 2 Suites with stunning views
  • Direct beach access
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Living & Dining room
  • 3 Private Bedrooms
  • 2 pools
  • Large Tropical Garden
  • Service Quarter
  • Huge Bathroom
  • Outdoor Dining area
  • Dining gazebo
  • Hammock
  • Terrace / Deck
  • 2 King + 2 Queen Sized Waldorf Astoria Beds
  • Accommodates: 2 Adults + 4 kids U/12y/6 Adults + 3 Children /7 Adults

3 Bed Over Water Pool Villa - 1,113 sqm

  • 1 Sunset Suite
  • 3 Private Bedrooms
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • 2 Infinity pools
  • Ocean Terrace
  • Dining gazebo
  • Overwater hammocks
  • Glass floorin Dressing area
  • Terrace / Deck
  • Service quarter
  • Huge bathroom
  • Accommodates: 7 Adults+3 children U/12y /6 Adults+4 children

Room Inclusions

  • Private pools
  • Spacious outdoor decks with dining pavilion
  • Swing day beds
  • Sun lounges
  • Direct access to the beach or ocean
  • 65 inch LG TV
  • Interactive entertainment system
  • In-room iPad control
  • Minibar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Telephone
  • Complimentary internet access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobes
  • Luxurious bath amenities
  • Beach bags
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Safe
  • 24 hour Conceirge Service

Our Tip

  • For those seeking the ultimate exclusivity, Stella Maris Private Ocean Villas are an intimate getaway.
    Exquisite duplex villas with direct ocean access, accessible only by boat. 

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