5* Nova Maldives


R 50,570 pps 7 Nights

At Nova, it is all about taking the time to do what makes your soul happy. Live in the moment, truly, as you plan each day as it comes. Maybe you will want to explore the dazzling rainbow world of coral and sea life, play beach volleyball or immerse yourself in the local art and culture. There is so much more to choose from, all designed to nurture your interests, spark your creativity and feed your soul.

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Get ready for the incredible experience of travelling by seaplane! (departure time cut-off is 16.00) The flight takes around 25 minutes, and you will be flying low above the stunning reefs and lagoons of the Indian Ocean straight to the arrival jetty where your holiday will begin

Why we Love it

  • Nova is located in South Ari Atoll and is a scuba diver’s ultimate playground 
  • Laidback resort with soul
  • Nova embodies warmth, joy and soul it`s where guest can leave their worries behind and truly live in the moment
  • A 100% natural island with well-established vegetation, a fantastic beach and superb house reef

Our Recommendation

  • The Community Hub is a happening place inviting you to meet and mingle, and is open 24/7
  • Explore 30+ dive sites - and enjoy the chance to see whale sharks, manta rays, turtles, eagle rays, nurse sharks, soft corals, and large schools of colourful reef fish
  • Enjoy cocktails at Solis pool bar with Instagram worthy sunsets!

What's the price?
From R 50,570 pps

Best price for this package is based on departure date: 14th June 2023 . 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

  • Reception
  • Arrival Jetty
  • Spa
  • Sports Arena
  • Gym
  • Boutique
  • Photo Studio
  • Jewellery Shop
  • Medical Clinic


Water Sport (Motorised)

  • Jet Ski
  • Water Ski/Wakeboard
  • Fun Ride
  • Parasailing

Water Sports (Non-motorised)

  • Kite Surfing
  • Standup Paddleboard
  • Kayak
  • Windsurfing
  • Topcat Sailing


  • Dolphin Quest
  • Sunset Cruise
  • Big Game Fishing
  • Traditional Maldivian Sunset Fishing
  • Turtle Quest
  • House Reef Snorkeling
  • Manta Quest
  • Whaleshark Snorkeling

Coral Frame Sponsorship
Do your bit for the environment by taking part in Nova’s Coral Frame Sponsorship Programme! Plant your coral in the Nova coral garden. Once you sponsor a coral frame, the Aquaholics Team will send you online updates so you can follow the growth of your coral frame in real-time

On - Site Activities

  • Football
  • Beach volleyball
  • Indoor games

Entertainment & Family Services

Kids Policy
Children are welcome at this resort - for child rates and specials please refer to the rates section, or contact an Escape Artist!

Rejuvenate, reset and restore at Eskape Spa as you are gently whisked away on a journey like no other. Perched overwater, against the dream-like backdrop of azure blue of Nova’s lagoon, immerse yourself in a holistic wellness experience stimulating your body, mind and soul

Food & Drink

Nourish the soul with good food and great company in vibrant dining areas, pool, and communal spaces. Feed your connections and laughter. Around every corner, you’ll find spots to kick back and socialise or retreat and take a moment to reconnect.


Soul Kitchen (Main Restaurant)
Savour the freshest flavours from around the world in a light, bright, relaxed all-day dining setting. Select the dishes you want from the mouthwatering buffet, take a seat, and feast on the cuisine and breathtaking views across the Indian Ocean

Flames Restaurant (Speciality Grill)
Stylish fine dining restaurant is the go-to for the most delicious grilled local fish, seafood and meat dishes

Mizu (Overwater Teppanyaki Restaurant)
Perched on stilts over the water, Mizu offers you a unique Teppanyaki experience. With a signature menu and live cooking stations, you will be treated to fresh tropical flavours and seared ocean delights whilst taking in incredible views of the endless shades of blue on the horizon and beyond.

Wink (Main Bar)
Enjoy the live music and tropical tunes as you laze the afternoon away or step it up on the dance floor in the evenings to the funky beats of the DJ.

Solis (Pool Bar)
Treat yourself to some freshly squeezed juices and exhilarating cocktails, or detox drinks. Or simply relax and unwind at this laid-back tropical spot.

Our Tip

  • Stop by Wink for a selection of fine beer, wine, handcrafted cocktails, and the most delicious crispy pizza and fresh snacks
  • Mouthwatering desserts are a must have at all outlets

Choose from beach sanctuaries or ocean havens, both offering endless views of the cyan blue seas

Beach Villa - 80 Sqm

Situated steps away from the beach with beautiful lagoon views

  • 17 Villas
  • Direct beach access
  • King-size bed
  • Private outdoor living area with outdoor double day beds and outdoor swing chair
  • Open-air bathroom with indoor and outdoor shower
  • Accommodates: 2 Adults + 1 Child / 3 Adults

Family Beach Villa - 160 Sqm

Two Beach Villas connected by an internal door and steps away from the beach

  • 03 Villas
  • Beautiful lagoon views
  • King size beds
  • Private outdoor living area with daybeds
  • Open-air bathrooms with indoor and outdoor showers
  • Accommodates: 4 Adults + 1 Child / 5 Adults

Sunset Beach Villa - 80 Sqm

Situated steps away from the beach on the sunset side of the island

  • 06 Villas
  • Direct beach access
  • Romantic sunset views over the lagoon
  • King size bed 
  • Private outdoor living area with daybed
  • Open-air bathroom with indoor and outdoor shower
  • Accommodates: 3 Adults + 1 Child / 3 Adults

Sunset Family Beach Villa w. Jacuzzi - 160 SQM

Exuding simple comfort that’s perfect for a family

  • 08  Interconnecting Villas
  • Direct access to the beach
  • Private outdoor living area
  • Temperature controlled jacuzzi
  • Open air bathroom
  • Indoor and outdoor shower
  • Accomodates: 4 adults + 1 children / 5 adults

Sunset Beach Villa with Jacuzzi - 80 SQM

Beautiful lagoon views and romantic sunset scene with direct beach access

  • 12 Villas
  • King size bed
  • Private outdoor living area with daybed
  • Open-air bathroom with an indoor and outdoor shower
  • Private jacuzzi
  • Accommodates: 2 Adults + 1 Child / 3 Adults

Beach Villa With Pool - 160 SQM

An oasis of comfort overlooking the turquoise waters

  • 1 Villa
  • Direct access to the beach
  • Private outdoor living area
  • Beach sun loungers
  • Private pool
  • Accommodates: 2 Adults + 1 Child / 3 Adults

Water Villa - 125 SQM

Perched over water with direct lagoon access

  • 08 Villas
  • King bed
  • Expansive sun deck with sun loungers
  • Spacious bathroom with a separate shower and bathtub
  • Accommodates: 2 Adults + 1 Child / 3 Adults

Water Villa w. Jacuzzi - 125 Sqm

Unwind, slow down, and connect with nature over water. These rooms overlooking the open seas invite you to the breathtaking views from your private sun deck

  • 13 Villas
  • Direct access to the lagoon
  • Private sun deck
  • Sun loungers
  • Temperature controlled jacuzzi
  • Spacious bathroom
  • Freestanding bathtub
  • Indoor shower
  • Accommodates: 2 Adults + 1 Child / 3 Adults

Room Inclusions

  • Apple TV and a flatscreen HD TV
  • Safe in Room
  • Bathtub
  • Sitting Area
  • Free Wifi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Bottled water
  • Duvet
  • Turn down service
  • Hairdryer
  • Luxury linen type
  • Coffee/Tea maker
  • Dining guide
  • Minibar

* Room inclusions may vary as per room type

Our Tip

  • Inter-connecting Beach Villas is perfect for families or groups of friends travelling together
  • We always recommend a Water Villa for a unique experience!



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