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Makunudhoo Island

The 6-acre Makunudu Island is a one of the best rated romantic luxury resort in Maldives. It features a diving school that provides PADI courses and a water sports centre offering non-motorized activities. Resort is having only 36 simple and traditionally designed bungalows set amidst lush tropical vegetation each with direct beach access.

If you are looking for adventure and relaxation abound in and on the clear Maldivian waters, from admiring the stunning coral reefs and rich marine life as you snorkel in our house reef, to trying a free introductory dive or exploring deeper at spectacular nearby dive sites you gotta be here. Other water activity available here include windsurfing, waterskiing and a spot of night fishing on a traditional dhoni in the company of local fishermen. 

Aauvan spa at makunudhoo island resort takes you to journey to complete rejuvenation which begins with treatments that combine the best of Maldivian, Asian and European wellness techniques and traditions. The best things about Makunudu are the un-spoilt nature of the island, the relaxed atmosphere, the food, the staff and the underwater experiences. It is mainly a place for couples and people looking for peace and quiet vacation time, there is no pool and no activities for children.

You can also sign up for an excursion to nearby islands and fishing villages. Makunudu Island also has a library as well as volleyball and badminton facilities. Amenities and resort design is relatively basic and not like overly expensive resort. Makunudu prides itself on being more down to earth , closer to Maldivian culture and natural in general.

In a Traditional Maldivian Style the bungalow has an attached open air private garden bathroom. It is equipped with minibar, tea/coffee facilities and work desk. All the rooms lead directly onto the sea just a few meters away.

You can enjoy early breakfast on the beach while watching the sunrise. Ara Iru Restaurant serves international dishes and seafood specialities. Wines and liquors can be enjoyed at Sand Bar.

You’ll get an chance to Indulge in a celebration of international cuisines in sumptuous buffets of meats, fish and tropical fruits, table-served set menus, and once a week, a sizzling barbecue and a delicious slice of local spice in a magnificent Maldivian buffet dinner. 

Makunudu Island is a 50-minute speedboat ride from Male International Airport.

Water sport Menu

Amenities & Activity

  • Catamaran Sailing & Windsurfing
  • Kayaking & Stand-up Paddle Board
  • Snorkeling and Diving
  • Fun Tubes
  • Water Skiing
  • Knee boarding
  • Jet Ski Excursions
  • Dolphin/Turtle Cruise
  • Coral Gardening
  • Fishing
  • Wedding and Vows renewals



Contact Us


Makunudu IslandNorth Male’ AtollRepublic of Maldives




T + 960 664 6464F + 960 664 6565

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