Situated in the North Ari Atoll is the island of Kandolhu.
Kandolhu resort is popular for its watersports activities, including snorkelling, catamaran sailing, glass-bottomed kayaking, surfing lessons, chartered boat hire and other excursions.
North Ari Atoll
BB, FB, AI
Number of Rooms
No. of Restaurants
Number of Bars
Seaplane (25 mins)
Villas and Residences
Kandolhu has 30 villas
Ocean villas with pool
Duplex pool villas
Jacuzzi beach villas
Food & Beverages
Kandolhu has five a la carte restaurants, a bar, beach dining experiences and villa in-dining options.
The Market offers all-day dining buffet and a la carte.
Olive serves Modern mediterranean food and offers panoramic views of the island.
Seafood grill on the beach
Banzai- Japanese food
Ata Roa- Mexican/ Peruvian fusion light lunches and cocktails
The Varu Spa offers guests a complete wellness experience, with a sensual collection of 20 treatments. These range from facials, body wraps and massages to dedicated therapies for men.
Treatments are focused around the use of hand-harvested, organic seaweed from Ireland and the practice of old, local traditions of seaweed baths and seaweed treatments, developed by Voya.
The island of Kandolhu is a 25-minute seaplane journey from Male International Airport. Guests are then met by the resort’s Guest Services team and taken to the Kandolhu resort via a ten-minute speedboat ride.
Kandolhu combines natural elements of the Maldives with modern architecture and creature-comforts.