Niyama Maldives

Niyama is made up of twin islands named Play and Chill, each offering guests different experiences.

Play is tailored to adventurous honeymooners, active couples and style-savvy families. It is also home to the amazing kids club.

Chill is where you find the water villas and drift spa.

Luxury Plus
Five Star
  • Destination


  • Location

    Dhaalu Atoll

  • Island Size


  • Reef Type


  • Suitable Options

    Families, Honeymooners

  • Meal Plans

    BB, HB, FB

  • Number of Rooms

    134 Rooms

  • No. of Restaurants

    3 Restaurants

  • Number of Bars

    4 Bars

  • Transfer Type

    Seaplane (40 Mins)


Niyama offers 134 rooms comprising;

39 Beach villas with pool

36 Beach villas

22 Water villas with pool

14 Delux water villa with pool

14 Family beach villa with pool

3 One bedroom beach pavilions with pool

2 Ocean pavilions with pool

2 Water pavilions with pool

1 Three bed family beach pavilion with pools

1 Two bed beach pavilion with pool

Food & Beverages

Niyama offers a wide array of dining and bar options

Blu- All day dining serving mainly Mediterranean cuisine

Epicure – All day dining serving International cuisine

Edge – accessible by boat – Modern fine dining

Nest – set in the treetops – Asian dining

Underwater playground SUBSIX – Champagne breakfasts and destination dining

Tribal – set amidst blazing fires – African/central and South American cuisine

The Deli – offers grab and go delights


Drift Spa has six over-water treatment rooms and two set in private gardens.

Featuring treatments and therapies from around the world as well as family and child spa treatments and yoga sessions. 

A relaxation area has a sauna and steam baths, plunge pools, Jacuzzis and Vitality juice bar.


Niyama’s twin islands are found in the south-western atoll of Dhaalu .

Guests take a 40-minute seaplane journey south of Malé to reach the islands.

Property Highlights

The underwater restaurant Subsix is an exciting experience and can only be accessed by speedboat.

Vodi point is just off the edge of Play island is Niyamas very own surf break.

The kids club is one of the best in the Maldives.

Sarah, Sales Manager
Global Head of Reservations