Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi

Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi is a sophisticated and serene retreat that spans three inter-linking islands in the South Malé Atoll, just a 30-minute yacht journey away from Malé International Airport via the resort’s luxury yacht. The 119 all-villa resort will offer an escape for couples and families in search of space and exclusivity, as well as a plethora of activities for guests of all generations. The resort will offer 11 exceptional, specialty-dining venues – the variety of which is a first in the Maldives – and is set to redefine the culinary experience in the Maldives.
Super Luxury
Five Star
  • Destination


  • Location

    South Male Atoll

  • Island Size

    3500 × 84 m

  • Reef Type


  • Suitable Options

    Families, Honeymooners, Adventure, Spa & Wellness

  • Meal Plans


  • Number of Rooms

    119 Villas

  • No. of Restaurants

    11 Dining Outlets

  • Transfer Type

    Yacht (45 Minutes)


Nestled amid the pristine white sands and shimmering crystal blue waters, the enchanting Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi resort beckons. A mere 45-minute yacht journey from Velana International Airport transports you to this haven of luxury.

Spa & Wellness

Waldorf Astoria Spa – An oasis of serenity and privacy, the Waldorf Astoria Spa is a lifestyle spa sanctuary with 10 treatment villas, including overwater spa villas. Soothe the soul with crafted treatments and wellness programs that focus on relaxation, rebalance and results.

The Aqua Wellness Centre – Set atop the crystal Maldivian waters, the Aqua Wellness Centre features a custom-built hydrotherapy pool, ice fountain, steam room and sauna. The 2,906 square-foot outdoor pool is designed in zones, where each station of the pool uses water-based therapies targeting various areas of the body.


There are 119 villas located across three private islands. Choose from one, two or three-bedroom villas, each with a private pool, swing daybeds, dining gazebos and in-water lounges – all with uninterrupted views of the Indian Ocean.

Food & Beverage

From al fresco settings overlooking shimmering pools to unique bars with breathtaking sunset views, there’s a culinary experience for every palate, set across 11 distinct restaurants and bars.

Property Highlights

Tera – A romantic treetop venue for intimate dining featuring seven hand crafted bamboo pods.