Naladhu Private Island Maldives

Naladhu Private Island Maldives makes your dreams of private island living come true.

Each House is attended to by a Kuwaanu (derived from Maldivian for storyteller) who will take care in unpacking and serving breakfast coffee, to organizing an idyllic beach picnic. An on-site marine biologist also coordinates conservation programs as well as sustainable initiatives.


Naladhu Private Island Maldives has made headlines once again after taking time away to refresh and redecorate its suites, returning with even better offerings than before. Situated in South Male Atoll, the intimate resort provides the ultimate refuge from modern living just 30 minutes by speedboat ride away.

Twenty “houses” to choose from have been renovated with modern beach themes and lighter colors to give each an airier, brighter ambience. Each has its own private pool that is large enough to swim in (something rare at many Maldives resorts), plus enormous bathrooms featuring free-standing tubs that the staff will fill and decorate with tropical flowers if desired.

Rooms open onto an expansive deck area with gazebo dining spaces and spacious roofed areas to relax under shade during the day. Villas also boast an indoor/outdoor lounge that opens out to their private pool – providing the ideal place for enjoying sunset when its setting color – pinks and oranges – add an incredible radiance.

Every house comes complete with its own Kuwaanu (Dhivehi for “storyteller”) who will be at your beck and call throughout your stay to assist with everything from restaurant reservations and spa services, spa treatments, activities on-site activities and any other requirements you might have. In addition, a marine biologist at the resort can lead snorkeling expeditions as well as educate guests about its natural surroundings.

At these prices, all houses offer complimentary access to all facilities on Anantara Veli and Dhigu beaches, such as pools, gyms, restaurants and spas – making this accommodation truly exceptional value! For an unforgettable stay choose an Ocean Pool Villa with direct beach access that also boasts an impressive outdoor shower – you won’t regret the incredible views either!


Naladhu offers the relaxing essence of castaway shores. Here, your personal house master orchestrates tailor made adventures and experiences to bring paradise alive. Just 35 minutes by luxury speedboat from Velana International Airport, this beach resort awaits your discovery – choose between colonial-influenced Beach Pool Houses or spacious Two Bedroom Pool Residences overlooking oceanscapes for ultimate privacy and seclusion.

Naladhu Private Island Maldives offers everything from sun, surf, luxurious yachts and personal chefs to the serenades of rolling Indian Ocean waves – the ideal backdrop for romance, family vacations and adventure vacations alike! Choose from one of 20 luxurious houses including beach pool residences to Ocean Pool Houses that are truly masterworks of design and architecture found nowhere else in Maldives.

Dining on Soneva Jani Island is an experience to remember with three on-site restaurants that will satisfy every palate and preference, including its no menu Living Room Restaurant and its overwater Fish Market – two stand-out venues designed specifically to add character. Soneva Jani Lighthouse Restaurant makes for great Instagram shots while Soneva Jani Resort’s Fish Market makes for an exciting culinary journey!

Afternoon activities include relaxing with real coffee at the in-house cafe or pampering yourself at the spa for rejuvenating treatments such as massage, body treatments, facials or steam room use; other amenities include outdoor pool access; steam room; complimentary wireless internet access, concierge services and gift shops/newsstands are available – plus there’s even a roundtrip airport shuttle available upon request at an additional surcharge.


Naladhu offers an exquisite blend of elegant timeless design and barefoot beach beauty in only 20 homes on this jewelled island. Luxurious touches await such as private swimming pools for splashing around, cloud-like beds for lazing about on, waterfall showers and private steam rooms – even your own gourmet minibar and wine cellar await your visit to Naladhu.

Your days here can be designed around you; from beach yoga and guided sunset meditations to island hopping, snorkelling and fishing – the possibilities are limitless!

If you prefer taking it easy, there’s plenty of pampering options available from in-house spa treatments and luxury yacht adventures, to learning new skills like cooking or yoga. Additionally, more adventurous travellers have the chance to discover shipwrecks or visit Manta Rays – there really is something here for everyone!

When it comes to dining, gourmet picnics on your private beach or villa dining are both options available to you. Or enjoy candlelit supper in the sand or lagoonside with personal chef sizzling something special close by – both options can be catered for according to dietary restrictions and schedule needs. Your expert House Master can assist with planning meals at times that best suit you!

There’s also the option of sampling international cuisine at The Living Room Restaurant or eating privately and discreetly throughout the resort. Plus, your in-villa chefs are happy to prepare something tasty for Little Wayfarers too!

Naladhu’s idyllic retreat provides the ideal opportunity for families looking to reconnect and spend quality time together. While kids club is available at sister resort Anantara Dhigu, Naladhu offers plenty of family friendly options including private beaches and luxurious pool villas with personalized House Master services ensuring a memorable vacation is created for everyone in your group.


Naladhu Private Island Maldives provides the ideal blend of beachside relaxation and resort amenities. Fitness enthusiasts can utilize the on-site gym, while those looking to explore their surroundings may choose from various water activities like fishing, snorkeling, non-motorised water sports diving and surfing.

As soon as it’s time to head back into your room, you’ll appreciate all the thoughtful details awaiting you, such as blackout curtains and linen service, plus features like flat-screen TV, air conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities. In your bathroom you will also find a hair dryer and bathrobes – adding comfort.

Do indulge in a delightful spa treatment at Ocean Retreat Spa, where expert therapists bring gentleness to new heights with treatments like exotic body wraps and beauty polishes. Additionally, this spa will unveil its brand new yoga and meditation space so guests can find inner balance amidst sunlit surroundings and the sound of Indian Ocean waves.

At Naladhu Private Island, your holiday experience will feel like the ultimate secret hideaway. Just a 35-minute luxury speedboat ride from Velana International Airport, once there, your own personal butler is waiting to create your ideal holiday escape.

Discover a classic House with latticed whites and romantic rafters or opt for the Beach House with Pool, where you can immediately feel at home in lush lagoon views.

Every house features its own large and deep pool – perfect for refreshing dips during a lazy afternoon swim, or soothing laps as the sun sets over the horizon. Spacious deck areas allow you to soak up your surroundings, whether they be crashing waves or sparkling stars. Beach House villas are particularly well suited to families, with two bedroom suites offering extra privacy for parents or individuals seeking greater independence.

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