Waldorf Astoria Maldives

Spread across three private islands, with a private reef and mesmerising tropical splendor, Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi is a holiday sanctuary. A 30-minute yacht journey away from the international airport, Ithaafushi is located within the hub of South Male’ Atoll and is unmatched in its pristine beauty, service and cuisine.

Accommodation

With 122 luxurious, spacious and private villas, some nestled within the beach, some standing on stilts within the lagoon, some on a private island of its own and yet others overlooking the reef, Ithaafushi offers the ultimate holiday experience. With a choice of one, two or three bedrooms, all villas offer a private pool, modern amenities and dreamy ocean views of the turquoise waters.

Villa types of Waldorf Astoria Maldives

Beach Villa with Pool / Starting from $791 pppn

The villa comes with a king sized signature Waldorf Astoria bed, ample seating area, a 65-inch TV and sound system, and an outdoor shower complete with vanities and a soaking bathtub. Step outside and the private terrace with a plunge pool, a hammock and sun loungers for lazing the day away, and a dining pavilion welcome you.

Grand Beach Villa with Pool / Starting from $903 pppn

Offering direct beach access and modern amenities to make your stay comfortable, the King Grand Beach Villa with Pool comes with a spacious living and dining area, a large bedroom and floor to ceiling length glass windows to let the morning light and calming ocean vistas in. Outside, a private infinity pool, hammock, a dining gazebo, and a pavilion with day bed enclosed in a tropical garden welcome you.

Grand Beach Villa with Pool (Two Bedroom) / Starting from $1,011 pppn

The villa comes with two expansive rooms, a pantry, a service quarter and a large indoor living and dining area. The bedrooms come with en suite bathrooms with his and her closets, and indoor and outdoor showers. Step outside and the private deck features an infinity pool, a hot tub, a day bed, dining gazebo and sun loungers and hammock for relaxing.

Overwater Villa with Pool / Starting from $1,015 pppn

Wake up to the sun’s rays filling the room, with the ocean’s turquoise hue in sight from the floor to ceiling windows. Laze away in the spacious bedroom’s king sized bed and state of the art audiovisual entertainment. The bathroom has indoor and outdoor showers, amenities to pamper yourself and a soaking tub. Step into the dressing room and explore a glimmer of the turquoise waters and its colourful residents beneath your feet, from the glass floor. Out on the sun deck, an infinity pool, a dining pavilion, hammocks and a daybed awaits. 

Overwater Villa with Pool (Three Bedroom) / Contact us to get a personal quote

Perfect for families and friends, this three-bedroom villa does not compromise on space or comfort. Offering privacy and plenty of entertainment opportunities, the indoor living and dining area has plenty of nooks to curl up on. Step outside and you are greeted with two infinity pools, overwater hammocks and direct ocean access. A service quarter is also here, to ensure all your needs are met. 

Grand Beach Villa with Pool (Three Bedroom) / Contact us to get a personal quote

With three large bedrooms, two private infinity pools and a private stretch of the powdery white beach, you are in for a treat here. Offering undisturbed privacy, the villa is perfect for families and friends traveling together. Outside, a dining gazebo, hammock, sun loungers and a service quarter awaits you. The living and dining area offers a host of entertainment options here to ensure there is never a dull moment.

Grand Overwater Villa with Pool / Starting from $1,127 pppn

This grand villa comes with floor to ceiling windows and sliding doors, a spacious bedroom with a king sized bed, and a separate living and dining area complete with an audiovisual entertainment system. Outdoors, the wooden deck showcases an infinity pool, overwater hammocks, sun loungers and a dining gazebo. For a real treat, step into the dressing room to see the glass floor boasting the vibrant reef below.

Grand Reef Villa with Pool / Starting from $1,015 pppn

With golden hues of the Maldivian sunrise on display, the villa comes with an overwater hammock, a dining gazebo, an infinity pool, and an expansive bedroom with ample seating space and en suite bathroom. The separate living and dining area boasts a state of the art entertainment system and modern amenities to make your stay comfortable.

Overwater Villa with Pool (Two Bedroom) / Starting from $1,067 pppn

Spacious and airy, the villa comes with two bedrooms, plenty of seating in the living and dining area, and a fully equipped bathroom guaranteed to relax you. The wooden deck outdoors feature direct ocean access, overwater hammocks, an infinity pool, sun loungers, a daybed and a dining gazebo. The cherry topping is a hot tub and mesmerising ocean vistas from all corners of the villa.

Reef Villa with Pool / Starting from $903 pppn

Situated right near the reef, the villa boasts mesmerising ocean vistas from the ceiling to floor length glass windows. Outside, a private infinity pool, plenty of seating for to work on a tan, and a dining gazebo awaits. With direct access to the reef, a king sized bed, a bathroom boasting double vanities, a soaking tub and luxurious amenities welcome you here.

Reef Villa with Pool (Two Bedroom) / Starting from $1,011 pppn

This two-bedroom luxury villa offers a private stretch of beach, a small tropical garden and plenty of space. The airy living area and dining space offers state of the art audiovisual entertainment together with a 65 inch TV and plenty of plush seating to get comfortable. The two master bedrooms come with Waldorf Astoria signature beds and en suite bathrooms with luxury amenities. The wooden deck with its infinity pool, shaded day bed and hammock adds to the charm.

Stella Maris Ocean Villa / Starting from $2,471 pppn

This spacious holiday haven comes with a large bedroom, a spacious living and dining area and a state of the art audiovisual entertainment system. The floor to ceiling glass windows boast mesmerising views of the horizon, and the bathroom packs modern amenities and fixtures. Come aboard the upper deck and a barbecue station and a chef is at your service. The lower deck spoils you with an infinity pool, a hot tub, overwater hammocks and direct access to the ocean.

Terra

Perched above the horizon, Terra presents a picturesque, treetop culinary experience in private dining nest crafted from natural bamboo. Curated from the finest ingredients, our talented chefs create an unforgettable multi-course comtemporary menu infused with colour, cooking technique, flavours and presentation alongside one of the most comprehensive wine list in the Maldives.

Yasmeen

Transport to a traditional Arabian village with the Indian Ocean as a backdrop, dine in dining areas all open onto the courtyard in typical Arabian style. The restaurant has been meticulously crafted and curated as a living museum showcasing the collection of artefacts and antiques, some have history as far as 400 years.
Yasmeen offers authentic Middle Eastern cuisine from hot pitas and puffed breads baked in long traditional way and charcoal-roasted meats. Pre and post dinner, enjoy shisha whilst being serenaded by live entertainment.

Li Long

Step into Shanghai by passing through the moon gate and enter a world of refined contemporary Chinese cuisine. Inspired by a residence of Shanghainese noble along the cloistered laneway, Li Long is perched on turquoise waters. Peking Duck, the house specialty, is roasted in the Maldives’ first wood-fired brick duck-oven, served tableside by our Chinese Master-Chef alongside a menu of contemporary Chinese delicacies. A private dining room offers an intimate Shanghainese club-like ambience.
Dinner 6.30pm-10.30pm 

Peacock Alley

Unwind with live music and views of the water at this serene lounge with touches of Maldivian design. Arched doorways and windows open to views of white sand, sea and sky, a wide selection of handcrafted cocktails, wines, tapas and cigars make Peacock Alley the perfect meeting place to begin your evening or to simply relax after a memorable dining experience.

Nava Play. Relax. Dine

The resort’s playground surrounding Lagoon Pool and Mirror pool stretching along white sand beach. With an effortlessly chic ambience, indulge in poolside favourites and handcrafted cocktails with a resident DJ and evening live music. Nava offer fun experience for guests of all generation from recreation activities to watersports.

Amber

A tribute to the extraordinary colours of the Maldivian sunsets, this iconic bar offers magnificent sunset views over the Indian Ocean horizon. Amber is the idyllic setting for perfectly chilled champagne, gourmet canapés and one-of-a-kind, modern cocktail shisha on the wooden deck perched over shimmering waters.

The Rock

Dining in a rock cave, this matchless setting offers a wine dinner in convivial ambiance. For an elevated dining experience for oenophiles and gourmands alike, commence with pre-dinner champagne by a fire place as the prelude to a culinary journey followed by a curated menu paying tribute to the renowned wine regions of the world.

The Ledge by Dave Pynt

The Ledge by Dave Pynt brings Burnt Ends’ much-loved style of modern barbecue to the Maldives. The Ledge features Dave Pynt’s signature custom-built four tonne, dual cavity oven, and elevation grills, fired by sustainable Jarrah wood from a Western Australian forestry program, allowing various techniques from smoking, slow roasting, hot roasting, baking and grilling.
Dine on an impressive menu with an elaborate wine list, meticulous mocktails, cocktails. By day, take in stunning views of Lagoon Pool, The Ledge is the perfect poolside spot for a leisurely lunch. By night, The Ledge turns into an intimate grill restaurant where the bar and grill come to life. 

Tasting Table

Captivate diners with its fascinating open-theatre kitchens. Start your day as the sun rises with gourmet breakfast. When day turns into night, embrace the sunset views while Tasting Table transforms to beachside dining offering international favorites. A children’s dining area offers fun activities.

Tangled

Tangled is the island’s favorite lunch spot. Discover unique tastes of Asian delights including dim sum and delectable noodle creations from special recipes across Asia. Savour tangled loops of udon freshly prepared alongside steamed Xiao Long Bao dumplings and wok-fried noodles to name a few. Enjoy Asian delights with a selection of infused tea, beer and sake.

Glow

Embracing a sense of wellbeing and healthy lifestyle., Glow serves garden-to-table healthy and holistic cuisine made from the freshest ingredients harvested daily from our island’s edible garden alongside cold-pressed juices. Framed by an Eden of greenery, the refined conservatory-styled dining room looks out through floor-to-ceiling windows, into our working organic farm – which includes a glasshouse and winter garden, a first in the Maldives.

Destination Dining

For special occasions, a unique setting can make it even more memorable. Choose from one of our spectacular venues from a celebratory sand bank dinner, a romantic sunset cruise dinner to Cinema Paradiso night to Cinema Paradiso night.

Dining gallery

Waldorf Astoria Spa

Escape from the busy world and embark on a holistic sensory retreat set in a botanical sanctuary by the turquoise waters, Waldorf Astoria Spa offers a pampering journey of relaxation, rebalance with result-orientation. For an ultimate rejuvenation, indulge in a soothing signature treatment whilst enjoying a breathtaking view or blue horizon and glistening ocean from an Ocean Water spa villa.
Waldorf Astoria Spa Maldives is the first to introduce in-villa Wellness Concierge providing a complimentary wellness consultation to our guests in the comfort of their villa

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watersports

Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi offers the idyllic setting for a range of exciting recreation and watersport activities.Enjoy a blast of fun with our watersports featuring myriads of activities to suit all age groups and interests. Experience spectacular views of the resort and nearby reefs by Parasailing high above sea level or ride the underwater scooter Seabob.

Adventure

Getaway to the astonishing adventures of the Maldives, from sunbathing on a sandbank, game fishing to cruising on a luxury yacht to secluded beaches for restful snorkeling and idyllic picnic excursions. Take advantage of world-class facilities, our experienced team is on hand to make your holiday adventurous to your heart’s content.

Diving

Maldives boasts an abundance of diving sites with one thrilling dive opportunity after another. Experience some of the most magnificent underwater wildlife, as well as untouched sceneries in balmy waters with outstanding visibility. Our Diving programmes offer exhilarating activities for complete novices as well as certified divers.

Boutique

Take home a token of the holiday or spoil your favourites with presents from the tropics available at our designer boutiques. The carefully curated collections here are bound to have something for everyone.

Waldorf Astoria Young Discovery Park

Offering a thrilling experience for teens and kids alike, the Waldorf Astoria Young Discovery Park is fun-filled and includes exciting activities that are both educational and entertaining.

Other Facilities


  • Fully equipped Fitness Center
  • Yoga Pavilion
  • Excursions
  • Two designer boutiques
  • Personal Concierge Service
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the resort

WALDORF WEDDINGS

Join together as one with the Indian Ocean horizon as your backdrop. From an overwater wedding pavilion to a private island, Ithaafushi showcases wedding venues that are nothing short of dreamy. Allow the dedicated wedding specialists to create the perfect wedding, with every detail just as you wanted it.

Maldives Special Offers

Exclusive offers

Following exclusive offers are only from Alpha Maldives. Please note that the rates are calculated with all the taxes and it is per person per night basis. Exclusive offer rates are calculated without transfer to the resort and villas are subject to availability.

Beach Villa with Pool / Starting from $791 pppn

The villa comes with a king sized signature Waldorf Astoria bed, ample seating area, a 65-inch TV and sound system, and an outdoor shower complete with vanities and a soaking bathtub. Step outside and the private terrace with a plunge pool, a hammock and sun loungers for lazing the day away, and a dining pavilion welcome you.

Grand Beach Villa with Pool / Starting from $903 pppn

Offering direct beach access and modern amenities to make your stay comfortable, the King Grand Beach Villa with Pool comes with a spacious living and dining area, a large bedroom and floor to ceiling length glass windows to let the morning light and calming ocean vistas in. Outside, a private infinity pool, hammock, a dining gazebo, and a pavilion with day bed enclosed in a tropical garden welcome you.

Grand Beach Villa with Pool (Two Bedroom) / Starting from $1,011 pppn

The villa comes with two expansive rooms, a pantry, a service quarter and a large indoor living and dining area. The bedrooms come with en suite bathrooms with his and her closets, and indoor and outdoor showers. Step outside and the private deck features an infinity pool, a hot tub, a day bed, dining gazebo and sun loungers and hammock for relaxing.

Overwater Villa with Pool / Starting from $1,015 pppn

Wake up to the sun’s rays filling the room, with the ocean’s turquoise hue in sight from the floor to ceiling windows. Laze away in the spacious bedroom’s king sized bed and state of the art audiovisual entertainment. The bathroom has indoor and outdoor showers, amenities to pamper yourself and a soaking tub. Step into the dressing room and explore a glimmer of the turquoise waters and its colourful residents beneath your feet, from the glass floor. Out on the sun deck, an infinity pool, a dining pavilion, hammocks and a daybed awaits. 

Overwater Villa with Pool (Three Bedroom) / Contact us to get a personal quote

Perfect for families and friends, this three-bedroom villa does not compromise on space or comfort. Offering privacy and plenty of entertainment opportunities, the indoor living and dining area has plenty of nooks to curl up on. Step outside and you are greeted with two infinity pools, overwater hammocks and direct ocean access. A service quarter is also here, to ensure all your needs are met. 

Grand Beach Villa with Pool (Three Bedroom) / Contact us to get a personal quote

With three large bedrooms, two private infinity pools and a private stretch of the powdery white beach, you are in for a treat here. Offering undisturbed privacy, the villa is perfect for families and friends traveling together. Outside, a dining gazebo, hammock, sun loungers and a service quarter awaits you. The living and dining area offers a host of entertainment options here to ensure there is never a dull moment.

Grand Overwater Villa with Pool / Starting from $1,127 pppn

This grand villa comes with floor to ceiling windows and sliding doors, a spacious bedroom with a king sized bed, and a separate living and dining area complete with an audiovisual entertainment system. Outdoors, the wooden deck showcases an infinity pool, overwater hammocks, sun loungers and a dining gazebo. For a real treat, step into the dressing room to see the glass floor boasting the vibrant reef below.

Grand Reef Villa with Pool / Starting from $1,015 pppn

With golden hues of the Maldivian sunrise on display, the villa comes with an overwater hammock, a dining gazebo, an infinity pool, and an expansive bedroom with ample seating space and en suite bathroom. The separate living and dining area boasts a state of the art entertainment system and modern amenities to make your stay comfortable.

Overwater Villa with Pool (Two Bedroom) / Starting from $1,067 pppn

Spacious and airy, the villa comes with two bedrooms, plenty of seating in the living and dining area, and a fully equipped bathroom guaranteed to relax you. The wooden deck outdoors feature direct ocean access, overwater hammocks, an infinity pool, sun loungers, a daybed and a dining gazebo. The cherry topping is a hot tub and mesmerising ocean vistas from all corners of the villa.

Reef Villa with Pool / Starting from $903 pppn

Situated right near the reef, the villa boasts mesmerising ocean vistas from the ceiling to floor length glass windows. Outside, a private infinity pool, plenty of seating for to work on a tan, and a dining gazebo awaits. With direct access to the reef, a king sized bed, a bathroom boasting double vanities, a soaking tub and luxurious amenities welcome you here.

Reef Villa with Pool (Two Bedroom) / Starting from $1,011 pppn

This two-bedroom luxury villa offers a private stretch of beach, a small tropical garden and plenty of space. The airy living area and dining space offers state of the art audiovisual entertainment together with a 65 inch TV and plenty of plush seating to get comfortable. The two master bedrooms come with Waldorf Astoria signature beds and en suite bathrooms with luxury amenities. The wooden deck with its infinity pool, shaded day bed and hammock adds to the charm.

Stella Maris Ocean Villa / Starting from $2,471 pppn

This spacious holiday haven comes with a large bedroom, a spacious living and dining area and a state of the art audiovisual entertainment system. The floor to ceiling glass windows boast mesmerising views of the horizon, and the bathroom packs modern amenities and fixtures. Come aboard the upper deck and a barbecue station and a chef is at your service. The lower deck spoils you with an infinity pool, a hot tub, overwater hammocks and direct access to the ocean.