Imagine paradise. Tropical island sands. Swaying palms. Endless turquoise waters. Open your eyes and see Naladhu. Maldivian for “beautiful island,” Anantara’s sister island of Naladhu offers a mosaic of timeless moments on the clear waters of the Indian Ocean featuring expansive houses each with a private pool fronting the azure Indian Ocean, unsurpassed comfort, the idyllic Maldives luxury resort experience, and a graceful elegance that never goes out of style.
Among the island jewels of the South Male Atoll, Veligandu Huraa is Naladhu's island home – nestles in the Indian Ocean, waiting for your arrival. Indeed, with the stunning beauty of the Maldives as a backdrop, dramatic arrivals – whether by day or night – are all part of the Naladhu experience.
The 21-km ride to the hotel in the Maldives islands takes approximately half an hour as you glide over the emerald waters of t
Discover 19 houses incorporating timeless design, idyllic views and – unique to Naladhu – an unmatched feeling of home. Explore and uncover luxurious surprises around every corner. While most Maldives Island resorts offer rooms, Naladhu provides a relaxing paradise that feels more like an island house with a pool - all to yourself. With your choice of two romantic house types – the Beach House with Pool and the Ocean House with Pool – each provides its own distinct vantage point on the island, while offering identical amenities and luxurious comforts.
Villa types of Naladhu Maldives
Come together to enjoy fine wines, conversation, and sea breezes - and excellent cuisine choices
The Living Room
Grilled Maldivian yellowfin on a nearby island. Chianti with roasted rack of lamb aboard a dhoni sailing across an emerald-blue lagoon. Let the chefs bring some of their favourite menus - complete with candles, tablecloths, silver and all those other little touches of perfection - to the destination of your choice around the island.
Intimate Dining Affairs
Indulge yourself with the in-house dining options. The chefs of the Living Room can cater to your every whim, right in the privacy of your room, at just about any time of the day or night.
Lime and ginger salt scrubs. The healing pressure of a Thai massage. Deep breathing and yoga stretches. Unwind with your choice of luxury Maldives spa therapies designed to pamper and restore. The team of spa professionals at Naladhu – trained in Ayurvedic, Thai, Balinese, Western and other holistic healing traditions – draws from the best of Naladhu's island surroundings to bring you treatments and therapies that exquisitely complement your Maldives holiday experience.
For the ultimate in spa luxury, Naladhu's own team of spa professionals have devised a series of day retreats for you to enjoy in the privacy of your own Beach or Ocean House for an especially personalised spa experience. Alternatively, you can book a time and your personal therapist will custom-design a treatment package for you based on your desired goals. You may want float-away relaxation or to emerge feeling recharged and invigorated. Perhaps you just want to enjoy your holiday with a soothing massage by your own private pool.
A morning workout or tennis lesson to start your day. An afternoon spent learning the secrets to some of the world’s finest cuisines. Shopping in bustling Male and bringing back mementos of local colour. At Naladhu, cultural and physical enrichment is never more than a few steps away. You’d be surprised at how much action you can pack into a single day at Naladhu without even leaving sight of the shore. Sunrise yoga on the beach. Water aerobics or a pilates session. Culinary Journeys to hone your cooking and tasting prowess. In the evening, breathe in the culture and spirit of the Maldives with the enchanting folklores of Ahmed Didi, the island’s storyteller
Naladhu proudly offers a range of diving, snorkelling and other once-in-a-lifetime adventures to explore the beauty of the Maldives.
- Look below the surface for some of the best views in the Maldives. PADI Dive Centre offers a full range of SCUBA certification courses. With classes ranging from SCUBA discovery to advanced open-water, wreck diving and even rescue dives, Naladhu residents are sure to find an adventure suited to their abilities. Every day, the centre offers up to four dives at a variety of locations - in fact, within a half-hour radius of our island, there are no less than 20 world-class dives to enjoy.
- Slip on your flippers and experience the famous underwater world of the Maldives. Offering a variety of snorkelling excursions to neighbouring reefs, manta ray "cleaning stations" and, of course, Naladhu's own house reef, teeming with underwater beauty. Embark on an adventure via catamaran, dhoni or Naladhu luxury speedboat to locations near and far - and discover that the journey can be as beautiful as the destination.
- Carve through the waves with the trade winds in your hair and the warm sun at your back. With the mirror-like lagoon at the doorstep, there's probably no easier place to enjoy water skiing. The folks at the Water Sports Centre have a wide range of skis for all skill levels and ages.
- Experience the thrill of catching the wind in your sails and gliding across the lagoon. For beginners, a basic lesson provided by the team at the Water Sports Centre will enable you to enjoy the wind and waves in a new and challenging way. For seasoned pros, the Centre has a selection of boards and sails, and instructors will be happy to help you figure out which one is best for you.
- Ease into water sports adventures with Naladhu's complimentary kayaks. Paddle through the beautiful and calm lagoon. Kayaks are available on a first-come, first-served basis, but they're usually available, so feel free to stroll on over and take to the waters.
Maldives Special Offers
Beach Pool House with 300 square metres comfortable space on the island accessing to the white sandy beach. The pool opens to the rear garden which leads to a tranquil beach on the lagoon side of the island and is surrounded by lush tropical vegetation to provide an ultimate privacy. The elegant hardwood furnishings, cool tones and contemporary ambience.
Ocean House with pool provides the unimpeded view of turquoise blue water lagoon around and rolling waves with ultimate choice for privacy. Enjoy your view from the hardwood deck extending over to the ocean. An additional cabana is allocated on the beach for each Ocean House for lounging during day or dining in the evening. Hardwood furnishings, cool tones and contemporary ambience symbolizes the elegant style of Naladhu Houses.
A villa facing ocean with an incredible privacy. 300 square metres space and 24 hours House Master service. Wooden deck extending to the ocean creates the perfect view of the ocean. White Sandy Beach and turquoise lagoon are few steps away. Hardwood furniture, Classic design and natural tones makes beautiful interior. Dip into your private 35 square meters pool that features ocean inspired aqua tiles and discover all your modern comforts in the villa.
Two Bedroom Pool Residence an 15 incredibly built on the island provides 600 square metres space with modern luxury comforts for your getaway. Sun deck with a charming dining pavilion and sala is located at the edge of 95 square metre pool and Al Fresco dining terrace leading to the pool. Well equipped butler kitchen is located behind indoor dining and living room.