Basking serenely in the Indian Ocean, the Maldives really is as magnificent as the pictures: think stilted villas, violet sunsets, white sand and glittering sea. To relax and revitalise, we’d argue that there’s no better place on earth.
With over 150 resorts, it can be tricky to work out which one is right for you. But our experts have personally been to a sizeable chunk of them, and we are committed to finding the resort that will make your experience outstanding.
This is our ‘edit’ of just three family resorts to give you a flavour of what's on offer, but as always: we believe in finding the right resort for the right people and providing ease and security throughout your stay. For further tips and advice, get in touch or take a look at our definitive Maldives planning guide.
With a range of fabulous experiences for all ages, from snorkelling to dolphin-spotting, The Maldives has a lot to offer families. The following resorts cater exceptionally well to the family market, with kids’ activity programmes, child-friendly restaurants and the calmest seas for safe swimming.
SIX SENSES LAAMU
Six Senses Lammu is all about understated luxury: rustic and unpretentious, but exceptionally high quality. The family activities are varied and well thought out: Cinema Under the Stars, treasure hunts, cycling, surfing, morning yoga, dolphin cruises, or an island hop with a picnic, to name just a few. Kids will adore The Den, a professionally managed complimentary kids’ club with indoor and outdoor games, movies, junior baking and more. You’re also in for a real treat with the Family Beach Villa, which has a pool and a panoramic upper deck.
7 nights from £20,208 full board for a family of 4, including seaplane transfers and a family beach villa with a pool. Price based on travelling during October half term with two children under 12, but dates can of course change. See further inclusions at the bottom of the page.
Space and privacy
Picture postcard paradise
Activities for all the family
Lily Beach is the perfect place for parents to recharge and the family to reconnect. There is an excellent kids’ club, where parents can rest assured that kids are happy and safe in the care of expert childcare professionals. The spacious family beach villas are conveniently located close to the club, as well as a pool and a shallow swimming lagoon. The all-inclusive option is also extremely generous, including several excursions, snorkel equipment and non-motorised water sports on top of food and board.
7 nights from £13,832 all-inclusive for a family of 4, including seaplane transfers and a family beach villa with two bedrooms. Price based on travelling during October half term with two children but dates can of course change. See full inclusions at the bottom of the page.
Not too small, not too big
Just right: intimate with room to explore.
Feel calm and comfortable yet very well cared for, all across the resort.
OBLU BY ATMOSPHERE HELENGELI
Ideal for active families seeking quality time together, Oblu by Atmosphere Helengeli offers a brilliant all-inclusive package that focuses on shared activities: pedal boats, kayaks and paddle boarding, to name just a few. There is no kids club here, so it’s all about the spending time as a family. A beautiful house reef surrounds the island, and the snorkelling is exceptional, so kids will become water babies in no time!
7 nights from £9,936 all-inclusive for a family of 4, including speedboat transfers and a beach suite with pool. Price based on travelling during October half term, but dates can of course change. See further inclusions at the bottom of the page.
Explore at your pace
Endless lagoons to while away the hours
Bright and Modern
A playful resort with everything you need
THE NEXT STEPS
All the holidays are priced including international flights (from London), transfers as mentioned, and experiences as described. Plus relevant covid testing (depending on UK/destination countries requirements).
Rather than trying to attract your attention by listing the lowest possible cost for these holidays, the price above is a realistic indication for high season. Prices are subject to availability and may be less in the low season and higher in peak season.
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