Dhigufinolhu Island in the South Malé Atoll, is Anantara Dhigu Resort & Spa, comprising of some of the most spacious luxury villas in Maldives, some with private plunge pools and just a 35 minute speedboat ride from Malé International Airport. The tropical lagoon setting creates a Maldivian paradise of breathtaking natural wonders, where the warmest heartfelt welcome leads to journeys that can be deeply relaxing or truly invigorating. From the moment you arrive, peer into the crystal waters below the jetty of our Maldives resort at puffer fish, sting rays and baby reef sharks. Take part in an array of water sports including diving, snorkelling, surfing and island hopping.
Lounge on the ample stretch of beach, laze the afternoon away in a serene pool and dream your adventurous day in the lush tropical garden, all in the privacy of your island hideaway.
Set on Dhigu, the Beachfront Pool Villas are an expansive and luxurious 165 square metres. This Maldives resort bungalow experience is designed to pamper and indulge its guests. Take a long soak in your private terrazzo tub lined with orchids. Plunge into your glittering pool. Head to your own stretch of powder white sands. At sunset, settle into pure romance while sipping champagne in the privacy of your stylish villa.
Savour evening canapés to the tune of an unforgettable Maldivian sunset. Find romance in the Deluxe Sunset Beachfront Villa, identical to the Deluxe Beachfront Villa in luxury, but commanding a special position on the western side of Dhigu.
Luxuriate in 110 square metres of tropical elegance in each of our 68 Deluxe Sunrise Beachfront Villas, the idyllic Maldives resort bungalow. Take in the endless vista off the shores of Dhigu. Your terrazzo bathtub for two looks out over the ever-changing hues of the Maldivian seas. At the end of a sun-filled day, cool off under the outdoor Rainshower and unwind on your very own terrace, just steps from the brilliant lagoon. Your own piece of beachfront paradise awaits.
Situated on a pier, a few steps across a wooden walkway from Dhigu, your 150 square metre Deluxe Sunrise Over-Water Suite floats on the crystal-clear waters of the Indian Ocean. Lounge on your private waterfront sundeck and enjoy unbroken views of turquoise blue. Rest, read or nap on a tropical wood lounger with colourful silk cushions. Spend the afternoon in the infinity-edge bathtub overlooking the seascape. Your sanctuary, with direct access to the lagoon, immerses you in pure Anantara elegance.
A brilliant lagoon sunset. Indelible memories of fleeting beauty. A breeze flowing through linen curtains, touching all your senses as you gaze over the expanse of blue. Suites luxuriously appointed to face the sunset. Sit in your infinity-edge tub for two for a champagne toast. Indulge in these luxurious features of the Deluxe Sunset Over-Water Suite.
Immerse yourself in one of our 2 secluded pool suites off Dhigu, graceful 180 square metre residences in signature Anantara style, abound with island fabrics, silk cushions and teak furniture. The expansive living room leads to a palatial bathroom with Rain shower, infinity-edge bathtub and a private pool. Spend tranquil days in your private plunge pool with an infinity-edge view of the sea. Soak in the gentle rays from your private sundeck or step directly into the lagoon. Toast to an adventurous day in the infinity-edge bathtub. Complete bliss on wooden piers over the ocean.
Pamper. Enliven. Release. Unwind. Spoil your body, soul and mind with a selection of Anantara Spa's world-renowned signature treatments, alluring bath and steam rituals and holistic therapies. Anantara Spa Dhigu is a true oasis of tranquillity, with over-water treatment suites nestled on one of the world's most remarkable tropical island settings.
Anantara Spa is a highlight of every Anantara Experience. Plan out your perfect end-or beginning-to each Anantara day at an idyllic retreat amongst azure waters and sweeping horizons are the backdrop for Anantara Spa at Anantara Resort Maldives. Escape the cares of everyday with indigenously inspired luxury treatments for your body and soul. Choose between 14 sumptuous treatment suites over the lagoon on Veligandu Huraa or nestled in a lush garden on Dhigufinolhu. Our spa menu features timeless rituals designed to enrich and detoxify, all while you relax and take in your perfect island holiday.
While Anantara certainly looks splendid from above the water, in the Maldives, you'll find some of the most beautiful sights are found below the surface. Envelop yourself in a panorama of spectacular marine views on a full-day dive safari guided by the experts from Anantara's own Dive Centre. Or, get your feet wet first with one of our PADI certification courses that will guide you toward taking your first breaths underwater, opening up a whole new world for your discovery.
The Anantara Dive Centre offers two boat dives a day to over 20 nearby reefs teeming with undersea life in the area immediately surrounding our islands. In addition, the Centre runs full and half-day "safari dives" to reefs and sites further afield, reachable by speedboat, as well as night dives - the ultimate scuba experience for avid enthusiasts.
With such a variety of sites on offer, and our full range of PADI certification courses, our guests are spoiled with choice to meet the needs of all diving levels - from beginners to avid divers with full logbooks! Anantara's instructors always endeavour to match up diving ability to local dive conditions to ensure your safety and enjoyment. From our beginner's discovery courses to more advanced Nitrox, deep water and rescue dives, the Centre has a range of programmes to suit even the most experienced divers.
All courses are taught by PADI-certified instructors, ensuring an unforgettable - and safe - learning experience in one of the world's premier diving destinations. Our class sizes are limited to cater for each guest's needs. Our friendly and professional staff, along with the excellent facilities and open-air classroom of our Indian Ocean paradise, provide the perfect surroundings to explore safely and comfortably.