Overview of Dhigufaru Island Resort

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4.8 / 5Exceptional
36 reviews


  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • All-inclusive


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Free cancellation on all rooms

You can change or cancel this stay if plans change. Because flexibility matters.

  • Beach Villa Veli

    Beach Villa Veli

    Room amenities

    • 527 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Semi Water Villa

    Semi Water Villa

    Room amenities

    • 570 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Beach Villa Boaku

    Beach Villa Boaku

    Room amenities

    • 527 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Bodhanfulhu Pool Water Villa

    Bodhanfulhu Pool Water Villa

    Room amenities

    • 958 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Findhanfulhu Water Villa

    Findhanfulhu Water Villa

    Room amenities

    • 797 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Boaku Family Villa

    Boaku Family Villa

    Room amenities

    • 1496 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 7
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  • Veli Pool Villa

    Veli Pool Villa

    Room amenities

    • 527 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Sangu Suite

    Sangu Suite

    Room amenities

    • 1625 sq ft
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
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About this area


Located in Dhigufaruvinagan'du, Dhigufaru Island Resort is in the entertainment district and on the beach. With scuba diving, fishing and swimming nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water.


  • Where to eat
  • Dhandifulhu Restaurant – Ocean-view buffet restaurant. Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.
  • Thundi Pool Bar & Coffee – Poolside bar. Open daily.
  • RaagondiBar – Open daily.

About this property

Dhigufaru Island Resort

Beachfront resort with relaxing spa services
At Dhigufaru Island Resort, hit the beach, dine on-site at Dhandifulhu Restaurant or enjoy a drink at one of the resort's 3 bars/lounges. All 85 individually decorated rooms feature minibars and furnished patios. Conveniences include sitting areas and coffee makers, and guests will appreciate thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers.
Dhigufaru Island Resort offers 85 forms of air-conditioned accommodation which are accessible via exterior corridors, and features minibars and a safe. Rooms open to furnished patios. This individually decorated and furnished accommodation has separate sitting areas. Beds feature premium bedding. 42-inch LED televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a rainfall showerhead, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.
Rooms are equipped with dial-up Internet access (surcharge). Business-friendly amenities include telephones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include in-room massages.

All-inclusive details

All-inclusive room rates at Dhigufaru Island Resort are available. These rates are higher because they include on-site food and beverages in the room rate (some restrictions may apply).

Food and beverages

Buffet meals, snacks and local beverages included
24-hour room service (limited menu)
In-room minibar (some restrictions)

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorised water sports are included.

Water activities


Land activities

Fitness facilities


On-site live performances

Property amenities


Available in all rooms: Dial-up Internet (surcharge)
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
Airport shuttle at scheduled times, on request

Food and drink

Free buffet breakfast available daily 7 AM–9:30 AM
Buffet meals, snacks and local beverages included
2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
3 bars/lounges, 1 swim-up bar and 1 poolside bar
Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

24-hour fitness centre
Beach volleyball
Billiards/pool table
Boat tours
Children's pool
Evening entertainment
Outdoor pool
Steam room
Surfing/boogie boarding

Family friendly

Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Children's pool
Dry-cleaning service
Free children's club
Free supervised childcare/activities
Corner/local shop
High chair
In-room childcare (surcharge)
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Snack bar/deli


Free newspapers in reception
Gift shop/newsstand
Corner/local shop

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Hair salon
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Tour/ticket assistance
Turndown service
Water sports equipment
Wedding services

Languages spoken


Business services

Computer station


BBQ grill(s)
Beach umbrellas
Beachfront location
Free pool cabanas
Picnic area
Pool sunloungers
Pool umbrellas


3 treatment rooms
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Body wraps
Couples treatment room(s)
Manicures and pedicures
Massage - deep-tissue
Massage - hot stone
Massage - on the beach
Massage - prenatal
Massage - sports
Massage - swedish
Massage - Thai
Outdoor treatment areas
Spa open daily
Hot tub
Steam room


If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
In-room accessibility


Beach towels
Designated smoking areas
Fireplace in reception
TV in reception

Room amenities


Air conditioning
Blackout drapes/curtains
Ceiling fan
Premium bedding
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)


Designer toiletries
Rainfall showerhead
Separate bathtub and shower


42-inch LED TV
Premium channels
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Electric kettle
Free bottled water

Outdoor space

Furnished patio


Access via exterior corridors
Free local calls
In-room massage
Individually decorated
Individually furnished
Iron/ironing board
Separate sitting area
Turndown service



Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 15


Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.
  • 24-hour airport shuttle service is available upon request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
  • Guests must arrange transfers (surcharge) from Male International Airport to the property, which is 25 minutes via a flight to Dharavandhoo domestic airport, and then 25 minutes by speedboat to the resort. To guarantee transfers, guests must contact the property with their flight details at least 48 hours/02 days before their expected arrival. Contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking. Daily transfer service is offered by Maldivian Airways/FlyMe between 06 AM and 23 PM. Guests arriving outside of these hours are advised to book a hotel room in Male or Hulhumale until services resume. Guests must pay the domestic flight fee and the speedboat fee at check-out.


  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 2 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 75.0 per day.

Property payment types

American Express

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Airplane and boat transfer per adult: USD 390 (roundtrip)
  • Airplane and boat transfer per child: USD 286 (roundtrip), (up to 12 years old)

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 375 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 275 (roundtrip), (from 2 to 12 years old)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 75.0 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 5 per cent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
Property Registration Number 9606602656

We should mention

Guests must transfer via airplane or floatplane to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Pool access available from 6:00 AM to 6:30 PM Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December. A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December. One child aged 2 years old or younger stays for free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
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Guest reviews



5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Mediocre
1 - Poor
Service and Staff
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

We felt like VIPs the moment we arrived at Male till we left.

Stayed 7 nights in Mar. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 7 nights in Mar. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Staff: the service at this resort is unparalleled, with the resort staff going out of their way to meet and exceed all of your needs. Special thanks to Mohammed at guest relations, the lovely team at the main restaurant who took care of us all week, and Shaheen our room boy, as well as the staff at Maldives airport making the seaplane transfer as seamless as possible. The service is truly exceptional at the resort--hopefully the staff will be taken care of during the six month shutdown for renovations coming up in April. Water Villa: the semi water Villa was absolutely amazing, with a beautiful spacious deck and a massive outdoor bathroom. The Villa itself was really nicely appointed with everything you could need, and it was a lovely experience to be able to wake up and jump in the shallow water straight from your room! Water shoes are recommended for those who are sensitive to walking on sharp floors, but it was also doable without. Food: we were consistently impressed by the buffet food at the main restaurant. Over the course of seven days each lunch and dinner was varied and different, often taking on themes. Breakfast has mostly the same dishes on offer but we didn't find an issue with that. We were amazed at the quality and authenticity achieved by the chefs given how remote the island is! They even took requests for certain cuisines and added a few dishes to appeal to my family's tastes. The dessert in particular was amazing, make sure to try the panna cotta!

Stayed 6 nights in Feb. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Wonderful beach

The best thing about this resort is the beach. Amazing! Incredible color, clear, cool. We just loved it! The staff is really friendly and they have night activities for pretty much everyday. I did get the impression that it is an Italian resort. Not a huge problem, but you can feel a little bit left out with you don't speak Italian. Nevertheless, we loved our stay and would definitely recommend the resort! If you like to drink, consider the all inclusive package. It's good value for money.

Stayed 4 nights in Jan. 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Warmest reception, greatest room and food services, beautiful environment.

Stayed 4 nights in Jan. 2019