Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort

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‘Marine Life, Water & Land Sports, Relaxing Spa’


Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort is a tropical island paradise located on the South Malé Atoll in the Indian Ocean. Villas and Suites are situated overwater, beachfront or within the tropical gardens and feature outdoor terraces with dining and lounging areas. Activities include a range ow land and water sports, diving, spa treatments, an air-conditioned gym, a cooking school and resort bikes. For dining there are two buffet restaurants serving international cuisine, four a la carté venues including Japanese and Italian options and two bars.

In Our Opinion

‘Anantara Dhigu holds the key to a successful family holiday with a wealth of activities that involves all of the family. Take a surf lesson, be inspired by a cooking course and adopt a coral that leaves a gorgeous legacy for the future.’

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  • Flat screen TV/DVD/CD
  • iPod docking station
  • Wi-Fi
  • Minibar
  • Espresso
  • Dressing room
  • Hairdryer
  • Anantara bathroom amenities
  • Yoga mats

Sunrise Over Water Suite

Suspended over the lagoon and positioned to enjoy sunrise the villa has a terrace with direct lagoon access. The bathroom floor has a viewing panel giving marine life views.


  • 119sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children
  • Bathroom with free standing tub, shower & twin vanities. Glass viewing panel.
  • Terrace with dining area
  • Separate indoor dining area
  • Ocean views

Sunset Over Water Suite

Suspended over water the Sunset Over Water Suite is positioned to enjoy the sunset. The suite has a bedroom with open plan sitting area and access to a deck with dining area and sun loungers. Direct lagoon access.


  • 119sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children
  • Bathroom with freestanding tub, shower & twin vanities. There is also an outdoor shower
  • Private sun deck with dining table
  • Direct access to the lagoon
  • Ocean views

Anantara Over Water Pool Suite

This villa is situated over the lagoon and has direct access from the sun deck which has a dining area and day beds.


  • 129sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children
  • Bathroom with freestanding tub, twin vanities & shower overlooking lagoon
  • Open plan indoor sitting area
  • Plunge pool
  • Sundeck with daybed, dining area and loungers
  • Ocean views

  • Flat screen TV/DVD/CD
  • iPod docking station
  • Wi-Fi
  • Minibar
  • Espresso
  • Dressing room
  • Hairdryer
  • Anantara bathroom amenities
  • Yoga mats

Sunrise Beach Villa

Positioned to enjoy the sunrise this villa has direct beach access from a private terrace. Features an outdoor bathroom with tub, shower & twin vanities.


  • 125sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children
  • Open air bathroom with tub, open air rain shower & twin vanities
  • Dressing room
  • Direct beach access
  • Terrace with daybed, sun loungers and dining area

Sunset Beach Villa

Positioned to catch a perfect sunset the beach villa has a terrace with dining and lounging area. Open air bathroom with tub & rain shower


  • 110sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children
  • Open air bathroom with tub, open air rain shower & twin vanities
  • Terrace with dining and lounging areas
  • Direct beach access

Sunset Pool Villa

Positioned to enjoy sunset views the villa has a terrace and pool. The outdoor bathroom has a tub, shower & twin vanities.


  • 180sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults & 2 children
  • Bathroom with terrazzo bathtub, outdoor rain shower & twin vanities
  • Dressing room
  • Rear garden with plunge pool
  • Terrace with dining and lounging areas

Anantara Pool Villa

Situated on the beach front this Villa has a private plunge pool overlooked by a sun deck with dining area and shaded lounge space.


  • 150sqm
  • One king-size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults or 2 adults & 2 children
  • Bathroom with free standing tub, indoor & outdoor rain shower & twin vanities
  • Dressing room
  • Plunge pool
  • Furnished sun terrace
  • Direct access to the beach

Two Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa

This accommodation comprises of two adjoining villas each with king-size bedrooms, dressing rooms and outdoor bathrooms. The two terraces have dining and sitting areas and one has a pool. Direct beach access.


  • 321sqm
  • Master bedroom with one-king size bed
  • Second bedroom with one-king size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 4 adults & 2 children
  • Two bathrooms with tub, shower & twin vanities with each room
  • Swimming pool
  • Two furnished terraces
  • Direct beach access

Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort makes an ideal location for a romantic occasion and the resort provides the following to make your experience special.

  • 5% discount
  • One 60-minute couple’s massage per stay
  • One bottle of Champagne
  • Fruit platter
  • Bed decoration
  • 15% discound from Dining by Design (set up only)

Valid between 9th April – 23 December 2019

Minimum stay of 4 nights

Valid within 12 months of wedding date, certificate to be provided at booking & check-in.

Beach Ceremonial Wedding Package includes:

  • Wedding co-ordinator
  • Maldivian bodu beru drummer
  • Champagne
  • Wedding cake for 2
  • Bridal bouquet & lapel flower for groom
  • Frangipani leis
  • Decorated location
  • Evening turndown
  • Floral bath ceremony
  • Ceremonial wedding certificate
  • Wedding gift
  • 36 photos & CD

Price on application

Please Note

It is not possible to have a legally recognised wedding in the Maldives. This ceremony is a celebration – guests should have a legal wedding in the UK prior to the event.


  • Infinity edge swimming pool
  • Air-conditioned fitness centre
  • Tennis
  • Complimentary bicycle hire
  • Yoga/meditation
  • Cooking school
  • Coral adoption

Beach Sports

  • Volleyball
  • Badminton
  • Table tennis
  • Chess
  • Pétanque

Water Sports with Aquafanatics

  • Snorkelling
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Windsurfing
  • Water-skiing
  • Wakeboarding
  • Kitesurfing
  • Parasailing
  • Sunset fishing
  • Big game fishing

Charges apply for some activities


Diving with Aquafanatics

There are courses that cater for all experiences, so whether you’re a beginner and you’re emerged in your first dive, or a certified diver hoping to experience someone unique and different there is something here for everyone.

Dive sites include:

  • Guraidhoo Corner
  • Embudu Express
  • Kandooma Thila
  • The Kuda Giri wreck
  • Manta Point


  • Full range of PADI courses available, including:
  • Scuba diver
  • Open water
  • Advanced open water
  • Rescue diver
  • Dive master
  • Nitrox dive
  • Digital underwater photo dive

Costs apply

Anantara Spa

  • 6 treatment suites set over the lagoon
  • 2 open-air salas over water for thai massage
  • Facial room & nail polish room
  • Hair salon
  • Pre & post water treatment relaxation decks with jacuzzi & plunge pool
  • Steam room & sauna
  • Indoor & outdoor showers

Costs apply


  • Concierge services
  • Excursions
  • Laundry and pressing service
  • Boutiques
  • Resident doctor
Dining Options
For guidance only - subject to change

Half Board – Breakfast and dinner

Full Board – Breakfast, lunch and dinner

  • Guests can dine in Fushi Café and 73 Degrees where buffet meals are available
  • Guests can dine at Sea.Fire.Salt, Terrazzo, Baan Huraa
  • Guests can also dine at Origami at Anantara Veli and at The Living Room on Naladhu.
  • Special events are not included and are fully chargeable.
  • Certain items are not included in the meal plan and will be charged at a supplement
  • Meal plans are based on three courses per person (starter, main & desert) beverages not included although Beverages packages are available
  • Not applicable to In-Villa Dining including children’s menu and Dining by Design
  • Children under 12 can eat only from the children’s menu or pay 50% off adult prices
Aqua Bar at night

Fushi Café

Informal dining including an American breakfast buffet and themed dinner buffets. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Sea. Fire. Salt

Sea.Fire.Salt serves fusion steaks and seafood cooked over the grill. Open for lunch and dinner.


Italian cuisine. Open for dinner.


During the day light meals, in the evening Aqua Bar is the place to watch the sunset with a cocktail.

Baan Huraa

Traditional thai dishes served in a teak house overlooking the lagoon and outer reef. Open for lunch and dinner.

73 Degrees at Anantara Veli

International favourites in oceanfront setting. Breakfast buffet from live cooking stations and for dinner each evening’s theme buffet includes seafood, Maldivian favourites and handmade pizzas and pastas.

Dhoni at Anantara Veli

Poolside bar serving soft and alcoholic drinks and light bites.


Modern Japanese food from a light gourmet menu, sushi and sashimi or grilled robatayaki skewers. Features a theatrical display at the Teppanyaki tables. Open for lunch and dinner.

Dining by Desigh

Enjoy a signature experience on a traditional Maldivian Dhoni or on the beach by candlelight. Menus can be created with your culinary favourites in mind.


Paddle a kayak or take the shuttle to Gulifushi where the bar serves drinks and light snack around the ocean pool. Day trips.

Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort is located on the South Malé Atoll and is surrounded by lagoons and the stretching Indian Ocean. A speedboat from Malé takes roughly 35 minutes.

Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort welcomes families with children of all ages and offers the following facilities and services to ensure they have an enjoyable stay.

• Baby cots are available
• Sunrise Beach Villa/Sunset Beach Villa/Sunset Pool Villa/Sunrise Pool Villa all offer space for two children
• Sunset Family Villa includes space for children and a mini bathroom
• Two Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa can accommodate 4 children

• Restaurants feature a range of child-friendly dishes
• Children under the age of 12 enjoy unlimited ice cream in Aqua Bar
• High chairs are available

Beach & Sea
• Powdery white sands, perfect for playing in
• Warm, shallow water

Swimming Pool
• Family pool only with shallow area

• Babysitters are trained in first aid and CPR
• Medical facilities with doctor on call

Family entertainment / activities
• Water sports cater for children as well as adults
• The Bubblemaker course is available for 8 and 9 year olds who want to experience diving

Kids Club
The Dhoni Club

Ages allowed
• 4 – 12

Opening times
• 09:00 – 18:00

Indoor activities include:
• Table tennis
• Videos
• Arts & crafts
• Story telling/reading
• Board games
• Face painting

Outdoor activities include:
• Bicycles
• Petanque
• Badminton
• Volleyball
• Life-sized chess
• Fish feeding
• Treasure hunts
• Beach soccer

• Available for children 4 and upwards
• Should be booked 24hours in advance
• Available 10:00 – midnight
• Prices may vary

Price quoted is a guide only please click Check Live Price & Availability for up to date pricing. 2 adults sharing a room.
Other departure airports, durations and guest configurations are available when you check availability on any given date.