Gili Lankanfushi


'Natural Island Beauty – Rich Marine Biodiversity”

Gili Lankanfushi is a private island resort which is home to 45 over water villas with jetties. Promoting responsible lifestyle and zero waste existence the Gili environment celebrates rich marine biodiversity. The resort offers water sports including PADI diving, snorkelling windsurfing, kayaking and paddle boarding and land activities including tennis, yoga and cookery courses. The spa has over water treatment rooms, a steam room and a sauna. There are 4 restaurants and bars serving international cuisine and the Dining Experience caters to personal needs.

In Our Opinion

'Kick your shoes off at the arrival pontoon and enjoy the wonderful accommodation and surroundings whilst being cared for by your personal butler Mr. or Ms. Friday – heavenly.'

Fini Foni

Translating to ‘cold sweet’ Fini Foni serves popsicles and ice cream poolside. Open during the day.

Unique Dining Experiences

Gili Wine & Dine experiences take place in unique locations around the island. The culinary team will create dishes suitable to dietary requirements and personal favourites. Locations: Underground Wine cellar, Organic gardens & Under the Stars.


Four evenings a week the restaurant is transformed into a buzzing market experience with Asian Street Market, Mediterranean Spice Souk, Passage to India and Maldivian Seafood Grill. Situated on the beach and open for breakfast and dinner.

Overwater Bar & Grill

Situated on stilts in the lagoon the Overwater Bar serves Mediterranean food, catch of the day and salads. On Wednesdays there is a Seafood Grill with fish straight from the local fisherman. Open for lunch and dinner and for snacks and cocktails throughout the day.

The Wine Cellar
A stunning softly-lit glass staircase leads to this intriguing, satin soft walled gourmet cellar with recessed freeform wine racks displaying more than 300 labels. Wine tasting and wine dinners are hosted by the sommelier and fleeces and hot water bottles are available to keep guests toasty in this un-tropical chilled environment. There is also an opportunity to sample handmade chocolates, artisan cheeses and cold cuts from the deli room
By the Sea

Situated in the jungle gardens By the Sea serves Japanese feasts, sushi and sashimi alongside an extensive Sake list. Open for dinner.


  • Fitness centre
  • Pool
  • Library with a large selection of books and internet access
  • Jungle cinema
  • Marine Biology Shack
  • Cooking class

Meera Spa 

  • Overwater treatment room
  • Sauna 
  • Steam rooms
  • Body treatments 
  • Tibetan singing bowl sessions 
  • Reiki healing 
  • Detox seaweed baths 
  • Yoga and meditation 

Water Sports

  • Diving PADI lessons and Scuba Certification*
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing*
  • Windsurfing
  • Kayaking
  • Paddle boarding
  • Motorised sports*

Land Sports

  • Yoga
  • Pilates
  • Tennis


  • Big game fishing
  • Sunset dolphin cruise*
  • Sunrise fishing trip*


  • Laundry services
  • Gift shop
  • Ironing service
  • Tour desk

*Additional charges apply

Gili Lankanfushi welcomes couples celebrating their wedding with the following:

  • Complimentary cake
  • Shoreline Dinner at the main restaurant including 1 bottle of wine
  • Sleep under the stars experience
  • Honeymoon gift
  • One Couple’s Jet Lag Massage (to be taken within 24 hrs of arrival) or one 60 minute couples massage with 30 min romantic bath - champagne and strawberries.


  • Minimum of 5 consecutive night stay
  • Wedding certificate presentation on arrival and time of booking (not older than 12 months)
  • Subject to change at the resort’s discretion
  • Two storey Over Water Villas
  • Learn to cook traditional Maldivian dishes
  • Luxury Riviera yacht for fishing, shark watching and dolphin cruises


Gili Lankanfushis is a 25 minute speed boat journey away from Velana (Malé) International Airport.