Vakkaru Maldives

‘Gorgeous Beach & Water Villas – Water & Land Sports plus Spa & Gym’

Located within the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve of Baa Atoll, Vakkaru is a tropical island with house reef and has fantastic dive sites and fishing spots. The Beach and Water Villas have direct access to either the sandy beach or the lagoon and are designed to accommodate couples, families and groups. Vakkaru has Splash, a water sports centre, Sportsfield with tennis and badminton courts, a gym, spa and Kids’ Club. Dining options are varied and include Italian and International themed restaurants and the island features its own wine cellar.

In Our Opinion

‘The Half-Board and The Full Board meal plan includes a selection of four dining venues – you will never get bored.’


By the beach, Amaany offers interactive, international dishes accented with local flavours. Open for breakfast and dinner on selected evenings.


Italian flavours in a relaxed environment. Enjoy communal dining, lounging space and a poolside piazza. Open for lunch and dinner.


Open-air grill restaurant serving Vakkaru’s finest meat and seafood, cooked to perfection. Open for lunch and dinner.


South Eastern inspiration from a culinary theatre within the tropical gardens. Open for dinner.


A relaxed poolside lounge and space to relax and enjoy your favourite drink. Poolside deck. Open for 10.00 - midnight

Lagoon Bar

Open air lounging space located over the ocean. Enjoy cocktails and Japanese food delicacies. Live entertainment on selected nights. Afternoon Tea. Open for lunch and dinner. Bar open 12.30 – midnight.

Vakkaru Reserve

The island’s wine cellar showcasing old and new world wines, vintage and non-vintage. Menu of cheeses and charcuterie. Open 15.00 – 23.00 Private events to be pre-booked.

Luxury Destination Dining

Enjoy a romantic dinner with your loved one or a celebration with your family. Menus can be tailored to your preference. On request.

The Organic Farm

The farm produces organic produce for the restaurants. Experience the Farm to Table Experience to discover how vegetables and fruits are grown on the island and how they are combined to create your preferred menu. Must be booked by personal arrangement.


  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Gym
  • Tennis courts
  • Badminton
  • Parrotfish Kid’s Club age 3 – 12 years
  • Cooking Class with The Organic Farm

Coconut Club

  • Pool tables
  • Table tennis
  • Foosball
  • Board games
  • Lounge & reading area

Splash Water sports – additional charges may apply

  • Scuba diving
  • Sunset fishing
  • Snorkelling
  • Sea bobbing
  • Jet skiing
  • Catamarans
  • Kayaks
  • Windsurfing
  • Kite surfing
  • Paddle boats
  • Dolphin cruise
  • Marine biologist


  • 24 hr Butler Service available
  • Seaplane lounge
  • Boutique


Vakkaru welcomes couples celebrating their Honeymoon or Anniversary with the following benefits:

  • Bottle of Champagne
  • Bath ritual with candles & petals
  • Bed decoration
  • Tropical fruit basket


  • Confirmation of celebration date at time of reservation and booking
  • Honeymoon or anniversary must fall within 3 months of stay – proof may be required
  • Benefits are one per stay



  • There are Beach and Water Villas that can accommodate up to 2 adults and 3 children up to 12years. There are 8 family friendly villa options
  • Villa amenities for adults & children


  • Kids’ buffet station at Amaany
  • Kids’ Parrotfish Club menus at Isoletta, Onu, Vakku and Lagoon Bar. Pizza making station at Isoletta

Parrotfish Kid’s Club

Open 08.30 – 18.00

Age 3 – 12 years (children under 3 years require a parent or babysitters present)


  • Indoor arts & crafts
  • Cookery classes
  • Pirate face painting
  • Treasure hunt
  • Beach games
  • Talent show
  • Kite making
  • Frisbee golf



Situated in the Baa Atoll, Vakkaru Maldives is a 30minute seaplane flight from Malé International Airport.