VARU By Atmosphere

‘Amazing All-Inclusive VARU Plan™’

VARU by Atmosphere is situated in the north west of the Malé Atoll, intending and succeeding to be a ‘naturally Maldivian’ Resort. There are 108 beautiful beach and over water villas, some complete with private pools, as well as 2 Bedroom Beach Villas perfect for families or friends wishing to stay together. The resort has a dive school, plenty of immersive water sports on offer, a mesmerising overwater spa complex, a gym, a kids’ club and a range of excursions including daily snorkelling trips. There are four restaurants, three of which are fine dining, two bars serving premium branded drinks included within the VARU Plan and serving over 40 different wines, ensuring there's something to delight everyone’s taste buds. 


In Our Opinion

‘We love the VARU PLANTM the range of food and drink is perfect for every taste; the choice of complimentary non-motorised water sports and unlimited snorkelling means the ocean is your playground and the longer you stay, the more experiences you receive.’

Lime & Chili

VARU’s main resort restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Enjoy special Indian Ocean gala dinners every Friday, and  celebrate the spirit of the Maldives with live entertainment dancing, festivities, and a special Bodu Beru performance.


A la carte fine dining, serving progressive Maldivian cuisine in a traditional Maldivian house setting.


Enjoy a la carte fine dining, this restaurant serves Mediterranean and seafood cuisine in a sophisticated overwater setting. 

Bay Rouge Bar

Beach bar

Pool Bar

Overlooking the pool, a place to relax.

Charcoal Grill

This speciality beach grill restaurant can be found directly on the beach, serving fine dining from an a la carte menu.


  • Main swimming pool at Bay Rouge 
  • Recreation & Entertainment centre
  • Kids’ Club & Activities

Land Sports

  • Sports and recreation centre 
  • Tennis court 
  • Beach volleyball 

Dive & Water Sports Centre

  • Scuba diving excursions and courses*
  • Fune tube*
  • Knee boarding*
  • Banana boat*
  • Water ski*
  • Seabob*
  • Wakeboarding*
  • Windsurfing*
  • Catamaran sailing*
  • Stand up paddle*
  • Kayak*

*extra charges apply

Elena Spa & Wellness Centre

  • 6 glass bottom treatment rooms 
  • Steam sauna pod 
  • Saltwater infinity pool 
  • Outdoor shower 
  • Relaxation loungers
  • Gym 


Dining Experiences

  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner served at Lime & Chili All Day Dining restaurant
  • Selection of snacks daily from 16.00 – 18.00 at Bay Rouge
  • Indian Ocean Gala at Lime & Chili Friday evening (all other outlets closed)
  • Kaage Maldivian fine dining restaurant, Nu Mediterranean fine dining restaurant and Charcoal Beach Grill fine dining. All open for lunch 3 times a week and dinner 6 times a week (closed Friday nights for Indian Ocean Night). Dining experience in ANY of the THREE specialty restaurants included as follows -

** Eligible per person per stay depending on the total number of nights:

  • 3 nights stay: ONE meal
  • 4-5 nights stay: TWO meals
  • 6-7 nights stay: THREE meals
  • 8-10 nights stay: FOUR meals
  • Above 10 nights stay: Additional 1 meal is for every 3 nights stay


  • Premium brands of spirits, beer and wines at Bay Rouge, Lime & Chili and speciality restaurants Charcoal, Nu and Kaage.
  • Unlimited cocktails and mocktails, signature drinks, various juices, mineral water and selection of tea and coffee from The VARU PLAN Cocktails and Spirits Menu
  • Wide selection of over 40 premium wines from around the world from The VARU PLAN Wine & Bubbles menu
  • In-villa minibar stocked with beer, wines, soft drinks & selection of snacks replenished daily

Activities and Adventures

  • 20% discount on first two regular dives per guest (guest must hold a PADI certificate – discount on dives only)
  • Complimentary selection of non-motorised water sports (windsurfing, catamaran, canoe, stand up paddle board. Catamaran and windsurfing competence must be passed first.
  • Complimentary snorkelling equipment for each guest.
  • Unlimited snorkelling excursions during stay with two taking place per day (shuttles in the morning & afternoon weather permitting, pre-registration required.)
  • Full access to the Sports & Recreation Centre – DISPORT (gym, indoor & outdoor activities, flood lit tennis court, badminton & beach volleyball.)
  • Organised Children & Young Adults at The Club, On The Move, activities.
  • Various other weekly activities.


For Guests staying 4 nights plus additional special services include:

  • Sunset fishing once per stay, weather permitting, pre-registration required
  • One complimentary excursion per guest from a selection of excursions per stay, weather permitting, pre-registration required.

Spa Services

Services per person, per stay, for guests over 15 years depending on total number of nights stay and pre-booking required

4-7 nights = one 45minute spa treatment

8-11 nights = two 45minute spa treatment

12 – 15 nights = three 45minute spa treatment

16 – 19 nights = four 45minute spa treatment

For couples celebrating their love on Honeymoon, VARU offers the following benefits.

  • Romantic bed decoration – once per stay
  • Romantic candle-light dinner - once per stay
  • One honeymoon cake
  • Romantic turn-down service & aromatic bubble bath – once per stay
  • Honeymoon memento as a parting gift


  • Must be within 1 year of wedding date
  • Copy of wedding certificate must be presented at check-in
  • Honeymoon must be confirmed at time of booking
  • Minimum stay of 4 nights
  • Available for Beach Villa, Water Villa, Beach Villa with Pool, Water Villa with Pool and Water Suite only
  • VARU Plan? all inclusive with dine around option and premium drinks
  • ELE|NA Spa with treatments inspired by natural elements
  • Off island excursions to amazing snorkelling spots



VARU by Atmosphere is situated in the north west Malé Atoll, reachable by a 40 minute by complimentary speedboat transfer from Malé International Airport.