Located in the UNESCO Marine Biosphere
Impeccably green and lush resort island
Michelin starred variety dining
Cycle across the island to the open-air floating cinema
An overwater spa & wellness centre
Unbeatable sunsets on the house
Imagine a total cutoff from the rest of the world to only get lost in a paradise bordered by the Indian Ocean and the soft sandy shores? Let your imaginations come to life at Vakkaru Maldives located amid Baa Atoll, a UNESCO biosphere which is abundant with marine life. The resort has plenty of accommodation options for the solo traveller, the honeymooners and for families. You also get four options of restaurants to dine in and two bars to enjoy your favourite drink or light snacks. A pleasant island offering plenty of privacy and peace for those who prefer a laid-back holiday and also perfect for the adventure junkie offering many excursions and activities within and around the island. Read further on one of the most looked-for destinations in the archipelago.
In keeping up with the Maldivian culture, Vakkaru houses accommodation options to suit travellers from all walks of life. Whether it’s perched on the waters or the untouched pristine sands which are just a few steps away from the shoreline. Beach Bungalows and Beach Villas are ideal for those who love the ocean and a swim any time of the day. They are equipped with indoor and outdoor shower, private beachfront terrace and direct access to the beach. Come to this stunning island with your family and stay at either a Beach Family Pool Villa or at the Beach Pool Suite with plenty of room to fit in the entire family. These spaces feature a separate sleeping area for two children and a day bed in the main bedroom. Your own pool and direct access to the beach are also some of the exciting options in-store for you and your family.
A private garden and ocean views are on offer in both Deluxe Beach Pool Suites and at the Two-bedroom Beach Villas which are also ideal for a family of four or for a large group. If you’d like to wake up the gentle waves of the lagoon, then you ought to choose an Overwater Villa, an Overwater Pool Suite or the Lagoon Villa. From direct access to the lagoon to a private sundeck to watch the sunsets are some of the luxuries you get in these spaces. Your ultimate escape at Vakkaru is their Four Bedroom Overwater Pool Residence with a private pool, spa terrace, living room and a dining room. What’s great about this suite is that you get views of the lagoon from every nook and corner.
Dining at Vakkaru is super exciting as they have four restaurants housing delectable dishes from around the world. Amaany serves locally inspired dishes and international favourites with interactive presentations. Try Vakku too, as they prepare sumptuous grilled dishes right in front of you in an open-air space. Perfect place for a date night while holidaying in the island.
Onu on the other hand is your go-to Asian restaurant with South-East Asian dishes and Regional cuisine on offer whilst showcasing their interior decorated with bamboo and garden pavilions. You can also eat by the pool at the Isoletta for lunch or dinner and not just any food, its Italian cuisine in Italian style. Beverages and spirits are available at the Cabana and the Lagoon Bar for a more laid-back time and unwind while the sun sets in the tropical skies.
Relax and find yourself in the exotic island at the Vakkaru Overwater Spa. Whether it’s alone time for some pampering, or a treatment together with the one you love, all options are available at the resort. They feature four couple’s treatment rooms with ocean views, eight single treatment rooms, a nail salon, spa boutique, an outdoor relaxation area.
Vakkaru is all about times, so brace yourself for a world of activities including the little adventurers. There are Scuba diving, snorkelling in the house reef, dolphin cruises to whale shark spotting and then land-based activities as well. Little ones can also have some fun of their own at the Parrotfish Club with arts and crafts and other interesting activities. You also get a fitness centre and a yoga pavilion to keep yourself fit throughout your holiday.
Whether you’re looking for a laid-back holiday or something more energetic, Vakkaru Maldives got it covered for you for an ultra-immersive Maldivian getaway!
First and foremost, our hearts are with those who have been affected by COVID-19.
We are also delighted to let you know that all International Travellers are welcome in the Maldives again with effective Covid-19 related government protocols in place to ensure everyone’s safety.
On-arrival visas are still available for all tourists, and visa extensions are available for any long-stay holidaymakers. For your free 30-day on-arrival tourist visa, you have to provide:
A confirmed hotel booking, sufficient funds and confirmed return ticket.
Health Declaration Form x 2 (on arrival and prior to departure)
A negative PCR test conducted less than 96 hours prior to the scheduled time of departure from the first port of embarkation enroute to the Maldives.
Infants less than 12 months old are exempt from this requirement. Travelers who have a transit of 24 hours or more during their journey are required to redo their PCR test prior to arrival in the Maldives.
Under current circumstances, tourists may visit other operational resorts subject to prior approval from the Ministry of Tourism. You are advised to inform the prior so that we may facilitate the approval process via the resorts.
To help you book with confidence, OV Holidays provides you the following:
Minimal Deposit Fee & Zero-Interest Installment Plans
Dedicated hotline for bookings within 14days of arrival
Personal Destination Specialist to assist round the clock
We would like to express our sincere gratitude for your patience and kind understanding at these trying times.
We will continue to monitor the events unfolding and keep you updated on the changes to these procedures so that you can enjoy your holiday with peace of mind.
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