Holiday seasons in Maldives are unlike any where else in the world

Holiday seasons in Maldives are unlike any where else in the world

Well, here’s a great option to consider: The Maldives! The islands have prepared for the season of joy with their usual pomp and style, inviting everyone to be a part of an unforgettable holiday. Read on to find out what’s in store this Holiday Season in the Maldives.

Unveil a world of wonders in the paradise island of Maldives during the holiday season

What’s so special about the stunning archipelago unlike anywhere in the world? It’s in the little details. The holiday spirit is just about right in the island with the warm and friendly locals, the culture, the overwhelming beauty of the natural surroundings and of course the resorts delivering beyond your expectations. Read further to explore what’s in store for you and your loved ones during the festive seasons in the awe-inspiring archipelago.

Christmas is around the corner and what more do you want than celebrating with the ones that you love amid the most magnificent tropical backdrops? You’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to the number of resorts to choose from. From completely isolated villas to family-friendly villas with spacious living rooms and outdoor decks to enjoy hearty meals under the starry gazed skies.

There are some amazing holiday packages to consider in the island with many resorts offering special discounts, villa upgrades, special seasonal celebrations and complimentary packages for children. We bet Christmas 2019 is already starting to sound exciting. Better yet, you can decide to extend your stay to celebrate the New Year in style with the ones that matter the most. Let us guide you through some of the fantastic offers on the island.

Cheval Blanc

This resort is a dream come true during the holiday season as they have a perfectly curated programs for Christmas and New Year. Themed picnics and Jazz by the beach for a more relaxing experience. For the more adventurous ones, you can take a dive at the Christmas rock since Noonu Atoll hosts a remarkable reef formation shaped like a Christmas tree with abundant marine life and flamboyant corals. Kids can enjoy a Gingerbread house and capture photographs with the Santa Clause. You will also get to welcome 2020 with family and friends as the vibrant display of fireworks lights up the tropical skies.

Amilla Fushi

Another resort that has an amazing lineup for the season with plenty of unforgettable experiences for the entire family. There will be activities for the entire family to participate, an extravagant Christmas and New Year dinner and brunch, Santa’s arrival with gifts and better yet performances by internationally renowned artists.

Conrad Maldives Rangali

Its early celebrations at the Conrad Maldives where the resort welcomes the season with special performances to spread the Christmas spirit. You will get to indulge in traditional Christmas delights from afternoon tea of Christmas cookies to sweet treats at Mandhoo Spa Restaurant. You also get a festive market place at the Atoll Market and for those of you who are looking for something more sophisticated, a six-course dinner awaits at the Ithaa Underwater Restaurant.

Kids will be thrilled by the entrance of the Santa Clause bearing gifts whilst the many restaurants offer special celebrations with live music, DJ performances and appealing menus. New Year’s eve will never be the same again after you celebrate it at Conrad Maldives Rangali with a Beach party under the star studded skies with iconic fire displays and music provided by some of the well celebrated DJ’s from around the world.

Atmosphere Kanifushi

One of the best places to spend the holiday for the kids during Christmas with plenty of activities for them to engage in such as baking Christmas cookies, kids game nights, Christmas card making, Christmas tree crafts and so much more. You can also partake in cupcake decorations to Aqua aerobics to keep yourself fit while holidaying away. On Christmas Eve, you can experience a night to remember at the Christmas Eve Gala dinner and dancing at The Liquid. The Christmas spirit lives on till the dawn of the New Year. New Year will arrive at Kanifushi in style with chill-out music and DJ for the kids and the ultimate Liquid party to dance the night away.

Outrigger Maldives

With eight festive themes to keep you at your feet, Outrigger Maldives will be one of your favorites to visit during the holidays, whether its Christmas, New Year or Easter. A global gourmet voyage as they call it with food from around the world to keep you satiated with a number of food fairs so that you can try out a bit of everything. Lifestyle boosting activities and activities for the kids to bond with the family such as family sandcastle contests, kids parties and visit to Santa Claus in his grotto on Christmas Day. Wellness offers an entire day of pampering and as for those who’d like to celebrate in style, you can opt-in for the New Year’s Eve party.

Six Senses Laamu

Festive season is exciting at Six Sense Laamu as it has tailor-made experiences and events lined up for you. Imagine a private lobster barbeque by a sandbank or an intimate dinner by the ocean with a loved one while you bid farewell to year 2019. If not celebrate with the entire family at the Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve party and dance to your heart desires to the hottest island sounds.

Some out of the ordinary activities await the little adventurers like laughing yoga to crepe paper dance and fun activities like Children’s Nail Painting for the girls and Gingerbread House Decorations is sure to keep them occupied while the adults are at play with many excursions such as sunset dhoni rides, snorkeling excursions and couples journeys.

Chrismas and New Year sounds fun already? The island is full of life all throughout the year but the Holiday season is the best as its bursting with culture, great spirits and flamboyance. While you make plans for Christmas and New Year, why not consider celebrating Easter in the Maldives. Plenty of incredible deals in store and offer Kids Stay Free deals as well in selected resorts that are beyond your expectations.

Easter in Maldives

Although the island consists of a Muslim community, they too sure know how to celebrate all festivals alike and in great grandeur. A family break is surely going to be just wonderful in the island and below are some of the lines of the amazing plans up by leading resorts.



Conrad Maldives

Rangali Island is a joyful place to celebrate Easter for the kids and adults where festivities continue throughout a week. From Easter egg painting to arts and crafts for the entire family to partake in and culinary workshops to help you explore your cooking skills. Dining during Easter at Conrad will be exciting with the exquisitely planned out menus from barbeque meals to dinner on the beach. While the parents are getting pampered at the Spa or engaging in excursions, kids can enjoy the company of the Easter Bunny and sharing ideas whilst engaging in arts and crafts with other little adventurers..

One & Only Reethi Rah

Sweet treats and Easter egg hunts are amongst many other activities at One&Only Reethi Rah. Easter is sure to be an exciting one wherever you go but here at the resort you will be in for a treat with an Easter champagne brunch, Reethi island marathon, Special cocktail evenings and the highlight would be a Frozen Easter and enjoy the day with Ana and Elsa for the kids.

Six Senses Laamu

Super cool activities are part and parcel of the Easter kids program at Six Sense Laamu but the ice cream tasting session is sure to electrify them with much enthusiasm. An Easter Spa session awaits the adults at the Spa by Thalgo France while the kids are free to enjoy every bit of Easter at the Six Sense Laamu.

Soneva Fushi

How does a Movie night followed by a sunrise champagne breakfast sound? That’s just a little bit of what Soneva Fushi has to offer for Easter. The Easter egg hunt winner will take home a delightful gift whilst the many options of dining and drinks events will keep the whole family entertained.

Amazing deals, joyous moments and fun-filled activities await adventurers from all walks of life in the stunning Maldives during the holiday season. Christmas, New Year and Easter will never be the same again once you get a taste of what it’s like to celebrate in the paradise island. The list goes on with an abundance of pleasures in store for the entire family. You ought to find out the best deals and offers around the island and take a trip to the sunny side during the festive season.

By OV Holidays
On February 6, 2019


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COVID-19 Travel Updates

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.

  1. 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:

  2. A confirmed hotel booking, sufficient funds and confirmed return ticket.

  3. Health Declaration Form x 2 (on arrival and prior to departure)

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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:

  1. Exceptional Cancellation Policy

  2. COVID-19 Refund Request

  3. Amazing Discounts of up to 50% for New Bookings

  4. Minimal Deposit Fee & Zero-Interest Installment Plans

  1. Dedicated hotline for bookings within 14days of arrival

  2. 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.
Thank you for your continued support to OV Holidays. Keep Safe.