THE NEAREST AIRPORT: Male International Airport.
THE AESTHETIC: Barefoot elegance.
THE ROOMS: 113 beach and overwater villas and suites.
THE TRAVELLER: Travellers with a penchant for sustainability, luxury and unforgettable experiences. Suits couples, group bookings and multi-generational families. All ages welcome.
THE DINING: Four restaurants and two bars plus private culinary experiences available.
THE INDULGENCE: Merana Spa, and in-room treatments on request.
THE ALLURE: Vakkaru Maldives is a lush tropical habitat boasting more than 2,300 fully-grown coconut trees located within the crystal-clear waters of the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve in Baa Atoll.
Poised on an awe-inspiring enclave in Baa Atoll, Vakkaru Maldives is a lush tropical habitat where privacy and personalised service abound, allowing you to experience an authentic island getaway. A scenic 25-minute seaplane flight from Male International Airport transports you into an unforgettable paradise intuitively designed to soothe the soul and calm the spirit.
In keeping with the rustic charms of Maldivian culture, all 113 beach and overwater villas and suites have an earthy yet elegant aesthetic, offering an incredible sense of space and stunning ocean views. The resort offers five restaurants, two bars, an extensive dive and water sports centre, over water spa and gym, kids club and recreation club, tennis courts and a badminton court. Whether you’re feeling energetic or prefer to relax, your Vakkaru stay includes ultra-immersive experiences in an idyllic island paradise.
Let the timeless allure of the Maldives welcome you in as you discover the warmth and affection of its people in this idyllic island retreat designed to draw on the rich traditions of the locale for travellers seeking an intimate getaway in arguably one of the most desirable island destinations on the planet.
A sample of some of the resort’s most popular room categories. For a full list, click through to the Vakkaru Maldives website.
Best Priced Villa
From US$1,110 Per Night
WRD Recommended Room
From US$1,440 Per Night
FOUR BEDROOM OVERWATER POOL RESIDENCE
Luxe Villa Choice
From US$11,955 Per Night
In terms of reducing its impact on the local environment, Vakkaru is committed to developing a sustainable business through various green initiatives including: sustainable purchasing of locally-sourced seafood; onsite water treatment technology to produce clean water including still and sparkling drinking water with reusable glass bottles; waste management program; and a reef cleaning and coral plantation program.