Ayada Maldives

Ayada Maldives is a brand new luxury resort located amidst a pristine reef within the southern rim of the Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll in the southern Maldives.The island based resort occupies 15 hectares of undisturbed and indigenous vegetation and offers uninterrupted views of the breath taking Maldivian landscape

  • Star Rating: 4 Stars
  • Location: Gaaf Dhaal Atoll
  • Distance from Airport: about 90 minutes domestic flight and a short speed boat ride
  • Total Rooms: 112
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Showcasing the majesty of the natural surroundings, Ayada Maldives offers seven luxury accommodation types all of which bring together contemporary with traditional Maldivian design elements. The stilted water villas have each been carefully placed on the uniquely shaped jetty to capture magnificent views of the endless horizon whilst the beach villas offer an enclave of absolute privacy and serenity less than 30 steps from the Indian Ocean. Each of the spacious 50 water villas and 62 seafront villas are tastefully designed and furnished to provide privacy and comfort and exclusively offer: a private plunge pool with terrace, direct beach or ocean access and the service of your own dedicated Butler or Guest Relations Agent.


Magu - The main restaurant is located on eastern front of the island facing the ocean. Open for breakfast and dinner, this dining venue showcases extravagant buffets of international standards where the menu has been carefully crafted with an abundance of variety and flavor. Magu allows for indoor seating in either the enclosed air-conditioned wings or the open pavilions.

The Ocean Breeze - restaurant is perched majestically upon the turquoise blue waters of the Indian Ocean and is the ideal setting for a casual yet elegant lunch or dinner. Bask in the uninterrupted views of the horizon, the unique seafood display on a traditional Maldivian dhoni replica or the delightful marine life surrounding the restaurant or within the protected natural aquarium whilst you savor classic Mediterranean and seafood specialties and other innovative creations prepared to your liking by our culinary team. With its Mediterranean ambience, this elegant yet casual bar is the ideal venue for an indulgent aperitif. Lounge and relax on the plush swing sofas whilst you listen to contemporary music or take in the sunset.

Kai - Fusing a unique Maldivian setting with the tantalizing décor and flavors of the Far East from India to Japan, this restaurant provides an authentic experience designed to titillate your senses. Indulge in the soothing ambience at Kai heightened by the tranquility pool whilst you feast your senses on the extravagant sushi bar, the extensive wine cellar, the two specialized tandoori ovens, the teppanyaki wok and relish the culinary journey on offer.

Ile De Joie - Located amidst the ocean villas, this over the water venue, offers an extensive selection of quality wines and cheeses, an array of the finest chocolate from around the world and a humidor stocked with a variety of the finest cigars available. The Ile De Joie allows for a truly unique experience with exclusive offerings in an al fresco or indoor bar setting surrounded by the crystal clear water of the lagoon. The Ile De Joie will also have on offer, luxury and specialty seafood items such a caviar, oysters and clams to name a few.

Zero Degree - Regarded as the entertainment hub of the resort, The Zero Degree transforms itself from the perfect relaxation area during the day to a lively venue for animated and interactive events in the evening. Whether it is to lounge by the infinity pool within the gazebo style seating whilst enjoying light refreshments or to dance the night away with the live music on the special dance floor, the pool bar setting is the ideal location to appreciate the magnificent view over the expansive infinity pool or the glittering night sky.

Ottoman Lounge - From the serenity and tranquility of the Maldives to the vibrancy of a café in Turkey, Ayada Maldives showcases the beauty and unique experience of sipping authentically brewed Turkish coffee and specialty teas with a wide array of traditional shisha at the Ottoman Lounge. The lounge is reminiscent of a traditional café in Turkey with the Ottoman style furnishings complete with intricate light fixtures and low seating.


AYSPA - An expansive spa managed by spa experts ESPA is available at Ayada Maldives for your pleasure. This 3500 sqm facility offers: 8 treatment rooms suitable for double occupancy, a Turkish hammam, Vichy room, steam and sauna, hydrotherapy and a large relaxation area.


Managed by Dive Kingdom Dive & Water Sports Center; The Diving Center offers: discover scuba diving, open water diver, night dives, adventure dives, specialty dive courses.The Watersports Center offers: catamaran sailing, water skiing, wind surfing, stand up paddling, wakeboarding, canoeing, snorkeling, surfing, fun tube and banana.

SNORKELING – Complimentary snorkel and fins are available from the dive center for your use during your stay at Ayada Maldives. The lagoon is shallow and safe for swimming as there are no underlying ocean currents.


RECREATION CENTER - A games hall is available at the Recreation Center for your enjoyment and offers PS3, table tennis, billiards, table football and a variety of board games.

FITNESS PAVILION – offering a range of cardiovascular and weight machines and free weights. Scheduled or personal sessions are available.

YOGA STUDIO – An air-conditioned yoga studio is available at the Recreation Center and offers an exhilarating schedule of Yoga/Pilates and aerobics. An experienced instructor will allow you toschedule classes at your convenience and fitness level.

SPORTS - A floodlit tennis, volleyball, badminton and mini artificial football ground widely regarded as the best available in the Maldives is available adjacent to the Recreation Center.

JOGGING TRACKS - Three jogging tracks measuring 900m, 1200m and 1600m around the resort are available.


  • BEACH SUITES Ideal for vacationing families, these interconnecting villas offer a larger individual bedroom yet common outdoor veranda areas with a Beach Villa. Positioned to capture infinite views of the ocean and sunrise, each suite offers a private outdoor terrace, plunge pool and direct beach access.
  • BEACH VILLAS Located on the idyllic stretches of the white sandy beaches,these beachfront villas offer peaceful relaxation either on the expansive private outdoor veranda and plunge pool surrounded by lush vegetation with the beach situated a few steps away.
  • SUNSET BEACH SUITES Offering views of the crystal clear lagoon, these spacious beachfront suites offer a large living area, spacious private outdoor veranda, plunge pool and garden area ideal for romantic private dinners with direct beach access.
  • OCEAN VILLAS Poised over the lagoon, these over-the-water villas allows for idyllic contemplation whilst lounging on the ocean hammocks with the gentle lapping of the waves to soothe you. These spacious villas offer a private outdoor veranda, ocean hammocks, plunge pool, an uninterrupted view of the horizon and direct lagoon access.
  • SUNSET LAGOON SUITES Perched on the beach with the outdoor terrace over the water and with the unique feature of entering from the beach and exiting from the ocean if desired, these suites offer a large area encompassing a living and bedroom area complete with a spacious outdoor veranda with plush swing sofas and plunge pool to further enhance the tranquil setting with direct lagoon access from the terrace.
  • SUNSET OCEAN SUITE Offering absolute luxury and serenity over the Indian Ocean,these over-the-water suites offer a master bedroom with private bathroom and a living area with a glass floor panel, an additional bathroom and pantry area, a huge sundeck with ocean hammocks and direct access to the lagoon and infinite views of the horizon.
  • SUNSET OCEAN FAMILY SUITE Living room in the Sunset Ocean Suite is converted into a bedroom equipped with twin beds and a private bathroom to facilitate a fuctional family usage. Absolute luxury and serenity over the Indian Ocean still continues on these over-the-water suites offering a master bedroom with its private bathroom and glass floor panel, a pantry area, a huge sundeck with ocean hammocks and direct access to the lagoon and infinite views of the horizon.
  • AYADA ROYAL OCEAN SUITE With its distinct location on the edge of the jetty, this split level presidential suite is considered an island enclave and offers spacious two bedrooms one on the ground and the other on the upper floor together with their private bathrooms, an entrance hall with dining facility and a lavish living area with glass floor panel, separate pantry area, walk in closet, an upper floor balcony area providing 180 degrees views of the endless horizon and an outdoor terrace area overlooking the ocean complete with an outdoor shower area, ocean hammocks, a swimming pool with Jacuzzi and direct access to the lagoon.


Sports and Recreation
  • tennis courts
  • spa
  • water sports (non-motorized)
  • outdoor pool
  • private beach
  • massage
  • fitness center
  • shops
  • room service
  • bar
  • restaurant
  • laundry service
  • coffee shop
  • tours
  • safety deposit boxes
  • Airport Transfer
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