The Residence Maldives

The Residence Maldives is an exclusive retreat on Falhumaafushi, an island located in the Gaafu Alifu Atoll - one of the largest and deepest atolls in the world.


This secluded resort is located 242 miles south of Male' International Airport.  The domestic transfer to Koodoo Airport is a scenic 55-minute flight followed by a short 7-minute speedboat transfer direct to the resort. A 90-minute seaplane direct transfer from Male' can be arranged seperately.


  • Star Rating: 5 Stars
  • Location: Huvadhoo Atoll - North
  • Distance from Airport: 55 minutes by domestic flight & a 7 minute speedboat ride
  • Total Rooms: 94
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Accommodation

The 94 villas draw their design inspiration from the lavish beauty that Mother Nature has bestowed upon their island home. Their thatched roofs, natural materials and lush fabrics not only complement their stunning 360º degree vistas, but also sit in perfect harmony with their modern creature comforts.   Every Villa comes with butler service.

11 One-Bedroom Beach Villas, 138 Sqm
 6 One-Bedroom Beach Pool Villas, 158 Sqm
 2 Two-Bedroom Beach Pool Villas, 273 Sqm
39 One-Bedroom Water Villas, 137 Sqm
28 One-Bedroom Water Pool Villas, 156 Sqm
 4 One-Bedroom Deluxe Water Pool Villas, 182 Sqm
 4 Two-Bedroom Water Pool Villas, 282 Sqm

Services & Amenities:
Poolside attentions
24-hour in-villa dining
Private in-villa bar
Coffee & tea making facilities
40-inch LED television
DVD player
Complimentary WiFi
IDD telephone
Personel safe
Hairdryer
Bathrobes
Slippers

Dining

The Dining Room.  The main restaurant is a modern beachfront bistro offering both indoor and outdoor seating overlooking the lagoon. It offers an extensive à la carte breakfast menu, as well as healthy salads and light meals for lunch. In the evenings the focus is upon World, Asian and Indian Ocean cuisine with a contemporary twist. A children’s menu is also available.

Breakfast: 7.30am – 10.30am
Lunch: 12.00pm – 3.00pm
Dinner: 7.30pm – 10.30pm

The Falhumaa.  This overwater venue is spectacularly located at the end of a 230m long jetty above the reef. The menu features western cuisine with the emphasis on fresh seafood and grilled meats complemented by fine wines from around the world. The bar is a relaxed and intimate setting for aperitifs and after-dinner liqueurs.

Daily Operating Hours: 7.30pm – 10.30pm

The Beach Bar.  Overlooking the beach and partially submerged in the swimming pool, The Beach Bar is the focal point of the resort. It offers light meals and island-style drinks during the day, tapas and signature infused spirits served when the sun goes down.

Pool: 11.00am – 6.00pm
Bar & Adjacent Beach Area: Till late
Dress: Casual & Beach Wear

Private Dining. A variety of 24-hour private dining options are also available with the emphasis on romance. Couples can dine alone together beneath the stars either on a beach or the private terrace of their luxury villa. A private castaway island also awaits for a real Robinson Crusoe experience.

Spa

The Spa By Clarins.  Step into a haven of tranquillity at the first and only The Spa by Clarins in the Maldives. As an internationally renowned pioneer of natural beauty, Clarins’ spa products are made of active ingredients with plant origins. Unique formulas are specially developed for the expert hands of our beauty therapists.

Linked to the main land by a jetty, the spa overlooks the soothing waters of the lagoon and a rainbow of coral reefs. Comprising six separate pavilions and an ensuite hair salon, the Spa offers an array of holistic treatments, pampering massages and hair services that will rejuvenate your body and mind. A large open deck, dedicated to meditation and yoga classes embraces both the views and the breeze for the ultimate relaxation.

ROOM TYPES

  • Beach Villas & Beach Pool Villas - One Bedroom Step out of your Beach Villa and feel the warm sand trickling between your toes. Built on the idyllic seashore amidst the soothing greenery, each Beach Villa comes with direct access to the beach - a delightful playground for your little ones. The spacious living room leads out to a cosy verandah so you can enjoy the expansive views of the ocean. Beach Villa - One Bedroom: No. of villas: 11 Size: 138 m2 including deck (85 m2 villa only) Accommodates up to max. 3 Adults or 2 adults and 2 Child (max. 1 rollaway bed) Beach Pool Villa - One Bedroom: No. of villas: 6 Size: 158 m2 including pool and deck (85 m2 villa only) Accommodates up to max. 3 Adults or 2 adults and 2 Child (max. 1 rollaway bed) 2.5 m (width) x 6 m (length) x 1.2 m (depth) swimming pool
  • Two-Bedroom Beach Pool Villas This spacious villa is ideal for guests travelling as a family. Enjoy your time together on the beach or simply relax by your pool. The additional bedroom features twin beds or a king-sized bed depending on the group’s preference. Two-Bedroom Beach Pool Villa: No. of villas: 2 Size: 273 m2 including pool and deck (149 m2 villa only) Accommodates up to Max 5 Adult or 4 A and 2 Child (max. 1 rollaway bed) 5 m (width) x 8.5 m (length) x 1.2 m (depth) swimming pool
  • Water Villas & Water Pool Villas - One Bedroom Wake up to the spellbinding tranquility of the ocean in a Water Villa with gentle waves lapping at your doorstep. Watch the vivid coral reefs and lively schools of fish that abound in the waters right beneath your feet in the glistening waters below. Each of our Water Villas features a spacious living room that leads to a private verandah, where you can indulge in the Maldivian sunshine and enjoy the live aquarium before your very eyes. Water Villas – One Bedroom: No. of villas: 39 Size: 137 m2 including deck (84 m2 villa only) Accommodates up to max. 3 Adults or 2 adults and 2 Child ((Max. 1 rollaway bed) Water Pool Villas – One Bedroom: No. of villas: 28 Size: 156 m2 including pool and deck (84 m2 villa only) Accommodates up to max. 3 Adults or 2 adults and 2 Child ((Max. 1 rollaway bed) 2.5 m (width) x 6 m (length) x 1.2 m (depth) swimming pool
  • Deluxe Water Pool Villas - One Bedroom The Deluxe Water Pool Villa features an oversized living room for guests who enjoy the luxury of space. Enjoy optimal comfort while reading or simply relaxing on the sofa. Deluxe Water Pool Villa – One Bedroom: No. of villas: 4 Size: 182 m2 including pool and deck (100 m2 villa only) Accommodates up to max. 3 Adults or 2 adults and 2 Child ((Max. 1 rollaway bed) 2.5 m (width) x 6 m (length) x 1.2 m (depth) swimming pool
  • Two-Bedroom Water Pool Villas The expansive over-the-water villa is suitable for couples travelling together or families with older children. The additional bedroom features twin beds or a king-sized bed. Two-Bedroom Water Pool Villa: No. of villas: 4 Size: 282 m2 including pool and deck (144 m2 villa only) Accommodates up to Max 5 Adult or 4 A and 2 Child (Max. 1 rollaway bed) 5 m (width) x 8.5 m (length) x 1.2 m (depth) swimming pool

FACTS

Sports and Recreation
  • spa
  • water sports (non-motorized)
  • private beach
Facilities
  • shops
  • bar
  • restaurant
  • laundry service
  • tours
  • poolside bar
  • Airport Transfer
Recommended For
  • Sports
  • Romance
  • Beaches