Looking for an all-inclusive Maldives resort? Here are 20 best ones for a fuss-free vacation in 2022

When planning for the perfect honeymoon or romantic getaway, the first location that usually comes to mind is the Maldives because of its white sand beaches and overwater bungalows. If you are planning your first-ever trip to the tropical island and want to find an all-inclusive Maldives resort for the ultimate holiday experience, you’re at the right place! Read on to find your perfect match:

1. Royal Island Resort & Spa

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If you have dreamt of staying in a classically-designed beach villa and waking up to gorgeous views, you can live that dream right at Royal Island. All the villas offer complete privacy and solitude, and the beach and crystal clear waters of the lagoon are just a few steps away from your private veranda – literally!

This all-inclusive Maldives resort package includes three meals in the main restaurant, and afternoon tea and snacks at the pool terrace. House wine, beer, selected house brand spirits, as well as selected cocktails are also available. For those who don’t drink, you can opt for fresh juices, coffee, milkshakes, smoothies, and ice cream instead.

If you are looking for some excitement on your holiday, take your pick from a range of activities such as big game fishing, parasailing, windsurfing, snorkelling, and water-skiing. Of course, if you’re looking to do a wellness retreat during your stay here, you can also take your pick from any of the spa treatments available.

Address: Horubadhoo, Maldives

2. Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu

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This resort is located in the southern waters of the Baa Atoll, and the 30-minute journey by seaplane from Malé International Airport is the stunning start to your amazing Maldives vacation. The villas here are built with traditional craft methods, and with the ease of contemporary comfort.

For its all-inclusive Maldives resort package (Cast Away): all meals (daily breakfast, lunch and dinner) are provided a la carte style in Cowrie Restaurant. Plus, you get access to a wide range of drinks and afternoon tea, including a bottle of champagne and fruit basket that will be sent to your room upon arrival. But that’s not all, you will also get to enjoy an exclusive two-night escape to their deserted island, Embudhoo, where you can spend a romantic getaway with your partner in private and enjoy BBQ dinners.

For activities, you can look forward to the dolphin watching excursion as well as the sunset fishing trip in a traditional Maldivian Dhoni with their team of island fishermen. Your catch will be prepared by their chefs and served to you for dinner in the comfort of your own villa.

Address: Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu Resort, Baa Atoll, Maldives

3. Reethi Beach Resort

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The semi-detached villas of Reethi Beach Resort are built detached from the island of Baa Atoll on stilts over the water, so you’ll get a different experience from the usual resorts you stay in. You will also be happy to know that all rooms are air-conditioned, which means you can enjoy the gorgeous views of white sand and azure lagoons from the comfort of your luxurious villa.

Guests staying on its Premium All-Inclusive Maldives resort package are offered unlimited wining and dining in any of their restaurants and bars including buffet options to a la carte restaurants. You can also enjoy a huge selection of drinks at the various bars within the resort, including fresh juices, milkshakes, cocktails, aperitifs, spirits, bottled wines, beers, and ice cream.

Address: Fonimagoodhoo, Maldives

4. Lily Beach Resort & Spa

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If you are a serious diver who is looking to dive in the Maldives, this resort is definitely for you. Located at Huvahendhoo, the five-star all-inclusive Lily Beach Resort and Spa’s convenient location allows easy access to more than 50 dive sites.

Their Platinum All-Inclusive Maldives resort plan is truly luxurious. For starters, the airport team will meet and assist on arrival and departure at the airport, and you get complimentary VIP lounge access at the seaplane terminal. You get to enjoy buffet and a la carte meals, then sweat it out with complimentary snorkelling equipment and non-motorised water sports. The plan also includes a group yoga session and three complimentary excursions per person: coral garden snorkelling, fishing trip, and a sunset cruise.

Address: Huvahendhoo, Maldives

5. Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives

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For the ultimate experience in the Maldives, you can’t miss out on the Grand All-Inclusive Maldives resort programme offered by Centara Grand. Staff will be at the airport to welcome and assist you with your direct seaplane transfer and/or speedboat ride. You will also get unlimited dining and premium beverage indulgences. These cover breakfast, lunch dinner, in-villa breakfast once per stay, afternoon tea, as well as all-day snacks.

Activities-wise, you have a choice of complimentary excursions: whale shark snorkelling tour, sunset cruise, and banana boat or tube rides.

Address: Centara Grand Island, Maldives

6. Kuredu Island Resort & Spa

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Kuredu Island Resort & Spa, surrounded by a beautiful lagoon and long stretches of white, sandy beach, is the only resort on the island of Kuredu, in Lhaviyani Atoll.

For the variety of choices it allows, the Gold All-Inclusive Maldives resort package is a popular plan at Kuredu. In addition to an unrestricted access to all four buffet restaurants and bars, you can also get late breakfast, afternoon snacks, and a la carte meals.

On the activities front, you can play a round of golf, sign up for an introduction dive, hop on a sunset cruise boat, attend a group windsurfing lesson, use snorkelling equipment and bikes, practise yoga and be active with some non-motorised water sports. Make sure you also allocate 60 minutes of your time for one of the relaxing Duniye Spa treatments from the special menu too!

Address: Kuredu Island, Maldives

7. Adaaran Prestige Vadoo

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It’s difficult to be recognised as one of the best among so many luxurious resorts, so Adaaran Prestige Vadoo is truly outstanding to have been awarded the World’s Leading Water Villa retreat at the World Travel Awards in 2010 as well as the World’s Leading All-Inclusive Maldives Resort at the South Asian Travel Awards (SATA) in 2018.

Its Gold All-Inclusive Maldives resort plan includes all three meals, high tea, cookies, savouries, and alcohol. Other privileges include complimentary snorkelling equipment, a marine life excursion, 25% discount on any one treatment package at the spa, 25% discount on any dive package, and complimentary beach dining experience. You can also enjoy entertainment such as a Balinese dance performance, DJ night, BBQ Night, and Traditional Maldivian Night.

Address: South Male Atoll, Maldives

8. LUX* South Ari Atoll

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LUX* South Ari Atoll is the only settlement on the postcard-perfect island of Dhidhdhoofinolhu, so you will surely find the peace and privacy that you need at this resort.

When you opt for its all-inclusive Maldives resort package, all three meals are served at all restaurants and bars (except Umami and Allegria) along with beverages from an impressive selection of 80 wines and 50 cocktails. For thorough rejuvenation, attend the Yoga & Stretching classes, and get access to the Sauna, Steam Room, Plunge Pool, and Spa Garden.

Of course, don’t forget the fun with land activities (beach volleyball and tennis) and water sports (windsurfing, fly-boarding, water-skiing, wakeboarding, banana boats, parasailing, and jet-skiing). You can also take things up a notch with a private catamaran trip and picnic parties to neighbouring islets.

Address: South Atoll, Dhidhoofinolhu, Maldives

9. Club Med Kani

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Club Med Kani promises to be paradise, with a two-kilometre stretch of private beach for you to wind down with a book, explore marine life, or engage in thrill-seeking water sports. You can also enjoy a magical dinner on the beach as the sun sets over the island, for a vacation that you will never forget.

This all-inclusive Maldives resort package aims to help families and couples sit back and relax, knowing that everything is taken care of for them. From kids club, sports and activities, all-day gourmet cuisine to entertainment and parties, everything you need is covered. You also have free transfers to and fro the resort taken care of, so all you really need to do is pack your luggage and fly to the Maldives for your perfect getaway!

Address: North Male Atoll, Kani Kanifinolhu, Maldives

10. Outrigger Maldives Maafushivaru Resort

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Going barefoot around this fully sand-floored Maldives resort is mandatory, making for a truly unique vacation. You can even choose to head off to a stunning deserted islet that is located in the same lagoon, exclusively reserved for Outrigger Maldives Maafushivaru Resort’s guests, and enjoy private time on your very own island. Now that’s an experience you surely won’t forget!

If you want an even more relaxing holiday, sign up for the all-inclusive Maldives resort package that includes all meals, high tea, beverages, one snorkelling excursion or sunset cruise per person, 25% off additional excursions, and 25% off Maafushivaru spa.

Address: Maafushivaru, Maldives

11. Kandolhu Maldives

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This resort offers the best of both worlds: a tiny, tranquil island with a lush green interior encircled by glorious white sands and coral reefs, yet with an amazing selection of restaurants and rooms more typical of a larger island. For example, although it has five a la carte restaurants, each of them is small and intimate – the Japanese restaurant, Banzai, has just six seats!

Kandolhu offers one of the most generous all-inclusive Maldives resort packages, including access to all restaurants, plus a large variety of drinks including juices, smoothies, international branded premium spirits, cocktails, and more than 30 handpicked, international wines and sparkling wines. You’ll be spoilt for choice by the a la carte dining and five-star service. Lunch-time is also flexible any time between breakfast and dinner – because who wakes up early on holiday, right?

For activities, you can look forward to one private snorkelling tour around Kandolhu house reef with a guide or a champagne and canapé sunset cruise. You can opt for the latter and make use of the complimentary snorkelling equipment and unlimited usage of a wide range of non-motorised water sports instead.

Address: Kandolhudhoo, North Ari Atoll, Maldives

12. Kihaa Maldives

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For those who want to spot marine life, Kihaa Maldives is your dream resort. Located right in the middle of the world famous biosphere reserve, Hanifaru Bay, here’s where you can find giant mantas, whale sharks, butterflyfish, white tip reef sharks, and other marine creatures in their natural habitat.

Fans of the resort have said that you get the best value out of your stay at Kihaa with the all-inclusive Maldives resort package. Beyond getting picked up at the airport and enjoying complimentary meals and beverages at the main F&B establishments, you also get to enjoy all non-motorised water sports activities (excluding lessons and snorkelling), unlimited access to all land sports, a Bodu Beru Maldivian evening, and a Sunset Party on the beach for free!

Address: Kihaaddhufaru Island Male, Maldives

13. Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa

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There are 50 private villas at Park Hyatt Maldives Hadahaa that are either surrounded by natural landscape or perched over the water. What this means is that you’ll certainly be treated to a feast for the eyes.

Its Premium All-Inclusive Maldives resort experience is available when you book for at least five consecutive nights. You’ll have access to a wide selection of premium brand alcoholic beverages in both restaurants and the bar – which is one of the most generous perk that guests can’t stop raving about. Three meals are provided for at the restaurants in the resort, and you’ll also be included for the in-house BBQ and Maldivian Night. You’ll even be entitled to one private beach dinner during the stay!

On top of these, all mini-bar items are complimentary and restocked once a day, and you’ll get to go on a Reef Exploration Tour as part of this all-inclusive Maldives resort package.

Address: Gaafu Alifu Atoll, Hadahaa, North Huvadhoo 20054, Maldives

14. Kurumba Maldives

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Some Maldives resorts are adults-only, but if you are looking for a family-friendly resort that’s great for everyone from your grandparents to the kids, Kurumba Maldives is one of the top options. Kurumba positions itself as a resort that is ideal for all ages, and it serves everyone from couples, honeymooners, friends, families, to small groups.

The all-inclusive Maldives resort package will provide you with lunch and dinner at the various restaurants available along with beverages, as well as extra benefits such as glass bottom boat, Malé Tour, or sunset and dolphin discovery cruise, preferred rates on selected in-house excursions and mini bar, 50% discount on in-villa dining and 30% on in-villa dining beverages, and 10% discount on selected spa treatments. You will also get to take part in complimentary water sports like kayaking and stand-up paddling.

Address: Vihamanaafushi, North Male Atoll 08340, Maldives

15. Sun Siyam Iru Fushi Maldives

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You will truly feel like royalty when you book one of the Sun Siyam Iru Fushi Maldives villas: every one of them comes with complimentary twice-daily housekeeping with turndown service and stress-free babysitting services so that you can enjoy an evening with your partner without any worries about the little ones.

Luxurious living spaces and stunning views aside, you also get to experience the traditional Maldivian culture when you try traditional Maldivian dishes at their restaurants.

As activities such as water sports are made free for everyone, the all-inclusive Maldives resort package here only includes meals. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all provided, with a wide variety of restaurants, cuisine, and beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) for you to choose from.

Address: Male Noonu Atoll, Maldives

16. Sun Island Resort and Spa

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Sun Island is the biggest resort you will find in Maldives, and its scale comes with a very attractive array of facilities at high value for cost.

Choose the all-inclusive Maldives resort option if you want to enjoy complimentary meals at the main restaurant, and selected alcohol beverages at a few outlets. All land-based sports, inclusive of equipment, as well as water sports (windsurfing and canoeing), are provided subject to availability during the daytime. You can get snorkelling gear throughout your stay and each person is entitled to one sunset fishing experience.

Address: Nalaguraidhoo, Maldives

17. Medhufushi Island Resort

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Enjoy the comforts of home even in the Maldives when you book a holiday at the spacious and attractive villas of Medhufushi Island Resort. All villas come with a private sundeck and traditional Maldivian swing chair – the perfect spot to watch the gentle waves from.

Their all-inclusive Maldives resort package offers meals, and includes buffet-style breakfast, lunch, dinner, afternoon tea/coffee with snacks, as well as both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Do take note that beverages are only served between 10am and midnight, after which there will be a charge.

For activities, you can look forward to two complimentary excursions: night fishing and island hopping with a minimum stay of five nights, along with a 10% discount on selected spa treatments.

Address: Medhufushi, 20188, Maldives

18. Meeru Island Resort & Spa

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Meeru Island Resort & Spa is the only Resort on Meerufenfushi island, North Male’ Atoll and is 1,200 metres long by 350 metres wide, or about 32 hectares. Here, you can truly indulge in the beautiful aesthetic of white, sandy beaches paired with turquoise lagoons.

Get the best out of your stay at Meeru when you book the All-inclusive Maldives resort package. On the dining side, it comprises three meals, an unlimited snack menu, and unlimited “all you can drink” alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Don’t forget to utilise your free sunset cruise, water sport lessons, golfing sessions, usage of sport facilities and equipment, and yoga sessions during your stay.

Address: Meerufenfushi, North Male Atoll, Maldives

19. Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives

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Surfers, divers, and beach bums will surely love this resort. Magnificent waves and a policy of sustainable surfing make Pasta Point at Cinnamon Dhonveli one of the most sought-after surfing locations by award-winning surfers from around the world. In fact, it is even rumoured that the father of surfing, Tony Hussein Hinde, fell in love with the location because of its ability to not be affected by winds and its constant delivery of pristine surfing waves.

Cinnamon Dhonveli’s all-inclusive Maldives resort package includes breakfast, lunch, dinner, and snacks, as well as the use of the fitness centre, badminton court, table tennis, and beach volleyball (equipment included).

Address: Farukolhufushi Island, Maldives

20. Velassaru Maldives

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When you book a stay at Velassaru Maldives, make sure you opt for the Velassaru Indulgence, an all-inclusive Maldives resort package that takes care of your lunch and dinner, as well as complimentary snorkelling equipment usage and daily ocean kayaking. If you’re in the mood for some drinks, just head on down to any of the restaurants or bars for soft drinks, juices, house-pouring beer, as well as a selection of wines and liquors. With the Velassaru Indulgence package, you’ll be guaranteed the best culinary experience of your life!

Address: 39 Orchid Magu, Male 08350, Maldives