With its small island charm, lush vegetation surrounded by powder white soft sand, and a house reef that a myriad of tropical fish call home, the island is just over 350 meters in length and can be walked in just 10 minutes and a bit! Maafushivaru caters to couples seeking romantic pursuits with experiences that elegantly embrace the Maldivian culture and the elements of sun, sand and the sea.
Located in the southern tip of the picturesque atoll of Ari, Maafushivaru offers you villas in three distinct styles, each combining elements of Maldivian architecture with stylish and chic finishing touches.
Sited in the next lagoon, just a few minutes away, is Lonubo, a stunning deserted islet where you can choose to while away your days. A visit to this beautiful island is a must! Guests can choose from daily visits for basking in the sun and snorkel the beautiful reef, or book and enjoy an overnight stay on an island just for you and your beloved. Several times a week, set inside a ‘Dhoni’ or a Maldivian boat, you can enjoy tropical cocktails with fiery sunsets in the backdrop, and continue on to dinner with a menu that features our best grills.
The Maafushivaru Spa is set on the water with a unique and privileged view to the lagoon and includes 5 treatment rooms, A popular diving resort in Maldives, Maafushivaru is lucky to be located just a few minutes away from some of the best diving and snorkeling sites in South Ari Atoll. Some notable dive sites included the famed whale shark point in Maamigili and lagoons rife
in manta rays to adrenaline-fueled water sports such as windsurfing and stand up paddleboarding.