Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa

The most popular amenities:
Beach (first line)
Family rooms
Free Wi-Fi
Airport Shuttle

Welcome to our exclusive world for those who seek ultimate luxury and privacy. Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa is located on the crescent-shaped Dhonakulhi Island in the north of the Maldives belonging to the Haa Alifu Atoll; 290 km from the capital Malé. Characterised by its intimate ambience and remote location, the island resort stays true to its name and offers guests ‘a true hideaway’ spanning 297,000 square metres.

The golden sandy beaches stretch over one kilometre on each side of the island and the surrounding turquoise waters host a rich and colourful sea life waiting to be discovered. Home to the first fully-functional marina in the Maldives, due to its unique reef system, Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa boasts an enviable dive spot close by.

Our 103 villas located amidst the island’s coconut groves, lush vegetation and over the surrounding blue lagoon offer uncompromised privacy for all our guests. The ten villa categories are amongst the largest in the Maldives.

A large number of villas
7 Sunset Beach Villas (130 sq.m)

Feeling less like a hotel room and more like a home, the rustic yet elegant Sunset Beach Villas are an idyllic setting for a serene beach retreat. Scattered across the island’s beaches, these villas have a separate living room and bedroom, as a private beach garden that can’t be overseen by neighbouring villas.

18 Beach Residences with Plunge Pool (215 sq.m)

A true home away from home, these beachfront residences have a plunge pool on their private beach that can’t be overseen by neighbouring villas. A dining area leads to the living room, separate bedroom and dressing room while sliding doors open on to the terrace and private beach.

50 Deluxe Water Villas with Pool (190 sq.m)

Set on wooden stilts over our turquoise-blue lagoon, the Deluxe Water Villas offer an iconic Maldivian experience. The large contemporary style bedroom has floor to ceiling windows leading to the terrace where you’ll find an infinity pool, sunloungers to relax.

7 Deluxe Sunset Beach Villas (190 sq.m)

These beachfront villas feel like a home. Set on the beach, each villa has a lap pool in the garden, a separate living room and bedroom, as well as a private beach and garden that can’t be overseen by neighbouring villas.

2 Beach Residences with Lap Pool (315 sq.m)

With a very homely feel, these beachfront residences have their own private lap pool and beach , set in landscaped gardens that can’t be overseen by neighbouring villas. A dining area leads to the living room, separate bedroom and dressing room while sliding doors open on to the terrace and private beach.

3 Two-bedroom Family Villas with Pool (575 sq.m)

These spacious two bedroom and beachfront villas offer a true holiday in style, perfect for families or group of friends who will have a luxury of enjoying large private infinity pool, a private beach, separate living and bed rooms, and the stairs leading to roof deck as well as direct access to private beach that can’t be overseen by neighbouring villas.

5 Ocean Villas with Pool (290 sq.m)

Set on stilts over the ocean, these fabulous villas are perfect for honeymooners and inspire elegant living with a glass floor, dining room with separate dining area, huge open plan bedroom, pool on the deck and indoor bathroom with Jacuzzi.

7 Family Villas with Pool (440 sq.m)

These expansive one bedroom beachfront villas are perfect for families or couples who will have a luxury of enjoying private infinity pool, a private beach, separate living and bedrooms, a massive open air bathroom and an upstairs roof deck as well as a direct access to private beach that can’t be overseen by neighbouring villas.

2 Two-Bedroom Ocean Villas with Pool (330 sq.m)

Perched on wooden stilts in the lagoon, the two bedroom and two bathroom ocean villa are ideal for families or friends travelling with older children. Each bedroom has its own sitting area and private indoor bathroom. The large living room has a dining table and doors leading onto the huge deck with private pool.

2 Hideaway Palaces (1420 sq.m)

A magical hideaway, the three-bedroom Hideaway Palace compound comprises of three separate villas — each with its own bath and dressing rooms with a separate dining and living room area, connected by a timber deck surrounded by two infinity swimming pools.

Various bars and restaurants
Matheefaru Restaurant

Offers a wide choice of refined international cuisine including breakfast and dinner buffets, themed buffets at night featuring live cooking stations and two privates over water pavilions for intimate dining are available.

Meeru Bar & Grill

A casual place to unwind by the pool, Meeru Bar & Grill offers rustic pizzas from the wood-fired oven and succulent meat cuts from the Lava Stone grill. On display at the expansive bar is one of the largest whisky and fine Champagne collections in the Maldives.

Samsara Restaurant

Taste exquisite bold flavours of Asian cuisine in Samsara seated in its open-air terrace, perched over the blue lagoon. The menu offers a fusion of Indian and Japanese influences. Teppanyaki would be a great option for an unparalleled dining experience.

Sunset Pool Café Beach Club

Dine at the poolside and enjoy the island’s stunning views whilst sampling taste-infusing dishes influenced from Asia and Europe over lunch and dinner.

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Designed with care and influenced by the dramatic backdrop of the Indian Ocean, the Hideaway Spa invites guests to experience total wellbeing. The sun, sand and sea provide the tranquil setting throughout the Hideaway Spa which is complemented by the internal waterways and water walls, open areas and sandy floors. The décor is complete with coconut and teak timber furnishing, sukabumi stone, java rosso tumble stone, sandstone, pink slate, onyx and silk fabrics.

The spa menu has a wide range of personalised treatments using natural Balinese products. Both intimate and comfortable, the 12 private treatment rooms welcome you to the sound of the gentle waves surrounding Hideaway Spa.

The Hideaway Spa also features:

  • steam room
  • outdoor pavilion
  • manicure/pedicure station
  • relaxation zone
  • retail area
  • yoga room

Our team of experts is dedicated to ensuring the relaxation and rejuvenation of your mind, body and soul is achieved.


MERIDIS DIVE & RELAX Explore the unrivalled underwater beauty of the Haa Alifu Atoll with our professional centre equipped with the latest diving gear and where you benefit from the expertise of passionate instructors. You may choose between short-guided excursions or you may seek certification as a basic or master diver, as Meridis is a PADI 5* Gold Dive Resort certified centre.

Water Sports
  • Catamaran Sailing
  • Windsurf
  • Kite Board
  • Kayak
  • Stand Up Paddle
  • Private Speed Boat Hire for Water Sports
  • Water Ski or Wake Board
  • Jet Ski and many more available
Fishing Trips
  • Sunset and Sunrise Fly-Fishing
  • Night Fishing
  • Pole and Line Fishing
  • Big Game Fishing
  • Fishing Expeditions with local fishermen
Sports Complex
  • 2 Floodlit Tennis Courts
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Gymnasium with state-of-the-art equipment i.e Sky Walkers, Treadmills, Cycles, Dumbbells
  • Table Tennis
  • Football
  • Bicycle Riding

The 1,200 islands in the Maldives offer a rich variety of cultures, dialects and cuisines. We invite you to explore this cultural melting pot, including the Historical site of Utheemu / Utheem, Dhidhoo / private or group sunset cruises on Dhoni / Private BBQ on sand bank.

Try Once Gems

Try Once Gems is a manufacturer and retailer of high quality jewellery and precious gems products. They also offer custom-made jewellery.

Gift Shop

Take home a souvenir for you and for your loved ones from our selection of local and regional craftwork.

Photo Lab

Take away some unforgettable moments captured by our professional in-house photographers. You can also choose our wedding and honeymoon packages and get a professional photoshoot done all around our beautiful resort.

Kids Club

Fully supervised indoor and outdoor activities for kids aged between 3 and 12 years old. Babysitting is provided upon request for a fee.