Naladhu Private Island Maldives

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

Every Naladhu Private Island Maldives experience is one to treasure. Every space is yours to own, for your time on our island. We offer expansive houses each with a private pool fronting the azure Indian Ocean, unsurpassed comfort, the idyllic Maldives luxury resort experience, and a graceful elegance that never goes out of style. Stay with us and create your own mosaic of timeless moments.

Set on the island of Velighandu Huraa amidst a quintessential collection of beautiful island gems in the South Male Atoll, Naladhu Private Island Maldives is the realisation of the perfect holiday dream – our own interpretation of the classic beach house fantasy.

Elegant, spacious private houses fronting the blue waters of the Indian Ocean. Blessed with beautiful white sand on one side, and the lullaby of rolling Indian Ocean waves on the other.

A large number of villas
1 Ocean Pool Villa (300 sq.m)

Hideaway in an ocean facing sanctuary that offers privacy while situated at the very heart of this much loved island. A generous 300 square metres of charming space and a House Master on hand 24 hours a day to take care of every need. Watch the waves roll in as you bask under the sun on loungers that are set on a spacious hardwood deck extending out over the Indian Ocean. A white sandy beach and turquoise lagoon are just steps away along a sandy path through the resort, made even more tempting by your very own beach cabana. Relax in your villa’s beautiful interior, characterised by elegant hardwood furnishings, classic design and natural tones. Refresh under the waterfall shower after opening your pores in your personal steam room. Dip into your private 35sqm pool that features ocean inspired aqua tiles, and indulge in a soak in the separate sunken tub.

12 Ocean Houses with Pool (300 sq.m)

Unobstructed views of the jewel-blue waters and rolling waves of the Indian Ocean, an Ocean House with Pool is the ultimate choice for privacy. With a hardwood deck along the ocean front, you will be lulled into total serenity by the waves breaking. Although the house is without direct beach or lagoon access, each Ocean House with Pool has the additional pleasure of a private cabana located on the beach, a short stroll from your room, serviced by your house master and offering access to the beach and lagoon, which is yours for lounging during day or dining in the evening. The decadently appointed al-fresco bathing pavilion with a waterfall shower and private steam room is shaded by bougainvillea and frangipani and gives way to the 32sqm infinity-edge pool.

6 Beach Houses with Pool (300 sq.m)

comfort. With identical facilities in both Ocean Houses with Pool and the Beach Houses with Pool, your only decision is which of the perfect settings you prefer; breath taking ocean horizons and a lullaby of waves, or direct beach and lagoon access. The Beach House comes with a pool, which opens into a rear garden leading to a tranquil beach on the lagoon side of the island and is surrounded by lush tropical vegetation to provide a cocoon of privacy. A small step on to the beach reveals the vista of the azure lagoon you have imagined in your dreams. The decadently appointed al-fresco bathing pavilion with a waterfall shower and private steam room is shaded by bougainvillea and frangipani and gives way to the private 32sqm infinity-edge pool.

1 Two Bedroom Pool Residence (600 sq.m)

An impressive carved gate marks the entrance to this magnificent residence, revealing an incredible 600sqm of ocean facing luxury, wrapping around a spectacular al fresco dining terrace leading to a 100sqm pool, edged by a sun deck with a charming dining pavilion and sala at each end. Inviting sophisticated relaxation and entertaining, a full butler’s kitchen and well stocked pantry nestle behind an elegant indoor dining and living room, seamlessly transitioning to the outdoor decks and pool. Upstairs, the master suite boasts a dressing room, generous king bedroom, lounge space and daybed balcony overlooking the azure ocean, while the adjoining stately bathroom with a rain shower and indulgent bath reveals a poetic lagoon view. Downstairs the twin bedroom is ideal for children and leads to a dressing room and spacious bathroom featuring a bathtub as well as indoor and outdoor showers, culminating in a truly exceptional residence, in every respect.

Various bars and restaurants
The Living Room

Come together to enjoy fine wines, conversation, and lagoon breezes as well as excellent cuisine choices. Overlooking the lagoon, the sophisticated, natural yet personal approach that defines our resort philosophy is applied to the ambiance and food we serve in The Living Room. Its centrepiece is a glass-walled wine cellar, stocked with some of the most esteemed (and a few of the most rare) vintages from both the Old and New Worlds. Menus showcase local fish, seafood, top tier imported meat, and locally sourced fresh tropical fruit and produce. The menu changes seasonally to reflect a graceful fusion of classic Maldivian cuisine with elegant international twists. Residents can dine in the restaurant and at private tables along picture-perfect stretches of beach.

Residence Dining

Indulge yourself with our in-house dining options. The chefs of the Living Room can cater to your every whim, right in the privacy of your room, at just about any time of the day or night. Satisfying tastes ranging from the classic to the eccentric, our chefs also offer a variety of set dinners for every craving, including Thai, Indian, Maldivian and Western. Dine in privacy on your terrace, under the stars or the sun. Have a favourite that isn’t listed in our menu? Your House Master will see to it that we provide it – or at least our own creative interpretation. When it’s time to eat at Naladhu, you will discover a wonderful dining experience.

Intimate Dining Affairs

Celebrate a special occasion with an alfresco Intimate Dining Affair. Tailor your unique evening at sunset to take in the splendid views over the lagoon, or arrive later for a moonlit dinner under a star-studded sky. With your House Master’s assistance, choose your preferred location within the resort or around the lagoon and let your imagination craft an incomparable evening of romance and fine dining.

Grilled Maldivian yellowfin on a nearby island. Chianti with roasted rack of lamb Grilled Maldivian yellowfin on a nearby island. Chianti with roasted rack of lamb on board the Nirvana private yacht. Let our chefs bring some of their favourite menus – complete with candles, tablecloths, silver and all those other little touches of perfection – to the destination of your choice around the island.

The following destinations are just a suggestion of the many settings available for your very own intimate affair:

  • Picnic or candlelit dinner on the white beaches of Naladhu
  • Lagoon sunset on the Living Room pool deck
  • Private Island hideaway at nearby Gulhifushi
  • Private beach cabana dining
  • Coconut Grove by fire light
  • Wave breakers private dining deck
  • Dinner aboard our luxury motor yacht, Nirvana
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Unwind with your choice of indulgent spa therapies designed to pamper and restore. Our team of spa professionals – trained in Ayurvedic, Thai, Balinese, Western and other holistic healing traditions – draws from the best of Naladhu’s island surroundings to bring you treatments and therapies that exquisitely complement your stay.

Spa Journeys For a la carte Spa luxury coupled with wellness, Naladhu invites you to embark on a spa journey in the privacy of your villa or at the Anantara Spas on our nearby sister islands, with a choice of over water treatments at Anantara Dhigu and Ayurvedic treatments at Anantara Veli. With Anantara Spa journeys, you will be transported across the lagoon to the spa of your choice for a variety of invigorating and restorative treatments.

The ultimate in Spa experiences comes with a uniquely luxurious hideaway in which to relax and unwind in a rejuvenating oasis facing the surf of the Indian Ocean. The exclusive Ocean Retreat on Naladhu features just one treatment room complete with sauna, private pool, tropical rain shower, and an ocean facing relaxation deck. Offering a collection of half-day Spa journeys, a specially-curated treatment menu reveals a private wellness and beauty approach encompassing spa cuisine enjoyed with a view of the Indian Ocean and the feeling of living extremely well.

Signature treatments at Ocean Retreat include Timeless Moments with over five hours of beauty and wellness healing, Ocean Duet with over four hours of targeted energy and skin renewal, and Ocean Glow for three hours of stress release and pampering.

  • Air-conditioned fitness centre
  • Ocean Retreat Spa and Yoga
  • 17-metre infinity-edge lap pool
  • Coconut Grove with Petanque, swings, hammocks and shaded relaxation areas
  • Cooking School
  • Professional Tennis Coaching
  • Access to neighbouring resort islands Anantara Dhigu and Anantara Veli with 7 restaurant choices
Diving & water sports

Revel in the beauty of some of the world’s most breathtaking reefs, alive with tropical fish and colourful corals. Indulge in a day of adrenaline with traditional line and pole fishing, or try your hand at deep-sea game fishing, reeling in rare sailfish, marlin and wahoo.

Sail the seas on a luxury catamaran, or explore the waters on a traditional Maldivian dhoni, magnificent dolphins playing in the wake or take to the skies with the thrill of parasailing. Our speedboats, luxury yachts, catamarans and dhonis are available for charter, fishing trips and island-hopping adventures all around the South Malé Atoll. Take in the hues of the pristine atoll with a scenic seaplane flight – uniquely Maldives, an once-in-a-lifetime awe-inspiring experience. Alternatively, master the waves with our world champion surfing professionals. With some of the best waves in the Maldives at Naladhu’s doorstep from May to November, you’ll have many opportunities to try exhilarating surfing sports.