Situated in the southernmost atoll of the Maldives, lies the idyllic Canareef Resort Maldives, a 271 villa resort that presents the best the country has to offer. Canareef Resort island spans 4.5 kilometres, which is the longest island resort in the country. Indulge in the multitude of activities the resort has for you to enjoy. Go beneath the waves, experience our 25 unique dive locations and spot dolphins all year round. Leave your inhibitions at home and 'Step Out of The Blue' with us.
VILLAS & BUNGALOWS
Individual wooden bungalows on the eastern side of the island offering a beautiful view of the ocean and with a private, enclosed backyard. Enjoy fresh breeze while you serenade in the sound of the waves and admire the view beyond the horizon of the Indian Ocean. Request Quote
Individual wooden bungalows on the western side of the island offering a beautiful view of the lagoon and sandy beach with a private enclosed backyard. Guest can enjoy fresh breeze, feel the fine white sands beneath the feet or simply relax on the front deck to watch sunset. Request Quote
Jacuzzi Villas are individual beach villas with a bedroom including a four post bed, a private enclosed outdoor area featuring a jacuzzi for two "under the stars" with a wooden sundeck with sun lounges, a shade pavilion or umbrella, tropical plants and a beautiful view of the lagoon. Located on the west side of the island, guests can enjoy the fresh breeze from the atoll or simply relax on the front deck and watch sunset. Request Quote
WINE & DINE
A great place to appreciate your favourite wine while enjoying mesmerizing view of the lagoon. The bar features all day dining and an extensive wine cellar.
Located next to the main pool and the water sports centre, the Dhoni Seafood Restaurant & Bar offers an extensive drinks and seafood menu. The bar has a large wooden deck to enjoy the Maldivian sunset.
The resorts main buffet restaurant is located on the sunrise side of the island with sweeping views of the ocean. They serve Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner which showcase culinary highlights from around the world.
Facilities and Activities
Experience refreshing rejuvenation at the spa, discreetly located within a dedicated waterside compound and set amidst lush gardens. The range of treatments include detoxifying massages and scrubs, while our private suites are available for both singles and couples.
There is no place like home so have your little ones develop their creative skills or play within the security of a contained compound. Ideal if you need some time away from parenting duties and to enjoy what Maldives has to offer.
Snorkelling is one of the most exciting and must do things in the Canareef Resort Maldives. Explore the colourful aqua marine landscapes around you.
Enjoy what nature has to offer with marine life surrounding the lagoon, catch eels, black tip reef sharks and different species of fishes swimming along the lagoons coast.
Hulhumeedhoo Village, the resorts next door neighbour has one of the most modern pole and line tuna fishing boats in the country. A visit to the Taro farms is not to be missed.
It is believed that the early inhabitants of Meedhoo Island were the first Maldivian to embrace Islam.
You can also see some World War 2 relics near the beach area. The oldest cemetery in the country, Koagannu, is also located on this island. The island also produced some of the finest scholars that the country has had.
Explore the islands of Addu City, starting with the islands of Maradhoo, which have modernized boat yards where local craftsmanship can be appreciated. The Island of Feydhoo is inhabited by the people living in the airport island of Gan. Maradhoo- Feydhoo is the smallest community in Addu, walk around the island to feel the laid back lifestyle and then visit Gan the former RAF base before returning back to the resort. Enjoy tour of Hithadhoo, the capital of Addu City. The island hosts one of the largest natural lakes in the country which is frequently by habitats as well as migrating birds
Maldives is home to several species of dolphins, including Spinners, Bottle-Nosed dolphins and pilot whales, they can be seen gracing the waters near the island.
One of the key highlights of the Island would be an experience like no other.
Go in search of these wild yet extremely friendly dolphins around the Island while watching the sunset.
Be amazed and watch them jump and perform for you while frolicking in the ocean.
A definite must book tour as this is the most fun-filled and moving excursion you can experience in the Maldives, as it will create lasting memories for years to come.
Lace up those walking or jogging shoes and embark on a journey of discovery – you’ll encounter a rich melange of tropical flora and learn about how the locals have found uses for each plant.
The resorts authorised PADI Dive Centre, offers multilingual Diving courses including Discover Scuba Diving. The professional dive guides will be able to give you an unforgettable, remarkable and safe underwater experience at the spectacular 25 different dive sites that Addu Atoll has to offer. Have a fabulous dive with Giant Manta rays seen all year round and explore the WWII shipwreck, the ‘British Loyalty’.
A well-equipped fitness gym is available 24 hours a day for the fitness enthusiasts who prefer exercising in the comforts of an air-conditioned environment.
Discover the sea with the resorts professional team, have a fun and a safe watersports experience for all age groups. You will find them offering wind-surfing, canoeing, banana boat ride, jet-ski, fun-tube, catamaran sailing, snorkeling expeditions and private excursions.
This four star resort is located in Addu Atoll, just South of the Equator, which is a 70 minute scenic flight from Malé International Airport to Gan International Airport with an exhilarating 10 minute speedboat ride.