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Anantara Dhigu Resort & Spa
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Anantara Dhigu is the perfect choice for families or holidaymakers in search of a destination with plenty of activities but also luxurious accommodation. The stunning beach villas and overwater suites provide a comfortable and stylish experience, with modern furnishings combined with a rustic coconut-thatch roof. The excellent Dhoni Kids Club will keep the children entertained for hours whilst some of the highlights of the activities menu include diving, surfing, parasailing, kitesurfing, tennis, yoga and fishing. When you wish to unwind, the Anantara Spa is waiting to whisper you into a world of bliss.


Wake up to the first sun rays glinting off the Indian Ocean horizon, either while you relax in bed and admire the view through floor to ceiling windows, or from your sun terrace that is decked out with loungers and dining furniture.

These idyllic bungalow style villas offer 110 square metres of natural beauty and luxurious comforts. Designed in tropical island style, a marine colour scheme reflects the seascape and is accented by handcrafted timber decorations. Sleep in a sumptuous king size bed, dressed in the finest linens. Open your wardrobe to find yoga mats, a mini bar, tea and coffee making facilities and a luggage rack. Your spacious open air bathroom is edged by lush tropical foliage and boasts a large terrazzo bathtub under a thatched roof, or choose between an outdoor, open air rain shower or semi indoor shower.
  • Sunrise Beach Villa
  • Sunrise Beach Villa
  • Sunrise Beach Villa
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Thoughtfully positioned in a secluded and peaceful setting, Sunset Beach Villas afford an even greater sense of privacy. Celebrate the beginning of a magical Maldivian evening, watching a mesmerising sunset tapestry unfold. Cherish this daily ritual while you relax on a lounger or sit comfortably at your dining table on your sun deck.

Offering 110 square metres of luxurious space, tropical island style is brought to life by seascape colours and handcrafted timber decorations. Choose to refresh under your outdoor rain shower, semi indoor shower, or soak in a large terrazzo tub surrounded by exotic foliage in your thatched roof open air bathroom. Make the most of our thoughtful amenities, from high tech entertainment to a dressing room area, yoga mats, a mini bar, and tea and coffee making facilities. Fall asleep a comfortable king size bed with sumptuous linens. Cherish quiet time together in your very own island sanctuary.
  • Sunset Beach Villa
  • Sunset Beach Villa
  • Sunset Beach Villa
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Our Sunset Pool Villas comprise 162 square metres of prime luxury accommodation on Dhigu beach in the Maldives. Lounge on your own stretch of powder white sand, cool down in the villa’s private rear garden plunge pool or take a stroll round the lush tropical island.

Each Sunset Pool Villa at Anantara Dhigu is designed to offer the utmost experience among the Maldivian resorts, with locally inspired high-quality décor and an array of guest amenities. Facilities stretch from a terrazzo tub, outdoor rain shower and dressing room area to modern conveniences including flat-screen satellite TV, iPod docking station, CD/DVD player, and mini bar.
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180 square metres of laid-back comfort awaits guests at the Anantara Pool Villas. Each of these beachfront Maldives villas features a plunge pool positioned just steps away from a white sandy beach. Catch the last rays of daylight each evening from the sun terrace complete with day bed, sun loungers and dining area.

Every Anantara Dhigu Maldives villa completes the five star resort experience with in-room comforts such as a terrazzo bathtub, separate dressing room area and king bed. Other facilities include flat screen satellite TV, iPod docking station, CD/DVD player, and mini bar.
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Suspended above crystal clear waters, your 132 square metre Sunrise Over Water Suite offers a breathtaking start to each day.

Watch the warm Maldivian sun appear on the ocean horizon from your private sun deck or open your suite’s timber framed doors and admire this vista while lazing in bed. Glimpse marine life unfolding without ever entering the water, courtesy of a glass panel set in the bathroom floor. While your suite’s colour scheme depicts the surreal underwater world with shades of colourful fish and corals. Sleep in a heavenly king size bed and rest on a luxurious daybed, adorned with colourful plush cushions. Lie back in the tub of your bathroom and soak up postcard perfect lagoon views through sliding timber framed glass doors, or slip into the turquoise waters that lie directly beneath your luxurious private haven.
  • Sunrise OverWater Suite
  • Sunrise OverWater Suite
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Your 132 square metre Sunset Over Water Suite offers precisely what its name suggests - a mesmerising sunset to experience every single evening. Toast this daily ritual from your private sun deck, furnished with loungers and a dining table.

Swim in the turquoise waters that lie directly beneath you, or watch the Indian Ocean’s peaceful creatures meander below your private haven through a glass peep hole in the bathroom floor. Listen to your favourite MP3 tracks and admire idyllic lagoon views as you soak in the spacious tub, with sliding timber framed glass door that can be opened to invite in the warm ocean breeze. Relish the comforts of a king size bed and a heavenly daybed adorned with vibrant plush cushions. Enjoy a wealth of thoughtful homely touches, all designed to make your stay as indulgent and convenient as possible.
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Share family time on the shaded terrace complete with a dining table and hammock for relaxation. Retreat to bedrooms equipped with king or twin beds – each with its own semi-outdoor ensuite bathroom. Watch as your little ones splash in the spacious terrazzo tub or the lagoon just steps from your villa. Anantara Dhigu offers the finest accommodation amongst Maldives family resorts.
  • 2Bedroom Family Villa
  • 2Bedroom Family Villa
  • 2Bedroom Family Villa
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Anantara Dhigu Resort & Spa Malidives’ 180 square metre Over Water Pool Suites compile fastidiouslydesigned indoor living space with your own expansive private deck and swimming plunge pool with sunset views. The over water sun deck has loungers, a dining area and direct lagoon access for you to swim in the turquoise Indian Ocean, while indoors you’ll find a king bed, cool day bed and luxurious bathtub.

The palatial space is finished in signature Anantara style, abound with island fabrics, plush cushions and teak furniture to offer you the ultimate experience among the Maldives luxury hotels. Along with glorious ocean views and your own private pool, each room is also equipped with flat-screen satellite TV, iPod docking station, CD/DVD player, and a mini bar.
  • Anantara Overwater Pool Suite
  • Anantara Overwater Pool Suite
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Share quality time in paradise with family or friends in a beautiful semi-connected villa spanning 312 square metres. Two separate villa bedrooms feature a spacious open air bathroom and are outer-connected via your sundeck. Revel in a private plunge pool, a breathtaking sunset view and direct beach location.
  • 2Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa
  • 2Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa
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Greet the morning with an international a la carte breakfast at our grill restaurant in Maldives over the crystal waters of the turquoise lagoon.

Enjoy exquisitely created dishes from both land and sea. Savour freshly caught Maldivian favourites such as reef fish, tuna and lobster as well as prime-aged imported cuts.
In-villa Dining
Savour dishes for every appetite in the comfort of your private villa or over water suite. A selection of zesty Thai dishes to be shared by the pool. Modern Italian or Japanese cuisine overlooking the cerulean ocean. Our chefs will be happy to tailor to any specific dietary requests to complete your experience of luxury dining in Maldives.
Savour unique dining journeys from the Far East at our chicly casual Japanese restaurant. Choose from a light gourmet menu of hand crafted sushi and sashimi, slow charcoal grilled robatayaki skewers and sizzling teppanyaki. Livening up the experience, our expert Asian chefs dazzle guests with theatrical culinary shows every week from Tuesday to Sunday.
73 Degrees
73 Degrees’ light and airy Maldivian style thatched roof pavilion faces the lagoon of Veligandu Huraa. Dine at the sumptuous breakfast buffet of fresh tropical fruits and juices, cereals, homemade breads, grilled meats, vegetables and made to order omelettes. Our ocean view restaurant also has the perfect accompaniment to dining by the sea: a Seafood buffet where you can select fish plucked straight from the ocean.
Baan Huraa
Dine on fragrant Thai cuisine in a beautiful over-water teak restaurant with ocean views. Baan Huraa at Anantara Veli serves a unique dining experience concocted by some of the finest Thai chefs. Our signature dishes include coconut curries from Thailand’s southern provinces as well as hot and spicy dishes from the north, bound together by an authenticity of flavour. Baan Huraa is among the finest Thai luxury restaurants in the Maldives.
Dining by Design
A banquet on the beach. A candlelit dinner of Maldivian food on your own stretch of sand or desert island. A barbeque attended by a personal chef on your terrace. Restaurants at Anantara Dhigu Maldives extend beyond the dining room. Let us plan romantic fine dining for two in countless, secluded getaways either at Anantara Dhigu or our sister resort Anantara Veli.
Spice Spoons
A spicy tuna curry. The four flavours of tom yum goong. Both Thai and Maldivian cuisine feature fresh seafood and an abundance of coconut milk.
Discover the chef in you, with step-by-step cooking classes held by our executive chef. Savour a freshly picked coconut as you dice, pound and stir. Enjoy your feast for lunch, then follow up with garnishing or table-setting classes.
Kick back by the tranquil lagoon of Veli. The poolside bar is the place to savor cocktails and chilled-out vibes. Settle into the infinity edge pool and glance at the seascape as you unwind with other guests. Anantara Veli Maldives’ Dhoni ocean view bar serves an array of island style cocktails and light snacks, perfect for those Maldives sunsets.
Providing poolside refreshments and light snacks, Aqua by Anantara Dhigu Maldives is the perfect gathering point for another day in paradise. Accessible both in and out of the water, you can swim up to the bar and create your own cocktail from our range of ingredients. Early evening ushers in picturesque sunsets while you savor a drink in the lounge area.


Aim to impress – and be impressed – in one of the world’s most stunning destinations. Located only 35 minutes from Malé International Airport, and with direct flights from all over Asia, Europe and the Middle East, our meeting hotel in the Maldives is perfect for high-level retreats, and accessible 24 hours a day by speedboat.

Hold casual yet productive meetings for up to 50 persons. Team-build with a host of water sports, and enjoy cocktails in an ocean marquée or on a chartered yacht.
Say ‘I do’ against a backdrop of cerulean blues and the swell of the Indian Ocean. On a private island with friends and family, or just the two of you under a white-canopied faree tent, Anantara Dhigu offers unrivalled settings for your dream event.

Relax and beautify at the over water spa before a professional photoshoot on soft white sands. Honeymoon in style on a luxury yacht, spinner dolphins playing in your wake. Envision your wedding in the Maldives with our bespoke packages.

Gulhifushi Private Island
Two minutes by pontoon from the resort, a private island awaits. Say your vows on a deck extending out over the water at sunset. Enjoy an oceanfront barbecue followed by Champagne toasts and dancing.

With full catering capabilities, a bar and restrooms, ideal for up to 100 guests.

Walk barefoot down a petal-strewn aisle to the rhythmic beat of the bodu beru drum. Exchange vows with the omniscient ocean as your witness. Celebrate with a marquée banquet or dine al fresco under the stars.

Facilities and Activities

Luxury Spa
With the sound of calm waves running beneath you and panoramic views of pristine ocean it’s time to unwind and enliven your spirit with the luxury spa at Anantara Dhigu.

Escape every day cares with indigenously inspired luxury over-water treatments for your body and soul. Our Maldives resort spa lets you choose between nine sumptuous spa suites, each perched over the lagoon on Dhigufinolhu. The spa menu features holistic therapies designed to enrich and detoxify, all while you relax and take in your perfect island holiday.
Dhoni Club
At the Dhoni Club, children find an exciting indoor and outdoor playspace. To explore: a climbing wall, a treehouse, two dhoni boats packed with fun, and changing daily themes. Experiences include days as a pirate, young chef sessions, crab hunts, and local art immersions from palm weaving to the afternoon energy of Maldivian dance time.

The Dhoni Club is open 9.00 am – 6.00 pm for children 3 to 12 years old. Babysitters are available for children 3 months and above and should be booked 24 hours in advance.

Designed for Children
We cater especially for little ones, from simple yet tasty dishes for kids at all of our restaurants, to a welcome kit of Little Hermie beach bag, sun hat, colouring book and pencil kit. In-villa, child-sized bathrobes, children’s bath amenities, flip flops and slippers are also provided.

Kids' Cooking Classes
Like mum and dad, kids can also enrol at Spice Spoons. Roll up your sleeves for pizza spinning and sushi rolling. Get creative and make a mess, with lots of time for savouring later.
Explore the turquoise lagoon and the colourful reef life surrounding the resort. From August to December, seize the opportunity to dance with manta rays. Whale sharks play year-round near Ari Atoll, and come very close to the surface.

Scuba Diving
In the Maldives, you’ll find some of the most beautiful sights are below the surface. Admire stunning sea fans, colourful coral, schools of fusiliers, sea turtles, and even the occasional reef shark or spotted eagle ray.

Dive local reefs or venture further ashore with half- and full-day safaris by speedboat. For enthusiasts with no prior diving experience, the Discover programme entails a basic introduction to diving, with theory, shallow water training in the lagoon, and a dive of up to 12 m around our house reef with a fully qualified instructor.

PADI Certification
Begin a lifetime of exploration with Open Water certification. Dive confidently to a depth of 18 m to explore the brilliant reef life below.

More advanced divers can enrol in Advanced, Rescue or Dive Master courses, private or group, as well as a number of specialities such as Photography, PPB, Drift, Enriched Air and Wreck. We also offer certification for juniors over ten years old.
Infinity Pool
Dive into a brilliant blue. Lie back on a sun lounger. Refresh with a cold drink and float blissfully through the day.

Fitness Centre
Step into the air-conditioned comfort of our fitness centre, and exercise alone or with a personal trainer. Floor-to-ceiling windows provide an inspiring view as you run, step or lift.

Keep up your game on our well-maintained tennis courts, which are floodlit for cooler, nighttime play. Rackets and balls are provided.

Yoga & Meditation
Whether a yoga beginner or an expert, our professional instructors are able to guide you through lessons either in a group or private session. Clear your mind with gentle stretching and guided meditation sessions on the beach to start your day.

Spice Spoons
Cook your favourite Maldivian or Thai dishes in a step-by-step cooking class, then enjoy your creations for lunch.
Sunset Cruise
Drift across the Indian Ocean in the perfect end to yet another day in paradise. Relax on the deck, enjoying Champagne and canapés and gazing at the endless ocean.

Dolphin Quest
Cruise alongside majestic dolphins as they leap into the mist-filled air. We are lucky enough to have a large pod of spinner dolphins – the most acrobatic variety – living right on our doorstep.

Private Excursions
Step aboard a yacht or a speedboat for a private journey across the waters. Explore deserted coves and stop for tea on a local island and immerse in the Maldivian culture.

Fishing Expeditions
Set off aboard one of our big-game fishing boats, Island Lure and Fishermen’s Tales. With the help of our guides – and a little luck – the bounty of the Indian Ocean can be yours. Go to battle with a magnificent sailfish, wahoo, tuna, mahi mahi or giant trevally. Try your hand at traditional Maldivian line-fishing, heading out at sunset on a dhoni.

Gulhifushi Picnic and Snorkelling Island
Kayak or take a boat to our private picnic island, Gulhifushi. If you wish, your family can spend the whole day swimming, snorkelling, kite flying, playing beach games and finishing up with a barbecue on the beach.

Overnight Journeys
Stroll barefoot on uninhabited islands. Delve into the water and snorkel through unique reefs. Slip into evening with a wine dinner under a star-studded sky, then retire below deck to your stateroom as you spend the night away from civilisation.
Water Skiing, Wake & Kneeboarding
Rip through the waves with some help from our twins, WET and WILD. This pair of Gulfcraft Swan 20 speedboats will propel you swiftly across the lagoon with their powerful 150-horsepower engines.

Fun Rides
Hang on for your life, with bananas, doughnuts and more ready to bounce you across the waves, zig-zagging from side-to-side and causing sky-high surf.

Jet Skiing
Climb atop one of our Yamaha WaveRunners and speed through the open ocean. You, along with your partner, will man one jet ski, while the other will be ridden by your guide.

Experience the thrill and adrenaline rush with flyboarding. Our professional instructors are ready to get you high up in the air and take over the sky during your holiday.

Set off on a catamaran sailing adventure on a K1 Top Cat, with or without your own skipper. Or try the Bravo Mini Cat – Hobie’s latest addition to sailing simplicity.

Float away and over the crystal-clear lagoon and its colourful reef life below. Make a splash without even getting wet, with take-off and landing done on the boat.

Ride gentle swells or the hollowest waves. In association with Tropicsurf, we accommodate all ability levels, from those looking to take their first tentative steps to dedicated pros.

Windsurfing & Kitesurfing
Windsurfing combines elements of surfing and sailing for the perfect match of energy and tranquillity, while kitesurfing provides the opportunity for daredevil jumps and turns.

Paddleboarding & Kayaking
Stand-up paddleboards and glass-bottomed kayaks provide the perfect way to explore our calm lagoon. No experience is required, and these easy workouts are great for muscle tone and core strength.

Getting There

Encircled by mystic lagoons and unspoiled crystal shores, Anantara Dhigu Maldives is a heavenly sanctuary on a secluded paradise island with an abundance of luxury amenities. The resort is located on the rim of a tranquil turquoise lagoon, around which sits two other resorts providing an array of dining options.

Travel to the Maldives is simple with regular scheduled flights from around the world landing in Malé International Airport daily. Once you touch down, Anantara Dhigu Maldives beach resort’s speedboat service will bring you to the resort in a quick 35-minute boat ride.