Nestled on the protected Biosphere reserve of Baa Atoll, Dhigufaru Island meaning â€œa long reefâ€, is the epitome of what you would imagine as an exotic getaway. Whether you like to kick back, relax & take in the magnificent, stunning beauty of the island and surrounding reef, or if you looking for a more action pack, exotic adventure, Dhigufaru Island Resort offers the perfect balance of both.
VILLAS & BUNGALOWS
With stunning views and access to the beach front from each of the 30 beach villa, you have the choice of experiencing the serenity and tranquility of the eastern facing Boaku, or the stunning magnificence of the Veli beach. Each Villa has an semi outdoor shower space, and indoor bathroom, and his and her vanity space. The room is decked up with all the modern amenities you will require. Each room leads towards your own veranda enclosed within a private garden with views towards the beach and lagoon. Request Quote
Wake up to the invigorating sounds & gentle breeze that rolls off the Indian ocean at our 10 Semi water villas. Perfectly placed to catch the sunrise, with magnificent views of the horizon, our water villas allows you to have direct access to the Dhigufaru lagoon from the Aanu Sandrock, from your own expansive private sun deck. Request Quote
WINE & DINE
The Pavilion is located on the arrival jetty, and one of the first architectural features you will be able to see as you arrive on the island. The perfect waterhole to quench your thirst between meals, with an ice cream or fresh juice with some freshly baked pastries. It's open throughout the day, and ideal for kids of all ages.
The wine cellar is set on water, with access from the beach. With uninterrupted views of the clear blue Indian ocean, it's the perfect setting to wine and dine in sophistication. Athiri offers a specialised A la Carte Menu with each cuisine matched perfectly with the right wine by the chef and sommelier, from the large selection of finest wines from throughout the world.
Relax by the poolside, or enjoy the view from inside the three detached lounge huts surrounding the bar. The Bageecha pool area is the perfect spot to share views of a romantic sunset, with easy access to the beach, as well as whole lot of entertainment. Thundi bar has a dedicated kitchen where you can order bistro style cuisines, and finger foods including afternoon tea/coffee as well as an extensive selection of exotic cocktails. Perfect after a swim in the sea or lounging by the poolside.
Designed with charm and simplicity, it exemplifies the dining experience as well as the style of cuisines offered in the main restaurant. With panoramic views of the ocean, the main restaurant offers variety and flavours from every corner of the world & a dedicated Maldivian night, which will combine the rich flavours of the indigenous food and traditional entertainment. The restaurant also has its own bar with access to large selection of beverages for your convenience.
Facilities and Activities
There are a range of activities available at your convenience. Lounge all day on the white sandy beach from the near comfort of your room, or why not take a canoe and discover the endless turquoise reef, Dhigufaru island is renowned for, or just take the plunge underwater to discover the vibrant marine life of Baa Atoll Marine Biosphere. There are endless opportunities to make your stay as thrilling and as relaxing as you want.
There are three very different types of fishing excursions. Sunset Fishing: Perfect for the whole family & amateur fishermen. More leisurely and relaxed enabling you to try out more traditional fishing methods.Game Fishing: A short boat ride to the open sea this particular excursion is suited to the more professionally inclined and thrill seekers. A specially built boat, fully equipped with the necessary fishing gear and technology, as well as professionally trained experts to guide you through Local Fishing: Idea for culture seekers, to get the hang of and understand the unique art of Maldivian pole & line fishing techniques, using live bait . This will be educational as much as an adventure, perfect for large family groups or couples.
The water sports centre is fully equipped with the latest and widest range of water-based activities, from extreme sports, like kite surfing, tube ridding, water skying and windsurfing, to more leisurely activities including canoeing, glass bottom boat rides, and snorkelling. The huge reef which provides a natural protection from currents, combined with shallow waters and light winds gives you the perfect setting for a variety of water sports.
The in-house dive school is a PADI-licensed dive centre offers certified dive courses and versatile recreational dive packages to suit professional as well as amateur dive enthusiasts. having the luxury of being located on a UNESCO Marine Biosphere, means the area is acclaimed for its versatile dive sites, giving you the opportunity to come into close proximity to the unique and abundant marine life Maldives is well known for.
Located Area - Baa Atoll, Distance From Airport - 143 Km / 88.86 Miles, Transport to hotel aprox 20 Mins by Domestic Plane plus 30 minutes by Speed Boat or 40 Mins by Seaplane