How to Get to Villa Nautica Paradise Island Resort from Male International Airport

Villa Nautica Paradise Island Resort or as it is also famous locally with the name Lankanfinolhu offers one of the finest experiences of a lavish tropical island holiday. The luxury is situated in beautiful and calm surroundings of Male Atoll and boats of wonderful marine life and mesmerizing views. Paradise Island Resort was opened in the year 1994 and is spread over to an area of 1km by the beach.

Apart from lavish stays in luxury villas, you can enjoy here excellent dining experiences, water activities, surfing, rejuvenating spas, and a lot more. How to Get to Villa Nautica Paradise Island Resort? The resort is located at a distance of approximately 9.6 km from Male International Airport and can be reached in a short time. Let’s read in detail about – How to Get to Villa Nautica Paradise Island Resort from Male International Airport?

Paradise Island Resort & Spa
Paradise Island Resort & Spa, Image Credit: Paradise Island Resort & Spa

By Speedboat Transfer

To reach the Villa Nautica Paradise Island Resort from Male International Airport, mandatory Speedboat transfer is arranged by the resort. The Speedboat ride takes approximately 20-minute of time to cover the distance of 9.6 km (distance between Male Airport and Paradise Island Resort). The charges for the transfer are to be paid by the guests and are not inclusive of the Room Package Charge. You can refer to the charges in the next section of this article.

Charges of Speedboat Transfer for Round Trip

After reaching Male International Airport, you will be welcomed by the representative of the resort who will guide you about the speedboat ride. It is advised to keep the resort informed about your arrival and departure flight schedules in advance or a minimum of 24 hours prior to their scheduled flight time to or from Male International Airport. Let’s take a look at the transfer charges, So, speedboat transfer return rates are:

  • Adult: USD 130 per Adult, per stay. (Not updated)
  • Child (below 12 years): USD 65 per Child, per stay. (Not updated)
  • Infants: Complimentary transfers (Below 2 years).

To get the best deals for this island resort, check our partner website here for making a reservation.

By Seaplane

Because of the short distance of just 9.6 km from Male International Airport, seaplane transfers are not available. The resort offers mandatory transfers by speedboat as explained in the previous sections.

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Dining at Paradise Island Resort & Spa

Along with beautiful and fashionable luxury stays, the resort also offers about 6 dining on-site options to its guests to enjoy delectable cuisines. Here are the names – Bageecha Restaurant which is the main restaurant or The Lagoon that offers International Buffet. You can have your coffee or sacks at Dhaavani Coffee Shop that also serves International cuisine on À la carte menu.

If you wish to try Japanese cuisine, Fukuya Teppanyaki offers authentic Japanese cuisine on À la carte menu. For authentic Seafood, you can try Farumathi Restaurant and for Italian cuisine, you can visit Ristorante Al Tramonto – an Italian Restaurant. Both the restaurant serves À la carte menu.

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