Maldives

10 Nearest Island Resorts to Male International Airport [with Overwater Bungalows]

Are you thinking of a vacation in the beautiful island country Maldives? The Maldives is undoubtedly a one-holiday destination that has retained its charm for years. Whether it is natural beauty or the choice of accommodation, everything about Maldives is always splendid. Splendid as it sounds and equally grand when felt. This section of ours can be your guide to book a fabulous vacation in one of the luxurious Water-villa resorts near Male Airport, where most international flights land.

Choosing the closest island resorts to Male Airport has many advantages, like staying in the nearest island resorts to Male International Airport means you will save on traveling time. Apart from extended vacation, Overwater Bungalows near Male Airport also reduces the traveling cost. Now moving to which island resorts are close to Male Airport? We have compiled a list of the nearest island resorts to Velana International Airport to choose from for your upcoming vacation in Maldives. Continue scrolling!

Best Hotels with Overwater Villas near Male Airport

1. Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Maldives (15 Minutes by Speedboat)

This gorgeous property offers 55 Overwater Villas with the finest luxuries and comforts. It is located at a distance of just 9.2 km; a speedboat can cover in 15 minutes only. And yes, we must tell, these 15 minutes of travel in itself is an experience for life.

The Overwater Villas at Taj Exotica comes at the cost of US$843 (per night) in offseason. During peak season, it may cost around US$1031.

Let’s also take a look at the Transfer Charges:

Transfer from Male Airport to Taj Exotica would cost US$99 for an adult, US$49.5 for a child (Infants below 2 years complimentary) for round trip and inclusive of taxes.

Taj Exotica Resort and Spa Maldives
Taj Exotica Resort and Spa Maldives, Photo Credit: Taj Exotica Resort & Spa, Maldives

2. Adaaran Prestige Vadoo (Approx. 15 Minutes)

It is located at a distance of 10.3 km, easily covered in 15 minutes (approx.), Adaran Prestige Vadoo is one of the closest island resorts to Male International Airport. The property offers 50 Overwater villas to choose from with elegant settings and supreme luxuries at the cost of US$ 606 per night (offseason) and US$710 per night (peak season).

Transfer from Male Airport to Adaaran Prestige would cost US$130/adult, US$65/child ages 2 to 11 years (Infants below 2 years complimentary) for round trip and inclusive of taxes.

Adaaran Prestige Vadoo
Adaaran Prestige Vadoo, Photo Credit: Adaaran Prestige Vadoo

3. Paradise Island Resort & Spa

This gorgeous luxury offers one of the most incredible experiences of Maldives vacation. It is one of the best Water-villa resorts near Male Airport located just at 11 km distance. You get a choice of 282 room/suites and 62 Overwater Villas here at a per night cost of US$658 (for low season) and US$ 779 (for high season). You can reach the resort in just 20 minutes.

Transfer from Male Airport to Paradise Island would cost US$109 for adult, 50% of Adult fare for child age group 2 to 11 years (Infants below 2 years complimentary) for round trip and inclusive of taxes.

Paradise Island Resort & Spa Maldives
Paradise Island Resort & Spa Maldives, Photo Credit: Paradise Island Resort and Spa Maldives

4. Gili Lankanfushi Maldives (By Speedboat 20 Minutes)

This luxury located at a distance of 12.4 km from Male Airport makes one of our favorite picks for closest island resorts to Male Airport. A speedboat can cover this distance in just 20 minutes. Gili Lankanfushi offers a range of luxury Overwater and lagoon villas with excellent amenities and features. The per-night cost of an Overwater villa at Gili comes at approx. US$1910 during peak season and US$ 1520 during low seasons.

Transfer from Male Airport to Gili Lankanfushi would cost US$93 for child age group 2 to 11 years (Infants below 2 years complimentary) for round trip and inclusive of taxes.

Gili Lankanfushi Maldives
Gili Lankanfushi Maldives, Photo Credit: Gili Lankanfushi

5. Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives (12.8 km Distance)

At a distance of 12.8 km, Centara Ras Fushi can be reached from Male Airport in 15 minutes (approximately). The property offers a lovely selection of 64 Overwater villas 140 rooms / suites loaded with exquisite features and amenities. Per night charge for an Overwater Villa may start at US$530 (low season) and US$710 (peak season).

Transfer from Male Airport to Centara Ras Fushi would cost US$150 for an adult for a round trip and inclusive of taxes. Child charges not applicable as kids below 12 years are not allowed.

Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives
Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa Maldives, Photo Credit: Centara Ras Fushi Resort and Spa Maldives

6. Thulhagiri Island Resort (25 Minutes by Speedboat)

Thulhagiri Island Resort is located in the North Male Atoll is at a distance of approx. 14.7 km from Male Airport. The distance can be covered in about 25 minutes by a speedboat. The property offers a fine range of gorgeous Overwater villas with extremely beautiful setups, features, and comforts. The stay at Thulhagiri Island Resort starts at US$345 (low seasons) and US$745 (peak season) for a night.

Transfer from Male Airport to Thulhagiri would cost US$100 for an adult and US$50 for a child for a round trip and inclusive of taxes.

Thulhagiri Island Resort
Thulhagiri Island Resort, Photo Credit: Thulhagiri Island Resort

7. Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives (20 Minutes by Speedboat)

Located at a distance of 16.5 km, Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives can be reached from Male International Airport in around 20 minutes by a speedboat. The property offers 60 Overwater Villas and 115 rooms/suites. Per night charges at Cinnamon Dhonveli start at US$405 (low season) and US$540 (peak season). Cinnamon also offers a surfing beach on the island apart from luxury stays.

Transfer from Male Airport to Cinnamon Dhonveli would cost US$200/adult, US$100/child ages 2 to 11 years (Infants below 2 years complimentary) for a round trip and inclusive of taxes.

Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives
Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, Photo Credit: Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives

8. COMO Cocoa Island Resort (35 Minutes by Speedboat)

This lovely island resort is located at a distance of 30.4 km from Male Airport, which can be covered in 35 minutes by speedboat. The luxury offers 33 Overwater villas and 36 rooms/suites well furbished with all the modern amenities and features. Per Night charges at COMO start at US$945 (low season) and US$1040 (high season).

Transfer from Male Airport to COMO Cocoa Island resort would cost US$350/adult, US$175/child ages 2 to 11 years (Infants below 2 years complimentary) for round trip and inclusive of taxes.

COMO Cocoa Island Resort
COMO Cocoa Island Resort, Photo Credit: COMO Cocoa Island Resort

9. Anantara Veli Maldives Resort (20-25 Minutes by Speedboat)

At a distance of 24.5 km away from Male Airport, Anantara Veli Maldives Resort is one of the best island resorts you can consider for a fabulous holiday experience. A speedboat can cover Male Airport’s distance to Anantara Veli Maldives Resort in about 20-25 minutes. An Overwater Villa stay for a night starts at US$540 (Low Season) and US$810(Peak season).

Transfer from Male Airport to Anantara Veli Maldives resort would cost US$258.72 per adult (18 years and above), including all taxes.

Anantara Veli Maldives Resort
Anantara Veli Maldives Resort, Photo Credit: Anantara Veli Maldives Resort

10. Resort Kurumba Maldives (15 Minutes by Speedboat)

Just at a distance of 4.5 km, Resort Kurumba Maldives is one of the best Overwater Bungalows Near Male Airport. The distance can be covered in roughly 15 minutes by speedboat. The luxury offers beautiful Beachside Villas, Garden Villas with private terraces and amenities matching to the best of the industry standards.

Transfer from Male Airport to Resort Kurumba Maldives would cost US$111/adult, US$55.50/child ages 2 to 11 years (Infants below 2 years complimentary) for a round trip and inclusive of taxes.

Resort Kurumba Maldives
Resort Kurumba Maldives, Photo Credit: Resort Kurumba Maldives
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