How to Get to Sun Island Resort & Spa [Best Ways to Reach from Male Airport]

Sun Island Resort & Spa, the luxurious resort located in Nalaguraidhoo (South Ari Atoll) makes a perfect choice of a lovely tropical Maldives vacation. Holiday makers, newlyweds, families or couples who are looking for splendid holiday in Maldives must consider this resort. Sun Island Resort & Spa offers luxurious accommodations in majorly these categories- Beach Villas, Water Villas, Sunset Villas and Sun Villas. You get a choice of room capacities here with your choice of villa, so a perfect choice for families or those who are coming here in groups.

Along with luxury accommodation, Sun Island Resort & Spa is also a delightful holiday spot for foodie friends. The resort offers 9 excellent choices of dining and wining that offers scrumptious Maldivian delicacies as well as other International delicacies. How to Get to Sun Island Resort & Spa? The resort is easily accessible from Male Airport where most of the International Flight lands. Let’s read all about transfers in the coming sections of this article.

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

By Domestic Flight + Speedboat Transfer

To reach Sun Island Resort & Spa from Male Airport, domestic flight transfers are available. After reaching Male Airport, Resort’s Airport team will assist you with the transfers. The nearest airport to Sun Island Resort & Spa is Maamigili Airport.

From Male Airport you will have to take a domestic flight which will take about 20 minutes to reach Maamigili Airport. From there you will be assisted for speed boat transfer finally to reach the resort.

The resort takes care of transfers at an extra transfer charge which is to be paid on arrival at resort. Please keep Resort’s Reservation well informed about your flight arrival and departure schedules well in two days advance time, so that suitable arrangements can be made. Let’s take a look at the transfer charge of domestic flight:

  • $200 per adult per way, for transfer on or after 01st January 2023
  • 50% of above per Child
  • Infants below 2 years old will not be charged for domestic flight transfer unless a separate seat is requested.

For same day transfers, guests must reach Male Airport before 2200 hours (Male Time) which is the last flight time from Male Airport.

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By Seaplane Transfer

Seaplane transfers are not available from transfers between Male Airport and Sun Island Resort & Spa.

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