Magnetizing travelers from around the world, Maldives is now a booming holiday destination. The kaleidoscope of crystal clear blue waters of the Indian Ocean, stunning white sand, and a rich marine life is nothing less than magical. Experience the best of this tropical country by booking a stay in the gorgeous water villas of Maldives.

The breathtaking villas assure a luxuriant experience in the lap of nature. Water activities, spa indulgence, finger-licking delicious food, and decor that’s immaculate and elegant; all of these combine to make your holiday nonpareil and memorable. Customize available Maldives tour packages to include a stay in one of these hotels and design a truly exclusively vacation.


  1. Gili Lankanfushi – Get set to indulge in spoiling luxury
The Residence at Gili Lankanfushi Maldives. Best Maldives water Villa

With its very own PADI diving school, Gili Lankanfushi is a five star property designed for an incredible vacation in Maldives. The resort is specially dedicated to newly-wedded couples, and offers many water activities like deep sea fishing, along with tennis court, swimming pool and over-water health spa.

The resort has its own marine biologists who take you on a speedboat trip to have a close look the aquatic life of Maldives. The food is prepared using fresh ingredients from the resort’s organic farm.

Tariff: Starts from INR 15,000 per night


  1. Zitahli Kuda, Funafaru – This is your chance to experience royalty


Zitahli Kuda flaunts 50 state-of-the-art accommodations, which comprises 30 over water villas and 20 land villas. Amenities like sun-bed and bars are available in each of the villas; but to top everything else you’ve got views to die for. For rejuvenation,  Zitahla has a relaxing spa for the guests. And for the adrenaline junkies, the options of watersports are much more than they pack in one trip.

Tariff: Starts from INR 20,000 per night

  1. Shangri La’s Villingili Resort & Spa – Come here if you’re seeking Nirvana


When it comes to crafting accommodation that actually is class apart, Shangri La Group impresses like a boss. No wonder Shangri La’s Villingili Resort & Spa features among the top three in this list of best overwater resorts and hotels of Maldives.

You can take a leisure stroll in the resort’s jungle, workout in the in-house gym, or simply relax in the spa. There are four bars and lounges in Villingili Resort and each of them is exceptional in decor, ambience, service and of course the range of fine wines and drinks.

Tariff: Starts from INR 33,000 per night


  1. Baros Maldives – Step into this sinful slice of paradise



Perched upon an island, Baros Maldives is merely half an hour away from Male International Airport. It looks absolutely serene and tranquil with surrounding palm trees and shimmering waters reflecting the greenery around.

The water bungalows in Baros ooze opulence with their chic decor and facilities that are a class apart. Get yourself a relaxing massage at the spa, indulge in water activities, or go on a day trip to Kuda Bandos Island during your stay at Baros Maldives.

Tariff: Starts from INR 39,000 per night


  1. Lily Beach Resort & Spa – Revel in Lily’s bewitching grandeur



Lily Beach Resort & Spa is a perfect five-star property in Ari Atoll, one of the top diving locations in Maldives. Having 119 villas, Lily Beach Resort & Spa assures a luxurious stay for its guests.

Besides a splendid spa and well-equipped fitness center, the resort features kids club, tennis court, pool and billiard table. Water activities are also one of the major highlights of Lily Beach Resort & Spa in Maldives.

Tariff: Starts from INR 44,OOO per night


  1. Per Aquum Niyama Maldives – It’s treat-time for the soul



Niyama Maldives is just a forty-minute hydro plane ride away from the city of Male. The Edge, resort’s submerged restaurant is where you get to taste the flavors that touch hearts. There is also a lovely campfire dining area in tune with local ethnicity, called the Tribal.

When you’re ready to get wet and wild, head to Float for water activities such as SCUBA and snorkeling. Also, you’ll be awestruck in the marine biology lab that restores corals of various kinds. For a little party, Niyama Maldives hosts you at the world’s first underwater club. Groove to the pulsating beats underwater and then relax in its 24-hour spa.

Tariff: Starts from 54,000 per night


  1. Huvafen Fushi – Unwind in a bunglow more beautiful than heaven



With glass floors in each of its exclusive villas, Huvafen Fushi allures its guests with utter luxury. The resort is located in a lagoon where you get to witness the colorful marine life right from your bedroom.

The highlight here is the yacht that has all modern amenities. In fact everything at  Huvafen Fushi, right from the food to the spa therapies tricks your mind, heart, and soul to euphoria.

Tariff: Starting from INR 61,000 per night


  1. W Retreat & Spa – A suite where your bedroom door opens into the ocean


Snuggled in Alifu Alifu Atoll area, W Retreat & Spa offers its guests easy access to the glitz of most beautiful places to visit in Maldives. The best part is that you don’t need to compromise on your privacy or the lovely stay amidst nature.

Most of the rooms here come with pool, complimentary wifi, and whirlpool bathtub. After a fun session of water activities – like diving and snorkeling, titillate your tastebuds with sumptuous delights at the resort’s extraordinary restaurant.

Tariff: Starts from INR 77,OOO per night


Hope this list of best water villas in Maldives was enticing enough to spark an urge to get you going to this tropical paradise right away!