Maldives (South West of Sri Lanka in Indian Ocean)

Maldives (South West of Sri Lanka in Indian Ocean)

The Maldives number around 1190 islands, straddling the Equator, some 700 km south west of Sri Lanka in the Indian Ocean. Protected by barriers reefs, the Maldive islands are as near as it gets to paradise, white coral beaches, swaying palms, turquoise lagoons and shoals of colourful fish.

Many are true desert islands, others host fabulous resorts with thatched bungalows and water villas, accessed by speedboat or seaplane. A holiday in the Maldives is about sunny days on the beach or by the pool in a luxury resort, enjoying all inclusive or selected options. Among popular choices are Kuredu Island, Meeru Resort, Medhufushi and Olhuveli Beach Resort.

Kuredu Island, Dream Holiday in the Maldives

Surrounded by lagoons and three km of white sands, Kuredu island is situated in Lhaviyani atoll and offers a choice of two resorts, Sangu and Kuredu.


Kuredu has beach bungalows and villas, the luxurious Sangu has Jacuzzi beach villas and sunset water villas. All combine traditional décor and modern amenities, top of the range adds four poster beds, open air bathrooms, Jacuzzi and attractively furnished verandas. Three main restaurants, à la carte dining, coffee shops and bars enhance the Kuredu experience.

The Duniye spa specialises in high touch low tech rituals for natural healing and rejuvenation. Tennis and golf are available, alongside diving, kitesurfing and parasailing in the Maldives largest water sports centre.

Maldives All Inclusive, Meeru Resort

Located in North Malé atoll, a 55 minute speedboat ride from the airport, Meeru is a casual resort where luxury can be enjoyed barefoot and no one is required to dress up for dinner. Accommodation ranges from garden rooms to beach or water villas, some with Jacuzzi, and spacious honeymoon suites on stilts over the lagoon.

Guests on an all inclusive option can enjoy a complimentary sunset cruise and introductions to snorkelling, windsurfing and golf. There’s a fitness centre, tennis and other sports, plus two spas, on land and over the water, for calming and energising rituals based on organic products.

Maldives – South West of Sri Lanka

The Meeru resort boasts six bars and five restaurants, among them the Asian Wok and the Goma where grilled food is served on a yacht anchored in the lagoon.

Luxury Maldives, Medhufushi and Olhuveli Beach Resort

In Meemu atoll, Medhufushi island is just one km long and 200 metres wide. Accommodation includes beach villas, water villas and lagoon suites, all with sundeck and swing. There are two restaurants for buffet and à la carte dining and a spa over the lagoon for Asian body care and beauty rituals. Dolphin safaris, sunset fishing and PADI courses are just a few of the activities on offer.

In south Malé atoll, Olhuveli is praised for its award winning beaches and fine villas on land or water, most luxurious the Presidential Water Suites at the far end of half moon jetties. Among the dining options are sushi and sashimi, freshly caught seafood on a barbecue terrace and for special occasions, candle lit dinners on the beach.

The Olhuveli Sun Spa features Ayurvedic and other rituals and for those who feel energetic, there is a variety of excursions and water sports. The resort claims the Maldives first kite boarding school.


  1. Aparajith

    A very exact and detailed description of Maldives exactly what it is.each and every element is included.when I was at Maldives a I experienced all the things mentioned here.

  2. mahdi9292

    Maldives not just a place to travel its like a heaven on the earth you have to visit it to feel these words.

  3. Foysal khan

    this is the heaven on our earth.Maldives is one of top island in the is really beautiful.

  4. sohan ahmed

    Maldives is a unique place to spend a better vacation.It’s natural look is so amazing.everyone should go there at least one time in life.I am preparing to go there to have a nice vacation.

  5. AnnabelTitus

    The Maldives is such an amazing place to visit with your loved ones and enjoy. A place with such beauty and serenity. You never feel like leaving the place.

  6. Ron Pham


    This is the heaven on our Earth! I wish I can put my feet on this place once time in my life!

  7. S. Talukder

    Maldives is an awesome tourism related country where I went on 2017. Specially I liked to stay on water villa. It was a great time for a short visit in Kuredu Island. Many people do not know about the beauty of this country. I liked too much of its natural beauties. Once again I am remember my experiences through this blog. I would like to encourage all of you so that you may visit Maldives once. It will change your mind of depression. Thanks once again

  8. Bidhan

    Maldives is a one of the top island in the world. It is really beautiful natural place. It’s make peaceful and pleasure to our mind. I wise i will go there very soon. Love you Maldives.

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