Varu Island Resort
Varu Island Resort, by Atmosphere, is a 40 minute speedboat ride from Male airport. This 5* resort is a blend of contemporary architecture and tropical vibes, where you can experience the warm hospitality. A beautiful resort with pristine beaches and a clear turquoise lagoon.
With 108 villas, there is a there is a villa to suit everyone. Choose from beach villa or beach villa with pool. Water villa or water villa with pool, or the larger family beach villa, with or without a pool. There is also the larger water suite, with a spacious bedroom and living area, luxurious bathroom and large outdoor sun deck and pool area.
The main restaurant is Lime & Chiili, which features a sumptuous buffet, live cooking stations, theme nights, and grills. NÜ is a fine dining restaurant, over the water, that serves you the best of Mediterranean, Italian, and French cuisine. Charcoal is located by the beach, it’s an a la carte sizzle and grill restaurant, open for dinner on select days. Kaage is the place to experience the local Maldivian cuisine, through the menu of progressive Maldivian fine-dining. Open for lunch and dinner on select days.
Bay Rouge is Varu’s pool bar, where you can enjoy refreshing drinks and a selection of snacks. There is also a rooftop bar at NÜ, over the water, from which to watch the sunset. The VARU Plan™ is an All Inclusive plan that lets you dine, enjoy snacks, drink premium alcohol brands and unlimited cocktails. It also allows you to take part in complimentary water activities during your stay at Varu Island Resort.
The PADI certified dive centre is equipped with the latest equipment and experienced multilingual diving instructors. Diving excursions are just a short boat ride away from the resort. For the more adventurous travellers, the night diving session is an unmatched experience. there is also unlimited snorkeling excursions available.
The resort offers complimentary non-motorised water-sports, including wind-surfing, stand-up paddle boarding and kayaking. There is also beach volley ball, tennis and badminton.
Visit Varu Island resort’s overwater spa, and enjoy serenity and panoramic ocean views during your treatment. Stay for 4 nights or more and receive a complimentary 45 minute spa treatment. There are 6 treatment rooms. The spa has a fully equipped gym and a salt pool, steam sauna facilities, a salon, and a boutique.
Kids are welcome at Varu Island Resort and the kids club offers a range of activities to keep your young ones engaged and entertained. There are Art and craft workshops such as photo frame making, straw rocket art, clay art and recycle art. Also movie screenings, dancing, party games, fitness activities, sandcastle building, children’s yoga, children’s themed parties, and DJ nights for young adults.