Vilu Reef Maldives
Vilu Reef Maldives is located in South Nilandhe Atoll, a 35 minute seaplane journey from Male airport. Vilu Reef Maldives never fails to create a breath-taking first impression. Set in a tropical island atmosphere, combining coconut palms, tropical gardens and beautiful beaches of pure white sand. The resort has been carefully designed to enhance the natural beauty of the island so it harmoniously fits in with its surroundings.
On Vilu Reef Maldives you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to accommodation, from the Deluxe Beach Villa, overlooking the picturesque beach and out to the Indian Ocean, to the lovely Sunset Jacuzzi Water Villas, with an extended deck as well as a swim-up platform with private stair access to the lagoon. Sit here and watch the sun go down, truly amazing. Top of the range is the Presidential Water Suite, with its own private plunge pool with Jacuzzi on the double levelled timber deck. It also features 2 king sized bedrooms with en-suite, a well stocked kitchenette and a luxuriously appointed dining area.
There are 3 restaurants and 2 bars on Vilu Reef Maldives. Nautilus is the main restaurant, serving delicious buffets. There is the Island Pizza and the Sunset restaurants. Sunset offers fresh fish and seafood straight from the ocean, as well as Thai and other Asian specialties, it promises to go beyond tantalising your taste buds as you savour each bite on the open air deck overlooking the lagoon and ocean beyond. Kick off your shoes and sink your toes into the soft, warm sand and leave all your cares behind as you enjoy a drink at the Nautilus Bar. Take a well deserved break and relax in the Positive Energy poolside bar with a refreshing cocktail or an ice cold beer. Whether you choose the balmy shade of a coconut tree or the warm embrace of the sun, you’ll enjoy a restful moment here.
Vilu Reef Maldives has a good reef on one side, ideal for snorkeling and a sandy lagoon on the other side which is perfect for water-sports. There are plenty of water-sports to choose from. Try an exhilarating ride on water skis, go out on a catamaran, fun-tubes, wake-boarding or wind-surfing. Have a lesson or take part in the special programs on offer.
The Sun Diving School at Vilu Reef Maldives is a PADI Gold Palm dive centre, bringing together an exciting array of diving and snorkeling programmes, from discovery scuba diving courses for beginners to specialist courses for the advanced diver. Here you will be mesmerised by the myriad of colours and varieties of underwater life, you might even chance upon caves and ancient shipwrecks.
There is a lovely pool to relax by and enjoy a refreshing beer or cocktail at the poolside bar, with views of the Indian Ocean. If you want to get off the island for a bit, take one of the excursions on offer. There’s an island expedition, or a snorkeling safari, or go out fishing or take a romantic sunset tour. If you’re staying on the island how about a game of tennis, badminton or table-tennis. Or go for a work out at the gym.
After a busy day, why not visit the Spa. The Sun Spa includes 5 massage pavilions, 3 of which are open air with flower baths and open air showers. A separate area houses the manicure and pedicure salons.
There is a kids club at Vilu Reef Maldives, making the resort particularly good for children, with lots of shade in the garden, a babysitting service (for children over 2) a little park and a kids pool. It’s their own little paradise with a range of children’s activities for their entertainment.