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Athuruga Island Resort

Athuruga is a natural hideaway of swaying palms, lush vegetation and a soft white beach that surrounds the island. The offshore house reef teams with marine life providing idyllic conditions for snorkelling. Athuruga is a barefoot paradise with great charm.

There is a mix of spacious comfortable Beach Bungalows and more luxurious Garden Villas: just 51 rooms in total. Rooms have attractive verandas with gorgeous sea views.

Guest rooms are in modern single storey bungalows that are tastefully furnished and offer privacy and comfort. All are equipped with:

• Large en-suite bathroom with open air shower

• Hairdryer

• Individually controlled air-conditioning

• Ceiling fan

• IDD telephone

• Mini fridge

• Safety deposit box

• Tea/coffee making facilities

Main Restaurant - open-air buffet style serving breakfast, lunch and dinner with theme nights that include:

• Fish barbeques,

• Italian specialities,

• Asian, Chinese and Maldivian cuisine

Lobster and prawn dishes are available on request (extra charge)

The Main Bar serves a selection of cocktails, liquors and wine.

Beach Bar – serving tea and coffee, soft drinks, cocktails, beers, mineral water and sparkling house wine. Snacks are also served and ice cream is available at an additional charge.

Holidays in Athuraga Island Resort can include relaxing boat trips to an uninhabited desert island, snorkelling safaris, sunset and night fishing, big game fishing and fascinating excursions to a working fisherman’s island.

There are also a selection of other activities such as • Table tennis Darts Indoor games Aerobics Volleyball Windsurfing Canoeing Catamaran Laser boat.

The resort has a Dive Centre offering a range of diving services, which do carry additional charges.

Serena Spa offering traditional Indian treatments blended with the best from Asia (extra charge)

It is a small, very pleasant and peaceful resort with a great deal of charm. The staff are welcoming and very friendly and many clients choose to return year after year.


Destination:  Maldives

Location:  The South Ari Atoll and 90 kilometres from Male Airport. The transfer by seaplane takes approximately 25 minutes. The resort lies close to its sister property the Thudufushi Island Resort.

Transfer Time:  25 minutes by speedboat

Rooms:  51 Beach Bungalows and Garden Villas

Spas:  Yes