We Recommend Some Vitamin Sea & Dive

Award-winning Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa is a trove of undersea wonders with one of the most spectacular house reefs just a short swim from the shore on both sides of the island. Enjoy the relaxing tropical atmosphere as you recharge for your next adventure, whether around the island or in the depths of the Indian Ocean.

Your intrepid adventure starts with a 25-minute seaplane transfer from Velana International Airport to one of the best dive resorts in the Maldives. Located in South Ari Atoll, Vilamendhoo boasts a crystal clear lagoon, inviting reef and 50+ dive sites, where you can experience the thrill of water sports, snorkelling and diving. The atoll is one of the few places in the world with a year-round aggregation of whale sharks.

Allow the captivating nature of Vilamendhoo to inspire your sense of wanderlust with a myriad of possibilities to choose from. You can tailor your holiday experience according to your pace.

The quintessential resort for adventure seekers, ocean lovers, romance, family fun, friends and divers.

The Island

Located within the South Ari Atoll, Vilamendhoo is a prime whale shark and diving location in the Maldives.


Browse through and explore all points of interest at Vilamendhoo with the help of our interactive island map!


Vilamendhoo has accumulated a number of revered awards from around the globe. Explore them here!

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to your questions and other helpful tips as you prepare for your dream stay at Vilamendhoo.

Sustainability Report

As part of Crown & Champa Resorts, Vilamendhoo adheres to guidelines for corporate sustainability. Read more here.

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