Nestled on the protected Biosphere reserve of Baa Atoll, Dhigufaru Island meaning “a long reef”, is the epitome of what you would imagine as an exotic getaway.
Whether you like to kick back, relax & take in the magnificent, stunning beauty of the island and surrounding reef, or if you looking for a more action pack, exotic adventure, we offer the perfect balance of both. Welcome to Dhigufaru Island Resort.
We invite you to a wholly new experience, one that allows you to discover the duality of Maldives natural beauty, under water, and above water. We offer you a chance like no other, one that gives you the choice, to be as busy or as quiet as you want.
On the eastern face of the island, is the Boaku, a sheltered beach, shaped like a cove, allowing the formation of a natural pool. The seclusion and stillness of the water inside Boaku, make it the perfect setting to catch the sunrise as well as a secure place to let your children play.
On the very western face is Veli, a very wide and expansive flat beach of pure white sand, with crystal clear turquoise water that goes on and on, making it the most magnificent & the stunning backdrop to view the sunset.
The beach rock goes along the northern edge & length of the island, giving the island its unique shape, character, and natural protection.
The rooms are located along the perimeter of the island, enabling you to experience the distinctive natural features which makes the island so special.
The Presidential Suite is the epitome of luxury and space in an over water location. The Suite is equipped with a private pool to cozy up or take a few steps down into the vast lagoon.
The Villa is decked up with all the modern amenities you will require. And the Villa leads towards your own veranda enclosed within a private deck with views towards the lagoon and the vast Indian Ocean.
Semi Water Villas
Wake up to the invigorating sounds & gentle breeze that rolls off the Indian ocean at our 10 Semi water villas.
Perfectly placed to catch the sunrise, with magnificent views of the horizon, our water villas allows you to have direct access to the Dhigufaru lagoon from the Aanu Sandrock, from your own expansive private sun deck.
Bodhanfulhu Pool Water Villa
You couldn’t be closer to the lagoon if you tried. Crystal clear, shallow water beneath your private deck, its no wonder these are some of our most popular iconic Maldivian villa accommodations.
Cozy up in the private plunge pool or take a few steps down into the vast lagoon.. The room is decked up with all the modern amenities you will require. Each room leads towards your own veranda enclosed within a private deck with views towards the lagoon and the vast Indian Ocean.
Findhanfulhu Water Villa
Our exceptional 20 Fidhanfulhu Water Villas are the ultimate accommodation in comfort and leisure. These magnificent Water villas are Bright, spacious, and luxuriously appointed.
Every Villa features its own staircase leading into the crystal clear lagoon below – perfect for swimming or a snorkeling adventure. Spend the days relaxing only a few feet above the blue waters of the Indian Ocean, soaking up the sun from your private chaise while getting pampered by our attentive staff.
Veli Beach Pool Villa
Set just within the beach tree line, the 10 Veli Pool Villas provide the ultimate tropical luxury which faces the sun, sea and the sand.
Inside the room is everything you need for your comfort; from tastefully designed comfortable furniture, satellite television, air conditioning to ambient lighting, Step through to the decked veranda embedded with plunge pool facing the beach, furnished with comfy sun loungers where you may settle down for all the sunbathing.
Wine & Dine
There are variety of Dining options, with 3 designated dining spaces, with its own distinctive character and feel to choose from depending, on your mood and time of day.
Thundi Pool Bar
Relax by the poolside, or enjoy the view from inside the three detached lounge huts surrounding the bar. The Bageecha pool area is the perfect spot to share views of a romantic sunset, with easy access to the beach, as well as whole lot of entertainments.
Thundi bar has a dedicated kitchen where you can order bistro style cuisines, and finger foods including afternoon tea/coffee as well an extensive selection of exotic cocktails., perfect after a swim in the sea or lounging by the poolside.
Athiri Speciality Restaurant
Our Seafood and Japanese specialty restaurant is set on water, with access from the beach. With uninterrupted views of the clear blue Indian ocean. Its the perfect setting to socialise and relax with access to large selection of best wines from around the world.
The perfect place to unwind after a day in paradise. The bar comes into life with its extensive bar and friendly bartenders ready to mix up a cocktail or serve a drink from one of the largest whisky and fine champagne collections in the Maldives.
The villas at Dhigufaru are spacious, secluded, and enchanting so much so you may find you don’t want to leave. And you don’t have to.
The In-Villa Dining service enables complete enjoyment of the unprecedented privacy and utterly decadent location whilst sampling a world of exotic flavors from the 24-hour room service menu.
Depending on whether your villa is located on the beach or over water, choose whether to dine inside your villa, on your over-water terrace, or in your private terrace facing towards the beach.
Champagne breakfast by the pool, lunch on the terrace and dinner under the mesmerizing stars on the beach – the choice is all yours.
Designed with charm and simplicity, the space itself exemplifies the dinning experience as well as the style of cuisines offered at our main restaurant.
With panoramic views of the ocean, the main restaurant offers variety and flavours from ever corner of the world & a dedicate Maldivian night, which will combine the rich flavours of our indigenous food and traditional entertainment. The restaurant also has its own bar with access to large selection of beverages for your convenience.
Sauna & Steam Room
To help you recharge and re invigorate your body and mind, we offer a designated & spacious sauna and steam room which you can book in advance for your a private session or drop in at your convenience.
Best way to relax after a day walking on the beach or after a long flight to get your circulation going. We use different reflexology methods and technique to help cater to your specific needs, be it that you like to relax, or get you ready for a more active day. We also offer full pedicure and manicure services.
We have a fully decked out Salon for your convenience at our Funa Spa, which offers everything from hairstyling & facials for both men and women.
Our treatment rooms are private cabanas, placed at the back of the main spa compound, enclosed within a garden, allowing your to have full privacy and tranquility to help you immerse yourself into complete relaxation. We also offer all our spa treatments and services within the convenience of your own room.
We have a range of activities available at your convenience. Lounge all day on the white sandy beach from the near comfort of your room, or why not take a canoe and discover the endless turquoise reef, Dhigufaru island is renowned for, or just take the plunge underwater to discover the vibrant marine life of Baa Atoll Marine Biosphere.
Fulhangi Dive School
Our in-house dive school is a PADI licensed dive centre offering certified dive courses and versatile recreational dive packages to suite professional as well as amateur dive enthusiasts.
Hhaving the luxury of being located on a UNESCO Marine Biosphere, means the area is acclaimed for its versatile dive sites, giving you the opportunity to come into close proximity to the unique and abundant marine life Maldives is well known for.
We offer three very different types of fishing excursions. Sunset Fishing: Perfect for the whole family & amateur fishermen. More leisurely and relaxed enabling you to try out more traditional fishing methods. Game Fishing: A short boat ride to the open sea this particular excursion is suited to the more professionally inclined and thrill seekers.
We have a specially built boat, fully equipped with the necessary fishing gear and technology, as well as professionally trained experts to guide you through Local Fishing: Idea for culture seekers, to get the hang of and understand the very unique art of Maldivian pole & line fishing techniques, using live bait . This will be educational as much as an adventure, perfect for large family groups or couples.
Local Island Visits
A visit to a small inhabited island, where the population is only a few hundred at most, will show you a picture of the local culture and lifestyle. Kids strolling near the shore, playing with friends on the beach, or men and women occupied in daily chores show how simple life can be on these islands.
Sand Bank Picnic
Experience unspoilt natural beauty at its best, being alone on a tiny little sand bank or a virgin island. A Romantic picnic dinner under the stars, listening to the sounds of waves as they wash on the beach.
Being located on a Marine Bio Reserve gives you the advantage of observing the marine ecosystem in its purest and untouched form.
Baa atoll is known for varied marine life, especially manta rays, dolphins, and whales, giving you the opportunity to watch them in their natural environment. We have programmed and schedule excursions to different spots near the island, with professional guides.
Dhaainkan’baa is an exclusive luxury liveaboard yacht, designed and built with the optimum comfort of the guest in mind.
The mesmeric atmosphere created by the decor of handcrafted wood works, lavish contemporary furnishings and suitably matched furniture & amenities, will provide the utmost relaxation cruising through the tranquil beauty of the coral atolls, coupled with a well programmed system of service to exceed expectations.
Baraveli Kids Club
Our Kids club is more than a créche, but also a place where kids can get more acquainted with the island, by learning about its diverse natural features, as well as the unique flora and fauna of the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve at Baa Atoll.
We have a dedicated team of Child care and personnels who will keep your children interested and occupied throughout their stay, with diverse programs suited for different age groups.
It has its own library space with variety of toys and books, as well as a safe indoor playground area including a specially designed swimming pool just for children.
Kakuni Recreation Center
Our recreation centre is located on water, with an easy access via a special wooden bridge from the bar. With spectacular views over the sea, its perfect place to start your morning with a quick gym workout, or end the day socialising, with a game of pool or belt out some songs in the specialised karaoke room.