Located in Emboodhoo in South Malé Atoll, this all-inclusive resort is a 20-minute speedboat ride from Velana International Airport and boasts a pristine private beach, a magnificent house reef and beautiful tropical vegetation.
You’ll enjoy a sensational holiday of a lifetime in a mesmerising hideaway where you’ll be wowed by unrivalled hospitality, glorious weather, fabulous food and superb amenities.
We’ve decided to turn the spotlight on this exotic getaway to reveal why it’s the perfect choice for an unforgettable sunshine experience.
What is it that makes Embudu Village so special?
This picture-perfect oasis of relaxation has everything you need for a dream holiday, from top-quality dining venues and exquisite accommodation to superb wellness facilities and thrilling water sports action.
Sun-soaked days on the beach and romantic evenings under the stars are among the delights in store at Embudu Village.
The resort is also close to several world-class dive sites where you'll discover turtles, sharks, stingrays, octopuses, moray eels and many other wonders of the deep.
Life is slow and the living is easy at this environmentally-friendly retreat, where the water for your morning shower is heated by rooftop solar panels, your breakfast is made with healthy hydroponic ingredients grown nearby and your fresh seafood lunch is caught by local fishermen.
What accommodation amenities can guests expect at the resort?
No expense is spared to ensure complete comfort and restful nights throughout your holiday at the resort.
You’ll stay in an impeccably designed beach or water bungalow, boasting lavish furnishings, a comfortable bed and a host of superb amenities including air conditioning, a hairdryer, a safe, tea and coffee-making facilities, a mini fridge and free Wi-Fi.
The superior beach bungalows boast classic, white-washed walls, rustic hardwood furniture, high ceilings and an imposing veranda which is nestled next to opal white sands.
The elegant water bungalows feature a four poster-bed, a relaxing jacuzzi bathtub and a private balcony offering jawdropping ocean views.
What dining options are available at Embudu Village?
A myriad of culinary delights in the resort’s buffet-style restaurant will deliver a feast of flavours to tantalise your taste buds.
Authentic curries, scrumptious seafood specialities and home-cooked pastries are among the flavoursome delights which will satisfy the most discerning palate.
Everything is prepared by a team of award-winning chefs who use fresh local and regional ingredients to produce top-quality fare.
The resort also organises extra special dining events including à la carte lobster and steak dinners in the charming flower garden.
After a delicious meal you can retire to the bar where you can sip cocktails while gazing out at a beautiful Indian Ocean sunset.
What outdoor facilities and activities are available at the resort?
There’s never a dull moment at Embudu Village when it comes to exciting things to see and do.
The resort is surrounded by some of the best dive spots in the Maldives including Embudu Canyon, Lion’s Head, Embudu Express and Wadoo Caves. The house reef is also teeming with marine life and is perfect for snorkelling.
Diverland Embudu is a PADI 5-star dive centre offering all the equipment and expert advice you need to explore a world of wonders beneath the waves.
Fishing fanatics are well catered for, with the chance to enjoy everything from deep sea trawling to traditional Maldivian hook-and-line methods.
There’s also plenty to keep water sports enthusiasts happy, with canoeing, windsurfing and stand-up paddleboarding among the options available in the inviting Indian Ocean.
Daily excursions offer an insight into this magnificent island nation, including trips to quaint villages where little has changed for centuries.
Other amenities and activities at Embudu Village include volleyball, badminton, table tennis, catamaran sailing, darts and a disco.
Does the resort have spa and wellness facilities?
The resort is a great place to relax and unwind with some indulgent head to toe pampering.
Serena Spa – which is part of the highly-regarded Heaven on Earth brand – offers guests the chance to harmonise body, mind and soul in peaceful and tranquil surroundings.
What could be better than a soothing massage to ease those tired muscles after a day exploring the island or diving beneath the waves?
An impressive range of spa and wellness services are available, including Ayurveda and Asian massages, body scrubs and wraps, rejuvenating facials and beauty treatments. Fully trained therapists are on hand to offer professional advice.