This private island resort is the definition of barefoot chic.
The magical spot is the first luxury resort to come to life in the pristine Thaa Atoll in the southwest Maldives. The perfect experience for anyone, from families to couples, this epic hideaway offers up a relaxing embrace of magnificence.
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Among Maldives island hotels, Maalifushi stands apart with its understated style, encapsulating the spirit of the Indian Ocean and the barefoot chic of a COMO private island resort. The luxuries are all here, with a COMO Shambhala spa, world-class yoga facilities and exceptional cuisine along with the Maldives’ vibrant marine life. Around Thaa Atoll, this includes rich hammerhead shark and manta ray populations.
(Prices listed here are estimates only & are subject to change)
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Additional Insurance Is Not Required To Host An Event Here
Capacity Seated 22 Buffet 100 Standing 50 Celebrations Hosted Here Since 2014 Venue Spaces Indoor & Outdoor Venue Spaces Available Catering Client Must Use The Catering Provided By The Venue Alcohol Provided By Venue For Fee – You Must Use The Venue For All Alcohol Services Beer/Wine/Champagne Only Music No Amplified Music Allowed Smoking Designated Smoking Areas Only Accommodations ON LAND ACCOMMODATIONS
Our on land accommodations benefit from being set into the island’s tropical heart. With direct access to the beach and lagoon, children can freely play while adults can enjoy the sun and sand.
6 Garden Rooms (72m²)
13 Beach Suites with private pool (101m²)
7 Beach Villas with private pool (116m²)
1 Two Bedroom Beach Suite (131m²)
2 Two Bedroom Beach Villa (145m²)
1 Two Bedroom Beach House (178m²)
1 Maalifushi Beach Villa (296m²)
1 COMO Residence (178m²) OVER WATER ACCOMODATIONS
Our overwater suites and villas are built off wooden walkways that stand above the shallow lagoon. Each has its own private terrace for slipping into the sea.
17 Water Suites with private pool (107m²)
13 Water Villas with private pool (120m²)
1 Maalifushi Water Villa, 2 Bedrooms, private pool (213m²)
2 COMO Villas, 2 Bedrooms, private pool (408m²) Inside Scoop
Madi also holds themed nights each week, including a Tradition Maldivian Bodu Beru night, seafood bounty local seafood barbeque and a 'Thali' evening focusing on south Indian specialties.
Madi, will open in the evening to offer themed nights on Monday (Maldivian Boduberu dance and drums), Wednesday (Indian Thali), and Friday (seafood barbeque under the stars with live entertainment). Madi will continue to serve breakfasts daily. Venue Features Design: This is the first boutique hotel in the Maldives by Japanese architect Koichiro Ikebuchi, whose sensitive approach to nature and respect for cultural authenticity is reflected in Maalifushi by COMO’s uncomplicated, succinct design.
Accommodation includes 33 overwater villas and suites and 32 rooms, villas, suites and residences amid lush the island’s tropical vegetation. All are built with New Zealand pine with Kajan thatched roofs.
Floor-to-ceiling windows open to substantial decks, blurring the line between your room and nature. Décor further brings the sea, sand and sky into the heart of every room, which have high-raftered ceilings and teak floors. Standout Venue Features: At Maalifushi by COMO our service stands out among the numerous five-star resorts in the Maldives. Staff here are warm, discreet, with a passion for detail. Those who stay in our Butlered Villas and Residences (Maalifushi Beachfront Villas, COMO Residence, Maalifushi Water Villas and COMO Villas only) will also experience our much-loved private butlers, who can respond to your every need, arranging everything from castaway picnics to snorkelling expeditions.
Awards & Notables 2015
Condé Nast Traveler’s (US) Hot List
Condé Nast Traveller’s (UK) Hot List
Condé Nast Traveler China’s Hot List
Travel + Leisure 'IT list'
Travel + Leisure Southeast Asia 'IT list'
Travel + Leisure China 'IT list' 2014 Best New Luxury Hotels
Luxury Travel Intelligence (LTI) Five Star Alliance
Best New Hotels Eats & Drinks
Food, Restaurants, Cafes, Bars & Lounges
Food, Restaurants, Cafes:
Maalifushi by COMO is a Maldives five-star resort that takes a contemporary approach to luxury with sophisticated yet relaxed cuisine. Great food, with menus inspired by our ocean setting, can be enjoyed as a candlelit supper, a beach picnic or a relaxed barbeque.
‘Tai’ is our headline fine dining restaurant that pays homage to the bold flavours of Japanese seafood and consists of a sunken sushi bar and outdoor candlelit tables for terrace dining.‘Madi’ is our classic COMO all-day dining experience. Menus showcase the region’s tropical ingredients in Maldivian, Mediterranean, Indonesian and Thai accented dishes. Our COMO Shambhala Cuisine menu is also available.
Bars & Lounges: ‘Thila Bar’ is a relaxed pool bar and lounge where you can play billiards and graze on easygoing salads, pizzas and wood-baked seafood at any time of day. THIS VENUE DOES NOT HAVE ANY REPORTS AT THIS TIME. Check back again soon!