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Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort

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Discover an Indian Ocean paradise at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort. Embrace barefoot elegance in a tropical haven equipped for all the family. With a variety of luxury accommodation offering stunning views and private pools, this is a perfect place to create a memorable holiday. Taste a wide variety of cuisine, indulge in refreshing spa treatments and explore the surrounding lagoon for effortless fun with family and friends.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Beach
Badminton
Kids stay free
Babysitting
Wifi
Pool / beach towels
Swimming pool toys
Infinity pool
Pool with view
Outdoor pool
Private pool
Plunge pool
Shallow end in pool
Yoga classes
Yoga room
Fitness / spa changing rooms
Fitness classes
Personal trainer
Sauna
Bar / lounge
Coffee shop
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary Instant Coffee
Complimentary tea
Complimentary welcome drink
Kid-friendly buffet
Kids' meals
Outdoor dining area
Snack bar
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Swimup bar
Poolside bar
Bicycle rental
Bicycles available
Boating
Canoeing
Diving
Snorkelling
Water sport equipment rentals
Windsurfing
Bicycle tours
Billiards
Darts
Entertainment staff
Fishing
Table tennis
Walking tours
Board games / puzzles
Video game console
Books, DVDs, music for children
Children's playground
Children's television networks
Indoor play area for children
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Kids club
Kids' outdoor play equipment
Highchairs available
Free airport transportation
Airport transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Photo copier / fax In business centre
Spa
Body wrap
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Foot bath
Foot massage
Full body massage
Hand massage
Head massage
Light therapy
Makeup services
Manicure
Massage
Neck massage
Pedicure
Salon
Steam room
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Concierge
Currency exchange
Gift shop
Newspaper
Outdoor furniture
Picnic area
Shops
Sun deck
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
Butler service
First aid kit
Infirmary
Umbrella
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Express check-in / check-out
Private check-in / check-out
Clothes dryer
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Allergy-free room
Blackout curtains
Air conditioning
Private beach
Coffee / tea maker
Cable / satellite TV
Extra long beds
Walk-in shower
Bathrobes
Additional bathroom
Desk
Dining area
Housekeeping
Private balcony
Room service
Safe
Seating area
Sofa
Telephone
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Laptop safe
Private bathrooms
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Minibar
Refrigerator
Electric kettle
Flatscreen TV
iPod docking station
Bath / shower
Complimentary toiletries
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Ocean view
Pool view
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
Family rooms
Smoking rooms available
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HOTEL CLASS
5.0 of 5 stars
HOTEL STYLE
Modern
Languages Spoken
English, French, Russian, Spanish and 14 more
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Voyager43019393444 wrote a review 3 Mar
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Great location exceptional nature. Friendly staff. Excellent hospitality. Food was great. Variety of cuisines. Experienced chefs. Multiple dining options. Many water sports. Room cleaning once or twice a day. We will visit again in the future.
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Date of stay: February 2024
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Response from Chevelita Lapuz, Guest Services / Front Office at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort
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Dear Voyager43019393444, Thank you for choosing Anantara Dhigu to host your stay in Maldives. The team and I are delighted to learn the experience you had during your stay with us was loved and the hospitality extended by the team was well received. Dining experience is as important as the stay itself, and learning the food served satisfies your palate thrilled the entire culinary team. Water sports is indeed fantastic, it is an experience one will not immediately forget. Overall, we are glad you had a fantastic stay with us. We look forward to your next visit. Regards, Ahmed Imthiyaz Resort Manager
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bbelavadi wrote a review May 2022
Sunnyvale, California22 contributions5 helpful votes
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This was 23rd country we visited and undoubtably the best vacation so far since it was not agenda driven. Anantara Dhigu made our stay extremely satisfied with 360 degree hospitality. We are a family of 4 with 2 kids and stayed in both beach villa and over-water villa. The staff at Anantara takes their job very seriously which includes the airport transfers, room boy, receptionist, guest services, waiters, buggy service boys, Chef....! They know your name, your preferences, your taste, and make all the efforts to ensure your stay is beyond expectations. We liked the location as it is just 30 mins transfer on a speedboat. The lagoons are widespread and you can literally cross the islands on foot during a low tide. You can spot sharks, sting rays, fishes, turtles from overwater villa during high-tides. Kids loved beach villa as they could run into the beach anytime of the day. But an experience of overwater villa is a must. I suggest to split it 3:1 or 3:2. Food is extremely tasty with Asian, Italian, Thai, Arabic, Indian cuisines. The check can also make dishes/drinks of your choice with 1-2 hours notice. We are vegetarian and still had a lot of choices in all the restaurants. There is plenty to do on the resort. The infinity pool is awesome and they also provide family bikes. You can do water sports....life jackets in the room and snorkelling gears are complimentary. They could not offer us late check-out due to high demand, but organised a complimentary guided tour in Male. Overall, we had a real 5 star experience and were taken care with utmost hospitality including room cleaning twice a day. I strongly recommend Anantara resorts even in my dreams. It might cost you a bit more, but the hospitality and memories will be worth the penny spent.
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Response from Supratik Guha, Guest Services / Front Office at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort
Responded 20 May 2022
Dear bbelavadi, Thank you very much for your wonderful feedback. We are so pleased that our team was able to make your stay a memorable one. We very much look forward to welcoming you and your family back in the near future. Warm regards, Giles Selves Cluster General Manager
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eugen_caragui wrote a review Feb 2024
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Anantara is very close to Male airport, so no need to worry about the seaplane and it's operating hours. The place is amazing and you have access to plenty restaurants on three different islands. If you have kids, there are many activities for them throughout the day. We have spent two holidays there and we were very happy.
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Response from Chevelita Lapuz, Guest Services / Front Office at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort
Responded 1 week ago
Dear eugen_caragui, Thank you for choosing Anantara Dhigu to host your stay in Maldives. We are glad to learn we impressed you with the natural beauty of the resort as well as the hospitality extended by the team during your stay. Indeed, Dhigu is very close to the airport, therefore, the hustle of booking a seaplane is not a worry. Kids are important to us, we firmly believe that they are a major factor when deciding for a vacation, hence, our Dhoni Kids Club have all the facilities and activities kids and kids at heart can enjoy during their stay. Your happiness and satisfaction are important to us and learning you were completely satisfied during your stay warms our hearts. We are excited to welcome you again soon. We look forward. Regards, Ahmed Imthiyaz Resort Manager
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Rex Jonas Edvin R wrote a review Feb 2024
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The stay at Anantara over water villa for 3 adults and one child, was the best experience of my life and I am looking forward to going again. The food was ok since it was a bit bland, but the Greek salad was to die for, it had creamy feta, tomatoes cucumbers and more, and the main breakfast area was AMAZING, in the breakfast area, they had all different varieties of food such as fresh sashimi, pizza, juice bar, juice shots, pastries, and soooo much more. There were many activities such as swimming with sharks, manta rays, whale sharks, and turtles. You could also go canoeing, paddle boarding, and surfing. The public pool was always so active and crowded which wasn't the best. There was also this other island that you could swim to and there was a bar, and just a lot of chill spaces. OVERALL EXPERIENCE 10/10.
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Date of stay: March 2023Trip type: Travelled with family
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Response from Chevelita Lapuz, Guest Services / Front Office at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort
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Dear rexjonasedvinr, Warm greetings from Anantara Dhigu, Maldives. Thank you for sharing your feedback following your recent visit. Feedback such as yours brought a smile on our face particularly upon learning you had an amazing stay with us. Dining experience is as important as the stay itself, our team from the culinary section was awed to find out they were able to satisfy your palate. When in Maldives, water activities are a must to experience, encounter with marine animals is a wonderful experience you can bring after a wonderful vacation. We look forward to your next. Regards, Ahmed Imthiyaz Resort Manager
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Serdar E wrote a review Feb 2024
istanbul, Turkey2 contributions
This amazing resort left a lasting impression on us with its impeccable service, breathtaking views, and delicious cuisine. The staff went above and beyond to ensure our stay was comfortable and memorable, always greeting us with warm smiles and genuine hospitality. The crystal-clear waters and stunning marine life made for unforgettable experiences, while the pristine beaches and lush greenery provided the perfect backdrop for relaxation and tranquility. Overall, our stay at the Maldivian resort was nothing short of magical, and we can’t wait to return.
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Responded 1 week ago
Dear Serdar E, Thank you for choosing Anantara Dhigu to host your stay in the Maldives and for sharing the amazing experience you had with us following your recent visit. We aim to provide our guests with a memorable stay and learning you had a magical experience with us warms our hearts. Dhigu is indeed an amazing resort, the vegetation are well taken care of by our gardeners and the breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean with its pristine waters contribute to the magical experience. The entire team are elated with your kind words and recognition, it makes us proud to learn the impeccable service provided by the team was recognized and contributed to making your stay with us a memorable one, indeed, apart from the physical aspects of the resort, it is the people who truly creates a difference. We can't wait for your return. We look forward. Regards, Ahmed Imthiyaz Resort Manager
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jaroslavzelinka wrote a review Feb 2024
Brno, Czech Republic1 contribution
Wonderful calm place to stay, unbelievable choice of meals, nice beach. All the staff is really kind and ready to help anytime. The only small disadvantage is (depending on your preferences) is that there are just 2 quite small coral reefs directly around the island which is due to location of the island. Anyway you can be transported free of charge to the small island nearby.
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Responded 1 week ago
Dear jaroslavzelinka, Thank you for choosing Anantara Dhigu to host your stay in Maldives. Dhigu indeed is a wonderful and calm place to stay surrounded by crystal clear water which makes the beach amazing not only for swimming purposes but the serene view of it also gives you that calm feeling. At Dhigu, we have an initiative to look after the marine environment, with this our Inhouse Marine Biologist plant corals and tend them on a daily basis, monitor their growth and move them to the reef as a home to marine animals. We look forward to welcoming you again soon. Regards, Ahmed Imthiyaz Resort Manager
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Grith G wrote a review Feb 2024
Charlottenlund, Denmark9 contributions6 helpful votes
Just the perfect trip... all our expectations were fulfilled and more - the most beautiful surroundings, the kindest staff, the best food - everybody should try this once in a lifetime.. - and then you wat to go back ;-)
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Dear Grith G, Warm greetings from Anantara Dhigu, Maldives. It makes us proud to learn you had a perfect trip with us in the paradise of Dhigu. Learning we've fulfilled your expectations warms our hearts. The entire team are elated with your kind words, it makes them proud to learn the hospitality extended was recognized and contributed to your wonderful stay with us. Likewise, our gardeners are thrilled to learn their effort in taking care of the vegetation and surroundings were left unnoticed. We certainly agree, Maldives particularly Anantara should be experienced at least once in a lifetime. We look forward to your next visit. Regards, Ahmed Imthiyaz Resort Manager
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Jonsson230 wrote a review Feb 2024
Abergavenny, United Kingdom6 contributions1 helpful vote
Excellent location , very easy journey and totally relaxing when there . Just don’t keep making it any larger or you will spoil the place . The staff are excellent and we love the fact that it’s creating lots of local jobs.
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Response from Chevelita Lapuz, Guest Services / Front Office at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort
Responded 2 weeks ago
Dear Mrs. Karen, Warm greetings from Anantara Dhigu, Maldives. We are glad to receive your 5-bubbles rating and the positive related to our location as well as the hospitality extended by the team. Indeed, we are 30-minutes away from the international airport, therefore, no time is wasted for another flight via seaplane, rather will have ample time to relax and enjoy the island paradise. The team are elated with your kind words, it is fantastic to learn that their effort was recognized and contributed to your memorable experience with us. Please visit us again in the near future. Regards, Ahmed Imthiyaz Resort Manager
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Anjani Gupta wrote a review Feb 2024
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Totally worth the price, everything is perfect. Anantara Dhigu has amazing lagoon, there are so many food choices we stayed for 6 nights and never felt we needed anything more that wasn't available on the Island, we came back home very happy and very satisfied.
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Responded 3 weeks ago
Dear Roam29580255560, Warm greetings from Anantara Dhigu, Maldives. Thank you for sharing your feedback following your recent visit, it warms our hearts to learn you had an amazing stay with us and was completely satisfied with the hospitality, food and amazing view the resort offered. Indeed, while staying in Dhigu, you will also have the opportunity to visit our sister resort Veli which will give a variety of dining option from Japanese to Indian cuisine which will satisfy your palate. Once again, we are glad to learn you were completely happy and satisfied with your stay with us. We look forward to your next visit. Regards, Ahmed Imthiyaz Resort Manager
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minev382 wrote a review Feb 2024
Haskovo, Bulgaria1 contribution
Wonderful resort - pleasant staying , Dhigu Island is perfect for family with kids. Our Family beach villa with pool was incredible.Kids love the pool which was cleaned every day. The staff is very pleasant , our buddy guide -Taylor was very friendly and kind. She did whatever she can to make our staying perfect and wonderful. For sure we will come back at this resort.
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Dear minev382, Warm greetings from Anantara Dhigu, Maldives. The pleasure is ours to host your stay in the Maldives and it is wonderful to note you had a wonderful stay with us particularly the kids. Dhigu is a family resort, hence, the setting and ambiance are carefully curated to ensure kids will have a wonderful stay with us. The Kids Club in particular have various activities that will entertain them from land to water to ensure their time in the island is worthy. Thank you for your kind words and recognition, the entire team are elated to learn their hospitality was appreciated particularly Taylor who looked after your stay with us. Indeed, apart from the physical aspects of the resort, it is the people who truly create a difference. It is our pleasure to welcome you again soon. Regards, Ahmed Imthiyaz Resort Manager
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PRICE RANGE
£580 - £1,551 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
anantara dhigu hotel south male atoll, anantara dhigu resort and spa, anantara resort maldives, anantara maldives, anantara hotel maldives
LOCATION
MaldivesKaafu AtollSouth Male AtollDhigufinolhu Island
NUMBER OF ROOMS
110
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Frequently Asked Questions about Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort
Which popular attractions are close to Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort?
Nearby attractions include Bikini Beach (2.0 miles), Gulhi Beach (1.5 miles), and Biyadoo Island (4.6 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a swimup bar, free wifi, and free breakfast.
Which room amenities are available at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort?
Guests can enjoy a swimup bar, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
What are some restaurants close to Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Maladiwa Melon Restaurant, Sea Fire Salt, and Baan Huraa.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness centre, and a sauna during their stay.
Does Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Does Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort have airport transportation?
Yes, Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort offers airport transportation for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Is Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort located near the city centre?
Yes, it is 0.07 miles away from the centre of Dhigufinolhu Island.
Are any cleaning services offered at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Anantara Dhigu Maldives Resort?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, German, Russian, Chinese, and Portuguese.