4 Stars

Jan - Dec

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From £1850

Eriyadu Island Resort

Small and quaint, this is the perfect place to relax and unwind.

With only 60 rooms on the whole island, the Eriyadu Island Resort offers guests an intimate and personal experience. Coupled with its outstanding level of service, this idyllic island resort is surrounded by luscious green palm trees, crystal clear blue seas and plenty of sunshine, the perfect escape from the hum drum of everyday life. Located at the north point of North Male Atoll, the dive sites in this area are spectacular and host a kaleidoscope of corals and marine life. The house reef, abundant with fish life is outstanding making this particular resort famous amongst divers. Based on the resort grounds are world renowned Euro Divers welcoming new and experienced divers to enjoy the amazing underwater delights. With access to 35 of the best 40 dive sites in North Male every diver comes up with a beaming smile! From manta rays and reef sharks to vibrant soft and hard coral reefs the waters around the beautiful island resort will not disappoint.

At the Eriyadu Island Resort there are 3 types of accommodation on offer, including 6 standard, 50 deluxe and 4 superior beachfront rooms. Each room comes with its own private veranda where you can sit and unwind whilst enjoying the peace and quiet around the resort. The resort hosts 3 bars, one in the restaurant, a pool bar and the beach bar. By day you can relax with a freshly made cocktail whilst lounging round the pool soaking up some sun and in the evening if you need to cool down and just unwind, the bar at the edge of the water hosts live music performances and discos with exotic cocktails, fine wine and spirits.

The 3 board types available are set to suit all pockets, whether you are looking to budget or to be extravagant, the Eriyadu Island Resort can cater to your needs offering you the option to go on a half-board, full-board or all inclusive basis. All guests dine in the main semi open air restaurant, appreciating the sound of waves lapping and enjoying the scrumptious array of local and international cuisines.

Please note:The Maldivian Government has implemented 3.5% GST (Goods and Service Tax) from the 01st January 2011. This Tax will be charged to all clients for all services provided at the resort, which will also include additional diving services. Pre-booked hotel prices include this charge, children 0-2 accommodation and transfer are free however $8 per night bed tax is payable.

Board Basis

  • Daily breakfast and dinner
  • Daily breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Daily breakfast, lunch, dinner and selection of drinks.Shop between 4pm and 5.30pm as well as unlimited alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks at the beach bar as follows; canned fresh juice, draught beer, soft drinks, house wine and local spirits. One sunset fishing trip, snorkelling gear for 1 hour per day, free use of volleyball, badminton, billiard and darts and 50% discount on aromatherapy or Swedish massage
Bedroom

Superior Beach Bungalow

The elegantly decorated 50 beachfront villas are a stone throw away from the stunning white sandy beach. With a private veranda and beautiful views over the ocean you can kick back and relax in absolute luxury here.

  • Mini Bar
  • Hairdryer
  • Air conditioning
  • Satellite Channels
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • T.V.
  • Telephone
  • Private Balcony
  • Open Air Shower
Standard Room

Standard Room

Perfectly suited for guests on a budget, the 6 standard rooms stand in a block nestled within the luscious green vegetation of the island. Soak up the peace and tranquillity whilst relaxing on your sunbed on the private veranda.

  • Fan
  • Hairdryer
  • Air conditioning
  • Satellite Channels
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • T.V.
  • Private Terrace
  • Telephone
  • En-suite Open Air Bathroom
  • Double or Twin beds
Deluxe Beach Room

Deluxe Beach Room

There are 4 delightfully lavish villas all offering a beautiful beachfront location. All have direct access to the house reef. With your own private veranda to watch the sunset of an evening you really could be in paradise.

  • Mini Bar
  • Hairdryer
  • Air conditioning
  • Satellite Channels
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • T.V.
  • Private Terrace
  • Telephone
  • En-suite Open Air Bathroom
  • King bed

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Euro Divers Eriyadu

Eriyadu Island Resort

Euro Divers is a 5 Star PADI dive centre located on-site at the Eriyadu Island Resort offering divers a friendly, safe environment with a high standard of service. This well-established dive centre compromises of four multi-lingual, knowledgeable instructors and a wide range of products which means they can professionally organize and guarantee a fun and memorable diving experience. There are around 40 dive sites close to the Eriyadu Island Resort which offer an array of underwater delights from schools of brightly colored fish, turtles, sting rays and white tip sharks! Eriyadu is the most northern island in the Nord Male Atoll. The 4-star island was fully renovated in the year 1998 and offers 60 single or double bungalows within tropical vegetation, only a view steps away from the crystal clear, turquoise sea and ensures the perfect holiday in the island paradise Maldives. The exotic Amann Spa will pamper your body and senses with many different wellnesses offers.

There are a range of experiences on offer whether you choose an individual dive package, a beginner’s course or a course for experienced divers, Euro Divers has it all. All Euro Divers PADI centres provide courses as well as specialties and a wide range of excursion programs for divers such as daily morning and afternoon dives, early morning dives, night dives, special full day excursions, wreck dives, special hammerhead dives and much more. Nitrox is also available in all centres and free of charge for PADI and NRC certified divers. Fluoro diving is now also an option at all the Euro Divers centres in the Maldives. It is a relatively new development nonetheless a very mesmerising one, you will be put in very small groups and equipped with special lights and mask filters which enables you to discover the reef by night. A very fascinating experience!

Euro Divers dive boats are comfortable and equipped with a sundeck, first aid kit, oxygen equipment (DAN) as well as a radio or mobile phone. In between dives the crew offers small refreshments on board.

Ultimate Diving is partnered with Euro Divers in various resorts enabling us to offer you the best diving packages in the Maldives.

32% nitrox mix is FOC for certified divers when pre-booking your daily diving

Diving Courses:

Equipment is included in the courses listed. Manuals, certification fees and boat transportation are not included and will be charged at the dive centre. Manuals and certification fee costs around USD155 locally.



Goods & Service Tax:



The Maldivian Government has implemented a 12% GST (Goods and Service Tax) and will be charged to all clients for all services provided at the resort, which will also include additional diving services. Pre-booked diving rates include this charge.



Please Note:The dive prices below do not include the boat fees, and these will be paid directly by you at the dive centre counter. :


Single boat dive - USD15

Two tank dive - USD25

Full Day Excursion - USD45



Equipment Rental: per day

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver

The Advanced Open Water Diver program gives you the opportunity to take your diving skill to the next level through three new areas of diving.
You complete your Deep Dive, Underwater Navigation Dive, Night Dive and two other dives for a total of five to attain your Advanced Open Water Diver certification.

This certification includes five dives, including the Deep Diver, the Underwater Navigation Diver and three of the following: You’ll plan your learning path with your instructor by choosing from a long list of Adventure Dives. There are two required dives – Deep and Underwater Navigation – and you choose the other three, for a total of five dives. During the Deep Adventure Dive, you learn how to plan dives to deal with the physiological effects and challenges of deeper scuba diving. The Underwater Navigation Adventure Dive refines your compass navigation skills and helps you better navigate using kick-cycles, visual landmarks and time.

The other knowledge and skills you get vary with your interest and the adventures you have – photography, buoyancy control, fish identification, exploring wrecks and many more.

PADI Open Water Diver

This is the most popular dive program in the world! And can be your chance to have a lifetime of intense adventures.

The PADI Open Water Diver course consists of three main phases:

Knowledge Development ( online, independent study or in a classroom) to understand basic principles of scuba diving
Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills
Open Water Dives to use your skills and explore!

PADI Discover Scuba Diving

This course is a subset of the PADI Open Water Diver course. If you're short on time but really want to become a diver, the PADI Scuba Diver rating might be right for you.

The PADI Scuba Diver course consists of three main phases:

PADI Scuba Diver

This course is a subset of the PADI Open Water Dive Course. If you’re short on time but really want to become a diver, The PADI Scuba Diver rating might be right for you.

The PADI Scuba Diver course consists of three main phases:

PADI Bubblemaker

Experience scuba diving under the direct supervision of a PADI Pro. Take your first breaths underwater in water shallower than 2 metres/6ft. For children who are at least 8 years old.

Bubble makers get a chance to:

PADI Underwater Naturalist

Get a better understanding about the local ecosystem and the differences between terrestrial and aquatic worlds. See new things, even in the most familiar dive sites.

Through class discussions and on two scuba dives, you’ll learn:

PADI Drift Diver

Drift diving can be relaxing and exhilarating. The course teaches you how to enjoy going with the flow as you scuba dive down rivers and use ocean currents to glide along.

Along with drift diving techniques and procedures, you’ll:

PADI Deep Diver

Explore deeper dive sites with confidence at depths down to 40 metres/130ft. Learn to manage your gas supply, go over buddy contact procedures, and buoyancy control.

Your training starts by reviewing reasons for deep diving and how important it is to know your personal limits. During four deep dives with your instructor, you’ll go over:

PADI Boat Diver

This course helps you expand your knowledge about boats from small inflatables to large liveaboard. You'll gain experience scuba diving by completing two dives from a boat.

The PADI Boat Diver course will expand your knowledge about boats from small inflatables to large liveaboard. You’ll gain experience scuba diving by completing two dives from a boat in your local area and learn :

PADI Digital Underwater Photographer

The most popular diving specialties course. It’s easy and fun to capture images of your underwater scuba adventures.

Through hands-on training during two scuba dives and guidance from your PADI Professional, you’ll discover:

PADI AWARE Fish Identification

Enjoy dives even more when you can recognize and identify fish families and their characteristics.

During two scuba dives, you’ll learn:

Wreck dive

A trip to the local wreck dives is a must for the experienced diver. It is an amazing experience!

Generally 3 dives (weather dependant)

PADI Night Diver

The underwater world changes as day creatures retire & nocturnal organisms emerge. If you've wondered what happens underwater after the sun goes down, enrol in the PADI Night Diver Specialty course.

Scuba diving at night teaches you to focus on what you can see in your light’s beam, on controlling your buoyancy by feel, on staying with your buddy and on paying attention to details you may overlook during the day. During three night dives, you’ll practice: