5 Stars

Jan - Dec

13 Hours

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From £2300

Vilu Reef Beach & Spa Resort

A vision of paradise even before you set foot on the island.

The Vilu Reef Beach & Spa Resort is set in a tropical island atmosphere on Nilandhe Atoll, combining coconut palm trees with tropical gardens and beautiful white sandy beaches. This beautiful resort was designed to reflect local tradition and architecture and the crystal clear blue waters are blessed with soft sun kissed sand surrounded by an amazing coral reef and a lagoon creating the perfect place for you to relax and explore the underwater world.

As one of the Maldives premier resorts, Vilu Reef Beach & Spa Resort spares no efforts in creating a splendid holiday experience that will for sure bring you back fond memories and we can guarantee that you will be pampered from top to toe with the resort’s warm, friendly and personalised service.

Throughout the day, the resorts 3 restaurants and 2 bars dish out exotic local food, as well as familiar favourites of the East and West. In addition, themed dining options are available for you to enjoy if you would like to try something a little different during your stay on the island.

A tranquil pond with a water fountain immediately transfers you to a calm state of mind when you enter the Sun Spa at Vilu Reef Beach & Spa Resort. This oasis of serenity waits for you within a setting of rustic ambience. As you relax before your treatment, you can lie back in the central seating area and take in the atmosphere of the spa away from the hustle and bustle of your everyday life. The Sun Spa includes four massage pavilions, three of which are open air with flower baths and open air showers.

The resort’s 5 Star Gold Palm PADI dive centre brings together an exciting array of diving and snorkelling itineraries, from discover scuba diving courses for beginners to specialist courses for the advanced enthusiast. On hand to guide you are the multilingual, professionally certified instructors, whose passion for the sea and the sport will soon inspire you to dive right in and explore the fascinating underwater world around the island.

Board Basis

  • Daily breakfast and dinner
  • Daily breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Daily breakfast, lunch, dinner and selection of drinks.afternoon tea with sandwiches, unlimited soft drinks (coke, fanta and sprite), still mineral water, fruit juices (canned), house wine, beers, regular brands of whiskey, gin, vodka and rum. Please note that all drinks are served by the glass and in the main bar, main restaurant and pool bar from 10:00 until midnight.
Beach Villa

Deluxe Beach Villa

The deluxe beach villa showcases exceptional attention to detail with its circular architecture and spiral roof while the teak furnishings and open-air enclosed courtyard complement the blissfully intimate surroundings.

  • Mini Bar
  • International Telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Satellite Channels
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • T.V.
  • DVD/CD System
  • iPod docking station
  • Bathrobes
  • Wi-Fi
Deluxe Beach Villa with Pool

Deluxe Beach Villa with Pool

The exclusive deluxe beach villas with pool boasts a large private pool hewn from lava stone that contrasts beautifully with the white sand and tropical surroundings. Whatever the time of the day, the tropical breeze and the sound of lapping waves on the shores will captivate your senses.

  • Mini Bar
  • International Telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Satellite Channels
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • T.V.
  • DVD/CD System
  • Swimming Pool
  • iPod docking station
  • Bathrobes
  • Wi-Fi
Deluxe Beach Villa

Sunset Deluxe Beach Villa with Pool

Situated on a prime beach front location, the sunset deluxe beach villas are similar to the deluxe beach villas with Pool but with the added luxury of a direct sunset view. They also come with a private cabana on the beach for the romantics to enjoy the glorious Maldivian sunset in privacy.

  • Mini Bar
  • International Telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Satellite Channels
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • T.V.
  • DVD/CD System
  • Swimming Pool
  • iPod docking station
  • Bathrobes
  • Wi-Fi
Sunset Jacuzzi Water Villa

Sunset Jacuzzi Water Villa

Bask in the warm embrace of the sun as the gentle lapping of wave’s calms you into blissful oblivion. With your very own jacuzzi and chaise lounge on the extended deck overlooking the lagoon, as well as a swim-up platform with private stair access to the lagoon, this picture of contentment is yours any time of the day.

  • Mini Bar
  • International Telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Satellite Channels
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • T.V.
  • DVD/CD System
  • iPod docking station
  • Bathrobes
  • Jacuzzi
  • Wi-Fi
Jacuzzi Water Villa

Jacuzzi Water Villa

The jacuzzi water villas are built on stilts above the calming sapphire lagoon and are equipped with a private sundeck and jacuzzi overlooking the sparkling Indian Ocean.

  • Mini Bar
  • International Telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Satellite Channels
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • T.V.
  • DVD/CD System
  • iPod docking station
  • Bathrobes
  • Jacuzzi
  • Wi-Fi
Honeymoon Water Villa

Honeymoon Water Villa

For an intimate getaway with all the comforts and luxuries of the privileged few, look no further than the honeymoon water villas with all the amenities of the jacuzzi water villas as well as a separate living room with floor to ceiling glass panels bringing the splendour of nature right to your doorstep.

  • Mini Bar
  • International Telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Air conditioning
  • Living Room
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Satellite Channels
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • T.V.
  • DVD/CD System
  • iPod docking station
  • Bathrobes
  • Jacuzzi
  • Wi-Fi
Water Villa with Pool

Water Villa with Pool

Situated on stilts over the water, each villa boasts panoramic ocean views and direct access to the lagoon via private stairway where you can get up close to a whole host of multi-coloured friendly fish without venturing far.

  • Mini Bar
  • International Telephone
  • Hairdryer
  • Air conditioning
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Satellite Channels
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • T.V.
  • DVD/CD System
  • Swimming Pool
  • iPod docking station
  • Bathrobes
  • Wi-Fi

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Sun Diving School

Vilu Reef Beach & Spa Resort

The Sun Diving School is a PADI Golden Palm 5 Star facility located on the centre of the Island next to the north side of the main restaurant. The centre has a large and convenient reception area, an office, two air conditioned classrooms, compressor facilities and a spacious wet room. The two new Bauer Verticus compressors and a separate Nitrox allows you to enjoy longer dives so you can make the most out of your time in the Maldives enjoying its underwater delights.

The dive sites around Vilu Reef Beach & Spa Resort have everything to offer, from easy long reef diving with the possibility to see whale sharks, tuna, sharks, eagle rays, mantas and turtles on thila and giri dives with stunning coral formations and an amazing variety of reef fish and gobies.

The dive centre offers two tank boat dives in the morning with a departure at 9 o’clock and one tank boat dive in the afternoon leaving at 15:30. Experienced divers have the opportunity to dive at any time independently either in the lagoon or at the house reef.

Please Note:

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.



Boat Trips Fee:

Morning Boat Trip - USD25

Afternoon Boat Trip - USD17

Full Day Boat Dive Excursion - USD50



Equipment Rental: per day

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 Scuba Diver to Open Water Upgrade

This program will allow you to dive to depths of 18 metres and achieve the most popular dive program in the world!

From the beginning to end of the course, you will learn the fundamentals of scuba diving, including areas such as dive equipment and techniques that will give you the confidence and skill to become a responsible diver.

PADI Open Water Referral

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

From the beginning to end of the course, you will learn the fundamentals of scuba diving, including areas such as dive equipment and techniques that will give you the confidence and skill to become a responsible diver.

You attain this rating by completing five pool dives and a number of knowledge development sessions with a final exam (which is not rocket science its just diving) and by completing four open water dives.

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: