Located on the southern tip of the Ari Atoll is Maafushivaru Maldives, which is surrounded by clear waters with a house reef, powder-white soft sand and lush vegetation. This 500 m long island features thatch-roofed villas, a spa and gym.
Contemporary beach or over-water villas are air conditioned and equipped with a flat-screen TV with DVD player and iPod docking station. They also feature an outdoor terrace, espresso machine and spacious en suite bathroom with bath and shower.
Guests can enjoy diving and snorkelling besides fishing. Relaxing massages can be arranged at the spa. There is also an outdoor swimming pool with children’s pool. Free Wi-Fi is provided.
Maafushivaru’s main restaurant overlooks the lagoon and offers a buffet of international and local flavours. 135° East is a contemporary Teppanyaki and Sushi restaurant with its own over-water pavilion. Private dining arrangements can also be made. The Library Lounge coffee shop serves a range of tea and specialty coffees. There is also bar and wine chiller.
Maafushivaru Maldives is located in the same lagoon as Lonubo. It is a 25-minute seaplane journey from Malé International Airport.