Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi

Synonymous with bringing together the social elite, world leaders, and captains of industry since it first opened its doors in New York City in 1893, Waldorf Astoria is a historical and iconic luxury brand under Hilton. It boasts an impressive global portfolio, creating a unique sense of place with a relentless commitment to personal service and culinary excellence in landmark locations around the world.

As such, few places in the world offer ultimate privacy and uninterrupted beauty than the white sandy beaches of Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi. From the moment you set foot in their hotels, their properties are destinations where unforgettable experiences and everlasting memories are created.

In addition to the unique destination, experience the True Waldorf Service where guests are invited to Live Unforgettable – the brand ethos inspired by their legacy of delivering anticipatory service with unwavering attention to detail, no matter how magnificent or mundane the ask.

Inspired by the azure blue waters and white sandy beach of Maldives Ithaafushi, Waldorf Astoria offers an array of luxury spa destinations with signature treatments that is uniquely developed for Maldives Ithaafushi.

This result in a truly unforgettable stay that satisfies guests’ every desire in timeless, yet timely environments around the world.

Nestled among white sands and crystal blue waters, the resort is within close proximity to Malé International Airport, a mere 30 minutes by yacht. The white sandbanks and azure water around the resort is the picture-perfect backdrop to your perfect Maldives holiday.

The 122 all-pool Beach, Reef, and Overwater villas span three private islands, where guests can discover indulgent choices from 11 celebrated dining venues.

Surrounded by green foliage, steps from clear turquoise waters, their four Lagoon cabana, located around the Lagoon Pool and Mirror Pool, offers privacy for a day in the sun. For the ultimate indulgence, enjoy a day package including two glasses of Champagne and oysters. A specially crafted cabana menu is also available.

The Lagoon Pool and Mirror pool stretching along the white sand beach offer an effortlessly chic ambience with poolside favourites, handcrafted cocktails and a resident DJ with live music.


There are 122 villas located across three private islands. Choose from one, two or three-bedroom villas, each with a private pool, swing daybeds, dining gazebos and in-water lounges – all with uninterrupted views of the Indian Ocean.

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Beach Villa with Pool

Enjoy easy access to the white sand beaches, with views of the lush greenery with Beach Villas accommodation. These extremely spacious villas start from 234sqm and can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children.

Floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding doors from both the spacious bedroom and magnificent bathroom present views across the expansive wooden deck, garden and the ocean.

The bedroom boasts a king-sized signature Waldorf Astoria bed, seating area, 65-inch TV and sound system.

His and hers closets will lead you through to the bathroom with indoor and outdoor showers, vanities and an oversized bathtub.

Your private and spacious terrace comes with a pool, hammock and sun loungers with ample choice and space to fully relax and enjoy the magnificent views from every corner. The King Grand Beach Villa at 276sqms features an additional exterior dining pavilion.

Reef Villa with Pool

Nestled in tropical foliage, Reef Villa offers you the best of both worlds - the natural beauty of the island in addition to the majestic ocean view. This home-away-from-home private villa starts from 279sqm and can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children.

The spacious bedroom features a king-sized Waldorf Astoria signature bed and sitting area, dressing room and enticing bathroom.

The decadent bathroom allows you to luxuriate while you take a bath in the free-standing bath tub that overlooks the expansive sea. The spacious and bright bathroom also features a double vanity and separate shower.

Outside, the wooden deck offers relaxation and fun with direct ocean access, an overwater hammock, large infinity pool, dining gazebo, loungers and shaded daybed for a cosy treat.

For guests who would prefer an additional living space, you can opt for the King Grand Reef Villa at 319sqm which features an indoor/outdoor living and dining area.

Overwater Villa with Pool

Overwater Villas are an iconic Maldivian experience and these private Overwater Villas from Waldorf Astoria are no exception. Unlike Reef Villas which are nestled in tropical foliage, thw Overwater Villas provides guests an even more breathtaking experience with an all encompassing overwater experience. Starting from 283sqms, lounge above lapping waves on an expansive outdoor deck and explore the ocean views below through a clear glass floor.

Fit for 2 adults and 2 children, these villas allow you to embrace the ocean's beauty with floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding doors for glorious views over the sparkling ocean to the far horizon.

Relax with a king-sized Waldorf Astoria beds and state-of-the-art audio-visual entertainment.

The bathroom has a soaking tub and indoor and outdoor showers, while a glass floor in the dressing room reveals the tropical reef and fish below.

Outside, swim in the pool or the ocean, dine in the pavilion or laze on the daybed or in the overwater hammock.

The King Grand Overwater Villas at 334 sqm features an indoor/outdoor living and dining area.

Two Bedroom Overwater Villa with Pool

This spacious 624 sqm Two Bedroom Overwater Villa is perfect for your next family vacation as it accommodates 4 adults and 2 children below 12 years.

Generous living and relaxing space is found in these luxurious villas with floor-to-ceiling windows and sliding doors, allowing in plenty of Maldivian seabreeze and sunlight.

The villa features two separate bedrooms with King and 2 Queen beds providing privacy and ample space for rest.

An open-concept indoor bathroom allows you to luxuriate while you take a bath in the free-standing bath tub that overlooks the expansive sea. The spacious and bright bathroom also features a double vanity and separate shower.

The villa also comes with your own spacious and expansive deck that allows for entertainment and lounge. Take a dip in your private pool that provides an uninterrupted view of the Indian Ocean or laze on the sun beds available. The deck also features an overwater hammock and dining tables so that you can savour a meal in the gazebo.

Stella Maris Ocean Villa with Pool

Guests looking for a more private holiday can look to this 536sqm Ocean Villa which accommodates 3 adults.

This spacious retreat has a large bedroom with sitting area, generous indoor living and dining area fitted with state-of-the-art audio-visual entertainment and magnificent bathroom, all with floor-to-ceiling windows.

The upper deck offers a chef's service and BBQ station. The lower wooden deck boasts its own infinity pool, hot tub, overwater hammocks and direct ocean access.


From al fresco settings overlooking shimmering pools to unique bars with breathtaking sunset views, there’s a culinary experience for every palate with 11 unique dining options at Waldorf Astoria Maldives.


Terra presents a picturesque gastronomic dinner experience in private dining nests crafted from natural bamboo. Gaze across the ocean as you dine among the treetops in one of seven bamboo nests.

This unparalleled dining experience at Terra features the world's finest ingredients, such as Miyazake Wagyu Beef and Alba White Truffle, complemented by an extensive collection of premium wines and the resort's signature Krug Champagne handpicked by the first Maldives' Krug Ambassador.

Li Long

Beautifully located over the turquoise lagoon. Li Long offers contemporary Chinese cuisine and is the only authentic Chinese restaurant in the Maldives that serves Peking duck roasted in the Maldives’ first classic wood-fired oven.

You can also pair your cuisine with speciality Chinese tea from the finest tea collection. A private dining room with lagoon view is ideal for family gatherings.


Adorned with antique décor and artifacts, Yasmeen presents a gastronomic journey of Levant cuisine in a heritage Arabian village setting with an Indian Ocean view. Savor piping hot Saj bread baked in a traditional oven, mezzes and succulent charcoal-grilled meat and seafood.

Tasting Table

Start your day with gourmet breakfast accompanied by a glorious sunrise. Embrace sunset views as the restaurant transform into a beachside dining venue offering international favorites.

Find open-theatre kitchen counters in their main restaurant for breakfast and dinner. Tasting Table offers an international menu of delicious cuisine allowing you to discover culinary highlights spanning from Asia to Europe in theirr relaxing dining room or beachside terrace.

The Ledge by Dave Pynt

Created by Dave Pynt from Burnt Ends, a Michelin-starred restaurant in Singapore, The Ledge by Dave Pynt brings Burnt Ends' much-loved modern Australian barbecue style to the Maldives.

Local lobsters

The perfect pool-side spot for a leisurely lunch, by night The Ledge turns into an intimate restaurant where the bar and grill come to life.


This resort’s playground is surrounded by Lagoon Pool and Mirror pool stretching along the white sand beach. With an effortlessly chic ambience, indulge in poolside favourites and handcrafted cocktails with a resident DJ and evening live music.

Waldorf Astoria Spa

The Waldorf Astoria Spa is a lifestyle spa sanctuary nestled in the botanical gardens, with 10 treatment villas, including overwater spa villas. Escape from the noise of everyday life and soothe the soul with crafted treatments and wellness programs that focus on relaxation, rebalance and results.

Signature Experience

Empower Earth is a 180- minute top-to-toe ritual that is the ultimate indulgent experience, leaving you feeling truly rejuvenated.


• Foot Cleanse Ritual

• Himalayan Salt Body Polish

• Himalayan Salt Stone Massage

• Indulgent Hand & Foot Rejuvenation

• Express Scalp Mask by Philip Kingsley

A wide variety of treatment ranging from beauty, hairstyle and glamour is available as well. For the health-conscious, their fitness centre aims to help guest boost metabolism, gain body strength, reduce body fat, increase cardiovascular fitness and improve mobility and flexibility. Personal trainers will provide guests with endless individualized training options to help you reach your goals and enhance your health and fitness development


Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi offers the idyllic setting for a range of exciting recreation and watersport activities. Enjoy a blast of fun with their watersports featuring myriads of activities to suit all age groups and interests.

The site boasts an abundance of diving sites with one thrilling dive opportunity after another. You'll get to see the most magnificent underwater wildlife, as well as untouched scenery in balmy waters with outstanding visibility. Their Diving and Snorkelling programmes offer exhilarating activities for complete novices as well as certified divers.

For the adventurous, try out their complimentary activities such as kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding, catamaran sailing, or paddleboats.

With Waldorf Astoria's extensive array of unique amenities, your personalized stay can be everything you've imagined. Their experienced team is on hand to make your holiday a memorable one.

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2021 Promotional Package

4 Nights Reef Villa with Pool Package

#1 Traveling Period : 6th Jan - 7th May 2021

Starts from US$11,490 NET for 2 adults

#2 Traveling Period : 8th May - 30 Sep 2021

Starts from US$5,190 NET for 2 adults - Book before 28th Feb 2021

#3 Traveling Period : 1st Oct - 20 Dec 2021

Starts from US$5,990 NET for 2 adults - Book before 30th Jun 2021


  • Daily buffet breakfast at Tasting Table

  • Daily dinner at island-wide restaurants

  • Return shared yacht transport

  • One bottle of champagne and chef's design of the day (Honeymoon Special)

  • 1-hour professional photoshoot & romantic flower baths (Honeymoon Special)

  • Complimentary use of non-motorized water sports equipment

  • Complimentary stay, dine & transfer for children below 6 years old

Inclusive of all taxes and service charges

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