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 Amazing!! We stayed 2 weeks in july 2017 at W retreat & Spa. Truly a great experience, 1 week in the Beach oasis, 1 week in the Ocean Oasis. We preferred the Beach Oasis - Service at the hotel is more than perfect! 

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Anantara Dhigu Luxury resort
Anantara Maldives
Anantara

Anantara Dhigu Resort & Spa Maldives welcomes you to discover uncompromised luxury amid a secluded paradise island. Wake up to soothing views of the endless deep blue Indian Ocean. Take a morning plunge in the private pool of your over-water villa. Kayak to neighboring desert islands for lunch under a shady palm.

Nestled on Dhigu Island in the South Malé Atoll, Anantara Dhigu Resort & Spa Maldives is composed of fastidious over-water suites, luxury villas and beach bungalows just a 35-minute speedboat ride from Malé International Airport. The tropical lagoon setting with its brilliant coral reef creates the ultimate island getaway. Peer into the crystal waters below your suite at puffer fish, sting rays and baby reef sharks. Take part in an array of watersports including diving, snorkelling, surfing and island hopping.

Anantara Dhigu’s evocative location is matched by a luxurious desert island design approach that’s sympathetic to the region while providing you with excellent facilities. Play tennis, hit the gym and swim lengths in the freshwater infinity-edge pool, or simply unwind at Anantara Spa with its range of world-renowned signature treatments. Discover your own stretch of paradise at Anantara Dhigu Resort & Spa.

  • Anantara Dhigu Resort & Spa wins Maldives Leading Villa in  World Travel Awards Gala Ceremony held in Johannesburg on the 7th July 2010
  • Specialize in Honeymoon Romance gateway
  • A member of The Leading Small Hotels of the World
  • A member of Small Luxury Hotels 



Maldives Luxury Hotel Suites at Anantara Dhigu Resort & Spa
Wake up to the gentle rays of sun shining from above, while crystal Indian Ocean waters ripple below your private suite at Anantara Dhigu Maldives. Recline on the private sun deck or take a long soak in our terrazzo tub for two. Anantara’s over-water suites all benefit from glorious ocean views for the perfect Maldives luxury hotel experience.

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Sunrise Beach Villa

Wake up in a beach villa in Maldives with the rising sun. Your Maldives beach villa awaits, fringed by lush foliage and powdery white sands. Unwind on your daybed on your private sun terrace or in your freestanding terrazzo tub in your open-air bathroom. Part palm fronds to reveal an empty stretch of beach and the Indian Ocean before you. Size: 125 sqm


Sunset Pool Villa

Take a dip in your private plunge pool at our Maldives villa. Villas in the Maldives highlight island beauty in full colour. The rear of your villa opens onto an extended outdoor bathroom and walled garden. Amidst the lush greenery, plunge into your private pool. Enjoy a stroll on the beach before taking dinner al fresco, served by your personal Villa Host. Size: 180 sqm


Anantara Pool Villa

An island hideaway in a pool villa kissed by ocean breezes. Your pool villa in the Maldives offers sunset views, a larger pool, and a Villa Host to cater to your every need. Take a refreshing dip in your pool sunken into soft white sands, the ocean steps beyond. Soak in the sun on your daybed set over pool’s edge. Catch the last rays of daylight each evening from your sun terrace complete with daybed, sun loungers and a dining area. Size: 150 sqm


Anantara Over-Water Pool Suite

Unwind in a luxurious private pool haven. Contemporary sleek lines, cool marble, smooth teak underfoot and uninterrupted views of the dazzling ocean. Maldives hotels with private pools invite supreme unwinding. Swim in the natural blue lagoon beneath your suite, or laze in your infinity pool at water’s edge. Stargaze by night or sunbathe on your spacious deck by day as you soak up the tranquil atmosphere. Size: 129 sqm


Two-Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa

Share quality family time together in paradise at our Maldives hotel. The Anantara collection features some of the best hotels in the Maldives for families. With the Two Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa, two semi-connected villas give you the perfect balance of togetherness and alone time. Each of the standalone bedrooms features its own spacious, open-air bathroom. A sprawling shared sundeck connects you, complete with terraces, sun loungers, a daybed and an inviting pool. Take in breathtaking sunset views and stroll onto white sands, with direct beach access. Size: 321 sqm


Sunrise Over-Water Suite

Villas suspended over crystal waters. Quintessential Maldives. Water villas in the Maldives are the quintessential experience. Indulge in lagoon living, waking up to the ocean breeze, peering through your glass viewing panel in the bathroom floor to gaze at colourful marine life, or lowering yourself into balmy waters for up-close encounters. Bathe in a standalone tub with picture-perfect views of the waters beyond. Size: 119 sqm


Sunset Beach Villa

Dramatic sunsets from the sun loungers of your beach villa. Your beach villa in the Maldives opens directly onto soft white sands. Enjoy the lull of the ocean waves and breathtaking encounters with indigenous herons. Watch sunsets unfold across the sky. Dine under the stars on your private deck. Refresh yourself in a large terrazzo tub surrounded by lush foliage. Size: 125 sqm


Sunset Over-Water Suite

Private suite sunsets over the dappling waters of the Indian Ocean. Spend lazy days oceanside in your Maldives water suite, sprawled on a daybed on your private sundeck or shaded inside with floor-to-ceiling doors slid open. Take a dip in the balmy lagoon below or sink into your freestanding tub and admire the horizon beyond. Toast the sunset with wine from your in-villa cellar, before dining out on the deck. Size: 119 sqm


Two Bedroom Family Villa

Direct access to pure white sands and space to play in a private garden. Share family time on the shaded terrace complete with a dining table and hammock for relaxation. Retreat to bedrooms equipped with king or twin beds – each with its own semi-outdoor ensuite bathroom. Watch as your little ones splash in the spacious terrazzo tub or the lagoon just steps from your villa. Anantara Dhigu offers the finest accommodation amongst Maldives family resorts. Size: 237 sqm



Sunset Pool Villa

Take a dip in your private plunge pool at our Maldives villa. Villas in the Maldives highlight island beauty in full colour. The rear of your villa opens onto an extended outdoor bathroom and walled garden. Amidst the lush greenery, plunge into your private pool. Enjoy a stroll on the beach before taking dinner al fresco, served by your personal Villa Host. Size: 180 sqm


Anantara Pool Villa

An island hideaway in a pool villa kissed by ocean breezes. Your pool villa in the Maldives offers sunset views, a larger pool, and a Villa Host to cater to your every need. Take a refreshing dip in your pool sunken into soft white sands, the ocean steps beyond. Soak in the sun on your daybed set over pool’s edge. Catch the last rays of daylight each evening from your sun terrace complete with daybed, sun loungers and a dining area. Size: 150 sqm


Two-Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa

Share quality family time together in paradise at our Maldives hotel. The Anantara collection features some of the best hotels in the Maldives for families. With the Two Bedroom Anantara Pool Villa, two semi-connected villas give you the perfect balance of togetherness and alone time. Each of the standalone bedrooms features its own spacious, open-air bathroom. A sprawling shared sundeck connects you, complete with terraces, sun loungers, a daybed and an inviting pool. Take in breathtaking sunset views and stroll onto white sands, with direct beach access. Size: 321 sqm



Sunrise Beach Villa

Wake up in a beach villa in Maldives with the rising sun. Your Maldives beach villa awaits, fringed by lush foliage and powdery white sands. Unwind on your daybed on your private sun terrace or in your freestanding terrazzo tub in your open-air bathroom. Part palm fronds to reveal an empty stretch of beach and the Indian Ocean before you. Size: 125 sqm


Sunset Beach Villa

Dramatic sunsets from the sun loungers of your beach villa. Your beach villa in the Maldives opens directly onto soft white sands. Enjoy the lull of the ocean waves and breathtaking encounters with indigenous herons. Watch sunsets unfold across the sky. Dine under the stars on your private deck. Refresh yourself in a large terrazzo tub surrounded by lush foliage. Size: 125 sqm



Sunrise Over-Water Suite

Villas suspended over crystal waters. Quintessential Maldives. Water villas in the Maldives are the quintessential experience. Indulge in lagoon living, waking up to the ocean breeze, peering through your glass viewing panel in the bathroom floor to gaze at colourful marine life, or lowering yourself into balmy waters for up-close encounters. Bathe in a standalone tub with picture-perfect views of the waters beyond. Size: 119 sqm


Sunset Over-Water Suite

Private suite sunsets over the dappling waters of the Indian Ocean. Spend lazy days oceanside in your Maldives water suite, sprawled on a daybed on your private sundeck or shaded inside with floor-to-ceiling doors slid open. Take a dip in the balmy lagoon below or sink into your freestanding tub and admire the horizon beyond. Toast the sunset with wine from your in-villa cellar, before dining out on the deck. Size: 119 sqm



Anantara Over-Water Pool Suite

Unwind in a luxurious private pool haven. Contemporary sleek lines, cool marble, smooth teak underfoot and uninterrupted views of the dazzling ocean. Maldives hotels with private pools invite supreme unwinding. Swim in the natural blue lagoon beneath your suite, or laze in your infinity pool at water’s edge. Stargaze by night or sunbathe on your spacious deck by day as you soak up the tranquil atmosphere. Size: 129 sqm



Two Bedroom Family Villa

Direct access to pure white sands and space to play in a private garden. Share family time on the shaded terrace complete with a dining table and hammock for relaxation. Retreat to bedrooms equipped with king or twin beds – each with its own semi-outdoor ensuite bathroom. Watch as your little ones splash in the spacious terrazzo tub or the lagoon just steps from your villa. Anantara Dhigu offers the finest accommodation amongst Maldives family resorts. Size: 237 sqm




Restaurants

Anantara Dhigu Resort & Spa is a destination that appeases more than your aesthetic senses. Indulge in a guilt inducing gastronomic affair in the luxury Maldives restaurants that are scattered throughout our tranquil island retreat and its sister resort Anantara Veli.

Fushi Café

On the white sandy beach of Dhigu Island, Fushi Caf? restaurant at Anantara Dhigu Maldives serves a lavish full breakfast buffet each morning complete with live cooking stations. Then, as the sun sets, the restaurant transforms to offer a buffet with a variety of flavors including international cuisines and local Maldivian food. Fine dining by the sea at its very best.

Breakfast and evening meals

Fuddan Fusion Grill

Sample the freshest seafood scooped straight from the ocean or feast on imported steaks at the lively Fuddan Fusion Grill. Prime aged imported cuts from Japan and Australia. Maldivian prawns, Wahoo and lobster. Facing the inner turquoise reef, the grill offers fine dining by the sea with a variety of cooking styles; flame grilled, tandoori, wok saut?ed, fired in a wood oven. Tell us how you like it prepared.

Lunch and evening meals

Terrazzo

Anantara Dhigu Maldives brings Italy to the tropics at Terrazzo, an intimate ocean-view restaurant serving rustic Italian favorites like wood-fire pizzas, homemade pastas and delectable seafood. Signature dishes include homemade lobster ravioli, table-side-spun Caesar salad and our sumptuous seafood spread. Accompanying the food is a selection of wines from both northern and southern regions of Italy, paired perfectly to your meal thanks to our resident Wine Guru.

Evening meals

Aqua

Providing poolside refreshments and light snacks, Aqua by Anantara Dhigu Maldives is the perfect gathering point for another day in paradise. Accessible both in and out of the water, you can swim up to the bar and create your own cocktail from our range of ingredients. Early evening ushers in picturesque ocean-view sunsets while you savor a drink in the lounge area.

Dining by Design

A banquet on the beach. A candlelit dinner of Maldivian food on your own stretch of sand or desert island. A barbeque attended by a personal chef on your terrace. Restaurants at Anantara Dhigu Maldives extend beyond the dining room. Let us plan romantic fine dining for two in countless, secluded getaways either at Anantara Dhigu or our sister resort Anantara Veli.

Baan Huraa

At Anantara Veli

Dine on fragrant Thai cuisine in a beautiful over-water teak restaurant with ocean views. Baan Huraa at Anantara Veli serves a unique dining experience concocted by some of the finest Thai chefs. Our signature dishes include coconut curries from Thailand?s southern provinces as well as hot and spicy dishes from the north, bound together by an authenticity of flavour. Baan Huraa is among the finest Thai luxury restaurants in the Maldives.

Lunch and evening meals

73 Degrees

At Anantara Veli

73 Degrees? light and airy Maldivian-style thatched-roof pavilion faces the lagoon of Veligandu Huraa. Dine at the sumptuous breakfast buffet of fresh tropical fruits and juices, cereals, homemade breads, grilled meats, vegetables and made-to-order omelettes. Our ocean-view restaurant also has the perfect accompaniment to dining by the sea: a Seafood Market where you can select fish plucked straight from the ocean.

Breakfast and evening meals

Dhoni

At Anantara Veli

Kick back by the tranquil lagoon of Veligandu Huraa. Swim up to the poolside bar and savor cocktails and chilled-out vibes. Settle into the infinity-edge pool and glance at the seascape as you unwind with other guests. Anantara Veli Maldives? Dhoni ocean-view bar serves an array of island-style cocktails and light snacks, perfect for those Maldives sunsets.

Geckos

At Anantara Veli

Enjoy freshly-baked crusts and piled high toppings from our wood-fired oven. You?ve found your perfect spot for ocean-view dining on inventive pizza and light snacks at Veligandu Huraa. Dine al fresco on the deck or in the thatched roof pavilion. Sit back or try a game of pool, steps away from the free-standing bar.

Evening meals


With the sound of calm waves running beneath you and panoramic views of pristine ocean it’s time to unwind and enliven your spirit with the luxury spa at Anantara Dhigu.

Escape every-day cares with indigenously inspired luxury over-water treatments for your body and soul. Our Maldives resort spa lets you choose between nine sumptuous spa suites, each perched over the lagoon on Dhigufinolhu. The spa menu features holistic therapies designed to enrich and detoxify, all while you relax and take in your perfect island holiday.

Signature treatment
Maldivian Coconut Marvellous (200 minutes)

You’ve escaped from all the stresses of the hectic world back home. Now, make sure you leave it all behind and return refreshed, restored and relaxed in mind, body and soul. Coax your body into an elevated sense of renewal with a sequence designed to rejuvenate couples from head to toe by utilising coconut’s prized remedial benefits.
Floral Foot Ritual – Essence White Coconut Scrub – Shower – Essence White Coconut Wrap –
Shower – Anantara Muscle Tension Release Massage – Refreshment


Other treatment
Anantara Synchronised Massage (90 minutes)

A truly inspiring and unforgettable spa experience, the medium pressure of Anantara’s Synchronised Massage incorporates the exacting skills of two therapists working together in rhythmic tandem.

Shower – Floral Foot Ritual – Anantara Synchronised Massage – Refreshment

Three Days in Paradise (405 minutes)
Take time out to truly relax by enhancing your stay in paradise with a collection of our most popular treatments, carefully combined in a journey of exotic signature pampering.

Day 1: Shower – Floral Foot Ritual – Stress Release Aromatic Massage – Refreshment
Day 2: Floral Foot Ritual – Exotic Island Salt Glow – Shower – Seaweed Wrap – Shower – Traditional Thai Massage – Refreshment
Day 3: Floral Foot Ritual – Exotic Herbal Bath – Foot Reflexology – Refreshment

Spa facilities:
9 luxurious treatments suites set over the lagoon on Dhigufinolhu
2 double treatment suites both with an alfresco relaxation area and Jacuzzi
Dedicated treatment rooms for Ayurvedic and Thai therapies
Expansive over-water relaxation deck
Indoor and outdoor showers
Steam room and sauna
Jacuzzi and cold plunge pool for relaxation before or after treatments