Lily Beach Resort & Spa

Huvahandhoo, Maldives


The Essentials

  • pool, beachside, spa area, restaurant, free wifi
  • Hotel Type: Beach, Spa, Romantic, Luxury, 5 star
  • Hotel size (number of rooms): 116
  • Check-in: 14:00 o'clock | Check-out: 12:00 o'clock
  • Spoken languages in the hotel: English, Chinese, German, French, Russian, Spanish, Japanese, Arabic, Filipino


  • Large range of free sports offered at the resort
  • Dive centre with courses for beginners and advanced alike
  • All-inclusive package for meals and drinks
  • Spacious villas on the beach and over the water
  • Lush fruit basket on arrival                            

Good to know

  • A transfer between Resort and airport must be booked in advance. The cost of the transfer is not included in the room prices
  • Dogs and cats are not allowed.
  • The meet&greet service will be charged


Huvahendhoo,South Ari Atoll, Maldives
20077 Huvahandhoo
Vaavu Atholhu, Maldives
  • hotel's private beach

Hotel description

Lily Beach Resort & Spa offers 125 luxurious villas on the beach or built over the water. With its own dive centre, water sports, and tennis and beach volleyball courts, the resort offers guests a wide range of activities. In the Tamara Spa by Mandara, guests can observe the Maldives’ colourful underwater world through glass windows while enjoying holistic spa treatments, or relax with a drink in the 2 outdoor swimming pools. Food and drinks are included in the room rate and served to guests in 6 restaurants and bars.
Beach Hotel: Villas on the sands or over the water
Each villa at Lily Beach Resort & Spa is located either on the island’s white sandy beach or directly over the water. Constructed to traditional designs using natural materials, they blend harmoniously with the island’s landscape. The Pro Divers dive centre, located within the resort, offers guests the opportunity to explore the underwater world of Ari Atoll, which includes some of the best dive sites in the Maldives.
Family Hotel: Children’s club, babysitting and playground
With offerings such as the spacious Family Beach Villas, the Lily Beach Resort & Spa is perfect for holidays with children. The Family Villas, which are formed of two interconnected beach villas, offer extra space and privacy with 2 separate bedrooms. Little ones can have fun in the free Kids’ Club in the mornings and afternoons, and the resort also offers a children’s entertainment programme, a babysitting service and an outdoor play area in the garden.
5 Star Hotel: All-inclusive luxury with the latest technology
Lily Beach Resort & Spa is the first 5 star all-inclusive resort in the Maldives. Food and drinks, as well as the sports and spa facilities, are included in the room rate. All 125 villas at Lily Beach Resort & Spa are equipped with a private veranda or terrace, large comfortable beds, free Wi-Fi and LCD flat screen TVs with satellite channels and a DVD player. Air conditioning and ceiling fans ensure the perfect room temperature. A minibar, Nespresso coffee machine and selection of fine teas are provided in each villa. The 69 beach villas, each with 68 square metres of floor space, and 16 lagoons villas, at 90 square metres, feature luxurious open-air bathrooms with large bath tubs. For even more comfort, the 36 spacious Deluxe Water Villas and 4 Sunset Water Villas offer between 126 and 182 square metres of space. They are equipped with Jacuzzi baths, home theatre systems and glass bottoms, through which guest can observe the marine life.
Eating & Drinking: All-Inclusive dining in 6 restaurants and bars
In the morning, the main Lily Maa restaurant serves a sumptuous buffet breakfast, including both hot and cold dishes. Rich lunch and dinner buffets are also served in the restaurant, which enjoys panoramic views of the lagoon, and where guests can watch their food being prepared over a barbecue or at live cooking stations. The Tamarind restaurant serves fine à la carte fusion cuisine, combining Thai, Indian and Chinese influences. The poolside Aqua bar, which is open daily between 10.00 and 22.30, features an international à la carte menu, as well as unlimited drinks, fruit juices and cocktails. Between 19.30 and 21.30, guests at Aqua bar can watch chefs prepare teppanyaki dishes live and order tempura and sashimi specialities, meat-Teppanyakis and fruity desserts. The Wave, an outdoor restaurant, offers delicious individually prepared lobster dishes. From 10.00 to 00.00, light snacks, tea, coffee and drinks are available at Vibes Bar, which also features weekly live entertainment. The Spirit Bar & Lounge is open until 01.00 and serves a wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Alongside cocktails, juices and soft drinks, guest can choose from countless aperitifs, beers and 80 wines. In addition, 4 different cigarette brands are available for sale in all the bars.
Location: Secluded island in the Maldives’ Southern Ari Atoll
Lily Beach Resort & Spa is located on the island of Huvahendhoo, in Southern Ari Atoll. Malé International Airport is around 80km away and can be reached via a 25-minute seaplane flight, offered by the resort for a fee.
Sport & Leisure: Holistic spa treatments, tennis, diving and evening entertainment
The 600 square metre Tamara Spa by Mandara pampers guests with holistic spa treatments. The spa has been built over the ocean, so visitors can gaze into turquoise waters while enjoying relaxing reflexology, hot stone or Thai massages, aromatherapy and other treatments. The spa also offers couples massages and healing baths. Between treatments, guest can unwind in the jacuzzi and 2 outdoor pools. The use of the gym, tennis court, beach volleyball court, table tennis and billiards room are free of charge. The Pro Divers dive centre offers PADI diving courses and snorkelling tours, during which participants can explore some of the most beautiful dive sites in the Maldives. The hotel also provides equipment for water skiing and windsurfing. In the evening, the bars and a nightclub, as well as free nightly entertainment, keeps guests amused, while children are in safe hands with the babysitting service or children’s entertainment.


    wireless LAN
    • free of charge
    air conditioning
        laundry service
          garden/outside area
            barbecue area
                    • 24 hour reception
                    room service
                        airport shuttle
                          • breakfast served in room
                            table tennis
                              outdoor pool
                              • open year-round
                              water sports
                              • diving
                              • snorkeling
                              • windsurfing
                              • fishing
                              • canoeing
                              fitness studio
                                fitness courses
                                • aerobics
                                • yoga
                                children's play area
                                  Outdoor playground
                                      • sauna use at extra charge
                                      Massage services
                                        wellbeing massage
                                          spa area
                                          • For a fee

                                          Frequently asked questions

                                          The following pools are available onsite: outdoor pool

                                          The hotel has 116 rooms in total.

                                          Check-in: 14:00 o'clock | Check-out: 12:00 o'clock

                                          The hotel is suitable for the whole family and also offers activities for children. These include, for example a children’s play area, outdoor playground and child care

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