Located on a beautiful private island with pristine beaches and lush tropical greenery, Ayada Maldives offers a truly luxurious retreat with a genuine Maldivian style. A wide range of restaurants, large villas with private infinity pools, and our multiple award-winning AySpa make Ayada Maldives an excellent choice. A large variety of water sports, excursions and further activities are available for our guests.
Ayada Maldives is located in the pristine Gaafu Dhaalu Atoll in the south of the country. Our atoll is often referred as the most beautiful region in the Maldives.
We have 8 outlets at Ayada Maldives, each offering a different cuisine and unique dining experiences, including Teppanyaki, Mediterranean fine dining and Asian flavors. In each restaurant, we use fresh organic ingredients from our garden and local farms, that makes our food authentic and luxuriously delicious. Ile de Joie, our over-water wine cellar offers a unique wine & cheese experience. Our chefs are ready to cater for all dietary requirements.
Ayada Maldives’ 3500 sqm AySpa has been designed to rejuvenate the body, mind and spirit. The spa showcases terrazzo floors with marble and timber hues to reinforce an indigenous feel to your spa experience. Maldives’ first vichy shower room and private Turkish Hammam including an elaborate marble plinth.
Make memories that last for a lifetime. Ayada Maldives offers an extensive list of excursions that will showcase the finest and authentic Maldivian experiences. Ranging from sunset cruises, fishing trips and excursions to inhabited islands, all excursions are undertaken under the care of experienced and personable team members.
PRIVATE HOUSE REEF SNORKELING
Our house reef is one of the best in the country. Let one of our guides take you to explore its beauty.
FISHING AT SUNSET
Take a traditional Maldivian wooden boat and try your hand at traditional Maldivian fishing as we set sail before sunset and see if the fish bite. If you’re lucky with your line, Ayada’s chef will prepare and cook your catch for you tomorrow.
GLASS-BOTTOMED BOAT TOUR
See the sights of the undersea world from the breezy comfort of our glass bottomed boat as we take you for a drive above the beautiful coral reefs of Ayada.
DESERTED ISLAND PICNIC
Let us take you to a nearby deserted island for a romantic Robinson Crusoe experience you’ll treasure forever.
LOCAL ISLAND VISIT
See what life is like on a real Maldivian island; see textiles being woven and maybe say hello to a few of the locals. This island adventure starts at a traditional local village where you can immerse yourself in the lives of a local Maldivian community and drink fresh coconut after it’s been picked from the tree for you.
Enjoy either a picnic or dinner experience on a nearby Sandbank. Relax and enjoy unspoilt natural beauty being alone on a tiny island.
Find out for yourself why we have a worldwide reputation for amazing coral reefs as we take you snorkeling to two of our favorite sites.
DOLPHIN SPOTTING TRIP
We head out to join our neighbors in the ocean, the spinner dolphins to see them play and leap. Note: sightings are not guaranteed but we’re pretty good at finding them.