Nestled on its beachfront, Arena Beach Hotel sits atop the edge of a locally inhabited island, Maafushi. Fenced out from the residential area, Arena Beach Hotel sprawls on the tourist beach overlooking stunning vistas, turquoise lagoons, pristine coastline and the Maafushi city. Are you up for a holiday in the heart of the Maldives, welcome to Arena Beach Hotel in Maafushi. Meeting the global standards of luxury for budget travellers, Arena Beach Hotel is the go-to place in the modern local island of Maafushi.
A few minutes walk from the beach gives Arena Beach Hotel easy access to the local shops, eateries, and water sports centres. Set along its coastline, with views over the Indian Ocean, this simple yet elegant hotel has a private beach. Put your feet up against the clear blue sky, run barefoot on the beautiful beach, or go swimming with dolphins. Arena Beach Hotel is the place to rest, relax, curl up, and spend some quality time on the island. Experience your memorable moments with us at Arena Beach Hotel. Arena Beach Hotel features snug rooms with three available categories, Standard Deluxe Room, Grand Deluxe Sea View Room and Super Deluxe Sea View Room.
The rooms exhibit elegance and minimalism. Equipped with all modern amenities, Arena Beach Hotel has 50 air-conditioned rooms sprawling across seven floors, that come with a personal safe, electric kettle, a closet and a flat-screen TV. Choose from a selection of spacious rooms and suites with private balconies and the option of views. Relax at the spread-out rooftop pool or hot tub or bask in the sun at the sun lounges gazing at the expanse of the Indian Ocean. Clubbed with an array of activities ranging from excursions to motorised and non-motorised water sports, we have plenty to keep you engrossed.
Daily housekeeping, laundry, concierge and currency exchange services are also available. The standard room is our signature accommodation category that promises comfort. Snug Grand Deluxe Seaview Room pan into spacious private balconies offers breathtaking views. Contemporary design with expansive balconies, Super Deluxe Seaview Rooms, sit on the upper floors and offer a panoramic view of the Indian Ocean. We offer not only free parking but also airport transfers, shuttle service and bicycle rentals at a nominal rate.
There is one restaurant, which has indoor seating and also helps setting picnics on the beach. You can drink and dine at the Coco Grill restaurant, indulge in the savoury buffet breakfast served with fresh beverages, barbeque lunch at the beach, sit at the live cooking stations for the experience or dine under the stars. American, Asian and Continental delicacies are readily prepared.
Stunningly located on the vibrant Maafushi Island, at Arena Beach Hotel, the rush of time slows. You can reach the property either by speedboat or ferry boat from the Velana International Airport offering breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean. While a speedboat takes around half an hour, ferry boats are an hour and a half long journey. The transfer costs for speedboat are USD 30-50 per adult and for the ferry boats USD 2 per adult.
Watch the beautiful Indian Ocean slide past the horizon as you sip a chilled drink whilst reclining on the deck, or for the more adventurous souls out there, an array of possibilities awaits you at Arena Beach Hotel. Some excursions will let you spend the entire day out at sea, hopping from one island to another and breaking for a picnic. More comprehensive excursions will take you for a dolphin-watching cruise or night fishing. Our resort's strategic location gives our guests direct access to a rich marine life as the surrounding reefs encourage diving and snorkelling enthusiasts. The experienced team from Arena Beach and Sinai Dive Club can lead you to the best diving sites in the country. The resort organises daily trips for certified divers every morning, and one extra dive in the afternoon. Night dives are usually organised during the week. Whether you are looking for the thrill of surfing or windsurfing or marvelling over sea creatures, Arena Beach Hotel offers the most extensive scope of experiences. Back at the resort, you can play billiards and snooker, board games, beach volley and football, ride a bicycle around the island, or go canoeing in the calm waters. We hope to cater your every need, be it an adventure or a laid-back holiday.
Note that our resort is accessible via speedboat and seaplane. Guests are required to send arrival and departure flight details to the property at least 72 hours before arrival.
Children of all ages are welcome. Children aged three years and above are considered adults at our property.
Due to tax regulation, we charge a mandatory green tax of USD 6 per person per night.
Note that there are no ferry boat services on Fridays.
Kindly carry the same credit card used to ensure your booking when checking in / making the payment in the hotel. Note that we may contact the cardholder for verification purposes.
You are required to show a photo identification upon check-in.
Bikini and similar swimwear in public space are not allowed as the hotel lies on the local island, Maafushi, as per the government regulations. However, we can arrange such excursions for guests upon request to islands where these restrictions are not applied.
Offering an unparalleled experience of a real and authentic Maldivian adventure, be it merely a leisure holiday, a family get-together, or a romantic retreat, Arena Beach Hotel wins the game due to its location and prices. Arena Beach Hotel sits on its private beach, making luxury affordable. Located at the heart of Maldives, at Arena Beach Hotel, you will be steps away from the crucial points of Maafushi, such as the Maafushi Reef and Maafushi Mosque. The perfect balance between local and luxury, we look forward to welcoming you to Arena Beach Hotel, where isolation becomes a destination and where the sun always smiles.
Ziyaaraiy Magu, Maafushi 08090, Maldives