First opened to the public in 2016, Seaside Finolhu stretches across four islands with 2 km long beaches and is one of the nest beach resorts in the Baa Atoll, Maldives. From the moment you first set eyes on the sun-kissed white beaches and deep blue waters of Finolhu, life immediately begins to move at a slower, more relaxed pace. One can unwind in the secluded Maldivian paradise, savour beachside indulgence and marvel at the vibrant tropical island playground.

The resort provides a memorable experience to its guests and lies in the UNESCO world biosphere of Baa Atoll. Surrender to the waves' hypnotic rhythm and the soothing caress of the ocean breeze as you immerse yourself in an unforgettable timeline, both on the land and in the water. Secluded and tranquil, this is a land of dreams. Seaside Finolhu is a chic resort bringing comfort and luxury to modern travellers.

Rooms & Facilities

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The resort lies in Baa Atoll just a few minutes' speedboat rides from the UNESCO-protected Hanifaru Bay. Finolhu's villas feature a private pool, a spacious living area with all the modern comforts of home and are on the beachfront or directly over the ocean waters. The vibrant colours along the reefs are mesmerising, while some of the ora and fauna you'll see in these pristine waters are unique to anywhere else in the world.

Finolhu has 76 private pool villas in its inventory and offers exquisite 145 sqm overwater lagoon villas as its entry-level villas. The flagship two-bedroom Rockstar Villas offer the most indulgent temptation in the Maldives with its 460 m² of living area, 8-metre long infinity pool, two spacious master bedrooms, a 40-inch flatscreen TV, your wine bar and of course the sea, as far as the eye can reach. Boasting of 460 sqm living area and uninterrupted ocean views, each villa in Finolhu is ideal for families and friends and comes with all the latest luxuries and conveniences. Boasting of the first beach bubble in the Maldives, tourists can spend the night under the stars in a magical bubble tent with a private beach dinner that completes an unforgettable romantic experience.

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How to Reach

The island is in the UNESCO world biosphere of Baa Atoll, 30 mins from the famous HanifaruBay via speedboat. HanifaruBay is best known for its concentration of enigmatic, graceful, inquisitive and charismatic reef manta rays. Finolhu is a 30-minute seaplane ride from Malé International Airport and lies roughly 112 km away. Tourists can also opt for a 15-minute flight to Dharavandhoo Domestic Airport followed by a 25-minute speedboat ride. Finolhu lies across four islands, and its stunning white-sand beaches stretch out for around two kilometres, providing ample space to explore and enjoy!


From traditional Maldivian fare or a rustic grill shack to Japanese modern cuisine or flavours of the Middle East, Seaside Finolhu has something for every palate. The resort's four beachside restaurants invite visitors to savour some of the most delicate flavours from across the globe. The restaurant and bar offer a kaleidoscope of tastes and textures that will satiate even the heartiest appetites and the most discerning palates. Our veteran chefs bring an exquisite mix of gastronomic craftsmanship and international air with fresh produce and ingredients being a key focus behind the cuisine. Whether you fancy a relaxing massage, restorative yoga, or an invigorating workout, the resort's oceanfront setting and lush surroundings provide a calm haven to enjoy a whole range of rejuvenating activities.

Tourists can opt for the toes-in-the-sand dining experience at Crab Shack, where the mouth-watering seafood on Finolhu Stunning sandbank is a unique tropical island gastronomic adventure while gazing out across the azure waters of the lagoon. The resort offers a range of exhilarating experiences, from parasailing, wakeboarding, jet skiing, windsurfing, catamaran sailing and kayaking. Explore the magic under the waves with snorkelling, scuba diving or a semi-submarine trip.

Finolhu's all-day dining restaurant and the resort's culinary heart, Beach Kitchen is the perfect place to enjoy a delicious meal to match. Taking in the beachside ambience and views of the resort's oasis-style swimming pool, indulge your taste buds in delicious local specialities or international fare made with fresh produce. Served daily at breakfast, lunch and dinner, our international buffet selections provide a wide range of dishes suitable for all palates. The restaurant serves various international favourites and healthy snacks and operates several compelling live cooking stations throughout the day. Each night the restaurant will take you to an exciting culinary journey worldwide as it serves up specialities from a different destination.


  1. The property is only accessible via Seaplane transfer, which takes 30 minutes from Male International Airport. The rates are - Adult: USD 702 Child: USD 421 Infant (below two years): Complimentary

  2. Guests must send flight details to the property at least ve days before arrival along with the pieces of baggage.

  3. Child policy: Under 12 years, children will eat for free based on the rules and meal-plan accompanied by an adult, excluding beverages. Maximum 1 free kids per unit paid.

  4. Tourists have to pay a mandatory green tax of USD 6 per child per night.

  5. Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), we take multiple steps to protect guests and staff's safety, reducing certain services and amenities as a result.

  6. Please inform Seaside Finolhu of your expected arrival time in advance.

  7. Seaside Finolhu does not permit smoking in any of its rooms but allows smoking in designated areas.

Why stay here?

Finolhu has a bucket of immersive experiences for couples, families, or a group of friends. Private dining on the beach and the beach bubble experience create unforgettable romantic memories that last forever. Take your love story a notch up while you are here and full your dream of a romantic wedding on a pristine sandbank. Families and groups can take advantage of child-friendly facilities that kids and parents can enjoy together, ranging from a game of tennis, indoor golf, beach volleyball or table tennis. The villas provide a spacious setting in which visitors can create beautiful memories together. From exotic parties to cosy movie nights, Finolhu's lively and unique atmosphere has everything you need to make your holiday extraordinary.

As part of the exclusive Seaside Collection –acclaimed for prestigious locations, personal service, upscale gastronomy, unique architecture and distinctive design concepts –Finolhu embodies the exceptional quality, inspiring style, and mindful approach to design. Finolhu brings a new era to the Maldives with its plush overwater pads, beachside restaurants, and fun-filled activities. With the majestic Indian Ocean as your backdrop, perfumed with the sea breeze, exchange your solemn vows over the gently crashing waves. Let the experts at Seaside Finolhu create the magic you desire to achieve a barefoot chic wedding ceremony. Your journey to a lifetime of togetherness starts here.

For Reservation Contact:

P.O. Box 2099, Malé Republic of Maldives

+960 660 8800

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