What types of accommodations are available at your resort?
We have 4 types of Villas and 3 types of Suites available in our resort -
Deluxe Beach Villa
Deluxe Beach Pool Villa
Two-Bedroom Garden Villa Suite
Deluxe Two Bedroom Beach Suites
Two Bedroom Water Villa Suites with Spa Tub
What amenities are included with my room reservation?
We have several kinds of amenities in our room -
King Size Bed and Sofa Bed
Hair Dryer (on request)
Iron (on request)
Is there a shuttle service available from the airport to the resort?
Yes, there are 2 options available -
Seaplane (40 mins)
Domestic flight + Speedboat (1 hr)
How far is the resort from the nearest town or city?
The nearest city to the resort is Male and the distance by seaplane will be 40 minutes and by domestic flight + speedboat 1 hour.
Are there any on-site restaurants or dining options?
Yes, there are on-site restaurants -
Vakaru Restaurant -
Dhiyavaru Bar and Restaurant - (open 24 hrs)
Huvandhu Garden - (19:30 - 21:30)
Reethi Grill - (12:30 - 14:30 and 19:30 - 21:30)
Veggie n Vegan - (19:30 - 21:30)
Raalhu Cafe - (11:00 - 19:30)
What activities are available at the resort?
Activities that are available at the resort are -
Is there a spa or wellness center on-site?
Yes, there are spa or wellness centers on-site -
What is your cancellation policy?
You can cancel your booking 14 days prior to your arrival.
What is the check-in and check-out time?
The resort check-in time is 14:00, and check-out time is 12:00. Early check-in and Late check-out are subject to availability.
Is there a dress code for restaurants or other areas of the resort?
Swimwear/wet clothes are not allowed in any restaurant(except Raalhu Cafe by the pool), in the Haruge Bar, and in/the Lobby/Reception.
Are pets allowed at the resort?
No, pets are not allowed at the resort.
Is there a kids' club or child care available?
No, there is no kid club or childcare available.
Do you offer any discounts or promotions for bookings?
Yes, we do offer discounts.
Login discount 10%
Additional 10% discount for members
What is the closest airport to the resort?
VelanaInternational Airport is the closest to the resort.
Is there a business center/meeting room available for guests to use?
Yes, there is a business center/meeting room available for guests to use.
Do you offer room service or in-room dining?
Yes, we do offer room service or in-room dining.
Are there any additional fees or charges beyond the room rate that guests should be aware of?
Yes, there are
Extra bed charges $55 per night, meal charges will be separate
Green Tax($6 per person per day)
Can I book a room with a specific view or location within the resort?
Requests can be placed, which will be subject to availability.
Do you offer any spa or relaxation packages?
Yes, we do offer spa or relaxation packages.
Is there a gift shop or convenience store on-site?
Yes, there is a souvenir shop on site.
What types of payment methods are accepted for room reservations? Are there any other charges at the resort?
Credit Card (Visa, Master Card, AMEX, Maestro, Union Pay, JBC)
Debit Card (international bank transaction approval required)
Cash (USD, Euro, CHF, British Pounds) **US notes issued ON and BEFORE 2006 are not accepted at the resort
Can we book Private Dining at the resort?
Yes, you can book private dining at the resort (subject to availability).
Can we carry a drone to the resort?
We do not allow drones in the resort.
Is smoking allowed in the room?
No, you cannot smoke in the room. But there are designated areas in the resort for smoking.
Is there any charge for water?
1-liter bottled water per person is provided in the room each day.
Water is chargeable in all restaurant and bar outlet ($3.50 plus service charge and tax = $4.47 inclusive of all taxes)
Is Wi-fi available at the resort?
Yes, wifi is available. Dedicated/high-speed connectivity is chargeable.
Is the resort wheelchair friendly?
We regret to inform you that our facilities are currently not accessible for individuals using wheelchairs.
What is the One-way transfer price?
Seaplane - $260 for adults; USD 130 for child
Domestic plane + speed boat - $182.5 for adults; $92.5 for children.
What is the Transfer duration?
Domestic plane + speed boat - Domestic Transfers are operated by Villa Air (Flyme) to Dharavandhoo Airport (flight time approximately 20 minutes) followed by a 40 minutes speed boat ride to Reethi Faru. Arrival Transfers are guaranteed for international flights landing not later than 16:00 hrs. Departure Transfers can only be arranged for international flights departing Male Airport after 09:00 hrs.
Seaplane - A scenic 45-minute direct flight to the Resort. Arrival Transfers are guaranteed for international flights landing not later than 15:00 hrs and passengers should be present at the Trans Maldivian Airways counter latest by 16:00 hrs. Departure Transfers can only be arranged for international flights departing Male Airport after 09:00 hrs.
Where to find the transfer counter?
An airport representative will be there to assist
Seaplane TMA counter - opposite arrival hall
Domestic flight FlyMe counter - on the right side of the arrival hall
Outside the arrival hall of the International Terminal approx. 200m to the right in the Domestic Terminal.
What is Transfer timing?
Can only be confirmed 24 hours prior to arrival or departure.
More than 24 hours before arrival - will be announced by the transfer company one day prior to arrival
Less than 24 hours before arrival - check with the transfer coordinator
What is the Minimum age for diving?
The minimum age for diving is 11 years old.
Can I rent/buy snorkeling equipment?
Yes, you can rent snorkeling equipment as a set (mask, snorkel, fins) or each item separately.
We offer normal masks and full-face masks.
Life jackets are available for rent.
We do sell snorkeling equipment in our shop.
Where can I snorkel at the house reef?
We have 9 entry and exit points, marked with yellow buoys in the shallow beachside and at the edge of the reef! There is a channel to follow! Please see our island map!
Do I need a license for diving?
Yes, you do. If you haven’t a license you can join trial dive and the Discover Scuba Program.
What kind of diving courses are you offering?
We offer all courses from Open Water Diver to Dive Master! All courses can be done with PADI or SSI. For more information about the courses and eLearning: www.sea-explorer.com.
Do you have diving packages?
Yes, we offer 12 dive packages, 6 dive packages, and non-limit diving packages.
Are you offering kids diving?
Yes, we love to dive with kids! We offer the Bubblemaker program on request.
Is a gluten-free meal available at the resort?
Yes, it is available.
Is Halal meat available at the resort?
Halal meat is provided at the resort but there is no separate kitchen to prepare the meal.
Is billiards available at the resort?
Yes, billiards is available for the guests.
Is fishing allowed in the resort?
Fishing is prohibited in our house reef.
Do the villas have sunbeds and Parasols?
Besides Garden Villa, all the Villas have sunbeds and parasols.
Are beach towels available?
Yes, Available at all our Beach Bars and by the pool.
Is there a marine center on the island?
Yes, We have a Marine Centre as well as a dedicated marine biologist.
Do you follow any sustainability practices?
Yes We do, Please visit the given link for more detailed information - https://www.reethifaru.com/sustainability/
Is there beach service?
No, We do not have beach service, however, we have bars located around the beach and island for easy access.
Is there a play area for kids?
No, We do not have a designated kids' play area.
Do you have high chairs for toddlers? Cribs? Strollers?
We do have High Chairs and cribs for toddlers on request. Baby Strollers are not available.
Are there any evening activities? Cultural presentations?
Yes, We do have daily evening entertainment activities which include musical nights, live performances, and cultural activities.
From when to when is my meal plan?
The meal plan package ends at 12:00 hrs on the day of departure. However, you may use our facilities such as bars, pool, restaurants, etc. until departure, subject to applicable charges.
Is there an adults-only area?
Reethi Faru Resort is a Family Resort and we do not have set locations only for Adults.
Do you have an (infinity) pool?
Yes, We do have an Infinity pool located on the south side of the Island.
Spa: do you have a sauna? Hammam? Hot tub? Etc…
Yes, We do have a spa as well as other facilities, please visit the link for more information on wellness facilities. https://www.reethifaru.com/wellness/
Can you visit nearby islands?
Yes, and we would love to organize trips as per your requirements and schedule, Surcharge applicable, please speak to the Water Sports Center at the resort for more information.
Is the reception open 24hr?
Yes, The reception will be open 24hr.
Is there security on the island?
Yes, The Island is secured by Security patrol 24hr.
What is the distance to the reef?
Approximately 50m from the shoreline.
How old is the resort? (When was the last renovation?)
The Resort is open since December 2017.
Is there a supermarket nearby?
No, We do not have a supermarket nearby.
Do I need shoes?
Reethi Faru Resort is a barefoot island, shoes or flip-flops not required to walk around the soft beach sand around the island.
Do you have buggies?
Reethi Faru Resort is a barefoot island and we do not have buggies or shuttle service within the island.
220 V – 240 V
Are adapters available?
All our power outlets are universal type or multiplug type.
Are kids’ menus available?
Yes, We do have Kid's menu available.
Yes, We do have vegan options in our Veggie & Vegan restaurant.
What watersports activities are on offer?
For more information about offers on activities please visit the Water Sports Centre at the property.
When is the best time to travel?
Maldives is a year-round travel destination, However, there are two major seasons that need to be considered. Between June and AugustDuring this time, the country experiences significant rainfall, when it rains, it pours down heavily for a short time and then clears up just as quickly. However, we cannot guarantee that the weather will last only a few hours, a few minutes, or the entire day., you are well into the wet season in the Maldives but still expect high temperatures and humidity.
Outside of the monsoon season, the best time to visit Maldives is between October till April.That’s the dry season, with little rain and high humidity leading to bright blue skies.
Are there any dangerous animals (on the island? In the water?)
When you talk about dangerous wildlife in Maldives, the Lionfish, Stonefish, Barracuda, Bluestripe Snapper, Spotted Tornado, Moray Eels, Giant Triggerfish (especially if you go near their nests), Surgeonfish, Squirrelfish, and Brown-spotted Spinefoot should be mentioned for their aggressiveness whenever you go too close.
Is there a doctor on the island?
Our resident doctor is available for consultation in the clinic during opening hours. Available on call for emergencies outside of opening hours and on Fridays **Subject to consultation charges.
Can I buy (tourist) SIM cards?
Yes, It is possible to purchase a tourist sim at the airport.
Do you offer wedding packages?
Yes, We do have wedding package choices. Kindly contact the Reservation Team for detailed wedding packages.
Are there currency exchange facilities at the resort?
Yes, We do have a currency exchange. All below-mentioned currencies can be converted to USD however we cannot convert USD to any other currency.
Can I take shells from the beach?
It is prohibited to remove any shells/sea life (alive or dead) from the ocean and beach.