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Chaaya Island Dhonveli

Beach Houses face the lagoon side of the island and is surrounded by lush tropical vegetation to provide a cocoon of privacy.

Ocean Houses provides totally unobstructed views of the jewel-blue waters, and is the ultimate choice for privacy and tranquility. Each Ocean House has the additional pleasure of a private Cabana located on the beach, which can be used for lounging and massage during day or dining in the evening.

Room Features

• A luxurious sense of intimacy with 19 stunning houses
• King-sized bed with down pillows, 300 thread-count cotton linens
and plush feather mattress
• Al-fresco bathing pavilion with unique bathtub
• In-room iPod, CD/DVD player
• 40” LCD satellite TV and Bose surround-sound system
• Outdoor bath and open-air shower, with steam shower
• Indoor and outdoor day beds
• Tea and espresso machine
• Wine cellar and gourmet mini bar
• High-speed wireless internet through the resort
• Services of a House Master
• dining sala


Disco night, Live Music, Bingo, Crab Race, Maldivian Cultural show.


Diving, Snorkeling.


Beach Volleyball, Badminton, Tennis


Mini Gym, Table Tennis, Billiard, Darts


Visit to Huraa, Island tour in Malé, Half day Island Hopping to
Himmafushi & Paradise Island Resort, Dolphin watching, Night Fishing,
Sunset Fishing, BBQ Kudabandos, Manta Snorkeling, Dhoni Sunset

Koimala Garden Restaurant

Named after a Maldivian King the main Garden Restaurant of Chaaya Island Dhonveli features a wide variety of cuisines from East to West, buffet style, with live cooking stations for breakfast lunch and dinner.


Maakana is named after the Grey Heron, a regular visitor to this location. The circularly structured Maakana restaurant with a view of the surf break and a high cone shaped thatched roof features ‘live cooking stations’ where guests can watch the chefs preparing fresh cuisine.

Raalhu Bar

A bar and restaurant with an A la Carte menu, Raalhu adjoins the cascading waves of the internationally famed surf point “The Pasta Point” which has been a venue for international surfing competitions. The restaurant is complete with a pool table, darts, mini library, other indoor games and a deck that extends out into the ocean. The upper floor has a panoramic view of the surf break and the lights of Male at night in the distance. Dolphins and occasionally pilot whales are seen from here, which makes this a vantage point.

Raiyvilaa Sunset Terrace

Raiyvilaa features an A la Carte menu offering snacks and main meals. On request, even exclusive candle-lit dinners on the beach under a canopy of stars, could be arranged. Since this is the resort’s main bar, guests can be certain of being served a wide variety of aperitifs and beverages and even signature cocktails to lift the spirits.

Rehendi Restaurant

Named after an illustrious Maldivian Queen, Rehendhi offers a fine dining experience at the edge of the lagoon, specializing in a selection of fresh seafood and prime meat. For the wine connoisseur, the restaurant’s wine cellar offers an interesting collection of the best wines from around the world.

The word Chavana is the name of a simple Indian sage who discovered the fountain of youth and with a dazzling new appearance went on to marry a princess. A visit to a Chavana Spa will leave you feeling more relaxed, more radiant and full of youthful energy.

The spa offers unique signature treatments by Chavana Spa and skincare brand ‎Pevonia Botanica. The spa features a dedicated reception and retail area, a ‎manicure and pedicure room, along with 4 double villas with shower and bath, 1 ‎double villa with bath, sauna and steam room and 1 double villa with an outdoor ‎bath and outdoor shower, sauna and steam room.

Wedding Package Includes:

* Assistance from your Wedding Coordinator in Maldives
* A unique setting on the beach of Dhonveli for your
Wedding ceremony
* Master of Ceremonies to conduct the ceremony
* Bottle of Champagne for the toast and celebration cake
Bride’s bouquet
* 40 photographs in a locally made album
* A bottle of Champagne and canapés for the couple to
watch the sun set on a Dhoni Cruise (A local boat).
* A framed photo and gift from the hotel
* Candlelit dinner for two with a bottle of sparkling wine,
served on the beach.
* Long sarong and t-shirt for the groom
* Champagne breakfast in bed the morning after the wedding
* Adam and Eve massage for the couple
* A special turndown service in the room that is
accompanied by a framed ‘wedding certificate’.
* An upgrade to a water suite for one night on availability.

Rates Starting From:
$ 318

Quick Facts

  • Perfect spot for surfing
  • The resort is located close by many famous dive sites such as HP Reef, Banana Reef or Nassimo Thila
  • Various night entertainment
  • The spa offers unique signature treatments by Chavana Spa and skincare brand ‎Pevonia Botanica
  • The gastronomical experience of freshly caught sea food at the restaurants
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Resort Knowledge Section

  • Location: North Malé Atoll
  • Resort Type: Surfing
  • Room & Suites: 20 Garden Bungalows, 40 Beach Bungalows, 04 Family Beach Bungalows, 24 Superior rooms, 36 Water Bungalows, 24 Over Water Suites
  • Restaurants: 3 Restaurants & 2 Bar
  • Transfer: Speedboat
  • Distance Time: 20 minutes via speedboat
  • Spa: Chavana Spa
+960 300 6886