Welcome to JOALI Maldives

“As I arrived at this island of joy, radiant with nature’s gifts, my heart soared.”

Can you feel it? That shimmering sense of lightness, like an awakening. As the gentle ocean breeze strokes your skin and soft sands caress your toes, you feel more alive than ever. In this paradise of abundance, everything makes perfect sense.

Incredible artworks unfold across the landscape, taking you on an inspiring journey of discovery. Seemingly ordinary moments set the stage for transformation, opening the door to new perspectives and everlasting memories.


The Maldives is the collective name for 1,190 tiny islands scattered across the Indian Ocean. Our host island of Muravandhoo is bordered by dreamy white beaches, a lush land of bountiful coconut palms and turquoise lagoons brimming with exquisite marine life.

We look at food as a means to share the island’s “joy of living” spirit. Authentic flavours and local ingredients combine in harmony to create tantalising gastronomic experiences.



Ideal for a peaceful and serene holiday, a dreamy romantic getaway or a joyful family get-together, the various types of villas let you choose your favourite views to wake up to.



The JOALI BEING Cure offers tailormade treatments for the ultimate spa experience, leaving you feeling refreshed, revitalised and beautiful.



A range of activities that blend learning, creativity and enjoyment mean your little ones always have something fun to do. We even have our own artisanal ice-cream store.



We pay homage to creativity and craftsmanship with a series of interactive collections, designed to captivate art connoisseurs and patrons alike.



The best season to visit JOALI Maldives for a holiday is generally is from November to April. While this beautiful island nation is typically warm and sunny round the year, it does have a dry season and a wet season.

JOALI Maldives has 73 luxurious villas and residences, including beach villas, water villas and expansive residences. Our private beach villas offer direct access to the beach, while our private water villas are surrounded by crystal-clear waters and offer direct access to the lagoon.


Please click here to know more about the unique features and amenities of our various villas and residences in the Maldives.

JOALI Maldives sits an exhilarating 45-minute seaplane journey north of Malé. As you exit the arrival hall at the airport, you will be greeted by our hosts carrying a JOALI sign. They will assist you to the private JOALI Lounge, from where you will embark on your seaplane ride to the island.

Seaplane journeys to JOALI Maldives are available during daylight hours only.


Seaplane transfers can be arranged for guests arriving at Velana International Airport on international flights between 6:00 am and 3:30 pm. Guests with flights arriving outside of these hours are recommended to book an overnight stay close to the airport. We will do our best to arrange for the earliest possible transfer the following day.


For departure meanwhile, transfers can be arranged for international flight departing only after 09:00 am.

JOALI Maldives is the best resort in the Maldives, offering a vast selection of things to do for guests of all ages. Follow your curiosity with our joyful experiences above and below the waves, designed to exhilarate the spirit.


Start your day with breakfast at the Manta Ray Treehouse, then head out into the sea. Set off in a boat to encounter dolphins, or dive beneath the surface to swim with turtles. Adults can embark on an art tour of the island or a romantic sunset cruise, while the little ones enjoy nature-inspired activities at Muramas Kids Club.

JOALI Maldives has its very own House Reef, which offers good snorkelling spots. Ever since our arrival in the Maldives, we have worked with passion and dedication to keep our promise of “responsible luxury”. We have started a coral restoration programme to improve the health of our House Reef and have planted more than 10,000 coral fragments in the past 2 years.

There are 38 dive sites close to JOALI Maldives, with travel times ranging from 15 minutes to one hour. We also offer a wide range of PADI diving courses and dive excursions focused on environmental awareness and marine life conservation, suitable for both beginner and experienced divers.

Yes, JOALI Maldives is home to the Muramas Kids Club, offering a wide range of activities for children between the ages of 1 to 12 years. It is open daily from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm. Find more information here.

For the privacy and safety reasons of our guests, drones are strictly not permitted to be flown at JOALI Maldives.

The closest private jet airports to JOALI Maldives are Maafaru Airport and Velana International Airport.

Yes, day trips can be arranged between JOALI Maldives and JOALI BEING. Availability will be confirmed on the day of your visit. For more details, please contact your Jadugar during your stay.

Although JOALI Maldives can be reached by speedboat or yacht transfer, we do not recommend this option as it will take 6-8 hours of travel time, depending on the weather. The best way to get to our Maldives resort is by seaplane.

Yes, JOALI Maldives is the best resort in the Maldives for families travelling together. With exciting activities for all ages, multiple dining options, and villas and residences designed for families, our luxury resort is the ideal choice for a family holiday in the Maldives.