Dining / Resturants
Showcasing live cooking stations with the use of fresh produce within a tranquil open air environment by the beach, start your day with a nourishing, international fusion breakfast with a touch of local taste. Selected evenings of the week, you could enjoy the luscious buffet spreads under the starry nights.
A holistic gastronomic experience at a chic open-air grill restaurant with a Signature Venue, indulge in the finest selection of meats and fresh seafood grilled to perfection. Vakku features exceptional ingredients and an abundant wine cellar.
Promoting curated South East Asian Cuisines all the way from Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam and Indonesia while still honoring the regions curent and past influences. A unique, bamboo styled culinary theatre with a tropical plantation with ab open kitchen.
Enlightening setting for a relaxed and cheerful dining experience with vibrant Italian flavors served within an uninterrupted elegant and whimsical design completed by a communal dining table, a lounging space, two seaters, a la Milano and a poolside piazza. Indulge in contemporary lunch and dinner with modern fusions presented to you by our Italian Specialty Chef.
Nibble in light snacks or sip in a cocktail after a long adventurous day at our poolside alfresco lounge. Cabana offers comfortable seatings to relax and unwind within a calm and cozy ambience.
A sophisticated, chic venue nestled above the turquoise waters with an open air lounging, relax and refresh while indulging the majestic sunsets with a presentable cocktail, sushi, sashimi and Asian influenced tapas, authentic Japanese cuisines in the most serene setting. The much needed break!
Take on a Wine tasting journey at our very own wine cellar. Curated selections of wines, from vintage and non-vintage and from old to new world. Affording premium wines from around the globe, featuring a communal dining setting for ten, allow our resident Sommelier to take you on a delectable Wine journey, taste, learn and enjoy!
For inner peace and rejuvenation head over to Merana Spa and pamper yourself with our expert therapists. Merana Spa is inspired by the ancient rituals and allows treatments with the use of quality ingredients from nature. Indulge in the goodness of therapeutic massages, holistic treatments, advanced facial varieties, skincare rituals and beauty treatments. To give you the best of pampering our Spa teams up with a Sri Lankan brand, Sidhalepa, bringing to you Ayurvedic Therapies to boost your mind, body and soul.
For our sports enthusiasts we have the necessary arrangements; all weather floodlit Tennis court, beach volleyball Court, football pitch and the latest padel tennis court. More reasons to stay occupied, entertained and not be bored!
For your daily fitness routine, head over to our Fitness Centre, an open-air deck overwater, fully equipped gymnasium, work out in style and at a soothing environment.
Join our Yoga sessions and feel carefree and relaxed. We have Complimentary Sun Salutation and Asthanga Yoga Classes and Wellness programmes.
A hang-out spot for fun and family experiences with scheduled activities as well as pool tables, table tennis, foosball tables, board games, tea and coffee making facilities, a quiet lounge and a Reading area.
Open 24 hours a day
A myriad of watersports activities to choose from the favorite aqua escapade destination, the Maldives Island. Cruise along the island in a traditional Dhoni watch the breathtaking sunsets and learn the Maldivian culture, catch a fish on your fishing tour and allow our passionate chef to create a salivating dish out of it.
✯ Snorkelling trips
✯ Manta Snorkeling Trips (Seasonal)
✯ House Reef Guided Snorkel
✯ Dolphin Quest
✯ Local Island excursions
✯ Sunset Cruises
✯ Traditional Maldivian Sunset Fishing
✯ Big Game Fishing
✯ Jet ski guided tours
✯ Fun rides
✯ Water Ski session and lessons
✯ Wakeboarding sessions and lessons
✯ Stand Up Paddleboard
✯ Kayaking including Glass Kayak
✯ Sailing courses and Boat rental
✯ Kite surfing and Kite Courses
✯ Coral Adoption Program
✯ Marine Bio Presentations
✯ Private luxury boat rental to privatise all the above activities
Explore the majestic water world with scuba diving with accredited PADI dive instructors from beginner to advanced level. Vakkaru hosts many dive sites nearby, get your dive suits and masks on;
✯ Guided dive trips for certified divers and non-certified divers
✯ Dive equipment rental program (under direct supervision)
✯ Speciality courses such as Nitrox diver, Digital Photography, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Night Diver, Drift Diver, Boat Diver, Naturalist Diver and few more
✯ Private dive trips, courses and programs in several languages
✯ Camera rental
While you have an array of activities to enjoy, allow your kids to occupy themselves on something their age and what they would enjoy, our Kids Club has a selection of activities arranged for our little kids aged between 3 and 12 years, to explore, learn and have fun.
Immerse in the tranquil oceans away from the resort and amongst the many atolls in the Maldives, the Baa Atoll is the world renowned UNESCO Biosphere Reserve because of its unique biodiversity. Encounter the underwater marvels on the magnificent house reef or swim by the Manta rays or Whale Sharks at Hanifaru Bay.
Relax and unwind at the comfort of your retreats or get-out, bring out the aquaphile in you, set off on an adventurous activity.
Allow the mesmerising oceans and the shades of sun play backdrop while you host your ceremonial wedding at the perfect venue with endless horizon and soft sugary sands. Allow us to create your dream beach Wedding or celebration of your Vows renewals, at the stunning locations across the island. Take a look at our packages, select your convenient package and leave the rest to us.
We also offer Honeymoon packages. Vakkaru Maldives is a family friendly as well as a romantic holiday destination, spend your fantasy honeymoon with us and take home with you dozen pictures and memories to cherish.