Diamonds Athuruga Maldives Resort

Diamonds Athuruga lies just 20 minutes by scenic seaplane flight south of Male, on an idyllic island. This sister property of Diamonds Thudufushi features calmer waters and offers more personalized service.

Prepare to be impressed by the architecture. It stands out from traditional Maldivian resorts by featuring white modern cuboids topped off with private pools – something your eyes won’t soon forget!


Built in 1990, Diamonds Athuruga does an impressive job of not showing its age. A few nips and tucks, along with some light Boho-modern furnishings and accents keep this property looking modern; plus being set on a smaller island allows for less-crowded rooms and an enjoyable atmosphere.

Rooms at this resort are airy and bright, featuring minibars and private decks to easily access the water. Upgrade to a water villa for additional space and direct entry into the ocean via glass-bottomed stairs.

All-inclusive rates cover breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as drinks (excluding premium brands of alcohol). In addition to that you also enjoy non-motorized water sports as well as daily island tours with non-motorized watercraft rentals included as well as laundry service and staff refilling minibars; additionally water villa guests will have their own a la carte restaurant featuring chic white wicker lounger couches for dining pleasure!

This resort packs an impressive amount of amenities into its compact island, including five dining spots, a spa and diving center. With marine life practically at your feet and close proximity to its house reef, guests can also embark on trips to see manta rays and whale sharks!

As for added amenities, there’s free Wi-Fi available in public areas, a lounge at the airport terminal, laundry services and car rental options available at this property. Furthermore, 24-hour front desk assistance and ticket services as well as luggage storage services are provided; there’s even yoga and ping pong on offer! Finally, this property features its own small boutique offering souvenirs and gifts to take back home with you.


Diamonds Athuruga stands out from other all-inclusives with its extensive array of amenities. To start with, the resort provides three meals plus snacks and drinks from two bars every day as well as minibars stocked with non-alcoholic beverages (with upgrade options such as iMacs and personal routers available for rooms) plus free Wi-Fi in public areas as well as offering water sports activities (and an on-site dive shop!).

The resort sits tucked into Ari Atoll and can be reached in 25-minute scenic seaplane flight from Male International Airport. Since 1990, several renovations and updates have kept it looking its best, featuring Boho-modern furnishings and accents for added style.

Beach Bungalows are located on a stretch of soft sand, featuring private deck verandas with direct access to both lagoon and beach. Upgrade to a Junior Suite for an enhanced living area featuring separate sofa beds and bathtub.

Water Villas are situated over the water and feature a private veranda equipped with sun loungers and an oversize bathtub with glass walls so you can view marine life swimming below. Upgrade to a two-bedroom Water Villa for plenty of room with two bathrooms featuring separate showers.

Maakeyn offers an international selection of dishes at breakfast, lunch and dinner with special themed buffets and the unique Dining with the Stars experience which invites chefs from the Jeunes Restaurateurs event to demonstrate their culinary prowess.

Other restaurants at the resort provide everything from sushi and grilled seafood, to authentic Maldivian dishes and even shack-style meals at Farivalhu Restaurant, where guests are encouraged to wear traditional Sarongs for an immersive local experience.


At this resort, two bars offer an assortment of drinks and snacks – from afternoon tea to cocktails – with the main bar providing stunning sunset views while listening to live music. Coffee shop addicts will love getting their caffeine fix at the coffee shop; for meals there is both a main restaurant as well as four a la carte eateries (payable). These dining establishments serve a range of Japanese, Italian and seafood-based offerings; room service is also available.

Visitors to our resort can stay in touch with their loved ones back home by using the complimentary Wi-Fi, with a ping-pong table and yoga room adding to the excitement. Plus there are lots of fun ways to get out and explore this area – canoes allow guests to go surfing, swimming and snorkeling; bicycles are also provided!

Rooms here are modern and airy, featuring white and wood finishes in combination. Although not luxurious in every aspect, these accommodations do feature minibars, personal decks, rainfall showerheads and rainfall showerhead upgrades as well. Upgrades offer access to iMacs and personal routers.

Athuruga Island’s central position within its atoll protects it from natural erosion that often befalls other Maldives islands, making for a powdery beach with comfortable white wicker loungers featuring thatched-hut umbrellas and cushions dotted across it.

At Boli Beach Bar, guests can take in fresh air and admire the view while sipping refreshing drinks; or explore watersports offered by the resort’s dive center. Maakeyn restaurant overlooks the sea and serves buffet-style meals including seafood grillings and Asian fare; Farivalhu Maldivian offers dinner only; Thila offers Teppanyaki grill cooking displays from specialized chefs; while Farivalhu Maldivian features dinner service only and Farivalhu Maldivian features dinner service only; and Farivalhu Maldivian is exclusively for dinner service with Farivalhu Maldivian serving dinner only, providing diners an ideal opportunity for relaxation or exploration.


Diamonds Athuruga provides many resort activities to create lasting memories with family and friends, including romantic beach dinners and safari excursions. Wedding packages can also make your dream day come true at Diamonds Athuruga.

Diamonds Athuruga Resort is situated just 20 minutes by scenic flight from the airport and features luxurious beach bungalows and overwater villas, in addition to offering unparalleled underwater experiences at their on-site dive center. Additionally, this resort provides guests with luxurious wellness center services as well as unparalleled diving experiences at their dive centre.

Attracting couples and families alike, this luxurious resort provides a private sanctuary of beautiful white beaches. Each air-conditioned room offers spaciousness with luxurious bedding, flat-screen TVs, free toiletries in each bathroom en suite and minibars for food/beverage storage/brewing as well as safes. Also included with every stay is Wi-Fi connectivity which comes included with each room rate.

At the hotel’s on-site restaurants, guests will experience an array of international cuisines combined with innovative local fare. Maakeyn buffet restaurant boasts an abundance of culinary choices while Thari Over-Water features a la carte dishes as well as an impressive wine list. Furthermore, Farivalhu provides more traditional Maldivian dining while Thila provides gourmet Japanese fare in an idyllic garden setting.

Looking to relax with a drink? Head to one of three bars – Boli, Maakeyn main bar or Thari overwater bar for some tropical cocktails in an uplifting environment. Halal options are also available for those with special diet requirements.

Diamonds Athuruga provides guests with a host of activities and services for relaxation, such as massages, facials, hair salon services and fitness center with sauna. Furthermore, the outdoor pool features beautiful views of the lagoon and surrounding seascape.


The resort spa offers an array of treatments, including facials and massages. Additionally, this relaxing oasis is an excellent place to unwind after an exciting day of exploration; facilities include sauna, steam bath and jacuzzi facilities.

Diamonds Athuruga Maldives Resort provides guests with an impressive variety of dining options, from its main buffet restaurant and overwater bar, two coffee shops and grill. All-inclusive rates cover meals and drinks – guests are welcomed with free breakfast while an all-day coffee shop provides drinks.

All 73 rooms feature complimentary Wi-Fi access and feature private balconies or terraces, minibars, flat-screen TVs, herringbone hardwood floors with dual shower heads as standard while upgraded rooms include separate living areas as well as second bathrooms featuring bidets.

The hotel’s all-inclusive rates provide three meals and drinks (including alcohol) daily, in addition to all-day access to nonmotorized water sports activities. Families will especially find this attractive as children under 12 can stay for free when sharing accommodations with parents or grandparents; plus there’s the added bonus of complimentary airport transfers!

Male International Airport and South Ari Atoll can both be easily explored from this resort, making it an ideal option for travellers. The hotel’s front desk staff can assist with booking tours and tickets; additionally there is a guest laundry, grocery store, wedding services available through this hotel as well as free parking spaces and an ATM service as well as currency exchange facilities available at their front desk if required – while those traveling with children will appreciate its babysitting service which comes at a nominal fee.

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