Cinnamon Velifushi

Maldives, Indian Ocean

The hotel

The latest addition to the Maldives’ celebrated Cinnamon hotel collection opened in October 2019 – and they’ve upped their luxury game even further, with indulgent villa upgrade options featuring Jacuzzis and plunge pools. You can upgrade more than your room too, enhancing Cinnamon Velifushi Maldives already fabulous all-inclusive package to ‘Virgin All-Inclusive’ or ‘Premium All-Inclusive’. Whichever package you pick, you’ll arrive by speedboat or seaplane to an island paradise in the pristine waters of Vaavu Atoll starring all the Maldivian musts – we’re talking exceptional diving and snorkelling, sunset cruises, island hopping experiences, and unforgettable dining spots like the alfresco Vah, and the à la carte seafood-serving Marlin.


  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Kids Club
  • Bar
  • Fitness Centre/Gym
  • Internet Access
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool

Where is it

Located 50 nautrical miles south of Malé International Airport in the pristine waters of Vaavu Atoll (east side of the Atoll). 90 minutes by speedboat or 25 minutes by seaplane.

Hotel information

90 bungalows & suites. All with balcony or terrace, air conditioning, ceiling fan, telephone, LED TV, complimentary WiFi, Bose Speaker with WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity®, mini-bar, tea/coffee-making facilities, hairdryer, iron and board (on request), safe, and spacious indoor bathrooms, some with bathtub and/or separate rainfall shower and bath amenities.

Superior Beach Lofts are 79sqm and offer stunning views of the Indian Ocean with a separate rainfall shower and bath amenities with 1 king-size bed, sleeping maximum 2 adults. Option to interconnect with Beach Bungalows (ground floor).

Standard All Inclusive package: Buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner. Selection of local snacks served between 10:30am-11:30am, 4:00pm-6:00pm & 10:30-11:30pm. Unlimited regular house brands from a selection of spirits and wines (served by the glass only). Unlimited cocktails and mocktails from a select menu. Selection of draught beer. Selection of carbonated soft drinks, canned fruit juice, mineralised water plus teas and coffees at all outlets. Access to gym, billiard, snooker, beach volleyball, beach tennis, futsal and table tennis (equipment included).

Virgin All Inclusive package: All inclusions of the standard package plus international premium brand spirits and wines, fresh juice, milk shakes, one seafood grill or steak dinner served at the table one time per stay in the Vah Restaurant, one excursion (once per stay), and mini-bar (soft drinks and beer) replenished once per day.

Premium All Inclusive package: All inclusions of the standard package plus welcome bottle of sparkling wine on arrival. In room mini-bar stocked with beer, soft drinks and selection of snacks (replenished once per day). Premium international brand spirits, wines and cocktails. Unlimited fresh juice and milk shakes. Two complimentary excursions from a selected list - per person per stay (weather permitting). Invitation to two special themed party events organised by the resort. One special dinner on the beach with the option of a mixed seafood grill or steak. Signature 60-minute Balinese spa treatment at Mandara Spa once every 5 night stay. Turndown service every night.

Beach Bungalows are 65sqm with terrace, sleeping maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child. Option to interconnect with Beach Loft Rooms (upper floors).

Water Bungalows are 100sqm with large terrace dock, sleeping maximum 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Sunset Water Bungalows with Jacuzzi are 100sqm with large terrace deck, sleeping maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.

Water Suites with Pool are 208sqm with large terrace deck and outdoor plunge pool, sleeping maximum 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

Vah Restaurant and Lounge (open for breakfast, lunch and dinner; international cuisine). Marlin Seafood Restaurant* (open for lunch and dinner). Hama Rhythmic Bar (open 8:00pm until the last guest leaves). Iru Beach Bar (open 8:00am-8:00pm). Fen Pool Bar (open 7:30am until the last guest leaves). Ice Cream Parlour*. Room service*.

Swimming pool. Chavana Spa*. Kids' Club. Mini gym. Non-motorised water sports including diving*, snorkelling* and canoeing*. Beach volleyball and tennis. Table tennis. Billiards. Excursions* including island hopping, sunset fishing and sunset cruises (may require minimum numbers. Payable locally; subject to change).

Complimentary WiFi.

* Denotes local charge.