Villa Nautica, Paradise Island

Maldives, Indian Ocean

Virgin rating

The hotel

Villa Nautica is a luxurious 5V resort known for its overwater and beachfront villas that offer you sensational views of endless ocean, and a number of high-end amenities such as the tranquil infinity pool. Many of Villa Nautica's residences feature open-air designs, private pools or whirlpools, and some even provide direct access to the golden sandy beaches. You can also indulge in personalized services, including private dining experiences, and a range of activities; such as surfing, scuba diving, and paddleboarding, the list of oceanic activities is endless... This is the perfect resort to dive into the natural wonders of the crystal clear waters. A stay at Villa Nautica, Paradise Island is sure to provide impeccable service and lifelong memories for you and your loved ones.


  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Windsurfing
  • Yoga
  • Honeymoon
  • Fitness Centre/Gym
  • Internet Access
  • Restaurant
  • Spa

Where is it

Located in the island of Lankanfinolhu, just 20 minutes away from Malé by speedboat.

Hotel information

Villa Nautica, Paradise Island offers over 200 villas suites, all with air-conditioning, in-room safe, complimentary WiFi access, complimentary beach towels, satellite TV, Tea/Coffee making facilities, minibar* and twice daily housekeeping. Beach Villas with with outdoor shower, and 1 king-size bed, sleeping maximum 2 adults and 1 child. 

Half Board: daily breakfast and lunch or dinner at Bageecha or The Lagoon.

Full Board: enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner at Bageecha or The Lagoon.

All-Inclusive: includes breakfast lunch and dinner at Bageecha or The Lagoon, as well as one à la carte meal per person, per stay, when staying a minimum of five nights. All-day soft drinks mineral water, select specialty drinks such as milkshakes, open bar service including a selection of red, white and sparkling wine by the glass, beer, choice of international branded spirits and a selection of cocktails and mocktails, from 10:00am until 01:00am. Beverages at à la carte are not part of the All-Inclusive plan. Drinks will however, be served from an All-Inclusive menu at these outlets. All-Inclusive guests will receive a 15% discount at à la carte restaurants. Mini-bar with two beers, two soft drinks, two juices, two wines and two assorted snack items (replenished once per day). Snorkelling equipment, all land sports and one sunset fishing excursion per person, per stay when staying a minimum of 6 nights. 10% discount on selected dive rates and 15% off spa treatments. Canoeing and windsurfing available for 1-hour per day, subject to availability and prior booking.

Please note, inclusions are subject to change.

Two-Bedroom Family Beach Villa is larger in size than the Deluxe Beach Villa with the addition of a separated living area.

Sleeps a maximum of 4 adults and 2 children. 

The Water Villa's are perched above the lagoon on stilts, with steps leading straight into the ocean. The Water Villa also provides a private sundeck for you relax and take in the sounds of the sea. 

Sleeps a maximum of 2 adults. 

The Deluxe Beach Pool Villa offers stunning ocean views from the private plunge pool. This room type also offers direct beach access. 

Sleeps a maximum of 2 adults and 1 child. 

The Sunset Beach Pool Villa offers the same amenities as the Deluxe Beach Pool Villa, but with the addition of a private beach cabana. 

Sleeps a maximum of 2 adults and 1 child. 

The Water Villa with Whirlpool offers the same great amenities as the Water Villa, with the addition of a private whirlpool on the villa's sundeck. Sleeps a maximum of 2 adults. 

The Ocean Beach Pool Villa offers peace and tranquillity in one of the most undisturbed areas of the resort. With it's very own private pool and sundeck, this is the choice place to unwind. Sleeps a maximum of 2 adults and 1 child. 

The One-Bedroom Ocean Suite with Pool offers generous living space and a plunge pool on the private sundeck. Complimented by direct step access to the ocean, this suite is positioned for astonishing sunrise views. 

Sleeps a maximum of 2 adults.  

The Two-Bedroom Ocean Suite with Pool provides a similar layout to the one-bedroom alternative, with an additional bedroom and a sweeping plunge pool across the private sundeck. 

Sleeps a maximum of 4 adults. 

Bageecha (locally sourced dining, open all day). The Lagoon (overwater dining, serving Maldivian cuisine for those staying in a Water Villa). Ristorante al Tramonto (authentic Italian dining, served in an open air terrace). Fukuya Teppanyaki (incredible Japanese dining, serving sushi and tempura). Farumathi (offering divine seafood options and lunch and dinner). Dhaavani Coffee Shop (open all hours, caffeine outlet). Captain's Bar/Hulhangu Bar (coffee or cocktails, this is a great seaside hangout). Beach Bar (beach Bar serving ice-cold beverages).   

Fitness centre. Tennis. Table tennis. Volleyball. Basketball. Snorkelling*. Paddle boarding (lessons are available)*. 1 hour glass bottom boat tour*. Surfing*. Scuba diving*. Infinity pool. Araamu Spa*.

Complimentary WiFi in all rooms and public spaces.

*Denotes local charge. 

Please note: to ensure our customer's safety, we are unable to offer over water accommodation to Children under the age of 12.

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Dec 6, 2023 Sightsee65129165500 Ankara, Turkiye

I would like to thank our host Amine for his warm-hearted approach and supervisor support. Thank you Villa Nautica. When Amine meets you at the hotel, he gives you all the information and you can adapt to the hotel immediately.
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Dec 6, 2023 Passenger55798874749

The experience of stay in Villa Nautica was awesome . The people around were very helping and kind. The island so beautiful to roam around . The food options were also good Our host Juliana was very cooperative and understanding person . She is always ready to listen and answer your queries and requests. Thankyou so much to all ! Priyanka
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Dec 6, 2023 Travel41626453813

Beautiful resort to stay! Everything was almost perfect and the staff was extraordinarily courteous. Special thanks to our guide Amine for being amazing and so helpful throughout our stay. Strongly recommend
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Dec 5, 2023 Safari37797142586 Kolkata (Calcutta), India

It has been a pleasure to stay in the resort and Zaki as a host was marvellous,Rooms were very clean,And housekeeping services were fantastic Will certainly recommend people to visit villa Nautica to spend some quality time,
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Dec 4, 2023 priyanka g

The place is meant to relax from busy schedule. The villas allotted to us were very nice . The staffs there were very friendly. Food at Bageecha restaurant was very good. Overall it was a very wonderful experience.