Location: Alifu Dhaalhu Atoll | Distance from Airport: 87 KM | Transfer: Seaplane 25 mins | Number of Rooms: 112
Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives is located on South Ari Atoll (Alifu Atoll), in the republic of Maldives and is a unique beautiful small island resort with villas built over the water and lagoon. Here at Maldives Centara Grand hotel you will be offered a unique premium stay and the level of service and beauty is more than four star, and almost similar to five star level.
Featuring 112 suites & villa accommodations, the hotel offers diving enthusiasts outstanding diving opportunities including an excellent house reef complete with a dedicated sunken ship wreck, and is within easy reach of the top dive spots in the Maldives. The 7 categories of beach front and over water accommodation ranges from 76 sq m Beach Suites complete with separate living room, large terrace and indoor and outdoor showers, up to 146 sq m Luxury Beachfront Pool Villas which include membership of the exclusive Island Club, which offers guests in selected categories of accommodation a “resort within a resort” experience including use of the exclusive Club Lounge, daily servings of complimentary meals, snack and drinks and complimentary evening cocktail and canapes.
Maldives Centara hotel features a variety of dining options, pools, recreation activities, Sports and Fitness facilities, bar and lounges with nightly entertainment, SPA Cenvaree, and a Kids Club.
The dining options are as below
Reef (all day dining): A melting pot of several Asian and Western cuisines throughout the day and buffets for breakfast and dinner. This smart casual restaurant features interactive buffets with food cooked to order and stunning salads, tandoors, fiery woks, hearty Asian and Italian noodles, Mongolian barbecue, and a medley from the western hemispheres.
Lotus (Thai Restaurant): Sample the very best of genuine Thai food as you overlook the lotus pond in tranquility second to none. Or join our chefs in the purpose built cooking studio where you are guaranteed to learn the secrets of preparing a stunning Thai meal.
Azzuri Mare (Italian Restaurant): This restaurant brings Italian ‘dolce vita’ to the island. Enjoy a perfectly cooked meal in a stunning setting over the azure sea. Enjoy fresh seafood platters, antipasto with fine Italian cured meats and delightful selection of char grilled entrees and sinful desserts.
Coral (bar & Lounge): This restaurant brings Italian ‘dolce vita’ to the island. Enjoy a perfectly cooked meal in a stunning setting over the azure sea. Enjoy fresh seafood platters, antipasto with fine Italian cured meats and delightful selection of char grilled entrees and sinful desserts.
Aqua (Over water Sunset Bar): Situated over our house lagoon and adjacent to “Azzuri Mare”, the Aqua Bar is the perfect retreat for guests seeking a little more peace and solitude. Whether it be for a refreshing freshly squeezed fruit juice during the day or perhaps a pre dinner cocktail while the sun’s setting paints the skies above the Indian Ocean.
Island Club (Club Lounge): Exclusive breakfast buffet, mid-day snacks, afternoon tea, cocktail hours, chocolates and cordials for our Club guests. Our exclusive club offers the well traveled holiday maker personalized service and comfort throughout their stay. Get in touch with home, associates or check up on your e-mail in a comfortable and pleasant lounge or at the Club Bar.
Centara In Villa Dining: Offering a vast selection of dishes with a cross selection from all hotel outlets as well as a large variety of wines served by the glass. Find everything from movie snacks to elaborate meals, whatever the occasion calls for.
The SPA Cenvaree oceanfront village offers a unique and luxurious venue for traditional aromatherapy and therapeutic massages and treatments together with the resorts beauty treatment salon.
The resort is relatively close to Male International Airport with an air transfer time of just 25 minutes or speed boat services (night transfer available) in 85 minutes