NewsAugust 1, 2020

#VisitMaldivesNow: Check Out the 22 Resorts Reopening From August

As the world is reopening borders and restarting tourism with the “new normal”, Maldives continues to move forward as well. With 22 resorts reopening on August, a total of 65 Maldivian resorts will be reopened for travelers by the end of the month.

Resorts reopening from August:

  1. ROBINSON Club Noonu
  2. Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa
  3. Centara Ras Fushi Resort & Spa
  4. Vakkaru Maldives
  5. Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa
  6. Mercure Maldives Kooddoo Resort
  7. One&Only Reethi Rah
  8. Dusit Thani Maldives
  9. Fun Island Resort
  10. Royal Island Resort & Spa
  11. Sun Island Resort & Spa
  12. JOALI Maldives
  13. Bandos Maldives
  14. Coco Bodu Hithi
  15. Coco Palm Dhuni Kolhu
  16. Biyadhoo Island Resort
  17. Equator Village
  18. The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi Maldives
  19. Sun Aqua Iru Veli Maldives
  20. Radisson Blu Resort Maldives
  21. Cheval Blanc Randheli (15th August)
  22. LUX* South Ari Atoll Resort & Villas (15th August)

Resorts already open: 

  1. Constance Halaveli
  2. Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru
  3. Angsana Ihuru
  4. Angsana Velavaru
  5. Taj Exotica Maldives Resort & Spa
  6. Grand Park Kodhipparu Maldives
  7. Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi
  8. Furaveri Island Resort & Spa
  9. Fihalhohi Island Resort
  10. Noku Maldives
  11. Cocoon Maldives
  12. You & Me by Cocoon Maldives
  13. Lily Beach Resort & Spa
  14. Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru
  15. Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Kuda Huraa
  16. Four Seasons Private Island Maldives at Voavah
  17. Taj Coral Reef Resort & Spa
  18. The Residence Maldives at Dhigurah
  19. SAii Lagoon Maldives
  20. Hard Rock Hotel Maldives
  21. LUX* North Male Atoll Resort & Villas
  22. Soneva Fushi
  23. Soneva Jani
  24. Rahaa Resort
  25. Amaya Kuda Rah
  26. Velaa Private Island Maldives
  27. Paradise Island Resort & Spa
  28. Kudafushi Resort and Spa
  29. Six Senses Laamu
  30. Olhuveli Beach & Spa
  31. LTI Maafushivaru, Maldives
  32. OZEN by Atmosphere at Maadhoo
  33. Atmosphere Kanifushi
  34. OBLU SELECT at Sangeli
  35. VARU by Atmosphere
  36. OBLU by Atmosphere at Helengeli
  37. Cinnamon Hakuraa Huraa Maldives
  38. Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives
  39. Ellaidhoo Maldives by Cinnamon
  40. Cinnamon Velifushi Maldives
  41. Olhuveli Beach & Spa
  42. Ayada Maldives
  43. Adaaran Prestige Vadoo

Maldives restarted tourism and reopened borders for visitors from all nationalities from 15th July 2020. Tourists travelling to the Maldives are provided a free 30-day tourist visa on arrival.

A confirmed booking in a tourist establishment registered with the Ministry of Tourism, prior to travelling to the Maldives is mandatory.

Booking Accommodation

Guesthouses and hotels located on inhabited islands are allowed to accommodate transiting passengers waiting for domestic transfers under special permits. Transit arrangements can be made through the primary facility where the stay is booked.

Tourists are advised to directly check offers and operational status with the preferred tourist establishments on their websites and mobile apps.

Tourists who are visiting the Maldives during Phase 1 of opening shall book their entire stay in one registered establishment. Stays at multiple resorts and hotels are not permitted during this period. However, exemptions will be made for transit arrangements.

Entry to Maldives

Tourists will not be subject to any quarantine measures upon arrival to the Maldives.

Tourists will not be required to submit any medical test results for entry to the Maldives. However, travelers presenting with symptoms of COVID-19 upon arrival will be subjected to a PCR test at the traveler’s cost.

Additionally, local health authorities may conduct random testing, at no cost to travelers.

A health declaration card will be required as part of the on-arrival procedure. This online health declaration form must be filled out by travelers 24-hours before the arrival. For Traveler Health Declaration form:

Departure from Maldives

Testing services are available in Maldives for tourists who require COVID-19 test results to return to their countries of origin or another destination.