Set amongst the perfect islands and blue ocean of South Ari Atoll, the Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives delivers the ultimate barefoot luxury escape, where you will create unforgettable memories with your loved ones.
Your home in paradise not only features stunning accommodation but offers a range of exciting activities that will appeal to both couples and families, including diving opportunities on an excellent house reef complimented with a sunken shipwreck. You will also find some of the Maldives’ best snorkelling and diving spots within easy reach from the resort.
Located in the South Ari Atoll in the Republic of the Maldives.
On arrival at Male International airport the Centara Grand Island Resort team will welcome you, and guide you towards the seaplane terminal in preparation for your transfer to the island. It takes approximately 25 minutes on the seaplane from the airport to resort, and seaplanes operate during daylight hours only. The international flight must arrive into Male Airport between 6am and 3.30pm to connect with the seaplane transfer.
The Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa offers all the facilities you would expect from a 5-star resort including three restaurants, two bars, two swimming pools, a luxurious in-house SPA Cenvaree, a fitness centre, water sports and a dual-age kids' club. There is also a very private 'The Club' (charges apply) - where you can enjoy a premium dining venue for meals, Island Club bar and lounge and private island club pool access plus much more.
The Centara Grand Island Resort offers all inclusive meals and drinks packages for all guests staying at the resort.
Reef Restaurant: This all-day restaurant serves breakfast + international cuisine for lunch and dinner. Reef also has a Teppanyaki grill.
Suan Bua: serves traditional Thai cuisine with a contemporary twist. The experienced chefs from Thailand will guarantee an absolutely authentic experience.
Azzuri Mare: Is set directly over the lagoon and serves authentic Italian cuisine and seafood. Azzuri Mare specialised in freshly prepared pizzas, prime cuts of meat and locally caught seafood.
Coral Bar & Lounge - Much more than a bar, the Coral Bar is an entertainment centre offering a full range of beverages. The lounge spans over two floors with the second floor fitted out as a leisure area bar complete with pool tables and games.
Aqua Bar - overwater bar offering cocktails and open bar service, the Aqua Bar is a smaller and more intimate option than Coral Bar. It offer spectacular ocean views and its open deck seating makes it an ideal place to watch the stunning sunsets.
The Club - An exclusive venue for Club guests. Enjoy premium dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Serves Western cuisine.
Duplex Beach Villa - Offering duplex accommodation with the master bedroom on the upper level mezzanine and a convertible sofa. These villas are 87sqm and are separated into two floors and connected via staircase. All Villas offer a master king bedroom complete with a separate furnished living room and a bathroom.
Deluxe Overwater Villa - Offering a total of 86sqm of total living space. The Villa offers a master king complete with furnished separate living area and a bathroom with personal Jacuzzi or bathtub and heavenly rain shower.
Premier Overwater Villa - Designed for lagoon living, each villa offers abundant space, with 106 sqm of total living area, including an ample terrace with overwater catamaran net for lounging and basking in the sun, a sea-gazing bedroom with high ceilings, and an airy bathroom with shower and freestanding bathtub.
Family Overwater Villa - These 93sqm villas are especially designed for children’s comfort and safety and to provide parents with peace of mind. Each villa has bunk beds in a separate area, and gates at both the lagoon and the entrance of the room.
Premium Deluxe Sunset Overwater Villa With Pool - Set on the western side of the island, these 114sqm villas feature a 12sqm plunge pool on the deck looking out across the ocean. These villas boast sublime sunset views and feature an ample terrace with steps down to the lagoon, a sea-gazing King bedroom and an airy bathroom with a shower and freestanding bathtub.
Two Bedroom Beach Villa with Private Pool - These 159sqm beachfront villas have two bedrooms, a master king bedroom and a smaller bedroom with twin beds, a separate furnished living room, a bathroom with Island bathtub and rain shower, and a terrace with an exclusive private pool.
Standard All Inclusive package inclusions
• Meet and greet at Velana International Airport and assistance with domestic transfer and international flights.
• Stylish check-in with a glass of bubbly or herbal infused iced tea or soft drink of your choice.
• Daily breakfast with bubbles with an extensive international selection through mid-morning at the Reef Restaurant.
• Lunch: Dine around options at either Reef Restaurant (international buffet) or Suan Bua (Thai restaurant - Set menu).
• Dinner: Dine around options at either Reef Restaurant (international buffet), Suan Bua (Thai restaurant - Set menu or $40 credit per person once per day applicable) or Azzuri Mare (Italian restaurant - $40 credit per person once per day applicable) . Teppanyaki at the Reef (minimum 5-night stay receive one Teppanyaki per person per stay).
• Afternoon tea with a selection of pastries, sandwiches, and cakes available at Coral Bar.
• The resort operates two bars. Beverages are available from AI beverage menu – served daily from 11:00 - 23:00.
Includes wines (Red, White, Sparkling, and Rosé) served by the glass only, beer, spirits, cocktails, mocktails, soft drinks, tea, coffee and canned or bottled juices.
• Beverages during the meals at dining outlets (lunch and dinner) includes wines (Red, White, Sparkling, and Rosé) served by the glass only, beer, spirits, cocktails, mocktails, soft drinks, tea, coffee and canned or bottled juices.
• Minibar replenished once a day with a standard set up.
All guest received the following complimentary benefits:
• Non-motorised water sports (canoes, pedalos and windsurfing (equipment available for experienced guests).
• Snorkelling equipment for use throughout the stay.
• Fitness centre
• Tennis and Beach Volleyball.
• Kids’ Club.
• Dreams Cinema (Public Event and available once a week based on resort schedule).
• Wireless internet access available throughout the resort.
^ Round trip Seaplane transfers take approximately 25-minutes air transfer time per way, operated by Trans Maldivian Airways (TMA) only during daylight hours. International flight must arrive in the Maldives between 06:00 hrs. and 15:30 hrs. if guest arrive after hours they can arrive at resort via round trip Domestic flights are operated between Velana International Airport and Villa Airport Maamigili available for guests who arrive before 22:00hrs. The flight will take approx. 20-minute followed by a 30-minute speedboat ride to the resort.
Free luggage allowances up to 20 kg per passenger with hand carry up to 3 kg per passenger. Centara airport counter is No. 12 and located at the arrival zone at Velana International airport. International flight details must be sent to the resort 5 days prior to arrival.
^^Lunch: Dine around options at either Reef Restaurant (international buffet) or Suan Bua (Thai restaurant – Set menu).
Dinner: Dine around options at either Reef Restaurant (international buffet), Suan Bua (Thai restaurant – Set menu or $40 credit per person once per day applicable) or Azzuri Mare (Italian restaurant – $40 credit per person once per day applicable) . Teppanyaki at the Reef (minimum 5-night stay receive one Teppanyaki per person per stay).
The resort operates two bars. Beverages are available from AI beverage menu – served daily from 11:00 – 23:00. Includes wines (Red, White, Sparkling, and Rosé) served by the glass only, beer, spirits, cocktails, mocktails, soft drinks, tea, coffee and canned or bottled juices. Beverages during the meals at dining outlets (lunch and dinner) includes wines (Red, White, Sparkling, and Rosé) served by the glass only, beer, spirits, cocktails, mocktails, soft drinks, tea, coffee and canned or bottled juices.
A compulsory Green Tax of US$6 per person per night is payable direct to the hotel
Advertised price not valid during school holidays, Christmas and New Year. Contact a Holiday Specialist for prices over these periods. Prices are per person and include all taxes, transfers and twin share accommodation. Seasonal surcharges can apply especially during school holidays. Hotel specials have varied travel dates, block-out dates & high season surcharges may apply.
Prices shown are a guide only, please contact one of our specialist consultants for an exact quote on the dates you wish to travel & any conditions that may apply.