JA Manafaru is a larger resort-style hotel set on a tiny 35-acre island of flawless white sands, deep emerald foliage and dazzling turquoise waters in the northern-most atoll of Haa Alifu. Following a fairly lengthy domestic flight and speedboat transfer, you'll be able to immerse yourself in this luxurious retreat and enjoy it's wealth of activities, suitable for couples and families alike.
A collection of overwater villas provide 'sunrise' or 'sunset' options, while characterful beach villas offer greater privacy; all have a private pool. An extensive selection of water sports, activities and excursions is available for the more active, while for more relaxed pursuits, the Calm Spa Sanctuary has extensive therapies and the main infinity pool has a sublime setting to while away the hours overlooking the sparkling ocean.
All the resort's main facilities are located on the main island where winding paths weave through the tropical vegetation connecting the different facilities including restaurants and spa. Key features include three swimming pools, a PADI dive centre, water sports centre, spa, fitness centre, recreation activities on land, as well as dedicated centres for young children and teenagers which includes a dedicated children's pool.
JA Manafaru's six different restaurants offer exceptional cuisine created from locally produced ingredients and inspired by a host of cuisines including Maldivian delicacies. Whether you choose the Asian inspired White Orchid; the beachfront setting of the Ocean Grill, situated right by the water's edge, an Italian-inspired poolside bistro or a sunset cocktail at the Horizon Lounge, every moment at JA Manafaru will provide an aromatic treat for your senses.
- Beach villas have direct beach access plus a private pool
- Exquisite afternoon tea or sundowners at the White Orchid Lounge
- Stunning infinity pool for adults beside an idyllic beach
- Extensive choice of water sports and abundant marine life
At a glance
- 87 villas with pool
- All ages
- All year
- Family Rooms
- B&B to All Inclusive
"Book dinner in the underground wine cavern, The Cellar, and enjoy fine wines paired with exquisite cuisine."
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Take a journey through JA Manafaru to get a flavour of its unique style and character, designed to enchant every guest.
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