Centara Grand Island Spa Maldives
Maldives, Maldives

Rating 4

Centara Grand Island Spa Maldives
Maldives, Maldives

Rating 4

Spacious thatched and weather-boarded water villas set over the ocean and beachfront suites surrounded by the coral reef and linked to the island for Spa, bars, restaurants and leisure facilities. Couples and families welcome.


  • Satellite/TV
  • Kids Pools
  • Payable Laundry Service
  • Spa Facilities
  • Fitness/Gym Facilities
  • Safety Deposit Box Rental

Centara Grand Island Spa Maldives is a carefree and family friendly all-inclusive resort with colonial style buildings set amid lush palms, sandy beaches and clear warm waters. The resort has it's own house reef providing a myriad of colour for snorkellers and there is a dive site just off the reef with a shipwreck with more sites nearby.

Leisure facilities and activities at the resort include a swimming pool, a pool for children, a Spa, a PADI certified diving centre, water sports, banana boat and tube rides, floodlit tennis court, an over water fitness gym, beach games and a kids club featuring Camp Safari (ages 4-9) and E-Zone (ages 10-17).

The oceanfront Spa offers various relaxing massages and treatments as well as yoga sessions. In addition, the hotel organise a number of excursions including sunset cruises, snorkelling tours, discovery trips and fishing.

Social and dining venues include 3 restaurants (reservation require for dinner at the speciality restaurants) all offering vegetarian options. The thatched reef restaurant enjoys a pool-side location with views to the ocean. It is open for champagne breakfasts and buffets with live cooking stations at lunch and dinner. The Azurri Mare features an open kitchen and views over the lagoon. It is open for lunch and dinner specialising in seafood and Italian dishes. Suan Bua is a Thai themed restaurant with a lotus pond and a choice of indoor and outdoor dining at lunch and dinner. Open all day until midnight serving cocktails and snacks the over water Aqua bar has daily sundowner parties whilst the lounge bar has daily afternoon teas and a games area with pool tables.

Amenities and services available to guests include free WiFi and reception. There is also baby sitting, a boutique, laundry, medical services and currency exchange (all with local charges). At a supplement there is the exclusive Club lounge with A la Carte menu at all services or 24 hour in-villa dining.

Local charges may apply to some hotel facilities and others may be seasonal.


There are 112 over water villas or beachfront suites and villas with the option of a private plunge pool. All room types feature free Wi-Fi, flat screen satellite TV, DVD player, telephone, a mini bar, tea and coffee making facilities, a safe, a hair dryer, a ceiling fan and individually controlled air conditioning.

The beachfront suites are located by the beach and the lagoon. They have a mezzanine level with a king-size bedroom, a living area and a bathroom with an outdoor bath. They are light and airy sleeping up to 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.

The weather-boarded over-water villas have a thatched roof, light and spacious interiors and a sun deck with access to the water below. Family over-water villas have childproof locks to the terrace and a sleeping area with bunkbeds and playstation for the children.

Beachfront pool villas have 1 or 2 bedrooms, a large living area, a terrace and private plunge pool, a mezzanine with king-size bedroom, a ground floor twin bedroom (in 2 bedroom villas), a bathroom with a bath and shower.

Local charges may apply to some hotel facilities and others may be seasonal.

Special Information

Please note: A compulsory departure tax of 12 US Dollars (approx 8GBP) per person is payable locally in local currency.


Centara Grand Island Spa Maldives is located in the South Ari Atoll, surrounded by a turquoise lagoon and the Indian Ocean. From Male Airport, the island can be reached via seaplane in approximately 25 minutes.

Address: SOUTH ARI ATOLL, Maldives, 20064, Maldives Telephone: 00960 668 8000

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