Maldives with Bébés
The magical Maldives – what was once known as the hottest honeymoon hotspot – has now transformed into a kid-loving playground! Book a family getaway to Maldives so that your children can stay occupied, your worries can diminish, and your relaxation can be maximized. The various small islands of the Maldives archipelago know how to treat children with the most superb care, and here’s the inside scoop on two of the best Maldives resorts to take your bébés with you…
The St. Regis Maldives Vommuli Resort
Location Dhaalu Atoll Vommuli, Maldives
Style Barefoot Luxury
Vibe Relaxed Sophistication
Rooms Opt for the Two-Bedroom Family Villa with Pool that has direct acccess to the beach. The Two-Bedroom Beach Suite with Pool is another great option if the kids are a little older, or go big with the Caroline Astor Estate with three bedrooms
Spa Seriously spectacular! Their signature Iridium Spa offers treatments enhanced by Natura Bissé products and expert staff and acupuncturists to fulfill each individual’s wellness needs
Facilities There's tons to do here and the new facilities are all amazing. There's an outdoor infinity pool, a fitness center, an outdoor tennis court, a library, a beach, a sports center offering scuba & diving lessons as well as many other water sports, an airport lounge known as “The Great Room”, and a pristine white-sand beach seasonal outdoor pool, as well as a modern, well-equipped gym where personal training and yoga classes can be arranged. Outdoor sessions in the 11 acres of walled gardens can also be booked.
Restaurants 6 Restaurants & Bars - There's a family-friendly beachfront pizzeria, a stunning overwater bar & an opulent underground wine cellar for some adult-time
Best For Kids Ages 4-12
Highlights Children yoga classes, cooking courses, creative crafts such as painting & origami and a collection of puzzles, video & board games
One & Only Reethi Rah
Location North Malé Atoll, Maldives
Style OTT Luxury
Vibe Secluded Sophistication
Rooms The Two-Villa Residence with Pool is the most ideal option for families, there's the option to easily link two individual free-standing villas to share the additional space and refreshing luxury of a pool
Spa A blissful sanctuary inspired by nature, with facilities insulated from the rest of the resort within lush manicured gardens and private treatment villas overlooking the ocean
Facilities An artist studio, a tennis court, a rock climbing wall, a variety of unique shops, a water sports center, and serene pools & beaches. There are 3 communal pools; one in the outstanding kids club and two next to the Rah Bar... With a slide, shallow paddling areas and mini sun loungers, the pool at the kids club is a haven for active children and is always supervised.
Restaurants 6 Restaurants & 3 Bars & Lounges - Children are allowed in all the onsite restaurants
Best For Kids All Ages
Highlights It's truly a paradise for children of all ages! If you have young ones, no need to pack some of the essentials as you can request bottle warmers, bottle sterilisers, baby monitors and cots. Don’t worry if you succumb to some tropical lurgy: the hotel has a 24-hour doctor stationed on the island.
- For Kids Ages 4-9: Separate dining facilities, arts and crafts areas, a sporting facility and a swimming pool will host activities special for the children.
- For Kids Ages 9-11: Tweens have their very own chill-out space located on the beach daily from 9am-7pm.
- For Kids Ages 12 & Up: Teens can enjoy scheduled activities and organized competitions, as well as enjoy refreshing beverages and ice cream at ClubOneChildren.