You’ve seen the Maldives all over Instagram: this nation of 26 natural atolls in the Indian Ocean is famous for its powder-soft beaches, turquoise lagoons and wide open skies. Protected by coral reefs, the crystalline waters here are a magnet for divers looking to explore colourful marine life and ocean-floor shipwrecks. Hotels in the Maldives also serve those seeking tranquillity, with coconut palms, gentle sea breezes and holistic spas to soothe and nourish both mind and body.
We’ve hand-selected our favourite all-inclusive resorts so you can focus on the things you’ll cherish the most, like sipping champagne while the sun goes down, snorkelling in clear waters or bonding with friends over a game of beach volleyball. From family-friendly hotels with kids’ clubs and paddling pools to romance-heavy getaways and action-packed water sport havens, you’ll be sure to find the Maldives vacation that fits your personal vibe.