Category: 4* Superior Hotels
Location: Ari Atoll
Rooms Number: 71
Transfer Types: Sea Plane
||Atoll: Ari Atoll
||Distance from Male: 90 km
|| Transfer type: by seaplane / 30 min.
| Island size:230 x 220 m.
||Hotel group: Planhotel|| WI FI: free at lobby area
| Barefoot island: yes
||Kids Club:||House reef: 20-100 m.
|| Spa: Serena
Like a diamond in the middle of Ari Atoll, this newly built resort is under Italian management and has a lot of regular visitors. The magnificent scenery combined with an open architecture and natural wood, offers comfort and luxury in every edge. Just let the ocean breeze and your emotions take you away.
To the facilities of the resort belong an open-air reception (wireless LAN connection without charge), 3 restaurants a main bar, a small nightclub, a beach bar, a shop, a souvenir shop, a laundry (no charge) and a small office center with Internet access (extra charge).Chairs and towels on the beach are included for you. Furthermore, a doctor is stationed on the island.
Visit the Serena Spa and experience a wide range of treatments.
Total 71 rooms
Beach bungalow (46)
approx. 35 sqm
All Beach Villas are spacious and tastefully decorated with modern dark wood furniture.They have a half open shower, toilet with bidet, hair dryer, iPod, music and air conditioning (individually adjustable), ceiling fan, safe, telephone, a minibar, coffee and tea making facilities, and a terrace facing the sea with lounge chairs and beach towels.
Beach Villa Factsheet
Water Villas (25)
The new water villas are built on stilts over the turquoise blue sea.They all have a half open shower, toilet with bidet, hair dryer, iPod, music and air conditioning (individually adjustable), ceiling fan, safe, telephone, a minibar, coffee and tea making facilities, and a terrace facing the sea with lounge chairs and beach towels. Additionaly a small separate carderobe, complimentary internet connection. 1 Apple i-mAC, a private terrase and direct access to the water.
Water Villa Factsheet
At Diamonds Athuruga Island Maldives you can find:
Located on the island offers American breakfast buffet, buffet lunch and for dinner a fusion of Italian, Asian, Oriental and Maldivian cuisines with theme nights buffet and fish barbecue.
"Water Villas Restaurant"
Table d’hôte service offering International and Italian cuisine with selection of fresh seafood and fish.
Located on the island serves fresh baked pizzas for lunch and for dinner.
Main bar is located on the island and offers a large selection of cocktails, liquors, beer, wine, fresh juice and soft drinks.
"Water Villas Bar"
It is located along the pier. There you can find a large selection of cocktails, liquors, beer, wine, fresh juice and soft drinks in a comfortable open over water deck.
All our rates include All inclusive:
Breakfast, lunch and dinner in buffet at the main restaurant. As well unlimited selected beverages at the main bar and beach bar ( not included: champagne, some whiskey and cognac brands, as well ice cream). One time daily replenished in room mini bar, snorkeling equipment,
Morning and afternoon tea, coffee, snacks and ice at the beach bar.
Sports & Fitness
Included: table tennis, volleyball, aerobics, boccia, equipment for snorkeling, windsurfing,water aerobics, canoeing, catamaran sailing.
On the island of Athuruga you can find the IDIVE Diving Center. The experienced instructors talk English, Italian and German and will quide you to the dive sites of the surrounding area.
Beauty & Wellness
The Serena spa offers a wide range of massages and spa treatments (for a fee)
An exotic menu of massages, body works, facials and salon treatments features rejuvenation therapies inspired by India’s ancient holistic Ayurveda or “Science of life”.
Honeymooners receive 1 platter with fruits and 1 bottle of sparkling wine upon arrival.
Please inform with your reservation.
* Transfer is obligatory. Please provide your flight information (arrival and departure flight number and time).
* Seaplane transfer: The duration for sea plane transfer can be from 20 minutes till 1 hour time. No night transfer by sea plane is possible. Transfer by seaplane is available from 06:00 until 16:30, every day. If your arrival time at Male is after 15:30 or your departure flight is after 16:30 pm, you must stay one night in an airport hotel.
The maximum luggage allowance for this type of transfer is 20kg per person (adults and children over 2 years old)
Check in – Check out Information:
* Check in time: Your room is available for you from 14:00 on your arrival date. If you want to take your room earlier please arrange it upon arrival. For a guarantee early check in, you have to book one additional night.
* Check out time: You have to leave your room at 12:00 on your departure date. If you want a late check out, please arrange it with your resort’s reception desk. For a guarantee late check out, you have to book one additional night.
Meal Plan Information:.
** Same meal plan must be booked for all travellers in the same room.
** Same meal plan must be booked for entire stay.
** If you have booked your accommodation with BB, HB or FB please note that drinks are not included.
BB = Bed and Breakfast Drinks not included unless mentioned.
HB = Halfboard. Breakfast and Dinner(drinks not included unless mentioned). A lot of the resorts give you the possibility to change dinner to lunch. Please contact the reception.
FB = Full board. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner(drinks not included unless mentioned).
ALL= All inclusive. Breakfast, Lunch , Dinner and a big list of alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks. A lot of resorts by All Inclusive Meal plan offer tea breaks and small snacks during the day. You can check details information at each hotel’s page.
** Infants under 2 years pay a fixed rate of USD 8 per night directly to the hotel.
** With effect from 01 January 2012, a new airport tax is payable by all passengers departing from Male. The charge is $25.00 per departing international passenger (age 2 years and above). The tax can be paid by cash or credit card direct at the airport of Male.
** Do not forget to check that your passports have all necessary information for the entrance in Maldives. More information you can find at:
Maldives Immigration Office
or contact Maldives consulate / embassy in your country.
** The rates you see in our Online Hotel Booking Engine and our website are only valid for reservations made through GUNA Travel Germany GmbH.
* Free nights Offer:Free nights do not include Bed Tax of USD8 per day and per person. This charge is payable direct to the hotel.
*** General Booking Conditions ***
For the booking following details are necessary:
1) Correct guests' names they way they are written in the passports
2) Arrival and departure flight details (flight number and arrival / departure time).
Deadline for changes and cancellations
* for reservations made at least 1 month before check in date there will be a deadline of 2 working days for changes or cancellations.
* for reservations made less than 1 month before check in date we can not give any deadline and full payment is required.
Change and Cancellation policy:
After the "free cancellation" deadline the following cancellation fees will apply:
Cancellation until 30 days before arrival: 30% cancellation fees of the total amount.
Cancellation between 29 days and 16 days before arrival: 50% cancellation fees
Cancellation between 15 days and 08 days before arrival: 65% cancellation fees
Cancellation between 07 days and 04 days before arrival: 80% cancellation fees
Cancellation between 03 days before arrival and arrival day/noon: 90% cancellation fees
Changes or cancellations after arrival date/noon or check in are NOT possible!
Payment policy for bookings made AT LEAST 1 month before check in date:
* Till the end of the cancellation deadline, we will need 30% prepayment of the total booking amount.
* The rest payment of 70% is necessary latest one month before check in date.
Payment policy for bookings made LESS than 1 month before check in date:
* Full payment is required at the time of confirmation
Payments are possible either by bank transfer to one of our company bank accounts in Germany
or through Credit Card (Master, Visa) with no extra charge.
The Hotel Voucher and the original invoice will be issued after receipt of the total payment.
Early booking discount
* discount for confirmed reservation up to 30, 60, 90 days before check-in date
* Valid for period 01.11.2015 - 31.10.2016
* Valid for all room types
* Honeymooners get 1 bottle of sparkling wine and 1 platter with fruits upon arrival. Please inform with your reservation.