Who says Maldives is just for honeymooners? White sandy beaches, crystal-clear turquoise waters, glow-in-the-dark beach… Maldives has officially become our new dream destination for that perfect beach getaway! This little slice of paradise welcomes thousands of travellers every year. And we bet that you didn’t know that Islam is the official state religion of Maldives!

Need more reasons to book your trip to Maldives? Allow us to convince you here!

We’ve done the research and were pleasantly surprised to find that these resorts actually cater to the needs of Muslim travellers! Imagine private pools, delicious halal food, prayer facilities and private spa services! The resorts listed in this article have them all!

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1. Conrad Rangali

HHWT Maldives Resorts Conrad Rangali
HHWT Maldives Resorts Conrad Rangali Villa with Private PoolCredit: Conrad Maldives Rangali

Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Yes
Spa: Private female and male treatment rooms

Highlights

  • The Spa Treat and the Over-water Spa experience
  • Manta Ray watching & Whale Shark snorkelling
  • Glass bottomed boat trips
  • Night fishing and deep sea fishing experiences

Click here to book: Conrad Maldives Rangali

2. Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru


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HHWT Maldives Resorts Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru Oceanview Pool Villa Private PoolCredit: Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru

Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Yes
Spa: Female therapists and private spa rooms

Highlights

  • Water sports centre
  • Health and fitness centre
  • PADI Gold Palm 5-star Resort Dive Centre
  • Banyan Velaa- A 30-metre classic flagged double-mast yatch

Click here to book: Banyan Tree Vabbinfaru 

3. Six Senses Laamu


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HHWT Maldives Resorts Six Senses Laamu semi-private pool villaCredit: Six Senses Laamu

Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Semi-private
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Unfortunately, we were unable to confirm this.
Alcohol-free villas: Yes
Spa: Female spa therapists

Highlights

  • Diving experiences
  • Surfing
  • Private desert island experiences
  • Six Senses spa

Click here to book: Six Senses Laamu

4. Jumeirah Vittaveli


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Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Yes
Spa: Private spa treatment rooms

Highlights

  • Well-equipped overwater gym
  • Children’s club and play area
  • Activities such as water sports, yoga, and diving
  • Talise spa

Click here to book: Jumeirah Vittaveli

5. Shangri La Villingili


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Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes (Private infinity pool)
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Yes
Spa: Female spa therapists

Highlights

  • CHI Spa
  • PADI Dive Centre
  • Nature trails, guided walks, and bike tours
  • Deep sea fishing and water sports

Click here to book: Shangri La Villingili 

6. Cheval Blank Randheli

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Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes (Private infinity pool)
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Yes
Spa: 6 treatment villas for couples and singles

Highlights

  • PADI certified 5-star Dive Centre
  • Candle-lit dinner on desert island
  • Sunset Yoga
  • Children’s play area (includes a large water slide)

Click here to book: Cheval Blanc Randheli

7. The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi

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HHWT Maldive's Resorts The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi Private Pool VillaCredit: The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi

Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Removal of minibar upon request
Spa: Private spa treatment rooms

Highlights

  • Excursions on-board Dhoni Sunset Cruise
  • Koamas Kidz Paradise
  • Karaoke Lounge
  • Fitness Centre

Click here to book: The Sun Siyam Iru Fushi

8. The Residence Maldives

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HHWT Maldives Resorts The Residence Maldives
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Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Removal of minibar upon request
Spa: Private spa treatment rooms, in-room spa treatment

Highlights

  • Spa by Clarins
  • Dolphin Cruise
  • One night free with minimum stay of 4 nights
  • Yoga for adults and children (Aged 7 years and above)

Click here to book: The Residence Maldives

9. Soneva Fushi Maldives
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Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Removal of minibar upon request
Spa: Private spa treatment rooms, in-room spa treatment

Highlights

  • Cinema Paradiso, open-air theatre
  • The Observatory, star-gazing through state-of-the-art telescope
  • Island hopping by dhoni
  • Family Dolphin Cruise

Click here to book: Soneva Fushi

10. Ayada Maldives
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Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Removal of minibar upon request
Spa: Private spa treatment rooms, in-room spa treatment

Highlights

  • Sandbank dining
  • Equator crossing excursion
  • PADI 5-Star Dive Centre
  • Banana boat & the Fun Tube

Click here to book: Ayada Maldives

11. Zitahli Kuda-Funafaru Resorts & Spa

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HHWT Maldives Resorts Zitahlikudafunafaru JettyCredit: Zitahli Kuda-Funafaru Rsorts & Spa

Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Removal of minibar upon request
Spa: Private spa treatment rooms

Highlights

  • Sunset Fishing
  • Half Day Island Discovery
  • Sunset Dolphin Cruise
  • Snorkeling Safari

Click here to book: Zitahli Kuda-Funafaru Resorts & Spa

12. Amilla Fushi

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HHWT Maldives Resorts amilla-fushi-ocean-lagoon-house-photoCredit: Amilla Fushi

Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Removal of minibar upon request
Spa: Private spa treatment rooms, in-room spa treatment

Highlights

  • Maldivian Fishing
  • Explore Baa Atoll, UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve
  • The Javvu Spa

Click here to book: Amilla Fushi

13. Viceroy Maldives


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Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Yes
Spa: Private spa treatment rooms

Highlights

Click here to book: Viceroy Maldives

14. The Naladhu, Anantara Resorts

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Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Yes
Spa: Female therapists and private spa rooms

Highlights

  • Anantara Spa
  • Snorkeling, diving, and deep-sea fishing
  • Naladhu Raanee – sunset cruise
  • Yoga and culinary lessons

Click here to book: The Naladhu

15. Cocoa Island, by COMO

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HHWT Maldives Resorts Cocoa Island by COMO Dhoni SuiteCredit: Facebook/cocoa island by como

Halal dining options: Yes
Villa and pool privacy: Yes
Prayer facilities/mosque on the island: Yes
Alcohol-free villas: Removal of minibar upon request
Spa: Private spa treatment rooms, in-room treatment

Highlights

  • Dhoni Suites
  • Private sandbank dining
  • Parasailing
  • Windsurfing lesson

Click here to book: Cocoa Island 

Spoilt for choice? Shut your eyes, scroll really quickly and pick one at random. We’re sure you won’t go wrong with any of these resorts 😉

Have a resort that you would love to recommend to us? Let us know in the comments below!

 

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