Viceroy Maldives

A true haven for the discerning adventurer, Viceroy Maldives provides innovative levels of seclusion and luxury set within a spectacular locale. Stretching over 17 acres of palm-fringed, pristine island vegetation, Viceroy Maldives is encircled by a lagoon of startling blue, complementing the natural elements utilized for the interior decoration of the vast living spaces guests can enjoy on the resort, created by award winning designer Yabu Pushelberg.

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GEO Information

Viceroy Maldives is located in Shaviyani Atoll, 192 km from the capital island of Male. Access to Vagaru is easily accomplished via a scenic 50-minute seaplane flight from Ibrahim Nasir International Airport.

  • Introduction

    On the uncharted northern edge of the Maldives', Viceroy Maldives is located on the private island of Vagaru. A true haven for the discerning adventurer, Viceroy Maldives leaves no detail unanswered.

    Five dining venues, including the alluring, middle Eastern-inspired central Treehouse Restaurant, offer everything from casual beachside cuisine, Pan Asian and European fare, to intimate fine dining experiences with a wine cellar and a private chef's table.

    The award winning interior design firm Yabu Pushelberg created the interiors of Viceroy Maldives by drawing inspiration from the islands' natural beauty and culture, utilizing only the necessary elements in order to avoid competition with the unsurpassed splendor of the location. Using naturally rustic materials together with modern patterns allows the resort to exude sophistication without feeling ostentatious.

    Here, seclusion and rejuvenation are realized within a world of total luxury. Yet, Viceroy Maldives is not only a haven for relaxation; the island provides a wealth of activities from the expansive water sports center to world-class diving, snorkeling or deep-sea fishing excursions.

    Whether lounging in an oversized daybed overlooking the lagoon, socializing beachside at the resort's infinity pool, or relaxing with children in the playful Kids' Zone, Viceroy Maldives exceeds the expectations of even the most discerning guests.

  • Treehouse

    The Treehouse lures guests with its exotic flavors of the Middle East and features a selection of hot or cold mezzes from the region. Soft cushions and loungers are artfully placed to allow guests to choose an intimate or livelier setting. While some sip drinks before dinner during the drama of a Maldives sunset, others may choose to climb up for a more scenic seating overlooking the lagoon for an unparalleled view of the starry sky. The Treehouse is the perfect spot for pre and post dinner drinks, smoking a shisha, and savoring some sweet delights.


    Every day begins with an abundance of choices for breakfast, providing guests with both Western and Asian selections. For those looking for a healthier option, there is an extensive selection of organic low-fat and soy yogurts, fresh tropical fruits, and an array of healthy Asian breakfast options. For dinner, flavors of the East and West are prepared and presented in a contemporary style, whilst preserving the authenticity of each origin.


    The Pool Bar & Grill, provides ample choice for daytime dining. It's a perfect dining location for al-fresco lunches by the pool with family and friends. Private cabanas are at guests' disposal and can be reserved fully stocked with a pre-set selection of beverages, a perfect way to spend the day lounging and overlooking the lagoon. As the sun sets, the freshest seafood and fine cuts are prepared to guests' tastes straight from the outdoor grill.

    Cerchio & AOC

    Poised above Vista, the signature restaurant, Cerchio, is ideal for those looking for a quiet evening to celebrate a special occasion or a romantic candle-lit dinner. Food prepared is a modern interpretation of fine Italian cuisine inspired by preservation of the authentic flavors of home style cooking, enhanced by a fine selection of Italian and international wines. The chefs will create menus based on seasonally available produce and local seafood, offering a selection of "themed menus" throughout the year focusing on individual culinary delights such as white summer truffles. At the Wine Cellar, AOC, guests can find a wide spectrum of wines to accommodate taste, price, and occasion. The wine list will be focused around both the culinary selection as well as the genealogical journey of discovery. The selection of wine ranges from the finest estates of France and Italy to new world wine regions, with an extensive collection of Magnums. This is a perfect venue for a group of friends and family members to celebrate an evening and make it memorable. AOC gives an opportunity to showcase the Executive Chef's finest preparations and signature dishes paired with guests' choices of the finest wines. Private events from two to fourteen can be organized as well.

    In-Villa Dining

    At any hour of the day or night, a selection of small plates, snacks and entrees can be brought to the villa's deck or living area. Special menus can also be planned for intimate dinner served in the celebrated Viceroy style, on the guest's deck, on the beach, or on a deserted island in the Indian Ocean.

  • Scuba Diving

    The Resort's PADI-licensed Dive Centre is run by a multilingual team of professionals. With a house reef just off the shore plus unchartered dive and snorkeling sites, novice and experienced divers alike can revel in the island's underwater treasures with the Center's PADI certified training courses.

    Generation V

    At Viceroy Maldives, dedicated Kid's Zone, children (Age 4-12) have fun and at the same time receive an educational experience by learning about the Maldivian culture and history. Respecting the environment is the main focus in all supervised activities, such as kite making/flying, shell painting, and safe snorkeling.

    Water Sports

    A range of water sports, both motorized and non-motorized, are available.

    ~ Waterskiing
    ~ Wake Boarding
    ~ Windsurfing
    ~ Catamaran Sailing
    ~ Fun Tube Rides
    ~ Fishing Trips out in the Deep Sea, at Sunset or out at a Deserted Island
    ~ Kayaking

    Land Sports

    ~ state-of-the art Fitness Studio with TechnoGym equipment
    ~ Yoga Classes daily

  • The Spa at Viceroy Maldives

    Step into a sanctuary balanced between the sounds of the sea and the horizon's edge. The Spa at Viceroy Maldives experience is designed to allow each guest to reconnect to their Essential Self – the person they are when they are free of the stresses, imbalances and toxins of daily life. In the Spa, the resort created a space for stillness, being, wisdom, peace, bliss and embracing of the sacred.

    In the over-water Spa Villas, guests can choose from curated program options that embrace services such as specialized massage techniques, yoga practices and dietary guidance. Viceroy Signature Journeys, a carefully chosen series of Ayurvedic, regional and traditional treatments, gently guide the guest from simple relaxation to a state of complete renewal.

    Spa Facilities

    ~ Five over-water Spa Villas, complete with private changing areas, steam showers, private deck views and two hydraulic treatment tables to accomplish any treatment required by guests.

    ~ The Couple's Private Suite, containing a private wet chamber complete with Vichy shower, a plunge pool for two and silent area to unwind and relax pre-and post treatments.

    ~ Beauty Suite for nail and hair styling

    ~ The Spa Boutique retails products from Ila and Valmont, essential oils, yoga wear, music, gift items, and books on spa, wellness and lifestyle.


    For those who prefer introspective exercise, The Spa provides an array of yoga lessons daily, with both private and group instruction available.

    Fitness Center

    Partnering with world-renowned Technogym, guests can stretch, revitalize and energize in the extensive fitness pavilion with the latest in cardio and strength equipment.

Rooms & Suites

Viceroy Maldives blends optimal seclusion with supreme comfort in the island's spectacular setting.

The resort's villas resemble the hull of an inverted Maldivian “dhoni” (a traditional fishing boat) and occupy the vast areas on the beach and lagoon. Each villa is designed for maximum privacy, providing ample distance between each other to maintain intimacy and space for the guests.

In-Villa Amenities include
• Private Pools in every Villa
• Private Sundecks
• Private Chaise Lounges on the Deck
• Spacious Bathrooms
• outdoor and indoor Showers
• Mac Minis in every villa
• Complimentary Wi-Fi
• Mini-bar
• Coffee Machine
• 24 hour Laundry and Pressing Services
• 24 hour in-villa Dining

Royal Villa

For guests seeking the very best that the Maldives has to offer, the Viceroy's three bedroom Royal Villa is the only option. The generous living room overlooks the lagoon through floor-to-ceiling windows, and the split-level deck holds a 60 square meter plunge pool just steps from the water. The Villa's living area is designed for entertaining,

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Deluxe Water Villa with Pool

Perched atop the lagoon, enjoy the bright spaciousness and privacy of the Deluxe Water Villas with Pool. From the deck, dip into the private plunge pool or just relax, savoring the sweeping views. The generous spaces in the two-story Deluxe Water Villas with Pool allow for personalized living, and feature a second floor loft with convertible

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Water Villa with Pool

Enjoy life suspended over the lagoon in a spacious Water Villa with Pool, each positioned a considerable distance from their neighbors. Overlooking the soothing lagoon views, the villas are expansive and full of light while retaining an intimate feel. From the tiered deck, choose to relax in the private plunge pool or dive off into the

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Deluxe 2 Bedroom Beach Villa with Pool

Nestled between lush gardens and the soft sand of the island's edge lay the Deluxe 2-Bedroom Beach Villa with Pool, with incredible views beyond the windows of the soaring interiors. The Deluxe 2-Bedroom Beach Villa with Pool boast floor to ceiling windows, and a spacious living room and en-suite bathroom with its own outdoor shower nestled

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Beach Villa with Pool

Cloistered on the water's edge, the Beach Villas with Pool offer generous living spaces surrounded by a lush screen of greenery. Past the shower and the tub in the bedroom's spacious en-suite bathroom, discover a door that opens out to the villa's private garden. The intimate garden area holds an outdoor shower and oversized plunge pool

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