Experiences | Kuda Villingili

Whether guests want a quiet, relaxing day or an adventure, Kuda Villingili Resort Maldives has a wide range of activities, from surfing and big game fishing to romantic dinners on the beach and pampering spa treatments.

Recreation & Leisure

The Pool

Take a dive in the cool water’s of the resort’s swimming pool, one of the longest in the Maldives that stretches 150-metres, surrounded by lush nature. The pool is lined with sunbeds and private, shaded cabanas. Take a dip in the jacuzzi under the shade, or have fun with the kids at the separate, child-friendly pool.

Sports & Games

Kuda Villingili hosts daily competitions and games. Have a tennis or volleyball match, or challenge friends and family to billiards or a game of chess.

Kuda Fiyo Island Playground

Kuda Fiyo is more than a kids club. Our special team leads fun-filled games, activities, and creative workshops around the island to spark imagination and make each child’s holiday unforgettable.


The Spa

Take a moment to forget about time and drift into an absolute state of relaxation at the Kuda Villingili Spa. The spa’s eight treatment villas over the water are the perfect space to put the mind and the body at ease. Organic and plant-based ingredients complement the ancient healing traditions of the East. Professionally trained therapists and instructors focus on meeting the wellness needs of each client, providing a personal experience to help.


With a focus on self-love and self-discovery, the resort’s wellness and sports facilities complement the spa with restorative leisure through gym exercise, yoga, and other recreational activities.


The gym features modern fitness equipment by Technogym while the elevated Yoga Pavilion, overlooking the ocean, offers personal yoga master sessions, stretching, breathing exercises, and meditation.

Water Activities


Guests have prime access to one of the top surfing spots in the Maldives, Chicken’s Break, where a reef stretch produces over 10 second barrels. Kuda Villingili is perfect for surf enthusiasts. Along with surf boards and other equipment available at KudaVillingili, the resort also offers surf lessons.

With groundswell coming from the Southeast, the best time to visit the island for surfing is between May and October.

Water Sports

Surf the majestic waves at the nearby Chicken Break, one of the world’s top ten surfing spots, or have a go at kayaking, wakeboarding, jet skiing, or windsurfing. All non-motorised water sport equipment is available free of charge.

Marine Life


During the day, snorkel to observe the majestic manta rays, reef sharks, and hundreds of species of tropical fish swimming amongst the coral reefs. Venture out after sundown to catch a glimpse of the unique fluorescent marine life.

Scuba Diving

Explore the most popular diving spot in North Malé, home to manta rays and reef sharks, on a trip guided by Kuda Villingili’s skilled dive team.

Live Performance & Retail Therapy

Weekly Entertainment

Guests can enjoy music from a live band by the pool as well as DJ sets at the Beach Bar. The resort’s weekly entertainment includes:

Maldivian Night

A party celebrating the Maldivian culture with a traditional “boduberu” performance.

Retail Village

The Retail Village is home to an exquisite collection of designer boutiques. The Village features Essence Maldives, Photo Studio and Authentic Maldives shop.

Authentic Maldives
A state initiative to promote the many talented artisans, craftsmen & designers in the Maldives.

Kuda Villingili Photo Studio
Capture the magic of your Maldives escape with personalized photography services at Kuda Villingili. Whether you're enjoying the turquoise waters, serene beaches, or vibrant marine life, we ensure that your moments are artistically captured, reflecting the true essence of your unforgettable stay.

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Essence Maldives

Fashionable resort wear with vibrant tropical hues are available at Essence Maldives.

Reservations: (+960) 4001700
General Enquiries: (+960)4000900
Kudavillingili, Kaafu Atoll
Republic of Maldives

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