Experience world-class service at JOALI Maldives

Located on Muravandhoo island on the Raa Atoll in the northern Maldives, JOALI features 73 private beach and water villas and residences. Each villa is inspired by individual stories and designed to evoke this sensibility throughout. JOALI Spa by Espa is inspired by the tropical surrounds and offers indulgent treatments. A fitness center offers expert trainers and expansive views of the turquoise hued blue ocean and deep green flora and fauna. There are four restaurants that provide inventive fusion cuisine. Vandhoo Restaurant – a specially designed dining experience spanning tastes from across South-East Asia, China, the Mediterranean and the Levant, Gourmet gallivants will indulge in experiential dining choices, superlative breakfast spreads and an impressive cellar of hand-picked wines and vintages to match. Her Kitchen – a personalised culinary experience for guests to learn how to cook (and enjoy) local Maldivian recipes Saoke Restaurant designed by Japanese restaurant architect Noriyoshi Muramatsu replete with Kotatsu seating and elegant lounge, to Nikkei cuisine. Italian Restaurant – a piece of Italy in the midst of the Maldives, from Nonna-approved pastas to obligatory Bellini aperitivos and grappa digestives. Mura Bar – comprising cabanas and infinity pods overlooking the sandy white beach and iridescent sea. With its vibrant ocean and lush landscapes JOALI can arrange activities like snorkeling with manta rays, learning about coral degradation in the underwater museum, wakeboarding to chartered yacht and dhoni excursions as well as meeting with local communities. An art map of the hotel takes guests on an art and sculpture tour of the island in a scavenger hunt of unique works designed specifically for Joali.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Activities:

Tennis court

Fitness centre

Fishing


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 1:
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 2:
2 single beds
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom 1:
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 2:
2 single beds
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom 1:
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 2:
2 single beds
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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Sustainability certification

This property has one or more third-party sustainability certifications.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.7
Facilities
9.7
Cleanliness
9.9
Comfort
9.9
Value for money
8.3
Location
9.3
Free WiFi
10
High score for Raa Atoll
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Ian
    Austria Austria
    The quality of Joali’s design was superb. every detail was beautiful and harmonious. It is a very relaxed and sophisticated place at the same time. The main like was the staff, they were all genuinely outstanding.
  • Anastasia
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Wonderful island and resort! Incredible service and hospitality!
  • Thomas
    Switzerland Switzerland
    - best Service on the whole Maldives👍 - you get everything you want…also if they don’t offer it officially. - very good employees in all areas - great food an special menu - NO mosquitoes!! not even one single mosquito!! that’s not normal on the...

Property surroundings

Restaurants
4 restaurants on site

  • Belinnis
    • Cuisine
      Italian
    • Open for
      Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Romantic
  • Vandhoo
    • Cuisine
      Chinese • Indian • Malaysian • Seafood • Thai • Turkish • Local • Asian • International
  • Saoke
    • Cuisine
      Japanese
    • Open for
      Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Traditional • Romantic
  • Mura Beach Bar
    • Cuisine
      Italian • Local • International • Grill/BBQ
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner • High tea • Cocktail hour
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian

Resort facilities of JOALI Maldives
Great facilities! Review score, 9.7

Most popular facilities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport shuttle
  • Family rooms
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Room service
  • Bar
  • Private beach area
Bathroom
  • Shower
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun terrace
  • Private beach area
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Live music/performance
    Additional charge
  • Cooking class
    Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Themed dinner nights
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
  • Walking tours
  • Movie nights
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Beach
  • Tennis equipment
    Additional charge
  • Evening entertainment
  • Kids' club
  • Water sport facilities on site
    Additional charge
  • Snorkelling
  • Diving
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Canoeing
    Additional charge
  • Darts
  • Windsurfing
    Additional charge
  • Children's playground
  • Games room
  • Fishing
    Additional charge
  • Tennis court
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Reception services
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Strollers
  • Baby safety gates
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Indoor play area
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Babysitting/child services
    Additional charge
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Trouser press
    Additional charge
  • Ironing service
    Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning
    Additional charge
  • Laundry
    Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
    Additional charge
  • Business centre
    Additional charge
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Minimarket on site
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Family rooms
  • Barber/beauty shop
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
Free!
  • Open all year
  • All ages welcome
  • Pool with view
  • Shallow end
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Pool bar
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Sun umbrellas
Wellness
  • Kids' pool
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Personal trainer
  • Fitness classes
  • Yoga classes
  • Fitness
  • Full body massage
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Couples massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Foot bath
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Steam room
  • Spa facilities
  • Light therapy
  • Body wrap
  • Body scrub
  • Body treatments
  • Hair styling
  • Hair colouring
  • Hair cut
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Hair treatments
  • Make up services
  • Waxing services
  • Facial treatments
  • Beauty Services
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Open-air bath
  • Hammam
    Additional charge
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Spa and wellness centre
    Additional charge
  • Fitness centre
  • Sauna
Languages spoken
  • Arabic
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Russian
  • Thai
  • Turkish
  • Chinese

House rules
JOALI Maldives takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in
From 2:00 PM to 12:00 AM
Check-out
From 6:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Cancellation/ prepayment
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required option.
Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 18 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Extra bed upon request
US$6 per child, per night
Cot upon request
US$6 per child, per night
3 - 5 years
Extra bed upon request
US$6 per child, per night
6 - 11 years
Extra bed upon request
US$220 per child, per night
12+ years
Extra bed upon request
US$420 per person, per night

Prices for cots and extra beds are not included in the total price, and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction
There is no age requirement for check-in
Pets
Pets are not allowed.
Accepted payment methods
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The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

• Your transfers to and from JOALI Maldives will be booked by the resort based on your international flight arrival/departure flight.

• On your arrival, our hosts at Velana International Airport will meet you at the arrival area holding our JOALI board who will then assist you to the seaplane check-in counter. After check-in, our team will escort you to our lounge at the airport where you will be able to rest, relax, and enjoy refreshments while waiting for the seaplane to be ready to board.

• Please share your flight details with the property at least 7 days before your arrival to secure your seat(s) for the transfer.

• All flight schedules are received one day prior to the date of transfer.

• Duration: approximately 40 minutes between Male’ airport and JOALI Maldives. Please note that seaplanes may make a stop in another resort en-route. The journey time may therefore exceed 40 minutes based on the flight schedule. For maximum comfort, we recommend booking a private seaplane which flies directly to/from our island.

• Seaplane company will use its best endeavors to ensure that arriving passengers are departing seaplane airport within 2 hours from the time of check in at seaplane terminal.

• Operational Hours: seaplanes are operational only during daytime. Latest international arrival to Male should be 15:30.

Children 5 years and below stay free of charge as per maximum occupancy per villa. They eat free from infant and Junior Gourmet menus when dining in restaurant.

• Children aged 5 years old and below can stay complimentary in a villa accompanied by at least one parent/guardian.

• Children below 12 staying in Water base villa will need to sign a liability waiver form.

Please present the same credit card used to guarantee your booking when checking in / making the payment at the hotel. Please note that property may contact the cardholder for verification purposes.

Please note that for privacy and safety reasons, drones are strictly not permitted to be flown at JOALI.

FAQs about JOALI Maldives

  • Check-in at JOALI Maldives is from 14:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • JOALI Maldives has 4 restaurants:

    • Mura Beach Bar
    • Saoke
    • Belinnis
    • Vandhoo

  • JOALI Maldives offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Spa and wellness centre
    • Fitness centre
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Sauna
    • Massage
    • Hammam
    • Cycling
    • Children's playground
    • Games room
    • Snorkelling
    • Diving
    • Fishing
    • Tennis court
    • Canoeing
    • Darts
    • Windsurfing
    • Evening entertainment
    • Kids' club
    • Beachfront
    • Beauty Services
    • Themed dinner nights
    • Open-air bath
    • Personal trainer
    • Tennis equipment
    • Cooking class
    • Beach
    • Fitness/spa locker rooms
    • Facial treatments
    • Walking tours
    • Bicycle rental
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Waxing services
    • Live music/performance
    • Swimming Pool
    • Water sport facilities on site
    • Make up services
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Hair treatments
    • Live sport events (broadcast)
    • Manicure
    • Movie nights
    • Pedicure
    • Bike tours
    • Hair cut
    • Hair colouring
    • Hair styling
    • Body treatments
    • Body scrub
    • Body wrap
    • Light therapy
    • Spa facilities
    • Steam room
    • Private beach area
    • Spa lounge/relaxation area
    • Foot bath
    • Spa/wellness packages
    • Back massage
    • Neck massage
    • Foot massage
    • Couples massage
    • Head massage
    • Hand massage
    • Full body massage
    • Fitness
    • Yoga classes
    • Fitness classes

  • The prices at JOALI Maldives may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Yes, JOALI Maldives is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • JOALI Maldives is 4.3 miles from the centre of Raa Atoll. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. Find out the details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Room options at JOALI Maldives include:

    • Triple
    • Double
    • Suite

  • Yes, there is a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at JOALI Maldives on this page.