Experience world-class service at Soneva Jani

Located on the island of Medhufaru in a 5.6 km lagoon in the Noonu Atoll, Soneva Jani features both overwater and island villas. Each water villa opens to its very own stretch of lagoon and is complete with a private pool and a retractable roof to stargaze from the master bedroom. Some of the villas have slides from the top floor directly into the lagoon below. All villas are equipped with a spacious master bedroom with an adjoining kids sleeping area. All villas have an open-air bathroom with bathtub, shower and lagoon access. They also have a walk-in mini-bar with espresso machine and private wine cellar selection. An outdoor deck and seating area with sun loungers and direct access to the lagoon are also available. The main facilities of Soneva Jani are located at The Gathering, which is a three-storey structure that hosts the main dining outlets as well as an Observatory, a Spa, gift-shop and a water sports and dive centre. There is also an overwater silent cinema, a tennis court, a labyrinth gardens, and a Children's Den on the main island. Soneva Jani offers a number of dining options and cuisines, as well as the complimentary cheese room, chocolate room and ice-cream room for all guests. The property is a 40-minute seaplane ride from Male International Airport and 1-hour by speedboat from Soneva Fushi, Soneva Jani's sister resort.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.0 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.9)

Breakfast info

Continental, Italian, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Halal, Gluten-free, Kosher, Asian, American, Buffet, Breakfast to go

Activities:

Tennis court

Fitness centre

Fishing


Availability

Select dates to see this property's availability and prices

Room type
Number of guests
 
Bedroom 1:
1 double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 double bed
Bedroom 3:
1 double bed
Bedroom 1:
1 double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 double bed
Bedroom 3:
1 double bed
Bedroom 4:
1 double bed
Bedroom 1:
1 double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 double bed
Bedroom 1:
1 double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 double bed
Bedroom 3:
1 double bed
Bedroom 4:
1 double bed
Bedroom 1:
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 3:
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 4:
1 extra-large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom 1:
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 3:
1 extra-large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom 1:
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 extra-large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom 1:
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom 2:
1 extra-large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom :
1 extra-large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
1 single bed
and
1 extra-large double bed
Bedroom :
1 double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
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Property practices

This property has told us they implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.4
Facilities
9.5
Cleanliness
9.4
Comfort
9.5
Value for money
8.1
Location
8.9
Free WiFi
10
High score for Noonu
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Ismail
    United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates
    everything was perfect, luxurious place, friendly staff, amazing food and kids club is out of the world we have spent afternoon time in the Den through out our stay to enjoy our time with our daughters. Elsa was our butler for our stay she is an...
  • Abdullah
    Kuwait Kuwait
    everything was just perfect the villa, the restaurants and the staff
  • Pooja
    South Africa South Africa
    Stunning place! Great service! Exceptional amount of space per villa, especially in Chapter 2. The slide is a lovely add on.

Property surroundings

Restaurants
8 restaurants on site

  • Down to Earth
    • Cuisine
      Mediterranean
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Lunch • Dinner
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly
  • So Cold & So Guilty

    No additional info available

  • Crab Shack
    • Cuisine
      Seafood
    • Open for
      Lunch
    • Ambiance
      Family friendly
  • The Director's Cut
    • Cuisine
      Japanese
    • Open for
      Dinner
  • North Beach

    No additional info available

  • Overseas by Mathias Dahlgren
    • Open for
      Lunch • Dinner
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian
  • So Wild
    • Open for
      Dinner
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan
  • So Primitive
    • Cuisine
      Grill/BBQ
    • Open for
      Dinner

Resort facilities of Soneva Jani
Great facilities! Review score, 9.5

Most popular facilities
  • 2 swimming pools
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Beachfront
  • Airport shuttle
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Bar
  • Private beach area
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Sun terrace
  • Private beach area
  • BBQ facilities
    Additional charge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Activities
  • Bicycle rental
  • Live sport events (broadcast)
  • Cooking class
    Additional charge
  • Themed dinner nights
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
  • Walking tours
  • Movie nights
  • Temporary art galleries
  • Beach
  • Badminton equipment
  • Tennis equipment
  • Evening entertainment
  • Kids' club
  • Water sport facilities on site
    Additional charge
  • Entertainment staff
  • Snorkelling
    Additional charge
  • Diving
    Additional charge
  • Cycling
  • Windsurfing
    Additional charge
  • Table tennis
  • Billiards
  • 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
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Lockers
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Strollers
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Indoor play area
  • 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
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Shuttle service
    Additional charge
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Allergy-free room
  • Packed lunches
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Airport shuttle
    Additional charge
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
2 swimming pools
Pool 1 - indoor
    Pool 2 - outdoor
      Wellness
      • Personal trainer
      • Fitness classes
      • Yoga classes
      • Fitness
      • Spa/wellness packages
      • Foot bath
      • Spa lounge/relaxation area
      • Spa facilities
      • Body scrub
      • Body treatments
      • Pedicure
      • Manicure
      • Beauty Services
      • Sun umbrellas
      • Sun loungers or beach chairs
      • Water slide
      • Open-air bath
      • Massage
        Additional charge
      • Spa and wellness centre
        Additional charge
      • Fitness centre
      • Sauna
        Additional charge
      Languages spoken
      • Arabic
      • Mandarin
      • German
      • English
      • French
      • Hindi
      • Japanese
      • Korean
      • Russian
      • Thai
      • Cantonese
      • Chinese

      House rules
      Soneva Jani takes special requests - add in the next step!

      Check-in
      From 14:00
      You'll need to let the property know in advance what time you'll arrive.
      Check-out
      Until 12:00
      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 15 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 - 3 years
      Cot upon request
      Free

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

      There are no extra beds available at this property.

      All cots are subject to availability.

      No age restriction
      There is no age requirement for check-in
      Pets
      Pets are not allowed.
      Accepted payment methods
      American ExpressVisaMastercardCash

      The fine print
      Need-to-know information for guests at this property

      The property can be reached by a seaplane from Male International Airport.

      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.

      Due to safety and privacy concerns, the operation of unmanned aerial systems or drones by any of the guests including model aircraft by recreational users and hobbyists is prohibited.

      Extra person charges will be applicable after the standard occupancy for the chosen villa is reached.

      Please note that a Green Tax of USD 6 per child, per night is applicable additionally. This tax is already calculated and included in the booking price for adults.

      Please inform Soneva Jani in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

      FAQs about Soneva Jani

      • Room options at Soneva Jani include:

        • Suite
        • Apartment
        • Quadruple

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

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

      • Soneva Jani offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

        • Spa and wellness centre
        • Fitness centre
        • Sauna
        • Massage
        • Cycling
        • Billiards
        • Snorkelling
        • Diving
        • Table tennis
        • Fishing
        • Tennis court
        • Windsurfing
        • Beachfront
        • Kids' club
        • Evening entertainment
        • Body scrub
        • Bike tours
        • Pedicure
        • Personal trainer
        • Entertainment staff
        • Open-air bath
        • Tennis equipment
        • Movie nights
        • Foot bath
        • Swimming Pool
        • Beauty Services
        • Water sport facilities on site
        • Yoga classes
        • Cooking class
        • Bicycle rental
        • Temporary art galleries
        • Private beach area
        • Beach
        • Body treatments
        • Walking tours
        • Fitness
        • Themed dinner nights
        • Badminton equipment
        • Live sport events (broadcast)
        • Spa/wellness packages
        • Manicure
        • Fitness classes
        • Spa facilities
        • Spa lounge/relaxation area

      • Soneva Jani is 12.4 miles from the centre of Noonu. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

      • Soneva Jani has 8 restaurants:

        • North Beach
        • The Director's Cut
        • So Cold & So Guilty
        • So Wild
        • Down to Earth
        • Overseas by Mathias Dahlgren
        • So Primitive
        • Crab Shack

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

      • Guests staying at Soneva Jani can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.2).

        Breakfast option(s) include:

        • Continental
        • Italian
        • Full English/Irish
        • Vegetarian
        • Vegan
        • Halal
        • Gluten-free
        • Kosher
        • Asian
        • American
        • Buffet
        • Breakfast to go

      • Yes, Soneva Jani is popular with guests booking family stays.