The best resorts in Maldives are in high demand, seeing as the beautiful island country is a popular vacation spot. Located in the Laccadive Sea around 435 miles southwest of Sri Lanka, Maldives consists of 1,200 small coral islands. It is Asia’s smallest country and also one of the most expensive and exclusive. Cost does not seem to matter, however, as the country’s superior beaches, cobalt blue waters and unique setting in an ancient coral reef continues to draw tourists of all types. Enjoy reading about the best resorts in Maldives below.

Banyan Tree Maldives Vabbinfaru Resort
Best Resorts in Maldives - Banyan Tree Maldives Vabbinfaru ResortCredit: yourself cast away at the Banyan Tree Maldives Vabbinfaru Resort on a secluded coral atoll. You’ll experience a sense of romance, tranquility and magic all at once at this luxurious resort. Choose from a large amount of activities including volleyball at their fitness center, an outdoor pool and Jacuzzi, plus a spa facility that offers facials, body scrubs, massages, waxing, hand and foot treatments plus couples packages. You can even opt for the marine biology lessons and conservation lessons this resort offers, or go sailing in a canoe on the beautiful blue waters. Relax on the beachfront, or take diving lessons or a dolphin safari tour. Whatever your interests are, this resort is sure to have it!

Banyan Tree Madivaru
Best Resorts in Maldives - Banyan Tree MadivaruCredit: in your tented pool villa at the Banyan Tree Madivaru, which meets a high standard of luxury. Right outside your villa lays a stretch of white, pristine sand. You can take a dive in the beautiful lagoons and see the magnificent reefs. Here you can enjoy a romantic, private dinner on a sandbank island and experience a lot of privacy along with the best service of any resort. A true five-star experience, this hotel has a cluster of just six Tented Pool Villas that stand on their own, and which are the first villas like this in Maldives. Decorated in island inspired décor and wood flooring, two outdoor showers and handcrafted furniture of wood, this resort is truly gives you the island feel. Enjoy all-inclusive meals and activities, so you can rest assured you will enjoy the best of the fresh catches and all the marine activities.

Anantara Veli Resort & Spa
Best Resorts in Maldives - Anantara Veli Resort & SpaCredit: www.veli-maldives.anantara.comNature marvels are  meshed together with a simplicity of design at the Anantara Veli Resort and Spa in Male. Over water bungalows provide you with the seclusion that you are looking for, along with all the modern conveniences you can’t do without. Relax on the white, endless beaches, coral reefs and islands fringed in palm trees. If activities are you thing, you will be pleased to find fishing, volleyball, windsurfing, scuba diving and shopping available to you. Hotel amenities include fine dining on site or nearby, an outdoor pool, a spa facility, tennis courts, fitness center, and high speed internet so you can keep in touch with loved ones or business.

Jumeirah Vittaveli
Best Resorts in Maldives - Jumeirah VittaveliCredit: spectacular beauty combined with a blissful comfort at the Jumeirah Vittaveli in South Male Atoll. Meet elegance and informal all at the same time, with the touches added that are just right to make your stay here the most memorable one yet. With excellent hospitality and service, all of your needs and desires will be met at this magical island escape. Take part in enjoying their spa facility for further relaxation and enjoy the fine dining which is right on sight. For the adventurous there is scuba diving, sailing and boating. Or, as always, take a relaxing afternoon spent on the beautiful white beach that is so famous for this part of the world.

Dusit Thani Maldives
Best Resorts in Maldives - Dusit Thani MaldivesCredit: fantastic resort chock full of amenities also offers up the best hospitality you could find anywhere. The Dusit Thani Maldives boasts 100 villas and residences which are all a haven of wonderful amenities, along with modern sophistication and technology. Choose from Beach Villas, with or without a pool, a Lagoon villa with a pool, an Ocean villa with  pool or the exclusive Beach Residences and Ocean Pavilions. No matter which you choose to stay in you will receive an iPod docking station, complimentary Wi-Fi, and a 46 “ Internet TV with a plasma screen and a surround sound system by Bose. You will also be able to enjoy wine coolers.

To conclude this list of the best resorts in Maldives, when you visit Maldives, you are visiting an absolutely stunning and unique chain of islands that are surrounded by turquoise waters and white, sandy beaches. When you are looking for a secluded, quiet getaway, this island country can offer up to you the best vacation, especially when you stay at one of the best resorts in Maldives.