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The Maldives, a family playground in the heart of the Indian Ocean


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Welcome to the Maldives, a collection of over 1,190+ islands floating in the Indian Ocean. The waters are turquoise blue, the sand is powder-white and the fish swim happily in the colourful coral reefs.

More families than ever are now heading to the paradise islands of the Maldives. With guaranteed year-round sunshine, child-friendly resorts and some of the most exciting children’s clubs and activities across the globe – there is no reason it can’t be seen as a family haven. Exclusive island hideaways with beach or over-water villas offer a wide variety of water sports and activities for the whole family to enjoy. Read on to discover our family-friendly recommended hotels in the Maldives:

Soneva Fushi

Located on one of the largest islands in the Maldives and offering powdery white sands and a shimmering blue lagoon, this is a hideaway full of adventure for both adults and children. Children can enjoy The Den, the vast children’s club with two swimming pools, a Lego room, a dress-up area and a pirate ship and unlimited treats in the chocolate and ice cream parlours, to explore the magical underwater world with our Marine Biologist, there is something for every child.

Niyama private islands

The twin islands of Niyama Private Islands Maldives - Play and Chill offer fun frolics and active pursuits for adventurous guests and peaceful moments for those who like their holidays at a slower pace. Catering for all ages, older children can enjoy complimentary snorkelling and every imaginable variety of water and on-land sports. Younger children can enjoy the award-winning Explorer Kids Club, offering an adventure-filled roster that includes island safaris and treasure hunts - along with a playground, trampoline and splash park.

Centara Grand island Resort

Surrounded by azure waters and emerald green palms, Centara Grand Island Resort offers family villas and suites with room for the whole family. Enjoy the excellent Ultimate All-inclusive: where you can look forward to a stress-free stay, knowing that all of your dining, playing and exploring is taken care of. Young guests can enjoy visits to Camp Safari and playing in the children’s very own swimming pool, while the teens can experience snorkelling tours, sunset cruises, banana boat and tube rides and beach games.

Emerald Maldives

A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, Emerald Maldives Resort & Spa is surrounded by kilometres of white sandy beaches, on a private island and boasts 120 luxurious Villas. Ideal for couples and families alike, welcoming kids from 3 to 12 years of age, the Dolphin Kids Club is a substantial complex with a large outdoor playground, a wide selection of indoor and outdoor activities, a kids’ restaurant and a pool, ensuring the kids will be kept entertained throughout your stay.