VARU by Atmosphere | Maldives | If Only

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This contemporary 5 Star resort complements the natural surroundings by incorporating aspects of local traditions and cultures with structural design - all fused together with bursts of chic tropical vibes.

Villas are dotted around the white sandy beaches and expand over the cool turquoise lagoons on three overwater jetties. Each villa comes with signature Maldivian style interiors including wooden floors and high ceilings, appointed with colours contrasting to the exotic surroundings.

All guests at VARU will be on the unique The VARU Plan™; offering an array of food and beverage options, in-villa services and amenities, activities and excursions and much more!


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At a glance

  • Luxury Hotel With Villas
  • 5 Star
  • 108 Rooms



Villas are dotted around the white sandy shoreline, featuring high-ceilings, cream coloured walls and a floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door that creates a bright and airy ambiance washed in natural light. Each villa offers a relaxing spacious deck with the tranquil turquoise lagoon just steps away. The stunning water villas are spread over three jetties stretching into the distance. The modern interior design reflects the natural hues of the island, with splashes of colour. Each overwater villa has direct access to the peaceful crystal clear lagoon below. Both villa choices come with the option of private pools.



Dining at VARU by Atmosphere is an unforgettable experience in any of the 3 speciality restaurants. Choose from a range of delicacies at the all-day dining restaurant, Lime & Chili and sample local Maldivian specialties at the live-cooking stations including international favourites. Don’t miss an opportunity to dine at the over-water seafood restaurant, NÜ, serving standout dishes like Bouillabaisse, Squid Ink Pappardelle and Lagoon Crab Risotto while watching the sunset. Be sure to sample Maldivian fine dining at the other signature restaurant Kaage for a meal with memories to last a lifetime. 

Guests can lounge by the pool with a refreshing cocktail by day or enjoy front row seats of the stunning Maldivian sunsets, while sipping on their favourite drink and bar nibbles at Bay Rouge.



Whether you’re looking to doze off from the comfort of your sun lounger or take part in something a little more active, there is plenty on offer at Varu by Atmosphere. The reef surrounding VARU by Atmosphere island is known to be home to manta rays so snap up your complimentary snorkelling equipment and discover the mesmerising marine life. For activities on land head to DISPORT, the lagoon facing sports and recreation centre. The best bit? All of this is included in THE VARU PLAN™!



Visit the resort's indulgent overwater spa, and enjoy ultimate serenity and panoramic ocean views during your treatment. Stay for four nights or more to receive a complimentary 45-minute consecutive spa treatment.


Getting There

Arrival Airport

Malé International Airport


40 minute speedboat transfer from Male International Airport


Although the temperature is consistently in the high 20°Cs and early 30°Cs, December to April has the lowest number of rainy days, perfect for those looking for hot, sunny weather.



North Male Atoll