Tropical Maldives island resort, 45 minutes from Male International Airport

The five-star Mӧvenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives is located on the beautiful, remote Kuredhivaru Island in the serene surroundings of Noonu Atoll in the Maldives. It is only a short 45-minute seaplane flight to the north of Male International Airport (MLE). Alternatively, the resort can be reached via domestic flight or speedboat. Sandy white beaches, where picturesque postcard-worthy scenes can present themselves at any moment, ring the shores. The resort is also situated in a prime diving location, close to some of the best dive sites in the north of the Maldives.

Where to find us

Mövenpick Resort Kuredhivaru Maldives
Kuredhivaru Island, Maldives
20026  Noonu Atoll

+960 656 3000

Around the hotel

Distance to other atolls

  • Male
    • 197km
  • Laamu
    • 440km
  • Baa Atholhu
    • 111km
  • South Central
    • 425km
  • Kaafu Atoll
    • 110km

Distance to points of interest/ Sights

  • Raafushi (dive site)
    • 40 min = 24km
  • Christmas Tree (dive site)
    • 17 min = 12.6km
  • Orimas Thila (dive site)
    • 12 min = 9.3km
  • Manadhoo (capital island of Noonu Atoll)
    • 20 min = 15.5km
  • Maafaru International Airport (MIA) 
    • 25 min = 18km

How to get to the hotel

By seaplane

Duration: 45 minutes flight

Book your transfer

Once you have booked your stay with us, please provide your international flight details at least 10 days prior to arrival and our team will take care of the seaplane transfers arrangement. So you can sit back and relax.

On arrival

On your arrival at Male Velana International Airport, our team will welcome you outside the arrival hall, escort you to the TMA counter, and assist you to check-in the seaplane flight, which is scheduled based on your international flight. We promise to make every effort to arrange the transfer so that you will arrive at the resort within 2 hours after check-in.

Travel period:

1 November 2018 – 30 April 2019: Adult - $510, Child - $300, Infant (under 2) – Free of charge

1 May – October 2019: Adult - $590, Child - $360, Infant (under 2) – Free of charge


  • To arrange the same day seaplane transfer to our resort, your international flight to/from Velana International Airport should arrive before 4:00 pm and depart after 9:00 am, as the seaplane operates only during the daylight hours.
  • Baggage allowance is restricted to 20 kg. check-in luggage and 5 kg. hand luggage per passenger.
By domestic flight

Duration: 30-minute flight + 20-minute speed boat transfer

Maafaru airport will start operating in 2019.