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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Our vacation on vilu reef was the beat vacation we ever had! It is difficult to put in words how beautiful the island is! And on the top of oll this we met the nicest people there! The nicest!!! staff i have ever met!! I will never forget this trip! Ruwan made our stay even more perfect, when he upgraded...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our stay at Sun Aqua Vilu Reef in the Maldives was nothing short of paradise. From the moment we stepped off the plane in Male Airport to when unfortunately, had to leave we were treated with the highest of service. The hotel is located on the most incredible island I have ever seen with 360 views of perfect clear water,...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This island is intimate, romantic and with a relaxed chic vibe, emphasized by the white decor and modern pops of colour. The crystal clear aqua water and white sand is just jaw dropping. There's no denying this island is paradise. Our rooms were beautiful also, with lots of space, natural light and incredible views. We recommend the sunset villas and...

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Thank Jacob C
Ewing, New Jersey
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Had an amazing time at Aqua Vilu Reef, it was truly a magical experience. Once we arrived to the resort after a beautiful 40 minute seaplane, I felt very special (hospitality is excellent). The employees really know how to make you comfortable and are very friendly. Definitely book the dining on the beach at the "Well Done" EXCELLENT food! Our...

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1Thank tatiana c
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

This place is beautiful! And the employees keep the hotel and rooms very clean. I had the villa with a sunset view and infinity pool, which I highly recommend. If you don't mind walking, you should ask to be placed further down the circle as the first few villas can be seen by people eating at the buffet restaurant. It...

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2Thank Diana H
Lodz, Poland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Perfect place in perfect location! For longer and shorter stay! Beautiful beaches, pool, tasty food and nice staff. Must stay at least for one day Drinks are super tasty and in the evening you can take part in feeding of mantas! Clear water let you see fishes from dining area and also from the beach. It is nice place to...

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1Thank Anna N
Wuhan, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great time at Aqua Vilu Reef resort, make sure to book the dining on the beach at the "Well Done" better food available than the buffet. Top Tip make sure to take sunblock with you (and check it hasnt expired) also if your interested in snorkling I suggest bringing your own or buying a cheap set as the...

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1Thank Superfastfox
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My friend and I went on a vacation together to Sun Aqua Vilu and we had an absolutely fantastic time. The island itself is the most gorgeous place I've ever stayed. The beach and water are perfect like clear warm bath water. The resort even has its own house reef which you can swim to from the shore, snorkel and...

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3Thank Antoinette R
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful well maintained resort. Service was exceptional especially at the pool bar/restaurant and the dining restaurant. Fadde was a great waiter and is a rising star in the hospitality industry. Food was delicious and the wait staff is very knowledgeable to prepare dishes to your liking, especially the seafood. We stayed in a oceanside hut where you can literally snorkel...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This resort was not of our choosing - the resort we wanted to stay in was still under construction during the dates of our booked holiday so they moved us to this resort - but we were so very pleased with our stay! The resort is small but it was perfect. It was very clean and the food in the...

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Hilmy M, General Manager at Sun Aqua Vilu Reef, responded to this review

Dear Lisa Z, warm greetings from Sun Aqua Vilu Reef. let me start by thanking you for the very positive feedback and for the encouraging words. It is a great satisfaction for us to know that you have enjoyed the stay with us although, we were not your preferred destination for this holiday. I appreciate your generous feedback on our...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
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  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A sun-kissed sanctuary, our beautiful Paradise is covered by a lush layer of coconut palms and scented by the sweet fragrance of frangipanis and tropical flowers. Ringed by pristine coral reefs and clear turquoise waters, Sun Aqua Vilu Reef is a haven of peace, home to bright blooms and friendly fauna, with hermit crabs, grey herons and multi-colored geckoes among our exotic inhabitants. This delicate ecology offers quiet moments with nature, the opportunity to immerse in delicious serenity. Only 145 kilometers south of capital Malé, we're just a 35-minute seaplane ride from the international airport - a short but spectacularly scenic ride. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sun Aqua Vilu Reef

Address: Meedhuffushi, South Nilandhe Atoll (Formerly Vilu Reef Beach & Spa Resort)
Location: Maldives > Dhaalu Atoll
Price Range: $367 - $1,288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sun Aqua Vilu Reef 5*
Number of rooms: 103
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Also Known As:
Vilu Reef Beach And Spa Resort
Vilu Reef Beach Hotel Haa Dhaalu Atoll
Hotel Vilu Reef Beach
Vilu Reef Maldives
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Dhaalu Atoll
#2 Luxury Hotel in Dhaalu Atoll
#2 Spa Hotel in Dhaalu Atoll
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“room 428 has a tub outside( not an infinity pool)”
 of 5 bubbles 555tatianac, 5 days ago | Read review
“Sunset rooms with pool and hammock were the best room we found for value.”
 of 5 bubbles Superfastfox, 1 week ago | Read review
“Request that you don't have a view of the local island from your villa. You DO NOT want the snorkeling side of the island.”
 of 5 bubbles 413antoinetter, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“We had a villa on the water facing the sunset. So quiet and beautiful - we could hear the ocean outside our Villa.”
 of 5 bubbles lzelina, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“On the water, preference to sunrise or sunset would be determined by budget,we chose sunrise and was perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles 9markr, Dec 20, 2016 | Read review
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