Basking serenely in the Indian Ocean, The Maldives is a true slice of paradise. With near-perfect temperatures and a generally dry climate the whole year-round, it is one of those rare destinations that's always in season, and its picture-perfect beaches have to be seen to be believed.
But here's the catch. With so many beautiful resorts to choose from - many of which, let’s be honest, look pretty similar online - it can be tricky to tell which is the right one for you.
In this complimentary guide, you'll discover our experts' edit of the most extraordinary resorts and experiences in The Maldives, from small islands to wildlife encounters, from sustainable practises to all-out luxury. For curious travellers looking to get the most out of your visit to The Maldives, this guide is just what you need.
Do you prefer the intimacy of a small island, or the amenities of a large one? Are you looking for total luxury, or a little bit of local flavour? Our guide shares the best of the best.
Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway or a trip to keep the whole family entertained, our guide has you covered. We have the inside scoop on the most family-friendly hotels and experiences, and equally where to go for some fantastic adults-only escapism.
The Maldives is well-known for its abundant underwater wildlife and staggering coral reefs. Our guide lets you know where to spot dolphins, manta rays, sea turtles and more, as well as the best places for snorkelling and diving in colourful underwater worlds.