The Maldives is for sure one of the best honeymoon destinations on earth! If you are looking for your beautiful and empty beaches made of clear water, white sand, and palm trees, you should probably plan your honeymoon in the Maldives! This destination is not only amazing for its beautiful islands but also the amazing experiences you can live there. If you have always been dreaming about staying in an overwater villa, fly in a seaplane, and dive with turtles and sharks, it’s the perfect destination!
We had a very romantic stay in the Maldives and especially at the wonderful Movenpick Kuredhivaru. The island was totally heaven on earth and was sufficiently big to have to impression to be just the two of us. We had a gorgeous overwater villa with a private pool which was absolutely amazing. It was the most romantic stay we had ever had! If you want to know more about this place, perfect for a romantic experience, this post is for you! You can also read our complete Maldives travel guide.
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Best time to visit Maldives?
The best time to visit the Maldives is between December and March, it is also the high season. You can also visit the Maldives boulder season to find better deals but we don’t recommend you going there offseason because it’s raining a lot. So you should avoid going there between June and September.
Where to stay in the Maldives?
Movenpick Kured Hivaru
First of all, you need to know that in the Maldives the islands are “hotel islands” this means that one island only for one hotel. So, if you choose a small/luxury hotel, there won’t be so many people on the island. You will easily find empty beaches.
We have stayed at the Movenpick Kuredhivaru for 3 nights and we loved our stay. This resort is located in the Noonu Atoll, in the Maldives. This island is 45 minutes far from the north of Male international airport by seaplane. You can only reach the island by seaplane because it is too far by boat. We took the company Trans Maldivian Airways to get to the resort, which is the best airline company in the Maldives. It was our first seaplane flight and it was seriously an amazing experience! Admiring the
The resort and the overwater villas
Then, we arrived at the resort, we were welcomed by the adorable staff and we discovered a beautiful and preserved island in paradise. The island is absolutely stunning, as beautiful as in the photos! We were not disappointed. The beaches are really clean and beautiful.
Next, we were escorted by buggy and we discovered our incredibly beautiful overwater villa. The room was really pretty and spacious with a modern and minimalist decoration. There was a beautiful bathroom with a shower and a separate bath with a view on the lagoon. Also, there was an amazing terrace with a private pool. It was really romantic and perfect for couples or families. The resort is composed
The resort has 3 different restaurants. The first one is the
The last one is the ONU Marché, the main restaurant, where the breakfast buffet is served and international food for lunch and dinner. The breakfast was really good, there were delicious various fresh fruits, pancakes, french toasts, fresh juices and so on. Also, The Movenpick proposes a coffee and wine lounge. And at
Our feeling about Movenpick Kuredhivaru
To be honest, it was one of the most romantic experiences we have ever had. Not only because we were in the Maldives, but because this resort is perfect for a romantic trip or for a honeymoon.
First of all, there
Also, the overwater villas are absolutely gorgeous and enough spacious compared to the other resorts in the Maldives. In addition to that, you have the famous transparent floor in the entrance of your room, so you can admire
We had a wonderful stay and we will never get bored of this place, there is always something to try, that’s what we loved.
What activities to do in the Maldives?
Diving and snorkeling
The island is surrounded by an
The price for diving is
Bike around the island
You need to know that in the Maldives, there are no cars or scooters on the islands. They are really into environment protection which is amazing. They will let you borrow a bike to be able to get around the island.
Also, you will easily find beautiful and empty beaches. Just bike around the island and you will find empty paradise beaches! You can even reach sandbanks on certain islands. It’s the case for Soneva Fushi and Sun island that has a beautiful sandbank close to the hotel.
Some of the hotels also have several water activities. You can borrow stand-up paddle, kayaks and windsurf for free. For the motorized water sports, you can usually rent a jetski with a supplement.
Usually, every luxury hotel in the Maldives has a Spa. It is perfect to have a relaxing duo spa treatment, a massage, or a facial treatment! It’s absolutely amazing to relax and spend time with your loved one! They also proposed sometimes floating breakfast like in Bali!
Chill at your villa
You can, of course, enjoy your beautiful villa, stay by the pool or relax on your terrace! All the overwater villas have direct access and view on the ocean lagoon. And seriously, nothing can beat to wake up to this view and sleeping on the water! It’s an unforgettable experience.
Planning your honeymoon in the Maldives?
To conclude, if you are planning your honeymoon in the Maldives, you won’t be disappointed! It is totally heaven on earth. It is the perfect place to spend time with your loved one! You should probably be hesitating with French Polynesia and Seychelles right?
The Movenpick Kuredhivaru is probably the perfect place for you! We think this is seriously is one of the best quality/price ratios in the Maldives.
We hope this post was helpful to you! Don’t forget to let us a comment! We will be happy to discuss with you about your next Maldives vacations! And stay in touch with us on Instagram @chiarabarrasso. If you are planning to visit the Maldives, you can also read our blog about our stay at Soneva Fushi, a relais & chateaux resort in the Maldives!