Niyama Private Islands


Niyama Private Islands offers more than a luxury retreat in the Maldives.

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Going beyond conventional concepts of lavish accommodation, sumptuous cuisines, and lavish services, Niyama Private Islands presents every visitor with myriad opportunities to create their own exceptional island experience. Just a 40-minute seaplane flight from Male on a southwestern atoll of Dhaalu, Niyama Private Islands await with everything expected from an island resort and so much more. Every one of Niyama Private Islands’ 134 accommodations provide a secluded retreat. The inviting waters in and around the islands are literally at your feet, from the beach front studios to the over-water pavilions to the extravagant entourage experience at the Crescent. Your culinary adventure knows no bounds at Niyama, home to nine unique restaurants in Maldives with distinct destination dining experiences. Set in the heart of the Isle of Play, Explorers Kids Club caters to the imaginations of all ages. This quintessentially Maldives kids club immerses children in the eye-opening nature and cultural beauty of the islands. Transcend beyond traditional spa treatments at Drift Spa at Niyama. Lavishness, relaxation, pampering – realise their true meanings at Drift. Dozens of diversions await at Nature’s Playground. All ages will discover ways to chill and play from the abundant attractions in Maldives.



Distance from Airport

45 Minutes

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Child friendly




Accessible all year round


Food and Drink

Hover over the water. Submerge beneath the sea. Soar among the treetops or dance with the flames. Select your perfect setting – or let your fantasies create a new dining reality. Your culinary adventure knows no bounds at Niyama, home to nine unique restaurants in Maldives with distinct destination dining experiences


All-day dining on Chill. International cuisine in a casual chic setting by the infinity pool.


Modern fine dining, set half a kilometre out in the ocean and accessible only by boat.


Asian avant-garde cuisines in a surreal tree top setting. Teppanyaki, Thai, Chinese and Indonesian.


Underwater playground for Champagne breakfasts, subaquatic lunches, weekly glow parties, wine tastings and destination dining.


African, Central and South American cuisines amidst blazing fires.


Family style dining on Play. Mediterranean-inspired dishes and poolside ice cream parlour.


Open air lounge bar and beach club.


Rooftop bar with clear views of the Indian Ocean, live music by night.


International treats and grab-and-go gourmet snacks.


A playfully different spa as individual as you are. Go spiritual or go irreverent. Polish. Crush. Nourish. Soothe.


Local ingredients like Maldivian coral sand and our house coconut oil polish the skin and nourish the body in a signature Niyama Scrub. Follow your body buff with a Niyama Massage: aromatic citrus and natural rhythms energise or relax. The choice is yours.


Immerse your body and submit to the warmth. Essential oils soothe as you soak in blissful luxury. Choose a bath to reset, unwind or revive. Cocoon yourself in aromas while you indulge in decadent refreshments. Drift into a state of natural tranquillity. Reach the zenith of relaxation with a bath, followed by a massage beneath the stars on your private deck. Sip hot cocoa before floating off to sleep.


Night falls. A calm takes over. And Niyama Spa welcomes you for after-dark indulgences. Banish jet lag or simply induce sleep. Unwind from your very first moment of arrival, day or night.


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