The Nautilus Maldives


The Nautilus is an award-winning, luxury bohemian hideaway in the Maldives. Our highly personalised, exceptionally private, ultra-luxury private island boasts exclusive accommodation of just 26 beach and ocean houses and residences, where every experience is tailored to the most sophisticated of guests.

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Conceptualised by a Maldivian hospitality icon and visionary entrepreneur who was instrumental in creating many award-winning resorts, The Nautilus is the result of his lifetime’s worth of expertise and represents what ultra-luxury should be – not just in the Maldives, but worldwide. A celebration of the individual spirit, The Nautilus offers liberation and freedom unconditional. Space to share, to meet, where guests are encouraged to be themselves and shape their own personal journey. Above all, The Nautilus champions its guests to reflect and celebrate with the people they’re with, in any way they choose. Because in the end, it’s these simple, elemental pleasures – that ability to simply be – that form the greatest luxury of all.


  • Daily Breakfast: an ‘anywhere anytime’ gastronomic all-day experience:
  • Personal House Master (full butler service)
  • Champagne and tailor-made gourmet welcome platter on arrival
  • In-house check-in /check-out by the House Master
  • Early check-in and late check-out subject to availability
  • Deli-style snacks at the Naiboli pool bar until sunset
  • Daily sundowner cocktails
  • Up to 2 children below 12 years stay and eat with our compliments when accompanied by paying adults.
  • A selection of three non-alcoholic drinks, premium tea and coffee in the houses and residences.
  • Still and sparkling house water throughout the day in the houses and restaurants during mealtimes.
  • Wifi throughout the island
  • Daily scheduled yoga, fitness and meditation classes
  • Non-motorised water sports.
  • Snorkelling equipment during stay
  • Packing and unpacking service
  • Laundry (04 items per house per day)

Thiladhoo Island, Baa Atoll, Maldives

Distance from Airport

MLE Airport - 78 miles NMF Airport – 45 miles

Months to avoid

Monsoon Season May to October

Average high season temperature


Average low season temperature


Child friendly

Yes it’s a Family-oriented resort



Accessible all year round


Food and Drink


Smoke-laden flavours, infusions from distant shores – the grill embarks on a nightly journey from Latin America to the reaches of North Asia, specialising in Japanese, Mexican and Peruvian. Ocaso lets you settle into teppanyaki by the beach plates to savour under a moonlit sky, and revel in creations from the grill. The Wine Cellar offers an unparalleled experience for wine connoisseurs showcasing more than 200 labels of finest wines from France and beyond.


Savour Mediterranean and Middle Eastern flavours, pure olive oils from the Aegean, freshly baked crusty breads, aromatic Turkish teas in a stunning over-water location, all exquisitely crafted and served in refined comfort. The lounge on the upper deck is perfect for intimate pre-dinner rendezvous, made complete by the biggest collection of Gin & Whisky in Maldives.


Beachfront all-day dining venue wraps you in a welcoming beach-house ambience with a bounty of gourmet flavours that bring happiness with every bite. We’ll craft a memorable dining experience precisely to your preferences.


Solasta Spa

Solasta Spa specialises in the bespoke, designing wellness programmes and daily rituals that refresh and relax, pamper and protect. Our overwater yoga pavilion is a sanctuary of movement, mindfulness and release. Three glass-bottomed, over-water treatment pavilions or bring the spa to your house with an in-room treatment. Our focus is on natural healing, enhanced by organic products by Maison Caulieres and Omorovicza.

At Solasta Spa, we offer the opportunity to practice yoga in any way you please: classical Hatha postures and breathing; Ashtrang 6 series; flowing Vinyasa; slow, extended holds for joint mobility strength of Yin; or Aerial yoga poses another angle.

Local Area

Imagine treasure hunting in the deep, drifting beside a gentle giant of the sea, or engaging in exhilarating water sports in Maldives. Baa Atoll, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, lies just outside your door – a kaleidoscopic wonderland of incredible marine life. Marvel at our house reef at the edge of the lagoon, or dive into the world-renowned Hanifaru Bay and swim amongst whale sharks and whirling manta rays. With endless ways to explore Baa Atoll, your adventure of discovery can begin the moment you arrive.

Family Friendly

Providing the ultimate luxury resort experience for families, The Nautilus provides a wonderful & safe environment no matter what age the children are. Whilst parents can indulge in an intimate private dining journey of gastronomic wonder, our little islanders can cozy down on the beach under the watchful eye of our team to watch a movie and play beach games. The Nautilus leaves no room for exclusion and allows youthful, fun-filled and spontaneous to blend seamlessly with mature, refined and indulgent. Our Residences are absolutely perfect for the family to stay. The House or Residence offers expansive living and outdoor areas each with a private pool where everyone has the space to do as they please


Get in touch

If you would like to book your next holiday or are looking for inspiration please to get in touch with our team. We look forward to booking your next escape!
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