JA Manafaru is a luxury beach resort on a 35-acre tropical island situated on the northern tip of the stunning Haa Alifu atoll in the Maldives. Lush vegetation flourishes between the 84 villas and suites ranging from beach bungalows, beach suites and multi-bedroom family suites, while walkways to striking water villas stretch into the sparkling Indian Ocean.
Seven restaurants and bars with a picturesque backdrop invite guests to embark on a culinary journey involving global gourmet cuisine. Restaurants include beachfront destinations, breezy sunset bars, over-water verandas and even haute cuisine in the underground lava stone cellar. Enjoy the local culture and cuisine with a traditional Maldivian dining experience with fresh local produce and exotic spices or a private dining experience to a nearby uninhabited island.
Take time to retreat to Calm Spa with a selection of traditional Maldivian massages, healing rituals, Ayurveda and aromatherapy treatments all within serine luxury, nestled amidst the banyan trees. Guests can choose to relax within private beach cabanas, swim in one of three main swimming pools or experience a selection of motorised and non-motorised water sport options. A PADI dive centre offers courses for novices and professionals and excursions to some of the area’s stunning dive sites.
Kids can take advantage of entertainment facilities at CoolZone with its own children’s pool complete with kids sun loungers and daily indoor and outdoor supervised activity programmes for children from 3 to 12 years. ChillZone is a haven for children from 8 years, families and fun loving adults offering a great selection of games and activities including X-Box, simulators, table tennis and billiards.