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Barceló Whale Lagoon Maldives
Supremely unique resort in the South Ari Atoll
The Barceló Whale Lagoon Maldives 5* hotel takes each guest's stay to levels of supreme tranquillity, luxury, and comfort in the setting of a one-of-a-kind resort in the Maldives Islands. This resort in the Maldives is located in the south of Ari Atoll, an absolute paradise where turquoise waters, white sand, and coral bottoms reign; a romanticist's dream for exotic getaways, honeymoons, and unique experiences such as whale shark and manta ray watching. For those thirsting for adventure, this Maldives beach resort offers an unrivalled variety of water sports.
The hotel offers 100 rooms, of which 63 are Beach Villas, 30 Water Villas, and 7 Suites with pools. Fully equipped, guests will enjoy unique experiences surrounded by turquoise waters and white sands. Staying in paradise is possible thanks to the luxurious, over-sea villas offered at Barceló Whale Lagoon Maldives, where guests have direct access to the pristine waters just a few steps from their bed. All rooms are independent units, offering guests maximum seclusion and serenity. Each villa has an outdoor and indoor shower, bathtub, and terrace with sun loungers, as well as many other luxurious amenities for an idyllic stay in one of the best hotels in the Maldives.
Sunrise Beach Villa
Sunset Beach Villa
Sunrise Water Villa
Sunset Water Villa
Sunset Suite Villas with Pool
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Facilities and services
Food and drink
Barceló Whale Lagoon Maldives offers a wide variety of delectable dishes and cuisine in each of its restaurants, bars, and lounges. For a dining experience in the heart of paradise, the resort offers three restaurants, a snack bar and three bars in exclusive indoor and outdoor settings.
Each dining option provides perfection with its promised exclusivity and uniqueness, always with first-class views overlooking the Indian Ocean.
The resort has 2 magnificent swimming pools. The main pool is 37 meters long, making it the infinity pool of holiday-goers' dreams, famed for its stunning sunset views from its nearby hammocks or Balinese beds.
Spa and Fitness Centre
To take care of the body and mind, the Barceló Whale Lagoon Maldives hotel offers a magnificent Spa with 5 exclusive areas including a wide variety of treatments; plus a sauna, steam room, and relaxation areas.
The Barceló Whale Lagoon Maldives hotel offers its guests the following services:
- Recreation room
- Diving centre
- Water sports
- Boutique shop
Check-in is from 15:00 and check-out is before 11:00. There is some flexibility depending on flight schedules and availability.
Yes, it is perfect for a honeymoon as the resort has exclusive villas and dedicated activities for couples. Barceló Whale Lagoon Maldives is a resort designed with couples in mind.
The resort has the following restaurants: Sea Salt, main restaurant and lounge bar; Aqua, speciality restaurant; Breeze, poolside restaurant and bar; Magical, poolside snack bar.
Yes, breakfast is included with the accommodation, as our room rates are based on a bed and breakfast basis.
Barceló Whale Lagoon Maldives is a beach resort located in the South Ari Atoll, known for its proximity and easy access to the capital of Malé, just 50 km away. Guests are close to the South Ari Marine Protected Area (SAMPA), an iconic site for its large population of whale sharks, which can be seen throughout the year.
The resort is just 50 km from the capital Malé.
Yes, Barceló Whale Lagoon Maldives offers 30-minute seaplane transfers. The flights are operated by Trans Maldivian Airways, which offers guests maximum comfort during transfers.
The reception is staffed by a multilingual team able to assist guests from different countries.
No, Wi-Fi is complementary.
Yes, room service (IVD or In-Villa Dining) is available at the resort.