The Maldives

Shangri-La Villingili

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Booking a halal holiday in the Maldives is made simple with a stay at the , hailed as the first luxury resort in the Maldives to be located south of the equator. The hotel offers guests an indescribably-beautiful setting, perfect for a relaxing halal beach holiday bathed in serenity and peace. The hotel is stunningly set amidst luxuriant greenery, swaying palm trees and 6 km of picturesque coastline, with 2 km of pearl-white sands.


Muslim travellers will be whisked into a picture-perfect world of opulence and style, where they can relax and unwind away from the stress of daily life. The guest rooms exude style and beauty with natural, earthy tones and hints of soothing blues, and elements of wood and bamboo. The hotel's first-class halal dining, leisure and recreational amenities and facilities, ensure that guests will experience memories, to last for a lifetime.


Perched on its own private island in the heart shaped Addu Atoll, Shangri-La's Villingili Resort & Spa is a tropical sanctuary south of the equator. An exclusive all-villa hideaway with endless recreational activities, unforgettable dining experiences and a spectacular 9-hole golf course, there’s adventures to be had on every corner of the island. Go from airside to poolside in 5 minutes by speedboat from Gan International Airport.

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Halal friendly features

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Alcohol Free Room

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Female Spa Facilities

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Halal Dining Available

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Mosque Nearby

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No Casino

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No Nightclub

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Private Swimming Pool

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Family Friendly

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Perfect for Honeymooners

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Great for Snorkelling

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  • Where: Villingili Island, Addu City 28019
  • Check In: 2pm
  • Check Out: 12pm
  • Distance from airport: 4.57 km
  • Transfer time from airport: 5mins via speedboat
  • Official star rating: Five star
  • Local taxes: Included in our rates
  • Accessible Rooms: Subject to availability
  • WiFi: Complimentary for in-house guests
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Pool Villa
Approximate room size : 133 sqm
Maximum occupancy : 2 adults + 1 child
Pool Villas are surrounded by a lush forest and offer views of the gentle rolling ocean. The luxury resort's Pool Villas feature their own private pool, terrace and open-air shower. The elegant décor is contemporary Asian, with Middle Eastern and Indian highlights. Guests can enjoy the soothing sound of the waves from the comfort of their bed, catch up on their reading or relax on a day bed on the patio or terrace.
Deluxe Pool Villa 
Approximate room size :  189 sqm
Maximum occupancy : 2 adults + 1 child
Nestled in rich vegetation, Deluxe Pool Villa guests can enjoy stunning views of the turquoise ocean from their own infinity pool and a separate living room providing extra space and comfort. The bedroom and bathroom look out to the sea, while the patio features outdoor furniture designed for dining under the stars on a balmy evening. Situated in a tranquil setting and tucked on the secluded shores of Villingili Island, all Deluxe Pool Villas have their own spacious garden, offering unbeatable seclusion and second-to-none privacy
Water Villa 
Approximate room size : 166 sqm
Maximum occupancy : 2 adults + 1 child
Built on stilts in the resort's lagoon, the Water Villas are accessible via a walkway over turquoise water that teems with marine life. Laze on your overwater hammock on a brilliant tropical afternoon, and enjoy the subtle breeze as you reflect upon the distant horizon. Each Water Villa has an open and airy atmosphere. It just takes few steps or a jump from your villa to explore the surrounding waters, bountiful with aquatic wonders. Note: We do not recommend this villa to families with children under 12 years due to the open nature of its terrace.
Ocean Tree House Villa
Approximate room size : 231 sqm
Maximum occupancy : 2 adults + 1 child
Nestled in the tropical forest and perched high on stilts, the Ocean View Tree House Villas guarantee ultimate privacy and stunning views to awake to. These secluded hideaways come with their own infinity pool and separate living room. The oval bath tub overlooking the ocean provides the right settings to enjoy a pampering time while the outdoor pavilion is positioned to take in the stunning scenery as the panoramic views unfold like a living canvas of the gentle rolling ocean. Note: We do not recommend this villa to families with children under 12 years due to the open nature of its terrace.
Villa Muthee
Approximate room size : 570 sqm
Maximum occupancy : 2 adults + 1 child
From the choice of décor to the stunning seascapes that surround it, Villa Muthee promises a truly sensational experience. Built on stilts in the resort's lagoon, the Presidential Villa has its own private walkaway entrance, a spacious deck with private infinity pool and direct access to the ocean. Like a pearl in its own oyster, Villa Muthee nestles in its own luxurious environment. The only one of its kind at Shangri-La's Villingili Resort and Spa, Villa Muthee is appropriately named.  Muthee, which means 'pearl' in the local Dhivehi language, is a villa for those craving sanctuary from the fast-paced world in an ambience that offers stunning vistas and absolutely everything necessary for a nice getaway.
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Dr. Ali’s
This exceptional restaurant pays tribute to a much-loved Maldivian doctor called Dr. Ali, who delighted everyone with his wonderfully woven nature stories and enticing recipes. The cuisine, prepared in a tempting range of international styles, is simple, fresh and innovative – and the first of its kind in the Maldives.
Fashala is located at the northern tip of the island, where the tranquil lagoon waters meet the Indian Ocean – the right setting for a romantic dining experience. Local produce from the surrounding waters and neighbouring farms is at the centre of the gastronomic offerings, and skillfully incorporated into Mediterranean-inspired recipes.
Javvu, meaning "atmosphere" in the local Dhivehi language, is the right spot for al fresco dining around the clock, offering a menu of international favourites in a setting of exquisite natural beauty. Javvu is located along the turquoise shoreline, offering stunning vistas across the ocean.
Meaning "black coral" in the local Dhivehi language, Endheri’s location next to the pool, beach and water sports centre makes it the right place to indulge in tropical fruit juices and healthy drinks. . Comfort food and kids’ meals are also available.
M-Lounge is a trendy beachfront venue that comes alive as the sun sets on the beautiful crystalline waters. Beautifully located along the coastline, M-Lounge is the right spot for enjoying you evenings with you favorite drink.
Resort Features:
Saunaa, Hot Tub, and Gym (without charges)
9-hole golf course
Massage & Spa Treatments (with charges)
Water sports and activities (charges may apply)
Kids Club and Playground
Babysitting services (with charges)
Bicycle Hire (without charges)
Room Service & Laundry Service (without charges)
Currency Exchange Facilities