JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa

How to Get to JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa [Guide]

How about a stylish island vacation in an upmarket and classy overwater resort? Yes, we are talking about JW Marriot Maldives Resort. This splendid property is based on Funadhoo Island. How far is JW Marriot Maldives Resort from Male International Airport? The property is located in the Laccadive Sea on Shaviyani atoll at a distance of 214 km from Male International Airport which is also known as Velena International Airport.

The luxury offers a graceful collection of villas by the beach and over the water in different capacities. Each loaded with the best of the amenities and comforts, a stay here with your loved ones will surely give you limitless precious memories of your vacation in the Maldives. How do I get to the JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa? Find in the coming sections all you need to know about transfer between Male International Airport and JW Marriot Maldives Resort and Spa.

JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa
JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa, Image Credit: JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa

How to Get to JW Marriott Maldives Resort and Spa from Male International Airport?

The resort is accessible from Male International Airport by a scenic Seaplane flight. Let’s read more in detail!

Transfers by Seaplane

To reach the resort from Male International Airport, the resort offers one of the most beautiful and in-demand modes of transfer, i.e. Seaplane. A Seaplane tales about 55 minutes of time to cover the distance of 214 km and we assure you this journey itself is going to be the most cherished one. The transfers are taken care of by the resort at the transfer charge mentioned below:

Seaplane Roundtrip Transfer Charges:

  • Adult: USD 600 per adult
  • Child (ages up to 11 years): USD 360 per child
  • Infants (below 2 years): Complimentary Transfers

More Info about Seaplane Transfers

Guests are requested to keep in touch with the concerned team at the resort. Seaplane flights are operational only during the day timings. The Standard Transfer Timings for Seaplane are 6 am to 3:30 pm. Do share your outbound and inbound flight schedules with the resort well in time or a minimum of 3 days in advance.

About the Baggage Instructions at Seaplane, a complimentary baggage allowance of 25 kg per passenger is given on a Seaplane. This 25 kg of baggage includes 20 kg Baggage plus 5 kg of Hand Baggage. Any weight over this is chargeable at USD 5.50 per kg.

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Facilities at the Resort

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At JW Marriot, you can enjoy a lot of outdoor and water activities with your loved ones. the resort does have an arrangement for babysitting and other kids-oriented activities so that your little one stays busy in a happy mood. Apart from this, there are 5  restaurants and 2 bars, and 1 overwater bar to keep up your taste buds and senses.

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