The Residence Maldives

How to Get to The Residence Maldives from Male International Airport

Book yourself this vacation a fabulous island vacation at The Residence Maldives Resort located in Gaafu Alifu Atoll. The luxury resort apart from luxury villas offers views of deep blue seas and crystal clear turquoise lagoons. Experience adventure as you can enjoy a lot of underwater activities coordinated by the resort-like snorkeling, diving, etc. You can also enjoy a lovely time with your loved ones or family at the white sandy beach and treat your taste buds to one of the finest culinary experiences ever.

How far is The Residence Maldives from Male? The Residence Maldives is located at an approximate distance of about 389 km from Male International Airport. How to reach The Residence Maldives? You can reach the resort by domestic flight or seaplane. The transfers are coordinated by the resort at a separate transfer charge. Let’s read in this article all about transfers from Male International Airport and The Residence Maldives Resort i.e., How to get to The Residence Maldives?

The Residence Maldives
The Residence Maldives, Photo Credit: The Residence Maldives

By Domestic Flight + Speedboat Transfer from Male Airport

To reach The Residence Maldives from Male International Airport, you can choose to travel by domestic flight followed by a small speedboat ride. You will have to board a domestic flight from Male International Airport to Kooddoo Airport which is the closest airport to the resort.

After reaching Kooddoo Airport, a small Speedboat ride will be waiting for you to transfer you to the resort. The travel time taken by Domestic Flight is about 55 minutes and by Speedboat is 7 minutes. Let’s take a look at the transfer charges:

  • Adult (12 years & above): USD 385 net per person, for a roundtrip
  • Children (2 – 11.99 years): USD 319 net per person, for a roundtrip
  • Infant (0 – 2 years): USD 88 net per person, for a roundtrip

To make a reservation at the best prices available, visit this page here.

By Private Chartered Seaplane

Those who are looking for a luxury holiday experience may also choose to transfer from Male International Airport to the resort by private Seaplane.

You may get in touch with the resort’s reservation team to get info about this mode of transfer and updated charges. The travel time by Seaplane to cover the distance between Male International Airport and Resort is about 90 minutes.

Additional Transfer Information

After reaching the Airport, you will be welcomed by the resort’s representative who will help you with the transfers. To enjoy smooth transfers you must send your arrival and departure flight schedules with the reservation team at The Residence. Please do it a the earliest possible or minimum a week in advance of your arrival at Male Airport.

Guests who are already late can also check the last-minute bookings, please do it at least 4 days in advance of your arrival. Please note that seats for last-minute booking are subject to availability.

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