Sun Siyam Resorts has an array of accommodation and facilities catering to varied audiences, from families or couples, to Gen Z travellers, especially from the Middle East. The Maldives isn’t just the perfect setting for romance – it’s also a dream destination for multi-generational families and groups of friends hoping to make long-lasting memories, as it ensures comfortable stay and activities to suit every age.
Sun Siyam Iru Fushi
It is more suited for families and couples looking for pure relaxation, rejuvenation and reconnection. It offers multiple dining options, and high level service with their personalized experiences guaranteed to guests. Ringed by a whiter-than-white sand beach offers the height of affordable luxury for families, as up to two children aged under 15 can stay – and dine – for free. Feel pampered every day courtesy of the personalized butler service, which helps you to arrange truly special excursions and activities. Learn how to whip up local delicacies during a Maldivian cooking class or give back to the island’s breathtaking natural landscape with a tree planting experience. Go on a guided snorkelling ‘safari’ in the vibrant reef that rings the resort, or spot dolphins on an incredible sunset cruise. Ideal for Finding Nemo fans, kids can go snorkelling and spot clown fish in the Nemo Garden or drop little ones off at the Koamas Kidz Club and take your pick from more than 140 treatments at the award-winning The Spa by Thalgo France, a restorative oasis set among the perfumed greenery at the heart of the island.
Sun Siyam Vilu Reef
Most suited for couples seeking the true Maldives experience with one of the most pristine house-reefs and repeat guest factor. Guests can stay at the water villas of Sun Siyam Vilu Reef Maldives and enjoy 5-star luxury with the sand beneath your feet. The ultimate haven for honeymooners, sink into new levels of relaxation with the waves as your soundtrack. You’ll soon see why we welcome back so many familiar faces year after year. The water villas at Sun Siyam Vilu Reef are surrounded by some of the best coral reef in the Maldives, we have shared the resort’s island home with exotic flora and fauna for over 20 years. Coconut palms sway in the breeze, and don’t be surprised if you spot a neighbouring heron or hermit crab en-route to breakfast. Slow down the pace and enjoy decadent treatments in our spa, or choose to unwind in the comfort of your own suite or villa. Come evening, join our chefs as they dish up plates with artistry and flair, before ending your perfect day with a private cinema under the stars.
One of the most energetic resorts catering to groups of friends, families and couples looking for and active holiday with multiple dining options, highlighting world sports arena, water park, horses and ponies, villas with pools as well for multi-gen families. The resort is an unbeatable destination for football fans – special football camps are run by sporting legends like Italian former professional footballer Marco Materazzi, who played for Everton in the Premier League and Inter Milan. And you can also hone your skills at one of the skills clinics hosted by stars like Esteban Cambiasso – a former star footballer for Argentina, Inter Milan and Leicester City – and Walter Samuel, the talented assistant coach for Argentina. There is epic fun to be had at Siyam Water World, the largest inflatable waterpark in the Maldives. Ride a revolutionary seabreacher, dipping over, under and around the water at speed. Or zoom across the waves on the resort’s hydrofoil e-bikes – a radical cycling experience on water, these bikes can race at speeds of 11 knots. Or go below the surface with a thrilling underwater jet pack, the first of its kind.
Sun Siyam Iru Veli
It is said that “chemistry” is the name at Sun Siyam Iru Veli as it is dedicated for couples celebrating something special with one of the best AI propositions out there. For laid-back luxury in an authentic Maldivian setting, choose Sun Siyam Iru Veli, an idyllic island retreat perched in the cyan-blue South Nilandhe Atoll. Plump for the resort’s Premium All-Inclusive Signature Plan and you can switch off completely, your every whim catered to from dawn till dusk. The fun begins when your seaplane touches down from Male – you’ll be handed a welcome drink and ushered to your glamorous beach villa or overwater villa, each one of them complete with a private pool. As part of the package, start the day with a stand-up paddle-boarding session in the warm waters that lap the island. Feel the sea breeze on your skin with a complimentary windsurfing lesson or go kayaking through the vibrant blue of the sea. Even jet ski credit is part of your stay. For a gentler way to explore the ocean, go snorkelling and discover the kaleidoscopic coral reefs lying beneath the water’s surface.
Sun Siyam Olhuveli
Most suited for adventure seekers, divers – couples and families alike looking for affordable luxury. At Sun Siyam Olhuveli, spanning three paradise islands, there is a wealth of activities to enjoy, whenever you decide to visit. In addition to thrilling subaquatic explorations of secret shipwrecks and world-class water sports, there are opportunities to do some good with local island cleaning sessions and tree planting. Or dive into the sea for a coral planting session where you can help build an artificial reef. The watersports centre offers snorkelling, paddleboarding, kite surfing, windsurfing, jet skis and kayaks, and there is an excellent dive school on site with access to more than 50 dive sites including a secret shipwreck. The ultimate experience for many, is the three point snorkelling tour to get up close and personal with nurse sharks, manta rays and dolphins.
Sun Siyam Pasikudah
Located in the beautiful pearl of the Indian ocean, Sri Lanka. Pasikudah caters for culture seekers who would like to explore Sri Lanka and seek maybe a quick getaway in Pasikudah and recharge. There is nowhere on Earth quite like Sri Lanka, with its enchanting ancient ruins, exotic wildlife, welcoming locals and butterscotch beaches. To experience the island nation at its most magical, stay somewhere authentic, friendly and steeped in the natural beauty Sri Lanka is famous for. Lying on the island’s sun-warmed eastern coast, the boutique 5-star resort is reopening its doors later this year, after undergoing a stunning renovation. It’s part of the Sun Siyam Resorts family, a collection of Indian Ocean retreats known for their unique activity offerings, making for holidays that stay with you forever. Sun Siyam Pasikudah is an ideal base from which to explore the cultural jewels of Sri Lanka, while also offering laid-back beach days and activities galore. This haven for affordable luxury suits every kind of traveller, from honeymooning couples to mixed-generational families and adventurous groups. It is reopening in November.