Located in the North-West edge of Malé Atoll in the Maldives, the newest product under the dynamic Indian Ocean brand – Atmosphere Hotels & Resorts – will be VARU by Atmosphere. ‘Varu’ is a term in Native Maldivian language of Dhivehi with connotations of strength, resilience and life in abundance. The 5-star resort will offer a truly Maldivian experience by incorporating aspects of local traditions and cultures, structural design - fused together with bursts of chic tropical vibes. Having opened on 17th October 2019, VARU is positioned as a contemporary and ‘Naturally Maldivian’ resort experience with 108 Villas dotted around the white sandy beaches and expanding over the turquoise lagoons onto three jetties with the over-water accommodation types. All guests at VARU will be on the unique Premium All-Inclusive plan The VARU Plan™; offering an array of food and beverage options, in-villa services and amenities, activities and excursions and much more!
Category: 5-Star Premium All Inclusive
Transfer: 40-minutes by speedboat
Distance from Airport: 38 KM/ 20.5 N mi
Number of Villas: 108 Villa in 8 categories
Restaurants & Bars: 4 Restaurants and 2 Bars
Other facilities: Dive School, Water Sports, SPA complex, Gymnasium, Kids Club, Excursions, Guided snorkeling
All villas & suites based on the island all have direct access to the surrounding pristine white sandy beaches views of the ocean beyond. Villas come with spacious interiors and outdoor decks surrounded by lush green vegetation. Interiors are appointed with natural materials of wood and stone and minimalistic design styles and splashes of colors and decorative items. With a total of 39 villas in 05 categories on the beach, each comes with traditional open-air bathrooms and luxurious interiors and furnishings. Guests have the option of enjoying a 10 m² private infinity pool on the deck!
Split across 3 separate water villa jetties spanning around the South-Western side of the island are the resort’s over-water villas. All the over-water villas come with a signature Maldivian style interiors, with wooden floors and high ceilings and contrasting colors to the exotic surroundings and direct access to the lagoon from the deck. With a total of 69 villas in 03 categories over the water, the water-villas at VARU can also come with the option of having a private 10m² infinity pool. Additionally, VARU features an exclusive single Water Suite with direct sunset views and special in-villa services and a 14m² private pool.