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VARU by Atmosphere - All inclusive

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On the beach, white sand, snorkeling, windsurfing
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers
Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, sun loungers

Overview of VARU by Atmosphere - All inclusive

VARU by Atmosphere - All inclusive

5.0 star property

4.8/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • All inclusive
  • Free airport shuttle
  • Air conditioning

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Social distancing
  • Individually-wrapped food options
Map
Madivaru, North Male

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationParadise Island Beach3 min drive
  • Popular LocationGili Lankanfushi Beach7 min drive
  • AirportMale (MLE-Velana Intl.)25 min drive
  • Popular LocationMaldives Islamic Centre32 min drive

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About this area

Madivaru

Located in Madivaru, VARU by Atmosphere - All inclusive is on the beach. Maldives Islamic Centre is a notable landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Paradise Island Beach and Hulhumale Beach.

What's nearby

  • Angsana Beach - 1 min drive
  • Bandos Beach - 1 min drive
  • Paradise Island Beach - 3 min drive
  • Gili Lankanfushi Beach - 7 min drive
  • Maldives Islamic Centre - 32 min drive

Getting around

  • Velana Intl. Airport (MLE) - 25 min drive

Restaurants

  • Restaurants on site
  • Lime & Chili
  • NU
  • Charcoal
  • Kaage

About this property

VARU by Atmosphere - All inclusive

5-star beach property with a full-service spa
Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at VARU by Atmosphere - All inclusive's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the property's 4 restaurants. All 108 rooms feature comforts like Tempur-Pedic beds and Egyptian cotton sheets, while conveniences include sitting areas and electric kettles. Free WiFi and free minibar items are standard, as are LED TVs with cable channels.
VARU by Atmosphere - All inclusive offers 108 air-conditioned accommodations with free minibar items and safes. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas. Tempur-Pedic beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. 41-inch LED televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and bidets.

This Madivaru property provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.

Recreational amenities at the property include an outdoor tennis court, an outdoor pool, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness center.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

ELENA Spa by Atmosphere has 6 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic. The spa is equipped with a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

All inclusive details

This property is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included. Additional gratuities at guests' discretion are accepted.

Food and beverages

Buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
In-room minibar (all beverages included)
Gourmet or à la carte dining limited to 1 meal per stay

Water activities

Kayaking
Rowing/canoeing
Snorkeling excursions

Land activities

Tennis
Volleyball
Tennis rackets
Kids club

Lessons/classes/games

Aerobics
Bartending
Water fitness
Yoga

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available
  • Free 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily
  • 4 restaurants
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Aerobics classes
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Boat tours
  • Canoeing
  • Evening entertainment
  • Fishing
  • Foosball table
  • Full-service spa
  • Kayaking
  • Motor boating
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Parasailing
  • Sauna
  • Snorkeling
  • Table tennis
  • Tennis
  • Windsurfing
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children's games
  • Children's toys
  • Free children's club
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • Newspapers in lobby
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Turndown service
  • Water sports equipment

Languages spoken

  • Arabic
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • English
  • Filipino
  • French
  • German
  • Hindi
  • Hungarian
  • Japanese
  • Russian

Outdoors

  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 6 treatment rooms
  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage - Thai
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Spa open daily
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • No elevator (single level property)
  • Well-lit path to entrance

More

  • Couples dining
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Romance packages available

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Premium bedding
  • Tempur-Pedic bed

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste

Entertainment

  • 41-inch LED TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Free minibar
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

Outdoor space

  • Deck or patio

More

  • Desk
  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Guests must transfer via boat to the property; guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking
This property offers transfers from the airport; to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Guests must arrange return transfers from the property to Male International Airport via speedboat. To guarantee transfers, guests must contact the property with their flight details at least 7 days before their expected departure.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: MVR 92.40 per person, per night

The charges below are included in your overall room price:

  • New Year's Eve gala dinner fee
  • Christmas Eve gala dinner fee

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
No onsite parking is available
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A fee for a mandatory Christmas Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 24 December
A fee for a mandatory New Year's Eve gala dinner is included in the total price displayed for stays on 31 December
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property
A car is not required for transportation to and from this property

Property is also known as

VARU by Atmosphere
VARU by Atmosphere All inclusive
VARU by Atmosphere - All inclusive Madivaru
VARU by Atmosphere A Premium All Inclusive Resort
VARU by Atmosphere - All inclusive All-inclusive property

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings

4.8

Exceptional

Rating 5 - Excellent. 66 out of 75 reviews
5 - Excellent 88%
Rating 4 - Good. 4 out of 75 reviews
4 - Good 5%
Rating 3 - Okay. 3 out of 75 reviews
3 - Okay 4%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 75 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 1 out of 75 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

5.0/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.8/5

Amenities

4.9/5

Property conditions & facilities

5.0/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I loved everything about Varu. It’s a great hotel with all inclusive amenities and very organized and clean. You feel welcomed since they Pick you up from the airport in the boat and received you in the hotel with the staff receiving you in the docking place. There is nothing I didn’t like about this hotel. Food is excellent, loved the night couple singing in the lounge at night and the sunsets are magical at Varu. Would definitely recommend to anyone going to Maldives.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2022

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great people. Friendly and accommodating
Stayed 6 nights in Jan 2022

3/5 Okay

Traveled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Staff & service
This resort is very clean, modern and has all the amenities of a 5 star resort and has lovely views of clear turquoise water. However, the service from the staff is sub par and very disappointing, the lowest I’ve experienced in 5 star hotels across the world. There is a broad selection of food, but the taste is average at best. And the buffet style food produces so much food waste and you’re eating old cold food most of the time. Definitely not worth the high price tag due to poor service. especially given the
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful property! We had an amazing vacation! Thank you!
Stayed 5 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Perfect couples getaway.
Absolutely amazing - design, dining, activities, overall value.
Stayed 6 nights in Nov 2021