Beach Boutique is a resort dedicated to diving and snorkeling and they are excellent at what they do. The location is perfect with whale shark and manta encounters from the house reef. The dive package includes 3 daily dives so you know what you are paying up front. The dive team are brilliant, they have a lot of experience and are happy to share their knowledge. Rooms are simple, but clean and fresh and provide additional charging ports for cameras and phones. If you want to maximize your chances of excellent diving and a relaxed friendly environment then this is the resort for you.
Dhigurah is located 96 km south-east of Male in the South Ari Atoll. The length of the island is almost 4 km, the width (at the widest part) is 300 m. The island is inhabited, so you can go into near by villages to meet the locals. Accommodation is all in one building with the restaurant and sunbathing areas on the roof of the building. The resort is a specialised dive and snorkeling resort offering excellent diving with manta ray and whale sharks.
House Reef: The house reef is located on the eastern part of the island, it is a great spot to see whale sharks so well worth going over to have a look for them. Currents can pick up on the house reef so it is advised to wear fins and not snorkel alone. On the west of the island is a sheltered sandy bay suitable for swimming and for children.
Diving: This resorts main focus is diving, they are located in an excellent place and the resort is designed to accommodate divers with their packages including tanks, weights and boat charges. The diving is excellent, with a high chance of seeing manta ray and whale sharks, you are in for a treat. There is also a great selection for the macro divers, with plenty of nudibranch. Visibility is good usually between 20m-30m and you can find dive sites in the area for all levels of ability. Some of the most famous dive sites in the Maldives such as Manta Point are only 10 mins boat ride away and the dive team are excellent. PADI courses are available for anyone wanting to learn in this dream destination.
Sports: The following are provided on a complimentary basis: snorkeling equipment.
Excursions: The team are very willing to accommodate and if you have something in mind we can ask them.
|Free of charge:||Snorkeling|
|Evening Entertainment:||Roof top sunset dinner, Traditional Music|
|Excursions:||Please ask for more information|