The perfect all round island with all your needs catered for. Ideal for families with excellent kids club facilities. This resort is also a divers dream with amazing dive sites and snorkeling in the area. Whether you want a relaxing week away or an action packed week of fun Centara Grand has it all.

This 5* resort is accessible by seaplane in just 25 minutes. Surrounded by the blue ocean of the South Ari Atoll Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives is a barefoot paradise with a palm-fringed beach and a stunning turquoise lagoon. This resort has it all and is excellent for families, honeymooners and friends.  Snorkellers will find a kaleidoscope of colour in the house reef and divers can explore a shipwreck dive site just off the island. Centara Grand Maldives provides easy access to some of the most famous dive sites in the world. The Grand all inclusive package is amazing and offers a range of activities and spa treatments.

Beach Suite- Located right on the beach with wide open spaces and a king size bed on a mezzanine level. Large bathroom and outdoor shower.

Deluxe Water Villa- Surrounded by beautiful blue water, with views of a stunning sunrise. The room has a private sundeck and direct access to the lagoon.

Ocean Water Villa- Stunning and spacious villas offering endless ocean views. Private decking for you to relax and enjoy the sun and also enjoy in villa dining.

Sunset Ocean Pool villa- Spacious overwater villa with a 12 sqm infinity pool. You have everything you could need right there in your villa.

Deluxe Family Water Villa- A child safe water villa with a balcony around the sun deck. Direct access to go for a swim in the lagoon below.  The children's area has bunk beds and a play station with a variety of games.

Luxury Beachfront Pool Villa Two Bedrooms- Large two bedroom villas right on the beach, for families or friends travelling together. There is a sundeck with loungers and a plunge pool. Close to all the amenities.


With 5 dining options, there is plenty of variety at Centara Grand.

Azzuri Mare- Enjoy authentic Italian cuisine set over the beautiful lagoon.  Serving classic dishes such as pizza and pasta.

Reef- Overlooking the pool, this restaurant offers buffet food from all over the world, including Maldivian specialties. You can also enjoy champagne breakfasts, live cooking stations and teppanyaki.

Suan Bua- A beautifully decorated Thai restaurant, you can enjoy eating in the dining area or al fresco. The menu offers a variety of Thai favourites.

Aqua Bar- Located over the lagoon this bar has a range of snacks and cocktails. A great place to watch the sunset.

Coral Bar and Lounge- A laid back bar and lunge located on the seafront. The two story bar has sand floors so you can relax with sand between your toes. There is a choice of board games and a pool table. This is a perfect spot for afternoon tea or ice cream.

In Villa dining-  If you want to stay in your villa and have some privacy you can order from an international and Thai menu. Food is delivered straight to your villa any time of day.


House Reef: The reef is excellent and one of the islands major selling points. On one side of the island you can enjoy a shallow reef with small fish of every colour and on the other side of the island there is a drop off where you can see large turtles and rays.

Diving: There is a 5* PADI Dive centre, with courses available and there is a dive site for every type of diver very local to the resort.

Water Sports: Enjoy relaxing pastimes such as snorkelling and cruising the lagoon on a peda, or have a go at adrenalin fired activities such as wake boarding and parasailing. The resort is fully equipped with everything you need for a truly splashing time: kneeboards, wakeboards, jet skis, seabobs, banana boats, fun tubes and more. The highly experienced and EFR-trained Centara Grand Watersports Centre team are available for tuition and advice about which activity would suit you best.

Fitness Centre: There is a fitness centre with modern gym equipment.

Spa: SPA Cenvaree is the ultimate relaxation experience on the oceanfront. The spa combines modern techniques with ancient Thai traditions

Pools:  The main pool is a long infinity pool with a shallow section at the top for children.

Kids Club: There is an excellent kids club offering a range of indoor and outdoor activities. Baby sitting is also available.

Free of charge:. Snorkeling equipment, non motorised water sports.
Chargeable: Dependent on All inclusive package.
Evening Entertainment: Live music, evening quiz or games available and Maldivian night.
Excursions: Fishing Trip
Whale Shark Excursion
Semi Submarine
   Price Range: ££
    Great kids club
    House reef is excellent
   Wow Factor: Grand All Inclusive Package
   Atoll: South Ari Atoll