The Nautilus, Maldives

The Nautilus is an award-winning, ultra-luxury bohemian hideaway in the Maldives. Our highly personalised, private island resort boasts exclusive accommodation of just 26 immensely private beach and ocean houses and residences, where every experience is tailored to the most sophisticated of guests.

On our shores, nothing is fixed, and anything is possible. It’s a world where visitors are free to set their own rhythm; free to do – and to be – as they please. The Nautilus celebrates the individual spirit, providing liberation and freedom unconditional, offering guests space to share, to meet, to shape their own personal journey. Above all, The Nautilus invites its guests to celebrate with their loved ones, in any way they choose because in the end, it’s these simple, elemental pleasures that embody the greatest luxury.

Conceptualised by a Maldivian hospitality icon and visionary entrepreneur who was instrumental in creating many award-winning resorts, The Nautilus is the result of his lifetime’s expertise and represents what ultra-luxury should be – not just in the Maldives, but worldwide. The Nautilus has gained phenomenal international acclaim by Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards 2020 as Best Resort in the Indian Ocean and placed among the top three Best Resorts in the World.


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How to get there:

Award winning Qatar Airways offer daily flights from London to Male, with great specials available all year round. Please click on the logo for details and bookings. The Nautilus is just 30 minutes from Male airport and a private or shared seaplane transfer provides an easy, exciting connection straight to the island. Upon arrival at Velana International Airport, you are picked up directly from your aircraft and individually escorted to the exclusive CIP lounge (Maamehi Executive Lounge), regardless of the house category booked. No queuing is required as all matters regarding immigration, baggage and customs will be handled on your behalf.