Summer Island Maldives is a truly beautiful, new ‘barefoot’ resort owned and managed by people from the Maldives. Truly the perfect Maldivian Barefoot Holiday where Summer Never Ends.

A holiday at Summer is really a journey of discovery more than a holiday.

Take a seaplane to a fairytale lagoon and walk barefoot on fine sand the colour of icing sugar and feel it tickle your soles. Learn to navigate a coral reef and fulfil your Maldivian adventure with dolphins and turtles. Live in ocean villas suspended over jewelled waters or stay in land villas with sublime ocean views – the choice is yours. Feast on international cuisines touched with a hint of Maldivian flavour and unwind at our over-water spa with our classic offerings to knead your tension away.

Discover your destination playground at Summer Island Maldives where Summer Never Ends

  • Kaafu Atoll
  • Transfer By: Speed Boat


The summer house

The Summer House is designed to be your home for the summer where your family can enjoy the utmost privacy created across two floors, with a living area, two en-suite bedrooms and two en-suite bathroom. It is designed to make the most of the natural light with large balconies fitted with daybeds, as well as a refreshing pool.

The master bedroom enjoys a glorious king-sized, four poster bed, with a large, two person bathtub in the en-suite. The second room has twin beds, and an en-suite. Both bedrooms have spacious wardrobes and mini-bar.

Equipped for your convenience, the Summer House has its own kitchenette/pantry with dining areas; both inside and a shaded one outdoors by the pool for your meals in the open.


Water villas

We believe that when you are in harmony with nature, you can be one with yourself (and your partner) and this is how our Water Villas have been designed with ‘oneness’ in mind. Each Water Villa has its own terrace with direct access to the tranquil lagoon where you can dip in and out, while your towel and book or audio book await on the sunbed.

The bedrooms are drenched in light, and are fitted with double beds, writing table and chair, and a sofa in the room, with IDD telephone and an LED TV with satellite channels. There is also a Nespresso machine and mini-bar and a glass window that gives visibility directly into the lagoon for little visitors from the depths. The Water Villas have en-suite bathrooms with jacuzzi bathtubs, with toiletries and bathroom amenities.


Premium beach villa

Premium Beach Villas are perfect for anyone who adores the beach and its many natural bounties. Designed for the perfect barefoot experience, it has a large verandah that leads out right to the beach – available literally at your doorstep. Fabulous white sand no more than a step away.

It is also the ideal place to curl up with a good book, or just to gaze across the beach towards the clear blue, serenity of the ocean while sipping on something cold.

The bedrooms, designed to make the most of the tropical light, also come with sofa and coffee table, as well as its own desk and LED TV with satellite channels and DVD player. Each room has its own Nespresso machine and mini-bar. The large en-suite has its own jacuzzi bathtub with toiletries and bathroom amenities.


Superior vista

Summer Island Maldives introduces the Superior Vista, our new rooms created in blocks of four, with the Superior Beach right below. The Superior Vista has a great view of the beach and the ocean, with a seating terrace ideal for spending some holiday time gazing into the infinite distance with your beloved or just by yourself with that book you promised you’d read.

The bedrooms are drenched in light and have a double bed with sofa and coffee table, and a writing desk, with coffee and tea making facilities and a mini-bar, as well as LED TV with satellite channels, IDD telephone and dressing table. The large en-suite is partially open-air, with a rain shower, making the most of the sunlight and comes equipped with toiletries and bathroom amenities.


Superior bungalow

The late sun is starting its slow decent on the distant horizon and shafts of orange light hit your eyes as you step from your Superior Bungalow onto the sunlit verandah shared only with darting, dazzling butterflies that flutter by, busy but aimless in pursuit of who knows what. A burst of welcoming freshness greets you upon your return to the cool comfort of your room.


Garden rooms

Lose yourself in midsummer slumber in one of our Garden Rooms – conveniently located next to the main restaurant and bar. The garden rooms come in a block of seven, each with their own private verandah, perfect for watching the world go by – slowly.

The rooms all contain double bed, sofa, and dressing table as well as their own mini-bar and wardrobe. Each room also has coffee and tea making facilities, LED TV with satellite channels, IDD telephone and dressing table. The en-suite in each of the garden rooms is partially open air and comes equipped with a rain shower.

Samuga (main restaurant)

With the emphasis of serving fresh, well-prepared cuisine from all corners of the world, the name Samuga is the Dhivehi word for the decisive compass that guides our chefs across the globe to bring you the best of international flavour.

The restaurant’s main focus is the live cooking station, where you watch your food being prepared right in front of you. It also has its own pizza oven cooking up its signature herb fragrance as you dine.

Samuga restaurant offers a buffet service and has a seating capacity of 284 covers. Samuga also caters to pre-booked, outdoor dining pavilions for intimate candlelit celebrations right on the beach where there is no dress code and certainly no shoes!

Serves buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner for Superior Room, Superior Vista,

  • Superior Beach and Garden Room guests
  • 14-day rotating menu
  • Breakfast: 07.00am until 10:00am
  • Lunch service: 12:00 pm until 14:30 pm (every Friday lunch at 13:15pm )
  • Dinner service: 19:00 pm until 21:30 pm
  • For guests with children under the age of 15 staying in Premium Beach Villas will be assigned Samuga for the full board meals



Nevi (main bar)

Nevi, being the local word for ‘The Captain’ – the navigator of the ship, the main bar will steer your evening in the right direction in true island laid-back style. Located on the beach with a sunset view, Nevi offers a great selection of drinks for the all-inclusive guests as well as a large selection of cocktails, wines and spirits to choose from.

Morning, noon and night, the Nevi bar is primed and ready with capable, trained staff to respond quickly to your needs and satisfy your cravings whether it be a pre-lunch beer or wine, a delicious high-tea in the afternoon, a selection of snacks throughout the day or a cooling gelato selection to top off your suntanning.

With its wooden furniture and sofas, and the ever-soothing sea breeze, Nevi is the liveliest place on the island to sit back, relax and connect. On selected days there is a disco with a DJ, or live music, to liven up your summer nights.

All-inclusive drinks are available at NEVI from 9 am to 12 pm.

  • Serves all-inclusive drinks from 09:00 hours to midnight.
  • Nevi Bar will have a large bar counter area with seating outside, facing the seafront on the sunset side of the island
  • A snack menu is also available at Nevi bar offering pizzas, sandwiches, burgers and other snacks including an ice cream menu are available.
  • Hi-tea for All inclusive guests will be served at Nevi Bar from 16:30 hours to 17:30 hours. Plated snacks (1 savory and 1 sweet) will be served for all-inclusive guests.
  • A Recreation area with a billiard table, dartboard, table tennis and other indoor games.
  • Nevi Bar will also serve drinks to the swimming pool.



Hiya (overwater buffet restaurant)

Hiya, the local word for shade or shelter, is the perfect place for quieter meals with friends and loved ones. Specially designed for our Premium Beach Villa and Water Villa clients for breakfast, lunch and dinner, the restaurant on a raised deck makes the most of the lapping waves; letting the picturesque horizon meld with the soothing spirit of the sea as the dreaminess of the entire scene becomes the backdrop to your candlelit meal at hiya restaurant.

hiya serves international cuisine in a buffet service, and has 72 covers.

  • Serves semi-buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner for Premium Beach Villa and Water Villa guests
  • 14-day rotating menu
  • Breakfast: 07.00am until 10:00am
  • Lunch service: 12:00 pm until 02:00 pm (every Friday lunch at 01:15pm )
  • Dinner service: 07:30 pm until 09:30 pm
  • Guests with children under 15 years staying at Premium Beach Villas will be assigned Samuga Restaurant for their meals.



Avi (cocktail lounge, and sun deck)

Avi, an intimate, deluxe restaurant & bar seating just 30 persons, is named after the rays of the sun that grace its floors. Created on an over-water deck, it is bathed in light during the daytime. The bar, open from 11am till midnight, serves premium cocktails and branded drinks. The restaurant has an a la carte menu serving freshly caught seafood, a collection of tapas and juicy steaks, and is open from 5 pm onwards.

Avi lends its tropical ambience for pre-dinner drinks and for special celebrations. With comfy seats on the deck, and its exciting selection of food and drinks, this is the place for that special tropical experience that will be long remembered. Just the place for a last night holiday farewell perhaps.

  • A la Carte Dining with indoor and outdoor seating
  • Menu emphasizing on regional seafood, pizzas, steaks and tapas – Serves Dinner
  • Bar opens from 11 am to 12 midnight
  • Serves premium brands of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, and extensive cocktail menu and signature drinks are served.



In-villa dining

Room service is available at Summer Island Maldives to suit your convenience. From 10 am to 10 pm, you need not let your dining be dictated by pre-set times, instead you can plan your dining according to your own tropical timetable – as early or as late best suits you.

Summer Island Maldives has its own special Room Service menu with extra charges.



The Firuma by Serena Spa brings together all the elements necessary to relax and rejuvenate your body and mind. Situated over the lagoon with a magnificent, uninterrupted view of the endless sea and an open design infusing it with the scent of the ocean breeze, your spa visit will be a revitalising and relaxing experience – guaranteed.

Firuma, the local term for ‘healing touch’ is exactly what is guaranteed from your experience with Serena Spa. With five spacious treatment rooms, including a couple’s massage room, each with its own en-suite; a steam room that makes the most of the view with the sunset for added ambience and a lounge area to relax before and after the treatment.

The entire experience is designed to soothe the mind and body, setting you up for the day ahead or a night of wining, dining and fun. The spa offers a selection of relaxing and refreshing wellness treatments and massages, as well as manicures, pedicures and facials.

  • Firuma by Serena Spa – with 5 treatment rooms, relaxing area and steam and ice rooms. Includes 3 single room and, 2 ‘Eve and Adam’ rooms.
  • 1 ‘Adam & Eve’ room will have a private Steam room
    Offers special Ayurveda treatment packages, massages, scrubs, body wraps, manicures and pedicures, and facials.