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Jawakara Island Maldives

Lhaviyani Atoll

40 minutes by seaplane from Velana International Airport

Resort Description

Jawakara Islands Maldives is the epitome of traditional Maldivian luxury with a vibrant and modern twist. The islands are in an unexplored area of the Lhaviyani Atoll where the marine life is as diverse as it is abundant. Here guests can relax with loved ones in utter bliss. Family friendly luxury Moments.

Well known Maldivian concept - “One Island One Resort” with a twist offering a combination of two islands connected into one resort. This island connection flows with a long stretched bridge over the Jawakara House Reef connecting the islands, known as Mabin Island and Dheru Island. The resort welcomes guests of all ages, in Mabin and Dheru Island.


Jawakara Islands, a five-star luxury resort, boasts a total of 290 villas. Privacy is ensured by the Maldives’ famous ‘One Island-One Resort’ concept. However, a long-stretched 650-meter bridge over the Jawakara House Reef connects the two islands Mabin and Dheru Island into one resort. This distinctive concept offers guests of all ages an opportunity to enjoy the combined features of both islands, creating an unforgettable experience.

Mabin Island:  The larger of Jawakara’s two islands, offers spacious beach villas and private palm suites. Mabin Island offers ample space and extensive landscapes for serene nature walks or bicycle rides. This family-friendly destination is perfect for travelers of all ages. The island features a total of 202 villas, comprising 92 Mabin Beach Villas, 60 Mabin Beach Pool Villas,10 Mabin Two Bedroom Villas, and 40 Mabin Water Pool Villas.

Dheru Island:  Offers a fully all-inclusive intimate island escape, where families of all ages can unwind, explore, and embrace the enchanting beauty of this captivating island getaway. The island features a total of 88 villas, including 18 Dheru Beach Villas, 30 Dheru Beach Pool Villas, 5 Dheru Three Bedroom Villas, and 30 Dheru Water Pool Villas.


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The Vela Restaurant

Located in Dheru Island, this restaurant serves delicious ‘all you can eat’ buffet-style meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Whether guests prefer an indoor ambiance or outdoor dining, the diverse selection of international cuisines and live-action cooking stations will satisfy cravings.



Aila - South Side Maabinhura Buffet Restaurant

Located in Mabin Island, this restaurant serve delicious buffet-style meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. These dining experiences, available both indoors and al fresco, feature a variety of international cuisines in a traditional open-air dining room with live-action cooking stations.



Saima - Buffet Restaurant

Located in Mabin Island, this restaurant serve delicious buffet-style meals for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. These dining experiences, available both indoors and al fresco, feature a variety of international cuisines in a traditional open-air dining room with live-action cooking stations.



Umi Restaurant

Located in the middle of the Jawakara Island bridge, prepare to be captivated by the culinary wonders of UMI 海, an irresistible à la carte dining destination. Embark on a gastronomic adventure with loved ones and savor the tantalizing tastes of Asian Pacific cuisine. Discover a fusion of flavors that will leave guests craving more at UMI 海.



Molo Restaurant

An à la carte Mediterranean restaurant located on Mabin Island, inviting families and friends to savor the culinary delights of the Mediterranean kitchen.



Hideout Restaurant

An upscale international fast-food restaurant that offers an innovative take on comfort classics such as burgers, sandwiches, and salads. Guests can enjoy this delicious menu at the golf course, overlooking the lush greenery. This restaurant promises to be a guest favourite, offering a mouth-watering selection of comfort cuisine with plenty of amazing vegan alternatives that would tempt even the most avid meat eater.




Mabin features three bars: Nika Bar, Bonthi Bar, and Molo Bar
These bars offer a chic indoor area and a beautiful outdoor terrace overlooking the shimmering lagoon. Guests can enjoy their favorite aperitifs while watching the beautiful sunset or savor a nightcap alongside the evening entertainment. Additionally, on the golf course, you'll find "Fore Bar," which provides a picturesque vantage point to admire the lush green scenery.

At Dheru Island, there are two distinct bars to cater to guest's preferences. UMI 海 Bar treats guests to an awe-inspiring panorama of the Jawakara House Reef and lagoon, setting the stage for a memorable drink experience. For a delightful outdoor setting, guests can head to Thila Bar, where a terrace overlooking the captivating ocean offers the perfect backdrop to unwind, mingle, and enjoy a variety of refreshing beverages.




Sulha Spa

Nestled in the lush tropical oasis of Mabin Island, Sulha Spa offers a unique holistic wellness experience. The spa offers a wide selection of services, including Ayurveda therapy, remedial healing experiences, yoga, meditation, and salon treatments. Highly skilled wellness therapists deliver therapeutic massages and experiences using alternative therapy techniques and the healing wisdom of ancient cultures. Therapists utilize premium natural organic skincare products made from the purest natural active ingredients and customize treatments to create unique experiences. Sulha Spa is the perfect place to rest and rejuvenate the body, mind, and soul.





Sports & Recreation

Jawakara offers a wide range of activities to keep guests active during the stay. Facilities include:

  • Two freshwater infinity swimming pools overlooking the ocean
  • A kid's pool
  • Fitness center
  • Artificial courts for tennis
  • Artificial courts for padel tennis
  • Artificial courts for badminton
  • Artificial courts for football
  • Golfcourse





Jawa Kids Club

Jawa Kids Club provides an unforgettable experience for the VIP junior guests with an activity program full of fun and games. Friendships will be formed and treasured memories made when they set off on a coconut hunting adventure, laugh together during splash pad time, get messy whilst cooking and decorating with the chefs, mixing mocktails, building sand castles, creating with letter beads, playing mini football games, enjoying a junior golf experience and a buggy tour around the island! A private, chargeable, baby sitting service is available for parents with kids under 4 – allowing busy parents to enjoy some down time for their own activities.




The Games Room

Features various entertainment options, including table tennis, a billiards table, a pinball machine, board games, Pac-man, air hockey, and chess.


Guests can enjoy a lively and engaging entertainment program, by immersing in the vibrant culture of the Maldives with captivating Bodu Beru dance shows, live music performances, and thirlling DJ disco nights. Guests can also celebrate the underwater wonders with the divers' nights and be part of the excitement with the array of themed events.


Water Sports

MSTS Watersports offer a wide range of exciting activities such as:

  • jet skis
  • wakeboarding
  • fun tubes
  • windsurfing
  • kayaks
  • standup padel boardbing
  • catamaran sailing for both rental and instruction.

They also organise group and private speedboat excursions, inclusing options like snokeling, manta search, turtle lovers, and dolphin safaris.





Scuba Diving

Discover the Indian Ocean and marvel at the hidden trasures lying beneath the surface. Guests can explore the untouched reefs surrounding Jawakara and admire the amazing marine life that thrives in the underwater paradise. Whether guests are beginners or experienced divers, they will be stunned by the colorful reefs and wide range of sea ceratures, such as turtles, rays, sharks, and schools of tropical fish - the reefs surrounding Jawakara have it all.

Prodivers offers a full range of PADI scuba diving courses to explore the underwater world. If you have never tried diving before, a number of options are offered to help  guests get started. Similarly, if guests are ready to get certified and be able to dive all over the world, different courses are available to fit within guests' holiday plans. If guests have already completed the Open Water Course, Prodivers has a wide range of continuing education options available, including a comprehensive selection of PADI Specialty Courses.






With thousands of fish species and hunderds of coral varieties, snorkeling on the reefs around Jawakara presents a unique oppurtunity to discover the stunning marine life of the Indian Ocean. If guests are new to snorkeling, they can join the beginners sessions.






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