• 3 star
  • Maldives


This property is 1 minute walk from the beach. Rihiveli by Castaway Hotels & Escapes boasts sea-facing bungalows, each with its own private terrace overlooking the Indian Ocean. Located on South Malé Atoll, the resort has its own spa and restaurant offering buffet meals and open-air dining.

400 m from Sunrise Island and Birds Island, Rihiveli by Castaway Hotels & Escapes is accessible from Malé International Airport via a 1-hour speedboat ride.

The fan-cooled bungalows open out to a private terrace and feature wooden flooring. A private garden with hammock or deck chairs leads to the lagoon water. A separate bathroom offers indoor and outdoor showers.

Guests can enjoy a variety of water sports including sailing, water-skiing and night snorkelling during their stay at Rihiveli by Castaway Hotels & Escapes. Other recreation facilities include volleyball, tennis and billiards.

The resort’s restaurant features a different daily cuisine which includes French, Italian, Maldivian or Asian. A daily barbecue lunch is offered at Sunrise Island while dinner consists of a buffet or set menu and is served on the beach 3 times a week. An extensive wine list is also available. 

This property also has one of the top-rated locations in Mahaanaelhihuraa! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

This property is also rated for the best value in Mahaanaelhihuraa! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.


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Available Rooms

Standard Bungalow

Max Guests:
2 Adults
Our Bungalows 48 bungalows, Direct access to the beach, Private terrace, hammock and sunbeds, Traditional thatched roofs with wooden floors.

Beach Villa

Max Guests:
3 Adults
Your Maldives beach home, surrounded by lush greenery and pristine white sands, is waiting for you. Relax on your private sun terrace’s daybed. Wake up or end your day to stunning vistas as the sun rises and sets on the long stretch of beach in front of you and against the Indian Ocean backdrop

Hotel Amenities

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bar
  • Coffee shop
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Poolside bar
  • Airport transfer
  • BBQ facilities