JA Manafaru
JA Manafaru
JA Manafaru sunrise water villas
Sunrise Water Villas at JA Manafaru
JA Manafaru beach villas
Beach Villas with Private Pool at JA Manafaru
JA Manafaru two bedroom beach residences
Two Bedroom Beach Residences at JA Manafaru
JA Manafaru two bedroom ocean residences
Two Bedroom Ocean Residences at JA Manafaru
JA Manafaru three bedroom island residence
Aerial view of JA Manafaru, and the Three Bedroom Island Residence
JA Manafaru restaurants
Ocean Grill and Andiamo Bistro and Pool at JA Manafaru

JA Manafaru

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With a gorgeous setting and luxurious facilities, JA Manafaru promises a slice of pure paradise at the heart of the Maldives. Peaceful, sophisticated and picturesque, this resort is a dose of tranquillity in a truly exotic location. Each feature of the property has been designed with luxury and relaxation in mind – from the moment you arrive you’ll be treated to complete indulgence.

The jaw-dropping beach and shoreline combine with elegant spacious accommodation for a relaxed and fun experience perfect for families and couples alike. Every room features a private pool as well as complimentary Wi-Fi to help you keep in touch. Fine dining, three beautiful pools and a rejuvenating spa combine to create a haven of serenity for the ultimate escape in the Maldives.

Whats included?
  • International airfare & taxes
  • Accommodation
  • Transfers
  • Checked baggage
  • In resort assistance & 24 hour contact center
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Based on the beautiful island of Manafaru, the resort is found in the north of the Haa Alifu Atoll in the Maldives. This tropical sanctuary is located about 320 km north of Male. You can travel to the island by seaplane or by a domestic flight with a short boat transfer.

  • Seaplane transfers from Velana International Airport to JA Manafaru take approximately 80 minutes and takes you straght to the resort.
  • Domestic flights from Velana International Airport to Hoarafushi Airport take approximately 50 minutes, from where you will be escorted to your 10 minute speedboat transfer to the resort. 

There is a total of 84 rooms and villas, all featuring:

  • Private pool
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Flatscreen satellite TV with DVD player
  • Nespresso machine and kettle with selection of teas
  • Complimentary daily water and fruit
  • Complimentary daily non-motorised watersport activity
  • In-room safe
  • Telephone

The following room types are available:

  • Beach Villa with Private Pool – spacious villa with a large living and sleeping areas, plus an open-air bathroom and sundeck with a plunge pool, stroll out onto the beach for stunning ocean views. Sleeps 2 adults, 1 child and 1 infant.
  • Sunrise Water Villa with Infinity Pool – standing over the water and featuring a private plunge pool and a wonderful vantage point over the Indian Ocean and the beautiful sunrise. Sleeps 2 adults, 1 child and 1 infant.
  • Sunset Water Villa with Infinity Pool – offering spectacular views of the sunset from a spacious overwater villa featuring its own private plunge pool. Sleeps 2 adults, 1 child and 1 infant.
  • Deluxe Beach Villa with Family Private Pool – large suites featuring a large sundeck and private plunge pool. Sleeps 2 adults, 2 children and 1 infant.
  • Two Bedroom Ocean Residence with Family Infinity Pool – ideally sized for a larger family, providing ample space plus a private plunge pool. Sleeps 4 adults, 2 children and 2 infants.
  • Two Bedroom Beach Residence with Family Pool & Private Pool –  offering complete privacy, a spectacular infinity pool, sauna, steam room and even an exclusive spa treatment room. This luxury two-storey beach residence features a Family Pool & Private Pool, i-Spa facilities, private sundeck with loungers and daybed. Sleeps 4 adults, 2 children and 2 infants.
  • Three Bedroom Island Residence with Family Pool & Private Pool - A two-storey residence with three bedrooms, 2 open-air bathrooms and one interior bathroom, a powder room, iSpa bathtub, sunken bathtub and standing shower, ap rivate waterfall pool within a walled garden and a family-sized garden pool and private spa pavilion with both steam room & sauna. the villa offers ample in-door and out-door areas to ensure the most relaxed island living experience possible. Sleeps 6 adults, 2 children and 3 infants.

  • Kakuni Restaurant – Serving a magnificent breakfast buffet with an array of both local and international delicacies for lunch and dinner. Open from 7am - 11pm.
  • Ocean Grill Restaurant – Beachfront setting offering a selection of seafood and meats, freshly prepared from the live grill. Open from 6:30pm - 9:30pm
  • White Orchid Lounge – Set over the ocean, serving award-winning Asian fusion cuisine. Reservations required.
  • Andiamo Bistro and Pool – All day dining Mediterranean inspired restaurant set within a luch oasis around the family swimming pool. Open from 12pm - 6pm.
  • Infinity Bar and Pool – A seamless view over our infinity pool towards the Indian Ocean, serving freshly prepared salads, sandwiches and appetisers throughout the day. Picnic Hampers are offer at Infinity pool and bar with a supplement.
  • The Cellar – Our wine ‘cave’ is the perfect venue, for you to experience new and wonderful tastes, with our daily chef specials and an extensive vintage selection of wines

  • Complimentary lounge access et Velana International Airport
  • Two Recreational Swimming Pools
  • Infinity Pool & Andiamo Pool
  • Access to the Fitness Centre, Yoga Terrace
  • Morning Group Yoga (reservations required)
  • Access to the Tennis Court & Badminton Court
  • Table Tennis, Futsal Pitch, Pool Table, Nature Trails & Jogging Trails, Maldivian and International Board Games
  • Movie Room
  • Outdoor Games area
  • Utheemu Gallery –  Maldivian library and photography installation
  • Seatopia – Environmental Awareness Lounge
  • “Magey-Hiyaa” – Maldivian Cultural Awareness Centre
  • Snorkel Gear (fins, mask & snorkel) for the duration of your stay
  • Non-motorised Water Sports (one hour per day. per villa):
  • Kayaks (glass kayaks not included)
  • Stand-up Paddle Boards
  • Pedal Boats
  • Windsurfs (for experienced surfers)
  • Designated villa bicycles per person, per villa
  • Spa with treatments available at extra cost


Kids club

  • The CoolZone is a family space for 3-12 years old with an indoor climbing frame, outdoor playground, playroom, TV room, and children's pool. Children must be supervised by a parent or guardian.
  • Babysitting services are also available.


The All Inclusive package includes the following:

  • Breakfast at Kakuni
  • Lunch at Kakuni or a 2-course à la carte lunch at Andiamo Bistro and Pool. The 2-course à la carte lunch includes 1 entrée or dessert and, 1 main course per person
  • Dinner at Ocean Grill on the beach: Signature seafood & steak dishes, with weekly sustainable seafood BBQ or zero waste menus or a 3-course à la carte dinner at Andiamo Bistro and Pool, Kakuni or White Orchid. The 3-course à la carte dinner includes 1 starter, 1 main course, 1 side dish and 1 dessert per person.
  • All-inclusive beverages: A wide selection of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages including international branded beer, spirits, new world & old world wines, packaged fruit juices, soft drinks, bar nibbles, premium tea and coffee, JA branded still water, house cocktails & mocktails are available in our venues during operational hours. Offerings may change from venue to venue.
  • In-villa personal bar: The in-villa personal bar will be refilled once daily at morning upturn with a selection of wine, beers, soft drinks, JA branded still water and snacks. Only consumed items will be replenished - included for Dine Around All-Inclusive meal plan.
  • Enjoy 15% discount on some of our “Must Do” experiences: Maldivian Cooking Class, Dine by Design at ‘The Cellar’ Maldives’ first & deepest subterranean wine cave , Castaway’ – deserted island experiences and Blessing & Commitment Ceremonies

JA Manafaru has a No Drone policy, due to the safety and privacy for guests, employees and resort property, the resort prohibits the operation of unmanned aerial systems, or drones.

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