Join us 20 July to 3rd August 2018 - 14 days of "FUN in the SUN"


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Sandbank - Press Conference

A  "Taste" Press Conference held on in a deserted remote Baa Atoll Sandbank on 9th of May 2018.


Participating Resorts

About the Baa Atoll Festival

Summer Festival Overview - 20 July to 3rd August 2018

Summer is coming and what better way to welcome our guests to Maldives than joining forces with other resorts in Baa Atoll to offer our best, as a destination?

Join us to have "Fun in the Sun" at Baa Atoll Maldives, with a host of Beach activities, explore the world famous Hanifaru Bay and see the Manta's and showcasing our amazing food in the first-of-its-kind a "Resort Dine Around" .


Dine Around Baa Atoll

Soneva Fushi, Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru, Dusit Thani, Amilla Fushi, Vakkarau Maldives and Finolhu, all located in Baa Atoll have come together to celebrate the Summer Festival with a bang in Baa Atoll calling it the “Baa Atoll Festival 2018”. 

This first ever and one-of-its-kind festival will be held from 20th July to 3rd August 2018, bringing the best each resort has to offer in the dining scene.

 Guests from each resort will have the opportunity to experience the varied cuisines Baa Atoll has to offer as a destination, on dedicated nights. This will give them a taste of our creativity and service, with a chance to explore other islands during their stay. 

This Destination Dining concept aims to tantalise their taste buds and make Baa Atoll destination in Maldives a ‘must visit’ during summer. A special dinner menu will be presented by our talented chefs in each of the participating restaurants for a set price of $120++. 

Moreover, during this summer festival, each resort will offer a calendar of activities to keep the entire family entertained, from water sports, underwater experiences, to kids activities and more. It is fun time for all! 

Baa Atoll Catamaran Regatta

About the closing ceremony:

To close the first ever Baa Atoll Festival 2018, the resort teams at Baa Atoll will come together on a sandbank for a Catamaran Regatta.

 Join in or watch on board your individual resorts arrangement. Participate with us to discover a real drive & freedom and feel the fresh air of Maldives, where you belong!

Welcome to our first Baa Atoll Summer Festival 2018

See below overview of the 14 night dine-around schedule, lots of great world class dining options, opening Sunset Cocktails will be at your selected resort, followed by 6 nights of featured Restaurants, FULL MOON will be celebrated in each island, then 6 more nights of the festival will be repeated. 

Festival Opening Sunset Cocktails at your Resort - Friday 20th July 2018

Dine Around Schedule - Week 1.

Saturday, 21st July 2018

Resort: Amilla Fushi 

The name itself translates to ‘island home’ – effortlessly welcoming in the most idyllic ways. A comfortably elegant retreat in the UNESCO Biosphere of Baa Atoll, Amilla Fushi stands apart from the crowd with its minimalist white villas and its appreciation for the avant-garde.

Featured Restaurant: FEELING KOI

Sunday, 22nd July 2018

Resort: Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru

Combining innovation, wellness and conservation, Landaa Giraavaru is a 44-acre wonderland of pristine tropical beauty in the Baa Atoll UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Exotic jungle greenery is flanked by immaculate white beaches and one of the Maldives' largest natural lagoons.

Featured Restaurant: BLU

Monday, 23rd July 2018

Resort: Finolhu 

Where do the cool cats go to catch some rays? Finolhu, of course. Let us clue you in on what’s shakin’ at the grooviest resort in the Maldives. Whether you want to be thrilled or be chilled, tune in or tune out, Finolhu’s your bag, baby. Welcome to the Grooviest Island in the Maldives.

Featured Restaurant: KANUSAN

Tuesday, 24th July 2018

Resort: Dusit Thani Maldives 

The Resort blends graceful Thai hospitality with the unparalleled luxury setting of The Maldives, encircled by white sandy beaches and a stunning 360-degree house reef full of marine life. 

Featured Restaurant: BENJARONG

Wednesday, 25th July 2018

Resort: Soneva Fushi 

The original Soneva. The No News, No Shoes blueprint for all desert island barefoot luxury hideaways. Soneva Fushi inspires the imagination with 61 spacious beachfront villas, ranging in size from one to nine bedrooms, hidden among dense foliage.

Featured Restaurant: OUT OF THE BLUE

Thursday, 26th July 2018

Resort: Vakkaru Maldives

Within the UNESCO BIOSPHERE RESERVE of Baa Atoll in the Republic of the Maldives lies a reef island composed entirely of sediment produced on the surrounding coral “faru” (or reefs), 85% it is thought, by parrotfish, the fish grinding up coral during feeding and, after digesting the edible content, excrete the rest as sand, creating the powder soft, brilliant white sands that encircle the island. 

Featured Restaurant: ONU

FULL MOON event at your Resort - Friday 27 July 2018

Dine Around Schedule - Week 2.

Saturday, 28th July 2018

Resort: Amilla Fushi 

Featured Restaurant: FEELING KOI

Sunday, 29th July 2018

Resort: Four Seasons Landaa Giraavaru

Featured Restaurant: BLU

Monday, 30th July 2018

Resort: Finolhu 

Featured Restaurant: KANUSAN

Tuesday, 31st July 2018

Resort: Dusit Thani 

Featured Restaurant: BENJARONG

Wednesday, 1st Aug 2018

Resort: Soneva Fushi 

Featured Restaurant: OUT OF THE BLUE

Thursday, 2nd Aug 2018

Resort: Vakkaru

Featured Restaurant: ONU

Closing Catamaran Regatta Friday 3rd Aug 2018

return speed Boat transfers - Reserve at your resort.

Essential Info

Booking are essential: enquire at your resort

Water & Beach ACTIVities - "FUN in the Sun"

Manta Season - Join us

To improve your chances of seeing manta rays during your stay at the Resort, plan your trip to coincide with the key viewing dates, identified by our manta ray specialist as times when mass manta ray feeding sessions are most likely to occur.

Speak to your resort marine team for bookings. Find out more

"Fun in the Sun" Activities

All resorts have so much to enjoy on and around the island, check out your resorts daily and weekly activity plan. 

Event Sponsors & Partners

Di-Vine Wine Cellars

Visit Maldives



Amilla Fushi:

Kadheeja Naufa

Tel: +960 730 5036

Four Seasons Resort Maldives at Landaa Giraavaru

Contact Team - Guest Experience Managers

Tel: +960 980 0992


Xandra Alcantara

Tel: +960 730 6677

Dusit Thani:

Fathimath Rishma

Tel: +960 730 4004

Soneva Fushi:

Laisa Mariyam

Tel: +960 6603269 or +960 7938184

Vakkaru Maldives:

Sahir Hassan

Tel: +960 7 605320


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