Maafushivaru Resort to be opened next month

Maafushivaru Maldives Resort will be opened next month following a major renovation.

The island is conveniently located only five minutes away from the country's main Velana International Airport (VIA). Under the new renovations, the design of the island underwent a significant changes in recent months.

Managed by Der Touristik of Germany, the resort features 81 villas and rooms of five categories. These include beach villas, pool villas in addition to water villas.

As of now, there are 150 resorts in operation in the Maldives. 40 new tourism properties are currently under development.