Filitheyo Island Resort
Filitheyo Island Resort
Atoll : Faafu  
Distance : 120 KM from Airport  
No of Rooms :125  
No of Restaurants : 1  
No of Bars : 2  
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Filitheyo is the only island resort in the un-spoilt Faafu Atoll. A natural tropical Island, which is lush in vegetation and surrounded by a stunning house reef. The resort offers guest what can be only be described as a barefoot luxury retreat.

Spend your days enjoying the beautiful sandy beaches and swimming in the Azure blue water of the Indian Ocean. A laid back life style awaits you that promises fun, relaxation, adventure and unforgettable memories.

Choose from a choice of excellent accommodation at Filitheyo all of which have been sympathetically designed to ensure that guests go home having experienced a truly Maldivian retreat.


Whether dining in the Main restaurant or the a la carte Sunset Restaurant, Filitheyo offers a diverse set of cuisines to tease your tastebuds.

Main Restaurant Continuing with the natural feel of the Island the main restaurant offers a wide variety of buffet style cuisines for which we are renowned for. Serving; International and Asian cuisine, Sashimi/Sushi counter, Home-made pastries, breads & Jams, New World Wine list.

Filitheyo Bar Conveniently located opposite the main restaurant making it an ideal choice for a pre or post dinner drink. Serving; Sensational cocktails, International selection of wines, Beers & spirits , Daily Happy Hours .

The Sunset Bar Located on the Western side of the Island, the a la carte restaurant has an impressive selection of contemporary international dishes. Take a break from swimming and enjoy a freshly blended juice or a tropical cocktail at the swim up bar next to the Pool. Serving; Freshly blended juices , Tropical cocktails, Authentic Italian Coffees, New World wine.

Dining on Special Requests: Have a private dinner set just for you on the beach and enjoy a sumptuous meal with your loved one. Choose from; Beach Dinners – Lobster Menu, Prawn Menu and Chef’s Signature Menu, Honeymoon Dinners, Taste of Thailand, Vegetarian Options, The Sunset Restaurant & Bar hosts a weekly steak & Seafood beach BBQ.


The Spa at Filitheyo is the perfect place to come and relax and un-wind.
Recapture a sense of oneself to rebalance, relax and rejuvenate.
Choose from a selection of Asian inspired and traditional Maldivian treatments.

Services and Amenities
  Laundry Service, Safe/Lockers, Doctor, Internet Access, Boutique/Shop, IDD Telephone, Satellite TV/TV Room, Swimming Pool, Gymnasium/Fitness Room, Bar, Disco, Karaoke.

  Around Filitheyo you will find the kind of underwater experience which snorkellers and divers dream of. You can dive on both sides of the spectacular local reef where you will find a vast variety of big fish.

Of course the island has a lot more recreational activities to offer. Our guests can enjoy a visit to our ultra modern, air-conditioned fitness-centre or choose from one of the other games and sports facilities such as table-tennis, badminton, billiards, volleyball, chess, darts and the local game of carrom among other things.
,br> There is a weekly disco evening at the beach bar and we organize folklore evenings which include 'Bodu Beru' or even a magician or a fire-swallower for your entertainment.

Naturally there is a surfing and sailing school on the island, with both English and German speaking instructors available, equipped with 'Top Cat' Catamarans and Hy-Fly surf-boards and gear.


The Internationally acclaimed Werner Lau Diving Center offers the complete package, from basic course for beginners to advanced diving courses.

Advanced courses up to CMAS and PADI Dive Master are available for more experienced divers, as well as Barakuda (CMAS), SSI and PADI diving courses continually throughout the year.
Werner Lau Diving Center with its international diving instructors will help you master the art of diving in the beautiful turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean.


Sail around the island in a catamaran or enjoy windsurfing. The waters around the island open up numerous sports avenues for the water sports enthusiast. Catamaran Sailing, Windsurfing, Canoeing , Snorkeling .


Room types & Suites

Superior Villas
There are 94 Superior Rooms built around the edge of the island just set back from the beach but within the treeline. The air-conditioned rooms are elegantly furnished with large four poster beds and attractive hardwood furniture. All rooms are equipped with a well stocked mini-bar, telephone, safe deposit box, television and CD stereo-player. The bathrooms are almost as large as the bedrooms and have twin sinks, desalinated hot and cold water shower and separate WC. All bathrooms have hairdryers and bathrobes are provided. Facilities Include: Thatched roof Villas, Semi-detached, With twin beds or four-poster beds, Mini Bar, Hair Dryer, Satellite TV, Direct Dial Telephone, Timber deck, Part open air bathroom with w.c., and outdoor shower, Air Conditioned, Ceiling Fan, Heated desalinated water.

Family Villas
10 Family Villas are also available and these comprise of two Superior Villas joined by an interconnecting door. One room has a double bed, and the other has twin beds.

Deluxe Villas
The Deluxe Rooms are the same size as the Superior Rooms but have larger bathrooms offering a bathtub as well as a shower and they are detatched. Facilities in 15 Deluxe Villas (Kihaa Villas) are: Thatched Roof Villas, Detached, Mini Bar, Hair Dryer, Satellite TV, Direct Dial Telephone, With twin beds or king size bed, Sitting Area, A timber deck, Part open air bathroom with bathtub, Open Air shower.

Water Villas
16 luxurious water-bungalows have been built on stilts around the south of the lagoon. These offer the height of luxury including double doors that open out onto a large shaded sun-deck area. From here there are steps leading down into the lagoon and an additional platform provides plenty of room for sunbathing. The Rooms are with four poster beds. The bathrooms are large and have a whirlpool bath. Facilities include: Thatched Roof Villas, Built on stilts over the crystal clear water of the lagoon, Detached With king size bed, Sitting Area, Mini Bar, Hair Dryer, Satellite TV, Direct Dial Telephone, Bathroom with Bathtub, WC, Private Wooden deck area.