5* Riu Palace


From R 2,623 R 2,623 pps 7

Riu Hotels & Resorts is renowned for its quality services and friendly staff, and Riu Palace Maldivas lives up to expectations. Situated on the private island of Kedhigandu, part of the Dhaalu Atoll, this luxury hotel is connected by an 800m walkway with the neighbouring Maafushi island with 4* Riu Atoll.

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On a private island in the Indian Ocean, this sleek all-inclusive resort surrounded by white-sand beaches that fringe Kedhigandu island is accessible only by boat. Renovated in 2019, this hotel guarantees guests a pleasant stay - if you're looking for a luxury holiday in a paradise destination, Hotel Riu Palace Maldivas is the ideal place for you!

Why we Love it

  • Main & theme restaurants
  • All inclusive 24 hours service 
  • Wide variety of watersports & entertainment

Our Recommendation

  • The pool is one of its most charming places, it has stunning views of the sea, plus a swim-up bar for a sundowner delight and perfect sunsets!

What's the price?
From R 44,988 pps

Best price for this package is based on departure date: 4th May 2023 . Please use the calendar below to browse all available options by clicking on the applicable date. All prices subject to limited availability & rate of exchange fluctuations.

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Resort Facilities

  • 24hr Reception
  • Infinity pool with swim-up bar
  • Medical services on request
  • Laundry service
  • WiFi
  • Spa
  • Children's swimming pool
  • RiuLand Kids' Club
  • Children's playground
  • Boutique/Kiosk



  • Diving
  • Kayaking
  • Boating
  • Paddle surf
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing 
  • Scuba diving

Resort activities:

  • Badminton 
  • Games room 
  • Billiards
  • Group fitness sessions
  • Join the gym 


  • Manta Ray excursion to Veligandu
  • Snorkelling trips
  • Dolphin cruise 

Entertainment & Family Services

Kids Policy

  • Children are welcome at this resort - for child rates and specials please refer to the rates section, or contact an Escape Artist!

Riu Land Kids (4-7 & 8-12 yrs)
- Daytime entertainment programme
- Open six times a week
- Playground

Spa (@ At Riu Atoll)
- Offers a variety of treatments
- Couples massages available on request
- Sauna 

Evening Entertainment 
- Daytime entertainment programme for adults 
- Live music or DJ and events 
- Available on both properties 

Food & Drink

This resort operates on a 24-hour All Inclusive basis

  • Buffet breakfast with cava, plus buffet lunch and dinner
  • Live cooking stations and vegetarian options
  • Themed buffet twice a week
  • Option to have à la carte dinner at Krystal Fusion restaurant and the Japanese restaurant - reservations required
  • Option to have à la carte dinner at the nearby Riu Atoll's Italian restaurant and steakhouse - reservations required
  • Starters and desserts at the Italian are buffet style
  • Snacks at set times with 24-hour snacks at some bars in Riu Atoll
  • Room service 7am to 11pm
  • Selected local-brand and premium alcohol, soft drinks, tea and coffee
  • 24-hour drinks at some bars in Riu Atoll
  • Regularly restocked minibar and liquor dispenser in your room


Palm Restaurant
Varied buffet with Iive cooking stations

  • Breakfast:  07H30 - 10H30 
  • Lunch:        13H00  - 15:00
  • Dinner:       18H30 - 22H00 

Krystal Restaurant 
A la carte menu

  • Opening Hours: 18H30 - 22H00 

Yu Hi Restaurant 
A la carte menu, Asian cuisine, favourites and fusion

  • Opening Hours: 18H30 - 22H00 

Sofia Restaurant @ Riu Atoll
A la carte menu

Opening Hours:
18H30  - 22H00 

Beef Steak House @ Riu Atoll
Continental breakfast and optional dinner

  • Breakfast: 10H30 - 12H30
  • Dinner:     18H30 - 22H00

Poolside bar with swim-up bar

  • Opening Hours: 10H30 Am - 18H00 

Sports Bar

  • Opening Hours: 24 Hours 

Lounge bar for unwinding  

  • Opening Hours: 18H00 till last guest leaves

* Opening and mealtimes are subject to change

Our Tip

A wonderful continental breakfast buffet is available daily at the hotel and we recommend booking a dining experience at one of Riu Atoll's restaurants for a change of scenery!

To help you enjoy your stay in maximum comfort, the Hotel Riu Palace Maldivas has Junior Suites located in various villas, as well as the exclusive overwater suites

Junior Suite - 40 SQM

  • One king-size bed / two small double beds 
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Double washbasin
  • Lounge area
  • Sea view
  • Accommodates: 2 adults

Junior Suite With Beach Access - 40 SQM

  • One king-size bed / two small double beds
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Double washbasin
  • Lounge area
  • Sea view
  • Terrace
  • Direct beach access
  • Accommodates: 2 adults + 2 children / 3 adults

Overwater Suite - 47 SQM

  • One king-size bed / two small double beds 
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Double washbasin
  • Lounge area
  • Terrace with outdoor bathtub
  • Balinese daybed
  • Sun loungers
  • Accommodates: 2 adults + 2 children / 3 adults

Overwater Suite With Pool - 60 SQM

  • Patio
  • Direct access to ocean
  • One king-size bed / two small double beds
  • Bathroom with bathtub & separate shower
  • Integrated lounge area with sofa
  • Dressing area
  • Private pool
  • Balinese daybed / sun loungers
  • Accommodates: 2 adults + 2 children / 3 adults

Room Inclusions

  • Air conditioning
  • Satellite flatscreen TV
  • Minibar
  • Drinks dispensers
  • WiFi
  • Electronic in-room safe
  • Hairdryer
  • Special make-up mirror
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Room service 
  • Electric kettle for coffee & tea
  • Bathrobe

Our Tip

  • Be sure to include a few nights of your stay in an overwater suite for unforgettable sunsets!




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