Sun Siyam Olhuveli, South Male Atoll – Maldives

7 Nights Full-Board from R37,660   PER PERSON SHARING
availability: 01 Oct - 15 Oct '24
Maldives ex Johannesburg


There are no direct flights from South Africa to the Maldives.
Prices are based on per-person sharing, including current taxes, departing from Johannesburg.
Prices are to be used as a guideline only – please enquire for accurate prices once you are ready to plan your honeymoon celebration 💞
✈️ Enquire about rates for departures from Durban and Cape Town ✈️

About Sun Siyam Olhuveli, South Male Atoll – Maldives

Want true Maldivian style? With soft sand walkways lined with Frangipani trees, a turquoise lagoon and spectacular marine life, Olhuveli is the epitome of the region. Family or romantic getaway; it matters not for the island is perfect for both. Magnificent beach villas or over-water accommodation choices will make you feel like royalty. The house reef is accessible from the end of the jetty, and the resort hosts the first kite surfing school in the Maldives. With a huge lagoon, there is plenty of snorkelling and all the water and land sports you could wish for, a spa with a hydrotherapy area and, although there is no kids club, there is a children’s play area. Evenings are taken care of with 4 restaurants and 4 bars with evening entertainment laid on.

Why this should be your next experience 💕

  • Fabulous snorkelling right off the jetty
  • A short 45-min speedboat transfer from Male
  • Located in one of the largest lagoons in the Maldives


  • Wi-Fi is complimentary throughout the resort.
  • Early Bird Discounts applied over selected seasons – please enquire about the “book before” date

Package Details

The above price includes

  • Return flights from Johannesburg to the Maldives on Emirates (EK), Qatar (QR) or Singapore Airlines (SQ)
    • Approximate airport taxes
  • Return resort transfers by seaplane
  • 7 nights accommodation at the 4* Sun Siyam Olhuveli – in the South Male Atoll, Maldives
    • In a Deluxe Room
    • Breakfast, lunch & dinner daily (full-board)
    • Entertainment, land and water sports as per the resort

Bonus Offer

  • One $50 Spa credit per adult per stay included
  • 40% discount on food at all a la carte dining options

Rates are correct as of 24 May 2024

Room Facilities


International Direct Dialing (from all villas)






Tea and coffee facilities in room


Individually controlled air-conditioning


Ceiling fan






Satellite television


Each of the 327 villas has been crafted purely with comfort, relaxation and elegance in mind, taking the classic materials of nature, blending them with contemporary chic and open-air living, intended to make the most of the Maldivian sunlight and tranquil views. Outdoor sun loungers are provided in all villa categories to ensure that guests can soak up the best of Maldives.
Olhuveli’s Dream Island is the most recently completed section of the resort. This little island connects to the main island of Olhuveli by a walkway bridge. Access to the Grand Water Villas and Grand Water Villas with Pool is via Dream Island. The island is also home to an overwater spa, a buffet restaurant, an a la carte grill restaurant, a bar, a swimming pool and a conference centre.


  • Daily house keeping
  • Spacious and private terrace
  • En-suite private bar
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Bottled drinking water (replenished daily)
  • Electronic safe
  • Flat screen smart TV, satellite channels and DVD deck
  • Sound dock
  • Alarm clock
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Hair dryer
  • Telephone
  • Sun lounges
  • Writing desk and vanity
  • Oversized bathrooms with rain shower, twin vanity and makeup mirror
  • Luxury bathroom amenities

Room Features

100 Deluxe Rooms (Size: 50m2)

Located in blocks of 4 rooms with 2 on upper and 2 on lower level. Doors open onto a spacious beachfront terrace or panoramic balcony, with the warm waters of the lagoon just a few steps away. Inside, a generously proportioned King size bedroom leads to a bathroom, with walk-in shower and dressing area.

47 Grand Beach Villas (Size: 80m2)
King size bedrooms feature clean white lines with bold splashes of colour, plus an alcoved daybed that’s perfect for sinking into with a good book. Outdoor bathrooms are generously proportioned, and on the beachfront terrace you’ll find a dining area, daybed and sun loungers.

22 Grand Beach Villas with Pool (Size: 91m2)
Set right on the beach, these villas boast private pools and expansive outdoor lounges with a day sofa, dining table and sun loungers. Inside, a king size bedroom with a large alcoved daybed leads to an open-air bathroom with a spectacular rain shower.

40 Grand Beach Suites with Pool (Size: 101m2)
The accommodation of choice for couples craving some extra space, families or small groups of friends. All feature a spacious king size bedroom and separate lounge, luxurious bathroom, indoor and outdoor daybeds, dining area, loungers and a private pool right on the beach.

21 Water Villas (Size: 64m2)
These traditionally-styled villas are perched over the crystal clear blue lagoon, and are just about as close to nature as you can get. With the Indian Ocean totally surrounding you, relax on your own private sundeck before bathing in the warm waters below.

32 Deluxe Water Villas (Size: 82m2)
These classically-styled Maldivian overwater villas have the added luxury of an outdoor jet tub and steps leading directly into the lagoon. King size beds are set behind a comfortable sofa, perfectly positioned to take in the views, and bathrooms all feature a freestanding tub.

52 Grand Water Villas (Size: 100 m2)
These contemporarily designed villas offer the perfect mix of indoor / outdoor living with a spacious deck overlooking the lagoon, complete with dining table and chairs, loungers and an oversized daybed. Spacious interiors offer a king size bed, alcoved seating area and a bathroom with large tub and separate walk-in shower.

28 Grand Water Villas with Pool (Size: 112m2)
The perfect example of affordable luxury, these villas have a built-in wow factor. Incredibly spacious decks are furnished with an oversized daybed, dining area, sun loungers, a private pool and steps straight down to the lagoon. Inside, the king size bedroom boasts an alcoved daybed and a spectacular bathroom.

5 Prestige Jacuzzi Water Villas (Size: 123m2)
These overwater abodes allow you to unwind in total privacy from their spacious sun decks and sunrise-view jacuzzis. A separate living room offers plenty of space for indoor relaxation, and luxurious bathrooms are flooded with natural light. A great option for couples looking for their own place in paradise.

1 Two Bedroom Beach Suite (Size: 293m2)
Immersive vegetation welcomes a relaxing Maldivian beach swing overlooking the lagoon. The suite features 2 king-sized bedrooms with a direct step off to the beach and generously spacious outdoor bathrooms. Living areas lead to a beachfront veranda with sun loungers and a plunge pool.

2 Presidential Water Suites (Size: 270m2)
Leave the outside world behind in our Presidential Water Suite, found at the furthest end of the jetty with so much space, you’ll never need to leave. A huge outdoor deck has areas for bathing, dining and relaxing, whilst inside you’ll find two bedrooms, two bathrooms and a large living room with uninterrupted lagoon views.

2 Two Bedroom Beach Residences (Size: 310m2)
The resort’s newest 2 storey Beach Residences have been designed to impress even the most discerning of guests.

Honeymoon gift offers!

Honeymoon inclusions vary from season to season. Please enquire to see what stunning benefits you will receive for your travel dates 💕

  • A romantic a la carte dinner
  • A bottle of sparkling wine and fruit basket in the room
  • A special turndown

Upgrade to All Inclusive from R9,990 per person

Dining & Bars

Sunset Restaurant
As well as buffet-style dining, this overwater eatery showcases live cooking stations every night of the week. Watch as the chefs create dishes from around the world right in front of your eyes, before taking a seat indoors or out on the expansive terrace.
Open for Breakfast (07h30 – 10h00), Lunch (12h30 – 14h30) and Dinner (18h30 – 21h00).

Perfectly placed for guests staying on Dream Island, Malaafaiy offers variety for everyone, all day long. Whether you’re filling up ahead of a full day of adventure, popping in for a light lunch or enjoying dinner, ocean views and the warm sea breeze will accompany every meal.
Open for Breakfast (07h30 – 10h00), Lunch (12h30 – 14h30) and Dinner (18h30 – 21h00).

Maghrib Grill
Whether you choose to order from land or sea, all  dishes are barbecued in the open air right in front of your eyes. Opt for the signature ocean platter, teaming with eight varieties of freshly caught seafood, or tuck into a juicy tenderloin, grilled to perfection.
Open for Dinner (18h30 – 22h00).


Rich aromas and exotic spices of authentic Indian cuisine fills the air for an indulgent dining experience. The best of Indian curries, masalas, freshly baked naans and other exotic dishes are served in intimate dining spaces, both in individually set cabanas or beach fronted.

Open for Dinner (18h30 – 22h00).

Siyam Orchid
Showcasing classic Asian dishes alongside house specialities, the chefs have perfected the art of Japanese, Indian and Thai cuisine, then added a dash of Maldivian flavour to the mix. Predominately an evening venue for fine wines and fine dining,
Open for Dinner (18h30 – 22h00).

Island Pizza
Classic and seasonal pizzas, topped with the freshest ingredients from the island garden. Found next to the sunrise pool, a selection of deli-style sandwiches and burgers are available, perfect during a midday break from the sun.
Open for Lunch (12h00 – 18h00).

Lagoon Bar
The Lagoon Bar is the place to head for evening entertainment and colourful conversation. With a long list of cocktails and lively Maldivian performers, its the perfect excuse to stay and soak in the atmosphere.
Open for Drinks (09h00 – 00h00).

Sunrise Bar
Close to the main pool, the Sunrise Bar is full of laughter throughout the day and into the evening hours. Sink into an easy chair and enjoy light bites and drinks with first-class service, right until the sun slips over the horizon.
Open for Drinks and Snacks (10h00 – 00h00).

Dhoni Bar
While away the hours in the Dhoni Bar, a chic lounge found next to the Infinity Pool. Boasting some of the best sunset views on the island, you’ll want to stop and savour every balmy Maldivian evening in this magical spot.
Open for Drinks (10h00 – 00h00).

Dream Bar
Whether you prefer to spend time right in the water or in the sun just beside it, Dream Bar serves light bites and refreshments just steps from the infinity pool. From early morning right through till midnight, you won’t have to stray from your perfect poolside spot to enjoy your favourite tipple.
Open for Drinks and Snacks (09h00 – 00h00).

Meal Plans

Full Board includes:

  • Extensive buffets for breakfast, lunch and dinner at Sunset Restaurant for guests staying on Main Island or Malaafaiy for guests staying on Dream Island
  • A 40% discount on menu pricing (food only) for dinner at any of the resort’s a la carte restaurants – Siyam Orchid, Namaste and Maghrib Grill
  • Enjoy a Spa credit of USD50.00 per adult per stay (not applicable on tailor-made spa packages, salon and retail items in the Spa)
  • Water will be provided at mealtimes – in the buffet restaurants ONLY


All Inclusive includes:

  • Buffet breakfast at the Sunset Restaurant or at Malaafaiy (07h00 – 10h30)
  • Lunch at the Sunset Restaurant or at Malaafaiy (12h30 – 14h30)
  • Dinner buffet with action stations at the Sunset Restaurant or at Malaafaiy (18h00 – 22h30) or enjoy a 40% discount on menu pricing (food only) at any of the resort’s a la carte restaurants – Siyam Orchid, Namaste and Maghrib Grill
  • Unlimited consumption of alcoholic & non-alcoholic drinks served throughout the day (10h00 – 00h00) as follows: Olhuveli House brand water non-carbonated served at the restaurants/bars (Only for consumption at the Restaurants/Bars, not allowed to be taken away). Note that imported Still or Sparking water bottles are not included and are chargeable as per consumption. Soft drinks, fruit juices (canned & packaged), draught beer, coffee, tea, iced coffee, iced tea, espresso, cappuccino, latte and macchiato, house wine: white, red & rose served by the glass, spirits: Gin, Vodka, Rum, Whiskey, Tequila & Brandy by shot and a selection of cocktails & mocktails
  • Mini bar: soft drinks and canned beer (replenished once per day)
  • Choice of one complimentary regular/scheduled Excursion per guest per stay with a minimum stay of 3 nights: Sunset Cruise or Local Island Experience. (All excursions will be operated weather permitting and have to be checked and booked in advance with resort hosts. One Excursion is per person per stay)
  • Daily non-motorized watersports on selected activities (one hour per day): kayak, paddle board, pedalo
  • Complimentary snorkelling equipment
  • Half an hour group snorkelling lesson per adult per stay (minimum number of 6 pax required)
  • One-hour complimentary windsurf rental (once per adult per stay and for experienced windsurfers only)
  • Enjoy a Spa credit of USD50.00 per adult per stay


Premium All Inclusive includes:

  • Buffet breakfast at the Sunset Restaurant or at Malaafaiy (07h00 – 10h30)
  • Buffet lunch at the Sunset Restaurant or at Malaafaiy (12h30 – 14h30) or a selection of pizzas and light snacks at Island Pizza
  • Afternoon tea at the Dream Bar (15h00-18h00)
  • Dinner buffet with action stations at the Sunset Restaurant or at Malaafaiy (18h00 – 22h30) or a 3-course set menu at Maghrib Grill, Siyam Orchid and Namaste
  • Unlimited selected beverages including an extensive selection of wines from renowned vineyards, champagne and sparkling wines, international beers, branded spirits and whiskeys, signature and international cocktails and mocktails, fresh juices, fruit juices (canned and packaged, soft drinks, bottled water (still and sparkling), coffee, tea, iced coffee, iced tea, espresso, cappuccino, latte and macchiato
  • Complimentary mini-bar refreshed once per day with red, white and rose wine, canned beers, soft drinks, iced tea and iced coffee, still water and a selection of snacks.
  • A choice of 3 excursions
  • Complimentary snorkelling equipment
  • Use of kayaks, stand-up paddle boards and pedalo
  • Complimentary jet ski for 15 minutes per room once per stay
  • 10% discount on motorised watersports
  • USD50 Spa credit per adult per stay
  • USD50 credit per adult once per stay in all diving activities
  • Complimentary orientation dive for certified divers once during the stay

Resort Amenities


Laptops with WiFi Internet (Reception)


Multi-lingual staff


In-house doctor and Clinic




Foreign currency exchange


24 hour guest assistance


Laundry service (à la carte)

Activities (Complimentary)


PADI dive centre






Excursion Desk


Board Games


Swimming pool






Beach volleyball


Sun Siyam Olhuveli, South Male Atoll – Maldives has a host of activities to enjoy and experience in Maldives.  Perfect for the honeymoon of your and your partners dreams.

Entertainment & Sports

Sun Siyam Olhuveli, South Male Atoll – Maldives has a host of entertainment and sporting options to enjoy and experience in Maldives.

WATERSPORTS & ACTIVITIES (* some at a supplement)

  • 3 Infinity pool
  • Children’s pool
  • Suba diving
  • Watersports centre
  • Windsurfing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Jetskiing
  • Canoeing
  • Snorkelling
  • Fitness centre
  • Board games
  • Table tennis
  • Beach volleyball
  • Football
  • Billiards
  • Tennis court
  • Badminton court
  • Private karaoke
  • Disco evening
  • Live band music
  • Maldivian cultural evening

Indian Ayurvedic techniques while encompassing the five elements

Ratings and Reviews

Have you stayed at Sun Siyam Olhuveli, South Male Atoll – Maldives and want to share your experience, we'd love to hear it and share it.  Please reach out and tell us all about it.

Maldives, Olhuveli Resort – 25 April 2016

Hi Lizelle,

Alles het perfek verloop baie dankie!

Olhuveli Resort is regtig verskriklik mooi en ons het elke liewe oomblik geniet.

Daar is nie eintlik een negatiewe ding wat ek kan se van die Resort of ons verblyf nie!
Dankie vir al jou hulp en ek sal defnitief met jou praat vir ons volgende trippie haha!

Vriendelike Groete

Andre Seyffert

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