W Maldives


Fesdu Island, North Ari Atoll, 09110, Maldives   •  Weather:   

Local Time Phone (960) 666 - 2222



W Maldives

W Maldives



Dive into your W Maldives getaway the moment we meet you at Velana International Airport. Our Welcome Agents will assist you with check-in for your Maldives seaplane transfer and transport you to our very own W Lounge at the seaplane terminal.  Freshen up after your flight to the Maldives, sit back and listen to what’s new/next from a selection of our W DJ’s soundtracks or let us prepare coffee and snacks for you whilst you await your flight to W Maldives.


Get your camera ready for the scenic ride to W Maldives – the views from the Maldivian Airways seaplane are beyond your wildest imaginations.
We will need your arrival information to Male’ airport so we can make reservations on the 15-seater seaplane.
Kindly share your flight details with our team 72 hours in advance by clicking here, we will take care of everything.

  • Round-trip cost is US$ 475 per adult while US$ 235 per child between 3-12 years old. Children under 3 years old travel for free.
  • Travel time: approximately 25 to 40 minutes (some flights stop at another island before W Maldives)

Please note:

  • There is a baggage limit of 25 kilograms per person.
  • Seaplanes only operate between 6:00AM to 3:30PM based on scheduled timing and current weather conditions. 
  • The hotel will not take responsibility for supplementary charges incurred as a result of seaplane transfers being cancelled by Maldivian Airways.


For flights arriving or departing between 3:30PM to 6:00AM due to unavailability of seaplane, the resort can arrange an alternative mode of transportation from/to airport (MLE) via speedboat.
Kindly shared your flight details with our team by clicking here, we will take care of everything.

Total journey time is approximately 1.5 hours - depending on weather conditions. The speedboat can take up to a maximum of twelve guests per boat including luggage. The timing and pricing of the speedboat transfer is as follow:

Shared / Scheduled Speedboat Transfer From/To Airport

  • From W to Airport (MLE) at 07:00PM
  • From Airport (MLE) to W at 11:00PM
  • US$ 350++ per person per way
  • A minimum of 4 passengers are required

Private Speedboat Transfer From/To Airport

  • Per Flight Details Given
  • US$ 1,400++ per boat per way
    Limited to 4 passengers per way 

Read more about Terms & Conditions

Escape - W Maldives luxurious private yacht

  • While cruise through the night the guests can enjoy a romantic dinner under the stars followed by a pleasant sleep and arrive fresh at W in the morning.
  • US$ 3,500++ per way Read more about ESCAPE


All rates marked ++ are subject to 10% service charge + GST Tax.

Contact our Welcome team on +960 666 2222 or our Reservations Team at reservations.wmaldives@whotels.com for more details on your transfer.