W Maldives

4.7 (152 reviews)

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 Air Taxi (MAT) seaplane are beyond your wildest imaginations.
We will need your arrival information to Male’ airport so we can make reservations on the 13-seater seaplane.
Kindly shared your flight details with our team by clicking here, we will take care of everything.

  • Round-trip cost: US$ 515 net per person
  • 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 Air Taxi.


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.