Surrounded by the blue ocean of the South Ari Atoll, and distinctive with its timbered walkways and colonial-style buildings, Centara Grand Island Resort & Spa Maldives is a barefoot paradise with a palm-fringed beach and shimmering lagoon that offers the perfect island holiday for everyone.
With 112 spacious villas set over-water, and suites blending harmoniously with the natural setting, the island has a wealth of activities and superb facilities that makes this an ideal hideaway for couples and honeymooners, or a fun-filled destination for families.
There are exceptional opportunities to discover the exotic life of Maldives underwater, with a house reef that is a kaleidoscope of colour for snorkellers, a shipwreck dive site just off the island, and easy access to some of the most famous dive sites in the world.
"The Centara offers a really safe environment for children to explore and enjoy".
“The house reef and lagoon offer great snorkelling, and just off the reef there is a shipwreck that offers easy diving, turtles and whale sharks, manta rays, parrotfish, anemone fish, and surgeonfish.”
"With the Ultimate All-Inclusive concept, your family holiday at Centara Grand is absolutely carefree, with dining, rejuvenating, play and exploration all included."
Families at Centara Grand
The Ultimate All-Inclusive programme provides activities for everyone, no matter what age or preference.
Voted as the Maldives’ most family-friendly resort two years in succession, the island has an ideal family itinerary that includes visits to Camp Safari and E-Zone for the youngsters, and exciting activities like banana boat and tube rides, water sports, beach games and activities at the pool, which includes a pool for the young ones.
Premium All Inclusive
Going Premium All Inclusive is a great option for making your Maldives family holiday that much better value.
For a true feel of discovery and adventure, the Ultimate All-Inclusive experience includes a choice of half-day and full-day excursions.
Each guest can enjoy all excursions once per stay, choosing from a snorkelling tour, sunset cruise, local island discovery tour to visit a Maldivian village on a nearby island, and sunset fishing.
Flexible Maldives Family Holidays
The Best Maldives Family Resorts
Whatever the size of your family or the ages of your children, whether they're curious, active, gregarious or reclusive, we have a Maldives island which will suit them, and suit you as well.
Most Maldives resorts have family rooms or villas which will accommodate larger (or smaller) families.
We have based our selection here on prices for families with 2 parents and 2 children under 12, so just let us know the ages of your children, your approximate budget and interests and we'll come up with a Maldives family resort to suit you.