Dive Calendar For Scuba And Snorkeling Around Meeru Island, Maldives

Along with sun, sand and romance, Maldives oceans boasts the greatest diversity of marine life in the world and presents top diving opportunities. Meeru Island situated in the North Malé Atoll, just a 55 minutes scenic speedboat transfer from the Velana International Airport offers a fantastic choice of dive excursions with its dive operator, Euro-Divers to allows guests great opportunity to witness this marine life up close and personal.

Meeru Island is blessed with a shallow beautiful outer reef within a short boat distance of maximum 25 minutes, where guests can expect turtles, napoleons, morays, sharks, rays, crustaceans and other sea life.

Meeru guests also have the ease of access to some of the top requested dive sites in North Malé. The atoll is also known for its abundant corral coverage teaming with colourful marine life. Some of the most visited dives sites are;
The Aquarium – A collection of corral rocks surrounded by reef fish and some caves.
The Colosseum – A C shaped formation with slopes to spot tunas, turtles and pelagic feeders
The Far Reef, Miyaru Faru, HP Reef and Thilas, or underwater islands which sports diverse sea life such as Nassimo Thila ( a declared protected marine area), Okobe Thila, Helengeli Bodu Thila and many guided fun dives.

Beginners divers particularly enjoy diving and visiting Meeru’s corral nursery situated in the island lagoon. See the underwater live-cam of the coral nursery.

Guests can speak to Meeru’s Euro-Divers to find interesting and exciting dive sites for beginners to professionals diving and activities such as night diving. Euro-Divers Maldives was founded by Swiss nationals in 1972 and with many years of experience in the industry, provides safe, exciting and professional scuba diving, snorkelling and water sports activities. As a PADI 5 Star Dive Centre, Euro-Divers offer the full range of PADI courses for all levels.

What is the best time to visit Meeru for diving?

Year around.

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Manta Rays Yes High High Yes Yes Yes High High High High High Yes
Sting Rays High High High High High High High High High High High High
Reef Sharks High High High High High High High High High High High High
Nurse Sharks Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Eagle Rays Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Napoleon Wrasses High High High High High High High High High High High High
Hawksbill Turtles High High High High High High High High High High High High
Green Turtles High High High High High High High High High High High High
Night diving Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Shipwreck diving Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Ideal for new divers Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes

Discover the amazing underwater world around Meeru with a dose of Snorkelling

For snorkelers, Meeru offers a choice of guided reef snorkelling excursions including night snorkelling and snorkelling safaris.

Meeru Island’s Marine Biology Centre

Committed to protecting Maldives’s diverse eco-biology, Meeru and Euro-Divers Meeru collaborates with the Manta Trust to expand the research on the magnificent manta ray population of North Malé Atoll. Read more on how guests can help.

2021 Travel Inspirations: A safe and fun filled Maldives resort stay in Meeru Island

If Santa can be merry, so can you

2021 is a year that will give new hope of freedom. If travel is in your bucket list, there is no better destination than the Maldives.

Is Maldives Safe To Travel?

Yes. Maldives is a WTTC Global Safe Travels Destination and received the ‘Safe Travel Stamp’ for implementing health and safety measures, in line with the World Travel & Tourism Councils’ Global Safe Travels protocols.

What COVID-19 Safety Measures Are There At The Resort?

Travel with confidence!
Visit our Travel Updates page to learn more about how Meeru facilitates Free PCR Tests at the resort, the Hygiene Guidelines for a Safe Holiday Experience In Paradise initiative by Meeru to ensure the safety of guests and employees during the new normal and the latest destination travel info.

Why Is Meeru the Best Resort For Me?

🏝️ Meeru Island is conveniently located a 50-minute speed boat transfer from the Velana International Airport in North Malé Atoll.
This makes the island perfect for late international arrivals, a quick transfer to your tropical paradise after a long international flight and great for young families travelling with small children.

🏝️ Meeru is a large island with expansive beaches. This offers the freedom of space on uncrowded beaches.

🏝️The island boasts an array of accommodation from Garden rooms, beach villas, villas by the water and over-water at different price points. Guest can also select their preferred meal packages from Half Board to the sought after All-Inclusive-Plus package, which offers great value and a range of complementary and discounted activities.

🏝️ Flexible cancellation up to 3 days to arrival for new normal travellers.
The Island has separated Adults-Only facilities and villas inclusive of Restaurant, Bars, Infinity Pool, over-water spa and a choice of beach and over-water villas.

🏝️ Meeru is a kid-friendly resort with separate family rooms and villas and family-friendly restaurant, bars, pool and wading pool, café, playground and a Kids and Teen club.

🏝️ Multiple dining options with 2 buffet restaurants, 2 a-la-carte restaurants, 6 bars and a café.
Guests also love private dinners on the beach.

🏝️ The island is a sought after destination for beach weddings and romance.

🏝️ Two spas by award-winning Duniye Spa. One over-water and the other amidst tropical gardens.

🏝️ Golf and putting range, tennis, football, bicycle rental and a choice of land sports for all ages.

🏝️ Water sports centre with motorized and non-motorized water sports.

🤿Try Scuba Diving with Euro-Divers and Earn your PADI Certification while in Meeru. The resorts Dive centre operated by the renowned Euro-Divers offers a choice of dive excursions from turtle spotting to shipwreck diving.

🏝️ From yachting, excursions, and evening entertainment to yoga lessons, sandbank escapes and photography sessions, Meeru offers something for every mood, purpose of travel and lifestyle.

Book Direct. See all offers and travel flexibility Meeru offers »
Or request for Meeru from your travel agent and tour operators.

Ho Ho Ho & Seasonal Greetings From Your Meeru Family!

Warm greetings from the sunny side of Maldives!

We are welcoming our guests this Festive Season with great news and we are very excited to share you the latest updates.

For our guests who are 18 years and above, Maalan buffet restaurant will re-open its door to provide you with a wide array of food specially prepared by our Executive Chef and his team. Our splendid sunset-facing Uthuru bar, as well as the north games and entertainment rooms will also be available to spend relaxing hours after an exciting day on the beach. Enjoy and alleviate your soul and let our sophisticated services accomplish everything else for you.

We have taken intense time over these recent months and have given some fresh touches to many of our nearly 300 rooms, both with interior finishing as well as garden and outdoor arrangements. Just in time for our festive season, our 600 side Jacuzzi Beach Villas and 700 Jacuzzi Water Villas will be gradually released for your contentment and coziness.

Traveling with kids or teenagers? Yes, we have done some touch-ups here as well and the attendants are ready and awaiting the Festive Season for exciting fun, games and activities for our young in-house guests.

Christmas vibes are already in Meeru since 06th of December. We have opened our Festive Christmas market, with three stalls featuring different Christmas items for you to enjoy. Delicious food and drinks, gift items and entertainment is available for everyone from 3:00pm until 6:00pm. Mark your calendar and note down the dates that the Festive Christmas market is welcoming you. Dates can be viewed from our website, your IPTV in your room and even readily available via our mobile app. Let the Christmas spirit embrace you as you share the joy, love and happiness to your loved ones during your Meeru Festive holiday.

For our music lovers, our in-house Maldivian band will be serenading you with a variety of live jazz music in different occasions. They will captivate you with their great music; check out their schedules from the Festive Season Program.

During this Festive Season, various activities and events are prepared for you and booking is conveniently planned, just right at your fingertip. Sunset Lagoon, Special dinners at Asian Wok and Cooking classes can be reserved via our mobile app. Your Meeru team is always at your service if you require any assistance.

Let us share our heartfelt thoughts and divinest wishes for a wonderful Meeru Christmas.

We are grateful to all of our loyal guests, our repeaters and future holidaymakers for your confidence that your Meeru family is always here for you.

There is no greater cherish for this magic time of the year than being together with family, friends and loved ones. Enjoy the Festive Season in Meeru and let us be part of your memorable holiday in the Maldives.


Bert Goebel
General Manager

Living in the ‘new normal’ – A Safe Holiday Experience In Meeru
Quick Links
Your questions answered before you travel  |  Facilitating PCR Testing at Resort  |  Travel Flexibility & Cancellation Policy Update | See what our guests say about New Normal Holidaying at Meeru | 2020 Festive Season Program

Join Us for Christmas, New Year Festivities in Meeru & Create Precious Moments With Us

Warm greetings from the sunny side of Maldives!

Your Meeru family is grateful for all encouraging and positive comments we have received since our reopening in September. We would like to continue sharing precious moments to cherish forever and invite everyone to for a Festive Holiday season with us.

Meeru is offering a safe haven to celebrate this special time of the year.  A great escape to have a peaceful holiday in a relaxed atmosphere with your loved ones in the tranquillity of the Indian Ocean and far away from any modern commotion and a world of uncertainties.

Explore our unique Meeru Festive Christmas market. Various stalls will be located around the Dhoni bar beach area creating a Christmas vibe, which will give you the opportunity to shop for your gifts, enjoy a variety of food and drinks while being entertained.

Meeru Sunset Lagoon Wine Tasting is experiencing wines with sophistication in an inimitable tropical landscape serenaded by contemporary vibrant live music

Flying high this season in Meeru or explore our underwater marine treasures by joining activities such as flyboarding, jet skiing, diving or simply snorkeling around the Meeru coral garden.  Like to see already what to expect, have a look here.

If you are more seeking quality time in relaxation for your body and mind, our signature spa team will take you through a journey to unwind your soul

Family Moments, Him and Her intimate holiday, Kids Festive activities are some of the Meeru’s Magical memories to treasure.  Plan your holiday in Meeru and let us create amazing memories with your loved ones during this Festive Season.

Let us know your favourite spot in Meeru by visiting our website and browsing the gallery.  You may also check out our Facebook page, Twitter and Instagram account for more pictures.  You may also have a sneak peek of the activities and events for this years’ festive season by visiting our website or scroll through our virtual Christmas calendar on our mobile application (available from the beginning of December)

May this festive season bring you closer to all those that you treasure in your heart.

Wishing you and your family precious moments filled with joy, love and happiness from all of us here in Meeru.  We will be looking forward to welcoming you for your holiday with us.


Bert Goebel
General Manager

Living in the ‘new normal’ – A Safe Holiday Experience In Meeru
Quick Links
Your questions answered before you travel  |  Facilitating PCR Testing at Resort  |  Travel Flexibility & Cancellation Policy Update | See what our guests say about New Normal Holidaying at Meeru | 2020 Festive Season Program

We are open & our guests are enjoying Maldives!

Warm greetings from the sunny side of Maldives!

On September 1st, we opened a new page in the extensive history of Meeru Island Resort and Spa. Our Team has made tremendous efforts in preparing your home away from home as one of the safest haven on earth for holidaymakers.

We are proud and equally honored to share that all our guests who had the opportunity in visiting us over these first few weeks, have been exceptionally contented with their experience.

We are evenly delighted that Maldives has been awarded with the “Safe Travel Stamp” a worldwide recognition providing additional layers of confidence among international travelers planning to visit this dream destination in the Indian Ocean.

Furthermore, in association with the ministry of tourism Maldives has launched its unique loyalty program, “Maldives Border Miles”, where you will be repetitively rewarded each time you visit us.

Meeru is continuing to strive for its signature of excellence in service and guest recognition. Our awarded team will deliver unparalleled moments unique in a lifetime, driven by our culture and heritage.

Our developed short movie “Your new Experience” will be extending further audiovisual guidance assisting you well in advance starting from the booking process all the way you step at our sandy beaches and have your shoes removed.

View “Your New Experience At Meeru” video 🎬

Together with our mobile app, you will have your Meeru experience delivered at the palm of your hand already at the convenience of your home.

The festive season may not be your first thought at this moment, however Meeru is getting prepared for the very special twinkling of the year. Times to celebrate with family and loved ones, times to enjoy social relations and moments that many of us have been missing particularly during these recent months, Meeru with at its unique location will be awaiting you to fulfill your dreams with senses and emotions that will remain with you forever.

We wanted to thank all our guests for their continued and loyal support and we equivalently welcoming all guests from around the globe, who are going to make their journey for the first time, as part of our Meeru family.

Please continue to follow us through our social media publications on Meeru website, Facebook page, Twitter and Instagram to keep you updated with all latest news and developments.

We would wish for all of you to stay safe and healthy and our Meeru team will be looking forward greeting you in our tropical paradise soon.


Bert Goebel
General Manager

Living in the ‘new normal’ – A Safe Holiday Experience In Meeru
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Your questions answered before you travel  |  Facilitating PCR Testing at Resort  |  Travel Flexibility & Cancellation Policy Update

Why our guests love beach weddings in Meeru, Maldives

Make your wedding an intimate escapade. Be it a small event or a wedding with your extended family and friends, Meeru is great for a destination wedding as;

1. Your wedding and renewal-of-vows ceremonies are once in a lifetime experience to cherish. Make it into a honeymoon and holiday combo to remember.

2. The destination is itself an experience undefined and provides spectacular backdrops for wedding photography and Instagram to envy. Tell the world you had a beach wedding, a wedding on a yacht, a wedding on a sandbank, and even underwater.
Ask your Meeru event coordinator how they can accommodate multiple wedding ceremonies or photography sessions during your stay in the Maldives. The golf courses at Meeru Island is also popular locations for wedding photography with guests.

3. No masks on the beach. Our expansive and private beaches are uncrowded and offer freedom and space for your wedding

4. Take the hassle of planning a wedding venue away. Book your air tickets to the Maldives and fly in. Let the resort event coordinators do the planning for you including a wedding entourage. And no hosting costs as your guests will already have paid for their holiday.

The Maldives is a year-round destination which provides you with the flexibility to celebration your life events at your convenience and experiential activities based on your interests and budget.

Learn more about destination weddings at –

See story of our in-house guest Julian & Sonja and their experience at Meeru Island in September 2020. Meeru supported them through their entire journey to make their dream wedding still come true, despite the current worldwide challenges brought by Covid-19.



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Living in the ‘new normal’ – A Safe Holiday Experience In Meeru
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Welcome to Meeru – A Message from our General Manager

Welcome ladies and gentleman to Meeru today. It’s my pleasure to give you some introduction to our wonderful island here in the country of Maldives. And as you know over the recent months Meeru has been going through some changes as everywhere else in the world.

Are you already excited to travel? There are so many nice things that you can explore, Maldives is a true magic, unique location with fantastic cultures, treated by its people, by its marine life. And of course on this tropical island you have so many things to explore.

Thinking about social distancing, Meeru is one of the largest islands in the Maldives. One of the largest islands that you can explore as a tourist. There will be plenty of opportunities for you, so we are really looking forward for you to join us over here.

Don’t be concerned also about your travel. Right after your arrival at the airport, you will be taken straight to our resort. Your distance is safe and it will only be just a short boat ride of 45 minutes and you will step into a sandy beach, and you remove your shoes and your vacation starts.

Have we made you excited already? One of these wonderful water villas could be you home away from home. Please come and join us and be a part of our Meeru family.

Can you imagine yourself sitting in a tropical lush paradise here in Meeru on a wonderful restaurant and enjoying these stunning views right over the Indian ocean with the tranquility and the sound of the waves with your partner, having a glass of wine with a wonderful meal, what can be more exciting than exploring Meeru here together with us.

I think you have been able to see some our great things that we have to offer here in Meeru already. In addition to that we also have our excursions, our activities, and our entertainment. Everything will be in house, we have a fantastic set up over here you will be able to enjoy on this wide lush tropical island in Meeru. And to make it more convenient for you, of course we have also developed some new standards, you will be able to do your check in on our mobile app. You will be able to process your passport, you have your reservation confirmation. Everything can be done nicely, in the comfort of your own home before you even start travelling and coming here to us in Meeru.

Now what remains is for me and our team to give you a nice warm welcome to wish you a safe journey. Stay healthy for the months to come, look after yourself and then we are very happy and will treat you with a wonderful smile and with warm hospitality here in Maldives and in Meeru.

Ladies and gentleman, welcome, we are looking forward to see you here with us.

Thank you.

We are open – A Message from our General Manager

Sunny greetings from your Meeru Family!

Travel culture combined with passion for exploring Maldives will optimistically prevail soon and our committed Meeru team is equally inspired fulfilling your dreams about your future journeys to our lash tropical paradise laid peacefully in the tranquility of the Indian Ocean

The magic of the Maldives is an unfathomable experience, a truly sensational destination with rich and enhanced culture driven by its people who live and work here, combined with the favorable year-round weather, the unique flora and fauna and the unrivalled level of valuable luxury.

Meeru Island Resort and Spa continues to offer an undivided destination getaway with unique opportunities for those looking to unwind and reconnect in an enviable island escape and we were equally excited to welcome all our repeat guests and future holiday makers as Meeru had opened its doors on the 1st of September 2020.

Our dedicated team has been working relentlessly during these recent months to provide you with a safe delivery of our uncompromised services for a unique vacation experience and long lasting memories

Your travel experience will start already in the comfort of your home, with our newly developed mobile app. You may explore everything that will await you in Meeru upon your arrival and once you have your confirmed booking or reservation code you may even already plan and book your spa treatments, or reserve your dinner at your favorite restaurant or just get the latest updates on important travel requirements, everything just at the tip of your finger.

In addition a great pool of advanced information will be provided through our website or through our social media channels as well as our reservation team will be pleased to answer any question you may have related to your visit in Meeru.

Your Meeru team will be looking forward to welcome you on your arrival to your home away from home here in the beautiful destination of Maldives

Thank you for booking your holiday with us.

Meeru Island Resort & Spa Wins The Prestigious TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award 2020

Meeru Island Resort & Spa is proud to receive the TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Award for the year 2020.

The prestigious Travelers Choice Award is only received by the top 10% hotels of the world, reflecting the quality and excellency service of Meeru Island Resort and Spa. It is your continuous feedback that keeps us motivated to perform consistently. We promise to continue providing service standards beyond your expectations!

As we all move forward and live in the ‘new normal’, it’s our utmost priority to be a safe haven for everyone. To ensure the safety of everyone in association with Crown & Champa Resorts, Meeru has introduced Hygiene Guidelines for a Safe Holiday Experience in Paradise.

We hope to welcome you soon.

Check out our special offers for your next unforgettable experience in paradise.

Meeru offers flexible cancellation on and offers for travel during November-December 2020 and in to 2021.

Meeru is opening September 1, 2020

A Message from our GM

Dear Guests,

Our hearts and thoughts go out to everyone who have been affected by this unprecedented event on the worldwide pandemic situation.

In this climate, we recognize travel may not be your first thought, however we would like you to know the safety of our guests, team members and associates is our top priority. We want to thank you in advance for putting your trust in our team as you plan for your future journeys.

Together with industry trusted experts, Maldivian Government and in line with global health organizations we have established precise guidelines for your Safe Holiday experience. Please do take a moment to make yourself familiar on our website.

The island nation has reopened its borders and we have been welcoming tourist again in the Maldives since the 15th July. We highly recommend that you do review and get acquainted with all updated travel information’s prior to your journey.

Our Meeru team will be guiding you through all processes and extend the latest information’s on your holiday inquiries. We do offer great flexibility on any of our reservations as we recognize this being a very important aspect for any of your future travels.

Arriving in Meeru will be comfortable, after a short speed boat drive directly from the airport, you will enter a haven of tranquility, on a wide spread lash tropical island in the middle of the Indian Ocean, far away from all heart-rending moments that we all observe around our world

Our Maldivian heritage will set the right ambience for a great holiday experience. Due to its unique size with its endless white beaches, Meeru Island Resort and Spa is able extending to you this exclusive spacious experiences that has become so important for all of us

Our spirit evokes the freedom, movement and harmony that forms the ethos of our Resort. Whether you are planning to travel now or in the future, you can expect to receive the excellent service and attention to detail that our guests have come to value. We are looking forward welcoming you again soon in Meeru.

See you soon in paradise.

Bert Goebel
General Manager


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