Well known for its soft sand beaches, turquoise blue waters, exciting water sports and romantic island getaways, it is little wonder that the Maldives has become one of the world’s most popular holiday destinations among families and couples alike. While the country is known for being an idyllic tropical paradise, it is home to a small yet energetic nightlife scene as well.
Those looking for exciting Maldives nightlife can head to one of the many resort islands and enjoy lively beach parties or quieter night time pursuits such as billiards or snooker. Surrounded by the cool breezes of the Indian Ocean, the islands offer the perfect backdrop in which to spend a night of partying and entertainment with family and friends.
Many of the resorts also offer live entertainment in the form of musical bands, while some even have their own discotheques along with hosting night time cultural shows. Among the popular nightlife hotspots in the Maldives are Sunrise Bar which has karaoke and live music, the Beach Bar, Dhoni Bar and the more laidback Sangu Bar. The Babuna Bar and the Paradise Bar which are located on Paradise Island are venues where one can witness the fascinating activity of crab racing, while sports enthusiasts can chill out with friends at the Ellaidhoo Sports Centre Bar which telecasts sporting events on a large screen TV.
The Maldives also offers more distinguished nightlife for travellers looking for refined venues in which to enjoy drinks or meals. Examples include the Wine Bar which is a great place to enjoy a wide range of wines listening to soothing jazz music, Veyodhoshu which is a bar that has a relaxed atmosphere and Moodhu Bar, a coffee shop that is open around the clock and offers stunning views of its surroundings.
Home to charming beach villas Maldives, Velassaru Maldives has its own nightlife venues namely the chic Fen Bar located at the beachfront and the Chill Bar where one can witness spectacular sunsets with loved ones. Offering a variety of Maldives hotel promotions, the resort is an ideal choice for those looking for luxurious accommodation options when on holiday.