JA Manafaru

Self Rated: 5.0 out of 5
Haa Alifu Atoll, Manafaru Island, Maldives
5.0 out of 5 rating 1477 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0
Property Details

Property Location

You'll be on the beach with a stay at JA Manafaru in Manafaru Island.

Rooms

Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 84 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring fireplaces and private pools. Your memory foam bed comes with down comforters and premium bedding, and all rooms are furnished with sofa beds. Rooms have private patios. 42-inch plasma televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wired Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms have jetted bathtubs and rainfall showerheads.

Amenities

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers body treatments and facials. You're sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, which include 2 outdoor swimming pools, a health club, and a steam room. This resort also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Dining

All-inclusive rates are available at this resort. Meals and beverages at onsite dining establishments are included in all-inclusive rates. Charges may be applied for dining at some restaurants, special dinners and dishes, some beverages, and other amenities.

Enjoy Asian cuisine at White Orchid, one of the resort's 4 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Snacks are also available at the coffee shop/café. Relax with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge or the beach bar. Continental breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 11:00 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary wired Internet access, express check-in, and express check-out. Event facilities at this resort consist of a conference center and a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is available for a surcharge.

Attractions

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or attraction, and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Utheemu Palace - 26.2 km / 16.3 mi
Baarah Dock - 35.8 km / 22.3 mi
Maldives Climate Observatory - 36.4 km / 22.6 mi

The preferred airport for JA Manafaru is Male (MLE-Velana Intl.) - 319.4 km / 198.4 mi.

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
  • Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving into Malé will be met by a representative who will escort them to their seaplane flight. Scheduled departures from Malé to the resort are 11 AM and 4 PM. Scheduled departures from the resort to Malé are 6 AM and 2 PM. Guests may enjoy the JA Manafaru lounge facilities at the airport. Guests arriving on an international flight after 3 PM will require an overnight stay in Malé and will be transferred the following morning on the 11 AM seaplane flight. Guests with an international flight departure before 9:30 AM will require an overnight stay in Malé and will leave the property the night before. Guests must contact the property with their flight details after booking to arrange seaplane transfer. Failure to do so may result in additional waiting time or an overnight stay in Malé at the guest's expense. Seaplane baggage allowances are 44 pounds (20 kilograms) for luggage and 11 pounds (5 kilograms) for hand baggage per adult and child, and 22 pounds (10 kilograms) for luggage per infant. Any luggage in excess of the allowance will only be carried if space is available. In the event that seaplane flights are cancelled, the property will reschedule guests on the next transfer flight. The property will not be responsible for any additional expenses incurred due to flight delays or flight cancellations.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • If you require a visa to enter the country, your property may be able to help with the supporting documents needed to obtain one. To learn more, you can reach out to the property via the contact details included on your booking confirmation. The property may charge for this assistance, even if you end up cancelling your reservation. All arrangements are solely between the property and yourself.

  • Guests must transfer via floatplane to the property. Guests must contact the property at least 72 hours before travel, using the contact information on the confirmation received after booking.

  • Reservations are required for spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:


  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 245

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 145 (from 6 to 11 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 495.00

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 250.00 (from 6 to 11 years old)

  • Floatplane transfer per adult: USD 550 (roundtrip)

  • Transfer service fee per child: USD 400 (roundtrip), (from 2 to 11 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 0 per stay (rates may vary)
  • Housekeeping fee: USD 0 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 125.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Free wired Internet
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Snack bar/deli
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Terrace
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Spa tub
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Health club
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Conference center
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Pool umbrellas
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Free pool cabanas
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Arcade/game room
  • -Children's club (free)
  • -Beach sun loungers
  • -Beach umbrellas
  • -Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • -Coffee shop or café - 1
  • -Steam room
  • -Beach towels
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -One meeting room - 1
  • -Number of restaurants - 4
  • -Couples/private dining
  • -Proposal/romance packages available
  • -Beach bar
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Express check-in
  • -Express check-out
  • -Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • -Wheelchair accessible – no
  • -Wheelchairs available on site
  • -Well-lit path to entrance
  • -Stair-free path to entrance
  • -No elevator (single level property)