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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Updated 18/06/20 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#1 of 24 hotels in Maafushi Island
Travellers' Choice
The All Inclusive 24h Hotel Riu Atoll opened its doors in May 2019 and is situated on the private island of Maafushi. Palace represents the most elegant hotel portfolio of RIU Hotels & Resorts and stands for luxury as well for a wide range of services. Distance to Airport on Kudahuvadhoo island aprox. 5km. 264 cozily furnished rooms offers with free Wi-Fi & offers modern amenities, as well exclusive overwater Juniorsuites.Relax in our spa or get in shape at the gym. 1 outdoor pool with swim-up bar and 1 children's pool. For the youngest guests, there is the RiuLand Kids Club (for children from 4 - 7 years & 8 - 12 years old) and for adults, day and evening entertainment. For lovers of gastronomy, we offer live cooking stations at our main buffet as well Italian cuisine, 1 Steakhouse, 3 bars situated in various areas of the hotel.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free breakfast
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Fitness classes
Bar / lounge
Breakfast buffet
Swimup bar
Poolside bar
Entertainment staff
Evening entertainment
Board games / puzzles
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Kids club
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Airport transportation
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Full body massage
Head massage
24-hour security
Currency exchange
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
Dry cleaning
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Private beach
Room service
VIP room facilities
Clothes rack
Flatscreen TV
Laptop safe
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Room types
Non-smoking rooms
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Languages Spoken
English, French, Russian, Spanish and 1 more
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Belzen A wrote a review 25 Oct
1 contribution
Very good hotel and nice beach. Sunshine pool bar ISURU and nandana, alps are very good service. Cocktails are good. Usury is every time small and friendly. Mr. Nishanthe is good manager and verry attentive to the guest. We holiday is we are happy and enjoy. We came bac moldives.
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Travelled with friends
phindile wrote a review 25 Oct
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I had a wonderful time at Riu Atoll . Special mention to Isuru and Nishanthe from the sunshine bar who took care of us the entire trip . I would highly recommend this place for anyone who’s looking to spend time away from home
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Travelled with friends
Bryce B wrote a review 23 Oct
Dubai, United Arab Emirates6 contributions17 helpful votes
I spent 7 nights at Riu Atoll in a beach room along with my wife. The all-incl package really is a winner & great value. We enjoyed the food specially Sri Lankan & Indian dishes. The staff are the highlight of this hotel specially Restaurant & Bar staff, always trying to please & provide fast service. The pool bar can get busy during the day but Alps, Mega, etc are always there with a smile. So also the evening entertainment & waiters there always made my day. Would surely come back. Regards, Bryce & Rachel
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Date of stay: October 2021
Room Tip: Blocks 10,11,12 are closer to activities
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H P wrote a review 22 Oct
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Just back from visiting what I can only say is the best vacation my wife and I have ever been on, i would like to thank all the staff at the resort for making this once in a lifetime trip as special as it was
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
SamBruton2021 wrote a review 22 Oct
1 contribution1 helpful vote
Myself and new husband spent 10 days at the Riu Atoll staying in a superior watervilla… wow is all I can say this island is far from boring with lots going on all the time. The staff are an amazing asset to Riu front the room cleaners, to restaurant and bar staff to the fantastic entertainment team. It was great to see some of the staff that we had met at the Riu Sri Lanka back in 2019 and equally was an amazing holiday… this island is really a picture from a brochure and we had no faults at all. They only thing I wish is that we were back there right now… btw watervilla msg on the sunset side are the best you get to listen to the sunset dj on the beach with a drink in hand on the Bali bed on you villa, just amazing
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Date of stay: October 2021
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US$317 - US$1,209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
MaldivesKaafu AtollSouth Male AtollMaafushi Island
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Frequently Asked Questions about Hotel Riu Atoll
What are some of the property amenities at Hotel Riu Atoll?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include a swimup bar, free wifi, and free breakfast.
Which room amenities are available at Hotel Riu Atoll?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at Hotel Riu Atoll?
Guests can enjoy a swimup bar, free breakfast, and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Hotel Riu Atoll?
Yes, parking is available to guests.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Hotel Riu Atoll?
Yes, guests have access to a pool, a fitness centre, and fitness classes during their stay.
Does Hotel Riu Atoll have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Hotel Riu Atoll offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are any cleaning services offered at Hotel Riu Atoll?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Are pets allowed at Hotel Riu Atoll?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Hotel Riu Atoll?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, German, and Russian.
Is Hotel Riu Atoll accessible?
Yes, it offers wheelchair access, reduced mobility rooms, and facilities for disabled guests. For specific enquiries, we recommend calling ahead to confirm.