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Maldives / Ari Atoll
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TME Retreats Dhigurah

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TME Retreats Dhigurah

3 star hotel
Shairose beach road, Dhigurah, Dhigurah 00070, Maldives
21 rooms
FREE Internet

The Island Divers

PADI 5 star dive center
Walking distance
Max 6 divers per guide

Package highlights

  • TME Retreats Dhigurah is located close by famous dive spots including Kuda Rah Thila, Manta Point and Reethi Thila
  • Steps from a 3km-long white sandy beach
  • Wellness Spa offers treatments and relaxation
  • Close to the village but also enjoys a private setting
  • Dhigurah is close by top whale shark watching locations

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Booking process


Once we receive your booking, we double check availability with the dive operator and reserve your spot


We usually get back to you within 24 hours to confirm that your booking is final


You then have 48 hours to take care of other travel arrangements. Your credit card will only be charged after that period

Payment & cancellation

Payment terms

  • Now: 0%
  • 48 hours after booking confirmation: 100%

Cancellation fee

Free cancellation for 48h after confirmation

  • 5.0% of the total booking amount will be charged if you cancel more than 28 days prior to arrival
  • 55.0% will be charged if you cancel between 28 and 21 days prior to arrival
  • 100.0% will be charged if you cancel less than 21 days prior to arrival

Explore diving around the TME Retreats Dhigurah

What to see

The Ari Atoll is famous among divers for its volume of pelagic species. It is not uncommon to see manta rays, whale sharks, hammerheads, guitar sharks, turtles, grey reef sharks and eagle rays all within a week’s diving.

While the Ari Atoll may be heaven for big species, it features a good deal of macro life as well. Frogfish, zebra morays, nudibranchs, blueline snappers and hundreds of other colorful fish species reside here.

Wherever you dive in the Ari Atoll, you are sure to be slack-jawed at least once a day by the sheer number of pelagic species you will encounter.

Dive Center


  • The Island Divers was recognised with a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence
  • This atoll is considered to have some of the best dive sites in the Maldives 
  • Local warm waters are great spots for manta rays, whale sharks and tropical fish
  • Well-equipped dive school, which offers PADI certified training and certification 


The Island Divers, sister company of TME Retreats Dhigurah, is a PADI-accredited dive center equipped with all the necessary dive gear to help you get the best out of local dive spots.

The centre offers two-tank dives, full-day diving, night dives, daily dive trips, and morning and afternoon dives. The center offers PADI-certified training and certification from local dive experts and instructors.

The team provides quick access to the top diving locations around Dhigurah and further afield including Reethi Thila, Mantas Point and Fen Maa Dhigurah (the first protected marine area in the Maldives).

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PADI® Courses Available

  • Project Aware Specialties
  • Intro Dives/Discover Scuba Diving
  • Scuba Refresher
  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Rescue Diver
  • Divemaster
  • Instructor/Idc Course
  • Kids Courses
  • Nitrox Certification
  • Deep Diver Certification
  • Night Diver
  • Wreck Diver
  • Drift Diving
  • Boat Diver
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy

Diving gear

  • Tanks With Int (Yoke) Valves
  • Tanks With Din Valves
  • Din/Int Adapters
  • 15L Tanks Available
  • Nitrox ($)
  • Filling Station

Diving Facilities

  • Shop
  • Beach Front Location
  • Air Conditioning
  • Warm-Water Showers
  • Fish Id And Diving Books

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Italian

For your safety

  • Emergency Oxygen Kit
  • First Aid Kits
  • Vhf Radio

PADI membership level

  • Padi 5 Star Idc Resort

Resort Amenities


  • Sandbank
  • Island Hopping
  • Cultural Excursions
  • Sunset Cruises
  • Karaoke
  • Jet Skiing

Good for...

  • Solo Travellers

Great for families

  • Board Games

Sports & Watersports

  • Waterskiing
  • Badminton
  • Snorkeling
  • Stand-Up Paddling
  • Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Pool/Snooker
  • Darts
  • Beach Volleyball

Food & drink

  • Private Dining
  • Buffet
  • A La Carte
  • Snacks All Day
  • Vegetarian Food
  • Halal Food
  • Gluten Free Food


  • Marine Conservation Program


  • Restaurant
  • Beach Front
  • Swimming Pool(S)
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Garden
  • Lounge/Tv Area
  • Equipment For Kids


  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • Amex
  • Discover
  • Cash (Usd)
  • Cash (Eur)
  • Cash (Local Currency)

Amenities & services

  • Wi-Fi (Free)
  • Camera Station
  • Air-Conditioning

Wellness & Relaxation

  • Spa Facility
  • Beauty Treatments
  • Massage Services

Resort Description

TME Retreats Dhigurah is a luxury beach hotel complete with all modern conveniences.

Designed for privacy and comfort, the hotel is located a little bit away from the village, yet close enough to walk and enjoy the authentic island lifestyle of the Maldives. There's a white sandy beach - more than 3km long - just a few metres from the room

Located on the island of Dhigurah in South Ari Atoll, the resort sits in a popular area of the Maldives for swimming with whale sharks and manta rays and is one of the rare locations where whale shark encounters are possible almost throughout the year.

How to get there


  • The best airport to fly into is Male International Airport, which is a domestic flight and short boat ride or speedboat ride from the resort. 
  • If you choose to fly, then book a domestic flight to Maamigili International Airport with Flyme (20 minutes). From there, you can reach Dhigurah in 30 minutes by boat (additional cost, advance notice required). 
  • Alternatively, join the speedboat ferry via Dhangethi or Mahibadhoo. This option takes almost 3 hours, so we recommend the domestic flight as a priority option. 
  • If you pre-book your transfers with us, you will be picked up at the harbour or the airport by the hotel staff.
  • Check in time is 2 pm. 


  • Check out time is at 12 pm noon. 
  • Once you have checked out at the reception, the hotel staff will drop you off at the harbour. 


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