Tolarno Hotels & Resorts

LA VIE HOTELS & RESORTS is pleased to announce the signing of its first Maldivian property: Tolarno Maldives Kunaavashi Resort. The Resort is scheduled to welcome guests in first quarter of 2020.

A member of La Vie Hotels and Resorts, Tolarno is a collection of boutique properties with arty soul. Tolarno’s flagship property, Tolarno Melbourne St. Kilda Hotel, is well-known for its rich art collection. With more than 180 paintings from the local artists, Tolarno Melbourne St. Kilda becomes a landmark property for art enthusiasts in Australia.

Like its sister property, Tolarno Maldives Kunaavashi Resort is looking forward to share its passion of local art with guests.


Located in Vaavu Atoll, Maldives diving heaven, Tolarno Maldives Kunaavashi resides in a stunning private island, providing guests with ultimate privacy while they enjoy full relaxation. Tolarno Maldives Kunaavashi is accessible via both seaplane and speedboat.

Tolarno Maldives offers 72 stylish villas. Every villa is surrounded by lavish vegetation and unblocked view of crystal blue Indian Ocean, ensuring utmost privacy for every guest.

Beach villas feature cozy design, filled with local artworks selected by Tolarno Art Advisors. Outdoor shower and private patio with various seating arrangement are available to ensure authentic Maldivian experience for every guest.

Over-water villas resides on the east side of the island, featuring breathtaking sunrise view. One-of-a-kind duplex villas provides perfect separation between social space and private living quarter, ensuring guests’ privacy.

Each over-water villa is equipped with private pool, overwater hammock, and startling sea-view bathroom.

Glass flooring is also available in every over-water villa, allowing guests to marvel at the marine life below.

Every villa is designed with a full-size bar, allowing guests to have access to various refreshment at the comfort of their own villa. Butler service is available throughout the day to ensure guests’ unrivalled enjoyment on the island.

In addition to beach villas and over-water villa with distinct design, Tolarno Maldives Kunaavashi also offers two secluded presidential villas. Presidential villas come with generous space and multiple bedrooms, suitable for family, friends or those who value vacation without disturbance.

Presidential villas also offer waterslides, providing experience like no other.

Guests can indulge themselves in a wide range of gastronomic choices with sea view: all day dining restaurant, Café and pool bar. Overwater seafood restaurant is available for those wants to fully embrace themselves with marvelous nature of Maldives.

Japanese teppanyaki restaurant is designed to offer different dining experience. Surrounded by lush greenery, guests can enjoy premium meat and fresh caught seafood from live cooking stations.

Dining by design is available to create unforgettable dining experience. whether it’s breakfast in the villa or romantic candle-light dinner on the beach, Tolarno Maldives Kunaavashi Resort always has solutions for guests.

Nested in the heart of the island is Tolarno’s signature spa, where guests can enjoy customized spa treatment provided by experienced spa therapist at absolute privacy.

Tolarno Maldives Kunaavashi Resort offers fully equipped watersports and diving center, getting guests ready to explore the diving heaven of Maldives.

Kids Club offers spacious indoor and outdoor playground, providing activities for young travellers of all ages. Daycare service is also available at Kids Club.

Said Jerry Xu, CEO of La Vie Hotels & Resorts, “A piece of heaven on earth is perhaps the best way to describe The Maldives. Kunaavashi is the first island that La Vie Hotels & Resorts has put its mark on, and we are keen to explore the other beautiful islands on The Maldives.”