Festive stays at Villa Nautica in the Maldives

As the year comes to a close, Villa Nautica is delighted to unveil a celebration like no other – a blend of cherished traditions and innovative festivities to make your holiday season unforgettable. Welcome to a world of festive wonder.

Christmas & New Year Celebrations 2023/24

20 December 2023 (Wednesday)

Reef Explorer

  • Experience the beauty of our house reef and witness the vibrant marine life in their natural habitat. Our house reef boasts a thriving ecosystem that beckons all nature enthusiasts, snorkellers, and divers. Explore all of its hidden wonders as you embark on an underwater adventure like no other. House Reef, Full day, $


Lights: On - Christmas Tree Lighting & Ginger Bread House Opening Ceremony

  • Witness the festive spirit ignite at Captain's bar beach with Christmas tree lighting and a grand gingerbread house unveiling. Captain's Bar beach, 18:15


Light Show & Disco

  • Enhance your evening with a captivating light display, creating a mesmerizing spectacle, and then groove the night away with a lively disco at the Captain’s Bar. Experience an electrifying combination of visual brilliance and rhythmic music, making your night truly unforgettable. Main Bar, 21:30


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21 December 2023 (Thursday)

Sunrise Yoga

  • Experience a rejuvenating session of yoga as the sun rises, painting the sky with shades of gold and crimson. Embrace the tranquil dawn as you flow through your yoga poses, connecting with the earth's serenity and the awakening world around you. Feel the gentle breeze and the soothing melodies of nature harmonize with your movements, fostering a sense of profound inner peace. Hook Deck, 06:00


Photo Bank

  • Capture timeless memories with Qadventure. Cherish these timeless experiences, capturing the essence of your adventures and treasured moments. Qadventure, 09:00, $


Kids Pizza Making Festival

  • A delightful pizza-making class for the little chefs at the Ristorante al Tramanto. Let your children immerse themselves in the art of crafting mouth watering pizzas under the guidance of our skilled chefs. It's a fun and educational experience that promises to leave your little ones with a taste of Italy and a lifelong love for cooking. Pre-registration is required. Italian Restaurant, 10:30


Bubbly Lobster Fiesta

  • Savor a limitless feast of succulent lobster beneath the evening sky at Sunset Beach, accompanied by live music and sparkling wine. Sunset Beach, 19:00-21:00, $


Mr. Nautica & Disco

  • Unleash your inner model before dancing the night away. Captain's Bar, 21:30


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22 December 2023 (Friday)

Luxury Sunset Cruise - Bubbles & Canapé

  • Embark on a romantic voyage as the sun dips below the horizon, accompanied by the exquisite indulgence of champagne and delectable canapés. Set sail into the serene evening, relishing the tranquil beauty of the open water while savoring the delights of gourmet appetizers, creating a truly enchanting experience. Boat Trip, 17:30-19:00


Tiki Soir

  • Dive into a tropical paradise as you savor expertly crafted, themed cocktails and witness mesmerizing flair bartending at our Poolside oasis. Let the exotic flavors and captivating bar skills transport you to a world of sun-kissed relaxation and unforgettable moments. Poolside, 17:30-19:00, $


Kids Movie Night

  • An enchanting movie experience for kids with treats by the poolside. Treats, laughter, and a magical movie under the stars make for a perfect evening of fun and wonder. Poolside, 20:30


Club Nautica White Party

  • Groove into the night with electrifying beats at Club Nautica. The club comes alive after dark, offering an unforgettable evening of music that will keep you dancing into the late hours. Club Nautica, 21:30


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23 December 2023 (Saturday)

Canoe Race For Adults

  • Challenge your fellow guests in an exhilarating canoe race. Paddle your way through the water as you compete in this exhilarating contest, making it a memorable and competitive experience for everyone involved. Water Sports Lagoon, 11:00


 Christmas Gingerbread House Making

  • Celebrate the holiday season with a delightful and inclusive craft activity suitable for all ages. Craft your own gingerbread masterpiece, a wonderful way to create lasting memories of your festive celebrations. Dive into the joy of the season with this fun and creative project that will surely bring your loved ones together. Bageecha Garden, 16:00


Vino Italiano - Wine & Dine with Violinist

  • Prepare for a culinary voyage like no other as you embark on a gastronomic odyssey at Al Tramonto. Delight your palate with a thoughtfully curated five-course menu perfectly complemented by an exceptional array of Italian wines, ensuring an unforgettable dining experience that will transport you to the heart of Italy. Italian Restaurant, 19:00-21:00, $


Bingo with Live Duo

  • Experience an unforgettable evening at the Captain’s Bar with bingo and poolside live music, blending excitement and serenity under the moonlight. It's the perfect way to unwind and make lasting memories in a vibrant and energetic atmosphere. Poolside, 21:00
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24 December 2023 (Sunday)

Aqua Gymnastics

  • Refresh your workout with our aqua gymnastics in the crystal-clear pool. Experience a blend of exhilarating exercise and the sheer pleasure of water-based activity. It's a unique, fun approach to fitness, perfect for invigorating your routine. Poolside, 10:30


Christmas Cookies Decoration

  • Let your imagination run wild at our Kids Club. Join us for a delightful cookie decorating session, where young ones can unleash their creativity, designing festive treats with an array of colorful icing and sprinkles. Wavy Navy Kids Club, 14:00


Bubbles & Carols - Christmas Eve Cocktail Reception

  • Sing along with carolers, enjoy refreshing cocktails, and indulge in a spread of festive canapés. Pool Deck, 18:00


Christmas Eve Gala Dinner

  • A grand feast at Bageecha to celebrate the spirit of Christmas. Bageecha Restaurant, 19:30


Christmas Eve Party and DJ

  • Indulge in the festive spirit with pulsating DJ beats at the bar, where the music will ignite your senses and set your soul ablaze. Poolside, 21:30


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25 December 2023 (Monday)

Extended Breakfast

  • Indulge in a lavish and extensive breakfast spread at the delightful Dhaavani Coffee Shop. Treat yourself to a wide variety of delectable dishes, from freshly baked pastries to hearty breakfast classics. Dhaavani Coffee Shop, 10:00-11:30


Reef Explorer

  • Dive deep into the world beneath the waves. Experience the beauty of our house reef and witness the vibrant marine life in their natural habitat. Water Sports Beach, Full day, $


Santa's Arrival

  • An event filled with magic and wonder. Witness Santa's grand entrance, carol alongside joyous singers, and revel in the festive atmosphere. Let the festive ambiance envelop you, as you join in the chorus of holiday cheer, creating memories that will sparkle like the star atop the tree. Captain's Bar Beach, 10:30


Beat the heat - Pool Party

  • Escape the ordinary and immerse yourself in a poolside paradise, where sunny skies and sparkling cocktails set the stage for an unforgettable day. Surrender to the vibrant energy of the poolside scene, where every moment is infused with a sense of celebration and carefree abandon. Poolside, 15:00


Indian Night

  • Embark on a culinary journey through India, where flavors, techniques, and ingredients interweave to create a rich tapestry of taste. Bageecha/Lagoon, 19:00


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26 December 2023 (Tuesday)

Sailing Camp

  • Discover the joy of sailing. Feel the wind caress your face as you navigate the vast expanse of the sea, embracing the thrill of harnessing nature's power. Experience the thrill of the sea and the calm of the breeze in a memorable session.Water Sports Beach, 17:30-18:30, $


Sandstone on the Sand - Wine Tasting with Saxophone and Violinist

  • Indulge in the finest wines made exclusively for Villa Resorts while enjoying the harmonious melodies of a saxophone and violin duo, set against the picturesque backdrop of Cocoon Lounge's sandy shores. Immerse yourself in an evening of pure elegance and musical delight. Cocoon Lounge, 17:00-18:00, $


Maldivian Night

  • Explore a culinary journey that merges Maldivian flavors with international dishes, offering a diverse and vibrant dining experience. Bageecha/Lagoon, 19:00


Boduberu with Cultural Show

  • Embark on an immersive cultural journey through the vibrant heart of the Maldives, where traditional performances and customs come alive, captivating your senses with rhythmic beats and captivating storytelling. Captain's Bar, 21:30


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27 December 2023 (Wednesday)

Deep into the Blue

  • Embark on an underwater odyssey, exploring uncharted territories and unraveling the enigmatic mysteries that the vast, blue expanse holds. Dive Oceanus, 08:00, $


Mini Olympics

  • Participate in spirited beach contests exclusively for adults, enjoy some fun in the sun . Captains Bar Beach, 11:00


Gin-gle Bells Cocktail Party

  • Celebrate with gin-based cocktails accompanied by mesmerizing sax tunes by the pool. Poolside, 17:30-19:00


International Fiesta & DJ

  • Join us for a night of captivating performances by our talented teams and electrifying DJ sets that will keep you dancing. Captain's Bar, 21:30


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28 December 2023 (Thursday)

Kite Festival

  • Showcase your kite-flying prowess and immerse yourself in a celebration of colors that promises a day of fun, excitement, and artistry in the realm of the wind. Spa Beach, 17:30


Fukuya at Pūrusaido

  • Indulge in the exquisite flavors of Japanese cuisine while savoring meticulously crafted sake cocktails in a serene poolside setting. Immerse yourself in a culinary experience that combines the artistry of Japanese flavors with the sophistication of expertly blended libations, all set against the tranquil backdrop of the pool. Poolside, 19:00-21:00, $


Miss Villa Nautica

  • Step into the limelight, exude confidence with every step, and allow the enchanting evening melodies to guide your graceful movements, making the night truly unforgettable. Captain's Bar, 21:30


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29 December 2023 (Friday)

Hunt Master

  • Dive into the sea and take on the aquatic treasure hunt challenge. Explore vibrant coral reefs, and encounter a myriad of marine life while seeking hidden gems, sunken relics, and untold wonders beneath the waves. Pre-registration preferred. DiveOceanus, 10:00, $


SUP Race - for all ages

  • Join the stand-up paddleboard race, an exhilarating event open to all ages. Paddle your way to victory across serene waters and experience the thrill of competition in a beautiful setting. It's the perfect way to enjoy the water and challenge yourself in a fun and exciting environment. Water Sports Beach, 16:30-18:00


Club Nautica White Party

  • Immerse yourself in an electrifying night of music and entertainment as you groove to the mesmerizing beats of our talented DJ. Let the rhythm move you while you're captivated by a breathtaking fire show. Enjoy exclusive drink options that will add an extra layer of excitement to your night. Club Nautica, 21:30


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30 December 2023 (Saturday)

Dive Into The Blue

  • Embark on a mesmerizing underwater journey. This underwater journey offers a glimpse into a realm of breathtaking beauty and otherworldly serenity, where every twist and turn reveals a new, awe-inspiring wonder of the ocean's depths. DiveOceanus, 08:00, $


Sunset Yoga

  • Unwind and embrace serenity with our mesmerizing sunset yoga sessions by the tranquil sea. As the sun dips below the horizon, our expert instructors guide you through a rejuvenating practice, harmonizing mind and body. The gentle sound of lapping waves and the soft sea breeze create an idyllic ambiance for relaxation. Spa Yoga Hut, 18:15


Vineyard by the Ocean - Wine & Dine with Saxophonist

  • Indulge in a truly exquisite evening of culinary delight and live musical ambiance. Join us for a memorable experience as you savor world-class wines expertly paired with a delectable 5-course meal. The sultry notes of a live saxophone will serenade your senses, creating the perfect atmosphere for an unforgettable night of fine dining and relaxation. Hook, 19:00-21:00


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31 December 2023 (Sunday)

Farewell Bubbles

  • Bid adieu with elegant bubbles, live violin, and festive carolers. Create an unforgettable moment as you raise your glasses to toast to new beginnings and cherished memories. Sunset Beach, 18:00-19:00


New Year Eve Gala Dinner & Party

  • Celebrate the arrival of the New Year in style with a grand feast and party like no other. Let the sparkling decorations and laughter fill the air as you bid farewell to the old year and welcome the new one with joy and anticipation. Pool Deck, 19:30


Countdown & New Year Party

  • Ring in 2024 with a memorable celebration, marking the end of one year and the beginning of another. As the clock strikes midnight, be surrounded by a sense of renewal and excitement, welcoming the new year with open arms and a heart full of hope. Poolside, 23:59


Champagne Lucky Draw & Disco

  • Join our Champagne Lucky Draw & Disco by the poolside. From December 1st, buy a bottle of champagne and get a chance to win a luxurious 7-night water villa stay. Be there for the exciting draw at 01:00 – it's a sparkling night of dance and chance. Poolside, 01:00


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1 January 2024 (Monday)

Sunrise Snorkeling

  • Start your year with an unforgettable sunrise snorkeling adventure in the crystal-clear waters of Maldives. Immerse yourself in the vibrant marine life as you explore the colorful coral reefs. QAdventure, 07:00, $


Extended Breakfast

  • Start your New Year's Day with a leisurely breakfast-brunch, a delightful celebration of new beginnings.Gather with loved ones, toast to new beginnings, and relish in the flavors of a promising year ahead. Bageecha/Lagoon, Until 12:30


New Year's 1st Dive

  • Dive deep into the first day of the year. DiveOceanus, 14:00


Luxury Sunset Cruise - Bubbles & Canape'

  • Sail away on a serene sunset voyage, where elegance and peace combine. While enjoying elegant canapés and fine champagne, witness the sun's golden shades brighten the horizon. Boat Trip, 17:30-19:00


Live Duo Band

  • Groove to melodies from a live duo band. Poolside, 21:30


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6 January 2024 (Saturday)

Orthodox Dinner with Violinist

  • Experience a night of indulgence with our limitless lobster feast, honoring Orthodox Christmas Eve. Set against a backdrop of captivating violin melodies, this event promises a fusion of exceptional dining and elegant music. Join us for an evening that's not just a meal, but a celebration of global traditions and sensory delight. Sunset beach, 19:00-21:00, $


Light Show & Disco

  • Experience a captivating show filled with dazzling lights, energetic music, and non-stop fun. Get ready to dance the night away and create unforgettable memories. Captain's Bar, 21:30


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