Maldives resorts are private islands specially made for tourism. These island resorts are mostly managed by single companies. The difference between local islands these resorts are, in resorts tourist can drink alcohol and are allowed to wear bikini, which are banned in local islands. apart from that many resorts offer massage spas and special celebration with parties and DJ music. So if you are looking for fun holiday then resorts are the best accomodations for you, but if you want to stay in a local island and discover the local culture and life style then check out the Maldives Hotels page.