With the constant developments in travel guidelines, we encourage you to obtain information from your government and airline for the latest travel advice. For more information and updates regarding travel guidelines to the Maldives, please refer to: https://immigration.gov.mv/faq-for-visiting-the-maldives/
Required Arrival documents in regards to COVID-19
Effective from 13 March 2022, travelers are no longer required to present a PCR test result upon arrival to the Maldives. However, All individual(s) except tourists and Maldivians are recommended to undertake PCR testing between 3-5 days after arrival. Travelers who have symptoms of COVID-19 may take an antigen test.
The online submission of the IMUGA Health Declaration Form via https://imuga.immigration.gov.mv/ is mandatory both for incoming and outgoing passengers which should not be completed more than 48 hours prior to the arrival and departure to and from the Maldives.
The well-being of our guests and associates is of the utmost importance to us and we will unfortunately not be able to accommodate confirmed COVID-19 positive guests or guests showing symptoms of COVID-19. Guests will be solely responsible for bearing any associated expenses related to being confirmed as COVID-19 positive or having symptoms of COVID-19, including any quarantine requirements or flight cancellations. We encourage you to obtain information from the embassies and airlines for the latest travel advice before traveling and strongly recommend taking out appropriate travel insurance cover prior to your departure.
Pre-Departure (On-Site PCR Testing)
Aligned with expert protocols and led by Marriott's Cleanliness Council, W Maldives is able to take PCR test swabs directly at the resort three days prior to departure.
Following the most recent requirements from certain airlines and countries for their travelers, the resort is facilitating PCR testing which will be carried out by our well-trained medical team on site. The resort's medical officer will receive the test results electronically and inform guests through Welcome Agents prior to departure. We are deploying terms and conditions in order for our team to prioritize and arrange the testing for our valued guests:
- On-site PCR testing charges will be USD 120.00 subject to 10% Service Charge & 12% GST per person.
- Reservations for PCR testing should be made latest 72 hours prior to departure.
- Departing guests who require a negative PCR certificate to return to their home country or final destination will be prioritized
Inter-Resort Tourist Movements
Effective from 13 March 2022, travelers are no longer required to present a PCR test result while traveling to JW Marriott Maldives from any other resort, hotel, guesthouse or safari vessel within the Maldives.