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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Visited on 1st of Dec 2016. Room were renovated but structure was very old. 25 to 30 min speed boat ride from the Male international Air port. Food was avg and does not have a lot of variety. If any one is going as a couple do book water villas which have a much better view than any of the...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

It was our first visit to Maldives and We ere impressed by Cinammon! Upon arrival , we were greeted by the warmth of the staff along with their signature Cinammon welcome drink. We took the all inclusive package and oh my! Can't complain with the package of all alcoholic drink, lunch and snacks all inclusive all day!😍 And wow! Those...

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Somerset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just back from visiting this lovely island , This is really an island of 2 halves , The relaxed peaceful half and they busier surfers side. Luckily we stayed in an over water suite and they truly are magnificent but unfortunately the building works absolutely ruined the experience. We were woken at anything from 0600 in the morning and works...

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Tartu, Estonia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Cinnamon Dhonveli is nice resort, but if you are finding something special from Maldives i will recommend to search something better. Yes, the service is very good, food is just excellent! but the beach itself is boring and not like it should be in Maldives. We stayed also on another island and get this experience of super nice beach! We...

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Cinnamon Dhonve... G, Guest Relation Executive at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives! Many thanks for sharing to us your valuable feedback. We are pleased to learn that you had a great stay with us and appreciated our location, food offerings and services. Our team tries their best to make our guests happy and we are delighted to know that they were able to achieve it....

Crawley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This resort is by far the best place I have ever had he pleasure of staying. We went for our honeymoon and arrived after a 15 minute speed boat ride, nice drink and refreshing towel on arrival. We had booked and over water bungalow suite and it was amazing. It did come with a view of the nearby works going...

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Cinnamon Dhonve... G, Guest Relation Executive at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives! We thank you for writing us such lovely feedback on TripAdvisor. It is a delightful experience reading your comments on how liked your stay and satisfied you were in all aspects of our food offerings and services. We are thrilled that you were able to try our famous turtle snorkeling trip and that...

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Myself and my husband have just returned from a 12 night holiday to Dhonveli. Cinnamon were amazing and could not have made our stay any better! As we had booked with Virgin we were upgraded to premium all inc due to the work going on at neighbouring island. This included 2 excursions, a massage, romantic meal and all drinks /...

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Cinnamon Dhonve... G, Guest Relation Executive at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives! Thank you very much for taking the time to write and share such positive impressions about your recent stay with us. Indeed, Dhonveli are blessed with an amazing blues and fantastic views surrounding the island, but it is our great team who are truly the gem of Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, genuine hospitality that...

Taichung, Taiwan
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Perfect place to relax in the Maldives if looking for a comparatively easy-on-the-wallet, kick-back, simple, nothing-fancy type of getaway. We stayed in a Water Bungalow facing uninterrupted views of the endless Indian Ocean. I must say it's quite soothing to sip wine during sunset on the deck while the gentle waves crash on the island's sandy beach. Bungalow was cozy...

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Cinnamon Dhonve... G, Guest Relation Executive at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives! Thank you for posting your review about your experience with us on TripAdvisor. We are happy that you liked our comfortable rooms and food offerings. We apologize that your room did not live up to your expectations, however we are pleased to learn you had perfect relaxing time and it has been worthwhile....

St. Thomas
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I stayed in the overwater bungalow suites and fully enjoyed myself. I read about the other reviews so I was prepared for the limitations from snorkeling from the room and also the eye sore of the new hotel being built which neither of these are in their control. Everything they had control of was supreme from the room, bars, restaurant...

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Cinnamon Dhonve... G, Guest Relation Executive at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives! Many thanks for choosing to stay with us for your holiday to the Maldives! We are glad you enjoyed our room, bars, restaurant and the friendly ambassadors. It warms our hearts to know that you not only had the “serene” vacation on our island but also had a wonderful and lovely time spent....

Tavistock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Just returned from Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, had a lovely time spent with you. Everyone there works so hard to make you feel welcome. The only thing I was a little concerned about before we travelled was the building work on the nearby island, Not A Problem! Thank you so much:)

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Cinnamon Dhonve... G, Guest Relation Executive at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Greetings from Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives! Thank you very much for your great review shared on TripAdvisor. It makes us very happy to know that you enjoyed your overall stay with us despite of the ongoing work from our neighboring island. It pleases us also to know that we met your expectations and that you were truly had an...

London
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Cinnamon Dhonveli in October 2016 for 4 nights (wish we had longer). OVERALL From the point that we landed to when we took off - we didn't have to worry about anything. Everything was taken care of. Your transfer is awaiting your arrival, half hour later you're at the resort being welcomed with a cool refreshing...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives is Kaafu Atoll's best-kept secret for its world famous surf point known as Pasta Point. Located in the heart of the best surf areas, the island is a paradise for water sports lovers. Surfing, Diving, Snorkeling, Canoeing, Pedalo are hot favorites while Outdoor sports such as Tennis, Beach Volley Ball and Badminton are also available. This exqusite island resort offers lavish living spaces with 148 stylish rooms and six restaurants and bars. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives

Address: Kanuoiy Huraa (Formerly Chaaya Island Dhonveli)
Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > North Male Atoll > Farukolhufushi Island
Price Range: $574 - $1,185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives 4*
Number of rooms: 148
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Also Known As:
Chaaya Island Dhonveli Hotel North Male Atoll
Chaaya Island Dhonveli Resort
Dhonveli Beach Spa
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“OWS 201 - 210 for the sun but only if the building has finished”
 of 5 bubbles adrianr285, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“I recommend suite water bungalow”
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“If you're going all this way - pay the extra money and get the Water Villa!!!”
 of 5 bubbles RMaster3, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Over Water Suites.”
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