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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a week at Kandolhu in late November, and found it the perfect way to totally relax. The staff are fantastic and the entire island is wonderfully looked after. Weather was a bit mixed but always warm, and the snorkelling is so good whatever the weather - huge variety of fish and sharks, and we also saw a bunch... More 

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4 Thank Philip C
SOUTHAMPTON
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 10 days on this wonderful island this month & we had booked a beach villa , but we were very lucky to be upgraded to a duplex villa -So much space for two people ..There is a wide choice of wines in your room (but I was on medication ) we didn't open any -so if you are... More 

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1 Thank Maldive3
Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I were pretty specific about what we were looking for in our luxury Maldives trip. A luxury overwater villa, all inclusive with no "payable extras" and amazing food. And Kandolhu lived up to all our expectations. It's a stunning and beautifully managed island resort. Have no doubts. This is the place of dreams.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there for one year wedding anniversary. The view and snorkeling were exceptional from my room which is Ocean Villa with pool. Turtles and sharks can be easily seen from just a short snorkeling from the room. Other than the resort itself, staffs are also excellent, they are friendly and very helpfulness. I would like to confirm that this... More 

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Netley, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kandolhu is without question, the best holiday location my wife and I have ever visited. If I could rate it more than 5 stars - i would - it simply doesn't compare to anything else! We spent 3 nights in an overwater villa as part of our honeymoon and are frustrated we didn't stay longer! From the moment we arrived... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed 7 days in October for our honeymoon. From arrival to departure, we were treated impeccably. We stayed in an Ocean Pool Villa, decorated with flowers in celebration of our honeymoon which is a simple yet lovely touch. The room was immaculate and the view from the floor to ceiling glass bathroom out on the deck has to be seen... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Kandolhu for 3 nights and stayed in overwater pool villa. Good Point 1. Good snorkel>> I snorkel nearby the room and saw sharks and turtles everyday. Many kind of fish and coral. 2. Cleanliness>> I've never seen the room cleaner but my room always clean. 3. Nice staffs>> They can remember our name and room number. I... More 

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1 Thank HaNanda C
Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From start to finish every aspect of the Kandolhu experience delivered...the staff were incredibly friendly and attentive, the food was impeccable, the drinks were delicious, the rooms are very well designed and comfortable, the island is spotless, and the attention to detail was second to no other hotel/resort I have stayed at before. We could not have asked for a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have had a truly wonderful stay at Kandolhu over the last 10 days and wouldn't hesitate to recommend it. Marc, Laura and the team are so attentive and we'd have to say it's their level of service that really makes the difference. We stayed in an ocean pool villa and even though there were days when the weather wasn't... More 

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Bruchsal, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The perfect match for our honeymoon. We spent 11 romantic days on this georgous island which is very small but extremely beautiful. Although our expectations were already quite high (due to the price) the stay at Kandolhu did even exceed them. Especially worth mentioning is our snorkeling experience at Kondolhu. We met turtles, sharks and tons of other fish, which... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The best kept secret in the Maldives - Kandolhu is tiny yet it encapsulates luxury and bespoke service presented in rich Maldivian hospitality. Ringed by a stunning house reef with thriving marine life complete with wide stretch of white sandy beaches, Kandolhu makes for an idyllic getaway. Five distinct villas are your choices for slumber. Inspired by contemporary Maldivian architecture, all villas are lavish and unique in its own way. They come adorned with world class furnishings complete with modern technology to offer you the perfect home for your stay with us. For the top Kandolhu experience, book an Ocean Pool Villa with its spacious living space, "glass box" bathroom and the promise of breathtaking views of the sun setting over the Indian Ocean. Embark on gourmet journeys at four fine restaurants. Create your own quintessential Maldivian experience on Kandolhu with the Ultimate Inclusions package. Dine at a restaurant of your choice as you enjoy over 30 globally accredited old and new world wines, tropical cocktails, and a spectrum of premium spirits that are just some of the perks included in this package. World class dive sites are within easy reach of Kandolhu, where amazing encounters of the deep is made easy. Snorkel in the house reef and meet resident turtles. Tour the island whilst paddling a kayak or a stand up paddleboard, and come evening engage in a fluo night snorkelling. Invigorate your mind, body and soul at Varu Spa, and uncover complete wellness. Select sensual therapies from our signature product line, Voya an organic product range made from hand harvested seaweed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kandolhu Maldives

Address: North Ari Atoll
Region: Maldives > Alifu Atoll > North Ari Atoll
Price Range: $1,260 - $3,123 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kandolhu Maldives 5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Kandholhu Island Hotel North Ari Atoll
Kandholhu Island Resort And Spa
Kandolhu Maldives North Ari Atoll
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in North Ari Atoll
#1 Luxury Hotel in North Ari Atoll
#1 Spa Hotel in North Ari Atoll
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“Villas 101 to 105 avoid heat of the afternoon as east facing.”
  • Beautiful garden leading onto beach
  • Outdoor relaxation
  • Lush, private garden
 of 5 bubbles rachelandronb, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“all the ocean pool villas are fantastic”
 of 5 bubbles aoxlade03, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Water villa”
 of 5 bubbles , 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Duplex Beach Apartment combines space and luxury and I would recommend ahead of ocean villas.”
 of 5 bubbles dazcasey116, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Go for a duplex or beach pool villa”
 of 5 bubbles PeasHollie, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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