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Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just spent one night here, did a bit of island hopping. This is one place you need to go, it's a small island with 30 rooms but 120 staff and the members of staff we met were very polite and helpful. We had a Valentine night dinner on the beach, the food was fantastic and very varied. I cannot say...

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Reading
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had 10 excellent days at Kandolhu in a Duplex Villa. The island is small (60 guests maximum) with fantastic service provided by 120 staff all run by Laura and Marc. It was my 60th Birthday while we were there and they made me feel very special with chocolate cake, balloons and a card signed by the management and staff....

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4Thank Bill M
Workington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled to Kandolhu as part of a joint 50th birthday celebration for me and my wife. We were greeted on the jetty by Marc and Laura and given a refreshing fruit drink and towel. We were then shown directly to our Duplex Villa where we completed the check in process, the Duplex Villa is sensational, and the outside bathroom...

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5Thank Stuart H
Switzerland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The drinks at the Vilu Bar are delicious and there is a wide selection of different drinks. The staff at the bar is so friendly. Especially Darshana and Anu are very open minded. We went to Kandolhu for the second time and it was like paradise. The food, the bungalow, the staff, everything was perfect. Thank you!

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2Thank ClaudioUrsina
North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A return visit to anywhere can prove to be a little disappointing, but not so at Kandolhu which just keeps getting better. The smiling, friendly welcoming staff, guided by Marc and Laura, create an atmosphere of perfection in Paradise.It would be unfair to mention any one member of staff as every one contributed to a magical two weeks holiday. This...

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5Thank BigTandSue
Upper Beeding, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We chose this destination for our Honeymoon as we liked the fact it is a small island but also has 4 different restaurants offering a wide variety of cuisine. We were not disappointed! all of the staff were friendly and nothing to much trouble. We booked a Beach pool villa which was beautiful and we enjoyed being able to walk...

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8Thank arf616
Male
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm into snorkelling and my only complain is that my feet hurt of snorkelling too much on this reef - it is insane! Spent two full days here - during the first two hours I saw eight different Hawksbill turtles, absolutely relaxed so you can take plenty of pictures of them. Every single time I went snorkelling I saw turtles;...

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3Thank Amphipri0n
Sherbrooke, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After enjoying several resorts in the Maldives, we must say that Kandolhu is our favorite for several reasons: splendid settings, superb home reef snorkeling, superior dining with interesting diversity, high quality accommodation, along with outstanding staff. Only problem: you won't be able not to return... ;-)

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9Thank BM-Globe-Trotter
Paris, France
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed one week before Christmas on this little super luxury and intimate island. Everything was fantastic, service, quality of villas and restaurants. The house reef offers a lot of great sea life to discover: turtles, sharks, rays... All our extra-wishes and requests have been realized by the management and staff. A great thank you for this! To conclude, this...

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Tiburon, California
Reviewed 20 January 2017

I felt like I was in a dream when I arrived at Kandolhu, and I still felt like I was in a dream on the day we departed. The stunning natural beauty, the wonderful management and staff, and the superb facilities and amenities, not to mention the exquisite and varied cuisine, made our trip one of the most memorable trips...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • 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: $1,207 - $2,889 (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 Spa Hotel in North Ari Atoll
#1 On the Beach Hotel in North Ari Atoll
#1 Luxury Hotel in North Ari Atoll
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“Sunset side”
  • One of the Bathrooms
 of 5 bubbles S4028XOstevenh, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The Sunset Beach or Duplex Villas are perfect if you want a private beach with loads of sun.”
 of 5 bubbles 970BillM970, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The villas facing the sunset are especially wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles BM-Globe-Trotter, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in two room types and loved both!”
 of 5 bubbles Curtis_888, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Beach Pool Villa”
 of 5 bubbles safraviaggi, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
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