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Summer Island Maldives

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it is a very nice resort. nice and clean room, cute balcony. white sand and pure water. on jetty, there are a lot soft coral which for me is rare cuase most coral we can see in resort is hard coral and a lot nimo swiming inside. the reception team is very nice since we apply a late check out,...

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Mariya_Shareef, Manager at Summer Island Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Joyce s, Thank you so much for taking the time to give us such a nice review on your recent stay with us at Summer Island Maldives. We are very happy to hear that you had a wonderful time and we do hope to have you stay with us again. Thank you from the Team. Kind regards, Mari

Switzerland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent five days on summer island and enjoyed each of them to the fullest. The island is not too big and roughly 45 mins from Male by boat. The rooms (we had a superior bungalow) are cozy and well equipped. Food is very good and offers lots of variety. Personnel was super friendly and courteous. As our departure was...

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Mariya_Shareef, Manager at Summer Island Maldives, responded to this review

Dear JauslinGoncalves, Thank you so much for visiting Summer Island Maldives! We appreciate your wonderful review on your stay with us and very glad to hear that you had a lovely time. We would like to thank you on behalf of the whole team and hope to have the pleasure of having you stay with us again sometime. Kind regards,...

Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this wonderful place before the changes were made, but from what I can see they have merely added to its beauty. ... it was the most restful, idyllic, perfect holiday I have ever had ... the staff were wonderful. .. the manager took the trouble to see me safely onto my speedboat when I finally had to leave...

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Mariya_Shareef, Manager at Summer Island Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Jill h, Thank you for leaving a wonderful review on your holiday with us at Summer island Maldives. We are very glad to hear that you had a wonderful stay. We were very happy to have you stay with us and hope to have the pleasure of seeing you again. Kind regards, Mari

Antwerp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my fifth visit to the Maldives, first time solo and first time at Summer Island. First of all I would like to thank all the people working on Summer Island to make me feel at home and congratulate them on the fine job they are doing! I stayed at a water villa on the sunset side and this...

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Mariya_Shareef, Manager at Summer Island Maldives, responded to this review

Dear broweyedgirl, Thank you for your honest review on Summer Island. We appreciate every comment and try our best to improve ourselves with the suggestions. I will look into food at Hiya and make sure that it is improved. As for the cushions around the sun lounges, they are still new, however, we are in the process of changing them...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had our honeymoon there (premium beach villa). It was heavenly. The staff do everything they can to make every wish come true! The sandbankpicknick is not cheap, but the money is definitely worth it. I would like to praise the staff of the Hiya restaurant, especially our waiter Hafiz and the Singapur chef Sandy! They were always very friendly...

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Mariya_Shareef, Manager at Summer Island Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Vanessa O, Thank you so much for your time in reviewing Summer Island. We are very happy to hear that you had a lovely time with us. We do hope to see you again sometime. Kind regards, Mariya

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

23rd February to 6th March A superb ten night stay on this island in the Male atoll chain. The resort is a class act with the staff being top notch, being polite and attentive to the guests needs and requirements. I stayed in a Superior Beach Bungalow (370) which has a comfortable modern decor and situated in a great position...

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Mariya_Shareef, Manager at Summer Island Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Warren S, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We are very happy to hear that you had a good time. We look forward to having you back with us again. Kind regards, Mari

Renens, Switzerland
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Staying on Summer Island is like being in paradise. The island is beautifully kept and the accommodation is top class. We were in a water villa which was amazing, it felt like our own little home on the water for 10 days - perfect! Just by the the water villas and premium bungalows are the Hiya restaurant and Avi bar...

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Mariya_Shareef, Manager at Summer Island Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Mark, Thank you so much for your valuable review. We appreciate your honest comments and we will make sure to do more about the safety information in general to all guests. Slippery signs are not being put in the Water Villa stairs as a warning. We thank you again for visiting us, and very happy to hear that you...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 22 February 2017

It was perfect. I stayed in the superior beach room and I was very pleased with the staff and the place. We had one issue which was quickly clarified. We booked a full board room, the staff said that it includes all meals and beverages but it turns out that it does not include any beverages only water and we...

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Dear SHStravel, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us. I apologize for the confusion on the meal plan, and glad that it was sorted out. Thank you again and hope to have you with us again. Kind regards Mari

Helsingborg, Sweden
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Summer Island in the Maldives was the most wonderful place we have ever visited. Relaxed atmosphere with barefoot restaurants, good food & drinks and the most wonderful beaches around the whole island and beautiful reefs for snorkeling. We saw several reefsharks, mantas, stingrays, moray eels and beautiful fishes in all the colors you can imagine. We booked a garden villa,...

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Mariya_Shareef, Manager at Summer Island Maldives, responded to this review

Dear anitakurucz, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay with us. It was a pleasure having you and very glad to hear that you had a wonderful stay. We hope to see you again at Summer Island. Kind regards, Mariya

Paris, France
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Everything was perfect !! don't change anything ! Thank you for your hospitaility, your kindness, for all ... I just come back from this paradise, and my head is still full of the pictures of this atoll, full of memories. Summer island is flawless. My children were very happy and still talk about this trip. i will be back InchaAllah....

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Dear Divafatima, Thank you so much for taking the time to review your holiday with us. It was great to hear that you and your family had a wonderful time. We do hope to see you again in Summer island. Kind regards, Mariya

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Summer Island Maldives is a truly beautiful, new 'barefoot' resort owned and managed by people from the Maldives. Truly the perfect Maldivian Barefoot Holiday where Summer Never Ends. A holiday at Summer is really a journey of discovery more than a holiday. Take a seaplane to a fairytale lagoon and walk barefoot on fine sand the colour of icing sugar and feel it tickle your soles. Learn to navigate a coral reef and fulfil your Maldivian adventure with dolphins and turtles. Live in ocean villas suspended over jewelled waters or stay in land villas with sublime ocean views - the choice is yours. Feast on international cuisines touched with a hint of Maldivian flavour and unwind at our over-water spa with our classic offerings to knead your tension away. Discover your destination playground at Summer Island Maldives where Summer Never Ends. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Summer Island Maldives

Address: North Male Atoll, 08460 (Formerly Summer Island Village)
Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > North Male Atoll > Ziyaaraifushi Island
Price Range: $454 - $973 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Summer Island Maldives 3.5*
Number of rooms: 156
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Also Known As:
Summer Island Village Hotel North Male Atoll
Summer Island Village Maldives
Summer Island Village Resort
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I was spending my vacation in summer island when a person drowned while snorkeling , the victim was brought on to boat however there was no one on board who was able to give effective cpr and it was complete havoc where the crew members shouted at one another and the victim was brought back to the resort where they had no AED facility nor a doctor. Neither of it was available and again after shifting the patient into a speed boat they took the victim to the near by resort , luckily from the island there was one x paramedic who knew to give cpr but already when he started it the victim didn't look like he had any life left in him . Because so much time was wasted without being attended and so much miscommunication that for no reason victim was brought back to an island where there was no doctor or AED and taking the victim from point A to point B and finally to neighboring resort point C took almost more than one hour .

The family members were helplessly looking at their deceased father and the rest of the guests where terrified .

We came to the resort having the assurance that a doctor is available twenty four seven with life supporting medical equipments in hand . We had an assurance as such and idea as such and we pay lot of money and yet get our health insurance scheme for the vacation .

Having witnessed all that has happened and how irresponsible the resort manager was regarding the matter and not even asking for forgiveness from us who was on the boat during the incident felt like we are being deceived and cheated .

No matter what , I would never visit that island again knowing that everything that's advertised is a big fat Greek lie .

A very poor management and in respect to life saving techniques no body was around and not a doctor was available and it was all shouting and screaming at one another and the manager itself did not know how to react and calm the people down.

A beautiful island like rest of the maldivain islands but noticed staff lacking service and no guidance and everything is in an auto run where no one cares about providing proper hospitality to us.

Thank you

Truly

Chritina

8 months ago

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“A room close to the water or a water villa is best, there is a generator in the middle of the island which can bring some noice.”
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