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    Rihiveli by Castaway Hotels & Escapes

    South Male Atoll
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          “no shoes” (25 reviews)
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          Reviewed 22 February 2017

          A very nice place, with only 48 bungalows on a small island with plenty of trees and flowers. Plenty of returning customers coming here for the last 30 years. Bungalows are really nice, wooden roof with ceiling fan, with a lot of space inside. Covered...More

          Thank isafromkl
          Response from Rihiveli1, Manager at Rihiveli by Castaway Hotels & EscapesResponded 19 March 2017

          Dear isafromkl, Thank you for your review. We are happy that you have enjoyed your stay in Rihiveli and have exceeded your expectation. The main concept and direction of the resort is to offer our guests a very simple yet a comfortable holiday destination where...More

          Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

          We went over there in November. It's located in a wonderful island. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Although the island isn't very big, we were not bored as the hotel organizes interesting activities every day. For example, there was snorkeling twice a day for...More

          1  Thank OlgaN3
          Response from Rihiveli1, Manager at Rihiveli by Castaway Hotels & EscapesResponded 14 March 2017

          Dear OlgaN3, Thank you for reviewing us and sharing the same. Happy to learn that you have enjoyed your stay with us and we are able to meet your expectations with the service as well as the package inclusions. Our culinary team wins praises from...More

          Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

          This private island is really paradise. The room/"villa" is located right on the beach. Sometimes it feels like you have your own private beach as you could stay in your sun bed for a day and maybe see 2-3 people. At least if you have...More

          1  Thank Mmaarrttiinn
          Response from Rihiveli1, Manager at Rihiveli by Castaway Hotels & EscapesResponded 14 March 2017

          Dear Mmaarrttiinn, Thank you for taking time to review us. As you have pointed out Rihiveli is not a five star resort but a resort with very basic facilities where we promote No news No Shoes philosophy. We invite all our guests to remove shoes...More

          Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

          Oh boy, oh boy!! What a marvel!! One of the most amazing places we have travelled so far. In terms of comfort, you get exactly what they advertise – simply check the pictures on the website (accommodation, beach, restaurant, lagoon and so on) – they...More

          3  Thank tomtom14
          Response from Rihiveli1, Manager at Rihiveli by Castaway Hotels & EscapesResponded 4 March 2017

          Dear tomtom14, Greetings from Rihiveli team...! Thank you for such a lovely review of your stay and sharing this true Rihiveli experience with the readers here. Indeed the simple lifestyle which you will experience in Rihiveli will not be the same that of other resorts....More

          Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

          It's our first time visiting Maldives (certainly not the last) so can't comment on how good this place is compared to other resorts. All I'd vouch for is: good range of activities including (free) snorkelling trips, kayaking, paddle board, snooker, table tennis, volleyball. You can...More

          2  Thank Derek H
          Response from Rihiveli1, Manager at Rihiveli by Castaway Hotels & EscapesResponded 13 February 2017

          Dear Derek H, Greetings from Rihiveli by Castaway Hotels and Escapes..! Thank you for taking time to share your Rihiveli experience with the readers and us. We acknowledge the error made by our team at the time of check-in, however we are happy that we...More

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          • Breakfast included
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          • Breakfast included
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          • US$222 - US$904 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 48
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          • Location
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          • Kaafu Atoll >
          • South Male Atoll >
          • Mahaanaelhihuraa Island
          • Also Known As
          • Rihiveli Beach Hotel South Male Atoll
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          raizoadams
          Anyone has taken the transfer from Maafushi to Rihiveli Beach by iCom Tours? May I know how does it work?
          10 June 2017|
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          Response from Beets_01 | Reviewed this property |
          Hi, yes i went with icom tours. You have to have minimum amount of 6 people in order to go and let the guys from icom that u wanna get on this trip. Pay full amount (which gets refunded if trip is not happening) and then set... More
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          Anyone has taken the transfer from Maafushi to Rihiveli Beach by iCom Tours? May I know how does it work?
          10 June 2017|
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          Response from Natacha S |
          Hi, You must contact your travel agency who is in charge you to communicate the differents details of thie transfer Best Regards Natacha
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          maria c
          Is it possible to reach the resort by public ferry? I can see speedboats and ferrys going to Guraidhoo but no idea how to get from there to Mahaanaelhihuraa island / the hotel. Any info anyone?? has anyone found an alternative way to the one provided by the hotel? Thanks
          24 May 2017|
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          Response from andrijana87ilic | Reviewed this property |
          Hi, I visited this resort from Maafushi island. This Maafushi island can be reached from Male or airoport :) Hope this can help you a little bit!
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          "Take iCom's speed boat for transfer ;)"
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          "You can make your choice , sunrise or sunset side of the island.my suggestion is sunrise."
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          "Bungalows in the Sector A are better located."
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