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Canareef Resort Maldives

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Pool & Beach (179)
Room & Suite (101)
19060 See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Situated in the southernmost atoll of the Maldives, lies the idyllic Canareef Resort Maldives, a 271 villa resort that presents the best the country has to offer. Our island spans 4.5 kilometres, which is the More longest island resort in the country. Indulge in the multitude of activities the resort has for you to enjoy. Go beneath the waves, experience our 25 unique dive locations and spot dolphins all year round. Leave your inhibitions at home and 'Step Out of The Blue' with us. Canareef Resort Maldives welcomes you with 271 spacious rooms for your honeymoon, friends or family. Each villa is refined by nature and designed for guests to enjoy the lush natural vegetation of the Island. Our villas consists of 80 Sunrise Villas, 71 Sunset Beach Villas and 120 Jacuzzi Villas from sizes of 76sqm - 97sqm. The Equator Crossing to the Resort would be one of the key highlights of your trip to our Island with your loved ones or friends, as guests get to view breath-taking aerial view of the Maldives expansive turquoise blue atolls riddle in the Indian Ocean. All guests to the Island via domestic flight will receive a personalised Equator Crossing Certificate from the Captain of the airplane. Just when you thought the fun and thrills was about to stop, hold on to your seats and be blown away by a short 10-minute exhilarating speed boat ride from Gan International Airport. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$203 - US$1,058 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
J Resort Handhufushi
Also Known As
j Resort Handhufushi Hotel Addu Atoll
j Hotel Handhufushi
j Hotel Addu Atoll
Maldives > Addu Atoll > Herathera Island
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Getting there
Gan-Seenu Airport10 km
Kaadedhdhoo Airport29 km
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Traveller (836)
Pool & Beach (179)
Room & Suite (101)
Dining (44)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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1 - 5 of 193 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good service. I went because purchased a good deal with meals included. It is a run down business. If you are looking for a high end Luxury resort, it is not the place. In my opinion, landscape is a little messy and cheap. They...More

Thank Rosie F
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

We went with our friend and family and the service is very bad. Me and my dad went to breakfast and we ate and went back to the room. Later when my sister an mom went the said that they had already eaten and don't...More

6  Thank WORT g
Reviewed 16 August 2018

We visited Canareef in Mid Jan 2018. It was a complete package for us since we landed at Gan Island - speed boat ride, resort stay, food (indian as well but most I enjoyed was my breakfast), morning stroll, pool side party, pool time, resort...More

Thank HeenaJain
Reviewed 7 August 2018

We stayed in the sunrise rooms.The sunset rooms have beach adjacent to it and sunrise rooms have the view of the sea. The rooms are individual row houses alongside the sea. There are all kinds of facilities within the resort -restaurants, bars, gym, sports center...More

2  Thank Prontod17
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Recently stayed here for 3 nights/4 days with my extended family. We had three sunset beach villas on full board. We arrived in Gan Island directly by Sri Lankan airlines, so only had to take a 10 – 15 min speed boat to hotel, which...More

2  Thank sriramhary
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4 October 2018|
Response from Preben K | Reviewed this property |
They serve diffrent food, no spesific food
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14 September 2018|
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Response from thanu b | Reviewed this property |
Yes it’s the same resort. Normally they offer, half board and full board. So you’re lunch is included in your package if you’re taking full board. Room price start for 120$
Room Tips
"Do not go the village trip. It is scary. You will regret."
4 weeks ago
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"Sunrise villa don't have access to lagoon."
11 Jul 2018
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"Sunset Villa"
21 Jun 2018
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"Best beach houses are on the west side of the Island. There is practical no beach on east side."
5 Mar 2018
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