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dunsfold
Reviewed 2 February 2015

We've just got back from our second visit and enjoyed it just as much as the first time - in fact we think the food was even better this time. Well done chefs. We wished there was a tips box so that the chefs and gardeners etc. would get a share. There was a bottle of wine and a bowl...

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Catherine , Guest Relations Manager at Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Lesley, Sunny greetings from Vilamendhoo! It is a pleasure to read that you had a great time with us and that the marine life did provide you with unforgettable memories. We thank you for your comment on our kitchen and I will make sure to inform our Chef about this compliment. Lesley, we would love to welcome you back...

Frederiksberg, Denmark
Reviewed 30 January 2015

Stayed 7 days in January 2015 in a beach villa with our son, two years old. Everything was just great. This is a fantastic paradise island where everything is just happening in a relaxing pace. The food in the buffet was far better than expected (after having read the other reviews), room was great, snorkeling was great, staff was great...

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Catherine , Guest Relations Manager at Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Kenneth C, Sunny greetings from Vilamendhoo! Thank you for writing this wonderful review on our little island paradise. It is a pleasure to read that you have fully enjoyed your time with us. We often receive the feedback that even though the hotel is fully booked it does not feel like it. I am glad you had the same...

Munich
Reviewed 29 January 2015

My husband and I spent 2 weeks on Vilamendhoo in June last year (sorry for the late report) - what a fantastic place! We flew with Oman Air and were pleasantly surprised - really comfortable, good service. The only drawback was changing planes in the middle of the night, but you get that with most of the Middle East airlines....

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Catherine , Guest Relations Manager at Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Batfish-B, Sunny greetings from Vilamendhoo! Thank you for your wonderful comment. It is a pleasure reading that you have fully enjoyed your stay with us. I am glad that you enjoyed diving with the Euro Divers and that the food as well as the facilities have met your expectations. Batfish-B, Please do not hesitate to contact us for any...

Houston
Reviewed 29 January 2015

Researching resorts in the Maldives is liking picking which slice of heaven you'd like to visit. Everything looks amazing. We decided on Vilamendhoo because it was a single resort island and the cost was very reasonable. I couldn't be happier with our choice. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The food was good and had lots of choices (my...

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Catherine , Guest Relations Manager at Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Karen R, Sunny greetings from Vilamendhoo! Thank you for your wonderful comment. It is a pleasure reading that you have fully enjoyed your stay with us. It is very motivating for the Vilamendhoo Team that we can have such an influence on our guest’s stay and I will certainly share your comment with our football team. Karen R, please...

Nettetal, Germany
Reviewed 28 January 2015

A beautiful quiet resort. The Jacuzzi Beach Bungalow with a open bathroom was great. Top service. The waiters are very friendly.The beach the sea and the coral reef are very beautiful.. Massage at the spa was amazing. Wifi is ok. Main courses are great. the room keepers visit regularly to keep the room clean.

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Catherine , Guest Relations Manager at Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Dinchen L, Sunny greetings from Vilamendhoo! Thank you for your wonderful feedback. It is a pleasure to read that you has a fantastic holiday with us. Dinchen L, please do not hesitate to contact us via reservations@vilamendhooisland.com if we may be of assistance for any future visits. Warm regards, Catherine Turmes, Assistant Guest Services Manager

Pontefract, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2015

Arrival: Vilamendhoo was the second part of our holiday having spent the first week at their sister island Kuredu. The transfer was brilliant, we left Kuredu nice and early and arrived at Vilamendhoo by 9am. We were greeted by Anastacia, her introduction to the hotel was a bit wishy washy, she gave us a map of the island & some...

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Catherine , Guest Relations Manager at Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear KPKJ, Greetings from Vilamendhoo! Thank you for your feedback. It is wonderful to read that you had overall a good time with us. Please know that Vilamendhoo is striving to improve and we have already taken necessary actions since November to improve on the arrival experience. Thank you for your kind words about most of our staff. This is...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 21 January 2015

It is a beautiful resort with amazing coral reef and beautiful sunset views from the common deck(not from the villas). Wifi is good. Quiet and very clean. Unfortunately customer service need to be improved. We went there for our wedding anniversary. We stayed one night in Jacuzzi water villa and 2 nights in beach villa. We preferred the beach villa...

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Catherine , Guest Relations Manager at Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear sam1112015, Greetings from Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa! First of all I would like to sincerely apologize for not having met your expectations during your room change experience. Please be ensured that we are considering all the points mentioned and that we will take the necessary actions to improve our services offered based on your experience. Our Jacuzzi Beach...

Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2015

Stayed here 7th - 22 December 2014 for our honeymoon. Weren't really any negatives - only things I can think of is on honeymoon you're supposed to get flower display on the bed/free half bottle of champagne. I think because we spent two nights at a neighbouring island (and got free whale shark/mantra ray excursion and candlelit dinner for free...

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Catherine , Guest Relations Manager at Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear TaraD87, Sunny greetings from Vilamendhoo! First, I would like to thank you for your wonderful review. It is a pleasure to read that you fully enjoyed your honeymoon with us. I am glad you enjoyed your excursions however I regret to read that you did not have the chance to see a Whale Shark. We do see them quite...

Kollam, India
Reviewed 19 January 2015

Gr8 place, gr8 location, gr8 food...excellent service....amazing beach....it think this is what I can say about vilamendho resort....its around 25 mins sea plane from airpot...right form the moment u reach u feel the difference...if u r someone who loves snorkeling and scuba..then I thinks its just amazing..for those like me who do not know don't worry..t.hey give us free trainsing...

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Catherine , Guest Relations Manager at Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Prashantgvarghese, Sunny greetings from Vilamendhoo! Thank you very much for you great review. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed you stay this much. We do in deed offer snorkeling lessons for guest that would like to become more confident while snorkeling. I am glad that you appreciated this. Prashantgvarghese, if you wish to visit us again...

Guernsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2015

We stayed 7th Dec till 22nd Dec.We flew direct with British Airways which I believe is the only direct flight from Gatwick now. We found Cosmos or Hayes and Jarvis can take these bookings.We went to Villamendhoo for my husbands 50th Birthday treat and we were more that happy with the island. We have been to Embudu once,Komandhoo once and...

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Catherine , Guest Relations Manager at Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear helena r, Sunny greetings from Vilamendhoo! First of all I would like to thank you for your kind review. It is wonderful to read that you enjoyed your time with us. Helena r, I regret to read that the second boat trip did not meet your expectations. I will certainly raise your comment in order for us to improve...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Vilamendhoo Island Resort, surrounded by a beautiful lagoon, an excellent house reef and long stretches of white, sandy beach, is the only Resort on the island of Vilamendhoo, South Ari Atoll. It is 900 meters long by 250 meters wide, about 55 acres. Your seaplane transfer from Velana International Airport is a scenic, 25 minute flight. 184 Rooms include 30 Jacuzzi water villas, 30 Jacuzzi beach villas, 111 beach villas and 13 garden rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa

Address: Vilamendhoo Island, 20187
Region: Maldives > Alifu Atoll > Southern Ari Atoll > Vilamendhoo
Price Range: $395 - $1,418 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa 4.5*
Number of rooms: 184
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Vilamendhoo Island Resort & Spa Maldives
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