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New Malden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 April 2015

This place is bad for your mental health. I’ve (we’ve) been back 3 days and am deeply depressed due to missing everything about Chaaya Island Dhonveli. The Staff - Deary me, everyone we met couldn't do enough for us. From reception, to everyone at each bar, to the entire team (everyone) at our restaurant (more later) the chap at the...

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15Thank Andy J
Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing in details the wonderful experience you enjoyed at Chaaya Island Dhonveli! Were glad that we were able to make your partners special day even more special. It gives us great pleasure to provide all our guests a memorable and amazing stay experience and were happy that we were able to give you exactly that...

Towcester, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 April 2015

just returned from 2 weeks on this beautiful island from the moment we stepped on the speedboat from the airport which in its self is an experience it truly was the holiday of a lifetime if you want nightclubs etc DONT COME but if you want great surroundings wonderful people superb food peace and quiet COME the staff can not...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write this review “does what it says on the tin “at Chaaya Island Dhonveli. It’s just amazing to hear that you had such a wonderful and total relaxing experience here with us and thank you for your lovely words. We are so delighted to find that you truly enjoyed your stay...

England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2015

This is aesthetically a sand covered tropical paradise island. The island is kept tidy all the time. The one thing you notice straight away is no noise Apart from the sea, no motorbikes, no cars, no pollution and you don't even hear the Staff come up behind you on their bikes. The service in the restaurant is special with personal...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for the great review of our lovely island. We are delighted to see that you were pleased and satisfied with our facilities and services and have, indeed, thoroughly enjoyed your recent stay. It is so wonderful to learn that our staff and culinary team were able to make your stay with us more enjoyable....

Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2015

My wife and I came to this beautiful island for the diving and we were not disappointed. The island looks beautiful and the staff and food are amazing. We stayed in a water villa (708) and it was defiantly worth the extra money for the space and the privacy. The boat ride from the airport is great and only about...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your review from your holiday with us. We are glad to read that Dhonveli was for your snorkeling and diving experience. We are so delighted to find that you appreciated our island, amazing staff, and cuisine prepared by our culinary team. On the other hand we apologize for the inconvenience during your stay. We...

Reviewed 30 March 2015

We stayed for 9 nights in beach bungalow no. 215, which had the best part of the beach, rooms are basic but good value. Great outside shower, the walls are a bit thin but we were lucky as the room next door was being renovated for most of our holiday. When we vacated our room on the last day, there...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at Chaaya Island Dhonveli and sharing your experience with other Trip Advisor readers. It is always a pleasure to see that you experience the best of Dhonveli has to offer from snorkeling to just enjoying your beach bungalow. Your good comments about our culinary team and staff...

Reviewed 30 March 2015

we stayed at Chaaya in March for our honeymoon and from the moment we arrived it was pure relaxation. We booked a beach bungalow with the thoughts that we would try and upgrade to an over the water bungalow and when reception called to say one was available we actually turned them down as the beach bungalows were amazing! We...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Wow, what an amazing review, thank you so much! We are so delighted that you had such a memorable and total relaxing honeymoon experience with us at Chaaya Island Dhonveli. Glad to know that you experienced the best that Dhonveli has to offer. We will passed on your good words to our team and this will surely motivate...

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2015

What can we say but an absolute fabulous experience. Just got back from the most wonderful holiday.. We were allocated a beach bungalow room 408 right on the beach just magical. Lovely big room cannot get over the outside bath watching the stars at night, not the same when you come home and have a roof over yours. ha ha...Our...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write this review “Absolutely fabulous” at Chaaya Island Dhonveli! We are happy to receive the fabulous feedback you gave us during your stay. We are so glad that your Beach Bungalow room we allocated you met your expectations and that you also enjoyed the service delivered to you. The Cuisine at...

Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2015

We have just returned from Chaaya Dhonveli after15 nights stay. We had a wonderful time, and would like to thank all the staff who made it special for us. To name just a few they are as follows:-Shiela and her friend, and Roushiena in reception. Our waiters Nayaz & Micca a special thanks. Barmen:- Kalum in the Surf bar. In...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for all your kind words and valued feedback. We are so glad to read your wonderful review “Our Paradise Holiday”. We are delighted that you had a great time and enjoyed everything. Thank you for highlighting our staff and it is always nice receiving such good feedback. It is wonderful to read that they made your...

Coleshill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2015

Stayed in a beach bungalow (207) march 2015. 20 minute speed boat transfer. Room was in great location overlooking the lagoon, where you could snorkel and see all the different sealife. While we were there we saw rays, sharks and so many different types of fish, just amazing. Yes there are areas where improvements can be made but if you...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for this beautiful review! We are so pleased to read that you had an amazing stay with us and appreciated both the staff, facilities and the marine life experience. We are happy to know that we made your stay memorable and “So relaxing” experience during your first visit here in Maldives. Once again, thank you very...

Reviewed 26 March 2015 via mobile

We were delighted that we're given a free upgrade to water villa for our 3n4d stay. The room is awesome and the view is very relaxing. The staffs were very accommodating and they were able to remember our preference when dining. The place is very peaceful and breathtaking. We were able to enjoy snorkeling with the help of their professional...

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Chaaya Island D... G, Guest Relations Manager at Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for this wonderful review during your stay here at Chaaya Island Dhonveli. Our sincere gratitude for the compliments you have given to the resort and our team. It certainly warms our hearts whenever we hear the feedback of our guests that we have satisfied their needs. We are grateful that you take the time to write...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives is Kaafu Atoll's best-kept secret for its world famous surf point known as Pasta Point. Located in the heart of the best surf areas, the island is a paradise for water sports lovers. Surfing, Diving, Snorkeling, Canoeing, Pedalo are hot favorites while Outdoor sports such as Tennis, Beach Volley Ball and Badminton are also available. This exqusite island resort offers lavish living spaces with 148 stylish rooms and six restaurants and bars. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives

Address: Kanuoiy Huraa (Formerly Chaaya Island Dhonveli)
Region: Maldives > Kaafu Atoll > North Male Atoll > Farukolhufushi Island
Price Range: $372 - $1,104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cinnamon Dhonveli Maldives 4*
Number of rooms: 148
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Also Known As:
Chaaya Island Dhonveli Hotel North Male Atoll
Chaaya Island Dhonveli Resort
Dhonveli Beach Spa
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