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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2015

We came here from the 15th of jan for a week after doing sri Lanka for 2 weeks prior .we arrived by speed boat at night and reached the island after a 20 minute trip at 11pm .on arrival you are greeted with cold towels and a iced tea which was most welcome.. We had booked an over water suite...

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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 detailed and wonderful feedback “Wow”, it brings us so much pleasure to know that you had a great stay with us. We are so delighted to hear that you had such a memorable experience with us, found our staff excellent and exceptional as well as the facilities lived up to your expectations. It was...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 January 2015

I've been to this resort 12 times since 2001, mostly in late March and up to mid/late April each year, so I've seen and experienced all the changes. My main interest is surfing and this cannot be faulted. Neither can the service in all of the bars and restaurants. The accommodation is very well appointed and rooms are serviced daily,...

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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 share your experience of Chaaya Island Dhonveli. As always it’s an absolute pleasure to have you staying here with us and we are so delighted that you are finding your stays to wonderful for each time. Indeed, Chaaya Island Dhonveli has been consecutively awarded as the Leading Surf Resort in Maldives...

cheshireuk
Reviewed 24 January 2015

This is a lovely island. Second visit there. Nothing can be faulted. The staff are the glue that hold this island together. They made our second holiday here as magic as the first one. We are regular travellers to the Maldives over a 20 year period, and this Island hits the spot for us in terms of pricing and the...

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

Dear Guest, How wonderful it is to read your review “a maldivian gem”! We are all very glad to find that you had a pleasurable stay with us. It was a pleasure having you here with us once again, and we are glad that you left us with wonderful memories and experiences that did not fade away over a short...

Germany
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Last Minute I took the decision to fly over for a short vacation of 4 nights/5days to the Maledives. It was my first vacation alone and I was looking for a nice place where I am - as a young woman - able to relax, snorkel and enjoy the beauty of the maledives islands. I read all the good reviews...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for your detailed feedback, we are so delighted to hear that all facilities and small details provided at Chaaya Island Dhonveli lived up to your expectations and that you had a great stay with us. It brings us so much happiness to know also that you found our staff, facilities and nature to make your short...

Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 23 January 2015

I went to Cinnamon Island Dhonveli with my husband on our honeymoon and we have the best impression! The hotel itself is really peaceful, perfect to get a rest and really forget about all everyday problems for a while. Upon our arrival we found out, that the hotel gave us a better room than the one we paid for (room...

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

Dear Guest, What an honor to receive such a wonderful review from the both of you! We are so delighted that you had a great stay with us and appreciated our facilities and services, it means a lot to us. Glad to hear that you had such a memorable honeymoon with us as well. The personal recognition to our staff...

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2015

How can we thank our friends at Dhonveli when they made our holiday so special yet again. From Lassan our wonderful waiter again, to Chefs Danu and Malik and Billy the bar waiter, Vera in the spa and Lydia and all the team at the dive center. You have made it impossible to even consider going anywhere else next year....

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

Dear Guest, Thank you once again for another great review of Chaaya Island Dhonveli and for choosing us again as your holiday destination! As always it’s an absolute pleasure to have you staying here with us and we are so delighted that you are finding your stays to becoming even more wonderful for each time. We are also so pleased...

Witham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2015

This hotel is great value for money. Although we booked with Virgin and they state 3.5 star The food is 4 sta, r defiantly. Chefs cook for you each meal. It's fantastic. The waiters were great.sevice was superb. Your drinks in the all inclusive are limited. But we managed. The whole resort is very clean that staff work so hard....

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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 sharing your great review and recognizing the value we created for you during your stay with us. We are truly delighted to know that you found Chaaya Island Dhonveli great value for money, fantastic food and of great service. We will certainly share your feedback to our staff to inspire them all the...

Jakarta
Reviewed 12 January 2015

Spent 6 nights there including New Year celebration. Stayed in over water villa was amazed with the view from the room. Just opened the window, can see variety of colorful fish. From the room can go down for snorkeling only. If you want to experience swim at the beach, just walk to the beach lagoon, you can swim there and...

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing Chaaya Island Dhonveli as your holiday destination and for taking the time to share your comments on your stay. We are glad that you had experience “Great view from over water villa (sunrise)”. We regret to know that at some point we did not met your expectations while you’re staying with us, please accept...

Zagreb, Croatia
Reviewed 10 January 2015

Stayed there with wife and two kids in January for 4days. We had great time there. Would describe it as great landscape, friendly staff, good food and accomodation. Transportation was organized with speed boat. We waited at airport other passangers to arrive not more than 20 mins. Immediately provided with waters. Travel takes only 20 mins to reach iskand. Greeted...

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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 sharing your detailed review “Nice resort close to airport” with other travelers here in Trip Advisor. We are delighted, that our team has played a key role in the success of your holiday. Great to hear your family enjoyed Chaaya Island Dhonveli experience. Our resort is indeed an ideal destination for families travelling...

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 January 2015

Welcomed off an exciting speedboat transfer by friendly staff with cool cloths and drinks - that set the standard for the rest of the holiday - the staff could not do enough for you and always with a smile. We stayed in beach bungalows with steps down into the lagoon 2 metres from our door. On our way to the...

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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 share your experience "One of our best holidays ever". Our sincere gratitude for the compliments you have given to our resort and team. Glad to know that you enjoyed our resort facilities and amenities, marine life in the island, excursion programs and diving activity including staff service. Your wonderful commendations simply...

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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
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • 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: $359 - $1,050 (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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