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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 16 December 2016

My wife and I had 5 nights in water villa 206. It was an excellent holiday. Mark and Laura and their exceptional staff are everything you would expect to find one of the best small hotels in the world that we have stayed in. Its hard to find the superlatives about this resort but a word of caution. This is...

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7Thank mikeyHongKong
Reviewed 14 December 2016

all i loved from staff, services, diving, place, environment etc. for us as a couple it was a remorable experinced in our life..sand was unbeatable with blue clear water with amazing house reef..lovely

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5Thank Rose K
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We spent 4 nights on this wonderful small little paradise island and had a great time. The quality of food is outstadnign thorughout the different restraunts from just lunch to Seagrill to the Italian. We also had an amazing sunset champgne cruise which we truly enjoyed. Also the gardens and greens are very well kept by the very friendly gardening...

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6Thank Christl W
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I have been on the Maldives not for 5 times at different places. Kandolhu is the best. The other 4 were Lily Beach, Moofushi, Mirihi and the Park Hyatt. Especially diving and snorkeling are exceptional. Enough has already been said on food and service, so I do not want to go into that. I agree that both are superb. Sadly...

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5Thank mlddrss
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Five stars do not do this Island justice. This is the second time we have been to Kandolhu. We were so impressed with the Island and staff that we booked to go back within a couple of weeks of our return last year. You fly to the island by seaplane then have a short journey by speedboat. On arrival the...

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5Thank kmarshall02
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We spent a week at Kandolhu in late November, and found it the perfect way to totally relax. The staff are fantastic and the entire island is wonderfully looked after. Weather was a bit mixed but always warm, and the snorkelling is so good whatever the weather - huge variety of fish and sharks, and we also saw a bunch...

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6Thank Philip C
SOUTHAMPTON
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We spent 10 days on this wonderful island this month & we had booked a beach villa , but we were very lucky to be upgraded to a duplex villa -So much space for two people ..There is a wide choice of wines in your room (but I was on medication ) we didn't open any -so if you are...

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2Thank Maldive3
Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were pretty specific about what we were looking for in our luxury Maldives trip. A luxury overwater villa, all inclusive with no "payable extras" and amazing food. And Kandolhu lived up to all our expectations. It's a stunning and beautifully managed island resort. Have no doubts. This is the place of dreams.

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4Thank Bryony E
Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

I went there for one year wedding anniversary. The view and snorkeling were exceptional from my room which is Ocean Villa with pool. Turtles and sharks can be easily seen from just a short snorkeling from the room. Other than the resort itself, staffs are also excellent, they are friendly and very helpfulness. I would like to confirm that this...

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3Thank Bozzanovee
Netley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Kandolhu is without question, the best holiday location my wife and I have ever visited. If I could rate it more than 5 stars - i would - it simply doesn't compare to anything else! We spent 3 nights in an overwater villa as part of our honeymoon and are frustrated we didn't stay longer! From the moment we arrived...

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5Thank Warren O

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The best kept secret in the Maldives - Kandolhu is tiny yet it encapsulates luxury and bespoke service presented in rich Maldivian hospitality. Ringed by a stunning house reef with thriving marine life complete with wide stretch of white sandy beaches, Kandolhu makes for an idyllic getaway. Five distinct villas are your choices for slumber. Inspired by contemporary Maldivian architecture, all villas are lavish and unique in its own way. They come adorned with world class furnishings complete with modern technology to offer you the perfect home for your stay with us. For the top Kandolhu experience, book an Ocean Pool Villa with its spacious living space, "glass box" bathroom and the promise of breathtaking views of the sun setting over the Indian Ocean. Embark on gourmet journeys at four fine restaurants. Create your own quintessential Maldivian experience on Kandolhu with the Ultimate Inclusions package. Dine at a restaurant of your choice as you enjoy over 30 globally accredited old and new world wines, tropical cocktails, and a spectrum of premium spirits that are just some of the perks included in this package. World class dive sites are within easy reach of Kandolhu, where amazing encounters of the deep is made easy. Snorkel in the house reef and meet resident turtles. Tour the island whilst paddling a kayak or a stand up paddleboard, and come evening engage in a fluo night snorkelling. Invigorate your mind, body and soul at Varu Spa, and uncover complete wellness. Select sensual therapies from our signature product line, Voya an organic product range made from hand harvested seaweed. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kandolhu Maldives

Address: North Ari Atoll
Region: Maldives > Alifu Atoll > North Ari Atoll
Price Range: $1,127 - $2,528 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kandolhu Maldives 5*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Kandholhu Island Hotel North Ari Atoll
Kandholhu Island Resort And Spa
Kandolhu Maldives North Ari Atoll
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#1 Spa Hotel in North Ari Atoll
#1 Luxury Hotel in North Ari Atoll
#1 On the Beach Hotel in North Ari Atoll
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“Ocean Pool Villa or straight on to the beach - tough choice!”
  • A bathroom with a view (blinds if you want them but we never needed to)
 of 5 bubbles WendyHP, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“East side rooms for early morning sun bathing and great sunrise photos.”
 of 5 bubbles Serialglobetrotter, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The Duplex Pool Villa that we stayed in was very spacious and comfortable”
  • Sunset cruise
  • Duplex Pool Villa
 of 5 bubbles Q7899VAdaved, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sunset side”
  • One of the Bathrooms
 of 5 bubbles S4028XOstevenh, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The Sunset Beach or Duplex Villas are perfect if you want a private beach with loads of sun.”
 of 5 bubbles 970BillM970, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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